Anyone else currently dealing with the fact that their job/project is exacerbating the deterioration of their mental health?
I'm currently unassigned the first and second week of January, and then I'm back on my main client. How likely am I to be pulled onto an engagement the first two weeks? I'd rather save my pto
Can't tell if everyone is on the bench, or everyone is on a project. Office suddenly very crowded. 🤔
Has anyone ever been confirmed for a project and then told not to fly out yet while they review resources?
Any insight into Mastercard Advisors? Have a new grad opportunity there. My start date at a B4 strat got postponed so decided to interview around. I'm interested in data + analytics and would want to go into industry eventually, but conflicted because unlike BA programs at CapOne or Visa, you're still working for an external client. Feel like there will be a broader variety of projects in B4 and while I'm casually interested in fintech, I don't want to get pigeonholed in FS so early on
Your mgr gets negative client feedback & uses the occasion to tell you everything they hate about you but insists you stay bc you have one of the highest bill rates long term. What would you do?
When the client says they want strategic solutions but shoots down every strategic recommendation in favor of short term quick fixes and workarounds
Worst brand, not client? Like Porta Potty.
When you’ve been saying for months that the client is playing you and then the client drops a “sorry not sorry" email before Christmas 🤦🏾♂️
Consulting engagements are project-based. How important are project management certifications at medium - higher levels? And of important, what certifications would recommend taking?
What to do when a prospective client asks for a week-by-week breakdown of activities in your proposal? Activities are clearly indicated per phase already...
MDs introducing themselves to the client: “I am the head of the industry group, have 15 years of experience in this area…” Analysts introducing themselves to the client:
Any Accenture people know if it negatively impacts you to be on an Accenture Federal Services project if you're not AFS? The project seems interesting but not sure how different AFS is?
Blessing or curse: When your client is federated through Skype so they can IM you. I lean towards the curse side.
I need genuine pieces of advice please. I’ve been on a project that have brought me a lot of stress and lately medical issues, I just had another panicky attack today where my left side was numb for a good hour and my heart was racing. My husband asked me to quit but idk why I am afraid. I have a 1 year old baby that I am taking care of as well. The PM on the project told me that she would roll me off once she finds a replacement but it has been 1month now that I am trying to keep my head up ctd
My client wants a SOC 1 but they aren't a service provider. My senior manager is pushing back but the client still wants to do it. I don't think we can do a SOC 1 because it's not applicable.
How do you all role out your ERG
My bf believes that the honeymoon phase is just a phase and using that as justification for less dates, physical touch, affirmations, conversations etc now that we have been together for a year. He just wants to be comfortable and honestly to me it just feels like we’re friends with benefits and the romance has died. But when I express this, he asks me why I need those things when I know he loves me. Do I need a reality check?
Dunning Kruger effect - Less Trump knows about a topic, the more confidence he will show when drumming up his talking points. https://youtu.be/rW9R6jgE7SQ
Cross post: Anyone get their MBA from Kellogg and care to connect and share their experience? I want to exit to consumer goods or tech. Currently have 3 years experience at EY and 4 previously in consumer goods. Thinking of going for MBA then going back to industry
Jr. Art Director at a C grade consumer shop in a major market. OR Sr. Art Director at a Health/Pharma shop on a 360 account. ??
New to US: wife covered by my firm health insurance, but she's starting a job that offers her similar cover. What's the play here? Thanks
What salary should a newly promoted tax director at a Big Four expect to make in Florida?
Felt good seeing the fireworks riding down I20 thru atlanta tonight. Enjoy the last 30 minutes of this holiday and we’ll keep going strong tomorrow. 💪🏽
Thoughts on Deloitte M&A Strategy? Best US office in terms of culture? How much PMO work do they do? Salary range for experienced M? Thanks.
Looking for freelancers/contractors: - motion graphic designer - creative strategist/director - video editors - media buyers (paid social/search) Looking for a fulltime Senior Performance Marketing Manager. Client facing, plan media, manage small team, and roll up sleeves to execute in those rare instances. Will work alongside and report to Chief Growth Officer. We’re a specialized agency that works with growth stage startups (DTC, app) and corporate innovation products. DM me if interested.
BCG people- how many people actually max out the full end year bonus? What's the more common expected end year % for associates? Thanks! I'm trying to weigh some options :)
Going to MBA- should I use my savings to pay for tuition or invest them in S&P and take out loans?
anyone ever transition from IT audit and attestation to cyber? if so how did you do it? I'm an M1 with sec+, CISA and currently working on CISSP. I also a DOD clearance.
What’s a reasonable salary bump to look for if I’m trying to jump from one big four to another? Currently at 100k with 4.5 YOE at DT
Started taking prenatal vitamins , ubiquinol and vitamin D. Been doing this for a month to prep to get pregnant. Breaking out like crazy for 3 weeks now. Are these linked?
I'm supposed to be working right now, but ended up looking and applying for jobs instead. Who says procrastination can't be productive?
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