Messaging a partner from two projects ago as I’m on the bench. Is it okay to ask for proposal work or if there are project needs? Not sure what I “can” ask for
Accepted offer from Northrop Grumman. I have TS clearance with polygraph but joining an unclassified project. Do you think they will crossover my TS in the future? NG assured me they will transfer TS.
Hey 🐠 I'm in the bench this week and a confirmed project next week. Any recommendations to do with free time in NY? Should I even bother going to the office?
Huron 🐟. I'm interested in a project manager position that isn't offered in my local office. If I apply, will I be expected to relocate or is it flexible?
Has anyone leveraged an offer at another firm to get a raise at their current firm? If so, were you successful and were there any long term impacts within the current firm because they think you tried to bail? (Getting recruited by other firms for higher TC but enjoy current firm’s project types more.)
Got an offer from Guidehouse as a senior consultant in HIA back in January. The recruiter is MIA and not coming up with joining date and giving reasons like other PRoject team was put on bench and they will be allocated first before giving joining dates to the new hires. What should I do...if the recruiter comes back with the joining date. Should I join? What is the business situation at Guidehouse right now?
Has anyone ever actually used the word synergy in a client deck and it didn’t get immediately rejected?
Does anyone pass the merchant/credit card fees to their clients when the client pays online?
I have to present to a client via video chat today. Guess I need to actually put on makeup and get dressed ...maybe just the top half.
Ladies I am 35 weeks pregnant and going on maternity leave in 2-3 days. Politics on my project has led to poor project snapshots. What should I do?
Got an informal offer to join a client (manufacturing company). 240k base, 60k cash bonus target (can shrink or double depending on company metrics) + 50k annual equity (3 yr rolling vesting). Director level which has just one additional layer between me and the Exec Committee. My contact already internal negotiated extra vacation and is working on my behalf for a signing bonus. Is it worth trying to negotiate base? Or is this already a strong offer?
Has anyone from MBB worked at the same client where there is one of the big 4 ? How are the dynamics between the two in that engagement?
Best side project you’ve ever seen?
Align to non-M&A offering but do a lot of work in the space (DD, integrations). B4 recruiter reached out and wants me to provide resume for review with hiring partner in M&A space. Does it work if I provide a bio with summary of M&A projects (client names removed) instead of a traditional resume? Also plan to list education and past experience but primary focus on recent M&A work
What % of post-MBAs at MBB make it to the next level (engagement manager, project leader, case team leader)?
When should you exit from consulting? At which level? When you feel how? With how % salary increase?
Have tier 2 M&A strategy offers on the table and interested in exploring MBB. Any fish willing to chat??
My interview for an internship lasted over an hour. Good or bad sign? It was more of a conversation than anything...
Is it possible for me to get an upgrade (on status, i mean) at the cosmopolitan vegas? Marriott platinum elite.
Have the CSR, if I downgrade to the preferred, do I lose the UR travel redemption value (1point ~ 1.5c)? Is redemption value specific to a card? How does UR value work if you have multiple cards?
HELP! Recently promoted M1, and a very low-performing staff is threatening to go to HR with harassment allegations as a means to protect herself from getting fired. Suggestions?
Hello Folks, Need suggestions. I got an offer from Publicis sapient. and another offer from valueFirst a twillo company. I have 2.2 years of experience. which company is best for joining in terms of job security, growth, etc. Note - Both provide approx the same compensation. Thanks in advance
Ok guys excited- putting in my resignation next week. Don't want to piss ppl off/exit with grace but these ppl in my practice could give two shits about me so def finding it hard to think about
Has anyone had deviated septum surgery (especially with both sides and not just one deviated side)? How long did it take to recover and to be able to get back to work? How did you handle the time off with the firm? TIA
Mid thirties M live in SoCal, F 🐠.... ready for a quarantine connect and build from there, DM me. Open to summer hikes or walks on the beach 🏖 or zoom/FaceTime calls. Life is great and now is the perfect time!
Anyone worried about layoffs? I saw a post about Deloitte laying off 5000 employees ... I know EY saying no lay off this year but what about other firms?
First time apartment renter in San Francisco Peninsula here: Do I buy or rent my furniture?
I feel that my healthcare data science experience is hurting my tech profile. I was being approached by FAANG recruiters previously, but now, i get interview requests from some random consultants. How do i change this? I am also looking to exit the healthcare industry.
Got an offer from uber. Taking a pay cut on the base side but compensated with the equity portion where it is a little lower in aggregate than my current salary. Thoughts?
Anyone ever dealt with fraud at Marcus? Had to call three times to get them to even initiate the process, now I have to mail in a written statement, and it can take up to 45 days for a decision. My university credit union can take care of this online in an hour. Had Marcus two years no complaints, but current setting up HM Bradley.
Me after a day of PTO
Marriott and SPG members can link their accounts, Match elite status, and transfer points 3-to-1!
Buddy of mine wants to get into federal consulting. He’s got an MA and some work experience. Just got a garbage offer at a small firm- $49k. Anyone willing to help him with a referral? I’ve got him in the GH system. I’d you’d be willing to PM your email I’ll send it to him. Thanks!!
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