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Completely bombed an interview yesterday, and I’m ok with that. I realized how wildly unprepared I was and how I can make it better for the next ones I have lined up! It’s ok to fail and learn from mi… more

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Just a quick Friday reminder to take it easy.

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Not work related but idk where to ask this. We’ve been invited to our first post Covid cookout. It’s at my husband’s former colleagues place so we don’t the hosts too well but we know there are not go… more

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Has anyone purchased a blanket or quilt from Coyuchi? Looks super pricey but high quality and something that will last a long, long time.

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What is salary for Partner Business Manager at VMware 4YOE, 10YOE in IT industry.

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Any recommendations for water resistant kids gloves for ice skating? The non bulky ones keep on getting wet.

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Any moms who have immigrated to Canada, with 2 kids. One will start school next year? Is it tough on the kids starting over in a foreign country.

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Do any mamas have a Lovevery discount code? Also, are there other similar services I should look it? Our LO is due in 3 weeks. So, I want to get him off to a good start.

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Hello! Anyone work at EY? The 16 weeks granted for maternity leave…Is that full or partial pay?

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