Does anyone have children with birthdays in the summer? My daughter’s birthday is right around the 4th of July so that’s what we were originally going to have a party, but I don’t know if I want a gathering of people at my house. It’s her first birthday and I feel like a failure if we do a zoom party, but I want her to be safe too. I also have no clue what it’s going to be like in July to decide on it now, but want to send the invites soon and tell people
If your team is working from home, do you check their Skype and ping them every now and then to make sure they are not leaving their desk? I don’t like it when people are not immediately available.
I was on a Skype call during the Presidential Emergency Alert and, apparently for that reason, did not receive it. Had this been an actual nuclear emergency, Skype literally could have killed me. FML.
When you accidentally turn on your Skype video while shirtless during a team meeting and it takes you a minute to realize it....🙄😖
Looking for someone to join a Zoom roundtable tomorrow at 2pm to discuss "How to Leverage AI to Drive Audience Acquisition & Engagement". The roundtable will address what’s needed to build an AI strategy—and how to do so in the most efficient, economical way—to drive unlimited audience acquisition and engagement. If you think you have what to o ffer be in touch.
Skype signs me in and out randomly several times throughout the day -but only at home.... office and other networks never happens. Could this be a modem/router issue?
Best virtual happy hour icebreakers? Need ideas!
Of all the rumored IPOs for this year are there any you are looking forward to investing in? I've become an Uber eats addict so...I'm eyeing them and slack
Does Adobe Connect give you the option to have a background image when you have your camera on—like Teams and Zoom?
Not sure consulting is the best way to spend life in my early 20s but damn, gotta do justice to your future self right? Just feels like i’m spending the best and healthiest years of my life with a screen and 15 Slack pings every 10 minutes. Maybe it’ll get better when things open up.
Zoom all day and sitting on my butt seems to make some hip issues flare up (despite daily workouts). Anybody else dealing with "Zoom ass"!?
I’m working on a product that helps to make life on Slack more productive. The purpose of this Slackbot is to answer questions automatically using content that has already been shared in Slack. Any tips on how to promote a tool like this? It’s in the functional MVP stage and I’m looking for free users to provide feedback.
Boss wants a zoom call to discuss revisions at 6:15pm. It’s been an hour and still they haven’t entered the room. How do I respectfully let them know they’re wasting my time and we just talk about it tomorrow morning?!
I used to be so eager to work and I was extremely diligent before moving firms. Now I don't want to do anything and I slack off to the point where I hate myself. How do I get back into the grind? I want to contribute more to my team and do better but my mind wanders so easily...
Virtual Happy hour ideas with your team?
Best brewski for zoom calls?
Happy (zoom) Passover for everyone celebrating!
Please help me pick! Coinbase $500k vs Stripe $575K. Leaning towards Coinbase because I've heard such great things and like the sound of the team culture.
The job I want is putting together an offer letter for me, but my start date isn’t until late September at the earliest. How do I get through the next month of hell on my current project?
Taking some time off. Need some book recommendations. Some light interesting non-fiction. No self help or management books. Just interesting topics that won’t make me think about work.
Thinking of applying to M7 schools and really unsure about my chances. I am latin american, started in a LatAm office at MBB and x-fered to the US last year. I have 3 YOE and a military background. I have an engineering degree with pretty bad GPA (3.1) and a solid GMAT (730). Is M7 out of the question due to GPA? or is the MBB brand and financial sponsorship strong enough to overcome? What are your thoughts?
People who had "niche" and "hard to sell" projects such as risk or Oracle How did you manage to find an exit opportunity and pass it off in your resume? Did it become a major hindrance?
I’m looking to improve my ability to drive and execute engagements as an EM. Is getting a PMP a good countermeasure to gain those skills?
How do you all train and discipline your kids? What age did you start? Curious to hear how parents emphasize on good habits, behaviors, being a friend to their child etc. We are starting to plan a family so would love to hear your experiences. Does culture make a difference? Indian couple here
Are there people here who are in say big 4, don't see themselves there in the long term and want to give a shot at MBB or other reputed strat firms but somehow that doesn't work out? What is the possible solution? Is moving to industry the only option?
Hi folks! I need some advice with regards to my career path. I did my MBA in finance in 2020. I had my career path figured out but due to the pandemic I couldn't start my job in the finance role that I was placed in. From January I have been working as a research analyst in a research company. What are the possible options for me going forward. Are there any courses for strategic consultancy which I could pursue to enhance my CV and have a successful career in this field? Need some guidance.
In B4, can you have a separate part time job (non accounting related) on top of your full time job?
Are there opportunities to take on medium term (6 to 12 months) international projects at big 4 or tier 2 firms? It's something my wife and I have wanted to do for a while, but I've only got a couple years left to make it happen before my kids hit school age (don't really want to make them switch school and then go right back).
Quick question on passport for US born newborn - where parent has to sign next to child name, so we write our name or actually sign ? My sign does not have my full name.
Nothing makes you feel older than shoe shopping in 2021. The colors and styles are so weird now. Pretty sure Adidas has the same number of “normal” white shoes as they do see through shoes
Baby dandruff-is it really common? Any remedies that y’all know will help? Or should I seek medical help? LO is 10weeks old!
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