Planning on taking 2+ months shared parental leave. Can’t wait to have that length of time with my family, but also pushing for promotion at the same time. Any advice on how to play it/communicate it?
South Florida (Broward or Miami Dade) what's your favorite tax firm with normal work conditions for a single mother with 2 kids that needs WLB. 9-5 is ideal but I can work things out. Or other accounting suggestions for someone with a masters in Tax and 3 CPA exams out of the way.
I drink moderately but lately have noticed a lot of the other moms drink a lot more. I don’t know enough to know if it is a problem or not for them but is it typical that all the adults are drunk at kids’ birthday parties?
What are some good memoirs by men who were never loved by their father? I gotta get into the mind of our client.
What strategies do you adopt to maximize praying (and ibaadah in general) during Ramadan when on a case? Any tips?
How do you overcome the anxiety when a parent messages you angrily? I sent out letters to parents of kids who had a D or an F and offered some suggestions and this parent took it as me telling her what to do and insulting her.
Props to American citizens making it clear that intentional child abuse is not an appropriate deterrent for illegal immigration. Huah! Go America 🇺🇸. Make Trump 🏳️ again!
Stressing that I can’t have a kid until SO pays off college debt. However, nothing major in my career is happening for next 12 mo, aka perfect time to have child #1. Fears about his debt unfounded?
If anyone is in the ATL area and looking to adopt an amazing pupper, look no further than my girl Annelle (Nelly) (6 yo). I’m trying hard to get her adopted! Super sweet, good with kids and dogs. Not cat tested. Happy to chill all day but full of energy outdoors. 🐾 https://petlover.petstablished.com/pets/public/1159058?awo=Atlanta+Lab+Rescue&widget=false
I’m 38 weeks pregnant. (2 weeks to go!) Does feeling like I have a watermelon in my vag a sign that my water might break soon? Or is it super normal. :) 🍉 It’s been starting to hurt when I get out of bed and need to walk with legs spread more than before.
I'm such a baby. I say I hate hate PA. Then I chicken out if recruiters call me. I must secretly love this shit. I think I have issues...
Every time I see a cute baby at the airport, it makes Monday morning flights a little less painful !
👩👧 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) ➡️
Most awkward Uber stories? My uber driver showed me a picture of her baby. Um, it was a doll.
Parents: How much do you contribute annually to a 529 account? What is your target balance when your child graduates high school?
Can someone who has a login click the below and give us the lowdown? What agencies really don't care about parents and which really do? https://www.campaignlive.com/article/best-worst-ad-agency-parental-leave-policies-2020/1673159
I’m a first time mom and currently 9w pregnant. Over the past 4 weeks, I have had to work from home 1 (and sometimes 2) days a week, because of doctor recommended rest or just being tired.I feel(cont)
Here's an antivaxxer story for you... My brother called my mom in a panic asking for a scan of photo of my dad's vaccine card - brother has the same name as my father. Apparently my brother is out with his bosses in NYC and they're all vaxxed and Mr. alt-right was going to be denied entry to a restaurant for an important business dinner. He got lucky but seriously, just get the vaccine already!!! (He's had COVID and recovered which is pushing him further info kuckoo antivaxxer territory 🙄) 🦠🦠
Burnt out and thinking about quitting my current job so I can take some time to regroup, update my site, relax a little bit, and look for a new position. Is that way too risky?
I’m applying for a PE role and have been given a take home model test where they want me to build a dynamic 3 statement model with up/down/base cases. Is there a template I can find online for this?
How do you teach yourself to care less? I am always stressed and over worked while other seniors on my team are 50% utilized don't care and still get promoted. I also want to have the idc attitude..
Hi all! Hoping to connect with HR folks in the Asia region. Do you know any good corporate volunteer opportunities in Singapore. Thank you and happy holidays!!
Has anyone here made the transition to consultant to PM? How did you find the transition? Interviewing for a HR Pm role after having done HRIS implementations. Haven’t had any formal PM training but i got to the 3rd round for an interview. They’ll be asking me project mgmt specific questions - what’s the best way to prepare?
How is Deloitte with PTO? If I need to take a Thursday/Friday off- do they let me fly back on a Wednesday instead?
I recently just got surgery on the ankle. I will be on crutches up until the first day of school. I am 3 floors up. No elevator. Moving classrooms or taking more time off is not an option. Help!
What’s the salary range for managing director at Navigant or FTI consulting in healthcare.
I’m 3rd year senior at a regional firm, going all in to earn a promotion to manager next summer (July 2020), but I’m trying to determine what I should do if I don’t earn the promotion (cont.)
So EY Advisory, Deloitte Advisory, Grant Thornton, etc have recently mandated 45 billable hours/wk, up from 40. Clearly this isn't firm-specific. Anyone have any insights on what's really going on?
I was thinking about taking my 4 yo on a beach vacation and skipped going anywhere during peak summer season. Is there any place with low risk where I can spend some time away from home?
Is there anyone here that works in Sales at Salesforce? Just trying to get a feel for the culture there
Its MBB work really that different from the rest of the consultancies? Outside of the branding and the pay that is?
My therapist just told me I'm depressed..do you ever feel like they tell you things you hear a lot or could have figured out on your own? Like take care of yourself, it's ok to feel such and such, etc. I'm still newer to therapy so wondering if that's the common experience? Do you ever have moments where you're like wow that actually is eye opening and I wouldn't have gotten that from reading self help books and websites etc?
If I had a traditional IRA before being employed in a 401k eligible role, can / must I roll that IRA into the 401k or can I leave the accounts separate without deleterious tax consequences?
Looking for some support as my mother is about to start chemo next week. She relies on me for support and I am someone who has always struggled with anxiety myself (cont)
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