Cannes Lions is going digital and ironically many agencies still can’t figure it out anything beyond a 30” ad.
Everyone in this business claim to be using creativity to be changing the world. So I’m asking, which campaign have you actually worked on that has made a difference in the world? I’ve won close to 20…
What is it with this industry that makes people so condescending? I don’t care if you’re a CEO or you have a shelf of Cannes Lions, you should never talk down to people. Just be a decent human.
If you’re submitting a web series to Cannes Lions - do you also need a case study video? Is it a must have?
Any Creative Directors out there want to team up and make some cool ads? I have a job but hate it. Open to freelance. Would prefer someone with a copy background but anyone good is the goal. I have 20…
Our senior creative leadership keep talking about winning Cannes Lions and D&AD pencils but none of them have actually won any since 2007 (that’s 14 years 😭 ) and between all three of them they’v…
Cannes Lions 2020 is officially cancelled. https://www.canneslions.com/about/news/cannes-lions-2020-cancelled…
Global Creative ‘leaders’ posting about Cannes Lions on LI right now, in a delusion that they’re real, are gross. So privileged and disconnected, like Nora Desmond in Sunset Boulevard. Don’t you have …
Cannes Lions is officially postponed. "We are now engaging our contingency plans for the previous published October dates." (Oct. 26-30)
I just won a trip to Cannes Lions off the back of a portfolio school. How do I make the most of it?
As of writing, Cannes Lions is not postponed yet
need access to the Cannes Lions archive to get evidence of a win for my green card application but don’t have a subscription. Anyone kind enough to lend me a login so I can take a screenshot? Thanks!
Online Talks & Conferences during Covid #2 June 22-26 Cannes Lions Live: https://lionslive.canneslions.com/…
I know, I know... LA isn’t great right now but I’m asking anyway. Any agencies looking for an ACD writer? Coming off of 2 years in a row of winning multiple Cannes Lions and have leadership experience
How many Cannes lions ideas really needed a proper creative team to ideate them? I ask because I’ve always felt if who created the ideas was judged blindly that we’d be surprised where they came from.
Is it odd that Childish Gambino ‘This is America” is winning a Cannes Lions? It is amazing, so winning tons of Emmys, yes x1000. But Cannes Lions? Are they now accepting songs and music videos?
Been in this job 8 months and have primarily experienced boredom and zero necessity for intellectual engagement. What am I doing wrong? How do I get a challenging project? I'm getting good reviews.
Where are the best places to have a video interview?! It’s in the middle of my workday and I don’t live close to the office. GO!
I can’t help but feel that the partners in my practice have already decided who they’re investing in to help develop and promote—and it doesn’t include me. I’m a high performer and well-liked, but I see other people at my level and above still get preferential treatment and I think this is hindering promotion. My only solution is to find an exit to another firm. Has anyone else been in this situation and also found their only way to solve this was to leave?
Any information on Akerman? Culture? Hours requirement? Pay? They have remote positions now, not sure if/how that affects pay.
Looking to invest in a pair of good headphones. I’ve only used $20 pairs. No solid budget but aiming for sub-$100. Would appreciate any Black Friday deals. Thank you!! Here are my reqs: - noise canceling - with a good mic for Zoom - wire & wireless (can connect to phones + laptop)
Hey guys, I have an offer for big 4 external audit and forensics. I was wondering which should I choose? What would you guys choose? Which provides more interesting opportunities?
I am diverse (Hispanic/Spanish). I hold the following CPA,CFE, and CFA lvl 3 cand. but still my team assigns me the areas of the audit (admin) like SDC liason, confirms, etc. Already talked to my Part
What do you think is more important for senior bankers: their EQ (emotional intelligence) or IQ?
Rank most important to you when comparing competing offers - comp, exit opps, hours, culture.
This weekend, I went to a friend's baby shower and hosted a volunteer event. It is Thursday and I feel like I am still making up for not working more over the weekend. Sigh need diff projects
Are any third party recruiters actually worth responding to? I look them up and I only hear bad things (parker and lynch, southwest search, sni financial, etc). Everything from pushing unwanted positions, lower salaries than requested, contacting your current company (???), and whatever else comes with these people.
There needs to be observation testing. I’m talking standing directly behind my client for hours or days, watching what they do to ensure financials are free from material misstatement.
Anyone come through LGA terminal B in the last few minutes? How long is the line/wait for a yellow cab?
Deloitte folks. By company policy, How many PTO days for a Specialist Master in a year - 20/25/30? Is this negotiable for an offer ?
Anyone have any insight into whether Polsinelli is going to make ANY move to raise in response to all these other raises?
What is everyone’s plans for surviving the rest of 2020 since coronavirus isn’t leaving this year? In terms of safely seeing people, bouncing between home and apartment, living your lives. Can’t shelter in place forever (for those of us still in lockdown states).
Anyone has gone through the US boarder entry at JFK this week? What was the wait time? Picking up someone (non US citizen) today and not sure how soon I should show up. Thanks.
Do Sales Engineers/Presales Consultants make more money(Factoring in commission and bonuses) than Consultants working at BIG 4 or overall in their careers? If so, why not become a sales engineer/Presales consultant?
Hola! Anyone know someone or work for Google? I am looking to chat about the company culture and experience. Trying to see if I want to make the move
Got Above/Consistent for Client/Firm in Performance overview. What can be the AIP and merit increase? First year SS here.
I wanted to get your thoughts on the following: 1. Health Insurance for your parents (assuming they are 60+) 2. Term life options for myself (under 30) I recently went through a medical family emergency and realised how important insurance is. Any suggestions will be appreciated.
That sad moment when you realize the only shampoo you have at your apartment is hotel shampoo 🤦🏻♂️
Why would anyone with options work at Deloitte? Layoffs during a pandemic... & they handle it classely, unlike say a McKinsey. My friends in grad school were right to stay very far away. Low brow
I put in a transfer request and am to the point of talking comp adjustment. I quickly learned that the adjustment doesn’t offset the COL difference. Should I feel bad about turning it down?
How do you rebuild your cash after a large expense? We recently did a necessary renovation to part of our home, and even though we tried to be economical, it was still a big expense. We agree on the big picture of why we did it, but are having sticker shock and also are both nervous and clamping down on spending for the time being. Is this a good response? Is there a better one?
Hey I’ve been struggling with interviews lately, does anyone here out of the kindness of their heart want to do a mock interview with me? :)
I’m a media strategist in SF considering a shift from media to a Comm Strategist role. Agency side. I have 3.5 years experience. I’m currently at $65k. What should I ask for in salary?
If anyone would like a referral into Deloitte's SAP practice (any and all modules of SAP, 1y experience minimum), feel free to DM me to discuss. There's a large hiring need for the US practice!
Just got my bonus. Planning on investing in TSM, SQ, NOW, Bitcoin and Ethereum. Anything was I should add? Otherwise might just do VTI
Went into consulting anticipating more business travel than a previous job (I enjoy travel), then Covid gets in the way...any theories of what travel will look like for consultants in the coming year(s)?
What schools would you recommend I apply to? Indian male, 31, LGBT 7 YOE (FAANG, big-4, NGOs) BA and masters from top-10 universities 3.7 GPA, 164 V/Q Interested in VC, social entrepreneurship, or MBB.