Heard S& has laid off +30 people in the Middle East. How are other firms doing in the region?
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?
Any H1b had a leased car and had to leave country due to Visa rejection or layoff? How did you manage the lease termination? Did you pay the remaining lease with penalty or did the dealer do any concessions?
Was lucky to get a job shortly after being laid off. Work’s not hard but feeling burned out cause of bad process, meaningless jobs on top of the pointlessness of everything happening. How you coping?
My agency will not fire a notoriously lazy and indecisive woman ECD through multiple rounds of layoffs because of the optics
Anyone else having crazy layoffs this week? 😞
HELP! Recently promoted M1, and a very low-performing staff is threatening to go to HR with harassment allegations as a means to protect herself from getting fired. Suggestions?
What were some of the worst expense offenses you’ve seen/heard of? Just found out that a teammate got fired today due to severe expense policy violation. I can’t even imagine what could’ve been so bad
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?
Just got told by managers that my performance hasn't met their expectations. High performer last year. Am I getting fired?
It is very difficult to do my job and think creatively when I’m living each day in constant fear of being laid off. I’m grateful to have a job, but damn, sometimes I feel like I’m coming apart at the seams. Happy Saturday, everyone.
I was laid off in April when there was just email and phones. Cut to five months later and I’m working again. Yay. But suddenly it’s all Zoom, Slack, Teams, Slides, Sheets. Email is dead. And phones are only for Zoom, Slack, Teams, Slides and Sheets. It feels like I woke up from a coma in a shitty version of the future and everyone else is fine with it. How did anyone adjust to this?
I’ve been laid off for 6 months+ looking for senior account management roles in NYC. My background is in digital content strategy, performance marketing, and ecommerce.
If you're laid off, do they ask you to resign? If so, can you refuse and ask them to fire you instead?
When your previous mid-sized agency posts a blackout picture and message renouncing racism... but while you worked there they spontaneously fired the ONLY Black person employed there due to sudden “performance issues”. The bandwagon is packed to full capacity today. 💅
How much does reapplying to a school you didn’t get into better your chances the second year…this being a hail Mary year for me, wanted to know if it shows growth/dedication should a promotion happen for me in the interim (HBS primarily)
Managers & above 🐠: what is the most common type of negotiation you participate in for your role? (SOWs, request for more resources or extended timeline, etc?) For context, need an example of a...
Mercury is wonderful. I tried to do my expense and time sheet today. It shows me no authorization. Best control !!!!
Hi! Any advice on salary negotiation (in general + common/non common tactics) and asking for a sign on bonus?
Everyone hired for PwC or Deloitte or any consulting firm are hired for a specific requirement and they were interviewed properly and got hired. Why should USCIS deny their petition?
Thoughts on calling out companies pursuing CSR activities while causing harm in their core operations like maybe Goldman with its 10,000 Women initiative?
Looking into leveraging my corporate Amex Green Card to get an extra $150 statement credit on a new Platinum Amex card for personal use. Any downside of using this offer? Also any thoughts on having the platinum card and keeping my existing chase sapphire reserve?
I love when my job double books me on projects without my agreement and disregarding my PTO. That’s why we have the number 1 talent experience!
Hi everyone, I have 5 YOE and skill set of ETL, Oracle fusion cloud, Pl/SQL and BI tools including Sap BODS, OBIEE and BI Publisher. I am currently sitting at a package of approximately 6 LPA and I will start looking for interviews. Can you please suggest what are the market standards for my level at present, how much should I ask and settle for ?
Best SPG property to stay in London?
hey ladies...saw a similar post thought i would ask too. looking for hair stylist in chicago. thats really into hair care whether its natural or relaxed. extra points if their schedule is online for booking!
Just started a new job where I’m being trained by two people 1 promotion / 1-2 years of experience above me - both men. I certainly have a lot to learn in this role, but they don’t seem to...
How much do you value pay vs. experience? Been with the firm for a few years now and severely underpaid, but working on interesting projects and good people. Can probably get a 50% raise if I jump.
Key West vs Miami for a baby moon in December / January? Any Marriott recommendations for a low key getaway in either location?
Staff sent out paper AR confirms and got them back. Manager saw them and asked why their wasn't fold marks. Turns out staff forged signatures cause he didn't send them. Partner came out and fired him!
What is PWC manager salary for 10 years experience in advisory in nyc? Also what is typical bonus? Any help is appreciated. Thanks.
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.