Why would anyone possibly drive to a non-local project? Coworker drives 10+ hours/week. You lose so many airline points and cause unnecessary damage to your car 😰 Please give me insight 🐠 fam!
Anyone have any ideas / templates for creating a good visual of co existence issues? About 25-30 so far. Currently in excel but client wants a nice visual in PowerPoint and have no ideas yet
I'm an analyst who has been WFH the past year; however, client is making it mandatory for everyone to come back into the office within 2 months. I'm wondering how many WFH projects are out there and how flexible other clients have been. What's been your experience, or what have you been hearing?
Any tips on selling fun/silly/zany ideas? Is there a particular way to set it up so your internal team/client is more reciprocal to the idea?
What partners actually have project work right now? Certified in ABS, US payroll, and HCM trying to roll off this call center project that I've now been planted on until april.
People who work 50, 60, 70+ hours a week: how do you do that without putting your project over budget? Are your engagements written to have a resource work over 40+hours a week? Are you spending over 10-30 hours a week on added non billable time? What are y’all doing with all of that time?!
Got soft locked today to my next project. I wrap up current one tomorrow then am off 2 weeks for pto. I have no desire to get back to the grind and want to turn this down "politely" without burning bridges. Any advice?
If I directly bring a new project or client into the agency, is it reasonable to ask for % commission of their SOW? Or at least, some sort of bonus?
Thinking about making a lateral move in the next few months and interested in LEK. Any insights on project variety, WLB and overall culture? TIA. LEK Consulting
Had an important Steerco meeting with the client and I presented some slides very smoothly and got great feedback. Right after, went to go introduce myself to a cute girl who works for the client and
Big project, 2 SMs, the other SM is such so insecure that it’s hilarious. Tried to get me rolled off by bad mouthing me. Some real petty house of cards stuff everyday with this person. PPMDs, advice?
My client just showed me the edits she made to my 90 tab financial model and it took her 20 hours something that I could have done in 30 min. She also hard coded it things and f'ed it all up #awesome
Was drunk swiping last night and matched with my client on Bumble. I should probably abort that mission, right?
Starting to think I am underpaid based on talking to peers at other companies and hearing about client raises / bonuses that got paid out in the covid year. 11 YOE. SM 2 in Tech Strategy Consulting. 185k. Thoughts?
I'm trying to buy a new carry-on size suitcase but am having trouble finding one that fits my requirements. Does anybody know a four wheel spinner bag that's: 1: decent quality build, particularly wheels and handle 2: has a lid that opens and one large compartment (soft or hardside but I don't like the two half clamshell hardsides) 3: looks decent (doesn't have to be fancy/designer, just something I'm not embarrassed to take to a client office) 4: under ~$300
Boss is cool giving me some minor additional responsibilities on projects (delegating to other creatives, leading client presentations). How can I parlay this into a promotion to Senior AD? Or ACD?
I’m a national buyer (linear tv and digital video). I’d like to move client side or to a consulting firm (because it seems most clients use consultants to manage buying rather than doing it in house). In terms of going client side - I’m finding that most clients want people with digital or as opps experience and my video expertise is obsolete, anyone know of clients that look for video expertise? In terms of consulting - Which companies have people liked working with regarding buying matters?
In this project where my managers want the deliverable document to be reviewed N number of times by my counterparts before being sent to them for review. Basically the cycle is....
MBB folk, for your post -MBA role, when those folk join, do they lead models / key analytical work streams or focus more on project management, methodology, etc. while the post- undergrad hires handle most of the analytical execution work?
After your DEI training what are the other things have you done to fill in the gaps? More training ? A speaker?
Gonna repost this cuz I need advice for my call tomorrow: how do you ask about company culture/actual environment since no in-persons/on-sites are being done and the company has so-so reviews?
Noob here. everyone keeps talking about strategy and operations roles. what are these roles about like life in the day of S&O associate, manager and what skills does one need to have to get a role.TIA
Broadly speaking, for a given generic consulting role, which B4 firm pays the most? Which pays the least?
Does it bother you when entire teams will congregate an area of the Executive lounge of a hotel and having a business meeting? It this bad etiquette?
Offered a role at ZS as SIP AC in pipeline strategy. How’s the hours in pipeline? Also what % raise is typical every year? Ty!
Hoping to get my PHR in the next year or so. Outside of employer reimbursement, are there other opportunities for this to get funded? I know SHRM Foundation offers scholarships for the CP, but I am looking for PHR specific help. Thank you! :)
Husband and I are moving to Seattle in a couple of months. His office is in downtown Seattle and mine is in Sodo. He wants to be able to walk or bike to work. I will be mostly WFH but want to be relatively close to office. We also have a pup. Any recommendations for neighborhoods or apartment buildings much appreciated! We would prefer to be close to parks and grocery stores vs. bars.
I need to find a job asap as I was let go and on a Visa. Any recommendations what firms to look at? Have exhausted my leads. M&A Tech is my background
What to do when you generally like your office culture, albeit lacking in racial diversity, but your leaders make culturally and racially insensitive and tone-deaf remarks...
Would you leave a good brand name consulting firm (making $140k TC) for a younger firm with a promotion (making $180k TC) - for context 2 YOE
Anyone from ZS company ? Want to know about how many rounds of interview is there for software testing. What if I clear all rounds then how they will offer? Currently my CTC is 4.5LAP n I'm holding one offer of 8.5LAP.
Has anyone gone on maternity or paternity leave while going up for promotion in the same year that is willing to share story or any impact?
Any advice for someone looking to transition into a full HR Generalist role from Recruiting. I’m currently a Campus Recruiter with about 5 years of HR experience (Coordinator- Higher Ed). I received my PHR certification in September 2020 and sitting for my SHRM-CP in two weeks. I’m having a hard time transitioning into a full Generalist position.
Starting interview process at EY. The next step is a video interview and a game challenge at the end. Anyone has any insights on what to expect? EY
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