{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "Do those sick masks actually work? Girl on flight next to me has one on and it's freaking me out", "post_id": "5aa69926fc738d0013506684", "reply_count": 6, "vote_count": 3, "bowl_id": "552d1d24dc1c586b09d2d051", "bowl_name": "Consulting", "feed_type": "crowd" }

Do those sick masks actually work? Girl on flight next to me has one on and it's freaking me out

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

They do almost nothing for preventing the wearer from getting sick but help avoid that person fro getting others sick

like

^. OP, you should be freaked out with those without them on that may actually be sick.

like

I wear them on flights b/c I have a peanut allergy and I can’t stop people around me from eating what they want. My masks have cute kawaii emojis on them so they look friendly at least haha

like

Yes, they are very effective both ways. They contain the sputum that is aerosolized, especially when coughing or sneezing. There is still a chance of transmission via physical means though that is much less likely with any respiratory illness. .

like

^ wrong. They are pretty effective

Related Posts

I am trying to travel from SFO to Singapore via Narita. Anybody know of Narita’s covid protocols for passengers that are only transiting?

like

Inviting employees from Comcast offices in the United States, Comcast India Engineering Center and more to this bowl Comcast

So many new recruits here coming from Capgemini with 3+ years experience but they are terribly ill equipped. What's happening over there???
If anyone is interested in the work happening here, DM me.

like

Have a big upcoming international trip and trying to choose between the Marriott convoy boundless credit card or the chase sapphire preferred card to not have foreign transaction fees. Anyone have any experience with either and can help tip the scales one way or another?

like

Anyone faced this? Otherwise i needto travel to office currently i am in my hometown.

I joined cg 2 week back, laptop delivered last week and working fine. today morning showing incorrect pin when tried login in bitlocker, i casually long press the Powerbutton after that any screen not coming up only keyboard and power led blinking

Please suggest anything, i want to avoid going to office

like

Question: What is the very first memory you have of the police or personally interacting with the police?

I’ll go first. My first memory of the police was of having my rights violated and being denied medical care after a traumatic brain injury. I was 12.

My husband’s was the police putting a gun in his mom’s face.

Details in first comment.

like

Contemplating move from EY to KPMG.
Would appreciate someone pointing out the benefits difference
- PTO for Manager level
- Sick leave?
- Paternity leave
- Do you have to use PTO for the summer and winter holiday shutdown?
- Any wellness $$?
- Any cellphone and Internet reimbursement?

Also, I've heard about a pension plan
Anything else KPMG offers?

like

How long after you met the spend requirement for status/MQD waivers on Delta does it state your sky miles status in the app?

like

I have an opportunity to go in-house at a huge beauty/fashion brand. I’ve only been in advertising for 3 yrs but am getting sick of it already. Haven’t gotten my promised raise and the current agency is a mess with layoffs/raise freezes plus the horrific hours and not making work I love. Am I too soon to leave advertising? Do I give it another shot? Or is it smart to go in-house because the industry is suffering? This new job offers a title bump, the salary I want, and better hours but also...

like

Has anyone ever gone on disability at a law firm where you’re the only paralegal to the partner of the firm? I’m worried I’ll be replaced while I’m out or that I’ll be letting him down. I’m already behind on my workload so I can imagine how backed up and out of touch I will be when I come back. I don’t want to let him down. I’ve been with the firm 5 years and I’m really his right hand. But I am concerned about it.

like

Does getting to the hotel late
Monday evening mean there are less “good upgrades” available? I have Ambassador status on Marriott fwiw

like

How much money do you need to spend on United to get to Global Services status? I have never gotten a clear answer. I had GS on and off - looks like I am somewhere on that range/zone of spending

like

Putting together mini de-stress kits for my travel team. Recommendations for what to include?

like

Can we take casual/sick leave during notice period? Will Deloitte USI increase our last working day?

like

Even though all the cowards have fled NYC. Ill stay here even if I’m the last one standing on a pile of broken hard drives and ashes.

likefunnyuplifting

How many points for every $ we spend at Hyatt? Thinking abt switching there from Marriott. I have explorist status with Hyatt currently

like

On my way out the door today realized id somehow forgotten to put on a bra with my v thin work shirt. Thank god for hotel mirrors. #losingmymind

likefunny

Can you use sick days for elective surgery (e.g. lasik)? Obviously not planning this right now, but wondering for the future

like

What are tax saving options in Nagarro
Can we claim rental car benefits if the car is on spouse name?
How to apply for food voucher?

like

I’m so sick of teachers making excuses for not getting vaccinated. I got this lovely reply from a teacher in Washington because I support a mandate. I am almost positive this was the same person who claimed they had a religious exemption which I called BS on. I reported and blocked her ass. I should find another profession? Hell no, I’m in a high need field and rated highly effective.

Post Photo
uplifting

Additional Posts in Consulting

Are there any tech companies hiring for project mangers right now. I’ve done a bunch on LinkedIn

like
like

Those who keeping asking about returning to work on Jan 3rd, please read the email we got today morning from Joe U. It can’t get clearer than that…

like

What’s it like to be a technical recruiter for Amazon ? Pay, expectations, training, etc.

like

Hi Fishes,

I have joined Accenture in August 21. Currently I am in New Project. Considering being new in Company and Project, Can I expect mid year hike?

Any input would be appreciated.

Thank you.

like

Hi All, I had joined Accenture in the month of apr 2022.. as of today my productivity i can see in portal is 97%. In the month of November how much percentage in my total var pay, i can expect to be given to me... Please share ... Ur thoughts #Accenture Accenture Accenture India

I have decided to retire young.
Thanks for the cheese.
Catch ya's later.
🤝🏼

like

Hi , can anyone please share what their interview was like with EY ? I’m applying for a senior position. Thanks

like

Looking to take a few dance lessons before our wedding- any recommendations? Not looking for anything super choreographer or over the top (and expensive), but also don’t want to put people to sleep just swaying during our first dance so hoping a little pro guidance can help!

like

What is the deal with EB1 India. Always used to be current and now retrogressed. Even EB1 ROW is retrogressed.

Anyone know how it might progress?

like

Hey can someone tell me are there any openings in Amazon? Apart of non coding jobs? Looking out for a reference! Would be glad !!! (Hyderabad) Thank you!!!!

like
like

To all of my Advisors out there, what has been your most effective source of leads for you? Do you tend to pay for qualified leads through marketing resources?

like

I’ll be searching for a new job starting this week. Does anyone know of any open positions in Wealth Management?

like

How's LTI for peoplesoft related role.. I mean kind of projects, wlb, job security etc

like

Looking for an entry level writer for a full time gig in the ATL area. Comment if you are or know someone

like

Hi fishes,
Can someone please suggest some study materials for proficiency assessment in functional test planning?

like

This girl was semi-feral when we first got her and would run away and hide when approached. Now she’s the most demanding belly rub recipient!

Post Photo
likeuplifting

Looking for consulting assignments related to entrepreneurs and social projects. Kindly let me know any prospective avenue for same.

like

Thanks everyone for your great questions! Stay healthy and stay sane!

like

Additional Posts (overall)

Anyone here have their offer from Deloitte as consultant be pushed to start as an analyst?

like

Got rolled off my project after 1 week.... Was told didn't seem like a good fit from the client who i met only twice.... got along with others on the team and everyone else just fine... At a loss...

like

Anyone recommend any good canvas work bags?

like

Want to move from Big 4 -> MBB post MBA but I'll have a sponsorship offer...what do?

like

What are some interesting questions you’ve been asked at coffee chats with people that want to join your firm?

like

Anyone know if PwC continues benefits for any amount of time after you quit? Do they extend to the end of that month? Asking for a fellow PwC’er.

Lots of trouble staying focused lately - mind preoccupied w family etc. I’ve never taken any kind of supplements or substance to stay focused. But wondering if I should and if so, any recs?

like

Team membe from Chicago office announced today that he is being fired because he didn't get promoted. All due to terrible leadership on project. Any other project lead would've supported promo. Angry

like

EY Performance Improvement - Finance & others in similar roles: what is most Technical about your role? Would understanding the OTC, PTP, RTR processes and documentation be enough to hit the ground?

like

Lovely hump day has finally arrived, wishing my life away...

likeuplifting

has anyone here enrolled in the harvard extension school? i’d like to ask some questions if you have.

like

Snuggled up with a bowl of miso soup. What are your Saturday night plans?

likeuplifting

Anyone provide any insight into how the work life/salary is post MBA in industry? Whether knowing through friends or first hand. Also, will many industry positions reimburse your full MBA tuition?

like

Led a call that was recorded. Just played back the recording to get some key takeaways. Holy sh!t. Can’t believe how I sound. Want to jump out of my skin. Used lots of filler words and poor enunciatio

like

What do you think are the best ergonomic chairs and their pros/cons?

like

Has anyone else seen the “PDF like a boss” Adobe billboards? I don’t know about you, but my boss DOESN’T PDF. ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

likefunny

Carry-on bag broke at the airport this morning. What’s everyone’s recommendation for a quality bag? Preferably hard exterior.

like

Can the employer fire you upon providing 2 weeks notice to resign ? If they can, will they pay you for the two weeks ?

like

What's it like being in a newer, high growth advisory area in Big4? More opportunities for partner? More rope to hang yourself? What to be thinking about joining one of these areas from industry at manager level or higher?

like

Can you survive in Consulting long term if you are introverted and asked to be more proactive/building your brand ?

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Sign up for free to view this conversation on Fishbowl

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Already have an account? Log in

New to Fishbowl?

image with Fishbowl logo and arms reaching out for a handshake

Already have an account? Log in

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.
Messaging rates may apply

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal