PTO - Alhumdulillah
My management brag about how little PTO they take - it makes me not look up to them but rather pity them & think I'm in the wrong firm. No one regrets the days they didn't work on their death bed.
Should I feel bad about spending ~1k in food this month? I've been all alone this holiday season so food is my only comfort...
Just rolled off project and not staffed again yet..been having some health issues...took a week PTO time over 2 weeks just to see doctors and have tests...worried about my staffing and how to tell my
Just put in my pto for after busy season and decided on a whim to go to Europe. Well, it's something to look forward to!
Man, i just found out i have a leak in my house water mainline. I am shocked to see the estimated cost. $1100. That will be the highest repair cost that i have to face. Man owning home can incurre lot of repairment cost. There goes my vacation budget in a drain.
This message comes to you from 35,000 over the Atlantic from a massaging business class seat bought with miles earned this year. All hail PTO
Any thoughts on Maurice LaCroix? Just curious...had picked this one up on the whim while window shopping on the streets of Interlaken during the Swiss holiday a few years back. Didn't know much about watches then (and, even now!), but it just felt nice.
Too depressed to get out of bed. I'll just respond to emails from my phone. Too late to take some PTO?
Just got a call from my Mom asking me how to read a pivot table breaking down the vacation itinerary I sent her 🙈 😳
Slalom Seattle - How’s growth going? Any increase in benefits - 401k match or standard PTO? Heard it’s on low side.
Can someone explain the negative attitude towards unlimited pto? Is unlimited pto not really unlimited? And if not how does it compare?
Has it ever occurred that EY HR system count sick days as our PTOs. My recent sick days at all counted as vacations in EY vacation calendar and my sick day time stays as same.
When you're taking PTO and communicate you will be unreachable during that time due to personal reasons, so co-workers slide into your IG DMs with work chat because you don't respond via Slack or email 🥴
What differences have to seen between consulting and industry in regards to optics? I.E don’t tell a person you’re going on PTO it looks bad, don’t question certain persons opinion etc
Any fun family holiday ideas on the east coast (New England or NY preferably)? Looking for a mix of outdoor activities and sightseeing
Everyday I think about quitting & how much I hate my job. When do I say enough is enough and quit? I have a family to support & a ton of student loans so it not like I can be unemployed. Just recently switched careers so it's unlikely I'd be able to find something better soon. I feel so trapped. Sometimes I have thoughts that if I'm seriously hurt I can take time off suddenly & have a real break but I know that's not good. (More in comments.)
Can I take 3 personal days before the Thanksgiving break? Does it count as regular vacation and not affect my Effective Util?
Any Facebook recruiters here? I have an interview coming up with them and want to know how you like it.
Fish Fam who switched jobs during pandemic, How do you build rapport with your team in remote work arrangements? everyone is already sick of meetings, adding another set of meetings doesn't seem like a great idea.
Planning to exit into an investment bank as a tech lead(AVP). Any idea how the WLB will be generally compared to consulting?
What fraction of your total comp should one usually keep in savings account as liquid cash?(assuming there are no debts or upcoming down payments )
Are you vaccinated? Will your students have the opportunity to be vaccinated before school starts?
Can anyone help me with a referral in IBM?
Planning a bridal shower / bachelorette party weekend for my elder sister (she’s 28). She wants to have it in NYC, which is where she and I live. I’m thinking bridal shower at Union Square Cafe or some other fancy restaurant Saturday morning, bachelorette party Saturday night (but no idea where), and then casual goodbye brunch at my parent’s place on Sunday AM. Her friends would fly in Friday or Saturday morning. Have never done this so need all the advice / suggestions! Thank you!
In my first year of big law and hours at my sweat shop firm are already getting to me. Recently got an email from a recruiter promoting a fully remote lit associate position with a 1600 hrs reqmt at a less than 50 atty law firm and essentially what is old Cravath scale pay. Does anyone have experience with a move like this? Too good to be true? I was under the impression that positions with low billables for big law (or close to big law) pay don’t really exist…
I have an MBA and cpa.. currently doing technical accounting consulting, but would like to transition into a T2 firm management or strategy consulting position. Would anyone like to have a call and refer me to a T2 consulting firm?
With the end of intern szn looming, what are the worst/funniest things you’ve seen done by interns?
Struggling heavily with mental health amid the crisis, due to loneliness and the gradual realization that we're really in this for the long haul and things likely aren't going back to normal for a long time. Zoom calls help a little but not that much and the constant barrage of people talking about 'the new normal' only makes it worse. Any tips/advice?
Am I underpaid? Analytics Sr. Consultant (semi-technical role) w/ 8 YOE, age 31 - Austin, Tx. With Finance BA and Econ MA from mediocre University. Salary-$90k, no bonus/stock/etc.
San Francisco here
Do any of you do trachs on COVID 19 positive pts? We have several patients that have been on vent for 20 plus days. Are there clinical guidelines around trachs for COVID patients?
Which books would you recommend for in house counsel about strategy, management, and leadership? Asking as product counsel for tech startup.
Curious which firms insurance covers IVF?
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