Looking for inspiration: what’s the best virtual event you’ve seen so far? (Loving random slack groups and of course Fishbowl!)
Hello All, I was visiting Fishbowl's LinkedIn account and saw it was highlighting particular bowls. Would it be OK to ask for the Women in Tech bowl to be highlighted? The reason being is October is Breast Cancer Awareness month and I'd think this would be tie in really nicely. Maybe we can have a "paint fishbowl pink" initiative? I'm trying to get one done at my work with Pink Zoom backgrounds, etc. Thank you for your attention!
If I remove someone from a channel on slack, will they be notified of who removed them, or only that they've been removed?
Any industry Slack groups worth joining?
Anyone else have someone in their life / work or personal/ who continually brags about “knowing how to set up a zoom meeting”? It’s month three of the pandemic. We all know how to set up a zoom meeting Karen.
Why are firms so hesitant to fire low performers? It’s horribleeee for the teams that these people are on because everyone else has to pick up the slack
Here we go! ✈️ TSA, crying children, tourists, decks, calls, WebEx, perpetual email chains. Vroom Vroom.
every time zoom asks me how was my meeting experience, I always have a desire to click bad. Not because of zoom, just because of the meeting itself
Would it be considered “unprofessional” or “frowned upon” to use pikachu as my picture on outlook, chat apps, zoom, etc, instead of my ugly face?
Does anyone know how to leave your skype status as available when the computer is off? Asking for a friend :-)
Does anyone have suggestions for virtual happy hour games/activities? What has your team been doing, and what has worked best and gotten the most people engaged in participating?
Nightmare situation today at my first Zoom trial. On Friday, the court said trial would begin at 1:30 PM on Monday. We informed our clients and all our witnesses to be ready at that time. Never got a Zoom link, figured it would show up Monday morning. At 9:01 AM on Monday, we get an email saying, among other things, “Defense counsel has not appeared for trial.” Then, another email came immediately after that, with a Zoom link included. It’s just me and the paralegal in the office at this point.
Any EY 🐟 install Skype for Business on their phones? I'd like to pretend to be available when I'm not at my computer - do you have installation tips?
Imagine, instead of Meet the Parents, a movie called Meet the Partners where an analyst anxiously waits in an introductory zoom call with the project partner only to receive a “pls reschedule” an hour later. What’s your best consulting spin-off of a movie?
After 12+ years in FTE roles both agency and brand side in strategy/brand marketing/social strat roles. Thinking about taking it freelance. But I’ve never done freelance or consulting before - ever. Would love to connect with someone who’s done this (or does it on the side) - would anyone be open to do a Zoom call with me to answer questions/give me advice? As a token of my appreciation, I’d send you a Drizly (or Seamless, DoorDash, or UberEats) gift card so we could make it a happy hour!
About sixth months post partum and I am so unbelievably tired all the time. Baby sleeps through the night yet somehow I am exhausted to the point of lying in bed all weekend while...
When applying to my next employer, do they need to know/do they find out that I was on short term disability at one point while at my current employer? I fear this would ding me as they would view me as a potential risk.
Chicago at 140K or San Francisco at 175K?
Going off my anti depressants (with doc oversight) as we start to try to have a child. Here. Goes. Nothing.
I believe MBA has somewhere lost its value. In the age of technology, one should pursue Technology related courses rather than spending a hefty amount on MBA. What's your view on this fishes?
Have a couple first round PE interviews next week. What should I expect in terms of behavioral, technicals, and cases? Thanks fish!
What is your max class size for the year? Is that number based on a virtual or in person classroom?
Ballpark pwc M1/2 salary for someone making 113 with 9 years solid experience, related field but not in consulting. 80% confidence in promotion.
Managers and above, what was your base salary increase when jumping from one B4 to another?
Dubai is easing travel restrictions in certain instances for inbound travelers from India, South Africa and Nigeria. More information in this article: https://gulfnews.com/uae/government/uae-dubai-eases-travel-restrictions-from-certain-countries-including-india-1.80048102 Hope this could help those needing to travel, potentially for visa appointments of quarantine.
Have a 30 day project that is local but 20 miles outside DC. Zipcar and Uber would be too expensive but it's not metro accessible. Can you lease a car for a month? Is that even a thing?
Thinking about an MBA but failed accounting in undergrad... Basically, I got a D in my accounting class but ended up with a decent GPA (3.67). If I wanted to get my MBA (I’ve only casually thought about it) should I retake accounting? Would the grade severely hurt my chances? Any thoughts are appreciated :)
Advice needed! Have just been asked to Freelance with W2 form. Without any benefits. Is this even possible? Would I lose my eligibility for Unemployment insurance once the gig ends? I was laid off from my full time agency job 2 months ago and have already freelanced as self employed on an LLC since. Seems like they’re being tight and taking advantage of the current climate.
I have received an offer from a company (I like but don’t love, in pharma) ____ I am waiting to hear from another agencies and am still interviewing for the 3rd (both not in pharma which I would prefer.) ____WHAT SHOULD I DO?!
Do you ever get a sense that desi women tolerate abuse more than women here? As in, perhaps several of the things we identify as abusive in the US aren’t even considered abuse in the context of this culture yet?
I am just enrolling in 401k, what does it mean to max out 401k contribution? I googled and it says max contribution is 19k, so should I do 19k / my salary and contribute that %?
What’s everyone’s thoughts, opinions on a future housing crash? San Diego gone prices are crazy
General curiosity... On job applications, how many of you fill in the voluntary form regarding race, sex, and gender?
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