Been furloughed for a month. Sucks, but silver-lining is that I'm building a game with my girlfriend. If you're furloughed / laid off, what're you doing w your newfound free time?
Counselee is 90+ days behind on Corp AmEx and its suspended until paid in full. Charges include personal. Will she be fired?
Aight fam. Spent last year on the PIP, almost got fired mid year, but worked on firm initiatives like a machine through the year, and killed it on client projects. Finally out of the PIP. Fuck yeah!!!
Hey guys, since this is the first time this happens to me I need some advice. I'll most likely get laid off soon as the agency currently lost a few clients and already let go plenty of people (CONT)
Any advice for how to not feel guilty about giving notice for a much higher level job that came up out of the blue when you just survived a third round of layoffs and your team, who you care about, is beyond busy?
PWC / Strategy& fish - saw a post mentioning layoffs that included recent hires. Is it true? Which verticals are most affected? Starting at S& in a few months...
Laid off last Nov. Have built up a steady freelance stream since and it’s working. Shit, it’s lucrative. But I miss being in the game. Can I get back in? Should I? Opportunities at my level seem few and far between. Plus, I’m in Canada. Was in the US. Should I go back? Can I? This is messy, I’m sorry. Few beers in. But hey let’s chat!
10/2020: I got laid off due to COVID. 10/2020 to 05/2021: I put over a hundred job apps for industry roles. I got multiple interviews and many unsuccessful final rounds. 06/2021:I am happy to share that I’ve received an offer for a 6 figures role in IA which is a 66% bump from my previous role!If you got laid off or not and you’re still looking for a better opportunity, don’t give up because believing is achieving!
Other than having a gap on your resume, why is it bad to leave a job without another one lined up? Will hiring companies assume you got fired?
Fish fam, need help! I work for a boutique consulting firm which isn’t doing well & we’re having layoffs soon. I knew we weren’t doing great, but this came suddenly. I’m shocked but need to act quick: 1) What do I need to ask the HR and negotiate for in my 1 on 1? 2) Who’s hiring H1B holders right now (strategy and ops consulting experience)? Would appreciate referrals! 3) How can I maintain access to fishbowl (it’s currently tied to work email)? Thank you so much!!
Do freelancers do better in recessions? (Possibly as backfill for all the layoffs.) Anyone still here who survived the last one around ‘08?
Writers, do you have your work on a password-protected site or just use a PDF? Someone at my agency just got fired because he had client work posted on his site for anyone to see (cont.)
For ADD/ADHD moms: I was diagnosed in highschool (~20 years ago) and prescribed adderall. I have never abused it, and it helped tremendously in allowing me to function (especially to combat narcolepsy). I transitioned to Wellbutrin when pregnant, and continuing through BF bc I had a high risk preemie. Mat leave ended, and now I can barely function at work... it takes me hours or days to accomplish what I normally could in ten minutes. I’m worried about being laid off, but I don’t know what to do
Hi All, I am a BPO professional working as a mid level supervisor in a domestic business. I have recently being laid off as the project we worked for moved away. Currently I am searching a lateral position but unable to find one in spite of several interview attempts. I would really appreciate if you all share some advise if I should start over as a entry level or wait indefinitely for further opportunities. I am only income generator of the family and cant afford staying jobless for months
Chris Krebs was fired at DHS today... very bad move and it’s gonna take a while for his replacement to gain the same trust and confidence within the cybersecurity community. January 20th can’t come soon enough.
It has been slow year. I started to hear there are layoffs going on in my group. I was wondering if there are signs your next? Also do you get an email to tell you are selected or something?
my senior and manager scheduled a meeting to talk about my performance tomorrow. depression + anxiety + ADHD makes it really hard for me to be good at my job so i’m not surprised. any advice for how to approach the conversation? it’s not the first performance conversation we’ve had. i’m worried about to be fired or put on a PIP
My former employer filed for an appeal against my unemployment claim after it was approved by the unemployment agency. I was fired due to performance issues so I’m not sure what they’re protesting. Anyone been in this situation and/or have tips on next steps for me?
Getting Laid 👍 > Getting Off 👍 > Getting Laid Off 👎
I’m an Inclusion Teacher in an elementary school. My role is to support special education students in the general education classroom. I’m struggling how to provide the service due to social distancing protocols. In the past I could sit next to the students or bring them to a back table to work on skills. With the extra furniture in the room removed, this won’t be possible. I will also have students working remotely from home at the same time. Any suggestions or ideas?
Any thoughts on the Max vs Mercedes House? During Covid, I don’t think I’ll be taking advantage of most of the amenities so the unit features, safety, cleanliness, management office, maintenance, etc. matters more
What’s a good reason for wanting to leave your firm within couple months to say for an interview?
What is the salary range for a 1st year senior in EY FSO advisory for NY and Chicago markets? Any help appreciated.
I'd seriously love to try this. Anyone else consider this in lieu of travel? nytimes.com/2015/11/29/realestate/our-year-of-living-airbnb.html
OKAY KPMG D&A FISHIES— I have an interview!! Tell me what I should know or study!! Please I really want this! Thank you!! KPMG
D - your thoughts on how adjusted utilization is viewed within the firm. Is that on par to client or way beyond consideration?
Anyone know what's the base salary used by KPMG for calculation of 401k match? If my base salary was 100k between Jan - Sep and 110k between Oct - Dec..what base salary does kpmg use for 401k match?
This past busy season was my second. I anticipate promotion to senior. Do I stick it out one more year or jump ship now? How much difference does it make for industry offers?
Has anyone here worked at Rethink? If so, how is the work-life balance? Just read their book, detailing the culture there. Says they don’t work after 6pm, yet they win a bunch of awards and do a lot of really great work. I know it’s possible, but feels sooo far fetched. When I think winning Cannes all the time, balance seems out of the question.
What color are your classroom walls?
Anyone have success returning back to their Big 4 firm but in a completely different competency? I was tech before but want to come back into business
Hey Everyone, not a usual poster on here. But I’m an incoming MBA student this fall and looking for any pre-MBA internship leads. Background: 2 years Tech Consulting, 1 year Product Mgt at PwC. Would appreciate any leads or opportunities you might know of!
Asking for a friend. What group in ACN can you get a hideout role in. My friend needs a rest and wants a low effort, no travel, hidden role for a yr or two
Back when we were travelling, how did team dinners work given the strict per diem? Does Accenture Strategy just never get to indulge in nice meals / drinks? Was one of the best perks of the job ☹️
Is there any benefit to having chase sapphire preferred and Amex gold (already have preferred card)? The 4x dining for Amex is appealing, but they both seem like travel/airline cards
Do travel insurances like Atlas cover coronavirus ? My MIL was visiting us when this thing kicked up and her flight back is cancelled and insurance is till 31. Wondering if i should...
For EB1C application, is the criteria that one is M outside US for 1 continous year or cumulative over 3 years. I am relocating within my company to US on L1A visa and have been in India for 24 months in last 30 months. Remaining 6 months i was in US on temporary short term deployments. So now even though with cumulative 2 yrs in India, i have never been actually in India for straight 12 months. Will appreciate opinion on this.
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