Good morning. I hope everyone that reads this post is doing well. I sincerely hope you all can assist me. I am seeking a job because my previous position downsized from Covid. I have a vast amount of experience in legal, criminal justice, mental health, higher education, and a few other fields. I am a PhD candidate and should be finished by December. If you have any referrals, please DM me. My LinkedIn account is www.linkedIn/In/worthingtonchristopher. I have my resume posted. Thank you.
Why aren't we taking more precautions during rallies during covid-19? I am so nervous about these close spaces and almost no one has masks.
Now that I’m happ(ier)[still in my learning curve!], have switched lanes and am making a plentiful salary—due to the confidence boost from this site, my S.O. is now exhibiting the same “symptoms” as I was while I was with my former employer (I was formally state government & fed up—not even miserable).
My SO is an attorney of 8 years. First seven was healthcare/medical malpractice sort of stuff. Towards the end, HE HATED IT. LOATHED IT. This was also when COVID hit. He hated it SO MUCH
So we have a new door/ security guy in my building. Thinking about what we on this bowl said a few posts ago on needing to be excellent to keep our jobs... well, the new guy (Black) is overzealous and putting into effect all the fine prints building rules his white counterpart overlooked. Pre-covid/riots era I would typically have been sooooo annoyed ... but now, I totally feel and respect him for doing that✊🏼✊🏾✊🏽
My sleep pattern is completely shot from COVID. Even on nights when I'm not on duty, my mind and heart are just too full of this crisis.
Will COVID life teach us anything?
Theoretically, if you were laid off during COVID19 and have a 6 month gap or something, and the economy starts picking up, how receptive and understanding would companies be of that empty gap?
Has anyone looked into ASO? Amazing outdoor retailer in the south and has a ton of momentum related to covid trends
I don’t have many friends and I don’t have a best friend.. this really weighs on me. I moved around my whole childhood, had a short studying-filled college experience and as soon as I started working COVID hit. I feel really alone and I’m not sure what to do, everyone around me seems to have lots of long lasting friendships. I had a couple close friends who ended up being very poor friends so I cut them off.. at this point I’m not sure if I even know how to be a friend or how to make one.
In a report that challenges widely accepted COVID-19 prevention guidelines, researchers say there’s “little benefit” to health officials’ “6-foot rule,” especially when wearing masks inside.
“The distancing isn’t helping you that much and it’s also giving you a false sense of security because you’re as safe at 6 feet as you are at 60 feet if you’re indoors,” MIT engineering professor Martin Bazant, who authored the study, told CNBC.
Is anyone still taking measures to avoid contracting Covid? How are you finding navigating work (travel, in-person meeting requests, team socials?)
In the spirit of supporting Black owned businesses:
if anyone has recommendations for a Black personal trainer who can work with me via Zoom/virtually and knock my fat ass back into shape, please let me know!
Prefer those who may have lost their jobs due to COVID 19.
Does anyone know if I can transfer H1B with an expired passport? I work on H1B which expires in 2023 and can be renewed on an approved I-140. I just got a new offer and the company will file an H1B transfer for me. However my passport expired last month and my consulate is refusing to renewal my passport due to covid.
Officially scared. I’m triple vaccinated (double Moderna, got booster about 2 months ago) and I’m in my third trimester and due in about 8 weeks. Husband and kids all tested positive for COVID and I’m unable to have them quarantine so I’m a sitting duck. Can anyone point me in the direction of information about risks of Covid for triple vaccinated people in third trimester? Or perhaps provide reassurance?
Racial disparities in COVID continue to be a complicated and concerning trend. Really shakes my faith in society right now
What would you do? I’m 7w pregnant and don’t want to tell anyone yet. Have an upcoming shoot (6 hour plane ride) and agency said anyone can opt out for coronavirus fears. I’d hate to miss it. Help!
Hello everyone, currently I’m an analyst in a boutique life science strategy firm in Boston and wanting to break into IB. I’ve taken my own time to practice - and out of my own pocket - financial modeling courses over the last year to hone in my financial/excel skills. I’ve been considering a MBA, but given the current COVID situation and not wanting to stop work for 2 years, would a part-time MBA be of any benefit to break into IB? Happy to discuss in DM. Thanks in advance!
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Have been working on a $2M extension proposal at current client. I want the bid to fail so bad. I don’t want to be here any more. Client is nuts. 😭
Hi guys I am getting 19 fixed + 2 lakh joining + 1.9 var in ZS
AND Bank of America 21 fixed which should I join for good career exposure and which would be better
Is it bad to consistently email hr to fix your timesheet? I am literally so forgetful about my check in and checkouts and I feel ashamed
My first foster cat. She's still a little shy hiding in the Amazon box, head tucked under a sacrificial Accenture branded fleece throwover, but once in a while she comes out for pets.
What is the fastest most efficient way to pass the SIE, 63 and 79? My firm will sponsor any program/study package. Emphasizing efficiency over cost.
Women how would you react to this- I’m talking to a woman with a child. Really into her and we seem to be really compatible. I told her today that I wanted to take care of both her and her child, I invited her and her child out on my boat to go tubing and more. Continue in comments
Thought AUD was next Saturday 🤦🏼♀️
Like to hear from the fish regarding Cloudcraze /Salesforce B2B commerce. Does it have the potential to grow and be as big as other products like SFMC or CRM
Thoughts on Prada mini sidonie bag?
If you did CDDs at MBB at the PL level and then moved over to PE. What level (associate, senior associate, VP) and TC should you expect? Would you have to take a paycut?
2nd Interview for Sr TPM (AMZN L6) role — flow was too easy (recruiter was more intense!). My interview was led by a direct report to the hiring manager I was scheduled to meet with. There was no explanation or heads up of the change. I talked to recruiter just now and won’t be moving forward. I can’t help but feel that the decision had already been made by the hiring manager not to proceed. I definitely appreciate the practice but it definitely has a sting to it.
How to speed up data transfer from GCS to Azure? (Have ORC files and latency is quite high)
I was told that I was the chosen candidate for a new role that I applied for which will be promotion, I just recently received my offer and was surprised and decided to start negotiating. My boss immediately said that this is offer, either take it or lose it and no negotiating, and was only given a day to decide whether I want it or not, so he repost the position, and was also told that I was going about it the wrong way for trying to negotiate, Is this wrong of me to negotiate?
Hi guys , I have a job id for atlassian . Kindly refer me. Please cooment down so that i can reach you. I will share my profiles on dm. Atlassian
Anyone joining Barclays in August please dm me
When do you know it’s time to move on? Been at the same company 6+ years, and killing my quota consistently (last 5 years 25%+ when team growth goals were 3-6%). Coworker just got promoted to sales manager because she got an MBA and now I have to report to her. I have double the years in sales on her and the success to back it up. Feels like a demotion since I previously reported to the director. Time to look elsewhere?
Is there any point in telling my employer about a recent PTSD and ADHD diagnosis if it's not affecting my work? Just wondering if there's any point in disclosing mental health issues or "disabilities"? Thank you! 💘
Used up all my PTO on my wedding and honeymoon and now I am waiting to accrue. Why wasn’t I the winner of the mega millions? 😩
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PC vs Mac? Why?
Wells.....Here we go again
Do you think it is helpful to have a flirty persona in the workplace esp. if you work with mostly male superiors? i feel like my un-flirty very modest personality is in some ways a handicap...
How does everyone cope with work stress?
Client called on after hours. Apparently branch picked up phone and he was drinking. He can’t remember call. The reason I know? I.called him Monday around 4pm. I was on my way to a dinner. He finally
I have a client who needs a 401k, or a solo retirement account w loan options. When I was at UBS/Ameriprise, it was no issue but now it seems tougher to find a firm that does solo 401k as a RIA's.
I've heard vets tell new FAs to go for the "low hanging fruit", what are some examples of this? How can I meet affluent investors? I keep finding really small ones. I don't want to give up. Any tips?
How well does your firm's brand messaging live up to the real life experience for clients and employees?
Merry Christmas all. Looking for good books for 2018. Possibly related towards sales. Heard about questions that sell etc. any recommendations?? Trying to learn all I can as a new RIA
How I in the world do people question our fees and not a real estate agent? I understand that there was a time when they busted their butts combing through piles of paper to find a house or sell one..
Anyone work in wealth management at Goldman Sachs and comment on hours/work life balance?
Currently an FA within the banking channel with CFP & ChFC. Need to make a move, but not a huge portable book to bring. I currently make 6-figures and would like to continue to do so at my next firm and still be able to grow. Willing to buy a book as well.
I’m confused by the CFP education requirement. Do I need to complete other designations before I can sit for the CFP exam? Such as CLU and ChFC?
What fun giveaways/swag have you given at fair or seminar? Looking for something that will stay on the desk and remind them of me 😄
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