Any moms have trouble sleeping at night even if your kid is? He sleeps through the night (for now) but I have trouble falling asleep and if I wake up, I Toss and turn for hours. If I’m not in my own bed I barely sleep at all. This insomnia started during my third trimester
In Lady Gaga's voice 🎶There ain't no reason you and me should be alone Tonight yeah baby, tonight yeah baby But I got a reason that you-hoo should take me home tonight I need a man that makes it ri
does anyone here have experience freelancing while taking care of a newborn? would love to hear your approach/perspective. my husband and I both work from home and his job is so lax, it’s practically part time. trying to formulate a plan for returning to freelance life after the kid is born.
Let’s start a conversation around parental leave - how is it at your agency. Does your agency do enough to support new parents? What changes can we make in our industry to better support working parents? Share your stories about being a working parent.
I got an email last night from a 7th-grade parent because her son said I mentioned the words "male privilege" in class, and she is very concerned about how that is related to ELA (she said "reading"), and she is concerned about this being taught in public schools. To be clear, I didn't do a lesson on this subject but we did discuss rights versus privileges. I've had multiple parents contact the school/get upset with me because of things like his. It's exhausting... Thoughts?
I’m loving these TikToks where the moms calls to opt her child out of in person education. This is one of them: https://vm.tiktok.com/JFjjYTo/
Has anyone sponsored a child through Compassion International (or other charity)? What was your experience? I’ve always wanted to sponsor a child but want to make sure that donation is being used for right place/making direct impact to child’s life
For the LGBTQ+ lawyers, if your firm offers reproductive assistance, how did you start the process of planning to start a family? Are there better years as an associate to target having a child? How do you (or should you) approach it with your partner leadership, or should you just dive right in with the HR contacts? Any advice would be really appreciated!
I recently lost a parent. It seems so unfair that if this happened during the summer I would only have to pretend to be ok for 40 hours a week, as opposed to now where 60 hours is the expectation.
Need recommendations for a good mattress that will last 5-10 years and make me sleep like a baby. Budget is max 3-4k. Thoughts?
Thinking of moving to Charlotte. Any recommendations on best places to buy homes. Also where are good schools? Have a kid who will be going to high school next year.
Went in for a scan yesterday because I was having spotting and cramping at 12 weeks. The OB saw fluid behind the baby’s neck and is referring us to see a high risk doctor immediately. NIPT was negative. I’m panicking. Have any of you been through this?
What is the maternity policy in Big4? In EY we need to work for at least an year and we get 16 weeks paid parental leave+ 2 weeks short term disability leave.
First day back on the job after paternity leave. Never had a harder time leaving the house than this morning...
Have you been seeing any creativity lately around gender inequity, child abuse, LGBTQ, PETA, guns rights, or other cause related marketing? Why not? Because none of them are trending at the moment?
Read divorce thread posted a few weeks back, going through the same, I’d like to ask: how much was alimony and child support as a % of income? Full custody to spouse, have 2 children, area = NE US
Advice please! Want to move my baby boy (9 mo) in same room as my toddler son (2.5 yo). Both sleep through the night and have good sleeping habits. When is a good time to do this? What to do/not do?
Was anyone diagonized with fetal echogenic bowel in second trimester. I'm not able to get some sleep. It worries me a lot. In ultrasound my baby's bowl has turned out brighter. The more I google about
My firm was one of the firms that gave covid bonuses but did not specify whether everyone was getting it. I didn’t make my hours this year because I was on maternity leave and a bunch of my cases ended 1-2 months before I went out so I had lower hours before I started my leave. I couldn’t make up for those lost hours when I was back since I was working from home with an infant because of covid. I didn’t get the covid bonus, which in my mind is ironic considering the circumstances. (Cont.)
I’m a S1 in FDD and accepted a job in industry for an analyst position and took a 8% pay cut. Is this normal?
Looking for some advice. Currently contributing 10% to 401k and maxing out Roth IRA, and remainder of savings (usually $800-$1200 per month) putting in a HYSA for a down payment on a house. Hoping to buy in 2-3 years once we (partner & I) have a sizable down payment. Should I continue to put all my non-retirement savings in an HYSA for a downpayment or should I also contribute to my brokerage and invest to grow wealth? (24yo, $85k)
Was told that some boutique firms offer more local projects. Not opposed to travel, just need a little more time at home. Any recommendations for those that pay reasonably well and have a good rep?
Salary for senior business analyst at McKinsey in the US? Curious since you guys don’t go from BA to Associate
Hey San Francisco Fish, I just got an offer that's based in SF (and I'm currently in the South). So I guess my question is, how do you live? Where do you live? Are there any tips you all have around the different neighborhoods or...how much money I should expect to spend on living? 😬
VP, CD looking at a potential SF gig. What would be an appropriate salary to ask for be? I know SF is crazy, but I’m not sure I fully comprehend just HOW crazy. Thank you.
I have to say that when I started as an analyst, I thought I was going to hate working in healthcare. Now I love it. So many ways for us to *actually* impact people's lives.
Is there a thread of company discount codes? ISO Hilton code (do not judge me my BIL is getting married at a Hilton and his fiancé is going to go postal if we don’t reserve a room now)
My wife doesn’t invest her money in stocks, mutual funds , CDs. She just has a 401k and all her savings go into a savings account which basically yields nothing. I coax her into investing and have often told her about inflation over the years and lower of compounding but she is too scared that investing would take her money away. You guys have similar issues and how have you dealt with it ?
Why did Deloitte’s federal practice have layoffs? Given that the clients are large government entities. I can understand it happening in commercial but federal makes no sense
Hi folks! I had given an interview for a SAP MM COUPA openings at Deloitte USI on April. The interview had gone well till technical round 2 but I didn't get any calls back from the HR then. Today, I again received a call from a Deloitte HR saying this is regarding the position that you had applied for, in the month of April and now the position is open and if I would like to interview again. In case if I appear for the interview will that again start from the scratch?
What opportunities exist for pre-MBA consultants to enter the social impact/philanthropy line of work? Advice and/or leads welcome
Penny Mustard Radio commercials = what really bad, non-Union commercials sound like. Wow
In your years of teaching in the public school setting, has anyone ever had students placed in their classroom that have never been to school at all? Help!!
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