Anyone have experience moving from agency to I’m-house or brand side? I was just let go from Edelman & it was my 2nd lay-off in 2 years and my 3rd agency. I’m worried if I look at another agency (if they’re even hiring) that I’ll get laid off again. I was an SAE. Any advice is welcome!
Been frustrated with my job search. Just found out one of my best friends has been hiding the fact that his entire department was laid off 4 months ago. Thankful for my sitch, gonna focus on helping.
If offered a great position and 30% bump, seems like a no brainer to jump. But I’m wary of an upcoming recession, and how being a new employee would make me vulnerable to layoffs. What do you think?
Did anyone volunteer for leave of absence (loa) or partially loa? Would that bite you in the ass when being laid off in terms of unemployment benefits?
A few weeks ago I was rolled off a project for not being a good fit ? Don't feel great about it. What's the perception of being rolled off? Hope I don't get fired :/
Got laid off today, on visa status. Wondering what options are and what do I tell places I am interviewing at ?
If I ever start a company, I am going to have a no acronyms policy. Any one who over complicates things with acronyms will be fired on the spot.
An agency I’ve been really interested just reached out to me for a role working for a client I previously worked with that fired me/ended the contract early. It’s a big place — how to handle?
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
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.
When your president wants to bring in outside media professionals to audit your plans, do you quit? Are you getting fired? Anyone hiring?!
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.
If you get fired or laid off, does the employer have to pay out your vacation days? Asking for a friend...
when I got laid off couple of months back, one of the leadership I worked closely with for couple of years said that my skills are not right for the xyz firm and that I should take it - contd
A layoff was HSBC's natural next step after such a horrible year, but this is steep. Almost 10% of their workforce, wow
I was laid off almost a month ago and today I got an email from USCIS saying “we received correspondence for Form I-129, Petition for non immigrant worker” What does this mean?
Got a job offer outside of audit for a 15k bump (25% raise). I don't like audit (job is not an audit position, yay) , which excites me, but part of me is thinking I may regret it bc of prestige, etc.
What questions should I ask when "interviewing" for a therapist? Oustide of insurance, credentials, etc. First time doing so & want to make sure he/she is the best fit for me and my needs.
Best tips for working harder and more efficiently / strategically within the same hours? Lately it feels like I’m always reacting, running between meetings, no support or oversight on my accounts.
Interested in doing hands-on strategy learning. I’ve built a rapport with my agency’s creative strategist. would it be in bad form to ask if I can chip in on any projects he may need a hand with?
Due with 1st baby in 5wk. first grandchild for my MIL. She’s created her own nursery at her house (unnecessary as we live close) and she’s driving me crazy. Is this normal anxiety or am I ungrateful
Currently a security consultant and I’ve decided to study for a new certification. I’m currently thinking about the CISSP or CISM. Which would be better as a security consultant in big 4 and why?
Agency talent acquisition coordinators: Please don’t try to sell me the job by talking up how talented everyone is at the company as part of one of the “job benefits/comp perks.” 🤢🤦🏻♀️
Anyone have tips for keeping black Allen Edmonds shined? They lose their gleam so fast. I don't have this issue with any of my other pairs in different colors.
How do stock options work / add to total comp if you’re joining a company right before they’re supposed to IPO?
I just interviewed with a competitor. I'm not sure if I'm more worried about not getting the job, or terrified they might actually hire me. Change is scary!
I am usually very expressive and one colleague often mimics me.. It’s very playful and I don’t think he means any harm but it’s getting annoying. Should I tell him to stop?
I gave notice today. I’m pretty happy. Moving on to a very sweet gig w/ a good chunk of practically guaranteed comp incr.2x per year over the next 4 years. I’ll miss my PA comrades...but that’s ok.
Delta Sky Lounge users: What are some of the best complimentary alcoholic bevs at the bar? I’m seeing adds flash on the screen for cocktails but they cost money
Met up with an old friend while I was visiting his town. It felt like a missed connection. He’s now married and I am happy for him but also feel sad I missed out on an amazing catch.