Any tips for kickoff discussions with a new client contact? The organization is not new to us, but our main contact recently retired. The position was just filled.
It's been 3 weeks since I joined IBM. I am still not allocated to any project. Is there any way where I can find suitable project for my skill set and apply for it myself?
I was in a meeting with my boss and account team discussing an overage on a project. We were looking at everyone’s hours, and our UX lead (a woman) had doubled her effort. The work was necessary...
Who will decide hike for an individual and what all the parameters they consider ? I did so well this FY with quite a lot client appreciations but still got VC RATING. Not so happy in terms of transparency.
Very bummed out tonight. Lost a $7,000 commission today AND a $3,000 one. $7k was a 403b Rollover client cannot execute on til she retires even though state has not used this vendor for 8+ years.
Another senior associate just emailed the client to tell him that the PDF the client sent him had two pages that were out of order. He asked the client to RESCAN AND RESEND IT. Like he's never used Adobe in his life? I have no words.
How seriously does Deloitte act on the HR complaint made against a SM who is extremely rude, abrasive, disrespectful to all his team members. Your inputs/experiences are highly appreciated. Deloitte
Only person on my project who stands up for work-life balance. I feel like the higher ups think I am lazy. But what they don't realize is everyone comes to me complaining how miserable they are. Help?
For you guys who run fee based AUM: Do you allow for HH account consolidation in order to let all client's account be billed at higher breakpoint thresholds?
The recruitment that is being done for project specific roles, what happens once the project is done? How's the bench system in mindtree? Do they throw people out in that case??
Told PM and CC that I'm leaving firm. No one has told client yet. 😳. Client is emailing me about future travel plans. At what point should I say something?
Why do I feel so guilty about wanting to take another offer and leaving my team? I like my current teammates just HATE the client and project. I’ve also asked for a raise multiple times and have been told no. I’m underpaid but am up for promotion this year (June). I don’t think Deloitte can/willmatch. I want to take the money but I feel like I’m still learning leaderships skills and can see the potential for beefing out the management portion of my resume. What would you do? (Offer 50% more)
What is required to roll off a project at K?
How do you go from creative to client side?
Do you often have to relocate between client sites and other locations? Any tips on refocusing after you switch spots?
Has anyone successfully caught an associate falsifying time? I initially became suspicious because the amount of office chit chat I’ve witnessed and nature of social media postings (frequent bar trips midweek) wasn’t adding up with his alleged hours billed. I pulled his time and it’s hard to say if it’s falsified or if he’s just incompetent - and I don’t want to go to my other partners if I’m not 100% sure. But it’s hard to believe he honestly spent .8 reviewing a one page order.
Mamas, have you asked for a roll off or less responsibilities on your current project due to pregnancy symptoms like morning sickness? My client is so critical and demanding it’s caused me to have stress hives and panic attacks. I don’t think I can do my role well pregnant and don’t want the stress to cause the baby harm.
Confirmed! Promotion from Specialist to Manager. Any thoughts on what to expect for raise?
Anyone else feel like we’re all getting a raw deal on healthcare? Switched to industry and one 30 minute doc appointment is $450 out of pocket.
Facebook vs Google - What are some of the biggest work culture differences btwn the two? Particularly for someone coming from big 4 into tech.
Looking at exit strategies. I️ know there isn’t much money in public sector but what about defense contracting?
Can you quit your job while on short term disability? Will you get penalized somehow? Going on maternity leave (which is just short term disability) and planning my options out.
Is career development for account people WAY more structured and prioritized than it is for creatives everywhere or just at my agency? Been here 2 years and I’ve not seen a single creative promotion.
Are annual physical exams necessary for young people? I am 27M, exercise nearly everyday, eat clean, don't smoke/drink, healthy weight, no medical conditions. My last doctor at the prior check-up was surprised that I was even doing an annual physical exam. Curious on others' experiences with this. TIA!
Anyone have some good or bad things to say about EY’s FSO Advisory (Banking group)? Culture, WLB, comp $, the people?
If my OPT grace period ends on September 5 but I already have a tourist visa that is still valid, can I change status without leaving the country and how does that work?
Have gone through interview process. Now they are asking for 4 colleagues/managers for references before offer. How do I approach this when all managers/colleagues are still with my current company?
Salary for ACD level in Portland, OR?
Betteryou just updated with the new comp
Operations & logistics manager or strategic planning exit ops salaries at Uber? Lot of consultants make the jump!
What would you do, if anything? A coworker with confirmed COVID19 results (asymptomatic, only lost sense of smell) refuses to wear a mask and continues to go out, even sends her toddler to daycare.
3 years in consulting + 2 years in mba + 2 years in consulting + exit into F500 live happily ever after. Does it ever seem...a little boring? Like just walking down a path
First on a delta flight. Attendant announcement 'if you are having a conversation please be quiet for the consideration of the other passengers'. Finally an announcement we can all relate to.
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