🗣 Quasi-official NA Townhall Reactions Thread!
So what happens to current Ms at the new tiering levels? Especially if they were gunning for a D promotion in the next 1-2 cycles? Do they jump up to SM2? Or just have an extra 2-2.5 years added to …
Hi SKP 🐠 , welcome to the Simon-Kucher bowl! Our bowl is still relatively small so encourage y’all to let your SKP buddies know about it. Would be great to have this as a safe space to share thoughts…
Thoughts on Town Hall announcements?
Given the rumored bump in January, how do you all feel about our compensation compared to peers generally speaking?
Does the Atlanta Office/Team do a fair amount of P&MA Life Sciences work? Or is that kind of P&MA work done exclusively in the San Fran and Boston/NY offices?
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.
Are we only allowed to purchase economy tickets for international travel (i.e. World Meetings)? Joined from another firm last year where we were eligible for First Class and not sure about travel poli…
Anyone know what is typically needed for the Director promotion? How different is the role from Manager? Are the exits at Director level very different from Manager?
Hi 🐠 can you say when the performance year starts and ends and when bonuses are paid? Have an interview coming up. Manager level.
Is your office open yet or having in person events? R3 here and it’s been a year and a month since I saw the office. (But there’s light at the end of the tunnel)
Day 1 at SKP 🙌🏼
Hi all! About to pull the trigger and join SKP. Really excited about the team and the projects- everyone seems super down to earth and relatable. I think pricing is fascinating, and I’ll be looking a…
Happy week of Thanksgiving to our US teams. Just wondering are folks traveling or staying put?
R3 has been divided into GOT houses for a series of intramural activities. Props to the management team for creativity.
For folks in R3, what do you think about the newly announced morale and team cohesion initiatives? For folks in other divisions, do you have a similar initiatives to boost morale and how have they bee…
Upcoming interview with SKP. Not very familiar with the firm. Any thoughts on WLB, travel requirements, career progression in US? Overall, how do you all like working at this firm?
If we were to create an SKP bingo, what should be on the blocks? Ideas include “had a bit too much during WM”, “used WTP in daily conversation”, etc.
US team ending reduced work hours this month! 🎉
Any standing desk recommendations? Trying to make use of the home office supply credit from the firm.
Ideas for team bonding activity in COVID? We just wrapped up a project and usually we’d go out for a dinner together but that’s not happening under COVID. What has worked for your team?
How do you folks feel the recent review period compared to previous (e.g. were there changes because of COVID)? Some folks that I talked with received somewhat surprising evals given their perceived p…
How do you guys feel about the Corona response of the company? I have to say I‘m no fan of being told by partners how it’s fair that I am losing 25% of my salary while working 100% with full revenue.
Any SKP consultant 🐠 have ideas on how best to continue career development and increasing individual value to the firm while the SIP order is still on? Been taking virtual training courses.
How many folks are actively using AHealthyMe from the company insurance? West coast offices are very into it and haven intense steps competitions.
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