Im a recent grad on a tech implementation project for a small firm. I’m finding it challenging because I’m expected to know how to solution a user problem based on the system that I really don’t know all the ins and outs of. I enjoy the req gathering/PMO activities, but thinking of data mapping and integrations is such a new way of thinking than a typical strategy-based case study. Do strategy ppl find these tech implementation difficult?
If you get fired because you’ve been on the bench too long from not being able to find a project does this constitute being able to receive unemployment until you find a new job?
I want to move to one of the bigger firms like EY, KPMG, Deloitte, and PwC and am not quite sure how to go about it. I currently work as a client engagement manager for a smaller cybersecurity software company with a top secret clearance and a few certifications. Any advice? EY Deloitte PwC KPMG Accenture Booz Allen Hamilton
All right, which one of you created this checklist / flowchart for my client to put in every restroom stall?
Smiling at the client as you press submit on $3,000 expense statement for just a two weeks period...
Guys, I have got an offer in Temenos as Associate Delivery Manager and in Wordline as Project Manager. Wordline offering 1.5 lac higher than Temenos. Would like to know , in which among these companies, I'll have job safety, Professional growth , benefits , etc... Please advise. YOE : 11
Anyone have advice about the process for moving in-house at Apple? Soon-to-be 6th year securities/investigations associate at V20 (lateraled from a V10) with FAANG (but not Apple) client experience who would appreciate intel on process, likelihood of success, and Apple in-house culture.
Brought in at clients request despite not having experience in work stream, found out leadership wanted more senior consultant and was trying to dissuade client. I’m uneasy, like leadership doesn’t +
Sabotaging the shoot at every opportunity because you’re angry your boyfriend didn’t get to direct it isn’t going to magically make the client trust your creative decisions the next time around.
New senior on a new client/engagement. Not feeling on my game. Any suggestions on how to kick ass? What worked for you during your first year senioring?
Help..I need someone's recommendation for an tax accountant in San Francisco...the client is a graduate student I believe
What are jobs and companies that require similar skills like consulting, digital marketing, etc. but have excellent WLB and are more slower paced...? I can’t imagine working my life away for client demands in a fast paced environment for the long term. Also the longer I progress in my role, the more I have to focus on sales and I hate sales so much 😢
Does anyone live on Forsyth Street in the LES? I’m thinking of taking an apartment around there but with the construction project I worry about noise, and have seen articles about tons of crime on that street due to the fencing blocking off visibility.
How many days of PTO do y’all typically take while staffed and how do you socialise it? Feels like I will be letting my team down if I take time off, especially if its more than 1 Friday, since there will be no one to take over my workstreams and ensure they are completed on time. Other members are working as hard if not more and adding my shit on top of that feels cruel. We’re on a long term project so no opportunity to be on the beach soon (thats a good thing I know). Pls help.
Anyone know how product managers are positioned at Apple? I haven’t heard too much about PMs there compared to at other FAANG. Is it “true” product management, agile, or more like project managers?
What the does your day normally look like? Is there more to it than taking client calls/meetings?
Grateful for my support system. I burst into tears during a zoom call with a project leader today. He said the sweetest thing anyone ever said to me in years. A quick catch-up turned into a therapy session.
For those of you who call house cleaners - what is the average hourly rate they charge? LA area.
Best consulting firms in Houston for Healthcare?
Any Deloitters can share a little bit on how the pension works? From what I see 401k is 25% match of 6% of salary. Then pension is 1.5% of base?
Does turning down a Big 4 job offer, due to bad timing, hinder chances if I reapply there in a few years?
What are good exit ops from a regional strategy role? A bit stuck what to do next at the AVP/VP level.
When should I consider switching firms? High performer at big 4 for a year and a half with only a 2% raise and nothing really feeling like I’m rewarded for the long hours/weekends and holiday hours I put in. Wasn’t thinking about leaving until I had some talks with a couple partners about going for promotion and one of them revealed that there were thoughts I was planning to leave the firm. Don’t know if I should stay somewhere with partners thinking that I already have a foot out the door
It’s 2020, are men still expected to pay on the first date or is it acceptable to split 50-50? Not trying to start a whole debate on modern gender dynamics, I just need practical advice.
KPMG interview process on to 3 months. What gives? Do they actually need cyber people or not? Do I even want to work here now?
Just joined ACN, my joining bonus which was agreed to be taxes grossed up 15k was not and I was actually taxed. They actually deposited the taxed amount which is 5k. How can this be rectified?
What are some good zoom drinking games?
My friend is looking for software engineer intern roles in Canada. He is currently a second year computer science student in University of Victoria. Please let me know if someone can refer him:) Happy to answer any other questions
ORD - first the flight is delayed, then they can't find a gate, and to top it off, once they get to the gate, they can't find any ground crew to deplane the flight - thanks United!
Hey All! I was asked to confirm availability last week for Tuesday and Thursday of this week for an interview with EY. I responded last Friday and they said they update me when they scheduled my interview. Should I follow up with the recruiter today or wait a little longer?
Vacation ideas? Keep in mind I'm poor
What is the Exit process of PwC? I joined 1 month back, I resigned last week and want to get release as early as possible (15 days notice period) Is there any possibility of getting early release
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