Old IIM friends being fired
At this point I know 3 old IIM friends who got fired and were apparently paid really high (as much as 50 fixed). One of them is from one of the MBBK.
Do you think high growth is not sustainable?
Saw a post in Consulting bowl that bench people in PS started getting fired. Anyone has any insider info? Post link:
If you give your project/manager 1-2 months notice that you’re leaving to go to school (as a courtesy) and the firm decides to cut the cord sooner and forces you out, do you get severance?
Everyone! I need your help! I was laid off due to a reduction in force certainty impacted by COVID-19! I am based in Atlanta, Georgia and I am currently seeking Business Analysts, Project Manager, Scrum Master, or Product Manager opportunities. Please, any help is appreciated. Thank you.
New here from 🇨🇦, and have an odd question about the health system here. I went to a Dr. for a fully covered standard appointment and swore I uploaded my insurance to their portal. I was laid off from my tech company a week later and lost benefits two weeks post that. THEN I get the full bill from the Dr. and they never billed my insurance or called for it if it was missing. Is this normal? The US system is crazy when it comes to billing! Never comes on time or correctly
Hey all, Happy Monday. Curious for feedback on how you've seen severance offers approached.
My prior companies have always been what I thought of as average: min of 2 weeks plus extra week for every year for ICs, min of 4 weeks plus extra week for every year for managers, etc. for Directors & beyond.
Current co refuses to offer more than 1-2 weeks, max. I had to go to bat recently for a 3 year + manager level only to get 3 weeks and my leadership team is NOT happy with me.
I recently started working remotely for an IT consulting firm based in LA and NYC (400 EE). I joined at 65K with 3.5years experience and 5k bonus. I currently live in MN.
When I first joined, we had a head of HR with a comp of 170K and HR manager 100K. We are all remote. Now the company fired the head of HR and asked my manger and I to revise our comp and submit to accounting.
What is the right salary to ask for? since I have a lot of things to take care of now.
I’m sorry if this sounds insensitive but does it look bad if one of my recommenders is laid off? I was about to ask for a rec but haven’t yet
Left my consulting job after 2.25 years in October 2019 for a venture backed startup. Laid off in March 2020. Joined a VC fund as an intern shorty after, but our fundraise (for our fund) got pushed back.
I was approached about helping grow a small executive recruitment firm focused on private technology companies. I’ll be chief of staff. The company takes $150k/placement + equity. The co expects to hit $1m in rev this year. They also invest in startups.
Should I do it? Is this pigeonholing?
Not to be insensitive to the folks who got canned recently but is there a firm out there that does layoffs in a humane way? Seems all layoffs in our industry and most other industries are in humane!
@MBB, y’all think layoffs hit your firms? Or will it be an increase in CTL? Maybe a hybrid of both?
How brutal has Accenture been during covid? I have an offer from the firm, but worried about all the layoffs I've been hearing about.
Now with the Deloitte layoffs announcement I feel my paranoia is reasonable. How do you manage work life balance when you want to keep your hours up for fear of losing your job? I have been asked to shift some of my work since I’m working too much apparently and others aren’t working enough, but that scares me. I am a February new hire, very nervous.
Laid off by my group and was given time to find a new gig. I found a new one and will be departing the firm in two weeks. The senior partner who hired me and for whom I’ve done majority of my work for is not speaking with me, ignoring my emails and requests for a call to inform him about next steps. My guess is they’re disappointed with me and feel like I’ve embarrassed them. How do I salvage this relationship? I’ve beaten myself up enough for my performance issues that led to this.
Hello y’all! I am back again for another round of LinkedIn endorsements. With the bad economy and layoffs, let’s all support each other with all the help we can get.
Please provide me with top 3 skills you’d like endorsed for and I will also do the same.
Would really like to know what's going wrong at PwC. Can someone please explain the root cause of unhappy employees, layoffs and steamroll culture?
Happy Sunday! I have officially been laid off from my position as a Marketing Strategist. During this time, I decided that I would be making the switch from the healthcare industry to the tech industry. I have worked in the social media and content production field for three years and in marketing strategy for four years. If anyone who works in fintech or tech is willing to give me a referral. I would appreciate it.
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