Had a glowing fantastic performance review last year. This year no review, just a meeting with managing partner and HR to tell me I am fired and to leave now. No bad performance. Is it just the money?
Are there any more new layoffs in Toronto? Or Any agencies that didn’t experience layoffs? It’d be nice to get a sense of the Toronto Ad scene at this point.
How do you survive in a company after layoffs? Feel thankful to have a job, but the people left are miserable and overworked and sad.
I’m going on parental leave in June... my firm has announced that layoffs aren’t planned and our sector is still performing strongly. Should I be worried about the potential for getting laid off?
Just got called & laid off over the phone. I have good snapshots & utilization had been above 96%. Where do I go from here? Was looking forward to CRT as this is a milestone year and all the hardwork
How did your agency handle layoffs? All-agency meeting before they started? After they ended? Both? Kinda sorta trying to predict if I’m losing my job tomorrow.
Got laid off today, and literally was going to put in my two weeks tomorrow. Unemployment here I come!
*POSTING THIS ON BEHALF OF A DEAR FRIEND* A former coworker at Rogers & Cowan / PMK was laid off today along with a few other staff members. She’s a Public Relations Executive, with lots of music and entertainment experience. I know these are hard times, but if you know about an agency or brand in need of staff members or freelancers, please don’t hesitate to reach out 🙏🏻 Thanks!
Is it tone deaf to push for a raise / promotion at mid-year when the firm has been struggling financially, but avoiding layoffs / pay cuts?
More layoffs at CPB, Alex is picking a few people a week, number is up to apx a dozen, more to come. This is in addtn to LA office closing. I know the new biz team got cut along w digi too. No faith.
When should you notify work that you and your wife are expecting a baby? Any safety precautions to be taken to avoid layoffs due to Covid and benchtime because of paternity leave?
If making banner ads suddenly stopped being a thing, what percentage of the industry would immediately be laid off?
I was laid off & forced to move back home despite working insane hours and ridiculous bullshit from my manager and HR. I’ve tried to get over it but the injustice of it all is hard to live with. Tips?
I’ve been on the bench since being laid off in May due to Covid. I continue to get interviews and final rounds, however nothing solid has closed. How screwed am I?
B-reel approached me with an interview offer for a designer role. No details whatsoever, told me they love my work. What should I expect at an interview? What should I prepare?
Anyone else’s RH account showing option losses for today, but your total return % is same as it was EOD yesterday
Trying pick up some freelance work for the first time and not sure what to say when asked for my rates. What’s the average day rate for a mid level designer? Is there room for negotiation?
does anyone at EY use a separate phone for business? i want to be able to leave my phone in my briefcase when it comes to after hours and the weekends.
Need advice- my life situation is changing and I'm looking to transfer offices, what's the best way to go about this?
To Managers: What was your salary as a 1st Year manager? ...I tried using glassdoor, but the sample on which the avg is based isn't much. So, the results aren't accurate- cont'd...
Proud to be an EY'er. Steve H's email Monday afternoon mentioning that the Firm is working to reserve a block of hotel rooms for displaced EY personnel in the Houston area.
Looking for support- just word vomited a question to the client in a meeting- panicked when she didn’t answer right away and looked at the associate for a life line. What am I doing 🤦🏻♀️
Would you wear a dress in a brighter color (emerald green or royal blue) to a formal job interview? I prefer those for my regular wardrobe over suits, but wondering if I should lean conservative here.
Since everyone is asking for a referral lately I’ll shoot my shot lmao Can someone refer me to Google ?😋
Recommendations for a day spa to celebrate my sister’s birthday? Based in NoVa. Looking for the most relaxing place to have a massage and facial for a reasonable price. Is Salamander worth ...(contd)
Looking for solid, small-mid size performance marketing agencies in major US cities. ✋🏼with your agency name if yours is!
Has anyone purchased something $$$ online overseas and paid for duty/taxes on delivery? How does it work? Should I opt to pay at check out or pay on delivery?
fishes! i went on a date with a guy 3 weeks ago- date was super fun and we got along pretty well. some kissing involved but nothing serious and we agreed to hang again. but since then he’s added cont
I’m looking to buy partial/whole books of business, preferably all fee-based, in the 10mm-20mm AUM range in Ohio
I think it’s time for me to stop dating for a bit and work on myself. I’ve gotten too many texts after making it a month with girls saying they think I’m great but we just don’t connect 😔