Surprised there doesn't seem to be a bowl here (or even much talk) about organizing in your workplace. Is there one I can get an invite to or should I just start one myself?
If Clients think the agency model is broken, they should check out how much their doctor is charging for a seven minute general checkup. “Eat right and work on that cholesterol. Gotta go, but that will be $565 bucks.”
Hi! I’m a foreigner living in the US. Am I supposed to say “Happy Juneteenth” to everyone like we say “Happy 4th”? Thank you.
I can.not. with office politics. he said...she said... allegiances, closed door meetings, can't we just be fucking adults? ...how do you deal? 😠😠😠
Potbelly, the nationwide sandwich chain, is getting raked over the coals for hoovering up (now-depleted) loans meant for small businesses and the only positive press about them, period is... Adweek? https://twitter.com/adweek/status/1252244644332802052
For they who think, but understand not, allow me to clarify: If I'm not furiously slamming keys or staring into my laptop like Jesus is hidden in one of the pixels, it means I am in fact working.
Can we create an unofficially official roster of A tier agencies. Not sure who is the best anymore and would love to hear from fishbowl.
Do you choose the higher paying job that's less aligned with your career track, or the lower paying job more aligned with your career track?
Why do copywriters just make snarky grammar/syntax comments on 🐠? If you're not contributing to the convo, take it elsewhere. I'm sure there are high-school students that are eager to be tutored.
What’s the easiest way for strategists to transition from creative agencies into brand consultancies? Is business school helpful or worth it?
What is the best digital shop in NYC? I’m considering relocating to the area and would like to know who’s the best out there (both in terms of work quality/caliber of clients, and work environment).
When your inbox says you have no meetings or emails this morning you know there's gotta be a catch
What is a good exit salary for someone with 2 YOE business consulting. Think tier 3 city Phoenix, Minneapolis, Atlanta. I see high numbers for the NYC and Bay, but want to know what other cities at.
Tired of AA bullshit... Best steps to take to maximize the chances of upgrades with Delta? 1st step will be a status match (Plat Pro with AA). Any and all useful advice will be greatly appreciated. 👍
I know it's a bit irrational but I'm a bit grumpy about us moving from Slack to Microsoft Teams soon...
MBA grads, how far before school started did you start preparing for interviews for internships between your 1st and 2nd year? Do these interviews usually happen in the fall of your 1st year?
What are the three top things to keep in mind as a planner/strategist these days? Whether it’s career, client or culture related, etc. Thanks
Delta Million Miler flying AA... Alternating btwn feeling like I'm cheating on a SO and being annoyed that I can't get fly direct to BOS, earn MQSs, and chill in SkyClub. #spoiled #firstworldproblems
What are the pros and cons of taking a live GMAT class versus a self-paced online course? Cost is not an issue for me.
Anyone else have stupidly late bonus/comp discussions? We’re supposed to find out next week, payout at end of March
Every single Asian woman I’ve worked with has behaved in sneaky, passive aggressive ways towards black people. I’ve been in the workforce for 20 years. For the first time, I have an Asian lead who is openly nasty. Very refreshing. Luckily she is rolling off the work stream soon. What’s the deal with Asians and Blacks not being allies / being at odds in the workplace?
What lessons, activities, and/or projects have you used with your 3rd/4th and/or 4th/5th Gifted and Talented students during distance learning?
Anyone else have a lot of shame about their career? I’ve been successful, but have jumped around a lot, worked in toxic environments with poor managers, acted immaturely and just got laid off due to COVID. I wish I could go back in time and have a much cleaner career.
Went to industry and just found out my new firm doesn't use the Oxford comma. What have I done? 😕
How much do you need saved for early retirement? There’s the 25x your annual expense rule and also the 10x your annual income rule. How do you calculate yours? If I want to retire early then there’s also the extra health insurance that you have to pay yourself, god knows how expense that is.
I support charging the killers of George Floyd with murder and black lives matter. But what I don’t support is every damn person on social trying to give us a vocab lesson, “this is the definition of allyship”, etc etc. We support George, his family, all those affected by police brutality, the protests. Let’s focus on that.
Going to New Delhi and will have a Saturday free. What would you recommend as must see in a few hours?