Really struggling to get enough protein when striving for a relatively high-protein diet. Everyone relies so heavily on protein shakes and bars but when I consume too much at once I feel bloated and nauseous. Like I can’t get through half a protein shake before feeling ill, or half a protein bar. Has anyone else struggled in the same way? Are there certain products you found that were better than others in terms of digestibility… or do I just need to eat a bunch of chicken every day? 😂
Our district does not give sick days if a teacher has Covid so if a teacher tests positive, that teacher must use his or her own sick days. If a teacher gets Covid or tests positive, 10+ sick days are gone because of district policy. Some teachers have lost 20-30 days because they tested positive 2-3 times even though they have no symptoms. Because of this, some teachers have stated they will not test and will just come to school unless their symptoms are too severe.
I would like to hear opinions on why schools would require masks at school but go any indoor school sporting event and it’s packed with kids and spectators with no masks. Even school dances hardly require them. Then schools wonder why so many are out sick. I cannot find the rational. I am for masks ( sped teacher whose kids cannot wear them correctly).
Anyone else sick of the Indian media coverage on SSR? They are acting as if there are no other big issues. Why can’t they just let police do their thing and focus on issues that matter like GDP dip?
Any suggestions on medical plan and benefit enrollment if planning to undergo voluntary egg freezing in 2021??
Parents visiting from India. Better to buy medical insurance from here or from India? Also any suggestions?
Freelance creatives, how do you get medical/dental/vision coverage (assuming you don't rely on a partner for coverage)? Or do you pay for everything out of pocket? Clearly I am new to this. Help!
. My wife is going to india to take care of sick parents. Are there any single parents here ? Looking for some encouragement and tips on how to handle work and a 2 year old and cooking and clean the house all alone?
I’ve got a manager who runs a tight ship: 12 hour days (not busy szn) regularly, no sick days, no company-sponsored events, etc. Mgr makes it miserable. How would you deal with this?
do your bosses often call/text you late into the evenings (as late as 2am) with requests? finding it a little odd and sick of the explanation, "that's advertising for you."
I finally got round to taking that second dose of the Pfizer Vaccine and God .......what an interesting experience...the chills the next day had me thinking I was actually sick. How rough was the second dose for you? ( First dose early December 2021 and Second 20 January 2022) PS: To those asking why I took long to take the vaccine...I relocated to another country in the middle of the pandemic and could not get the vaccine for free until I become a resident.
So I live in a state that offers paid family medical leave and my company makes me manage applications with the state. I am supposed to get part of my paycheck from the state and part of it from short term disability (managed by Sedgwick who are THE WORST.) I received no guidance from HR on the type of leave I needed to apply for with the state so followed the instructions I was given by the state. Apparently I was supposed to file for a different type of leave and now no one is paying me…
All I can think of right now is the old REM song lyrics "It's the end of the world as we know it." I definitely DON'T feel fine. I'm not sick, but I'm sick about the US shutting down everything.
What are ideas or tactics that you’re sick of seeing at every creative review? I’ll start: ASMR.
Advice for student loans? I now have more than I started. Picked up side gigs and cut back spending. I feel like I'll be paying it back my entire life. it makes me sick thinking of what I owe.
Hey guys! Went to college with full intention of getting into medical school. Graduated right before the pandemic which gave time to think long and hard about going to med school. Decided I was doing it for all the wrong reasons, and am trying to pivot into consulting. I’ve reached out to hundreds on LinkedIn, which lead to a few referrals, but have heard nothing back from any firms. Anyone willing to help me out with some advice and guidance?
I'm sick of the auditing lifestyle, but not ready to leave my firm yet. Has anyone here switched from audit to recruiting or know of others who have?
Has anyone ever gone on short term disability leave for their firm and then quit after? I’m highly depressed and I’m considering it to job hunt.
I’m getting a little sick of all the docu style branded content that is out there lately. I’m sure it’s budget driven. Let’s get back to creative writing of scripts, casting, set design. Fun
Accepted a director role at a f100 industry role. Have worked for this client for a year and hence the opportunity. First time shifting from my current company after 12 years and having second thoughts on whether I should join industry or not. Have another FAANG opportunity which is stuck at team match process for months and not sure if it would ever capitalise. Need insights from fellow fishes
What is average compensation for finance manager (FP&A/strategic finance) with 5-6 YOE. Mid COL city: Miami
Next week FAANG earnings begin with NFLX and following 2 weeks all the big boys go. Are earnings going to be catalyst for next leg up or next leg down? I don’t think better than expected works anymore like it did in the summer. ￼ One thing to note though all the major tech companies but Apple are trading below where they did at Q3 earnings.
Just sent i485 for GC last week, any idea how long are the processing times with covid? I've been exahusted for some time now, and days are getting longer and harder but this has given me so hope.
For the past month our house has been in a constant state of quarantine (kids under five) and now stomach flu has hit. My hours suck and I’m exhausted. I truly enjoy my job but life keeps getting in the way! I’ll be lucky if I hit 120 hours this month…can I take a vacation?
What has been your most valuable curriculum/resources when teaching in a Special Education classroom?
Does EY pay out vacation hours when you leave?
Can someone share the interview process at KPMG? I am scheduled to speak with the hiring team tomorrow after my screening call with HR. This is for an associate role in advisory.
Just finished a 2 hour Webex session with the clients on a Saturday night helping them finish their freaking work🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄 I'm a dead 🐟 now
Does the new child tax credit that will be passed by congress apply to 2021 or 2020? I.e, should I wait to file my taxes this year, or will it not actually apply until next year?
Gift idea for my mom who has been helping so much with baby? She’s not into designer items. Was thinking furniture or a new car when prices calm down but those can’t be surprises. She’s very covid conscious, or would love to take her on a nice spa day or vacation. No price limit.
Reason 101 why mental health matters. Yes, this group is a subset within another subset, but it’s really sad that this many people could believe such nonsense. https://www.cnn.com/videos/business/2021/11/03/qanon-jfk-jr-dallas-trump-osullivan-newday-ldn-vpx.cnn
26 and my 401K balance looks like my annual income 🙏🏻 feeling thankful and motivated to continue to play in this consulting game 🤓
My client's team starts work very early each morning (6 to 630 am), but i much prefer a later start (ie. 9 am). They also gave me a laptop to access Teams on their network, so will definitely notice if my schedule isn't aligned. I'm trying to make the adjustment to earlier start but know its gonna be tough...any tips or ideas to help manage? Thinking its best to adjust to their schedule for now at least and *maybe* discuss adjusting in the future at some point. Thoughts?
Visa inputs - I am going to IN to get visa stamping (and yes other reasons amidst covid travel). Have my drop box scheduled (extension within same company). Have folks experienced any delays with stamping, what’s the turnaround if you are called for interview? Any insights on prep will help. TIA
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