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)
Has anyone been fired/let go/asked to leave from their company because of their company’s return to work policies? What was your experience?
If anybody is impacted by the KPMG layoffs today let me know if you want to discuss new opportunities
Are the rumors of the heavy ACN strategy layoffs true? I've heard that new hires can get laid off before they even start...
If you work in Transaction Advisory Services at KPMG and were laid off this week, please send me a DM
So if I'm correct, PwC is the only Big Four that hasn't done a huge round of covid layoffs so far?
Which companies handled COVID the best? Lack of layoffs, prioritizing safety, being transparent, etc. I think this will be very important when we’re considering future job offers.
For all fired this year, do you put you were discharged on your background checks? Got an offer for a job and heard EY doesnt share if you were fired or left after resigning. Need help plz
Layoffs at Havas?
Tough day. Layoffs at JL, Ogilvy, huge and R/GA
If I go back to my previous big 4 firm from D will people think it’s because of the layoffs? My former SM reached out and said I’m welcome back anytime....
Jack Welch is a complicated figure to me. He's definitely a pioneer in the industry, but he definitely created the layoff culture we have today
What is your experience with counter offers? Did you accepted and stayed? I read that most people either leave or get fired shortly after. Thoughts please.
Looks like GT has not yet been bitten by the layoff bug. For GT employees, any rumors of actual or looming layoffs (region, service line/sub-service line and roles/positions affected)? Does GT (cont.)
To those of you who were laid off- would you consider taking a job at a lower level? Do you think this is career suicide?
I’m an elementary school teacher with 6 years in the classroom. I am looking to move into cooperate learning and development to get out of the classroom. How can I market my skills for the adult learning environment?
I have a lump sum of money I’m looking to DCA over the next while (about 20% of my current portfolio). My portfolio is a mish mosh of stuff that’s got a lot of overlap and I’ve never given it much of a high level look like the below picture before. Thoughts on what ETF to invest the money into based on my current allocation? Any other general thoughts also welcome. Retirement accounts will continue to get maxed out. Thanks in advance!
How does everyone feel about the online SHRM learning for SHRM-CP and SHRM-SCP for Certification? Do you skip around? Do you follow the path? Where does one start?
Debating if I should go for a promotion that a bunch of people are saying I should go for. Just wondering if it’s a weird time to do it since the higher paid you are, the bigger the target you tend...
Accenture 🐠 what kind of sign-on bonus and RSUs do you get at the SM level in consulting/strategy?
I have a intro call coming up with a CXO. What can I ask them? I am considering applying to a role in his org, but at much junior level
Is the Herman Miller Aeron Chair worth it? What do /don’t you like about it ? I’m trying to find a comfortable ergonomic chair that goes high enough and will help reduce aches and pains
Requesting sign on bonus to be converted to base? Offer 165k + 40k sign on. Can I request it to be 205k base with 0 sign on?
You’re billing an agency at a day rate but they still make you track your hours for internal purposes. If you only work a few hours and you’re billing for a half day do you enter 4 hrs or only the 1-2 hrs you actually worked?
Is there any criteria to get JB at D USI? I had asked the HR but he said there's some internal criteria for that (which they can't disclose apparently) and I'm not eligible according to it. Any idea about this? Or if the HR has indeed played me, is there anyway I can raise/report this post my joining?
AP at Mck, and the path forward looking good. Currently have offer of senior director from a technology company (20% salary cut, but no travel). Wdyt?
Hi guys! I am looking for a job change. I have been working at Publicis (Global Delivery) as Trainee Analyst (biddable media), Currently WFH I would be thankful for any leads or referrals.
1-year MBA in lieu of working worth it? Context: MBA cost is $100k (Emory), current salary also 100k. Been at the SC level under a year.
Hi everyone, have a final informal interview in a couple weeks with someone I’d be working with routinely. Was told that it’s the final step but have also read on here that there’s a hiring committee interview. Is this for everyone, or should I expect to be done after this upcoming one?
Is your Christmas decor still up? I got rid of the holiday decor in my classroom to usher in a fresh start, but still clinging to the holiday joy at home!
Hi, planning for my in laws to get vaccinated with covid and flu shots in the US. They were already vaccinated for covid in India 6 months ago. They have international insurance and no US SSN. Can they get free shots? Both are over 60 and we live in Chicago area
Is there any firm I can go to and not deal with the corporate bullshit? i just want to produce good work and not deal the other inclusive, ethical responsibility, culture BS.
Has anyone ever asked for candid feedback after not making it further in the interview process, then receive it to find out it was essentially a fabrication/false? This has happened to me a few times now where I’ve read something like “candidate didn’t discuss solutions architecting experience,” and either that’s literally my job, I discussed it at length, or the interviewer made no point to even ask.
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