My sister in law is nurse who is anti-Covid vaccine and keeps trying to convince everyone in my family that they shouldn’t get the vaccine. Part of me just wants to tell her off but don’t want to strain my relationship with my wife
My SO got a great job offer in Bangkok and we need to decide soon. I’ve always been very independent and never followed a partner to another city or country. Will it be bad for my career to join him even while there is a little change I can find a job in Bangkok? Not sure what to do right now. Due to covid I recently got laid off and am already not in my home country but have lived here over 7 years. Any advice? Me following him or we both try to find another job in the country we are in now.
The pitfalls of high-density living to watch for especially for us New Yorkers she rode an elevator alone and then... https://www.news.com.au/world/coronavirus/coronavirus-contract-tracing-woman-infects-71-people-in-60-seconds/news-story/1dc30aed0e1f33c9ca1a4bdeaba98920?
Just want to thank the people in this bowl for giving me advice on several posts awhile back post-COVID layoffs. Had taken on 2 other (senior) people’s jobs/duties and then successfully managed and executed 3 major projects, I finally asked my new boss (team lead) about a title change and I’m glad I did! It was definitely something he had not thought about but could see the clear reasoning behind it and was willing to go to HR to ask if it was possible.
Who left consulting recently due to Up or Out culture? Did you change your mind about Up or Out post COVID?
Glad to see the bowl grew from 1 to 5. Modest, but gains nonetheless! Do elective procedures actually come back after covid-19 peaks? Clients already brainstorming how to build trust post-pandemic ..
Anyone been tested for covid at judiciary square? How long was the wait and how long did results take?
Did many firms give raises during covid or have firm addressed upcoming raises/bonuses that may have been forgone? Trying to get a general consensus
Can I apply infosys after 6 months after rejecting their offer ? Should I use a new Email ID? N.B. I have rejected the offer due to parental COVID infection on middle of second wave. I need a long leave which may not be possible while serving notice period. Informed and mailed HR with proper documents.HR accepted the same politely.
Yahoo reports 1.4 million healthcare workers lost their job during COVID19. Are you one of them? How can we help?
Can someone please explain why in store grocery shopping is considered safe? I still feel like that’s covid central.
Have any of your law firms published a new or revised “remote work” policy - specifically what it might look like post Covid? We’ve had a lot of employees (in all peer groups) say they would like some type of flexibility to work at home going forward. We are trying to start a draft with some perimeters and look at all the pluses and minuses.
Ladies, I need advice. I’m mid-20s and feeling painfully lost. For most of my younger years, my identity was rooted heavily in my friendships and social life. Graduating college and then obviously the pandemic took a toll on that, I moved home and many of my friends left the city I had lived in pre-covid. Flash forward to the world reopening, I don’t like my job, my friends live all over, I have a nonexistent love life, and I don’t know what to do next
Should you leave a somewhat stable (not so much with Covid and layoff talks) job for an ~8% pay increase at another agency rightnow? Who knows what the other place could be as well.
What do you do if you’re a junior associate working from home but get sick (not covid, common cold). Power thru and do as much as you can? No crazy upcoming deadlines but a few deliverables here and there
Why can't these people just work hard like the rest of us?!? Hands up! Don't loot! https://www.cbsnews.com/news/donald-trump-connected-lobbyists-secure-coronavirus-financial-aid/
I’m in Tax and completing the mandatory GAM WBL. Usually, this course it presented at ETU and can be described as three monotone panelists speaking for two hours without any inflection whatsoever. This year, due to COVID, it’s presented as WBL. However, instead of a new and interesting format, it’s just a recording of the same humdrum blithering. Except now, I get to listen to it with my children fighting in the background.
For those of you who have moved back home(due to COVID or holidays), how has your dating life been impacted?
Currently in NYC, considering another Sr.CW opportunity in Chicago. What’s a realistic salary range?
I work with several people with kids and I have noticed quite often that they completely disregard any issues of people with no kids and try to one up work life imbalance conversations with stories of them being parents. It must be hard being a parent but I don’t think people at work should be treated differently or given any additional consideration just because they have a kid. You already get parental leave so If I’m expected to work 12hr I ask the same to be expected from my peers with kids.
Does anyone have experience with a son having phimosis? Would you be willing to share what you did for your child—comment or DM?
Is it true I shouldn’t pack sneakers or a beret for Paris? Any fashion tips? Will be walking all day
Been offered a job in-house. For a tech brand. Could go from a MW salary to an ACD salary overnight. Marketers are all ex-agency, have big ambitions for the work. They have brand partners so briefs wouldn’t all be for 1 brand. Is it worth it this early on in my career? I’d also get stock options on top of huge salary increase.
My husband and I get along great on the weekends - we are amazing cohosts, we love to go out together, we find eachother compelling and charming. We also do well in “emergencies” - when one of us is sick or we a specific tough issues. But it feels like every weeknight is a tense and unpleasant chore of “who will make this decision about dinner/tv/how much time we should spend together in the evening vs doing our own thing” and I just feel like I can’t stand him only to be in love again Friday…
Wold you sacrifice your salaries, projects, people in order for the company to sponsor your green card?
Any managers left companies in the middle of a project? How was it taken / handled by firm? We're talking ~10 week shorter project
I’m trying to collect compensation data at the senior consultant level (1-3 YOE). For those willing, could you please reply with your firm and base salary? Senior consultants with 1-3 YOE only please, thank you!
Are all roles at MBB highly travel oriented?
Got an offer to join a startup, originally meant to take on the Chief of Staff role, but unfortunately title has been given away to someone else. I’m still interested in joining the company though, and have license to come up with my own title. Any title suggestions? (Won’t be a managerial role)
I really want to get my MBA from a top 20 b-school... is it worth it? Anyone experience transitioning from PA to more managerial/strategic role?
Got a 4.5% raise going from staff 1 to 2 at a big 4. 3 rating ( nobody got above a 3). Is that normal? I was expecting more.
Of the last 18 hours I billed, I have worked for 2 hrs, interviewed/applied to other firms for for 3 hrs and slept for 7. Prior to this behavior, I had a 4.5/4.5 scatter plot and 105% utilization. I make $5000 more than your new hire BTA, with 5 yrs of exp, and I was denied a market adjustment. You get what you pay for, D(an)
Who should I request feedback from if I am on bench since November. Went out of the country in February for my marriage and wasn’t able to do much in Dec/Jan because of the holidays
Are there women here that have a significantly larger income than their male partner/ spouse? My husband used to make a little more money 10 years ago when we first met (when we were both making under 60k). Then I started climbing a fast track career ladder and now make a total comp of close to 300k and he is still under 80k... (which is totally fine with me btw). But I have noticed that this has caused a lot of serious issues for our relationship. any advice?
The new KPMG retirement package is called CAP. Capital Accumulation Plan. Pension gone, 401k revamped. % contribution from KPMG based on service credit. Expanded parental and bereavement leave. Anyone have some thoughts on it? FAQ is lengthy and I’m sure I missed something important
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