Recently received an offer from a mid-size public firm and unsure if I should consider the opportunity. I’m currently in S1 SALT in NJ. The details are below:
- Pay: $80k (12% upward bump than what I’m getting right now)
- Title: Semi senior, but up for promotion in July if all goes well
- Role: General tax, but mainly federal tax. One of the main reasons I’m considering
-Location: Technically NYC, but assuming I do well while we are still remote I can work out of NJ 3 days after covid ends
EY can you use American Express on the phone to book personal travel ? Or do you just call the company (enterprise, delta, Marriott) to books yourself and ask for a corporate rate?
For NICU nurses - from your experience and what you have seen, can a nurse with one year experience working on a general medicine/covid-19 unit land a job in the NICU? What do you think would make someone stand out in a pool of experienced applicants?
Has anyone attempted or been successful at negotiating more parental leave or earlier eligibility (if employed <1 yr) with their job offer?
I am about to start “trying” for a baby but in the back of my head have a huge fear about actually giving birth. Any other moms felt this way and how did it end up going?
Leaving for Hawaii in 2 weeks. For those who have been recently, where did you get your Covid test? I’m very anxious about not getting results back given some of the reviews of testing sites I’ve read 😣
Friend of mine is a physician assistant and someone who died of cancer had a fever and they said he died of COVID..
I was at a friend’s. Her and her neighbors are all moms and get together for dinner while the kids play. A father showed up to drop off kid while the mom was busy elsewhere, instead of going about his plans he stayed with us. I felt so much sexual tension with him there its so weird. I was attracted to something about him and i know i had his attention. I could barely look him in the eyes when he would make conversation. I wanted to… you know what. SO WEIRD. Hes not even a 10! Im so confused.
How do you handle having non-FA friends from a financial standpoint? Like I want to travel more or do things that are a little more costly than just grabbing meals/going out together
Thinking of a buying a townhome in Newcastle. School district is decent. Any advice on the neighborhood? We are a young couple and expecting our first child next year. TIA
I’m currently a travel CST, debating settling down in Sacramento, CA area. Is there anyone that can give me insight on salary/hourly Pay for that area. I come with 9yrs of experience and level 1 trauma trained.
Best everyday bank account and credit card in Australia for an expat couple?
I‘m moving to Australia with my partner and we don’t have a bank account and credit cards yet. We basically need the bank account only for everyday finance stuff (local payments, debit card, etc) and we‘re looking for some credit cards with good international fees and ideally a reward program to collect some points for traveling.
I am watching you....covid
Delta fast track challenge-
If you registered for this promo for the 2017 year and reached platinum, is it possible to register for the new 2018 promo? OR are these promos a once/life time offer
How many days have you taken off during COVID?
Can individual order business credit card? Looking to order chase ink business, but the terms say that they verify business ..any insights?
Help! I desperately need a little time away to clear my head. What are some relaxing getaways, hotel/spas or wellness retreats you’d recommend in the US or Canada. I’ll likely go solo or with one friend. Would love any suggestions you have.
Has anyone put together gifts for new fathers at their company? We've had a couple of recent first time mother's but have a first time father coming up. I'm assuming most of the items can be the same as they were focused more on the baby or like door dash gift cards, but is there anything father specific i should include before he starts his parental leave?
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when will synechron release offer letter after HR discussion? Why don't they give clarity on when will they release offer letter?
I have 5.4 YOE with 9.5 LPA. I have an offer of 12.37 in Accenture and continued giving interviews. Kindly advise. If I didn't get any opportunity, should I go with Accenture?
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Any insights into QA Manager salaries at small/mid size agencies in Canada?
Got approached by an agency recruiter for a role that indicates there are already 200 applicants on LinkedIn. Do direct reach outs qualify for a higher ask in case none of the applicants are a good fit?
I have been looking for a new job for 6 months (not in consulting). I’ve gotten past the first round in some, not in others and I’m just getting defeated. Sometimes I think my answers are not as polished (even if I practice beforehand) which makes me think even though I practiced I needed to do more. But I’m just so tired being a new mom. I feel like I’m not bringing my A game but also just need a change. Any advice? I try to do a few minutes a day.
Is the likelihood of getting a better room (ie an upgrade) at an SPG property higher if you do a mobile check-in 24 hours before your actual arrival time?
After uploading documents in Bosch First Services one week ago, there was no update from them, when I replied to them via mail - They said we will get back to you.Is this sign of getting compensation breakup or they looking for other candidates.I have offer from CGI and only 3 days is remaining to accept.What should I do in this case?As CGI has said if you don't join after accepting offer we will blacklist you.
What’s your first week at Deloitte look like? Is there any task on day 1 time sensitive? When did you start client work? My laptop shipping was delayed and I didn’t receive my laptop on Friday so I don’t have the laptop on day 1.
Can anyone please refer me for Analyst- Program management profile Verizon . I have job id with me
Hi fellow consultants, looking for a referral to BCG in canberra - would love to have a chat so please hit me up!
UBS or Morgan Stanley ??please help fishes I have joining next week
Accenture client UBS - 15.30lpa + Variable 4lpa
Xoriant client Morgan Stanley offering 18 lpa
Been in consulting since a year & love it. I am on a project that requires travel M- T. We are now planning to start a family.. I am worried about my career & ...
Wonder how this virus is going to effect state testing? Has anyone had news from their state?
Hey MC fish!
Can you name the Management Consulting firms which are next best to MBBs and Big4s?
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Did anyone take a break from work after having baby? I am going though a very difficult situation with my depression (not just PPD, there is another reason to it), tried hanging in there. Cont’d
Anyone care to share taking care babies material My 11mo sleeps for 6hrs straight and then wakes up for soothing We don’t want to cry it out but keep the LO in our room in her crib sleeping for 12hrs
For those that outsource cleaning, do you tip your regular cleaner each visit or mainly around holidays?
I saw a SNOO for sale for $600. Has anyone had any experience with buying one used?
Since it only has a 1 year warranty if something goes wrong with it I am stuck.
Moms, my son is turning 1 year old on March 19th. Would it be ok to transition him to cow’s milk starting tomorrow? We are almost out of formula and not sure if we should buy another can. Thank you
My 23month old just started daycare today. She's been home with us largely because of covid. Can you please share your daycare routines, what to expect (e.g. colds, ear infection??) And how to adjust. Thanks!
Anyone else hate extended family zoom calls? My mother insists on trying to do them but all that happens is my young kids and my brothers young kids shout/talk incoherently over each other and it’s impossible for any actual adult conversation. I suspect our third brother who has no kids hates it as his wife and him usually sit there in silence. Any tips or tricks to make it less awkward? Or do I just accept what it is and keep doing them when asked?
Boundaries question: do any of you allow in-laws/family members to take kids out of school for an activity aka going to the zoo? Note our families live within 15 mins of us and we see them often..but I just don't feel comfy having my in-laws take my kids (4 and 2) out of daycare for a day trip..they ask almost twice a month and I've usually said no. But my spouse sees no issue with it ...I'm just thinking long term boundary setting. Like why can't we go on the weekend or after school..?
Q for moms mixed feeding bubs: how do you ensure you keep up your milk supply?
My LO is 10mo and still pretty much exclusively breast fed, but will take a bottle. I would like husband to do some occasional formula feeds to give me more freedom, but I don’t want to have to pump to replace those feeds. Will this create a problem? How frequently can I “skip” feeds without issues?
For those with a nanny, is it reasonable to ask her to use the same sleep methods and schedule you try? We’re trying to get our 5-month old to nap in the crib and try each time he goes down for a nap. If we try for 20 minutes and it doesn’t work, we hold him. She says if he won’t nap in there for us, he won’t for her. She said it’s easier to take him for a walk or hold him. I realize she also has our toddler, but I’m wondering if this is going to mess up our efforts to sleep train later on.
My hospital is inducing me at 9pm on Sunday. This being my first I think this time has been solely decided based on the convenience of a doctor . Should I call the hospital and ask them to move it to early Monday morning so that way at least I am not eating anything before going into labor and also getting good sleep?
Tell me whether you would be annoyed by this. Husband found an extra vaccine dose at a grocery store 30 min away by calling around while I was telling our 3 yo a story before bed, then barged in and announced that he was going to go get the vaccine and dashed off! Without asking me if I wanted it? Granted the pharmacist told him he had to hustle and he knows I can’t drive on the highway solo. But still! I feel like a 1 min discussion about who gets it was warranted! Thoughts?? Lol
Do u see the double line or am i crazy? This is 7DPO...anyone had an experience with that? False positive?
Favorite electric breast pump?
Have the Spectra S1 and trying to decide what to get for #2.
Wonder what pushed her over the edge
Any moms have advice or experience on part time positions they have moved into or where to start looking? Just at a point where I know this isn’t sustainable with number 2 on the way but I have no idea where to pivot. I mostly work in change management btw.