People on here are talking about billable hours and utilization... are those things that are tracked on an individual basis? We do it as a firm aggregate and thought that was the norm, but seems to be that it might be tied to specific people at other firms?
Zillow as the exit opportunity? Product Manager role. Yay/Nay? Not considering $$ for now. Just based on culture and future growth prospects?
What is the timeline for promotion from Director to Senior Director at EYP (TSE or Value Creation)? Is it possible for a home grown Director to get promoted in 2-2.5 years? Have you seen any cases?
I knew i was underpaid, but didn’t realize just how much until my client offered a 60% pay bump...
What triggers layoffs at agencies besides Covid? Losing accounts? Pretty fresh in the industry but I see convos about people getting laid off & I feel like I wouldn’t see it coming if it were to happen.
Hope it’s ok to share this here — figured we all love dogs and might have some Alaska miles going stale 💜
My senior claims his wifi card is "broken" but he just didn't want to lead the Webex. I did it. Can I bill his rate?
Insight into Kirkland M&A (Chicago)? Heard they were allowing permanent WFH, anyone hear this? What are *real* hours requirements (I.e, what kind of hours are associates really pulling)? How are associates treated?
Considering leaving hectic agency to an in house creative team at a relatively unknown tech startup. I’ll get a significant raise and a better work environment but still on the fence. Thoughts?
Were you out at work or with your family first? Would also love to hear if it was your gender or your sexuality (or both) too.
What is the bonus you've seen for fresh out of college consultants, assuming average review (started Jan and would receive bonus in December) ?
Teachers leaving school on Friday’s and holiday breaks 😂😂😂 https://www.instagram.com/p/CTxwMgdDEzN/?utm_medium=share_sheet
https://hbr.org/2020/01/what-top-consulting-firms-gets-wrong-about-hiring thoughts? Article mentions case interviews as a poor predictor of performance.
COVID life has got me in some major frump. What cute clothes are you guys wearing? Looking to update a bit for spring. Still anticipating to be mostly at home though through summer if not longer.
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