Advice on how to make first Tumi purchase? Full-set? Discount retailers (Nordstrom rack, etc.)? Holiday sales? I assume PwC doesn't have a corporate discount, so any help is appreciated!
I’m miserable at my job but want to wait it out until I take an upcoming vacation in July. Is it stupid that I’m not looking for jobs when I’m completely bored, uninspiring and irritated everyday?
Do you guys sometimes think you’re not living life right? Like you’re some type of robot. I think the 40 hour work week + PTO constraints is a bit much.
What is a standard amount personal paid of time off in consulting (excluding national holidays)? Asking in days per year. Current offer is for 10 but that’s less than my old firm. However this is my first job switch so I’m not sure what’s considered average.
Everyone and their mama has been raving about air fryers. They said it's a healthier alternative to deep frying. Any recommendations? I want one for my holiday meals. I am currently looking at this one on Macys. https://www.macys.com/shop/product/crux-6.3-quart-digital-touchscreen-electric-air-fryer-created-for-macys?ID=11304871&pla_country=US&CAGPSPN=pla&cm_mmc=Google_SH_PLA_Cookware-_-GS_Cookware_PLA_Crux-_-293719126716-_-pg1050674350_m_kclickid__kenshoo_clickid__KID_EMPTY_1546922786_61770717587_293719126716_aud-37409341359
EY - ladies, what to wear to the holiday party?!
Pwc - new joiner, how do we do vacation this week? I got the email but 2 days of vacation Monday and Tuesday is that the same as floating holiday? Or so I use a different WBS for floating holiday?
Since the last day of month is a federal holiday (Memorial Day), will direct deposits hit the following day?
If someone in your family passes away and you need to take the day off to travel to the funeral, do you just take a PTO day or is there a specific WBS?
My grandpa is very close to passing away and I’m starting to feel intense grief. For those who have lost someone, how did you approach work? Did you take additional time off?
I'm feeling burnt out, and my health is really deteriorating. I've already took off for doctor's appointments. This project is through end of year and i feel like im personally suffering. I want to take more time off but i just feel like its critical I stay engaged.
Let’s say youre going on an annual/semi-annual international vacation trip. What is your average budget including all expenses for one person / traveling solo? For 2 weeks. I usually budget $3k.
When you don't have an Uber receipt to show when you left the corporate holiday party because you walked home...and you have no idea what time you got home.
Spending all day traveling from West to East coast, returning home to travel Wednesday for work post PTO.
Are we allowed to use our phones at all internationally? Going abroad for a few days vacation (PwC)
Once again it’s Saturday night and all my friends from Deloitte and Accenture are either going out or going on vacation together. Meanwhile I can’t go bc I work for PwC who pays dirt. Lovely
Which agency offers the most time off?
Accenture 🐠 : Can you take PTO during 2 week notice period? Just relized that I will be paid only for 240Hrs of PTO rest be gone
Managers, Directors, and above, is the money worth the stress and workload? Do you find yourself not sleeping, working on the weekends, and working on vacation?
PSA: if you have fidelity and own VTI, check your account. VTI is up .12% but in my account showing a loss of .2% for today. Edit:Called fidelity and they said it's a pricing error that they need to fix
Has anyone used bright horizon’s back up child care? I’m currently juggling my two little ones (almost 1 and 3) because grandma had a procedure that sidelined her for a few weeks. We’ve never done care centers or outside help - so naturally I’m apprehensive, but with busy season ending, these final few weeks are proving to be too much. I can do in home or a center- but my nerves are holding me back, esp for my almost 1 year old.
I’m on Cap gap. H1 transfer in process. Can I travel to San Juan Puerto Rico? Did anyone recently do that? What documents did they ask?
Any folks here ever take “garden leave” or cooling off leave where your company pays your a salary during the non compete period? If so, can you literally just quit the job and they still have to pay you? Offer I have says if either the company terminates me for cause or I voluntary leave, I am subject to the non compete and will get garden leave.
I'm looking to move to one of the big 4 companies. I have alsomost 10 years of software engineering experience but no college degree. Is it possible to get in? If so what positions should I apply for?
I had to reject an offer from a company last year due to COVID concerns and not being able to relocate. Would it be a bad idea to reach out and inquire about it again?
Hi , I am working as an Contractor at Zs Associates from my parent company HCL technologies. As per offer letter my probation period is 12 months and notice period is 3 months.I want to switch to another organization but they need someone who can join early. There is anything I can ask HCL technologies to early release me ? Thanks
I don’t see many transitions at the analyst/associate level from one consulting firm to another unless it’s to or from Big 4. Does anybody know why that is? Is it frowned upon to do this at such an early level?
Anyone at BCG in the San Francisco Bay Area willing to connect over a phone call and also potentially refer? TIA.
Hey Epamers, Looking for help and inputs here: How much salary to expect for delivery manager role with 10 yrs of experience on east coast? And how much avg annual increment, bonus and ltip to expect for avg performance? If offer letter says 15% bonus, can I expect at least 10% for avg performance? Also this ltip is super confusing, hw much can I expect on B2 level, e.g. if base is 150K, can I expect at least 30K?
Is it worth to join Accenture with 17.5L(fix) + 1L(Joining bonus) + 4.7L(Yearly bonus)? Current is 12.5L + 1.2L
Art Directors and Designers, what does your WFH work station look like? I’d like to upgrade mine to be more robust than just my laptop.
Want to take advantage of the hot consulting market and get into MBB ! I'm an experienced hire with around 4yrs of work exp. Anyone willing to connect and help me with some tips and eventually a referral if things work out? Thanks :)
Anyone here work at BlackRock and is willing to offer a referral? Saw my dream job but don’t know anyone directly... happy to speak to my qualifications more directly
What is the most ‘chill’ and least stressful line of service in consulting? Or is it mainly just project dependent? I was on one project for 6 months, boring as all hell but I only worked 30 hours a week.
Will there be a salary bubble like the housing bubble? Hearing how much people with 2-7 yrs experience are getting offered to move companies is blowing my mind. At some point this is not going to be sustainable and salaries will drop back down to reality. However, I am concerned that all of those folks with inflated salaries will get in situations they can’t support after the correction. Then what happens?
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