How long did it take you in your position before you truly felt like you knew what you were doing?
What do you do when a new role/agency actually turns out to be a career derailment? Massive step down and mislead about the role
Recruiter gets ghosted by an applicant. Year later, same applicant returns. Recruiter shoots back an email, “I am not calling you for this role even though your background would make you a great fit.”
What makes a great CCO? What makes a terrible one? If CCO currently, how has your transition gone from your previous role to this one? What was that previous role?
How long after graduating college did you find your “career?” Not just the first job you got (although it could be), but the position where you felt like “this is my path.”
I am in a situation where I have figured out the mistakes that held me back. How do I fix my reputation? Take a step down and show humility or start fresh at a step up position? And kill it?
🔮 Poll: What areas of expertise/skills do you think will be in highest demand as our industry (and other industries) evolve & hiring resumes post-pandemic?
My exit interview is tomorrow and during my time at this agency I’ve experienced the grossest of misconduct that has turned me off from advertising as a whole. I kept receipts as one does and ... cont
Newly laid off with little in the way of prospects due to the economy. Does anyone have advice on negotiating a severance package or hiring an employment lawyer to do so? The company I worked for have a very poor package (two months pay for 8 years of service).
Have you been offered a position since we’ve been quarantined? If so, did you start remotely? What are the challenges you’ve ran into if you started remotely?
I’m currently interning at a large agency but could have an opportunity for a junior position in-house. Would that be a smart move or should I hold out and see if I get hired at the place I’m at now?
How do we encourage diversity in hiring without explicitly saying, “I think we should look harder to find more women and/or BIPOC”? Trying to figure out a tactful way of saying that.
If your agency is not diverse, these are some reasons why: • Internships (either hosting interns, or using internships as a prerequisite) • Degree requirements (either mandating a degree, or hiring based on any unrelated degree just for the sake of having one) • Only young, white recruiters (especially those without bias training)
I’m in my first role out of college, and sometimes I just feel so useless... I’m getting better, I feel like I do perform necessary functions the team needs, but im not GOOD... and I’m used to being
What is your agency’s position on employees taking vacation time in this current covid situation? And, do employees feel uncomfortable asking for time off?
Is there a firm where it’s common to be able to keep “normal people” hours? My husband is sick and i need to take care of him. I’m at Rosslyn from 9-7ish every day then still have 2-3 more hours of
Does Elie Tahari go on sale often? Currently upto 70% off but I’ve never shopped there before and these items are on final sale. On the other hand, I don’t want to miss a pretty major discount. (I also have a relatively unique body shape with a 34G bust and a short-ish torso)
Those of you who are strong proponents of buying a home vs. throwing away $$ on rent: How did you gain access to $$$$ for the down payment? Did you all actually save up, or got help from parents/grandparents?
There’s a role at a company I’m a fan of, with better work life balance and it’s interesting work. But I think it will come in offering around $165 and I make $180k. How much would you give up to get in with a company you like and role you like?
How does Deloitte know if anyone own stocks if they don’t report. I know a colleague who does that. Should I report ?
Any recommendations for a sexy workout mask? EQX opened back up and they're requiring masks, even while crushing it on the spin bike (you'll get water boarded with normal masks). Something black plz
Looking to leave consulting for product ops, associate product mgmt. roles. Anyone have suggestions for tailoring my resume? What are the “dos and don’ts”?
Heading to Mexico City in two weeks for a long weekend. Besides Tenochtitlán, any other must do’s in the city?
What do salaries and bonuses of IFS directors and SMs look like? Are they significantly lower than Advisory?
Ugh this title harmonization... Way too many freaking layers. Hard to know who's "senior" and who's not