Pregnant with baby 2 and worried about layoffs. For families of 4 how many months of cash on hand should I have to be conservative. Worried if laid off finding job pregnant will be tough
Anyone in the US - has anyone been successfully negotiated an offer while being pregnant? How did the recruiter and the team take it? At what point did you share the news?
I'm considering a Research Lead offer from a Series A start-up in NYC and admittedly don't really know how to evaluate it. First user research hire and the pay is US $178K plus stock options of 7100 shares. I think the pay is a bit low for the current market, but not sure how to assess the shares. I noticed they have no 401K or IRA, and they don't say anything about parental leave policies. Is this typical for a Series A start-up to not offer retirement plans? And is this fair comp? Thanks!
So… hubby is asking what I want as a push present when baby comes in July — for mamas and future mamas, what did you guys get / what would you want? Need inspo! 💕
Looking for advice on who the hot creative agencies are these days. I’ve been out of the adworld too long to know. My boss, Mother Nature wants me to pitch a unique climate change campaign that would involve several advertisers especially in the kids’ market. Thanks.
Would anyone be interested in participating in a research study? The only requirements are to be a school district employee and have a child in the district with special needs. Please help!!!
Anyone else have a parent who blatantly favors their most irresponsible, underachieving child? I earned a scholarship and worked through college, didn't receive more than a few thousand dollars from my parent during college and grad school. Sibling loses scholarship due to too much partying, so parent pays most expenses and tuition so sibling can continue to party and not get a job. Sibling almost fails out of grad school, but barely lands a job. Parent is now buying sibling new car.
I have been working out with a trainer three times a week since having my baby this past august. However, I am still holding on to an extra 10 pounds due (I think) to my eating habits. Given that I love pasta, pizza, and all things carby any tips for shedding the remaining weight? I am okay with a gradual pound a week plan but am open to ideas! Pls no comments about how I don’t need to lose weight :)
Hi fishes. I am social work professional with 6 YOE in international NGOs. I am looking for opportunities in CSR / INGO /Consulting firms / Impact organisations. Please share if there are any leads. I have worked in Education, Skill development, Child protection, Health and Adolescent and youth empowerment domains. Preferred location : Bangalore, Mumbai
Hi all! I was asked coordinate a local happy hour for my team. The issue I’m having is that I’m currently pregnant and am not sure if I’m comfortable to hang out with strangers. What’s the most professional way to say no without hurting feelings / burning bridges? Or should I suck it up and go?
Welcome to our pre-k inclusive classroom. Even with 8 students, and only face to face for 4 hours, we struggle. We struggle being heard through our masks. We struggle with social distancing. We struggle as we find ourselves constantly reminding students to keep their masks on. We struggle to keep them engaged and to teach. One thing we do not struggle with- building connections and showing out love for each child.
Funny experience - I was in the line at a craft store and started chatting with the people around me. Person in front of me was annoyed about having to craft valentines for her kid's class. Person behind me was getting a late start on his kid's science project. They asked me what I was in for. Me: oh I don't have kids, so I'm picking up a new hobby (watercoloring). Them: oh. You must have a lot of free time and money huh. Me: yeah it's pretty great 😃👍
My wife and I are planning on having kids soon. I’m building a new practice at a new firm. Any advice on juggling both and setting up boundaries? Do I take a week/weeks off when baby is born and just recognize probably no bonus this year? (Salary is good, I’m not desperate for money.)
EY 🐠 - potentially starting with the firm soon, and my partner is due to have our first in April. Given the 1 year service requirement for leave, would I have the option to take PTO during birth and use parental leave after my 1 year of service? Appreciate any guidance here
Misled on Maternity Leave Policy. I found out I only get 4 weeks pay for maternity leave (STD +“sick days”). I will take 12 weeks but wont get paid for 8 weeks. I work for a US, west coast based company in the tech/VC industry. Their website claims to offer “paid parental leave and other progressive benefits for parents”. I didn’t find out until after I was hired their pay was only 8 weeks but since I have been at the company less than 12 months, I don’t qualify for their policy. Is this unfair?
Another question - These days does your parenting look more like a micromanager or a leader? What kind of parent do you want to be?
Has anyone here used the "Read Scripture" app? It goes through the entire Bible and includes accompanying summary videos from "The Bible Project" (whose videos can also be found on YouTube). I love how it groups portions of Scripture and the videos are helpful for making meaningful connections with the text. I love these for myself, but they're super kid-friendly, too. Excellent support for your daily study. Enjoy!
Speculation: How long until it will be a buyer's market for a new car and rent? 23 year old living at home with no car, making $130k base in LCOL. Currently deploying all my paychecks into VOO, VGT, QQQ, ARKK. I'm just bunkering down rn tryna DCA into the dip, so I still feel like a poor college kid with no disposable income. Any advice for the near future?
Just recently found out Im pregnant and another 33 week wait looks like forever. Any tips to cope with it?
Has anyone else in PDM received one of these “you’re selected to be an Onboarding Advisor” emails? 2 of my coworkers got one and they seem to be expected to advise new hires on how to do resumes, skills, staffit, DTE, introduce them to their network, send welcome emails, checkin with them multiple times and answer their onboarding questions. Seems like a lot of extra firm work when PDM is not supposed to be required to do firm work…. Wondering if anyone knows about this new requirement.
I got selected in Infosys and offer was about to get release today but at last minute suddenly today infy HR told I was interviewed 5 months 20 days before in infosys so they cannot proceed now as 6 months cool off period. I am AWS cloud architect with 10yoe. For just 10 days difference they are stopping my offer even when I can join immediately in a week.. Please help in this situation what to do
My personal laptop just died on me two days ago. I have an interview with my dream job tomorrow… and my only laptop option is my work laptop. How terrible would it be to use it?
Best hair restoration products for males in their mid 30s. Thinning plus receding hairline in the front. I've seen a lot of marketing for Hims and Keeps but not sure about them. Thoughts?
https://youtu.be/0CXhV8jB-MQ this is an old review of Content Pods. Much surfacing cringe is pod based content.
Ex-bankers at Google: what role are you in?
I have an open order for GME. What happens if I don’t have enough capital in my brokerage when market opens tomorrow because of after hours?
Hi guys, I switched 20 days back to Optum. I have 7 years of experience working as a full stack Engineer, who is passionate working on both front end and back end on latest technologies. But my project is working only on back end with 10 years old tech stack. There is no front end work at all. What should I do? I don't like working here at all, but I am not sure whether moving out again in a month will give bad Impression on my resume. Hence please give me advice on this situation
What Google/Meta positions are available for someone with PMO and cloud engineering background? Wanting to make the jump from consulting.
Larsen & Toubro Infotech HI All, I have a round 2 Scheduled for LTI. 1. R1 - Technical - last week 2. R2 - Scheduled later this week - Is it again a Technical Round ? Or is it Techno Managerial one? 3. HR Discussion : Currently they are saying they will fit based on my interview and skills, no specific project or location mentioned yet. Any idea if this is happening for all..? 12.5 YOE Azure - Senior Role What should be the designation / band we can request for 13yoe
ISO recommendations for resources (books, websites, videos) on Product Management. Looking for a primer on theory, best practices, pitfalls to avoid, etc.
Apple Series 6 watch? Yay or Nay?
Hi, Can someone refer me in EY? TIA
Hi All,recently joined JP. Got to know that I can purchase laptop within 1100$ and claim . Got some details on required configuration. Can anyone please suggest which laptop within range is best for long run ?
I saw a website the other day with a massive list of all the USCIS case numbers in groups of 100s or similar, listing what % of each group had been received, approved, etc. Does anyone know what this website is?
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