Is anyone hearing chatter in banks/FIs about recessionary job cuts or hiring freezes yet?
I'm struggling - I used to love my job not only because the work was interesting, but because I truly enjoyed my coworkers. But for the last year or so, the culture has become toxic due to layoffs...
Anyone hear of any hold co layoffs yet? I’ve heard independent, but no hold co agencies.
Why did Deloitte’s federal practice have layoffs? Given that the clients are large government entities. I can understand it happening in commercial but federal makes no sense
Hello! I was recently laid off by my company due to an internal financial situation. The total time I’ve spent there is about 5 months. Will there be an issue getting a new job?
Are there layoffs at your company?
Anyone here at a company that is already laying people off? Or gotten laid off themselves?
Got laid off on Friday. Not sure how to handle the feelings and emotions. It will feel weird not going to work on Monday. Didn’t even get to say bye to my co workers
Laid off with 1 YOE. Do I include college Awards / Extracurriculars (have just one line to list each right now) ? How about SAT scores?
Anyone here a long term IQVIA employee? How have we dealt with economic downturn? Do we have yearly layoffs like Big4?
Did BCW NY just layoff it’s EA staff?! Seeing a bunch of these names on Connect and very upset that great people were let go!
Is it common practice in Singapore for firms to have a probation period for new joiners (duration at their discretion), during which new joiners can be fired at a week’s notice period?
Has anyone ever been fired while in a client city? Did you have to pay for your own way back?
Hi Sales engineer has previous experience at small start up . Laid off since september looking for tech sales job . Please reach out if you know or have anything.
thank you in advance
So an agency wins new biz and still has layoffs?
About to be laid off (was given a heads up) and curious what an “acceptable” vs. “poor” severance pay is? For context: been with the company 2 years, director level role, will not be needing cobra/health insurance - only interested in how many weeks pay I’ll receive. Thank you!
Does any team is facing layoffs problem in American Express. Really a horrible rumors I heard.
Has anyone moved in as a sublet tenant without signing a sublease? This girl wants me to take her apartment and pay her so she can pay the landlord. Does that sound normal?
I heard that Honeywell removes the high paid people frequently in the name cost cutting. Is it true? Please help with details... 🙏🙏🙏
I'm reading this book on boundaries. In the work section it says I should tell my boss that I can't work after 5 PM. Knowing that advertising work commonly goes past 5 PM...would my job be in danger if I said that?
There's not really a rule book that says I must work until the work is done even though it's an unsaid expectation. Thoughts?
Hi. I am a frontend developer (lead software engineer) working primarily on react. I am persuing an online masters in CS and want to shift to AI/ML domain in the upcoming year or 2. Please let me know what career paths are viable and profitable.
CTC: 42 lpa +12l vested over 4 years
WLB: functional and want to keep it that way!
What is status of Bench in Deloitte? Asked manager for a release he said that the condition is worse on bench .. and that they cannot give release 😑
Hey guys, what’s validity period for employment based EAD/AP card post AOS? Is it 1 yr first card, then 2 yes until gc? TIA
Anyone work in Organization Design at BCG and willing to share experience? I am currently a management consultant in the data strategy space, but I like the org design component of analytics and data governance the best and am interested in learning more. Boston Consulting Group
Daycare has given my kiddo a nickname, that has now stuck 3 years later. I had politely asked them to use his real name 2 years ago when I first noticed it. Walked into the classroom today and heard 3 different kids call him by the nickname. What do I do here? Say nothing and hope it stops naturally? Say something again? Do I sound crazy being annoyed by this?
The culture at my job has officially shattered my mental health. Prayers for better days y'all🙏🏾
Any suggestions on how to go from advertising to Netflix/Hulu/etc.? Looking to move back into more creative producing
Does KPMG revise offer letter 10 days prior the joining date if you have a counter offers?
I recently started freelancing full-time (YAY!), and am wondering how I should be including tax into my invoices...
Do you include tax in your hourly/project rate? Or do you add it on as an additional line item on your invoices?
Will this be an ethic issue? I received two offers. The first firm is gonna onboard me in late 2022 and the second one is fine with me starting immediately. I am thinking about going with the second one now. Then I will leave and join the first firm in late 2022. Will there be any issues with this approach?
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Scope increased numerous times during the engagement because the client can't do their own goddamn work
For those that work as a senior accountant/ senior financial reporting analyst for an issuer, what’s it like (e.g., hours, challenging work, etc)?
For those who dislike working from home, if they kept the offices closed for the next year, would you consider renting out an office space if it was the right price? Not a fancy one but it would at least give you a sense of normalcy/separation from home life. How much would you be willing to pay?
Hi I work as staff accountant. I want to further my knowledge in other areas while have an accounting experience. Is certified fraud examiner (CFE) and certified risk and information system control (CRISC) good area to obtain certification?
Managers and up (Partner insight would be great) - serious question though it might seem dumb: were you ever considered just an average performer? AKA not the superstars everyone raves about?
If end goal is senior accountant in industry, do I need to get experience as a senior, or is just getting the senior promo sufficient?
Someone just advised me to apply to the army reserve after unsuccessful application of work permit. Any advise on things to consider with this option?
Alright I’ve had enough LinkedIn for one day
usually are senior associates involved in scheduling process for staff? do they have the power to take a subordinate staff off/on an engagement if they wish?
Y tho 🤔
Got an opportunity to do fund accounting. Reading online it either sounds like people call it a dead end career and very niche in accounting
I just made tax senior several months ago, so I'm not really looking to pigeonhole myself even more.
Can anyone relay their thoughts or experiences on this?
How much better is the work life balance at a smaller public firm? Thinking about jumping ship to a smaller tax department so I can try to get some free time in my life.