So, work from home, mindless spreadsheet work, no more meetings today. Acceptable to have a beer or two while I slog through?
I will never get sick of listening to teams explaining pop culture to clients who don’t pay attention to pop culture. “Ok well the Jonas Brothers are a band, but also brothers..."
My home office had a makeover and I upgraded to a standing desk! I now have a box of books and college textbooks ready to donate. Is there anywhere I could take them to donate considering... South Fl
These people can’t event keep a safe location at the White House. It says a lot on how this virus continues to spread and how the working class will continue to catch it and eventually cause a second wave. https://thehill.com/homenews/administration/496810-second-pence-staffer-tests-positive-for-coronavirus
Renting a 1Br apt in San Mateo/Foster city. 807sqft and $3200/month. Do I rent or buy furniture like bed/mattress/sofa ? Thanks!
Anyone from EY WFH outside the US? Thinking of doing it for a few days, but not sure if I should tell my team since firm policy states we must be in the country.
Feeling like consulting isn’t the best career for me b/c of the lifestyle and I met someone who I hate being apart from every wk. But I always wanted to reduce gender gap, so I feel conflicted/guilty.
Is it unprofessional to have a bed visible on zoom calls? About to go full time remote but my guest room/office layout won’t really allow me to rearrange the room. I usually move my desk for client calls but it’s annoying. Overthinking it? Does anyone actually care?
Interviewed at Big 4. Never discussed compensation, however when i filled out the online app I put a high but ‘safe’ number. They extended an offer with my original amount,is it too late to negotiate?
Fired without severance...haven’t signed anything yet. Is severance something that can be negotiated with HR? I have a call with them on Monday to discuss.
The latest “Look the other way” news cycle distraction going into the weekend (it’s always going into a weekend) was the immigration disaster in Texas involving people under a bridge. To be education based and let us learn something in context: how has immigration (legal or illegal) affected your current school during your lifetime?
Booked a Delta one ticket. Have all these goodies not sure what I can keep and what stays back. Can someone give me a crash course in staying classy in first class ?
Exit opps for hr due diligence folks?
How do I combat a toxic culture in my school?
In non-pandemic times, does MBB have alt-travel (instead of paying for your flight home, they can pay for someone else of your choosing to come to your client city or they pay for you to fly somewhere else for the weekend assuming equal or lesser cost)?
Anyone come through LGA terminal B in the last few minutes? How long was the line/wait for a yellow cab?
I got the J&J vaccine (only one I could get back in April) and unlike the MRNA vaccines, it looks like there is very little data on how it performs against the Delta variant. Any other J&Jers out there feeling a little nervous?
What are expense policies at like other agencies? Dinner, travel, etc... trying to determine which one of our shops are the most generous with their employees. 👐
Zoom drinking games
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