When you find yourself contemplating how to get yourself fired and land a sweet severance package. You know you've been at it too long.
Lots of farewell emails this week at PwC. People getting laid off? Has anyone heard anything about it?
First year associate here - really freaked out by FS layoffs and think I might be next. How am I supposed to find another job after 6 months?
What other firms are experiencing FS layoffs? Sounds like majority PwC based on previous posts.
I feel like it's super hard to get fired due to the high turnover and burn rate as it is
I keep reading all these posts about firms laying off a ton of people. Can someone explain what happens after one gets laid off? Like do they just fire you and that's it? What happens to the pay? Etc.
Are more layoff waves coming? You can track the layoff dates by simply following the Dow, which will drop again as this cycle comes to an end.
hypothetical- let's say you got laid off from your firm. You see a similar position on website and apply. Recruiting team then reaches out to talk about the opening. Do you take the call?
If you're contemplating a move into startup finance check this out http://mobile.nytimes.com/2016/04/10/opinion/sunday/congratulations-youve-been-fired.html
I won't be surprised if people get fired for using fish bowl. With the social media harvest of our 'anonymous' posts.
Is anyone on here who was laid off be Deloitte a few months ago? What was your severance? Have they helped you find a new job?
Any wagers # of layoffs at end of FY?
When the layoffs hit the BBbanks, where are the first cuts amongst IB, sell side research, buy side research, trading, sales, operations? Maybe rank starting with first out.
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
Someone form PwC answer this - my roommate working for the cyber security group on the west coast is almost always worried about getting fired. 9mths with ur firm and no project. Is it usual??
Avoiding the question about layoffs. Good job Miles.
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But once again not posting
Post for push testing
If your healthcare proposal you were on wants you to join the project but you were in finance, how hard is it to do? There is significant mutual interest
Any dry cleaners that can iron just the T zone in my shirts (collar and middle line where the buttons are)? Ill keep my suit jacket on and save tons on laundry!
Any McK (or other) people here who left the firm and returned later? (Excluding BAs returning directly to ASC post-MBA) 2 Q's: (1) why? (2) how do you compare your perception of firm before vs. after?
McKinsey = HBS (old, prestigious), BCG = Stanford (close up there, and closing in), Bain = Wharton (same conversation, but a teeny bit lower), Deloitte = Booth (rising in the rankings, but no one...
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What time do you expect your staff to be in the office in the morning? These 2 keep coming in 910 and 930 when we agreed on 9 (which is generous).
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