I have benefitted so much from WFH. I’ve had more time to cook, exercise, and get more sleep. The dread of returning to the office is getting to me and I hope we don’t have to return to the office again soon.
How are people "networking" now that we are wfh? I mean, you are barely even aware if people still work in the same company. Previously, you at least saw them every now and then at the office but now... They could have fired half the company and I wouldn't know
9/25/2021 - Job Hunt Assistance Alright folks, let's try this again. WFH is on the rise, people do and don't want a RTO. On 4/18/2020 I did a job search help forum situation thing, and I want to try it again. This week, add the information requested in the first comment as a separate comment. Next weekend, I will actively look for jobs for you and DM you the things that I find. You have to do the hard part - cover letters, applying, interviews, salary conversaions...etc... cont.
What are some signs to help evaluate the actual WLB at a company? Seems harder now that everything is remote
How has your WFH experience during the pandemic impacted (or not) your sense of loyalty / willingness to sacrifice for: - your team - your client - your firm
So I’ve got a situation: I’m a first year in transactions. Office is located in a different city than where I live. When I went to the office and didn’t work remote, I stayed at my girlfriends. Well… she broke up a week ago. I don’t have a place in the city where the office is located and I’m currently working remote. I don’t feel like moving, actually. I never did in the first place. Only reason was for my relationship (yeah it was a bad idea I guess) (1/2)
Anyone gotten rhinoplasty? I was getting consults before the pandemic and chickened out bc I’m terrified of dying in surgery for a cosmetic procedure. But I’m considering it again bc I hate how I look in photos and bc we’re all wfh and I’ve never met my colleagues in person so no one would know. Anyone had this done? Was it worth it? Any issues?
I know we all love the work from home (or do we?) but does anyone actually miss traveling for their consulting engagements and all the fun that goes along with it? The late nights at the office then the bar and random hookups and excitement and all that? Sure it’s a grind but I think I actually miss it too. Maybe I just miss seeing people at work or seeing people at all. I wonder if we’ll ever get back to that.
Very thankful to have a week each month remote on my project. Let's be real, we don't need to be on the client site every week.
Hi - Sway in Norfolk, VA is looking for full-time senior creatives. Remote is an option. “Out by 5” work/life balance along with other great perks. If you’re looking to do high quality and engaging work without the big agency stress and grind, check us out. - UI/UX Designer - Senior Digital Producer - Wordpress/Platform Developer
Hey 🐟, I have about $400 leftover in a WFH stipend I got from my new company. I already have all the essentials (standing desk, keyboard, monitor, etc). Any suggestions on what I can use the remainder on?
Any news on when offices are going to reopen?? Will it be mandatory to be WFO. Can we opt for perm. Wfh???? Please give updates on your company policies on this matter.
Anyone else really pack on the pounds during work from home? I really blew up - probably gained 40-45 pounds. I feel so bloated and sluggish all the time and none of my clothes fit anymore. I hope I’m not alone.
Accenture hiring Share your resume at firstname.lastname@example.org Experience band 2 to 12 years. Location Pan India (wfh)
I have a salary range in mind for a new role based on online research and target increase from my comp now. But my research shows the data points are for salaries in HCOL areas. Do I need to adjust what I ask for if it’s a remote role and I’m not in HCOL city? Don’t want to overshoot and lose a great opportunity.
Looking for freelance Mid/Sr AD. My GCD asking me to throw a few books on their desk by Tues. Gig will be 2-3 months, remote. PM a book if you’re interested.
6th year L&E associate here and thinking about transitioning to a position with better WLB. How do you go about getting a government job and are they flexible about WFH, at least a couple of days a week? Recruiters reach out all the time, but always about other firm positions. Tips/ advice much appreciated!
Anybody else food cheat on their partners while wfh? I just had a nice bowl of ramen from my favorite place, delivered discreetly by Uber Eats. I cheated because I just wanted to eat what I feel without discussing it (used to be everyday lunch in good old days). I hope my partner doesn’t suggest takeout for dinner. :)
Groundhog Day - WFH edition
The manager on my project likes to ask another more junior woman do some "admin" stuff, such as book meetings, take notes, and even book his flight!! I really want to help this junior woman not do the admin stuff that much. What can I do?
NYC to SFO Delta flight was delayed for 4 hours because they lost bags, which resulted in needing a new captain whom they had to wake up and ask to come in...love airlines.
Planning on working remote from Colorado for about a month. Any recommendations on places/towns? Specifically, looking for towns that offer weekly/monthly furnished apartment rentals (outside of airbnb/vrbo/etc.) in addition to the outdoor activities (hiking, biking, parks)
Trying to get a gauge on my compensation. 1 YOE in government consulting, $70k salary, 0 other compensation (not sure about comp adjustment this year, but expecting minimal to zero). Located in DC. Underpaid or overpaid?
Received the offer from EY for M role, on call and email on Wednesday and also received a mail from the partner about it. Told them I will be accepting the offer. Had another offer & already received their contract , now I don't want to say no to the other firm before I sign the contract with EY. Which I am being told will only be ready next week. What is your experience after getting a confirmation on mail, how long could it take ?
What’s the etiquette for when you’re a sneezing and coughing germy mess but maybe not “sick” enough to warrant taking the day off (or maybe I should)? Does it look bad to ask to work from the hotel?
Hello everyone! I’m an intern for the talent agency/recruitment company, “The Gradient Group” for the current Summer 2020. I help manage our talent experience and acquisition. And most importantly, helping others get jobs :D. We just launched numerous job opportunities on our website that range from locations in NYC, D.C., West, and East Coast; in a whole variety of positions. Please feel free to sign up for a free account on our website https://www.gradientgroup.com/#/. Or shoot me an email at email@example.com to answer Q’s and assist! :)
Anyone have experience moving from agency to I’m-house or brand side? I was just let go from Edelman & it was my 2nd lay-off in 2 years and my 3rd agency. I’m worried if I look at another agency (if they’re even hiring) that I’ll get laid off again. I was an SAE. Any advice is welcome!
What are the best office locations (worldwide) for culture, perks, WLB, etc. at your firm/agency?
I was due for a promotion but then covid hit, and during the peak of layoffs/furloughs, I was given the run-around that we have agency wide promotion freezes, etc. Over the past month, a handful of people have been promoted. I know everyone's situation is different but I can't help feeling snubbed. How do I know whether they are genuinely trying to promote me and can't, versus them stringing me along for as long as possible? I dont want it to come to having to bring another offer to the table..
For MBB interns who finish their summer internships and receive return offers, can they directly transition to FT? Or do they need to wait for some period of time
I am seeing a lot of people in my network leaving Deloitte recently… a lot in SM / PPMD cohort. Looks like ACN and PWC are really on huge hiring spree….
Hii fishes, How much package can i ask for yash technologies for business analyst role 3.4 year's of experience. Current CTC - 5 LPA Offer in hand - EY 7.5 LPA
There’s a company that I really want to work for in the future, is it possible to convince them I apply for my green card now and then join them once the EAD card comes in post-GC approval?
What TV channel/ shows you guys have going on in the background while you work from home - for stress release / avoid anxiety
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