Anyone have to move to take care of a parent at a young age? I am in mid-20s living in a cool city and but feel obligated to help take care of a parent in my sleepy hometown.
Hi, I’m currently on parental leave and interested in doing some minor side huddling like case coaching or college essay editing etc. Something consultants can do well and easily. Are there known websites/ forums to offer these services and get connected to clients?
Is there anyone that is teaching from home and your students have returned to school? How did you get permission to do that and how does that work with kids in the classroom? I am guessing there has to be an adult in the room while the students are in there but is there another teacher during their planning or do you have to get a sub? Our reentry has been delayed and I am working with HR to try and stay home while students aren’t there but it looks like I’m going to have to take some Parental ￼Leave once students do return because there is not a plan otherwise.
Should I have a second child? I met my husband later in life at 37 yo. We had our first when I was 39. I thought I was good with just one as I was never someone who really wanted kids but I know my husband would love to have another and now that I have one I think about her having a sibling. I’ll be 41 in March so we need to start now. I love the ease and flexibility of one child and she’s been such good baby. I’m worried that if we have another I’ll regret it. I’m also about to start a new job.
Where do you all like to shop for baby girl clothes? Stuck in a Carters/Old Navy/Target rut and need more options that are stylish and not too pricey! Daughter is 9 months old and wearing 12 month clothes right now. (Side note - are all 12 month+ pajamas made for skinny babes??? Now that we are upping sizes they all seem to be slimmer fitting! My baby needs somewhere to fit those arm/thigh rolls!)
My dog was diagnosed with cancer today. He went through extensive medical tests in September and he was fine and now the cancer has reached his lungs and come too far for us to doing anything about it. He is my first child I can’t handle this pain. He will have 6-8 weeks at best.
I kinda want a dog 🐶 should I adopt one ? Should I wait until this summer / after busy season? I’ll take all and any suggestions
Why is my status doesn't apply for my kid if he/she travels without me all by himself? 😤😡 this is stupid.
What soap do you use for cleaning baby bottles?
Is it frowned upon to take the full bereavement leave when your spouses’ parent passes away?
Weddings! Those planning or just got done planning. How soon did you cry and say F it? It’s getting expensive. I don’t want to spend the money for just 1 day. I’m super happy going to the court house. But being my parents only child, I feel like I owe them a wedding. I’m tired of everyone having an opinion- location, date wise, how fast we’re doing it. I don’t know much longer I can take with all of this. I just want to be with my person, could careless about anything else.
When I was a very young child, and I heard the phrase ‘raking in the dough’ I envisioned the cashier at our supermarket actually raking up a pile of bills. But now I’m confused why she wasn’t raking dough balls.
Hi 🙋🏼♀️ Accenture moms. Re healthcare benefits: did you select HDHP or PPO plan and why? I’ve been on the HDHP plan for the last few years, which has worked well as I almost never see a doctor, but we’re planning to get pregnant next year and I’m reevaluating my options. How many prenatal apts should I expect? Is PPO better for this? Anything you wish you had known about being pregnant with ACN health benefits?
Baby in daycare for a grand total of 5 days. COVID exposure notification. Baby, wife, and I are now COVID positive.
Considering PE, but concerned that the work-life balance is just as onerous, if not much worse, than consulting. Can PE folks be great at their job and have some semblance of a family life (ie evenings with fam, mostly free wknds, vacations without interruptions)? Don’t want to be an absent father
18 weeks pregnant (1st time) and have always been an active/fit person workingout 5x/wk cardio/treadmill and some weight lifting. I've toned down my workout routine since I found out I'm preg as I got 2 v diff advice from the NP I first saw then the OB/GYN herself. NP warned of exercising as this should not be my priority now (which I agree) he warned from any running/or weight lift (were talking 40-70 lbs). Ob was so flexible about it and said I can maintain my routine as long as not exhausted.
Need advice: I have a young child who’s father has been mostly absent. Sadly, he passed last month and just found out he did have a life insurance policy with my child as the beneficiary. I was told that I can also claim his SS benefits for her as his only beneficiary until age 19. The question is what do I do with this money?? Can it be put into a UTMA account? I quite literally know nothing about these types of payouts and the rules associated with them.
I’m 4 weeks pregnant and with busy season starting in full source today, I’m so nervous. I already feel tired and like my brain is not working at full capacity. Anyone have tips for first trimester during busy season?
FTM, looking for cute summer maternity clothes, but don’t want to break the bank. I’m 5’2” and don’t want to just wear maxi dresses, not always a good look on someone so short.... any suggestions?
The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was giving his employees amazing benefits but not enough time to use them
Djokovic situation explained with this joke - 30 Second Humorous "Must Read" Its Logical, Illogical, Ironical 😊 "The Covid Paradox : “Why Can't I Get Inside Unvaccinated?" ————————————————— Helen: ‘You can’t come in here!’ Ivan: ‘Why not?’ Helen: ‘Well because you’re unvaccinated.’ Ivan: ‘But I’m not sick.’ Helen: ‘It doesn’t matter.’ Ivan: ‘Well, why does that guy get to go in?’ Helen: ‘Because he’s vaccinated.’ Ivan: ‘But he’s sick!’ Helen: ‘It’s alright. Everyone in here is vaccinat
I’m a mid-level, big law, tech attorney, moving abroad to France. Trying to get a work remote abroad job in-house - any suggestions of companies to apply to?
About to hit 2 YOE from UG, currently working at a boutique on strategy projects. Tons of proposal work overload me and affect project performance, and each project is crammed and feels like being thrown into the deep end.. Is working at MBB even worse? Do you guys work on proposals while staffed on a project?
I’m so depressed-I gained the COVID 15 and none of my clothes fit anymore. Anyone in the same boat? I’m dreading in-person work because of this.
Deloitte parents: On maternity leave and can’t stop thinking about how underpaid I am. 1. Did anyone resign while on parental leave and what the penalty was for not returning to the farm after your leave? 2. How did you pounds to leave awesome job hunting?
Anyone from JPMorgan Chase work on the Global Technology Strategy team? I’ve got an initial interview tomorrow afternoon with the recruiter and would appreciate the opportunity to discuss the team with anyone before or after that conversation. Thanks!
I’m interviewing at outside companies during my performance review cycle. All signs point to a positive performance review so far and my manager has even brought up the very likely possibility of a promotion within the next six weeks. But I’m interviewing elsewhere as I’d like to open myself up to different opportunities due to the work culture and compensation in my current role. Will accepting a promotion and then potentially leaving weeks after hurt my resume and burn bridges? Any advice?
Step by step guide to giving notice? Getting closer and closer to the date I’m going to give notice, but can people with experience put in some tips or advice, like 401k rollover etc.
Employer sent me to Mexico to work on a business Visa which means I'm not under Accenture Mexico payroll I'm still under US payroll. I have completed 365 days here already. Does this make me contd...
Is it possible to get laid off 1yr in from an MBB and get hired by another? What’s the story to tell?
What’s the base pay range for a SC (lvl 3 after AC, C) with 3yoe at a boutique for business advisory in a west coast MCOL city? Really want to know whether I’m being lowballed on a promotion offer
I have a $60k sign on bonus coming in, after tax around $42k. I’ve never had this amount of money before and want to spend it wisely and maybe invest… what would you recommend? I was thinking of buying a home but the buying market is so bad right now in my city (Dallas, TX)… any and all recommendations welcome!
Does anyone know of any companies in the private sector that will sponsor a clearance? I just got news that my clearance for a DoS internship was bumped to secret not TS because it’s remote, which sort of ruined a lot of plans for prospective jobs after. I’m a current masters student and an ISIS research intern.
Is anyone hiring for project management/program management roles in the NY area or remote jobs?
I love how strong our talent pool is. I don't love being rated "average". Even though that means on track for promotion, it's annoying.
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