Is there a typical raise percentage at a year mark? He heard 3-5% from a friend but that seems high to me for a yearly raise. Friend works at a startup, it’s his first full year there and he doesn’t know how much to ask for. He also is also up for promotion around December / January
Just had my comp discussion. My monthly net raise and the payments on the car I want to buy are weirdly close. I think that's a sign.
I have been in the industry for ~ 20 years, career slowed down when I went part time to raise a family and care for aging parents and when I moved to Milwaukee, I took a demotion. I was part of Covid layoffs and have been applying for an Account Director role. When I looked on LinkedIn, the company has a lot of young people at VP level. How do I negotiate for that after the fact? What does VP mean at your company?
Ever been “leapfrogged” for promotion by someone more junior in your own team? Any advice on coping? Not confirmed/announced yet but I’ve heard it from an inside source. I’ve had nothing but positive feedback all year, they knew I wanted a promotion and had made the right noises about getting one when possible, and I didn’t think this colleague was performing significantly better so hurting pretty bad about it... Trying to keep it in perspective of “at least I still have a job” but this sucks. 🙃
What is a the average annual raise for a 3+ year associate who meets billing expectations and does adequate work? (Insurance defense litigation and coverage - large firm)
Has anyone left consulting for Sales or Business Development? I just finished my first year- I got great great feedback & raise- but I feel I could make more $ and improve happiness in Sales/BD.
Instead of a raise, has anyone negotiated for a one year contract of guaranteed job security? Is this even a thing?
Received feedback that I’m not enough of a hardass (google it) with colleagues and clients and that’s going to hinder a promotion. Can I get ahead in consulting being collaborative and approachable?
Offered a 22% bump to switch to a smaller firm in mid tier city. Lateral move (M to M) but high likely hood for promotion in the next cycle. Better WLB. Etc. Thoughts?
Is it normal to jump from AE to Account Manager in 1 year? If so, how does once convince their manager they deserve a promotion? Or if the move AE to SAE? (New to the industry)
Did any else see their Marriott nights randomly jump to 80? Went from 42 to 80 today and it just says “promotion”.
In NJ/NY what should pay expectation be for promotion to senior? Hearing below 70, if so may be time to jump to industry
Just got a 15% raise with my promo to SC, now a bit above 100k base salary. Happy with the large increase, but wondering if i am still peaving money on the table by not jumping ship? Have 4 YOE, primarily federal projects focusing on implementation, transformation, and tech work. Whats the general market landscape for someone in my shoes?
I had a WW coworker tell me that all she has to do it “wear short skirts and flirt a little” and male mngmt gives her what she wants. Friday, I got put up for promotion and she got put on a PIP.
If you work at an agency that is causing you mental health issues and is an over all bad environment currently, please raise your hand so I know not to apply there
Best time to exit to industry to ensure landing a Director role? Currently a M, on track for SM promotion next year. I want to spend more time with my family, not just physically, but also mentally.
Flight is boarding and the guy sitting behind me just started a conference call. Has told everyone 3 times he’ll jump off when he has to.
BCG 🐠, I had a final round interview Friday, and I haven’t heard anything yet. Should I assume it’s a no at this point? How long did it take for you to hear back?
Extension due for Jan 2019, immigration team reached out. Is premium filing safe? If extension gets rejected in premium filing, do I have to leave country immediately or can I still stay till Jan?
I’m usually pretty cynical about conveniently-timed award show grabs, but I actually really love this Burger King moldy print campaign. Kind of funny to see 3 creative agencies on the credits tho. http://bit.ly/39IBoE4
Scared of making a change. Feeling way too comfortable at a big (in size) agency, but with an offer from a way smaller shop — salary would be above average and better job title. Cont.
What kind of questions should you ask on an initial phone interview with team members you would be working under? How many is too much
Fishbowlers, im soon-to-be an H1B petitioner. I have been told that working for a reputable company helps with lottery, From your/someone else's experience , is this true?
How much do MBA consultants make? Why would someone who went to M7 choose to be an MBA consultant versus the other careers afforded?
Chicago attorneys: what is the base salary of a 3 year associate? What % of fee do they get on cases they bring in? Do they get paid any money on cases they’re working on but didn’t bring in? I know it varies, looking for info based on personal experience/knowledge.
Any recommendations on certifications similar to CFE, but focuses on systems or data to identify fraud?
Could anyone help me recommend an agency/company who would potentially hire me with a J1 visa? They wouldn’t need to have any input into the visa process at all, just need to give me an offer letter.
Hi all! Similar to a lot of people I’m considering moving to a small city with a lower cost of living for the next few months. I’m currently based in NYC and my salary reflects that. Any considerations I should keep in mind and be prepared for when I bring this up to leadership?
My boss keeps taking digs at my salary, bringing up how I’m paid highly. I don’t know his salary but I suspect we’re paid similarly which may upset him. Any advice on what to do?
Canadian working in the US on an L1 visa. Thinking about exiting...debating whether to come back to Canada or look in the US. But, I’ll need to get a visa again... are TNs still granted for managers etc? In consulting or in tech?
Does anyone teach with an autoimmune disease/medical condition? What are some of your best tips for taking care of yourself?
Any success stories of IUI with injectable medicines? I have experienced 8 fail IUIs with oral medication. Before I make the move to IVF ( not covered by insurance), want to see if IUI with injectable medicine can be another option.
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