Fish Fam who switched jobs during pandemic, How do you build rapport with your team in remote work arrangements? everyone is already sick of meetings, adding another set of meetings doesn't seem like a great idea.
What differences have to seen between consulting and industry in regards to optics? I.E don’t tell a person you’re going on PTO it looks bad, don’t question certain persons opinion etc
Moms, have any of you had to cancel work trips (think orals etc.) last minute because baby is sick? We just got back from vacay and baby is running a fever for the last 2days. (Contd)
Folks who have had unexpected medical debt: any advice on how to avoid it? It seems like one of those areas where you can get screwed badly if you’re not super careful. I’m familiar with some common scenarios (the hospital is in network but the provider is out of network) but what other sorts of things should I be looking out for?￼￼
I have two Big Pharma Associate Director job offers: 1) Medical Affairs, 2) R&D Strategy. Which function in Biopharma offers the best career trajectory? I’m a MD with 2 YOE in consulting.
Anyone else enjoying this holiday time on the bench?
Resigning fish - what if you had spent more vacation days than pro-rated? Do you have to give back salaries accordingly?
Feeling sick from anxiety this morning. Knowing I have to leave today and tough week ahead looming
Applying to BCG and want to know the benefits for C & PL level (other than cash comp) 1. 401k match % 2. Pension (non 401k) 3. Health insurance 4. Life insurance, travel/accident insurance 5. PTO 6. Parental leave 7. Employee perks (travel discounts, retail discounts etc) 8. Employee assistance programs 9. Other benefits
Anyone else in the first trimester? Im in the trenches right now and it’s really getting me down. My husband is basically running this ship alone as im sick all the time. The constant nausea/throwing up is so defeating - and it’s persisting through medication. Tips, advice, and virtual hugs welcome please.
Hello, My last day in Accenture was 16 July 2021. I got paid yesterday 1-15 July 2021. Do i have to wait until 6 Aug 2021 for the final one day pay as well my PTO pay? Let me know if anyone has idea. Thanks
Has it ever occurred that EY HR system count sick days as our PTOs. My recent sick days at all counted as vacations in EY vacation calendar and my sick day time stays as same.
Does anyone give a card/holiday gift to the mailroom workers? My neighborhood has a package theft issue, and carriers don't knock, they just drop packages on the stoop. (continued in comments)
My sister and I are 29 and 31, respectively. I’m struggling with something that has irked me our entire lives. My parents pay for things like her dog’s medical bills, vacations and moving expenses. They always want to help. The problem is they’ve never offered to pay for those things for me, and I’ve never asked because I’m a fully grown adult and don’t want them to spend their retirement on us. She has savings and isn’t struggling financially. Why does this bother me so much?
How is Deloitte with PTO? If I need to take a Thursday/Friday off- do they let me fly back on a Wednesday instead?
We’d like to take our first travel holiday since covid with our son who will be right around 2 yo. Considering asking our babysitter to join so dad and I can actually enjoy ourselves some of the time. We both work very hard and don’t consider time with toddler to be relaxing! But we’re also wondering 1. Is this too bougie? 2. How do we keep costs from spiraling out of control, Eg. 3 bedroom airbnb or two hotel rooms significantly more expensive/or just not as nice if it’s within range. TY!
NJ fishes, could you please recommend places for medical for the greencard process? Thanks!
Does anyone sign their emails at the end with their initials of their first and last name? I'm not sure how I feel about that, I've noticed quite a lot of people in the firm and at the client who do.
For delta if I have status that lets me check in 3 bags and I purchase 2 tickets for me and a family member using points does my family member also get 3 bags aka we can check in 6 bags total?
I am flying business and my toddler (under 2) is flying with my husband under economy as a lap infant. Can I bring my lap infant to my seat? This is with british airways.
Any McKinsey folks willing to make a referral? Saw an opening for a HC specialist consultant role that I would be perfect for. 7+ HC consulting YoE
Really feeling the RSM (really stingy with money) mentality - any tips on properly and efficiently asking for a mid year raise to justify the work overload? Don’t need a promo - just a raise
Do business development efforts (proposals) belong on a resume? Client info scrubbed of course.
Have an interview but the recruiter hinted that the HR Director thinks I might be a little light on experience. How should I approach this? Any tips would be appreciated!
Evaluating an offer in Canada with Avanade base pay - 160k CAD, 6% annual bonus, 10k CAD sign on , location - Toronto. YoE - 11 years, already have a Canadian PR. Currently in the US employed with EY at 150k USD base, but on a H1B visa, GC EB3 PD 2019. Worth it? Avanade folks?
PwC's Time and Expense processes and technology (both GFS and Deltek - I've seen both sides) are utter shit. That is all.
Has anyone exited into a customer facing education or training role for a technology company? It seems something I’m interested in exploring as an exit and would love to talk to someone going through it or gone through it.
Anyone feel like interviewers don’t pay as much attention on zoom interviews because they might be distracted? Or maybe I’m just not very interesting…Any advice on how to keep their interest?
We are looking for two major HR positions for our client a NYC pharmaceutical digital advertising agency. HR Manager/Director with talent acquisition HR Coordinator/Liaison between recruiters & Departments plus benefits experience Background should include pharma advertising agency Client is willing to meet any reasonable salary requirement Contact Nicole for job description Thank you
Is this the week I get laid off?
How do you know when it's time to leave consulting? I'm in a group I hate, on a project I hate, doing mind numbing work, and I have been badly delayed on every flight I've taken in the past month...
When will EY GDS employee recevie bonus?
Is it me or their Deloitte friends not taking this entire Covid thing seriously in their private lives? I keep on getting invited to these private Deloitte employee friend groups organized parties where the people seem to be rather careless about the entire getting tested and quarantining business.
I am maxing out my H1B in a couple of months. My visa stamp obviously expires as well. In case I am able to get an extension lost I140 approval, do I need to go back to get a new stamp or can stay with the I797 approval copy in the states?
I wonder if anyone here from an RIA has been exploring merger / acquisition with another RIA and what multiples are currently trending? Also, please give a me perspective on comp structure, deal structuring.
Hello! I have a phone screening at BearingPoint. Does anyone know the comp is at BearingPoint and what it’s like to work there?
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