Flying from my client site to Kentucky for the Taylor Swift concert. Nothing like getting ready for a concert at the airport...
When your Midwestern client discovers the remnant henna on your hands from your friends wedding and thinks you have skin disease #cantmakethisup
What are some of the oldest tools or technology you've seen at your firm or a client that needs desperate upgrading?
What's more common for you? 1. using network to get on a project you really like. 2. HR staffs you on something without any prior communication.
Changing my IM/calendar status to "busy" for the rest of the day so I can listen to Adele's new album uninterrupted by the client
After 3 years in commercial, i decided to join a federal project. everyday now feels like a vacation.
That awkward moment when you're leading a client meeting but you're on PTO in a beach town and the client hears the waves and music in the background. #sorrynotsorry
The best feeling in the world is getting a client email over break and ignoring it. Not during Christmas, bitch.
....in which I just deployed my "out of office" message for the holidays and my client still texts me. #why
To significant other: Yea I took PTO today. (Proceed to get on 2 hr call, 30 minute post call, 2 hr of churning out client request, review of deliverable by partner, issue to client. And its 7PM.
Would you ever flirt with a resource manager to get staffed on a different project? Or is it pretty much a negative end result?
Have to start flying Southwest due to my airport and client travel requirements. Any tips/tricks and flying SWA for business?
Partner sent me the outline of a deck at 11:30pm. "Need completed deck in our back pocket for client meeting at 8:00am tomorrow. Thanks." 🎉🖕🏼💤
Had a debate with some BCGers this weekend. When you're not on a project, makes more sense to say you're on the bench or the beach?
Donald Trump is the literal representation of a clueless consultant trying to BS his way through client presentation for which he knows nothing about.
How to get out of getting staffed on a bad project if you don't have anything else lined up? #help!
If anyone is working on a project at Apple, can you put 3-way FaceTiming in the scope backlog? Thanks.
Would Deloitte give me a mouse (wireless or otherwise) for free if I asked them nicely? I mean I know I can just get one from the hybrid allowance. But I'm just curious...
I feel so depressed every morning and extremely anxious and overwhelmed about all the stuff I have to get done. I know I should be thankful for having a job but I just want to quit, I feel like the job isn’t worth it sometimes...
I am about to get an offer from societe generale. If my variable pay is 3 lakhs, for 1st rating will i get 3 lakhs and for 3rd rating just 1 lakh? Please help to understand this and how is the yearly hike and what are the other benefits and technology stack. I heard Work life balance is really good. I have 8.5 years of experience - offered 22 as fixed and 5.5 as variable apart from PF and gratuity. Is it good to join ? How many leaves do we get per year ? Request to assist.Societe Generale Societe Generale Glo
will EXPR and NOC take off ..?
With the extended student loan pause now in place, and growing calls for student loan cancellation, I’m curious: what would $50,000 of student debt cancellation mean to you? Interested in hearing about how it would affect your professional goals and plans, but also what it would mean for your personal life.
Bank wants to offer me a new job prior to increase and bonus announcement. Trying to get them to consider the new salary when making my offer - I'm advisory and new senior. Help?
Hi Everyone - are there any EY folks that can give me some insight into the working environment and any changes to your travel requirements. I’m considering a role in the FSO unit. Thanks!
If you transfer from one firm to another, do everyone a favor and learn your new firm's culture/ways of doing things as quickly as possible. Listen to people, even those below you, on these things. 😡
I cannot stand one of my colleagues. Hes an older guy who always summarizes everyones ideas or notes and repackage them as his own. Then send them back to us in emails like “submitting my thoughts for review or consideration” when we were all on the same call. Some days its funny because its so delusional, other days its outright infuriating. End rant.
Common or uncommon for small firms to provide laptops to attorneys? We are mostly in the office now but we basically let people work from home whenever they want - if that makes a difference.
What’s the dumbest / most trivial correction a senior lawyer made to a document? For me, it was a senior associate who told me to change the font on a watermark to match the text.
Is there a long wait these days for a plain Datejust on oyster bracelet and black or blue dial? Smooth dial, so as simple as it gets.
I've recently seen several TikTok clips of teachers who summarize their own 'coming out' (various orientations represented) conversations with students. What is your position on that educator-to-student conversation platform in the classroom?
Is vayner really that bad of a place to work? I hear their name thrown around but curious to hear from people that actually worked there.
Been with my gf for a number of years now and we’re talking about marriage. She told me today that she wants me to take her last name. Like, it’s whatever but honestly I wasn’t even asking her to take mine, just figured we’d both keep our own last names and now im a little confused/uncomfortable. She thinks it’d be super progressive for me to do, and is really dedicated to what seems like a recently acquired idea. Not sure how to handle this.
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