Would this bother you? My bf has made jokes a few times now about me being a “boss baby” or “baby boss”. In actuality, I am a leadership team exec who’s moved up really quickly in my org and manages a team (in industry) by my early 30s. For context, I’m the high-powered career person in our relationship. (He’s hard working but a satisficer vs a maximizer). I view myself more as a badass boss killing it through hard work and strategic effort, so it feels demeaning. I feel unseen. Overthinking?
Hi! Our agency is looking for a new creative project management software specifically to share content assets with capabilities to provide feedback on creative within the platform. Would like a platform that allows for collaboration, communication and roadmapping. Not to mention user-friendly. Currently use Jira and we're not a fan. Any recommendations other than Asana and Basecamp?
Has anyone here worked at any of the large consulting firms as a designer? EY, Deloitte, McKinsey, idk the others. Curious how it compares to agency and client side. Also curious if their pay scale for creatives matches that of “regular” consultants.
Can someone refer me to Morgan Stanley management consultant/data management/project management/B.A roles???
Client side jobs for cds and up?
How does project managers work at your current agency? I only have one for one account and the other 3 accounts, 0.
Anyone here working with in-house creative? We are establishing an in house agency model. I’m trying to align on roles and responsibilities between account management, strategist, ops, project managers, planners - would love to see some organizational overview or advice on R&R that has worked well for other orgs.
I’m planning on quitting my job but I am working out of town. I have a couple of interviews lined up in a different city but I am on the tail end of a large construction project which I am in the field managing. I feel like I’m having to babysit the project Monday-Saturday 7AM - 5PM. It’s becoming unbearable. How do I juggle interviewing when I am extremely busy on the jobsite and working in one of the most toxic environments I’ve ever been in. I don’t want to ruin relationships but I have to go
Here’s a first - I have an opposing counsel who decided to file a motion in the court to bring criminal charges against me for “perjury” - all because we served him as he was on the record as being his client’s attorney.
What in the actual fuck??
Hi, I have recently Joined Wipro in offer letter my location is Noida, after i was at bench for 1.5 Month i got an project and in Personal Staffing Page the Staffing Request location is Banglore, now do i have to move to banglore or i can work from noida, i tried asking the manager but i didn't got any reply yet.
Being in consulting, we dont even realize how quick life is fleeting by. Days turn into months and months turn into years while we keep hopping project to project...looking back over the last 5 yrs, I have no idea where or when they skipped by. Anyone else feel the same?
How do you let an agency know you wanna pass on a project because of the client? I asked about the client upfront but they avoided the question until the last minute.
How much off of your baby registry did you get as gifts? (Understand that everyone has different friends w diff. spending power). Trying to decide how much to list vs source 2nd hand
Is ITC Infotech good company in terms of job security?
Offers from ITC and LTI, 4.7 YOE , 17 L package both
Does Omnicom offer any kind of training in "client finance" and/or "staffing models" and that sort of thing?
Posture correction tips? I’ve always had a bad posture since I was a kid, tried pilates (on and off), lumo lift - no success so far.. Want to improve in 2019. Would appreciate recommendations!
What is the shift timing in cgi for US client.?
How is the Smartops unit in Amdocs . Got recruited in Mega Drive for Java Developer Role. What type of Project can i expect?
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Hello OW fishes,
Does OW Canada sponsors international candidates?
I am interested in SC position. Anybody willing to put in a referral? 3 YOE in Consulting, 2 YOE in the startup world and have master's in Entrepreneurship from the UK.
Happy to share more info in DM.
I am feeling drained out for past few days I am new to the job love it but can’t shake the feeling of constantly being tired and exhausted
Any business analyst here feels satisfied with hike while switching and convinced with the profile?
Had a call with a Sourcer at Square/Block. Was told that all roles have a title of “Product Manager” but levels vary internally. Was discussing an L6 role which I was told would map to a Principal PM. Anyone have Square L6 PM Target Comp?
Best Italian for boyfriends birthday? Thinking of Formento’s or Monteverde, any other good options with amazing pastas and as amazing atmosphere?
How does project managers work at your current agency? I only have one for one account and the other 3 accounts, 0.
I am raising money for an NGO in India. I am sure you must have already donated to some charity. Still wanted to check if anyone will be interested in making a small contribution? Even as less as $20 would do..We are fortunate and making good money. Our charity in dollar translates into big sum in India and this is the least we can do. If you can’t donate, it will be helpful if you can at least speed the word. It is a Facebook fundraiser and I can share the link if you DM..Thank you.
Feedback a toxic male peer (that thinks he is above you)? This was our first call (+3ppl). His introduction round took 10/45min about himself and what he thought of the meeting topic (before I introduced myself). I was firm and polite to say we needed to keep time. He told me to “hold on” and continued talking. I let him finish his sentence and talk for ~3min. When done he says “sorry I was texting, could you pls repeat?”. This is someone I will have to work with. Should I address it now? Not?
Could anyone can confirm exactly how much monthly intake from the below CTC.
I have been contacted by several bb shops to possibly lateral and it is driving me freaking nuts about how slow they move! I was ready to leave my shithole situation yesterday!
Has anyone here explored the possibilities with elective co-parenting? How did you find people willing to do it?
Dear fellow immigrant fishes! I just got a copy of i765 approval. It says it’s valid until 8/4/2024. Does this mean I don’t need work visa anymore to work?
I just got laid off, and am waiting for my i485 to get approved, and I don’t have advance parole yet.
So if this means I don’t need my new employer to file O1 visa for me, it would really help A LOT !!
Calling all South Asian creatives! Tired of being the only brown person on your team? Join!
We are a data/software provider. My business folks get lots of requests from customers to fill out annual security/due-diligence assessments. I don’t have an issue with them generally, but many of them now include “attestations of compliance”, and will throw in a link to their Vendor Code of Conduct.
We don’t agree in our contracts that we will comply with their Codes (or even that we will answer these assessments in the first place) - but assuming that the business does “attest” to (Cont)
Please help me to choose the offer to join.
EY 23 fixed in 26lpa..
Zemoso labs 24 fixed in 26lpa WFH permanently. ACS Solutions 26 fixed in 28lpa.
Is it okay to ask EY to reconsider the offer with ACS offer.
9yrs exp. Java Full stack developer.
Why do we divulge this for each other? Are we driven by bragging or a genuine desire to help spread information?
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I’m a little worried that my creative partner might have an eating disorder. She’ll send me 1-2 gym snaps a day where she burns over 1000 calories a session & definitely is not eating near as much...
GCD was talking to me towards the end of our holiday party & I made a snarky comment about our bro culture. GCD says to my friend “Jesus Christ, I couldn’t date this girl if I wanted to”...excuse me?
Had a meeting with my CEO about the need for on-site daycare. She basically laughed in my face, which I mostly expected. Still bummed. Let’s start a list of companies that offer on-site daycare.
Love that my boss says she doesn’t have to talk about race because it doesn’t impact her? Do white people still have this opinion in 2020?
Is this normal? Getting chest pains, stomach upsets, thinning hair and Sunday anxiety. It’s 12 hr days every Mon-Fri. Love the people + creative output but feeling conflicted. Been in the job 11 months.
Currently working on the most disorganized pitch I’ve ever seen. The GCD is running it and he is unable to make decisions, give feedback or any clear direction. He invites all creative teams to every check-in and then relies on the account team to email any feedback to the whole group. So he won’t meet teams individually or document anything. I’m equal parts amused and horrified. I would’ve posted this in the advertising or creative bowl but I think he might read it and know it’s about him. 😅
Tips re: how to practice my poker face
I'm feeling really checked out from work and I don't really know what to do.
Dreading Mondays, feeling like I'm battling for respect and being left out of conversations.
But I've only been at my agency for about 8 months and I've got a campaign due to get submitted to all the awards next year.
Any advice is much much appreciated.
What are some things you’d tell your younger self? I’m approaching 26 and constantly wondering if my early 20s were well spent.
Not job related but I’m thinking about calling off my wedding. He’s an amazing person but I just don’t think he/this life is what I want forever. Advice appreciated
How do you know if you’re asking for “too much” of a raise when there’s little salary transparency at your agency? Coming up on my one year and have gotten nothing but positive feedback from my manager (and also mentions of “when you negotiate for a raise at your one year…”). I know I’m underpaid industry-wise and for the work I’m doing, but am worried about asking for what could equate to a 20-30% raise if that’s beyond what even my manager makes. How do you know how much to ask for?
Just got laid off. And I’m honestly kind of happy about it.
Don’t have to deal with a sexist boss that makes shitty business decisions anymore!
How is the market treating everyone right now?
Hello! I’m in my 30s and fairly new to living in NYC. Wondering if anyone has any suggestions for making friends (yes making friends) i usually cultivate these friendships at work and I have a few friends from my last agency however many have moved during the pandemic. I’m starting a new agency that’s super small and looking for other ways! Any suggestions are helpful! Thanks!
I’m about to quit my job tomorrow and I’m racked with guilt. I love my team and it’s so busy right now, I got a promotion 6 months ago, and I feel deeply loyal to my company. However, the job offer is my dream with a 30% salary increase. How do I have this convo w my manager? This is my first full time job out of college and so I’ve never quit in a corporate environment. I shouldn’t feel this badly about it, right?
Did someone post recently here about Ellevest? I need to do some money management and like the idea, but wanted recos before I either jump in with them or use my boyfriend's dude bro investor.
Anyone located in LA?
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