I'm a first year analyst and a little fearful of the travel schedule I'll have to adopt in the coming months. From those more seasoned than myself... what are some tips or best practices to deal with the travel?
Anyone ever negotiated parental leave before? I have an offer on the table. Gave me what I asked for $ wise and PTO. But mat leave is not great. Not trying to have a baby now, but in the next 5 yrs.
How do you handle students who refuse to do anything and fail the class and then the administration has an issue with the general education teacher about the child failing?￼￼
Currently 3 months pregnant and have been unemployed for 2 months. Just got 2 job offers, should I let the recruiters know I’m pregnant before accepting an offer?
Just so much happiness and I need space to gush. My boyfriend is the most amazing man I’ve ever met. He makes me feel safe and loved and is absolutely crazy about me. We see each other a couple of times a week and it’s always super fun and peaceful and the sex and emotional connection is perfect. I’m so lucky to have met him in nyc and he tells me he feels lucky too. We’re discussing our future and having 3 kids together and I can’t wait to call him my husband and father of our gorgeous children
what do you wear on production when you’re pregnant? my wardrobe is very black and utilitarian and I don’t wear dresses. also, since everything has been remote, the team is about to find out I’m 7 months pregnant...
Ladies, do you think getting passed over for promotion due to maternity leave is fair? Obviously makes sense not to be promoted if performance is lacking. However, if you killed it for ~30 weeks cont.
Hi all, 3 years into MBB and job was taking the toll on me, and we were unable to get pregnant. I forced myself into an internal role to get some breathing space and therapy, and we ended up getting pregnant. But a few months in, I moved back to client facing and it has been absolutely difficult to spend time at home and keep my wife happy. She is expecting some quality time every day for a few hours, and I am just unable to do that. Its probably a combination of the job and also how I
I have the biggest, most passive-aggressive, man-baby of a GCD. Sorry, just needed to vent.
What is the federal parental leave policy? I’m new to government and having a baby soon. I know we’re given 12 weeks and have to sign an agreement to work 12 weeks after we return but are there other stipulations to a claw back period or how long we had to be at the agency first?
Have you dated a man with a child? What are healthy boundaries between your S/O and the mother of his baby? I want to be understanding but a part of me knows that there will always be something “more”
Contemplating having a baby and finding a new job… order TBD! Is it true that if I change companies and get pregnant shortly thereafter, thus￼ delivering before my 1 year anniversary of employment, that I am not entitled to full paid maternity leave “benefits”? I know some companies are more generous than others so it’s not universals but I learned this recently and I’m freaked out. Is this true? In agency world? If so, America, wtf?
I have a giant 5 month old (22 pounds, 26 inches) who has already outgrow his Baby Bjorn Bouncer. Any recommendations for seats / bouncers?
Tongue tie Anyone here have to get the tongue tie procedure done for their baby? How was it? Were they fussy after? How long (hours /days / weeks) were they fussy for? How long did it take to heal? Did you get any sleep? Just hubby, me and 3 month baby. Trying to plan and be prepared. Should hubby take off work? Tell me everything.
Any advice on job searching while pregnant or shortly after delivering? How soon after delivering did you feel like your competent self?
Which firms have the best maternity/paternity packages? Do any cover some of the cost of surrogacy? I have a medical condition that would make actually carrying a child dangerous, so wondering if some firms offer help in that area (I’ve heard of some covering IVF costs).
Just found out I’m pregnant (only 5 weeks so still a bit to go before I tell anyone really). After I’m farther along and everything is confirmed with doctors, when do I start telling people at work? Due in mid May.
I am very early in pregnancy and working at a startup. We’ll either get Series B funding between now and my due date or we’ll fail. It could go either way and I’m honestly not sure what’s more likely. I’m invested in this company but worried about the risk of losing my job just before having a baby. Anyone have any advice? I’m really stressed about it and am not sure what to do.
Feeling like I want to switch from audit to tax because I have a newborn at home and I don’t want to travel anymore. I really love public accounting and don’t want to leave it. Any thoughts?
Unlimited PTO isn’t all it’s cracked up to be
I am H1B and I’ve started my GC process. my husband is also on H1B but won’t get his GC sponsored until his next job. What happens if he has started the GC process but by then his H1B had run out? Can he still work while it’s pending with an application for EAD? Can he work as H4 under my H1B till I get my GC issued?
Lined up for Accenture situational interview. What type of questions come up? Also what are these interviews for?
Anyone here invest in index funds? I’m thinking about VTSAX but FXROX has no expense fees so it looks enticing. But I hear most people rave about VTSAX
Soon going to stop bothering w/ Uber. In DC, at 5:45, closest 🚗 was 15 min away. At LGA Term A, 🚗 15 min away kept grabbing my request when others were 4 min away. Who else offers black cars?
EY: Anyone else still waiting for their CFL to schedule a comp call? I haven't seen anything come through and it's almost end of week....
Is there a way to expedite the interview process? Interviewed for another team and got positive feedback by 5 people but change in org moving that group around. Now interviewing with another team. How can I speed it up? Essentially want to say ive been vetted by xyz person at the firm. F500 firm
~6 months into career from UG working in PE DD, I’m extremely interested in a small pivot to Restructuring & Turnaround. My firm doesn’t have this due to conflicts. Can any MBB🐠 chat about their team?
Hello! I am looking to switch to consulting after 5 almost 6 years in the Aerospace and Defense Industry. I have held positions in Supply Chain, Procurement, Manufacturing(Management Position), and Operations Project Management. I hold a secret clearance. I am also pursuing a degree in Technical Management. Does anyone know of any organizations/teams hiring someone in the DMV area with my skillset? I can send my resume for review.
Egg retrieval for IVF tomorrow! COVID test came back negative and did the trigger shots last night. The hcg trigger that goes in the butt caused much consternation but ended up being a breeze. NO injections tonight yay!
A couple days ago was emailed by my SM who cc: another SM and our MD on the account. They were thanking me for all the hard work I’ve been doing. Our MD said it was great to see a new team member playing such an important role. I replied bla bla. They then talked about how they world set up time to talk about my future on the project. For context I’m a campus hire 3months in on a tech implementation. I don’t see myself on this project long term doent align with my end goals. Should I express
Best consulting firms in South Carolina?
When initiating conversations to roll off a badly run project how open are you with the PPMD? Do you lay out the issues or just gtfo. Weighing the options
Folks who have been naturalized -- is it really necessary to bring printed copies of tax returns or evidence of your international trips to the interview? I've read about people bring several years worth of tax returns but nowhere does it say on USCIS.
I am a second year associate and i Recently got pulled out of my busy season and 10/31 year end job. I have no jobs booked after the pwc year end. Wondering if this relates to early promotion?
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