I currently work as a personal injury lawyer at a small law firm, 5 years experience, graduated from T30 law school in 2015. Our subject area is pretty niche, and I am looking to branch out. Not big law, but a different subject area, and hopefully something with a better work life balance (have a small child with hopes for more). Open to leaving the law for a compliance/HR/other type position. Am I even marketable for something like that? Am I being unrealistic?
A bit of a sensitive topic. My son is 3. One of friends has 3 boys and she asked me to babysit them one weekend. The middle child, 10 years old is very handsy with my son. I’ve asked him multiple times to not carry him or hug him since he doesn’t like it and the boy still manages somehow to find his way to be physically close to my son. Today while I had my back turned to them while they were all eating at the dining table I heard a kiss sound and turned to see the… Cont’d below
Nerdy Friday thoughts: Powerpivot is the love child of excel and access and it's my new best friend.
How do you handle students who refuse to do anything and fail the class and then the administration has an issue with the general education teacher about the child failing?￼￼
My baby ❤️
Any fans of the 80s show Airwolf? Used to be crazy about it as a kid in the early 90s and had it on VHS. Wondering if I can do a rerun online.
Question for current moms - did you lose weight to or before getting pregnant? Were you able to maintain a manageable weight? Not pregnant yet but so scared of gaining too much and having long term health issues due to weight gain.
I am struggling to engage a child who is very behind cognitively and acts like a one year old, they are 4 years old. Any tips for engaging her in appropriate ways?
Just so much happiness and I need space to gush. My boyfriend is the most amazing man I’ve ever met. He makes me feel safe and loved and is absolutely crazy about me. We see each other a couple of times a week and it’s always super fun and peaceful and the sex and emotional connection is perfect. I’m so lucky to have met him in nyc and he tells me he feels lucky too. We’re discussing our future and having 3 kids together and I can’t wait to call him my husband and father of our gorgeous children
*No judgement zone* Just finished reading Expecting Better (LOVED it!) but I’m so curious - how many moms out there actually drank wine or beer while pregnant?? I would LOVE a small glass or two once in a while but I’m nervous.
Currently 3 months pregnant and have been unemployed for 2 months. Just got 2 job offers, should I let the recruiters know I’m pregnant before accepting an offer?
Got referred to fertility specialist after 6 months of trying (38 y/o) for our second child. We have Kaiser (CA) and was wondering if anyone had suggestions on what to ask on the first telephone visit or tips in general. Thanks.
Moms, what’s your favorite electronic breast pump? 7 months pregnant and struggling with all the choices...
Anyone struggling with summer camp hours? Not sure how I’m going to duck out and pick up my kid at 3pm over the next 6 weeks
Any advice on job searching while pregnant or shortly after delivering? How soon after delivering did you feel like your competent self?
Would you let your husband take leave and watch your 3 month old full time for a few months when you go back to work? Or would you hire a nanny/daycare?
Any good books on disciplines and raising a strong confident girl ?My 4 old is such a cry baby and screams a lot. We are both in consulting so tend to pamper her out of guilt. She is still not contd
What is the federal parental leave policy? I’m new to government and having a baby soon. I know we’re given 12 weeks and have to sign an agreement to work 12 weeks after we return but are there other stipulations to a claw back period or how long we had to be at the agency first?
I have cleared the TP1 & TP2 round of React JS interview in HCL. But there is no reply from the Hr department. I called HR & she told me that it is pending from CHRO i.e. They are waiting for Approval after that they will release the offer letter. Please help me fishy to clear my doubts. 1. How much times usually take to release the offer letter. 2. Is there be any other rounds after technical. Note - HR told me that there will be two rounds only.
Hi ad peeps, copywriter here with experience at several NYC agencies, anybody hiring? Happy to share my book but am still employed by my agency so would want to share it directly with you via email.
Should I negotiate salary no matter what? Asked for low 70s and offered 77. Wondering if I should just take it and call it a day to avoid looking greedy. I’m fine with what they offered, but obviously the only time you can negotiate salary is the time you’re offered it right?
I have a question/topic that has been on my mind since this whole COVID thing started. With all the anti-Asian sentiment going on, companies (at least mine) are now all of a sudden reacting TBC..
Best credit card for travel. Mainly using it on hotels, eating out, taxis, other travel expenses, etc... I used to have the Uber credit card (which was great cash back) but now they Ruined it.
Flying to Bangalore for work from DC. Which airline would you recommend - Emirates, Qatar, Air France, Delta? Assuming price and duration is comparable...
Would love to hear what you send your clients as a retirement gift. Is it personalized to the individual or will each client get the same thing?
Anyone working for a Big 4 Salesforce practice in Germany willing to have a chat/give a referral?
Thoughts on Virgo Health?
Anyone heard of lab49? Any impressions or insights? Trust this community... interviewing there tomorrow.
Does anyone know what typical work is like in PWC - Financial Education Services ? Asking for the position of an associate
So my client is “business casual” but everyone typically wears suits without the tie. How do you guys structure different outfits? I feel like I’m running out of clothes already and need to buy more
The Great Resignation is upon us. The most impacted industries are tech and healthcare. For the ppl quitting, what company and role are you moving to? Are you moving for better pay or wlb? Both?
I was finally received an offer my dream position and I am thrilled but the on boarding process will be delayed by 6 months. However, I also applied for the same position two years ago and was rejected. This time around, I reached out to an internal contact who helped me get an interview. I am kicking myself for not reaching out sooner, two years ago. really sad about it.
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