What do you do about long haul travel expectations as a freelancer? I’m on a 3m contract. Project mgr has provisionally booked me a flight to Berlin for what will be a 24 hour round trip.
Seems like most Big4 Partners/Senior Managers get RFPs sent to them because the firm has done work at the client in the past or the client knows the brand. How do "boutiques" source RFPs and sales?
Productivity question: has anyone out here implemented a system where they only check their inbox a few times a day? What about IMs? Curious to hear pros and cons, whether this works for people and if not, what the alternatives might be. Started on a new project and looking for strategies to beat overwhelm. Thanks!
I am seeking entry-level Project Management roles such as; Junior PM, Associate PM, Assistant PM, Project Coordinator or Project Specialist. I’m interested in getting in FinTech, I don’t have a finance background. I’m taking my CAPM Exam this month.
Any tips on resume, LinkedIn…etc I can do to start getting interviews. Can anyone refer me to their company or let me know if any of the roles above are open at their company. I would love a coffee chat as well. Anything to help me. Thank you!!!
Independent consultant here 👋 (formally PwC). Have you ever had a client receive a deliverable and never pay for it? If so, how did you deal with it?
My boyfriend is asking me to give him a buzz cut this weekend. Is there any advice on how not to ruin his hair? He’s a lawyer and has to do client video calls everyday. I have no exp in cutting hair.
When getting a tour of the client site is it appropriate to ask if they have a nap room?
Made a cool video concept. Client loved it. We bid out to great production companies. Client loved our reco. Client, behind our back, bids and awards project to a no-name production company. 😐 Normal?
Best stories of running into a colleague or client in unexpected places? (E.g. A club, a sporting event, the gym, etc.)
My partner and I are looking for a good developer. We have an idea for cause-related passion project that we feel could really take off. Pls dm me if you want to learn more.
Has anyone owned and brought pocket projectors to client sites? Any considerations for owning one/recommendations for purchasing?
What can you actually do to salvage a project going down in flames?
I’m a new manager, completely do not have the support I need, and it seems as though every single team/person our team relies on to get things done on time has dropped the ball. All the issues are now coming to us. I don’t have the experience to navigate this all alone, and I am not getting the necessary support as all of my managers are swamped with other (to them, more important) issues at the same client.
Who handles your staffing? Business leaders, HR, project managers? And do you feel like you have any influence in where you are staffed? Trying to figure out how and where I can control my own destiny.
Tip: make a good friend on the account team if you want to find out what really happened in the creative presentation to the top agency brass or the client.
Traveling Tues - Thurs lately because of flexibility provided by client and SM... I have been so much more productive and feel well-rested as compared to Mon - Thurs. Anyone else experience the same?
What does it mean when a client/project is “behind projections” / “not making our revenue targets”? What can people who work on the account do about it?
Feels like a basic q, and I know it’s important, but I don’t know much about finance and always leave those reviews wondering ‘so what’?
How do you all handle “just for practice” interviews? Recruiter reached out for position I’m qualified for but not necessarily aligned to career goals. Like could I say I’m just starting to look and
What is retention policy in tcs.....
Will they match only if we have an offer letter or can any existing employee ask
I wanted to know if anyone has ever heard of Achieve test prep?? Is it legit or fraudulent?
Has anyone else read the Women in the Workplace study for 2019 by McK and Lean In? Thoughts? https://www.mckinsey.com/featured-insights/gender-equality/women-in-the-workplace-2019
PwC folks - keep being told different things about in lieu of travel. If my plane ticket to client is $900 and hotel $400, do I have $1300 for a plane ticket + hotel when doing in lieu of travel?
Happy International Women's Day to all us working moms! 💪are any of your firms doing anything to celebrate?
Is it common for your third busy season to be rough or am I just starting to hit the point where it’s time to get out of PA?
Other companies please follow. Delta to raise health insurance costs for unvaccinated employees by $200 a month
Bill Clinton, took repeated (26) trips on Epstein’s private passenger jet, nicknamed by Virgin Island locals as the “Lolita Express” because it was known to ferry Epstein and his powerful friends t
What did you do to “stand out” on your application? Aside from GMAT and work. What was interesting about you?
Received an Internal Offer at Amazon for an L5 Business Analyst role for $79.6k, $7k relocation, +1 RSU (probably cause I already got 16 shares from my current position) for Austin, TX.
It’s a BA role, but I don’t have 0 yrs BA experience. I do however have logistics/ops knowledge which is in the realm of this role.
Is this offer competitive/what’s my room for negotiation? Do you negotiation internal offers?
Capgemini continuously sending mail for onboarding, it is compulsary to do onboarding after offer acceptance??? Please share ur experience
My LWD is May 27
Immigration team is asking me to send a I797 form to file for H1B but I have no idea what this form is - They are taking time to respond to my email, does anyone on this forum know? :(
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