Paxlovid is a great drug in the fight against Covid but this metallic taste is making it hard to drink coffee and I need my coffee!
Hi friends - need a suggestion. My mother got critically ill due to Covid and has been in the hospital in India for over a month with added complications. Hospital charges are through the roof and it is a long road ahead of us. Are there financial aids, options available to explore to meet the expenses? We are salaried people and parents are retired. We are exploring loan options and wanted to check with this group for other creative ways to manage. Thanks a lot for the help!
Anyone feeling the sting of COVID-19 and the Russian/Saudi flooding of the market with oil? Yikes.
I have an employee who has been out on Mat leave since beginning of October. She is scheduled to come back beginning of Jan. Today I received an email from our employee asking if she can work the following schedule for the month of Jan: two week 3 days on, two off and then another two 2 days on, 3 off. This is due to COVID and not wanting to put the child in daycare (which I totally get). Not being in a situation like this before, how do I respond?
Hey everyone! I need some advice. I’ve accepted an offer for a new job, but I’m in a bit of a rush to get out of the position I’m working right now. I start the new job July 18. My job now doesn’t care about their employees, and it’s a health risk for my family and I due to unsafe COVID policies (i.e. forcing you to come in even if you’re sick, making you use PTO for COVID even if working from home, etc). Is there anything short term I can do until July? Or should I stay until then?
Does anyone else just not even want to leave their home because of the Coronavirus? I live in a metropolitan area and can’t help but feel anxiety.
Seems that some teachers don’t want to teach online or in person or taped. https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/29/us/teacher-union-school-reopening-coronavirus.html?referringSource=articleShare
Is the filing due date for form 8842 election to use option 1 or 2 for annualized estimates included in the coronavirus relief? It is typicalkybdue 4/15 of the year so hoping it can be filed before 7/15. I can't seem to find anything concrete.
Any tactics to score a covid vaccine? I’m in a priority group but having a hard time finding an appointment slot. Any tips?
I am a 7th year in a new role. My on boarding has been spotty due to workload/covid and I’ve made peace with the fact that I’m going to have to learn my new role independently and sink or swim. In the meantime, how do I know if my performance is acceptable when my supervising partner has no time for me, is always annoyed at everyone, and is a generally snippy? I know I shouldn’t rely so much on supervisor feedback, but I had a horrible blindsiding experience early in my career...
I have been an RDH for 30 years. Looking to transition to something different with better pay. Since COVID the dental field has suffered a mass exodus in my area. Short staffed, overworked & under paid. Newbies are offered same pay rate + sign on bonus due to lack of applicants. Job is too physically demanding after 30 years. I have a BS in Dental Hygiene Science with a specialty in medically compromised patients. Any suggestions?
And….it’s starting. Out of town client dinner this week, client dinner next week, team breakfast next week (would have been a team dinner, but conflict with client dinner). Covid was bad for a lot of things, but it was good for allowing me time to work out and spend evenings with my family. I already miss the WLB I’m about to lose.
I’m finally ready to get back into dating, but all of my closest friends have moved out of town for work, school, or military, so I’m having a hard time going out and meeting new people! I’ve tried dating apps but I’m just not interested and would rather meet someone in “the real world.” This whole COVID thing is also really wrecking what little of my social life I have left. Any tips for meeting new people during a pandemic? Working long hours and weekends also doesn’t help...
How have kids yours or someone else's embarrassed you or their parents?
- we were meeting a friend of mine and their kids at a social gathering, pre covid. We ask my friend's daughter what's her name. She responds and rattles off her name and her mom's name and her dad's name. And goes on to introduce us to her mom's boobs. Rofl. Says these are my mom's boobs.
"New Stanford University study estimates that 18 Trump rallies have led to 30,000 COVID cases and 700 deaths" https://twitter.com/AaronBelkin/status/1322376679407325184
Someone asked me to describe the coolest project I’ve ever been on. My mind went blank. Was fully staffed on something fairly ho-hum when the rest of my firm was doing Covid strategy... before that, developing business cases...
Anyone have actual legitimately cool projects they’ve done?
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I have offer at publicis sapient for senior associate qa L2. Also I have offer with elsevier for almost same package. Which one I should choose? How is PS in terms of wlb and work timings.? Please help me.
Anyone know how product org at Linkedin is like?
Is it true that people joining for Oracle practice at PWC AC Bangalore are on bench due to shortage of projects right now ?
I'm organizing a trip to Oregon, who all coming?
Any good hairstylists in NYC that work with 3B hair? Need a good haircut with thinning done and a keratin treatment
Previous employer filed for my GC and priority date in Jan 2013. Currently with deloitte and will complete 2 yr term in May this yr. Any possibility that my perm will be initiated by immigration this April or have to wait until August?
I’m tired of this LinkedIn BS. This man was making 800k/yr and has the balls to tell everyone, blanket/statement, that “the experience itself is the promotion.”
Quick survey ...
How many of you are acting as Business Affairs Manager, Talent Manager AND Traffic Manager?
Or do you have someone else at your agency doing talent and traffic?
Will the commute allowance cover just home to the office or even office to home can be reimbursed?
Any recommendations for first trip to Colorado in December(3-4 days)? Not a skier but open to taking a lesson somewhere.
Has anyone researched the company on LinkedIn & reached out to HR re: their desired job posting? If so, what was the outcome? Is this a recommended way to make contact/take initiative?
Any suggestions about how to attract Business Development, Customer Success and Account Management professionals? I’m an in house recruiter starting to work on these types of sales roles. What is the market like for this talent?
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How should I go about networking to get on a new project with all thats happening? Im currently a second year SA and I am stuck on a project that does not align with my career interests (IT work now but want to move to software development or data analyst roles)
I have a computer science degree and was originally recruited in to Cloud under the impression I would work on automation or similar but two years on I am still only doing administrative work and handling a very niche off the shelf app
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Keep going. Keep fighting. Keep trying things out. Keep taking your meds. Keep asking questions. Keep going...
It gets so much better. I promise. It's worth it.
Whenever I send out an email to recruiters with the slightest amount of nuance or personality, only to be met with a no response, I feel like the biggest ass hole in the world. It's like that quiet embarrassment you feel when tripping over yourself in a crowded place and noticing no one cared or noticed.
I’m here because I don’t have anywhere else to go.
I don’t have depression but my sister suffers from it severely.
I’m trying to help, but a solutions oriented approach doesn’t work.
Hi everyone! I think it’s time for me to get back on anti-depressants but I’m scared of going through rounds and rounds of ineffective or adverse prescriptions. Which meds have worked for you?
Suffered anxiety attacks this week from consistent mismanagement, being passed up for promotions when my male counterparts are being promoted, and complete lack of respect. Should I quit? Hiatus?Help!
K so. My bf just told me he is an atheist. I knew he wasn’t super religious, but our talks before made me think he atleast believed in some sort of afterlife. I know everyone has their own opinion..
Does anyone know of any bipolar support groups ? Looking to connect with people who understand and deal with the daily struggle .
I haven’t slept in my bed for over 3 weeks. When I go to my bed, I can’t sleep. I need TV to keep my mind from racing, so I keep falling asleep on the sofa, good sleep and stay there all night.
i'm curious how others handle being micromanaged by their immediate superior? my boss's boss is great to work, but my actual boss drives me insane. thinking about asking to work remotely some days...
I see so many people leave their souls and hearts in their jobs and when they leave their agencies NOTHING happens. Life goes on as they had never been there. Something to keep in mind
Hello, fish friends. Hope you’re having a relaxing weekend.
I’m a new community leader for this bowl, and I was wondering — is there anything you’d like to see more of here? Things you’d like to see less of? Anything I can do to help?
This bowl has helped me through my own mental health journey, and I hope it’s been beneficial to you, too.
Any other copywriters struggle with ADD? I feel like I’m on my CDs last nerve when it comes to my god awful proof reading. But if I write something I have such a hard time picking out errors. It’s a rookie mistake and one I hate but sometimes I feel like I can’t help it. Any advice to combat this issue?
What’s the best way to meet new people in LA? Just moved here and only know a couple of people. Need advice!
In the same week I’ve been asked 2 take ownership of new Product lines - a total of 7 - & told I’m being moved to a 1/2-sized desk 2 make room for a new, junior, hire.
& they wonder y we’re stressed.
I just got a FT job. As stoked as I am, I’m also super nervous. Pharma is really difficult for me. I’ve sort been pigeonholed into this space, but in this job climate, beggars can’t be choosers. I’m newly sober and I worry how I can balance work and sobriety.
Anyone else suffer from PMDD? Just got diagnosed and not sure what to make of it. Anything that's helped?
I feel horrible b/c I cried on my bday while my friends and I were celebrating. My parents & I don’t talk - I really miss them and that’s why I was sad. I apologized to my friends but still feel bad
Anybody have therapist recommendations in midtown east area? And not the type that sit and stare at you and wait to talk. Can’t play that game again. Somebody that’s going to pull stuff out of you.
What are some signs that you should break up with your partner? It’s been my longest relationship in years, and she is my best friend, I love her and care about her (cont)
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