I'm on a work visa in the US. Employer naturally has a higher leverage over me and my peers make 10-15% more money than I do despite having relatively lower performance ratings. Any tips on how to negotiate?
After talking with some friends, looks like cyber is shifting in the industries. Focus now is more on technical skills and less on management. It makes sense in some ways, if you had the budget for only one guy, companies will take the technical guy over the nontechnical.
What is the current state of IBM’s Workday Practice? Thriving or approaching a point where they could dissolve / sell the practice?
Can i reject HCL offer after filling joining form and BGV in HCL onboard portal?????HCL Technologies
Hello team I have 9 years of work experience as an analyst in E-commerce am. Looking to change the job please help me with this. Thank you
over 40. made a transition from UX to copy. been a CW for 3 years, sup for 1. how are job prospects in NYC?
Interviewing at SM level at Big4 in Risk Advisory. Some say that going into the role without consulting experience or a solid network is career suicide.
Should I quit while I am ahead and withdraw prior to the partner interview?
How do you feel about the lack of representation in upper management roles in tech (c-suite, VPs, directors, managers, supervisors, etc.)?
Anyone here have experience negotiating steps with the DOD? I’m coming from the private sector and interested in learning what I need to do to start at a step 5, rather than a step1. Step 1 would be about 13k below my current base/bonus comp package and I don’t want to take such a large hit.
Hi I am a cath lab tech. I want to look into traveling but have some questions. Anyone aware of any groups to discuss housing, location, etc?
For those with dark cloth masks, how do you denote which side is the “inside” i.e. the side that touches your mouth? I was going to put a white out line on the inside, but was afraid to breathe in any fumes, so thought I’d throw it out to the fish fam. Thanks in advance!
Is anyone else worried about screen time or strict about it? I'm a bit torn about it and curious of everyone else's thoughts.
Anyone in Biglaw in Miami? I’m a second year v10 litigator looking to move out of LA at some point, but need to be somewhere warm. Cost of living is also a plus.
What’s your WLB/culture like? What type of work is out there for litigators?
Anyone in the Cyber fellowship program at NYU? Please provide any insight you have. Thanks!
What business-y tools do you all use for tracking projects, time, meetings, etc for design work?
Right now my planned list is as follows (planning to switch to full time freelance soon), advice welcome! Would love to see others’ lists.
• Trello - tracking projects/to-dos
• Google calendar - meetings etc
• tbd (been using excel but want something different) - time tracking
• Zoom - meetings
• Evernote - note-taking
• Google drive - file storage
Am I missing anything?! Other tools? Help :)
Does anyone else hate cleaning and laundry? I feel like I’m constantly cooking for or cleaning up after my kids (and myself). And I truly despise this part of life, but it gives me anxiety to have a messy house. But it’s constant. Please send tips to change my attitude/mindset or tell me this gets better when my kids are older or something. Ahh.
Anyone had an IUGR baby? Received news that we most likely have an IUGR baby (I am 34 weeks) meeting with a specialist soon but would love to hear others experiences.
Quick one.. is SCNO function not approving Kolkata Location?
Which locations got approved for SCNO folks?
Pls share in comments..
I'm moving with my wife to SF (close to the Civic Center) and I wonder if you have any recommendations for an English course we could take nearby.
Additional Posts in Entertainment Industry Professionals
Since Covid started, what’s the most memorable piece of content that you have seen? Mine has to be between Tiger King and The Circle. I never really was into reality TV but Somehow Netflix got me into it.
Hey guys! Welcome to the bowl! This bowl is for entertainment industry professionals and those aspiring to work in the industry. Come in, talk, invite your friends, and make some new ones!@
Question of the week (pick 1 or both)
What was your path into the entertainment industry?
What did you start as and what do you do now?
I’ve applied to a couple Warner Music Group positions but haven’t heard anything back yet. Can anyone share what the hiring process is like and approximately how long it took? Also, I would love if I could get a referral. Please and thank you!@
I’ve worked in Management Consulting for around 5 years. Been looking for exit ops working closer to content/releases at music labels (WMG, SME, UMG) for the past year but it’s so hard to get my foot in the door without significant past music experience 😭 Anyone have any advice, or potential contacts?
Question of the Week: What’s your most underrated piece of advice for working in this industry?
Side Note: Please feel free to invite people to this bowl.
Job searching/hiring thread for September
Hey guys. Happy September! Let’s make this post a thread for people looking for jobs or internships and people looking to hire within the industry. Please introduce yourself or your organization and provide skills, job descriptions and appropriate links in the comments. Happy hunting 💕
I have an investor who wants to turn his life story into a feature film. He has no official biography or documentary about his life. He’s willing to put me on a retainer and pay expenses to get to the point where we can attach a writer. What should I charge and how should I structure my retainer?
Anyone familiar with SAG-AFTRA rules? If we’re on distant location, and it’s a 6-day work week. Is the 6th day paid at a premium rate?
What do you love about working in this industry?
I’ve been trying to get into The Walt Disney Company for years and can’t seem to make any progress. I’ve tried introducing myself and connecting with recruiters on LinkedIn and of course, applying to jobs on their site. Would anyone happen to have any words of advice for someone trying to transition from the ad industry into the entertainment industry?
Interviewing with Nickelodeon next week. Anybody worked for the NYC office before? What’s the vibe?
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