Gift idea for my mom who has been helping so much with baby? She’s not into designer items. Was thinking furniture or a new car when prices calm down but those can’t be surprises. She’s very covid conscious, or would love to take her on a nice spa day or vacation. No price limit.
I feel like such a shitty mom. I am 40 weeks and 4 days and I have not gone into labor yet. The first time I had a C-section, so I cannot be induced for fear of uterine rupture. But if I wait too long for the onset of natural labor for my planned VbAC, then I might be risking the baby’s health. After pumping myself up fir a VbAC and studying breathing techniques and being ready to give birth, I am just at an impasse. My doc scheduled a csection for Thursday because she doesn’t want to wait
Hey everyone! I wanted to get a sense of how long maternity leave is at your company? I’m looking to compare and get a sense of what the average is, thanks!
Anyone here have step kids? Would appreciate any advice on how you went about splitting inheritance amongst biological and step children. My wife and I are drafting our wills, and between my own money and family’s money (from my father), we have quite a bit to pass down. I do not feel my step children are entitled to the same split as my biological children, but my wife feels differently. This is a very delicate situation and I want to ensure a fair outcome for all.
My 22 month old son has been extremely violent recently, mostly towards his father. He bites, scratches and hits my husband a lot, often unwarranted, and once in a while, does the same to me. He is also very aggressively shaking his head back and forth when he doesn’t want to eat anymore and swipes food away that he doesn’t want. It’s pretty monstrous. Not sure if this is normal for his age or if we should start looking at behavioral therapists.
Happy Saturday! All week 3 challenges due by 9pm to qualify for prizes!Here's a final GUESS WHO for the wk. This person auditioned for Up With People when he/she was 20 and was selected to tour around the world with them for a year. He/She would perform for groups and events held at the civic center solo, as a child. He/She would sing and dance at these events. He/She also won 1st place state UIL in poetry reading. This person loves to "roll" with whatever comes his/her way!
EY Parental leave question: how many weeks were you actually out? When I took my leave 3 years ago, I counted total of 21 weeks of leave. That’s including one firm winter holiday week. I remember I initially thought I would be back after 16 weeks, but then in the middle of my time off I got an email from Leave Team with the breakdown and it actually was 21 weeks. Can someone who took leave recently tell me the actual number of weeks?
New mom here! So haven’t found time to buy hubster a gift for wedding day! Any last minute ideas? Still have two days! This is our third anniversary and our first with our baby buoyyy!! TIA
Moms, I am 23 weeks pregnant. Is it ok for me to have canned tuna? I have been craving it but worried tuna has mercury and cans have BPA. Thank you!
Hi, I’m currently on parental leave and interested in doing some minor side huddling like case coaching or college essay editing etc. Something consultants can do well and easily. Are there known websites/ forums to offer these services and get connected to clients?
Have an offer from KPMG Global Services for a decent enough Pay. The opportunity is with Google Cloud Tower for Assistant Manager post. Asking on behalf of a friend who is expecting her baby soon. So work life would be top priority PS: Holding offers for Sapient and EPAM with almost the same pay package Please help with your inputs if it would be prudent to join KMPG or anyone of the others mentioned
How are you working moms letting your employer know. Your child has to be home because of class closures?
I feel terrible. My mum and my husband both told me I am fat and need to lose weight ASAP. They were not trying to insult me, they both really think they have my best in interest. I am a mother of 11 months old twins, am still breastfeeding and currently have 11kg more than before pregnancy. I was always skinny and before pregnancy wore size 8. I feel so bad for hearing that, and feel like a failure on all levels.
2020 happy update, got blessed with a beautiful baby girl! 2020 is suddenly looking better y’all. Happy Tuesday :) Peace ✌️
A couple weeks ago our district had a student commit suicide reportedly due to bullying. Yesterday HS kids were passing out flyers they made in which they named students and instances of them bullying, along with the names of teachers that they “say” did nothing about it. They are planning a walk out tomorrow afternoon. So curious to see how admin handles this. What’s your take on this?
I grew up in a low income and single parent family. Humble beginnings. Now doing an average job as an accountant. I always feel inferior and insecure during a relationship. I know it’s not good but I cannot stop feeling that way. I don’t know how to become the confident, outgoing and stress free version of myself.
Today, I got up, made coffee, changed and fed the baby, prepped a presentation, forgot my 6yo’s Zoom class, got her up and on the Zoom class, presented ugly news to my MD, did a school drive-by parade, fed the kids lunch, met with my directs, prepped the follow ups from the MD presentation, taught 4 homeschool lessons, said goodbye to my mentor, prepped for a pitch, cooked dinner, made my weekend to-do list, gave two baths, and scooped poop out of one bath. It was a slow day.
I was offered a dream job at another agency but I’m on maternity with my current employer. I’ve only been on maternity for two weeks. If I resign now, will I lose the rest of my maternity? I would like to strat my new gig as soon as my maternity is over. Has anyone ever had this experience?
I'm a little annoyed. there are sooo many Instagram accounts for moms-to-be, new moms but not a single account for dad-to-be or new dad's, the dad accounts I did find were all based on funny memes with kids. Not a single account with how to care for a baby or how to be a supportive pregnancy partner or parenting. This research basically started because my husband said he doesn't need to know all these things as it's a woman's role and lack of similar accounts men is proof that he doesn't need to
For those who are Goodwin full remote, how do you like it? What practice are you in and how are the hours?
I have interviews set up for PMO Director roles at a couple medical device companies (one f500, another mid size $1-2B annual revenue) and am interested to hear your recommendations for TC. What would you request? Thanks in advance!
Anyone have experience working at Roark on the portco ops side? Thoughts on culture, pay, work, prestige etc?
Is it worth getting PMP, Scrum, CSCP?
Hello fishes, have an interview coming up at Amazon for a Senior Procurement Manager role. Anyone have any insight into the potential comp range and culture?
Any Fish who has done Deloitte experienced hire case interview recently willing to chat? Have a few minor questions
Would love to hear from moms whose babies went to daycare / school right after maternity leave (no nanny etc). Due in March and on the list for a stellar Montessori daycare / preschool near us to start in August (school year) when baby is 4-5 months old. Feeling guilty and struggling to decide if keeping baby home a year with a nanny is better, starting school in 2023? However, I’m worried about cost - we really would not be able to afford a nanny in our city on our salaries. Advice welcome!
What's average comp for an SA3 or first year manager at Deloitte? Thinking of making the jump, but realize it may be better to come in as a senior associate b/c it is harder to get staffed as Manager.
Do we need a valid us visa to get the schengen tourist visa? My visa is expired but I have a valid extension doc and plan to get the stamping either before/after the Europe trip.
Anyone familiar with Wepay and can share their thoughts about a product management role ? Also about the culture and future of the company
Hi, I need some help. I have 5 yr of experience in consulting. Expecting an offer from Capgemini (invent). Any insights on how much (fixed) salary shall I expect ? Current fixed is 14 LPA. Capgemini
I’ve been in Canada for 2yrs trying to break into the HR field with 2 years direct experience and 2 years relatable experience but no luck. Any tips on what to do?
What are some good trips to do with Bonvoy points in the Northeast (thinking more spa/relaxing vs touring cities) e.g Berkshires, Vermont etc
Hi! Currently interviewing at Accenture and was wondering the required utilization/billable hours for their federal practice. (Would probably come in at the “consultant” level). Thanks!
Do we have anyone here who has worked in all big 4 and can share cultural differences? Also, how it has helped increasing your base?
Help needed- what is the approximate time taken by immigration team to send the stamped passport after document is submitted in Dropbox? Dropbox location - Chennai, India
Does deloitte follow a balance sheet or an income statement type approach to calculate your bonus? Meaning let’s say you had a bad year and the ratings were low and the hike was low. Then next year, if you do exceedingly well and are on the top of the scatterplot, do you get paid the highest? Or will you still be below some people because you had a low starting point compared to peers.
As much as everyone complains about the B4 (guilty as well) I am so grateful that we have great careers and with awesome trajectory. I have friends still doing landscaping and serving tables.
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