I was fired today. What do I do next? I’m a third year associate at a “boutique” firm. Although I knew my performance wasn’t good and I was on thin ice, I was never given any formal warning, so I was caught off guard when they called me and just fired me, effective immediately. I was locked out of the email and computer system before the call was over, and I’m already off the website. I was so caught off guard I hardly remember the conversation (cont)
Hi Team, I joined CGI on August, I am still in bench, I am afraid whether i get laid off. Its been more than 2 months i am still in bench. My manager and all they busy doing there work. I am still filling timesheet as inbetween assignments, Actually i am bit worried. Can you please give some insight whether i need to to stay in CGI or move from CGI. Please suggest.
More lay-off info in the news. Anyone impacted? https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2020-08-21/wells-fargo-resumes-job-cuts-in-break-with-top-u-s-competitors
I’m a first year associate and perpetually concerned I’m going to get fired bc I feel like my work product isn’t at the level it should be. Does anyone have an idea of how easy/ hard it is to get fired?
Got fired from Accenture (at an analyst Level brought in as an experienced hire) 6 months ago, and haven’t been able to find a job since. Any guidance or ideas on what I should do?
What are the odds on Fauci being fired or removed from the Task Force now, post testimony?
Has anyone been laid off from PwC is July still waiting on their severance, vacation hour and lay off bonus? When are we getting it
Wife has just been laid off from Deloitte. Anyone in the NYC area hiring for a director of cyber strategy focusing on threat intel? She also has too-secret clearance.
Just got fired.. any opportunities out there in North America. Strategy consultant, manager level ; experience in consumer markets: I heard technology sector is hiring. Open to relocation
If you come on at Morgan Stanley and fail the series 7 and get fired, can you apply to other locations after a certain amount of time goes on, or will they never allow you to get back on with them?
I was laid off from a resource management role, working with employees approaching or on the bench, working with managers to staff projects, and support functions like report creation, scheduling, etc. Roles like this are few and many large consulting firms have frozen internal hiring. Do you think it would be beneficial to get a SHRM cert? Would that help get a "talent related" HR role? Worth the money? I have a background in recruitment as well.
Advice for moving from transactional to entertainment litigation? I graduated from law school in 2018 and practiced transactional entertainment for about 1.5 yrs. until I was laid off due to the pandemic. It’s now been a full yr. of unemployment and I have no idea how to make the move given my circumstance.
Has there been in layoffs in Public sector? From what I can tell it has been all in commercial advisory...
When you get added to the Laid-Off Bowl but haven’t been notified that you’ve been laid-off
Wanted to get some insight. Recently laid off due to pandemic. Was in an irrelevant field. Turning 40 soon & considering a career change into creative. Considering going to MAS NY as this location is only option. Finances not a concern. I can afford school & living expenses & work 5-10 yrs to make 100k+ again. Complete beginner at Adobe but will be taught by my significant other who is ACD at big agency. 1) level of adobe needed entering MAS? 2) Landing jobs after graduating? 3) am I crazy? TIA
Better .com fired their whole diversity and Inclusion team over zoom. Do you think they weren’t seeking the increased profits attributable to D+I that many consulting firms promised?
If you get fired and apply to another job, can they find out that you got fired and for what? Has anyone gone through this?
Hi fishies. Any hotel recommendations in Key West, FL? Trying to plan a covert trip for my husband’s birthday (note: we have a 6 year old). I’ve done my googles, but would love any insider intel! Thank you 🙏
IBM looking for candidates having experience in Java-Microservices Exp - 3 to 8 yrs Location - Bangalore Interested can whatsapp me on 9082026805
Which one is good to join Amazon or visa ?
Let's talk salary. I'm up for a raise soon and I'm at 43,000 a year. Anyone have any advice on what I should ask for?
Do any of your family or friends have careers in which they bring work home and work on the weekends or is it just us?
Thoughts on living in New Eastside? Any details about the neighborhood please for a newbie :) currently working in the loop. looking for somewhere walkable to my office.
Studying CFA. Absolutely profound knowledge, well worth the $3k. What did my mom tell me to say to drug dealers and investment banks? Oh yeah..
Official live-chat thread for Happily Ever After S5E8 Hell Hath No Fury. Comment here while you watch!
What does the future look like for non-technical consultants? Will there still be a market for them?
How much does a first year tax manager make?
Anyone in Chicago need GMAT prep books? Giving these away for free. You just need to pick up in River North.
Hi Buddies , Any opening for Scrum Master/Agile Project manager roles Please refer me Hardly looking for Job Change Having PSM- 1,PSK - 1 certification and 8.6 YOE Working Credit Risk Management Role across Portfolio Current Company : TCS Regards Rajesh
Question for software engineers who are either already fully remote or looking to go fully remote, are there any specific benefits you want or expect from companies that might differ from the normal benefits? What things would really attract you or would at least be something that you would appreciate?
Recently made a career pivot and my internship was far from what I expected especially due to a horrible boss experience. Because of this I am now questioning if my career pivot was worth it. 1. Does anyone have tips on how to overcome horrible boss PTSD? 2. What hurdles have your overcome with your career pivots? How did you deal with them?
Do you think that Black people and other POCs are being admitted to colleges at the expense of Asians? The numbers say that this isn’t true. https://www.advancingjustice-la.org/what-we-do/policy-and-research/educational-opportunity-and-empowerment/affirmative-action/other-seats
Which Black Lives Matter? Do Black lives matter when Black people do unfair things to other Black people? I'm concerned that we are are all too focused on brands and slogans rather than what's really happening. I work for Black people. Not good
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