My spouse and I were planning on trying for our first (IUD officially removed!!) and a few months later I decided I also needed to change jobs. Ideally I wish I’d realized sooner - but now with two potential big changes on the horizon - should I stick it out in this job just to make it doable if I get pregnant? Or gamble on both huge life changes at once?
My HRA is 6lpa.
Basic Pay is also 6lpa.
My ctc is 15lpa fixed
I want to pay rent to my parents. How much max rent should i pay them in order to save maximum tax.?
My father do private job in small business and his income is nearly 2.5lpa..
Is there any rule that we cant pay rent more than any particular amount to parents?
Is Grand Canyon doable with a 2 yo kid? Alternatively, looking for some kid friendly beach destinations in Mexico.
Just found out my mother has narcissistic personality disorder. I’m 30 and for the first time I feel like I’m seeing my whole life and childhood in full color. I always knew something was wrong and our family was very different but didn’t know why. Am starting therapy in a month.
Worst part is, I msg’d my sister in law (my brother’s wife) with this revelation and she told me my brother has been awful and emotionally attacking her (just like my mum does to me) (cont. in comments)
Moms, when did your little one start swimming lessons? I never learned to swim and would love for my kid to learn. He is 4 months old. Also, what are your thoughts on ISR? Thank you
My first child is going to start crawling any day, and I have to leave town for a couple days for work. I’m really struggling with this. Any advice for moms who have been there? I am debating cancelling my trip but know I absolutely cannot.
In GPS HC and giving birth in August - really want tot all to someone about the more tactical things like utilization when I return in February how does maternity leave work with that? How do I report my LOA in advance etc?
Can anyone honestly tell me what Mother is like? I’m an AD. Early pregnant. Weighing up offers from equally top agencies. I’ve heard Mother ‘doesn’t treat staff well’. Is that true? All views welcome
I feel like a lot of women in the industry waits to have a baby till later on in their 30’s or not at all. Is there anyone here who found themselves in the pregnancy pool earlier in life and had maintained their roles/ advanced in their jobs? How was it and any advice??
Hey moms , my 3 years old toddler suddenly demand more and more TV time and not eating by herself , insist on being fed even though she can do it herself and does it in daycare ! Taturams just seem to increased more and more (she has always been a stubborn kid , but now this is testing my mental strength )
Please share and tip or insight into this behavior!
Hi 🐠 I am 34 and single. Thinking to plan a baby using a sperm donor before I run out of time. How can I have a baby and support her/him with a traveling? Anyone in similar situation? Tips?
Will you marry someone who has severe gaming issues? He plays 30 to 40 hours at least each week other than full time job. And he doesn’t have social life, or do cooking or cleaning or yard work. He constantly fight with me to ask me give him a few days each week to play games without me.
Welcome to our pre-k inclusive classroom. Even with 8 students, and only face to face for 4 hours, we struggle. We struggle being heard through our masks. We struggle with social distancing. We struggle as we find ourselves constantly reminding students to keep their masks on. We struggle to keep them engaged and to teach. One thing we do not struggle with- building connections and showing out love for each child.
Just had a baby and considering buying a townhome near Prescott Elementary. We have been renting near burley/prescott and really like the neighboorhood. First time home buyer and new to the country (<5 years). A few questions (1) why does CPS get such a bad rap? (2) is it better budgeting private school expenses and factoring them into home purchase? (3) will our son stick out because we are colored and he's tiny, and are private schools safer bet from a bullying/inclusiveness standpoint?
Left my desk for a little. My kid decided to cover for my meeting. He worked the group like a champ. Nobody noticed. I guess a 6 year old can do my job 😂
Does anyone have experience stopping Child Benefit payments? What are the pros and cons?
My husband isn’t a great parent and he have a toddler. He means well but doesn’t know how to handle children . We have been thinking about a second child. Although I would love two children, I am not sure if I would be making a mistake since one child was certainly a lot to handle for us. I also don’t want to have my child miss out on having a sibling either.
My creative marketing agency, Codeword, is hiring account people! Senior Account Managers, an Account Director, and Account Managers. We work with tech clients like Google, Linktree, Qualcomm, and others. The agency has about 80 employees, but is owned by a much bigger parent company so the benefits are great! Most of the roles are based in NYC but we also have offices in San Francisco and Salt Lake City.
Message me if you have any questions and I can possibly refer you!
Hi all. What is the firms PTO policy and maternity benefits (specifically paid time off and length of time) at Houlihan Lokey?
Hi all, my husband is leaving Booz Allen for a new firm, and I’m currently pregnant under his insurance. Does anyone know how long until medical insurance is cut off after leaving? I know most companies provide a grace period before COBRA but they haven’t really provided us with any concrete info (nor sent us cobra docs yet) TIA!
One of my junior associates recently resigned and I've been trying to make an exit myself for several months now. The job market has been really competitive but I am getting closer to getting a new job and moving on. The firm culture isn't great and work-life balance is non existent. My physical and mental health have been suffering, so I really don't think I could stay. How did you avoid the guilt trips from Partners/Senior staff trying to get you to stay?
What’s a good D30 retention?
There is wide open vaccine availability in New York
Thoughts on in-house Squarespace? Do they outsource the bigger creative work to an agency or is it all them?
Since a lot of us have more free time on our hands, share your tv/movie recommendations here or feel free to have discussions on some of your favorite shows (looking for my avatar fans)
I am looking for job opportunities in the role of data science/decision science/model development/ ML engineer, and with 2 yr of relevant YOE. Can anyone help me with the referral? Thanks in advance!
hiring at a great ad agency! been there 2 years and love it.
see positions below and continued in comments
Anyone tried teaching English in Southeast Asia? A lot of my friends have gone and said the US is a 3rd world country compared to Vietnam or Cambodia. You get your own place a motorcycle etc easily instead of using the metro and being stuck with roommates in the US. I’ve never been out of the country but the lives they live do seem amazing compared to mine.
Hello all, I am working as senior data analyst at NielsenIQ and following learning path of data science. Started with tech like Python, Sql and power BI since 3 months. Can you guys suggest more techs? YOE is 5 years analyst.. when can I start applying for Data science profile?
( Please give me 11 like so I can start DM)
@deloitte. Need to tell my partner I want to quit without offending him and without leaving much room to negotiate - option 1) my career aspirations are not aligned with the practice goals or 2) I am not happy with the wlb here?? And other option?Deloitte
Evaluating a Sr. Director offer from EYP. Any recent joinees can shed some light on how long the background check process took
How do you know when you should remove something from your wardrobe? How do you tell the difference between something you should get rid of and something that’s worth keeping and you need to “shop your closet” better?
Does anyone else also bake one single cookie in their house showings or is it just me? All my guests compliment the smell haha
Hi fishes, I am currently highly underpaid and already received an offer of 15 lpa but was looking for 20+ from Capgemini life sciences consulting. But they are saying they cannot give 100% hike as current market standards are 30%. Is it possible to get around my expectations 20-25 lpa as I have overall 7.5 yoe in pharma consulting. Can anybody help me with some referrals as it's Little urgent since I am already serving NP.
Thanks alot in advance!
Still pretty new to tax and looking to see what the best options are out there. I currently do insurance taxes, but I'm considering a switch to private wealth management or possibly corporate taxes in industry. Does anyone know where I can find some good resources on the differences in segments and career paths for industry and public accounting? Is private wealth management a good field?
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Has anyone ever taken a contract Project Manager or Coordinator job?
If so, please answer the following:
1. What was your experience?
2. Did you receive any benefits?
3. Were you working as a W-2 employee or on a 1099 basis as an independent contractor?
4. Did your contract lead into a permanent hire (if that’s what you wanted)?
5. Would you recommend contract roles?
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Is a CIO position in a small company (like Nike) considered better than an analyst position in FAANG?
The company I work for has archaic job titles / role names in Oracle. My current title does not reflect what I do or the ‘true’ role I have. I’ve tried to get this changed, but the role in the approved job bank are all old / not relevant. I’m updating my LinkedIn profile and resume and not sure what to put for my title? Thoughts on what I should do?
Best advice for handling a narcissistic manager?
Anyone at Google willing to speak with me about the Global Product Lead role? I have an interview coming up and would appreciate any insight.
Hey 🐠. Our office D,E&I team is admittedly pretty nascent. We are currently doing some work to understand what other companies are doing around disability inclusion to document - and hopefully implement - some best practices. Is anyone willing to share the tactical changes your office has introduced? (Ideally outside of awareness efforts)
Ranting - Does managers not know - your lack of planning is not my emergency? This woman is so all over the place, do this, do that, emails the night before have this ready by first thing in the morning, — without even thinking how much value it’s going to add truly, should this be a priority, this person has their own project, you have told 100 other urgent things for them to complete. Bloody ‘muh me aya bak diya, gand me aya hagh diya’
Seattle folks - what part of the city is best for young consulting people? Trying to relocate and want to identify safer parts of town
How would a transition from industry to consulting look like for me? I am 2 years out of undergrad (T30) and have worked at a small consulting firm doing market strategy consulting for many of the major pharmaceutical companies since graduation. Long term, I see myself more in strategy/ management consulting due to the higher pay and earnings potential. I’m currently 25, how easily could I move into MBB, tier 2, or the big four consulting, and what would this transition look like?
Any one who has done CSCP certification and can help guide through the exam preparation ?? Does it help when applying to MBB??
JetBlue! I love you too much! Not only your wifi is free but it also works 😊 if you get yourself into star alliance I'll marry you!
Anyone looking to sell their car on the east coast? Currently in the market for our second car but low on budget
My lease is ending & I’m expecting a lay-off soon (this is specific to me, not the firm doing layoffs). Issue is, I can’t move in my with elderly parents due to the high risk of covid. I’m going insane in a studio so I’m thinking to get a larger apartment for a few more $ hundred a month. Is that a horrible decision? I figure I have to live somewhere during this so might as well be comfortable while at home.
Tips for success with LinkedIn job postings if you don't personally know someone at the company to give you a referral?
Just had a cute uber driver drop me off at my hotel - anybody ever took it further than flirting with an uber driver?
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