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
Anyone hear of any hold co layoffs yet? I’ve heard independent, but no hold co agencies.
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 else started getting the feeling of doom with talks about layoffs and the rising inflation? I feel like everything tastes like chemicals and I can’t find happiness in the little things like I used to.
Soft layoffs at ProServe today ?
Pharma companies have started laying off employees. Should we be concerned that they will also be spreading less on consulting projects and therefore deeper benches and layoffs on the consulting side?
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!
What's the word for layoffs in NZ?
EY update: No pbb, no raises, and we are essentially doing layoffs (solid performers who are utilized being let go without any prior notice). Again EY comes out top of the big 4
Layoffs at Mullen BOS?
I can’t think properly for a brief that wants to join in on the conversation of what’s happening. I feel it’s inappropriate to do so, but my boss expects “creative” ideas from me. If I don’t deliver, I have a feeling I could get fired. How do you deal with this?
I was laid off last summer and can’t seem to land a position. Every rejection cuts me on such a deep level it takes me at least a week to feel normal. Then a job prospect comes along and I feel some sense of hope. I’ve been on this rollercoaster for months and don’t have much support from friends or family. I feel so lonely and unwanted. Not sure what more I can do to find a connection or an opportunity.
SWE with almost 2.5 YOE. I was laid off from my previous job at the end of July and accepted a new position for 115K, no performance or sign on bonus. Is this a good salary for a full stack SWE with my experience or should I have asked for more? They offered 110 and I negotiated to 115, I also have unlimited PTO.
For all fired this year, do you put on your background check (for a job offer) that you were discharged? Heard EY doesnt share if you were fired or resigned, so am wondering what others are putting...
How’s the freelancer circuit in SF. Anyone know the best way to jump start a freelance gig here? Dealing with a recent layoff...
How is the Accenture workday practice? I feel like I used to have a recruiter email me weekly to join pre-pandemic and it’s been silent since then. Did they have layoffs or just a hiring freeze, and can i expect them to start hiring again anytime soon?
I hate my job so much but I can’t pinpoint exactly what I dislike. I just find myself saying “this can’t be my life” at all hours of the day...
Have an offer for Deloitte..not sure if I am being offered fairly. What is the typical fixed component for someone with Post MBA experience of 7.5 years in Consulting? Skills- SQL, Python, AWS.
I have Telephone Expenses and LTA form major part of the annual component? What is the procedure to claim that and to what extent are these refunded?
What is organisations contribution towards employee wellbeing? How much of this is paid and in what form?
What % of variable component is guaranteed?
Marriott messed up about my reservation and charged the wrong card. They say the will talk to manager to see if they can fix? Is this possible? Can I walk away with points?
Is there any material to prep for financials cert? I’m not from that background and want to get an understanding before taking the plunge
When acquiring a book of fee-only business, what are typically multiples?
And what interest rates are banks offering loans at for this purpose?
I left wipro and joined new company a month before. In new company's form 11 ita asking whether you have been part of epf and eps in last organization?
Epf i am sure i need to give yes. But what do i need to give for Eps? I am aware that wipro contributed 8.33% of pf to eps. Can i transfer that too?
What are the best books to read about startups? From someone who’s working at a startup and trying follow the right practices
Would you advise someone studying media in college (not ad school) to get into Advertising in the next few years? Why or why not?
How is everyone spending their summer vacation? I worked last summer, but this summer I will be spending with my kids. Let's hear it!
Does KPMG india gives any joining bonus for immediate joiners? If yes, how much? KPMG KPMG India KGS Yoe 4
What could the Pascale at KPMG for a 4 year salesforce QA with current pay of 5 lpa
How about the bangalore Kmpg office.when they are going to call back to office
If I am joining my april when is my next appraisals and am I eligible for this year bonus
Are biased performance reviews common? Like if a partner likes your class level peer more than you and is overly critical on you to make them look better comparatively.
Initial grant dates at Google ? The price is locked as a 30 day average right before the grant date. How frequently does the board meet to approve such grants? E.g. if somebody joins in May? If in June? Thank you!
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Anyone been through Toastmasters? Has it helped? What are the things you learn that help with public speaking performance?
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Are there any non software alternatives to keeping the computer from going to sleep? So annoying when you have 2 computers.
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PwC🐟 I am an experienced M. Joined 4 months back and currently on my first project..Had an argument with one of my colleague and now Partner has asked for my replacement from the project.
Question for career Project/Program Managers: is anything can be called a "project" and treated like one? Isn't a "project" defined as achieving a concrete outcome within certain timelines?
I am often staffed as PMO on engagements that aren't "projects" per se, just a collection of various day-to-day activities performed by people as part of their "regular" jobs. I am then asked to produce Project Plans, Risk/Issues logs, status updates, etc.
Is this normal?
It feels like so many Managers from my firm, mbb and other big4 firms are leaving for tech PM roles, most of those roles are post mba levels. Eg: Amazon L6 PM or Google L5 PM. I feel like I made the wrong decision in bschool when I chose this role over my pm offers
Moving my mouse ferociously so that Skype does not default to an "away" status while watching Netflix...Gotta love being "remote".
Is it worth staying at EY in the long run? I am a staff 1 in fso advisory (SE) and know i am underpaid (~70k) . Just wondering if staying here for a few years makes sence or should i try to move out?
Why do cab drivers ask how much money I make? I hate that question. Sometimes I say I can't tell you. Today I just halved my base pay and told him..
What are the salaries in Dubai for Consultant level (~2-3 years of consulting experience) at Oliver Wyman and Roland Berger?
How much are paid per hour you actually worked?
Do people still write journals, diaries? It was a thing 2 decades back.
Such was the importance of diary that it used to be a plot in some movies.
Anyone here knows of/works with /can recommend executive recruiters /headhunters? Hoping to enlist some external help in tapping roles
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