My agency technically has unlimited PTO but our managers quietly disapprove of the policy. It’s the kind of place where people make you feel guilty for taking it... (cont)
West Monroe Partners 🐠 With your unlimited pto policy, how much pto do you find yourselves actually taking? Question applies to other firms with unlimited pto as well.
My dad works for the state and he currently has 7 months of accrued vacation and 10 months of sick time....we’re doing it wrong guys
Went through a bad burnout a few months ago and ended up taking some time off during the Christmas holidays to recover. Now that I am back, I feel disengaged and can’t help but constantly feel like I don’t belong here. Anyone else go through a similar experience?
Had a vacation planned to my timeshare in St. Martin in February, hotel is pretty destroyed - flying Delta (platinum) anyone know their policy or best way to go about getting refunded / voucher?
Denver Fishes - I need some serious help. I am on vacation here when I got an email from my future employer Accenture to get i9 authorization. They are asking me to find a person to be an authorized agent who needs to be present physically. All they need to do is state that my passport is right or something. I don’t know anyone here. This needs to be done in the next two days Would anyone be interested in helping me out? Coffee at Huckleberry is on me if you are!!
How does the holiday weekend impact your quota? Still the same? It's still the same for me, which I feel is unfair.
Took some PTO on a Monday so I wouldn't have to deal with the fact that it's Monday and everyone wanting something at 8am.
Is anyone on the Greek islands right now? Is it worth going with the restrictions in place? Trying to plan vacation in Europe
Attempting to renter the workforce after a 2 year hiatus due to health issues followed by the pandemic. During this time off I had minor success running a small business, but not enough to pay the bills. I have 3 YOE, 1.5 as a Loan Officer, and 1.5 as a consultant within compliance and Fintech. Please let me know of any fully remote positions, or hybrid positions based out of Chicago or Milwaukee. I live in Dubuque IA, so for in office work it would have to be in Dubuque. TIA!
Pros and cons of bringing a +1 to the office holiday party? I'm young and new to the firm, and I have a vague sense that it seems unprofessional...what's the 🐠 take?
One more week of vacation to book before the Q4 rush ... preferably out of the country. Any good suggestions? We like "off the beaten path" non-touristy vibes.
Any insight into Jackson Lewis? Especially the smaller offices? Do Associates generally get promoted to Partner? Do they match 401K contributions? Quality of life? PTO?
Hi all. Does anyone has any feedback what it's like to work at Fingerpaint? Wondering on culture, benefits, time off, atmosphere. Thank you in advance
Looking to take vacation in three weeks. Is there anywhere in Europe that’s allowing American citizens in? Any suggestions for international trips for a week.
Working remote this month. I was planning on visiting family in Vancouver for a few days next week, does anyone know if it's against policy to continue to work remote? Would rather not use PTO...
I truly feel I can never take off. I’m out of office for the next week taking a bar exam and then going on a well needed vacation. After studying and taking another bar. However I’m still getting emails and meetings. So far I have 2 calls this week and I’m out of office.
When did it become acceptable to go shoeless during meetings? Three in the same meeting...one was actually barefoot and curled up in a chair as if on a beach vacation. 😳
Any insight into S& case interview? Have one coming up in 2 weeks for Senior Associate - Enterprise Value role. Industrials group.
What properties are on the Mount Rushmore of Berlin-Mitte hotels? SPG would be nice, but isn’t required.
Why some HRs make a big fuss about being asked compensation questions and make you feel bad about asking them? Shouldn’t we clarify how we get paid for and what’s the potential upside?
I get mistaken as a student at the school I work at. How can I establish my authority in the classroom as well as on campus?
Capital One 🐟: I've got a friend who's asking if her research is accurate. Is the following comp package for a senior manager, product, in the ballpark for Tysons? Base of $170-180k, target bonus of 22%, sign on of ~15%. Thanks!
I have a good offer outstanding from a tech firm (350K TC) and just got connected to a recruiter from one of the alternative investment firms (PE/Hedge/VC 35bn AUM) in NYC and it seems they want to go through the process with me. The base range given is 350K (excluding bonus and others). TC wise.. I'd like to try and see how far I can go but the tech firm is something that I really like. Is working at PE or hedge fund considered a prestige experience? YoE 14 all in consulting. Worth trying?
Would anyone move to a different firm that is unstable but gives a promotion plus 50% increase for same job?
Any tips on dealing with dysfunctional relationship with mother? Every interaction with my mom is an attempt for her to attack me for something.
In choosing an MBA concentration, should I go for finance, general management, operations, or innovation? Leaning toward the fourth while taking lots of finance classes. Goal is biz dev roles in tech and/or growing startups
New to single mom life and just recently started to (try) dating again. Met a guy - we got along very well and dated a few times but when I told him about my child, he said he couldn’t imagine having a relationship w/ someone who has a child that’s not his. I’m heartbroken - it feels like a loss beyond my control. How should I overcome this? We are both 32yo if that helps.
Anyone used luggage assistance outside departures @ ORD T1? Traveling with wife & infant on Lufthansa. We have 6bags, stroller, backpacks. Wife&I cud push 2 carts if we have to. TIA
Will your pay dramatically increase with CISA at big 4? Assuming 2-4 years of experience
Anyone know what the promotion bonus is when you make manager in EY Tax? Not talking PBB, just bonus purely related to promotion. Thanks.
Who else drank their per diem dinner today 🙋
Starting MBB soon and would appreciate any recommendations on preparing myself for success on my first day? I’ve got a number of weeks until I start and will take some time off, but I’d also like to stay sharp and come in feeling confident. Any suggestions are welcome.
What's the best consulting firms for H1B folks who have studied masters in STEM here? Got a cousin graduating this fall and he needs to know H1B/GC policies.
New to KPMG- out of town at a client, how does claiming a per diem work? I've just been buying my meals with my corporate card
Breastfeeding on a zoom call. Yay or nay? Was awkward in the call today. With webcam on. No one said anything but can tell from the faces the bewilderment. 5 people call. 3 women and 2 men. Kept up to point and wrapped the call quickly. I am one of the males btw.
F U Covid. You couldn’t even wait until the winter before harassing us again. I want the FULL hot male summer, not a shortened summer
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