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Hi career pivoters - would anyone here be interested to try a guided meditation to gain insight into the aspects of your career that you want to let go of?
I feel like having work 24/7 makes me feel unachieved… as a person. I’m just a guinea pig working and not interesting anymore. Has anyone felt this way? What did you guys do, like any hobbies or side projects?
How do I best prep for Mck BA case interview?
All the DE&I talk... I’m hoping for some perspective.
Chatted with a trusted SM colleague (white, male). He said he doesn’t see a path forward for him because our leadership ranks are all male and mostly white. I told him it’s interesting because that’s also how I feel because I don’t see myself represented there (minority, woman).
He proceeded to tell me not to get him wrong, but that I will get there because we need women in leadership. He told me he knows I’ll get there because I’m smart...
I guys, will a person be eligible for annual increment in September or November whenever they do performance evaluation even though I will join in March? And if yes how much hike I should expect
Hi all, I accepted offer letter on 25th May and bgv initiated that time but i didn't fill on-boarding section. So, i filled on 26th July after 2 months. So, will it create any problem??? Also i didn't get joining date till now. Please tell anyone when someone get exact joining date. Also Rahul Sardar on-boarding manager for Kolkata location so, sent one mail to him but it's failed so, i think he left tcs recently. Please confirm anyone who join tcs kolkata recently about on-boarding manager.Tata
Has anyone regretted going in-house as patent counsel? If so, were you able to successfully transition back to a firm?
I regret only buying 1 ethereum when it was about $1500. I bought Tesla shares for another $1500 instead of buying 2 ethereum shares due to fear 😢
Did any consultant here decide not to do on-cycle recruiting in their 1st year and were successful in on-cycle during their 2nd year?
Damn Mia Malkova got thick
Question for boutique litigation firm fish: Is there a standard timeline for partner at boutique firms? E.g. at my AmLaw 200 firm you are up for partner year 8-10, then either counsel or out - is it similar in boutique lit?
For context, I'm an associate in Commercial Lit. I'm not chasing partner but I'd like a few more years getting substantive work in complex lit in a larger city. I'm wondering if I'll be "aged out" as a lateral since I'm not in the 3-5 year sweet spot.
Thanks I'm advance 🙏
Anyone got an offer from Accenture Coimbatore? Or Accenture office started functioning at coimbatore location?
My law firm gives me a report that breaks down the amount of billable hours collected compared to how much I’ve been paid on a monthly basis. Does anyone else’s firm do this? At what point do you think it’s acceptable to ask for a bonus/raise?
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Trying to decide between yay or nay for epidural at 5cm dilated.... can anyone tell me what I should be worried about in terms of short term and long term consequences if I want to take one?
Husband and I want to try couple therapy. How do we even approach this?
We are doing ok. 5 yrs in wed lock with a lovely 18 month old. However, we feel like we are drifting without purpose. My husband says his confidence level deminished since he got married (arranged marriage, Indians)
We feel we can do 'great' not just ok. Can use a coach. Cant get family involved.
How to pick a therapist? Will insurance cover?
Is therapy right for us? We are committed for life, intent is never in doubt.
Can you start a new job while on maternity leave at your current? Is this illegal? Would your current company find out you have dual employment ?
Thoughts on having babies to time mat leave being in good weather? I feel like 4mon off in the summer is way better than 4mon off in the winter, but also seems like a silly way to plan your kids.
Women in consulting with no children as bosses. Do they get what the hell we are going through or do they just want us to suck it up?
Anyone have any experienced with the Mockingbird strollers for a FTM. Good / bad / otherwise?
I’m also looking at Nuna / Uppababy strollers / carseat combinations as well.
I’m likely going to be out and about with the baby alone and so looking for a setup that isn’t VERY heavy / hard to manage. I’ll also likely have a long baby if that changes your recommendation. TY
Hi! What's your favorite baby carrier? I have a boppy wrap carrier hybrid and I dont find it as easy to tie out by myself with the baby wriggling and he doesn't seem as comfortable. I am looking to buy an alternate baby carrier that is easy to use and comfortable. Fyi - baby is 4 months old.
Has anything happened (funny, scary, interesting) to your family while you were on conference calls? Share your story.
For those of you who have more than 2 kids, can you please describe how much any additional child costs (given you have tons of hand me downs) and do you outsource help or do you have family help out? Thanks in advance!
Nursing mamas who were road warriors, how did you do it? I generally go on day trips, have 2-4 client meetings and come back so not at a stationary client site. Also don’t get to control my schedule much. Is it possible?
What are your thoughts on buying second hand items like high chair, play gym mat etc for kids? About to be FTM and don’t want to spend a ton of money on something that my child might or might not be using. Do you have any advice when buying second hand items?
Any book recommendations for “disciplining” / mitigating 2 yr old tantrums or any books for having a second child?
Anyone had second child while the first one had ASD? How did it go? I know the odds go way up but also worried about taking care of 2 when it’s so hard with 1
Moms in NYC - Do you have ideas for first birthday celebrations? What’s an affordable place to celebrate a birthday / cake smash in the city?
Deloitte breastfeeding mamas (past or present) - does the firm offer support for shipping breastmilk while traveling for work? I know the service is available at DU, but is it also true for general work travel? Thanks!
Does anyone have a suggestion for a good maternity bra? I’m 11 weeks now and the cups are starting to become a little too full already...
How many people do you really invite to a baby sprinkle shower? This is the second child ￼￼
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