Anyone ever negotiated parental leave before? I have an offer on the table. Gave me what I asked for $ wise and PTO. But mat leave is not great. Not trying to have a baby now, but in the next 5 yrs.
Curious, what is each firms maternity leave policy? EY does 4 mos paid now which is huge! Is that becoming the norm?
Are there any good agencies with OK work-life balance? I recently had a child and don’t want to go back to nights and weekends.
I have accepted a job at Deloitte with a start date of 4/20. Would you push it off until after coronavirus settles down to have a stronger first couple weeks? I am still employed
Looking to start making some passive income. I am 30 with my first child on the way. I have $50k in savings. I was thinking of starting with a Roth IRA (I already have a 401k at my employer).Any tips?
This CoronaVirus and Flu are bringing my Indian roots back to life. Too scared to shake hands with colleagues or just about anyone, so ...
Pumping mamas, why is it the number of pumps/day decreases as baby gets older? Do they need less milk or are sessions supposed to be longer mins or more efficient somehow,l? LO’s 8 months and confused about how to keep it manageable while working.
PARENT: It’s okay if you are not good in science or math. Those subjects are hard. HOWEVER, you better get high marks in English and History.
Where does a phobia in STEM come from? Why is okay not to be good in STEM, but one must excel in English and history?
I forgot to call my mom to tell her happy Mother’s Day. Not sure how to make it up to her aside from give her a call first thing tomorrow and take her to dinner this week. Any other suggestions from moms out there?
When you guys start the baby on solids, do you choose a time that’s easier for you as a family or just stick to a schedule for the baby? Baby is almost 7 months and has been on one solid meal in the afternoons the last month. I’m planning on introducing a “dinner” meal when he hits the 7 months, but all schedules say 5.45 pm which is too early for us for dinner. He sleeps at around 7.45 so wondering what the time would look like?
Its been 10 months since I got married, my wife is pregnant and now at her house, we are not able to communicate, we don't have a topic to talk. Need suggestion.
Ladies, in need of some insight from you supermoms. Prepping for our first - I am not US citizen so we are weighing up staying (NYC) or returning to home country. My home country has govt supported mat leave on top of employer sponsored- so it’s normal to take off at least a year between the 2 parents. Looks like here I’d be entitled to 14 weeks and my partner about 6... is it normal to send your baby to care at about 5 months? What did you do?
My wife is pregnant in her last few months and I feel is facing harassment at work.
One of the managers/directors is constantly talking her about her pregnancy and trying to convince her that she cannot work for 40 hours. If she works and overdelivers on her client project, he constantly forces her to write emails, she is not feeling comfortable sending. He micromanages and keeps challenging her on time she is charging. I think he has utilization pressure for his team and trying to ... (1/n)
Anyone done Certified Technical Architect program here ? What was your experience? How difficult it is to do with a full time consulting job for a single full time parent?
What kind of benefits can one expect in mid-law? I.e., Maternity leave, insurance, vacation, etc … and bonuses
Anybody let their kid watch Blippi? Creepy AF, especially given what his previous character got up to 💩
When onboarding to a new project, will we need to go to client site to pick up a GFE? Thinking of switching projects to a new agency, but don’t want to risk COVID exposure if avoidable.
Can individual order business credit card? Looking to order chase ink business, but the terms say that they verify business ..any insights?
Why do organizations use AWS more than GCP? Is it that AWS is flexible and better to adapt? More robust feature set and offerings? Easier for beginners? Would love your take
What kind of compensation/titles have former financial consultants/restructuring/TAS folks got when they go to industry?
How much should it cost to get some basic analytics pulled from popular social network APIs displayed and exportable?
Please does anyone know the longer term career prospects of knowledge analysts? Is consulting usually an option for them?
A recruiter has made a text post about my dream unicorn role on their LinkedIn, with no signs of this job posted anywhere else. What else can I do to apply, in addition to just in-mailing then?
After the interview for two weeks, received an invitation from a Kellogg student to chat with current student of similar experiences or career goals. How do interpret this?
Crypto bank run appears to be in full swing
For new joiners If project is not assigned for more than a month means whether manager and HR will approve for early releiving and reduce notice period?
I got an offer for AWS Architect in Accenture . My yoe is 12.5, Role offered : Level 7 Manager With 32 fixed 10 variable and 6.4 jb. My current CTC is 29lpa . How is wlb in Accenture ? What about work culture? How is Accenture at level 7? How is the job security? I will be joining in cloud first. How is the variable payout? I will join at Kolkata, is there any chance that they may transfer at other locations in future?
Is Atos, Bangalore a good company to join? How is the company policies , projects & work life balance?
Also, I'm unable to figure out if it's just "Atos" or syntel atos. In all the emails it was mentioned only "Atos" also email I'd of recruiter ends with @atos.net. Can someone please suggest. Thanks.
Onkar here.I have recently been laid off from FIS Global and I am actively looking for opportunities for java backend developer role.Preferences are payments,financial,banking domain.
Please let me know if there are any availability in your organization.
My Techstack:-Spring Boot,Spring Webflux,Reactive Kafka,Ansible, Kubernetes (OCP),Jenkins, Cassandra,Docker.
Curious the pay difference between SAP and partner consulting firms. What can a S4 HANA cloud or OnPrem consultant expect to get paid at a place like EY or another big 4 firm with 3-5 years of experience in PMO/Functional Consulting roles with an MBA?
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Hi all!! I saw this position posted for Deloitte. "Senior Onboarding Specialist - Core Talent Services" I want to apply, but before I do, are there any Deloitte referral programs or any advice to help me stand out?
I know titles are an issue in all industries... but can anyone help me understand the difference between the functions of HR Administrator, HR Coordinator, and HR Assistant?
What is the best way to ask in an interview what work life balance is like without directly asking?
Has anyone purchased of the HRCIs untimed or timed exams for the PHR or SPHR? Did you find the practice exam helpful and the questions similar to what you saw on the test?
I had a company offer me a position under the original range and after I’ve turned down the role multiple times they have come back with an offer with a better title and $30k more. This huge shift put a bad taste in my mouth, but wasn’t sure if I was begin too critical because I wouldn’t operate that way as a recruiter.
Offer accepted! Before I start, I will virtually meet my direct reports I didn't meet during interviews. My new managers will also be there. I've managed people before, ~2 years ago, so I'll be rusty, but I love helping others achieve their goals. Previous roles were promotions & I hired my repots. What would be good topics/questions for this initial meeting with everyone? There's no agenda set, but I'd like to be intentional. I'm sure my mgrs will lead, but I want to be thoughtful. Thanks.
I am looking to make a career change to HR. I currently make 75K as a sales and development coach. I had a recent offer for a state government position in a talent acquisition role but I’d be taking a $25K pay cut. I am extremely over qualified for the position but it could possibly be a stepping stone and gives me the time to acquire SHRM certifications and possibly start taking classes to get my MBA. My question is those currently in an HR role, would this move make sense to you?
What is the SHRM and is it even worth it to get?
Hello, what benefits do you think are most beneficial to employees excluding pay, health and education.
how are you all feeling about an org that is saying absolutely nothing about everything going on in the world. nothing about mental health awareness month, nothing about rowe v wade, nothing about inflation, etc but we are in the HR/Recruiting consulting realm and our clients are even asking us for guidance on these conversations . (yes, myself and others have also asked) I have been looking and interviewing elsewhere but looking on how you are all navigating having healthy conversations!
So I’ve always had a rough time trying to find what role titles I would be a good fit to apply to given that my career growth has been so peculiar (HR assistant at hotel, Operations Manager at hotel, seller support at Amazon, customer experience coordinator at an IT company, talent acquisition specialist at a health org)
In those roles I normally took more in my plate than the typical role requires (hr functions, data analysis, etc)
With 6-7 years if exp what role should I look?
Story Time: We had a team member quit this morning without notice. When the management team asked why he was being so unprofessional and not giving two weeks' notice. The team member’s response was, “would you give me two weeks' notice before firing me”? No one knew how to respond to this.
Hi all :) is anyone an ER specialist that can support with an interview prep pls? I'm in HR looking to move to an ER role&leave my toxic environment. I haven't had much support from my manager and haven't been given enough opportunity to handle complex ER cases. This interview requires me sharing complex ER cases examples. Any help is appreciated. Thank you
Hi! I just wanted to express my gratitude for this community. I have learned a lot from all the posts and helpful responses. :)
If anyone would like to learn about the Employee Mobility space, please reach out. I would be happy to share my experiences.
I am currently a Human Resources specialist with strong background in benefits and leave administration. My goal is to to gain as much HCM case management experience and secure a role in employee relations preferably in the California Market. I am considering a PHRca certification to help leverage my experience and expertise. Any suggestions on insight on strategy and if the certification is worth it would be helpful.
Anyone familiar with Local 670 Union collective bargaining agreement??Colliers International
A firm is preparing an offer for me so want to be prepared with numbers. What’s the average total comp for HRBPs in financial services at the VP level?
What KPIs do you give upper management to set hiring expectations for senior tech talent? What tools do you use to calculate/track applicants vs recruiters screens and submissions vs HM interviews which lead to offers?
Hi all, as a Talent Acquisition Partner that is looking to start expending my Professional￼ education, would you recommend pursuing SHRM-CP certification?
Need insight please. I am currently a Recruiter and have extensive experience in that but also a few in HR general. Trying to think of my career path. What are the pros and cons of specializing in recruitment versus going into HR? Advancement opportunities, compensation, etc
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