Need some advice on home office equipment and furniture. I have a second bedroom which I plan to place my desk and my stationary bike as we are still remote. I do want to upgrade and get a peloton bike but I am also looking at upgrading to a sitting/ standing desk with an added desk bike. Would this be redundant? Anyone who has a desk bike, do you actually use it while working?
Does EY promote remote work?
If in the job location if it's written primary location only does that mean no remote work? Please reply
Exciting news but also need some guidance-- after many many months of looking I received an offer from a small firm. Seems like a great opportunity ex big law folks, in my practice area, no billable requirement, culture embraces remote work, appearance of forward thinking firm. At last firm I was making around 140k (underpaid for market), offer letter is 85k and potential bump to 100kish after a certaib period. Do I bother trying to negotiateor just accept and leave money alone?
#1.1 How is return to site plan for NielsenIQ ? #1.2 Future plan on hybrid model - How many days in WFO & WFH per week/month/quarter/6m/year ?
I asked above questions to HR but reply was check with Manager(so doubtful on hybrid model)
#2 NielsenIQ is manager centric ?
Just applied to Apple bank as an assistant branch manager while being an assistant branch manager who got a work from home assignment due to COVID and got denied because “ their preference is a candidate that has recent banking floor managerial experience.” while also having 4 years of assistant branch manager experience. Got denied cause I been working from home for 1.5 years I guess my experience is not “recent enough” but this is actually unheard of
Hey folks, im looking for remote work as PM/scrum master in tech startups. Hit me up if you have any leads.
I can share my CV via email/linkedin.
Show some love otherwise! 🤗
Does your salary band change if interviewing for a purely remote role? They pay should be based on my location, not the company's, right?
Hello wonderful community, I have recently relocated back from Canada with 6 years of experience in the non-profit space within marketing/resource mobilization. I’m based in Gurgaon and wondering what the best way to go about the job market here. I’d love to explore some MNCs, open to wfh as well.
Please help me to choose the offer to join.
EY 23 fixed in 26lpa..
Zemoso labs 24 fixed in 26lpa WFH permanently. ACS Solutions 26 fixed in 28lpa.
Is it okay to ask EY to reconsider the offer with ACS offer.
9yrs exp. Java Full stack developer.
I am located in CA. I’m interviewing for a remote RCM Denial Manager based out of FL. Company offers 12% annual bonus, I asked for 85. Is that enough?
How did you decide where to live? Have a young family, working remote, and currently living in a city. Looking to move to the suburbs but a bit overwhelmed with the number of options. Also struggling since we don’t live close to family and don’t like the areas family members currently live in.
In a month I’m moving to a new city for my husband’s job and I am fully remote. The only people I will know in that area are his parents. My closest friend will be a little over an hour away.
I’m looking for advice for finding new friends/a community while working remote and being in a new location. I’ll also be going from big city to suburbs so I won’t have the same access to a lot of events I preciously did where I would meet people.
I would be joining Barclays in Nov 2022.
As per my communication with the team, once a week we need to work from office.
Can anyone tell me if Barclays can allow WFH or instead of once every week can we work for one entire week and then take WFH for next month?
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Looking for opportunity in Cyber Security
Domain: SOC - Incident Response/Threat
Serving Notice Period.
Does the kind of love that leaves you breathless still exist? I don’t get that excited about anyone anymore 😔in fact I feel indifferent from the beginning and am ok if things go their separate ways. Should there be an urge in me to “fight” more for a relationship to form? I just don’t see the point...
Flights are cheap - anyone up for a spontaneous group holiday to Tulum/Cancun? 😊
Would you ever rejoin a firm you were fired from? Partner I was close to at a prior firm reached out to see if I was interested in rejoining. I was fired from the firm 4 years ago but kept in touch with some of the partners. The partner responsible for my firing is no longer there. I don’t think I would do it, but I wanted to get other people’s thoughts.
If you have a workgroup license for Slack, doing group video calls and reviews on Slack is better in nearly every way compared to Zoom. You can start group calls in channels so people can hop in and out at will, drawing on shared screens is better, and sending links and files is much easier. I’ve moved all my video meetings there and we are way more productive vs. Zoom. (We save Zoom just for happy hour)
In my early 30s and still renting. I have saved enough to buy any house I like but I don't know how much longer I'll be in this job, and consequently where I will live. Anyone else in this position?
Click here to save the world.
I find it ironic that the people who most express the freedoms given to them are the same ones who shit on it...
Has anyone here transitioned from data science to data engineering? What skills are needed to succeed at top tech/FAANG companies as a data engineer?
Just want to remind you beautiful people that there is absolutely NO shame in asking for help! It’s valid you feel silly, hopeless, or any other emotion. And anyone who tries to make you feel bad for feeling emotions is not someone you need in your life anyway! Hang in there. We got this. My DMs are always open ❤️
Is there a lounge access available at Newark airport (EWR) if I am traveling in United First class?
Women fish: What are the ways you think your gender impacts your work? How ppl treat you, credibility, etc.
What is the average salary increase when promoting someone to manager with direct reports?
How necessary is a car in SF?
How feasible to change role at Visa inc
So Google has its own worker union now - Alphabet Workers Union. Why can’t Big 4 consultants have their union?
Anyone willing to refer me to a role in Charlotte at Wells Fargo? Solid credentials, won't embarrass you :-) I have Resume, Cover letter, short blurb and req # ready to go. DM me please.
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2.5 year old woke up yesterday during nap time and again in the middle of the night absolutely hysterical. In her crib screaming, couldn’t be calmed for close to ten minutes. Could not verbalize why / what was wrong. Is this likely to be nightmares? Anyone experienced this? We’ve experienced “nightmares” with our older kid but never hysteria that lasts an extended period despite our attempts to comfort her. Will talk to pediatrician too obviously but wanted to ask here
What are your thoughts on buying second hand items like high chair, play gym mat etc for kids? About to be FTM and don’t want to spend a ton of money on something that my child might or might not be using. Do you have any advice when buying second hand items?
Daycare tuition waivers
Planning to work remote when I go to my parents place for 6 weeks. My 15 month old will be out of daycare during this time
Do daycares typically waive tuition fees during long absence? What is a good way to go about this.
Thanks in advance
What do you tell your team when you’re getting morning sickness 1st trimester? I have an intense travel schedule during my 9th week and want to prepare how to cancel my travel last min if needed
Any advice for getting through last few weeks of pregnancy before mat leave? I’m a first time mom, 34 weeks pregnant and very much struggling to perform at the levels I am used to performing at. It feels like the expectation of my work is that I should be handling the same amount and I normally would (I.e. not pregnant). I work in a heavily male dominated group and I don’t want to be viewed as weak by asking for help or accommodations but I’m really struggling and not sure how to proceed
30 weeks pregnant - doc says I need to take the whooping cough vaccine and flu shot. Did you guys have to do the same? I am in favor of vaccines but curious if any one opted against it and why!
Husband and I are looking for babysitter for our 2yr old so we can go to the gym together for like 2hrs twice a week. I'm looking at Care.com but not sure if the Premium is worth it. Thoughts? Open to other suggestions of finding babysitter too (Katy TX area)
Hey consulting ladies. I'm looking to head a series of tips and useful knowledge sharing information in the working place targeting women in tech. What do you wish was shared with you that you didn't get? What do you wish you had known?
Helloo, need some advice! My husband and I are both consultants and work crazy hours. Recently we had a baby and it’s becoming quite hard for me to manage both. My husband doesn’t support much with baby care, says he cannot find time and tells me to take it easy on the career front if I’m struggling. I don’t want to do that, I’m trying to juggle both and feel resentful 24/7 at him. It’s creating distance in our marriage. Anyone been in a similar situation- how did you manage?
Hey moms, for those that used halo bassinet, when did your little ones grow out of it?. Doesn't seem like it will last for too long and wondering if it is worth the purchase. Thanks!
I just got my positive pregnancy test yesterday and I'm freaking out. First pregnancy (I'm 32), my husband and I just started trying last month and I didn't expect it would happen so soon! I feel like every time I look something up it's something I can't do (caffeine, exercise, food, etc). How do you ladies manage it all with our careers? I'm just so nervous to be able to make everything work with a baby. Would appreciate any advice!
I’m scheduled for my amnio this week. FTM and petrified. Anything I should be aware of before the procedure?
How have people pumped on trains and planes? I have a medley freestyle. Someone gave me their freemie cups but they only work with spectra. I’m just having a hard time taking the break while
Does the mommy tummy ever go away? 🙁
Postpartum periods… were yours wonky? Pre-baby, my periods were like clockwork for years. Now, a few months pp, I got what I thought was my period and it lasted like a day and a half. A week later… sort of light period spotting again? I am partially breastfeeding (pumping) so I know my hormones are still out of whack. What were your experiences?
What are your guilty pleasures? We had a engagement workshop today, and this was the breakout session. There are quite a few new moms in the group, the answers were hilarious. Some said “eating cookies without being caught by her 3 yo”, other said “putting her toddler to bed early on Fridays to have wine”. Mine is hiding in the washroom to watch K-drama!
Coworkers wife is having a scheduled c section tomorrow. We live in different states. Plan on sending an instacart order from Costco with snacks, easy meals, etc. Any specific items I should include or that you would have appreciated?
Expecting in few months and have the option to opt out of performance eval this yr.Have really low/negligible utilization, I did everything I could but could not get staffed. How will this affect me?
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