For those who have been laid off, what does it look like right before? (like HR schedules a meeting with you?). I have this really bad pit in my stomach. No trolling or sarcastic stuff please.
I was laid off back in January and have been on the job hunt since. I’ve been lucky enough to make it to the final round for a few different companies... but ultimately did not receive an offer. Starting to have a hard time keeping my head up... any other fish in a similar situation?
To all the Deloitters - it's sad that there are layoffs.. Its good that you want to share the news and "warn" others but how about following a template -- level, office, service line, rating
Sometimes I feel like exiting to industry, sucking at my job just enough such that we have to hire a consulting firm to do my work. Seems like the genesis for all my projects and no one gets fired
Honestly how hard is it to get fired in public accounting. I feel like i struggle sometimes and I can’t complete my tasks in a timely manner. Definitely can see my annoyances on my manager face.
What’s it’s like working at EY tax? I heard they recently fired a bunch of people. Got an offer but not sure if I should make the move.
I was placed on PIP due to unavailable projects... and right before my pip period was about the end, I got placed on a project. is it weird I was hoping to get fired and get my severance package?
I was recently laid off. On job application, what do you suggest that I put for “Reason for Leaving”? I am afraid putting laid off may come across as bad. Please advise. Thanks!
After getting laid off 2 weeks ago, I fired off about 20 resumes to different places. I have not received any feedback at all. Any ideas how to get past the computer and in front of someone?
Got fired from a toxic agency before I got the chance to quit. I got 1w of unemployment, love my new job and if there’s one lesson I learned- read company’s Glassdoor, there is a reason some get 2⭐️
After 2 layoffs in 1 year, do companies/interviewers start to wonder if you’re the issue...or is my negative self talk getting the best of me?
When HR brings you in to discuss how my other coworkers are doing or if any one of them raises concerns... What goes through one's mind? My first thought: is someone being investigated to be fired?? Or did someone complain about me (lol)?
So I was laid off in January after 6 months, finally got a new job in April, and now my boss just quit (no replacement because budget cuts) and the place is a shitshow as far as systems/analytics go..
Firm: Mass layoffs/no raises after a year long busy season. It’s just business. Workers: Leaves right before the next busy season starts. Also Firm:
Would anyone be willing to provide a referral for a Technology Advisory Manager position at ACN? Would be more than happy to PM/DM regarding my background and experiences!
There’s an offer on the table for $200K + 20% bonus for a Controller position in Nashville. Is it worth it? It’s definately a big bump to where I am@ at
Anyone who has exited big 4 and worked for Embark? Their starting comp for a senior w 3 years experience is 90k and their benefits seem great as well as WLB- wondering what the catch is? Or if anyone has any experience with them?
2 yrs managing an agile project to develop a custom app. Really like the work but Interested in moving over to industry. Suggestions on types of roles to be on a look out for? Expected salary?
Do traitors get free mental health treatment? We may need to make an exception here I guess. Mental illness is a helluva situation
Account directors, what interview questions do you typically ask a creative candidate? (This is for a mid-level position.)
Anyone have any good educational materials for participants in a 401k that you provide education for? Thanks
Further proof RSW attracts a disproportionate share of oddities. Biker man got on plane with a helmet and messenger bag in his biker body suit. No checked luggage. Extra points for the Mohawk
Have a HR screening coming up for a customer success mgr role at Microsoft. How much should I ask for? 5 YOE in consulting. The role is in HCOL city.
Anyone dealt with a parent that has dementia and lives far away (too far to drive and visit)? They live with another family member so not alone. Is there anything that helps the condition? Advice?
I’m on my 1st year H1B, expiring in December, can I renew in advance? Or I have to wait until it expires? Thanks!
I’m interested real estate investing (buying my first house this year) and would like to learn more. Does anyone have book recommendations? I can’t decide between flipping or rental income properties but also need to just learn about the whole home buying process.
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