With so much coverage of teachers strikes, I feel like now is the time to join my union. Please share your experience or your perspective with joining your union.
Unions popping up everywhere in Media. Why again do we, in advertising and marketing, not want a union?
I know not many of you are Union, but have you heard anything about a potential IATSE strike?
Year 3 at all RIA firm specializing in middle class union members. Almost at tipping point and wife is getting frustrated. She doesn't understand how this field hits a point where growth is
Who would you want to include in your union? Which levels would be exempt? E-suite? G-suite? Directors aren't managers—or are yours? Who makes final decisions and who has to just live with them?
Actively looking for testing job...Manual preferred with UFT automation...anyone if can help.
How do you think we should help and encourage non union workers even the ones not in education?
Just had dinner with my in-laws. I told them about the scatter plot and they asked if I had a union. 😂
Piggy backing on my podcast post: I work mostly in film...when it comes to pure audio talent (radio/podcasts) are there set union rates comparable to SAG? Or can you set your own?
Are there any workarounds for a non signatory agency to have a SAG celebrity VO on a non-union television spot? I’ve heard some people shoot OCP’s off shore then hire a union VO but I’ve always been wary of that. Having a hard time getting a straight answer so please weigh in with your hive knowledge! TIA
I’ve joked about this but honestly why isn’t there a Union for people that work in Advertising?
Area around union park in Chicago safe?
At this point how do people feel about police unions? Are they inherently bad bc they promote interests of the police v the people they serve? Would same apply to teachers unions (and is there systemic racism in teaching we need to dismantle)? Are public sector unions bad?
Tried to help an older lady take her luggage down the stairs at Union Station (Chicago). She panicked and held onto her luggage very tight. On hindsight, (cont)
Any NYC 🐠 have a rec for a good PCP near union square/east village? My current Dr is a total quack...
Is Automation with UFT has any reputation or good career opportunities in future? Is it good to learn and work on UFT? How is the future with Microfocus UFT automation tool?
Hi Fishers, What will be the approximate response time from Servicenow HR team? It has been a week since i completed all 5 rounds of interview. I have 2 other offers in hand. Not able to decide, if I need to wait for Servicenow or move forward.
Was a bitch? My coworker routinely asks me how I am doing, what I’m working on, if everything is ok, joking that I’m starting my week on Wednesday because I’ve been remote for two days, etc etc. I find it distracting and invasive so today I told them to please stop asking questions that put me on the spot. Was I a bitch?
Trouble networking virtually; I started recently, 3 months ago. I am not sure how projects/internal moves work but I was wondering if anyone has advice on networking virtually? I am finding it tricky because I don't know anyone apart from my team & I can't view Talent Marketplace because I am on a billable project, not sure how long it will go. I enjoy my work and not looking to move just yet, I wanted to see what else is out there and looking for opportunities to network with more people.
Wow so I’m a first time people manager in industry (big company) and I’m in the process of getting one of my direct reports promoted. I am shocked that HR’s formal stance is that I have to jump through hoops to rescope the role to justify the promo instead of singing the praises of the direct report who is a rockstar. Theoretically I get the logic of “emphasize the role and not the direct report” but can’t help but feel disappointed that’s the way it is. Are all big companies like this?
My company is sub on my project and the prime are, to put it delicately, extremely frustrating. Advice?
Anyone have experience with bariatric surgery, good or bad? I’m 6’0, currently 270lb (normal range pre-Covid was 220-250lbs) female recently diagnosed with Graves Disease (thyroid disorder) that has me swinging hormonally all the time affecting my mood and emotional coping skills, metabolic hunger signals, energy levels etc. I’m interested in a consultation and feeling bariatric surgery may a tool to provide some “bumpers” on my weight situation. Interested in others experience here!
Does maxing out your 401k reduce your taxable income by that respective amount so that you can reduce your tax liability at the end of the year? Sorry if it’s obvious/dumb!
I was asked what my target salary was for art director in Boston. What is a good salary for this area?
I am currently interviewing for one of the FAANG companies. If this works out, I will be 6-7 months pregnant by the time I actually join them. Should I disclose this while I interview? Or should I disclose after accepting the offer?
How difficult is it to jump from a Big4 to MBB?
Hi Tax Bowlers, I'm an experienced associate (2yrs) in a Big 4 Transfer Pricing division. I have reached a point in my career where I am considering taking up a professional certification. Several colleagues recommended taking up either ACCA or CFA, however, I see little connection between these certifications and the work that I am currently doing, and what I plan to do in the future. What would you guys suggest? Would it be detrimental to my career if I did not take up any certifications?
Hi All, Which designation should be offered in EY GDS for 8+ years in SAP? What range of salary can we expect as per current market?
Do Directors/SMs change their title on LinkedIn to Partner as soon as they find the promotion out or wait until the promotion is effective?
Anyone recently internally transfer from audit to FDD? Just made Senior and haven’t gotten my raise yet so curious what transfers get, I’m sure it’ll be way less than external hires but the anticipation is killing me.
Anyone know average salaries for 3rd year associates at small firms in San Francisco that represent government agencies and non-profit affordable housing developers? The firm has 6 associates, 7 partners and 9 of Counsel.
Applied for H1B transfer on April 29th in premium and an RFE has been issued even in these critical times. Just thought of sharing it with 🐠 here!
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