Any tips on dealing with dysfunctional relationship with mother? Every interaction with my mom is an attempt for her to attack me for something.
Question for parents. How does the school system work in NYC? Do most people pay for preschool, then are there decent public K-elementary schools? Is it sorted by neighborhood or does your kid test into them?
What did you find absolutely essential to your nursery? Overwhelmed with all the options.
How do you overcome the anxiety when a parent messages you angrily? I sent out letters to parents of kids who had a D or an F and offered some suggestions and this parent took it as me telling her what to do and insulting her.
I have a child who has been identified as a selective mute. Anyone have experience with this?
Hey team need some help - I’ve flown United since I was a child, and naturally I’ve flown with them through and through my consulting career. I just flew on Delta for the first time and it was so much nicer than what I’ve been used to. What’s loyalty like here at Delta - and is it worth status matching and becoming Delta loyal? NYC based if that makes any difference. TIA!!
Would you date a guy who grew up under a father who was abusive towards his mother? He doesn’t like his dad for oblivious reasons but I am kind of scared to walk into this. He seems like a great guy
Pregnant with verbal job offer - how to negotiate maternity leave? I am only a few weeks pregnant and I have a great job offer. There are two points I want movement on (1) equity (2) maternity leave. The company offers new employees with <1 year tenure 14-16 weeks unpaid mat leave (+ whatever I get from CA state short term disability program which is less than half my salary). This is a 300+ person unicorn company that is really excited about me. What’s worth pushing for here?
How do you develop healthy financial boundaries with parents? My mother made a lot of sacrifices for myself and my sister growing up but she’s starting to feel like a burden. She’s just refused to go for more in life mostly because she’s been in a financially, emotionally and on one rare occasion, physically abusive relationship. It’s not that I don’t want to help her but she’s getting older and I’m trying to save for possible medical expenses. I have an account dedicated to that which — cont’d
Anyone feel like maternity leave affected their raise and bonus? I don't feel like my numbers were adjusted and feel like I am getting the run around
I am hoping some people can help me here. My SO is in this horrible pit of depression and they are pushing me away. They have all these colliding events in the last few months: father has Alzheimer’s.
My husband wants to name our son after his brother who he loves a lot .i am so pissed that he yelled at me when I am 6 months pregnant and unable to do anything , will be the one going through labor just to have my son my BILs name as first name , my husbands name as middle name and last name of his family. FYI- me and BIL live in different countries and I have spoken to him handful of times over phone and that’s it . He doesn’t want to discuss any other names anymore.
How to get my MIL and mother to converse more with each other. I’m tired of being a middleman (middle woman)
Any rumors of PWC joining the parental leave arms race? EY and Deloitte upped theirs to 16 weeks paid leave, while Don Draper PwC kicks new parents in the nuts and tells them to get back on the road
Is there a path from FDD that leads to a realistic WLB? I want to start a family someday, but just don’t see how it’s possible to be a good spouse or parent with the time demands of this career. 3yrs of work experience if that matters.
What strategies do you adopt to maximize praying (and ibaadah in general) during Ramadan when on a case? Any tips?
Maternity/belly band - how long did you use it and is it still something you’d recommend if i have a decent pile of maternity pants already by the end of my 2nd tri?
Hotel double charged me, called hotel - Fail. Called SPG - Fail. Should I call AMEX and dispute?
I’m studying for the SHRM-CP with the Mometrix (study guides, online course, and flash cards), however I’m super overwhelmed with all of the information. What are some best practices to ensure I grasp all of the concept ? Any advice would be much appreciated!!!
Attempting to renter the workforce after a 2 year hiatus due to health issues followed by the pandemic. During this time off I had minor success running a small business, but not enough to pay the bills. I have 3 YOE, 1.5 as a Loan Officer, and 1.5 as a consultant within compliance and Fintech. Please let me know of any fully remote positions, or hybrid positions based out of Chicago or Milwaukee. I live in Dubuque IA, so for in office work it would have to be in Dubuque. TIA!
Why would a Consulting company use their Associates as project managers? I’ve been on back to back projects as a project manager, just inquiring why I would manage as opposed to work on a work stream.
Any thoughts about the HBS 2+2 program? When you start the MBA program your'e like any other guy on it?
Who’s leaving PwC? Raise yoooo haaaandddd 🤚
currently in H1B Visa transfer process. when should I resign from my current job (put in my two weeks) and if I get the approval will I be required to immediately quit?
I started having wrist pain in the fall and it has flared up a lot recently. My PCP and a hand surgeon both said they had no idea what it was, since the location of pain was inconsistent. folks with wrist injuries: how have you coped? I feel lost without a diagnosis. I stretch and I take breaks and I have ergonomic equipment, and still I ￼￼am in pain. Any advice is welcome, as are any sympathies or commiserations￼￼
Any insights into a good amount of money to have in savings before opening a wealthfront account and funding it?
Imagine, instead of Meet the Parents, a movie called Meet the Partners where an analyst anxiously waits in an introductory zoom call with the project partner only to receive a “pls reschedule” an hour later. What’s your best consulting spin-off of a movie?
Hello all, We are hiring at adidas India !!! We are looking for a Solution Architect having minimum 6 YOE with focus on building, governing & scaling Microservice with open source technology hosted on AWS. 1. Experience of working on open source software (Database , frameworks etc.) to design & build Microservices. 2. Worked previously on Performance and Scaling problems - sound understanding of how to tune applications & systems in this regards. 3. Sound understanding of integration patterns
This could be just the ticket to WFH sanity, Moms! Think the kids will be ok if we step into the WFH shed?
Just got an offer for amazon hardware. I'm worried about the culture. Anyone have experience working there?
can you appeal a prescription insurance claim? I was not told it would cost me over 2k just for 90 pilIs I do not need (theyre anti inflammatory meds, instruction says "take as needed")
Hi everyone! I have 3 offers: A: Tier 3, NYC, Base - 100k, Bonus - 20k B: Tier 1, Baltimore, Base - 110k, Bonus - 10% C: Tier 1, Dallas, Base - 95k, Bonus - 10% Which one would you pick and why?
This has been a year for flying firsts: first two go-arounds to start the year and now an emergency landing at CLT
Looking for advice or possible referral? Trying to exit from Boutique TMT strategy consulting (1.5YOE) to PEVC— from west coast target with 3.4ish GPA. Any suggestions on where to start or people I can DM? Thanks so much!!
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