What WFH upgrades have people made? I still see executives working off a laptop from their dining room table and wonder how they’ve done that for 18 months. I already had a decent desk/monitor, bought a bee webcam, and just upgraded by desk chair (should have done that a year ago!).
Hello! I just received an offer from Deloitte USDC coming on as a Investigations Senior Consultant @ $110k, $5k signing bonus, 100% remote position (requested) Can Someone explain what benefits are afforded to me? Is the 401k match the same? Recruiter stated 3 weeks and 3 days of PTO…does that mean 18 days or 24 days? Also, can someone clarify the parental leave policy as compared to core? Can these be negotiated? I’ve been a 10 year Special Agent/Federal Agent and Officer with the military. Tx!
Hi all, I’m looking for recommendations of tech/ automotive companies that allow working fully remote. I’d really like to move out of my current company but can’t do so for the next two years because my spouse is going to school here. Any recommendations on which companies allow working fully remote (at least for a couple of years until I’m able to relocate)?Apple Cruise Automation Google Amazon Waymo LLC
I hate the city I live in but I love my agency. Since we’ve been wfh for months (and it looks like the rest of the year) I want to ask if I can continue to work remote so I can move somewhere I’m happy. Thoughts on how to approach management?
Hi Fishes. I have my joining in Infosys on Monday but I hardly received any communication on the details. Have filled to the details on Launchpad and it's 90% complete since my graduation and CA are overlapping and are uneditable currently. Does anyone have any idea of onboarding in Infosys and what shall be next step? And shall it be remote or I need to travel to my base location?
Waking up today knowing that I’m off for 7 days and then get to work from home till the last of week of January is THE BEST FEELING EVER.
This fight has gotten real! I’ve been offered a job, advertised as remote, but they want to have a blended program with teachers on campus. Small school, 10-15 to a class... maybe, masks ( I’ll have to ask if they’re mandatory), distancing and a continuous cleaning staff. Sounds great but I’m 62 with 5 underlying conditions! Have to negotiate a contract Monday... I’m hoping I’ll be able to work on-line as NV is one of the growing hotspots in this Pandemic!
Back on the road in the AM after 8 months of the WFH life. The Sunday Scaries are at an all time high right now.
👋🏼 A little WFH cuteness
Hey Mates I'm working in pretty good fintech firm. I'm in my 30s with 2 kids and they are calling everyone to office by January I want remote job and would never want to live in any city again. Wondering which route to opt? 1. Start investing in open source and build a profile, find freelance jobs on upwork/Fiverr Or 2. Start giving interviews in remote jobs. FYI I'm terrible at interviews and spoken communications. Please provide your inputs. I want to work remote with good pay.
Once the dust settles post COVID what do you think the hybrid model will look like for most companies with number of days in office vs remote each week?
What’s the ideal mix of workplace flexibility and discipline? Looking to take my team to the next level, and while we want to preserve remote work and “as-long-as-it-gets-done”, we want accountability
Anyone know of any agencies open to a fully remote copywriter (East Coast, USA, if that matters, but I’m not fussy)? I'm struggling to get back into the real agency world after some time in small-market purgatory. Also, if there are any CDs willing to check out my book and give me an honest assessment on whether they think it's good enough to get a job with, it would be much appreciated. Can DM anyone willing to have a look.
I recently transitioned to wfh full-time, in house. Amazing gig - I’m not complaining - but I literally never have to wear suits or anything fancy. Coworkers wear t-shirts, rarely blouses. My background is litigation, so I’m used to wearing sweaters, cardigans, suits, dresses. I don’t want to be the only one wearing business casual outfits but I can’t bring myself to wear a tank top/t-shirt and sweats/leggings every day. Advice for what to wear to wfh now that I’m just dressing for me? (Cont.)
Do you check emails on the weekend because of covid wfh situation/generally? Or check email but wait to reply on Monday unless an urgent response is required?
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Does anyone have a SO who doesn’t quite get the whole remote work thing? My SO sees nice weather outside and wants to leave in the middle of the day to grill or get outside, and gets frustrated when I say I need to stay on the computer. I don’t have crazy amounts of work, but I do have a manager who needs to know the hours I work every day. Does anyone else have a partner like this? If so, what do you tell them?
Do you also hate "sandwich feedback" (praise, criticism, praise)? I know it's part of western culture. But clear and direct feedback should be enough. Working 12 hours a day, no one should have to waste time on this.
Hi, all. I have two offers one from Maersk and IBM for Data Scientist position, which one is good to join?
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I am scared to take a medical leave of absence for depression / burnout even though I know and my therapist agrees it would be the best thing for me to do right now. I feel like I will be removed from my current team and I will be marked in the office as “weak” (even though I was rated 2 and then 1 for PYs) and it will ruin my chances of being promoted to senior next July. Are my fears valid? Will this medical LOA derail my career progression? Or am I thinking about it the wrong way?
Can someone explain the )4k incentive to the 401k account that EY mentioned in their daily news today? Don't get it.
I have a H1B visa that has been renewed once already. However in the designated period of 6 years I have been in the US for only around 2. Does that mean I can renew my H1B visa or reapply fresh?...
Do top 10 schools generally fly you out for interviews? Or are they mostly Skype? Or do you have to pay your way to interview in person? Does it depend on the school?
Is it realistic to aim for a move to MBB after 1-2 years of experience at a Tier 2 firm (OW/ATK/RB/S&) in the region? How difficult is it to move from Tier 2 to MBB?
What is typical promo bump is salary? The range is provided in the job description and I am currently making 20% less than the max of the range and 45% above the bottom. Ideally would like atleast 15% bump.
Shout out to all the staff online at 10:30 right now. Bonus points if you haven’t cried today.
Software Developer Interview nowadays Skill requirements: Java, .net, python,rubby,php,c,c++,SQL and NoSQL, PostGreSQL/MongoDB/SQL/MySQL/Oracle etc.), front end, back end, Earth end , Moon End.... Finally developer End... Other skills : Angular , React, networking,AI ,IOT,ML, Cloud , Moon, Sun ,Mars, Jupiter must have experience to fly a plane "landing knowledge would be OK " Developer need to work 36 hour's a day no compensation. You may go to home on Payroll...
For those of you that have had COVID, how long did you wait before returning to work? (remotely) Still feeling a bit clammy and my back is super achey but overall much better than I was a few days ago. Just curious when others said “good enough” and started working.
Did you all have to formally request your SAT, ACT, GMAT scores and send them into MBB after you got an offer?
4PQE. UK. Have been offered a job at another firm but they've only agreed to match my salary. I went back asking for more and have been sternly told that's not possible as I'm already being offered more than what their bandings allow. The new firm seems like it would be better for the sector I'm specialising in but anyone else I hear that moves tends to get a considerable payrise! I feel reluctant to move if I'm not getting a big pay jump... Is moving for the same pay a done thing?
Any recommendations on best hotels to book in san francisco? I am visiting next month and will rent a car to visit colleges, redwood forest, big sur, golden gate bridge, etc. Want to be in a good location to all locations and thinking maybe union sq..
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What are the potential exit opps from Finance Transformation? Pretty sick of process/tech in Finance function and want to do something more fulfilling 🥴
Happy Sunday everyone! How does an experienced professional break into consulting? I’m genuinely interested in the profession, see myself in it long-term, and have a great resume (reviewed by a partner at MBB), but getting an interview has been impossible. Anyone’s willing to have a coffee chat and help this desperate soul? It’d be much appreciated!
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