Been in consulting for three months and I now understand why you always see people on this app talking about being overwhelmed. I’m in my ramp up “apprentice period” and working awful hours and constantly thinking I’m going to be fired. I also understand the drug use 😂
In my first engagement right now. Manager got frustrated because we are spending more time in one aspect of the project longer than we really should. In my head, there are things I still am getting familiar with. Plus, I don’t know what I don’t know and not sure yet what to look for. Then again, I’m just beating myself up for not knowing either. Tell me it gets better please. How many projects did you guys do until you’re fully comfortable with what you’re doing?
Hi Guys, I joined USI on 10th. Do I need to contact my deployment specialist or Should I wait cause no project had been assigned to me yet. Is this common? Please suggest & Thanks..!!
Newly traveling for project! What hotel points family should I start with for the most benefit? For the time being will be back and forth to DC
Ask for a friend who just got laid off by EY. Would EY disclose if it was voluntary or involuntary?
I seriously just received an Out Of Office email from my client that said "I'm on PTO" ... that's IT, folks. Achievement Unlocked! IDGAF Status Reached: Expert.
Laid off while on maternity leave, as part of larger agency layoffs. Any legal ramifications to consider?
Are the EY layoff news true?
Guys what teams/space should I target if I absolutely do not want to work on making presentation Ideal work would be something related to programming and very little client presentation/requirement gathering
Just got hired, a week in. Hearing rumblings about “restructuring” and “realigning” of my team. I’m super nervous. Usually those words mean downsizing / layoffs. Is this concerning? ☹️
So if I haven't had a CRT talk yet and nothing scheduled, where can I check to make sure I'm not fired (ePayroll after July 1st? Or...)..
Being terminated as part of reorg. 13 years of service, consistently exceeded expectations. Officially considered partner. Package is 26 weeks of severance pay, two months "gardening leave", plus payout of long-term incentive. Would have preferred a more cooperative approach to voluntary retirement. Thoughts?
If you get fired from big law, how likely is a firm to be vindictive re recommendations etc
What do folks do for side gigs? I sometimes wonder if I should have a side income or business or project either law related or not?
Wasn't planning to take time off during the holidays, but essentially being furloughed week btwn xmas and nye. Can't bill to project. Don't want to burn PTO. I guess can do training. But I'm annoyed.
What are the details around the Deloitte layoffs? Any particular methodology to letting people go?
I head at Collaborative you get every other Friday off. Do you actually get to take it off or do you end up getting pulled into client work?
How does one transition from big 4 to T2 (like Kearney, LEK, OW etc). I’ve been at EY for a few months now but my project has been nothing but staff aug and a vague technology transformation project for a bank. I was really interested in the strategy work in my undergrad and choose to go the consulting route instead of IB because I wanted to help clients make decisions and it seems like I can mainly get it at T2 firms. Would love some advice on how to get this transition started
I’m a data engineer/engineering manager by trade and massively screwed up by going into MBB consulting, I absolutely despise it and am looking to leave about 8 months in. I have a great offer from a fortune 50 for product management in tech at a similar salary, way more RSU’s but can’t shake off the thought that I wouldn’t be an engineer anymore. Any advice from you guys to help get past my anxiety and just pull the trigger?
Returning to B4 firm post-MBA in a few months - I was thinking I'd like to start reaching out to some of the contacts I'd networked with last summer to see what they're up to / what projects they have pending. Just wondering if this makes sense or if it'd be more annoying than anything. Thanks
Having interview with AbsolutData for client Adobe Any preparation tips would be very helpful, TIA.. Skill Data Analyst sql and power BI. YOE 5
Had a connect with Infosys hr regarding a job position. The salary offered didn't match my expectation. I asked if he could revise it, he said it's not his call but, will discuss with the management and see if I could get a higher level. Will he call me back or is it a dead end? I am a newbie at switching job. Never had a negotiation before in terms of salary.
Can anyone explain how EY Parthenon undergraduate recruiting works? Like do Growth Strategy and M&A Strategy (TSE) run separate recruiting processes, or is it all under "Summer Associate" and the recruiting team decides which intern is in which group? Thanks!
I am 22 and started putting money into a Roth 401k due to advice from FB...then heard Traditional is better because our tax rates will be much lower in retirement. What is the consensus here?
Decision - I was out the door of my nationwide ins dfense firm. Was going to top local firm with a lot more clout where everything would be private pay and I’d be more on bigger exposure cases. However, my firm outmatched the new firm, made a much better bonus structure, and said I could do more work with their complex bus lit group. I’d still likely do about 50 percent ins defense but I really like the partners I work for, and I handle own cases/take depos, and get autonomy. Am I right to stay?
LEK London fish, what are your thoughts on the level of diversity in the office? L.E.K. Consulting
You are interviewing for a SC/SA position (they all have different names) and got 3 offers. Deloitte Strategy, EY-P, and Strategy&. Deloitte pays the worse of course, but do they have better exit opportunities? Or will all of these give me the same? Need help deciding
Hi everyone! I’ve been in my first job for a year and a half and I’m looking for a new consulting opportunity in healthcare in the DC area. Who’s hiring/willing to give some advice?
I just got informed that I got progression and high reward category. What percentage of bonus and hike i will get in high reward category ?
What is the SPG Global Promo? I got 3 of them for Q1 and don't recall getting these before. The SPG website doesn't have much info.
Is anyone else at B4 getting slaughtered? Wait listed everywhere so far despite 760 and above average stem GPA at all schools i applied to. Leadership is probably a weak point for me ill admit but certainly not non existant and I know my ECs are above average. I feel completely blindsided
EY-P director salary range? Any ballpark ideas?
For those on the bench. The new Tomb Raider is a great way spending your hours charged to "general administration".
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