Just out of curiosity, and if you’re comfortable sharing, has anyone here had minor plastic surgery and how did you request time off?
Debating on investing on our first rental property. We were initially thinking about a rental in our area code (northern virginia) but all ideas/threads on here seem to indicate renting a beach front property on airbnb would be a win-win. Get mortgage covered over the summer and use it as a vacation home during winter. Is it that straightforward, what are we missing? Any reasons why we should not invest in a beachfront and instead stick to original plan? Tia!
Think anyone will notice if I wear the same dress to the holiday party for the second year in a row? It stands out but was expensive so...
What to do if I suspect I’ve been given a different pto policy from my coworkers? I accrue 10 hours of pto at the end of each month of my employment. This was a very fine detail hidden until the end of my negotiation process. I’m regretting not pushing back on it. Do you know of others at your company that have different policies than you do? I’m a start up full of highly experienced people (I’m the least) so I imagine it’s more likely to happen at a smaller firm?
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?
Vacation Question- Westin vs W (Paris)?
I'm 6 months old at D! Planning early promotion next year.. counselor and pm both are backing me.. I need to go to India for at least 4 weeks in Dec ... most probably would be rolling off from current project by then .. would this vacation hurt my promotion chances coz of utilization etc?
Are us citizens allowed to goto Mexico, Cancun? I need to be on a beach for vacation suggestions ?
Hey Deloitte 🐠, does anyone know the exact names of the Deloitte Time app, Deloitte Expense app and Deloitte StaffIT app in the Apple AppStore? Can’t find it and going on an extended PTO.
EY- can vacation be taken in 4 hour increments? I want to take a half day one week because I need to leave out of town by 2p. Is that okay to charge 4 vaca and 4+ of other work?
If I’m available for a couple of weeks, is it ok to stay home 1 day without taking vacation? Is there a way HR will find out if I don’t come in?
Need to quit before year end so I can cash out this PTO. Otherwise I lose and leave anyway. Anyone thinking the same?
If you are on the bench and have a scheduled vacation day coming up, would you charge G&A or the vacation code?
Hi y’all, I need some advice. I went on a vacation recently with my boyfriend’s family and feel uncomfortable around his younger sister. She’s a few years older then me and I caught her just blatantly staring at me a couple times. She doesn’t acknowledge my existence in a group setting like she’ll look at everyone else except me. She didn’t try to talk to me at all until she had to. I would mainly try to start conversation and even then she didn’t continue it. She lives a couple hours away so I
Out of office set for the next week and a half; time for some family Vacation in VA then off to Orlando!
How much time off is appropriate to take off for a wedding? I want to take 3 days off on either side of my wedding (6 days total), plus a week the next month (7 days total) for my honeymoon.
Need to put in a two weeks notice soon but with the timing of the holidays, everyone is on PTO. Is it unprofessional to e-mail my notice? Should I call first to announce my resignation then send it?
4-year old strategist, new to Toronto, trying to catch a break for the last 6 months. Any advice for cracking interviews is appreciated. Thanks!
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Maybe it’s burnout from a job where all the cool work benefits you could brag to your friends about are gone bc you wfh now and don’t have access to your cool office and now you work around the clock because there’s no separation between home and work and your agency has done next to nothing to help with that balance and you’ve billed more hours per week than you ever had and now your friends and family are starting to comment on your workload, health, and demeanor. Maybe it’s Maybelline ✨
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Was asked to take on an intern on my job that I’m already behind schedule on (bc of client). already have a 1st year staff that is completely bombarding me with questions. How do i (politely?) say no?
Can someone provide insight into firm culture at Troutman in Atlanta? Trying to decide whether I should head there or choose a smaller boutique firm. Both are similar in terms of billable requirements, and have comparative compensation.
Who else is buying gaming gear (keyboards, mouse, chair, headset) to work from home? It seems items geared to those folks are a lot more comfy and ergonomic for working too.
If you are called overqualified while interviewing for a position, does this immediately mean that you won't be considered at all? Is this a bad thing?
Finally on a local project! ...but have to pay for parking. Definitely thought that was something we could expense at all client sites regardless of location 🤦♀️
Welcome to all teachers who are already using or those just thinking about starting a writing workshop in their classrooms. This is the place to share your questions, answers, successes and challenges. I am a Teacher Consultant with the Indiana Writing Project and have used WW in my high school classrooms since 2009 and am always eager to learn more. Please join our conversation and share your best beginning of the year WW activities.
Feeling really lost with my career path. Spent 10yrs as a Senior Media Planner in another country. Moved to USA for partner career opportunity. I could not work for 3 years due to visa cntd....
Has anyone here had any interaction with Porsche Consulting? Maybe a through competitive bid, via client hearsay, or recruitment? Any impressions?
Hello, I'm Sakir (Shakir) Shaikh from Mumbai and I'm 22 years old, I recently completed my graduation in Bachelor's Of Commerce from Mumbai University's Lala Lajpjatrai College Of Commerce And Economics and completed internship with mycaptain in marketing domain. I'm looking for an entry level job/internship to start my career in a corporate world. It would be helpful if you can refer in your company in any non technical entry level position. Please let me know or DM me if someone can help me.
Advice on negotiating offer letter? I was shooting for the manager level, one partner out of four thought I would be better at the cons level...have a few points down but would appreciate thoughts .. help plz!
Any advice for self-care on high-burn project? I have been working for like 14 days straight and there are ridiculous amounts of weekend work. Also it seems like we are mindlessly sending out
Art director presents idea we were both tasked to do. The entire concept is mostly my idea, and has a key element that she did not like and almost refused to add. I basically pushed her to add it. It’s that part that the client actually loved, and when the meeting ended, everyone thanked her and congratulated her, and she said “thanks”without giving me a mention. Even our cd and account folks. Should i let it go?
Not sure if my question will make sense but I am really curious. When it comes to salaries in the consulting world, do we end up reaching a peak in our base? And then must rely on bonuses for increases in total payout? I am curious because it seems like there are only about 5-8 official career ladder steps. I’m also curious to understand what salary trajectories are over time especially for people who have started in consulting and have basically never left this career path for 10-20 years.
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