I’m finding it harder to maintain work/life balance these days. I feel pressured to take on all work coming my way to prove my worth and reduce chances I’m laid off. This isn’t sustainable. Wwyd?
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.
Any tips for buying a house while freelancing? I was planning on buying a house this year, but got laid off. Digging the freelance life, but heard it makes getting a mortgage difficult.
How many days would I be able to stay If I Country if I quit (not fired) my job that I have a h1b for? Moving to Canada and need some time to close up shop here.
Is anyone else worried that this switch to remote teaching will result in teacher layoffs?
A small part of me wish I would get laid off and be forced into freelancing so I can make 💰 💰 💰
Laid off with 1 YOE. Do I include college Awards / Extracurriculars (have just one line to list each right now) ? How about SAT scores?
Has anyone in creative bought a house or apartment? I’m in NYC and trying to pull trigger but fear of job instability and layoffs is crippling me w indecision. Apts ain’t cheap
Laid off after Thanksgiving. 54. Not done yet. Plenty to offer. In Detroit but ready and able to move anywhere. AD/CD. Hangin in there. How bout you?
What’s the difference between lay off and getting fired? Neither because of misconduct or serious performance issues?
Lay-offs! Which firms are doing them? Accenture Strategy had big layoffs in 2016 but were doing well as of 2018. How about your respective firms?
Is Deloitte tax doing another round of layoffs?
Has there been in layoffs in Public sector? From what I can tell it has been all in commercial advisory...
Getting laid off at the end of August. Trying to figure out healthcare options for my family. Is cobra going to be better than anything on the NY exchange?
I'm getting rolled off a project that I was warned would be my last if I was rolled off. How different is the process of getting fired versus getting laid off?
Given the 🔥 hiring market, did the layoffs 9-12 months ago cost firms more to just hire a bunch of people back? Firms paid severance back then to just now pay on boarding plus signing bonus plus training plus staffing.
26F, born and raised in the Midwest, Indian American, Sunni, constantly counting days till my next vacation, non-Hijabi/dress modestly/don't drink/don't smoke/pray 5x (may be late on some)
Anyone working at, or familiar with, Wood, Smith, Henning, & Berman in NY willing to share any insight/info? TYI.
Any insight on DLA’s L&E department in NorCal?
Just met up with some friends in banking. Pretty sure they're making 2x what I am with 2 years of experience vs 5. Consulting is not that lucrative.
Can we talk about bonuses for a second and how f'n awesome its gonna be to make over $100k in a day? This year was rough. This makes it slightly better
my dad is 67, has 500k in an IRA and wants me to manage his investments. how would you allocate?
Do you guys see Canada as a place where you want to grow/develop your career? I feel like the economy is not deep enough in terms of opportunities/exposure (I could be wrong). What do you guys think?
Working today or not?
Anyone have any insight on Milbank Century City’s culture, facetime (pre-COVID) and general work environment?
What are your fave TV shows of late? My husband and I just binge watched Sharp Objects — so good!
How often do you guys see the “one-nights charge” cancellation policy enforced? I’ve had to modify/cancel several reservations last minute and have you too be hit with the fee
I’m considering a firm that will let me work remotely. However, based on my initial conversation with the recruiter, I would have to work in one of the states where they have offices (apparently for tax reasons). This isn’t necessarily a problem, since I’m currently in one of those states. But I’ve really been wanting to move back closer to family. Has anyone had success negotiating in this type of situation? Any tips appreciated!
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