Laid off from AMLaw200 firm due to coronavirus. Had great grades first year of law school. Top of class. Able to secure summer associate position at this firm, led to first year associate position. But I did poorly after the first year of law school and graduated below 3.0 gpa. Do I have a shot at another big law firm? Seems that so many place an emphasis on grades rather than relevant experience. *sigh*
If the big4 has an up or out model, do a lot of senior managers get laid off? Not everyone can be a partner/principle. How long can someone be a partner/principle for?
Veteran 🐟. Were their heavy layoffs during the last recession? Scared for job security and that we are close to another recession
Top performer laid off although staffed on project until end of July 2020. Going to be worst holidays ever. Thanks D!
So Democrats are calling for the DNC chair to be fired over an email scandal, but are willing to elect Hillary for a president after her email scandals? Talk about Crooked!
Nieces and Nephews of Uncle D: please share what industry, sector, or service line you've heard someone being laid off from.
Few people in the world make more money than Mark Reed, John Wren, Michael Roth or Arthur Sadoun. Cant they offer anything to avoid layoffs?
If you plan to move to a new city for a new gig, is it crazy to ask for some sort of employment guarantee where you can’t jump ship and at the same time can’t be fired for a certain duration?
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?
Can you get fired without any previous conversation about performance? This would be after being promoted to senior, so currently a senior 1
Management: you just charge your time to the right code, otherwise you're fired. Also Management: we just deleted all of last year's internal codes without making new ones... have fun!
How do incompetent, toxic Senior Managers not get fired when everyone who's ever worked for them has complained and/or quit while working for them? How do we get them gone??
I’ve had to talk quite a few clients off a ledge to prevent panicked selling. To what degree are you all seeing this? I’m worried this is an industry trend and will lead to layoffs on our ends
Is anyone else’s job on fire rn? This crisis has created two distinct groups- people laid off and people working literally non-stop. My boss is hounding me on 5 remote work apps, I have no escape
Are there any finance people that can say how layoffs really work? If it’s not performance based is that another way of saying you are still the lowest value employee based on, well, performance?
Is it bad form / greedy to ask for $10 more an hour than what the hiring manager said was their hourly range?
Hi All, I’m an analyst with 2 years experience that was recently laid off. Anyone know of anywhere hiring/can refer me? Much appreciated!
Interviewed on Friday in a final round for BCG experienced associate role. Haven’t heard since - probably expecting a ding now right?
Hi 🐠, my h1b starts October 1st, and I was F1 before. My company has been withholding fica taxes since my first day in the firm. Can I ask HR to get my fica tax money (January to September) back? Has any done that before and what’s the procedure? Thank you.
Pulse check - if trump raise the age limit to buy a gun, bans “bump stocks”, and tightens the law around background checks... will democrats or trump haters be happy? Or is confiscation the only way
Any NEW H1B applicants heard back yet? I got an email saying my application was selected but not approved.
3 years in consulting + 2 years in mba + 2 years in consulting + exit into F500 live happily ever after. Does it ever seem...a little boring? Like just walking down a path
Can someone take me through their experience with the last round of interviews with EY for tech consulting senior consultant roles?
silly question: now we're heading into a recession, anyone has any ideas which functions would get laid off first: planning, analytics, dig or data operations?
After 11 months of waiting, My h1b got denied, is it even worth trying again or should I just start looking to transfer to other locations to avoid the stress?
How should I schedule interviews while I’m doing a short term contract with a company onsite. I don’t want to be unavailable for any meetings that might come up :/