Does anyone have ideas on how to help local businesses during this time from a work perspective? Our engagement committee thought of buying gift cards and somehow incorporating ways to give back but our matching gift program applies to organizations that are only IRS tax exempt. I am trying to find a way that the company can help with giving back to local business. Any suggestions would be appreciated!
Do any managers do more than just manage and lead the team? Currently I manage the team, manage accounting, handle HR, handle marketing such as documents and emails, provide all of the technical support, and sell. My boss still works from home and only looks at the phone report to check the productivity. They refuse to look at my reports or complete activity logs. Because I have 4 hours of no phone activity daily, my boss believes I am not working hard enough. Cont.
Does anyone have a recommendation for a list broker? I am trying to find a legitimate vendor and I can’t seem to find one that doesn’t seem to be run out of a seedy back room.
It feels weird posting a LinkedIn post in FishBowl, but I found this post from Jamal very insightful. I would have just copied the text, but I want to give him credit.
Having read the Outward Mindset from the Arbinger Institute I wonder if any of you have used it in your business to help with a cultural mind shift? If so, do you have thoughts you can share? Thanks!!
https://open.spotify.com/episode/7fMHP9WLa8tdn0nxj96xLW?si=VyY4jp9DQgK-DdyCjD3oNQ Great podcast discribing the OODA loop. Yall need to research the OODA loop if you are not familiar with it. It helps keep you calm in an unexpected situation.
What do you do on Monday to get your week set up? I feel like I spend so much time helping my team get their pipelines in shape for the week / setting up a plan.
What's your organization's stance on surveys? I've been in the HR department of my organization for a year and a half, we've never sent any type of engagement, satisfaction, NPS, etc. survey to employees. I've just been made aware that our Executive team and our CEO are not a fan of employee surveys so that's why we don't do them. Is this...normal? Or is it dysfunctional as an HR department to not be doing surveys?
Looking to learn more about how others determine the correct cadence to advertise for evergreen requisitions or invitations to join a talent pool without over saturating the audience?
What does your company’s performance management cycle look like? Do you do quarterly reviews? Decouple compensation from feedback? What does the calendar look like?
What activities do yall use to build rapport with your customer base? As an example, the old troed and true method of inviting a cuatomer to a round of golf. Currently, I am trying to see if my base is into mountain biking.
I've been in account management/sales hybrid roles for the last 8 years at 2 different companies. I am looking for roles that are strictly sales based where I do not have to do a bunch follow up forever trying to grow the business. I enjoy the sales cycle and don't mind following up for a year if thats what it takes to get my contract back but I am just not into the long term account development. I currently work remote and am open to 50% travel. Any hot leads or advice?
Hi! What are your companies doing regarding sign on bonuses for interns this year? We ended up having our full intern program this summer and plan to extend offers. Are companies getting rid of sign on bonuses for entry level employees this year? Any insight would be appreciated!
Hi, I’m new to fishbowl and am excited to utilize it! Does anyone here work in the Auto Sales Industry? If so, how have sales been as of recent?
Actively seeking a new opportunity and I am slowly starting to feel discouraged due to lack of response. Anyone else having issues searching for employment right now?
120k for a senior analyst role at a startup in Bay Area. Does it sound reasonable considering the high living cost?
Looking to upgrade my WFH setup currently have a vertica 34 “ to left and another screen above my laptop. Would love to see some setups as a point of inspiration - layouts preferred over exact tech to buy
If a prohibition-era speakeasy had a love child with Tron the movie, the love child would be this W hotel. Who picks this decor?!
SAP managers in big 4 - how much hands on work that you all do? do you delegate all work to offshore and not know about the technical details at all? Currently working with a manager who (contd)
Slalom fish 🐠 like to get your advice, what to wear for an interview with leadership. Are suits normal or a sports coat will do . This is for Los Angeles where suits are not common in workplace
Fitness band, Apple vs Garmin? What I need it is to remind me get up and walk, record the number of steps walked, measure the heart rate while working out... So kind of basic.
Yep.I started this bowl hoping to find others to chat. I’m strictly a plaintiffs’ lawyer,but didn’t mean for the conversation to be limited.There is a separate Plaintiffs Medical Malpractice bowl too.
I’m about 1 year out of college and I have about 10k in savings, 5k in stocks and 5k in 401k. Am I doing okay? I feel like I should have more saved than 10k and more in stocks.
2020 is the year Mother Earth has enough of our shit. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-india-monkey-idUSKBN2351KV?taid=5ed10637b4f7010001631bed&utm_campaign=trueAnthem%3A%20Trending%20Content&utm_medium=trueAnthem&utm_source=twitter&fbclid=IwAR0Nxy48uzKrMH94ndFrH1Jag5-JVydvG3FoZQSfZ6luGF-qToLOYMf0V4U
My small firm suggested I move from salary to an hourly wage after I asked for a small salary adjustment. I don’t want to do it but don’t understand the pros/cons. What I’m asking for is (cont.)
Get yourself a raspberry PI, check for your very own PiHole.. Browse internet without being bothered #thankmelater 😝😝😝