AITA?? Partner privately vents his frustrations managing a difficult client and does not want to be involved, then publicly berates me in front of other team members... (continued)
Hi. I am working un TCS from a year 3 months now parallely doing my pg diploma in data science. I would like an opportunity to get an internship to benifit my business understanding and actually contribute to the project. I am really great at what I do and I would really appreciate the help.Please do ping me if you have any opportunities for data science internships or an entry level position. I am a really quick learner and have true potential to be one of the best. Thanks in advance
That moment where you meet with all the partners day before to review hours' of prep for the big client meeting, only to clarify the brief was off and your entire deck is irrelevant to the discussion.
The daily internal struggle of trying to decide if the project is legitimately poorly designed and managed, or if I'm just a dummy for not "getting it." 🤔
Love it when the leadership realizes that the presentation was supposed to be unbranded 9 months into the project and 30 status reports later😳🔫
As we discussed the Easter Bunny’s visit, I realized his back story is ready for innovation, and as a consultant, I’d really like to take that project on.
When are consulting firms gonna realize that they will have lower turnover if they listen to their talent and staff them on engagements that are interesting to them? Happy Employees = High Productivity Just got staffed on a long-term project I had said I'm not interested in. Guess I have to start applying to jobs.
This lady is talking about her clients so loud that the entire first class can hear about products, pricing strategy, and office/client politics ... unbelievable
If you are thinking about going to the client site or the office tomorrow think to yourself, Am I saving lives? If the answer is NO then WFH!
Looking for an agency experienced freelance project manager. 7-10+ yrs. has solid experience with working closely with creative teams, understands creative lingo like “where the F* is the brief?” And “what are the specs?” You must know Monday like nobodies business. It’s what we use. You must love keeping people on task, on schedule & have a “figure it out” attitude. Lastly you must have a great attitude even in stressful times. A team player to be in trenches with us. Message directly.
Any tips on starting a side project to boost my chance of getting hired as a PM without technical experience?
Can someone share responsibilities and day to day activities of Associate Principal (Project management) / project CEO?
Hi 🐠 I have been on bench for 1 week now and have been trying to do my best to get a project. My utility is dropping fast, But I feel I am being ingonored in my practice and also being asked to join project which doesn’t align my skillset. I have been in company for over a year now. Is this normal? FYI. I come from Industry so trying to understand consultaning world
I'm a consultant. A manager on my project doesn't brush his teeth and a little piece of me dies every time he opens his mouth (we share a conference room). What to do?
Since George Floyd's murder and the sudden Corporate America "wokeness," I (black guy) have been routinely contacted by unacquainted Partners who explicitly state something to the effect "Client X wants diversity, so we'd like you on this deal..." It really comes across as tone deaf and completely patronizing. I appreciate the efforts to diversity (albeit forced), but Partners really need to learn how to not be so supercilious in the approach. You don't have to overtly state that I'm the quota.
Got a low budget animatic project that won’t allow me to work with obvious houses in NYC. Looking for an affordable way for two :30 spots for $6,000. Could pair an artist with an after efx artists?
Anyone have a spare drink voucher for a lowly analyst on his first travel project? Delta flight :)
Which one of you Accenture folk are on this project? With a bill rate like that it's gotta be ACN India. Spill the beans or I'll tag you in my group chat. "Facebook pays contractors $16.50 per hour, hired by consulting firm Accenture, to read your ‘encrypted’ WhatsApp messages, shares info with prosecutors" https://www.rt.com/news/534257-facebook-whatsapp-moderators-read-messages/
I’ve been working for my client for about a year and love my projects and client team and have had strong performance-however my team running the PMO is disorganized, burnt out, and teetering on the verge of a major mishap if the trend continues. I’m looking elsewhere but have a strong relationship with our client leadership contacts…..how would I float the idea of them taking me client-side?
Hi All. What platform or consulting firm would you recommend to help a company build out a new and improved onboarding process that emphasizes on training in the IT space (Manage Service Provider)? Once the orientation with HR is completed and the hand off of the new hire to the manger takes place is gap in proper training on the role ans technology's (sales and IT dept). The new management team has been in place for for over a year. Nothing has ever been in place prior for them to work off of
How much client time do you actually charge/work during the summer? If it's not 8hours a day, what type of code do you charge and where do you work?
I’m planning to buy the study materials for the SHRM-CP certificate through Amazon. What are the best ones to obtain?
DM for EY referral. Junior levels preferred.
Hi Everyone, Received an offer letter with Wipro & Capgemini at mid senior level Wipro -16 LPA vs CG -12 LPA Does Wipro has too many support project? Which one would you recommend?
What are the salary/bonus ranges for each post-MBA level at MBB? Sorry if this has been asked before, can’t find it
What does Uber exit opps pay? Ops manager? A Lot of info out there on tech roles but not sure for consultants
IBM is offering me the position of Test Specialist with 7A band but it has offered the position of Senior Consultant with 6B band to my friend. We both are having 6 YOE in Testing and have been tagged to the same project in IBM. Then why this difference?? Am I loosing out on my designation?? Or is my friend loosing out on band?? Please suggest.
Hello fishes! Anyone has any referrals for a fresher's job? My brother is about to graduate but is having trouble getting placed. He has a pretty sick resume btw! Any and all help would be appreciated :)
Has anyone ever left consulting for a 1 year contract gig at FAANG? Does contract work typically turn into a full-time role?
What do you look for when interviewing a junior associate (2-3 year) for an in-house associate counsel position? What are your expectations with respect to substantive knowledge? I have some interviews for associate counsel positions at some later-stage startup tech firms and would love some advice on how to stand out from all the other biglaw junior associates.
Another win for diversity!
Didn’t successfully move on in a S&O mgr role. Thought overall the interview went well. What are the best tips for prepping and landing that type of role?
A junior creative takes a good idea that has just been presented to the client and is awaiting final approval and publishes it on all social networks as a personal project. You reaction?
How common are leaves of absence in PA? I’ve never seen someone out of work longer than a couple weeks other than for parent leave, but people on fishbowl talk about it as something you can reasonably ask for.
Anyone know much about routers? My father in Leander has an incredibly fast Asus router, but his home is 7,000 sq ft and the signal completely dies when you go up the stairs to their mother in law suite where their tv is. Extenders don’t work well either. I suggested doing four Google mesh points but he wants to see if he can figure out with his current router. Anyone know how to set up an AiMesh router with Asus?
I hate what I do in my current team. I have no interest in anything we do and am slowly becoming more and more miserable. Is it worth it to switch teams? Not sure if switching teams will slow my progression to being promoted to senior. Any advice would be appreciated! Btw I'm a first year tax associate in a big 4!
I am on H1B. When firms ask “do you require sponsorship” is the answer yes? I would require a green card at some point, but if there is an interesting role that can’t file my GC,happy to work in H1.
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.