Is it noteworthy to have worked in the creative industry for 23 years -18 in advertising, without ever being fired or laid-off? Are there medals or gold watches for that?
Anyone read Sam Dogen’s (Financial Samurai) book on negotiating a severance? Thoughts? Anyone have experience negotiating a severance? Advice?
People who have had confidence knocks: how did you get it back? I was laid off, 6M out of work, had therapy, now freelancing but I’m slow af. It’s like my brain only works in 2nd gear now.
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.
Google hired Timnit Gebru to be an outspoken critic of unethical AI. Then she was fired for it. https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2020/12/23/google-timnit-gebru-ai-ethics/
Exploring the cyber security career field but I have a question: if this is your job and the company you work for gets hacked, do you get fired?
If layoffs were to happen in the industry, who does it usually affect first? Jr positions? CDs? Random positions?
Are the layoffs finished? Or are they still going on? I am trying to figure out if I in the green for now.
Daaaaamn Deloitte. Fired employee sentenced in attempted murder of ex-boss in Southlake, Texas. http://www.star-telegram.com/news/local/community/northeast-tarrant/article149830554.html
Has anyone negotiated a clause where you can’t be fired/laid off for a certain amount of time after starting a new job?
How is the business going for all you consultants? Are your companies getting new projects? Any layoffs ?
Laid off due to covid and starting delivering food through UberEats. Do I still qualify for unemployment? I can’t find anything on this and calling is no use
Inspired by another thread- has anyone reported something and ended up taking a severance/ signing an NDA? What was your experience?
This country needs labor laws that actually protect workers is when time like this comes, average folks like us don't have to worry to sick about layoffs.
Can partners get fired?
Just got hired at Accenture as a senior analyst. New to consulting and scared of bench time/getting fired. Any tips on how a new consultant with no skills/experience can avoid bench time?
There is a huge push for our district to install audio and visual cameras to the classrooms. What do you all think?
Planning on staying in the Cayman Islands for Christmas. Westin or Ritz Carlton? About the same points now with the transfer, but are there any local considerations to think about?
EY Find round at EY with Partner for Sr. Consultant CyberSec Program. What to expect for final round and compensation ? Are there any sign-in bonus or for relo. Location - Either Texas or Virginia (D.C) Have MS degree with 3+ yrs exp.
Is Herman Miller really worth $1k? Trying to justify it to myself… WFH all day every day so think a nice chair would be cool, but having trouble stomaching the cost
Looking to learn more about growth product management. Any recs for articles/people to follow/videos/books to learn more about this type of PMing?
Unvaccinated people need to stop with the “but if you’re vaccinated why do you care” argument. Unvaccinated people are akin to drunk drivers. Even if I am sober and wearing my seatbelt, a drunk driver could still cause serious harm to me, my family, and those I care about. An unvaccinated person has a higher likelihood of catching and spreading Covid to others because they are cowards who care only about themselves. You are harming other people.
What are the chances that D-USI will match the salary? Got 40% hike +JB from outside post promotion from C- SC in June SAP Yoe-6 post Tier-2 MBA
Any AFS MC fish care to share the typical C->M promotion raise and bonus? Trying to set expectations other then “low”
I've been stuck in federal my entire career because of my clearance. What's the best way to go commercial and travel more (love the road warrior life)?
How does Senior Consultant at IBM translate to Accenture? And what is the salary range for that position?
Anyone thinking about or have already given up their place and opted for the nomad life? Any how-to’s and lessons learned? Specifically regarding choosing a location and keeping things affordable
Got offered to go to RSM from a big four with a 40% raise and a promotion. I should make manager this round if I stay so promotion isn’t that big of a deal. Should I take it? I’ll have smaller clients, but think I’ll really shine there too. Less work, more pay... I could always go back to my current firm. Thoughts?
Do you remember when you were growing up and the neighbor kid pissed you off, so you destroyed your sister's room. Then your parents said it was OK, because you were angry? Me neither. Stupid looters
Hi folks, I’m wish to break into tech sales as marketer. Have got consultative, training and prospecting experience in my own business but need to get back to traditional work. I’m based in Toronto and interviewed with a US SaaS company recently, open to networking with anyone in this area over a virtual hang! If you’re part of any exclusive “women in sales” groups please offer me an invite!
For all the US colleagues: A fellow consultant was doing his MBA in the US. He left in a hurry due to covid and came back to London, but didn’t close his bank account with Santander and left $6-7K. Now the bank says that you can NOT transfer the money to another UK bank with online banking and you need to be physically present at one of their branches to do so. He is not planning to go back for a year. Any advice?
Hello! Sorry I have no idea how this work but I have a cousin that lives in another country and she is an accounting major and very smart. How can pwc offer her an internship/ job? Is that possible?
The Home Office releases on the new PBS immigration policy in the UK mention removal of cooling off period for shifting from Tier 2 ICT to Tier 2 General visa. Does anyone know if this is only for new Tier 2 ICT visa folks or would this applying to existing Tier 2 visa holders too?
Has anyone worked at, is currently at, or knows someone who worked at Cassiday Schade and willing to give feedback? Looking at pursuing a lateral move but want better insight into the firm culture.
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