Curious question fam - I'm 23 and earn ~70k. At what age will I get to six figures, if I'm not fired and move up at an average pace in consulting?
Got laid off but found a job. Unfortunately I can’t start for like 2 months. Any ideas on jobs I could do in the meantime? Can’t drive so no Uber. Willing to do minimum wage, anything will help
I’ve been laid off and, as I embark on my job search, I’d like to keep my marketing skills sharp. Any recommendations on must read books, or resources?
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
Even if I am performer at clients I am having issues with job security! Good people around me are getting fired! Man! This is harsh!
Got laid off - need legal advice on release agreement / severance document. Do y’all have any free legal resources or an org / law firm that I can contact to seek advice? Any help would be appreciated. Thank you!
Well fuck. I got laid off. Just when you think you’re in the clear, 2020 brings the pain. Guess it’s true that the big title comes with a big target.
I have to give my notice today. How can I do graciously and respectfully? I’ve no hard feelings against the place, it’s just time for me to move on but I know I’ll leave them in a bind and I feel guilt over that. (I’ve also never left a job before, I’ve only been laid off. 😳)
Former KPMG fish, when you got severance, was it lump sum or paid out like your normal paycheck?
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?
Anyone remember the 2009 advertising documentary Lemonade, about all the agency ppl who were laid off - and how it freed them to find their real passion?
Is it common practice in Singapore for firms to have a probation period for new joiners (duration at their discretion), during which new joiners can be fired at a week’s notice period?
Do all big 4 and larger mid size firms have PIP? How long do they usually last, and does anyone get fired for purely performance reasons without being put on a formal PIP?
Anybody get laid off in NYC? Can't imagine losing my job and being forced to pay this ridiculous rent
Which Big 4 has the least layoffs right now on the West Coast? If so, why? More clients, hired just enough, realistic goals, etc...?
How bad are D layoffs in Canada? US firm seems nuts but not so much here from where I'm standing..
Finally got my YE! Was hoping to at least get a 3 after hearing about all the layoffs and the 4's going around. Got a 2 and I am EXTREMELY relieved! 🙌🏻🎉 Now I can really start my weekend! 😎🍾
Agency leaders my question for you is simple, what’s yo target metric for utilization of talent at your org? Talent being designer / developers / creatives.
How are y’all planning your consulting exit strategies? Do you have a specific role in mind to aim toward? Are you building specific skills outside of billable work?
Have a call with McK recruiter this week Currently a C at Deloitte. 2 YOE at Deloitte. 6 YOE in industry. Masters in US. MBA outside US. What level to target? Is 2nd year/Exp Associate with a 1 year path to EM a possibility? When do performance reviews & promotions take place?
I can’t stand my client. I can’t stand my project. I can’t stand this job. My teammates are starting to get annoying. I need a break but I can’t afford to take a LOA and I have too much work to do to take a vacation. Yay me! Hope everyone else is having a great day :)
Walked into a mall in China. It has the same smell as the Sheraton lobby. I could feel tears building around my eyes...
What time is your normal Thursday night flight?
“In research conducted by Digiday+, 32 percent of agency professionals reported being worried about their mental health, and it doesn’t matter what kind of agency, whether media or creative." https://digiday.com/marketing/crisis-boiling-surface-burnout-growing-problem-inside-agencies/amp/
Can anyone on the Lumi team Bain & Company speak to what the initial coding assessment consists of and what your day to day like? This is for the product developer role. Is it more of a software developer / engineering role or does it include machine learning and consulting?
Did your company give you a WFH stipend?
Does anyone have any COVID-friendly optometrist recommendations within the district? Looking to find someone closer as I just moved in the city
Been working for KPMG for 1 year and 10 months right after Non-MBA Masters. Want to jump ship to the other Big 3 very very soon. Should I apply/ am I eligible for senior roles? Especially Deloitte/PwC
If you were looking to exit Big 4 Consulting, what positions would you be targeting? I have done a little of everything with no specialization (great performance reviews across the board). But now a little unsure of what my skills really are from an employer POV.
Recommendations for a ‘low-cost’ gym on the UES? Around E. 75th to 85th street preferably. There is a NYSC on E. 76th but they need my credit card on file and I don’t feel comfortable with that
Who's at the Westin in Waltham?
Anyone in m and a tax at DT - can you share your experience culture teams leadership etc?
Good Marriott hotel in Vegas for Christmas time? Platinum elite member hoping for upgrades.
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