when I got laid off couple of months back, one of the leadership I worked closely with for couple of years said that my skills are not right for the xyz firm and that I should take it - contd
Looking at the way people are laid off, utilization is just one part of it. It's so hard to pin point what is (proper consultants let go from projects, etc..)
Asking to the Indian folks, for the ones laid off or having issues and having to go back home, how is the job market currently in India? Any of you tried looking around?
Anyone Global Services or can change my seats to economy plus? Taking my little brother to Hawaii after he's been laid off to refresh. We are both 6'4 so would appreciate the extra leg room coming from Dulles lol. Greatly appreciate the help!
Anyone know how to find our employment contracts on myKcurve? I want to see how much they will pay me when I'm fired
Honestly how hard is it to get fired in public accounting. I feel like i struggle sometimes and I can’t complete my tasks in a timely manner. Definitely can see my annoyances on my manager face.
KPMG announced no 2020 layoffs, but at this point, has any other firm provided this or a similar plan forward to protect employees during these times?
I heard Deloitte's Cloud business is not meeting goals, layoffs are expected and may already be under way
Been hell of a year so far. Sort of bittersweet. Lost my job a few months back. Laid off the first time. But my net worth is all time high. And not only that, this has been the fastest increase. 401k up 40% this year. Personal brokerage up 40%. And just refinanced at 2.5. Not sure whether to be sad or happy. Guess will go with happy for now.
Will I get fired?
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?
I must confess that I have been purposefully making mistakes in my work to get my partner to yell at me 😩 he started not catching my mistakes so I had to make them more egregious. I fear that my kink might end up getting me fired 🥲
What's severance at PDub? Like a month per year?
If you were laid off from your last job do you think it will affected your negotiation in your next job?
If you are laid off and cannot find a job doing your day job, what will you do? I am trying to prepare a plan b and c. My car is too old for Uber eats etc. curious your thoughts.
How much would you expect as all in compensation when exiting to corporate strategy after spending two years post MBA in consulting?
Risk/ IT Audit Opportunity at EY. DM me if your profile is a match and you are interested. JD as below: 1. Experience in System and Process Assurance, ITGC, ITAC, Third Party Assurance, SOC reviews 2. Knowledge of IT frameworks - ISO, NIST, COBIT is desired. 3. Pre and post implementation review of ERP like Oracle, SAP preferred 4. Candidates with certifications - CISA, ISO 27001 is preferred 5. Knowledge of DevOps and Cloud Security Assessments on Azure, AWS and Google cloud is preferred
EY - ladies, what to wear to the holiday party?!
I'm returning to work from maternity leave tmrw. Kids' bags are packed. My lunch, work bag & pump bag is packed. Coffee pot is programmed. Alarm is set. I still can't sleep! What's your AM/PM routine?
Carreer in strategic consulting: Bain or EY-Parthenon for an Associate Consultant starting a carreer in management consulting this year. In terms of progression, salary, types of projects and recognition
Looking for an awesome senior copywriter or ACD who would be interested in making the jump to CD at a good agency in NYC. It will be my first time as a CD so looking for someone with similar experience but with a desire to manage people and lead a team. DM me/your book if this sounds like you 😊
What is fastest way to improve both structured communication and thinking? Any helpful books or drills? It’s the one consistent feedback I get while casing , “to be more structured” I’m there for math ability , business logic , creativity.
Will Big 4 let you stay as SM if you don’t want to make partner but are still hitting SM targets? Once you take the promotion BS and partner-promotion-chasing out of the equation SM is quite fun!
PwC 🐟 - can anyone help me with this situation? I was contacted by a recruiter regarding a position I applied to a while back. He asked to setup an interview. I called him and he said that he no longer works at PwC. My application has been in review for over 30 days. I am not sure who I can talk with to setup an interview or next steps. Am I just kind of stuck? Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
Going to be in Barcelona from July 30-Aug 2 with my wife and son. I have Le Méridien Booked on points +700 EUR (for all three nights). Anyone stayed there before? Good/Bad? Also, I’m trying to...
I’ve secretly been loving the WFH situation and it’s been great spending more time with my kids and seeing them throughout the day. I’m really not looking forward to going back to the office when we reopen. Anyone else in the same boat? I’m going to be so sad.
Hello, I am looking for opening in Mumbai. I am serving my notice period. Current Company: Better.Com YOE- 2 Education: MBA from Symbiosis International University Current CTC: 600000 Already have an offer from one of the companies of CTC 800000 in Bangalore but I am looking for roles in Mumbai Any leads would be appreciated. Kindly help.
I’m a CPA in advisory (IT/Internal audit) but my real passion is personal finance. I’m getting the CFP but I want to know if there’s opportunity in the b4 to get that experience or do I have to quit?
Everyone says staying until one year manager is key to jumping to a great position outside of audit, however I would think there's a ton of value of jumping at senior, gaining corporate accounting experience, and then if you wanted to jump from there opportunities would also be present. Does anyone have experience with this situation?
I’m done with this contrived stress. I want to run off to Buenos Aires for a few months. I want to sit in a cafe, enjoy a nice cold Quilmes and people watch. I wonder how cheap travel will be to Buenos Aires after Covid. Their economy is f’d right now
We always talk about students being bullies, but do you know of any teachers that act like bullies in their classroom?
Can somebody refer me for ibm / accenture/ Amazon, FAANG, or any company who you think can offer 30 lpa on my 8 yoe. Current org- Infy Role skillset- Agile BA Serving notice and can join within 15 days. Drop your email id or message me or drop comment.
New father here. Love consulting and traveling but being away from my baby has been tough. How do others cope besides the obvious (FaceTime, pictures/videos, etc)?
Hollywood is flush with unions: WGA, DGA, SAG, etc. Why don't we have any in advertising?
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