Ladies I am 35 weeks pregnant and going on maternity leave in 2-3 days. Politics on my project has led to poor project snapshots. What should I do?
Serious question. What baby items are most expensive? (other than diapers, formula, college education, nanny.. Etc)
I exclusively breast feed my six months baby. She won't take a bottle now and I tried in vain many times with bm and formula. Any tips.. Am I too late?
Paytm founder Vijay Shekhar Sharma was asked how he’d meet his future capital needs. He replied, “Mere paas Ma hain, Jack Ma” (I have Ma, Jack Ma), a reference to a famous line from the Bollywood film Deewar, in which the character says a person with a mother — Ma — has all the riches one needs https://restofworld.org/2021/chinese-investors-lose-out-in-indian-tech-ipo-boom/
New moms, how did you manage new born? I am in this situation - no family support ( they can’t come due to flight ban from my home country) , me and my husband both have 3 months parental leave. I am due soon and dreading thinking about what should i do to prep for post delivery recovery, food and baby care. Please provide some insights 🙏
When your project is the Titanic and there aren't enough lifeboats to go around. Do you grab the baby and save yourself or go down with the ship? 🌊❄️⛴
ABCD trying to bag a fob girl. Help. Doesn't like to talk because her English isn't good. I just wanna say "baby girl don't worry keep speaking your language, I'll get it translated" 😏
Has anyone here decided you don't want kids? Just turned 34 married for 13 years. I still have no desire to have kids. I am okay with this life but sometimes wonder if I would feel some emptiness down the road. Please share your experience.
Any Moms who GAINED weight after pregnancy? I LOST weight during pregnancy (med advised) and was able to keep weight off and felt and looked great, but once I stopped breastfeeding, BOOMM! I’m now 25lb heavier than when I became pregnant. Anyone uses any SAFE hunger suppressant? I have minimal motivation and barely any self control during pandemic and having a really hard time getting a grip on this. Need some advice, TIA
Friend runs a company and hired a VP of Sales to help grow the business. Guy got some relocation $ and was supposed to start 2 months ago. Ever since he said his kid had an accident and from that point on kept pushing the start date back claiming he has to do something related to the accident. He hasn’t sent any proof to HR, has been requested twice claims he will but then doesn’t. And has pushed his start date back half a dozen times. How should I advice him to proceed?
Moms, what is the standard etiquette and timing for your parents to come help out when you have a new born? I am due in April and we live in a small 2 bedroom apartment in NYC. Every one in the family wants to come to NYC and help when the baby is here and I’m grateful but I don’t want to get too overwhelmed trying to host people in this small space. I was thinking my parents could come for a couple weeks, leave and then my siblings can take turns? Thank you! Any advice will be appreciated
Has anyone been unjustly rejected by their children due to encouragement by other parent/grandparents/other? It happens usually during separation and divorce but could happen within a marriage. In many extreme cases, the child is prevented from a relationship with a parent due to a being blocked physically and emotionally. I'm currently in a toxic marriage where spouse and MIL badmouth me (among other things) to my 5 yo son to the point where he rejects, badmouths, and even bullies me.
Gifting etiquette - how much do you spend $ on gifts for baby showers? For context; the baby shower will be at home and my friend is more of an acquaintance since I recently moved cities
Real talk 2: if you decide to have children, it’s entirely possible you will not like the child at first (or at various points). It’s a huge decision, and having complex feelings about the matter is completely valid
My mat leave ends next month and I am absolutely dreading it. I’m fortunate that my baby is easy going and sleeping well so my time with her has been great. I’ve been getting bad anxiety thinking about returning to work. I’ve seen women post about how they couldn’t wait to go back to work so I feel strange that I’m not like that. Anyone else been through this?
i miss date night. small very shallow thing but with working from home, and doing that so much more, plus homeschooling and kid stuff there’s really no time alone that feels fun.
Doing some benchmarking as we revisit our leave policy. Do any of your firms offer external career coaching for transitioning into / then back from parental leave? Any organizations you’d recommend or things you’ve found to be particularly helpful / successful? Thank you!
What are the titles at KPMG? How are the annual salary hikes and bonus at Manager level in FSO advisory NYC
The risk of a pandemic happening seems like it's been known, at least conceptually, for a while. Not well-read on the details of the US healthcare system, but why didn't we have a plan for this?
Intern here. I need ties for work, and Brooks Brothers has a great sale on ties- looking for silk printed ties. Any opinions on them?
Hello Fishes, QBurst is hiring Data Science professionals with 3-6 years experience. Desirable skills include Deep Learning, TensorFlow/Pytorch, ScikitLearn and NLP. Location is flexible, pay is competitive and wlb is awesome. DM me for referral. Happy to help out fellow techies.
What's the budget of IBM for lateral hiring on band 07b, for 8.1 years experience (java full stack developer)?
The Banana Republicans aren’t even pretending to care anymore - leaving the Senate floor while Schiff delivered his opening remarks. https://lawandcrime.com/awkward/21-empty-seats-more-than-one-third-of-gop-senators-reportedly-left-room-during-schiffs-speech/
Hi, How many of you were successful using "taking cara baby" (especially for newborn's sleep)? You can just say "me" or "not me" if you are busy. I am deciding if I should buy the course. Things are getting better on week 4, but it's not good and the hours between 6 and 10 pm are awful.
Ladies, any interest in starting a plus size bowl? Discuss any and all topics related to live your best big beautiful life. Clothing, travel, work, fitness, whatever? It there's interest I'll start one (invite our consulting friends also). Do we invite dudes?
Lesson learned: Wear yoga pants with no panties to get free shots from bartender while picking up takeout. Whiskey? Yes, please!
My mom tried to offer me fresh veggies to bring home, my dad chimes in "why give her the good stuff, they just go bad since she's never home" points to my father for realizing this after years!
Should I get bonvoy points for a stay my company paid for directly? It was a $2,200 stay so I would like my points. So far I’ve only received points for my $20 bar tab. 🥴
Hey all! Anyone know what the AMEX band/level hierarchy is compared to Deloitte? Conscious it varies based on team and geography but generally speaking is a M/SM at AMEX akin to a C/SC at Deloitte? Experienced SC here applying for the M/SM at AMEX and it's starting to feel like the AMEX role is way more junior than my current one at Deloitte as far as responsibilities, pay, etc. Thanks!
My little step sister is 9 and is very clearly and openly the less favored child between her and her brother. I feel terrible for the environment she has to grow up in. I opened an UTMA account for her and am contributing what I can to help her out. Is there anything else I can do to ensure she has the financial freedom she needs to get out of her situation as soon as she hits 18?
How close did you get to MBB and what did you you eventually get dinged on? Where are you now? (just got the L after curveball Q threw me off in one of the final rounds; looking for people who were in similar shoes 😭)
Anyone know if Google pays competitive comp to b4? Current manager being offered an internal information security position in nyc and glassdoor has not been too helpful. Hoping for atleast $130k+
Looking for senior business intelligence analyst for 110k fully remote role. Working with non profit in of NYC. Great opportunity let me know if interested.
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