Does anyone else think the Delta variant will lead to shutdowns and layoffs again? I want to leave my job but fear being the first to get the chop if March 2020 repeats itself. Should I just jump ship already? If it helps, I’m not in travel PR.
Question with regards to layoff talks. Are those who are being let go on the bench or being released while on projects? I haven't heard of many ACN layoffs in the former situation...
How is the business going for all you consultants? Are your companies getting new projects? Any layoffs ?
Can someone explain the difference between being counseled out and being fired? With an emphasis on why counsel someone out but not fire them, and vice versa.
The apple update is such a public screwup. Somewhere a junior developer just got fired for it
Donald - You're fired!
What do the Partners on here think of how these layoffs are being handled? Very curious (P1, where are you???)
hey all, i’m 3 years into my career. some decent work produced, some awards (mostly student). after getting laid off last fall and many many applications and emails sent, I’ve decided to spend time and money on a creative PR stunt to get my dream agencies’ attention. I’ve decided I don’t want to settle any longer, and I’m ready to make the jump to the elite. so people that have made it to their dream agencies: when did it happen for you, what made it happen, and was it everything you hoped for?
Those that have been laid off recently are you speaking to an employment lawyer at all? What are the reasons to / not to?
I was laid off for the first time last wk and I feel completely empty. Does anyone have any advice? I've been talking with recruiters, trying to find connections, but it all feels hollow and hopeless.
Veteran 🐟. Were their heavy layoffs during the last recession? Scared for job security and that we are close to another recession
Almost afraid to ask after the heavy layoffs I read about last year, but any thoughts on Cadwalader NYC’s funds group?
What happens if you’re an associate and you’re fired for “performance” suddenly. You had a performance review the week before and their was no talk of this. How do you perceive this?
Asking the masses for your take for a family member: If you are presented a severance package, are they negotiable? Have you had success in submitting redlines or getting more $$? How many weeks p
I was recently laid off and need to talk to an attorney about my rights and severance. Does anyone know of a good attorney in the area? Thanks in advance for any help.
Anyone else ever think about switching to more general marketing and going to get an MBA?
I need referral at SAP. Can someone please help?
About to give my notice... company is having alternate week (wfh/office) arrangement. is it more appropriate to wait for a f2f convo or do it on zoom? (as an introvert doing it virtually feels more comfortable... but what do u think?) 🤨
How is Deloitte with PTO? If I need to take a Thursday/Friday off- do they let me fly back on a Wednesday instead?
Had an horrible experience at ORD, first the flight got delayed because of mechanical issues, then I was given a seat on another flight when I gave the premier line a call but when I reached the gate
Am currently working in strategy consulting, wondering what it’s like to interview for Strat positions in industry/tech firms? Are there cases? Am beginning to prep for exiting.
Advice on how to move from Big 4 to MBB?
would it look bad to go from UG to 1 yoe in industry to 6 months at tier 2 to starting at mbb? concerned it is too much job hoping that may be looked down upon in mba apps or PE recruiting
What agencies have flexible time off??
Opinion on PWC's Enterprise Support Services (ESS) practice? Just interviewed for the healthcare practice and am trying to understand culture and dynamic at the practice. Coming from EY
Hey all, what's the minimum requirements for IJP movements in Deloitte USI ? Also, is there any site in Dnet where I can see opening for IJP requirements for role and so on ?
Used to be in a quant group. We had an underperforming staff who we let go. He claimed to HR he was discriminated against bc he was an MBA. To which they responded: that's not a protected class.
Looking for a luxury 1bd apartment (stainless steel appliances, nice pool, etc.) for less than 1.5K. Is this realistic? I was looking at Gables Water Street & Crest at Las Colinas ( both are in Las Colinas area but also considering Uptown and Frisco). Any suggestions?
Does anybody knows someone who works in the pharmaceutical/medical sales field? My husband is currently looking for an opportunity to break into the field but haven’t gotten any interview yet (he has been applying for almost 2 weeks now). We are located in Virginia and he has a BS in Biology + B2B sales experience at a F500 company. Appreciate the help sisters!!
Looking to prep for and exit to Corp Dev out of Strategy Consulting. Any recommendations on how to get up to speed on valuation / modeling? Looking at the Wall Street Prep packages (premium or basic).
Business Tax Services at KPMG vs STS at PwC vs Quantitative Services at EY (Fixed assets, r&d, cost seg, etc). I am looking to make a move. I was wondering is there any growth within the quantitative services team? Is it a boring job? Which Big 4 has stronger Business Tax Services practice?
How do you collect data on writing goals/objectives? I struggle because it’s hard for me to judge how much the student did independently or whether they had help from a para, classroom teacher, peer editor, etc. I can’t be in every class every time they are working on writing!
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