If I work in Night shift in Wipro, would I Get any shift allowance or its totally depends on the project?
I shop at BR and my client counterpart Shops at BR clearly. Some days we will have on the same shirt.....awkward.
Have two brand new hires (Analysts) on project. Feels nerve wrecking as their manager sometimes.. i will forever be their first manager; want to make their experience with remembering.
Just had my first experience of being marginalized on a project, all ideas taken or given credit to someone else, and enduring a bromance between the other two consultants on the team. I’m not too...
Consulting is like driving with your client in the passenger seat and they keep trying to grab the steering wheel and drive you into oncoming traffic.
It’s well known that the difference in work culture in Europe vs US is quite different. Can you comment on some of the differences when it comes to work/life balance, competitiveness, client dynamics
That moment when you had all your projects out the door, ready to pack for your vacation and chill, but your client comes back with "urgent" changes. #fml #almostthere
Anyone else tire of the “plant mom” and “dog dad” me too conversation? It seems to be more frequent. For example, company says, “Parents, please share pictures of working from home with your kids during Covid” for a diversity and inclusion project. Undoubtedly someone responds, “what about my plant babies? 🤣”. I don’t want sympathy but I find it childish. Just give us the courtesy of understanding that plants and pets are not the same. Stop “me too’ing”
Hard money loan for a buy, rehab rent project: 168k principal, 8% interest, 2.9% loan cost (4.8k) and 4 points (6.7k) The upfront cost seems a bit excessive to me or is this normal today?
I have a full sleeve. Cool to wear a short sleeve polo to a client site or should I wear long sleeves?
Anyone in LA in search of an Account Director or similar client side role? Auto, FinTech, Retail experience.
In the process of reviewing systems to put in place for client contacts, reviews, prospecting, etc. Was wondering if you had any recs to help w client service/retention, development, and acquisition.
Walking into client sites in 2021 like
I live with a healthcare professional on the front lines of treating C19. Both of us are fully vaccinated but I’m worried about being an asymptomatic carrier of the delta variant as we start to return to client sites where there might be unvaccinated folks. How are firms addressing this?
Sent an email to my network looking for a few points of research to round out a simple deck and am now being hounded by a team trying to sell their services to my client who doesn't need it. #sharks
Partner demanding to cancel spring break vacation that was approved last Oct. My project got pushed so now my vacay is the middle of UAT. Paid non refundable 5k air and hotel for my family. WTF?
What are the packages like at PwC if you are laid off. Is it 2 weeks per year? Negotiable? If you are getting laid off in the next few weeks do you get your bonus?
Been off of FB for a while, so apologies if this has been discussed at length - feel free to point me to a thread. Wondering the speculation on travel for consulting given the pandemic/WFH normalizing/etc? Is the assumption it will return to like before (3/4/5 weekly etc) or do you all anticipate more work from home and distance work?
What apps/systems do you use to keep track of all your projects and tasks for the various matters you're working on? I recently took on a more senior associate role and am juggling even more projects and assignments than before. I want to make sure I am putting my best foot forward and keeping track of everything I'm juggling so I don't drop something by accident.
What’s higher - associate or sr analyst? Currently I’m holding an associate title but got a job offer as a sr analyst at an equally reputable industry company that pays a bit higher. Just worried the title might drag me down a bit - but the salary will make me take it.
After 2 years I finally rolled off a stressful project and it feels great! My energy and my over all well being have significantly improved. This morning I feel like I’m ready to take on the world!
I’ve been with ACN for 3 years now and want to start job hunting to see what’s on the market. Any tips for the interviews? (best presenting myself, salary questions etc) Haven’t done any in the past 3 years; forgot how it felt like..
How much do people save, pre and post tax, including 401k contributions? I’m 2 years out of college, no debt, making 90k a year, saving around 30% pre tax a year, wondering how others think about this
I went out to work and my husband had packed up some of his stuff and left without leaving a note. I was able to get in touch with him and know where he is and that he wants to take a break. I was in care as a child and I dont have parents to speak to, and my friends have to go to sleep at some point. What are the first things I need to do to keep safe and are reasonable? He isn't violent and the joint account has nothing in it.
Looking to get into healthcare somewhere in the big 4! Someone point me in the right direction! No real preference what firm as long as the healthcare team is strong...any advice?
Recently laid off at mid-sized NYC real estate litigation firm (first year associate making $120k before cuts in April, then $112k). I was invited to interview at a small firm and asked salary requirements. Should I give a range or specific number?
Have any of your schools discussed the idea of live streaming your classroom? How would you feel about that?
Wait! Most people in this group aren’t mbb! So, this group isn’t how we can network and figure our next steps?
If I put in my notice right before the holiday weekend, will they ask me to leave that day or should I just wait till we get back?
Are there any careers that suit transferring teachers? I was recently diagnosed with an anxiety disorder, and the thought of having to stand "on stage" and teach M-F isn't feasible for my mental health.
Spg or Hilton honors? Currently spg plat but wanted to know if anyone had better experiences with Hilton (service, upgrades, points accumulation mainly)
Is copy that’s been approved by a client fair game for them to use anywhere? It was only supposed to be for print and now it’s showing up all over their social. Don’t get me wrong.. I’m excited but
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