I'm starting at a new agency as a CD in a couple of weeks. Given there's no opportunity to meet face to face and have interactions in passing, what's the best way to get to know my new team and be a good leader over zoom and teams?
No matter if you love or hate zoom, I have noticed being “face to face” has been a good forcing function to keep me motivated about my appearance and “getting ready for work”. My P likes camera on
How are you guys keeping things going with people you've been seeing? Just had a zoom date last weekend where we watched a movie but idk of any other ideas And how do you make moves to into...
Two down, two to go for my CPA's... Is there ever a situation where my scores matter? Or is the only thing that matters passing? Feeling like I can slack more with a 94 and 90 under my belt...
Banana Boat sunscreen smells sooooooo f*kin GOOD. I look forward to rubbin some on me every 4 hours. I'm bout to get some right g*kin nooow before this zoom meeting.
Came across this in case anyone interested. I am in no way part of this seminar or affiliated with Shearman. https://shearman.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_J4un1ruWQtq1H9eRu9QLTg?fbclid=IwAR38Vkq_K9XZiUFSPBC4GspOirK2AlYHwkB3KHJjuZ4VkkY9H9NKm75HF7Q
What are some good headphones for Skype calls? Preferably bluetooth. My current headphones bring in too much background noise of the slightest things for the person on the other end.
Anyone figured out a good way to keep hearings public? I'm trying to figure out if I can get the courts to post zoom links for hearings somewhere.
Birthday ideas: My SO and I are planning on a Zoom virtual birthday party for our 1 year old next month. We are thinking of sending out an Evite this week but have 0 ideas for the party. Any suggestions? Thank you!
I wonder how this crisis will affect childhood development. Socialization over zoom is just not how humans are made
Campus recruiters: I am not a premium employer on Handshake but I want to host a multi-school virtual info session. Can’t I use the same link for a Teams meeting (or Zoom or whatever) and request events at each of the schools I’m targeting? I know that’s a lot of manual work to set up the individual school events but is there any reason that wouldn’t work? It’s been a while since I’ve had to do this and I don’t want to have to re-do anything and look messy! Thanks for any tips in advance!
Hi! May I get a referral to slack? I'm learning to not sell myself short even tho I'm a boot camp grad. I've seen a couple of boot camp grads land at amazing companies and I'd love for my life to change like theirs.
Any of your firms do virtual gifts or corporate appreciation for your teams? We want to do something for our hard working team that is spread out over the nation but not make it an event where we’re stuck doing over zoom. Ideally something like wine delivery just to show appreciation
Hey guys, I have an interview with a great agency next friday. Does someone want to lipsync for me? timesofindia.indiatimes.com/when-lip-syncing-went-horribly-wrong-in-a-skype-interview/videoshow/71501429.cms
How do you create a setup where you’re not “looking away” from the camera on calls when you use your second monitor primarily for everything? I’ve gotten feedback saying it looks like I’m not paying attention when conversing on zoom.
Just had a great Zoom breakout room chat with a Bain Consultant who’s an alum the b-school I’m attending (Experience Bain). Asked a couple questions and really enjoyed the convo. Ok to connect on LinkedIn?
If we thought about it back in March, we probably could’ve predicted which companies would do well, like Zoom, Amazon, Instacart, etc. And invested accordingly. Anyone have any thoughts for forecasting the next few months? ￼Opportunities to take advantage of?
What does Accenture provide to the new Joinee who will be WFH in a different city? Analyst position, if that matters.
PwC SDC Bangalore HRs are verbally promising permanent work From Home/Anywhere. Do you think it's going to be like that or they will call to office in coming months ? It's just a trick to attract candidates.
Hi. I have 2 years of experience in a support project at TCS. However, i have learned tableau side by side. What are the opportunities i can look for? I have a very strong knowledge on tableau, so how much hike i can expect? My CTC is 4.12LPA. PLS HELP ME!!!!!!
Hi All, I am looking for a job change in Cloud Consulting role. I have 3 years of experience with B-Tech and MBA. Certified in Azure AZ-900 and AWS Sysops Administrator-Associate and working on GCP currently. I have worked as BA/Consultant on multiple cloud transformation and decommissioning projects in Financial Services domain. Many thanks :)
I accepted a new associate position with a solo practitioner a couple of weeks ago. I'm supposed to start in a week. I've put in my notice. I got an unexpectedly positive pregnancy test today. I'm terrified about how to handle this. I think the solo I'm going to work for is stretching the budget to hire me. I don't want this person to lose money on me or feel legally obligated to keep me. How do I handle this?
Hi Fishers, Got offer from Deloitte USI and PwC SDC Which one is better choose. PwC permanent WHF Salary both same Management Consulting How is work life balance in both? Is there any onsite opportunities?
Technically we’re not supposed to talk about who is our client... how far do you go? My client is a cool tech company and I see ppl I know on site..they technically know that X is a Deloitte client
Anyone know the secret in getting an interview at McKinsey? I know potential hires typically get noticed at Deloitte through referrals and direct emails to the recruiter, but what about McKinsey? Are the applications online a black hole as well? I know an incredibly smart TS SCI Full Scope Poly professional and I think they would be incredible at McKinsey but not sure how to advise them. Any tips?
Should I open an IRA Roth account? Need suggestion on better allocation. Im mid 20s, making 80K pre-tax. My allocation is as followed: 1) 401k account has only $21K. 5% in Roth and 3% in pre-tax, no IRA account yet. My company matches 100% up til 3%, and 50% til 5%. 2) 85K in stocks, including both base and profits 3) 50K in real estate 4) 25K emergency funds. No debt. Should I open an IRA roth account and max it out? Not sure what my goal is. Im 40% high risk high reward, 60% stability.
Why is CLT always terrible?
When networking for exit opps, do you generally attach your resume on an initial reach out?
Partners, at B4 I’ve heard that after 10 years you become fully vested in the partnership. What all does that mean with regards to shares / other benefits (vs. say a 9-year partner)? Thanks!
Selling points of being a CPA and CFE going into Managing Consulting without getting a MBA.
How do I switch teams or pursue another role at the firm? I’m a first year associate who just finished their first year at the firm. Do I just apply to an opening that I see? Also my RL quit this week so do I need permission from anyone to transfer? Or just apply to roles I like?
I was hired at my new agency as an account supervisor 7 months ago with a $95k salary. I am being promoted to Management supervisor, a number was thrown out of $110k salary for the new title and responsibilities. I have over 5 yrs experience in the industry. I think the offer is low because I was just recently hired earlier this year. Thoughts on what I should counter with?
How valuable is the AWS cloud practitioner and AWS solution architect certifications if I’m coming from a consulting role where it wasn’t applied much practically, even though company is Health IT . I have a high technical aptitude but I’m wondering how much weight do they hold as far as new opportunities if I haven’t used them in work but understand them well enough to speak through the information and pass the certs. Any insight is helpful only been in a consulting 1.5 yr and want to expand
Last night I decided to leave my husband over recurring emotional infidelity. We have a one yo. I’m worried abt how this will impact my career (I’m pretty early tenure) and don’t know how I could parent without a partner as a consultant Also worried about how this will affect my finances immediately (I make more and have more in my retirement accounts) and in the long term What should my next step be? I haven’t yet told him.
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