for all you people working at firms with unlimited PTO. how has that turned out? do people take less than usual? do people abuse? do others look at you 👀 if you take "too much" PTO?
What time do I log off today
Taking my phone off airplane mode in the morning is like pulling the pin on a grenade as all the hundreds of emails and Skype messages from India come in to blow up my phone
Has anyone not have their career outlook discussion yet? What happens if you don’t have your discussion by the end of the week? Can your paycheck be withheld or something until you have the talk?
Just had a 1-2x/yr periodic checkup on my retirement portfolio with a Fidelity guy. He was very hesitant to give general guidance on asset allocation and holdings...
I’ve wanted to live in London for a year or two. I just accepted a FAANG offer, who said they can’t move instantly due to the pandemic but I can transfer in a year or so. Is this common across all firms right now? Or are other companies relocating US talent to Europe?
Does CTS have probation period for experienced joiners?
I read somewhere that there is not probation period but employee can resign within three days without serving notice period
Post-MBA friends on here - what were your main deciding factors to get it and were you happy with the end results?
I have got a mail regarding the submission of documents like past 3 months salary slip, past relieving letters etc from amex which I have to mail.
Should I also mention in mail my current ctc?
Any tips to negotiate on ctc.?
They mentioned earlier that we give hike on fixed component but not on whole ctc.
Hi ladies, I am graduating from my MBA in Canada and would love to learn how to negotiate offers. It just seems like for companies coming on campus, their attitude was take it or leave it. I am planning to now apply for non- campus roles that is the external hire positions hoping that the companies might be more open to negotiating. Any tips on how to ensure I can get the higher bracket salaries ( especially at places like Deloitte). Thanks!
Had a (Zoom) training today with some fellow junior associates where talked primarily about diversity in our firm. 1 associate (a man) characterized women leaving the firm after starting families as their "independent choices", which I understood to imply that there is nothing wrong with the profession and women leave because they want to focus on families. The group spoke up and rebutted this but it got me thinking -
Do partners feel the same? Are partners thinking about (cont.)
We’ve got some spare cash and my BMW 540 lease is coming up soon. For my next car, I’m considering a Ferrari or Lamborghini or McLaren, less than $250K. Any advice as I explore? I drive 6-7k miles/yr, this would be my “fun” car
I’ve been Bird Boxing these layouts and now I have to stay late to redo ‘em. Totally worth it though
Anyone know of any apps that let you track who you meet and when, across multiple meetings? I want a simple database where I can record entries like"met person B here, here, and there on these...
Public loan forgiveness. Has anyone successfully made their 120 payment mark yet and if so did it go as planned?
Here’s a long shot, 🐠 at Bain willing to chat (and if fitting help with a referral)?
Interviewing rn with a mbb + a tier 2 and would love to explore Bain (love tight knit community aspect of the firm). Not sure it matters but also so have 3 offers at big4/boutiques.
I want to practice my makeup skills during quarantine! What are good starter palettes to buy under $30-$45, maybe even something I can get from the drugstore delivered to me during quarantine
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