🙋♂️Raise your hand if you think you’ve had COVID but never tested positive or tested positive for antibodies in the last 8 months.
Coronavirus is still lurking behind the scenes. News reports are so vague. They Don't even break it down by state?
I’ve put on about 20 lbs during covid lockdowns and haven’t lost a pound since. My SO loves me but (and I agree) has always been big about us keeping appearance and weight in check, first for our health but also for overall attraction. His take is if a disease somehow made me put on weight there’s not a comment he would make but in this case it’s really bad exercise and diet habits. I don’t disagree but I’ve never been so far from my target weight that I just don’t know where and how (cont)
Some people think CPA is just a title and not worth the effort. Is the Coronavirus going to impact folks without a CPA license now that companies are laying off employees? Curious to see your thoughts
What’s the best place to post a room for sublet? Also has anyone had luck subletting rooms during covid?
How cautious are people actually being during coronavirus? I’ll make a poll in the comments, but is there any data on stay at home compliance?
Need to get a COVID-19 test for international travel. Anyone knows how soon it can done before travel and any places in Jersey City that do it?
Once the dust settles post COVID what do you think the hybrid model will look like for most companies with number of days in office vs remote each week?
Anyone who had COVID or pretty sure they had COVID, have you noticed any strange symptoms long after the initial sickness? I exhibited all symptoms in late March for ~10 days and recovered. Since then, I’ve had a few weird 1 day fevers and occasional stomach issues, latest in August. Wanted to see if anyone else had similar experiences.
Just need to vent: my friend refuses to bring up the topic of covid and how it will likely effect her wedding. She’s just moving forward like we aren’t in a pandemic and it’s becoming exhausting trying to be supportive and excited for her when it feels like she’s living in a fantasy world. She just had us purchase bridesmaids dresses and I can’t help but feel like it was a complete waste of a few hundred dollars. I feel bad for having these thoughts but I’m over it.
How is New York right now? I’m struggling living at home with my parents and ready to move into the city to start my life but don’t want to be miserable moving to a new city during covid
Going home this weekend - what is the most time efficient (minimal disruption to work) way to get rapid COVID test?
Any advice on how to convince a conspiracy theorist about why it’s important to take the coronavirus vaccine? No judgement please on either side.
Thoughts on REITs? Their values are still deflated compared to pre COVID levels, and interest levels are still at zero... if a REIT in question has a good balance sheet, what do you 🐟 think?
I broke up just before Covid, not having the slightest clue all this was going to happen. I know it was for the best, but I still keep thinking about my ex (even though he was a tool). I don't think I will meet someone anytime soon, which is fine I guess, but it just feels like the shit hit the fan in all areas of my life and I can't do anything about it. Just needed to vent.
People let go due to covid, what's your plan: Take the first job you can find, even if it's a not great job or at a mediocre agency? Or wait for a better job, but maybe wait a long time? I was at a top tier agency before covid, but now am only finding B tier agencies hiring.
I want to FIRE. IRA and 401k are beyond my definition of the ‘RE’ idea since they can only be withdrawn without penalty at 55. Is the only other way to save for retiring at 40-55 an individual brokerage account and just accept the tax upon withdrawal?
How has your WFH experience during the pandemic impacted (or not) your sense of loyalty / willingness to sacrifice for: - your team - your client - your firm
I seriously doubt some of the recruiters and hiring managers in the big4s now a days, their decisions w.r.t. designation and pay depends on their mood and willingness to work on a particular day.. They will interview for X designation and then will ghost you and then will come back with a lower level and pay saying would you be interested?🤣 Why would somebody be interested to join at a lesser pay, when he/she is currently well in his/her job and just found the opportunity more interesting...
In your opinion, what do you think is the most important piece of creating a positive school culture?
Seeking referral to Microsoft for a healthcare position. Trained MD with healthcare strategy consulting experience. Please advise on how we can connect and really appreciate your help!
I’m a new associate at BCG - started two weeks ago and I have no how idea if im doing well or not. I did a first informal feedback session last week and they told me I need to improve on slide making. Is this normal? I have a 6 months probation and I want to make sure I’m in a good position to pass. Am I being too nervous too soon?
In these times, if your referral bonus is $1k or less for seasonal employees you are asking for: 1. Employees who put in work to refer people that end up negotiating a part time option don't work on referring anyone else. 2. If the potential new hire gets an offer, employees have 0 incentive to convince them to accept it. This can even lead to them giving negotiation tips which get the new hire a $5-10k higher offer. They may even recommend accepting a diff firm's offer straight up.
Is anyone in Marbella? On a project in Spain and spending weekend here, but on my own and very bored 😑
Starting a new role soon (PM role - Biz Ops) Folks that have made the transition, what type of prep would you do in the weeks leading up?
One of the best thing of the job is you won't be stuck with the same people. I'm so glad I'll roll off soon and it's been so frustrating to deal with some ppl on my team.
Tips on saying no to a project opp? Reason is because I’m about to leave the company soon. Nothing lined up, but working on it.
Transitioning from full time agency life to be a freelancer and/or part timer. How have folks negotiated their rate, hourly vs day? For reference, I’m in the Account/Project Management space and have 8+ years of experience. And I’d ideally like the rate to result in more $$ than what I was making when salaried. Thanks!
Desi Consultants!! - who all are thinking of hiring Sima Taparia (after watching Indian matchmaking on Netflix) for finding your future significant other?
Do people in analytics groups (Quantum Black, Gamma, Lighthouse, etc) get access and exposure to the parent firm's training for general mgmt consultants?
Anybody have more information on the Accenture Consultant - Procurement Strategy role? I may be a good fit.
Got an offer from Guidehouse as a senior consultant in HIA back in January. The recruiter is MIA and not coming up with joining date and giving reasons like other PRoject team was put on bench and they will be allocated first before giving joining dates to the new hires. What should I do...if the recruiter comes back with the joining date. Should I join? What is the business situation at Guidehouse right now?
Hello folks, I am about to join IBM and company offered me a joining bonus of 1.5L . Any idea how much company credits the amount after tax deduction?
My bipolar father has ruined our whole family's lives. He won't take his medicine, keeps having episodes, and only cares about himself. I only feel hatred when I am around him or see his face. He has made us miserable. I don't know how to deal anymore. He doesn't even know me anymore, he doesn't know any of us, but will put up an act in front of the world. I don't know what having a dad looks like. Apologies for the vent.
McKinsey & Company Is it considered negative if I present my framework for too long (~ 6 mins) in the case interview?
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