PwC fish, stupid question. Can I expense an uber from a mandatory security training (client requirement) back to my office? What about a PwC meeting in a different office?
🐠 who deal with severe chronic pain - Do you have a good way to talk to a new job (or I guess new project) about how sometimes you are just going to have to miss randomly or going to need a break to deal with the pain? —— please no able-bodied responses of just deal with it etc.
A pharma client requires a urine drug test. Will my ADHD meds make me test "positive"? If so, is there a chance to provide my prescription to a medical officer to clarify? (cont)
When you get out of a 6PM review with an 11AM client presentation and even the agency partner says: ouch..... #deadinside
Any advice on how to do well when working on a project outside of your area of expertise ?
What's the weirdest/funniest/horrible argument a client has used to turn down a suggestion of yours?
Anybody use AirTable for data management and analysis. Was recommended to check them out by a client.
I'm going to be taking client calls tomorrow at JFK, is there a good place outside security where I can have relative quiet and good internet? Co-working space 1day rentals included!
"We want to be the client that every creative team in the agency wants to work on!!" - client(s) that no creative in the agency want to work on
About to get rolled off a project, manager thinks I’m underperforming. Has anyone gotten rolled off before and bounced back or do you usually get fired shortly after? This is the first time
Donald Trump is the literal representation of a clueless consultant trying to BS his way through client presentation for which he knows nothing about.
Successfully wrapping up a tough client engagement and the partner wants to know how you hung in there
What does your onboarding process look like? Someone becomes a client. How do you welcome them into the practice?
Guys, I have got an offer in Temenos as Associate Delivery Manager and in Wordline as Project Manager. Wordline offering 1.5 lac higher than Temenos. Would like to know , in which among these companies, I'll have job safety, Professional growth , benefits , etc... Please advise. YOE : 11
Is Informatica powercenter dead? I know informatica stopped providing powercenter for new customers. I am getting a project in powercenter. Shall I go ahead and join in that project or wait for other projects
Has financial security made you lazier? I’m nowhere near FIRE but I finally have a little F U money and have found that I’m no longer willing to work outside 9-5. I’m on a project now that’s a dumpster fire and I’m just like “meh roll me off” instead of trying to take ownership and get things back on track. Anyone relate?
Honest question here-hw do I work better with Indians who come over frm India(on-site) to client?My patience with them is at an all time low since they jst dnt gt the methodology & hate owning anythng
Has anyone transitioned into product management? I would love to hear your story! I have 8 years experience in project management but I don’t know how to pivot. I don’t think I want to pivot internally because I’ve heard negative things about our product management teams. I’ve been thinking about moving into project management at a SaaS company but that is proving to be hard since I have no SaaS experience. Would love to hear anyone experience on moving into product management.
If a CD assigns more creatives to a project than there are budgeted billable hours, is that squarely on him/her or is Account also culpable?
Any info on Accenture's final stage case study? Management Consultant role. Thanks in advance.
I want to start on the chfc and cfp but the courses are 8k through American college. Is there a better alternative out there? I definitely think there's value in them but that's a bit steep for me
Where do you work, and what educational benefits does your employer provide? Currently working full time and taking some classes toward my master’s. I’ve been at my firm for a little over 2 years as it was my first gig out of undergrad. It provides an annual stipend for education, but I’m bored, unchallenged, unfulfilled, and underpaid. I want to explore what other companies offer to make an educated decision as to whether I should go elsewhere. TIA!
Having some cold (not Covid symptoms), but don’t want to ask for a sick day (performance, guilty to team, falling behind on project). Question is: why feel pressure for something normal for this job?
Anyone have advice about the process for moving in-house at Apple? Soon-to-be 6th year securities/investigations associate at V20 (lateraled from a V10) with FAANG (but not Apple) client experience who would appreciate intel on process, likelihood of success, and Apple in-house culture.
I have a final interview with a Harvard partner aka Deloitte this evening. How should I prepare? Plus questions to ask? Deloitte No Deloitted jokes please
Why exactly people are so scared of Covid? Even if you catch it, very likely you will recover. What am I missing?
If you are on the bench and hand in your 2 week notice will you let go immediately and still receive 2 weeks pay?
How many years removed from grad school should one remove internship and academic experiences from resume and LinkedIn profile?
Goldman increasing base entry pay by up to 30% must be a bad news for consulting industry. Thoughts?
I’m going through the foster care training program to start fostering a child, but am wondering if there are any women out there who can talk to me about working in consulting & raising foster kids?
I just turned 30. This last year of my life, I had a laser focus of being more financially discipline and paying off my 20k+ debt (loans, credit card, etc). And with this paycheck hitting tomorrow I will finally be “out of the red.” I don’t usually make these type of posts, but seeing other success stories like this posted in FB inspired me. Hopefully this will inspire at least one of you.
I’m at a place where I’m overpaid for my level AND got a 12% surprise raise. Places that pay you do exist, don’t settle or think that “all agencies are just stingy”
The bench days were the best days.
How hard is it to move to FAANG from a relatively unknown boutique consulting firm? Are there extra leaps compared to MBB or Big 4, or if you get a referral you have similar odds?
Can anyone share ideas for names for an employee engagement survey? We are stuck. Tech company fwiw. Thanks!
Does anyone have experience with Forensic and Litigation Consulting at FTI? I’m curious to know what the work is like as well as the hours, culture, and WLB.
Any Deloitte Human Capital 🐠 currently in the Retirement and Wealth practice and is open to discussing your experience? I recently applied to a position and would like to learn more. TIA!
What is CMP Reimbursement?
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