Show me an account person who says they properly push back on the client and I will show you a liar.
What to expect at year end in terms of raise/ bonus? Started in November as SC. Was on the bench for 3 months. Been performing great since I started on project. (Fed practice)
My ~60 person group at my firm has only 5 women in it. Is there any excuse at all for this? Every project I’m on feels like the old boys club
Hello Fishes , can anyone help to get a sales job In Dubai or Canada I have 5 years of exp in software sales and project management, in India . majorly handling clients from across the globe.
I started working in a agency two months ago, and I have two very big projects running simultaneously. My Creative Director left for paternity leave, and left me with all the work, facing the client, going to shootings, editing. I've been working 15 days straight, no weekends. The agency hasn't given me any back up/someone I can team up with to do the job. Is this normal? I'm used to have a partner, a copywriter or another creative working alongside. Keep in mind that I'm mid-level.
Anyone else ever feel like a completely inadequate consultant? I'm struggling with performance quality on this project because I just feel dumb and it demotivates me to really strive to improve. Possibly also impacted by burnout because I performed well on other engagements and enjoyed my teams more. Just not sure where to go from here to get where I need to be.
Fellow consultants, I’m struggling and I know complaining about this will only make me look weak but I need to vent. I’ve been working upwards of 60 hours a week since January and I’m tired. If I was doing meaningful work, it would be one thing but most of my days are spent supporting my client with fire drills that end up not mattering. He’s very reactionary and trying to guide him to hold off or think of other approaches doesn’t work. (Cont).
Been performing like a high performer on my client up to this point and all the sudden I find myself looking up a therapist and being almost useless to my team (maybe useless is harsh, but I can’t will myself to get basic stuff done at this point). Literally happened within a split moment; in the morning I was taking the lead on calls and sometime around noon, it just hit and hit hard. Don’t know how to explain it yet, but I wanted to come here and vent. Anyone else experience this?
My client in a nutshell.
International transfer - anyone with experience transferring onto an overseas project within your firm and/or via an external hire? What recommendations do you have for someone trying to work abroad?
In-house newbie here. I’ve been put in charge of drafting up a corporate policy that creates a process for employees to object to working with a client for ethical reasons. We are a vendor in the SaaS space. What legal claims should be included here? Religious, political.... anyone in HR know of a good resource to point me to specifically for this topic?
Realize someone recently asked this in the main bowl, but... Why don’t we have anything in place to track actual hours worked vs. the 40 billed to the client? Could provide many insights
Ideas for client gifts this year? Typically has been a nice bottle of wine, but only to the clients I had previously shared drinks with so I knew they were wine drinkers.
Project ended suddenly and had to cancel my flights. How can I capitalize on travel credit? Or do policies restrict this?
Currently in Sales Ops, previously a BDR at smaller company. 2 YOE. I'm thinking about switching over to consulting. I want to go back to client facing but at a strategic level without focusing too much on selling. Any advice? Referrals? I'm within healthcare.
Is dating a client against policy? I haven't started but it is almost there. Or should wait until the project ends?
Staffing For a Project-Based World. What models are you all using when it comes to building your departments to meet the demands of clients who are shifting to project-by-project relationships?
Let’s make a Creative Complaints bowl. A bowl dedicated to venting about what the client/account/pm did today to piss us off.
SEA PAs that you admire the most in terms of “quality of projects - you want” and “leadership know what they are doing in project” => So, you like what you do in relatively sustainable way.
Anyone can give some pointers for what to say for the "Why Stanford" question in the interview? higher marks for those that are weirdly specific :)
Someone sent me a copy of their resume and I know there test scores are inflated. It’s not my resume so I don’t care what they do but curious about how inflated test scores are detected when applying
Best Marriott hotels in Costa Rica (Guanacaste)?
Foreigners - have you heard about green card interviews? Sounds like they are reinstated from October 1
Hi guys...Can anyone pls refer me for the position of UX/UI Designer at Robert Bosch ...there is this opening I want to apply for...Thanks in advance:)
People who have the Amex platinum - how did you use the airfare credit? Preferred airline is UA and I don’t want to lose the credit at the end of December. No other trips planned until next year.
Can you apply for Diversity Lottery while u r on non immigrant visa (F1, H1B, O1)? Would this action cause conflict from dual intent perspective nd jeopardize ur employment based GC in future?
How is Roth different from IRA and different from 401k? Recently moved to US so trying to understand how all this works, thanks!
tipping culture: i never know what other people are doing. For $20ish cocktails and/shots at a bar, do people tip $1-2 per drink or 15-20% the price of each drinks?
Does anyone here using Airtel dongle ? I want to know the complete procedure about claiming internet expenses reimbursement. Thanks in advance!
Received a call today from CTS HR: Profile: Automation Tester - Selenium C# HR: What is your Current CTC: ME: 12L What is your ECTC: ME: 20L HR: YOE ME: 6.7 Years HR: CTS can only pay 15L for this experience. ME: OK, can you atleast bring it up to 18L. HR: No CTS has strictly instructed that 6-7 years budget is 15L. Me: OK, atleast arrange interview.. Later on we can discuss salary. HR: You seem to have high expectations. We are sorry. END Of Call..
Which NYC big law firms provide solo offices to at least midlevel associates and above that have actual walls (not all glass)? And are not planning to change the layout any time soon given wfh?
Anyone who left KPMG - how long does it take to receive accrued PTO payout? Next pay cycle?
Trying to buy a house. Didnt prequalify for mortgage loan from chase - their credit score requirements have become stringent because of covid. Mine is 680. They need 700 min. Any other banks that might have more lax reqs? Any experiences folks can share?
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