{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "Is anyone developing anxiety? Is this normal / am I just weak???", "post_id": "587d0e6dc3c81c0010567333", "reply_count": 6, "vote_count": 9, "bowl_id": "552d1d24dc1c586b09d2d051", "bowl_name": "Consulting", "feed_type": "crowd" }
null

Is anyone developing anxiety? Is this normal / am I just weak???

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

Definitely definitely definitely not weak! You would be very surprised by the number of people that have go through anxiety. Stay strong OP!

like

Meditation has helped me a lot with handling stress

like

Starting a new project and a bit jittery.

like

I was. Try closing your eyes and just thinking about your life and big picture goals and where you are doing well and where you could improve (basically meditate). I do that on my flights and Uber rides now and it does wonders. Also helps me prioritize my work for the week

like

Yes! It's common and normal, and don't add to it by thinking something is wrong with you.

Normal. Start a wellness routine or daily walk

Additional Posts

Anyone going to the Health 2.0 conference in Santa Clara in the next couple of days?

like

I don’t know who needs to read this right now but: there is more to life than work; your worth is not measured by how well you do your job; your job is not more important than your mental heath and wellness. (:

likeupliftinghelpful

Which one of you changes the audio settings in your rental every week? You have literally no idea what you’re doing.

likefunny

Anyone switch groups at EY mid-year? I got a raise of about 12.5% effective in April for a new role (audit to advisory) -- they said I would be eligible for a raise 10/1. Should I expect it to be low?

like

25/F/LA When is it appropriate to ask for a cost of living bump? Started elsewhere as a Jr at 50k, left after a year for 60k and have been at my current gig almost a year now as a mid lvl CW

funnylike

Got referred to roles at Amazon, Google, Facebook (Meta), and Microsoft…any insights on how long it should be after applying before hearing back from anybody?

like

Has anyone transferred from HR/Talent to client service? How was it? What steps did you take to get there?

helpful
likehelpful

Blanket Approvals--- it can be a pain to get comfort over that.. any suggestions on how you go about testing for approvals when they say it's part of a blanket approval.

like

Do you think non-English speaker would be successful in litigation consulting area?

Why are year end deadlines on always on Friday and not Monday? Shouldn't we complete the engagement work and then worry about this over the weekend?

like

Post the biggeset lies in advertising. I'll start: "Work life balance is a priority here." -HR on Orientation Day

like

I'm interviewing at Noom for a technical data analyst position. The role's function (According to the job description) serves as a link between data engineers and data scientists.

Next week, the recruiter has arranged a one-hour coding round and a one-hour SQL round.

Please share advice on how to prepare. Thanks in advance!

like

Anyone else get terrible sick after leaving a toxic job? I left my old job earlier this year. Prior to me leaving, I had been dealing with some stomach issues, mainly due to stress, not eating regularly or balanced. I started my new job in the Spring and this summer, my stomach issue flared up pretty severely. Bad enough that I’m on multiple meds and taken so much time off of work being sick. I guess my stomach was like “let’s wait until she finds a safe work environment and then get sick.”

like

I’m writing a letter of resignation. Should I mention I’m leaving due to lack of growth opportunities and mistreatment (racial discrimination and bullying from Directors and supervisors) or should I wait until the exit interview to mention. Grateful to have had a job but happy to be moving on to something better and don’t want to burn bridges.

likehelpful

How long should I have to bill/collect than one of the 3 partners at my firm before they take me seriously? 3 older male partners. I’m a younger female.

like

Moving to a smaller regional bank with higher role with more responsibilities or lateral larger name brand bank still as a supporting role?

like

Can someone post the McKinsey new hire slack group that was made?

like

So next big crash is coming on Thursday or Friday? Stock markets

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