Have anyone taken flight lessons before?
Today marks 6 months since my dad died from Covid. Thinking about all of you who lost loved ones during this difficult time
How are people dealing with burnout? I really loved my job (M&A, NYC). Now between the pandemic, zero respect for nights/weekends, constant 200+ hour months, oh and being a new mom - I just don’t see how I can live like this. The hard parts of BigLaw have gotten harder and all my ways of recharging are gone (travel, commiserating over beers, etc.) I’m dying and no end in sight.
How is everyone with COVID-19 symptoms feeling today? I’m in week 3 and still fatigued and coughing, smell is back!
In case you’ve put off getting a vaccine because you’re too busy to leave the house, any New York City resident 12 and older can now request a Covid vaccine at home. https://forms.cityofnewyork.us/f/home
Anyone know if it’s possible to reschedule your second vaccine appointment at the United Center? Do I have to cancel the auto appointment that was booked for me first? TYIA!!
I was hoping the vaccine would help us get back to more normal, open, and less restricted activities. In some ways it has but since there are so many unvaccinated, is there any other way we’ll be able to move forward from this pandemic? P.S. I’m not trying to start a big argument, I’m genuinely just looking for the light at the end of this tunnel.
Going to my first in-person local networking event since covid after work today. I’m worried I forgot how to be a human in public over the past 18 months. Used to be relatively good at working a room (for someone who codes) but it was a skill I worked at for years before the pandemic hit. Do y’all have any advice?
Thinking of dropping my United Club card. Use it primarily for lounge access, but I also have a Corp Amex Platinum card which gets me into Centurion and partner lounges. Contd...
I would love to get this bowl/forum up and moving again! How is everyone in the ServiceNow space doing these days with covid ?
Looking to return to Big 4 as a consultant now that I have some experience; however, I’m not sure if the reason I’m not getting any interviews is because of covid or what’s on my resume/lack thereof. Has anyone gotten hired at Big 4 during this time and have any help or insight for me? Thanks!
Has anyone gotten approved for Delta’s Reclaim My Status program? What documentation did you provide?
Anyone have experience with CSR trip insurance? Need to move up flight back home given the impending hurricane. We’re here now. What’s the process? Airline or chase (booked with CSR points air+htl)?
People always say sue the company or owner. Is it that easy to sue someone? Especially around employment when people are getting laid off due to Covid. I think Deloitte or any big consulting firm it’s not easy to sue them, they are well protected
Thankfully my agency has been pretty understanding about Covid. But I Find it pretty inconsiderate that some agencies my friends work at are making their employees go back to an environment where most people aren’t wearing masks because it isn’t required. Anyone else experiencing this?
For those furloughed or not working overtime in this period: is COVID-19 helping you create a side hustle or alternate stream of income?
This article is a good read in terms of how to handle the COVID-19 crisis: https://blog.shrm.org/blog/promoting-workplace-mental-health-in-the-age-of-covid-19
🐟s: I'm trying to decide which credit card to axe if I get approved for the CSR. Are there any real benefits of the American Airlines Advantage Citi Platinum Card? At $95/year,time to get rid of it?
Folks that have recovered from covid which symptoms took the longest to wear off? I just had cough and mild fever.. I’m into week 4 but cough just doesn’t seem to go away, any advice/tips?
Any firms actively hiring candidates for public sector cloud? I have years of consulting experience serving civilian federal agencies (public trust), AWS-SAA and CSM certified. Looking for opportunities in PS cloud as a cloud consultant/solutions architect. Would love an internal referral and/or a chance to learn more about the opportunities. Can provide resume upon request. Anyone who has anything, please DM me! Thanks 🙏🏼
Hey y'all! I just accepted an offer with Microsoft in the FRP. Does anyone have any recommendations for progressing within the company and making the most of the opportunity? I've heard a lot of stories of how crazy the salary can get so I'm definitely interested in hearing about various experiences! Potentially pivoting into consulting/product management. I'm honestly very open to multiple pathways and at this moment aiming for promotion and exposure asap!
Interviewing for a consultant position in the DC area what salary range should I be asking for ?
I have an interview with Deloitte coming up in the next couple of weeks... any insight, suggestions, case interview tips, or general comments to share? Thanks!
How many percent raise and bonus should a senior going from S1 to S2 expect in raises and bonus?
Annoying how the hospitality industry cut corners for COVID precautions but now are still keeping those corners cut just due to it saving money. Think it'll ever return back to normal completely?
anyone have any advice for networking into a specific team for my internship next summer? i already have the offer now i want to make sure i get my desired team
How does one handle a situation where you are thrown into a meeting without having any background and asked to lead. For ex: director calls in sick etc... that’s been my worst nightmare
I don’t have a tribe, but I’d like to have one. This lifestyle, pre-Covid anyway did a number on my social life. Maybe I watch too much tv but how are people finding their girlfriends? 😭 for reference I’m 26!
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!
Considering moving to Shopify for a BD manager type of role in the US. Love the company, role is interesting and the team seems great (met them already). However, I have read comp can be low at Shop compared to other big tech in the US (even though there could be a lot of upside with the RSUs). Anyone know comp levels at Shopify? And overall career progression path (fast or slow)? Thanks!
Moving to london soon - curious how much you spend on bills? Internet, water, gas & electricity, council tax, insurance?
Anyone work for Jabian? Thoughts on the company as a whole? Also what is the salary range for an experienced consultant?
I was on a call today, with some clients, with regards to some evidence I need, as part of my testing. The client lead I report to, is OOO for a few days, so she was not on the call. And I was the only one from PwC. I’m having meetings with these particular clients only in the context of my current control. One of them had been rude to me on a previous call and was quite passive aggressive on emails to me. But I ignored those instances and kept communications with him to a minimum. Contd..
So my client is “business casual” but everyone typically wears suits without the tie. How do you guys structure different outfits? I feel like I’m running out of clothes already and need to buy more
Has anyone used credit card refinancing or cc loan consolidation? I have some credit card balance that I need to pay off so exploring what the best options are
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