Curious, how many of you have a work teammate or family member sick with COVID-19? (I have none so far, knock wood, but an acquaintance or two.)
I want to get something really special for my husband this Christmas. We’re not spending the holidays with any other family (COVID) and currently expecting our first baby in the spring. Any ideas?
Any help much appreciated! What kind of covid test is needed for travel to India? Is RAPID test accepted? Need to travel for a family emergency
How does everyone feel about covid and traveling? Seeing uptrends in the upcoming months.
Help needed! A group of 7 of us planned to go on a friend’s boat on Friday during the day for a bday celebration and our captain friend has come down with COVID. Any boat owners/captains out there who want to make some $$$ on Friday and take our group out?? Checking local charter sites as well, but wanted to put it out here!
I never thought I’d say this - but I have cancelled my trip to the Modex industry show in Atlanta next week out of an abundance of caution over coronavirus related to elderly relatives.
*Advice* I recently accepted position at a 50K pay cut (covid). I shared my target salary /lateral move & at the negotiation point, they came up slightly by way of qtrly bonus structure but also outlined path for growth incl. expected salary increases at said points. Said it could be achieved in under a year. By day 4 of the new job they had accelerated to the final point in that plan without making good on title / salary. Spoke up immediately... “in discussion” 2 weeks in. Bait/switch WWUD??
Got a job offer amid covid-19 and company asking to join on receipt. My visa expires in next one month and passport in next 3 months. Should I join on receipt and take risk?
Indian citizen, live in Middle East , didn’t visit India in recent past , fully vaccinated , I learnt that I cannot enter USA on L1 due to covid restrictions . Anyone else in same boat?
I am a customer consultant and I am now really stressed out due to covid, I want a change in my life trying to learn aws. Preparing for SAA-C02 i need some help with practice exam and also on a decision of which stream to proceed with now Devops or sysops. Any leads much appreciated.
I’ve been fully vaccinated since early this year (Pfizer), and tested positive for Covid-19 three days ago. I’m laid up in bed feeling terrible and quarantined so that my wife (who tested negative) and two kids don’t catch it from me. Remember: be safe. Don’t relax yet. The vaccines are wonderful, but we can still get it and pass it on.
If you were fired / terminated by a prior employer, when searching for a new job, what would you say if the application / recruiter asks if you got fired or why you left the prior job? Will the reason pop up during background check? Would companies really give you a 2nd chance if you are being honest about the fact that you got fired? (Note: assuming pre-COVID)
ISO recommended brands for work out gear. Running, long walks. Functional but also cute for those random zoom calls. For various reasons I’ve clung to gear for WAY too long, and am desperate. Posting in this bowl...cuz well...covid made me very aware how past due this purchase is.
Just got back from (safe) traveling - NY to Boston via Amtrak - and have my covid vaccine first dose tomorrow. Is there any risk to taking the vaccine while potentially carrying the virus (no idea of chances but I’m feeling perfectly fine)?
Ugh. Democrats will see this as obvious proof that many conservatives are conspiracy theorists that have lost their minds, conservatives will see this as proof the deep state exists and that this dude fought it with inside information. Or proof that you can be fired for "conservative views..." https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2020/09/21/nih-william-crews-covid-19-fraud-retire-anthony-fauci/5860559002/
Do any real people actually want schools to reopen as it stands now? Im hearing so much about it but it feels like a weird disconnected political thing and not a live humans with kids thing. *Obv the goal is to get covid under control so kids can go back safely, this is assuming infection rates stay steady or continue to climb
Does EY do early promotion?
People who hold conversations in hotel hallways in the middle of the night are the absolute worst. I can hear you through the two pillows sandwiching my head 😭
Anyone tried immigration to Australia or Canada? I’m not sure what the process would be for a consultant with no family ties or local job offer.
It's never too late to do anything.... Don't give up... https://www.cnn.com/2020/07/02/motorsport/ecclestone-flosi-baby-born-scli-intl-gbr/index.html
Pwc India vs EY GDS. Which is better in terms of culture, work pressure, increment, bonus?
This is really random but has anyone here donated eggs? 30, healthy and no desire to have kids of my own at any points in life
GroupM people, I have an interview coming up. What accounts are with GroupM NY office. Any tips on questions to ask? The HR didn’t give me much to go on. Thank you!
How much do you Holiday Bonus your staff? I have 2 Non registered females. Hired May this year. Brought in 25 million new assets to me. Salary is 35k. I'm thinking 1500.00 = 2 week salary.
Just want to vent… am I the only person who doesn’t want to stay WFH full time forever? Starting my career virtually hasn’t necessarily been bad, I just feel really disconnected from my team and partner. It’s hard to get to know people casually over teams. Living in my 600 sqft apartment with my boyfriend working in the other room is also tough. It feels like my world is smaller. I just feel like I’m sorta missing out on something.
This country can be so lonely, feel like my mental health is at risk of declining for lack of social interactions during weekends- how are you people dealing with this?
PTO on the bench if actually taking vacation? Thoughts about that? Does that help shorten your time on the bench and look less bad?
Canceling CSR my NY friends?
Anyone from the BB banks. What are the average yearly hikes and bonus % at Associate, VP and Director level in strategy roles?
What are some common pitfalls of adopting non-enterprise software? (Beyond standard security/scalability/reliability/etc.) Client seems intent on going for a solution that may backfire in the long run and cannot seem to get the message across.
Let’s see how entry level accounting salaries have increased (or not) over time. I started in September of 2014 with a mid-market firm in tax at $53k in a non-HCOL city. Your turn..
I just got a freelance job covering for someone while they’re on vacation.... how can I steal their job?
Being a foreign worker on H1b who recently rolled off from the project and currently on beach, what are my options in these times of impending slowdown?
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