Extremely ignorant q but just got staffed on my first hc project. I know high level regulations play a big part in setting the tone for deal activity, but what/where can I read more about
Accurate depiction of trying to roll off a miserable project https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=qTj4aSPwTBk
I’m newish to this and not sure. If your extension isn’t signed yet, you can’t continue work for the client right until it is? At old firm, it was continue work then charge code for previous time/wk.
I just inherited someone and made him a Creative Project Manager. He is naturally a good PM (but never did it officially), and is a great people person, but doesn't have any professional experience as a CPM. I want to get him some great training so he can be great at it. We use InMotion Now as our project management software (which is generally great for us). Do you have any recommendations on any online trainings, seminars, podcasts, whatever, that I can pass along to him? TIA.
Any strategy project managers willing to have a quick chat with me? New PM here and looking to get some tips! TIA!
Hi ladies! Has anyone ever had a mental breakdown on the client site? I almost reached my breaking point after dealing with a psychotic PM for 7 months yesterday on the site and cried in the bathroom.
Got a 4 in my first year but not on a PIP. My current project is going very well. Is there any chance for me to get promoted next year ?
Looking to add a Female advisor to our team. Client facing experience required and work towards CFP is preferred. RIA north of Boston - new business not likely part of the role. firstname.lastname@example.org no calls.
I got hired as a freelancer on a project. 2 days in and we’re off to a slow start getting access to what I need. It’s paid hourly. I blocked out time to work a full day knowing I’d dive right in but that’s not how it turned out. My question is do I bill the full day even though I only put in a few hours of kick off calls and contacting folks to get access to the things I need? It’s not my fault they were disorganized. What would you do?
What is the best way to select a developer or agency? Submitted a project on upwork and got tons of proposals. Would love some advice on the recommended way to qualify them. Everyone seems to have very similar estimation, experience and a great deal of projects done in portfolio.
Should seniority be by title or length of time spent on a project? eg. Should A2 be delegating up to A3 if A2 has been on project longer but A3 is obviously in their promotion year ...
Anyone ever had a couple of off weeks and felt like they're bombing their project after being super successful on prior projects? How did you refocus and regroup/save your reputation on the project?
Hi 🐠, need some advice. Was told by my manager that time doing research (for info related to my client) is not client billable and has to be charged to the overhead code. This strikes me as fundamentally wrong, esp bc this is a flat rate project so the hours will just affect my utilization / internal metrics, not how much the client is billed. I asked for a non-billable code that counts towards utilization but was told my utilization is fine even though I’d be billing <40hrs & to use OH code
Just moved to industry and trying to understand pricing for pwc/Strat&, Chartis, Accenture and EY/Parthenon. How much would they each charge for a team of 1 manager and 2 analysts/associates for 5 weeks? And which one is more flexible to give discounts or fees at risk in the hope of winning another phase of project? How big is price difference vs bcg/Mck? Thanks for intel!
New project has finally got together a solid team. We're kicking off some new work within the next few weeks. I also might get my offer from my firm in a few weeks... how bad does jumping ship look?
Just got pulled off my main project and don't have any project scheduled yet.... Feel like I will be fired :(
Planning to apply to McKinsey & Company from Google as I feel my career progression is incredibly slow and I was interested in Switzerland (either Geneva or Zurich). Coming with 5 YOE of which 4 as a cloud consultant and one in operations, for which position should I go? I was considering both the classical McK and the digital division. Any advice?
I'm being offered a role of Senior Lead Consultant in FIS Global. I want to know what is the hierarchy that is followed in FIS and what is my level in that hierarchy? Also, what will be the best compensation for this position? I have 5 Years of experience. #FIS #hierarchy #information #help
Hey guys. I have a soon to be nonprofit church struggling because they already started services (collecting offerings too against my advice) before things were set with an EIN and they gave an event already planned out and are trying to find a way to spend and collect before the things are in order. They want to know if one of their small business owners can expense and collect then consider it a donation. Is this possible? Any advice or loopholes that are Legal and will avoid issues later on?
Can someone please share case interview/ and power day product design case tips and compensation range at Capital One for PM role. TIA
Before I graduated uni I interviewed with Pega and it was damn hard but I nailed it…until the final stage was dinner with a few others at a Thai restaurant. I quietly enjoyed my curry, not realizing I was supposed to be selling myself throughout the meal too. Took me a few years to realize what I messed up - I flew home so confident too. Haha
Just got audited for expense and they are saying that I'll owe approximately $3,500-$4,000. Has anyone ever gone through this process before? What generally happens next?
How are you planning to pay for your MBA? What scholarships are good to start researching?
Completely bombed an interview yesterday, and I’m ok with that. I realized how wildly unprepared I was and how I can make it better for the next ones I have lined up! It’s ok to fail and learn from mistakes. Also my kids were running around in the background so hopefully that wasn’t the reason 🤣
In need of advice. Have offer (180k) for VP project manager role (Implementation Leader). It’s a PMO role so I have big concerns about career impact and exit ops. Feeling burnt out from consulting.
Remember how Republicans keep screaming bloody murder about “cancel culture” while simultaneously making a concerted effort to prevent people from voting?
Is this legal? I’m staffed on a long project with 1+ years remaining. I routinely expense between ~2.5k on hotels weekly. I want to buy a local property and Airbnb it to myself... continued
Lmao about all of the liberals losing their minds. Guys, if Either party had put up a decent candidate, this wouldn't haven even been a contest. Let's not kid ourselves about the alternative.
Thinking of going to bschool. What is the starting salary and guaranteed bonus for a senior consultant coming out of bschool at MBB vs Accenture Strategy vs Deloitte S&O?
Looking for a new opportunity in the social strategy/community management space. Any agencies you’d recommend to look into (bonus if any are hiring)?
How is westin resort at Cancun ? I received an offer from SPG for a discounted 5D/4N stay and trying to decide if I should book it. Thanks!
I’m definitely not the only one with sentiment for this statement: 2020 was a year of loss. Our design team was reduced by 75%; when I signed on there were 20 designers and now there are 3! Is anyone else trying to rebuild? What frameworks/tactics will you try? What will you let go of that may have worked in a pre-COVID world? What does selling design look like in 2021?
Alvarez & Marsal friends - is the firm still hiring (even if onboarding is delayed)? And, if so, would anyone be open to providing a referral?
“A new study suggests that almost half of those hospitalized with COVID-19 have mild or asymptomatic cases.”
Tie or no tie for video interview?
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