PTO is not the solution to feeling burned out, especially if that feeling intensifies 10x when you return.
Do production companies still give out holiday gifts to agency people? Did you get anything good this year?
How many vacation days have you been able to negotiate? Are you in a market that pays you for unused days? Do your days roll over to next year? If unlimited, how many do you actually take?
At Deloitte toronto, aside from the 20 vacation days, is there any sick days or wellness days? I’m a manager btw.
Really looking forward to my upcoming vacation time and the moment I get a message saying if I could reschedule my time off because “everything is hot right now”.
A depressing holiday by any measure
What is the longest you would drive in one day (I be using rest breaks, gas, food)? Drove over 9 hours to SC for vacation once and am thinking of doing it again to save some money on a rental, airfare, etc. Or am I am being a cheapskate?
Has anyone successfully negotiated time off (thinking 1 month) before starting at a new company? Any tips?
First time in a really long time that there's no line for TSA PreCheck. Guess the other road warriors are on vacation.
Question for folks in here who work at a company with unlimited PTO/vacation - how do you manage this from being abused by employees?
How much time off is everyone taking between now and the new year? Me: 2 weeks but I’m guessing others taking way more.
For the past month our house has been in a constant state of quarantine (kids under five) and now stomach flu has hit. My hours suck and I’m exhausted. I truly enjoy my job but life keeps getting in the way! I’ll be lucky if I hit 120 hours this month…can I take a vacation?
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
What are things aside from the following to negotiate with job offers (salary, equity, signing bonus, relocation bonus, PTO, remote). Anything I’m missing?
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?
How much of your PTO will expire on 12/31?
Fav holiday recipes? ( pref vegetarian)? :)
Is it too much for my manager to ask me to make up the work that I’ll miss while I’ll be away on vacation? He’s known about this vacation since November I’m a staff 1 and not in audit or tax
KPMG people - when you’re on a project in a city where you don’t need a rental car (I.e. New York where you uber everywhere). Can you expense your uber to get food or does the uber come out of perdiem
Below is the offer received from Microsoft for L64, is there room to go higher?? Is there any other component that can be asked? Base - $173K Sign on bonus ~ $50K / 2yr On Hire Stock ~ $150K/ 4yr Annual Bonus ~ up-to 20% YOE ~ 10 Remote role in New Jersey @Microsoft
Going to India in a week for first time visa stamping. Are there any restrictions at this point? President proclamation, covid closures etc.
Trying to leave b4 for cloud openings at other consultancies. 1 YOE. Who wants a referral bonus?
Y'all my biggest dating challenge so far is that I do not want kids. I keep running into people who are good people but they want kids 🤦🏾♀️ For 🐠, who choose to be child-free, how do you navigate. What kind of advice you can give me?
Hello other 1st/2nd year analysts- how much have you saved up your first/2nd year in personal savings? (Not 401k)? Trying to gauge if I’m saving enough or too little
is it weird to mention someone's LinkedIn when being interviewed? I always like to look up the ppl interviewing me beforehand but is it weird to mention things you saw on there?
Hi does anyone have any recommendations of what kind of jobs/career I can apply for with a Bachelors in Theology and World Religions and a Masters in International Relations. I graduated just as Covid began and have struggled to find a job since... On top of that I realised when doing my masters that I didn't enjoy Politics, which was quite a blow as my goal was to eventual become a Political Affairs officer. I just feel quite stuck and would really appreciate any advice.
Any update on the Mid year hike/promotion?
Salary expectations. I was rated a 3, I will be going from senior 1 to 2. I make 80K, JD and LLM. I am in the Midwest, not Chicago. What is a not slap in the face raise?
Trump tests COVID-19 positive! First reactions?🤔
NYers: where do you move to when you’ve got kids and are tired of the city? Need more space, quiet, slower pace while still getting some of the culture, opportunities.
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Best suburbs in ATL?
After getting promoted in Feb 2020 (lol fml) I designed and implemented a significant piece of data infrastructure that is beyond what’s expected of someone at my level. In 2021, I was not recognized for this accomplishment and a guy who knows nothing about the technology was promoted over me. It’s been a year since his promotion & the wheels are starting to come off: others are becoming increasingly aware of his ineptitude. What’s the best way to subtly pour gasoline on this fire?
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