Have you been seeing any creativity lately around gender inequity, child abuse, LGBTQ, PETA, guns rights, or other cause related marketing? Why not? Because none of them are trending at the moment?
Expecting our first in about 6-8 weeks. Both my wife and I work at places with strong parental leave policies. We are considering staggering our leaves (I’d take a couple weeks right when the baby is born, then go back to work until her leave runs out, then go out) to save $$ on child care. Would also have a bit of family help during the first 4-6 weeks as well. Any experienced dads think this is a bad idea?
Tips on coping with an older parent that seems to have mental health issues but refuses to address them or take medications prescribed to him? Currently living at home to give my other parent ... cont
I'm 25 weeks pregnant and have been looking for work for the past month and half after getting laid off. I've had several interviews, but so far nothing has panned out. Baby is due mid-September. Is it too late at this point? Should I just stop looking and wait until after the baby is born? This has been such a stressful time.
My Career Counselor (read: mentor for non Accenture 🐠 ) is expecting her 1st baby! Any gifts anyone can recommend (more on the personal side)? I’m in charge of purchasing on behalf of our office.
3 yr old kid was diagnosed with mild autism, any parent who has gone through this journey? Does mild Autism gets any better or worse with age, asking because we didn't had any issue up until 2.5 yr and suddenly everything started to fall down with start of preschool.
As soon as my husband and I got engaged my mother in law flipped a switch. She went from being nice and sweet to bitchy and passive aggressive. It’s so awful dealing with her that I have to drink when I’m around her to deal. Anyone had a similar experience? She completely tainted my entire wedding with her behavior. It’s a losing battle to talk to my husband about it because he can’t help but decent her.
Getting the vaccine tomorrow morning, just hit 17 weeks. SUPER nervous thanks to my conspiracy theorist dad but excited to protect myself and my baby girl!
Expecting my first child in a couple months. Parents in India have been dying to come to the US but unable to due to the visa restrictions. Anyone know of any exceptions to the visa restrictions that may apply or any other workaround? (Besides staying in 3rd country for 14days) I am above 21, married, US citizen. Parents gave up their green cards and are on tourist visa 😔
Do you ever contemplate suicide, (without serious intent) over work frustration/stress? Having a really rough week and afraid I’m going to burst into tears if I explain to my team, but also don’t want to look like a baby.
What age were you when you had each kid? I'm 32 and we are trying for our first. SO is 36. But the endless relentless lectures from the women of my family about why "it's so late! Hurry! It's going to be impossible soon!!" is driving me insane. Ideally I would want it to be planned and natural, not IVF or anything, but you never know.
I’m in my 11th year at a boutique plaintiff’s firm. The name partner I work under is great in a lot of ways. I ln general it could be worse. But the guy is a baby. I’m certainly no slacker. In fact I’m excellent at my job. But the guy is obsessed with people being in the office before 9am. No matter what’s on/not on the calendar or what I’m doing personally. Today I got in at 9:12am and apparently he’d been ranting and raving over my whereabouts. When is it time to not answer to this crap?
One week into kindergarten, already scheduling my first PCR for a sick kid. Buckle up, I guess?
Any new parents, did you decide to circumcise your baby boy? Why and why not? I am conflicted, It’s not required in my culture , No one in my family had done it but looking at some benefits I am not sure if I should get it done for my newborn.
I'm having difficulty making personal connections with students this year. I teach hybrid, so I have a room half full of students in front of me and half at home on zoom. I have tried playing educational games, I greet them each time I see them, I try to do small talk, I make positive comments on their work, it just isn't happening. Any ideas?
Anyone understand how the DTAA come into play with working remote from India for an extended period of time? I believe you cannot work for more than <> no. of days without triggering a corporate tax obligation due to ‘permanent establishment exposure’. Trying to fill in how many days that is AND whether this applies in reality or not.
How common is it to take a TC hit when exiting to industry? Finding industry struggling to even match my SA salary (boosted bc I have a mba)
How soon can I retire? I hate hate hate audit and dealing with clients who get upset over everything I do. I got a decent inheritance several years ago ($800k mostly in large tech + $300k FBO trust when I reach 30 yrs old). I don’t care about being rich or climbing the ladder. I just want to live in a cheap country by the ocean. I have no expensive hobbies. My dividends/interest is $5-6k every year. Thanks!
2020: Pandemic, fires, unrest...can't wait for 2021 2021: Donald Trump is pregnant and Caitlin Jenner is the father.
Are you required to come into your building? I'm teaching vitrtually, but 2 days a week I'm required to come into my classroom.
Hi 🐟🐟🐟🐟, What is the role and responsibilities of Associate 2 Designation in PWC SDC, What ia the YOE normally for this role and salary range ? PI provide your inputs 😊
Hi fam!! Schedule an interview if you're interested (; I'm the lead writer for a series focused on People of Color who work in a creative industry. I'm looking to interview as many people as possible. You will receive free promotion of your art, content, or business as well as social media coverage! All I need from you is a phone number, email, and a picture you would want shared on the blog + social media post about you. If you are willing here is a link where you can schedule an interview time that will work for you: https://calendly.com/creativesofcolorinterviews/onehourphoneinterview Looking forward to connecting soon!
Anyone watching Indian Matchmaking? Aparna and her mother have to be the worst, right? She thinks she's a godsend and quite frankly she looks like a potato, is ignorant, doesn't sound nearly as intelligent as she professes to be, and is even more negative than I am! That's gotta say something.
Regional model - do they actually hold you to that during staffing? My project team seems to be from all over but didn’t know if this was unique.
I’m frustrated that I’m always expected to do everything for our LO since I’m working from home. Five days a week, I do all the drop offs and pickups. When the baby is napping, I prep all her bottles and solids to pack with for daycare. Today, on top of everything else I had to take our dog to the vet. My husband hasn’t even offered to do anything because it’s easier for me to do it.
Am I the only one freaking out about layoffs at KPMG? (Can't update profile to KPMG for some reason) We are all on pins and needles waiting!!!
What's your advertising industry exit strategy?
Ever make sense to switch firms in non-promote years for an almost identical role? If so, under what conditions does it make sense: x% raise, title promotion, culture fit....what's your threshold?
Facing a career decision: do I take the pay raise, or the position that I'm more interested in?
Are you in contact with the partner or partners you work with everyday or regularly during wfh or have they gone mia? Is the contact more by phone or email?
I had interviews with Grant Thornton. The last manager I interviewed with said he didn’t know what the next steps were after he turns in his assessment. How long should I wait to ask the recruiter what the next steps are? Or is anyone familiar with the interview process ?
Strateg& (Sr Mgr) or Alixpartners EI (Sr VP) - which you go with especially considering compensation growth and promotion path?
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