Two common phrases that, in our industry, we can never utter when talking to a client -
"I don't remember" and "I don't know".
It is a strict unspoken rule. Any semblance of incompetence is a major no no.
I like my job. I like my client. I have BPD. My boss micromanages me and makes me feel incompetent. I’m never invited to team functions. It’s really depressing. What would you do?
Hey freelance designers! What would you charge for a logo and simple brand identity (color palette, typefaces, etc.) for an app? Also, if you’re interested in a fun side project that pays - DM me!
I like to hone my culinary skills while on bench. What does everyone else like to do when they’re not actively working on a project!?
My agency does mostly traditional SI / project-based work and is trying to get into the AOR / Retainer based world of marketing services, but trying to do it organically and not through M&A. Smart?
Any advice for when a client contact just straight up hates you and calls you out in front of the entire team? Trying to adapt to their working style but it doesn’t seem to help things
What are the most impactful skills we can learn in consulting (MBB) which better equip us to run small-medium sized businesses? I know that is my exit and want to focus my project work on areas which will be most beneficial. Let’s keep this tangible and not too jaded please ;)
About a year in, just royally fucked something up, caught it before it went to client, but should have caught it a week ago. will now necessitate working non stop the next few days at least from me and everyone else waiting on me. I already messed up a few smaller things that slowed us down and necessitated a fair amount of rework. I think I’m underselling how much this screws us over. I happen to be working with all the people on my chain of command for the project. Should I look for a new job?
I’m a staff software engineer looking to get into technical project management. How big of a pay cut should I expect? I’m at $260K total comp
Pro Tip: Be on the client side. It’s much better.
I have an email account from my federal client. I periodically receive office-wide emails about social events like ice cream socials to welcome new employees. Would it be weird to go? Should I ignore?
How do you make tedious but VERY necessary work palatable to your team? Analysts are grumbling that it's 'busy work.' These are client deliverables though not just BS work.
I’m currently being on boarded to a client but have intentions of giving 2 weeks notice 2 weeks from today. Should I let my SM know or just continue as usual?
How to build relationship with PM? I recently joined the project and have been getting good feedback from MD & leadership as I’m backfilling. My PM tho always has something negative to say or leads me the wrong way (unintentionally) then corrects me but I do things incorrect the first time based on her guidance which later changes. How do I approach this? I can add details in comments.
Any advice for an entry level consultant & recent grad who's being positioned as a project manager 6 months into my role for an upcoming medium sized engagement?
What are somethings I can do to be successful? What should I be careful to avoid?
Client: Well it’s a pitch, but not really, you got the job, but I need two more people to convince, help me make endless presentations and reviews to a ghost boss so you can get nothing in the end.
I am working on a support project at TCS for last 2.6 years but i recently completed Tableau Desktop Specialist certification. What are job opportunities for me right now with good hikes. Please advise.
Is there any etiquette around sharing (or not sharing) origination credit? I have a potential client who is undoubtedly my contact and will be my client, but I will need significant assistance from another attorney with different expertise to manage the work. Should I be considering sharing origination credit?
is it possible to get involved with community health related projects at PwC? can anyone speak to the healthcare realm there?
Is anyone doing big law in austin? Which firms are good and which should I avoid? Looking for Cravath scale pay and a mix of civil and crim, but otherwise open.
Please share if any refferals for windows admin or IT service managememt profiles. Work location preferred Delhi NCR/ Bangalore.
Lounge passes either for the airline or a third party, which do we like and is it worth it?
Hey :) I’m completely new here and I’m a bit unclear about the rules. Why can’t I comment on some post, like posts or DM people?
My joining is in a month. Are there any Dstart tasks to be done before DoJ? Or can they be done after my joining?
I went to a black school in Chicago for two years. I’m Indian btw. South side Chicago mind you. I’ve never shared this but those were the worst two years of my life because how I was treated inside and outside the school. I was looked at like an outsider. Treated like one. Multiple times I was shoved just for walking down the street. And one time a black guy punched me and asked me to apologize (with a gun pointing out), so sorry if I say this but black ppl need to check themselves first!
Anyone here currently pursuing or planning to get an MBA/EMBA? If so, what are your plans after graduation?
I have 2.2 YOE in Java development ( Spring boot, Rest API, MySql)
Can I get few referrals?
Thanks in advance
Just applied to a job at Dick’s! Fingers crossed
Any book recommendations on professional development, rebuilding your brand (self), leadership, etc .
How to handle moving up quickly without people treating you like a youngster who doesn’t know shit? Thinking of people like the Anomaly dude who’s a CFO and 31, Kraft Heinz kid, etc.
Anyone here make the jump from Hackett over to KPMG? Can you speak to what prompted the move and/or differences in firm culture?
Based on comment from a fellow 🐠, a new bowl was created to capture the "People of the Airport". Join and share those sightings that make you smile, scratch your head or just look twice.
DJ41 on oyster or jubilee? Share pics!
I just wanted to comment and let everyone know after a horrible year of depression and doing bad at work. I am finally doing well again and love my project and my team. I am so happy! Such a big deal
Yeh snapshot ka jhamela bohut stressful hai yaar
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