Top performer laid off although staffed on project until end of July 2020. Going to be worst holidays ever. Thanks D!

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This week? That’s the worst tine of the year for them to do it. Not that anytime of the year is good for this but seriously, thanksgiving week? Sorry OP. Hope you find another one soon.

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Why would they lay you off when you’re staffed???? 🤔

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Its a numbers game

What’s your skill set? Are you on a visa?

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finance but was on supply chain project; international. Does that matter?

Don't disappear OP!!!

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May I know what practice? Are you a SM and is this a "up or out" scenario?

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What’s your skill set , experience and location OP ?

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Too many ppl on partner track? Keeping the top worker bees only? Sry to hear that OP

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That’s perplexing. What’s your level OP? And how do you determine that you are top performer?

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Wondering the same. Does Deloitte tell you where you rank or indirectly via your bonus?

OP is MIA

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Sorry OP. Did they give you severance through the new year?

4 weeks

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very sorry to hear that!

They laid you off this week before the holidays?

Hey same! It sucks but you will be okay

Pretty sure BCG is still hiring!

Well, OP, I hope it turns out to be your best holidays ever. Good luck to you!

Federal or commercial?

Sorry to hear that OP. What level/practice are you? Gps or commercial?

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