Anyone here have past sabbatical stories? Or simply experience quitting your job to travel / volunteer? Brainstorming for post covid... 😄
Ladies do you ever take a sick day when your cramps are unbearable ? If so, how do you go about it?
People who think Trump is faking COVID after months of flaunting safety guidance are as dumb as QAnon conspiracists change my mind.
What's a good consumer-engaging campaign or stunt to explore right now? In light of the quarantine because of the Coronavirus?
Really low (day 1 of my periods) andI’ve been stressing today on things that are outside my control. Have my birthday coming up, and i’ll be 35 soon. No bf, no man, no marriage in sight. The clock is ticking, more so as i have large uterine fibroids, so not just my parents, even my gynec wants me to hurry up. Have been alone cooped up at home for more than a year now with no end in sight thanks to COVID. Dating is bust too. So all in all really lonely. Any words of encouragement?
Hello - is anyone that is selling consumer goods dealing with high shipping costs? I mean it’s ridiculous! I understand rates are up due to Q4 and COVID, but are there any tips out there..? I’m Currently using Shipstation with a fair mix of USPS and UPS. Thanks
Hi I just moved here and I work downtown and I’m already sick of the lunch options. Can anyone recommend some hidden gems?
I am trying to help healthcare workers/families (by donation money, food for their kids etc.) while they are doing their duty. Please share if you are aware of any reliable resources.
How is the TC progression in Simon-Kucher & Partners vs ClearView Healthcare Partners after SC?
Let's know what companies are doing to Thier employees at this COVID-19 time . Take this survey and in 3 days I'll visualize it and share it publically http://bit.ly/COVID19_WFH Interesting information I've collected alread
My husband of five years is an alcoholic. We have tried therapy and rehab but he refuses to admit he even has a problem. I just found alcohol stashed away in the apartment again. It's taken an immense toll on my health and mental wellbeing as well as managing work with all this going on is a nightmare. Has anyone been through similar?! Is there hope? I've known him 10 years and it's an awful long commitment to just throw away. Any flexibility with your workplace you can recommend, or an alternative work schedule?! Want to move away for a few months to clear my head. Any kind of advice is appreciated.
I dont necessarily fit in this bucket and wished I had known the information you all have at your fingertips. I believe my picture would be totally different. I'm 60+ and will retire in the next yr. I think it is great that you all are doing well even for the perceived late starters. I started seriously saving in my early 50s. Over that time I have 2 mortgages no other debt and a nice nest egg. Curious though, how are you all going to cover medical in early retirement?
Has anyone taken Wellbutrin and experienced side effects? I’m 3 weeks into trying it out, and it’s worked better and faster than my prior antidepressants. But this week I’ve started experiencing pretty nasty dizziness/vertigo, which came on suddenly Monday morning. I don’t know if it’s just the latest physical symptom of burnout (which has been making me sick a lot lately) or if I’m experiencing some kind of side effect from the new meds.
What are innovative techniques for creating customer story video content in a post-Covid environment? Can’t do shoots and trying to avoid Zoom calls.
Anyone else work at a company that has a great pay and benefits, but ultimately dissatisfied because of the line of business? I've come to realize that working at a company, say DoorDash, doesn't really interest me since the product itself doesn't seem to be that interesting to work on. What are some companies in tech that are tackling interesting problems like in health care or climate?
Some of my friends who are parents said they're not worried about covid because it's very low risk for children. They know I'm a teacher and that I'm in a high-risk category. Makes me feel like they don't care about me.
Hi Fishes, How long it takes to get promoted to 7B from 7A. It can depend upon the performance, but usually what's the average time? And how much hike can you expect at promotion?
Round of layoffs happening at 360i today. Don’t worry guys, take it as a blessing in disguise - you all deserve better than that place. ❤️
Hey googlers, quick question on offer expectations, I just completed the process for a GCP TAM role and out of the 4 interviews 3 went excellent but the one case study was okay, I wasn’t able to answer a couple of questions out of 6 properly. So 3 questions for you all: 1. Do we need to get a Hire/Leaning Hire for all interviews to make it to HC? 2. Does the Hiring Manager have a higher weightage on offer approval? 3. Can having one bad interview affect leveling directly? Google
Hi! A teammate and I are researching a potential FinTech concept and would love any and all feedback/data points to guide our research. If you have the time, please take this survey to help us out. We'll also award Amazon gift cards to a few participants! ousurvey.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9oZTyHc6gCULy50
Wilson Elser in Los Angeles: comp/hours?
After a year in public accounting, I’m thinking this ain’t it for me. When we were in the office and on site at clients it was amazing, but I have been doing all my audit work from home since March and feel like I haven’t learned anything, and every day is miserable. I have one CPA exam section left and I honestly just want to collect my $5k bonus and bail. Do you think they would try to recollect that money if I were to do that? Things could change, but I’m looking at this possibility.
I just got back from maternity leave last week and have a meeting with hr/partner tomorrow. Am I being let go?
If you’re planning to leave one big 4 for another and also switch from one service line to another, is it worth asking your current company to make the internal transfer happen instead? It’s something I just recently started looking into and I didn’t mention a word of it on my annual review just recently. It would 100% come out of left field and I almost feel like they would at a minimum want me to do another busy season in audit before making it happen. Almost feel like a clean break is easier.
If you are an associate assisting on a file, you get cc’d on all emails and take time to read them and stay up to date, however you aren’t actually replying to the emails or doing any billable work. But you need to stay in the loop for when you need to eventually draft a document and know the facts. How do you record your time for these emails?
Hello everyone! I got mapped to Microsoft project in Cognizant. Can someone please share the insights of the account, wlb, work culture,on-site opportunities. TIA!!
Serious question. What makes a good copywriter? What skills would you expect? Aside from a command of language. I’m trying to understand if my expectations in hiring for my team are unrealistic.
Sia Partners case interview next week. Can anyone shed light on what to expect? I’m a bit confused on how their cases work. Also overall company thoughts would be appreciated.
How much to salary to expect with 7.5 years for experience? It seems that even 4years experience people are at 21lpa ctc, while I am still at 19lpa. Is switch the only possible way to increase the package?
Do you all ever have guilt calling in a sick day? I have a pretty bad cold and 5 months pregnant. I’m just so slow today and want to nap. Working from home
Hope everyone had a good start of the week! I have a quick question regarding MBB referal. I’ve been working for almost a year at a life sciences consulting firm with a PhD in STEM. Recently I've been considering to move to MBB due to project types, team dynamics, client interaction, etc. I've talked to friends in McKinsey and bcg (former case partners), they are very willing to refer me but they are relative new. And they recommend me to network with partners to get better chance.
Offer $49/hr case and interview coaching (less than 1/3 of even the cheapest online coaching). Background of myself: B4 consulting -> Tier 2 Strategy -> MBB PE practice in the last 4 years. Interviewed with almost all major consulting firms in school and when lateraling.
Anyone here working for Cloud at McKinsey? Interested in applying there for a job, specifically for AWS cloud security roles (AWS cloud security architect, AWS cloud architect)
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