For those with kids, how would you feel if someone without kids told you “I chose not to have kids, because of where I want to spend my time. And, my priorities outside of work should carry as much weight as yours (meaning kids)”?
How many calls have you had on Teams/Zoom/Skype/Webex etc? I'm wondering how many hours of my life were spent on "can everyone please go on mute" and "let's take it offline" 😬
My kid won't stop grabbing at my tits and singing "boobie boobie boobie boobie boobie." I think my husband is to blame.
Reminder for any members of AIR or production company EPs/HOPs/Bidders, if you wanna join the Green the Bid presentation on zoom tomorrow morning please hit me up privately!
Daycare moms that nurse, what is your at routine? I want to get up before baby gets up but boobs are super full so taking a shower means so much leaking (sorry TMI!). Also do you feed solids before you leave or just pack it for daycare to feed?
Should I just directly Slack someone in Sloan adcomms asking them whether they’ll send admitted and/or enrolled student a gift? I was really looking forward to that book man.
I hate you Slack
Anyone interested in a virtual networking event via zoom? Could help expand our network during this disruptive time - thoughts?
So I had a Zoom presentation to a partner and a manager. The whole time the partner had a smirk on his face. Even the manager noticed. He didn’t understand why he was smirking and I said maybe
Deciding on a stroller as a FTM. Read a lot of the comments in this thread. I’ll be having a winter baby in a very snowy place and won’t be doing walking outside until baby is maybe 5 months. I’m not sure I’d need a bassinet. What stroller would you recommend? If Uppababy, is it still worth it even though the Bassinet isn’t really going to be used?
Do people in analytics groups (Quantum Black, Gamma, Lighthouse, etc) get access and exposure to the parent firm's training for general mgmt consultants?
Anyone ever done a Skype meeting on a plane?
I made a Slack for junior creatives and ad students to to collab in during the PANDEMIC let’s make some cool shit! https://join.slack.com/t/quarantinecollab/shared_invite/zt-cqxmdiyr-iMkZ7AX~qy~8AgWTLfwRbw
I hope this helps a baby fish.
For anyone that’s looking for a quick daily morning news newsletter: morningbrew.com/?kid=66b0e0
An executive director was projecting his computer today and got into some technical issues. Hence, everybody in the meeting got to see what he was watching last night - "how I met your mother" 😬😬😬
McKinsey Employees: is this article accurate? https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2021/09/my-bosses-at-mckinsey-made-us-get-on-2-a-m-zoom-calls/. McKinsey & Company
I’m excited to share that I received the equivalent of a standing ovation (via Zoom) during this mornings all staff (at RP3 advertising agency) Monday meeting for my Black History Month presentation - “Invisible Shoulders: Celebrating the Contributions and Accomplishments of Blacks in Advertising.” 😬✊🏼
Everyone and their mama has been raving about air fryers. They said it's a healthier alternative to deep frying. Any recommendations? I want one for my holiday meals. I am currently looking at this one on Macys. https://www.macys.com/shop/product/crux-6.3-quart-digital-touchscreen-electric-air-fryer-created-for-macys?ID=11304871&pla_country=US&CAGPSPN=pla&cm_mmc=Google_SH_PLA_Cookware-_-GS_Cookware_PLA_Crux-_-293719126716-_-pg1050674350_m_kclickid__kenshoo_clickid__KID_EMPTY_1546922786_61770717587_293719126716_aud-37409341359
Any 🐟🐠 from Anthem Inc sales/ marketing/ product strategy group ? Have few questions around group culture, wlb . TIA!
I love the travel aspect of consulting, what are other jobs out there that would allow me to travel every week and stay in nice hotels
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
Just lost my job. My wife is on OPT. Does anyone know how I can witch to her visa category? Any help is much appreciated!!!
Working in Chinese company, with office based in China but working remotely outside of China. Fine and legal to work there without a work visa if im not living in China right?
30-40% small businesses already shut down. 15 dollar minimum wage, 33% increase in corporate taxes, increased payroll taxes from new health plan. Yeah... good luck economy. https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/opinion/joe-bidens-15-minimum-wage-hike-would-kill-2-million-jobs-new-study-shows
Top consulting firms hiring right now?
Exec platinum: chances of being upgraded on flight from DFW to London on a Friday afternoon
I am due to take 2 weeks parental leave sometime in the next month and have an offer lined up. Is it better to tell the new place I would prefer to push my start date to take my leave and join two weeks after (accounting for 2 weeks of notice when I get back)? Would that be burning a bridge with current firm (taking leave and giving notice as soon as I am back)? I want to avoid losing 2 weeks of salary during that time if I can.
Are there any disability insurance companies who would take a bipolar client? Please help!
Mamas, have you asked for a roll off or less responsibilities on your current project due to pregnancy symptoms like morning sickness? My client is so critical and demanding it’s caused me to have stress hives and panic attacks. I don’t think I can do my role well pregnant and don’t want the stress to cause the baby harm.
Might be a dumb question - but does your status carry over when you book a flight through chase rewards?
Can someone explain to me the role the state plays in marriage and the distinction between the religious sacrament and the state sanctioned title? It’s seems ludicrous that you cannot marry who you love and that the state can force a church to break its code, so they have to be separate I am assuming..
I’ve been laid off and, as I embark on my job search, I’d like to keep my marketing skills sharp. Any recommendations on must read books, or resources?
If anyone has an extra GPU that they’d like to donate, I’m flying United’s longest flight (UA1) this week and would really appreciate it!
Recruiters, do you ever delete emails from prospective candidates (who are cold emailing) without even opening them? If so, any tips for avoiding being thrown in the metaphorical and literal trash bin?
How much time does it normally take between getting an interview request and the interview itself?
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