I found out I was pregnant with my 2nd baby shortly after taking a new job with a new company. Initial discussions with my male boss went well & I was told not to worry. Now that I’m getting closer to my due date, I reached out to HR & they have essentially told me that I’m not eligible cause I haven’t worked here a year. Has anyone else experienced this? What was the outcome? I’m freaking out that I will have my baby & be expected to be back to work the next day 😡
Moms, we have a 3 week old and have had a relatively tough time with our newborn. My husband found an amazing nanny to help us at nights and she is great! But I am having the toughest time letting her care for my baby. Her ways are definitely better than mine cause they are working and the baby is sleeping better. What is wrong with me? I have this help and I am still staying up all night, worrying 😢
6 months back I got a proposal where the guy was ok. He is having a elder sister who is married but very bossy (to his husband and the whole family actually). His mom only listens to her. The guy is neutral to everybody ( that's strange). Now due to some 3rd person, we had some dispute, nothing from our end but they spoke to my father very rudely. His sister's husband and his mother said we have so many proposal in hand. If u don't want to give ur girl don't give n all.
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I think airlines should have a child free option. Or say that kids can’t fly before 9am and after 8pm.
Just got a $125 gap gift card in the mail from EY for having a child. Though QR code doesn't work.
Anyone else receive this from EY?
I’m 26 now but I want to have two kids around 35. What are some options? I may or may not have a partner then but I don’t want to base this on that. Thoughts? Is it expensive? Should I just get a girl pregnant (kidding...sort of)?
Today I told a kid to stay after class so that we could talk and he looked at me and walked out
NJ residents, when do you guys think the daycares will be reopened? I am anxious to get back to work and need a child care for my one-year old.
My wife is pregnant with our first child and I want to take time off immediately after she gives birth but obviously due dates are just a suggestion. Wondering how it would work if I put in a request now assuming the due date but she end up giving birth early/late. How have others navigated this?
How do you deal with such situation. JAN, Dec, for a new project agreement happens on language, best practices, library, architecture. The second lead goes for a paternity break for 1.5 months. The other team continues development, codebase, cice pipeline, ux designs. Etc.
The second lead comes back. ASSUMES nothing is done, have a meeting with EM, Architect and goes on to work on new architecture. Redefine everything and openly saying no work has been done in 2 months.
As a mother of a 3 year old I’m finally getting back to a regular work out routine. I still struggle with emotional/stress eating and feel like I never had this issue before my son. What can I do to get some willpower back?!
Finally went back to the office today and went to lunch with a couple colleagues with a client we are working to retain after the relationship partner retired. Great lunch, great conversation. As we were wrapping up client asked me about my due date (I am very obviously pregnant), so I let him know - Sept. 26. He proceeded to let me know he knew I had some fun at New Year’s… like what? Can we not? I just laughed it off bc how else do you respond in front of colleagues and a client? Blech.
Just found out I'm pregnant with second! Excited and nervous about life with two young ones (first will be 2 yrs old by the time second arrives). Wondering how the heck I can continue this job??
My son just turned 2. Missed afternoon naps x2 days because of appointments. He usually naps from 2-4 pm. He’s been crying for the past hour, so do we let him continue to cry until his nap time ends, or take him out after an hour (which would be in 10 min)? Feeling like a terrible parent.
I need advice: I’m starting maternity leave in a week and I found out this week that I was promoted. While I was excited at first, now I’m feeling worried about coming back from leave and not being able to perform at the next level (promotion won’t actually be effective until halfway into my leave) because I’m sleep deprived and stressed trying to take care of a 4 month old, and making people question whether my promotion was deserved. What can I do to prepare and set myself up for success?
I have 2 offers in hand 1 from tcs of 15 LPA and another from Optum of 18 LPA. Point is i have a small 8 month old kid. Due to this, i need a job which will be less hectic so that i can take care of her( i dont want to leave her to maid). So which will be a better option fr me.
Has anyone used sittercity? If so at what age do you think is appropriate? My wife and I disagree on its viability because of the the stranger watching your child factor.
I am planning to start IUI cycle this summer and have booked Pfizer vaccine mid April. Two questions (note I recently recovered from Covid so have antibodies)
1) Have unverified maybe misconception that vaccines affect fertility. Any opinions on this? My developing country family is freaking out and suggesting I vaccinate after I get pregnant.
2) My donor is fully vaccinated and did Pfizer, another rumor that it’s better that parents have same vaccine? Is this true?
Hi all. I joined IBM on 30th May 2022. There has been an unfortunate incident where my mother has fallen very sick due to some infection and most likely she has to be admitted to the hospital.
Can anyone tell me what is the process of taking sick leaves in IBM ? And how many sick leaves can we get in a year?
Thanks in advance.
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Is there anything specific that an A2 could start doing now that would help secure their job in the case a recession hits and lay offs occur?
My mom is going through a very bad situation with her previous employer who is not paying her her correct retirement benefits after screwing up their paperwork. She worked for a school district for about 15 years. She has a case but she is afraid it’s not high value enough to attract the attention of the attorney. School district is now ghosting her. If anyone has advice or interest, please let me know, thanks so much
Thinking of getting my first motorcycle, looking at a Kawasaki Ninja 400. Any other recommendations? Trying to get something not TOO fast to start out
Is it wise to switch from testing background to Salesforce after 10 years of IT experience? If so should I start as an admin?
Anyone use the name your price tool on Priceline for a rental car? Rates are much cheaper but you don’t know what company until you actually book
I am a defense attorney. I handle 10-13 cases tops. I hear Potsdam attys handle 50-60 cases. I don’t understand how this is possible. Can anyone explain to me how plaintiff attys can handle so many cases?
Do you prefer high base comp or RSU?
My principals ALWAYS seem to visit my room as soon as I give my student(s) a break from their work or when they’ve finished early everything I had planned. They RARELY come in when I’m actually in the middle of making progress on a lesson. It makes me feel like I have to be defensive & justify why the students aren’t working. Does this happen to anyone else?
Hi friends I recently joined one company. They offered 16lpa CTC. But in their official portal it's 1599996. I know it's only 4rs is not there. But still whether I can ask them or not about this issue. And also there is changes in basic pay other allowances also..
Is any one know about CGI how is the culture environ ment good to work there or not for 5 year professional.
I’m currently a customer support associate, II at a startup. I‘ve honed in on my heavy interest in connecting customer insights with product development and I’m looking to transition into product marketing. Any guidance on the moves I should make to head down a career path of product marketing?
Hi everyone. I am posting to find out what Registered Nurses are starting off at in Florida per hr? Specifically Registered Nurses in the speciality area of the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU). Also, What should a nurse with 7 years of experience be making per hr? I have been offered a job in Florida ( I am currently practicing in Toronto, Canada) and am wondering what is a reasonable rate to accept as what I’ve been offered is much lower than what I currently make.
Thank you!!! Xx
LTI - 15.7 LPA fixed, 75K Variable
Optum - 17 LPA fixed, 2.5L variable, 1L joining bonus
Advanced - 18 Fixed, 1.7L variable, 40K joining bonus
Which is the best to Join considering WLB, job security, promotions, hike, variable pay out, Policies,and all
On Saturday 6th August I had two technical round with LTI (L1 and L2) and my L2 round was pretty good but I haven't received any update from HR. Anyone can please let me know what is the recruiting process of LTI...Please !! @LTI
I got an assessment from Accenture Canada, not sure what the contents will be. Will it have some technical questions or aptitude test regarding cognitive skills.
Dear friends , Need some guidance here.Im not sure if im stressed or depressed or both.Not able to perform my job as good as I want. Not sleeping well.On top of that there is a real chance of losing my job as performance tiers were not like previous years.Feeling some sort of physical pain everytime I start working.All the drama around is affecting me.My spouse thinks that I’m hyping this stress so that makes me a little more helpless.Not sure if I need treatment therapy or request some time off
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ADs & Designers, what are your go-to books & vids on expressive, interesting typography?
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When people leave for industry, do you look for a new job or do you wait for one of those recruiter emails
How do most people factor a leave of absence/sabbatical into their work history? (i.e. if you were on LOA for 6 months and then switched jobs, do you just exclude that time)
Anyone in Houston is hiring tax accountant? I have experience in PE/Hedge fund tax and don't want public accounting anymore.
In light of all the wonderful endeavors by the leadership of the firm...Big 4 Labor Union anyone?
Whats a career in tech risk look like? Pay seems decent for the hours you put in. Any thoughts/insights?
Do all big 4 have the july4th week off aswell?
Why do y’all think that non big 4 employers care more about experience years versus certifications/titles? I would imagine an expedited promotion would signal skills most are looking for
Business Accounting VS Corporate Accounting: Does anyone know what the main differences are, type of work, progression and day to day tasks? First move to industry and trying to figure out what type of roles to pursue.
How has your religion affected you in your job in ways that might not be obvious to all?
Potential employer has given 48 hours (from receipt of offer letter via email) to respond ... I understand the need for efficiency, but does this seem a bit demanding? Or pretty standard?
Apparently the firm is using analytics to determine people that don’t accurately report their time.
If today is my last day in the office do I actually need to work on a new engagement or can I use this time to pack up my things...
Please take calls in an office. I literally cannot stand people that take calls at their desk and then proceed to talk loudly enough so that everyone within a 15 foot radius can hear.
I can’t pas my CPA yet, I’m short on tax credits. Do you have any online courses recommendation to get this done ? Thanks
Has anyone switched from one big 4 to another? I like the work I do (in a specialized tax group) but I HATE my team. The only way to do the same work with diff people would be elsewhere. Advice?
Newly promoted Manager IT audit exit - would you take a senior accountant position (salary decrease but long term career change) or a manager of IA position (salary increase)?
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