An Inconvenient Poop - The story of a jr cw who had to leave a client presentation for a bowel movement.
If you apply to an audit client, how restrictive is it? Would you need to let your company know, even if you are just applying? I am in consulting so I have never been on an audit engagement. I hear if you do exit, you will have additional paperwork to fill but for the most part, is it easy/not a big deal?
I am a Senior Consultant on an engagement for a client I would like to work for. The client is back office and the job is front office. Does anyone have any experience with this?
Best or most unexpected soft skill tips you’ve ever gotten? I’ve missed a lot of our soft skills trainings due to client obligations and would really like insight into the tips I’ve missed
Would you rather be a Cyber SME on a broader project where cyber is just one of many components or otherwise on a project that's 100% cyber focused?
Traveling to Toronto mid March. Looking for a job. I primary have skills handling Client relationship as an IT Delivery / Program Manager. Any leads would be appreciated.
Thoughts on staying on a client that you have been on for a while with a manager you like or taking a new role with cooler, new work with a team you don’t know? Is the grass always greener?
If a client gets a new CMO, what is the probability that they will switch agencies? If they leave their current agency, how long does the transition take?
I am in state and local government practice. I’ve been considering MPA and wondering if the curriculum would help me gain a better insight on client’s business. Would you recommend it?
What does your firm do for evening meals if you work late? Most of our offices bring in a meal couple of nights a week but will no reimburse if in town and working late at a client.
Started with a new project and a colleague uses the word ‘cock blocker’ a lot but only within the internal team. Is this word professionally acceptable? If not how do I tell him?
Are folks getting RFE on H1 transfer to Big4? My question is specifically because initially your office location is the only one mentioned coz you don’t know what client you will be assigned?
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?
What % of post-MBAs at MBB make it to the next level (engagement manager, project leader, case team leader)?
A male colleague of mine, who just joined the team this week, has made inappropriate advancements towards me during a team event, touching my leg while talking to me and saying how pretty I am. Worst thing is he’s joining my project too… It’s a no brainer that this is unacceptable, but it’s the first time this happened to me in a work setting and I’m unsure how to handle it. What steps should I take first? Report to HR immediately or speak to my team’s partner first? Any advice is appreciated
For people who live alone, how are you staying motivated? I’ve been feeling more depressed lately and really need some advice to get through this whole wfh thing
Is there a hierarchy within FAANG of which companies pay more/less? Why isn’t Microsoft part of FAANG instead of Netflix?
So I made a job update (promotion) on my LinkedIn profile and made sure to also enable 'Share with Network' but why isn't my network being informed of the good news through notifications. Is there some sort of delay or bug going on with LinkedIn? HELP
Got an offer from a small consulting firm, in the city I want to live in, for the salary that I wanted, and doing the work I like. I'm really worried about the "small" company issue. Pros and cons?
As a young person (recent grad) how do you all deal with the lonliness of traveling? Like I get there's grindr for hook ups, but what to do abt friends haha? Based in NYC travel to Nashville
CMV: noise canceling headphones are overrated. It blocks out the background noise and isolates annoying noises like baby crying...earplugs are far superior for traveling.
I have a Master's degree in Engineering from a Top School. I really love the work I am doing right now (which is Tech Consulting). Is an MBA really necessary to climb up the ladder?
Joining KPMG as an intern in healthcare advisory practice. Considering that I am in a MHA program (healthcare administration) any way to leverage to receive an offer as a senior associate?
My Kellogg interview is in a couple days but I haven’t received a zoom link yet. Should I contact them tomorrow?
MBB Experienced Hire 🐠 - did you have strategy experience when you applied to MBB? I have some Tech, and M&A experience. Do you think I can be a good candidate (applying at Assoc/Consultant level).
Just joined Deloitte in July out of UG, but want to make move to MBB. Is it a good idea to start applying right away or do I need more experience before making the jump?
Interviewing with Elixirr next week for a (Senior) Consultant role in NYC; recruiter connected me to opportunity. Concerns are that they do more execution than strategy and quoted compensation at $115K might be lower than industry average. Would appreciate any insight on reputation and career development prospects.
For my Deloitte 🐠 who left and had to pay back a retention bonus…how long were you able to string along D without repayment?
How hard is it to lateral to BigLaw from a mid size if I didn’t go to a T14? In the Sac area and looking to lateral to the Bay/Silicon Valley and do either full remote or hybrid
I think my firm is going to be moving towards global flexibility regarding work from home. They won't force us to live in certain cities with offices. Where in the US is there a beach or beach town that gets all four seasons? Is such a thing possible? I love the ocean, but Fall is my favorite season.
Dealing with Deloitte Immigration is equal to dealing with any DMV office. How about your firms - EY, KPMG, ACN, BDO et al?
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