Dog owners beware. Well maybe ... https://scitechdaily.com/are-dogs-spreading-sars-cov-2-study-finds-living-with-a-dog-increases-risk-of-contracting-covid-19/
Controversial take: if we can send young men and women to war...why can’t we have challenge trials for COVID that likely has a lower risk of death and larger positive impact than war
Hey fish fam, thinking of a side hustle for post covid and was wondering if anyone knows where I can find a good business plan and financial plan template? Specifically for a restaurant. Appreciate any links you can share!
F 🐠, 31. I’m one of the “ad people” that found this bowl from the Covid bowl. Just getting it out of the way that I realize I’m not a single consultant. Anyway I’m newly single and want to know some Hinge profile tips! What have y’all got?
I’m a Product Manager who wants to change careers. What is a job where I can work independently and am more task oriented? Meaning I want to know what I have to do for the day, and I can knock it out at my own pace. Maybe it’s COVID, but I’m sick of meetings with other people and simply want to be the owner of the outcome instead of being dependent on other departments/people. Obviously bonus points if it’s a sensible transition from a PM!
So I didn’t get my brother and your sister-in-law a gift for their wedding last February because I wanted to send them on a honeymoon. I thought I’d be able to use my points and really give them experience to remember. But it turns out because of Covid there are limits to the use of points for hotels and airfare. I don’t mind spending my own money, what do you think is reasonable? This is my only sibling.
Any suggestions for a Christmas gift for our au pair? She’s been with our family for four months and I know it’s not been the experience she hoped for given COVID. For her birthday in November we gave her flowers, a cake, $100 gift card to her favorite online store, and ordered in from a fancy restaurant.
Anyone wants to defend the pretty boy? https://www.cnn.com/2020/04/29/politics/jared-kushner-coronavirus-success-story/index.html
Not to start a political debate… I am not anti vaccine but have not wanted to get the COVID vaccine. I think I will be getting the vaccine tomorrow. Anyone else feel conflicted who originally really did not want to get it, but was kind of feeling forced to get it?
I wonder what this means for return to office plans.
Is it mandatory to come to office post covid situation? I'm new to Deloitte. I want to understand WFH policy..can we do permanent work from home?
Anyone else still extremely fatigued weeks after COVID symptoms? I’m still sleeping 10+ hours a day with low energy throughout. Need naps and feel faint a lot.
"Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, who opposes vaccine and mask mandates, tests positive for COVID-19" No thoughts. No prayers. https://news.yahoo.com/texas-gov-greg-abbott-who-opposes-vaccine-and-mask-mandates-tests-positive-for-covid-19-211349823.html
I’m 32,f and single, I’ve been in the NYC area for the last 5 yrs (initial few where I was in a relnshp) I have gone on 10-15 dates in the last 1.5yrs (minus covid 🙄) without a single date where I was completely impressed! I’m a vegetarian, I’m attracted to smart intellectual guys who are passionate about something. I was planning on SF due to the potential dating pool there and I have received an offer that let’s me choose working remotely vs working from SF. Suggestions on the move ladies?
Can anyone recommend a personal trainer for a male that gained 25lbs of Covid weight? I’m in Back Bay if that helps narrow down the reccs
Can I leave my wife off the mortgage application? The reason I ask is she's currently not working at the moment (specialized nurse that finally had enough with COVID) but still has student loans. Trying to find ways to improve our DTI. Edit: Just saw someone ask something similar in the consulting bowl. I am not that person. On just my income, we're looking to be under 36% DTI.
Fishbowl Live Co-host Opportunity: Are there any moms who are interested in co-hosting and sharing their perspective on their experience of handling their kids and education during the pandemic? The Teaching Community Bowl is hosting a Fishbowl live at 7/19 @7pm EST called "Teaching Post Covid," where they will dive into the experience of teachers during and post the pandemic, and they want to bring on the perspective of the parents as well.
Have any of you quit to take a break - 3 month or a 6 month sabbatical to pursue other interests or just to clear your head and figure out what’s next. How easy was it to find a job after the break and how did you manage your health insurance? Any other things to keep in mind when considering a sabbatical beyond money?
Please visit and read this article: https://ourworldindata.org/mortality-risk-covid I routinely assign articles from this site. They’re easy to understand no matter your stats experience. The site is VERY well respected. Ignore what side of the debate you’re on; pause to understand the math of CoVid fatalities. The article is not political. It explains how to calculate case fatality, crude mortality, and infection fatality plus how they can/can’t be used. News from all sides interchange these stats, but they mean very different things.
Does anyone know the average base and bonus comp range for HR Director level (below VP) at Morgan Stanley ? The recruiter said that I am eligible for a bonus but it’s not in the offer letter and would not provide any details on an expected bonus range. Is this normal? If so, what is the average range for an HR Director bonus?
I’m on a small team where I happen to be the SME and the the only other person who knows how to do it is the VP. I have an offer to leave for 60% more to a big 4 + get title bump (associate to senior consultant) but I feel bad. I think this will burn bridges. I love manager, team and WLB. They were so excited to hire me and now I might leave them. Help
Companies that produce alt-right banners and other merch, being wielded as clan identifiers for hate orgs and ultimately insurrectionists...someone had to design them, right? Innocent cash grab, or complicity?
Ever heard “omg how are you single, you are fit, handsome and successful”. Gets on my nerves every time. I would like to be in a relationship but dating as a gay man is wack. All about sex, and the times I’ve caught feelings for a guy it’s not been “exciting” for him anymore as the “chase” is over. Apparently being available is a turnoff. And the comment “come on, you can get whom ever you want”..........
I'm booked in a support role forclient, but client is doing everything themselves and not reaching out. I don't feel very included in what they are working on .. I tried to asked...
How are you managing anxiety around COVID-19?
Thoughts on Tepper online MBA?
Help! I have a T2 offer & need to hurry for the final decision. I also have a pending offer from AWS and I’m expecting an offer @ Netflix. Both Netflix and AWS are aware that I have the offer. AWS is rushing the final process (they need to put me in touch with a team manager in a different division before the offer). Netflix is silent for a week but i was told on last call that I passed the onsite interview and they wanted me on a higher/mgr level with a different team too. What would you do?
Anyone ever lost a client unexpectedly? One of our client managers was unexpectedly killed yesterday afternoon in an accident. She was an incredible person and has two young children. I’m in shock and heartbroken. I cried when I got the news last night (the CTO sent an announcement with pictures). How did you handle the grief at work? Did your company do anything to honor them?
I accepted an offer at Deloitte and start in three weeks. I am also in processes at another Big 4 and MBB. If I get substantial better offers from them, would it be crazy to leave D after a couple months? Start dates for other potential offers are Jan 3.
People who have made a job switch to another state in US (H1b transfer) in last 1+ years (since covid) with most companies being remote temporarily the Uscis rule that the employee should be in commutable distance from@office location within 30 days - how is this being taken care?
$2k raise is in effect! Throwing down tonight!! 😂😂😂😂
anyone know the comp and benefits package at Apple for a global supply manager within the strategic sourcing team??
Booked a 48 hr trip to Orlando cause it was cheap ($120 round trip from dc!) just to get some warmth. Anything I must do? Staying at the ritz. Traveling alone. 32m single.
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