Have a strong feeling the lead on my current project is about to be replaced. Laying low.
When your Midwestern client discovers the remnant henna on your hands from your friends wedding and thinks you have skin disease #cantmakethisup
Don't even care that I am going to be waking up at ungodly hours and that i'll be running a project for my least favorite client... because I'll be in Chicago baby!
When it's your second day on the project and you already get screamed at for trying to be helpful
Tips for declining but not really declining a project? Think I may have committed career suicide already...
Do you think I'll be able to use ubers and taxis as travel for all future client travel ? Don't want to get into it, but have some license issues and don't want to be driving.
Any recs for a new, easy bar drink to share with a client. Jack and cokes aren't too becoming anymore (I guess). Thoughts?
When your client sponsor was previously a consultant and thinks they can manage your team 🐢
Flying from my client site to Kentucky for the Taylor Swift concert. Nothing like getting ready for a concert at the airport...
When the VP of Technology leaves in the middle of your post merger integration project ✌🏽
When I’m on a project that I don’t have to travel for I can hear the miles and points I’m losing out on ticking away
My team of 10 is located in 2 countries and 5 cities. Oh and we never physically meet the client either they are in the 6th city. So much For being a collocated agile team. Sigh! #hownottodoagile
Our project's campus hires are starting to fight over ordering lunch, printing decks, and getting coffee. Soon the fist fights will begin.
My PM skipped out two days this week with the client-side group at "an offsite meeting". Tons of meetings had to be shuffled. I found out they went to a spa.
First project is international. #baptismbyfire
Don't you guys get frustrated when we get emails from leadership saying how well our project/firm is doing, but all we get as reward is their useless thank you email
Leaving my position @ Big 4. I want to list some of my engagements on my LI profile, and get some recs from clients who liked me. Thoughts on posting client names or refs?
Met my boyfriend at my previous client. Now he's working for Accenture too...now we crossed paths again at the same client/and same team. Anyone else meet their significant other at a client site?
Where is a new build???
Post for likes
Is it common to hear from recruiters from other big4/Accenture recruiters? I've only been working a year, but that's yet to happen to me
Consultants in the wild
Where's the money long term? Consulting or industry? Think 25-30 years down the line. I am 26.
I'm considering boomeranging back to my last Big4 firm. I didn't have the best reviews with my team there, I wouldn't list them as references, but have friends in other lines of service. (Continued)
You know you've become a hotel snob when your only request each week is a room with a walk-in shower. #itsthelittlethings
What is your actual travel schedule? I fly to east coast Friday afternoon and back to west coast Sunday afternoon. It's kind of killing me. Normal?
First time in 2 years traveling that romanticized image of a smokeshow flight attended actually serves my flight...resting bitch face syndrome and actual snobby bitch...well the thought was nice
Unmute. "Hahaha." Mute.
Season 3 of "The Fall" is on Netflix.
What is the process for switching offices?
one day in boston - what to do/where to eat?
What would you think of a coworker if you found out they had a 2.1 GPA? Because of it I have this imposter syndrome. And am scared of anyone I work with finding out.
If money were no object, what career would you pursue? (N/A, life of leisure is an acceptable answer as well)
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.