Is there any point to applying to places right now? Or is everyone on a hiring freeze? I unfortunately got laid off :/
How often do associates actually get fired? This group seems to always imply the firm would fire you if given the chance, but in 3 years I’ve never seen anyone fired.
Just got fired. Not surprised and kind of relieved but ego is bruised. Anyone got any stories of when they got fired/laid off and it turned out for the better?
For those of you that got coached-out/fired from PA, what was the conversation like leading up to it?
For those who survived layoffs and crises before, what things and actions made a difference? How'd you come out stronger? Did you pivot into something new entirely?
Damn. A gunman fired at Republican members of Congress. I don't care what your political stance is, things should never get violent.
Can Deloitters being laid off file for stuff like unemployment & Obamacare during their new job search?
How do our firms view consultants and managers getting pregnant or just having young children in general? Is it a death sentence for future staffing opportunities? Conversely, would it mitigate the risk of layoff due to covid considering the optics / laws around woman’s pregnancy rights in the workplace? Honestly just curious.
Laid off from an agency as a junior back in March. I’d always planned on going in-house one day, but would I need a few more years of agency experience under my belt first?
For those of you who have been laid off, what do your days look like? Someone told me to expect 3-4 months at LEAST before finding another job
I was laid off for the first time last wk and I feel completely empty. Does anyone have any advice? I've been talking with recruiters, trying to find connections, but it all feels hollow and hopeless.
Ugh. Democrats will see this as obvious proof that many conservatives are conspiracy theorists that have lost their minds, conservatives will see this as proof the deep state exists and that this dude fought it with inside information. Or proof that you can be fired for "conservative views..." https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/politics/2020/09/21/nih-william-crews-covid-19-fraud-retire-anthony-fauci/5860559002/
660k net worth at mid - late 30s still feel insecure due to no access to affordable Health Insurance. Health is ok, some dental issues. But, can we really call this a free country if one health issue can bring you on road? What are the options for health insurance if you try a new job and get fired?
Does anyone have any leads on potential jobs in IT, like IT Support or Help Desk in DC? My SO was laid off today due to COVID.
The more pedestrian your intellect, the better fit you are at D Heard of a colleague with an FRM charter being laid off today. Overall excellent person. And you won't believe who they promote year after year.. the character, curiosity and quality of the lifers Don't join this firm if you for a love of learning and to be inspired. Join if you are a middling who wants a good brand to hack ahead in life and rise above your station
What made you stay in public, instead of going to private or an easier job? Have you every been fired or seen any set backs in your career?
“If I said / did / acted the way the client just did, I’d probably get fired for it.” - Me, multiple times each day 💭
I was laid off from my job awhile back and I have a gap through temp jobs I was doing. How should I display this on my resume? Leave the gap or say contractor or temp.
Friday Funnies! 🤣 Starting a new FB tradition to spread a bit of cheer after a year of WFH. Share a funny, happy, or uplifting story that happened this week. Can be work, family, TV, memes, anything that made you chuckle. Follow the format of: "I laughed this week because...."
Interesting to see that only 2 of the Big 4 CEOs are listed in Glassdoor’s top CEOs 2021 list. And the top one is CEO of BCG.
How much PTO for manager level at Accenture? Are there any collective disconnects? Deloitte shut down for 5 days July 4th and the week between Christmas and New Year's. Then there were the other federal holidays, of course. Is there a typical sign on bonus for manager level?
Please help! Last year I was able to contribute to a Roth, so threw in 2500. It’s taken a hit and is now at ~2100. Independence now makes me dispose. But can’t buy another position b/c <2500. Cont..
Is a switch from IT Audit (b4) to Product Management (industry) role a good move? C1. Significant pay bump as well.
I am on h1b right now. My husband has GC, he will be eligible to apply for citizenship next year. Should we wait until he becomes citizen to apply GC or should I apply now ?
Thoughts on McKinsey's client selection process?
What is everyone's opinion on switching firms in order to get the bump in salary that comes with it? Is it worth it? Thinking about trying to go to Accenture or Deloitte.
A recruiter made a post about emailing her for an open position, so two days ago I reached out. Should I also apply for it on the site, or would that be overkill?
I've come to realize that I spend a lot of time sitting cross legged when I work and the home office chair I have is too narrow to accommodate. Anyone have a great home chair that works for crossed legged sitting?
I was made redundant in September (less than 1YOE), and this week I learned that they hired someone to my position the month after - how should I feel about this? Is this normal?
Books/resource suggestions: I’m looking to learn about software stacks and how software works in general. Ultimate goal is to break into software PM space. Thanks!
Am I wrong in thinking it’s inappropriate to talk negatively about members of a specific gender or race at work? I’ve been hearing more of it recently.
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