I’m 4 and half months pregnant. A recruiter reached out. Should I disclose that during our initial conversation? If not, when would be the appropriate time to share that?
Our nanny takes my 7 month old out for one, sometimes 2, long walks every day (weather permitting). Love the idea of fresh air every day but its often for several hours at a time and he always returns home crying bc she's pushed him to his limit between feedings. She brushes it off saying hes just fussy which kind of irks me. Im also concerned that he's spending too much time strapped in a stroller. Is it reasonable to ask her to take shorter walks? Am I overreacting?
When does morning sickness begin? With my first I started getting really nauseous around 6 weeks? I’m now approaching 8 and not really feeling much. Kind of nervous I’m losing the baby :(
Can you please share the age of your kid(s) and how much you’ve accumulated in their 529s to date?
Married People/Life Partners - what conversations did you have with your spouses before deciding to become pregnant? No offense, but this question is for people that have actually planned and have leveraged 21st century contraception to do so along with strategic financial planning. I’d really like to understand the steps you and your spouses took before deciding to have a baby.
At EY, if you quit right after or during your maternity leave, is there a requirement to pay back some or all of your pay during that time?
Hey moms, How do you usually split up work after a baby with partner? We’ll have parent’s support for a good long time and I know that might mean we could slack and then rudely be awakened by reality after they leave in a few months. So want to make sure both husband and I are part of it right from the beginning. E.g: should I be thinking of asking the husband to get into the habit of putting baby to sleep every night? Etc.
My girlfriend is pregnant and is looking for recommendations for good cotton wear during later stages of pregnancy. Any ideas?
Mom here with one kid, looking for a reliable and low maintenance car. Would a Tesla 3 be a good choice? I had a bad accident and I am traumatized to drive since then :( also, hesitating with an SUV like the Audi
Starting from blood work to getting pregnant, if everything goes smooth what is a timeline we are looking at?
Need an advice, even though I’m an HR. So, I’m unemployed at the moment and want to start looking for a new job. I negotiated my way out for several reasons 1) My boss was not comfortable doing diversity initiative insisting that all lives matter and we’re meritocracy based business 2) I was responsible for 33 countries, which was very demanding in a time of Covid, as I had to be on most crisis committees directly or as as oversight, and at the same time I have a child on spectrum, and with the
Women: been so stressed you start having irregular periods? I’m not on birth control or any kind of hormonal drugs, nor am I pregnant. I’m freaking out about what I can’t see. Any stories to share?
Hi Mom’s. Any comfortable pajamas that don’t cost a bomb? I’m currently pregnant and most clothes are making me feel uncomfortable!!
Any recs for office chair within $100 range? Asking for a baby sister who’s a broke college student. Doesnt have to b fancy/super fancy but something that r of decent quality… i know its a stretch to ask for this budget🤣
Anyone have recommendations on what to setup financially for a child? Most people's primary recommendation is a 529. Anyone agree or have other investments/savings plans that are better?
Anyone else try to adopt a rescue dog and have to go through a vetting process worthy of a CIA interview?
Any recommendation for ties? Must have good quality, but not overpriced. It's for my father's birthday; he wears suits everyday.
Hi, I’m currently on parental leave and interested in doing some minor side huddling like case coaching or college essay editing etc. Something consultants can do well and easily. Are there known websites/ forums to offer these services and get connected to clients?
senior consultant level at EY in tech transformation PM work - how much will WLB vary by project? Been on the same project for over 2 years with low hours and incredible team culture, but expecting 25%+ raise if I leave D
Been in a new in house comms role, for a month. Just got a email from someone I previously interviewed with two years ago at better organization saying they have a open role. Would it be bad to leave?
Covid sucked but I didn’t let it stop me from living. Met the love of my life and now getting married. Started two bad ass side hustles, got more fit and discovered peace thru Yoga/meditation. Also, quit drinking, two months now. Moral of the story, nothing changes if nothing changes.
Hello Fellow Bowler, Please can someone recommend a good chair for WFH? I sit for 10-12hours and my current chair is causing me back pain.
Thoughts on how USDC will proceed with WFH? Will we go back full-time, have a hybrid approach (2-4 days a week), or have the option to fully work remote?
I’m trying to hop between big 4 consulting roles. Presently, I’m a life science PhD and MBA hire to EY with 3+ YOE as a Senior consultant/associate. Do I have any shot at manager roles assuming I focus on life science roles? I’m concerned my lack of manager title kills any chance I have of joining another firm as a manager.
Anyone else feel like being “encouraged” to take time off when things are slow is a bit disingenuous from leaderships. When I really need time off is when I am working 60 hour weeks back to back for 3 months Karen, not now during a week I’m unassigned.
Is it worth staying in consulting to get your green card? Or should I use consulting to go into tech and worry about gaining a different experience over getting a green card?
When is it best to leave big 4 Investment/Financial Services tax in terms of years/level?
My firm is about to apply for my i140 and my wife who's on an h1b just found out that her company won't be able to file for her gc. Can I file for her h4 ead along with my i485 application?
Finally got my first cleared job at 145k. I'm looking to stay in cleared federal work for a long time. How is the salary growth potential for cleared employees?
I want to exit to MBB but if that’s not a possibility what are the next best consulting firms? Looking for at least midsize firms (non-boutiques).
Quoting immigration instability in the US a good reason to renege on an accepted offer? Many factors out of my control in the US immigration system that I’d prefer to avoid if/while I can. Thoughts?
Hi, I’m a Manager at a Big 4 firm. Do a lot of change management, talent strategies work. Am looking to go into MBB for a smaller firm feel. Can anyone be so kind to help me with a referral? Thank you
question for IT Audit folks. how many years of experience do you have? what is your level? what is your exit plan? what certs besides CISA have you completed?
Does anyone aware on Techila Global Services( TGS).How good to switch this company with a good hike?
One basic question on long term travel. The income is shown as my income plus whatever I spent as part of deloitte due to travel. Due to this I'll fall in higher tax bracket. So will deloitte pay for that additional tax that Ill end up paying on my actual salary due to higher bracket taxes?
I just got promoted at A.con level and when my manager asked me salary expectations I told very less pay wherein as per industry standards it is quite high. Would I get salary as per industry standards or as what I expected?
I got an email from Capgemini HR for interview today. But I was already interviewed in April 2021. Is it gonna make any issues? Can I give interview within 6 months?
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