A flat fee project contract is currently about a month over the expected end date, and it’s still going. Is it reasonable to ask for the remaining balance now vs end of project which was what was agreed upon?
Hey guys! Has anyone made the pivot from Merchandising to Project Management? I’d love to chat as it is something I am looking to do. Thanks! :)
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.
The manager on my project likes to ask another more junior woman do some "admin" stuff, such as book meetings, take notes, and even book his flight!! I really want to help this junior woman not do the admin stuff that much. What can I do?
I’m on a project with another consulting firm. They lead the PMO workstream and my firm handles the functional/tech implementation. (Cont)
My tech client wants a “Think Different” type of manifesto ad that will run for a year and magically increase their diversity hires while publicly making them look like (cont’d)
My team: can we have a call with you? (4:30pm CT). Client: no I have a meeting and then I'm gone for the day. (Me: lol smh)
Messaging a partner from two projects ago as I’m on the bench. Is it okay to ask for proposal work or if there are project needs? Not sure what I “can” ask for
How has your WFH experience during the pandemic impacted (or not) your sense of loyalty / willingness to sacrifice for: - your team - your client - your firm
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?
Planning to move to LA soon. Will be attending dance classes in west coast dance theatre (WDT) over the weekends and fly out on Monday’s to client location. Looking for a place between LAX and WDT.
I went to excellent schools, passed all my cpa exams the first time around in 3 months, got a job at a Big4, work on the biggest client in my office. Yet I constantly feel like I don’t belong cont...
Just got pulled off my main project and don't have any project scheduled yet.... Feel like I will be fired :(
Client just held a workshop with Agile Coaches from Accenture, what a colossal waste of time. What is the point ??
I have almost 6 yrs experience as an SAP HCM Functional Consultant. Have experience in US and Canada payroll. I am certified in successfactors EC and EC payroll. But no experience in that so far. Currently working in an on premise support project. Current ctc is 10.4 lpa with 10% variable. Is it good?? If i try to switch jobs how much hike should i ask?
Returned from sick leave and found out from other people at the office I totally messed up on a project that I worked on prior to sick leave. Now that my reputation has been ruined and facing an upcoming negative performance review. No one at the office stood up for me despite of positive work done prior to COVID or wants to hear what I have to say. I m bothered by this gaslighting practice both professionally and personally. I felt I was designated as the scape goat. Continued.
If my client expressed great appreciation to my work, can I ask for tips? Maybe we should normalize the tipping culture across all service areas. Just a random thought
Want to make my next career move in product design and was eyeing Capital One .. does anybody know how much Capital One Canada pays their entry level product designers? I’ve heard mixed signals in regards to their compensation structure … would love to hear about work culture as well.
Wharton EMBA worth it? Late career starter so limited white collar experience but interesting background/past life. Also have kids to support so can’t do a full time program. Want the MBA for career boost ($), as an entry to faang/MBB and to have more security for future opportunities. Worth it? Does the EMBA have the same faang/MBB recruitment access and weight as full time?
I have an interview with Guidehouse coming up. Any tips on what to expect? Also curious about pay for the senior consultant role. Guidehouse
Interviewed for a job late 2018. Accepted another offer. A day later, the first job reached out and I told them. Lost job for going to HR over a verbally abusive boss. Is it weird to reach back out...
Just joined D and looking at rollover options from old 401k. Are there any arguments against rolling over and leaving the old 401k as is?
Interesting perspective on a group who gets left out of the diversity conversation. https://www.diversityinc.com/9-things-never-to-say-to-white-colleagues/
What roles would a generalist tech consultant (3.5 YoE) apply for at a top tech company? I’m not a dev, and mainly have done tech strategy in the analytics space cross industry and PMO work. Have a ugrad and MS in engineering, six sigma certified. I do know python/R as well as tableau but don’t want to be a dev or BI analyst
I’m interviewing for BCG and had a principal reach out to me for a zoom chat. Is this normal for principals to reach out or is this a positive sign?
Just had a screening interview for the M&A group for a mid-size firm. Would you recommend sending thank you emails?
What are the exit options from Evalueserve ?
PSA: PwC has unfrozen comp and will be giving base comp adjustments effective on 01/01/2021. Advisory on cohort system will be trued up to their current cohort based on FY20 salary and all other groups will receive incremental salary adjustments from 1-5%. Now that’s a Christmas gift!
How many intercultural married desi here and is it a good or bad idea.. 32 male in a serious relationship - no objections from family or anything .. i rarely see any intercultural marriages in our culture so was wondering .. am i being blindsided -
Found a trip on ANA for 100k miles. I have 0 ANA miles but have >100k on United. Can I call united or ANA to use my United miles for this flight?
Has anyone moved from audit to recruiting within the big 4? How did you do it? How is the job?
Hi all, i am a tax staff in Boston for a national firm. I m looking for opportunities to relocate in SF area, San Jose. Please help. Thanks
I can’t tell anymore: are all married people miserable? Is it normal to think, ‘I can’t do this anymore’ when we’re alone? How do I reconcile that w/ my love for my child & their relationship?
Is Big 4 still recruiting experienced hires in consulting? I don’t think D is but what about Pwc, EY, Kpmg?
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