Is it worth joining Cognizant in these times? Offering me a very good CTC with a high fixed component ( 30L+)joining for a project directly so no bench. I have heard about how they fired people left , right and centre last year. Just worried about the job stability/security. Any thoughts?
Laid off 2 months ago - 111% utilization, glorifying appreciation from clients, great mid year reviews, recruiting & learning development internal initiatives. How do I stop feeling worthless?
How is the business going for all you consultants? Are your companies getting new projects? Any layoffs ?
FYI...My friend that works at RSM got laid off. Tax associate. In the beginning she said they weren’t going to do layoffs. Glad I don’t work there anymore. Anyone at RSM can confirm?
Are the layoffs finished? Or are they still going on? I am trying to figure out if I in the green for now.
Question for the more seasoned consultants, these layoffs and overall downturn in our industry, is it an annual cycle? Or is this abnormally bad
Getting Laid 👍 > Getting Off 👍 > Getting Laid Off 👎
Just got back from 2 week long PTO and the only emails in my inbox are the mass corporate ones... Did I get fired without knowing it? Lol
Inspired by another thread- has anyone reported something and ended up taking a severance/ signing an NDA? What was your experience?
Seems to be a lot of advertising folks on here. Are any layoffs happening there? Good friend in media planning. Is that safe right now?
Anyone else in FTO? I have yet to hear of any layoffs despite the fact that we are in FS. Can anyone elaborate?
Clients spent 20 minutes during the middle of a meeting to shit on BCG for getting them laid off from their previous jobs. How's it feel to be the Bobs?
What do the Partners on here think of how these layoffs are being handled? Very curious (P1, where are you???)
Just found out I’m getting laid off in two weeks. How do I stay motivated to do work until then?
For a Company the size of 500 employees, what are your recommended corporate communication policies for announcing furloughs or layoffs?
What to do when a manager is trying to get you fired by making up their own standards JUST for you? Cont..
I’ve been laid off and, as I embark on my job search, I’d like to keep my marketing skills sharp. Any recommendations on must read books, or resources?
I accepted a new job, they said PTO was “generous.” I find out it’s 19 days a year of PTO (which includes sick days). I have two young children and we like to vacation 1-2x a year (no more than a few days away each time). Am I crazy that this is pretty limited time off? 8 of the normal holidays off during the year (working the week between Christmas and NYE). Thoughts? I dont know if lack of PTO is a good reason to back out, is it?
Have any of you had to deal with a friend cheating the system to get the covid vaccine? I’m in a state where they work on an honor system and don’t ask to see your medical records etc. but you sign a statement saying you’re eligible. I want to confront this friend and tell them what they did doesn’t sit right with my values and wondering if anyone has been through a similar experience with a friend or relative?
Recent grad with less than 1 year experience applying to college hire program that I am still eligible for. Which should take priority on a one page resume: skills (technology), campus leadership roles or a national student case competition
Are there any agencies in NY or LA that are actively hiring for SAE / AM roles? Any agencies that I should stay away from?
Any one have any thoughts or experience with principal financial group as a place to start and be in training? I was advised i would recieve 4 months salary before transitioning to commission
Who has left their job as a consultant? What are you doing now? How did you get into that role?
Any one here that lives in Union,NJ? Looking to move there and looking for some feedback on life there.
MBB 🐠: how significant is the risk of appearing to “spray” your resume to multiple opps? ID’d second internal position that’s also a good fit. Both of these are non-referral (ie, website applications)
What TC should I target for a corporate finance Director/VP role? This is for a FP&A role at a pre-ipo company in the gaming/media/entertainment industry (think discord, playrix, valve, bytedance etc).
Skype ping noise = ptsd
I am the partner leading our local office lgbt group. What should I be doing to engage more with our people during this time? Zoom once a month only goes so far I think but I have run out of other ideas.
Deloitte partner wants to chat with me about a role- basically interview. What may this entail? And how do I handle the conversation? Thanks
Can you wear business casual to an interview
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