Any suggestions to find moments of silence/solitude among client hours? Can’t use meetings rooms and the place is like a wall st trading floor. Noise cancelling headphones?
Despite being promoted, I’m leaving for an industry position that I’m really excited about! Leaders, project, and HR know. How do I tell others in my circle when I don’t see them in person? Email?
Exit options after 6 months in ZS? DAA here. WLB has landed me in hospital twice and my client seems to only care that in my absense, work gets delayed. Also, please recommend any skills one should/can learn on weekends to enhance selection.
EY TAAG professionals, what is your experience. Team culture, type of projects, flexibility and hours. What is your experience?
Any thoughts on Bartle Bogle Hegarty? How’s the culture, environment, work life balance?
What is the EY FSO-Finance Transformation practice like - does anyone have insight? Also, EY in general - benefits/culture/upper management? I heard about the flexible vacation, how does that work exactly?
How many active channels are on your slack? I have around 50 separated by internal topics, discussions of particular account or specific project. I just had a discussion with someone who thinks it's too much and needs to be optimized more. I kind of like that I have a separate channel for separate topic. What do you think?
Anyone else here that doesn't drink? Sometimes find it hard to get to know other coworkers when so much of office culture (at least at the analyst / associate level) revolves around drinking.
https://www.businessinsider.com/cost-culture-clash-50bn-deal-france-lost-to-us-uk-2021-9 Seems like crazy long vacations in Europe didn’t work well for their clients.
Got told yesterday that my promotion will probably be held up by “intangibles” that I come off as a hyper and eager in client meetings. Basically I’m female and bubbly which doesn’t work for old guys😓
Diet mountain dew is superior to both coffee and tea for morning caffeine intake. It's bubbly goodness is the perfect way to start your day. I picked this up from an old client! 🥤>🍵☕
Honest question...why is there so much negativity in this profession? in my experience the culture is so resentful and self deprecating, why? Seems like one of the most toxic corporate cultures I know
When initiating conversations to roll off a badly run project how open are you with the PPMD? Do you lay out the issues or just gtfo. Weighing the options
Does anyone have a work culture that prioritizes WLB? Sometimes I feel like it's all talk for branding.
So if you get laid off what do you tell prospective employers when interviewing? Do you pretend you weren't laid off?
Considering pursuing FRM certification. Currently in FS and don’t have a background in business/finance (studied Econ). Would FRM help bridge the subject matter knowledge gap?
All the audit senior managers out there, what’s your salary like? M3 here trying to decide whether I should wait for a promo in 2022 or jump ship now and get industry experience.
Does B4 let people go the same day as their resignation only if they’re going to a direct competitor? How about MBB or a tier 2 consulting firm? Have people been let go immediately in case they go to FAANG or other industry firms?
Healthcare plan? What Healthcare plan?
Best exits in Atlanta? Tech consultant with 6 yrs of consulting. What compensation should i target?
I'm having difficulties connecting with my team over Zoom, and I'm feeling lonely. Anyone else?
What’s the most dramatic jump in salary you’ve managed? At what position did you go from feeling underpaid to over/appropriately paid?
For folks that went from MBB/T2 into Big 4, why did you make that switch and did you get a boost in title that you would not have reached at MBB/T2.
Have anyone taken flight lessons before?
EY folks - Is it possible to claim phone expense if you are in a group plan? I have paid my share of the bill through Amex but the cumulative bill is not in my name as I am not the account owner. Would this work?
Has Anyone had any experience with training therapy animals to enhance the classroom experience? If so, what advice can you give about your experiences? Thanks so much!
Hard money loan for a buy, rehab rent project: 168k principal, 8% interest, 2.9% loan cost (4.8k) and 4 points (6.7k) The upfront cost seems a bit excessive to me or is this normal today?
Whose home office fits one of these categories?
Setting up our first small business 401k! Should we be an ERISA 3(38) advisor? What are the pros and cons?
When is the right time to tell your firm manager and your engagement team you’ll be quitting to go to school? I am up for promotion this year and my firm manager is pushing me to do a bunch of things to prepare my business case and I’ve just been going along with it because I don’t know when it’s appropriate to give them the heads up since it’s several months away 😅
I want to start taking the hijab - going back to work after a break and am client facing. Should I inform my partner beforehand? Anyone who has done that before?
Does anyone want 2016 APICS CSCP exam materials? Totally free, asking for the shipping cost tho. They haven’t been used, someone gave me their version and I used those to study
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