Any other 28 year olds out there that feel like they just don't have their shit together? At 28 both my parents were married, had their first baby and were living their own lives/running a household. I'm 28, getting divorced and moved back home 😂
Lovevery toy subscription - Is it worth it? I had previously bought the play gym, but my then-2 month old wasn’t interested so returned it. Thinking about trying it again. My baby is 3.5 months old
Can any recent parent chime in? What was the best baby gift you received? My neighbors recently had a baby boy and I’d like to buy them something but I’m stumped
Moms, what is the standard etiquette and timing for your parents to come help out when you have a new born? I am due in April and we live in a small 2 bedroom apartment in NYC. Every one in the family wants to come to NYC and help when the baby is here and I’m grateful but I don’t want to get too overwhelmed trying to host people in this small space. I was thinking my parents could come for a couple weeks, leave and then my siblings can take turns? Thank you! Any advice will be appreciated
Not yet a dad but hopefully some day soon. Curious about how you and your spouse got pregnant. Was it an intense, thoroughly tracked process (aka we HAVE to have time together TODAY) or a more (cont.)
Let’s start a conversation around parental leave - how is it at your firm? Does your firm do enough to support new parents? What changes can we make in our industry to better support working parents? Share your stories and thoughts!
My fellow consultants - who else is sleeping like a baby? Meaning wake up crying every two or three hours...
LET'S GO BABY! 🚀🚀 We have take off! I hope you bought your cheap Ether like I've been telling you sub $200!!!
Any F🐠 want to chat with a normal KPMG guy? Absolutely nothing like that baby doll clown, I promise!
What age did you typically sleep train? What method did you find worked best? I don't know if I just have a very high needs baby but I just can't imagine him EVER falling asleep on his own. I am so tired 😴
Planning a client dinner meeting where I’ll be five weeks pregnant. What tactics can I use to avoid drinking? Thinking of tipping the waiter to ask for “vodka sodas” that are just water. Other tips??
Has anyone used the "reduced work hours" during busy season (Jan) after parental leave? How hard was it to discuss with the team?
Consultants with kids... traveling on a 4 hour flight with 19 month old and wife.. do I buy 3 coach seats, or 2 first class seats and have baby sit on our lap?
For someone who is a current pre-MBA consultant (not MBB, but top tier firm) at the two year mark and wants to return to consulting post MBA: under what circumstances is jumping to industry and then getting an MBA a good strategy positioning-wise to going back to consulting post-MBA? Under what circumstances is it a bad decision?
Desi happy hour (angrezi and Desi theka), Wednesday 04/15/2020 time 6:00 pm est time https://ey.zoom.us/j/774889013
I work in sourcing/procurement/supply chain and want to leave consulting. Are there any good exit opportunities in the DC area?
Anyone successfully renegotiate their salary? Based on research on my work experience and education, I'm about 10k underpaid. I'm meeting with the ppmd on my project later next week to discuss? Any tips?
Recent new hire on the west coast, just got staffed on a project on project for short term (month or 2) is that normal?
Hi all! I am hoping to exit consulting after 7 years so I am currently updating my cv. Some recruiters recommend to build a skill based CV (with 2-3 bullets for each skill) for consultants rather than listing individual projects. Any thoughts?
I think I’ll be single forever and will admit it’s scary. Spent most of my 20s working hard to get to where I am and now I feel there is no one to enjoy it with. Professionally its been great and will
Definitely checked this app less often since my PTO started a few days ago, but Happy Holidays and Very Merry Christmas fellow consultants!
Need Partner advice: Considering leaving after a little over 2 years for an industry role. Really scared to jump ship, but it's a good opportunity with a big pay bump. How can I best position myself with my current partners to 1) let them know I'm leaving, but on really good terms 2) continue the relationship to maybe come back to EY one day.
What’s going on with JWT? worldwide chief creative officer role gone... what does this mean? http://www.adweek.com/agencies/jwt-eliminates-the-chief-creative-officer-role/
Anyone else tired of non-stop copy tests after an interview? Agencies/start-ups need to stop asking for spec work
What are tips for moving as an experienced hire from non-MBB to MBB? Heard M does not really hire off cycle for traditional consulting...
Repost. I applied to GFBM at BBH but didn’t hear anything about getting a spot. Would someone be so kind to let me know if emails went out? Waiting anxiously...
Total noob question: Can someone walk me through the process of hiring a nanny? What should we look for? Where? Salary/benefits/protocol/etc. Specific questions to ask? Background check? Hubby and I are feeling overwhelmed with the process.
Oh its kicking in, that holiday anxiety and depression 😂. Feeling like shit, bout to go out and get drunk or something. Hows everyone doing?