Anyone here applied for a Schengen visa at Italian Consulate? Did you submit proof of your current US medical insurance or did you buy and submit a travel insurance for your trip to Italy ?
I am extra sad and lonely today. I wish I can just be treated to a nice date by a nice man. Is that too much to ask for. My life is just work and home I’m sick of it...
Hey Team - need your advice on negotiating comp at a startup. Currently working at Microsoft, Sr PM. Looking at an offer from startup - turing.com. They are offering principal PM role, Base - 220K / Stocks (not IPO'd yet) - 60k / year. No sign-on cash/bonus. Benefits - only health insurance for employee. Current comp - 163k base / 22k stock/year (3 yr vest) / 22k cash bonus/year. Benefits- best in class for a tech company. Thoughts?
Wow. The Liberty Insurance singing mnemonic is quite possibly the worst I’ve ever heard. I think they were trying to emulate the Farmers mnemonic but failed miserably.
Is there a sick day code at PwC?
How do you guys handle calling out of work for being sick while on a tight audit? I do not feel well but I feel the pressure of working though the pain Bc I’m behind. I don’t want to fail my team.
Team activity to go to a theme park. 10 weeks and haven’t told anyone at work. Pretending to feel sick or disinterested. I’ve already made up food poisoning to explain diet changes. Lies are tough!
Sick of getting ideas shot down because I'm young! I'm the goddamn market, I speak the language of social media vs the older creatives who are like, "Hey what's with this forward/rev gif thing? Its cute. Let's use that."
anything out there that’s tax beneficial for high income EMPLOYEES other than permanent life insurance? They are not self employed and are maxing out 401k. New and haven’t had this come up much...
How do we take a sick day if you’re a freelancer? Do you guys cancel jobs if you’re feeling sick? Even if you’re halfway through them and it’s a pitch, knowing that they’d be pretty screwed if you pulled out. Nervous about damaging the relationship…
In the office today, NY biglaw factory. Somewhere, echoing down the halls of my floor, is someone hacking away with a terrible cough for the last hour. Sigh….almost two years of a pandemic and we apparently still haven’t learned the simplest lesson to stay home when sick….this is why biglaw can’t have nice things!
I’m so sick of hearing about Cannes, let’s face it, it’s a glorified junket for upper management and their junior protégés
Anyone know of a good lawyer in Chicago? Found out my apartment's foundation is infested with toxic black mold and is responsible for a lot of health issues that I've had
Hearing about the ridiculous demands from the LA teachers union... Is anyone else frustrated with how political teaching has become? I'm not sure that I would teach at all if it was required to join the union. So sick of the pressure to back certain candidates, walk-outs, and viewpoints. My district has a negotiating body affiliated with the NEA, but it's voluntary to be a member. I'm glad to live in a state with options.
Any examples of pharma/healthcare TikToks?
Thinking of taking a LOA for mental health. Has anyone here done this? Has it helped regain mental clarity/motivation? I wake up and do nothing, feel really unmotivated by work and depressed.
Anyone who changed the career frm tech to something else aftr 8+ yrs of exp ? Thinking to shoot for mba nxt yr (by thn I wud be 29, and salary ~130k ). Nt sure, wt my options cud be, except tech again
Has anyone else ever thought of moving overseas? Just came back from vacation, so I'm not sure if it's me dreading work or if I really like the country.
Hi Excel Geniuses - I am working on an excel project plan and need to classify line items as “workstream” “milestone” “key activity” and “activity” based on their indentation. Can the IF function be used for this?
hi! i'm exploring a shift from traditional foreign affairs to tech policy, and wanted to know if anyone else here has done it and would be willing to chat? Relatedly, I have a screening with Meta for a policy role and I'm really excited - would love to chat with someone who works in this space!
How much can HCL pay for Lead Data Scientist, YOE 8 , Current CTC 13.50, One offer in hand of 22 LPA? Cleared 1st Round Technical and Client Interview with HCL, waiting for HR Round. Thanks in Advance!
Has anyone here made the switch from consulting to a technology startup or venture incubator in another country? I currently work at KPMG (Europe based) as a technology advisor but thinking about moving to Asia and joining a tech startup or venture incubator. Curious if anyone has done something similar. (I’ve lived & worked as an intern in Asia before).
I've been teaching for 20 years. I'm a little burned out from being in the classroom? This covid thing has made it harder for me to enjoy being in the classroom. I still have 10 + years until I would feel good about retiring. Would you recommend me moving to an admin position?
Need advice is this healthy behavior? It strikes me as possessive and toxic. MIL & FIL are demanding husband and I go on a trip with them and brother in law as a family. Are mad that we haven’t gone on a vacation together as a family ? Flipped out at dinner last bright because we want to do NYEs together as a couple instead of go on a trip with them + extended family to middle of nowhere canadA. Started gossiping about us on the other side of the room, in front of extended family.
Anyone know of part time corporate positions that are remote? Entry level. I have a bachelors in psychology and masters in special education (not super applicable but I am intelligent and willing to learn). Current teacher looking to make a switch. I am very personable and driven.
Have a hard time conceptualizing what it means to jump from consulting to industry. Thread for before/after picture of consulting: Role, company, salary, satisfaction, why you jumped, etc. Thanks!
I am creating leave packets for employees from scratch and I have no idea where to start. I want to have CA, non-CA leave packages that provide all information to the employee in one packet. Any idea on where to even start? I am looking for a sample template to help me get started in the right direction.
Anyone struggled with PMS associated depression? I took a day off because I could not bring myself to get out of bed!Feel paralyzed with guilt & work stress, losing my limited time off every month.
Tips for getting better at problem solving interview questions? I’ve done quite a bit of case prep, but get nervous, my brain fogs up, and I can’t structure the problem/solution coherently at all. Facing my 12th rejection this year and feeling brutal
On a scale of 1 to 10, how male dominated is your team/practice/office? 1=gender parity 😃 10=only 1-3 women 😒
Hey BOS it's school vacation week, plan accordingly. If you don't have precheck might want to be early, and do not forget noise cancelling headphones 👌🏻
does anyone feel that the exercise culture in consulting can be toxic? I’m all for exercise, but I feel like the consultants I know overdo it or spend $$$ to go to fancy exercise classes.
SPG 🐠 — How many of you would use your lifetime platinum card if it worked as a hotel key across all SPG hotels?
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