Do you think there are going to be more layoffs at wpp agencies this year?

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Have WPP announced any plans for a return to office? Haven’t heard anything internally. I’m prepared to be disappointed.

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I applied for a job at a WPP agency. It looks like they’re going to send an offer my way. However I definitely stretched the truth in my resume. In the background check what do they look for? Do they … more

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Folks at US holding company agencies: what are the primary differences in $ and perks between VP and SVP titles? Omnicom ? Publicis? WPP?

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got an interview for the advanced analytics for Mindshare NYC office. Any ideas how are the working enviroment?

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Can someone explain to me the process of applying for positions between WPP agencies? I know there’s no-poaching rules to be mindful of, but I’m not really sure of what they are or how they work

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If you bring in a large new client as an account supervisor, what would be your expectations for compensation? WPP agency here.

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Like this post if your WPP agency has cuts resources to the bone and youre considering resigning.

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imagine a big spaceship and wpp merger... BigPP

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Whats the best healthcare option for a relatively healthy couple with a toddler( 2 y/o) and only one working parent? CHP1500 SBC, CHP 3000 SBC or POS?

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Work at a hold co and tired of hearing the ceo’s are in it with us and taking cuts? I call BS on that! They are only reducing salary and will still earn millions. Omnicom John Wren - $19,818,780 in 20… more

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If you can choose to work anywhere remotely through the conclusion of the covid shutdown, where would you choose to live? Anyone considering moving into suburbia?

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Any AKQA team thoughts on the culture and presence of leadership? How has the handling of transition Covid-era compared to “business as usual” prior to pand… more

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Any thoughts on when the WPP travel restrictions might be lifted?

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Anyone else having issues with being understaffed? We’ve lost 6 people in creative leadership over the last year and corporate hasn’t given the OK to fill those positions. We are all underwater and th… more

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I usually say “we” on client calls - or even when I’m presenting something internally - but sometimes it sounds silly knowing I am the only one worked on that project and everyone knows it. Does any… more

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Does anyone know if we have a supplier diversity program? (for minority-owned businesses)

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Creatives, how's your routine? I'm working everyday juggling between 3 or 5 projects. In the same day I'm looking for directors treatments, designing brochures, banners and creating campai… more

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Here’s how much cash these holding companies had on hand at the end of 2019: OMC $4.3 billion WPP $3.8 billion IPG $1.1 billion What should they do with it during this pandemic?

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Is anyone else nervous about their health insurance premiums going up again?

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What do we think is going to happen to the WPP campus they’re building now that it’s been determined that almost all agency roles can be done from home?

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Any juniors stayed under WPP long enough and got promoted to mid? What was the percentage increase of your salary?

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It’s great that WPP has been matching individual donations for a while. As someone who’s constantly made an effort to contribute, it’ll be good to know the total amount the org. has donated to differe… more

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Looking for junior Art director roles in New York. Does anybody has any leads ? Has experience working in one of the WPP agencies in New York. Thanks in advance

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Does anyone know the parameters of become a partner?

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How do we handle those in leadership positions who don’t show up for work during these wfh times? PS- they didn’t show up to work pre covid times. Team never knows where they are and they are never in… more

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What do you love about your job? What do you hate?

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How do I tell my manager that I cannot attend a meeting today so that I can attend a safe room discussion that WPP is hosting in response to current events? I also want to suggest they attend as well… more

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If we got a “Surviving Winter: Mental Health Real Talk” panel going with AdClub, 4A’s etc. - who would you want to see on the panel ? Mental health professional, mix of execs and junior across vertica… more

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Has anyone talked to their supervisor about going full remote even once offices reopen?

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From Mark Read’s email update on Covid: “the WPP Board and the 19 members of our Executive Committee will each voluntarily take a 20% cut in their salary, initially for the next 3 months” (cont)

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I don’t think there’s a GroupM bowl so sorry to our creative friends. Wakemaker folks - how is the DoorDash account?

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When will the WPP hiring freeze end? Any guesses?

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Despite all the craziness of the last few months, working remote has brought some teams closer together in a more personal way. Colleagues have become intimate with every room in my apt. Do you agree?

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Curious about career trajectories & time spent at each level. I have 11 years of agency/consulting experience at WPP, IPG, & Publicis agencies and other known independents. Leading anchor clie… more

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Mindshare folks... anyone have details on what happened with your CEO being let go for “misconduct"?

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Microsoft letting employees wfh permanently- will we see more?

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New staff ate dinner at Mc Donald’s because he feels guilty of spending “project’s” money. Going to take this kid out tonight and will show him how it’s done.

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What to do when you generally like your office culture, albeit lacking in racial diversity, but your leaders make culturally and racially insensitive and tone-deaf remarks...

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What am I worth in terms of TC? SDE, 6 YOE, background at a startup and 2 mid-level companies, MS degree. Assuming I'm desirable enough for interviews at a handful of good places. Not based on a previous salary, just objectively.

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What are typical exit opportunities for MBB project leaders/team leaders/engagement managers?

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Am I crazy or does delta not have direct flights from lax to Chicago airports?

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Does anyone know if Microsoft has a internal referral system?

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My client just showed me the edits she made to my 90 tab financial model and it took her 20 hours something that I could have done in 30 min. She also hard coded it things and f'ed it all up #awesome

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anyone having bad posture issues because of too much sitting / computer work? backache/headache? anyone actually seen a chiropractor for posture correction? how are you fixing it? Yoga? Standing desk?

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Is it normal to take time off during your notice period? Especially if it was something you already have approval for before you resigned?

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How's Edelman NY? Getting hit up for Health which I've never done. It'll entail moving from advertising to PR/earned creative as they call it, and the Health category. Didn't sound like hard sell pharma, quite a bit of branded video content. I searched on FB, sounded mostly negative culturally (employee fired during Pride month, political, creatives better watch their backs, climate denier) with a few who love it. Figured I'll ask if anything's changed, if it's even worth ... considering.

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Was approached by Accenture for a principal role. Any insight on comp? Base/total. Glassdoor gives a pretty wide range of 183-268 base...

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This feels like a low offer: Sr Software Engineer Base: $125k. Stock: $50k/4 years. Bonus 0-20%. I have 6 YOE.

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Reached a net worth of $50k today. 3 years ago I graduated $30k in debt and had to open a credit card to cover my moving expenses. This job is a grind but I’m grateful it’s enabled me to achieve this.

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Feel like it's time for me to exit PA after 4+ years. What are the best options for a Tax Technology person to exit to? And I have no interest in doing tax returns. Any advice is much appreciated!

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Any insight in to Publicis Health Media or working at Publicis in general? Would you work there over an omnicom / ipg agency if pay was significantly higher ?

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Got on a direct flight that ended up being delayed 2 hours past when my connection would have gotten me home....Thursday man...

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How is it that my salary is $120k but net worth is only $25k? 🤔I am saving but I need to invest more.

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I’ve been a CD for a few years now. And I’m starting to worry about getting stuck here. How do you move up to GCD or ECD levels? Is it usually an internal promotion or external opportunity?

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Is anybody seeing job offers rescinded or hiring freeze because of the current market turmoil?

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I know how the exact salary of the cohort of homegrown senior consultants at a B4 for the same role that I’m applying for. how much more should i expect for experienced hires for this same role with same YOE?

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Any exits in Austin area or remote with healthcare consulting background, SM or AD level? Also, I am tired of completing at home assignments for companies with no ROI, how do you guys deal with this issue. Strategy to cut to the chase quickly?

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New staff ate dinner at Mc Donald’s because he feels guilty of spending “project’s” money. Going to take this kid out tonight and will show him how it’s done.

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What to do when you generally like your office culture, albeit lacking in racial diversity, but your leaders make culturally and racially insensitive and tone-deaf remarks...

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Just this second my long time boyfriend told me he is not planning on getting the vaccine. We were going to move in together in May/June. We each have a kid. Thoughts?

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I'm trying to buy a new carry-on size suitcase but am having trouble finding one that fits my requirements. Does anybody know a four wheel spinner bag that's: 1: decent quality build, particularly wheels and handle 2: has a lid that opens and one large compartment (soft or hardside but I don't like the two half clamshell hardsides) 3: looks decent (doesn't have to be fancy/designer, just something I'm not embarrassed to take to a client office) 4: under ~$300

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Will Biden get his proposed stimulus and increase to child tax credit?

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Has anyone here ever dropped out of graduate school? Is that something you mention in interviews or do you just completely erase it from your resume

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Tis the season for mileage runs. Being new to constant travel, I’m not close enough to the next level. However.. share you’re craziest mileage run story! Living vicariously. Miles, cost, legs, time...

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I’ve been freelancing on & off for years & am having a hard time landing a full time role. Partially cause when I get a gig, it distracts me from my search but can’t afford the 3m it takes - continued

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Starting at McK (NA) next month and my training just moved from in-person to virtual - are you all seeing a decline in business travel because of covid concerns? I'd heard that a lot of teams had started to travel over the past few months

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What am I worth in terms of TC? SDE, 6 YOE, background at a startup and 2 mid-level companies, MS degree. Assuming I'm desirable enough for interviews at a handful of good places. Not based on a previous salary, just objectively.

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Best city to live in in early-mid 20s?

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Slalom Solution Principal and Practice Area Lead comp? Base and TC. NYC 10 YoE Thx

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For all those who are on STEM OPT visa - with the new rule of not working on client site, how your firm is addressing this issue ?

Assuming the firm pays for bschool tuition, how much should I have saved to travel without having to worry about running out of money in school?? Looking at a top 5 program

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Where do more boutique firms (like Oliver Wyman, Roland Berger, Huron, zs, slalom) rank in comparison to big 4 or Accenture or ibm? I know mbb is top tier but I feel like everyone else is debatable

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