If you are feeling sick or something during the day and WFH, do you feel comfortable napping it off and then getting back to work and working late if needed? I have friends that say this is totally normal and okay but I feel weird about it and can never actually rest to feel better if I do lay down
Could someone at Deloitte please share if you can still say remote or are required to go to office? Or any guidance from leadership.
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Dear all , I am looking for a job change as my current profile is IT Executive and I have more than 10 year experience in IT industry. Skills , server administration , network administrator,eps console,ad user management,data security and encryption,hp certified professional for ,laptop ,desktop , workstation and server, backup management,email configuration, firewall manegement,remote support, pursuing compTIA security +
Protests scared coronavirus away!
Officially working remote instead of client site. Top three things that came to mind: 1) more doggo cuddles at home 2) comfy clothes 3) shit, I’m gonna have to buy groceries 😂
What's a very memorable or engaging networking event you attended? What made it so great (could be something from pre covid times too or from the present new norm if virtual)!
It’s been a hot minute. Thai Basil Chicken Lettuce Wraps with Hoisin Sauce (Keto). My pre-covid work clothes are now loose on me. I’ll have to buy a new work wardrobe wherever that may be. I quit my job and am back in school. Goodbye tax, goodbye busy seasons, goodbye billable hours.. 😁
How many of you are fully remote? How reasonable is it to request remote work? I’d like to be with a family member in a different city for a few months, is this a reasonable request?
Back in office and want to lose the covid weight (not much, but I am petite so just feel uncomfortable with the added pounds). Mentioned it to colleagues. Colleague who is in good shape (male) told me a few days ago he could do a program for me, and found a gym close to where we both live for us to go to, Is it weird to go with him? I probably shouldn’t think this but somewhere in my head I am thinking.... do I want to be in gym gear around this guy? Haha
My school now has rapid result Covid tests so we can test the students (with parental consent). I’m wondering how many other schools have the same option.
Met with my boss today and was told “well you’re way better at your job than we expected...so keep doing that and just that. We might be able to have some more interesting work for you to do in 2-3 years”. Meanwhile...I am BORED TO TEARS!!!!!! And it’s tempting to quit, but I make more money than both of my parents combined EVER have, we had zero layoffs during COVID, and I really do love the people. At the end of the day...I guess I’m just hear to vent and to see if I’m the ONLY one.
I know everyone will just tell me to calm down but I started a month ago and am on the bench. Feels like the people I started with were picked up. Do all the work given to me, pass my tests, follow up with people to look to get on an engagement. I feel like Im doing fine but WFH I feel very lost and alone as to what I’m supposed to be doing. Doesn’t help that a lot of people are in the south and offline with the snow. Any guidance as to what a path forward should be to learn to relax?
So basically our industry decided to massacre all the vendors, big and small, through indifference? AICP calls out brands for owing hundreds of millions in late payments amid Coronavirus pandemic https://adage.com/article/advertising/aicp-calls-out-brands-owing-hundreds-millions-late-payments-amid-coronavirus-pandemic/2245621
ZS fish - What do you expect travel to be like after offices open? (I.e. similar to pre-Covid when it was minimal/local?)
What "hard truths" or insights has the coronavirus crisis revealed about your own firm and our larger industry? Let's be pretty open and honest here.
Who here is seriously considering a career change as a result of industry culture change due to covid?
Quick update for those who might be curious about the situation in my school and our lack of COVID precautions. I often comment on here about how my school stayed in person all year last year with almost no difference from a normal year. No mask mandate, no teachers or staff masking. 10% or less of students masking. Very few vaccinated here. Results: we have no students, staff, or family members in the hospital. Very few cases either. Two months of this now.
Has anyone resigned their lease on a covid deal apartment? Did the rent go up significantly? Lease is expiring in November and not sure what to expect from the lanlord since the market is back to pre-covid levels
How’s the senior solutions architect position at Cox Communications? What’s the day-to-day and total compensation like for this position in Atlanta? Cox Communications
My h1b visa is stamped till oct 2021 and recently an application was filed for i94 since my i 94 was valid till sep 2020 only... now my visa is extended till jan 2022. Do i need to get stamping done if i travel back to India? there is a family emergency
Peeps who have the Sloan interview - how are you approaching the extra essay question 2 that’s asking for a data slide in a professional context given all the NDAs we are under?
Considering an influencer diversity role at Marina Maher. It would be a higher role than I have now, but wondering about culture?
First year big 4 MD here with a question... ...if you beat your metrics by say double or triple or more, is it true that bonus hits a diminishing return and incremental sales or managed revenue don’t really impact VC?
When you want to say "hell no" to a dud project but you can't because it'll reflect poorly on your 'initiative' rating 😪🤦♀️
Moved to a new place and thinking about getting a corner standing desk. The autonomous one is $1k, so wondering if anyone has found a good, cheaper standing desk for the corner of a room! TYIA
Hoping to get my PHR in the next year or so. Outside of employer reimbursement, are there other opportunities for this to get funded? I know SHRM Foundation offers scholarships for the CP, but I am looking for PHR specific help. Thank you! :)
The head of my practice said he wants to use his father’s vaccine card (same name) to go to bars and restaurants. It is a crime. I wish he didn’t tell me. Who do I report it to? The firm? The ethics committee? The police? I feel like I’ll lose my job if I report him, but not reporting it feels wrong.
I haven’t had an interview in 4 years. Help! I’ve forgotten everything I need to ask. Any tips or tricks? Also should I be concerned that I don’t see any female associates on their website? A few partners but not many.
Does anyone know who can do internal referral in Accenture? A job recommendation is showing up in my LinkedIn profile for quite a long time... Job applicants are also less.. but I'm unable to apply for that.. it says profile already exists 💔 that was last year uploaded resume. I've not even attended any online assesment or interview for that. Is there anything you can do? Please help. Looking for MES (Manufacturing Execution System) Developer role in Chennai or Bengaluru - 3.5+ YOE
Can you make Partner on H1B?
Any idea of salary ranges for EP (digital/event) at a holding company agency in Chicago.
#3/31 on the upgrade list for ORD-DFW, 2 upgraded. Can't win them all, I guess #firstworldproblems
Have been wondering how much FAANG product managers get paid vs MBB for a like to like year of experience. Example, 4 years out of mba one would be Principal at BCG vs level 7 PM at Amazon. What does the delta look like at 8 years? 10 years etc?
Any Indoor exercise bike recommendations. Have to burn calories and bring down sugar levels due to bad travel food habbits and lack of exercise
I've become really jaded about consulting. I find all so often you need to tell the client what they want to hear to keep their business and I feel like so much of the what I recommend doesn't actually get implemented. I'm looking to make a career switch so I can both create and execute on my strategies. A product management path seems very promising for this. Does anyone who switched from consulting to product management have any recommendations of h helpful PM books, courses, or programs?
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