Does anyone ever get fired from a Big 4? I have a staff that I have no idea how she made it through. Much lower level of performance than even the interns.
I wrote this for people who have been laid off recently, hopefully it's helpful. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/pink-slips-new-black-josh-d-weiss
When does fy18 utilization start? May or July?
Which of these two can get a job quicker? A. The one who resigned and currently unemployed B. The one who got fired
Curious...currently at 60% utilization PY. Some things on the pipeline but I don't feel particularly confident that them. What's considered dangerously low? Genuine advice?
Has there been in layoffs in Public sector? From what I can tell it has been all in commercial advisory...
How many hours are considered 100% utilization for S3/S4? Are we based off 40 or 45 now in SaT?
That’s going to leave a mark - 25k job cuts globally @ ACN https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-8660159/Hundreds-Australian-jobs-risk-Accenture-slashes-workforce.html
Got laid off on Monday. Felt okay at first, but now feel inadequate and useless since Julie Sweet mentioned the 25K that Accenture laid off were low performers. I know I wasn’t a poor performer, I got dinged for not doing enough projects in my practice, but still go top reviews for my projects. Just want to vent.
If you join in the middle of the year, does your utilization get adjusted? If so, when does it show up on Staffit? I've been here since may and have been utilized since day 3, yet TOD shows me at 58%
best advice for someone looking to transition from consulting into tech? Was laid off recently from consulting and have around 1 yr of experience, but haven’t seen many entry-level strategy roles in tech — do folks have any advice?
Going on 5 months since I was laid off and I’m slowing losing hope. I’ve exhausted all my contacts, my network, people not even in my network. I feel that I’m never not looking and I’m running out of options. I know I’m not alone by any stretch but somehow it doesn’t make it easier.
When do utilization rates reset at PwC?
There is truly nothing like going through the shock of layoffs and then seeing your closest coworkers still here at the end of the day. Hold you peeps close today folks ❤️ 😔
Laid-off 🐠: If you lost your job this month and contributed to a FSA or HSA, you have until Thursday (4/31) to spend those funds. It’s your pre-tax money, and will disappear if it’s not spend before then. This is something HR seems to fail to mention, and you may have several hundred dollars in that account.
What are the signs that you’re getting laid off? And how quickly can that decision be made? Is it possible to have poor performance today, then laid off as soon as tomorrow?
Why do holidays count against utilization?
Are there going to be layoffs .....
How can utilization encourage efficiency? I have a 30hr code and I finished the work in 5hr. If I charge 5, the write up gives credit to the partner and my utilization suffers.
I'm a first year atty. I make $45K at a small firm of 5. In the last three weeks, my assistant has been fired (caught with pot on break), another paralegal quit, and now another assistant has resigned. I have a caseload of 80, with no help. Boss says they are looking, they made an offer, but if that person accepts, it will be weeks before they are ready. I'm falling apart and crying at my desk and can't sleep. Told owner. "Hang in there." Do I walk now? Or hang in there?
Courtyard marriott Atlantic city tells me breakfast isn't complimentary. Platinum here. Marriott website says courtyard offers daily credit OR breakfast. Anyone else experience this?
Boutique firm or Big 4?
Sometime work blows so I️ need a drink (every Friday) to compensate for the fact that I️ hate the role I’m in.
Anyone have experience getting individual insurance? Thinking of getting individual dental insurance since I need $2k+ in ortho stuff that's not covered by my employer's offered plan
Do we need to go to client location in EY India or can we work out of EY offices? How frequently can we change teams(client)? Also, what should I get as a designation? (5+yoe, data science)
Polling time: Has anyone recently got Administrative Processsing when trying to renew your H1B visa? If so, how long did it take to get it cleared? Try to assess if it is worth the risk to renew.
Has anyone started on anti-anxiety or anti-depression meds due to covid? Has it helped in any significant way? My mental health is really suffering and I’m considering medicating but so worried about all the possible side effects 😞
Getting recruited for a cloud strategy manager role at Deloitte. Anybody else gone through the interview process with this group recently? Recruiter mentioned roughly 4 interviews but wasn’t sure whether they were all behavioral or there were some case.
Which firms are still letting people expense overtime meals, aka WFH hasn’t changed expense-ability?
Would anyone at Droga be willing to connect? Either over zoom or coffee? I’ve trying to plan my next move and have always wanted to work there. Figured I’d give this a shot. Hard working mid level writer who started off as an account person. Understand there might not be openings, but would love to learn more about what it’s like. Thank you!
Mcom/ Mba freshers let me know if you looking for job Should be good in investment purposes and acquaintances with ISIN,CIPIDS There are openings in EY
Laid off at Ogilvy yesterday
Hello please can I find Victoria’s boot camp I keep hearing about this being great to study for shrm exam but I can’t find it anywhere thank you
https://hbr.org/2020/01/what-top-consulting-firms-gets-wrong-about-hiring thoughts? Article mentions case interviews as a poor predictor of performance.
Looking to explore opportunities. Working in NYC. 3 years’ experience in telco and health. Change, project management, governance, reporting, Agile, Design Thinking. firstname.lastname@example.org
Do you count Sundays as a weekday? Somehow I always end up with an ASAP billable work. Not complaining, just making observations.
I interned and started my career all within the confines of quarantine. Any tips for standing out when all you’ve known is remote work?
My career goal isn’t to make it to MBB or a unicorn or FAANG. It’s to feel fulfilled and challenged as I progress. I can’t be the only one that isn’t title or company chasing.
26 y/o EM here with (I think) a increasingly clear path to AP. Do APs go to biz school? Exec MBA? I dont want to be the out of touch w my class and go after a few years as AP but also dont want to slow my trajectory by leaving next year. Thoughts?
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