What do you think will be the impact of this rapid hiring for MBB? MBB is hiring so rapidly. When it cools down, do you think MBB will realize they over hired? Will it become harder for associates (post MBA) to get promoted? Will it become more competitive for Associates to get staffed on projects they want to be on? Will there just be too many consultants at the Firm and a mass layoff? McKinsey & Company Bain & Company Boston Consulting Group
Just got pulled off my main project and don't have any project scheduled yet.... Feel like I will be fired :(
Show of hands; who has been laid off because your agency lost a big client? Also, when you interviewed for your next job did you feel comfortable saying that? And do other agencies understand?
If I don't get fired before the Xmas party I'm safe right? Like they won't fire me after the Xmas party unless I do something else. I figure they would've fired me b4 the party if they were going to
After watching succession it lowkey felt like it was written about the Ford family. Around the time I was watching the show I met bill ford at some event I help organize at the train station being rebuilt. Thought I was on the come up. Couple months later I was laid-off/fired ahah. Wasn’t even a mid manager was just an entry level employee lololol.
Nothing today on the S& layoffs?
Somewhat of a recent hire - how hard is it to transfer into a different practice in consulting? Will I get fired for asking?
How are people "networking" now that we are wfh? I mean, you are barely even aware if people still work in the same company. Previously, you at least saw them every now and then at the office but now... They could have fired half the company and I wouldn't know
I’m so BEYOND burnt out. The client work in my industry has not slowed at all yet they laid off a bunch of people. This is worse than busy season 😡 but as they say “this will be a growth opportunity”
Would you tell your younger self to go into advertising? I’ve already experienced anxiety, sexual harassment from my male bosses, and a layoff...
Is getting laid off viewed as a negative to hiring managers, recruiters, etc? Just wondering if I should bring it up in my job search or avoid talking about it.
Hi! I was recently laid off due to COVID, so I’m looking for a new role. I have 3+ years of work experience (most recently at Deloitte), all in supply chain consulting, supporting digital transformations and conducting opportunity assessments. As I’m hoping to stay in this space, please let me know if you (or anyone you know) is hiring! Would appreciate a referral :)
How many Deloitte Workday consultants got laid off? In the Consulting bowl there appear to be a few, which surprised me. Workday tends to be strong. I even see Deloitte is hiring right now.
Exited to a new gig about 4 months ago and starting to get uneasy about layoffs. Seems like it’s starting to be discussed...so do I let it ride or start applying?
Small firm started WFH but mandates that entire firm (about 25 ppl) has to attend in-person docket in a room each week. County orders no more than 10+ ppl in a social gathering. Actionable if fired?
Hi All. Recently got laid off here in Chicago. Trying to network with other people from other firms. I was wondering if any consultants in Chicago would like to meet up sometime? Thank You.
Hello People! I am interested in knowing about the work culture and growth in CACTUS COMMUNICATION and PREMIER RESEARCH (Bangalore). It would be wonderful if anybody can throw some light on their experience with the organisations.
Which firms are delivering and prioritizing climate and sustainability client work (decarbonizing, sustainable supply chains, renewables, etc.)?
What’s the typical salary range for in-house copywriters? Is it significantly less than agencies? Thanks in advance! 🙏🏼
Not sure if I’m just venting or asking for advice. With the current situation with COVID19, I am no longer traveling every week for work. I’ve come to realize that my husband (CONT)
How many sick leaves does ACN have?
What is the typical base salary range for SAP Manager with 15+ years exp (logistics supply chain MM SD) and SM at EY and PWC. At Deloitte I have seen M from 135 to 180 and SM at 160 to 230.
I went through a pretty rigorous interview process for a marketing project manager but ultimately wasn't given job. Though most of the feedback was positive, the other candidate had more direct experience with the job responsibilities (digital assets, social media, etc.) My job/company dabbles in digital but it's primarily traditional media. How do I again the experience if I'm limited by the type of work we do?
Can we transfer life insurance portfolio to an another client/firm? I am currently with AXA and looking to get maximum yield/return. Any suggestions? Tips?
Is there any difference in salary between Deloitte and KPMG? Just curious. Thinking to move to KPMG
How is the culture at ZS. Getting a title below my current tile but 30% increase in base pay. Is it worth it?ZS Associates
Will pwc ever par up to EY paternity leave?
Considering moving and the two options are Chicago or NYC. Assume identical comp. Any thoughts on one versus the other? I’m leaning towards Chicago as of now — good blend of big city with decent COL.
Accounting bowl, kpmg just announced we’re finally getting 2 shutdowns, one at calendar YE and one around July 4th. They will do so by moving 5 PTO days into the holiday calendar. How would you feel?
Someone could talk about STEAM? activities and how to use this kind of learning in the classroom.
Gave my 2 weeks on Friday and project leadership asked me to write the proposal for our 2018 extension. First off- why? Im literally the worst person to do that at this point; Secondly- SO UNMOTIVATED
What's market salary for a BAH Senior Consultant w/ 7 yrs work exp., 1 yr at firm, in the federal space? The band seems so wide its been hard for me to gauge fair compensation
Does anyone have a standing desk mat they recommend? I have a large L desk that is convertable and looking for one thst is comfortable to stand on but could also have a chair role over it for when I'm sitting
Kind of regret going into accounting/audit lol. Was anyone else told “accounting can do finance but finance can’t do accounting.” I was under the impression that transitioning to finance would be easy, but all the exit ops I see are senior accountant, internal audit, accounting advisory, etc.
Anyone else really pack on the pounds during work from home? I really blew up - probably gained 40-45 pounds. I feel so bloated and sluggish all the time and none of my clothes fit anymore. I hope I’m not alone.
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