How to ‘nudge’ a company into making a decision? Basically, my interview went very well, but the firm I’m interviewing with is still waiting for official go ahead from the client..., I’m supposed...
Lol to the partner saying “no pressure on coming back to the office” but mentions it in every single team meeting, talks about how great it is for the client to see us there and even offers free lunch and drinks 😂 I mean thank you but do you really want to risk your whole team being out sick?
What web meeting platform are you using for client meetings? I’m currently using GoTo, but considering switching over to Zoom. (Got rid of Fuze years ago, it was crap)
A junior creative takes a good idea that has just been presented to the client and is awaiting final approval and publishes it on all social networks as a personal project. You reaction?
Is it valid to expense dry cleaning if you are on a project that is a Thursday 2am arrival home flight, you are in the office Fridays before they open and out after close, and is a Sunday fly out?
Hello Fishes, How to find a Development project in TCS ? Soon I will be released from my current project. I have 3.8 YOE and want to change my Tech Stack. Thanks.
I’m on the most demanding project of my consulting 5 years in consulting right now and 8 months pregnant: 3 weeks left on the hellish project. Send me good juju or inspirational quotes or whatever plz
Folks whose h1 was picked in lottery, hav ur lawyers submitted documents to uscis. What documents they need frm client and frm u. What is last date to submit. Mine got picked but no word from lawyers
Can someone share responsibilities and day to day activities of Associate Principal (Project management) / project CEO?
Lady 🐠- serious question. I have a work crush on one of the directors at my current client. I don’t work with her directly but am always impressed with her during cross-functional meetings and would..
The lead on my project told me he wants me to speak up more and defend my opinion. I started to do that and now he gives me attitude when I don't agree with him and speak up. I never win 🤷♀️
This lady is talking about her clients so loud that the entire first class can hear about products, pricing strategy, and office/client politics ... unbelievable
Client asks us to design a poster for an IMAX movie that features how blockbuster movies are made. One of the key features in the movie is King Kong so we featured it prominently on the poster as well. Client asks seriously whether we need to be concerned about offending an African American audience. I shit you not! Arguably my most jaw dropping moment in this business.
Ad agency designer desperately looking for an out but I have a possible new job opportunity. Here is my dilemma: Pros.... more money, no crazy client demands, pitches or decks or even prospective clients that will go nowhere (in-house), better benefits Cons.... this is a big one - it’s healthcare I’ve been at agencies with a range of clients for the past few years. Career suicide taking an in-house healthcare job? Especially if role focuses more on growth & performance over design?
Looking for an agency experienced freelance project manager. 7-10+ yrs. has solid experience with working closely with creative teams, understands creative lingo like “where the F* is the brief?” And “what are the specs?” You must know Monday like nobodies business. It’s what we use. You must love keeping people on task, on schedule & have a “figure it out” attitude. Lastly you must have a great attitude even in stressful times. A team player to be in trenches with us. Message directly.
SOS @ladies I am traveling to the client for the first time in 2 years and have never had to travel within NYC before. I’m a heel person, seems like I am stuck wearing heels to the subway? Any tips tricks advice literally anything before I travel to client?
Helping my client source a “Customer Service rep"job that is within their marketing department. location is Norwalk CT though they may be open to some flex/remote location. They do events, conferences
Staying in "The Palace" in SF for the weekend, my toilet has a remote, and the client is paying for it. What a life
Anyone interested in a ~4 month engagement as an RFP Consultant in the DC area? FT Immediate need; mostly working remote is likely. Someone reached out to me, thought I’d share. Inbox me for details
How do you handle being asked to support “diversity recruiting” when you don’t actually recommend your firm to diverse talent? How do you manage the optics of saying no and potentially saying no repeatedly?
Would anyone take a 23% raise and fat signing bonus to go back in title with support for fast track promo? Moving between B4 firms
Looking for comp and benefit info on Cognizant. I will be interviewing for a director role . I have 2 questions. Is 200k-250k within range? How are the benefits in term of PTO (how many days), health, dental, and 401K match. TIA Cognizant
I love this company so much I'm not bringing my wallet to lolla just in case I lose my Amex
Looking to buy our first home. Any recommendations on banks that offer mortgages on H1B in NJ?
An intern who sits near me keeps loudly burping....... really wanna tell her to stop. Do I do it?
Is FRM or CFA a better certification?
I’m a CPA/FA and want to sit for the CFP exam. When I took the CPA I used CPAExcel and I loved it bc it broke down the material into “bite sized” lessons. Anything like that for CFP? Continued..
INSEAD candidate here, thinking about the exchange program with Wharton. Anyone here currently on campus? I'd love to know how much classes and activities are still being impacted by Covid.
I have so much mom guilt sending my baby to daycare. She’s 6 months old. The transition has been harder on me than her (she seems fine and happy, just isn’t sleeping well there yet) but I wonder if I should try and find a different solution. Part time nanny, part time daycare? We can’t afford a nanny full time. If I’m WFH and we have a nanny part time is it realistic that I’d see her during the day or am I kidding myself?
Anyone have any insight with the EY Dallas FAAS group? Have an interview with them next week.
Is this standard practice? When my partner and I present, our CDs don't look at or make eye contact with us when providing feedback on our work. Instead they'll only talk to senior creatives.
Can you make Partner on H1B?
What are the equity benefits of being at Pdubs?
Everyone talking about “re focusing on what matters”, or “putting things in perspective “... I’m a skeptical and believe after this COVID madness is gone, we will all go back to our old selfish self... I love the fact our carbon footprint is much lower now, but again, believe this will be short lived. What do you think?
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