Silver lining of working during the holiday weekend!
Would you leave before busy season if you get an offer in December before the holiday break or would you negotiate your start date to try to stay through the busy season (6 weeks) due to staff shortages? I feel like I’m fucking my team over but also am so over audit and all the hours/work they’re giving me due to staff shortages.
PTO is not the solution to feeling burned out, especially if that feeling intensifies 10x when you return.
I noticed a lot of F🐠 are looking for dates to holiday parties — I volunteer as tribute! 23M, photograph well, incredible dancer, & life of the party! Also gay, so zero expectations!
Gave 2 wk notice, last day 7/20. Lead 2 analysts - 1 will be on pto today until 7/20 (so today is last day w him) other will be here. How to communicate departure? (Contd...)
Do you include unrealized PTO into your net worth if your company pay it out once terminated/you leave and you don’t lose it at the end of each year? Essentially guaranteed money if you don’t use it so not sure why one wouldn’t include it 🤔
Which firms have unlimited PTO?
Au pair users - how many weeks vacation do they get/do you give? Is it via agency or at your discretion? Do you adjust pay if more than a couple weeks?
Holiday travel aka amateur hour 🙄🙄😱😱
Has anyone gone through process to buy in Hawaii and use for vacation home / Airbnb? How was the experience? Does it make financial sense? Any lessens learned?
When people leave PwC how do the firm request you pay back GC fees? Did they withhold your vacation paycheck etc.? Or they request you to pay before they let you go?
EY moms (not based in CA) - Has anyone taken an unpaid LOA on top of parental leave + 3 weeks of vacation to extend their leave to 6 months?
When's the best time to take PTO ... when you're staffed on a long project or on the bench
What’s the common etiquette on taking vacation before you quit? Is it okay or is it better to just quit and not take vacation? I’m working for a ~20 person firm
Preping up for aws data analytics speciality exam. Going through udemy course for prep. Any exam practice cheats heats or typical topics I need to focus on. Exam in 3 weeks and I have 2 weeks vacation to prep
You guys getting your legal assistant anything for Valentine’s Day? I was thinking something small. She’s single and I know most women (myself too) appreciate a little something on this Hallmark holiday.
What is the best way to confess to her ? I know her 6 years, we didn’t spoke for four years and know we talk everyday as she is my colleague.. different department tho. She even bought me souvenir when she returned from holiday. Highly likely I can get her out for diner, but I think she thinks as friends … what is a good approach?
Planning to take my mom on a vacation, possibly on a cruise, but I don’t want to break the bank. My girlfriend will likely come, so I was thinking about paying for her as well. Suggestions?
Currently on PIP but have to take vacations for two and half weeks due to family issues. I’m worried if I’ll give a bad impression and fail my pip because of my vacation days. What should I do?
Posting for a friend — “Hi everyone, I’m a recent grad of Gettysburg college with experience in federal healthcare policy and major interests in healthcare business operations and management. I am looking to connect with employees at Cigna, Mitre, Attain, and Prosidian Consulting. Any advice is much appreciated!”
Hello Guys, i Just finished the Amazon online sde internship first of the online assessment, two coding questions, 75 minutes, unfortunately I wasn't able to study due to working full-time and university and I performed really poorly, do you think that i messed with same chances for the future? I feel terribly stupid, I'm in the mid of my exams and even need to work as a SW dev to mantain myself, really didn't have the time to study hard on leetcode.
Any firm reimburse/sponsor MBA in these roles?
Are PE firms conducting final round interviews virtually? I would have assumed that PE firms would not give out offers without in-person rounds, but at the same time, clearly this quarantine seems to be for an extended period of time. Do you know of any firms giving out offers from fully virtual interview rounds?
There was lots of interest in finding friends who "get" our life in this profession. Post your location here if you're looking to make friends with other women lawyers in your area! Hopefully it invites some DMs and connections!
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Hi, I have offer from cgi of 8LPA, Can someone tell me what will be the in hand salary .
Hi Folks, My role was mentioned as SA2. But in work day, I see it as SA. Is there anything I need to check with HR or it is used as SA for both SA1 as well as SA2?
Hi there! Looking for recommendations for things to do/see/eat in Gatlinburg, TN. I’ll be there for about a week (working remote for 4 hours in the morning M-Th and Friday and weekend off). We love to eat, hike, sight see, etc. I’m a huge adrenaline junkie as well. Also any dog friendly things to do would be super helpful. Thanks in advance!!
How to a deal with a friend who just doesn’t appreciate what you do for them / how you’ve been there for them? I feel like nothing I do is enough for this person and they always seem to express dissatisfaction with me when I truly am trying my best and doing what I feel I am capable of doing as a friend. At what point do I take a step back?
For type A people who love to plan, how do you not do that? In my spare time, I’m almost always planning something (my meals for the month, vacations, career progression, etc) and can’t just enjoy the moment. When I spend nights watching tv or reading a book on nights my SO has his own time, I feel either unproductive or I only got to that point because my brain is so tired from planning that I need a break. Maybe it’s a coping mechanism for anxiety and the need for control but I want to stop.
Planning to have first kid and buy first home in late 2021 / early 2022. What are all things I need to plan for from financial point of view ? ( medical plans , down payment , investment options and priority , credit score etc. ) I am an immigrant and not very aware about real estate industry. Any advice please ?
Resume best practices? Updating my resume to start the job search after working at the same agency for 2.5 years, any tips on how to organize experience/ things to definitely include or not include? TYIA!
Hello Big4, I have completed 2 yrs at State Street as an Associate in fund onboarding and Client services and would like to explore opportunities in Big4. I'm ambitious and resourceful individual. I'd appreciate anyone who can help. Thanks
Hi All, I gave my first round at Wipro today. In how many days, will the HR let me know that I have been rejected or shortlisted for further rounds?Wipro
Those that use a weighted blanket, do you find yourself wanting a heavier weight as time passes?
Hi ladies! I recently joined consulting and I’d love to grow my network & learn from strong female leaders. I want to hopefully apply and work at the MBB at some point and I’d love to network to learn more about your journeys/experiences etc & also make some friends in the industry haha Let me know if any of you are interested to connect over a cup of coffee ☺️☺️
Hi Fishes, My friend in HCL has been told by her manager that If he takes sick leave during notice period then his LWD will be extended. Is this true?? TIA
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