I keep getting surprised each month by our firm financial reports indicating we are relatively on track with our pre-Covid budget, while also watching our overall billable hour numbers for the year continue to go down. So, it is really 2021, when our 2020 backlog AR won’t be rolling in, that I should really be planning to hunker down for?? Seems a bit like the disconnected stock market to economy.
We’re hiring 450 people in Digital at CVS Health in the first half of 2021. From Developers up to Sr. Directors. Architecture, Analytics and Strategy, Designers, Project Management and Product Management. Offices in Boston, RI, NJ, NYC, Chicago, Dallas, Arizona, and Denver. Lots of Full Remote or WFH Flexible (after COVID). Message me if you are interested in a specific role, or in general. I’m handing out referrals. https://jobs.cvshealth.com/ListJobs?CVS%20Job%20Category=Digital&prefilters=none&CloudSearchLocation=none&CloudSearchValue=none
I should have posted in this bowl... but Coronavirus is forcing me to freelance for the first time in 2 years. I have 5-6 years UX experience, is 40 hourly a reasonable rate? Should I negotiate...
Insurance recovery practice at a national firm. Feel free to reach out if your clients are experiencing COVID19 related losses (business interruption) and need help evaluating their insurance program.
How in the world UK has 220K total covid-19 cases of which over 30K deaths. Wtf??? Isn’t that the highest death rate so far anywhere in the world?
Some investment banks are reporting increase in revenue amidst Covid-19, but I think their luck will run out at some point...
For everyone worried about the Covid-19 spike in Korea, keep in mind that the numbers are high bc: 1) diagnostic capability+epidemic experience of ROK healthcare system 2) free press+democratic gov
Debating between super high end luxury building in West End and decent managed building (no amenities) in Back Bay. 30 yr old M. Given change in social scene with COVID, where do you recommend?
Why is mcDonald’s so satisfying? I am used to eating at Michelin stars pre covid but nothing slaps harder than a McDonald’s fries and nuggets! Lol who’s with me??
Honest opinion, Whats ur take on workplaces mandating the COVID VACCINES on their staff? Literally, where i work at they tell us "if you dont get it then we will let you go" like How is that a choice? Im by all means not an anti vaxxer but i am against forcing something on someonw that wants no part of that Just a little venting 😃😃
I’m tired of people acting like dying from covid is the worst outcome. Long covid is much, much worse
For a medical exemption from the covid vaccine is a medical note required if you are pregnant? Please don't lecture me about how I should get it when you know nothing of my situation.
How many of you are planning on moving out of Massachusetts given what you have seen during COVID ?
A random thought about covid - before everyone jumps down my throat I’m not saying this is how it should be just curious as to your opinion (see comments)
Does anyone get worried that this omicron and other Covid variants might completely restrict US folks from visiting India after this?
‘Tens of thousands more people than is typical died from non-COVID causes during the pandemic related to delayed care’. https://www.wsfa.com/2022/01/08/some-alabama-hospitals-are-canceling-or-delaying-elective-surgeries-amid-covid-surge/ https://www.chicagotribune.com/coronavirus/ct-coronavirus-hospitals-elective-surgeries-delayed-covid-surge-20220103-5aseoyhs5vfmjhuwpsy62zmezi-story.html https://spectrumlocalnews.com/nys/central-ny/news/2022/01/08/40-hospitals-statewide-to-pause-elective-surgeries-for-at-least-two-weeks--- https://www.reuters.com/world/us/overwhelmed-by-omicron-surge-us-hospitals-delay-surgeries-2022-01-07/
Unemployed during COVID-19
Was hooded as a doctor in education today at Northern Illinois. I completed my defense last year before covid hit but had a virtual graduation back in December. Today was with the class of 2020-2021.
But once again not posting
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I was talking to a first year at a different consulting firm who mentioned that even as a first year, he gets plenty of project staffing options. Is this the norm? I got pigeonholed early
So I find out uber is not in San Antonio anymore. #%^ Then when I get a cab the guy is chomping on his whopper while crossing lanes! Can't make this stuff up.
When I get invited to Thursday happy hours I tell people I'm busy. I'm really just crashing on my couch and ordering takeout from my favorite thai spot.
Why am I still doing this...
I'm starting to hate the word "client." It's starting to sound weird to me now. You know, like when you say a word multiple times. Client. Client. Client. Get it? This job is making me insane.
How long have you been in consulting?
My idea of work-life balance is being able to answer client emails and so laundry at the same time.
That awesome moment when a consultant in your project doesn't know how to create a stacked bar graph....
When you get drunk at dinner and your manager paints your nails...FYI I'm a guy. #teambonding
2ns season of Serial is here!! Woot woot.
And here I thought domestic non-business travelers were idiots... International ones make them look like effing savants.
Big poops on small airplanes 👍🏻
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