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Got laid off on Monday. Felt okay at first, but now feel inadequate and useless since Julie Sweet mentioned the 25K that Accenture laid off were low performers. I know I wasn’t a poor performer, I got dinged for not doing enough projects in my practice, but still go top reviews for my projects. Just want to vent.

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I’m sorry. They happen to everyone at least once in their career. You know your worth and you know your company is facing financial pressure. Shitty way to do it but don’t take it too personal, which I know can be very hard

Sorry to read this. Hoping for the best for you.

Don't worry. I know of a Sr. mgr. who was let go and found Sr. mgr. role at a Big 4 bank in less than a month. So, I don't think industry buys the low performer thingy. Just focus on presenting your best self and you will be good

The big 4 run banks too?

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