I am scheduled for a inventory call next week. I just moved to from Chicago so I don’t have g car here. Comminuted with the Rm that I don’t have the car and she suggested that I reach out to the audit engagement team to see if I can Uber. I did that and given the distance of almost 2hours, the senior responded saying they pretty much can’t reimburse me for that. What can I do since I don’t have a car? Open to suggestions! I really wish I had a car to drive down there but I don’t.
I have 3 years of experience and wanted to know how is Mercer? Is it a good company? since its a product baseI I'm planning to accept its offer as DBA but need suggestions on its goodwill and environment.
What do you think of brands using the same tagline?
“Good/Best things come to those who wait” was apparently used by Heinz in the 1980s and by Guinness in 1990s.
I hope there won't be lay offs due to this divestiture in EY,
They are also telling that hikes and pays will be great but not sure though
When you leave work on Friday, leave work. Don’t let technology follow you throughout your weekend (answering text messages and emails) take a break you will be more refreshed to begin the workweek if you have had a break.
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What do you do when you need a sub? What kinds of plans work best for subs in the Spanish classroom? I have needed subs lately and have found it hard to plan lessons that aren’t just busy work.
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Re-invited to interview at BCG but also want to cast a wide net and apply for Mck and Bain. However got rejected last year this time at the resume screen stage. I’ve changed firms since I last applied (to a well known boutique) - is this sufficient or am I still frozen?
So why do we not tax wealth?
We know you can drive benefits from just having "wealth" even if you never realize the gains from property or shares.
Anyone got any idea about Oracle's Inside Sales role.
Hows the environment, target pressure, etc?
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Did any one received email after HR discussion today?
HR said that I will receive email but haven’t heard anything yet.
How many days usually it takes after HR discussion to get any info?
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If he's turning out excellent code, he's probably just in "the zone". The downside of that is everything else usually gets left behind - emails, Slack, eating, etc. Having been there in my younger days, when you're "on", you shut the world out and you want to get what's in your head into code quickly.
You need to connect with this person and understand their work cycles. In many cases you may just need to do calls rather than email, and do those calls at convenient times. I'm not saying bend to their every whim. But to get the most out of their creative moments, you need to do a bit of work too.
Shift to other channels? Teams/slack/etc which are more messenger type & quick to get back? Or even quick calls.
I personally prefer email to Slack. I work with multiple teams and am subscribed to many channels. I often miss important messages and find it hard to go back through the history to review older discussions. If it is really important, call me.
I stopped reading emails more than once a day.
My assumption is that if it's important they will find me in chat
As for your programmer. There was another posting on here from a programmer that basically said
"My boss keeps emailing me during the day and that is breaking my programming rhythm"
I'd say find ways to communicate with your developer that doesn't screw up concentration
Maybe match these two up and have them talk through this here. Even if they are not exactly paired. Where is a 2 way pipe when you need one!
Schedule a morning standup/checkin with them. With all of the different channels of communications (email, Slack, IM, etc.) I know I sometimes don't see questions directed at me for hours, or even days, when I am busy. A few minute call first thing in the morning isn't disruptive and is a chance to discuss issues, get status, etc.
That's a tough one. I would just be open and frank with him, maybe give him access to some lessons?