Any tips on how to manage ‘upwards’ in a subtle way? Post-layoffs (round 1?), three layers of management got removed between me and the SVP, who is now my direct line manager. (CONT)
Can you apply to a company you were fired from years ago? Has anyone had this experience?
Lay-offs! Which firms are doing them? Accenture Strategy had big layoffs in 2016 but were doing well as of 2018. How about your respective firms?
I’ll be honest. I was fired. What can and can’t a prospective employer ask about why I’m not there anymore? (To both me and my old employer.)
If you get fired from big law, how likely is a firm to be vindictive re recommendations etc
What does your district's social media policy look like? Is it enforced where teachers have been fired for posts?
Anyone from amazon that can share their impression of Joshua Burgin? Seems that he was fired from amazon for discrimination and my company just hired him as a GM 🙄 does that check out? What happened there?
Partners: How do some partners get fired? I know that on the surface it is due to their performance, but i am curious if you have any data points or observations on any underlying drivers. I work for a global firm, and though most partners I know are lifers, i personally have worked with a couple partners who were counseled out. They were seemingly good, competent consultants good at structuring problems. They cared about junior consultants. Didnt see any issues with clients..
Being terminated as part of reorg. 13 years of service, consistently exceeded expectations. Officially considered partner. Package is 26 weeks of severance pay, two months "gardening leave", plus payout of long-term incentive. Would have preferred a more cooperative approach to voluntary retirement. Thoughts?
A little over one year out of college- asking older fishes how do I deal with worrying about being laid off and concentrating on doing good work at the same time?
Brig evicted from current living situation since being laid off and not being able to pay rent. What are some options to explore for cheap renting while I look for unemployment? A friend suggested long term AirBnB but unsure how viable an option that is.
Have you ever been fired from a job? What are your strategies for getting back on for feet?
Hearing stories of layoffs at Crowe Horwath. All in Risk and all senior level and above. Anybody here affected/know more?
Caught in round of layoffs. Hard finding fulltime, it was easier when I was younger. I’m 40 but I look 30 (lucky with good genes). Would it be crazy if I cut my resume in half and pretended to be 30?
Folks who've been laid off before: how do you keep the anxiety from creeping in anytime you make even a small mistake at the new job? 🙁
Hello, I have 2 offers Cognizant and Infosys.. currently I am working in accenture. Experience: 2.5 Infosys role : associate consultant Cognizant role: associate projects Package is same for both. I have got a hike of 50% Should I switch or wait other better offers?
I am an L10 at @Accenture and got an offer from BXTI @Blackstone in NYC. Accenture: 3 years in Infrastructure, 82K base, stable hours, WFH Blackstone: 110K base, 10K sign-in bonus - on negotiations to 140K base, 20K bonus, hybrid I am finishing my MBA in a year, aspiring to work in cybersecurity. I am waiting for JPMC and Mastercard follow-up after initial interviews. Shall I jump?
Captain announced light delayed because our plane can't push back since the layout of the terminal is different and planes are too close together ✈️✈️✈️. This is a first. T2 JFK.
Hello everybody, I have an interview with Deloitte M&A analytics team.. it’s a case round. Any idea about the format or what kind of case they might ask ??Deloitte
Does it create a problem/ restriction in joining big 4, If you own a lot of investment properties (mostly under LLC). All of these are to create passive incomes. Understand big 4 has independence requirement.
Should I feel bad for not wanting to schedule meetings after 5 or ad-hoc? I feel like being remote has taught me how sacred time is and I’m more than happy to give my 8-5 to work but after that I just wanna be with family, unless it’s urgent of course. It really bothers me when people try to schedule things after 5 or randomly at like 7pm ping me asking if I’m free. No, I’m not.
🎉January Job Thread! Do you know of an opening or opportunity? Drop it below and help another Fish.
Looking for info on disability insurance. I’m a freelancer but looking to start a family in the next year. Anyone have any recommendations, advice?
Is it worth it to upgrade to the American Express Gold/ Platinum? Firm covers the cost of Green and will be using it for biz travel. I plan to get the CSR for personal travel deals. I’m a n00b.
Decent profile and 80k pay at a big 4 or shitty profile and 140k pay in the industry? In either cases getting no where!!!
What would you say is the shortest acceptable (wouldn’t raise questions) tenure in tech?
When do companies typically debrief on interviews and candidates? I assume later in the week (Thursday / Friday)?
Oliver Wyman case interview details?
Starting a new job in a few weeks and won’t be able to take any vaca once I do. Any suggestions on places I should go for a week? Taking into account flight + lodging etc. Have done most of W Europe
I decided to formally open a design studio and wfh forever. The last two years have blessed me with autonomy I've never known. I'm looking for gems of advice or resources you might have. Mt. Freelance has been invaluable.
SAP EWM and other functional area experienced consulting colleagues - Accenture has opened up several consultant and manager roles. Please DM if you’re interested in a referral and discussing more. Available nationwide. 2.5-3 years minimum experience. Thanks!
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