Maybe stirring the pot, but the unvaccinated are very comfortable posting confidentially, despite being around other people’s children who may be too young to vaccinate. I’m just curious, are any of you comfortable and confident enough to let the adults of your students know if you’re not vaccinated?
Might be an unpopular opinion but I’m not terribly thrilled with the new Halo Top ad. I’m all for body acceptance but part of the reason COVID hit the U.S. so hard is because of co-morbidities like obesity. There has to be a line btw “real” bodies and not celebrating a state that causes so many medical issues - Ie overweight without the medical definition of very obese. Do you think brands have gone too far in the other direction?
I’m so sick of being Indian/asian and getting put to a different group of expectations. 3.6 top 5 UG, 730, athlete, PE investing team at middle market firm. It’s unreal how much bs it is being a male who is Asian and in finance
Haven’t decided whether I want to get the vaccine yet (skip over this if you’re going to comment with judgment), but every work call/happy hour lately involves people discussing their vaccine status. Any thoughts on responses for when I’m asked about mine?
Hi Fishes, Is anyone going through a divorce? I have a very demanding and a conservative in laws place and husband is not supportive. Contemplating leaving the house. I have a 3 year old daughter. They basically want me to quit my job and do household work. I am scared to do that coz I know they will start loading me with work and ill treat me. I am lost and not sure if I can survive a divorce.
Interesting read about folks who won’t take vaccines. Lots of different rationales, but they all boil down to people thinking they’re smarter than experts (a common problem in modern America) and a general “you can’t tell me what to do” attitude. https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2021/05/the-people-who-wont-get-the-vaccine/618765/
I love my boyfriend a lot and am worried about him. He Ubereats his food every single day for every single meal and it’s stressing me out. He only consumes carbs and his diet doesn’t consist of any veggies at all. He’s only 29 and has been feeling sick and anxious all the time. Plus work adds a lot of stress. He has obviously gained a lot of weight and he has been feeling extremely low. He said that he will start doing cardio everyday but refuses to change his diet. I don’t really care what he
Just put in my resignation because I got an offer with a 50% raise, my manager said she had no ill-will or anything. I log on this morning to a scathing review of a report I wrote, nitpicking every minor detail with senior management copied... Thank God I'm moving on.
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We had a PD today and were yelled at for taking off. We were told we are expected to be in everyday and we are screwing over our colleagues because when we are out they have to cover during prep. How is it our fault there is a sub shortage? Why should we feel bad for taking our days? Is anyone else dealing with this? I love my students but I am sick and tired of admin expecting us to be perfect
What did your VSO do for you? I just got my medical records and am fixing to submit my VA claim after 1.5 years out. Debating if I should just submit it myself or seek a VSO.
I never thought being a mom would be this difficult. I am working full time, have an infant who wakes up every 3-4h and doesn't fall back asleep unless held in arms, am breastfeeding for medical reasons, and feel resentful and beyond tired all the time. I hate the fact that my body is so different to how it was before, that I don't have a sense of self any more, that I can't disconnect and take a break (and this is likely to not change for years to come). Is this normal or unfit to be a mom?
Does anyone else stress about being sick? I have a few chronic conditions that knock me out every couple of months and I just feel embarrassed or uncomfortable taking true sick time.
Does anyone here works for Cedars sinai medical center? If you do what are your thoughts about management im your department?
Are there any Partner firms that will not be requiring vaccination for employment? Family has history of genetic heart disease issues and several family members are experiencing adverse health complications following vaccination. Deloitte implemented mandatory vaccination requirement for return to office with no health exemption mention. Not here to debate the merits of the vaccine, solely interested in whether this is expected to be a de-facto Partner firm requirement across the board soon.
I’m in a pickle. Currently working in multistate tax and I am not a fan. I just accepted a position with KPMG on their methods team (it sounds like interesting work and I’m sick of compliance). I put in my notice and my Deloitte manager is trying to fight for me. He wants to match the pay they are offering and get me into a group that I like more. I am a ball of anxiety. Loved the people I met with for KPMG, but having my manager push so hard for me is making me have second thoughts. Any input?
I feel weird needing to make so many sudden last minute appointments that take me away during the work day, and have been considering telling my supervisor that I’m going through a medical thing (or maybe even saying fertility stuff, not sure yet). How have you all handled this with work/supervisors?
It’s Friday. I am still sick with flu and sore throat. Given that alcohol can kill viruses, I should start chugging down some alcohol soon to kill those damn viruses.
Interested in hearing from anyone who jumped from consulting to an AD or D position in med comms / marketing or medical affairs role, in a pharma / biotech (not agency). How have you found the new role, transition, WLB & TC ?
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After traveling for 3 years, so glad to be on a local role! Get to sleep in my bed every night.
Curious to see what junior staff thinks separates good mangers vs shitty managers. Example: Too much micro management on deliverables, etc
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Any traveling consultants currently using Airbnb (NYC or any city) to sub their apt while traveling? Worth doing? Any tips?
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When someone's snapping it's their first time in 1st class and then the attendant spills water on them..
I’m losing my mind. I’ve had nothing to do for the last two weeks even after telling manager and leadership. I’m still called a high performer and my ratings reflect that. 😭
I'm surprised nobody is talking about salaries. What's up with that? Shall we start a thread?
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