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Where do you ladies get your hair cut and colored? New to NYC and need Manhattan recommendations! Happy to pay decent money for a decent do, so open to all options!
I’m attending the Masters Tournament this year and have no idea what to wear. I think women’s golf clothes are heinous so don’t want to go that route. I most often shop on Revolve, but also FWRD, intermix, etc.
Why might a company post as ‘Confidential’? This appears to be a standard job in customer service.
Is the AMEX Plat worth it in addition to CSR? I see the math as $150 effective fee (uber and airline credit) in return for 2x points per dollar, and increased transfer partner options. Or too complex?
For those who do 16/8 IF - and particularly those who are into lifting - what’s your daily diet like? Would be interested to see how people adjust for IF. Thank you!
Anyone had a technical discussion with Capgemini in Qlikview recently? I'd like to know what kind of questions they asked.??
Hi Fishes, I got offer from Congnizent, But problem was I have backend development experience and got role in offer letter was Scrum Master. What should I do please suggest.
How “enthusiastic” are people who write long post on LinkedIn thanking the whole community for an opportunity. After working several years in the industry, while I’m grateful for the opportunities I have gotten thus far, I have not really felt the “need” to include all that in my profile.
Hey guys, know this isn’t strictly finance. But anyone have CFP study material (Wiley) they are no longer using?
The amount of times you catch a person leaving the restroom without washing their hands 😂
How many over here snubbed other companies and joined wipro? Hows your exp so far in wipro?
Dear teachers I hope that you all have an amazing school year. I know there are a lot of struggles but my prayer is that you are able to find joy as you go through the year. I hope you laugh with your students until tears roll down your face and your stomach hurts. I hope you get smiles that make your heart smile. I hope you build wonderful relationships with your students and team. Have the best year. I pray you all stay safe and healthy.
Have a few hundred to spend, looking for classy (can be used for business) backpack as well as a weekend bag that can fit overhead as a carry-on. Recs?
Where can I learn about different career tracks or levels for FAANG companies to understand career progression? For example which level is equivalent to analyst or entry plus and what are the salary ranges?
Netbase vs. Brandwatch - Anyone have strong opinions on these two social listening vendors? We have narrowed it down to these two in our search. Have previous experience w/ Brandwatch and thought it was pretty good but have not used Netbase
Any Tech Sales leaders have insights on how much I can expect to earn as a sales leader (director / VP) at Scale AI?
Piggybacking off an earlier post, what's the worst expense horror stories you've heard? I've read enough about getting away w/ expensing stuff you shouldn't. But I am curious about the other outcomes.
Is having a 40 LPA for 9 YOE economically justified ..if so , how sustainable it is ?
Any advice for working with career counselors/coaches? What are some red flags I should look out for before I pay a huge hourly rate? Also I am open to suggestions for a good remote coach. Feel free to DM.
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Hello hey hi. It’s the MARCH FREELANCE JOB POSTING. Share all the open freelance gigs you see out there this month and be loved by a lot of us.
Any advice on quitting working through a staffing firm? I love the gig I’m on and they have been good to me, but I’ve landed a gig directly through another agency and will be taking it. Don’t want to burn bridges. Also haven’t signed a contract w/new agency yet.
Working at a place that not only dictates hours but dictates lunch hours. Any other places do this? Seems kind of cray.
With more demand than supply of Freelancers and Staff, have you upped your rates? I feel like now is the time. I've had places offer me more than my normal to "steal me away" from my current gig, but I don't do it because I feel like that's not fair to place who already booked me. But... if they keep extending me, I feel like there's no option for upping my rate. Thoughts?
What do you wish you knew about freelancing that you didn't know when you first got started?
New to this community, what would you charge for a day rate or per hour and how many hour per day do you count?
What do you do when you’re hired for a concepting job and your partner doesn’t say a word and you’re doing 95% of the talking and idea generating? And it’s not going well...
I’m about to go in-house as a freelancer!
What are the day rates and hourly rates? Going to sign a 1 year contact for a big tech company. (Meta, Google, Spotify) Its for a senior/ACD position. I have 9 years of experience. Location is NYC.
What’s the lowest rate you’ve been offered so far?
Is it possible to request a couple (unpaid) days off during a long-ish contract?
I potentially have a 4ish month contract starting soon and realized my friend’s out-of-town wedding falls in that timeframe. Would love to take a Friday and Monday off to attend, but wasn’t sure if freelancers get to request days off. I’m fine with not getting paid those days.
Have you ever been asked to provide a weekly freelance rate? Is this normal or a clever way to try to get weekend days free? Should I caveat it’s for a 5 day wk or increase the rate to cover 6-7 days?
Has anyone gone freelance to making your own agency? If so how did you do it? When did you know it was the right time and how do you keep steady project work flowing?
I’m doing a proposal for an entrepreneur who has stood up a digital product and wants to start marketing it. There are some big UX and platform kinks that need addressing before new users will stick, but the founder wants to start acquiring users now. What might I help them create (e.g. an onboarding email campaign, custom landing pages, shareable content) that will deliver value, without getting caught up in bigger product issues?
Anyone refinance a mortgage as a freelancer? I can’t find a bank to work with me even though everything is in a great place other than not having a full time w-2 job. Recommendations welcome!
Haven't freelanced in a long time.
What should my day rate for permalance?
Sr CW 7 years experience.
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