Every time I see a recruiter get laid off I become stronger, happier, and an angel gains their wings. May their resume and follow up emails be ghosted too
Real estate is hard enough, it gets worse when your partner tells you they wish they had your properties. For some reason it felt like a threat to get me fired.
My company laid off 10%-20% of the company today. I didn’t get cut, however I’m wondering if the writing is on the wall. We are pre IPO… but can’t IPO in this market. We just completed series whatever funding, and will run out within the next 6-8 mo. We also refinanced our debt last year because interest rates were so cheap. Would anyone buy us or are we going under? And if I should look for a new job, where? What security companies are good bets? Asking here since C-level mgt not forthcoming
So... Layoffs in Europe, eh? Well at least they're being honest about those, instead of the layoffs in the US they've covered up.
It’s frustrating to see wave, after wave, after wave of layoffs from rivian. Then seeing a “we are hiring” posts on linked in. As an investor, recruiter, and just a human…. Do better. Rivian
I’ve wanted to quit my job for some time not but not sure if I instead make myself get fired so I can take the $$$$ 🤐
Has anyone in IBM been on bench for more than 4 months here?
I have been on bench for almost 4 months now & have been getting automated mails asking me to get assigned to a project by searching one by myself, else necessary action might be taken.
And are there any chances of being straightaway fired based on these automated mails?
I would genuinely need an advise from someone who is aware of this kind of situation.
Thanks in advance
Any PwC fish willing to chat and hopefully refer me to a role? Was unfortunately laid off a week ago and would appreciate the help!
Do firms pay severance (3month) in lump sum? Or do you just keep the status of “being employed” and are paid normally, but don’t do any work?
Were employees laid off from BASES?
With all this crap with the ratings and the layoffs, I'm gonna start talking to recruiters tomorrow and activate my network. This is more trouble than it's worth. I work my ass off I don't deserve thi
Update: my petty boss that my team reported to HR has recently (and quietly) hired a new SMM. This is what he did before the laid off a different employee. 🙃
I’m so paranoid I’ll lose my job (layoffs, client will bitch about trivial thing) that I take on too much, have no boundaries and martyr myself… which means I probably will mess up and cause myself to get fired. Keeps me up at night.
I'm an EA at a small global consulting firm (<25 people) with 5 years of experience supporting C-Suite execs. 3 months ago, the CEO put me in charge of our marketing efforts, and yesterday, he fired our recruiting coordinator and asked me to take over her job. I'm asking him for a raise on Thursday. I want to be a team player but am feeling like my job is a catch-all now. How would you define my role and how should I approach this conversation?
I have received an offer from Deloitte for ‘Project Delivery Senior Anlyst’ position on some technology preferred provider program. It is hire in advance , that means I should get project ‘after joining’.
I have heard PDM is like contract worker, you can get laid off once project ends(just 2 weeks bench). How true is that/how risky it is to join PDM?(considering I am in US on H1B)
2 . How much time it takes to get first project?
I am confused because it’s really better salary than what I make.
Is it a terrible time to be looking at moving to biglaw m&a? I’ve got some interviews set up and am suddenly having layoff panic. Also any insights generally for these firms in Chicago?:
Gould & Ratner
Just got laid off! What personal documents should I grab from my work laptop? What else should I remember to do? Sorry mind is a bit of a blur.
To those being laid off or exited this/next week.
Be kind to yourself, and do take advantage of the Consulting Exit Opportunities bowl.
We are here to help and support each other during transition stages, no matter what the circumstance that got you there.
US Federal Reserve hikes interest rates by 0.75% (highest since 1994) which all but guarantees a recession starting next month. Winter is coming!
It already has come for tech, with so many layoffs and hiring freezes across the board in tech.
Can anybody recommend a good tax person or office? I have some real estate questions and need good counsel before moving forward. Thx!
After accepting EY offer do I need to send the screenshot for last working day mail and resignation mail to HR.
Is iqvia permanent work from home?
Good Morning All, I wanted to take a moment to post here, I am a meticulous executive assistant with a proven track record for success. Looking to diversify my industry experience. I am actively looking in Los Angeles, Dallas and in New York, willing to relocate for the right opportunity. Film, Television, PR and Music are all of my passions and my eye for optics are unparalleled. Any leads would be greatly appreciated.
After 4 years I want to leave law because of my adhd! I have been to 4 different firms and at each place I feel like I have been “found out”. At every place at least one attorney catches me about my attention to detail. I am so down on myself now. I can’t bring myself to care about small details that I know don’t actually matter. Sitting at a desk all day in word documents is the ultimate form of torture to me. My strengths are talking to people. I am super outgoing. Looking for a new career
Read and re- read the CAA and ‘Assam’ NRC requirements, and nothing in there seems to suggest anything against Indian Muslims. Can someone care to explain why?
So peeps, office opening up.
What's your plans on moving to Mumbai? Knowing apartment hunting can be a real bitch, some are planning to go back to hometown in the WFH week. i.e work at office at designated week and live in temporary accommodation, and then travel back.
Have any of you moved from software roles in product based companies to tech consulting, analytical, or non-tech roles?
Or, say, to roles in service based companies/Big4?
Wanted to understand thought process, pros and cons, and short/long term goals.
Resisting urge to reply to this one client email that ends with ‘happy thanksgiving’ with ‘you just asked me to deliver something that means working through it - do you really mean the HAPPY, Susan?’
Happy Bey Day 🐝🥳
I don't trust anyone who can listen to Rolling in the Deep (Adele) and not scroll to the beat. #thelittlethings
Not sure if this is okay to ask: anyone have experience refinancing a car loan? Having a difficult time getting a copy of the title from my current lender (so the new lender can pay it off) and I’m not sure if I have any other options.
Do you treat different sides of the family differently depending on the precedent they already set? For example, I always have give my nephews and niece a set amount of money or spent a certain amount on their gifts for Christmas and birthdays plus sent birthday cards on their birthdays. My BIL won’t send my daughter (who is also his goddaughter) a birthday card because he won’t and Venmos cash to us for Christmas and birthdays the past few times. I hate to follow suit with their eventual kids.
How do you deal with staff that don’t follow instruction? Wrote him an entire easy to understand instruction sheet, the guy comes back asking me to walk him through the instructions. I told him to read it first then ask me questions. Then he send me an invite and I basically had to babysit him, it’s like he can’t read or something. What should I do in this case ? Are staffs usually like this?
How important is it for you to have an assigned desk at your office when you're there 5x a week?
Has anyone taken the CAIA exam recently? Currently studying for lvl 1 but not too much commentary out there.
Additional Posts in Federal, Government, and Public Sector
Any companies hiring for servicenow/itsm background individuals? 3 yoe. Need to jump ship. Can't do Deloitte anymore. No clearance.
Hi all! I’m a former Accenture Federal employee with ~3.5 YOE in consulting looking to boomerang. Anyone willing to offer a referral? Pls DM!
I currently have 3 great offers for new roles, and when informed them, one of the companies asked to see the other 2 offer letters. Is this appropriate, and should I share them? Never been in this position before so not sure what to do. TIA.
TS/SCI software engineer with 10 years in cyber. No big firm experience. What title and salary at your firm? And do people actually write software?
I speak 2 languages besides English, and I would like to make use of it. Which positions / agencies I should look into for a position? Thanks!
I have a friend in university that is deciding between Grant Thornton and Booz Allen for an internship. He’s particularly interested in data analytics work. Which one would you 🐠 go with?
I did not realize for some trainings for compliance were not self-study, but live trainings. I worked at Deloitte and they were not live. I had two trainings due earlier this week and realized last week that only live trainings were available. I emailed KPMG and they assigned me the trainings take these live trainings. They emailed me that these overdue trainings will negatively impact KPMG. what are the potential consequences since I can’t even take them until June for one and one in September?
Exploring the idea of making a change to a new firm that better aligns with my career goals.
Advisory consultant with 5 YOE in federal acquisition and procurement (10 YOE career total). Experience with multiple federal agencies. Can do anything acquisition-related and most BD work. Currently on track to be promoted to entry level management position at current firm. Former military (4 years).
Please feel free to reach out if you feel I would be a good fit at your firm. Would love a referral
Hi 🐠 — looking for TS(SCI eligible) opportunities, ideally in the New York City area. Anybody know if there’s anything to be found? I’m a bit pessimistic, and expecting most cleared opportunities to be in DC (which I’m trying to leave) or military hubs. Any leads are greatly appreciated!
Any tips for someone interviewing at Booz as a business analyst? Also, how long does it take to receive the offer after the interview?