Is it possible to breastfeed only if you get a baby nurse? I am due in December and contemplating getting a baby nurse, but want to know if baby nurses make more sense if you’re pumping or giving formula.
Hi all, I got offer from Deloitte and UST global. I want to join Deloitte actually.I have a baby if 7 months old, and seeing the wlb reviews about Deloitte I am kind of scared to go for it. Could you please let me know whther most of the projects in Deloitte are like that ? I need to join in 2 weeks and yet confused which to go for.
Wife and kid are going to be out of town for the next 2 weeks. Instead of wasting time, I’d like to do something productive. What would you do if you have say 3+ hours a day. Maybe self help, wealth creation type books, work out daily, take care of some things around the house.
Pregnant with my second and my oldest will be 23 months when baby 2 arrives. What do I need to get with a second (second monitor, double stroller, what else?) TIA!
Thoughts - my kid got selected in a gifted program and it’s 1.5 hour drive from our house. We also have a baby who goes to daycare near our house( 15 mins ). Is it worth to send my preschooler to the gifted program ? It’s only for 6 months and after that my baby would go to daycare near the preschool itself. I am just not sure whether a 1.5 commute in morning and evening is worth the school for 2’kids to go through and will reduce our family time everyday.
What’s the parental leave policy at your firm? Maternity vs paternity? Is two weeks paternity leave pretty standard?
Does anyone work primarily out of a coworking space like wework or regus? New job is 100% wfh when not traveling (which is about once a month) and wondering if this would be a good option, since I have a kid on the way and will be harder to WFH.
For those of you who chose to have kids 2 years later OR sooner than you planned, what was your decision and reasoning? Currently deciding between 27 and 29 to start trying for a first child.
What would you do if you were out on a parental leave for 12 weeks? (Besides taking care of your newborn) Taking ideas!
had a miscarriage recently and am having hard time not to think or worry about what happened. It’s been 3 weeks and my husband just yelled at me saying 1. I should be grateful for the kid I have 2. We didn’t plan so I can’t worry about it. 3. That he is done caring for our toddler in the mornings( he wakes up pretty early in the morning due to daylight savings) and i am unable to sleep at night, end up sleeping in the morning. Does anyone go to therapy for miscarriage? Does it help?
Why is maternity leave, policy and other women's issues not important as compared to Juneteenth, coed bathrooms, and all the other issues in the media today? Women are half the population and at an average of 2.1 kids per woman, these are major issues. Are we not vocal enough? Organized enough? Not a serious voting demographic? Too grateful things are better in this generation? What is it? Why does 50% of the population matter less compared to these smaller marginal groups?
Was going over a case with my lawyer father, which he's working on, and realized the importance and power of 'skimming' which we obviously learn and practice doing our job. I was able to glean from...
Am looking to pick out a daycare (pregnant now). What are key factors to keep in mind (besides obvious health and safety)? Proximity to our house? Price? Large center or small and home-run? What do you wish you'd known or paid attention to when picking out a daycare?
I see my boss as a mother figure. Is that bad?
Advice, please? Boss in subsidiary seems jealous auntie-boss and grand-boss @ parent co are starting to pay attention and give me more interesting work, which I want. How do I side step him?
Just found out I’m pregnant but I have been having off an on back pain all over. It feels a little sore in certain areas. Not sure if it’s because I’m only sleeping on my sides or if this is common. Anyone else experience this before?
EY moms (not based in CA) - Has anyone taken an unpaid LOA on top of parental leave + 3 weeks of vacation to extend their leave to 6 months?
My best friend & I got pregnant around the same time. We didn’t know the other was even trying - just a happy surprise. But now I am going through a miscarriage and I don’t know how to feel. Lots of jealousy, but I’m still so happy for them. I knew it was a possibility (1/4 pregnancies end in miscarriage) but why did it have to be me? I don’t want to go to her gender reveal next week, it’s still just so painful but I feel like a horrible person for harboring these negative feelings towards her.
Question for EY moms - my husband and I are thinking about starting a family soon, so I was looking up the parental leave policy to see what my options are. I know some firms have clawback clauses that require you to come back to work for a specific period of time or else you have to pay back the salary you received while on leave, but I couldn’t find anything similar in the EY policy. Does this mean EY doesn’t have a clawback clause for parental leave, or is it just hidden away somewhere? TIA!
Hey ladies, I have to vent. I’ve been in a friends with benefits on and off situation with this guy for 10 years. I recently hit him up because we haven’t spoken in a year and I missed him. Long story short, he cheated on his current gf with me. I asked him if he had any regrets. He said he feels bad, but it was worth it. I just don’t understand how he can physically melt in my presence but after all this time doesn’t want to *be* with me
Deloitte M&A? Why am I seeing a lot of posts say it’s culture is toxic? Is WLB worse compared to other Big4/Mid tier? Thanks.
Anyone going to grad school this fall have any luck asking/getting more scholarship/reduced tuition, given what’s going on with covid/online classes?
I am a beginner DA user and trying to gain experience. I am trying to do a project on ESG for fun, and having some difficulty coming up with a hypothesis. Want to pick your brains and see if I can get started. I have data about CO2 emisiones, electricity usage, air quality, and that’s pretty much it. Using alteryx and powerbi (to visualize results) as I don’t have any other programs. Thanks so much!
Quick question: if one of your staff is seriously underpaid, would you expect that he/she addresses it? And if so, how and when and with whom? (Big 4 consulting context)
Had a third interview with CEO of tech startup last week. Now the HR manager emails me saying she wants me to 'hop on a call' with the CFO tomorrow. I already interviewed with him for the second interview. I'm not sure what to expect, it doesn't make sense that I would have another interview with him but I'm not sure what else it would be. Any ideas?
McKinsey associate partners in nyc make $450k total comp…$300k base and $150k bonus - accurate? Anyone know what junior partners / senior partners make?
Anyone have any insight into Brookfield properties? I am interviewing for a data and analytics position in NYC
I had +100 nights at SPG this year... in the new app I have 78.. anyone else missing nights?
How are lateral signing bonuses structured? How long do you have to stay for your bonus to not be clawed back? Are there other requirements attached, ie meeting certain expectations or billable thresholds?
10+ YOE, experienced hire, and up for promotion to SC this year. My current project is straight up analyst work (absolutely no disrespect). I spend my days doing nothing but updating excel sheets, producing reports for slides, and doing extremely boring work (go into 100+ folders/excels and report back on who's completed what). I not only feel like this is BS, but I feel like it's going to screw up my promotion. I've never asked any analyst I have worked with to do this stuff, yet here I am...
Considering a few offers and had a quick question. What are the benefits of commercial banking at JP Morgan compared to Management Consulting?
Hi I am just trying to understand the job market. While everywhere around me in newspapers/online unemployment is being talked about, but when I see companies such as say Deloitte/other MNCs, there is a lot of hiring going on. So many people are leaving for better jobs. Then why unemployment? Is it in different space-retail and tier 2/3 jobs that being hit?
Has anyone sent out a survey about remote or Covid-19 job burnout/employee well-being that they can possibly share the template questions with me? I found the results for a survey sent out at Deloitte but didn’t have success at looking at some of the questions that were used. Any help would be incredibly appreciated!
Anyone know what a senior associate total comp at Hietman (Chicago) is? Any word on company culture? Department would be financial reporting and operations.
how much is the salary raise from consultant to senior consultant in Cyber Risk? thought new range would be in the 90s K but coach said not to get hopes high so wondering what’s the standard
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