Just got laid off after a 3-minute call with a partner today. Any layoffs going on in other firms? Love consulting but anxious to find another consulting job now

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What are the possible reasons for a partner getting fired?

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Getting married next year and want a more stable job. My partner and I are ok with frequent travel and relocation. My concerns are about layoffs and pipeline of work. Any companies you recommend?

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Can a Senior Manager who otherwise has a good reputation, get fired for bullying? If not, will this person still make it to partner? There seems to be a lack of transparency in firms around this

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Our last senior AD was laid off almost a year ago. My AD partner (the only other woman in our dept) has basically taken on the bulk of his work since then and is killin it. Yet we are about to… (1/2)

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PPEDs: Just found out that a Partner, who was promoted in 2017, was fired. IDK the circumstances. What can they expect to walk away with besides 401k & normal pension plan?

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For any senior Deloitte Partners on Fishbowl - I’ve been loyal to Deloitte and dreamt of making Partner. After seeing my friends who were high performers laid off - all of whom had....

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Partners - how “hard” is it really to be fired as a Partner? For those that were actually fired as a Partner, what was the circumstances they said was the reason?

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My CD is about to get fired because my partner and I are leaving. The reason? “He can’t keep a team for any length of time.” We’ve been there 2 years, what do they want, a lifelong commitment ?

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Anyone rise to Partner despite major set backs earlier on their career (e.g., fired, laid off, mental illness, physical health problems)? Would like stories as a reminder that you guys are human.

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Lol my office fired 2 partners recently. One of them is a senior equity partner too. Wonder what he did to get let go Such BS... could you imagine working here your whole life and get fired at 57?

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Cont'd. He fired me for raising unethical practice that a dir. on my proj. was following. Today I have my own firm with a revenue of $30M. How do you reco..this should've been handled by the partner?

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What are the reasons partners get fired (besides sexual harassment and expense report fraud)? What keeps a partner from coasting and raking in the bucks?

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Sometimes I fantasize about my incopetent partner getting fired.

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Can a Senior Manager who otherwise has a good reputation, get fired for bullying? If not, will this person still make it to partner? There seems to be a lack of transparency in firms around this

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Getting married next year and want a more stable job. My partner and I are ok with frequent travel and relocation. My concerns are about layoffs and pipeline of work. Any companies you recommend?

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Just got laid off after a 3-minute call with a partner today. Any layoffs going on in other firms? Love consulting but anxious to find another consulting job now

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PPEDs: Just found out that a Partner, who was promoted in 2017, was fired. IDK the circumstances. What can they expect to walk away with besides 401k & normal pension plan?

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What are the possible reasons for a partner getting fired?

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Our last senior AD was laid off almost a year ago. My AD partner (the only other woman in our dept) has basically taken on the bulk of his work since then and is killin it. Yet we are about to… (1/2)

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My CD is about to get fired because my partner and I are leaving. The reason? “He can’t keep a team for any length of time.” We’ve been there 2 years, what do they want, a lifelong commitment ?

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Anyone rise to Partner despite major set backs earlier on their career (e.g., fired, laid off, mental illness, physical health problems)? Would like stories as a reminder that you guys are human.

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Lol my office fired 2 partners recently. One of them is a senior equity partner too. Wonder what he did to get let go Such BS... could you imagine working here your whole life and get fired at 57?

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Cont'd. He fired me for raising unethical practice that a dir. on my proj. was following. Today I have my own firm with a revenue of $30M. How do you reco..this should've been handled by the partner?

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What are the reasons partners get fired (besides sexual harassment and expense report fraud)? What keeps a partner from coasting and raking in the bucks?

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Sometimes I fantasize about my incopetent partner getting fired.

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Did that email just say that Jessica hid info 2 years ago 🤔🤭 it looks like such a pissy email. I am glad that the partner is leaving. Should have been if they had said “we have fired him”

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The partner in charge of my office had a nearly hour long conversation Tuesday with our new hire, behind closed doors. I didn’t hear yelling, but the bits I heard weren’t good. Will he be fired?

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Staff sent out paper AR confirms and got them back. Manager saw them and asked why their wasn't fold marks. Turns out staff forged signatures cause he didn't send them. Partner came out and fired him!

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Partner wants me to schedule a client lunch. I know a Sushi buffet w/ many reviews claiming to have gotten food poisoning. How fired am I if I choose this place so I can remote the rest of the week?

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Partner sent meeting invite about feedback around my work performance. Am I getting fired?

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Any rumblings about Partner layoffs related to the #metoo movement yet?

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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?

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