EY - What is the maternity leave breakdown? 2 weeks prior to DD + X disability + 16 weeks parental leave + up to 3 weeks PTO? Is the usual 6-8 week disability/medical separate from the 16 week bonding leave?
Dumb question but if I’m taking PTO Friday-Monday, is my end time at 12AM on that Monday or Tuesday on outlook?
Has anyone used Turo for car rentals for personal / vacation rentals, and if so any takeaways? Recommend or not recommend? Things to watch out for?
Should I give my colleagues holiday presents?
When your S.O. has a bad day and stress bakes some cookies, you eat 2 of them and say they're great even though they're way overcooked and stiff. Everyone enjoy the holiday weekend!
Took PTO to make it a four day weekend...first few hours back today and I already feel stressed out, anxious and like I want to quit. Burn out or just advertising?
Coming off of my first real, full week of PTO in my 10+ year career (my fault... that was self- imposed) and WOW. I actually feel refreshed, comfortable with returning tomorrow and grateful that my firm and team did not once try to grab my attention for literally anything. Take your PTO, folks. I'm serious. It helps.
Going outside Iceland (first time) for vacation for 4 days. Should I rent a car (expensive) or is there good public transportation that I can rely on? Thoughts appreciated
I got let go from my job while on vacation. Found out through emails removing my access to brand pages and then received confirmation about it. I’m overwhelmed and can’t focus on the positive just yet
Got an offer for a job that will start in February of 2022. I’m planning on giving my 2 weeks soon and taking a 2-3 month break before the next position starts to just relax and take some time off. I’m young now (mid 20s) and I don’t think I’ll get a chance to take several months off between jobs again after this. Will this gap in employment be a potential issue down the road? I may be thinking too much into this, but would like some advice. TIA
I did it! I just resigned without a solid backup plan. I will take some time off, chill, go on vacation, will get inspired again and am looking forward to new adventures and challenges.
Good morning, Salesforce! I know this is a pretty general ask but could anyone who works in Finance at Salesforce shed some light on work life balance in the org? How often do you find yourself working on the weekends? Do you actually get to use your vacation?
Labor Day according to Wikipedia is an annual holiday to celebrate the achievements of workers. Labor Day has its origins in the labor union movement which advocated for 8 hours of work a day. Me: *laughs in PA
Did everyone take a day or two off to celebrate the holiday? Does anyone feel pressure to work on the holidays? It seems like major meetings get schedules with no thought about the high holidays
Any big companies offer same pto time as big four? I find myself at a smaller company struggling to get to even enjoy my pto as I’m always on
My contract has 4 week notice for leaving the job, and the new job I’m about to accept would like me to start asap (and so would I). How shitty is it to do 4 week notice with 2 of those being vacation? Wouldn’t want to burn a bridge but 4 weeks, jeez.
What’s the maximum PTO payout if I quit? I’ve got a ton of hours saved up. Like 8 weeks. Will I get all of it?
Should an agency have a $600,000 holiday party budget and subsequently conduct layoffs before said holiday? #HotSportsOpinion
What are some ways in which you’ve specifically contributed to gender equality in the workplace?
MBB folks on H1-B who recently switched to FAANG - did you run into any issues with visa transfer? My transfer has been filed and I’m a bit nervous about USCIS’ perception of consultants and the current sentiment around H1-B visas.
I need to file a work visa petition in a Schengen state. The visa is for a year and I need insurance for it. Does the Axa Schengen multi trip works for me? Because coverage says 90 days consecutive. Or should I buy 2 180 consecutive ones?
Do new BAs at McKinsey get company cellphones or would they just reimburse the monthly phone bill for a personal phone?
I have an interview scheduled for this Friday and I don’t think I’ll be ready or have enough time to prepare. I just checked my email and realized how much work I have to get done and it’s looking like I’ll be working a lot of hours this week so I won’t have much time to prepare for my case or technical interview. Should I email the hiring team and ask to reschedule or just not sleep this week so I can fully prepare?
Would you take an internal promotion without a raise? What about an internal promotion with a small raise $3k > ? Has anyone ever declined an internal promotion or pushed back on raise?
Hey fam, what is the value of Starpoints? debating between booking flight straight off SPG's site or transferring to the airline and booking award travel? Booking at SPG site gives me a value of .011c
After getting laid off 2 weeks ago, I fired off about 20 resumes to different places. I have not received any feedback at all. Any ideas how to get past the computer and in front of someone?
What are some of the best ways I can make compounding interest start working for me with little money upfront? Only have at most $500/month to play with. Already investing in 401k to get full D match
How many of you put out your resumes just to see what’s out there? Any findings from skill set to pay? I put myself out there recently and it was enlightening from salary to skill sets needed
Starting to study for the GMAT. A few questions: 1. When should I take the GMAT by? 2. What are the best GMAT prep books/materials? 3.When should I start/finish applying by? Planning start PT MBA 2021
For everyone asking where they should move to work. Here’s a list. San Francisco, LA and NYC all surprisingly made the cut. https://theurbandeveloper.com/articles/best-20-cities-to-work-in
Can someone explain the salary components of IBM, what is fixed, what is variable and how much is take home? Considering the annual package as 18 lacs.
H1B finally approved after 6 months of waiting and a RFE later. Best way to start off the new year. Good luck to everyone - sending positive vibes and stay strong!
San Francisco here
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