The Maga-hat kid incident and the response by the media is nothing short of online lynching. This is a 16 year old kid smiling. That's it. We have people calling for his life to be ruined. Shameful.
How much should I pay for Childcare in NYC? Soon to be mom here- struggling to find affordable child care in downtown Manhattan.
We have a 1.5 y/o female corgi and will be getting her a baby brother (also a corgi) in 6 weeks. Any tips on raising a second dog or on introducing the new pup to the older pup would be greatly appreciated!
Hi Ladies! Does anyone have good recommendations for wireless headphones that aren’t Air Pods? Air Pods don’t fit or stay in my ears (I have small ears and often have to use child-sized). Thanks!
I’m having so much anxiety because my fiancé and I are disagreeing over when to have a child. He wants to try now, and I want to try 2-3 years down the road. When I proposed this, he says (cont)
What are you doing for your Mom on Mother’s Day? I know most of you will be panicking in a month so let’s get the ideas going now
Technically I’m still on maternity leave and breastfeeding...the past two weeks I have been receiving calls discussing my plan of return to work. I was invited to a 5 hour workshop...
If you recently gave birth, what gift would u want? I don't want to send anything for the baby as I'm assuming the child probably has everything it needs. I was thinking a case of wine as i feel if i had a baby i would eventually want to have a drink very soon but any ideas would help. Thanks so much!!
Has anyone had a baby as a senior (post-MBA level)? How was it being a mom with less tenure at the firm? Did you stay? How’d you make it work? I’m an older senior (34) and looking to try this year..
Mothers: At what level were you when you had your first kid? I'm curious since I've never met anyone below manager who has a baby or is pregnant.
A white/Hispanic teen has a crush on a biracial (Black/white) boy but her parents (especially the white mother) are racist. The advisor suggests keeping it platonic with the Black kid (and all Black kids) until she goes away to college for fear of what the mother might do (like call the police on him and get him killed). Do you think that was the right advice? It rubs me the wrong way... https://slate.com/human-interest/2021/01/racist-mom-dating-concerns-care-and-feeding.html
Did your company do anything nice for you when you had a baby and went on maternity leave? Or is the paid leave enough?
Curious if anyone has book, podcast, or app recommendations for clueless first time parents with a newborn? Teach me how to keep a baby alive, please.
Will you set up an acceptable criteria for your child in terms of salary? They have to make 200k by 25? Or is it too much?
Mothers, at what age and career level did you have your first child? Did it have any impact on your career? Honest thoughts are very much appreciated!
My sister and I came to stay with our mother during this epidemic. Before then, we haven't spoken to each other in over 6 years. Nice to see some good come out of this.
Other 🐟 with kids: Anyone else get kid shows theme songs stuck in your head? My toddler is currently booked on PJ Masks and Dinotrux and I've had the theme songs for both stuck in my head for almost a month now. Also doesn't help that he calls himself Cat Boy and his crib the Cat Car! 🤣
Former EY performance improvement senior 1s, what were you able to get for an exit salary. I know many leave right after the promotion to senior, so I want to know what salary has looked like
TFW you were on the bench one day after 3 months straight on the road and then being told there's an immediate need. 😩
Just bought 2000 United miles for $80 to book a flight with miles. Now want to cancel the flight but they said the miles are not refundable. Is this true? 😢
How much money do you having in your savings vs investing in a brokerage account/IRA/real estate, etc? I feel like I have way more in my savings and should invest more (probably not right now), but I feel like I’m just sitting on wasted opportunity to invest. How much do people keep in savings compared to their salary? Also adding living situations would be appreciated (single, married, kids)
What does everyone think of transparency of salary in the workplace? Do you think that knowing exactly how much everyone makes will overall negatively or positively benefit employees and the company?
Is pwc taking H1B transfers for associate level? I know they don’t want candidates that needs work authorization, but not sure if H1B transfer would be a different story than entering a candidate in a lottery (like apply for H1B from the very beginning).
I feel like I'm the only one on my project working, but nobody seems to notice the lack of deliverables from the other teammate.
Anyone got any experience of sapient? Looking for insights on salary, WLB, quality of projects/clients
1st time on the bench in 3 years. Check out demand portal: "wtf is this shit?" No wonder everyone is unstaffed and getting the boot.
During this time, is it appropriate to have more than 10 students in a classroom? Am I over reacting because admin tells me everyone has 20 or more in a room. That this is normal.
I recently found out that my male counterpart was being paid about 12% more than me. I have a CPA, he does not; however, his utilization was substantially better than mine. Any thoughts?
Kudos to the OP who shared her life story (about being pregnant and deciding to keep the baby despite the initial backlash from the father) and continuing to update us. Initially I didn’t get the dilemma, now I do. It makes me feel I’m a part of your life in some small way. Maybe it’s sad, but I really needed that during these difficult times. The support in this group is phenomenal.
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