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Give me the toughest advice you've learned so far. Save the woo woo self help crap for LinkedIn.

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Have you personally made a statement about blacklivesmatter on LinkedIn? Why or why not?

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Hi 🐳 If you had one week to dedicate to finding exit ops, how would you spend it? 1. Apply to 100 openings 2. Network with recruiters on LinkedIn 3. Open to ideas...

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Does the firm/company your work for prohibit you from having "CPA" in your email signature? Recently received an email from a manager that I work with that it's against firm policy to ha… more

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I see partners at BCG on LinkedIn who only have engineering degrees and from tier-2/3 schools. What type of partners are they? What work do they do?

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What's ya'lls philosophy on accepting LinkedIn invites? Trying to figure out why some black folk are so stuck up when it comes to this. Sent 3 invites with no response to people at a company I… more

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Anyone else browse Linkedin to check on old classmates / enemies to see if you’re doing better career wise? It riles and fuels me up like nothing else. I love competition.

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If you are certified and have experience in the following areas; AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud send me a private message. Deloitte is hiring. I chatted with a Deloitte recruiter and she confirmed some … more

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Someone lied about their position and engagement with our company on LinkedIn. What should I do?

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What’s with all the creatives on LinkedIn posting their daily wisdom like they’re Gary Vaynerchuk?

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First year analyst here - I am looking to leave Deloitte once I hit my 2-year mark or possibly sooner and I am getting concerned that no headhunters have reached out to me on LinkedIn yet. I turned on… more

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Any good strategists to follow on Twitter or LinkedIn who don’t post jargon and trash opinions?

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I see that my boss has a LinkedIn premium now which he didn't before. I suspect that he's looking for another job. Can I ask him if he's planning on leaving?

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I’ve always found it a little bit comical that people put “Ex-[consulting firm]” in their LinkedIn heading, especially when they move to relatively small startups or something someone wouldn’t immedia… more

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What are your POV on all of the motivational and inspirational posts on LinkedIn?

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Seeing a lot of undergrad folks posting on LinkedIn how happy and grateful they are to accepting a full time position at a Big 4 firm to start in...2022. Is there some PR campaign I’m not aware of?

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My ex boyfriend has viewed my LinkedIn 5+ times in the past few weeks 😳 we haven’t spoken in years, what does this mean?

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What’s up with these “Incoming <TITLE>” LinkedIn headlines? Cringey or no?

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I saw someone on LinkedIn put “Fishbowl Community Leader” next to their title in their headline...why?

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Amazon recruiters are hilarious. In no way am i trying to hype myself up, but I’m post-mba in a management role in a F50 company and their recruiter reached out to me on LinkedIn asking me if I was in… more

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I guess I’m stating the obvious but damn the job market is awful right now. Same 5-10 tech jobs posted on LinkedIn for the last 5 weeks.

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Cringeworthy LinkedIn posts: “I’m delighted to announce I’ve just been made Partner at [firm X], thank you to a bunch of people for helping make this happen. I’m energised for the next adventure ...… more

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Worried I'm falling for a pyramid scheme or something odd. Got a LinkedIn invite from a well known consulting firm (not naming for privacy) and the I'm the person asks if I'm interested in… more

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Do you get career-envy? Comparing yourself to people your age or younger on LinkedIn with fancier titles and then feeling bad about yourself? How do you deal with it?

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Need male fish advice. Matched with a guy on Bumble and we have only one message exchange. I go to my LinkedIn a few hours later and see that he viewed my profile. Is this normal?

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Anyone notice how agencies are using LinkedIn to promote their recent POC hires? Obviously good to see given recent events, but it feels less of highlighting the new employee/their background and more… more

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I fight the urge to hit on some of the people I come across on LinkedIn. I mean, attractive, career orientated, mature, professional single people is what most of us are looking for no?

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People keep preying on me for being unemployed. I paid $200 to have a resume written, then someone on LinkedIn told me it's bad and that I should pay him to write one. Idk who to trust now Cont&… more

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Use. Headhunters. I am interviewing for a role that has 1300 applicants on LinkedIn solely because a recruiter sent my resume. It is almost impossible to stand out by cold applying.

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Did McKinsey go through a round of layoffs? Seeing a lot of posts on LinkedIn from ex-McKinsey consultants stating they are available for new opportunities. Mostly engagement managers...

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Stop humble bragging on LinkedIn.

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Nothing says PA like seeing interns accept their full-time offers on LinkedIn when you just got laid off

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Little unsettling when you see “HR Talent Acquisition Leaders” from Big 4 liking Right Wing/Racist posts on LinkedIn. And by “Big 4” I mean EY.

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Why do interns or college seniors put on their LinkedIn “Incoming Consultant for X Company” on their profiles? Why can’t they just put their job whenever they start?

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Just found out a former colleague blocked me on LinkedIn. I always thought we had a good work relationship. He also referred me to his current employer when I was looking to quit. I apparently got too… more

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How many of you have included a mini headshot (similar to your LinkedIn profile pic) on your resume? I'm considering it, but I'm just curious if anyone else has had experience with this (from… more

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I want to work at PwC. I applied back in May and was told that hiring is on a freeze till August. But now I see so many Associate positions opening at cities I wanna work in on LinkedIn. Are these pos… more

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I despise Linkedin. I keep getting invites from people who are using it like a dating app. Hi dear” messages make me 🤮. Is this common? Anyone one have this problem? I’m tired of sifting through… more

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Is writing a memoir in your early 20s a good idea? I’ve been noticing profiles on LinkedIn “advertising” in their headlines that they’re working on their book to be published within the next year. Jus… more

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If account people don’t post the ad you worked on to LinkedIn after having jeopardize it every step of the way, did you really make an ad?

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I am not sure if ACN below is just really excited for Christmas or if he/she has tech disability or if the OP is fishing for points? 🤔

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I can imagine unresponsive recruiters being on the other side of the email, picking flower petals “I like him [his resume], I like him not”

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Can i ask my mentor via email/IM about comp difference between couple of different roles? I am based in different geogr. area so can’t meet often unfortunately

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Is associate salary in Markets/S&T pretty consistent? I started at $125k when promoted last winter...what does base look like from here?

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I have to pay almost $500 a month to get to my "local" client site. Who can I complain to about this if my manager doesn't let me bill in? I can't afford this on my average salary.

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I really want to give notice tomorrow. Waiting for background check to clear but it should with no issues. Would you still wait until everything clears?

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I die a little inside, every time I hear my email alert.

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When you’ve lost your confidence, how do you get it back?

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For anyone who's taken an internal role at PwC, does it affect your salary? I am just a Senior.

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Will effective WFH policies stick at your place, or even in our industry post-coronavirus?

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When in the interviewing process and the recruiter asks you to inform them if you start to interview else where or get another offer...... should one disclose this? Advantages ? Disadvantages?!

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What is a proper FL/CD day rate. It’s been a while since I’ve been on the market.

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Got into the program I wanted. Now applying for firm sponsorship. Panicking slightly that after all that, that I’m not willing to spend the money/time. Anybody else got cold feet?

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I am not sure if ACN below is just really excited for Christmas or if he/she has tech disability or if the OP is fishing for points? 🤔

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