Who are DDB NYC main clients?
*after client takes 2 weeks to send feedback* PM: “Oh, and can we get the revisions to all the creative by tomorrow?"
Any other creatives sick of being strategists?
One day I’m going to throw the hugest industry party to celebrate life. And trust me you are invited
Phrases and buzzwords banned in 2019, let's hear em. I have but one wish: the death of "ask" as noun.
Thoughts on Special Group?
Advice on taking and passing the SPHR exam?
I’ve been laid off and, as I embark on my job search, I’d like to keep my marketing skills sharp. Any recommendations on must read books, or resources?
To go freelance or nah? It seems like people who’ve left the everyday agency life are happier because they are not mixed in the webs of chaos and politics. Real talk I’m a bit envious.
Any other ADHD 🐠 hate taking their meds? Feels like being in a trance, like my personality is down the tubes but need it to get work done
General curiosity... On job applications, how many of you fill in the voluntary form regarding race, sex, and gender?
Why do I need to subscribe to see the Cannes winners? I have a login for Lovethework.com but every time I want to see more about the campaign, it tells me to Learn More
I started a new job last Sept and the workload has been a constant challenge. My dad just spent 3 weeks in hospital. My boss knows and never asks about him. I have mentioned a few times that I need to be done at 5pm to help care for him. She keeps giving me more work. It’s a small agency so she is also HR. What do I do? (And please don’t just say look for a job).
I’m trying to help people make the most out of every and any interview they are able to schedule right now. Which aspect of the interview process are you seeing fall apart most?
You’re constantly showing up for everyone else, but who’s showing up for you? I started an initiative to coach HR/people leaders because I know what it’s like to be doing all the things for everyone else with little support or focus on your own well-being, growth and development. It’s a lonely game! I’d be delighted to create the space to make you a priority. Would love to offer a free session, or simply connect: https://www.chrisrollins.me/peopleleaders.
I’m planning on working remote in a few different cities this summer and fall. A week or two or three here and there. The goal is to stay inspired, meet new creatives and ad nerds, experience art, learn more, drink on rooftops and keep feeding my creative mind. Who has suggestions of cities I should hit?
Recently got a raise (putting me at 68k). Turned down an offer for 75k to stick it out and company said they can’t match. Management sup was laid off. Account director just quit. Need more $$. ADVICE?
In your experience, what makes a good boss?
Random thought: When bots figure out how to capitalize letters and put punctuation in the right place, we’re all fucked.
https://www.politifact.com/factchecks/2020/apr/17/phil-mcgraw/dr-phils-faulty-point-about-coronavirus-and-swimmi/ Dr. Phil needs a course on doing proper case math, or at minimum to read the introduction of Case in Point. 360,000 swimming pool related deaths a year? “You might want to double check that...”.
Will audit firms pay you if you bring in a new client even at the senior level? I’m pretty close to a deal for an audit and no ones mentioned commission yet lol
My albo is having a baby!! Yay.
Anyone willing to share their experience at broadhead? Considering a position there and would love to hear positives and negatives.
What would be your suggestions for a BA Manager moving into a Advisory Manager role at B4? I am good with Industry knowledge and implementations but not been too much in PPTs and Excels.
Hi. Is there anyone that works at the Big 4 that can please give me a referral? Thank You.
Land improvements are included in the mid quarter tests and are bonus depreciation eligible, correct?
Do you approach interviewing the same as you do dating? Basically, if they liked you they would make an effort to contact you and not vice versa? Had an interview on Friday and still haven’t heard anything back. Company was looking to hire someone immediately. Wondering if I should reach out or assume they’re not interested.
My friend is a senior analyst at a small, elite nonprofit that does mostly quantitative consulting (think econometrics and dealing with massive data sets) for public sector orgs. He has a BA and MA in Economics, is obviously extremely quantitative, great presenting skills, strong work ethic, intermediate programming skills, multilingual. 10 YOE. In DC. Any idea what kind of salary he could shoot for in a commercial line of business or tech firm? I was thinking 130-160.
Up vote if you've ever thought about faking sickness on a Sunday night so you can WFH that week.
Riffing off an earlier thread backpacks vs messengers... Decided to ditch the back pack. What are some cool work bags (male) that that are client presentable?
I am at the 2nd round of my interview for the Recruiter Position for a German Company in Germany. I want to ask what should I prepare for this interview and which situations could they give me to check my Recruitment knowledge? Basic questions have been asked in the first interview.
Is it true that Cognizant lays off/fires even the most loyal people just like that by deliberately giving low ratings and by paying 4 months salary up front or is it really only for those worse performing employees?
My friend has following offers from three companies after MBA (two offcampus and one from campus) 1. Finance Effectiveness/ EPM role at one of the Big 4 2. Deal Advisory role at one of the Big 4 3. Organization strategy role from one of the top consulting companies (not Big 4) Which role offers the best exit options? All the offers from US support teams of the companies. OS role offers better than the other two (only slightly), but I am interested in a good profile
Getting ready for my second busy season. Does it make sense that I have 75 hours in my ARMS through busy season? Also I still have one client that they didn’t add in my hours yet...
Looking to leave consulting and go back to industry (life sciences). Was at PwC and now at a IT consulting firm. Who is hiring? East Coast preferred