Baby moves around a lot in her sleep… if crib bumpers are not safe, how do you prevent them from hitting the rails?
Any do not buy lists? As a father to be, I need input on what baby items that are totally not necessary and I should avoid buying
Best “new parent present” from work? I’m trying to up our game from just expensive flowers that die in a week.
Just got laid off. Just found out I’m pregnant. Someone say it’s going to be okay, because that seems impossible right now.
What are reasonable expectations for nanny juggling baby and toddler? Not sure if nanny is underperforming / burned out or my expectations are too high (contd)
What kid of job role is Sales and ops manager? Is it something that I as a Senior Salesforce Administrator should look forward?
The JD has all responsibility matching an Admin job but the title ka confusing
I’m having guilt about leaving my current firm and need some reassurance. I have been practicing for 8 years at the same firm. Like many mid-size firms we have lost several key attorneys since 2020. They have either left and joined other firms or hung out their own shingle. The problem is that their departure has left the rest of us with an onslaught of work. I am on track for 2200 this year. I billed about 1700 in 2021 despite having taken 12 weeks of maternity leave. It’s brutal. When I have
So the situation is crucial for me. Please give it a read and help me out 🙏🙏 Nagarro is giving WFH and MMT is not giving me WFH(HR lady said they will not listen, the recruiter said my feedback was amazing). I am trying my best to have atleast one year of WFH from MMT. (Because my mother had a pacemaker surgery and have to stay with her for few months) But the HR lady of MMT is really not ready to give. Wht can I do now? Should I declined the offer of MMT?
Or I keep trying?
My SO’s dad is diagnosed with cancer and we want to support financially.we moved recently and with state tax, 6 MO everything seems expensive . How do you save on baby related expenses?any advise ?
Career advice needed :)
36, 7 yoe in consulting, 140k, bonus 10k, Manager (not tech), Australia, with a 2 year old kid
I've been thinking of moving but unsure if that is the right decision. One of most important "perks" aside from $$ is the sick leaves (accumulated over 30 days - rarely took any sick days prior to having a child) which I can use when my child is sick (which is like once every 2-3 weeks). Have you been in this situation before and what did you do? Am I underpaid?
How do I deal with a parent who has become bitter and shrewd as they age? It’s exhausting and disheartening to be around because they used to be positive and happy. I’d like to help them be positive again but also want to give them space to feel how they feel. I just want them old version of my parent back 😞
Hi all! Those of you who did Bradley method or other non-medicated births- do you have resources that’d be helpful? This is my second kid. I’d like to check out the Bradley method (or hypnobirthing, whatever!) but no way I’m doing a 12 week course & would prefer to just read PDFs/summaries/guides. Wasn’t able to find any easily through googling.
We just bought our first house that needs a lot of fixes, have no childcare for our 2 year old, I’m already re-reading babywise and a toddler tantrum..
My parent’s took covesheild vaccine in India . Can they take booster shot here . Any recommendation helpful
Haven't lost the baby weight 50lbs.
Any tips on how?
Where am I supposed to find the time and energy to work 50+ hours a week, grocery shop, cook separately for toddler, cook for me, cook separately for vegetarian hubby, laundry, dishes, clean high chair, clean house, manage crazy 1 yr toddler, night time feedings, exercise... This is nuts.
I don't even have space in my fridge for all this, nor space in my brain to manage it all.
I’m going back to work soon, after being on maternity leave for a year. I don’t know what to expect and could really use some advice!
Happy Friday Eve, you beautiful people! ❤️ this picture of my adorable baby to bless me with the DM feature. 🙏
6 months pregnant here, unhappy with my job. Would it be stupid to interview now? Should I wait until after maternity leave?
I want to start my 2nd at daycare at 6-8 weeks. I don’t want to feed and the care of a newborn having done that once. I am a much more better mother to a toddler. Is something wrong with me?
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I am 28 years old and married my long term boy friend last year after being in a relationship for 6 years.He has been struggling with his career and depression for the past 2 years.Earlier he used to choose alcohol as his easy way out whenever he felt stressed or overwhelmed.But he is trying to be sober for the past few months. I married him knowing the issues he is going through and genuinely wanted to be for him to help him get back to his original self.but am feeling exhausted now these days
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So I just saw I have RFE that was mailed today and a few ppl after me got me too I just added #s to my receipt number to see other ppl and bunch of them got it. Argh and so it begins.
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Saw this really cute guy on hinge and found out I actually have a mutual friend with him after some light Facebook stalking. Should I ask this friend to set us up? Or just assume he isn’t interested because he hasn’t liked me back on Hinge yet (I sent a like his way about a day ago)
Apt renters- does anyone feel like they can’t really be creative decorating? I feel so constrained to not do much to my apt because it’s not actually mine.. how do you get over this?
Advice needed (internal role) regarding negotiating compensations. Will post details in comment. Thanks so much!
Damn. I thought winter shut down was going to give me the much needed break after a divorce and stressful year. But I just ended up arguing with my mom, with a friend and got preyed on by a dude who used to crush on me in school. When does the actual relaxation part come in?
How do I deal with dating an insecure guy? He’s incredibly successful but often openly doubts himself. Struggling to understand why he’s so insecure and trying to know how I can best help him.
Has anyone ever had a client block you from project team b/c you’re not a personality fit after presenting proposal? Does this happen to men? Should firm have stood up for me? Client leads are 2 women
For anyone who learned a second language in adulthood, how did you do it? Any recommendations for apps, programs, or classes would be much appreciated! I tried Duolingo but didn’t love it.
My MIL (with whom I had a strained relationship) passed away in January, and there was a funeral in February. Due to COVID, they limited the number of in person attendees to 40 and had a zoom link. The family now wants to plan two more events for her across the country over the next 5 months. Are other people doing this? She was neither royalty or a president but a local school teacher so this feels both excessive and unhealthy to perpetuate this for 5 months.
I don’t really like working from home, but I will say: it’s a godsend on the first day of your period!! Heating pads, comfy clothes, and working from bed for the win 🥰
I’m the only woman on my team, and everyone is headed to the PMD’s beach house in a few weeks. I feel weird about wearing a bikini, but also odd in something I wouldn’t normally wear. Advice please!
I've been really into my older, very married with children co-worker for going on three years at this point. And it's really messing with my chances to find a partner. Because none of them is HIM.
No, he doesn't know (or, at the very least: I haven't said a word). Yes, it might be mutual going by how he interacts with me.
No, it really isn't an option.
I'm late 30s. I'll really need to find someone else FAST if I want a family (I do!).
How do I move on? Help!
Introduced my brother to his soon 2b wife. She didn’t ask me 2b in her wedding. Bridal shower is coming up, Mom asked me 2 attend because “it’s the right thing 2 do...” WWYD? Go/no go?
Help: I feel like my boyfriend parties too much and something always bad happens when he goes out I.e some girl all up on him. I’ve mentioned I don’t love his party every weekend lifestyle. We’re mid
Is it inappropriate to wear an all white top to a (wedding) rehearsal dinner? What about white jeans but colored top?
Is it embarrassing to join Match or eHarmony at 22? I am extremely shy around men and have felt like most dating apps I’ve tried don’t end up being very “wholesome” if you will lol. I’m actually looking to date someone but I just don’t know if people in their 20s actually use sites like this. Any advice about dating when shy appreciated too!
Is RBF even a real thing? You don’t see men not smiling or men that look intimidating getting called out on it. Kind of getting tired of always having to put a slight smile on my face on zoom calls 🥲
“Lots of people love flowers.
Some cut them,
Some plant them.”
Any other women feel as though they were hired for their skills/accomplishments, but then shoved in a box unable to push themselves further? I feel cut instead of planted.
The most perfect girl I went to school with and played tennis with is engaged. I’ve had a successful life post-college and I’m really grateful for what I have. I’m embarrassed to even say I unfollowed her on social media because it made me really sad seeing how happy she is with her family and partner. I know comparison doesn’t make sense and it takes away from what I have for myself but it’s hard not to
Anyone else having a hard time during Christmas because parents/ family live a completely different (low income) life compared to yourself? How do you deal with this? I don’t want to sound harsh and I don’t like this feeling at all, but it just feels very weird sometimes…
Thinking of paying $10K+ for a designer item. Just curious — for those that do buy these items, what’s your income/how much do you have in savings or assets? For those that don’t buy these things, how much would you want saved up so that you would?
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