Got laid off. Went back to my hometown and freelanced for small local shops. Was treated like some prodigal creative genius. Ego loved it.
If the big4 has an up or out model, do a lot of senior managers get laid off? Not everyone can be a partner/principle. How long can someone be a partner/principle for?
Veteran 🐟. Were their heavy layoffs during the last recession? Scared for job security and that we are close to another recession
Top performer laid off although staffed on project until end of July 2020. Going to be worst holidays ever. Thanks D!
So Democrats are calling for the DNC chair to be fired over an email scandal, but are willing to elect Hillary for a president after her email scandals? Talk about Crooked!
Nieces and Nephews of Uncle D: please share what industry, sector, or service line you've heard someone being laid off from.
Hi All, I’m an analyst with 2 years experience that was recently laid off. Anyone know of anywhere hiring/can refer me? Much appreciated!
Just coming back in from PTO and seeing my raise / bonus...think I’m going to hire Ice Cube or Samuel L Jackson to represent me on next year’s talent call. Justin Bieber is fired.
Few people in the world make more money than Mark Reed, John Wren, Michael Roth or Arthur Sadoun. Cant they offer anything to avoid layoffs?
Any recently laid off cyber architects in the Chicago area? I’ve got a job opportunity at a local healthcare provider. DM me.
Damn. A gunman fired at Republican members of Congress. I don't care what your political stance is, things should never get violent.
How do you roll with the punches? When I make even a small mistake that anyone could make my mind immediately goes to "well that's that, I'm getting fired"
Partners - how “hard” is it really to be fired as a Partner? For those that were actually fired as a Partner, what was the circumstances they said was the reason?
Would you leave Tier2 consulting for Apple Music? I’m concerned bc I’ve been reading articles saying that while streaming of vids is up, streams of music has decreased, and I don’t want to be laid off
Learnt today that management of our biggest client got fired. Higher ups at the agency said today that they didn’t give us this news last week because “they didn’t want to spoil our weekend” contd...
How does EY enforce their policy of not reimbursing lunches while traveling? They'll expense breakfast and dinner, but not lunch? Seems like such an odd policy, especially when the total is $75/day.
If firms go exclusively remote, I have zero reason to remain living near “home office”. Likelihood we’ll shift to that model, and can live wherever?
Anyone have advice on how to politely cut someone off / refocus the conversation? I feel like teams I’m on can wind up talking for a long time without really saying / deciding anything and (cont)
Fellow 🐠: I’m in a dilemma. I found a perfect role in the industry and was about to submit my resume when I found out that the company is a Deloitte client. To make things more complex .. (continued)
New to project mgmt role. Is it being proactive to call out big deliverables due the day people return from holiday/PTO (that they didn't do before they left) or am I not respecting their time off?
Can someone take me through their experience with the last round of interviews with EY for tech consulting senior consultant roles?
First year filing my taxes by mail. I filed at the deadline but never heard anything or received my tax return. Should I be concerned?
The AC isn’t working in the room and the technician said it’s because of a leak. Now I have to change my room close to midnight. How many points would you pros recommend I push for?
Hi! Has anyone ever interviewed for a policy position at the Chan Zuckerberg initiative? Trying to get some more info on company culture/what the final round interview process might be like. TIA!
Do firms you’re interviewing with have the right to request verification of other offers or verification of salary being offered?
Do you guys know what they do with used beds/furniture in hotels? Particularly interested in Westin St .Regis likes.
Hi - am a first time car buyer, on H1B. Is leasing a good option and should I look for any zero-down deals? Request recommendations and tips. Looking at Audi q3/q5.
Can you still interview for a job after you have already accepted an offer from a different company?
What about legal work is currently causing your mental health struggles? Mine’s the hours, which is not normally my issue. I billed 230 for June and July and am already at 145 for August. My ability to focus is getting worse by the day, so I’m working longer to bill the same hours and have had to pull a couple all nighters. I burst into tears this morning when a client changed plans and now wants a major project by end of month, on top of my other deadlines next week... I just want to sleep.
How should I schedule interviews while I’m doing a short term contract with a company onsite. I don’t want to be unavailable for any meetings that might come up :/
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