I am on track to FI/RE in 9 years at age 42. But I am burnt out. Considering stepping away for 6 months to a year to do something cool, but don't want to fuck up fi/re. Help me see the forest through the trees? I've been a delayed gratification kind of person my whole life. Sick of waiting.
Hi fishes, I am currently working with a Top medical device Org but currently there is no learning & no scope of growth here. On the other hand I received a big offer from a startup, which is doing good in India. So my question is, is it a good step to move from a Big US MNC to an Indian Startup ( doing pretty well). Will my profile be hampered when working with startup?
So I met a guy through FB and went on a date with him. The date went well and at the end he said lets meet up again - didn’t get to it since he fell sick for a few weeks. Been talking for about 2 months but his responses oscillate from daily to weekly to irregular. We’ll stop texting for a bit then he’ll message back and we start again. But he hasn’t responded for a few days after messaging first, thinking he’s keeping me on the hook, but I don’t want to assume things. Any comments/advice?
Went out this weekend for my cousin’s 21st bday. My cousin ended up getting super sick, throwing up at the bar, etc. my buddy and his gf came to the same bar (they were celebrating gf’s bday). Seeing my cousin in a bad state I decided to take her home. My buddy’s gf got super mad at me and my gf for wanting to care for my cousin. She then gave a half assed apology saying she was annoyed at the situation. I don’t really know how to bring this up to my friend. Any suggestions are appreciated!
Housing market is pretty good; I'd like to buy a place but wonder if it's ill advised since I haven't paid off all my student debt yet and there are rumblings about an impending recession
Hello fishes! Anyone has any referrals for a fresher's job? My brother is about to graduate but is having trouble getting placed. He has a pretty sick resume btw! Any and all help would be appreciated :)
Does anyone have any tips to get back into a healthy lifestyle after giving yourself a break for a few days. I had been doing really well for the last 2-3 months, was feeling great and lost about 20lbs. I went away for the weekend and didn’t go crazy but let myself have cocktails and dessert and now I’m having a hard time getting back into the habits I had developed. I feel sick but I keep making bad choices
Curious as to what the views on canibas (medical & recreational use) are in the finance industry. From what I've seen, it's a stigma compared to alcohol, but maybe it just appears that way?
For those with an HSA, what docs do you keep for your current medical expenses so that you can cash them out later? Is it the receipt? Is it the bill? What is the best way to store those to keep them organized so you have them in the future?
Has anyone taken disability leave, and then used it to look for jobs? How does this work legally?
Is anyone here a male obgyn or uses a male obgyn? If so, why?! I understand for most medical conditions the doctor may not have personal experience with it, but dealing with lady parts and birth is common and I feel more comfortable with a female doctor.
Can anybody suggest any books or resources to get smart on medical device marketing and/or medical device manufacturing?
Has anyone resigned while on a medical LOA?
I accepted a new job, they said PTO was “generous.” I find out it’s 19 days a year of PTO (which includes sick days). I have two young children and we like to vacation 1-2x a year (no more than a few days away each time). Am I crazy that this is pretty limited time off? 8 of the normal holidays off during the year (working the week between Christmas and NYE). Thoughts? I dont know if lack of PTO is a good reason to back out, is it?
Can you quit your job while on short term disability? Will you get penalized somehow? Going on maternity leave (which is just short term disability) and planning my options out.
Does anyone feel guilty taking sick leave?
Are annual physical exams necessary for young people? I am 27M, exercise nearly everyday, eat clean, don't smoke/drink, healthy weight, no medical conditions. My last doctor at the prior check-up was surprised that I was even doing an annual physical exam. Curious on others' experiences with this. TIA!
I have a legit medical exemption for the Vax. Does this mean I cannot go into the office and client cite? Will I be forced to work from zoom? Also will everyone think I’m antivax and judge me?
I was supposed to go out of town this weekend but I’ve been up most of the night because I’m sick 🙄🥺 Now I just feel sad and bored, so much for celebrating on being vaccinated 🥲
Which offer should I take both in same city EY: 190 Manager with the alright bonus OW: 175 Senior consultant, target bonus 25% but almost always much higher
Any ADs want a web mock-up/wireframe project for their book? Black Mirror spec campaign w/ 2 M.AD copywriters attached
I am a automation test analyst at TCS with 4 years of experience in automation and functional testing in various domain. I am going to have my interviews for Deloitte. Can anyone please give me ideas of questions and tell me the level of difficulty? What is the hike that I can ask for?
I’ll be having a convo next with where I tell my manager I got another offer, how do I ask for a counter offer without demanding one? All the things I’m looking for (WFH, title change) are things I’ve been asking for. For example,I’ve been doing the EP role for a year without the promotion.
I am planning to move from fintech to consulting after 2.5 years of work ex. Was curious how the pay and bonuses are like at top consulting firms like Deloitte/pwc/KPMG for software development roles
Going into last night I had a 10 point lead with DeAndre Hopkins to play and a flex (David Montgomery or Allen Robinson) and my boss had Taylor Lockett. Thought I had this on lock and then Lockett decides to go off for 50+ points. Now I'm down 20 points with an open flex spot for Montgomery or Robinson. Leaning towards Robinson since Montgomery hasn't had a good game since Week 2. Thoughts?
Hey fishes, I have cleared 2 rounds of interview at Deloitte USI and received a pre hire survey as well, post that it's almost more than 2 weeks and have not received any call from HR. Sent 2 follow up mails as well but no reply. How much time does Deloitte take to reply? Also am I still considered or should I consider that window is closed. Please do reply. Bit worried IT employee
I have my interview tomorrow with EY GDS I have prior experience of 1.5years. What are the bands of EY? How much hike shall I expect and negotiate?EY
Close friend of mine dropped out of being a groomsman 3 days before the wedding citing finances as an issue since he'd have to fly, get a hotel, etc. I know its one person. And i have other groomsmen. But this is someone I've considered to be among my closest friends and I feel hurt that he couldn't prioritize me (I'm skipping other major plans to go to his wedding in a month). I just feel hurt and alone. Doesn't help that I'm in a new city without close friends here yet... idk what to do...
I’ve been maxing out my traditional 401k, Roth IRA, and HSA for 3 years now. Should I be looking into Roth 401k contributions? I know strategies vary but want to make sure I’m doing something obviously foolish.
Its time to bring out the pataguccis for zoom calls https://www.instagram.com/p/CULW3NKJjGI/?utm_medium=copy_link
Anyone dealt with your sibling getting divorced and the SIL fallout? My brother is going though a divorce and it is ugly. She is saying he is “unfit” (he is not). He has a 32 yr old who I am very close to, and a 12 yr old who is my goddaughter. His ex was my bff and now she says he is an unfit father and trying to take away his parental rights. I am stunned. It has fractured us beyond what I thought possible. Do I stay neutral for the nieces? Do I shout at the top of my lungs he is a good guy?
Guys, having 5 years of experience and I have 2 offers from Wipro and infoays . I have heard that Infosys is better than wipro in terms of work life balance and work culture. I wants to join Infosys but the thing is wipro is paying more than Infosys. Please help me to decide. I am confused 🤔
If anyone can review my resume and provide some tips that will be truly great. Currently applying for financial analyst job, but no luck so far.
What would you consider to be fair / compelling comp if you’re leaving consulting 5 years post b-school? Obviously it depends on a million things (firm, industry, wlb, geography, etc.), but just interested to hear a range of responses from this group!
Any tips on how to start as a remote international lawyer? Corporate law and commercial, mostly contract drafting and reviewing
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