I am entry level, but I got placed in a project where I am not learning anything and will be here for a year. Any advice on what I could do inside or outside of work to build skills?
Client said to me: when I walk into any of my agencies all I see are kids under 35 claiming to have figured out business problems our whole company hasn’t. Where are the grownups in your agencies?
What are the best areas to be in SAP. What are the growing modules. Looking for functional (client facing) and technical
I have a good job offer in internal audit with well known company. I am currently an audit senior with a promotion to managed next year. Should I wait? Is internal audit a good career path?
Is life in the Bay Area still worth it? Ridiculous housing costs, LA like traffic, worsening infrastructure, homelessness.. I’m thinking about relocating to WA, OR or TX to raise a family. Thoughts?
What do people think of the recent JK Rowling controversy? Just read her essay and it did raise some very interesting points. Wondering what others think
D folks: when getting a promo, are there two separate raise percentages, one for the promo and one for performance/merit, or is it just one percentage?
Just found out my multi year project is ending in 2 months (nobody knows that I know). I plan to leave the company when this happens. How do I play this?
Scenario: Australia-based consultant working with US client, can't fly due to covid so remote working. Is it reasonable to demand consultant to switch to client working hours? Say its a 8 week stint
A consultant in my practice has been weirding out a bunch of people, setting 1:1 requests and giving unsolicited career advice/mentorship. We think she's angling for a promotion. At this point she is
I had a recent manager that I’m thinking about reporting to HR. He called me emotional during a meeting, made a joke about how I was “fired” in front of the client, and in general berated me everyday. I fear the reprecrussions though. What do you think? Anyone else been through something like this?
If I join Deloitte mid year (Jan-Feb), what’s a reasonable expectation of the pay raise of next fiscal year since the rate will be prorated ?
I’m curious how many people discuss their salaries with coworkers? I’ve been told not to do this, but I’m thinking of asking for a promotion and it’d be great to know a baseline for what coworkers at that level make already.
Raise your hand if your company made you update your email signature and now your company’s logo has a little roof on it. I know I’m not alone.
Work Escalation. High profile project and wfh got scrapped 😩having anxiety issues. Couldn't sleep. Does work and what happens at work stress you guys out? How do you handle it
I'm rolling off my project in two weeks and shit, just realized I can't expense my life on my Anex anymore. Where do I buy food?? SOS
Client’s ‘value-add’ at our workshop today : drew a ‘cute car that looks like a dog’ for the parking lot
Need advice: My SO is going through his MBA program now and is thinking about taking a low paying think sub 40k dollar a year job rather than going through traditional campus recruiting. Cont...
Do we need an LCA+Ammendment to remove a work location? Ex: office you no longer work from or wfh location that you are not using anymore?
What time do you get to the office or log on if you’re working remotely? And why? At my firm it seems like the 9am start is declining.
Anyone else feel bad when recruiting? These MBAs prep so much, are more qualified than I was when I was an MBA student, and I'm rejecting them for small mistakes in their cases.
What’s a typically salary in Southern California for a first year senior leaving to senior account, fp&a, or financial analyst? In
Anyone care to share what a good salary expectation is in DC for a senior associate with about 3.5 years of experience in PA? (Audit, but looking to switch to something else) Thanks!
Are there any tips to make connections or lasting impressions in first one or two meetings with senior clients? I am just moving to a manager position so want to be be prepared
Has everyone that's been getting laid off been on the bench? Or were you guys actively on projects and got surprised come CRT?
Resources for free or low cost virtual therapy these days? Just had twins and suffer from PPD. Worried about losing my job and our healthcare. The anxiety is crippling & I don’t have support. Pls help
Since my non-MBB consulting internship after grad school ended in April I’ve been actively trying to network with MBB people as much as possible. It was very successful and I was encouraged to apply as an experienced candidate for an entry role by recruiters & consultants but not before fall. I had to accept a different consulting job in the meantime to receive income and being able to work but am willing to quit anytime in case I get an MBB offer. (cont.)
What kind of insurance plan do you have and why did you opt for that? Specifically asking for those with similar situations - in in my mid twenties, no major health concerns but want to start taking better care of myself.
Had any one left Big 4 to do IT audit contract work? Interested to here how your experience was and any pros vs. cons.
Have to vent. Just had a leader say “you there??” via Slack because I didn’t respond within 60 seconds. About a non-urgent issue (sending an email out). This doesn’t help the fact that I’m trying to work on not feeling like I need to respond immediately to everyone. This is a recurring thing. Sorry if it comes off as petty but I feel like I need to be at their beck and call 24/7. I’ve gotten text messages in the evening similar to this too.
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