I started last October as a junior (moved over after 3 years in B4 accounting). Have worked nearly every day since then except for the occasional Sunday when I decided to blow off work I probably should have been doing. I desperately need a vacation, but have no clue what that even looks like with Covid, WFH, and Biglaw life in general. It also feels super hard to take a break because it seems like no one in my group ever does. Not sure whether I'm posting to gripe or seeking advice...
How much of the current WFH measures would stick permanently in our working culture? With almost a full year of remote working, the sentiment seems to have shifted to waiting til the day we can work in the office again. Will clients reimburse travel as much as they did before? Will companies keep the same amount of office space or transition to a leaner and more just-in-time approach?
Hello Guys, Need suggestions. Have offer as per below: IBM : Give 70% Hike as fixed + 1.5 lac Bonus ACN : Give 40% Hike as Fixed + 27% VP + 2 lac Bonus TCS: Give elevate incentives as 43% considering band A or B. Can you advice on below criteria: Work life balance Work from home for long term Project exposure Onsite opportunities Really appreciate your feedback on the same.
Did your company give you a WFH stipend?
Senior Product Manager (remote) salaries 👇
Got an interview with Lattice but they don’t allow remote work and I’m not trying to move to NY/SF 😤
I recently met someone in another country where I’m working remote. He asked me to be his girlfriend but I’m moving in about a month. He doesn’t want to do distance unless I move back (which is an option with remote work, but visas are tricky). I really like him but don’t know if I’d be able to move back here between work/borders/etc. Do I keep seeing him and just try to enjoy the now? A part of me just feels so sad about leaving and breaking up. Idk if it’s worth it.
2 WFH type of girls
I’m a 2nd year civil litigation associate at a mid-sized firm in south Florida. My dream has always been to go in house but was dissuaded by law school professors telling me not to. I’m at a crossroads now because I’m OVER the billing, but my boss and direct team is quite possibly the most amazing and supportive group. My boss is always willing to let us work remote or take vacations. My question is, is the grass greener on the other side? Should I go in house now or wait another 3 years?
Anyone have a micromanager boss? I’m at the point where mine texts me when I get up to go to the shitter to find out where I am. don’t work from home, don’t miss deadlines or meetings.. 🤷♀️
Confession - I don't want to go back to office. I'm happy working from home and find no solid reason in stepping back. I hope the flexi work culture allows permanent WFH - I don't have a "good enough" reason, but I don't want to go (isn't this good enough?) It's been 1.5 years now, too comfortable to step out from my PJs to jeans.
Anyone looking for an apartment with a den for WFH? I locked in a great pandemic deal on a 1 bed + den on the Dorchester/Southie border til next Sept and now have to move for work. Looking for someone to take over my lease. Prices have gone up on their website but they didn’t raise my rent when I resigned ($400 below their rates for newbies at the moment). DM for pics/deets.
What cities in the US can someone get a lot of nature/green space but also some of the big city feel? My job just went fully remote and I’m debating on leaving my home town(Tampa). I’ve lived in Denver before. Loved it but felt it was lacking diversity and some city aspects. Any recommendations for a straight single 28M?
Any good recommendations for plants in a 1br apartment? Have 1 big window that gets direct sunlight a few hours each day, but that’s it. Definitely need to liven up my little space now that I’m wfh all day.
Infosys -- 13 (Including 15% variable) -- Permanent WFH -- Technical Test Lead IBM -- 17 (Fixed) -- Bangalore location -- Band 7A Need suggestions on basis of: 1) Annual Hikes 2) Work Life Balance 3) Career Growth YOE: 7yrs Tech Stack: Testing
Hi ladies, would love your suggestions on this. How do you successfully network after joining a new company and are 100% remote (for now) ? Joining Deloitte HC, but would like input from others. TIA!
Share your WFH view this morning!
I’m really burned out by WFH and plan to take a week off. Don’t want to go out too much yet so will likely just stay at home. The challenge: I have no idea what I’m doing with several days at home - maybe just binge watch Netflix? Any ideas?
ACN 🐠’s, what is your parental leave program? And do you have a leave of absence program for non-parental leaves?
Currently at 135k base comp, should hit manager by EOY. Should I take a tech program manager position at FB for 200k? What’s better for long term career growth? I hear once you’re at FB, navigating to new teams, projects, and roles is possible.
My sister is undergrad senior living by herself with health issues (gaining weight, etc) and borderline depression. She recognizes weight gain & mental health. Parents aren’t helpful. I offer (cont’d)
California state disability insurance (SDI) payments for pregnancy taxable? My wife received a 1099G for her paid family leave benefits, but not her SDI benefits. Unsure if lost the 1099G for the SDI
Is it normal for companies to schedule more rounds of interviews with you after the on-site?
Responded to medical rfe. It was from SC, not a local FO. Does it mean they won’t probably ask me to do an interview locally?
My sibling has an internship offer (an undergraduate student) for a satellite office of KPMG. Would anyone in the business tax division at KPMG be able to send me a message so I can ask a few questions?
Plan on moving to Dallas Texas next year. Currently with Deloitte MTS team and will be a senior at that time. Im wondering how the culture of the office is there? Also, how is the culture of the other firms. Im not opposed to moving firms. Just finished working three 80 hour weeks, so that would be a big plus to find a team where that is not expected on a regular basis!
Partners, what would be a typical monthly pension check be for MBB / Big 4? All firms welcome.
Manager just sent confidential data from a previous client to our current client.. not sure if I should do/say anything.
Hey fam, what is the value of Starpoints? debating between booking flight straight off SPG's site or transferring to the airline and booking award travel? Booking at SPG site gives me a value of .011c
Anyone know anything about PwC's culture? I just interviewed with a recruiter and they seem so tired that it brought down my mood.
Accepted at Darden with scholarship, but have interviews at Tuck, Fuqua, Johnson, and Ross. (Maybe Wharton) Applied to Darden EA so I will need to put down a deposit prior to knowing about others. Is it worth putting down the deposit to secure something in case I don’t get into any others? My thinking is Darden with scholarship + interviews at others should be a good sign for the others, but curious if others think potentially losing a couple grand in the long run is worth the security.
Was recently placed in a highly technical position. I’ve been trying to understand how parts are linked for past 5 weeks but I’m still struggling. I don’t want to quit cont....
How are firms handling the economic downturn in terms of billable hour requirements for associates? Are annual billable requirements being updated or mitigated in any way? Curious to see how other firms are handling this issue, and also afraid of not being able to take any time off until 2021 😳
Hi 🐟 ! I'm a senior in undergrad that interviewed through final rounds with a few mbb/tier 2 consulting firms recruiting from my school. The recruiting process didn't go too well for me overall and
By Monday, half of the month will be done. Yet no intimation and no clarifications. Surely none will get the revised salaries now in this month and bonus will be paid in October. Then, why the hell I'm waiting in here for... 😒
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