UPDATE: ***“likely no merit based raises unless promotion”*** UPDATE: Layoffs are possible, markets are “fluid.” Leadership will not commit to saying layoffs are off the table. Overview on Business 1. Financial revenue decline 2. Cost Savings NEW INFO 1. 10% short on revenue plan 2. Turnover down significantly, 2,000 excess employees 3. Pricing pressures are creating economic headwinds
I made many mistakes at work ( most of them involving sending e-mails unintentionally offensive to client and interna9l)... i want to ask the partners why have i not been fired at this point...?
I am an SAP FICO consultant on H1B. Got just laid off and looking for a job. Can you guys kindly give me some leads/referrals.
Any tips for negotiating your severance for a non-partner role? Many good years at the firm—it’s just not working out of late and both me and my firm are looking to part ways.
Question for the more seasoned consultants, these layoffs and overall downturn in our industry, is it an annual cycle? Or is this abnormally bad
Few years back, I heard from the inside Ogilvy Chicago and VSA formed an anti-poaching agreement to not hire each other's talent. I said nothing, taking no chance getting my source fired. Illegal?
When someone gets fired/laid off but they keep their previous title/agency on LinkedIn, does anyone ever tell them to change it?
Anyone else in FTO? I have yet to hear of any layoffs despite the fact that we are in FS. Can anyone elaborate?
90% sure I’m about to be fired for sexual harassment (more detail in comments). Should I resign before I’m fired?
If layoffs were to happen in the industry, who does it usually affect first? Jr positions? CDs? Random positions?
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?
When does the 60 day grace period start - after lay off announcement or after last severance paycheck? Thanks
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.
Have you ever seen one of the nicest, most talented, hardest working people get fired for no good reason. Really breaks my heart about how heartless this industry can be ☹️
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
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.
Laid off and unemployed for a while. How bad is it if I portray myself on job applications as still working at my former job?
My firm sent an email yesterday saying their tracking billable hours DAILY. It’s either they don’t think we’re working from home or about to have some layoffs 🤷🏼♀️
Is agency culture relatively the same across the country? Are agencies in smaller markets a little more chill (better work life balance, less chaos, etc.)? I'm getting a little burnt out and I'm not sure if it's a NYC thing or an advertising thing.
Hi PwC fishes, Wanted to know the salary range for IT due diligence (senior associate) bengaluru location. With 2.5 yrs post mba work ex and 5 yrs total
Asking the masses for your take for a family member: If you are presented a severance package, are they negotiable? Have you had success in submitting redlines or getting more $$? How many weeks p
Hello, my husband wants me to go india and bring his mother who is old and sick to the states. She has the proper visa to travel here and we are Citizens. Please confirm if the current laws will allow this.
Can you buy delta global upgrade certificates from people or have other people apply to reservation? If yes, happy to do business (for my honeymoon!)
Any clue how much credit score might be impacted by closing one card and opening two within the same month? Net available credit would increase by 10k and I’m currently sitting at 785 credit score.
Im in strategy at Accenture. Is there any chance they'll let me get staffed on a non-strategy project?
2YOE life sciences consulting after mba as consultant with managerial duties and am given senior associate consultant role with lower comp. Would you pursue final interview with them or move on?
What is the average salary of a Deloitte Human Capital consultant in the Northeast Region with 2 to 3 ratings?
Partner community, it’s interesting to see so much opacity and variation around partner comp...for the benefit of the community at large, do you mind sharing;￼ (1) company, (2) Years as Partner / Equivalent, (3) cash comp (base + bonus) and (4) % Commission? Fully understand that “commission” is not the standard by any means but if you could express your comp beyond cash as % of revenue sold, I think we can cut through the noise a bit. TIA!
How to ask a startup to share their books with you. Being courted for Manager of S&O role, but don't want to be walking into a sinking ship.
The PL on my case makes every feedback feel like a personal attack - not only towards me, but towards everyone else on the team. He is unpredictable and choleric - should I raise this topic in my...
After nine months of unemployment/freelance, I’m starting my new FT gig tomorrow. I will never take this industry, its people or its culture for granted again.
Has anyone heard of Innerspin? Can’t find much on Glassdoor. A friend had an interview and we’re worried the offer is going to come with shitty pay
Is there such thing as too much ass kissing in a job interview? Or everyone likes for the interviewee to do their research and act like they would really like to work for the company and the creative director they are interviewing with?
If offered a job at a promising but small HF, what's the least (base salary) that you would take on the position for?
Working with a mask on for 10 hours will suck. Why can’t people just get fully vaccinated is beyond me
Another laid off case here. Anyone moving out of US considered keeping the 401K as is instead of withdrawing? Any pros / cons to keep in mind ? Pro I see is no penalty and the fact that it'll continue to grow till I turn 65. Con is that it's a decent size amount in my case and I might need some if that cash if I don't get a job soon 🙄
Manager with specialized experience (sector specific DDs and growth strategy) looking to move to MBB. Do you recommend reaching out to a 3rd party recruiter, MBB recruiter or reaching out to partners/practice leadership?
Anyone looking for a Copy CD in Atlanta or remote? Available to start work immediately. Appreciate any leads you may have. Thank you!
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