Is there a site like builtin but geared towards consumer good companies? If anyone knows any consumer goods oriented startups (early or later stage) looking to expand their finance team please let me know. I have 3 years of n&a experience and 2 years of strategy/finance exp at a consumer goods company.
I'm currently completing a tax LLM (as a foreign trained lawyer) but considering pursuing a JD. I'd like to do it part-time while working. Which firm/service line gives me the best chance to do both? Also, is part-time Big4 work even a thing?
Hi everyone, a question to the tech industry at large.
Why are people so hesitant to hire disabled candidates?
I am a visually impaired practitioner in South Africa, with 7 years of experience, and as soon as recruiters or business owners hear/read that I'm disabled, the conversation gets awkward and I never hear from them again.
Folks in federal consulting at Deloitte, PwC, Booz, KPMG. How much do you make as a second year Senior Consultant (level below Manager)? I make $106k.
Anyone with management consulting experience (2-4 years) looking for freelance opportunities? Life sciences and healthcare experience preferred.
Has anybody recently hired a professional resume writer? Was it helpful and in what ways. It would be great if you can share. thanks.
I am trying to negotiate with IBM as I am having a counter offer. I discussed the expected CTC with the HR and he said he will try from his end. Today I got a notification mail from gbscmt saying that due to some professional criticalities they won't be able to increase my CTC. Has this ever happen to anyone? Do we know the reason behind professional criticalities? IBM IBM Consulting
Seriously, how? 👀
Ugh… moved to industry recently and referenced my nanny in a meeting with some more junior people without kids or with stay at home spouses. Now they keep making kind of sarcastic comments referring back to my nanny comment. Sorry, I’m not sorry that i need (and can afford) a nanny to help with three young kids when both my husband and I work! Just venting… sadly I think the takeaway is not to even tell people if you have a nanny.
Hi All, If anyone is looking for Niva bupa health insurance policy, you can DM me. We can provide upto 5% discount on the premium and agent support for lifetime. Also, we offer all the policies that Niva bupa offers(both offline and online).
Do any tax professionals (staff/senior) coming from Big4 have any provision PREP experience? The most I had (and was available) was provision testing/auditing experience, but I’m finding that a lot of the opportunities I’m aiming for are turning me down bc I lack that start to finish prep experience.
Time to buy myself a watch! Taking suggestions in the ~$10k market. (Details in comments)
Hey good people of Fishbowl. Anyone willing to help me with a referral at Boston Consulting Group ? Happy to chat in private and share my background etc. Thanks I’m advance
Does anyone have any update regarding rto for Accenture?
I heard from a few folks that they will start calling everyone to the office from Jan,2023.
Name the best immigration lawyers.
Additional Posts in New Business. The good, the bad, the ugly.
I find myself looking for a new role in agency / production company biz dev. I co-founded a creative production agency back in 2010. Grew it to a staff of 80 FTE, creating strategic content-driven campaigns for brands, tv networks, streamers, platforms, publishers etc. We developed and produced original TV as well. Around 2016 we positioned the company for sale and then sold in Jan 2019. After going over to the acquirer in 2020, I’m now free for the first time in a long time. What to do?
I’ve been working on a pitch that continues to get delayed and it’s poorly managed. The RFI was due in July. Then days AFTER submission I received an email from the consultant saying we now had until August. End of September rolls around and frankly I had forgotten about this 100-page beast. They want a meet and greet….the following week. The day before the meet and greet we get a list of questions (that aren’t easy softballs). Now 2 weeks later and nothing. What a gross feeling this process is
What is the pandemic version of "let's grab coffee". as a biz dev person I am struggling with how to make that initial connection. I offer up calls and/or zooms. Let us know if you have a good tip on how to break the ice with new biz/ get new potential clients interested.
Anyone here have any advice for outsourcing new business? We’re an 18month old, busy design consultancy. I’m getting tied up in delivering the work and the pipeline suffers.
Hey! First timer. I’m moving over into biz dev and am trying to get a better handle on how you all do this thing!
Is there anything you wish you knew earlier on? Any tips for this new comer is very appreciated
Any new biz roles open in NY? I’m looking for Account Supervisor level! I’m struggling to find New Business roles in general, I feel sometimes it can be such a niche search. Any tips / words of wisdom?
10 days to turn around a RFP.
Agency: request schedule Q&A session
Client: Let me check schedules. Wednesday next week works for our team... (day 6 of RFP) 🤦♂️
How do other agencies structure salaries and commissions for new business directors? What commission rate?
Fishies, I am hiring a partner in crime to help me introduce PETERMAYER to the national stage. This isn't your typical biz dev role - it's designed to be a hybrid/cross-discipline role for someone who wants to use their full creative, strategic brain and most definitely NOT stay in their lane. Know anyone that sounds like that, send them my way! (Agency is full-time flex/hybrid, but a desire to be NOLA-based is strongly preferred; however remote may be negotiable.)
Any McCann NY new business fish in here? I see you have an opening and would love to get the inside scoop.
Hi all! Just introducing myself. I’ve become a Bowl Leader here in the new biz bowl. Looking forward to it! This bowl helped me tremendously when I switched from prod co sales to full service agency biz dev. Great group! I’m now biz dev director for a production/post/animation facility. Please comment with a bit about you and your role. Thanks!
Quick Q - how are your comp plans structured ? Not the amounts but more how do you handle recognizing revenue of multi year deals?
We've focused on networking and self promotion through a monthly newsletter for our new business process; sprinkled in with a tiny bit of RFPs. We're considering doing a mailing to targets. Thoughts?
I’ve seen a lot of agencies bring in freelancers for new business work (either production or concept creating). Would you ever consider bringing in a new business consultant or pitch expert?
Anybody care to share tactics for negotiating rates with procurement? Know they’re bluffing to drive all competing agencies down, but not sure what leverage we have to push back.
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