Agreed to join my mom for a virtual knitting class. It's me and 30 grandmas on zoom and this is honestly the best Friday I've had in forever
Where are some resources for preparing for biz ops/strategy at tech? (Blog, slack,website, courses, etc)
In your opinion, how important is it to be perceived as always being online (available on teams or Skype)? Asking because I’ve noticed people commenting on a certain associate always being online at odd hours.
I think I smile and nod too much. How do I stop? I don’t want to smile all the time but it’s like I’ve been conditioned over time. It honestly is draining. Especially on zoom I can see myself and in my head I’m like wow I am a wreck smiling and nodding vigorously at the most inane things.
So interesting. Thought I'd share https://www.bbc.com/worklife/article/20200421-why-zoom-video-chats-are-so-exhausting
Breastfeeding on a zoom call. Yay or nay? Was awkward in the call today. With webcam on. No one said anything but can tell from the faces the bewilderment. 5 people call. 3 women and 2 men. Kept up to point and wrapped the call quickly. I am one of the males btw.
Anyone know how to update the settings on IOS Skype for business so the app doesn’t continuously log you out after changing applications? Any recommendations?
How do I set up Skype for business so that I can ping my friends at other companies that use Skype? Please respond :)
Happy (zoom) Passover for everyone celebrating!
What’s the best way you relay marketing information to sales? Have mostly relayed info about accounts active on our website/ registering for webinars via email to our sales team, and recently moved those alerts to slack. What works for you?
Anyone else here have administrators at his or her school dropping in on Zoom classes or creating student accounts to join Google Classroom for some classes?
lmaoooo I wish this was on Zoom
This has been on my mind for a few weeks, and I have to get it off my chest: Via slack, did you PING him? Or did you PANG him? Heard someone say PANG one time and now I’m lost…
For those of you living alone, how are you keeping yourself entertained during social distancing? I’m hundreds of miles from my family and the loneliness is starting to get really hard. Zoom/FaceTime calls seem to make the feeling worse, not better. I just feel so isolated. I’ve gone for some outdoor walks with a friend who lives nearby, but otherwise I go weeks without in-person interactions. Any suggestions?
Day 3 after a endoscopic brow lift and eyelid surgery. I’m too bruised to go anywhere or be seen on zoom. Surgery was to improve my peripheral vision being hampered by my lids. I didn’t realize how angry-intense looking this happy looking woman had become. Anyone considering this procedure? I don’t look intense anymore.
Can anyone help me with Referal? I'm a Fresher with internship experience of 1.8 years. I'm good at Brand and social media strategy. Skills - Social media marketing, Brand Strategy, Atl and BTL, Advertising (online & offline), Ms Excel, Ms power point, Canva, Photoshop, Market Research, Analytics. I'm a graduate in Journalism and Mass communication for GGSIPU
Junior associate, Considering an eventual move in-house, coming from Am Law 100 firm doing CFS litigation. Looking for insight as to day-to-day responsibilities, what interview was like, etc.
I’ve been getting recruiter emails from Reference Point for some time now for a manager role. Anybody have insights into the salary bands for managers there?
Normally I post about what I see at airports. I saw this article about American Airlines and thought I would share for those who fly American Airlines. https://viewfromthewing.com/american-airlines-updates-its-rules-has-no-responsibility-for-delays-and-cancellations/
Applying to EY, should I include my most recent performance reviews with the names redacted?
Best approach to boomerang? Looking to go back to ACN; been with Deloitte since Jan. Overall the culture isn’t a fit and think 6 months is a fair time to explore
Anyone working at Amazon in the Arlington area willing to talk about the PM role? Thanks!
Making about 110K TC in industry. Been thinking about getting an MBA in 1-2 years, but not sure if it’s worth it since I’d likely exit back into strategy, which is what I’m currently doing. I think my TC by the time I finish B-School would maybe have a 20K - 30K differential depending on bonus compensation. My parents are pushing me to get one as they’ll pay for it, but I’m not sure if it’s worth it. Are there any B-School grads with thoughts on the value given my situation?
Does Healthcare companies like Anthem, Humana or United Health pay more than 160+ in their Technology group? Experienced on Docker, Kubernetes and Cloud Native world and Google Cloud certified..
At Cisco and haven't gotten a raise since I've been here in almost 3y. I didn't pursue it the first 2y because I had close family deaths and poor performance. Now I'm outperforming my peers and ready to look elsewhere. Word on the street is that my org is getting stiffed pretty hard during focals. Any chance of bringing an outside offer to the table and getting a raise? Promotion? Just curious what your experiences are like. Managers, tech leads, whatever..
Anyone looking for an HR Manager? Interested in remote work preferably in the a bay area. I have my SHRM-CP
Recently received an interview request for SaT Valuation and Business Modeling - Business Valuation Senior role. Definitely interested in the salary and responsibilities. Anyone working in this role currently that can provide more information?
My firm has not announced any raises yet even though the market has gone up (A LOT) and firms in the area all have done so. I’ve decided to demand a raise to the compensation committee. But struggling to come with a number. I’m class of 2014 but have gone on four maternity leaves 😂. Any suggestions???? I’m in a smaller city (not CA/NYC/DC etc) and at a pretty big regional firm.
Salary check: senior consultant in cyber security practice in Canada...4 yr exp. salary is 65K (before taxes) UNDERPAID?! Thoughts?
What’s the percent of people passing BCG final round consultant interviews? I always thought it was super hard to get the offer from here but others have told me it’s harder to get the interview/past the first round. Boston Consulting Group
A true story. Been working on a major deal and finally thought we got some headspace after multiple all-nighters. "Take tonight off, guys", partner says to team on a Wednesday. Senior associate/team lead is excited, gets out of the office at 5.30 and says he’s going for beers with friends tonight. I take my girl out for dinner and some beers too. 11.30. Bzzzz! It’s a partner in the London office on the case saying client needs some non-trivial input "preferrably by lunchtime GMT" 🙄🙄🙄
What is this about OT labor laws that took effect on 12/1/16 resulting in Big 4 layoffs nationwide? Does anyone know a little more about this?
Anyone having Skype issues
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