Another night of tossing and turning thinking about client deliverables. This can’t be my life right now. I dread every morning I have to log in. Some days I just want to say screw it and quit other days I’m like stick it out, it’ll get better. Guess I’ve drank the Big 4 koolaid 😂😂 to actually believe it will get better.
Hi Everyone , I just want to take your help guys , Currently I am in a project where I don't like to work for a single second ..I hate my manager ,my work and the people around there . I tried asking for project release but neither HR is interested to look into nor my manager .. I really want to get out of the project , I have started looking outside but also during this time I don't want to be there .. Kindly suggest me how to get out of this situation guys ? I am really frustrated .
Any one working in epam systems - shell project? Big data profile.. please share your reviews
So.. there is ONE female Partner within my vertical that has kids. Any Principals or Partners with young kids? How do you manage to excel at work and still be present at home for your kids? But more than that did you have to over compensate at work to “prove” yourself after kids?? I need to know the secret sauce to succeeding in this@job while keeping my sanity and some@sort of balance! (SO also in a demanding job but has flexible hours)
How are the hours in CMAAS? Understand it’s heavily project dependent, but what would you say the yearly average is?
Hi, my name is Brian Specht, and I'm a Client Partner / Director at Slalom. I'm here to answer your questions throughout the day related to consulting, esp. technology consulting, so ask away!
I suspect a client may be involved with money laundering. The manager kind of brushed off my concerns. Should I call the ethics hotline or go directly to the police?
Hi.., I know I am asking off topic question and suggestion here..but appreciate if u guys gave ur opinions...Recently my wife passed away left with 2 kids of 7 yrs and 1 month baby...I really broke down due to this ..now I am not able to concentrate and gave my 100% to workplace .I am thinking to take a 1-2 months break (WLP) to recollect myself and take care of my kids. Want to know is it possible to take 2 months WLP with above reason...I am in HCL ..working for UKG client.pls suggest..
I see so many discussions about big law associates billing what is easily just a 9 hour day like the rest of us who work a full time job in and out of the legal world. But nobody complains more about their “lack” of compensation than them. I have no question but just want to say stop complaining. Unless you’re in M&A at Kirkland it doesn’t seem that bad
I’d like to imagine that this writer spent about 10 minutes on these lines after eating a huge chipotle burrito on a Monday. Then when the junior client approved the lines without asking their bosses if it was okay, the writer just said to themselves, “crushed it.”
Has anyone ever been asked to take off their "fancy" watch at work / at a client? How did you react?
What do you do if you’re left review notes on an audit that you’ve rolled off of and are now busy with a new client. Are you supposed to just work on the other audit while also staffed on another?
So f…ing tired of padding bills. I’m an inhouse lawyer often working with biglaw. On a cost-sensitive project we’re working on, we agreed on a max cost limit. Initial 30m meeting with partner and sr associate, jr associate comes in. I instruct them to limit inititial work to half-3/4 day of research and putting thoughts down to the paper. We received a 10p legal memo without further discussions. First bill: Limit maxed Junior associate billed 50h Partner billed 1h for 30m meeting Crazy!!
First-time freelancer here, and I’m concerned about sending my W9 to my client via email for security reasons. Any suggestions for keeping my SSN confidential? Should I use an EIN instead (I don’t have an LLC)
Taking the flight with longer layover in ORD because the client requested Garretts popcorn.
Joined USI as an Analyst and I feel really depressed. My seniors are hell bent upon making it all the more difficult. I used to love my job once upon a time but nowadays I just dread the Monday morning and even more so the stand-up calls. On the top of all this my seniors/leads do not stop criticising my work and make me feel like a loser which has impacted my confidence. I sometimes break down alone in my room while working and feel very frustrated. Is this normal or am I just in a bad project?
I know it varies, but is their a general timeline to create wireframes for an e-commerce site? A week or two? I have a brand guide as inspiration, so I think there is a good starting point. And how much would one typically charge for this type of project? Thanks in advance!
A new guy joined my team, we’re the same level. He became hyper competitive, told me he was more qualified, that I should give my work to him, and then finally stretched the scope of a project so that it included an analysis of my work and included inaccurate data to show how my work was ineffective. I escalated to our manager, and he’s now stopped, but I feel uncomfortable and honestly scared. Never experienced anything like this before and feel like I should leave. Would welcome any advice.
How great would office emojis be in this app?
PwC: Going Google - yay or nay?
I'm not a quitter but here's the truth. We can't help companies or people who don't want help, even if they hire us.
I'm starting a four month project in Detroit starting Monday. Like if you're jealous of my jet-setting lifestyle.
Do you all spend much time and money furnishing your apartment? Just moved into a new place and I'm torn. I'm never there but at the same time it'd be nice to have a cozy refuge to come home to.
Ever have one of those days that make you wish you got hit by a bus this morning so you wouldn't have to go through today?
Plane lands. Turn phone off airplane mode and it's blowing up. Find out its 31 emails, most of which are JIRA updates, and no texts. FML
I hate to talk off line...
Anyone here takes their hobbies with them when travelling? I take my guitar with me every week. Another coworker takes his ps4.
currently taking applications for a travel buddy. role description: hang out with me when my company sends me to countries where I know no one. qualifications: preferably a male, attractive.
Are we allowed to expense all the bleach I bought in preparation for shit hitting the fan and splattering all over the walls?
Our client is fumbling around using a mac in front of the CTO. ("Where do I find the security suite?") When do I tell him I used to do tier III/IV support for these things?
When you're 10,000 miles away from renewing EP on American and you only have one trip left 😩😓😭
Just got an email from the partner saying that my new client thinks business casual is "weird" and I need to wear jeans and t-shirts to work. This feels like a trick. How the hell do I dress.
United or Southwest for 2016? Flying out of Chicago, have silver on United and nothing on SW... #consultingpeasant
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