I was having IT issues when my firm migrated to Microsoft teams. I was getting help and they took control to do their trouble shooting. After fixing the issue, he suddenly video called himself to test it all works. I was laying in bed naked when the cam turned on 💀
Slack is the worst thing in the fucking world. In what way does getting pinged every 5 seconds help productivity?
Bit the bullet and bought a dyson airwrap. Here’s hoping for less time to look fab on those zoom calls 😅 any tips?
When you always dial into Skype calls because of a broken computer and everyone thinks you're sus :(
I feel for the jr’s who have started their careers in this remote world, missing out on all the experience that comes with being in an office surrounded by people and creative work instead of the silo of WFH. Any suggestions on how to keep them engaged and learning without it feeling forced with zoom tutorial sessions?
Whats the range for a senior manager at Zoom
Important Zoom Person, “Could everyone go on mute.” Text from coworker, “We can hear you poop.”
Can anyone provide insight into customer success at Slack? I see a roles that might be a good fit but don’t want to just be a customer service rep.
How do I set up Skype for business so that I can ping my friends at other companies that use Skype? Please respond :)
I can highly recommend this webinar: https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_sRhAN0MnSqmblDTCJKHNiQ Heart Disease is the number one killer in the US. Learn how to help yourself.
Do Feds really not know we can see their Skype status that they have been away from their computer for 8 hrs on their telework day?
Another week of Microsoft Teams, Zoom meetings, impromptu phone calls, and passive-aggressive emails...
2021 Headwinds and Tailwinds. What are the thoughts as the fiscal year closes out? I'm seeing 2021 as likely more punishing given the lack of visibility and the fact we may have diminished economic activity for 2 to 3 quarters. I have little visibility into how comp will be impacted but can only imagine lots of early retirement zoom parties. Thoughts?
Anyone have a great CFP that works with folks remotely (I.e., via Skype or FaceTime) or in Boston? Looking to learn about the unknown, e.g., tax loss harvesting, 529s and other similar vehicles, etc
Anyone has experience working at zoom?
Let's see if anyone can guess how I feel about Monday morning and another week of endless Zoom meetings.
Do any other managers get annoyed when a resource works from home and is unavailable via Lync or Skype through significant periods of the day? How do you handle?
Offer at growth tech company in SF/NYC: 135k TC (105k Base, 120k RSUs over 4 years, no signing) 2.5 YOE, offer would be for Sr. Business Analyst at Asana, AirBnB, Slack, etc. Take the offer if you’re current TC is 95k? Why or why not? Thx for the feedback
Any recs for office chair within $100 range? Asking for a baby sister who’s a broke college student. Doesnt have to b fancy/super fancy but something that r of decent quality… i know its a stretch to ask for this budget🤣
Having a call today with a life insurance person. I’ve asked for quotes for me and my wife for a 20 year term and some long term care riders. We have a newborn. Any fish out there have anything else?
Hey there! I’m looking into a move from academia to industry. Higher education is a hot mess and my job has no formal growth opportunities. I am not paid competitively for my role or location. Plus, we just got our first raise in 8 years! It was about 2%. I feel like my passion is no longer serving me and the future I want to pursue. Tips for making the switch? I just had my final interview for an IFS research position at PwC.
My friend is hiring for UI developer. Salary upto 20 LPA. Check out the JD for more details. Dm me your resume
Looking for book recommendations! For reference go to authors are Michael Lewis, Scott Galloway, Bethany McLean and James Stravidis. Open to all recs- would love to hear why that book
How is The Martin Agency post-WFH? Heard lots of great things about it in the recent past, but curious since it seems like everywhere went downhill after the pandemic.
Despite all the negativity about how “bad” is handling COVID, we are actually crushing it compared to most of our developed-country peers.
Tips on how to best push back at your client when they’re wrong, without sounding combative or argumentative?
My firm is virtual - all work done remotely in home office unless on client site. Haven’t traveled since mid October. It’s driving me nuts. What do you recommend doing?
Any good books on disciplines and raising a strong confident girl ?My 4 old is such a cry baby and screams a lot. We are both in consulting so tend to pamper her out of guilt. She is still not contd
How long is too long to take off from GMAT? Spent~8 months on it plus working while living alone and think it’s started to take its toll (panic attacks, etc.). Need to get up ~30 points or so and thinking of getting healthy/deferring application to next year.
Anyone been to Patagonia and have day trip recomendations? Also any Marriott (or other) hotel/lodging recs for El Calafate or Puerto Natales? :)
I’m applying in round 2 - if the people who were to write my reference letters at my firm just quit, can they still write it? I wasn’t expecting this and don’t think I would be ok asking anyone else
I have been using Amex Gold Rewards for nearly 10 years now. Should I switch to Chase Sapphire Reserve? What does this community think?
On a federal project and the greatest challenge by far is dealing with the lowest cost technically acceptable contractors. The government just throws away money because they won't pay for good people
I am a Project manager for a cloud computing firm in India. I want to settle in Canada. What are my options? I would apply for the PR this year, but how do I find a job in Canada? Or should I try an internal transfer, would it be easier?
I have a four hour final interview in quants this afternoon for a dream job. Any advice? Wish me luck!
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