Anyone ever negotiated parental leave before? I have an offer on the table. Gave me what I asked for $ wise and PTO. But mat leave is not great. Not trying to have a baby now, but in the next 5 yrs.
what do you wear on production when you’re pregnant? my wardrobe is very black and utilitarian and I don’t wear dresses. also, since everything has been remote, the team is about to find out I’m 7 months pregnant...
What do parents do if their child is choiced and don't want their child to go to school? Will they lose choice? We haven't heard what's going on in this part.
Do you always clean shave for an interview? Have one with EY later today for SC2 and I think the stubble (clean neck) helps me hide my baby face a bit so I’m leaning towards not clean shaving.
I am very early in pregnancy and working at a startup. We’ll either get Series B funding between now and my due date or we’ll fail. It could go either way and I’m honestly not sure what’s more likely. I’m invested in this company but worried about the risk of losing my job just before having a baby. Anyone have any advice? I’m really stressed about it and am not sure what to do.
Happy Mother’s Day to all of you! Hoping you all get a much-needed break today and do something for yourself ❤️
Tongue tie Anyone here have to get the tongue tie procedure done for their baby? How was it? Were they fussy after? How long (hours /days / weeks) were they fussy for? How long did it take to heal? Did you get any sleep? Just hubby, me and 3 month baby. Trying to plan and be prepared. Should hubby take off work? Tell me everything.
Recommendations on parenting Instagram accounts to follow? Particularly interested in ones related to baby play / development since we are still having little one at home. Baby is almost one.
*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.
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
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.
My brother has been offered at Punjab National Bank as a Manager in Chennai. He has been told that he must have a car on his name to claim petrol allowance. Is this true? Car is currently on father’s name. Does this mean car needs to be transferred to son’s name? Can someone from PNB please confirm this?
Have you dated a man with a child? What are healthy boundaries between your S/O and the mother of his baby? I want to be understanding but a part of me knows that there will always be something “more”
Which firms have the best maternity/paternity packages? Do any cover some of the cost of surrogacy? I have a medical condition that would make actually carrying a child dangerous, so wondering if some firms offer help in that area (I’ve heard of some covering IVF costs).
What do you get for parents expecting their 3rd child (second of same gender)? My sister in law is expecting and struggling to do something more thoughtful then just money since we are due with twins a month after they are due.
Why exactly is the lateral market so hot? More deals going on? People leaving big law completely? More people taking parental leave? A mix of these things?
Just found out I’m pregnant (only 5 weeks so still a bit to go before I tell anyone really). After I’m farther along and everything is confirmed with doctors, when do I start telling people at work? Due in mid May.
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?
Didn’t successfully move on in a S&O mgr role. Thought overall the interview went well. What are the best tips for prepping and landing that type of role?
Sitting here in SFO airport and the gate agent has organized a paper airplane contest with 15 people or so. The Prize is a free drink on the plane
Anyone at Huron in provider/medical group practice willing to refer? I have a strong background in performance improvement and value-based care.
no swag bags this year for departing GSAPers, what’s even the point if i can’t rock a sick daddy D patagucci at b-school
My spouse’s I94 expires this week. We have filed for her visa extension in April’21. Does she have to leave the country or are we good?
Hiring and talent support of neurodivergent individuals. Who is leading in this area? Any companies, orgs, schools you know of? What are they doing?
EY: Anyone else still waiting for their CFL to schedule a comp call? I haven't seen anything come through and it's almost end of week....
What kinds of exit roles should I apply for while trying to find exit opportunities? I have nearly 3 years experience mostly worked on implementation projects as techno-functional analyst, hoping to get SF admin certification or AWS solution architecture certification soon.
PwC moms - I am a FTM due on May. I have been with pwc for 6 years now. I want to maximize my STD and maternity leave. How much am I eligible for and how to get the maximum benefit?
Can someone, genuinely talk about Deloitte here? I am hearing many pple leaving Deloitte. Why? Is it bad? So many pple complaining that it will not give hikes in 2022. I mean are this things real?
Anyone here work for/has previously worked for Visa Inc? Can anyone share with me about the culture, web, etc? Thanks!
Looking to eventually break into FAANG PM and wondering if I need to pursue an MBA first. Non-target undergrad, but have SWE and product experience from current and previous roles. What’s the best path forward? Any advice would be hugely appreciated!
Expected signing/relocation bonus for experienced associate moving from Chicago to NY for a big 4?
Asking for a friend - are any firms open to sponsoring H1B for foreign lawyers looking to move into legal services/management consulting on the state-side?
I was so excited about the CSR priority pass.. have yet to use it, it's accepted in so few places 🙄
What metrics do you use to gauge your health? Don’t see a doc nearly enough and given the lifestyle curious to know what folks track
How hard is it to transition from a LS consulting role; mostly focused on commercial strategy, market access and CI projects towards a VC/P-E role in LS? What are the best steps to position yourself for future exit into these types on roles?
If anyone is looking to join a fast growing healthcare tech company please let me know! We’re on a big hiring push over the coming weeks, ranging from engineering roles, client services, account management, product management, and HR.
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