I have a foreign friend that is interviewing for a Creative Director role at a big Pharma Agency in NYC. Because he is from South America, I’m gonna Zoom call him to help him practice for the interviw (in English).
What are some of the best exit opportunities you have seen colleagues make? It would be great if you could include salary if known
Does anyone else feel like they get a runaround response when receiving a rejection notification?
I got an answer back after months as to why I wasn’t considered for a position and they state my focus was more on billing operations even though I was able to demonstrate my ability to perform the tasks of the position on a technical interview.
Hi Fishes, I am looking for a Product Manager role in a B2B firms in Bangalore. Currently working as a product owner in Alstom. PSPO certified and 7.8 years of experience. Please help with any referrals.
I have been in management for the past 8 years and part of large corporations. I just recently joined a small organization that I have wanted to be a part of for the past 2 years, accepted the role of general manager. This organization knew that I don’t have general manager experience, no payroll experience, no experience setting prices, no purchasing experience and today, 6 days after starting, I have been asked to step down due to not being confident that I will be ready in 3 weeks…
Excellent opportunities in Biological E limited
Position :Assistant Manager /Deputy Manager/ Manager.
CA completed with post Qualification 3 to 6 yrs experience .
Preferably Pharma and manufacturing industries experience is needed.
1. Strong in Indian Accounting standards grip (Ind AS)
2. Exposure on Audit handling like Big 4 companies
3. SAP exposure adv
Interested candidates can send resume to Kishore.firstname.lastname@example.org
Got laid off, contract role $150 an hour for six months vs my previous employer (big4) wants to hire me for 140k. Not sure which one to take
Do you know how easy is in SFDC with a Program Architect role, get a an internal relocation opportunity ?
Hi I have an incident response initial interview tomorrow. What are typical questions given?
Does anyone have experience in or know anyone in a director level role overseeing investment performance operations? Trying to get a gauge on base salary expectations.
Does anyone have knowledge/experience working for/with Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab (APL)? I am debating applying to an opportunity they have open and I wanted to gain insight on what it’s like working there in the AI/ML or software engineering space. Johns Hopkins University
Interview feedback: my answers weren’t concrete enough.
I answered questions by sharing my work process, then sharing an example from prior projects and in the example I included how I prepare, who I involve, what that looks like day to day, types of required meetings and what is discussed, how I make decisions, etc.
I’m looking for tips on how I can address this feedback?
I have fulfilled the responsibilities of the role I applied for so I have the experience. Just need to frame it right.
Anyone have any total earnings insight to Elavon? They mentioned a base of 70k the first year while you ramp up and a base of 50k after that. But the person in charge of hiring has said they have struggled to hire at that 50k base. Thinking I could push for 60-70k base but I am unsure about how much commission can be expected in the first couple years. Any insight would be helpful
How do I break into a commercial broker role? I see brokers at my firm working on HVAs everyday and am curious at home much they’re taking home yearly.
I am hurt that my friends who are selling their property did not consider hiring me as their agent. But I can't let them know how I feel without feeling pathetic.
What are your thoughts on someone trying to build wealth off of their grandparent because their own parents were incapable and both grandparents had to step in financial and were forced to pickup the slack. Currently grandma does not like when her grandchild asks for money despite the grandchild has a degree, own apartment, no car note and great savings. The grandchild wants to leave her apt to live rent free with her grandma and buy multi unit home and go to med school. Is this normal?
Anyone changed their location recently? During my hiring process my preferred location was Pune but HR said once they finalize the pune office you can relocate. My current location is Gurgaon but if office reopens, I want to relocate to Pune. Can anyone give me idea what all assistance will D provide for relocating?
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I just passed my loop for an Associate Corporate Counsel role at Amazon at HQ2. The next step is to get matched with a particular team. I have heard that experience in legal at Amazon varies greatly from team to team. Anyone have insight as to which teams to avoid?
RB nightmare week. Currently starting Elliott, Gibson, and Jeff Wilson Jr (Mitchell is out). Penny and Mattison on the bench. Wilson plays tonight so plan is to play Mattison if Gibson doesn’t play (he’s questionable).
Wilson plays tonight, so if I bench him now and Gibson gets hurt, I’m stuck with Penny, Mattison, Elliott.
Thoughts on the plan my fellow fantasy buffs?
What are the M&A Tax Manager, Senior Manager, and Director salaries in the larger markets (NYC, DC, Chicago)? I am trying to determine if it’s worth sticking with this and if so, which market.
Curious to learn about the LGBT ERG at this firm I’m trying to get into and get a better sense of the culture. Although, I don’t want to mention it in my recruiting process because it may come off as I’m using the gay card. How do you network or get more information without mentioning that you are interested in LGBT group?
Can anyone suggest best IC role that I can consider to switch to from being team lead.Thanks in advance
Let’s get this done - PASS the VOTING RIGHTS BILL, please!
Biden under pressure to chart voting rights path in Atlanta speech https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/white-house/biden-under-pressure-chart-voting-rights-path-atlanta-speech-n1287255
Which is the best Resume writing service provider?
Should be value for money, as it may cost around 5k.
Are there any bond to be signed for freshers who joins Capgemini? May be for L1 Capgemini
Seems HR insisted that the resource have to sign bond for two years.
I recently had a discussion with Morgan Stanley HR. They are matching the offer that i have currently, but were not willing to discuss the variable and benefit parts. They said that, they can only discuss this after the offer letter has been rolled out.
Does anybody know what is the variable range for an associate and what are the benefits offered? Maybe there is a document with list of all benefits? This will help me in taking my decision faster.
Thanks in advance.
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Below is my salary structure can you please tell what will my in hand salary monthly ?
Has anyone been in the position where they are the AM and day-to-day contact for a client but don’t have a full-time team to actually do the work that’s due yesterday? How have you handled?
Has anyone accepted a new job within 6-8 weeks of your due date? When and how did you negotiate that - did you tell them up front? Did you negotiate mat leave of any kind? Tips welcome.
Need your advice. MBA Tier-1, (Analytics Consulting) CTC: 21.5.
I'm undergoing a personal problem at home and unable to concentrate my mind at work.
Is it advisable to try for a switch now to a more peaceful wlb organization like Infosys Consulting or American Express?
Currently working:10+ hours everyday on avg.
Joined current company 6 months back.
Infosys @american Express Capgemini
New consultant here..is SAP finance a good career path or is the market for SAP consultants saturated? I’m aware of the demand for S/4 but concerned there’s already enough SAP consultants in our world
I’m finding that a weird side effect of losing my job in this climate is ad agencies taking advantage of my weakened position. They get in touch, proactively or in response to my reaching out, and they want to hire me as they are in good shape. When I reveal I was laid off, the offer changes to freelance or maybe nothing. My work, awards, the fact that they know me and approached me in the first place should be enough. I don’t want to lie about my situation. Any ideas how to avoid this?
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Clients don’t give a fuck if Emily the strategist backpacked Germany once or that Jim the account guy likes making wood fired artisanal pizzas in his spare time. Leave the bullshit out of the bios.
Got invited to interview for a role at a large retail brand and the recruiter has asked me to send a resume that is longer and more detailed (1.5-2 pages). Are expanded resumes the new norm?
Airbnb laid off freelancers and has now published a Talent Directory, including their resume and links. Man, that is super generous and classy. Well done.
Any creatives here who took a long break to go travelling? I’m at the point where I want to build and invest in my career progression, but also don’t want to waste my youth being part of the grind and not living life. Any advice, stories and views would be super appreciated.
Does anyone know the creatives behind Airbnb campaign - Made Possible By Hosts? Positive W+K did it.
What should a freelance creative’s rate range be at each level in NYC? Mid, senior, ACD, CD levels + hourly, daily, weekly rates please.
Taking bets on how long before SapientRazorfish gets renamed and merged with something else. I've got ~1yr.
Best advice for negotiating the salary you want — when you’re hoping for 10K or a 10-15% jump from your last salary? Interviewing at a smaller shop but they have lots of business.
Thanks for the advice! First timer with negotiations.
Need to start company-wide hour tracking to bill clients. What hour tracking software platform you hate the least (or dare I say recommend)?
I hate that feeling of seeing everyone I went to ad school with do so much better than me: promoted to ACD, work anniversaries at W+K and 72&Sunny, just hired at Arts&Letter and Apple and Facebook, awards galore, SuperBowl spots, etc. And here I am making no work at a mediocre place not getting any responses from anywhere else. I’m legit happy for them. I just feel like I’m so far behind. Like how was I classmates with these amazingly creative and awesome people? I feel straight pathetic.
Possible in Seattle - how is it? Is it mostly just b2b Microsoft stuff? Is there a strong culture?
Hey who is going to Here Are All The Black People (NY) and 3% (Chicago)? We’ll be there! Hit me directly if you’d like to meet up IRL in either or both cities. Our agency has many roles at the moment.
Has anyone sued their previous employer for wrongful termination? Curious how involved and tough that process is... and did you end up with a settlement?
So looks like Verizon is really beefing up their new in-house agency. About 30 openings right now in NYC. Maybe? 🤔
Ok trying to figure my sh*t out - what kind of person is an account manager? Best innate qualities? Organized, good people skills, yeah yeah but WHY be in account? Would love input from other roles.
Got overdue raise at yrly review, weeks later got cornered into travel gig for a yr contract m-f cross country client NY-CA without a salary review. Any tips to negotiate salary / what I should make?
Fellow ladies: how do you manage *that time* at work? Been operating all week like I'm either going to explode into tears at any moment or burn the place down.
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