I graduated in May 2020 and found myself excepting a Junior Art Director position in Healthcare. I never saw myself in health but with many agencies having hiring freezes I decided to get some experience and save up some money in the meantime￼. Fast forward one year; I’ve added a new campaign to my website and I’m starting to apply to consumer agencies again￼￼￼￼. ￼ Any tips to help me make the transition?￼￼ Any place to avoid? Who have you noticed is hiring again? Thanks in advance :)
A&M folks, how good (or not) are your health / dental/ vision benefits ? How much are out-of-pocket expenses for families? Also how is the 401(k) match?
I work in a Rep Services Call Center for an Insurance/ Investment Company. Currently I'm pursuing my MBA at Western Governors University and I plan to get my Series 7 after my MBA so I can get out of the Call Center and advance my career. I'm looking for some advice / guidance/ideas for growth opportunities from here. I'd like to hear about good experiences and bad experiences people have had in this industry, where did you start, how did you grow from there, what licenses do you have, ect.
Interesting article from 2/6/2020: https://globalnews.ca/news/6515020/china-scientists-drug-coronavirus/ Thoughts?
Best carry on for travel in Europe? Will my travel pro still be allowed from a size perspective on the budget airlines? Also reading they don’t allow personal items?
In a causal conversation on Friday, my wife’s supervisor ( white women in her 50s , lives in Arizona and trump supporter) let know that she does not believe in coronavirus and wearing a mask is an inconvenience for her. Also she is frustrated on not traveling for work. Will folks take this serious when a tragedy happens to their loved ones? Why are people so selfish? Any suggestions? Wife and I are still in a shock that people not taking COVID-19 seriously
Hey everyone, so my sister and her boyfriend have both gained about 60-70 pounds since COVID started. I’m getting very concerned for them and I’ve seen firsthand how they’re developed awful eating and drinking habits and they hardly ever exercise. I’m very concerned for them, but I have no idea how to talk about it with them and not make them angry or hurt. Any advice on how to have this difficult conversation?
Anyone aware of a Delta fast track I could sign up for? Not a status match, just a from scratch fast track. Know they have done this in the past often aimed at specific companies. Thanks :)
Thoughts on Grey NY health teams (I know everyone has mixed feelings on pharma in general) specifically the account departments?
Any ideas on how well flatiron health pays? Looking at their manager in product operation and product marketing roles and wasn't sure. Not too much info online and Glassdoor might be old
Do companies run analytics based on MS teams conversations to predict which folks are a flight risk? Every time I mention leaving or complain about work to a friend on the app, shortly after I get some form of incentive to stay or an apology from someone higher up.
Flight options are 17k delta miles vs 16k ultimate rewards points. Which would you choose?
Hi! I will be flying to Chicago next weekend from CA to move out of my apt. Booked my flight to be in Chicago for 4 days. Someone just told me about the emergency travel order. How does that work?
Really sad knowing that it will be hard to celebrate Thanksgiving and Christmas this year due to COVID19...
“The incorrect hypothesis that natural immunity is unreliable has resulted in the loss of thousands of American lives, avoidable vaccine complications, and damaged the credibility of public health officials “ https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/2021/09/15/natural-immunity-vaccine-mandate/
I’m really thinking about going back to school to obtain an MBA in like 2 years. Are there any certification(s) that I should get to increase my chances of getting employed by one of the MBB firms in the meantime? TIA
What is salary range for new SM ?
Which is better: waiting Day if to switch flights on American Airlines or calling a couple days before? I don’t have status (I know bad me) so I can’t switch for free.
Just got an offer to work someplace else. Pay, PTO, medical and 401k seem good. What else could I try to negotiate?
I found out I was pregnant & made a deliberate decision not to reveal this news at work as I had concerns that this might negatively impact my Perf Review (unconscious bias). I informed my People Lead & HR, & specifically requested that they not share this news either. I now find out my PL has shared this information. I confronted her indicating this was not her news to share but she deflected (kept saying it would not affect PA) & inferred I was over-reacting. What would you do in my shoes?
Hello Everyone! I am an ETL Developer with 9+ YOE. I have job offers from the below companies with almost same compensation. Can you suggest which is a good option to join if job security and work life balance is of priority? 1. Luxoft India LLP (A DXC acquired company) 2. HCL Technologies 3. Legato Health Technologies 4. Cognizant Technology Solutions Looking forward for your feedback and suggestions. Thank you in advance.
Moms, what is the standard etiquette and timing for your parents to come help out when you have a new born? I am due in April and we live in a small 2 bedroom apartment in NYC. Every one in the family wants to come to NYC and help when the baby is here and I’m grateful but I don’t want to get too overwhelmed trying to host people in this small space. I was thinking my parents could come for a couple weeks, leave and then my siblings can take turns? Thank you! Any advice will be appreciated
Advice on taking and passing the SPHR exam?
Hi! Any advice on salary negotiation (in general + common/non common tactics) and asking for a sign on bonus?
I pity those who revel in the "accomplishment" of have 100+ YTD utilization. Y'all got suckered by the firm.
How is Hawaii right now? Are beaches and restaurants open? As a mainland tourist is it worth visiting to stay at a nice hotel and get some warm weather?
Given long wait times to get green card, do you all prefer to keep renting or buy a house since life can’t stop. Thoughts?
Self-directed IRAs. So many questions! Have any of you ever tried a self directed IRA? I’m thinking about it in relation to investing in a company (to the tune of 150-200k) or possibly purchasing a vacation property as an investment in a location we’d like to retire (if I did that, could we use it to vacation personally occasionally in the meantime? Even if we needed to pay the IRA for the rental?) Thoughts? Warnings?
What are some signs to help evaluate the actual WLB at a company? Seems harder now that everything is remote
Deloitte Manager 160k base salary (SFO) or Amazon 180k base Salary (Seattle)? Which is a better option? 12 years of overall experience (predominantly consulting). Currently based out of SFO
I’m a current intern (extended from summer) whose signed an offer, then got an offer from another firm (so going midsize to Big 4), how do I go about telling them and can i break a contract like that?
Who is ultimately responsible for a mistake in a work paper? The associate who prepared it? Or the senior who reviews and sends it over to the client?
Partners, I'm interested in hearing your answer to these 3 questions and appreciate your feedback. 1) How old were you when you made Partner? 2) How old are you now? 3) What is your gender identity?
What’s the best way to make use of company tuition reimbursement policy? I want to do a certification (already have pmp) like Apics CLTD or Scor-P. Which one is better or any other one I should consider?
What’s your teams view on being online (jabber, Skype, lync etc) especially on remote days?
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