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I’ve never understood why it’s ok to bring dogs into an office setting. Sure, it might make things easier for you from a caretaking perspective. Or, calm you. But, some people don’t like dogs, and oth… more

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Dilemma: I was friends with a couple that broke up in 2020, known them both since college but closer to the woman. She and I have been talking and hanging since their breakup and gotten closer, and sh… more

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I actively make an effort to avoid toxicity in my personal and work life but am addicted to the vicarious toxicity of Fishbowl. I delete the app once a week but reinstall every time because I can’t st… more

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I hate writing fake PR headlines.

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Finishing up a big production - one that had been a great idea. But, thanks to many things, it stinks. I’m embarrassed… and sad.

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Honestly, I don't like being a creative director. It's annoying. (Not at digitas) I feel like my team is also not giving their 110% and the work is sloppy

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Clinically depressed (functioning) and in mourning over the loss of a family member. If not for wfh, I would have had to take a sabbatical. Wild to think that the performative-but-not-performance stuf… more

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Has anyone ever quit to just take some time off? I’m financially stable and thinking seriously about doing it. I feel like my current gig is killing me and I can’t escape.

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Anytime I hang out with my finance and CPA friends I feel like a lesser person. They’re all making mid six figures and talking investments and I’m barely scraping 100k.

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I have a major crush on Elsa. Yes, let it go Elsa.

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What to so about potentially homeless siblings? Have a siblings who is jobless for 6 years now (can't find a stint, can't hold down a job long enough). Parents have been supporting her, but th… more

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Lmao wondering if I’ll be depressed forever. I got off pristiq bc I felt “cured” and was tired of being sweaty all the time/having no sex drive. But now I CANT STOP CRYING lol.

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People always compliment how soft my skin is, I honestly think it’s because I don’t shower daily so I never have to use lotion and my skin has a natural oil balance. I usually shower every other day o… more

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I no longer get excited for getting a standard 💜 like here. I’m so old and jaded that it takes an ‘uplifting’ or a ‘helpful’ in order to have anything close to a meaningful day.

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I am underpaid and overworked, pls send help or $$$

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Every time I see a consultant or strategist on a dating app, I swipe left because I know they will be annoying.

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My mom came to stay with and my future fiancée (he just bought the ring 💍) and I for the week and it was an absolute nightmare between the two of them. Who has/had a similar issue with their family h… more

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Started a new job at tiny company that led me to believe things about them that aren’t true. I pay mostly or 100% for benefits, it’s not comprehensive & will have to wait two more months to use. T… more

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I’m trying to stop self-doubting myself all the time, but I don’t think I can

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I’ve been back in the office since April/May on a very limited basis, and what I’ve learned is that creatives and account people should not be placed in a covid-spaced conference room together for lon… more

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I'm not convinced strategy as we know it in the agency world is even worth it at this point. We pay lip service to it, we scope for it, we have CSOs, but at the end of the day beyond new business… more

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So I royally fucked up and cheated on my boyfriend of almost 8 years… I love him so much and it’s eating at me that it happened and I broke his trust. I am truly deeply sorry and he deserves to know b… more

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Who else have started to ignore action item emails from their IT security department due to all phishing “tests” they send out?

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In LinkedIn's "you appeared in x searches this week" where it lists the companies where an employee searched for you, I've had the same agency pop up almost every week for a year or … more

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I burn too much creative energy choosing which emoji to use as a reaction in Slack.

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My favorite songs this year are Lubalin’s internet drama joke songs. Might as well be in boomer jail.

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I called out sick, even though I'm fine. Going to do it again tomorrow. I'm not the only one that's done this... Right?

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I wasn’t gonna say anything, but a new photo has emerged of John McAfee before his death

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Shout out to all the people doing the “boring” work. The work work. The stuff that pays the bills so all the awards-chasers can do what they do best.

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A new account person just shit the bed on a huge presentation and flushed weeks of creative work down the drain. Shouldn’t be surprised at this point but here I am...

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Workplaces are inherently hostile towards people who genuinely have ADHD. I really think agencies/HR needs more training in how to work with people have ADHD.

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I’m about to turn 29 soon and I’ve never been in love or in a long term relationship. I count my blessings with friends, family, and some really cool traveling experiences. But I’ve never shared that … more

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I don’t love this NRA graduation ad that everyone seems to be frothing over. It just reeks of a dumb stunt catered to the echo chamber. I strongly agree with the sentiment, but I just feel like it’ll … more

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Anyone else still hodling?

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I’m quitting my toxic-ass job tomorrow for an amazing opportunity that I deserve and is long overdue and I still can’t believe it’s happening! Somebody pinch me!

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How did you learn to invest? I’ve been at it for a few years and now understand that I know nothing.

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Feeling so defeated. Expats living in bay area since 2007. Saving and have enough savings for a 20% deposit for a house. But I keep watching the house prices soar and feeling so helpless, like we&#… more

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We have three days off, but I’m already dreading going back to my job on Monday. I’ve only been there three months. Just so frustrated and disappointed in the Universe.

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I wish I partied more and did more stupid things in my early 20s and didn’t hold myself back out of fear, overthinking, and low self-esteem. I had the rest of my life to be responsible ! What was I th… more

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