From your experience what do you think my older self would be telling me know while I’m in this situation fyi just under 30 no kids - should I either stay in my dead end job that owns decent money and good benefits, and wlb is good and I can do my fun activities but really not growing, learning or interested in it at all. Or try find another career path that I could be interested and can learn grow but may give up WLB?
If you have both options, do you use Roth 401k or Traditional 401k? Why? It seems to me like the typical advice gets this wrong so just wondering if I'm the only one seeing it. Or if I'm crazy.
Has anyone quit their job and switched firms shortly after coming back from maternity leave? How did this go for you? Tips?
I wanna have a suggestion to my idea, I have served around 3 yrs in Medical billing as an AR caller and thinking of moving to different career such as web developer.. Also doing an online course regarding it.. My CTC is around 4.2LPA, is this possible. If yes what courses can I do to get better placement and will it be possible to get the same CTC which j mentioned above... Could akne one give me a clarity on this....
On a tight deadline and just called in sick yesterday but still feel like I can't make it into work. How bad would it be to call in sick 2 days in a row?
I’m an aide in a structured self contained classroom and most likely positive but have no sick days left. Are admins showing grace and not docking your aides if they exceed sick days. Are autism students cannot tolerate masks and I am toileting and doing hygiene so I am more exposed than say a special education or RTI aide
Thoughts on Fundrise? I generally invest yearly to personal accounts outside of ROTH 401k etc and was informed about Fundrise. Anyone have experience and thoughts would it being a better form of investing than say ETFs or high dividend stocks/ETF?
What are the benefits of American Express platinum versus all the other American Express cards? Do you get any additional benefit for that 700 a year in membership dues?￼
A month ago I cried my eyes out because I didn't get my "dream job" now I just got an offer for a SICK job with a 40% raise. Don't loose hope!! Also don't be afraid of taking a unique path :)
Sister is mentally ill and born with brain injury. I'm sensing she's on her way back to psych ward, as she's displaying her crazy symptoms again. Not looking forward to this
An obese person asked for my seat in the shuttle bus because she needs to be in the front due to her physical limitations... 🤔 is that a disability?
I would like to hear opinions on why schools would require masks at school but go any indoor school sporting event and it’s packed with kids and spectators with no masks. Even school dances hardly require them. Then schools wonder why so many are out sick. I cannot find the rational. I am for masks ( sped teacher whose kids cannot wear them correctly).
Stretch that per diem 🤑
I'm going to be switching jobs soon. Does this always mean needing to close out positions in my 401k? I hate to do that as the market has started to trend downward, I've already lost 10% on paper over the last month or two.
do your bosses often call/text you late into the evenings (as late as 2am) with requests? finding it a little odd and sick of the explanation, "that's advertising for you."
Expecting a baby this summer. Should I still be looking for other job opportunities? EY has a very generous paternity leave if you’ve been with the firm for 1+ years, but not sure if I would have the same opportunity to take 2-3 months leave if I switch jobs. Can I potentially work parental leave into negotiations?
EY sick days. People who work at EY, how does it work? Is the policy strict (doctors note etc.) or pretty laid back and people actually use them?
I’m graduating in May and was wondering if 45k is a good starting salary for a digital media buyer/planner at a full service ad agency. Would I make more going in-house? What other jobs could I look for with a digital marketing background (1 year of agency internship experience). I also have had an internship in corporate communications.
Would you rather: (1) stay in big law (V100), collect your checks, keep billing 1900+ annually, knowing you’ll likely only progress to non-equity partner but stable pipelines for work; or (2) transition to boutique firm with no billable requirements, no minimum salary, on a pure revenue split (half of collections), option for equity partner in 16 months? In this scenario you’ve been practicing for 10 years but took some time off for babies and to lateral.
Looking for some advice. As a member of LGBTQ, is it better to work for smaller or larger firms? In terms of Overall equality, culture, support & embracing diversity. Also specifically at banking/PE/VC funds in NYC. Appreciate your thoughts and experiences.
Anyone can recommend executive recruiter who can help me move to industry? I’m in B4 consulting ready to transition to industry.
Should I expect much higher COL moving from NYC to Silicon Valley around Mountain View? Not sure if that can be used in salary negotiation
If a company asks you if you're interested in applying (which you are but you don't want to leave your current team hanging with a project mid-development) is it okay to say you're interested... but
Keep chase sapphire preferred for the potential referral bonuses (and transfer to CSR) or downgrade to Freedom?
Curious about the comp at firms like OW, ATK, and Alix. What would an experienced but not senior partner take in per year and how is it structured?
Hi fishes Analyst 8.50 + 10% (milestone year) What will be the approx new salary if promoted to consultant.
How long are your lesson plans? Objective End/Und Ess/Que Do now Teacher demo Student Exploration Questions to Ask Differentiated / Tiered Ins. Ext/Enr Closure Materials Mod./ Accomodations
I need to learn a new way to speak about process improvement and efficiencies. I’ve learned I have a knack for this but it seems like such common sense to me that I struggle articulating this to people who just don’t get it. I have no certifications and have no interest in getting one… Also, can you actually teach process improvement to people who don’t get it or is this just a DNA thing. Help? :)
if the entire creative department is leaving, but you’re in the middle of a project you really want in your book... how do you stay and not feel like you’re an idiot?
If my h1b transfer got approved, can I travel internationally (home) after quitting and before starting the new job to get visa stamped? I’ve not gotten a visa stamp yet and thinking about a month before coming back to the US. Anyone done similar?
When your client is on Lotus Notes.
What is a good starting salary for a technology Scrum Master? I'm coming from 2 years of QE/QE lead experience and already have CSM and CSPO certs.
CONTROVERSIAL OR? I don’t know if this sounds douchey but am I the only one that’s not concerned ever with not being able find a job like? Like, if my work were to randomly fire me tomorrow, I can easilyyyyy find a good job with the same salary within two weeks to start. I just feel like in todays age, people act like making 6 figures is the hardest thing ever when it’s very easily attainable for a lot of individuals to make that 4-5 years within graduating college…
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