What are things you do if you WFH a majority of the time so not to go crazy? I try to run errands, grab coffee, maybe make a meal, try to
Schedule a workout class in the evening, etc.
Got offered Chubb for Cook in .5 PPR. I’ll probably turn it down but somewhat considering it. Both are injury prone. I also have Mattison. If Cook goes down then I have Chubb, Mattison, Robinson, Hunt, and Eli Mitchell
How is the scope for python projects in @EPAM Systems ?
Reading a lot of mixed reviews both on the extreme ends. How has been your experience as a python dev in EPAM ?
Anyone own a home, or know someone who has bought in the Alexandria part of Fairfax? I.e. the part east of rt1 along the river, north of Mt Vernon and into Belle Haven. Interested to hear pros and cons of that area if anyone has experience!
Went to my obgyn and asked about freezing eggs. She said given I’m 31 and having fairly regular periods, no reason to really consider it until I’m closer to 35. Do you recommend getting a second opinion on that advice?
My H1b COS went into effect today with COS. But my sevp portal still says STEM OPT active. I thought you switch over automatically to h1b status on 10/1, anyone else in the same boat?
My second job prospect in 6 months that fizzled bc they’re suddenly looking for women only. I’m all for more diversity and inclusion in adland, but isn’t that also gender discrimination and illegal?
I am currently working in Deloitte.
I have 7 years of experience in QA including UI Automation, API testing, Manual Testing.
Please refer me if you have any open positions in your company.
I’m looking for a mid-level social/PR copywriter from the U.K., currently living there. Industry: natural science/non-fiction television/entertainment. Anybody know anyone that might be interested?
Has anyone here successfully exited consulting/tech to a professional sports team in an analytics capacity? My assumption is you’d have to take a sizable pay cut, but curious if anyone had personal (or secondhand) knowledge.
How honest are you when speaking to your boss about getting a raise or promotion? And how honest are they back to you in return?
Pre-Merger spacs seem to be getting crushed the last couple of days. I still have a few that I bought a while ago that are up from where I bought them (even though beaten up right now) but have 2 that i just bought the other say at their respective all time highs that are down. Do y’all think this the start of a spac bubble pop or just a short term dip?
I joined last year June, 40k relocation allowance was mentioned in offer letter. I will move to ofc location this month, Can anyone guide me how to claim the relocation bonus? Like can I reimburse my flight tickets and transportation costs and which charge code to use ?
Thread: I stepped away from a job that was making me miserable a few months ago to focus on my mental health. I had been talking to a company during those months who gave me a verbal offer and then recently said they had to put the role on hold because of the market. Now I’m scrambling to find a job and people aren’t hiring until August at the earliest. If there’s a 4 month gap in my resume, will the “I was taking care of my mental health” line sound bad?
Need some confirmation from everyone that jumping into tech is going to be worth the money in the long run. Trying to leave agency analytics but agency analytics manager salary is very tempting.
Any recommendations for house cleaning services in SF, particularly in the Marina / Cow Hollow / Russian Hill areas?
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Need help settling a debate with my friend. She thinks I will have an easier time getting research grants because I'm male. I think it's the opposite because companies are trying to change the status quo and get more women involved (which I'm not complaining about... please don't attack me.) Which one of us is more right than the other? I'm interested in getting as many viewpoints as possible, whether or not they agree with me or with her. Thanks!!!
How would you explain what “time” is and why our brains feel the need to perceive it even though it’s not a tangible property?
This might be too ambiguous to answer, but I want to get better at taking iniative, but I don't know how. I can be pretty shy in work settings. I do things without being told, but I want to go beyond that like start projects etc. Provide more value.
How can companies justify cutting research and development expenses when they literally have no future without it
I find myself spending more and more time on Twitter. Is it a useful research tool or a distraction?
Do you ever conduct the hiring process for a research project? What do you look for in potential hires?
I’ve heard electric cars aren’t actually as clean as they make them out to be since the electricity they use is still being produced by coal-powered plants. To what extent is this true? Is the reduced environmental impact worth the investment at this point in their development?
How’s your work-life balance at the moment? Do you think research positions allow enough time for us to spend with friends and family?
Has anyone else seen those Boston Dynamics robots? They’re so impressive and eerie at the same time. What do you think about that kind of technology?
I mean, it's great that we're all so dedicated to our work and we care about getting things right—but why is it so hard to get published?
What are some of the most important questions scientists are trying to answer at the moment?
Self-doubt is preventing me from making progress. I keep convincing myself I’m not intelligent enough for this so I shouldn’t bother. Do you have any advice for getting past this?
Working on applications for academic positions (tenure-track), and finding it extremely difficult to write a research statement that is not too close to my current research that hiring faculty would think I lack originality, but also not too far-fetched/unrealistic or on topics that I find interesting but has insufficient knowledge/expertise.
Examples of infamous or vile scientists in history? We always hear about the greats but what about those who brought a bad name to our field?
I have been working with a professor on a research project for 10months, I was promised to be paid over the summer along with two other RAs, only I (only brown girl of the group) haven’t gotten paid because of grant fight with administration. Others were paid from other grants. I absolutely love and adore my professor, any I have learned so much, she’s a great human being. I don’t want to ruin my relationship with her at all. But upon asking a few times she hasn’t given me an answer. What to do
Can science and religion coexist together? If you are religious, how do you handle intersections between the two?
What games, toys, or science kits would you recommend for a kid who’s showing an interest in the sciences?
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