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?
H4EAD— if my Spouse is laid off. What happens to my EAD, do I loose my H4EAD as well and have to stop working. If he finds a new employer, and his new employer doesn’t file I-140 immediately, can I continue to work ??
Why did Deloitte’s federal practice have layoffs? Given that the clients are large government entities. I can understand it happening in commercial but federal makes no sense
With the W&K layoffs ... 1. Recruiters are getting psyched. 2. Freelancers are even more unnerved. 3. Axe will fall on people phoning it in at other shops. What are your other predictions ? People leave ad game altogether?
Got laid off on Monday. Felt okay at first, but now feel inadequate and useless since Julie Sweet mentioned the 25K that Accenture laid off were low performers. I know I wasn’t a poor performer, I got dinged for not doing enough projects in my practice, but still go top reviews for my projects. Just want to vent.
Anyone have experience with being laid off after coming back from maternity leave? My family member recently did and we have email documentation that it’s related to her maternity leave...
Am I the only one weirded out by these mass spreadsheets of individuals who have been laid off? Is anyone really looking to these for hiring purposes?
I'm dealing with life after a layoff and I don't think I'm alone here. 🐠 who have been laid off - can you share your experiences? How long was the job hunt? How did everything work out? Any advice?
Got laid off. Now what?
Anyone else rethinking their career options? Simu worked at Deloitte until he was laid off. 🤔
Recently laid off from Sr. Consultant role in energy in Houston. 4 years exp in supply chain/procurement and 2 in consulting (mainly tech PM work aka scrum). Have my MBA and PSM 1 cert. I know opportunities are far and few between right now, but looking for either energy or supply chain consulting role. Open to travel once resumed. If anyone is aware of a need, I'd appreciate the help!
Has anyone either been laid off or just switched from Big4 during covid to corporate? Was it difficult? did you still receive a raise? If so, how much?
I created the biggest rift I’ve ever had in my family when I left mid-covid for my first industry job, moved to a new city, started dating what I thought was the love of my life… only to come full circle. I’m forever the black sheep, got fired from a shit job, this city sucks, and he’s a half ass som’bitch that wasn’t worth it. Humble pie anyone? I’ve got a dump truck load over here… for fucks sake
Got laid off .... just started in consulting... was trying to learn as fast as I can... but got let go cause there isn’t any projects in the pipeline. Help??!!??
Hello, anyone looking for an international copywriter? I’ve just been laid off. Thanks a lot for the help in advance 🙌🏾
I post my story previously but I want to make sure that my experience can help somebody else. This is my experience about being laid off on H-1b and the 60 days rule. Look at the comment for full story
Live in LA and want to do a long weekend in Hawaii. Which island(s) should I get a hotel? Seems like direct flights into Honolulu, which would be nice..
Wearing my hair in an Afro to a video interview. My hair curls tightly so it will be medium sized. Not willing to wear a wig or straighten my hair. I will have on lipstick earrings nice jacket. But if my Afro is an issue, me being Black is likely to be an issue too. Agree?
So I give up. I'll ask. If you guys are traveling every week, to same hotel..WHY THE FUCK DONT YOU CHECK YOUR BAG AT THE HOTEL? Skip all the drama. Clean replacements every wk, easy peasy.
McKinsey 🐠, a few questions about the Specialist roles - how is the specialist track viewed compared to the generalists and would a SC/Manager (currently at Deloitte) be competitive? Saw an open position that I was interested, but no idea if I’m competitive for it or not. Only have 1.5 years in consulting, but 10 years in DoD/government. TIA!
Quote of the day from a client email: "I don't want to be an alarmist, but I'm worried."
True Film Production is looking for interns! 1. Marketing/content intern 2. Creative/ad intern 3. Art direction intern Email firstname.lastname@example.org with your resume / portfolio / LinkedIn if interested!
Has anyone reapplied for a role where they previously got rejected after interviewing? Was it successful?
Just on a call where the PM said "The bus can keep driving because the yellow brick road has been laid" referring to work going on after they roll off.
Leave a tip at the hotel every week ?
Is it normal to be “available” during the summer as an a2 going into a3, little nervous about utilization.
Anyone feel like maternity leave affected their raise and bonus? I don't feel like my numbers were adjusted and feel like I am getting the run around
Have an Uber card already and looking for another credit card. Don’t travel a ton but looking for something with maximum rewards. Any suggestions?
How much can one expect for a Senior Technical Platform Product Manager role in the Santa Clara Area? 8.5 Total YOE (3 years Engineering, 5.5 years in Tech Consulting) Based on online research - Base (160-180k) Total Comp (~200k). I do not want to ask for a number that puts them off but want to make sure I’m getting what I deserve. Suggestions?
Trouble networking virtually; I started recently, 3 months ago. I am not sure how projects/internal moves work but I was wondering if anyone has advice on networking virtually? I am finding it tricky because I don't know anyone apart from my team & I can't view Talent Marketplace because I am on a billable project, not sure how long it will go. I enjoy my work and not looking to move just yet, I wanted to see what else is out there and looking for opportunities to network with more people.
Will there be a salary bubble like the housing bubble? Hearing how much people with 2-7 yrs experience are getting offered to move companies is blowing my mind. At some point this is not going to be sustainable and salaries will drop back down to reality. However, I am concerned that all of those folks with inflated salaries will get in situations they can’t support after the correction. Then what happens?
Average performance bonus for BA @ Mckinsey?
Approximately how much mortgage do you think I can comfortably afford with 120k-150k salary?
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