Has Anyone been laid off but got another job by telling prospective employer another story because your ex employers policy will not to reveal reason for separation?
If layoffs would need to happen, how would they look like in a B4? What percentages? what levels? What criteria would they use to lay off people? What is the probability of this happening this year?
My mom just got laid off today...just got promoted on Friday too...why does this happen😣 all I want to do is fly home and hug my mom
These are the threads we should frame and hang in all agency lobbies instead! "Just got laid off. Just found out I’m pregnant. Someone say it’s going to be okay, because that seem..." See full post https://joinfishbowl.com/post_2r395j
For those who have been laid off - have any of you thought or actively tried to pivot into a new career/field?
I’m getting laid off at the start of next year. Anything I should know about severance pay and taxes?
Got laid off but found a job. Unfortunately I can’t start for like 2 months. Any ideas on jobs I could do in the meantime? Can’t drive so no Uber. Willing to do minimum wage, anything will help
I heard WK laid off 50 people this week ? Surely this can't be true . They're indepdent and can think long term
If a former manager never fought for you or bothered to reach out when you got laid off and then creeps your LinkedIn every so often is it worth keeping them as a contact, or remove them?
Is it wrong that I like when people leave or get fired? Not like I get joy from misfortune but I love the drama and scoop
So I love my fiance with all my heart. He's the most patient, caring, loving man. Our wedding is planned for some time end of next year. But he just got recently laid off and doubts started to creep in again. He has always worked, but always in a dead end kind of job. And this job was his first "professional" job and now that's out the window. While I trust in his potential, he's not dumb or anything. He's a bit slow (not very aggressive, quiet). I just keep climbing up the ladder so the gap is
Does staying at a job too long make you less marketable? A CFO who worked at a company for over a decade and was fired because of cut backs was hired for temp work. An accounting manager of 6 years was hired for tech support. How does this happen?
Hey guys I also got laid off at D. 1 year experience as a BTA>S&A>CCG. Would anybody mind helping a mate out with any referrals? Would love to discuss over DM. Appreciate your help, thank you so much!
Well fuck. I got laid off. Just when you think you’re in the clear, 2020 brings the pain. Guess it’s true that the big title comes with a big target.
Currently work at AWS in Business Intelligence and am looking to transfer into Product Management. Looking at MBB eventually. In my experience, most people from MBB have FAANG as their exit op. Why?
Is a product and delivery analyst at McKinsey Solution considered a consulting position or are they thought of as second class citizens?
How difficult is it to exit to a well-paid finance job in Europe? (PE/AM/HF/CD). And where would you even start to look for one? I really want to get out of the US
Graciously received an internship offer for KPMG’s cyber practice. $74k salary, no signing bonus or relocation assistance. I am a grad student w/ some experience. Is there any room for negotiation?
Any agencies with good parental leave policies? Or are most through short-term disability or only partial pay?
Really want to stay WFH for longer, it’s really worked out well for me. Any ideas what companies could be WFH long term ?
Is there a better city than the A in terms of diversity, cost of living, weather, airport, and overall stuff to do (nightlife, outdoors)? Some contenders (although doesn’t fit every category) include Dallas, Houston, Austin, Philly, Chicago, NOLA, some FL cities, Seattle, Denver, & Phoenix in my opinion
Microsoft 🐟 I’m joining soon and curious to know about the parental leave policy. Are you able to take leave within a year of your start date/is there a waiting period before becoming eligible for the leave? Thanks in advance!
Does your gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, or other defining (lack of a better word) class impact your experience in practice? (Curious about good and bad experiences we can all learn from)
Is anyone just tired from the end of last year or tired In general? I feel like I’m way more tired than most people. Im thinking perhaps people just aren’t talking about how tired and overworked they are. (And no I’m good health wise just had an annual. Just tired 😂)
Starting to feel some separation anxiety/guilt as we are starting up daycare again next week for my 2yo. It was fine for him to go before and while I actually went to work but now my husband and I are perm. WFH. As much as I loved the chaos and having him around the last 3 months, it’s not forever sustainable. But now I feel guilty for working and not trying to make it work with all of us at home. Just venting as I am sad that this is time is ending.
Promotion year and looking for advice on how to keep track of the overall status of the audit (methods, tools, etc), what level of detail a mgr should know, and any other advice on proj management
Do employers have to have a physical receipt notice for H1B transfer to start employment? We have the e-receipt but not the physical receipt notice. Does anyone have similar experience not being able to obtain a hard copy of the receipt notice?
Planning to move to Deloitte in next couple of months. Can any of you please help me with the parental leave policy? How much is it and can you take it within 6 months or so of joining ?
Got reached out to by a recruiter for a Principal Consultant Role at Infosys. Does anyone know what the equivalent t level is at big 4 firms and any insight into the role ? Thanks!
My mother, sister (who is a single mom with two kids), are thinking about buying another house and i’ve been thinking of investing in it.,She would make the mortgage payments. this would require me to have the house in my name and to make a down payment. bad idea ?
Ladies, I need advice. I’m mid-20s and feeling painfully lost. For most of my younger years, my identity was rooted heavily in my friendships and social life. Graduating college and then obviously the pandemic took a toll on that, I moved home and many of my friends left the city I had lived in pre-covid. Flash forward to the world reopening, I don’t like my job, my friends live all over, I have a nonexistent love life, and I don’t know what to do next
Partners, what would be a typical monthly pension check be for MBB / Big 4? All firms welcome.
Is it weird to wear a pinstripe suit to an interview? I gained a little weight and it’s the only suit that really fits me comfortably at the moment.
Why is maternity leave, policy and other women's issues not important as compared to Juneteenth, coed bathrooms, and all the other issues in the media today? Women are half the population and at an average of 2.1 kids per woman, these are major issues. Are we not vocal enough? Organized enough? Not a serious voting demographic? Too grateful things are better in this generation? What is it? Why does 50% of the population matter less compared to these smaller marginal groups?
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.