What constitutes a “notice period” when terminated? Wondering if eligible for severance. Not fired for any of the “causes”. Working in at-will state.
Does staying at a job too long make you less marketable? A CFO who worked at a company for over a decade and was fired because of cut backs was hired for temp work. An accounting manager of 6 years was hired for tech support. How does this happen?
How do I have the conversation with a Partner about writing a letter of rec for a PhD program? Will I put myself a risk of being laid off if I express interest in continuing my education?
When someone gets fired/laid off but they keep their previous title/agency on LinkedIn, does anyone ever tell them to change it?
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.
Do you negotiate severance if you’re laid off
Firm: Mass layoffs/no raises after a year long busy season. It’s just business. Workers: Leaves right before the next busy season starts. Also Firm:
What's the earliest in someone's tenure you've seen them fired from MBB and why? (Looking for validation that the feeling like I'm doing a sub-par job, but trying to be coachable, 7 months into my job doesn't equate to getting fired in the next 5-17 months...)
Given the current scenario, seems like getting laid off is a very real possibility. What is the severance package like at EY, PwC, Deloitte? Just curious
Are more massive layoffs coming? What industries (in-house/ecomm) are safest right now or during a recession?
Analysts who left in their 1st year either (voluntarily or laid off) where did you end up and how long did it take you? Consulting isn't for me and I'm obviously only eligible for entry level roles
Leaving the firm for grad school in a month. Trying to get a severance package but recently got a new career counselor. Do I tell her I'm going to grad school in a month? Or keep my mouth shut until I
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?
‘‘‘Tis the season for the layoffs
So many intern candidates leaning heavily on their sorority/fraternity experience even when they have had previous internships. Thoughts?
what if we find out this wfh thing is better than traveling and going to the office? THEN WHAT DO WE DO?
Accenture hiring Share your resume at email@example.com Experience band 2 to 12 years. Location Pan India (wfh)
Fun fact that consultants will appreciate: The weight of the Liberty Bell equals the number of billable hours in the year. 2,080 lbs. Can anyone else “wow” us with a fun fact?
What are your thoughts on jumping soon after promotion/comp increase? Does it automatically burn a bridge?
Hey folks, Has anyone transferred their H1B to another employer? How did it go, eg did you need to stop working / leave the country/ anything else? How long does it take? Anyone with a Green card in process - has it affected you in any way? Thanks!
Real talk 1: if you’re in a long term relationship, the spark may run out (from time to time or for longer stretches). An entirely valid expression of love is expressing the choice to stay with somebody, day after day
Hi Atlanta bowl, I’m an NYC creative & SCAD grad looking to move back home (to Atlanta) - what are your thoughts in the creative (Corp & agency) scene in ATL? Any words of advice?
My district is looking for suggestions on ways to modify our special ed program. Ours is making life hard for our general ed classrooms. Does your district have a model you would suggest?
Any thoughts on KPMG’s Advisory practice? TIA.
Looking to spend ~5k on something a little more casual for daily wear. Have been thinking about Panerai Luminor, IWC Spitfire, or Cartier Santos (mostly due to the strap swap). Any other options you can think of? Which of the 3 would you pick and why?
Play stupid games win stupid prizes https://www.self.com/story/indoor-fitness-classes-covid-19-outbreaks
@Accenture sharks: I am currently in the process of interviewing for a Consultant role in Finance Transformation in NYC. What should I negotiate for in terms of salary? Any other advice on the interview process? Honestly, from how much I make right now, it feels wrong to negotiate up to an increase of more than double.
Once the dust settles post COVID what do you think the hybrid model will look like for most companies with number of days in office vs remote each week?
What tips or tricks do you have to keep your dog stimulated during the day? My dog sleeps a lot but at night time goes crazy. He seems bored while I work!
Anyone know what a bridge loan is in real estate? We want to move into a new house with a bridge loan and then sell our current home in peace. New home - $1m +. Current home - $650k (($190k equity, as we owe $460k). Not a lot of cash reserves. Don’t have even 10% to put down and really need the funds from the current house. TIA!
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