I am planning on giving my resignation notice in the next week. I still have sick days I want to use up. Does anyone know if I’m permitted to use my sick days during my notice period?
What liturgical rite do you observe within the Catholic church? Ill go first, I attend the Traditional Latin Mass of the Latin Roman Rite underneath the one and holy Catholic apostolic umbrella of the church.
Has anyone taken Amtrak recently? Im traveling from NY to Providence by NER and want a row to myself. Ill be leaving on Thursday and returning on Tuesday in mid- September. Is it better to reserve a seat in business class or try for coach
I’m officially sick of being burdened with solving diversity just because I am diverse, when leadership are only interested in paying lip service to it. Do your job. Set some targets.
Any moms or to-be-moms decide to leave consulting for continued rigorous education like medical school? I’m not a mom yet but want to do this and wonder if I’m setting myself up for failure.
What's the situation with sick days? I have all the symptoms. Had a doc appt and was told I should I should act as though I have it and I should rest. The problem is I don't have many sick days left
Greetings Fellow Fish! Cut out FB while on medical leave and missed you guys. Prob can't tolerate writing more than this for now, but I hope that everyone has been having fun!
I was supposed to go out of town this weekend but I’ve been up most of the night because I’m sick 🙄🥺 Now I just feel sad and bored, so much for celebrating on being vaccinated 🥲
Hey friends - I’m currently on a brief medical leave (~1 month) and my management has been contacting me quite regularly by phone and email without notice for different documentation and admin processes relating to the leave. It’s basically taking up as much time as my regular work. Not sure what is reasonable here as I would really like to focus on healing and just deal with it when I’m back…isn’t that the point? What are my rights here?
My happy place 🥰 High doses of vitamin C when sick or before getting sick along with vitamin D and E keeps us healthy all year long ... I also drink silver water
Does anyone think follow ups with doctors are sometimes scammy? I recently got pretty sick saw 3 different doctors each refered me to the next finally the last one decided I needed emgrecy surgery and took care of me. The thing is each doctor wants me to come back and have a follow up with them and I'm like no.
The crisis in Afghanistan’s impact to women’s rights is making me sick to my stomach. I am in tears thinking about these women. I feel so called to do things larger than donate but I don’t know what or how. Refugee volunteer work? Large donation campaign? I can’t focus at work knowing the reality these women are facing. What do we do
Any other creatives sick of being strategists?
Can you get fired or laid off if you are on a short term disability leave? Does this call for a lawsuit if this happens?
In the office today, NY biglaw factory. Somewhere, echoing down the halls of my floor, is someone hacking away with a terrible cough for the last hour. Sigh….almost two years of a pandemic and we apparently still haven’t learned the simplest lesson to stay home when sick….this is why biglaw can’t have nice things!
The hardest thing you can do is smile when you are ill, in pain, or depressed. But this no-cost remedy is a necessary first half-step if you are to start on the road to recovery
Burning out - I'm only around half a year into consulting. If I take medical leave (I have a psychiatrist) for a few months and then return and apply to other jobs, will it damage my career prospects? Will future employers immediately throw away my application?
I've not done my masters (engineer from a tier 1 college). Will that be a problem with my kid's school admission?
What do I put on my resume as experience if I’ve only ever worked for PwC? (Intern, Associate, currently a Senior) Should I break out each level as a separate experience item?
I really want to get into a consulting firm. I have been in HR for over 8 years. Looking for HRBP or anything HR that will get me in the door. Anyone know any open positions or can help?
I get a decent amount of interviews but always have trouble clearing the technical round…how do you prepare? No two job positions have the same requirement it seems.
Was so excited about fly day that I walked all the way to the bus for that terminals with the rental car keys 🙈
Sigh. Why do I *always* have to be the one to remind the team to ensure there's diversity in storyboards? 🤦🏽♂️🤦🏿♀️🤦🏾♂️🤦🏾♀️🤦🏿♂️🤦🏽♀️
Is M&A experience a must for corp strat exit opps? Looking to move to industry- mainly tech corp strat roles. Would appreciate insights if anyone has had experiences in this move. HNY!
Hey, I have applied to a job at EY for Risk assurance. My academics are pretty good and I'm pursuing ACCA with BCom, with a year of internship experience as well. I have tried to apply but I think a referral would really help. Please dm me for referrals. Would be happy to speak on linkedin as well and send my job ID as well.
How many interview slots are usually provided for MBB in Canada? Is it allocated by specific school? McKinsey & Company Bain & Company Boston Consulting Group
Any organization does consulting interview prep, esp. case interview prep? Trying to switch job into better consulting firms. Never done case interview before, so need some guidance. Thanks!
Just wrapped up a 10 day vacation - didn’t go too overboard on food and stayed pretty active but drank almost every day (not normal for me). Could this be why I’m so bloated and feeling large?
What could be more annoying than getting put on a project that has no chance of seeing the light of day? Working the weekend on it.
I want to start seeing a therapist because of COVID/work/life in general stress, but most therapists around my area are only available during “normal” business hours. What would be the best way to carve out this time, since I don’t really want to tell me leads exactly what I am doing, but also need to take care of my mental health.
How likely is it for an analyst at a top economic consulting firm to lateral into an MBB or even a top 5 strategy consulting firm?
I find it interesting the volume of talk about anti-anxiety meds has dropped off a cliff since the pandemic started. Are we feeling less social anxiety WFH?
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