Skype ping noise = ptsd
Ok it’s been a while. What’s the most embarrassing thing you’ve seen over zoom while WFH.
I have an exploratory call with a recruiter to determine opportunities I’m interested in. It’s a Zoom call. Would you dress up for it?
Does anyone have a virtual happy hour activity that was actually fun, other than drinking some expensed booze.
Breastfeeding on a zoom call. Yay or nay? Was awkward in the call today. With webcam on. No one said anything but can tell from the faces the bewilderment. 5 people call. 3 women and 2 men. Kept up to point and wrapped the call quickly. I am one of the males btw.
Looking for inspiration: what’s the best virtual event you’ve seen so far? (Loving random slack groups and of course Fishbowl!)
Seeing some people just roll out the bed and show up on zoom meetings. I think this will come in handy to remind them to shower and change, ‘hopefully’? 🤦🏻♀️😂
Need to put together a deck about ‘video treatment’ for shoot with photographer (need to use some of photos for short video - like zoom in and out). Never made this. Anyone tips or good examples? Thnx
Nightmare situation today at my first Zoom trial. On Friday, the court said trial would begin at 1:30 PM on Monday. We informed our clients and all our witnesses to be ready at that time. Never got a Zoom link, figured it would show up Monday morning. At 9:01 AM on Monday, we get an email saying, among other things, “Defense counsel has not appeared for trial.” Then, another email came immediately after that, with a Zoom link included. It’s just me and the paralegal in the office at this point.
every time zoom asks me how was my meeting experience, I always have a desire to click bad. Not because of zoom, just because of the meeting itself
Anyone else experiencing texting fatigue during the pandemic? I love my friends, but after a full day on zoom calls the last thing I want to do is talk or text about the minutiae of everyday life. I feel like once a week or every couple of days is a happy medium for me. I know my friends mean well and they’re great, but the constant texting is wearing me out! Curious if other people feel this way?
There’s a bird outside my window that sounds exactly like a Microsoft Teams Ping. I’m all for animals but this bird has got TO GO.
Swung open the door to the living room singing and dancing to the book of mormon. my wife turns around and whisper yells "I'M ON ZOOM!" Fail.
If I remove someone from a channel on slack, will they be notified of who removed them, or only that they've been removed?
Starting my first job in an agency next week. Any tips, do’s and don’t, things I should know before I start? I’ve been wearing a tshirt over zoom for so long now I’m not sure what to wear when I go into the office.
He thought he was off camera on a zoom call but he was not. He was caught being naughty in plain sight. https://nypost.com/2020/10/19/jeffrey-toobin-was-masturbating-in-front-of-new-yorker-bigs-report/
I really want to try for baby no. 2 soon but now if I would start it would put me in my busiest month of January when the baby would be due. I already went down in hours this past year because of the pandemic and my Team had to pick up the slack. I also was told yesterday that the team struggled when I went down in hours. I really want to start trying because I want my kids closer in age. My daughter turns 2 in July so I would like to start soon so they are 2.5-3 years apart. I don’t know
Watching the Golden Globes suffer “WTF is zoom?” and float zoom screens of actors in their homes next to each other....I feel for them. And also realize we have a weirdly useful skill these days.
When you send 2 enumerated, short questions over Slack and your colleague responds with a paragraph answering neither 🥲
Why do people exit to VC PE firms? What are the benefits and what type of roles are these? Noob here trying to learn about exit options
Is 250k TC for a Director level position in industry the average for someone exiting a 200k TC manager position in consulting? Total 10 YOE with last 3 in consulting. Is the compensation and jump in title worth putting my small family through the trouble of relocating between coasts? Not sure I will see many more Director level exit opportunities if I let this pass and keep looking closer to home.
ISBC and Citizens Bank merged, if I buy ISBC today is there any benefit to me given the $1.46 cash per share of ISBC and 0.297 of Citizens stock per ISBC share? Newbie to investing I'd assume there is pre merger date you'd have to own for any of these benefits or can I still buy? Bad thought all together? Thanks!
Would you leave consulting (if you hate it) for your dream job and a 50% pay cut? Current salary = average post-MBA salary at T1/T2.
This is a dumb question but since I haven't been on the bench in my time with PwC - what code do I bill to? I mean besides like PD for stuff and trainings. G&A?
Need advise from moms of 1 kid on what you did/doing to make sure your kids have social life. My SO comes from a big family so my kid has lots of cousins. All my SOs bro and sis have 2 or more kids so they don’t include my son in most things. It has gone to an extend he doesn’t want to meet fam for holidays or even face time. He gets possessive and annoyed around them. We have been trying for 2nd kid and It’s not easy with multiple rounds of IVF etc . Contd..
Looking for advice! I work in tax law - I did ~3 years at a small firm after law school, got my LLM while working full time, then transitioned to a position in-house where I’ve been ~1 year. I dislike the company’s lack of transparency, it’s internal management structure, and the politics in the tax law department in particular. On top of that, I’m already feeling burnt out (likely due to the work volume and multiple forced resignations in my dept in the past couple months).CONTINUED IN COMMENTS
AMERICAN EXPRESS India is hiring for Golang Engineer role. Title: Golang Engineer (Microservices, Kubernetes) - 21009039 Experience: 3+ years JD screenshot is attached.
I am a recent graduate with Masters in Industrial engg. I graduated with a 3.97 GPA but I am unable to land any jobs. Is there anyone who can help me out with a referral or help me understand what to do in order to at least get connected with people from the same industry? I have been applying and connecting with people but no one replies back after I introduce myself. Any help would be much appreciated!!
How do you handle coming up short on your dream job after getting very, very close and crushing every interview (3+ rounds)? This one stings…
Hi all The CPE courses that i pursued on june 30 got credited to next fiscal year I raised a complaint to the us learner team and they reverted my credit points back to be compliant as of june 30th 2021 Today am shockingly getting an emAil that i am non compliant. In the system, my points have been again moved to next fiscal year Please advice what to do. I have emailed them. But there is no phone number to seek help
Hi everyone! I just got a new entry level job at an agency that I’m really excited about. I was wondering if anyone has any advice on how to stand out, find mentors, and grow in a 100% wfh environment?
Anyone have insight on remote roles? Pros and cons? How’s career growth if you are primarily internal?
I am 35, currently a manager, on track to get promoted to senior manager next year. I work on post merger integration/ separation. I want to break into PE (investment team). I am currently learning the basics. How should I break in? Any advice, what role should I target
I heard PwC is going to increase their presence in Nashville and go after more of the healthcare market. Has anyone else heard that?
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