Can we discuss how Accenture has ripped away almost 10 PTO days from Droga? Martin L King Day; President’s Day; Good Friday,; our birthday’s; our 5 Summer Fridays. And did I mention sick days come out…
*Controversial take alert* I love the look/feel, copy, execution, of the new Lululemon work from Droga, but it seems a bit bleak and self-serving for that particular brand. More exclusive than inclusi…
What's a mid level salary like at hot shops like GUT, Droga, or WK? Do they pay the same as a mid level writer role in your Ogilvy, Dentsu, Saatchis?
Is there an agency that does award-winning work and has good work-life balance (not working 8+ hours a day)? The likes of Droga5…
“Unjunk your sleep” is the best use of “junk” I’ve ever seen in a tagline. Kudos, Droga5 creatives.
I’ve heard from quite a few people about how creatives are not happy at Droga and people might want to avoid if they want to be happy and want to have work/life balance. Someone had a break down while…
What has 2 fingers and has been ghosted by Droga and Martin? This guy! Has that happened to anyone else with these 2 shops after a ton of interviews?
Anyone here from Droga5? I saw that you’re looking for a copywriter. Any tips on making my application stand out?
What’s the work/life culture at WKNY vs Droga?
I’m up for a role Droga and not sure if I should take it even if I want to leave the industry? After some time, I’ve come to realization that I don’t really want to work in advertising. But I just go…
Droga5 actual job description: 1) Ability to work for long stretches of time. 2) Ability to work more than 40 hours a week. Ouch.
Any Droga peeps work on ihop? What's it like?
Is Droga making people go back in the office?
Droga5 London. Thoughts?
In the early 2010s, agencies like Wieden, Goodby and Droga seemed extremely prestigious. But now, while these agencies are respectable and desirable places to work, I feel like they don’t hold the sam…
Thoughts on Visa @ droga5?
How is work-life balance at Droga5?
This may vary or not have a “formula”, but I’m curious about how you from Droga5 or Wieden got hired, is that a mixing of good work/awards/merit/experience? What’s the process behind? Thanks.
Seniors who took a “lower” title for moving to a bigger, more competitive agencies (like Droga or W+K), was it worth it? Why?
Is Droga5 still as good as it used to be?
I’m a CW who’s made some fun work in last 4 years, but nothing “world class”. Are my dreams of droga dead? I’m guessing my produced work won’t capture their attention, so I’ll need other ways to show …
Gut or Droga?
Outside of the top tier agencies (WK, Droga, etc), what are some of the best mid tier agencies in NYC?
PSA. Droga5 is not what it used to be but still have good opportunities. People say it is a tough place to work. WK is solid but sometimes also does bad work. Have decent hours. You can use the mag…
Not really feeling the Droga5 rebrand.
I wish I had the confidence of the Art Director Intern that posts: wow, Droga really lost their mojo
Who has the best office location - independent shops? Droga, 72andSunny, Johannes&leonardo, Wieden, Work&Co?
Not directly an advertising question, but I'm curious how this works. When an indie agency is bought out, how do they determine the number? Is there a general rule to follow? Droga sold for $475…
So I know droga is a sweatshop for creative. But what’s it like for strategy? My partner is interviewing for a senior comms role there and I don’t know if he should if he values his life.
Droga NYC’s current head of production please? Used to be co-heads now not sure. Has been a minute, appreciate any insight. Thx!
Are the benefits at Droga5 any better since Accenture? I heard the health insurance wasn't great.
Necessary to bring laptop while on vacation? It will be at a developing country and we'll be moving around cities a lot, so I'm not comfortable carrying it around. What do you guys usually do?
How much do senior accountants make in Utah/surrounding states? Right now I have 1 year of experience in PA and make 60K but receive offers for 80-90k at other companies but probably not great growth potential. Classic question - at what point should you leave PA to maximize earning potential but not stunt career growth?
Those who took the AWS CCP exam - do you get questions like “how much does a storage type cost per GB per month” in the exam? Trying to figure out whether this level of detail is required to be memorized for the exam
Does anyone have any information on Acumen Solutions? Have a third round interview there for an architect role and I was wondering what people thought. The benefits are meh but the total compensation would be way higher.
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Any recs for a semi-affordable, last minute get away? I’m still 100% remote, I’m burned out & I need a change of scenery for a few days. I’d plan to go for a long weekend & then work remotely for part & take part completely off.
senior in audit - received offer from GT for manager position, and went to talk to my partners (im in big 4) partners matched salary and offered manager (i was supposed to make mgr next yr). (cont'd)
Can anyone pls recommend a resource to learn Agile / scrum in the shortest way possible? Books or online class? Just joined a startup and want to brush up on my skills. Thanks!
Is strategy consulting really that great or is implementation the place to be? I know MBB is trying to move into implementation so is it useless trying to stick to strategy or should I prepare myself for the future by doing delivery?
How are people staying focused at home? I am having such trouble not being in the office!
Forced ranking question: When thinking about your last career move, rank in order of importance which influenced your choice the most? A. Prestige of new employer organization B. Prestige of your new title C. Title in path of career growth plan D. Total comp E. Work you would be focused on in new position
To you non-creatives our there, do you put creative awards on your resume if you contributes to the work or case study?
As defense counsel when would you be open to mediation? I have a case that really shouldn’t be a case and we’re about to start discovery. I’m thinking before we spend 100-200k In discovery why don’t we work this out for 50k.
Somewhere between wanting to take a lengthy vacation, but not wanting my utilization to drop
Facebook has followed Google in making vaccination mandatory to work in person at the office. More companies will likely follow suit.
Aaaaand I just got an email on my LinkedIn account from one of my client stakeholders on this project saying he finds me “rather attractive” 🙄😫 It never ends
Making the move into an investing PE role shortly. Anyone done this previously and have tips to share on ramping up for the job coming from a strategy consulting background?
Looking to sign up for a points card in the UK- does anyone have a recommendation? Anyone have the Virgin Atlantic Reward+ MasterCard?
Hey Fb friends - need an advise. My current firm hasn’t stated my GC process yet and with current processing time it appears to be somewhere around 12-15 months time to get PERM approved. In addition my current firm needs leadership approval & they make me sign a reimbursement form in case I quit. On other hand, I have approved i40 from my ex-employer (Big4) who fired me last fall, I don’t know if they will hire me back. Since I am from India and the date of filing appears like going to be…cont.
I'm having difficulty making personal connections with students this year. I teach hybrid, so I have a room half full of students in front of me and half at home on zoom. I have tried playing educational games, I greet them each time I see them, I try to do small talk, I make positive comments on their work, it just isn't happening. Any ideas?
The more pedestrian your intellect, the better fit you are at D Heard of a colleague with an FRM charter being laid off today. Overall excellent person. And you won't believe who they promote year after year.. the character, curiosity and quality of the lifers Don't join this firm if you for a love of learning and to be inspired. Join if you are a middling who wants a good brand to hack ahead in life and rise above your station
Hi Ladies, This is a lengthy post, about a family matter. I am seeking some advice from the sisterhood. I am a married mother of a boy who is in Pre-K. I have been married for 8 years now. Contd..
Stay diligent, friends. I just checked one of last week’s hotel bills and found a misc charge for in room dining that I most definitely didn’t use. I wonder how many of us don’t notice these charges?
went on production in LA and my ECD texted me if I would share a bottle of wine with him in his hotel room. I said no. I don’t know if this is worth mentioning to HR...
Which offer is best for data engineer role YOE - 2.3 EY GDS - 11L + 50k Joining bonus PWC India - 9.5L + 1.5 Joining bonus
Opinions on what happening with Facebook and their poor employee outlook? What will FAANG be if Facebook hits the fan? NAAG?
There are several children in my classroom who keep having tech issues. How can I support them without taking away from instruction time?
Anyone going 100% alt? I have the last bit of BTC left, thinking if I should buy some alt. So far, I have XVG, XRP, XLM, ADA, IOTA, CND, POE, POWR, FUEL, SNT. Thanks for the advice!
O.M.G! My co-worker texts me about my boss (annoying person). I responded via Skype and vented, BUT I sent the message to my boss! The name was above my friend's!!
Thoughts on taking a 30 year life insurance policy from bestow? Anyone else that did this? Tia!
Feeling like my firm has a very outdated parental leave policy (and none of the women partners have children)! What is the parental leave policy at your firm? Please include: (1) size of firm; (2) location of firm (city, state); (3) how many paid weeks off from firm (not state/fed benefits); (4) other policies such as ramp up/down time, etc.
Folks whose h1 was picked in lottery, hav ur lawyers submitted documents to uscis. What documents they need frm client and frm u. What is last date to submit. Mine got picked but no word from lawyers
Agency leaders my question for you is simple, what’s yo target metric for utilization of talent at your org? Talent being designer / developers / creatives.