Got terrible feedback from COO after CD & I built a system into a project. We only asked for proofreading and the COO tells us his suggestions are easy but they break the entire system. Any advice?
On a project that's hosting a workshop overseas, but budget may not have room for me to join in person. Recs on how to approach convo with team leads? Even willing to pay out of pocket for experience
Been listening to my project’s Managing Director get up-sold on his home internet package for the last 30min 😂
I’ve had two roles in a row confirm me and then un-confirm me right before flying out. I’ve been on the bench for six weeks and would take any project. Annoyed and just want to be staffed
I'm definitely more productive remote. The office just provides too many opportunities for socializing. Plus I wouldn't feel ethical billing my client for my midday nap.
Project management just said they're going to pull expenses for everyone on the team - what kinds of things do people usually get in trouble for?
"Even though the control is clearly not operating effectively, PwC does not feel like doing any additional work and/or feel like listening to the client's shit. As such, no exception noted."
Advice needed: I was just staffed on a local project with new team I don't know. I have a family thing in my hometown I'd like too attend. However I'd have to fly out Friday. Continued..
In the process of trying to roll off a traveling project to a local project. In speaking to my performance manager is it fair of me to bring up struggles with my mental health from being on the road..
Advice needed: aiming to leave in Sept, was just offered an 8-week strategy project that is great experience for my target industry. Problem is I’m slated to manage next phase of a pilot I... (contd)
How do you “exit to client”? Is it the actual client team you are working for..? Does the client stakeholder give you a recommendation to a hiring manager in the company? I just don’t see how people do it Sounds illegal
As an independent agent, what software would you recommend for (CRM) Client Relationship Management?
What should a Big 4 firm pay a contractor to come in on a short term TMT project? Partner and director will be off-site, manger and contractor embedded setting up PMO.
How do you answer the expected salary range question with recruiters in industry? I would take a pay cut to not travel, but I don’t want to leave money on the table.
My wife's aunt is probably going to pass away next week. Ant suggestions to reduce her last minute flight? I don't have miles since my job never requires travel. We just need one round trip ticket.
My agency just announced better maternity policies effective Jan 1 2020. I am currently on mat leave will be joining back end of January. Technically, I won’t be eligible for the updated benefits....
To the man one row in front of me in first class on Delta flight tonight. How dare you hold your phone poised for video while passengers are loading & then video a very attractive female cont
Heading to the EY San Francisco office for a super day interview. Where should I eat? Never been to this area. Anywhere I should explore? Just have tonight and tomorrow afternoon.
Can someone please share a link for the salary spreadsheet that was circulated a while ago? Can’t find the post. TIA
Going to be up front. I am an African American man who has found it severely difficult to find a job in PR. I was let go from my AAE level position 18 months ago and have interviewed at several firms in NYC in the past year with no luck. Luckily I have been in grad school since then but I’m going to need to survive and have gainful employment soon. Can anyone offer any assistance? I know COVID isn’t helping the situation either....
Just got an offer I intend to accept, but year end reviews are coming up in two weeks and I'm up for promotion. Would you go through the process without saying anything, just in case? Or be up front about intending to leave?
Can I book 3 1 night stays each week at my SPG property to hit the status challenge faster? Just found out my 5 nights from my spg amex don't count towards it. Any downsides to doing that?
While packing: I'm going to work out twice a day at the hotel. After each day: hey, free beer & cookies at the Residence Inn.
Is there a non-profit that takes donations of airline miles, hotel points, etc. for families to travel to be with loved ones during medical emergencies? (Not like Ronald McDonald house.)