{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "I was so hoping the week leading up to my maternity leave would be filled with tying up loose ends, administrative stuff, etc. Instead, it has morphed into a complete dumpster fire due to COVID.", "post_id": "5e99d13f1edbed0022451339", "reply_count": 2, "vote_count": 1, "bowl_id": "58f81646ae9f610010f869be", "bowl_name": "Consulting Moms", "feed_type": "bowl" }
null

I was so hoping the week leading up to my maternity leave would be filled with tying up loose ends, administrative stuff, etc. Instead, it has morphed into a complete dumpster fire due to COVID.

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

So happy to have a job, but I have never felt more stressed.

like

I was hoping the same during the time without COVID19, similar result- my baby came early.

Related Posts

If you can make 38% more as an independent contractor for a year would you take it? You’d have to pay employment tax, fund own benefits and retirement accounts wouldn’t be matched. Why or why not?

like

Yo can we agree to cease and desist with the LaCroix farce. The shit tastes like someone poured carbonated water into a juicebox some kid finished 99% of. Stop playing like it's actually good

like

I'm an in-house counsel at a national company. Our GC is leaving. I’m the only other in-house attorney, and I’ve only been here for 4 months. I like the job. Previously, I was a 6th-year associate.
The CEO asked me to stay and implied a larger role, but doesn't have a clear picture of what that looks like. Asked for my help in redefining. Even unsure as to timing or whether we'll hire another GC. Questions for Fishbowl: (1) benefits or pitfalls? (2) questions or requests you'd have for CEO?

like

Hey guys, I recently had to move to India to take care of family due to COVID and cannot return as my visa was denied. So I have decided to move to Canada since I’m a permanent resident. Does anyone have any opportunities in Toronto? I’m a Sr Consultant (data analytics specialization) with 3 years of experience and 2 years of prior experience in financial analysis.

Any help is valuable!

How to tell my parent that I’m gay?

What are Accenture's retirement benefits?

like

Has anyone out there changed jobs while pregnant? If so, please share any advice or recommendations. I am relatively new to D, and I hate it so much, I don’t think I can stick it out even for the mat leave. I’ve never been this miserable at a job, so I’m actively applying despite being in my 2nd trimester. I’m not sure how / when to tell recruiters that I’m pregnant. Also considering going back to a firm with better WLB that I turned down to see if they might still have me…

like

Abolish social security, medicare and medicaid. Instead bring on universal healthcare. More effective way of utilizing our tax dollars.

likefunny

Slowly getting over the feeling that I couldn't even blink without my COVID patients dying.

like

Planning to go to India with my 1 year old. Lufthansa seems the cheapest option. Would you suggest Lufthansa given the Covid scenario in Europe? Other option is Qatar which is 1k more (2 adults , 1 infant)

like

Deloitte peeps. Do you guys do actuals or per diem?

like

Hey Fishes- traveling to San Diego and LA for baby moon during 4th July week. 👶 Best hotels/ areas to stay in both locations ? Looking for relaxing / beach vibe. Thanks much.

like

Was wfh there in HCL and cognizant before covid as well??

like

Baby due in June 2019. Would nt hv completed 1 year in Deloitte Con by then. Any issues in availing the 16 week paternity leave
I have posted this question to HR too, but posting here for guidance to

like

Does BCG provide infertility benefits (e.g., IVF support and fees)? If so are these available on day 1 of employment? Lastly, how long do you have to be with the firm before you are eligible for paternity / maternity leave?

like

Are APA leaves still valid if diagnosed with covid? I heard that it was possible to use them only till April 2nd

like

So I read somewhere that the government sets a limit on 401k contributions to prevent some people from having an unfair advantage but I don't see how saving in this account would make things unfair as there are many ways how you can invest your money elsewhere. Can someone please explain this to me?

like

Anyone get ridiculous nightmares regularly? Never had em as a kid (at least this frequently) but now I have em at least 3 or 4 times a night. I wake up in sweats and feeling so anxious!

like

Hi folks … Looking for product owner roles in product based companies/ Healthcare IT domains . Current profile Product owner with 11 yrs work ex . Experienced working at GE, Cerner and looking for a change . CSPO certified

like

Huron fish: what salary range can I expect for the healthcare consulting associate role? I have 2 years exp from Big 4. Glassdoor’s range is pretty wide so trying to narrow it down. Thanks!

like

Additional Posts

Making 63k now as staff 2, would you take a pay cut down to 40k to do what you love? Ps: I don't auditing! 💣

like

"Do what you want. You don't have to listen to me. But you are paying us to tell you how to run your business. And I know I'm right, and you're wrong."

like

Have an interview for Groupon Strategy and Operations manager role. Anyone with experience?

like

Need to lose weight fast. Motivation is lacking. I realize I need to eat way better. Pro tips? Side note - I'm a vegetarian so all meat diet is out. I can low carb but find myself struggling post 5pm

like

Can this be true? Below post has been going viral in WhatsApp.

Post Photo

How much do you remember from your childhood? I feel like the only real vivid memories I have start in high school, and all “memories” before are what I was told or saw photos/videos. Is that normal?

like

Low key this air fryer is one of my best low budget buys for 2018 (Nattork white air fryer)

like

London Fishes: What's going on at Ogilvy?

like

I had an internship over the summer and have been trying to keep in touch with my mentor/supervisor cause I would want to work there again. They told me to keep in touch after several times... (cont)

Any thoughts on exiting B4 strategy to T2 (eg LEK, ATK)? Which one is better for industry exits or more respected for transition to MBB?

Anyone have a good experience or score a solid gig from onward search?

How do you think about “yoe”? Do you count grad school if you went? Do you count years worked in totally different spaces (Eg if you worked as a teacher). Just years in consulting? See yoe used often

like

We’re a smart group. What are your 11:45 12/31 price predictions in your top 5? Mine are: BTC - 25k, ETH 2.5k, LTC 550, XTZ $15, LINK $30

like

Hi 🐠, looking for a stationary bike to help rehab a knee injury. Any recommendations? Not sure about upright vs spin style bikes (though I probably don’t want the kind that blow tons of air / act as a fan). I’ve heard peloton is very popular but not sure I can justify the purchase price + subscription. TIA for any recs you have!

like

How to turn oppa into Kim Jong-un :)

Post Photo
likefunnyhelpful

Program manager salary at Slalom?

likefunny

Interviewing at a SWF. I passed the first round interview with a paper LBO. Just had a 3 hour modeling test that I didn’t finish— no excel template provided and was more complicated than a traditional LBO. Any chance they take into consideration my consulting background— or is there no chance of moving on without finishing the model?

like

What do I do if a business model change has made my role unnecessary?

like

I applied to a position about a month ago & the recruiter says that they’re going to a diff direction at that time and will reach out to me once another same position opens up again. However, I saw the same job posting just now. Does that mean I’m out of the recruiter’s vicinity? Should I even bother reaching out?

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal