Anyone else looking for a new role right now? What are prospects looking like?
I was laid off due to recession with 10+ years experience, 3 consulting 8 legal (governance) all financial services out of NY. feeling really uncomfortable now and could use some kind words, direction and reality check. Is anyone hiring right now? How possible to get a role? What companies should I target or completely ignore considering COVID hiring freezes and recession? Thanks for your help!
Where are the layoffs? I heard Mullen in Boston 100 people, Anomaly big numbers, McGarrah Jessee in Austin 10% of all staff, Giant Spoon, where else hit hard?
Anyone hiring for an entry level data analyst position? Just got laid off my job. I have 1.5 YOE and my experience has been in QA but have some SQL and Python knowledge. I do not have working experience with those skill set but would like to go toward that route. Any help would be appreciated! Thanks!
In NYC, how long do you have to be employed full-time to qualify for unemployment benefits?
Recently went FT after being freelance for awhile and probably getting laid off this week 😔
For all fired this year, do you put on your background check (for a job offer) that you were discharged? Heard EY doesnt share if you were fired or resigned, so am wondering what others are putting...
So if I haven't had a CRT talk yet and nothing scheduled, where can I check to make sure I'm not fired (ePayroll after July 1st? Or...)..
I am probably going to get laid off again for the 3rd time in 3 years. In 2 is the 3 cases i knew i was taking the job in haste out of fear/desperation. What is the job market like now?
I don't like this job and didn't like it from the beginning. I was just hoping to stick it out for a year
Need some thoughts. (Shows analyst on FB, but I've since been promoted). Basically I have had all amazing reviews since at my firm. Currently on a project where I am feeling super burnt out and as a result im not taking initiative and therefore performing poorly. I believe my next review will be quite poor. Does anyone have any advice on managing this / perspectives I should have? I am pretty worried that I will get fired and if that happens idek what I would do.
If you get laid off as green card holder, do you have to go back to your home country? Can I take contract jobs while searching for full time?
PPD on my project acknowledging the PDM people on this TSA project are staff augmentation ppl who will be laid off when project is over. Said having them allows us to (contd)
Deloitte had an impact on me and several colleagues that they laid off #impactday #impactwhatmatters
I was laid off today: advertising is a scourge on humanity - nobody wants to be advertised to. You are sick if you believe othweirse. Fuck you if you disagree.
Is Accenture pushing out start dates? I am supposed to join in a couple of weeks. Haven’t heard about it from the recruiter but seeing news about layoffs.
Just got the layoff email. Details inside.
When leaving as an audit manager, if you’re going to a competitor and they ask you to leave the day you give notice, do they always pay you out the 2 weeks or are you technically fired?
Does the 60 day H1B grace period start the day of lay-off or after the end of severance pay? Let’s say you have 2 months of severance paid as regular payroll.
Can we talk about the failure that is vision 2020? I dunno about yalls office , but here in the south. We've had employees laid off , list multiple clients , and are now trying to pass stuff to India
Why the hell did I️ just wake up to 102 emails, who started this, someone should be fired.
Any of my fellow socially anxious introverts have any advice on how to git gud at networking in an extrovert’s world?
Recently laid off and running the gauntlet again.
My nanny was been with me for a couple of weeks, and it is just NOT working out - I doubt she has any idea, but I know for certain I do not want to keep her employed any longer than I have to.
How much notice/severance is appropriate here?
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Tips for where to stay in Belize for dive trip?
The Pharma Consulting space seems to be divided between strategy houses (MBB), Big4s and iqvia/ZS - or are there any successful boutiques at all?
Hi Fishes, Posting on behalf of a friend. He is struck with on deciding which company to join between Brillio & EY India. Brillio - 15LPA EY - 16LPA + 0-20% variable Any inputs on WLB, work culture in either company will be very much thankful Since variable is mentioned as 0-20 at EY would it be constant or vary each month?EY Brillio
For all the introverts out there:
I have worked at a company since January that pay is about $21/hour. A recruiting agency recently contacted me via LinkedIn about a job with pay starting at $60k. That’s almost a $17k a year difference! The recruiter got me an interview, but I feel bad. I feel like it looks bad too. I’m jumping ships for the money… but it is a BIG difference. I know I shouldn’t get ahead of myself because it’s just an interview. But I wouldn’t know what to say if they asked why I am leaving.
Hi Fishbowlers!! I have an interview for a Manager of Contingency workforce position. It’s always been a component of my role- but this is for a much larger organization that can support an entire FTE to this role. It’s for a hospital system. Is anyone else in a role like this or have any tips on global initiatives or strategies used to help drive costs down?
Anyone ever work on a profitability assessment / improvement? Starting a project to optimize shipping margin based off 8 parameters. Never done something like this before, but first thought (cont.)
It’s been a month after completing HR round and submission of the documents but still not offer release by BNP Paribas , is it common or there is something to worry about?
Is a webmba a good option to just achieve the mba? The program I am looking at gives you a cohort that you will have the entire program. Online is the easier route for me (wife and kid, wfh, and far from campus)
It’s affordable and I believe that just having the MBA will help me in the future, I’m just trying to gauge what people think. None of the biased “it’s all about the networking” stuff. Just want to know how it’s viewed on a resume and you aren’t looking at a career change on completion
I considering to switch my job in counsulting firm only, can someone suggest some good consultancy resume.
Does anyone here follow the Financial Samurai blog? Is so, what do folks think about his numbers for "average net worth of the above average couple"? And how does that jive with the FIRE principles/mindset?
Does anybody know of a successful story of someone with an accounting/finance background that was able to move abroad as a digital nomad?
If the WH thinks Fauci is doing a bad job, why not just fire him? Instead of leaking their dissatisfaction with him. Seems cowardly.
Currently investigating a manager for a company that suspects he’s leaving for a competitor. Looks like he plans to wait to give two weeks notice until after he’s already accepted that position and try to scam both. We got IRS involved and and they’re monitoring his FB account. Should be fun
Publicis NY, anyone hear that we’re closed? I saw an email yesterday about using our best judgment blah blah...but official closure?
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Serious question: Will (non-public) accounting jobs be automated within the next 20-30 years?
What is the base salary for experience associate 3 for PwC CMAAS in NYC? How about senior 1?
If I am currently a Tax Senior (SALT specialization), how can I transition into consulting? Are there certain qualifications that would help me be more appealing?
My manager asked me to hide the other first year's sandwich while he was out dropping off my seniors dry cleaning. Is this normal?
I'm new here and I’m doing my best to give this job 100% but I’ve had two panic attacks in the last 24 hours. How did you get through your first busy season?
To-do list today: 1) meet new client ✔️ 2) start audit of said new client ✔️ 3) scrape side mirror off of my car and dent the driver door while in the parking garage ✔️ F$#@!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
After 3 months of having to use mobile Skype instead of desktop I can say the only good thing about it is I can ignore messages and people will just think it didn’t go through. Otherwise it’s garbage.
What benefit do I get for having a high utilization throughout the year? It seems as long as you meet the goal, you are done
Any insight into the Aperio group for Investment Operations associate at BlackRock ? Have an interview and background is in audit and real estate fund accounting. Good comp, WLB, etc?
Has 2 b4 firms tell me 175k for experienced audit manager was too high for them in HCOL city. Is this true? They seemed genuinely interested but eventually told me they couldn’t offer that much
Im a first year audit staff at a smaller firm and have quickly realized that I want more (big4) what would be the right time to start applying to big 4? (asap, after 1 year; after 2 yrs?)
The only thing holding me back from signing up for Tinder is running into people from my office that is on it as well.....is there a filter for that?! #awkward
How are the hours for risk advisory/consulting teams in big4? Is it worth going into from midsize/smaller firm?
Almost done with CPA. Has anyone here gone onto finish the CFA? How did the exams compare in difficulty? Was it worth getting both?
I'm a lawyer. Does opening a law firm and forming LLCs corporations and drafting operating agreements, writing wills, drafting leases, dealing with evictions violate my employment agreement?
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