Has anybody ever had trouble signing a new apartment as a freelancer? My landlord is asking for a ton of extra stuff since I have my own business instead of a W2.
I'm a long time prosecutor getting into the ID game and billable hours. Are there any resources out there that can help me get more effective/efficient without spending months/years learning the hard way? Some days I'm at the office 10 hours, took virtually no breaks and yet only bill 7. 🤬
What are your most effective tactics for escalating when scope vs. staffing levels are not aligned? Senior management is aware but taking weeks to resolve with our client. My team is severely under staffed and failing daily, but I hate looking like we don't have our act together. I keep waffling between jumping in to help vs. putting together recos/info that will highlight and combat the root cause.
What's the most efficient way to solve the problem and spend my time?
Would you pay 1800 rent if you’re making around 85,000 USD just to stay with familiar people?
I am planning to switch but since i am in bond with current org. If I leave without paying bond amount they will not give me experience certificate.
Can someone help me to know how important experience certificate is?
Whats the difference between McK, BCG and Bain?
Husband and I have been on a long journey TTC, and haven’t been on a vacation since September, just before we found out about our second trimester loss. Now, he doesn’t want to plan any trips so we can save $ for IVF - planned retrieval in late March. Would you recommend we do *something* to get out of town, or will I want to hunker down as I go through retrieval(s) and transfer? It’s been a long, sad slog.
Does it matter when you check in online for a hotel in terms of getting an upgrade? I'm a titanium elite Marriott bonvoy member looking for upgrades at Westin and Ritz in a couple of days. Any tips on getting an upgrade?
I thought of joining Tredence-Can anyone please let me know-How is culture,wlb and Job security
I am into GCP cloud
Anyone gotten covid tested at Tufts recently? How have the lines been in early AM? Comparable to summer/fall?
For Technical Architect role in SF, what kind of questions get asked in the technical round? What’s the best way to prep for that interview?
Is now a good time to purchase gold? Or will it reduce even further after the Wednesday’s FOMC meeting?
What's the quickest you've seen someone resign/jump agencies? And does it look bad on a resume these days?
Maybe a stupid question. Getting into Options now. How do you report them for independence? I am not acquiring any of the underlying stocks...🤔
I want to take my son on a cruise without my wife and daughter. Totally time away would be 72 hr. My wife is worried about the cruise because it’ll be tough for me to get back in case of emergency
Here is your annual reminder to not turn in your two weeks notice until after your bonus is safely in your bank account
Creatives - name a current ad or piece of work that you can't stand and one that you love. Curious what's inspiring folks today.
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Hunt Family Christmas - Tues. Jan. 4
Christmas pic challenge. Share your favorite Christmas pic to earn a point towards January's Self Care Challenge! Type your name and post your pic 🎄🎅 by Tuesday, January 4th at 10pm to earn a point!
Self-Care Survey. If you filled out the online pre assessment, type your name and done under this post by Tuesday, Jan. 4th at 10 pm to earn a point! The 7 domains listed here are areas you can personally reflect on throughout the month. 💛
Do you meal prep? Snack healthy? Share a secret you have with the group! Post by Saturday here.
Science of wellbeing activity #4 SLEEP! Something we can ALL do!! Complete this activity tonight or tomorrow ...post done by Sunday at 8 pm. Enjoy.
I have visited all United States except 9. I ran for SS Rodeo Queen, trained horses and won many trophies and $. I went to UIL comp my Jr and Sr years for twirling. I love to play dress-up. I work at Bowie! Who am I?
Which staff member drove a 1987 Red Pontiac Firebird in high school with her name on the car in silver letters in front of the front tires and on the license plate?
I created a 2 week cooking camp several summers at my house for k-5 students. I ran over 100+ marathons, half-marathons & biathlons to date. I woodwork and create pens, candle holders and lamp bases. During college I was a pig mascot for the local bank. I did parades and lobby pics with kids for $50 an event. I work at Bowie! Who am I?
One day this week, "unplug" for 1 hour. Unplug from email, your phone, social media and all electronics! Post what you did and what day to earn a point 👌
My favorite books are classic novels and thrillers/murder mysteries. I camped on the street in London the night before Princess Diana's funeral. I was up close to see all the princes walk behind her casket. I love ancient Egypt. My husband was once my student. I have met Charlton Heston and Mark Cuban! I am passionate about my job at Bowie. Who am I???
And the Week 2 winners are.......
This is amazing and worth sharing!!!
Happy Saturday! All week 3 challenges due by 9pm to qualify for prizes!Here's a final GUESS WHO for the wk. This person auditioned for Up With People when he/she was 20 and was selected to tour around the world with them for a year. He/She would perform for groups and events held at the civic center solo, as a child. He/She would sing and dance at these events. He/She also won 1st place state UIL in poetry reading. This person loves to "roll" with whatever comes his/her way!
Spiritual Domain ❤🙏
I worked at Disney World in college. I've shot competitively in handgun competitions. I once ran a business out of Mexico. Who am I?
A. Mike Lamb
B. Josh Williams
C. Justin Findley
D. Mandy Fenton
E. DaMarcus Johnson
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