￼Someone else taking credit for the most interesting man in the world. Adage story on Laura Fegley joining the agency OKRP, she claims that credit.￼ it was Kling people!
Thoughts on some of the smaller independent shops in Chicago like Schafer Condon Carter or OKRP? Don’t see a lot of chatter about those places on here. Anyone work there or know people there?
Anyone else at Omnicom have all their health insurance accidentally shut off on Dec 10, not to be reinstated until the new year? I don’t know what to do.
So I was laid off in January after 6 months, finally got a new job in April, and now my boss just quit (no replacement because budget cuts) and the place is a shitshow as far as systems/analytics go..
Are we naturally selfish? Are we naturally selfless? No idea. I do know that inspiration tastes like candy. Come give some and get some at the portfolio review bowl. https://joinfishbowl.com/invite_tosbrl
I'm looking for some music to help me focus on knocking out some work for a couple hours. Does anyone have a playlist they want to link me to? 🙏
Normally, I wouldn’t ever give praise to such a thing, but Conan O’Brien’s ad reads on his new podcast are just delightful.
I have a really bad habit of opening up Tinder in meetings or whenever I'm not engaged, afraid I'll get caught soon. what's the most embarrassing thing you've been caught looking at on your phone?
I just met the most amazing woman ever. We talked all night, closed down the bar. She flies out tomorrow, we'll never see each other again. 🙄
I got into the ad game late but love it and can't imagine what else I'd do. Any thoughts on aging out of the industry? I don't see many people over mid 40's for reasons we all know.
Were you one of the popular kids in high school or a nerd that came into his or her own later in life? I'd say I was the latter, curious about the rest of fishbowl.
People who have moved to a new state by themselves: Did you wait until you had a job lined up before moving, or just wing it and figure it out after you moved? Any advice on one way or the other?
Moving to LA. Need a job. Desperate. Is it bad to say I’ll work for free for a day or two for agencies to test me out? If no, I’m putting my hand up LA! If yes, oops... please don’t yell at me.
I’m a fairly new mid (> 1 y.) When I have asked, I haven’t received clear feedback on what gets you to senior. I feel like people have taken it as me asking to advance now & that’s not it! Thoughts?
Almost every single internal and creative review leaves me so defeated. Fish, give me advice. Practicing having thicker skin through experience is one thing but how? I need tips.
Name a recent ad you love/are jealous of that you didn't work on. My pick - Jose Cuervo Tomorrow is Overrated. So fun and bold in a category that takes itself way too seriously. Now you go.
So I got an interview with EY coming up. Any advice on their interviews go? It’s for a SAP MM Consultant opportunity. I figured it may be time to switch companies
How is Publicis Sapient making out with COVAD 19? Still selling? Layoffs? Are projects being cancelled?
Recruiter from Deloitte contacted me about Rev Cycle position. Are they really hiring? What’s the scoop? It seems on here like there are massive layoffs going on. Is that touching Healthcare practice?
How do people get away w/ going to travel destinations (i.e. being literally on the beach) without taking PTOs? When I’m on the bench I get anxious being in another city in case of BD’s/staffing/etc.
What’s the difference between Financial Services and Financial Services - Asset Management at PwC? Possible for someone with RE tax background to get into these? Anyone know the culture in NY?
When I’ve been on the bench for a bit, my staffing manager and coach all getting in a tizzy. I think back over the years of long nights and stressful days and repeat to myself...
What should I do if I found out a member of my team is dating someone from the client? He’s well liked so don’t want to get him fired - but this is an independence issue. Am I a rat if I report?
My former district wants to interview me again for a round two after telling me no for this coming year. Any interviewing advice will be hugely appreciated!
Can anyone give me the lowdown on MARC USA? What’s the work like, the culture, anything that comes to mind? Please and thank you!
What’s the best way to book flights to Europe on points? I have status with AA and points with AA and Amex. Wondering if booking through a certain program other than AA is better?
I had an interview last Thursday and a pretty lengthy case study that’s due today. Did not finish it in time, should I ask for an extension or just forget it? Not sure if I would accept the job anyway
Holding out for 2020 elections and hoping the immigration madness goes down with a different administration 😶😶😶