Curious question fam - I'm 23 and earn ~70k. At what age will I get to six figures, if I'm not fired and move up at an average pace in consulting?
Anybody get laid off in NYC? Can't imagine losing my job and being forced to pay this ridiculous rent
Anyone been fired for majorly screwing up? Did they give you some time to find a new job or was it pretty immediate?
Got laid off in October, been looking for a full-time gig since. Any helpful feedback is appreciated: www.joshdweiss.com
After getting laid off 2 weeks ago, I fired off about 20 resumes to different places. I have not received any feedback at all. Any ideas how to get past the computer and in front of someone?
Former KPMG fish, when you got severance, was it lump sum or paid out like your normal paycheck?
Anyone remember the 2009 advertising documentary Lemonade, about all the agency ppl who were laid off - and how it freed them to find their real passion?
Which Big 4 has the least layoffs right now on the West Coast? If so, why? More clients, hired just enough, realistic goals, etc...?
What are the reasons partners get fired (besides sexual harassment and expense report fraud)? What keeps a partner from coasting and raking in the bucks?
My firm sent an email yesterday saying their tracking billable hours DAILY. It’s either they don’t think we’re working from home or about to have some layoffs 🤷🏼♀️
Thinking about advertising publicly on LinkedIn that I’m looking for a new job. What are the chances I would be fired?
hi 🐠family, I need your help. I was just laid off and I've never written a cover letter before. all the ones I can find online are very generic and I don't think will help me stand out. continued..
Got laid off - need legal advice on release agreement / severance document. Do y’all have any free legal resources or an org / law firm that I can contact to seek advice? Any help would be appreciated. Thank you!
Do you ever wish you get fired?
Once laid off by a specific employer, do people ever go back to work for that same employer? For example, all the people laid off from Deloitte, will they ever work for Deloitte again in the future? Assuming there were performance issues.
I have to give my notice today. How can I do graciously and respectfully? I’ve no hard feelings against the place, it’s just time for me to move on but I know I’ll leave them in a bind and I feel guilt over that. (I’ve also never left a job before, I’ve only been laid off. 😳)
Is 82.5K a good salary for new grad in nyc in industry? With everyone in strategy consulting and ib I feel like I am “behind”.
Is Harvard’s discrimination against Asians limited to their business school? For instance, do they do the same in medical school?
What does an instock manager do at Amazon? What skills do you need for this position? Appreciate your input.
I have 50 sick days a year. Been with the company a year and never used one. Today, after letting them know about covid symptoms. I used ONE. Im now being asked to show a positive test. I took a rapid one and it was negative but they said it could be false due to my symptoms and exposure to someone who is positive. I need a new job...
Any personal stories from people staying at a firm vs bouncing around and how the pay gap is for those who stay at firms longer?How long were you there?How large was pay gap to new peers in same role?
So I was in an interview/portfolio review yesterday and both of the creative directors said they loved my ideas and they could definitely see them being used in the real world. The only thing was ...
What do u guys wear for zoom video interviews? Can I just wear a collared shirt? Rather be in my solid Tee.
The only shortlists I care about right now are the ones finance is making. Congrats you are not being laid off and have moved to the final round of judging.
Hi! I am the new manager and despite the fact that I know nothing about this project, I’m convinced that if you would all just fill out this Excel tracker on SharePoint it will solve all of our problems￼
Tested positive for Covid-19. Can’t smell or taste much and some sore throat for few days but no other symptoms. How long does this usually last?
Is this reasonable or am I missing something? I started maxing my 401k from year 1 and I hope to have $5 million or more by the time I retire around 60. Wouldn’t it make sense to put all of my yearly $19,500 401k contribution to ROTH 401k instead of traditional 401k? My reasoning is that I would pay 35% tax now and my remaining 65% would grow tax-free in ROTH 401k…. versus traditional 401k where I deposit 100% but every distribution will be taxed 35% assuming I make a lot in retirement.
Any news on salary changes? I know it was mentioned in the town hall recently that we were all getting rescaled to meet market compensation.
Hey Fish! What’s the latest on Deloitte Manager Comp for Cyber? Southeast market (Florida) TIA!
If you get fired due to performance issues can you still file for unemployment? If so, will you get enough money for rent and food?
Have a senior consultant offer from a Big 4 and a product manager offer from a pharmacy retailer (cvs, walgreens etc), but both are similar roles in digital PM/strategy. Which offer would be best to take to help me eventually exit to the tech industry in a similar role?
Do you pass the rat race onto your child? Do you feel like you have to grind to get your child the best resources, schools, etc?
First year partner who has always been pretty straightforward with us says, based on what he’s seen, comp and bonuses will be, as good as, or better than ever during his tenure at the firm.
Thoughts on suit + no tie for interviews?
Just found out that my SO is going camping this weekend and I am SO EXCITED to have the house all to myself this weekend 😂. Covid has given us wayy too much forced time together 🙈
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