Dear FCB CHICAGO, you tout diversity but you let go of one of the only two black creative directors in your building today. This CD was good with the client, work and team. (Cont’d)
Best recommendations for timing offers that may require a move? I have deep experience in 2 areas of cyber, 6 YOE, solid referrals at several FAANG, startup exp and am gunning for mgr+ in DEN/SEA/CHI
Has anyone taken one of those online executive courses, like the Harvard Extension School offers? Looking to use my $5k of tuition reimbursement and already have an MBA. Worth it? Best programs?
A few years ago I landed an interview at W+K to for their lead social role. I didn’t get it. The guy who did was just promoted to…ECD of W+K in Portland. I work at a third-rate digital agency reporting to our head of strategy in a big network making boring decks for boring clients.
Sharing my Afrobeats work from home playlist. Hope it helps. https://open.spotify.com/user/fqwo55nf8ermba2pnxlabayg5/playlist/5gy3llhQ7jC520vnsmaL24?si=zCwSKXdbSda7d1HNMUCbpg
Hope to learn more if you bought an apt in Manhattan, or if you decided against it (renting/moving to upstate/Long Island/Jersey). My husband and I are considering to have a baby soon and are thinking of buying and living in Manhattan for the next 10 years or so (looking at property under $2M). Please share what you considered as you were making the decision - I hate throwing away rent but also don’t want to trap ourselves in significant financial obligations. Thanks!
IBM is offering me the position of Test Specialist with 7A band but it has offered the position of Senior Consultant with 6B band to my friend. We both are having 6 YOE in Testing and have been tagged to the same project in IBM. Then why this difference?? Am I loosing out on my designation?? Or is my friend loosing out on band?? Please suggest.
Asking for my spouse. She is five months pregnant and has a amazon offer. She works for Deloitte too. Deloitte definitely has a better maternity leave but amazon is doubling her take home salary. Also agreed to work from home for two years. Thoughts? Stress wise her Deloitte practice ( strategy) is probably as stressful or more as compared to amazon role so it literally boils down to maternity benefits for us.
Non-political poll - how many non-billable hours have you logged so far this year? I’ll start: 143
Promotion effective two weeks from now on 7/1, too early to change your job title on LinkedIn?
Client asks us to design a poster for an IMAX movie that features how blockbuster movies are made. One of the key features in the movie is King Kong so we featured it prominently on the poster as well. Client asks seriously whether we need to be concerned about offending an African American audience. I shit you not! Arguably my most jaw dropping moment in this business.
Anyone interested in a ~4 month engagement as an RFP Consultant in the DC area? FT Immediate need; mostly working remote is likely. Someone reached out to me, thought I’d share. Inbox me for details
How can I learn more about the work and day to day expectations of FDD Advisory? Looking for resources to educate myself in the service line as well as advice. I’m an S1 in audit in the PNW at a Top 15 firm but looking to move to NYC and make a switch to FDD either to Big 4 or another large firm by the end of the year
Seeing Mckinsey winning alot of COVID related work, makes me wonder which pandemic has Mckinsey had the biggest net impact on, Covid or Opiod crisis?
Brand new Deloitte USDC looking to shift to other Big 4. Want to experience core consulting culture and not DC’s. Any advise? Does it look bad on the resume?
Hi Guys, I have been offered by UiPath to come as an consultant in their emerging product service department- anyone has any insights in their culture, financial offering ? My position will be to as an Process Mining Consultant.
Is anyone else in credit card debt?
Is a CAPM worth the trouble? Or should I just wait until I’m qualified enough to get do the PMP?
Will Big 4 let you stay as SM if you don’t want to make partner but are still hitting SM targets? Once you take the promotion BS and partner-promotion-chasing out of the equation SM is quite fun!
Getting an offer without ever doing an in-person interview (i.e. Skype only). Is it a thing?
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