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Is there a way to politely tell managers that I’m not being paid enough/have a fair-enough title to manage the endless urgent EOD deliverables that happen on a daily basis and cause me to work overtim…
ATL lost all people of color, save for 1. Majority also women. Individuals who frequently get paid less due to their skin and then gender and will have the harder time finding new sufficient work duri…
I implore Richard and the DJE leadership to not be dazzled by names and CVs, as there will be a surge of Trump administration officials and government employees out in the market searching for a job. …
Junior staff member here nearing 2 yrs at Edelman. Was told pre-Covid (Feb) that I was up for promotion. The news out of the US Townhall seems to suggest that “special” promos won’t take place til yr …
I just stopped crying. My inbox is full of requests about pitch work - do immediately, needs this now, it’s for Richard/Deidre/Russell/any other big name so stop what you doing, have you had a chance …
Saw that some teams are announcing promotions (via LinkedIn updates) while other teams are still waiting word. Have you all seen that movement regardless of office? Feeling more positive that we’ll he…
Can’t say I’m hearing what I need to hear from leadership today as we await election results. Would love to hear how people are feeling
Following the most recent post, it’s tough out there right now and we all miss our office mates. Let’s send kudos to all the amazing leaders, group heads and managers. Who within Edelman is helping ma…
Edelman should have made World Mental Health Day a company holiday and just given everyone a day off on Friday. Coulda made earned headlines doing so... rather than sending another set of toolkits and…
Curious what others thought of the email from Lisa Ross today confirming there will be no official return to office in 2020. On the one hand - great! On the other hand, does this mean there will be an…
Is Edelman the Goldman Sachs equivalent of Communications/most prestigious? I have heard mixed things.
So no one is getting promoted for sure, right? Any talk of those limited promotion opportunities in your office?
Buried PDF announcing no raises until October 2021 and raises will start with levels 1-3. At least it’s Friday?
Thoughts on Clearview 360 feedback no longer being anonymous? I feel like that’ll just lead to less accountability for leads and more broad /vague feedback
Under the current remote situation I have purchased a desk and chair, printing paper, ink, and increased my internet speed. How are others handling these increased expenses? Will I be able to deduct t…
Hey Andrew Foote - when are you going to address your team and the people you selected to be laid off?
Tired. Spent. Emotionally drained. Over worked. Understaffed. All terms I heard today from team members and friends. How is everyone out there feeling? I’m feeling all of the above but also optimist…
Is anyone from NY leadership planning on saying something to the hundreds of employees who have been terrified every time we’ve received an email today? I know this is a difficult time for all, but th…
How we feeling Edel-parents? I basically stopped breathing a few months back, but it's fine... everything is fine... so fine... more
Edelman Australia has made 15 redundancies (almost 20% of their staff), reduced working hours and cut salaries amid the pandemic. more
“While Armano and Parker used LinkedIn to say goodbye to colleagues at Edelman, Margot Edelman used the platform to say that she had been promoted to SVP and Bay tech lead at her family’s privately-he…
Crying on this U.S. call. So grateful that it was held and so grateful for the amazing colleagues who were brave enough to speak up and share their stories. Thank you.
I’m a woman who doesn’t shave my armpits. I’ve been at Edelman for nearly 5 years and never worn a strapless sundress because I think I’d get side eyed. what do you think, office appropriate?
Putting in 50+ hours per week, and staffing is still asking me to take on more bc wildly understaffed. Curious if managers/team leaders can see the hours entered in timesheets?
What helps you get re-focused after a period of feeling burnt out/unmotivated? Know lots of us are feeling this right now, so hoping this can be a positive thread of actions/habits that have worked fo…
“Let’s lay off a bunch of billable people, force our current staff to drown in work and then put up a bs LinkedIn position for a high paying salary of MD, head of connected stories instead of finding …
Any tips for keeping to a semblance of regular business hours while WFH? I feel like I’m working at least 2 more hours a day this week, and people seem to be expecting it now that there’s no commutes.
I’ve heard some poor reviews of our mat leave, and from what I can see on paper, it’s not great. What’s your experience with mat leave and being a mom at Edelman US? I want to stay here, but would als…
What is Edelman like these days? They have so many job openings currently. Is Food & Bev a powerhouse? What about Brand? Seems like it from the outside.
To all those calling for a mandatory WFH, apparently you don’t have kids at home who make WFH a distinct challenge. WFO is a necessary option for those of us with kids (and an energetic dog) at home.
Is it career suicide to roll off a project early for a better opportunity? Had someone say it was and was surprised...as long as the transition is tactful and transparent, what's the deal here?
Best way to bounce back after a big failure on a project? Not a stupid mistake or sloppy error that I didn’t catch, just straight up feel too dumb to keep up
Visiting Portland while trying to interview. Any cool places to eat or check out? Looking at you W+K friends!
Help me decide if I should stay in America vs Canada long term. Canadian passport, currently in US on H1B. Likely going to MBA in 2 years (M7 goal).
Anybody here transferred from a IT consulting Big 4 role to a product manager role? How was the transition? Any tips and pointers on how to make this transition? How was the learning curve?
Question: While it appears to be practical, is there any concern when applying a similar asset-allocation split for an ETF/index fund strategy across a Roth 401K, Roth IRA, and brokerage account?
I made it through 2 rounds of interviews at McKinsey before getting rejected. Both rounds were case studies. Does this mean I can put “ex-McKinsey” on my LinkedIn now??
Going to resign this week. Can I transfer my corporate Amex points to a different account? If not, what’s the best way to use them ASAP
That moment early in the project when it all starts to click and you start killing it at your role 😏
Can anyone provide some insight into KPMG’s LightHouse group? Specifically the low code integration work? Culture, WLB, Pipeline etc. Thanks!
shout out to my manager - stayed up until 3am working, so got the ok to change today’s 7am flight to PM to get more sleep and be alert for the one hour drive post-flight! appreciating the compromise
14 more work days until I have 11 straight days off. I feel like a kid counting down to summer break!
Those that have been more adventurous /actively trading and managing their stock investments and are in the RED. For positions you STARTED POST corona downturn what is the $$$ amount you have in ...
About to graduate from a top MBA and a little time left in school before taking a couple months off until I start work, what should be on my bucket/to-do list? (other than not graduating)
Anyone willing to share any experience on analytics project within the OIL & GAS INDUSTRY.. think Shell, Chevron, BP...etc.
So it’s that time of year... Is there anyone who has successfully renegotiated salary after YE comp is announced? Any suggestions?
What % of your flights actually depart and land on time? I'm probably somewhere close to 10-15% on United.. 😤🔫
I joined Accenture at the end of May as a consultant and still on the bench without a project in sight.. should I worry and will they fire me? I reached out to leadership and apply to so many roles..
Curious what would you do if recession hits? Does going to MBA sounds like a safe plan? Or keep working till the economy gets better? Just curious your thoughts.
BCGers, I get an email today from BCG recruiting stating that they will be interviewing in coming months and they will retain my resume. Meanwhile, they would be hosting a webcast....
Any big 4 experienced hires on here who received either a relocation allowance or signing bonus? Specifically for staff/senior level.
Early professional in need of advice: I am wanting to change jobs to get a role in the realm of data analytics/big data and want to know what certifications I could get as part of this goal? I am looking at the Cloudera Certified Data Analyst as a candidate can anyone here tell me if this one would be a good idea? And if it is attainable as an early professional? Thanks
Starting at PwC in October- a few friends are going on a 7 day cruise Dec 30. Should I buy a ticket, or will the firm hate me for going on vacation right after New Years?
What is a right comp to target for a director of portfolio operations at a $1M AUM PE? Looking to get a sense for base, bonus and carry
Currently have CSR, Amex Plat, Amex Gold, Amex Bonvoy. Which to downgrade VS. keep? I know if I downgrade CSR, points are worth less but is it true for my Amex?
Has anyone here thought about an early 401k withdrawal per the CARES Act? Seems taxes are going up - may as well pay now and have more immediate liquidity?
I’m currently a staff accountant but I’d like to make the pivot to a financial analyst/FP&A type role in the future. What are some ways I could frame staff accountant duties on a resume for analyst applications? Obviously my variance analysis and preparation of budget items are good starting points, but does anyone have thoughts on this?