Taking some time off. Need some book recommendations. Some light interesting non-fiction. No self help or management books. Just interesting topics that won’t make me think about work.
I’m on vacation (only 3 days) - how do I stop looking at my email and thinking about all the work I’ll come back to?!
Our nanny is taking vacation soon and my mom is watching our 2 kids. A friend’s nanny offered to drive our oldest to/from preschool and watch her over lunch so that my mom isn’t racing around (cont)
There’s a scene in the 3rd season of the west wing where josh is talking to Leo about wanting to go away on vacation to Tahiti with a woman he’s dating. Josh is reluctant to take time off, as a lot..
Has My People Link been updated for vacation days with the transition to Mercury? Also, if you’re carrying over vacation from the prior year, when do you have to use it by?
Hi slalom folks. What's your current PTO given and 401k contribution by the company. Do you ever get big raises since I heard most of you stay at "consultant" level. Example big 4 and ACN will cont
if you can choose: 1. audit with definitely (know firsthand from a close friend) amazing company culture - mid market (overtime not encouraged, if you do need to do overtime you get hourly pay for it or can choose to exchange it as holiday, can potentially do secondment to FDD in the future but not guaranteed in terms of timeline 2. FDD with potentially shit company culture (partner scream at you for not rec ing excel sheets properly, sexist comments made - but all these info was from contd’
Is MLK Day not a holiday for some firms?
Those of you who have had their companies go from a certain number of days PTO to unlimited PTO, did you actually take more days off after the change or were you pressured to take less? Company and service line would be helpful but not necessary
Ladies please recommend the best swimsuit that will hold in my belly and make me look slimmer. I’ve gained a ton of weight and have a beach vacation coming up. Please help!!
Proposal touch point near EOD. I will be PTO tomorrow and unavailable most of the evening. Does it make sense to still attend or should I just decline the invite? I’m kind of nervous saying that I’ll be unavailable for action items. First proposal so sorry for the newb question.
Anyone have experience using MS Teams chat over Southwest in-flight Wi-Fi? Not planning on being “that person” attending a meeting on a plane, just responding to any MS Teams chats that come my way so I don’t have to take PTO.
Self-directed IRAs. So many questions! Have any of you ever tried a self directed IRA? I’m thinking about it in relation to investing in a company (to the tune of 150-200k) or possibly purchasing a vacation property as an investment in a location we’d like to retire (if I did that, could we use it to vacation personally occasionally in the meantime? Even if we needed to pay the IRA for the rental?) Thoughts? Warnings?
If you have 10 days PTO left, can you just serve your last 2 weeks on PTO if you give two weeks notice? Or would you have to take the PTO after your two weeks notice?
TIL: Just attended the kickoff session of a Flexibility and Predictability committee for a multi-project account. They mentioned that Booz and McKinsey exclude PTO from utilization calculation.
KPMG firm-wide update re PTO: we aren’t AT THIS TIME considering the unlimited PTO policy EY just rolled out, we think our current policy is the right policy for our people even though it has a balance sheet impact.
Any benefits on taking Acela vs regional Amtrak from NYC to D.C.? 30 mins faster isn't much...
Have you ever considered your hourly wage? Saw many posts of people making boatloads of money but it obviously comes from 60-80 hour weeks. If I look at a $300K salary for 80 hours is like 2 jobs.
I heard most of us are off for some holiday next week, so enjoy the day off to prepare for the holiday!
Benvenutə nella bowl dedicata agli argomenti di Diversity & Inclusion in Italia! Discutiamo di come rendere le nostre aziende più inclusive, delle sfide che viviamo ogni giorno sul posto di lavoro (ma anche fuori) e di come possiamo aiutarci a vicenda
Does Big4 hire ACCA individuals from international countries (they will not need visa sponsorship and would be legally authorized to work in USA).
Currently an intern. Internship ends in early August. Not sure if I’ll be hired on, mostly due to lack of work and structure. When is an appropriate time to start applying to jobs?
Raise your hand if your take-home is upsetting compared to your gross pay 🙋🏼♂️🙋🏽♂️🙋🏼♂️🙋🏼♀️
My cousin got into UC Berkeley undergrad for comp sci and I am incredibly proud of him. I wanted to gift him a MacBook. I wanted to understand if MacBook Pro 13 is good enough for comp sci folks or should I be looking at MacBook Pro 16?
Got selected in H1B lottery and thinking of changing firms. Will doing so before approval invalidate my H1B application?
We have a vision insurance and we will be canceling this one to move to my husband's one under his new firm. Can I use the benefits in my first plan and avail the benefit again in new plan? For eg ordering a new frame?
Pros/cons of going from a big 4 firm to a national, regional or advisory specific firm at a higher level? Is it worth it?
Anyone at PwC in an internal role? What are benefits and flexibility like? Able to work from home?
Question for SaaS AE’s: Based on experience, would you prefer a below market value base salary with an excellent product and commission structure or an above market value base salary with an average product and commission structure?
You know you’re moving up in the world when you have to let more and more people know about your upcoming PTO
Have an interview with Accenture strategy as manager. Just wondering what typical base salary and bonus is for second year manager.
ABCD trying to bag a fob girl. Help. Doesn't like to talk because her English isn't good. I just wanna say "baby girl don't worry keep speaking your language, I'll get it translated" 😏
SA Cybersec & Privacy salary range at PwC?
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