Hey all, Been out of work for about a year now, been interviewing and actively since being laid off due to companys budget cut. Was in final / decision rounds before covid and everything has been tbd or rescinded since. Responses have been few and far in between and now the year gap is becoming a concern. Would like to ask if anyone has tips or can point me in the right direction. I come from a management consulting/prod mgt background in tech. Disregard the risk consultant title.
incoming cyber risk consultant for Deloitte (starting in sept. in NYC) as a new grad. Can my offer be rescinded b/c if Deloitte goes through mass layoffs? Are certain divisions safer than others?
Are Deloitte layoffs over after tomorrow? S&O just let go 10-15% of the work force. More to come?
Mic laid off its entire staff, sold the name to Bustle, and is relaunching with an entirely new staff. Read the union's statement on the fiasco.
Is anyone here constantly worried about getting laid off? I didn’t get moved to my next level (SA1 > SA2 > SA3 before manager) last review cycle (I was 6 months in the firm). Now I’m always constantly worried I’m going to get laid off. Overall get along w people at my level up to manager, but cannot get along with most partners and some directors. I’ve had good reviews from the former, and mixed reviews from the latter. Wondering if this is anxiety or intuition.
KPMG announced no 2020 layoffs, but at this point, has any other firm provided this or a similar plan forward to protect employees during these times?
Fired without severance...haven’t signed anything yet. Is severance something that can be negotiated with HR? I have a call with them on Monday to discuss.
How long is too long to be an intern? I've been interning for about a 1 year and half now at 4 different agencies. All extended me until I'd leave for another agency. I was told bad timing/layoffs
Can partners get fired?
Strategists never get fired. Next to Account. Creative and production are chopped first. To make the insult worse, Strategists get hired faster everywhere. Perceived value is everything.
CRT is over and I was wondering if PwC will layoff people this year in Cyber as certain markets are not performing well.
TFW you wake up, see no work emails, and immediately convince yourself you're about to get fired.
I'm dealing with life after a layoff and I don't think I'm alone here. 🐠 who have been laid off - can you share your experiences? How long was the job hunt? How did everything work out? Any advice?
People always say sue the company or owner. Is it that easy to sue someone? Especially around employment when people are getting laid off due to Covid. I think Deloitte or any big consulting firm it’s not easy to sue them, they are well protected
If you are laid off and cannot find a job doing your day job, what will you do? I am trying to prepare a plan b and c. My car is too old for Uber eats etc. curious your thoughts.
That’s going to leave a mark - 25k job cuts globally @ ACN https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8660159/Hundreds-Australian-jobs-risk-Accenture-slashes-workforce.html
Looking at the way people are laid off, utilization is just one part of it. It's so hard to pin point what is (proper consultants let go from projects, etc..)
SM here - if my work visa is not renewed, would I be eligible for severance? Current non compete has 3 months of severance included
Did PWC announce layoffs today? Or were they more targeted / based on performance and utilization? My partner just met with HR 😢
Hi Is there anyone here looking to hire a Strategy consultant? I've got previous experience across public and private sector and I'm now looking for a new challenge with one of the top consulting firms in the UK. Any help would be much appreciated.
I am interviewing for Deals Technology Director position at EY-P. Can anyone shed some light on the interview process and some useful tips? Thanks for your time!
Hi fishes A very quick question I had my hr salary negotiations after how much time will I recieve the offer letter.
“Protestors” set fire to a building in Richmond, VA with a child inside. Then they intercepted the fire truck several blocks away to try to prevent them from responding. No one can support this behavior.
Best city to start and raise a family? No kids just yet. Currently in NYC (midtown) but tired of high rents after 3 years. Wife wants west coast. I want warm weather!
Happy Friday everyone! Wondering about the demand of skilled agile transformation resources and best consulting firms in this field . Please share your thoughts.
What does everyone do to stay fit during the pandemic and WFH? I've never had a consistent exercise routine but I want to start one, however I have a hard time making myself exercise in the morning so that doesn't help. Any pointers appreciated
Anyone fly united airlines recently?
For any Pennsylvania attorneys, does anyone know the work culture of Saltz, Mongeluzzi, and Bendesky in Phildelphia?
I lost my job and have a one year old. I love taking care of the baby and my whole day goes in that!! It really does. I have not been able to think about other job options but I really want to apply and find a job. What do I do? Due to corona we are skeptic bout day cares too. I do not want to lose my skill set, been in consulting for 12 yrs. And at the same time love the time that I spend with my baby. What is the right thing to do? I really need to get a fresh perspective and some inspiration.
Hi Fishes, I have got an offer from Wipro, was hired for an immediate requirement for some project named ELC. Does anyone know about this account? I confirmed from the HR that it is a support and development role and has only day shift. Just doubting the shift, I can't work in night shifts How is the work life balance in Wipro? Does they provide any reimbursement for WFH peripherals like Accenture does?
Is there a site that’s good for searching for mileage run flights? Where you can view only skyteam airlines, and filter by miles flown. What’s the best tool for that? Thx!
I’m looking for a referral to a Certified Financial Planner. I want someone to help me paint my full financial picture, and start to lay out what the next 30 years look like wrt kids college, FIRE, Etc…. Thanks y’all.
How's ORD T3 line?
If you're looking for something unique to post in your digital classroom i posted an audio field trip to Mackinac Island. https://anchor.fm/josh-h/episodes/Mackinac-Island-Field-Trip-eci0nb
What should be the next certification that I should get? I have the CFE. I’m targeting the CFCS and the ACAMS as the next ones that I should get. Any thoughts on which one I should get 1st? Pros/Cons
Folks who are on a H1/L1 visa, how do you handle the income out of a rental property? Do you hire a property manager? How much would they charge approximately and is it worth it?