It seems Campaign article on parental leave has made many rethink their attitude on the subject. Shame on you for only changing when you feared for yr reputation. And not when employees demanded it.
👩👧 Anyone lost their mother when they were young? I’m in my mid 30s, and the older I get, the harder it feels (counter intuitively) ➡️
Does anyone have any advice on owning an A5. I am planning on getting one and wondering if it makes sense on getting tire insurance or Audi care or something. Any input is appreciated. Thanks.
If you’re a parent of young children, what do you do to unwind? Need a hobby besides work and my toddler...
Anyone who works at a law firm taken off for mental health reasons? I haven’t been there a year yet so don’t have FMLA and this is the worst timing with the economy.
Leave a secure but underpaid, full time, toxic af job or go freelance and get the title bump at and indie agency? Healthcare etc scares the $hit out of me
Folks with larger dogs: Do you feel safer or have example of how your pup has helped you feel more secure? I intend to adopt a dog & security is a concern of mine as crime continues to rise where I live and I am a single female. Thanks for your feedback, all!
Hey mommas - My baby is 14 weeks old and I haven't gotten my period back yet. I'm worried I'm pregnant again. When did you get your period back? For context, I'm breastfeeding but not exclusively (I am pumping and nursing as much as I can though). I've been on the pill since 6 weeks and my husband used condoms for the first few weeks once we started again. Surprisingly, I can't find anything online that's helpful. Any sense of a timeframe would be tremendously anxiety-reducing!
12 weeks today. I was hoping I would be able to get DNA genetic testing today but my insurance still hasn’t approved the testing. I have up until Friday to see if it’s approved if not I can get another test but it’s a 90% detection rate ($300). The other test is 97% and out of pocket it’s about $3K. How would you guys proceed?... Just take the $300 test if the other isn’t approved in time?
A friend opened up to me about her extra marital interest/dilemma surrounding that interest. She realizes her pattern due to some underlying issue she needs to resolve and is seeing a therapist, yet whenever we talk she goes into details related to this guy and about her dilemma. I have listened to her for 3 months and weighed in where I could, and I care about HER and her mental health. But if ask about her mental health she goes into stories about this dude. How do I establish my boundary? 🙏🏼
Pleasant red eye flight gets better when a kid next to me constantly kicks me in his sleep
Any ideas on how well flatiron health pays? Looking at their manager in product operation and product marketing roles and wasn't sure. Not too much info online and Glassdoor might be old
Just won a Lion for my superbowl spot and had a baby in the same year - I want out of my agency. Where should I go?
Today is my first day back at work (and first full day back in my physical office) after a few weeks off for parental leave. Needless to say, I am struggling to stay focused on anything other than wanting to go back home to my spouse and child. I know I shouldn't take an emotional temperature on day one, but it has been more difficult being back than I anticipated. Any tips for navigating the waters for the first day/week/month back?
Anyone with experience hiring a maid-cook who lives in-house. I just went through a divorce and will need an extra hand with my kid - preparing for the new single life. All advice is welcomed
Have a friend who is a dentist with a masters in health administration. Fresh out of graduate school. He really wants to get into healthcare consulting. Will a firm even consider him (contd.)
Parents: How much do you contribute annually to a 529 account? What is your target balance when your child graduates high school?
Just need to gripe. My partner of 10 years and I don’t plan on having kids. Why shouldn’t I get a paid sabbatical in lieu of parental leave? (Could apply to straight peeps too)
I recently attended an Indian (zoom) wedding wherein the bride’s mother used intelligent before beautiful and kind to describe the bride. First time ever did I hear such a thing. Can’t wait for the day when this becomes the business-as-usual. Women are more than their looks.
Happy Father’s Day out there. You Padres are killing it with your selfless dedication with your sacrifices to your families. Challenge yourselves to spend time more time with your kids. That’s the biggest regret I hear....to all the fathers that screwed it up get your $h!t together and be the father you always wanted. Cheers!!!
Is it inappropriate to message a recruiter on linked in from a company I’m applying to to get a direct connection there? The company’s site doesn’t have anyone’s emails from the recruiting team
Anyone at Guidehouse know if they reimburse CPE required for certifications? Such as for CPA, etc. as well as any membership fees?
Have a $1k allowance for home office setup. Any suggestions for what to get? I think I have everything I need but don't want this to go to waste, only stipulation is that a purchase has to "make me more productive"
People who’ve left MBB/consulting for FAANG: Is it everything you thought it would be? Better or worse how?
Accenture is hiring for Salesforce Tech talent (Developers, Tech Arch) - if you are interested DM me.
Half my team got laid off and while I’m grateful to have my job still, I feel like I’m drowning in the additional work. All of their responsibilities have been assigned to me, the most junior person on the team. When I brought up that this was a bit much for one person/didn’t think this was sustainable (hinting at the fact that some of the other existing team members should pick some of the laid off peoples’ work), team lead went off on what I’m sure he thought was an inspiring speech about...
How did you cope with gender disappointment? I feel so guilty for not being excited but I just dreamed of having a girl and found out I’m having a boy. It sound silly
Does anyone know the pay bands for a Senior SE at Salesforce (salary)? Glassdoor has such a huge range, I don't want to step out of my league, but I also don't want to leave $$ on the table... Advice?
I raised some issues in my team, and now all the male members are telling me “no need to interact with us”. And labeling me as assuming things and that they “never said” anything. All my work credit has been taken away and said they will do it, I don’t need to. I feel helpless and that I’ll get fired, these powerful people won’t let me live here.
It really bothers me that I'll never have the confidence men do, and I think this will impact my career. Things like self-promotion to the right people, being highly confident in my abilities (rather than focusing on risks and mitigations), and just naturally walking into every room like I belong. I know these are not only qualities of men and I can develop them too. I'm just frustrated & venting because it feels like I'm trying so hard just to achieve the same goals. Anyone relate? Any wisdom?
Had an important Steerco meeting with the client and I presented some slides very smoothly and got great feedback. Right after, went to go introduce myself to a cute girl who works for the client and
Just found out I’m getting laid off in two weeks. How do I stay motivated to do work until then?
I got 2 offers and I initiated h1b transfer process with Employer B and Employer C. Employer B - approved (premium) Employer C - pending (regular) Started working with Employer B. What happens to C?
Anyone have experience with lasik/smile recently? Would love to hear thoughts and where you went, along with how much time off from work (if any) you needed afterwards!
Offered a role at ZS as SIP AC in pipeline strategy. How’s the hours in pipeline? Also what % raise is typical every year? Ty!
How's MBB in Malaysia?
Got soft locked today to my next project. I wrap up current one tomorrow then am off 2 weeks for pto. I have no desire to get back to the grind and want to turn this down "politely" without burning bridges. Any advice?
I know how the exact salary of the cohort of homegrown senior consultants at a B4 for the same role that I’m applying for. how much more should i expect for experienced hires for this same role with same YOE?
Who in Austin is hiring art directors?
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