I will never understand grown ups that don’t have children that still choose to vacation at Disney
Ladies - how do you balance time at your SO’s family vs yours? Mine is closer and easier to get to (driving distance on East Coast), whereas his is on the West Coast and requires a week’s vacation to make worthwhile. Continued.
I go back tomorrow after a week's vacation. When is it expected I start catching up on email? Tonight? Tomorrow?
Suggestions for end of sept vacation in Algarve (Portugal)? Looking to hike/be outdoors as much as possible.
Has anyone ever used the Samaritans? My therapist is on holiday and I badly need help. My boyfriend is ghosting me after a fight and I have the strong feeling it’s over and he’s just being cruel. My self esteem and outlook are zero. I’ve been told EAP is terrible for this so need a temporary option that is free or very cheap. I’m based in the UK in case that helps.
Thoughts on vacations: is it unrealistic to be left alone while you’re on vacation, even if it’s planned well in advance? Starting to feel like time away is impossible & slowly creeping into burnout
I want a holiday gift card from Deloitte 😢
When is the new manager milestone week? I guess December right? Will plan my vacation around it.
How many of you have trouble relaxing? I can't stop working, even at home or on vacation
Career Tip: Martyrdom is not rewarded in the workplace. Take your PTO. Take care of your body & your mind. Have interests and strong relationships outside of work so that you do not attach undue importance to the people at work. Protect your peace.
I love the holiday pie 🥧
Self-directed IRAs. So many questions! Have any of you ever tried a self directed IRA? I’m thinking about it in relation to investing in a company (to the tune of 150-200k) or possibly purchasing a vacation property as an investment in a location we’d like to retire (if I did that, could we use it to vacation personally occasionally in the meantime? Even if we needed to pay the IRA for the rental?) Thoughts? Warnings?
Junior associate with deal closing tomorrow. Partner said that I need to cover for part of the day (despite the fact that I said I’m taking off for Yom Kippur) cause said partner is golfing. Also had to cancel a vacation for said partner a month ago. Sign to leave?
There’s a scene in the 3rd season of the west wing where josh is talking to Leo about wanting to go away on vacation to Tahiti with a woman he’s dating. Josh is reluctant to take time off, as a lot..
You know you’re moving up in the world when you have to let more and more people know about your upcoming PTO
Is there a studio in the dmv area where I can go get a holiday photo taken with my husband? We did a photo shoot in the summer and really don’t want a full fledged photo shoot right now. Just a couple of photos in a studio with some sort of Christmas/ holiday set up. They always show stuff like this in movies, wondering if it’s real lol
When it takes you two weeks of working to catch up from one week of vacation...seems like it should be the other way around ☠️
How do you guys know when it’s time to take a vacation? Currently feeling burned out and wish I would’ve booked one sooner
Any Dubai recs? I'm thinking about braving the August desert heat and taking a spontaneous vacation.
Will Biden welcome the diversity of that fly Susan? Please Susan, Susan, Susan please...
My little life hack for when I have to interview with the client to lead the next project, but I've only had 3h of sleep.
I’m sooo sick of Marriott from the Bonvoy situation. Anybody have luck transferring to Hilton or Hyatt, getting status match?
Still hoping to purchase Hilton Honors points! Ideally looking for 150k, but fewer will help as well. Hmu if you have some to sell!
Which of B4 + MBB pays SWE/DS the most? I know they can't compare to FAANG, but just among these guys, who pays the most? Who has the best talent/tech implementations?
Why are they so obsessed with talking about cancel culture? Every single speaker has brought it up
For those who switched between big 4 in audit how was that process and was it challenging?
Hello Fishes, How’s the salary payout put on hold when putting resignation in EY GDS? For example, If I’m putting paper after 20th of this month(September), will I get salary this month? Or will it be on hold for full notice period? Also, after the separation how long will it take EY to process the Full & Final settlement?
Hi Guys, can anyone tell me when does a promotion take effect (officially) for PwC SDC Bangalore?
Happy new year! Here’s to another year of travel and starting fresh to obtaining your airline status for 2019!!!
Thinking about buying a home in the next couple of years either around the Chicago area or suburbs with access to the city. What’s the best neighborhood for a number of factors such as- diversity, safetiness, property value, school rankings, overall funness? I’m a South Asian man married to a White woman, so the location diversity does matter to me when raising kids. Thank you for all your help!
I’m still trying to process seeing an agency exec well known for dismissing and ignoring POC held up as an exemplary diversity champion for women at the 3% Conference.
What’s a reasonable amount of money to spend on rent at $350k combined comp, if you also are having kids soon and want to retire before 60. Is $4200 too much?
My partner and I are thinking about moving to NYC! Are there any CW jobs there right now or is it totally oversaturated from layoffs?
I have an offer for £55K as a senior consultant at a boutique firm in London (supply chain consulting). 10-15% bonus and £5K relocation since I'll be moving from North America. Good or bad offer? I have 5.5 YOE total, 2 in consulting
Me as a new hire : *panicked I was going to be fired at any moment.* Me 4 years into this : Maybe if they fired me, it wouldn’t be that bad of a thing for my life 🤣😂.
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