Being laid off has been the most difficult thing that I have ever had to go through. I am going through some difficult times. I hope that I will be able to find a new consulting job soon.
Do you have any suggestions about a good resume building websites? I searched on here and couldn’t find anything. New to the market (terrified of getting laid off) and need suggestions. Thank you.
For anyone who survived merger, what did the acquiring firm look for, and what traits did the acquired associates have that ensured they weren't laid off?
Been spacing out vacay time into long weekends just to make it through the year. Trying to reclaim my time & mental health after 3 layoffs impacted me. Others try to give me more work & leave at 5.
How are those who got laid off doing job search wise? Feeling a little bit discouraged at the moment :(
Why does this feel like an omen of terrible things to come? http://www.adweek.com/agencyspy/bbdo-new-york-goes-through-a-round-of-post-holiday-layoffs-as-lowes-abandons-aor-model/141982
Do freelancers do better in recessions? (Possibly as backfill for all the layoffs.) Anyone still here who survived the last one around ‘08?
SOS. I got laid off and have been collecting unemployment. My company wants to hire me for some temporary work but I’d only be making $40 more than I was on unemployment. Continued in comments
Laid off a week ago and scared shitless. Feel depressed, worthless, and terrified I won’t find another job ever again. Just started an SSRI I won’t be able to afford once my insurance runs out.
How bad will the biglaw layoffs be once the market inevitably crashes due to COVID-19? Worse than 2009?
Just got laid off. I've been miserable here. To be honest, I'm fucking relieved. On to the next one!
If you are laid off and cannot find a job doing your day job, what will you do? I am trying to prepare a plan b and c. My car is too old for Uber eats etc. curious your thoughts.
Just started at an agency out of college last month. The agency is experiencing layoffs and my team was cut in half. I’m not sure that I would want to stay, does it look bad to leave so quickly?
Joined Deloitte June '15, laid off Feb. 16. Been unemployed and searching since. Savings & severance depleted, debt surmounting, can't buy food until next wk. All this struggle behind a silent smile.
Media 🐟: when you're asked by a recruiter/HR if you're also interviewing at other agencies, do you say yes or no? Does it hurt or help your chances at getting an offer?
Current undergraduate with two analytics internships completed. I’m in my final year of undergrad and I’m wondering if anyone is willing to speak about skills/referrals to get a job in consulting?
Got feedback I’m waiting to be told what to do on my project by my manager. I try to take initiative but I often DONT know what to do since consulting is new for me, and I need guidance. Help please!
What are the ethics of pitching a campaign (your idea) for a different brand at a different agency if it went all the way to client (but didn’t get produced) a few years back. Is it frowned on?
Do you negotiate salary upfront in the interview process or after you get an offer? Base salary for initial position seemed lower than expectation but think I can negotiate if I get an offer.
Anyone familiar with the career path for McKinsey Implementation? Is it the standard Analyst to Associate to EM to Partner? Also any info on what salary to expect?
Not actively planning for major purchases (MBA, house, car, family) in the next 5 years atm but not ruling it out. Should I be saving in my HYSA (on top of emergency fund) or investing in brokerage? Maxing out 401k/Roth IRA already
Laid off with 1.5 YOE at a boutique firm doing mostly strategy work (2018 grad, t25 school). Luckily, I’m okay financially for now. What would you do in my position? Would love any advice from you 🐠!
Just started a little over a month ago, however I’m actively applying cause it’s not what i thought. Should I add this to my resume? Nothing to highlight yet, too short of a time period.
Any good insights/links around miner profitability analysis across the various bitcoin variants. (I mean taking into account block size, block time, incentive per block, difficulty levels and bombs.
I've noticed a lot of PwC posters in this group. I'm considering moving from a law firm to a tax manager role there. What's the typical salary for this role?
Hello! I found a really good job match at Goldman Sachs (non-IB). Would anyone be open to chatting and a possible referral?