Need a few good questions for a micro-aggressions webinar I’m hosting.. any one of you done this before or have any ideas? Planning to touch upon various types of micro-aggressions such as race, religion, gender, religion, age, title etc.
Let's talk about diversity and recruiting. I'll go first. I've had unconscious bias training and it helped me a lot. It taught me how to look a little harder at portfolios of candidates who may- con't
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!
It’s 2020, are men still expected to pay on the first date or is it acceptable to split 50-50? Not trying to start a whole debate on modern gender dynamics, I just need practical advice.
What are the best/most respected DEI certifications or programs? I would like to choose one that really walks the walk, and highlights all of the various areas of a diversity wheel to ensure it is well rounded.
(First ever post) I originally I joined this app to learn from others in consulting on a variety of topics (gender perspectives, comp, tips/ recommendations). Ever since downloading, I see more hatred and people making judgements on others with little context. Consultants are supposed to problem solvers but instead of people sharing perspectives I feel I’m back on Twitter reading threads that only create hate. Anyone else feel that way?
Newbie question. I currently have VTSAX as my only investment. Is VOO essentially the same thing? Does it make sense to put money into both? Just looking to diversity a little beyond just VTSAX
How long does it take you to get ready in the AM? Include your gender. I'll start...Female and about 45 minutes.
Thinking about moving to a big city with the following preferences. I am thinking about Dallas, philly, or Chicago. What’s your experience living in those cities? Is there any other city I am missing? 1. Growing economy and population 2. Great food scene and things to do as a young professional 3. Relative LCOL can’t afford housing in NY, SoCal, etc. 4. Diversity of culture especially a bigger Chinese presence
New York. All talk and no action here when it comes to actual inclusion and not cosmetic efforts.
At your firm, how would you say internal initiatives/ ENGs are split by gender? Flipping through some of ours, I’m seeing the majority are women. How can we get men more involved?
just bc I saw some uneducated BCG consultant go off on affirmative action today ...affirmative action/diversity hiring doesnt tip the scale in favor of minorities, it balances the scale
had a miscarriage (knew the gender and developed a connection) and trying to pull it together for my toddler. will start therapy but feeling so unstable. any tips to survive this? husband knows i’m sad but not as supportive as I want him to be.
Curious what everyone’s caseloads look like in their district if you are a resource room teacher. Do you have 504’s and IEP’s on your caseload?
What are the top suburbs in the DFW area in terms of housing affordability, diversity, and school quality? One caveat is we’d like to own a large lot, 5+ acres.
Anyone had experience with EY experienced hire? I got invited to this Spotlight on Diversity networking event as part of their recruiting process. Just wondering what to expect. Thanks!
Companies need to not dilute diversity with this whole diversity of thought jibberish - there are real issues re: bias, race, gender and respect in the workplace. Education around how to build better
Why is New York cool? I know there's haters too but generally NYC is seen as a cool place to live or travel. Why is that? Lots of cities are big, old, have great food, music and art, what makes NYC special or different?
I have my interview for Darden business school MBA program this Friday. Any tips or anyone gone through the process?
ZS vs KPMG vs Roland Berger? US NE office Have an offer to join rb or zs trying to determine if I should. strategy work at KPMG almost non existent in my practice. Not super hyped on healthcare but also don’t mind it. What are your thoughts? It’s basically ZS brand in NA seems to be better than RB, RB has more diverse clients and strong brand in EU
Would you accept capping billable hours at 40/week in exchange for being able to work while completely remote?
Anyone shoot in Toronto recently? Wondering what the going 12 hr day rates are for for non union OCPs? Session and year buyout for NA broadcast, and WW internet?
How to figure out what to specialize in? I’ve heard to make the big bucks, moving slides around and knowing excel isn’t enough - you need to have expertise in some kind of subject matter. Anyone know how to develop this expertise? How do I choose an industry/what is the best way to develop expertise?
Had my first hook up in almost 2 years over the weekend and now I think I have covid. How’s everyone else doing?
Interesting read on police unions. I feel this could apply to just about any public sector union. https://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/2021/07/bust-the-police-unions/619006/
I am interested in getting the AWS Cloud Practitioner cert (foundational). I’m tech-savvy, but have not been involved in Cloud work. Any idea on how difficult the exam is?
Hi all, Views on the below- We must stop glamorizing working for over and above the contractual hours if there isn't a system for fair overtime pay. Things would have been way different if there was a strong employee rights union.
3 months pregnant. So far I’ve had two ultrasounds at visits. I’ll be 4 months at next visit and yeah I guess I go every month for a visit. Question, do you get an ultrasound done at every visit? Maybe not required but can I ask for it?..
More and more colleagues are claiming that bringing a job offer from the competition is the fastest way to get a promotion from mgr to sr mgr and/to MD, do you agree?
Hi, I graduated from St. John’s university in May 2021. I am currently enrolled in St.John’s MBA program studying strategic management. I am looking for a consulting role, and would really appreciate a referral.
Interviewing with a FAANG for an ACD/Creative Lead position and trying to wrap my head around salary negotiations. What are people making at similar tech companies with 6-8 years of experience (base salary and total comp)?
I work a w2 salaried position and also 1099 contracts. I have an LLC. Anyone know how to use a SEP IRA? I max my personal Roth IRA every year and also have a 401k through my full time roll that I max out every year also
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