Anyone here have past sabbatical stories? Or simply experience quitting your job to travel / volunteer? Brainstorming for post covid... 😄
Nothing says freedom better than this!! https://www.cnbc.com/2020/07/04/florida-reports-more-than-11000-new-coronavirus-cases-another-daily-record.html
Those of you who have went from having no car to having a car in the city...do you have any regrets? Even before Covid, I’ve often felt so “stuck” without a car, but I‘ve always been too cheap to seriously consider it. (Should mention that I don’t travel much for work, so that might make a difference in answers in the bowl.) Is it life changing!?
Anyone with India employment knowledge/experience? Looking for insight into the following: - How common is life insurance as an employer provided benefit and has anyone tried to get quotes on this recently? I’m being told by our broker it’s impossible to get anyone to quote on this now because of COVID but I don’t have a very high opinion of the broker… -contract recruiters in India. I’m looking for multiple contract recruiters (English speaking). Any leads??
McK 🐠: Moving as a lateral soon. Has anybody negotiated having their GC expedited and filed within a year of joining? Also is there any impact to the GC program due to COVID-19 (pause or delays)?
As the post-COVID workplace is transforming the core essence of what’s most important to recruiting, retaining and developing talent (employees, consultants, hybrid type work), what are the core one or two “MVPs”- - (Most Valuable Professional-Personal) ‘essentials’ you require for your ideal career-life design blueprint?
Had two interviews, second was late last week before the COVID stuff kicked in. The recruiter who was very responsive has gone silent, ignoring my last two emails. Can't tell if it's me or the virus.
Help — would love to get into production but I have 0 experience, besides the occasional talent + competitive research for a brand’s series. How do I get started? Really just want to help out on set* and see how things work! *Covid pending / future aspirations
Thoughts on how dating evolves after isolation ends? No touching or kissing, stay 6ft apart, many reports to check, std, covid...
Friend moved wedding from May to November. Not feeling comfortable enough with Covid-19 situation to commit to the November date. What would you do? How would you feel?
Has anyone gone moved to from finance to tech and enjoyed/regretted it? Lost my job to covid and my options right now are between a vba developer for a large asset management firm (creating dashboards) and a QA engineer for a start up (I can code quite well). Is this goodbye to Finace if I take up the latter?
How much do I get to travel in EY SaT (under normal non-covid conditions). Specifically VME group.
Ladies, any valentine’s gift u’ve always wanted/gotten and loved from your SO? Looking for a bit more conventional/romantic item (eg jewelry) - in my 30s and prefer something classy and refined, new covid SO keeps asking for our first vday and I need help!
Here’s an animated chart that shows how COVID-19 cases and deaths have grown globally compared to their causes of death like fire, influenza, and malaria over the same time frame. The timeline begins on January 1, 2020, and COVID-19 starts at the very bottom of the chart with zero deaths. https://public.flourish.studio/visualisation/2634167/?fbclid=IwAR3SfwQFl7UkyJ-DIYp1D_Y1idQM-tHdpuqVdK7SpMxqNI2sA-dO7-5qFS8
Trump is getting absolutely owned by coronavirus. Lots of incompetence on display. Links inside!
Has anyone got the vaccine for covid? I am eligible to get it but not able to find an appointment for it. Has anyone got an appointment using NYC covid finder or any website? Thanks
Anyone here work for Carbon Black that can help me understand how things be going since acquisition and Covid? Been reading good bit of mix reviews.
Has anyone’s firm who has been back in the office announced anything about going back to wfh because of Covid cases spiking / new variant?
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Hi. I have a question. In a world where COVID is under control, how would you feel if your companies went back to being fully in the office? But maybe others were adopting a hybrid model- some days remote, some days in the office. Would it make you want to work elsewhere? How important is being able to work remote (at a location of your choice, not at client /travelling) a few days a week to your job satisfaction?
What are the underlying meanings of the big 4 terms? Like “work from home" means I’ll be online but no work pls, “high level review” means I didn’t look and all the responsibilities fall on you etc
Hello all - looking for some benchmarks. What is the average base salary for a starting level partner in management consulting in a) Zurich b) London and c) Frankfurt ?
Send me referrals please. Regional firm with a 300-400 headcount risk advisory practice that is growing like crazy. Mostly in CLT and NYC and working with large banks. Limited travel for most.
Anyone else taking the CFE and can give insight to whether the actual test was the same questions from the review/practice questions? Any study tips? FYI they are also changing their proctoring system in July. Thank you!
What will be disadvantages/outcomes or future problems of attending so many interviews? till now I have attended interview in around 20 companies and 75 days NP is still remaining.
Campus recruiters: I am not a premium employer on Handshake but I want to host a multi-school virtual info session. Can’t I use the same link for a Teams meeting (or Zoom or whatever) and request events at each of the schools I’m targeting? I know that’s a lot of manual work to set up the individual school events but is there any reason that wouldn’t work? It’s been a while since I’ve had to do this and I don’t want to have to re-do anything and look messy! Thanks for any tips in advance!
Meeting with a VC partner and HR head for coffee/ discussing a role. Unsure what to wear. East coast, if it matters.
I’m a total lard ass after WFH for almost 2 years and I’m starting a new job that’s mostly in person. None of my cute work clothes fit to boot so I have to figure out what I’m going to wear while working on losing the weight. Great.
Is that true EY just laid of people that are on visa and called it “performance” related?
If I get rejected from MBB in the resume screening phase (computer and/or recruiter decides not to pass my resume to the hiring manager), am I still subject to the “cool down” period where I can’t apply again for another year or so? Or does that only happen if I get rejected after having an interview?
Has anyone here used a service to help you find a new job? I’m looking at one where they source and apply for jobs for me. They’ll also help me rework my resume, LinkedIn, and other materials, as well as interview coaching. I’ve been looking for a new position on my own with no luck for the past 6 months. The downside of this service is they charge a commission based on the salary for the job they place you in. Thoughts or advice?
Ever since COVID, my skin has become much worse. I was starting to break out, leaving acne scars all over my face. Idk what to do. I’m 22 and I rarely broke out in high school. My skin was like a baby’s during freshman year. Is this normal? What products would you recommend for combination skin? I would also like to hear more about Ordinary products - they have so many but Idk which to choose after doing my research🙃
Do any firms offer medical insurance benefits that cover IVF, freezing eggs, or surrogate assistance?
Anyone else who recently started struggling to get hours? Team seems very busy, but no one gives me work even when I reach out. Not worried about being fired (not yet, anyway), but I’d really like to have more than 3-4 billable hours a day…
Lost my green card (I know, sounds silly but not totally at fault) and have to travel in 10 days. Any options other than apply for a replacement and look for Infopass appointments? Any tips? Thanks!
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