I want to go from Tech Consulting to Commercial Law (UK). I know that I need to apply for Vacation Schemes, or try my luck with a Training Contract. Any advice would be much appreciated!
EY - ladies, what to wear to the holiday party?!
On PTO during CRT results time. Don't want PTO spoiled by it, good or bad. Ask partner for it so it's before I leave? Or wait until after 4th of July holiday? 🤔
What do you guys do when you’re feeling extremely burnt out from work? Been working crazy hours and projects have been bumpy. Could really use a break but got no more vacation days left...
Which agency offers the most time off?
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?
Do you guys prefer to take breaks while staffed on an active study or wait until the study closes and schedule vacation for a week or whatever term between studies?
How is Deloitte with PTO? If I need to take a Thursday/Friday off- do they let me fly back on a Wednesday instead?
Anyone else at a shop that makes PTO for creatives a total rat race? Only 9 creatives per day.
My contract has 4 week notice for leaving the job, and the new job I’m about to accept would like me to start asap (and so would I). How shitty is it to do 4 week notice with 2 of those being vacation? Wouldn’t want to burn a bridge but 4 weeks, jeez.
If I put in my notice right before the holiday weekend, will they ask me to leave that day or should I just wait till we get back?
VC guy in SF running one of their portfolio companies reached out. I straight up said I’m looking for a job. I’ve now got a meeting with him bolted on to my upcoming holiday to the US. How to nail it?
So, it’s my first holiday season with my new firm. How much does one spend on a gift for one’s legal assistant? I’ve been told it’s customary, just not the amount.
During this time last year, stores were putting up holiday stuff and we would complain that every year the holiday shopping started earlier and earlier. (._. )
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.
Spending all day traveling from West to East coast, returning home to travel Wednesday for work post PTO.
Any moms at kpmg take maternity leave around the time when a salary increase should be taking place (e.g. start your leave mid-september when comp increases is expect in October)? Is it worth pushing off those 4 STD weeks before the due date to get yourself the new salary before going on leave? Any other ways to get the higher salary while on leave? Does it take effect if youre using pto and not the parental leave (maybe save your primary parental leave for a day later or something)?
Struggling to 'fit in' sometimes when everyone on my project went to a top 25 school or liberal arts private school and they have never heard of my school.
Is it normal for PwC to downgrade you from a sr position you applied on their job portal to a experienced associate? I was told I will be fast tracked and the offer they gave me is on par with the base salary of a SA. Seems like I can’t negotiate the position.
Quick vent: I really hate when people aren’t inclusive! I invite my roommate out all the time with my friends and we have a great time. I haven’t received a single invite back. She definitely has more friends than I do in the area so it would help me out a lot to be invited & included to form a friend group. I even tried to invite myself and still no inclusion. Ugh.
New EY expense policy just owned, no more Amex Plat reimbursement and mobile capped at $60 for all? WTF uncle Ernie.
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?
Applied for CSR and got network error on last step. Wasn't sure if it processed. Didn't get confirm email. Waited till the next day, applied again, immediately approved. Received 2 cards with 2 diff#s
Welcome to Whose Job is it Anyways! Where the deliverable is made up and the utilization doesn't matter.
How come some of the H1B applications are processed quickly (in a day or two) whereas others are still in queue for 12 days on premium processing? Don’t they follow sequence number?
How do you all recommend getting a referral to MBB and preparing for interviews? I’m looking at putting a serious effort into this as a potential lateral pre-mba hire.
While applying for internal positions while switching projects should you contact the hiring manager or the recruiter?
Are all healthcare agencies finally doing away with the whole sup/group sup title? How does that affect you? I started in consumer and had no idea what a copy supervisor was when I started
Got my feedback from one of the project on the performance website. It doesn't reflect all the work stream I have worked on. Should I contact the reviewer to correct?Or does it not matter that much?
TFW the client takes away your tools written in the contract, but your leadership is dragging their feet on the change order. *wears this to team dinner*
🐠 living in LA - which neighbourhoods do you live in? Trying to find a place that's relatively "walkable", accessible from LAX, and <2300 a month for a 2 bed 2 bath
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