Key West vs Miami for a baby moon in December / January? Any Marriott recommendations for a low key getaway in either location?
......this WFH/no travel lifestyle is going to last much longer than a few months isn’t it.....
We want what we can’t have. Right now we can’t travel for work. When we can have that again (don’t ask me when, because no one really knows), we’ll miss being able to work from home.
In Lady Gaga's voice 🎶There ain't no reason you and me should be alone Tonight yeah baby, tonight yeah baby But I got a reason that you-hoo should take me home tonight I need a man that makes it ri
There was a website someone mentioned on here, similar to Scott Flight Deals. Was a great website letting you pick dates and duration and it would recommend trips. Can't find it in my bookmarks. Help?
When you wake up in a dark hotel room, curtains closed and freak out for a sec "Where the fck am I!?!.. Oh, right.."
KPMG firm-wide update re PTO: we aren’t AT THIS TIME considering the unlimited PTO policy EY just rolled out, we think our current policy is the right policy for our people even though it has a balance sheet impact.
Thoughts on Google RTO office date? Will it be pushed back more than Jan 10 with the holiday season and all? Don’t want to relocate if we will be postponing RTO
What is the federal parental leave policy? I’m new to government and having a baby soon. I know we’re given 12 weeks and have to sign an agreement to work 12 weeks after we return but are there other stipulations to a claw back period or how long we had to be at the agency first?
How long do you think it’d take to “explore” Chicago? Have opportunity to work remote from US and would love to travel from city to city maybe every year or every 6 months and wondering if a year is enough time to get a good experience out of Chicago
What are my fb peeps doing / going during this holiday season. I want to head somewhere last week of December. Need suggestions.
Anyone out there looking for a senior marketing guy with a speciality in hospitality, travel and tourism?
What is your firm’s paternity leave policy?
I’m in second trimester. I just came from my grandfather’s funeral, outside. My aunt was around her 2 siblings last week that had Covid and she hasn’t been vaxed. She hugged me and mom (4 weeks from her last chemo session) and only told us about her siblings after. I’m so mad. I guess I’m just venting but the potential complications for the baby, me, and my mom make me worry. Any comforting words?
Getting the vaccine tomorrow morning, just hit 17 weeks. SUPER nervous thanks to my conspiracy theorist dad but excited to protect myself and my baby girl!
Has anyone sponsored a child through Compassion International (or other charity)? What was your experience? I’ve always wanted to sponsor a child but want to make sure that donation is being used for right place/making direct impact to child’s life
Any Microsoft security consultants here? Looking for TC breakdown, interview process expectations, WLB etc. Currently at 5 YOE.
Someone want to explain how everyone in consulting can be this duped... we accept promotions for more responsibilities without knowledge of compensation... that literally doesn’t happen anywhere else. How dumb are we? Ps. I don’t count myself, I’ve never taken a promotion without jumping firms :) though plan on doing it next year - as SM
Was told I’d only have one round (4 interviews), each split 50/50 on case/behavioral. This is for an Associate position and will be interviewing with AP/P/SP level. Is this typical? Since I see most people have multiple rounds.
Damn really can’t afford to slack off today. But having a hard time focusing. Any suggestions ?
I’m sick of living in NYC but can’t go anywhere.
TFW your client decides to join you on site tours... checking out of hotel to join client tonight... Goodbye suite upgrade at the W.... hello Fairfield Inn...
We risk exposure and bringing it home to our families every time we walk into work, yet are limited to time off work without penalty. What's your sick leave policy?
Had no idea how good my previous firm’s insurance was until I signed up for Deloitte’s.....
Ladies - I posted awhile ago about a new role I thought I was going to get. Well, it’s been a long time coming but I finally accepted a director role and will be giving...
SciTechDaily: Study of 6.2 Million Patients Reveals No Serious Health Effects Linked to mRNA COVID-19 Vaccines. https://scitechdaily.com/study-of-6-2-million-patients-reveals-no-serious-health-effects-linked-to-mrna-covid-19-vaccines/ Link to peer reviewed JAMA article can be found at the bottom.
I’m a partner at a small firm looking to lateral. Many firms that were beyond my reach a year ago are now eager to pick me up. Firms that I should be selling myself to are instead selling their firm to me. (And I am a very confident person; no imposter syndrome here.) Is there some larger diversity push going on? Is it hard for bigger firms to retain female partners? Curious what the market is.
Currently pursuing a MBA, and am deciding which focus areas to take. I am trying to pivot from UX design to product in tech. Ideal sector: FinTech Current sector: Mobile Gaming Related sectors: Entertainment, Edutainment, e-Commerce, Social Aiming at head of product or head of design as long term goal. If only 2 focuses, would you pick Business Analytics, Digital Marketing, Entrepreneurship and Strategic Innovation, or Global Challenges in Business? Advice appreciated!
Any tips on how one could transition from a role in paid search to a more brand side product marketing manager role? Have about 4yrs of paid search experience and a year of technical sales. Really unhappy in the paid media space.
A&M folks, how good (or not) are your health / dental/ vision benefits ? How much are out-of-pocket expenses for families? Also how is the 401(k) match?
Anyone else feeling like every single day of work in consulting with the current home office set up is a real pain & struggling to motivate to even care about the job? Any advice to regain motivation? Balancing long hours and constant time pressure without sitting together with the team and the client seems so much harder
Has anyone injured themselves on a business trip? Did you ask your firm to assist with medical expenses?
Okay, so what do I really need for a classroom. Almost graduate on a budget, here! What are some really amazing supplies or must-haves you have in your classroom?
I just got an Oreo with one cookie half facing outside in....how many points should I ask for?
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