Mom is sick in India, unfortunately we are counting days. Can my US born daughter visit her, then can I request for my wife’s H4 visa stamping with a reason of assisting US citizen (child) to travel back? My wife doesn’t have valid visa so she’s unable to come down and see my mom. I’m finding ways to get her a Dropbox appointment.
Who else is flummoxed at KPMG being in top 100 mother-friendly firm?? This recognition has annoyed me every single of the last 3 years that I’ve been a mom.
Anyone else get irrationally bothered by spastic typers? The kid in the cube next to me POUNDS on his keyboard with sudden flurries of frenzied typing and slams on the backspace and return keys.
Had a spontaneous spring clean tonight -- it felt great and makes me want to adopt a more minimalist lifestyle.
Do you remember when you were growing up and the neighbor kid pissed you off, so you destroyed your sister's room. Then your parents said it was OK, because you were angry? Me neither. Stupid looters
There is a huge push for our district to install audio and visual cameras to the classrooms. What do you all think?
Most awkward Uber stories? My uber driver showed me a picture of her baby. Um, it was a doll.
Do you think parental leave policies and the culture around it at your company are fair?
Mothers, how do you keep your life going / live your life for yourself without having all your time sucked up by work and kids? I grew up with a doting stay-at-home mom, so I don’t have many examples of what balanced motherhood looks like. Also, it seems like American society erases your entire identity as a human being beyond “mom” once you have a kid, and I’m not sure how I feel about that. Thinking of having kids someday, but worried I’m too selfish to go for it.
I have a child who has been identified as a selective mute. Anyone have experience with this?
in your opinion, do i have a right to know whether my child’s daycare teacher has been vaccinated?
Just found out that I am pregnant. I am 35 and very afraid of traveling and the three hour time difference / not being able to sleep for 23 hours on thursdays potentially putting my pregnancy at risk
Considering making a switch to forensic accounting. Is it possible to balance a family? I have one child and another on the way.
When that article/chart came out about maternity leave, Grey had by far the worst policy. Did they change that at all?
I’m 38 weeks pregnant. (2 weeks to go!) Does feeling like I have a watermelon in my vag a sign that my water might break soon? Or is it super normal. :) 🍉 It’s been starting to hurt when I get out of bed and need to walk with legs spread more than before.
Kid-friendly Austin hotel or AirBNB? Was leaning towards the Element (no point-rooms available, though). 3 kids under 8. Seems like a good spot downtown, but am I better off further away from (cont)
Starting at Deloitte soon. Expecting a kid in June.. would I be eligible to take paternity leave even though I haven’t been employed for 12 months? Thanks!!
Hi ladies - I’ve been trying to get pregnant and have started looking at the ovulation since a month. My periods are usually bang on time, but this time it was two days late. (Contd.)
EY Find round at EY with Partner for Sr. Consultant CyberSec Program. What to expect for final round and compensation ? Are there any sign-in bonus or for relo. Location - Either Texas or Virginia (D.C) Have MS degree with 3+ yrs exp.
How is the work and culture at AlixPartners?
What is the KPMG pension plan? How does it work for managers and above ? Left the firm a few months ago, and got something in the mail but have no clue about the benefit
Maybe not the best bowl for it but - suggestions for golf lessons in northern New Jersey near Chatham?
I am thinking of switching to United this year . Hardly flown United but I am platinum pro on AA. Will United do a status match for me? Or will I have to start from sliver? How do ppl ask for status
SM’s - how easy or hard was it to exit into industry at Sr director or VP roles. Did you see a big jump in your Salary + Perks?
Has anyone successfully relocated for a job and have some tips? I am currently applying (3 yoe) but having trouble getting interest from recruiters outside my state.
S& fishes, if I want to do Pharma & LS strategy, what is the role I should apply to (as a Sr. Associate)? The only role I see open in PLS is in Ops Strategy - does this mean only working on operations in this space? What is the keyword I need to look for - Enterprise strategy? Corp strategy? Or does it not matter as long as I choose the right vertical? Completely unrelated, can anyone tell me if they accept H4 EAD's if the role is not eligible for visa sponsorship? TIA!
Just had a final round interview for a role that I’ve been in process for the past 2 months. Recruiter just reposted the role 30 min ago 😇
Is PwC the best paid B4?
Holding offer from acn CDO, decent salary but they mentioned they are lax on firing people if they aren't ready for promo. That's another way to say they don't promote as easily? Not sure what to do
Wrapping up mat leave soon & it’s back to work (from home) in a few weeks, & I’m going bonkers about how to manage two little ones in a small apartment while my husband is also WFH. How are people doing this? Any tips/childcare recos?
Speed test!!! Wfh #gigabit fiber
I’m in my 4th week of WFH. For everybody having a hard time being isolated, things get better per week ✨
In South Philly, good spots to go out in the city? extra points for dives with groovy tunes
Anyone hear any guidance on Federal client work yet? I don’t know who the “partial” govt shutdown applies to.... non-essential govt staff and contractors? Thanks. Sorry for the holiday question .
What do you usually ask/talk through in informal introductory calls with a company? Not necessarily looking to immediately go into a new job / interview, but want to know more about the company as I think through transitioning jobs in a few months/this summer.
As an interventionist, I work with many grade levels and students. Looking for the best way to document data and information along with how to share the information with classroom teachers & parents.
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