Will d usi hold internal technical interviews for (Solution Advisor - cyber infra) project allocation ? I'm a lateral hire and yet to be assigned with a project. Kindly enlighten me. Also how many days can one be on the bench usually?
Lots of us are skilled at delivery but most sales books seem to focus on the pitch and closing... What are your best resources for learning to develop and nurture strong, lasting client relationships?
As we discussed the Easter Bunny’s visit, I realized his back story is ready for innovation, and as a consultant, I’d really like to take that project on.
I love when an agency wins a pitch and their hardcore excitement about the victory doesn’t match up to the client name: HELL YEAH LINKEDIN!! WE JUST WON SNACKABLES!!!
The project I’m on at work right now is actually pretty interesting, but I’m feeling so burnt out and uninspired that everything I have to do feels like a drag. Wish I could feel excited to design. I miss that feeling.
I’ve been on PTO since Friday & won’t return until next week. It’s been scheduled for months & was on our project calendar. My OOO response is on. Since 5PM Fri, I’ve received 4 lengthy emails....
Just wanted to start off the day by saying - I work with almost only women on my project, and I love every single one of them. They are the most supportive, kind, brilliant, and encouraging individuals and I feel so blessed and lucky to be working with them. Who you have in your team seriously makes it or breaks it, and I appreciate that I can work with amazing top notch women like them. Really appreciating my fellow ladies out there!! 💕
Has anyone traveled to Cincinnati from SF? Any advice? This is my first travel project and trying to ask around for some advice..
Men of 🐠bowl: How do you dress for a more "tech" team? I'm in the office almost every day (non client site) and most people wear jeans/causal clothes. I want to look good but not too dressed up
We are here to guide clients: but this is not always the case when your client believes they are the target audience for their product. How do you convince them that they are not and trust the agency?
have you ever been told to “smile” at work? normally might have overlooked it but this have gotten really bad on this project and that was the cherry on top for me
Suggestions for handling a client organization that constantly shifts the direction & complains the agency never hits the mark, yet doesn’t recognize their changing direction is the biggest factor?
Anybody know of any sexy deck ;) examples I can find online? Working on a side project and my firm’s templates are hideous
Cut from a project, covid19 impact. If you need experience, pm, diverse industry, technical and business.
Freelance creatives: any CD ever (officially unofficially) ask you to reduce your hours by 15 bc the other freelance writer on the project billed for that much less over several weeks. Would you...
So how did my client opened the week you’re asking? By telling the entire team (mainly consultants) that when the company stock was bottoming a couple of weeks ago they were looking to get out
Years of client negotiations and I still can’t figure out how to get a three year old to eat her chicken nuggets.
So I’m a senior 1 and my staff 2 has a big head. He can pretty much get away with saying or doing anything bc he’s been on the client the longest and thinks he’s indispensable. How to handle
Hello 🐠, I have been on a project that I do not like, has absolutely obliterated my work life balance, and put me under a lot of stress. Not to say this doesn’t happen a lot in our job, but I have an opportunity to go back to an old client that I loved. My current project leadership knows the date I’m set to roll off, but have been hinting they won’t let me leave because I’m good at my job. I am so desperate to leave and have been advised by multiple colleagues to do so. What do I do??
Slalom 🐠 in organizational effectiveness...how happy are you with work life balance? the recruiter mentioned a “local model” ...how far do you drive to get to the client and what time do you leave?
Anyone switched from B4 audit to advisory (ex. management consulting, deal advisory)? How did you start networking / get the opportunity? Any advice?
I’m trying very hard to break into tech within marketing sector. Can anyone help and direct me to the right next steps? I started finishing up couple books about product, and applying to jobs for a year now
For those of you who switched to decaf, I found a really delicious Ethiopian decaf coffee https://www.gocupper.com/collections/all-coffee/products/decaf-ethiopia-guji I don’t think I’m gonna go back to caffeinated coffee even after I have the baby. Without caffeine in my body I sleep better now and have even better energy ✌️✌️✌️
Have a call on Friday with the CEO of an environmental entrepreneurship non-profit. It could lead to a professional opportunity and maybe even billable work I can refer to my firm down the line. I’m going in with an open mind but little concrete information on his entity and goals and ways I could get involved. What questions would you ask such a person?
I've an interview scheduled for this week with EY for the role of Consultant - Performance Improvement. For first round I was asked to submit a case study solution. I wanted to know how many rounds of interviews would be there and how the overall process would be like since this would be my first experience for consulting interview. Any suggestions would be highly appreciated 😊
All - joined a FAANG corporation a month ago. Had several opportunities on the table and left significant money to choose current role because it was aligned with the space I want to grow in. No regrets, but just found out my hiring manager is leaving the team for an internal transfer. There was a new guy coming into our team who will now backfill my managers role potentially. Organic guy, and has stellar rep, but the reason my manager is leaving is because the team goal is unachievable. Advice?
Mba consultant recommendations for essays? Mainly for sanity check on story and trimming fat since most of my rough drafts so far are over word limits Also any DIY tips on identifying/removing fluff?
Had a final round interview today where I believe 3/4 of them went really well. The call with the manager was okay - they didn’t seem as engaged. Will this hinder me?
How much all-in comp to expect in program manager role at Uber in Seattle? ~2 years work experience.
Best consulting terms that aren't actually a real word, used in a sentence. "We should robustify the project plan and executize our messaging."
Mindtree or KPMG global services for a longer-term stay? YOE - 7 Tech Stack - Cloud Data Engineer & Devops
When do we find out how much we get for Performance Based Bonus? And do we receive them in October or earlier?
Anyone have knowledge of Google’s Strategy and Planning Associate role? Would appreciate any thoughts on comp/experience etc
Quoting immigration instability in the US a good reason to renege on an accepted offer? Many factors out of my control in the US immigration system that I’d prefer to avoid if/while I can. Thoughts?
What happens if you don't pay your AMEX bill by the due date? I haven't been reimbursed for my expenses yet.
Happy Friday fishes! I landed my first product manager interview next week - coming from a non technical background. How to best prepare for it? Any resources you would recommend (aside from cracking the PM interview)? TIA!
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