Hello Fishes, does anyone here have any insights about Xperi (Tivo). I am much concerned about job security.
Anyone with great GMAT improvement stories? If so, how did you do it (strategy, time etc)?
I'm terrible at saying no, so instead I just say yes or be ambiguous enough that people take it as a yes. And I think it's taking a toll on my work recently. What's your advice? I'm afraid saying no is going to make the other person “lose face”, thus hurting our relationship.
Tips for returning to work post-sickness? Whole family has been juggling RSV, flu, and Covid for awhile and I’m trying to get back to work and feel a lot of anxiety about it. I lateraled a few months ago, so I’m still on a high learning curve and don’t know the best way to approach getting back into a rhythm. I WFH, fwiw, but haven’t clocked in for almost a week due to all the illness, hospital and urgent care visits, etc.
If someone has 10+ million at Fidelity in an IRA with a semi-local advisor. What does that portfolio and relationship look like? Are fidelity advisors full service or brokers? Any planning going on?
Any tips on negotiating my raise? I have a check-in with a partner this week where we will discuss my raise. I just finished my first year at a consulting firm with ~4K employees. The average raise from first to second year seems to be 6.5% but I really want to gun for 10%. I have good reviews and the best chargeability metrics in my starting class. How do I frame my target raise without sounding arrogant about my charge stats or tone deaf about the current environment?
Can anyone please help me here.
I have made my tax payment in July 2022 but yesterday (15 Nov 2022) I receive an email that tax payment is due for assessment year 2022-23
I called to help desk and he advised to raise rectification request from Tax portal and update the challan number. I tried to raise request but need to upload some XML or json file there. I am not sure how to upload or modify that file.
Does anyone know what steps need to follow as I already made my tax payment.
Maybe this was already addressed but interested in hearing MBB thoughts about BCG CEO elect not coming from an “elite school” (UT). Not looking to stir conflict but genuinely interested if this opens the conversation more broadly that great talent is everywhere and not just at Ivys.
Civilized, non-aggressive thoughts?
I want to learn as much as possible about digital marketing as I can. Can I get pointed to your favorite resources to learn from? I’m open to free and paid options, I want to get the most up-to-date and future-proof knowledge I possibly can
I have a very dear friend who can’t seem to keep a relationship to save their lives. It’s a 1-2 year cycle (max 3), and the reasons to call it off are everything from boredom, to we don’t like to do the same things, to you name it. I’m beginning to wonder if it’s emotional attachment issues, or worse, and just curious to hear other people’s take. I care to see them happy and can’t figure it out. We are really close friends and not in our 30’s, so not young anymore.
Might have an interview with the legal team at a studio. Junior role, TV production, 0-3 years experience, I have about 1 year. What skills/qualities should I highlight? And what makes a good in-house lawyer?
Please comment your views.
I have 7.5 years experience in TCS as joined as fresher.
Feeling not have industry level experience in terms of wide angle of technology.
Now I have offer from small scale company and seems I can learn in and out.
Shall I join or search for MNC to settle.
Thanks in advance.
Hi, can anyone in Mck, BCG, Bain, or S& refer me to your aerospace/defense practices (<1YOE)? I have a B.S. in Aerospace Engineering and won a large international space design competition. Also, I would be super interested in talking to you and learning more about your background & what you do.
For those who use concur— How do you all get Starbucks rewards? Do you load with your personal card then expense out of pocket?
Can anyone refer me in Morgan Stanley?
Office 365 Architect/Solution Architect position in Canada. Over 10 years of experience, multi-million projects. How much should I ask for permanent role or contract?
Anyone here moved from EY to Accenture? Curious to know how was the shift, pros and cons for each company, any regrets? Waiting for an offer from Accenture but very conflicted on whether I should leave EY. Been there all my career and going to be a big jump.
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I'm seeing a psychiatrist & have one person who knows I'm going through depression & anxiety. But can't call them/reach out to them every time. I feel like I shouldn't because it's too late, too early, too often or too much...they are very busy. Considering how much I'm sick of myself, I'm sure they are too. But when I'm having very intense moments from suicide ideation& my coping mechanisms don't work sometimes I don't know what to do. How was your experience w suicide prevention kind of chat?
As a chronic people pleaser, I needed to hear this
Depressed need someone to talk too
Has anyone taken time off work because of their mental health? Did it help? Feel like I am at a breaking point but worried if I do it once I’ll end up doing it for the rest of my career
Hi guys, just want to drop some gems about choosing a therapist. I’ve had seven. Please make sure you focus on what it is you want to gain from therapy, how engaging you want your therapist to be, their experience in treating someone with your background. I personally like empathy and honesty. In the past I had a therapist who I felt was reading from CBT/DSM text book. I’ve also had one who laughed at me and one who was very cold. Continue ⬇️
Does anyone deal with anxiety about going to the dentist? I haven’t been in like 3 years but my anxiety about it is causing me to procrastinate on making a much needed appointment.
Recently diagnosed with High functioning ADHD and currently weighing my treatment options. More in comments...
You guys...i took all my pain opioids and I'm on my second bottle of wine...it just hurts...my breathing is so slow it just hurts. I want this to be it. When things go bad no one can help anyone
Does anyone have night anxiety that you won’t be able to keep getting hired places, and won’t meet retirement goals? Then have to eat dog food from a can until someone finds your homeless corpse? I am
Thinking of starting anxiety medication but I’m scared of the changes it would make to my body. What were your guys’ experiences?
Does anyone else in public accounting feel bogged down by the need to be constantly billable. I read posts in other bowls/Reddit about people in industry taking about having nothing to do or finishing their work in a couple days and it blows my mind. I’m always so stressed about my utilization, admin time, and going over budget.
After many years of struggling with depression but not realising, allowing it ruin my life, I finally got onto Prozac and my life has changed. But I keep needing to up the dose every few months, now on 60 mg. Looking for another medication that is similar in that it provides energy and aids weight loss and wondering if anyone has combined fluoxetine with Wellbutrin?
I have terrible executive function disorder and ADHD that is slowly crippling me. Been medicated, but need more than that. What resources would you recommend to find a good counselor/therapist in the DMV area?
Looking to find a therapist to help w my anxiety. Was wondering if there is a difference in what counselors/psychologists/nurses with prescriptive authority offer.
I RSVP'd for a wedding a couple weeks ago and it's in a little less than a month. Would rescinding my attendance confirmation overly inconvenience the bride and groom? Any chance the costs per guest are finalized at this stage? I'm feeling overwhelmed and I don't think I can make it.
I’m depressed. Nothing unique about my depression - I’m in big law, my career defines me, when I’m not working I can’t find the will to get off the couch, I’m sad or I’m numb…I know I’m the only one that can make a change to my life…I’m on antidepressants. Just extremely unmotivated and paralyzed. Self-help books are not for me, but I am curious - has anyone tried a guided depression/anxiety journal? Any recommendations if so? Or, if you have experienced the same, what steps did you take?
For anyone who was laid off, recently got laid off, or just feeling hollow and empty inside cause life seems to be in the shitters...things will get better. Reach out on here or DM me if you ever feel like the demons are too much to handle.
How do you determine whether your inability to get out of bed in the mornings is due to depression or mere avoidance of all the crushing work and stress that awaits you? Still WFH and now beginning to get worried at how late I’m getting out of bed these last few weeks and feeling completely unmotivated to do anything.
So, does anyone else go crazy when you don’t take your meds on time? Or do you go through withdrawal symptoms when you skip a day?
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What’s MA? Also, good for you, continue the good fight!
Good luck OP! Keep fighting the good fight!
Thank you fish fam
Good for you! Thanks for the update. Keep us posted.
Good luck OP. Can you share that post please? Looking to learn more from others experiences
Rooting for you OP, much love and props to you for being courageous and doing the right thing
Good luck OP. Hope everything works out for the best
Well done. Keep going.
Started yesterday. I don't know where it goes, but wife and I kissed and held each other for the first time in over a month. I love that woman. Nothing has been solved, but I know at the base level I care for her very much.
Also got diagnosed with major depression and prescribed meds for it.
I hope this gives encouragement to others who