Would it hurt my progression at the firm if I mental health leave as an associate? New hire exp associate so less than one year at the firm but not fresh out of college. It's not due to job-specific stress or burnout, I think I'm going to need to check into an inpatient or partial program in the near future. I almost did a few weeks ago because I basically couldn't function, but fortunately pulled through. I'm not doing that much better so thinking of what impact LOA may have before I need one.
When will mental health become a priority here? You give us this autonomy worksheet yet none of the prac leads respect this.
I’m a LCSW, have been working in mental health for 10 years, and have a job that enables HRSA to pay off my student loans. I really want to go back to medical school to be a psychiatrist. I’d like to pay my student loans off before taking on more debt but worry I will be way too old to go back since I already feel way too old at 38 to do it. Has anyone over the age of 35 gone back to med school? What were your challenges? Was it worth it?
I know I need to take some time off work to work on my mental health. It's been really bad lately, but I also need to contribute to help pay bills in my family. I'm not sure what to do.
Just put an offer in on a house. Single income: 127 + 10-30% bonus. Promo to M this June. Price: 705k w/ 20% down. 2.75% interest. Remaining assets outside of house = 280k I never thought I could actually afford this much house, but my numbers seem to make it work. Internet strangers, how dumb am I?
I have been very passionate about mental health ever since i hit rock bottom last year. Since then, i have studied, read and engaged many whom also struggle with their own disease... CONT
As we prepare for the new school year, just want to wish all of my colleagues good health, strength, clarity, and compassion in all that you do, with abundant reward for your guidance in the positive growth of our young members of society. May calm peace be yours, everyday. Cheers! ❤
Any reason (for a litigator) that joining an insurance defense firm would hurt future job opportunities (in litigation)?
How do you shop for title closing, lawyers and homeowners insurance services. Any recommendations for good companies. What are approximate costs i am looking for these for 400k home. Does these vary by state
CN: Digitas Health Does anyone have experience (past or current) at Digitas Health? Would you recommend?
Breast pump question: I can get 2 - one through Deloitte, one through my insurance. Would like the Medela Spectra (insurance) and another Medela through Deloitte: PISA, Freestyle or Sonata? Thoughts?
Why does it matter who the Dem nominee is? The choice between Dem and Republican is views on climate, guns, abortion, environment, health care, education, business regulation, taxes, judges, etc., no?
Thoughts on a tax senior leaving for an FP&A role at an insurance company? I’m desperate to get out of PA but don’t want to make any bad career moves due to that. The job seems really interesting to me as I don’t particularly like GL accounting.
Is it a good idea to talk about your mental health with your SM? My performance has been in a decline for some time now. Sooner or later it may come into focus.
Aside from this group, are there any agencies out there that are known to support mental health & Illness (within their office)?
It’s been 6 months since I last saw the love of my life 😔😔 My SO (of 5 years) and I have been stuck on opposite sides of the Atlantic with no certainty around whether we’ll see each other at all this year (or even next year) given Covid. I’m obviously thankful for my health and the fact that I still have a job where many have lost theirs, but it really hit me today how sad and hopeless this year has been for many of us.
No travel has really taken a toll on my mental health 😭😭 I haven't seen any of my friends or family. Just needed to let that out.
Where can I get a rapid covid test done in lower manhattan (preferably closer to LES) that would be covered by my insurance and allow to book an appointment ahead of time in order to avoid waiting in line?
Fellow PwCers. Are you on a firm health care plan, vision, dental, or legal plan. If for so, has it been valuable?
Best resume from last night's recruiting event was "confidential", had a 3rd person opening paragraph praising the student's achievements, and listed the student as a nonsmoker in good health 😂😂😂
First week on the job. Manager making small talk with me over dinner. "So, tell me what your hobbies were." - "Ahh, Don't you mean are?" "No, I mean 'were.'"
How important is it to start on-cycle with the other new hires so that training can be done at the same time?
Just like there are unspoken rules of the workplace, like being clothed, the same should apply here. STOP SAYING “GO!”
Shake Shack is giving first 100 Burgers FREE tmr to celebrate the 100th store opening in Boston. Worth getting up? 🍔🍔🍔🍔
Is it just me or do you guys feel like royalty in airports? CLEAR, priority pass, airline status combo I feel lavish
I need constant validation from manger / client. When a few days go by and they don’t say thanks or something nice I overthink that im now doing a bad job. Or after a good review I overthink again a few weeks later. How to get better?
Tell me your craziest WFH story.
I have SC offers from both Gartner and Slalom Consulting. Packages are similar. Yes, I realize neither of these firms is super “prestigious”; however, which brand is likely to present me with better exit opportunities? Also, any insight into projects, WLB, etc., from current/former associates is appreciated.
Looking to start a side project and need some ideas. What are some painful problems you face everyday that don’t need to be so painful?
Switched from consulting to investment banking, and I miss consulting. It was more involved and intellectually fulfilling. And the people were less self centered lol
Anyway to get into Bain's federal area?
The awkwardness of having no interest in a role that a partner in your area of interest and office is pushing hard for you to join and also trying to get on a better-sounding internal project...help!
If you had offers from all three- McKinsey, Bain, and BCG, which one would you join and why?
How the hell is my weekend already over
What should I ask for in my exit interview?
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