Women In Consulting

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Just got laid off due to COVID and dealing with a really stressful relationship. I feel stuck. I love consulting but there’s not much hiring and a lot of my confidence was in my success at work. That’… more

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Anyone ever sell their engagement ring or exchange it for other items at the jeweler? Generally only wear my wedding band now and I’d like to do something with it rather than keep it in my drawer.

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Can anyone share breakup “success stories” where you got dumped and felt like things wouldn’t get better but they did? Either because you found yourself or a better SO?

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Can anyone give me wedding registry tips?? Where to register, what to get??? Anything we might not have thought of? For reference we really don’t have much of anything and need to replace most of what… more

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What's a good ice breaker for a team of 20+ ?

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How many of you girls are going without coloring your hair, eye brows or waxing since the SIP?

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Anyone planning a wedding for next year? How are you doing it? We are looking to have something small but not sure how to plan around the ambiguity.

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Pivoting out of consulting. Anyone hiring any product marketers?

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First anniversary with BF coming up. Really struggling on meaningful gift ideas! We’re long distance so already have the “2 separate city maps” theme covered but wanted to give something bigger as wel… more

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Just found out my fiancé still has ring from his previous engagement.. Says he only has it bc he doesn’t know what to do with it and has no emotional attachment to it but wants to get his money worths… more

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Hi everyone! I’m a SA/E3 grade working in consulting and I’m trying to figure out the next steps for my career. Any experienced ladies working in consulting and interested in having a career chat and … more

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Anyone have a SO with adult ADHD? How did you deal with it?

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A family member recently said that if she doesn’t get an email praising her from her boss once a week, she’s upset. I was surprised, as I’m not some one who needs praise. How do you figure out what mo… more

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Gift ideas for a couple having a wedding ceremony this year when their big wedding got pushed to next year? Our friends are having a 10 person ceremony so want to get them something, but knowing we’ll… more

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Has anyone ever started feeling really annoyed by a close friend? I can't even put my fingers on exactly what is annoying, but I roll my eyes at most of the messages she sends or the jokes she mak… more

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Does anyone else have a mean little voice in their head that reminds you of everything wrong with your life just when you finally are distracted and not thinking about it 😔

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Do y’all have deal breakers based on a person’s actions before the relationship (has never done this or done that?). I don’t see the issue with having deal breakers since relationships are so personal… more

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Are there any bowls strictly about women’s problems in consulting or work advice? This one seems much more about life advice (mostly relationship). Tried searching and failed. Thanks :)

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Any one has been through couple therapy? How is it

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Ladies searching for a company that makes good wireless bras and bralettes for smaller chested girls.

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Only recently realizing that it’s not even like I seem to be arrogant, I actually am arrogant. And both in personal and professional life. How do I fix this part of my personality?

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Fitness watch recommendations that also look good for everyday wear? I'm looking for 24/7 HR, step count and GPS for running. And while I really want a fitness watch to track activity, I also find… more

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Mckinsey fishes: I have a clarifying question about PEI! I’ve heard many conflicting opinions on what the length and duration of the overview and story itself should be. In particular, people think it… more

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Boyfriend and I are going to celebrate halloween at home alone but it’s my favorite holiday so I still want to dress up. Having trouble thinking of costumes, any ideas??

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Boss ladies! Looking for advice from ladies who have bought real estate before. Looking to buy first home with SO and his close relative just became a mortgage broker. SO wants us to get a mortgage th… more

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Anyone in a LTR where their partner has an avoidant attachment style? I’m secure and we’ve been chugging along pretty easily for over 2 years now but looking for any advice anyone may have when having… more

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Looking for advice as I’ve never experienced this before though ik it’s somewhat common. Have gone on several dates w a guy and so far am really liking him. Slept over for the first time, things start… more

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Anyone decided to not marry after watching their parents fight? Being back to stay with them briefly during COVID brings back all bitter feelings I have for relationships and marriage. This can’t be h… more

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Anyone have experience with manifesting good things into their life? Trying to stop being a pessimist about my own life.

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Just had a chat with my boyfriend and he thinks that after dating for four months, I should “need him”.. He doesn’t feel I need him and I don’t (However I do want him in my life). If I can’t open a ja… more

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I’m turning 25 next month and I feel so unhappy with my career. I joined consulting because I wasn’t sure of what I wanted to do, but I hate to hat I do, even though I do it well. The problem is I don… more

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I felt upset at self often - for being too accommodating, not saying no to guys I met on apps - and felt drained after Common scenario 1: made it clear to self and them that i have 0 interest after 1 … more

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Hi ladies, personal question. Are any of you on anti anxiety/antidepressants/SSRI’s while also on birth control? Do the side effects mix (BC can make you down, SSRI up, etc) Did your doctor OK you to … more

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I’ve been seeing a lot of discussion online about love bombing and starting to wonder if I was love bombed by a previous fling. Can you guys share your experiences with love bombing and how you differ… more

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My friends wedding would have been today but was pushed back due to mental health issues. Not sure if I should text and say something or just ignore it. Thoughts?

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What are some fun/good hobby recommendations to start? Pre-Covid I was an avid traveler, loved going to restaurants etc. but now struggling to find things to do and keep me entertained besides Netflix… more

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Do any other women go batshit crazy when you have a new potential love interest? I.e. extensive social media research, turning it over and over in your head to gauge various scenarios, over analyzing … more

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Just got out of a 3.5 year long relationship. I felt that he was never fully transparent with me (for example, lying by omission), but I wanted to work through them. He recently moved away to start b-… more

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I went through my boyfriends phone (yes it was wrong) about two months ago and now he wants to go through mine. Is that reasonable?

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