Why shouldn’t same standards apply if you threaten to resign - irrespective of your race or gender or the type of research you do. Pretty sure I’d get fired if I used “threaten to resign” as my mode to get something
Anyone else a member of bsc? Finally got an email from them today but no answer on how they’re treating recurring charges while they’re closed and read article that ceo laid off every single employee
Massive layoffs at W2O Group today. 35 people. A bit surprising given that the agency reporter a 61% rise in income in 2020.
Quick vent: fiancé and I were going to put an offer in on an apartment we loved before all of this Covid stuff happened but changed that plan to rent to buy starting Aug to be safer. The sellers just told us they accepted someone else’s offer to buy. We, especially me, were in love with the apartment but we were too risk adverse to buy now bc if Covid and fiancé working at a startup that had layoffs in the beginning. Just sad bc we’ve been looking for two years and this was the perfect place.
I lateralled the very end of April and it's been a shit show. I hate it and feel physically sick today. I can't go back or go anywhere else, because I moved to a new state and have to take the bar exam in July. This is just a vent post, but I literally just want to curl up and do nothing, but I can't get fired because no one will hire me until I'm barred. Ugh.
Hi - Can i get feedback on Symantec(now called as nortonlifelock )? Is it good company to join? In reviews i am seeing frequent layoffs so little bit worried. Ppl working there are also saying that they are going to acquire avast. So it might cause a huge impact in norton it seems. I dont understand what kind of impact it will cause to existing employees if one company acquires another.
Thats the only offer i have.
I work in tax and with TCJA and CARES (extra work) and not enough resources (not hiring, people were still quitting, and layoffs). Also with blurred lines of work/home since covid, I’m at my computer from wake up to bed time, usually midnight. I have always had stress, but that has recently escalated to full blown anxiety. Do you guys think things will level out or will the firms try to keep taking advantage of everyone’s increased utilization?
What exactly is the "change in strategy" at Deloitte that people are using to explains the layoffs?
If you feel like you might get fired during busy season, is it better to submit your 2 weeks notice or just wait until you get fired. You're burning bridges either way.
Accepted a dream offer at a top tier agency after 4+ months of rejections after being laid off. I’m so excited about it, but so afraid to mention it truly publicly yet in case I somehow jinx it.
My firm employs a group of men for IT. I recently got an email from one of them saying I should be fired or kill myself. Equity partners know, but nothing has been done. Response?
Does you company discriminate against older workers?
I've heard that most of the layoffs during the pandemic were people over 50, particularly in IT
People who got laid off and was job searching, what the longest you are/were unemployed?
Which agencies are going through layoffs
PwC fired. Ouch.
Feeling incredibly overwhelmed with a particular project - keep missing deadlines, team dynamic and energy is low, etc. How do you typically approach these situations? Already had a come to Jesus meeting and raised the red flag with higher ups. What else?
Does every big four firm issue audit opinions before the testing is finished? Or is that just at EY? Trying to decide if it’s time to leave public or if this is specific to EY and our culture
Record high karte karte thak gaye honge....
Went to the movies twice this weekend, finished a 15 page paper, went to a BBQ with my girlfriends & hit the gym twice.. can I be this much of a human every weekend 🤔😀
What has Consulting actually taught you? Trying to understand what to get out of this job and career path.
Do Republicans hold any valid views or is their ideology just racist and bigoted to the core?
Does the party need to go much further left if they want to survive?
Hi all! What’s a decent hike in salary when switching companies? I have been offered one level title as well. Please advise me.
There’s an experienced manager (I am a SA up for promotion) on my file, but she is very hands off. So I go to the partner directly for some issues. The partner pulled the manager aside and mentione
Hiring a senior team at 180LA! Should be willing to move to LA in the near future if not local. DM me books!
Forgot to shave legs. Noticed at home, but at home, it looked ok. Now waiting for the train, I clearly see that it is super noticeable. Wearing a pencil skirt. Meeting within 30 minutes post arrival.
I have an office visit interview with KPMG for a FDD sr. role in Monday. I just wanted to see if anyone has advice or experienced this, it will be with directors/MD’s. Will It be very formal? Thanks
Best exits for consultants you’ve seen in DC?
32. My SO is far from the thought of marriage. He travels every week M-Th. Weekends are his only time to sleep longer, hike and bike. He needs a lot of me time. I want breakup. Advise?
I have read a lot about messiness and ADHD... my office is always a wreck but I know where everything is and I clean it occasionally because I know people can see it.... my house on the other hand is a permanent pigsty (which I regularly blame on being "a busy lawyer")... any one else? Also, any tips on how to stay clean and organized?
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