So I was laid off. Is it okay to talk about it at my next job interview? Feels like everyone knows anyway.
Anyone interviewed with S&O at DoorDash? Got an interview for a senior associate role. They asked me to do a take home exercise which takes 4-5 hrs to complete. Worth the time? What’s the pay range look like? 5 YOE in ops consulting.
Received text today from USCIS supposedly? Anyone else? We submitted our medical with application so not sure if this is spam (and if so very stupid)…
Anyone get acupuncture? (Chicago) I know sometimes it’s covered under our insurance. Where do you like to go?
My dad is generally supportive of me, but downplays my accomplishments and treats my confidence like arrogance. He barely acknowledges my wins and can be slightly (but not overly) negative. He does say he’s proud of me once in a while, but I do feel like my feelings are often invalidated. For what it’s worth, he’s an Asian dad and will always see me as his kid rather than an adult. Any advice? I try not to seek approval, but I do live with my parents (moved out then back in due to COVID)
For those of you who had to deal with a salary decrease as a result of Covid, how quickly was it reinstated? Did it make you want to leave the firm? Are you concerned it will happen again with the uncertain economy?
1 week to prepare for a case interview at a boutique firm, never cased before. Is it possible?
Do I need to elect for COBRA if lateraling? I have my last day this month, so current health insurance will terminate almost immediately, and I am relocating so won't start at new firm until end of August. I am not really familiar with how COBRA works and am confused.. it seems expensive for 3 weeks.
Interviewing for an Amazon Senior Program Manager. Any recommendations for the initial phone screening? What will the phone screening cover?
This country needs labor laws that actually protect workers is when time like this comes, average folks like us don't have to worry to sick about layoffs.
Secretly find COVID19 to be a good lesson for someone just starting their career- taught me to save up for a rainy day, cherish everything in life and stop taking “normal” things for granted 🙏
Has anyone heard of people being negatively impacted if their team think they might be leaving? I’m interviewing elsewhere and haven’t told anyone at the firm, but I feel like my managers can feel me pulling away. I’m trying to stay focused on my team while I’m still here but I just don’t care about audit anymore.
New to US health care/insurance. What's the cheaper way to re-examine/x-ray a recovering bone fracture (not an emergency)? I have a high deductible, heard ER is not the way to go.
People who work in health care, or are close with someone who does: what is actually going on with COVID and the vaccine? Honestly feel like I can’t trust the media, the government, or the CDC/WHO. I know cases are up, but is it still as severe? Are the vaccinated safe, or did we botch the vaccine? Really just scared and can never tell whether I’m doing the right thing anymore. (I know there are versions of this all over the news, but want to hear from people who deal with it live.)
How bad would it look to quit my job in October if I am applying to business school round 2 (in December) assuming I can get good recs, just trying to figure out if admissions officers care?
How's Edelman NY? Getting hit up for Health which I've never done. It'll entail moving from advertising to PR/earned creative as they call it, and the Health category. Didn't sound like hard sell pharma, quite a bit of branded video content. I searched on FB, sounded mostly negative culturally (employee fired during Pride month, political, creatives better watch their backs, climate denier) with a few who love it. Figured I'll ask if anything's changed, if it's even worth ... considering.
Going into my first round of interviews with BCG a couple of weeks from now. Because of covid, the interviews (a fit and a case) will be over a video call. Any tip on how to handle the case interview on video rather in person?
I’m wondering from those who have moved from account to strategy how you’ve liked it and what were your motivations, pros and cons of the jump and what you think about the trajectory of your career and salary now. The head of strategy at my agency recently said I could be on her team and I’m extremely intrigued but surprised as I just always thought I’d be on the account side since I do so well there.
Anyone from US Healthcare/AR /RCM Background?? I need to Switch from current so need references...
Im an associate at a small firm. I’m potentially referring a significant contingency fee lawsuit to another firm. Can I have the other firm pay a referral fee to me directly to me if they prevail or settle? Do I have an obligation to notify my firm I’m referring a case? I know my firm doesn’t have any conflicts because we are a small firm with very few clients in a completely different practice area. My state bar’s ethics rules doesn’t address this. Thoughts?
I’ve been a Software Developer at FedEx for over 3 years, making 75k plus a small bonus of ~$6k. I’m fine with the lower salary because of the great work/life balance, but seeing how much others are making at similar companies makes me think I’m getting ripped off. I’d like to be making six figures, but am worried about work/life balance if I leave FedEx. Thoughts?
What’s everyone’s summer (May-Sept) working hours - assuming you don’t have a 6/30 year end client. The partners expectation is 8-6:30 and logging on from home after that some days. Is that insane?
Question for parents (clueless non-parent here). I like to buy my nieces (ages 1 to 5) clothes for their birthday/xmas. What stores have clothes that your kids/you like?
Before accepting offer Check few things like Connect to social media contacts of the company you join and understand work culture. Do some research on division you are joining, it's market growth and prospects. Understand the value and contribution of your division that you are joining. Competition of the products and services your are about to handle. Take home salary and Deductions are explained transperently. Your grade in which you are appointed and level above to understand growth.
I was unemployed 6 months. Now I’m turning down interviews because there’s so much interest. Clients and publishers are throwing wads of $$$ at me. If you’re struggling, keep going. There’s hope!
Thinking about exiting consulting with 2YOE and would love to get perspective on what people felt like was the most important aspects to optimize for early in their career/life that has set them up for success in the long term - e.g. good manager, learning opportunities, level of ownership/responsibility, comp, or even better WLB to figure out their interests
Anyone looking for a Copy CD in Atlanta or remote? Available to start work immediately. Appreciate any leads you may have. Thank you!
How exactly would someone be terminated for cause in the big 4? Like does each partner get a vote based on number of shares? It’s not like there’s a central “boss” as per traditional companies.
Expecting our first in about 6-8 weeks. Both my wife and I work at places with strong parental leave policies. We are considering staggering our leaves (I’d take a couple weeks right when the baby is born, then go back to work until her leave runs out, then go out) to save $$ on child care. Would also have a bit of family help during the first 4-6 weeks as well. Any experienced dads think this is a bad idea?
Hi ladies~ I am looking for recommendations on travel bags, like Lo & Sons OG bag. 🥰Thanks in advance!!! Oh and what are the best deals you’ve seen with Lo & Sons?
We’re finally going engagement ring shopping tomorrow!! I love the look of diamonds but I just can’t justify the expense at this point in our lives. Any suggestions on alternative stones?
How are you all using your amex airline credit
I recently got an offer from Walmart Health and Wellness for the position of Software Engineer 3.Its of .Net Dev role.Can anybody share what technologies are being used in Health and Wellness, and is there any legacy technology being used, or migration
I think my client is gas lighting me. I submitted workpapers and when they told me to look in them to review comments it looked nothing like what I submitted.
Hi Everyone! I’m torn between which HR certification to pursue (SHRM-SCP or SPHR). Which one would you recommend and why?
What perks are offered by Kirkland (London office)? What about the $1000 non-client dinner allowance?
Does anyone else think the Delta variant will lead to shutdowns and layoffs again? I want to leave my job but fear being the first to get the chop if March 2020 repeats itself. Should I just jump ship already? If it helps, I’m not in travel PR.
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