Those of you who are waiting or opposed to the COVID vaccine - do you feel obligated to divulge your true vaccine status to restaurants, employers, etc.?
Need recommendations for things to do tonight and tomorrow night in Boston. I am on-site - Boston downtown till Thursday. First time in Boston. I will most probably be solo (may be 1-2 coworkers but not sure). Want to explore the bar scene, and meet random people (like it used to be before COVID). I know most night clubs are closed on weeknights, so looking for next best thing. M, 30s. Tia.
Feeling hopeless today professionally. I’ve tried to trooper on throughout this pandemic but today it all caught up to me. Exhausted, mentally drained and just so negative. Feel like all I do is work since covid. Have tried to set boundaries but it’s impossible when people can reach out on my cell. Get taken advantage of regularly for trying to do what right thing to support my teams. I like my job but I don’t know that I can keep this pace and that adds stress too
I used to work at USI Bengaluru in 2018-2019 as an Associate Analyst, (Opentext Content Suite Dev). Just completed my Master's of Computer Applications Degree (Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal) and was considering my options. Does anyone know what CTC is offered to Alumni with a Post Grad Degree with almost 1 year of Exp and 1 year on Internship Experience (React, React Native) ? Has COVID reduced hiring freshers?
Just had my first business trip since COVID. I just want to say FU to everyone who is inconsiderate enough to recline and try to break my kneecaps for 2.5 hours.
Hi all, I was a civil Engineer earlier and was laid off facing the Covid brunt and have upgraded to Data Science now, actively looking for a job to support my family. So if anyone can help or give leads it would be grateful to help support my family. Please please 🙏🏼
The NYC health commissioner is recommending that anyone who attended Electric Zoo be tested for Covid https://www.nytimes.com/2021/09/15/nyregion/electric-zoo-covid-cases-infection.html
Waiting on that retraction, Dems. Front page of the WSJ + Guardian today: "An Update on the Coronavirus Treatment - Hydroxychloroquine and azithromycin continue to show results for patients"
Family, In case some of you are wondering, see below how to calculate your stimulus check : https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/business/coronavirus-stimulus-check-calculator/
I put in my resignation earlier this week and the district just told me, it will only be approved once someone else hired. I feel like that is silly especially because as of contracting Covid I’m definitely not okay with being back in the classroom. That could be two weeks or three months. I want to cry right now. I can’t stand the education system. Is there a way around this?
Do any real people actually want schools to reopen as it stands now? Im hearing so much about it but it feels like a weird disconnected political thing and not a live humans with kids thing. *Obv the goal is to get covid under control so kids can go back safely, this is assuming infection rates stay steady or continue to climb
Today is my first day of my first IVF cycle. After getting the green light to start IVF based on my negative COVID test, baseline ultrasound and bloodwork, I feel relieved that this day has come after unsuccessfully trying to conceive naturally and with IUI, and even excited now. LET'S DO THIS!
Second year lateraling to a new firm and changing practice group - do I have any ground to stand on as far as negotiating bonuses? (Signing, Covid, year end, etc.)
In case this helps anyone in here who doesn’t already know. Breakfast, lunch and dinner. https://nypost.com/2020/04/03/how-hungry-nyc-residents-can-get-free-meals-amid-coronavirus/
What does everyone think about what sales /pursuits will be like in the Covid and post-Covid world? Key changes you’re already noting (ex. not on site to meet f2f or “walk the halls”)?
Interviewing at McKinsey from a big 4 consulting firm - currently an engagement manager interviewing for an engagement manager role on the partner track - comp at big 4 is currently $165k base, what’s a reasonable amount to ask for at mck? I got an Ivy League exec mba in 2020 as well, which hasn’t yet been reflected in my big 4 comp (we mostly didn’t do raises because of covid last year). Trying to understand how much higher mck might be willing to go?
Has anyone negotiated temporary lower rent with your land lord during covid? (my bf lost his job and I'm the only one making money).
What do you do if you’re expected to work with students who do not have all their vaccinations (not COVID)? It was my understanding that if students do not have all their required vaccinations, they couldn’t attend classes until they got them. Did I misunderstand something ?
Hey guys, How's role for deputy manager in jio? Is it entry level or mid level? What is the nature of work? How much compensation should be expected
Recently got promoted to SM at one of the Big 3, how much raise should I expect taking a lateral position at a competitor?
The Senior reporting into me has clearly been taking advantage of being semi on the bench even though we are working on a small project. It's 10 a.m. on the East Coast. Wake up, John Doe!!
Where are the office Halloween zoom pics???
As we prepare for the new school year, just want to wish all of my colleagues good health, strength, clarity, and compassion in all that you do, with abundant reward for your guidance in the positive growth of our young members of society. May calm peace be yours, everyday. Cheers! ❤
Just got an offer for a Sr. AWS DevOps role at 145K, I will be working remotely 100% with maybe 5% travel, if any. No bonus with this company. I have over 8 years of DevOps and AWS, all AWS certs . Should I be asking for more $? Thoughts on the offer and how much more $ I should be asking for ? Current location is kinda irrelevant since I will be working remotely.
What have your experiences been like switching from agency to client side? Do you like it? How long have you been in both sides? How did you get in? Through a recruiter or was there a specific brand you wanted to work at and you reached out to them? What made you want to switch? Or switch back? Any thoughts!
Do condos need plywood subfloor under engineered wood for sound insulation? In the middle of a project to replace carpet, and condo guys keep stalling the project coz we aren't installing a subfloor.
Folks. Reaching out in desperation here. I have a family who are US citizens stuck outside of HKIA right now along side another family member who is a SIV holder with his family. Does anyone have contacts on the ground that can help get them out? I will add they have a baby and a disabled child with them.
Does anyone here struggle with balancing work and attending to children at home as a single mother. I work from home in a very demanding job as a manager and I feel horrible that I have to sacrifice time with my children to work. I want to be successful at work and climb the corporate ladder, but at the same time my children don’t get the attention they need, especially my 6 year old that can barley read.
Hello fishes! Anyone has any referrals for a fresher's job? My brother is about to graduate but is having trouble getting placed. He has a pretty sick resume btw! Any and all help would be appreciated :)
WFH fish, how do you consume information during the day. I relied on info from my network in-person but now that I’m at home, I’ve found it hard to keep up with the what’s going on. Any advice?
My roommate is currently having a very loud conference call with 60+ very very giggly people. This wfh is going to be fun... she can sit in her room and close her door but nope. Thanks for listening 🤦♀️
If you had 36 hours to sell a life insurance policy or else the world would end, how would you do it? Already tried: Selling to current clients Begging friends Calling old prospects who disappeared
My best friend is an immigrant. She has lived in the USA for ten years now and has a great career. However she says america is very lonely. Her fellow immigrant friends from different countries also say this. She says culture here is friendly but distant and ppl are too wrapped up in their home life and less so in their social life. She misses daily socializing that was a norm in her home country. I’ve lived here all my life so can’t judge but curious as to whether other immigrants here agree
Would passing the CMA help a Corp. Tax Senior switch to a senior accounting position in industry? Already have the CPA.
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