We are a family of 4- husband, myself and 2 boys. We flew to Miami and came back. Other than being in flight and at the airport where we double masked, we were all by ourselves avoiding crowded places. Once back, my son got a cold, cough and slight fever too. We went to urgent care and they took a covid test, awaiting results. Now I’m super anxious and scared and feel stupid for exposing my kids. Anyone else in the same position ? Looking for positive vibes.
Pro-bono personal assignment: I want to send a deck/recommendation to domestic insurance companies, trying to have them buy into an insurance discount for anyone wearing a motorcycle airbag vest and/or airbag pants. Which stakeholders/roles should I generally reach out to on their org charts? And for my analysis are statistics from the web sufficient, or would I need to Ioop in an actuary? Any legal advice?
How much do you think is an acceptable percentage of your salary to spend on rent? I hear 30% of gross salary but that equals 54% of my take home salary when you factor in 401k, ESPP, healthcare, dental, FSA etc. What are your thoughts?
Seeking advice..Best warm place to travel with a lap infant? Looking to go this week for a week! Based in Dallas! Would like to stay at a Marriott property.. thank you!
Is 1.5 years enough to start looking for exits if this is my first job out of college? Not enjoying the travel or the clients or the functional aspects of consulting
I reached out to someone in the office to help organize a discussion around mental health in the workplace for Mental Health Awareness Month during May. I know it’s a touchy subject for many people,
I just took a dump just 10 minutes before boarding. Just buckled in my seat for a 6 hour flight and now I feel like shiting again. Thanks Dunkin Donuts. This plane will stink at 35,000 feet.
Why is US healthcare so expensive?
Health question, not sure if this is the right place to ask - Getting a headache at the top of my head when I stand up. I’m not dehydrated but I recently started drinking coffee and was vomiting this weekend after getting a booster shot, could it be related? Any tips on fixing it?
Which health insurance plan do you recommend for pregnancy and maternity care? Looking for switching during current open enrollment . From the Deloitte sponsored plans, narrowed down to these 3 - Anthem Bluecard PPO, Aetna Select, UHC PPO. I am currently enrolled for Anthem Bluecard PPO and looking for other best options, if any. Also, if I get pregnant in December and switch to any other from Jan, will that works or the new insurance provider might raise a concern to cover the expenses? TIA!
Sources or references available on operating model/business processes specific to health plans (for example: sales and marketing, provider management)?
Has anyone on Temporary visa (H1B, DACA etc.) Applied for Global Entry? Recently got a job that may require lots of travel within the US and global entry which includes TSA pre check would go a long way. I am on DACA. Been in the US since I was 5 years ago. Any pointers would be helpful. Can't seem to find anything useful online as I cannot travel to India being on DACA
I hate my life. Resigning...What do I do about health insurance? How long will I be covered? Just the two weeks? Or can they make me leave that day?
Hello H1B fish. Hoping for guidance; I’m Indian and current H1B is up for renewal in August. With the travel ban I don’t want to risk traveling to a consulate in India. Does anyone have experience with: 1. Getting extension via USCIS (success rates, timelines, etc) 2. Getting visa renewed and stamped as 3rd party citizen in a consulate in say Mexico (success rates, timelines) My lawyers strongly recommend a consular appointment but unsure now. Appreciate any insight
For upgradation case, How is health insurance premium deducted - monthly or quarterly basis or do we have the option to choose?
POLL: AirPods Pro (react with “helpful”) vs Jabra 75 (react with “uplifting”) - different in ear headphones (react with “funny”) and comment below Criterions: - value for money - comfort - noise canceling for yourself and the call receiver Purposes: - calls - sports (running, cycling) - travel Will let the bowl decide. Thank you!!
Is it easy to pivot to the healthcare industry from federal health consulting or are they considered two different industries?
Got an email that I’ve been selected for EY SaT FDD rotation program. Says interviews will include a case study. Any thoughts on what this could be on? Been preparing for FDD interviews but haven’t had a case study in any.
My professional life at the moment is far from ideal. I’ve been on quarantine (long story, but a good one) for the last seven years. Royalties from my books don’t pay the bills. My entrepreneurial pursuits remain hampered. For the interim, I’ve been looking for a remote opportunity where I can leverage my skills in marketing, sales, social media, and elsewhere for a decent sum. I have a social media presence which, in recent years, reached millions. There has to be something exciting I can do.
How do you stay driven when you're against what your client stands for? For example, helping casinos if you're against gambling. Helping cigarette manufacturers and you're against smoking.
Any folks that are familiar with Wayfair Europe here? I am keen to know more about the comp, culture and growth.
Folks who moved from MBB to a top-tier tech firm (E.g. FAANG): how does the talent compare between the two?
I'm in final stage interviews with two companies, both of which I like and have expressed interest in giving a final offer. Company 1 is moving pretty quickly, but company 2 has gone a bit quiet. How do I nudge company 2 so that I can compare and leverage offers?
How is your firm’s culture in regards to using expletives? Are most people using them commonly? Are they on every other sentence?
I wish Ad salaries were like NBA salaries. Each year you get a ridiculous raise no matter how shitty you perform. If you are good you get bird rights and no layoff clauses. And retire at 35.
My client wants to roll me off to bring on someone more experienced. Will this impact my performance?
How do you handle a step child who is 23yo (doesn’t live in your house) and is chooses to not get vaccinated when they give their too young to be vaccinated siblings covid? Currently quarantined with a 3yo who tested positive. Certain my 1yo will too. Can I help a person in this age group see the impact that their decision has on the people who can’t get vaccinated? As a step mom, what boundaries am I allowed to set to ensure that this doesn’t happen again? Ultimatum or is this “not my place”?
Best advice on escaping to a job that’s better for my mental health ? Would love to hear some actual tips and success stories !
Resume gap: My position will be abruptly end in December (was informed this week). However, I won't be interview ready in the next 2 weeks. So how bad does a gap of 1-2 months appear to tech recruiters? Common knowledge is it is a disadvantage to the candidate from a salary negotiation process. I'm also told hiring decisions at places like AWS & GCP take time and it might be a few months before an offer letter is received.
Anyone feel like they were judged by Daycare teachers when their kid pooped their pants right before pick up? My husband said the teachers were giving each other looks when he didn’t go in to help.
Dear Drogo5 peeps. How long did it take to produce the facebook covid work? Start to finish. And what was the budget?
When people don't get southwest's boarding position system and you have C's lining up in the A list section...:/ I miss bounding groups
So, just what did Nick Emery do to get fired? ‘Prank gone wrong on zoom’ is all I’m hearing
Thinking of hiring an intern or two for this summer, what's the best way to go about finding good candidates?
Who decides the compensation for big 4 experienced hires? Is it the interviewing partners?
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