Nice way to tell your client and her marketing team that they all schedules too many meetings and your teams can't get their god damn work done.
Show of hands; who has been laid off because your agency lost a big client? Also, when you interviewed for your next job did you feel comfortable saying that? And do other agencies understand?
Declined a job offer with 18% raise a few weeks ago because I wasn’t ready to move companies. Starting to regret it but took a risk hoping I’ll love my next project. How will I know if I made the right decision?
A Partner reached out to me and mentioned I was staffed on a project. Two days and Career team still doesn’t reach out to me confirming my project. I’m busting my ass, before the Partner tells me that I would not be billable till we get the internal approval and I should charge my timesheet to offline work. This is my first job. Should this have happened? Can I do anything now? What can I do to manage this going forward?
Is there such a thing as a staffing agency or consultancy that helps strategy leaders/innovators find freelance work? Asking for a friend who is looking for a project or two.
As I announced to my client during dinner at an Italian restaurant, "me likie breadsticks, me likie breadsticks!"
Just got off a two hour workshop with a client and was too scared to say anything and speak up even though I probably had good points. How do you get over the fear of being wrong or sounding stupid? I feel like I let my team down.
*Sigh*. Another day, another account person who thinks that retained projects = free projects for the client (and that fee estimates don’t need to be approved/tracked internally). 🤯
Favorite pop punk hit from childhood that you blast through your earbuds while you brood silently about the client pissing you off
Opinions: I have self-harm scars on my arms from when I was a teenager, is it inappropriate/unprofessional to wear short sleeves and leave them exposed at the office or client site?
Do you let your manager know that you are working on multiple BD on top of your project work? Or it's just expected and you don't talk about it?
If you anonymize it, how in depth do you talk about a project you were on in an interview?
Looking for a strong AAE or AE level comms/pr/social person to join my client-side team. Tech company, ad industry, global team, and lots of opportunity to grow. In NYC, downtown. DM me!
Really don’t want to be part of this project. How do I have that conversation with my manager or coach?
Best shoes that balance style/function for winter at a client site? I'm looking at the next 2 months in Michigan and my Aldos ain't gonna cut it ya'll
Love it when the leadership realizes that the presentation was supposed to be unbranded 9 months into the project and 30 status reports later😳🔫
Recommend good books on project mgmt! There are far too much books on leadership (how to inspire and develop people), but not so much on how to manage projects (timeline, stakeholders, risks, etc.)
One of my employees is the only one in the firm who knows how to use a critical piece of outdated software. I overheard them speaking about accepting a job interview. Should I get them to train another employee?
Anyone work in Transaction Services FDD at a mid-tier firm (let’s say top 10)? what are the big differences between big 4 and mid tier FDD? Pros and cons?
Currently an SC2 Is it worth jumping ship for an analyst role at SpaceX with a salary decrease of about 10%?
Anyone who is on an H1B in consulting (strategy/ operations) tried visa transfer recently to Tech strategy roles? Wanted to understand if people have had a smooth sail or is there any reason to worry about timelines? Just can’t go on at McKinsey tbh. Thanks
My niece is getting in on the points game. Aside from TPG where should I send her to self educate? Any card recommendations? Her hubby is military so they won’t have to pay fees on most cards. Thanks!
Does anyone have any thoughts about a company terminating an employee within the HR team for testing positive for COVID 19 and further accusing the said employee of being the one that created the entire team to become infected by not answering the health screening questions accurately? The week prior to employee being tested the entire team was in the office sick. The company in question weeks prior wrote the employee up referencing sexual innuendo due to an accusation of a preferred name.
Has anyone ever applied to MBB multiple times before getting accepted? Or is the blacklisting thing real?
Which books would you recommend to a product counel for tech startup about strategy, management, and leadership?
What’s the company culture like at Coca-Cola? Do you see many people get laid off ? I’m thinking of applying for a software engineer position.
Does anyone have any tips for starting the conversation with people about promotion readiness? I know I need to proactively bring it up in conversations, but want advice on the best way to frame
Anyone here who started their consulting careers later in life? Always seeing posts about how young people make it to P... wondering about the other stories. I started as a C at 29 (yes, unfortunately, I fall into the bucket of exp hire hired at a lower level...), made M at 33. Doing well but also feeling like I’m already too old to aim to be a P. Hoping for some perspectives.
Help - If I get my H1 visa stamping (new) in India this Dec, can I go back in February 2018 or are there any conditions as per which I have to stay in the US for a certain period of time?
What is the stereotype of each Big 4 firm?
Job Opportunities in PDX? Anyone know people looking for new jobs in PDX? I am sourcing candidates in PR (Director) and integrated marketing (A/C Supervisor) and other roles. Would love any referrals! S.Towers at bolywelch dot com
Anybody want to see the movie 1917 tonight? Playing at the regal union square. Here’s the trailer https://youtu.be/YqNYrYUiMfg
Fishes, appreciate your inputs in understanding what the salary range for Rank 42 could be
I don't see many people on here from General Dynamics. What's the culture like? I went to a job fair to be cleared to a TS/SCI and they said the background check will take a little over a year lol.
Hey, it’s a holiday!
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