How does everyone feel about “test projects” in the interviewing stage? Omelet asked for one. I always feel it’s out of line when places ask for them. With a full book and 5 agencies on my resume and …
Thoughts on Omelet LA?
My agency had layoffs & told an AS that they “support” him changing his own title to Account Director for job searching purposes. He’s been an AS for 3yrs here+5yrs prev job. Should I say something??
Has anyone ever transferred their website from cargo to another site like squarespace? Any insights on how difficult this is?
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?
Are you folks happy with your decision to make a career in sales? I’m young working in tech sales, but also have my bachelors in psychology, and could see my self happily going for my masters maybe even PHD and being a counselor.
Hi there! I need some guidance. HR and global leadership rolled out some amazing new initiatives like not starting until 10 am on Mondays, no meeting Fridays and required 2 additional summer days a month. The problem is, my boss refuses to comply with the initiatives. He constantly scheduled meetings before 8 am on Mondays and after 7 pm on Fridays. He also doesn’t let me take time off. Should I go to HR? I’m really not one to complain but I’m tired and extremely burnt out. Thanks for your help!
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.
General curiosity... On job applications, how many of you fill in the voluntary form regarding race, sex, and gender?
More layoffs at VaynerMedia this week. I've survived 3 rounds in less than a year.... maybe this time I start looking for another job?
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.
PHR or SHRM? I am looking to get more certifications related to HR vs recruiting, but I am unsure on which one is "better" or will help me grow into more of a strategic HR role. Help!!!
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
Who are DDB NYC main clients?
So, I’m currently interviewing for new job, and market is not bad, but I’m anxious and I am interviewing for every opportunity that comes my way (director/vp level, tech). Today, September 30 I received an invite for an initial interview for another opportunity. So I applied to this opportunity through networking on August 10 (!). It looks like a red flag for me and I’m thinking thankyounext, but again it’s covid time... Thoughts?
NYC Council has now banned employers from asking how much you made in your previous job during interviews. Hopefully this should dissuade employers from taking advantage of talent.
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?
Random thought: When bots figure out how to capitalize letters and put punctuation in the right place, we’re all fucked.
Squarespace is building up their brand and marketing teams. Snazzy office, campaigns are beautiful, could be cool? Anyone know anything about working there? Trying to GTFO of the agency world. 🙏
If you message the hiring manager directly about a Role, what do you say? Recently did this and the HM basically responded saying the recruiting team will reach out to all applicants.
Got laid off a few months ago, now got a job with a 12% raise at the big FB. Dreams do come true you guys, don't give up ❤️
Been seeing a lot of jobs being posted by OYO. Anyone have insights on their culture, benefits etc.?
What are you doing with your bonus coming Friday? Shout out to all the associates who are looking forward to like $50 after tax
I’ve got ~2 YOE at a boutique consulting firm and ~2 YOE at a tier 2 consulting firm (OW, LEK, EYP, ATK). Any chance to enter MBB at a non entry level position, even though I’m only 1 role above entry level at my current firm?
What’s the pay scale for a security program manager at AWS in the DMV? 10 years work experience, 4 In consulting, 6 in fed, bachelors, and CISSP.
Poll: habits from consulting that carried over into your personal life? To start: I tend to think of things in 3s, picture my mornings in gantt charts, look for $$$ wines until I realize cant expense
Is mid September a good time to visit Alaska or New England or Zion / Canyons? Looking for a new trip in US for a 10 day vacation
Is there anyone at CVS Health (Enterprise Analytics) that’s willing to chat about the interview process/role? I have an interview for the “Solution Strategist, Advisor” role, but there was no recruiter call and they went directly to scheduling the interview. Thanks in advance for any insights! Particularly any insight into the “technical/coding interview” would be appreciated since the team/role seems Data Science heavy?
Best way to be good at the mental math required for case study interviews. Been out of the game too long 😭
4th year corporate associate here. I’ll be starting an in-house role with a large public tech company in the next few months, but haven’t given notice yet. What sort of things should I be considering to prepare for the transition? Anything to take advantage of while still at the firm? The company is not a firm client, but we (the firm) have worked across from them on a few transactions.
With Blackrock dropping ishares etf expense ratio - does anyone recommend them over vanguard?
Need some help folks: anyone recently interviewed with Google? if so can you guide me what to prep for SDI?
Just found out that I am not getting promoted this year. All feedback I received all year long was that I am doing great and am ready for promotion. Feeling so betrayed.
Recently got a question from my alma mater for MBAs: 🐠 What do you think the most important marketing content to cover in MBA programs is to best prepare students for management consulting?
Funny watching the media and twitter comment on the tax plan talking points while having no knowledge of tax or the impact
Hi Everyone! Thought I’d share that my firm is hiring for audit seniors that have 2-3 busy seasons under their belt and looking for a jump to a smaller firm (35 people). We focus on benefit plan audits (only) and is a pretty unique firm. I left B4 after 2 years and came here 5 years ago and have been pretty happy with the switch. Definitely better work life balance and some unique benefits. It’s also still public accounting and auditing if you like the work. Happy to connect and talk more!
Does anyone have tips for financing an MBA? Where to look for additional scholarships or financial support? I got into my top school but now looking at all the costs 😳
Considering a chief of staff role at a large financial company for one of their VPs. Interview process is just starting but I’m curious of thoughts on growth opportunities. Hopefully next step is VP