Any tips for internal interviews for a title bump, but also to be on different team/client?
Wife’s client (she’s an advisor) started a crypto company last year. 7 employees, and he wants to talk to me about being chief accounting officer. I’d have equity in company. His end goal is...
Considering moving from Deloitte Cyber to Morgan Stanley Cyber. Senior Consultant -> Associate. Would be a 35k increase in salary. My major concern is going from client facing to back office, and that maybe the growth curve is flatter at Morgan Stanley. What do you guys think?
I joined in September 2021 as consultant. Was on bench till mid October. Now my utilization is only 58%. I am a little confused with these numbers. Do I need to check with someone on this or is this ok for a recent hire?
Looking for pumping advice. I’m starting to panic. I’m starting with a new client tomorrow (just found out I would be starting so soon today) and I’ve asked a few times if there is a mother’s room...
The client. The client. The client. Extracts from a “motivational” internal email! “Our biggest competition is ourselves....The only metric that matters is “client satisfaction”.
Originally a freelance fashion stylist/ creative director & editor, went into fashion-tech (startup for big UK retailer) had lots of success with omnichannel content production and marketing, worked with a social media agency, juggled lots of clients and now consulting for a pilot project with 190 small businesses 1:1 with digital strategy & marketing- Current role has been reduced to part-time due to lack of government funding...SO, WHAT'S NEXT?! HELP!
I’m struggling significantly on my project, and the immense pressure I feel to deliver is causing extreme periods of anxiety and panic attacks where it’s becoming difficult to work. I want to talk to
I have received an offer from Mphasis but client is DXC ...is it a good option to consider. Are there chances to get development. Stack - .net angular
Can anyone tell me from which path i can find that from which date i am on bench and what will be end date of bench?
Fly out to your client and you go from 50 degrees to negative 6 degrees in a single day, wake up its busy season
How has your experience been with bay area customers? I have worked with Wall St, and oil&gas customers. This is 1st time for a tech firm on a tech project. What should I expect & do differently?
Our client was featured on national TV unexpectedly and we can’t find the clip anywhere. Hoping some production friends might know a good way to find clips. If it helps, the channel was CNN and i know the exact time the clip aired.
Already on the bench for 7 weeks and nothing on radar until Jan end .... when does the talent or HR meeting invite come?
My joining date in tcs is May4th.Any idea about back to office plans for tcs.Or does it depend up on the project that I am getting allocated to.Tata Consultancy
Can we travel to client loc if the amendment for H1-B is yet to be filed for new location? it might take more than a month for amendment to be just filed
What happens if project is just for 2 months?
My boss is asking me to “reconsider” the way I approach a client… I am in charge of this annoying corporate maintenance thing that we do for a client (I.e., making board of directors meeting to comply with some regulatory reporting required. I always end up missing deadlines. How would you reply?
How are y’all addressing Blackout Tuesday on social tomorrow? My client is staying dark to avoid getting called out.
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Looking for any Senior ABM/Senior Enterprise Marketing Manager role- +6 years of experience- B2B, Saas. Thanks ladies
Hi friends! Does anyone here work at Google, TikTok, Meta, or other tech companies? I’m trying to transition to the tech side, but it’s very challenging. Any tips or reccos are appreciated!
Have lot of Sunday night anxieties because of the work week ahead. Any tips on how you handle those?
Hi guys can we leave Virtusa in a day? I have got a better offer? Also how is Google account for wlb?
I'm an associate at ZS ASSOCIATES with ~2 YOE.
Current base is 10 and gross ~13.
I wanted to switch to finance domain. Where should I apply? What's the growth at MS and JPMC wrt to growth in ZS? WLB?
Also, are there any firms who does consulting/Analytics for stock markets/mutual funds ? Apologies in advance, if it is lame question.
Most underrated stock right now?
Looking for a recruiter for a large construction firm based in Chicago. DM me for details
1. What is the future of Blockchain and A Blockchain developer in Indian IT sectors ?
2. Is it possible for a freelancer to strive as a Blockchain developer in current / near future time ?
Any cybercurrencies under 1 dollar that are worth buying and holding for a few years to see if they spike?
Would anyone consider themselves a SME in Workday? How did you get to that point? What helped you the most in learning Workday? TIA
I am thinking about moving to a startup as chief of staff after 2 years of post MBA consulting experience.
Anyone have anecdotal benchmarks for what I should be aiming for in terms of pay etc.? My TC this year was ~£110k
Any other advice also welcome!
Our company is transitioning employees to the same review date next year. What are some of the other review processes like in other companies? Are 90 day reviews still recommended if everyone has the same review date?
Does anyone have any advice for dogs who hate snow? I put a jacket on him (he literally will not walk in doggy boots), and shoveled the snow so there is some patch of grass but he still won’t go. He hasn’t peed/pooped since yesterday around 1pm. I’ve set up a wee wee pad inside but he’s never used them. I’ve never wanted my dog to pee indoors so much 😭😭
If your girlfriend of 4 years is expecting you to help her get a us green card after marriage - is this normal or screams gold digger?
Context: Close friend has been in a serious relationship with his girlfriend, and she’s always been loving, down to earth, and has even helped him out financially when he got laid off last year. He thinks she’s legit but she recently told him that when they got married, getting her us green card was uncompromisable. Is this normal ask or is she using him?
Guys who have left consulting - what do you wear to work now? I recently started in industry (life sciences), and when I walk around the office I literally look like a consultant who’s on site.
Hi ladies, I’m looking for a new opportunity in Marketing. I have years of experience and a great skill set. I’m done with working on a team dealing with racial undertones and micro aggressions. I’d love to work with a team of creative and collaborative individuals. Any help would be greatly appreciated! Would love to chat and send my resume and portfolio.
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SM about to become a “friend of the firm” and now exploring external oppties. My salary seems to be (ahem) a challenge for most of what I see in industry. How have others handled this transition?Tips?
It’s an odd feeling when you leave a project and the hotel employees who have become family vanish from your life.
Goodbye Courtyard family. I’ll actually miss you, unlike my own kids who I hate.
Have a first discussion with Bain tomorrow and recruiter said ‘have a good reason for why Bain’ any people with first hand experience or insight into what really sets Bain apart (than being one of the MBB and the high level stuff) Bain & Company
Just to be clear, you can't get something out of the overhead bin if the fasten seatbelt sign is on, right?
An EY partner asked me to interview for a PI "strategy" manager level role.. any idea of base comp ceiling? Already making 170 base, could I get around this?
Thinking of giving a 3 week notice. My exec is going on vacation next week and I also know this is going to throw quite the wrench in their plans for the team. Has anyone done more than 2 weeks? Yay or nay?
Has anyone gone through the process of buying an older home in fully developed area, tearing it down, then rebuilding a nice new home? I really want to do it but want to hear from someone who has done it!
If you join in the middle of the year, does your utilization get adjusted? If so, when does it show up on Staffit? I've been here since may and have been utilized since day 3, yet TOD shows me at 58%
Should I get TSA pre check now and shell out the $ or wait a month until I start Big4 to get reimbursed?
I have a friend wanting to apply for consulting at a Big 4 with 8 months of work experience. I realize they would start as entry level, but should they wait a full year before applying or apply now?..
To the horrible partner at PwC who told me my PTSD was just me being weak because you got divorced and you’re ok, you have no idea what the words were that came out of your mouth, and I’m sorry I had to hear them.
Would you rather be a partner at MBB/b4 or take a cxo level role with unicorn startup like snowflake or stripe? And why? (there is no 3rd option). Age / location / industry / culture / wlb etc is not relevant!!
What music do you listen to while working?
I can’t just have one or two beers. It’s either none or 6-10—I find it means I drink very rarely except for a few more aggressive nights. I’m a bit worried that it’s gonna lead to a problem. Thoughts?
Anyone ever been contacted by a headhunter from Consulting Point? Legit firm or scam central?
Hypothetically, if an associate wants to roll off with no new project because they are bored is it reasonable to ask them to eat the hours for a handover ?
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