Is this a bad time to transition into a new job? There are open opportunities but is it too risky? Anyone here transitioned during COVID or planning to? Please share your thoughts!
Has anyone been able to get a leftover COVID vaccine by hanging around a Walgreens / Duane Reade during closing time?
Are you more or less healthy now than pre-COVID?
I’m starting to get really depressed about dating. My ex and I broke up a few months ago and I’ve tried to move on but haven’t found any guys better than him, only people that are worse. He decided to end things between us and it was sudden for me. I realize that I’m a better person now and that he had more flaws than he was willing to admit. Is it bad I miss someone so emotionally inept? Any advice for dating in a COVID world? Feeling really low on hope right now.
This article is a good read in terms of how to handle the COVID-19 crisis: https://blog.shrm.org/blog/promoting-workplace-mental-health-in-the-age-of-covid-19
So how do you feel the consulting life is impacting your wellness as you hop over the age of 40, I’m finding under Covid I’m much more healthy/lost weight etc.
Safe to get vaccinated for Covid at 17 weeks?
Started recruiting process several months ago. Spent lots of time & energy w work to now have all my leads gone due to coronavirus except 1 company which I did final round with. Contd
I’m sure this has been asked before—but how do you get through work when going through a breakup with a long term SO? I have a new male boss & cant really tell him what’s going on. I’ve been taking PTO scattered. I live alone and NYC Covid winter alone is already feeling so overwhelmingly sad and lonely on top of everything else.
NJ is going back to the classroom. Portland OR is not returning until January. It’s so interesting how differently states are dealing with Covid. What’s your state doing?
Despite our covid numbers going up, my district is starting in-person learning. I teach first grade and am scheduled to go back Dec 8th. We are using a "concurrent" model where we will be teaching both in person and online students simultaneously. Mondays will be planning days. Is anyone else doing this? What advice do you have to do this successfully without being totally exhausted?
Any thoughts on the Max vs Mercedes House? During Covid, I don’t think I’ll be taking advantage of most of the amenities so the unit features, safety, cleanliness, management office, maintenance, etc. matters more
Have anyone successfully negotiated down their rent due to Covid? I’m in NYC and my management has been very inflexible.
Big law single parent associate at new firm with two young kids who just tested positive for Covid from a breakthrough case. It’s going to be a rough few weeks.
Hi guys! I'm the Community Leader in this Bowl. I read that GA is one of the states more affected by the Covid. I think we should help each other. Do you have any proposal on how could we do it?
Got a client who’s asked for a POV on how covid-19 will affect buys across ALL verticals & channels. Of course it’s urgent. Can we please share what our companies are saying? Teamwork time, folks.
When do you think things will get back to normal in the US? By back to normal I mean pre-COVID, even if traveling outside the US will be restricted
In case you didn't know. Creating a vaccine and testing it on a sample size of 3 doesn't work. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-10-10/home-made-covid-vaccine-appeared-to-work-but-questions-remained
Just a reminder to invest consistently. My gross salary for 2021 will be $85k and my gross bonus is $0. I’ve already increased my NW by more than my gross salary and we’re only halfway through.
Anyone have experience using MS Teams chat over Southwest in-flight Wi-Fi? Not planning on being “that person” attending a meeting on a plane, just responding to any MS Teams chats that come my way so I don’t have to take PTO.
Recognize post-MBA PE is difficult without prior PE experience. How feasible is post-MBA PE with ~2 YOE in consulting (DD focused), and ~2 YOE in corporate development/M&A in industry? Assume M7 MBA
I was hoping to be promoted to AE at my annual review in June, but my boss just put in her notice this week. Can I ask her about a promotion before she leaves?
Aight fam. Spent last year on the PIP, almost got fired mid year, but worked on firm initiatives like a machine through the year, and killed it on client projects. Finally out of the PIP. Fuck yeah!!!
In San Francisco (union Square) area for the weekend. Recommendations for nice spots for dinner and upscale lounges please!
I am currently in immigration law and would like to pivot to a higher paying area of law. Any recommendations? I only have experience in immigration as an attorney.
Do they do consulting? Sales down 30-50% and no layoffs. https://apple.news/A1a_Y1-ORT_-0TE0myRffEw
So how will dating look post Covid? When will you all feel comfortable going on a physical in person date with kissing/sex?
Has anyone made the move to Uber, specifically the operations and logistics manager position? Received and offer with less salary (but decent equity) and trying to weigh options and lifestyle.
Anyone here who has been or going thru arranged marriage prospects, at what point in the course of talking/ meeting do you bring up exclusivity? I am talking to this guy for 3 months given COVID we are not able to meet, but he also seems really into me, we talk everyday and go to sleep talking to each other, but recently I think he is talking to others too and my parents also want me to talk to more guys if I can’t finalize on him. How do I handle this gracefully?
Thoughts on MBA vs Masters in Data Science/Stats/Data Analytics? Currently 2 years in management consulting and considering options to study something more technical to transition into product mgmt
What is the business case for why my firm hires so many contractors and sells so much staff aug work while claiming to be a transformation and strategy firm with an “enviable culture”?
What does it mean when someone says that "we are a high leverage organization"? That phrase came up in an interview. I don't remember the full context, but it definitely wasn't in the context of debt - something about the organization's activities, how it makes an impact, hierarchal structure, or something else. It was an interview with a VC firm.
Delta sky club WiFi code anyone?
Beginning to be concerned that new first years are going to be making more than me after my raise (A2)... Does this ever actually happen?
Do I need to have MS or MBA to get into other big 4 ,McKinsey& Company or BCG? I am a manager at PwC with 10+ experience in total..and want to explore other opportunities in technology consulting
I just got moved from a branding focused role to performance marketing one, I love my agency but kinda hate the new role. And the boss is blah. HELP!
Having a hard time grasping that this job will be “it” for the rest of my life. To anyone who is further into their career, can you tell me the benefits you’re seeing at this stage in your life?
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