Maybe this is my quarter life crisis + covid boredom, but does anybody feel like past 25 you don’t have truly new experiences, and it’s all just a permutation of old experiences
Are countries in the Middle East still requiring proof of Covid vaccines in order to get residency? What’s the current process and do you need to be double jabbed?
Anyone switch jobs in NYC during covid? I'm considering finding a new job but worried that I might miss out on growth/networking opportunities at the new company if I switch now vs a year later.
Is going to Milestones worth it? I’ve been for other promotions and wondering how this is different. Not sure I want to mingle with such a huge group of travelers in a COVID world, and have to figure out childcare if I bring my spouse. What did others with kids do?
Confession: got “fat” during COVID and getting back to me now. Appreciate what it means now. 🤷♂️
I have an H1b which I received in 2019 and was valid till august2021, due to covid I wasn't able to travel and then I switched to another firm last year in November. If I get visa transfer, will it provide me a validity back as I haven't used any on site time on that visa.
My parents have been helping out a bit with child care for the past few months during the pandemic so that my husband and I can work. I’d like to get them something as a “thank you” but am coming up short on ideas. Our first idea was a night away (pay for hotel, dinner, etc.) but they aren’t traveling due to COVID. Has anyone done something similar or have any ideas? Thanks in advance!
16 weeks and so worried all of the stress I’m under is going to hurt the baby. Between work, my own scary (non-pregnancy) health stuff, the pandemic, my mom (who is a widow and lives alone, basically isolated by choice due to covid) is having health issues, and pressures to keep billable hours up, I’ve been having complete breakdowns. Today I spent almost the entire day crying and now have to make up the billable time this weekend. I really worry abt what effect this will have on the babe.
I have been in IA consulting for 4 years but I feel very lost in my career because it’s just not the kind of work I enjoy at all. Do I go for IA in industry? And entirely new field? My morale since covid has been so low and it’s difficult to think these things through sometimes.
Hi Everyone, going to Philadelphia this weekend. Any friendly COVID friendly restaurants with outdoor patios, breweries, distilleries, and or things to do? Thank you for your insight!!
Not looking forward to travel post covid world.
I do like the money I make now but would be ok with compromising a bit there to get a cushy WLB and to get out of that race.
Thoughts on what kind of companies/roles should I be exploring? What is an appropriate role at FAANGs for someone coming in from partner level?
I work with a classroom of Middle School ED students. One student, who I worked with the year before, has changed alot over the year. Last year (pre COVID), she had a good head on her shoulders and I thought I had good rapor with her. But over that period of isolation, she tried to commit suicide.
All year, she was much more withdrawn and ALWAYS on her phone! At the end of the I was 'beat up by her - she really knocked my glasses off.
How should I approach her in the upcoming year?
I'd like some opinions on this job offer I got.
I currently work at Deloitte ( Risk Consultant) and my gross annual salary is 21k. We didn't receive the expected 10% increase in the salary because of the covid situation.
I just got a offer from a small bank for a risk analyst position and with a 28k salary.
( The tax in my country is 30%)
Do you think it's worth me staying at Deloitte since it's a Big4 or jump into the client, which is a rather unknown bank?
I’m 1 year post-MBA and was just let go despite top performance results—firm is not acknowledging COVID layoffs, though. Given 5+ YOE w/background in tech sales could BizOps be a fit? TIA!
Never been closer to getting the vaccine than I am today. I am almost certain at this point the long term effects of covid are probably equal/worse than the actual vaccine. I just now have to get myself over the finish line to actually get it I guess.
DeSantis didn't bother keeping track of COVID deaths. I am not confident in his administration accurately assessing hurricane damage and fatalities.
Does anyone feel like they’re living in a totally different reality than some of their friends/acquaintances when it comes to COVID? I’ve been invited to two different bachelorette parties in Sept that involve travel and staying in a house with 10 ish girls (some of whom I’ve never met) for a weekend
Do you think car/truck prices will ever be back to normal? Are there any incentives for dealers to actually get more cars in stock vs keep adding 2000k+ ADM on the ones they sell now? It’s like the whole new/used car market turned into the Rolex AD/grey market economics
I just want to know the dress code for female in tech and IT roles roles in morgan stanley, is it formal or casual
Genuinely curious why CBS and Kellogg are the least prestigious among the M7s... I didn’t apply to majority of the M7s because of cultural fit and pivot goals, but I now wonder if I made a mistake in choosing one of the seemingly least prestigious ones... Went to a top 10 UG; even for UG, I only applied to 2 Ivies that I saw myself at. Am I missing something here?
What should be the expected salary for a TAC Engineer at Cisco Bangalore for 5.3 years of experience in Routing & Switching Domain. ?
I’m looking to startup a business. Does anyone know of any grants that are good? Thank you in advance!!!
How do people get on to the Salesforce partner advisory board? I see posts on LinkedIn where founders of startup companies are joining this board. Trying to determine if this is worth pursuing. TIA!
Final round interview with Oliver Wyman on Tuesday, does anyone have any insights on the difference between the first round vs the second round? Is it more difficult or practically the same but different cases + cv interview?
Any advice appreciated!
We all will get to know on Monday but a select group of Ps were informed of the following today - No internal conferences. Not even virtual. No internal travel. No MBOs. Everyone needs to focus on selling and delivery. Fun times ahead 😀
Recommendations for Valentine's Day restaurants? Looking for something with romantic ambiance and quality food ($$$-$$$$)
Speaking to a PE recruiter tomorrow. Updated my resume, tweaked it to highlight my M&A experience. Any other tips, things to consider or questions I should think about from anyone who’s done the same?
The 9th circle of hell
What does Shadow Hardlock mean?
Boyfriend and I both work for Deloitte. Everything was cool until I refuted him during a proposal meeting and he said "Yeah, but babe--" 🤦🏻♀️
Hi Folks, I am having 10 yrs of experience in IT out of which 8.5 yrs as ORACLE DBA. what should be ideal salary considering current market situation. Kindly let me know.Tata Consultancy
Analyst with ~2 YOE here. Can anyone share some resume examples for how to format and show project work? Or other helpful resources? Trying to refresh my resume in case things go south at my firm. TIA!
I have offer from both nagaroo and Publicis sapeint. Project is not decided in PS but Nagarro hire me for the ZS Client itself.
I am looking for job security, wlb and good project to work on.
Fishes, can you please suggest which should I join?
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Appropriate to wear a brown leather jacket (say with sweater dress) as business casual to client site? Or only ok for Friday casual at home office?
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Any suggestions for good wireless headphones ? Would love if they look good too! :) Usage: At work
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Suggestions for 1) face cream for forehead wrinkles that won’t clog pores (very acne prone) and 2) BB cream that’s light to medium coverage (& won’t cause breakouts)?
Guys, help me pick one!!
Not sure if its just me, but I prefer to shop in stores where I don't get constant attention from staff. I feel like that makes me feel awkward not buying anything versus in stores where they don't pay attention to me
Looking for tights recommendations in two categories:
1. Sheer look winter/fleece tights that fit above a size 6 (most of the IG brands run super small) and come in sheer navy.
2. Yoga legging/wide waistband tights/stockings.
Ladies - how much do you guys spend on luxury bags? I want to get a $2400 bag (color flexible) but am debating whether it’s too much at my level. Currently make $95k, don’t have other luxury bags.
How do we feel about this floral pattern for holiday? Don’t want to buy something new for holiday party and I think this dress I have works, but checking the hive mind.
Has anyone else struggled with over sexualizing how you think you look wearing normal office clothes because of bad experience you've had in the past?
When I was barely 20 at my first office job someone said my pants were too tight (I was a little heavy set at that age and have a naturally curvier hips and butt) and to this day I struggle with the idea that I'm just being stared at like a piece of meat by everyone if I wear something even remotely form fitting.