Any advice in how to take advantage of a broader market short squeeze? Retail investor here but looking at Tesla with record $20B+ shorted whilst CEO hates shorters and everyone is holding in anticipation for earnings, potential S&P500 inclusion/ETF buyin and big announcements this year/amazing future
Yay! It’s “diversity” y’all! 🙄
Something I’m struggling with as it relates to the rise of the “Karens”. I get it, Karens suck and are very real but why is it that women always have to deal with this kind of stereotype? Men, especially Trumpian white men, are just as bad about their own privilege. Maybe they handle it differently or maybe people are less inclined to record them? I don’t know. But somehow it feels like yet another divide between women. Just wish we could make it less about gender and more about privilege.
What are some women’s groups or organizations that you think are championing women’s equality in the workplace? I’m putting together a panel focused on gender equality and would like to find some recs
Great Fortune article on PwC's Chairman leading the charge on confronting race issues in America - http://fortune.com/pwc-diversity-tim-ryan/
wtf does a "chief diversity officer" do exactly? forgive my dumb white ass but besides recruiting multicultural people and maybe hosting some events, is there really place for a c-suite role here?
Do you show your human side at work? Also share your gender if you’re comfortable. I’m F and I generally do, but wondering if this is not perceived well. For example, sometimes I talk to my peers about my weekend plans, sometimes about how tired I am because of work, I recently had surgery and shared with them details about it.
What’s your gender, age, & city? After dropping your info, respond to others in your area
Joined the ACN Strategy Careers LinkedIn group. Literally every post is by Ruth Faulkner and about women/diversity/being a mother and professional, not about "the job". What a waste.
It blew my mind to learn about compulsory heterosexuality and gender performativity. It’s weird because even years later of being aware of these concepts, I find myself having to unlearn things that were buried deep inside me without even realizing. It’s hard but it’s worth it.
Everyone: We asked for diversity and visible minorities in this video. This edit shows 90% whites dudes... The producer: The guy in the first shot is latino and there’s also an Irishman and an Australian bro at the end 😑
Hello all, how can we approach the gender pay gap at our respective employers? I know I’ve mentioned it before but it seems to make Culture & Talent, as well as Legal cringe. I don’t expect them to publish salaries, nor do I wish this, I just want to see what steps we can take to make our voices heard. Let’s open the floor up for ideas and suggestions!!
I fucking hate the expectation that "men must provide" or "women must act a certain way". That's damaging to a lot of relationships. I love division of labor and working with each other's strengths and weaknesses without so much emphasis on gender roles. I'm a big supporter of utilitarian relationship that strives for the good of the partnership and each party.
I know this topic does not get talked about much but will eventually impact almost all of us so here goes. I am thinking of retiring (early) and would love recommendations for countries that I can retire to that. Primary factors would be cost if living, safety, warm climate, good health care system, (preferably) close to the US - not a requirement, stable government and laws, diversity in landscape (beach, rivers, mountains). Definitely not super rich so thinking of 5k a month in expenses.
This Diversity in Leadership post is litty! If you enjoy reading comments and/or passionate one way or another about responding to ignant folk...enjoy https://joinfishbowl.com/post_53qxycw
Hey teachers! Have any of you ever used the program Transmath? It is a math program for secondary students. I am a high school inclusion special education teacher, and this year I am teaching a math class for some of my students using this program. I would love to hear if any of you have used it before and what it looks like in your classroom! Thank you!
The diversity officer at my old company:
Is SPY now risky with the inclusion of Tesla?
If you’re a 3rd year and above interested in lateraling to Willkie send me a PM for referral. They are giving some nice signing bonuses and no minimum billables. Guaranteed bonuses and great office culture. All offices.
SMs/MDs/Partners- If you have a client who's rude or unreasonable, do expect your team to just deal with it or is there a point where you'll step in to intervene?
CEO is hosting a town hall on Zoom to say there will be no layoffs and no salary cuts and someone has just used the chat to ask for a stipend to buy a chair. This is why we can’t have nice things
One Crunch or All Crunch plan? I don’t foresee myself going to multiple locations, but there’s a good promotion going on right now…
How does tax work with RSU? If I'm working in Seattle with $160 base + $60k RSU + 10% bonus What would be my take home pay excluding 401k contribution, insurance and other deductibles? If I'm getting taxed on TC, then my cash payment will be small, ain't it?
How do you politely turn down a job offer or back out of interview at last step without burning bridges? After meeting the hiring manager and stakeholders I don’t think we’re a good fit. This job also requires relocation. I don’t want to take a job and uproot my life for something that isn’t the right fit. I’m currently unemployed so feeling a bit desperate but also don’t want to move for something that isn’t right. Thanks!
I have 60k worth of student loans from a grad program with an interest rate less than 5%. Would it be wise to continue to max 401k and Roth IRA, and pay the remaining into student loans or reduce retirement contributions and pay off loan ASAP?
Hi Everyone! My parents are visiting San Francisco next week. They are in their early sixties. What are some activities that they could do? They already have a wine tour lined up an hour outside of San Francisco. Any recommendations would be greatly appreciated. They just want to have a memorable trip. One of them has never been to San Francisco, nor the Bay Area before, and my other parent has not been in well over a decade.
Hiring spree at informatica, do check out https://informatica.gr8people.com/jobs and dm me if interested with job code.
Would a SHRM certification be beneficial for a consultant in organization strategy? Anyone in a similar boat?
What’s the salary range for a product owner with a TS/SCI and 4 YOE of direct experience?
Friend was terminated from regional CPA firm after 6 years. No severance whatsoever, only paid out for accrued PTO. Does he have a case for legal action?
Have an interview for Guidehouse IT Strategy- Applied Solutions. What does this group actually do? They say they do Strategy work but is it just Staff Aug? I have a mix of Strategy and Ops experience and like technology but not implementing it.
New full-time Remote Job Opportunity ($75K) - Recruiting for a Cyber Security company, looking to fill a Marketing role (2-3 years' experience). Need experience in B2B marketing, demand generation and campaign development. Familiarity with Content and Webinar Syndication programs. Work cross functionally with teams leading CRM & data reporting programs initiatives (e.g. Salesforce, Marketo, PowerBI).
I have a Technical Screen Interview for Senior Cloud Data Engineer role at PwC. Any suggestions for what to prepare for technical round?
What is the appraisal cycle in IBM? How much hike one should expect in GBS for Salesforce skill? Also, I have joined at 20LPA+ 3 joining in Jan 2021, whereas one of my friend with same experience joined with 27LPA+3 joining bonus. Can I ask for correction in next appraisal cycle?
So, just what did Nick Emery do to get fired? ‘Prank gone wrong on zoom’ is all I’m hearing
What would you do if you were me? I quit my job a few months ago and started thinking about creating my own start-up - I've had this itch for years but was too busy selling every second of my life to advertising agencies. Long story short, I got an offer from an agency. The salary is great but I am not excited at all about it and this would again bring to a halt what I really want to do in life. *A bit more info in the comments.
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