Hey y’all, what are some good exit opportunities to look for in Canada? Some context: I’m a healthcare consultant without a clinical background, but I really don’t love the work I’m doing. Not interested in joining the public sector and unfortunately there aren’t too many startups or interesting tech companies in the healthcare/life sciences space in Canada. Any thoughts?
Mandating health care for teachers...where will it stop? Once government starts mandating an area of our lives they rarely ever back off...they double down and mandate more...so again...where will it stop? Here is a for instance...if we look at days missed then pregnancy is certainly a huge factor...when will the State start mandating birth control for teachers or write contracts that births be scheduled during summer vacation time so as to not negatively impact the continuity in the classroom
I am looking to switch careers. I have been in my current career for nearly 20 years. I need a change. I have masters degree in instructional technology, health care administration, and English. I am working on trying to work my current skills into today's job market. That is more difficult than I anticipated. I guess I'm wondering if there really is anything out there to switch to? I feel lucky to have a job, but it is getting very depressing and difficult to get up for work.
I'm in talks with PwC India for potential offer for Advisory Tech Consulting in banking domain & I'm holding another offer from a Fortune 100 Insurance, Banking & Finances company, but doesn't have the 'Brand Value' in India. PwC India is offering the location Kolkata & other offer is from Pune(my preferred location). Keeping in mind the recent political events(I interviewed at PwC before election results) looking for suggestions from you 🐟es, which one would y'all go for? Brand or Location?
Any recommendations for a online psychologist who knows how to deal with work place anxiety? My work place anxiety is impacting my focus and causing me to freeze at critical moments. Preferably someone who takes PPO insurance.
Hi Fishes! I am moving to the Dallas area and I am looking for new opportunities in healthcare. I’d like to transition out of consulting into industry. If you know of any opportunities please...
I am looking for moving forward in my career. My background is as follows: - bachelors in environmental health and safety engineering (EHS) - masters in safety sciences 6.5 years work experience - worked in distribution in EHS for a year - worked in EHS Consulting for 3 years - currently working in insurance consulting in risk management Want to get opinions on next move. Living in TX now. Insurance pays alright but my last raise was less than inflation rate and salary growth is low.
Are there any careers that suit transferring teachers? I was recently diagnosed with an anxiety disorder, and the thought of having to stand "on stage" and teach M-F isn't feasible for my mental health.
What metrics do you use to gauge your health? Don’t see a doc nearly enough and given the lifestyle curious to know what folks track
Hey! — one of our portfolio companies in the healthcare space is looking for someone to build out its customer success function. Looking for senior manager/principal, healthcare exp required, dm me!
Are LIC Policies Jeevan Lakshya and Jeevan Labh good from an investment and insurance POV? 25 lakh rs policy pays 67lakh after 25y on maturity. Premium paid is 1.2 lakh for 23&16y resp. Suggestions
Has anyone with EY's high deductible insurance plan gotten an IUD lately and know if its covered?
What are common exists for healthcare strategy folks? Specifically managers - possible to go into corporate dev for a provider?
Home owners & home improvement savvy folks - wwyd? I share townhome walls w my neighbor, & they had a burst pipe in their second story bathroom. The water leaked into my first floor garage. I will be calling insurance when they open - but what can I expect in terms of home repairs? Will the sheet rock need to be replaced and interior dried with heaters? Will my 2nd story floor have unseen water under the hardwood? Mold is a risk.
Does anyone have experience with Lemonade homeowners insurance? Annual savings for me is ~$1600. Thanks FB!
Contacted by a recruiter from PwC, I have 4 yrs of experience in management consulting with a health background. Been doing mostly healthcare operations & strategy work—what area would I align @ PwC?
Trying to invest more in my skincare. Is the best way to begin to go to a dermatologist? (I don’t have any specific skin issues though) Follow-up: are dermatologists generally covered by insurance?
Breakthrough thought: instead of lying and saying your sick, take a sick day for mental health reasons. 99% you need it
My work was very understaffed prior to COVID. I hope the healthcare industry learns from this experience and increases staffing appropriately.
I have an idea for an app that I want to create which will be health based. Wondering where to get started and how to get the product out to the market. Tips and advices please?
My fiancé’s family has a vacation planned at the end of June in Florida (small beach town about 45 mins from PCB). We’d be flying from California if we decide to attend. His family doesn’t seem concerned (ugh whole other story) and the “rules” in Florida are relatively relaxed now (restaurants open etc). I want to go for sanity reasons, but feel like it seems foolish too. What would y’all do? Just wait and see?
I was laid off from a resource management role, working with employees approaching or on the bench, working with managers to staff projects, and support functions like report creation, scheduling, etc. Roles like this are few and many large consulting firms have frozen internal hiring. Do you think it would be beneficial to get a SHRM cert? Would that help get a "talent related" HR role? Worth the money? I have a background in recruitment as well.
If I use a travel voucher (from taking a later flight) do I still get the mileage credit on that flight? Ex. Using a $1000 voucher on a trip to Asia, would I still get the ~20k miles?
I have a work experience of 3 years 1st year as software engineer in Capgemini Then did mba Then 2 years at wipro as Functional consultant Now i am plaaning to switch I also have frm level 1 certification How much hike can i ask in my new company?
Does anyone know what Discover's tuition reimbursement plan is? Do you have to work there for a certain length before being eligible or a contract for how long you must remain there afterwards?
Just sent a resume for a referral to HR and he answered me “sorry we have targets so for a few months we will hire only women”. Thoughts?
I refuse to get my CISSP. I don't believe it's a valid certification to show competency in cyber security.
How do I leave GPS consulting to commercial industry or commercial consulting? Is MBA necessary or can you just apply and get in? Do commercial recruiters look down on GPS experience?
Is 120k an acceptable salary for Dallas, Texas? I’m taking a pay cut to move there from San Francisco
As a tech consultant, is the AWS cloud practitioner good for an analyst or is the AWS solutions architect more necessary?
Just finished an interview where I gave my salary range that I was looking for but realized afterwards that I low balled myself. Is there a way to change the salary range after an interview?
Has anyone taken an unpaid leave on H1b without leaving the country? I am just really burnt out with work, kids and taking care of my wife who is recovering from a severe case of covid. Would love to not work for a month. She is on H4.
Got an offer of $165000 base and no signing bonus from EY for a Manager role in the Digital and Emerging Technology practice. Is this a fair offer for a Tier 2 city with 6 YOE?EY
Does partner comp vary across the big4?
Recently relocated to a new city (MCOL) from HCOL, got a big salary bump, was thinking about saving money and got a really cheap studio. But I hate the place so far for 1) I can hear noise for everything 2) The place is too small 3) emotional depressed for living in such a small place. Should I pay 1.5X rent to get out here and get a nice place?
How do YOU answer when a recruiter asks for salary expectations and how do you get to that number? I’m 1YOE but switching to a new big company in banking to do something completely unrelated so not sure what to ask
I committed to being here for 3 years to get that pension $. But it’s been 6 weeks and I already hate it. Someone please tell me it gets better.
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