Wow. Just had the most detailed dream about missing a connection in PHL due to issues with the terminal buses that was so vivid and detailed it took me way too long to realize it didn't happen.
I'm getting sick of my brother that keeps stringing along and hooking up with women, never settling down. He's 45 and gone through 2 divorces already (guess why?) He keeps telling me he wants to find love, then next day he brags about all the women.. the cognitive dissonance man
How do you spend you bench time? Feel like I should take adventage of the downtime but worry that I might not seem proactive enough for optics.
Has anyone ever tried negotiating for more vacation rather than a higher salary? I'm applying and interviewing for jobs right now. Some firms have unlimited PTO while others only give a few weeks. Personally, I'm much more interested in getting an additional week of vacation and would rather negotiate for that but usually only hear of people negotiating for salary. Has anyone had experience with this?
I billed a .5 this morning on a break between bar exam MPTs. I don’t know if this is an accomplishment or just sad.
Interested to hear how people learn project management. I have done PRINCE2 exam and read PMP materials, but I find these are too textbook theory based. Real life projects seem to be very different and a lot more complicated. I often do not know what needs to be done unless someone tells me. I believe you can learn these things on the job, but I am keen to expedite this with some books or courses. Are there any resources that are particularly helpful?
Interviewing for a great position in industry (tech). They have equity comp & great benefits. Spoke to their HR, then interviewed with 2 people in the tax department and am getting scheduled for a next round of interviews. The only problem is: the office is about 1 hr from my house (I own). They said repeatedly that they want someone who will be in the office 5 days a week. I would actually move but can’t rent out my place now due to some repairs going on that will take 4-5 months. Thoughts?
Resigning after 8 years. Looking for new opportunities with either part time or limited travel. Can’t do full travel commitments.
Hi!! Has anyone here interviewed for an AWS role? I’ve linked the role below. My dad is interviewing for this role and I would love to give him some tips on how to suceed. He’s super excited! I’m less technical and he’s an immigrant so want to help him prepare the best I can! Any advice on interviewing at Amazon in general/this role would be helpful! Check out this job at Amazon Web Services (AWS): Senior Database Consultant https://www.linkedin.com/jobs/view/2601054269
One day before vacation, I got an okay project review today. I am stressed out about finding a new job and performing better at my current job. I lost excitement for my vacation. Someone cheer me up!!
Any recommendations for a driving instructor? I’m Aussie and have a valid Australian driver’s license but unfortunately need to sit the test here. Confident driver but wouldn’t mind a few lessons before sitting my test because of this whole other side of the road thing. Appreciate any recs!
Hi guys! I am starting consulting in August. Im 23 and just graduated yesterday with my master’s. Do you have any tips for clothing and how to become a top performer? Also can someone explain “bench”?
I accepted a new job, they said PTO was “generous.” I find out it’s 19 days a year of PTO (which includes sick days). I have two young children and we like to vacation 1-2x a year (no more than a few days away each time). Am I crazy that this is pretty limited time off? 8 of the normal holidays off during the year (working the week between Christmas and NYE). Thoughts? I dont know if lack of PTO is a good reason to back out, is it?
My gyno suggested I get some baseline hormone testing because I’m 39 and still would like to have a baby, but also been experiencing some pre-menopausal-ish symptoms. I am on the pill every day, no breaks, no periods. She said I only have to stop taking the pill for a week, then get the blood test on day 7. Has anyone gotten this done? I haven’t had a period or PMS for at least a decade. Should I stock up on Midol and chocolate??
Need in-law advice. We’ve been very careful with COVID. Our children are too young to be vaccinated. We are visiting parents-in-law (elderly, vaccinated) and sister-in-law (her and her husband vaccinated, two small kids aren’t but they arrived early and are past incubation period). This is an isolated lake house. Turns out this whole other family is staying in the house. We weren’t informed. They are not vaccinated yet all are eligible. One, a camp counselor, is now ill w/ fever, cough, etc.
CD salary in SF? Mid size shop
Have an in-person interview with Guidehouse for their Health Sector Organizational Strategy Management Consultant - Experienced Associate role. What to expect?
FYI- We are hiring a Media Buyer (TV/Radio experience required) and a Copywriter! Remote/WFH with no plans in the near future to return to office.
Hello team I am SAP Security Consultant. Let me know how can I prepare for CISA certification ?
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