First day back on the job after paternity leave. Never had a harder time leaving the house than this morning...
How long did you try to conceive before going to a fertility specialist? I’m 33 and have a child.
Not pregnant yet but curious how pregnancy impacts performance, if at all. If all goes to plan I’ll have my first trimester over busy season. Curious how that goes and if any slack is given if pregnancy symptoms are bad
I’m quarantined w my aunt, uncle, brother and cousin at the moment. I show that I’m really happy all day but every night before I go to sleep I cry like a baby. Sometimes even during the middle of the day I take bathroom breaks to shed some tears. I don’t know who I’ve become and why this is happening - I lost my job and am dating a boy who doesn’t seem to care about me. Some days are better than others and that keeps me going.
Our nanny takes my 7 month old out for one, sometimes 2, long walks every day (weather permitting). Love the idea of fresh air every day but its often for several hours at a time and he always returns home crying bc she's pushed him to his limit between feedings. She brushes it off saying hes just fussy which kind of irks me. Im also concerned that he's spending too much time strapped in a stroller. Is it reasonable to ask her to take shorter walks? Am I overreacting?
So I’ve always hated eating breakfast and just never do — I realized I’ve always done intermittent fasting in the 16:8 window since I was a kid. But I’m overweight lol, should I fast a longer window?
Anyone know much about routers? My father in Leander has an incredibly fast Asus router, but his home is 7,000 sq ft and the signal completely dies when you go up the stairs to their mother in law suite where their tv is. Extenders don’t work well either. I suggested doing four Google mesh points but he wants to see if he can figure out with his current router. Anyone know how to set up an AiMesh router with Asus?
Moms - what’s the paternity leave policy in your partner’s companies? What is the sector / company size? Looking to try and help my husband negotiate this at work and need some benchmarks.
5.5 months pregnant. I’ve been having some insanely vivid dreams about breastfeeding my future baby. Weird
About to take an offer at EY. Want a baby soon and saw the great news about increased parental leave. Question is, can u use vacation time consecutively with it? Right now most on leave take 5 months
Chem classroom social media. Do you use it? I have recently started and had a lot of success this year in terms of student and parent engagement. Please feel free to follow @johnstonchemistry on IG
What are my best options for scoring small side gigs before end of year? I deduct lots of business expenses for doing some freelance work, but we had a baby so I didn’t earn any 1099s this year.
I’m currently on PIP b/c low utilization and “Performance trends” during my first pregnancy. I’m pregnant again, I was not promoted due to PIP, does that mean I won’t be eligible for paid mat. leave?
We have been quarantining pretty well except for essential grocery runs. My in laws want to meet us. They are also doing grocery runs. Is it alright ? I am 36 week pregnant and my mil is diabetic.
When you had your first child, how old were you? What was your household income and net worth? Did you feel ready financially?
I have so much stuff to finish for 9/15 and my mind decides it's a good time to go through heavily missing my late mother.
Hi moms - my baby is 6 months old soon and we are going go start solids for her. I would love to hear recs / tips around solid feeding. Any blogs / articles that you recommend to read / follow? What are you favorite products for feeding? In addition, for the age of 6 months to 9 months, what are some of your baby favorite toys / activities (especially during this pandemic time). Thank you all so much!
I’m a 1st year prob 1 teacher & I just found out I’m pregnant (due mid-June). Definitely NOT planned and VERY stressed nervous. It’s hard to be happy right now. Advice on telling my principal, etc?
Starting a new job in September. If the new company matches 100% of 401k up to 5%, does that mean a max of 5% of the salary I’ll make between September and December, or would it be 5% of my full salary, so that if i contribute at 20% or so, I can get 5% of the full, yearly salary in just those 4 months? Thank you!
Has anyone implemented Workday without experiencing massive regrets? It seems to be far more complicated to run advanced reports, export data timely, and be productive from a reporting standpoint. Also, has anyone had any luck with Reed Group as their leave management vendor? I’ve implemented Reed Group with both Lawson and Workday and the results have been abysmal each time from an integration standpoint.
When are the other B4 finding out about their raises? I wonder how far off are we in FDD. New salary for SM1 Tier 1 city moved from $151k to $160k. What are the SM1 in tier 1 cities making in EY, KPMG and Deloitte right now before raises?
I just finished an art direction internship in LA I’m and looking for what’s next. I’m happy to stay in LA or move to NYC. Any leads would be appreciated!
My company is sub on my project and the prime are, to put it delicately, extremely frustrating. Advice?
It’s too early in the a.m for Delta to be giving me decisions to make.. like whether I want to take $800 to get on the next flight (that’s in 5 hours time) - 5am
Just had a client FaceTime me to present because her Skype wasn’t working...that’s a new one.
Delta Platinum today ✨🌟
My memory is terrible lately. Boss and client noticed during a work dinner, asked how I keep up with my job. I felt very scolded...
Unions popping up everywhere in Media. Why again do we, in advertising and marketing, not want a union?
Im currently at 70K and due for promotion. Is 95K too much to expect when being promoted to Account Supervisor internally? (FYI it’s Pharma)
I'm a United person but got a fast track for platinum on delta so I was thinking of switching. Anyone have some pros and cons of united vs delta?
Just got staffed on a project in Pittsburgh. Don’t own a good winter coat since I am born and raised in Georgia￼. Any recommendations for coats that are cute but will keep me warm as well? ￼
Is it rude to suggest to a new analyst that she needs to look more professional, e.g. don’t show up with wet hair to client meetings (even if on Zoom)? FYI I’m also a female and just trying to look out for these new hires
Quick vent: I really hate when people aren’t inclusive! I invite my roommate out all the time with my friends and we have a great time. I haven’t received a single invite back. She definitely has more friends than I do in the area so it would help me out a lot to be invited & included to form a friend group. I even tried to invite myself and still no inclusion. Ugh.
Anyone know the comp for Accenture Talent & Organization Manager? DC Office. 5 years mix of consulting and industry w/MBA.
Hi All, Is there any one from Novo Nordisk.? I am looking for some reviews about, work life balance Job security Career growth Learning options And how much salary can we expect for 5 years experience L2 business analyst Is it good organisation to work with.? Please share your opinions.... Thanks in advance.
Looking for new suggestions on nicer looking dress shirts that can handle the travel...seems like it's usually a trade off between higher quality and "wrinkle free". What's your go to?
What is the best platform to buy crypto? Only interested in the big guys (BTC, ETH, etc.) Have been hearing Coinbase Pro. Any downside of that? I also heard crypto.com because they allow credit card purchases. Any advice? Brand new to crypto investing. Plan to buy & hold rather than trade. Thanks!
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