Serious/stupid question from a creative who doesn't touch numbers: How does billing work for clients? Do all our timesheets and billable hours add up to line items that we bill for?
Sometimes it's just business as usual and frankly sometimes that a great thing. On the other hand I want to grow and especially make some $ but never want to live to work either. A real cache 22.
Pharma parody. Again and again. How lazy are we?? https://lbbonline.com/news/subaru-parodies-pharma-ads-in-funny-impreza-campaign/
Feel bad for those people who lost their jobs. Arnold has been losing a lot of business lately. https://adage.com/article/agency-news/arnold-worldwide-lays-5-percent-staff-boston/2226881
So. I had a manager ask me for one of my prescribed ADHD pills this morning... I gave it to him, because I was a bit taken aback by the request, but I felt weird about it. Let it pass?
Ladies -- how much do you spend a year on clothes?? Just interested to compare with other mid to late twenty year old professional women...
Currently dealing with a department lead who is ultra defensive and straight up refuses to do work or at least delegate to someone who will. Never in my life have I meet someone so hostile and rude.
Does anyone know what the Twitter DM threats to I believe a female strategist were about? Seen a ton of tweets about it but have no context.
I hate working with my AD partner. I do all the concepting, presenting, sometimes even mocking up. Feels like I'm a one man show while he's just there. Any advice on how to ask to switch partners?
Earlier this week I was exposed to the inconsiderate, disgusting vision of a grown man curling one out in our toilets. He'd forgotten to lock the door and I walked in. Who do I contact in HR?
Advice for not getting frustrated when your boss expects you to be an expert on something outside of your specialty?
Anyone need a remote freelance ACD or CD cw over the holiday break? Lots of new biz experience and I've worked on tons of diff brands in general. email@example.com
FB friends - need some advise - I have a home loan in India but live in the US. Can I get the loan refinanced from a US bank or credit union? Interest rate is 12% in India..
Does anyone has experience going from big 4 audit to alvarez and marsal? How’s A&M’s reputation? What’s the exit opportunities?
Is there a waiting period before applying to BCG again? I applied and got rejected in Feb, wondering if I’m cleared to apply again in July.
Woke up at 2am hearing multiple "shots" fired. Saw suspicious guy bike away. Held off calling the cops. Heard "shots" again. Almost dialed 911, then I saw fireworks. Early July 4th or elaborate cover?
Does leaving consulting for a competitive industry Strategy role increase chances of acceptance at Top 5 MBA? Wondering because I feel like adcoms see too many apps from consultants.
I’m currently a consultant looking to join a growth equity fund. Does anyone know of interesting growth equity funds hiring in NYC? Also, can anyone provide insight into WLB at these funds?
Wanting to go on a trip to Europe (Paris, Athens, Santorini, Mykonos). Anyone used a travel agent? Or planned the trip themselves? Any info would help. Not sure where to start planning.
People that travel 80% or more: would you like to see consulting firms move to a new model of partial WFH post-COVID - one week on-site (at client or office), and one week off (WFH)? Why or why not?
Creating a vacation block on Google Cal and type "OOO" into where and "Ooo La La Brides and Prom Queens in Stewardson, IL" comes up 🙄🤗😎 not the same as Morocco 🇲🇦 but I'll take it
Oh its kicking in, that holiday anxiety and depression 😂. Feeling like shit, bout to go out tonight and get drunk or something. Hows everyone doing?
What's a reasonable amount of vacation time to take off each year? Feeling guilty when I use my time, and also feel the expectation is to be checking in.
My spouse and I are on H1b. Assuming that our firms agree for a one year leave and hire us back., Can one of us go to h4 and then back on to h1. what is the process?