What’s it like to be a Project Manager for media (SEO, etc)? What is PM responsible for, what do deliverables look like, which team members do you work with, etc? Articles/VIDEOS welcome thanks!
Anyone else in a long term project that feels toxic? I feel like I have no support whatsoever and feel like I have such major anxiety related to work. I can't even escalate a lot of my issues because a lot of the problems seem to stem from the top. Anyone had any similar experiences and willing to share how they navigated through this? For once it would be nice to feel valued...
Got onboarded to PM a project pretty close to go-live. This is my first PM role and I am feeling a bit overwhelmed and not sure where to start. How do I understand which status each stream is currently at? What’s the scope of deliverables and what to focus on? Client are driving busy work and a lot of streams are verbally reporting as red, but no idea of the overall status. Would really appreciate advice/help/tips and frameworks to get clarity. Thank you!
How do I get off a project without potentially getting laid off? Joined the firm 3 months ago, but my project is terrible. I can’t sleep, work 60 hours, developing anxiety and low-key depression just thinking about my next day of work. How do I tell the manager/partner I want out? The client is very important to the firm. But Im done, there’s no other option. Please help, im really going crazy and can’t be there for another month.
Art Directors, when working on a project how much of the actual design work are you expected to do? Or do you get support from designers to bring your ‘vision’ to life?
Not sure if y’all have been in a similar situation but I’m staffed on a project that is mindless busy work and I feel like I’m not progressing in my career. Makes me ponder where I went wrong in life sometimes: How did I do a top-tier MBA just to take a step back in my career? My job pre MBA was way more analytically challenging. Not sure if I’m being super negative or are some of these thoughts normal? Is it WFH syndrome? Thoughts on how to cope?
Any advice or experience reaching out to a big company to collaborate for a personal project/spec work that we actually want to make? We have this impactful idea for the common good, but don’t want it to get stolen on the way while we pitch it and ask a brand to collaborate to help make it come to life. Just curious who to reach out to at these bigger brands, how to approach pitching the idea (do we need a contract before we show them the deck?)
Hello , I am looking for consulting work to do on the side , preferably HR ( recruiting , talent acquisition , on boarding , sourcing ) or Business development .. what is a good way to find these opportunities? I am not looking for anything commission based but more hourly or a weekly project fee .. any ideas ?
I’m a new manager and am trying to get off a client. Need guidance if I should do it. I work with a very nice senior manager who is up for partner. She gave me a very decent review. The client is horrible though. Piecemeal review comments, constant updates workpapers and last minute changes. The only good thing is working with this senior manager. She is also my counselor. I asked her to get off of this account, and she said the firm probably won’t allow it. I have another senior manager I work
I joined as a first year associate on October 15. Ever since then I’ve only been on one project for 5 weeks, and we’re already in March.. is this normal? Advice on next steps?
Black suit.. A thing? On site with the client?
Do you think you do better work/have better ideas when you’re the only team assigned to a project or when you have to compete with other teams? Or do you think it has no bearing on your output?
I have been on the bench for 3.5 weeks.. getting nervous here. Any thoughts?? I am in need of a project ASAP.
Non-accounting: Now I only want to be spoon fed. I am so tired of being both planner and executor in 10 out of 10 projects. In any new project all I have is a request from my boss, often times with vague requirements. They drain my brain energy.
Hi anyone working on EY LLP with Location: Bangalore Service line: Technology consulting Client: popular Laptop manufacturer (D) Please comment if you are working for same, need to check before my joining.
What is the salary range for a senior, client account management role at Deloitte? 4 YOE
Heres my situation: - submitted background check for new firm - don’t know when itll be greenlighted - really wanna resign current firm tomorrow - b/c just finished a project / about to be staffed
UG business background with no math past calculus 1, but taught myself python and have been doing analytics work at client for a year now. Will the feeling of being a fraud due to no math ever pass?
Interviewing during busy season - what excuse do I give for being out of office hours at a time?
Does anyone have any insight to the prospective salary of a senior marketing science analyst at PHD media? Gauging to see if it's worth staying after a promotion vs looking elsewhere.
Anybody care to share the major differences going from B4 to MBB outside of just the type of work? Example, commitment levels, talent development, flexibility to select projects etc
Would you leave before busy season if you get an offer in December before the holiday break or would you negotiate your start date to try to stay through the busy season (6 weeks) due to staff shortages? I feel like I’m fucking my team over but also am so over audit and all the hours/work they’re giving me due to staff shortages.
When a company transitions 401k providers, and funds are being mapped over, do the funds stay invested throughout the entire process? Or are there typically a few days out of the market? Cont...
Friend is referring me internally for a role at one of the larger banks. Analyst role for the PB... just noticed there was a single spelling error in resume... he would be the one I'm reporting to...
Hello everyone, I am currently a HR Generalist for a small aerospace company, located in CA. I have been in a generalist role for a little over 4 years now and before that, I did recruiting/safety for about 3 years. I am now looking into getting my HR Certification, but am stuck in between the PHR-CA or the SHRM-CP. Does anyone have any recommendations they can give me?
Hi! I have been in sales for 4 years now and I am currently leveraging my company’s benefits to finish my degree next year. I want to transition into software dev, but my concern is that no one will hire me because I lack the experience. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
I have accepted the offer from Deloitte USI for a consultant position and want to enquire about the variable part. Do we get complete 10% variable amount during this market peak time? What is the appraisal percentage you are getting during this IT peak time?
Where should a mid 30s gay couple live in the bay area if one of them will work in Mountain View when offices reopen? We are used to living and working in big cities w/o a car (NYC, Chicago), but that doesn't seem possible in SF/SJ without a long commute time. Other guy is looking for a job in tech, but currently works remotely for a firm with offices in downtown SF and San Jose.
Can I be fired for refusing to travel right now? Don’t want to due to covid risk. Raised this concern but was told I might just have to anyways. Can they fire me if I just don’t go? I’ve said very clearly I will not go, and don’t think they’re going to accept that answer.
Moving to NYC soon - how bad is the commute to catch a flight out of EWR? Is LGA much better?
Looking for a consultant / senior consultant with a Procurement/sourcing background for a 12 month role for a Finanical Services company. The role will be remote and salary is very competitive. If interested, please drop me a DM.
Thoughts on ARK, MCO and NEO?
To those maxing out all retirement/savings account and being able to save even more in a brokerage acct/real estate: what is your salary/age/COL? When did you start maxing everything out? I’m in my mid 30’s and started career late (foreigner, bar exam). Just opened my 401k up to matching. Really couldn’t before because of HCOL and lack of income. Trying to see if there is light at the end of my tunnel.
A little over one year out of college- asking older fishes how do I deal with worrying about being laid off and concentrating on doing good work at the same time?
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