In case anyone has forgotten, schools and camps are still not open in many counties. As a parent I am beyond exhausted.
My friend just told me her and her husband are expecting their first child. She is one of the first close friends I’ve had get pregnant - what should I send her to congratulate? Flowers? Chocolate? Baby clothes? TIA!
Any other Indian-American ladies dating / engaged / married to a Indian-Indian man? My fiancé came to the US in middle school and I am never going to get used to his mother treating his sister’s fiancé (older to him, same age as me) much more nicely than me. I’m the oldest and the only girl in my family so I’ve grown up feeling special. Wondering if it’s just me being childish or if this is always a thing where Indian mothers are traditionally kinder to / lauding over their son in laws.
Any tips for sleep training a 9mo old? My husband and I are not on the same page at all. I would like to try the Ferber method, but our first attempt went horribly. We didn’t even make it through the first night, let alone the first 10min of crying. Our baby was crying so hard she was hyperventilating and standing up in her crib. Husband refuses to give it a proper try, claiming it is cruel, yet continually complains about lack of sleep. Idk what to do at this point. Help!!
Moms from NY: how many weeks post partum were you on short term disability?
I recently had a call with the leave team at my firm and was surprised to hear that typically STD after birth is 6-8 weeks, depending on the type of birth.
My question is: anyone here returned to work before 6 weeks? Asking because I want to recuperate for 2 weeks after birth, then go back to work and use the remaining maternity weeks later in a year. I wonder if this will be allowed. The Leave team person made it soun
So, how much work are you giving elementary students? I just got the calendar from my kid’s teacher. While I am teaching from home, I’m supposed to make sure my kid does 4+ hours of work.
Where can I join? Any suggestions or reviews?
4YOE - JAVA SOFTWARE ENGINEER
Here are the offers:
EPAM Anywhere - 18 LPA + 0.6 LPA (JB)
HCL Technologies - 20 LPA (2lpa variable)
Capco (WIPRO CHILD COMPANY) - 20.5 LPA + 2 LPA (JB)
Infosys - in process
STL - Sterlite Technologies Limited - in process
Mindtree - in process
Capgemini - in process
Tech Mahindra - in process
Please give the reviews about this asap. Thanks in advance.
Posture correction tips? I’ve always had a bad posture since I was a kid, tried pilates (on and off), lumo lift - no success so far.. Want to improve in 2019. Would appreciate recommendations!
Ladies, my team is running a workshop on D&I and are looking for examples of micro aggressions or where as a women, there has been instances where you’ve felt uncomfortable in the workplace. Do you have any examples you could share?
How have you guys celebrated career milestones? I told myself when I made manager, I'd finally treat myself and buy my first "big girl" bag. I feel like a big baby, but when I saw comp numbers this year, I cried. I haven't been in the mood to celebrate, but now trying to think of alternatives that might be easier on the wallet.
Curious - how old was your child when they dropped the afternoon nap? My 2.5 yo is fighting it daily now! How did you transition to quiet time?
I’m rotating on to a new account and I just got back from maternity leave...I feel the need to prove myself but don’t want to lose the 1-2 hours I get with my son after daycare. Tips?
I have 2 offers in hand 1 from tcs of 15 LPA and another from Optum of 18 LPA. Point is i have a small 8 month old kid. Due to this, i need a job which will be less hectic so that i can take care of her( i dont want to leave her to maid). So which will be a better option fr me.
Does anyone know anything about these watches? My father passed away and I found these in things which I believe belonged to his uncle.
When do I need to tell my employer my wife is pregnant? I work in a small office and she is due in May.
What is your comfort surrounding prescribing medications to breastfeeding or pregnant women?
Anyone else find themselves shopping for baby clothes way too much? Send help! :) (And yes, I know they grow out of it quickly, yes, I know it's silly, just here for laughs)
Would this bother you? My bf has made jokes a few times now about me being a “boss baby” or “baby boss”. In actuality, I am a leadership team exec who’s moved up really quickly in my org and manages a team (in industry) by my early 30s. For context, I’m the high-powered career person in our relationship. (He’s hard working but a satisficer vs a maximizer). I view myself more as a badass boss killing it through hard work and strategic effort, so it feels demeaning. I feel unseen. Overthinking?
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Is frowned upon to ask clients about their position and how they got there? If not, how would you go about this especially when we're not seeing people face to face very often.
Looking for candidate core experience into Pro*C, Pl/SQL
Exp:-4 to 7yrs
I recently finished pre-reqs to apply to nursing school, but am also interested in clinical research. I would love to start my career in research and complete nursing school while working in my chosen field. I am however having a hard time even getting my foot in the door. My work history is spotty at best, but I know this is what I'm meant to do. Any advice would be greatly appreciated!
Anyone who switched to data engineering role from different technology recently by self learning?? Need some guidance.
How do you negotiate for a higher salary when you don’t have accurate data to support your ask?My role has evolved so much over last year. I am training new people on my team who I feel get paid more than me because they were just hired and I work on more complex accounts. I’m at $69K CAN with 2 years of experience. Their argument against an adjustment is to maintain equity with those who have similar years of experience but I don’t think my salary it reflects the responsibilities I’ve taken on.
Hi fishes please let me know what is the maximum CTC offered to a GCB 6 employee for 6 yrs experience
Looking to buy a personal laptop. Looking at the XPS13? Thoughts? Also want to learn and run Linux either in VM or parallel.
Resume Question - I am currently 2+ years at my firm and previously I interned 2 summers here prior to full-time (2 projects) - 1). Do I separate out this experience or bundle it up? 2). Do I move my start date to the first internship date or when hired full-time?
Has anyone ever transitioned from big law associate to the recruiting team at a big law firm?
Most case coaches I saw online are ex-Mck or ex-BCG and surprise to find coaches from Bain who are currently still at the firm. Does Bain not have restrictions on consultants doing coaching as a side gig?
Does the $150 Amex Plat fee credit for corporate card members apply to the Schwab Platinum or just the regular card?
Is anyone weirded out by the number of posts bashing the PV gays? To be clear I don’t support going out and partying rn, but I feel like the first 5 posts I see on every social media platform (here, tiktok, Instagram, etc.) are making fun of the PV gays, even some by straight people/not explicitly queer accounts that especially don’t sit well with me.
MarComm folks at Apple — what’s your WLB like? Additionally, are you in meetings all day? Heads down time to work?
Seems like I may be getting an offer for a VP of marketing role at Citi 🥳
I have 18 years of experience, probably too experienced for this role. They are requiring I input my salary & bonus requirements into workday. Glassdoor says the range is 147-268! Does anyone have insight into the salary bands in marketing? Bonus? I recall the recruiter saying bonuses were not guaranteed and ranged from 0-20%. Help!
Can you share the average salary offered by pwc for database developer. I have 5 plus years of relevant experience, cleared the interview process and currently in discussion with HR for compensation benefits. Is also does pwc offer joining bonus, relocation bonus or annual bonus?.
Anyone that works at Anthem or United Health Group able to tell me how or what they’re looking for in a therapy reviewer. I’ve applied to numerous positions… and nothing. I’ve even kept ATS in mind but haven’t gotten much of a response.
Wow I am so tired. I’m 12, almost 13 weeks and the fatigue has just hit me like a ton of bricks these past few weeks. It’s making it hard to focus or put in effort with work. Normally, this behavior would bother me… but I kind of don’t care? Anyone else relate?
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Feb 1: 216 pounds. April 13: 205 pounds. Who says you can't travel and be healthy as well? Trying to get to 190 by June 💪
Sees flurry of emails coming in at 8:45, takes off pants, orders wine to hotel room. This is my own war room.
AA tells us that bags may need to be checked because this is a full flight...they later realized they are getting a huge plane last minute and they already put over a dozen people in hotel rooms -_-
The life of a late 20s professional trying to budget in the city- dinner yesterday: Michelin star sushi, dinner today: cold cut pork, crackers and instant ramen
A close friend now has fever, coughing, and shortness of breath in Boston but doctors will still not test anyone that didn’t travel to a risky country. Not even for just the flu. Major failure imo
God of War is awesome.
Sandbagger Interns. Lamo. Would have rolled you off if you weren't on a vacation to begin with...
How is ORD T3 or T2 pre-check security?
EY fish - when you are laid off, is it immediate the day you're told or do you get a little warning?
I want nothing more than to watch a skate-off between Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan. Winner gets one full baseball bat swing to the legs
Which of the firms do you think have the most attractive consultants regardless of gender?
How do you make friends at work (not on your team) that you'd hang out with outside of your work? Or is that not really a thing unless you met them at an event unrelated to work?
I don't seem to...
Have two entry level offers with same pay: Deloitte Tech Consulting or PwC Deals. I’m not sure what I want to do in life. Please help.
Why does Accenture do the same thing as big 4? From the posts here, it seems like Accenture does exactly the same thing.
Switched from Uber to Lyft for the points, but I’m tempted to switch back. Is Lyft’s algorithm worse? It always takes my driver 2-3x the time shown to arrive. I’m often dropped off in the wrong place
Stopping over in London and Dublin in March. Which hotels would ya recommend? Can use Marriott/ SPG/ Hilton points, also have a Marriott Cat 7 cert 👨💻
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