For anyone who owns a Macan as well as one baby: how has that combination worked out space-wise?
Why exactly is the lateral market so hot? More deals going on? People leaving big law completely? More people taking parental leave? A mix of these things?
Looking for a good company to move to in order to have a baby and a good work-life balance. Don't really care about the pay as long as it's not lower than 50K in Florida. Any good firms you know that offer that?
My dad has had a bout of depression come on and it seems pretty serious. Can you please please advise how to help a parent who is struggling? My sister had also been struggling for a long time and I am used to that but not sure how to help a parent. Any advice would be greatly appreciated
So, what if your kid is in a 6 person Montessori class with no interaction outside of their “pod”, serious disinfection and prevention practices and all the other parents are super socially conscious and aware. 2 teachers per classroom and no infections during summer school on campus. Yay or nay?
What do parents do if their child is choiced and don't want their child to go to school? Will they lose choice? We haven't heard what's going on in this part.
Help! Only 9 weeks pregnant but on a high-burn project. The team all works super long hours, but I'm EXHAUSTED!!! It's too early to tell my team I'm pregnant, right? How do I navigate?
Gave up my business class seat for a kid who was looking at me, as she boarded, and the drink I was offered, her mom said - she always thought it was cool why people got bigger seats to sit. She is 3!
Anyone had surgery to remove fibroids through laparotomy (abdominal cut) and was able to successfully get pregnant with IVF after? Did you do egg retrieval prior to or after the surgery? I’m 33 and my eggs don’t get any younger. Doctor said earliest I could get pregnant is 6 months post-op. Would prefer to do a retrieval round prior to surgery in Nov, would this make sense at all? Thank you 🙏
Any advice of how to get a dog when the rental has a no pet policy? I really could use a fur baby in my life
I’m pregnant with my third and need a recommendation for rental maternity clothes. Last time (3 years ago) I did Le Tote and liked it. I would do them again but wanted to know other options!
Wish I were a baby right now. I'm tired and hungry and it would be so nice to take a nap and then cry until someone feeds me.
Is it still a bad time to move to NYC? Would be WFH but wanting to get it over with and get out of parent’s house. Would be coming from FL so assuming it’ll be quite a shock moving there
I don’t like dogs. Don’t find them cute, they smell horrible, and how do people let them lick their faces?! Ewww
My lovely wife got me a bottle of Talisker 18 for my first Father’s Day. I’ve always loved the 10 year, but first impressions of the 18 are superb.
Finally got this baby delivered from Japan...was lucky enough to find a classic MM300 in pristine condition. Choice for me was between this and a new BB and went with this one!
For those who do not have a nanny or childcare but are still working, how are your days structured? Is this doable? Moving to suburbs and looking to enroll our kid in a toddler program in June. Our nanny can’t come to the suburbs so thinking about going 6 months without childcare.
I’m tired. I love wfh. But balancing it with cooking, cleaning, teacher, parent, caretaker - I’m drained. I want to sleep and wake up when it’s all over
interviews are exhausting
A young me attended my first THREE interviews in a full suit. I still cringe thinking back about them. However, I’m pretty glad those agencies didn’t hire me.
If I put my two weeks notice in June and work until July, will I be able to use my health insurance until end of July? Or do I need to wait to put my two weeks in July?
Traveling internationally for work/taking PTO to explore. Mentioned it to some friends/fam and they invited themselves. I said ok initially but now want to travel solo, would it be rude to take back?
What’s the case for going to MBB for 2-3 years before trying to make a jump to FAANG vs going straight to FAANG post-MBA?
Hi Guys - Is it good to look for a job change now? Currently at level 9 with CTC 15 and expecting promotion this year. How much hike can I expect?
A3 in San Jose?
Relocating to Columbus, OH area. Would prefer to transition to Independent. Have over 5 yrs as lead advisor experience and cfp. Could probably transition 4-5m and help with existing book.
16w pregnant w/ 2nd child and have an interview for a job I want. When should I tell the potential employer? I know it’s illegal to discriminate...but also want to be strategic. Any advice?
Traveling during the Cubs game tonight and Delta of course has no live TV. Sad. :-( Go Cubs! ⚾️
Can they disburse excess PTO for those who get fired on 11/16 to the rest of us?? It’s just in time for thanksgiving AND Christmas, too?!
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If I have to cancel (non refundable) plans due to work, is it reasonable to ask the firm to reimburse me?
Three members on the team left and the remaining 6 have been told to increase their workload to compensate. The firm will keep their bonus but will share their workload with the existing employees. How can you justify this? Lol. What happens to the unpaid bonus? Rollover to next year?
Moving to london soon - curious how much you spend on bills? Internet, water, gas & electricity, council tax, insurance?
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