Just accepted a job at UM Worldwide, just wanted to know about the culture and people’s experience working there. Is IPG a better holding company than Omnicom?
Strategists have Planning Dirty Academy, Stroke of Genius, Sweathead, among many. Are there groups/courses/newsletters like these for creatives?
Anyone know a journalist who might be interested in writing (exposing) an agency? Repeated racism and sexism. Would write myself but too many other cases and multiple POV.
Have you ever or would you consider using a Life or Career Coach service? In what circumstances/why?
Any tips on how to deal with a line manager who just makes your day miserable? I’m not only one who can’t deal with her but just finding it wearing me down 😔
Being black and in this industry is so exhausting. I really feel sorry for black women. Every suggestion, deliverable, etc. is doubted even if you have a long history of quality work....
Stop spacing before punctuation ! Am I missing why this is a thing ? It isn’t easy to do . And it seeps pretentious in a tasteless way .
Hi all. My H1B (COS) was approved this year. Can I travel to my home country later this year if a H1B amendment needs to be filed?
Has anyone successful gotten a doctor's note to secure more flexibility for remote work? On a local project and SM insists that the team colocates in a cramped team room on a loud and crowded floor.
Will be going to Chicago with my GF for the first time in 2 weeks (spending the weekend). Can you please provide recommendations with things to do/Marriott hotels?
Do you feel there is a divide in your building between those with kids and those who are single? I’m regularly given extra to do to cover for people with kids because I’m there more. Feeling resentful
How do you get caught if you are traveling without an LCA initially for projects? For example if I travel for 3 weeks while my LCA is getting filed and continue traveling since my LCA is filed by then
While I agree that the foundational business skills acquired through launching a career in consulting are second to none, I don’t personally see the long-term ROI, considering time invested. Thoughts?
I have a boss who is doing the following: -gets upset if you don’t answer her msgs right away like even if you are “away” Doesn’t seem to understand that people have a life outside of work in quarantine.. Calls under the pretense of work but takes a long time venting/talking crap about others.. She assigns but gets unhappy if it’s not exactly going the way she wants and micromanages.. how do I politely face her? Or is there no hope?
how do y’all make new friends/dates? seems like our society has changed that going up to random people at bars are seen as being a little weird?
Lost a truly special girl that I’ve recently started seeing a few months ago, and it seems to me that I always ruin any good relationship. I’m pretty sure she is better off without me, I’m a poison..
True confessions of a consultant: team dinner had horrible family style food. I went back to my room ordered room service and turned my TV on for the first time in almost 3 months.