When do you start to consider that you’ve been ghosted after a “let’s find another time to meet” message from a CD?
How many stays for lifetime Hilton?
Why would a business choose to hire an agency instead of going the much cheaper route and hiring a freelancer?
How we show up by mia birdsong. Im 100 pages in and I feel like my world view has changed. Trying to build up my own community is now my #1 thing
Hi folks in Mumbai. I'm joining next month, and wondering if PwC offers any cab or bus services for employees? MUMBAI location.
I’m in-house at a small company (60 people), started right out of law school about 5 years ago. We had a legal team of 5 then. Everyone has left and we just hired a new GC. I went from $70k to $100k a little over a year ago. I am expecting an offer from a firm doing business law work but think this might be an opportunity to go to my current employer and ask for a significant raise, with new offer in hand. Any thoughts or advice going into this?
How is interview process at Mercedes benz. I am java Fsd developer with 3.5 years of experience. I have interview for same domain. What can I expect in interview.
I'm not very good at story telling or describing facts but im good at analysis of facts. Why is that? What brain am I lacking exactly
Is it possible to get a transfer from KPMG Global Services Mumbai to Bangalore?
Also heard that KGS employees will not get hired by other big four ( please tell me that I am wrong) :(
Looking for info regarding Impel Neuropharmaceuticals: culture, work like balance, benefits … I’d love input from anyone who works/worked there.
Hello Everyone, I got an offer from Mindtree 24lac fixed(Azure Data Engineer)...is it okay to join Mindtree kolkata...how is the project availability and job security? also as LTI Mindtree has been merged will I get an offer from LTIMindtree?Mindtree @LTIMindtree
Need a 4bhk flat for rent nearby kharadi, keshav nagar. Let me know if there are any leads.
How much time it takes to get promoted from B3 to C1.
how much average hike % does Wipro gives for average rating and does it vary as per package given to employee. BAND B3 CTC 12LPA (1.2L Variable) YOE 7. Can I expect good hike as my CTC is low ?
Closing interview today with the director of the team I’m hoping to join at a consulting firm. Any tips to help make sure I secure this offer? Any advice appreciated :)
Which title sounds more senior: Associate Director or Principal Director? It’s a pure ego question to be answered with your guts.
For getting into UI UX, does Google UX course suffice or should I do a long time course like DesignBoat's course? The designboat course is expensive at this point for me since I need to save up for a medical surgery for my parents and looking for a career switch from being a Art Director to a UX person.
Just took time off because I had covid and my grandma passed away. Now my dad is in the ICU and looking rough. I want to crumble in a ball.
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ADHDers who applied or are applying for joint MBA/MPP or MBA/MPA at Harvard, Stanford, Columbia etc? Please comment! Advice appreciated.
Hey all. I've always struggled w/ articulating/prioritizing my thoughts. Things make sense in my head, but as I speak I think, wow I'm gonna sound dumb, how can I change it! And now I'm stuck in the
Did I act irrationally here? I had an initial consultation with a therapist the other day to get a referral to a psychiatrist for BD + ADHD. I've called them to get the appointment set up but no response. So today, I found a new provider and was able to get an appointment booked directly with a psychiatrist next Wednesday.... Do I just tell the other provider I'm no longer interested?
Actions are probably bc of ADHD....🙃
Day 5 of Wellbutrin for ADHD. Already seem to wake up easier and been able to focus a bit more. Really hope to keep seeing improvement and this isn’t a placebo affect so far!
Does anyone here take concerta and struggle with the “concerta crash” as the medicine wears off? I’ve been on it since 7th grade and feel like the coming down effects have been a lot more draining recently. It makes my evenings pretty unenjoyable. On 54mg currently (have been at this dosage for probably 8 years) wondering if I should ask about lower dosage or explore a different medicine. Any advice is much appreciated!
Does anyone ever struggle with when you take a little too much of your adderall (or similar med) & it finally does kick in all at once, your brain starts to overanalyze everything & you get so detailed that it becomes counterproductive? I’m either avoidant & unfocused or hyperfocused & too detailed, it’s equally as unproductive.
(I'm not sure if I have ADHD but it's the closest any thing has described my life so posting here, thank you for the safe space.)
I have a PE case interview coming up and I'm so anxious I feel like backing out. Afraid I'll make a fool out of myself, don't even care about the offer at this point.
Need some advice & practical encouragement.
I'd love to create a sticky post here where we can share what technology tools we use to do our job better as Adhd consultants.
I've posted a tool - please consider using a similar format so it's consistent and easy to follow.
Any alternatives to addreell
Does mind lab pro work? (Heard about it)
What about any good strains of cannabis?
Hey fish. I’m starting to think I might have ADHD but I don’t know where to start to validate this. I’ve noticed a few red flags but they’ve only become obvious since the start of the pandemic and primarily virtual work. Wanted to list some things out to see what you think…
Anyone had sexual performance issues on generic adderal (dextroamphetamine) that made a switch to something else and didn’t have those issues? I only take my meds 2-3 times a week to avoid the lethargy, but by that second or third time in a week I have issues.
So weird I don’t remember joining this bowl (or why) but my new therapist recommended an ADHD assessment. I’ve been researching symptoms and can relate to a LOT of them (as a child and adult). I’m conflicted because I can stay organized when I track my daily routine (been using my daily planner consistently for 2 months yay) and I’m able to focus using Pomodoro technique. How do you differentiate b/w “normal” forgetfulness, time management issues, etc vs ADHD?
Comments on this are discouraging and why I don’t talk freely about being neurodiverse.
My Vyvanse meds make me pretty dehydrated. No matter how much water I drink, my mouth is still dry plus it makes me end up needing to use the bathroom often. Any tips for dealing with both of these issues?
Just took my first dose of Vyvanse today. 50mg. Made me irritable and anxious but hyperfocused and quiet. Is this common with ADHD meds? Does this go away? I am miserable. Don’t like this. Unhappy.
I keep failing interviews because I’m not structured /crisp / polished enough (despite the creativity, insights and “intrinsics” being there) - has anyone else struggled with this? How did you overcome it? Has anyone used any communication coaches?
Newly diagnosed & medicated and new to consulting.
I’m great with clients but getting bad evaluations because I’m slow to produce work and don’t take time to communicate status.
I’m trying really hard but I keep getting stuck in perfection loops and scared to share things before they’re perfect.
Did you struggle with this & find a way to improve? I’m terrified I’m going to get counseled out, but I love this job so much.
Thinking about making a complaint to the ADA. I told someone I report to directly about my dyslexia and adhd during our one on one touch base and literally no accommodation or solutions, just this person still pushing things to me that will take me longer because I’m fucking dyslexic and assigning a short timeline just to complain about the quality
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Yes me - actually experiencing decline in motivation after taking the meds for a while. On a med holiday right now and regularly try to avoid them on weekends and lighter weekdays in order to decrease dependency
You should also check your dosage. Too high can lead to a stoned feeling.
My main problem is initiation (and then also sustained focus on really boring things). My dose is pretty low, just enough to get me over the initiation hump. So I don't feel as much impact on my hyper-focus.
The googles 😄. I was in the support groups offered by Don Baker in Seattle (he's wonderful!). I think he also offers them online, but I only took the in-person ones.
Also - I think this ADHD symptom is “hyper focus” and hypothesize since adderall tries to even our focus this fun symptom goes away 😔. On the bright side, I have a much more regular sleep schedule with my meds.
What kind of meds?
The buzzing high is meant to be incredibly temporary. I remember this feeling from six years ago, when I first got on stims.
I believe people chasing this high is why some abuse the meds.
Now, to answer your question, this high is NOT supposed to last. The medication still works!
If you feel otherwise, It's possible you might have built up tolerance and need a slightly higher dose (or a break), but it's unlikely you'll feel that buzz ever again..
I took a drug holiday for months and after restarting, it never felt like the very first time. Which is fine.
Check with your doc
Not about the high.... about the motivation and unbelievable focus when I would have spurts of focus. Unfortunately although medication has improved my life and functioning significantly I really miss that buzzing high of passion from when I was unmedicated.