Anyone done a Great Lake family vacation with young kids? Meeting friends and both have a 2 year old. Recs appreciated - Ideally drivable from Chicago, Detroit, Minneapolis, Cleveland (nonstops). TYIA
After you have given notice in California, do you still accrue PTO for the time between when you gave notice and when you depart the law firm?
Need some inspiration...fam keeps asking for my holiday gift list and I have very few ideas for myself (34M). Have a few crutches I can lean on from wardrobe/hobbies (golf etc.). Anyone have any go-to, can’t-live-without items they recommend? (Budget <$500 per item)
I haven’t taken any vacation (other than one day here and there) all year. I’m taking two weeks off at the end of November and just told a partner and he was shocked (presumably at the length). Is this a faux pas?
Need help deciding on a location for my family's vacation. It would be my family and my brother's family (4 adults&3kids). I am thinking PR, Mexico or Hawaii. What do you guys recommend? Open to other kid friendly beach locations as well. TIA
What do you girls wear to holiday parties ?
Anyone given up sweets/desserts permanently due to bad sugar addiction? I feel like I need to but always fall off the wagon on special occasions or vacation because I don’t want to miss out. Any tips?
I put PTO on my schedule in July to go out of town for a concert & haven't purchased tickets yet. Should I be willing to cancel those plans to free up my time for an engagement that needs staffing?
Happy holiday weekend FBers!! The next 4 days are yours!!! Go on that run, go on the hike, go on that boat, make breakfast, go on a date, it's your time!!! Enjoy yourself and decompress, love you all!
Getting back from a two week 'vacation' exhausted and just as much in need of a break as I was before I left... FML
I can’t stand people who are “taking time off” and are online doing work. Like, why?!? Have some boundaries for yourself. No one thinks you’re a hero for doing this.
What's the floating holiday policy in Accenture ? If I joined in April 21, how many floating holiday can I avail before 31st December ?
Does anyone else ever feel like Deloitte is a cult? Just took some PTO and as much as I like it here, I'm starting to wonder if I am submitting to some cult and whether I should be concerned
Quick question ya’ll: How much accrued PTO is normal? Is “up to 5 days accrued PTO” bad?
Let the long weekend begin, we made it fishes 🥳🥳🥳. Enjoy the time off but don’t forget to social distance and stay safe!
Couple days from the 1 yr anniversary of the pregnancy loss that destroyed my marriage and my dreams. I live alone, work from home, and have nobody to talk to about this. I'm in the middle of a busy season at work and cant stop crying. I feel like I'm dying inside all over again.
I'm an undergraduate business student applying to consulting internships and full time roles soon. Would you recommend buying a resume editing service for consulting? Have you done it before? How was the experience and did yoy land your dream job with it?
Hello Fishes, I am serving my notice period in TCS and currently working in client location in India. Since, client follow banking holidays, do I need to go to office on odd Saturdays? If I do not go will that affect my notice period? Any help will be appreciated. Thanks😊
Thoughts on Blackrock’s corporate strategy group? Applying out of as an UG. Would it be comparable to consulting
Monday on the bench: Offers support. No one bites Tuesday-Thursday: Same offer. Same result Friday morning: Well that was an uneventful week... Friday @ 3: Build this proposal by tomorrow morning 😑
How many YOE in management consulting needed to exit to industry at the manager level? I’m currently at a small CDD / Strat firm. We do great work in my opinion but no name recognition and probably less prestige than Tier 2 and Big 4 even
I’m a mid level lit associate. Headed out on a vacation tomorrow and feeling guilty leaving my case team behind who are all drowning. I know vacations need to be respected, but is it ok to feel this way?
Honest opinions please (even if negative/harsh!) - 2 week vacation in Q4 as a finance lateral that joined the firm in 2021. Will folks be raising eyebrows at this and judge me negatively?
Comp question - what should a B4 Senior with a CPA, CFF, CFE, and a MBA with 4 years forensic exp (D&T) and 6+ years non-forensic exp (industry) in NYC and DC markets expect in this current climate?
Hi, I m working as a Project Manager for OFC network and EB work. My CTC is 8L per annum. Total experience is 15+ yrs and since 4+ yrs in current company, so pls help to switch and grow
Background checks don’t show a current employer if it was never included on your resume or reported by you correct? Recently starting a job I did not communicate during interviews with another firm (just went off my prior job)
What firms share salary bands?
What is the best certification to pursue in this area? Looking at SHRM-CP but want to learn more about others.
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