Got laid off from my first job after graduating college & living home right now with family. Not sure what direction to go. Was doing a structured finance role and not sure if this is something I still want to do. Any suggestions on other positions in Finance/ looking for areas with growth and potential.
I got laid off today and need a new job asap. Would love to connect with anyone looking for a junior writer.
Asking to the Indian folks, for the ones laid off or having issues and having to go back home, how is the job market currently in India? Any of you tried looking around?
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?
Met with my boss today and was told “well you’re way better at your job than we expected...so keep doing that and just that. We might be able to have some more interesting work for you to do in 2-3 years”. Meanwhile...I am BORED TO TEARS!!!!!! And it’s tempting to quit, but I make more money than both of my parents combined EVER have, we had zero layoffs during COVID, and I really do love the people. At the end of the day...I guess I’m just hear to vent and to see if I’m the ONLY one.
Staff sent out paper AR confirms and got them back. Manager saw them and asked why their wasn't fold marks. Turns out staff forged signatures cause he didn't send them. Partner came out and fired him!
After 5 years of good ratings I was terminated from a regional CPA firm, but my last day is next month. Am I obligated to tell a prospective employer I was fired while I am technically still employed?
Survived the layoffs on friday-but still shook up from seeing a bunch of my friends get walked out all around me. When a layoff happens should I be updating my resume/looking to get off the ship?
I’m 29, at my first serious job, and am getting fired (not laid off). Feel like an idiot, and don’t know anyone else my age who has been fired. If you’ve been fired, can you tell me about it? I’m LA based in PR & Comms.
From reading this app. I realize we have it really well at EY. Deloitte doing major layoffs, KMPG has to come in at the crack of dawn, PwC well the hours..
Got laid off a months ago and while I’m freelancing at the moment and making great $, I’m still upset about it. I really don’t think I deserved to be let go and my team would 100 percent agree. Cont
Why shouldn’t same standards apply if you threaten to resign - irrespective of your race or gender or the type of research you do. Pretty sure I’d get fired if I used “threaten to resign” as my mode to get something
McDonald’s fired their CEO for having a relationship with an employee. How many agencies would have their leadership decimated if this was a rule in advertising?
Any tips for someone who discounts good feedback but heavily focuses on the opportunities to improve? So much that I have a fear of getting fired despite receiving overall good feedback. I started a new job earlier this year. The function of the role and industry is new to me. My manager told me he generally has higher expectations than the rest of the organization. Originally, I viewed this as a great learning opportunity but can't help to think I'm not cut out for this and fear the worst.
Curious - what does it take to get fired in big 4 consulting? Anyone have stories they are willing to share?
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
- Finished MBA end of 2018 - Upon graduation, MBA hire to tier 2/3 firm (basically tech consulting), laid off June 2020 - October 2020- started as PM/scrum master with mid-tier AWS consulting partner Question- I've always wanted to go to a top tier consulting firm for the experience/brand for PM/Program management. Would you be willing to take a paycut to make it happen? It seems in current climate candidates have all the leverage, but being told I don't have the experience for manager level
Are there going to be layoffs .....
“Hello — we are a no name agency hiring like crazy. The pandemic isn’t over and we have no idea when it’s going to be safe, but we expect you to come into the office Mon-Tues-Thurs-Fri. You get to work remotely Wednesday and Saturday/Sunday. HIT ME UP!” 🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄🙄
OTS - EY - Manager salary? Chicago
Worked within strategy across different industries at a big 4 for almost 7 years and looking to exit to industry. Anyone willing to refer at their firm?
🐠 fam, are there any resources for people who have lost their income, therefore losing health insurance but need meds? Contd’
Is it normal for PwC to downgrade you from a sr position you applied on their job portal to a experienced associate? I was told I will be fast tracked and the offer they gave me is on par with the base salary of a SA. Seems like I can’t negotiate the position.
What’s the perception of Rolex? Will someone everyone look down on a Rolex bc its a “beginner’s luxury watch”? Any recommendations if it’s a good one? Context: joining an MBB, undergrad
Senior consultant salary + bonus at FTI Consulting? Looking at transactions practice. Chicago.
Anyone working with ITSS, do let me know about the company and benefits given to employee?@ITSS
Any thoughts on what to ask for as a Junior Art Director with a few years experience in Toronto? Salary vs freelance day rate vs freelance hourly? Asking for a friend!
Currently a C with 2.5 YOE in PMO. Came in at the lower salary range and looking to take advantage of a hot market. Any companies hiring in Federal space?
A friend is hiring for multiple roles for her team in a healthcare startup. Let me know if you are interested and have any of below experience - SME Pharma, lifescience in India market - Medical writer with more than 6-8 years of experience - Pharma Consulting - public health - pharma sales
Analytics&research with hedge fund front office role - what would be a good range for someone with ~5 years of experience? NYC market
At the start of the month, I spoke to a CD about a spot at his agency, an agency I really want to be a part of. He said my salary request was a bit high & told me his limit. Fine, still interested. After a couple of weeks of nothing, their recruiter calls me on Thursday to tell me more about the role and the agency. Then says the salary parameters and it’s $5k less than what he said. I told her the number he gave & she said she’d talk to him. Did I just tryin my shot? And when should i follow up
I’ve been offered a job with about 40% of the comp being a “target bonus” (ad/tech company). What is a target bonus and are the targets even attainable?
How are you dealing with WFH and small children? I either need to cut my workload or completely disregard my children. I don’t want to be put in the mummy track. This virus is like the mummy trap.
18 months into my first role at a Big 4, had a great first year, but recently my PML has become a stressed hot mess and is treating me like garbage (+3 weeks). What are my options if this keeps up?
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If I’ve been asked to take a drug screen after I’ve already been confirmed and have used Marijuana in the last several days, will the client even care if it’s just some pot?
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