Got let go today. Re-structuring. There less than 3 months. They are offering me 1 week severance. Thoughts?
If a former manager never fought for you or bothered to reach out when you got laid off and then creeps your LinkedIn every so often is it worth keeping them as a contact, or remove them?
Any more word on the PwC Forensics layoffs? It appears to be going on in multiple markets.
Is it possible that massive layoffs, already expected, could just mean big numbers but not big pain like 2008 - 2009? Hear me out, the pain of 2008 was that there were large layoffs for months (cont)
Laid off bc of lack of work, told I have a few weeks to find a new job BUT have been getting assigned new projects since then. Wtf do I do?
My mom just got laid off today...just got promoted on Friday too...why does this happen😣 all I want to do is fly home and hug my mom
Is it wrong that I like when people leave or get fired? Not like I get joy from misfortune but I love the drama and scoop
These are the threads we should frame and hang in all agency lobbies instead! "Just got laid off. Just found out I’m pregnant. Someone say it’s going to be okay, because that seem..." See full post https://joinfishbowl.com/post_2r395j
Why does PwC need layoffs again if the business is doing well? Also, curious to know what are the other “business reasons” when your util and snapshots are great?
Does staying at a job too long make you less marketable? A CFO who worked at a company for over a decade and was fired because of cut backs was hired for temp work. An accounting manager of 6 years was hired for tech support. How does this happen?
I heard WK laid off 50 people this week ? Surely this can't be true . They're indepdent and can think long term
It's kinda bullshit that a lot of us worked hard to get into consulting and now have to deal with layoffs. While others are enjoying safe decent paying jobs even though they slack off.
Why does PwC's severance package suck so much? I've never been through something like this previously, no I guess I have nothing to compare it to, but everyone who has keeps telling it's insulting. SA
Has anyone at the executive level negotiated termination provision or a guaranteed severance? (Ie 4-6 months plus placement) Independent or holding co?
With all this crap with the ratings and the layoffs, I'm gonna start talking to recruiters tomorrow and activate my network. This is more trouble than it's worth. I work my ass off I don't deserve thi
Fired from big law and still unemployed 8 months out. I’m a mid level transactional associate. Is my legal career over?
I hate that I can’t just enjoy a quiet period instead of feeling like it means I’m about to get laid off
Where does the Finance & Enterprise Performance practice at Deloitte sit in terms of S&O v Advisory? Recruiter reached out regarding an opening as a "finance" Consultant.
I want to exit to MBB but if that’s not a possibility what are the next best consulting firms? Looking for at least midsize firms (non-boutiques).
Gonna start flying SJC-BUR. Alaska or Southwest? In terms of points valuations, status, etc.
If I get rejected from a cold application, can I apply again with a referral? Or will I get dinged by the system because I already applied once?
How’s the transaction tax advisory TTA group at EY in Houston? WLB, team culture, comp insights for a Manager? Thanks
I got my H1B in 2015 and haven't been outside USA since then. I plan to go to India in December 2018. I will have to get my stamping done in Mumbai. Can someone tell me how much time will I need?
Once in a while..buying gift card from restaurant instead of eating dinner and claiming it as dinner expense.. Yay or Nay
Hi all! I have an offer from EY-OTS. I’m giving up significant upside in industry (money, responsibility) for the role. Any EY-OTS alumni willing to spare 15 mins to talk about their experience? Thnx!
Did IBM begin adopting “Partner” and “Senior Partner” titles? How’s that work if it’s not partnership? Wondering if it’s moreso to build a consulting culture and distinguish from rest of the business?
Is anyone else finding the salary discrepancies in our discipline insane? I did a little market research of my own and 5 people all doing pretty much the same job had a $230k difference.
Hello! My project ends in a month. A) search for a project B) let staffing determine my fate (aka end up on a federal project) C) hope fate benches for a month or since things are slow 🤔
What should I make sure to do if I want to be considered for the H1B lottery? Currently on stem opt
Whomstever among you was responsible for putting Nick Offerman in a campaign for JB Weld... you deserve a raise
Does pwc act/sdc management consulting also has an up/out culture and what are the general hours in management consulting finance?
My husband and I are looking to adopt a pair of cats in Chicago. Does anyone know of shelters (other than the cafes) that are doing in person meets with the cats to help in the selection process?
How did PWC and Deloitte handle layoffs this year? Just curious in terms of how and when? EY layoffs have been quite sneaky!
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