I work in a Big 4 firm and I'm currently staffed at a client. Can I move to another Big 4 firm and continue working at the same client in, 1. The same role? 2. Different project/different role?
COVID WFH has put me several time zones away from my client (I’m further west and their culture is to start the day early anyway). It’s a new project so I don’t have relationships built up. How much pushback on morning meetings is reasonable? I know the project can’t operate totally around me but these start times aren’t sustainable...
I'm very curious. Have you ever lost a client or seen another advisor lose a client to one of these online firms that are popping up? Firms such as Welathfront, Betterment, Learnvest, Kapital.
What questions should I ask to try to gauge the value of the equity being offered by a late-stage startup (series D) about to raise a round and planning to IPO w/in 5 yrs? W/r/t value & dilution plz.
A1-A2 tax, 6% raise and 3% VC. Thoughts?
Best software that does both project timelines, forecasting, resource management. Big plus is scope vs actuals reporting. Any reco?
As someone who is a tech consultant but would love to get more into project management, are there any companies that great places to start on my project management career?
After joining HCL I received email with reporting mgr and all details. There Employee Reporting Location is mentioned as "Client Location" Does this mean I will not be working from HCL office, rather some local client office ? Domain is ERS. Can someone from HCL please clarify with their past experience. HCL Technologies
How do you raise kids to be personally driven?
Client called me this morning about one of my staff aug resources and wants to roll him off due to performance issues. How we handle?
Multi vendor situation at a client, I blasted guy from another vendor when he tried to point finger, client emailed saying, work together and long hours etc. Etc. Smarter way to handle?
Technically we’re not supposed to talk about who is our client... how far do you go? My client is a cool tech company and I see ppl I know on site..they technically know that X is a Deloitte client
Cross posting this but could use the female perspective — Got a really substantial (~40%) mid year raise after I brought in a basically unsolicited competing offer from one of our peers. My firm typically only adjusts salary on an annual basis in March, and I’m pretty worried I’ll see a smaller than normal annual raise this spring to “make up for” my out of sequence mid year raise. Any advice on advocating for myself to ensure that doesn’t happen?
How do y'all book vacation plans before knowing where you'll be that week? Want to book July 4th tickets but don't want to if I can flex for free/have to fly direct from client
Is tech sales really worth the hype? I know the earning potential is much higher, but coming from a consulting background is it really hardcore sales “cold calling”, or more client management and building on top of preexisting relationships? I don’t have prior sales experience and trying to gauge the risk. Thanks!
Just got a permanent desk at the client site. I sit under an extremely loud vent (equivalent to being on plane by engine) and it’s exhausting trying to filter the noise out. Noise cancelling...
Had a feedback meeting today where we also kicked off the project the feedback was on. Then I asked for a brief, cause you know, need that, and found out the feedback doc was the brief. Mind blown. 🤯
Hi Tomorrow is my LWD, so have very less time to decide, please suggest for the best offer Wipro Gurgaon : 15 lpa including variable (support project) Capgemini liquidhub: 15 lpa(not sure about project , interviewer said microsoft data warehouse) Centric consulting : 15 lpa fixed + 1.5 lakh variable Pwc india mumbai : 14 lpa fixed + variable + 1 lakh JB Epam : haven't received the offer yet(might get 15 fixed, and how much should I ask? Want Jobsecurity, WLB, development exposure, onsite opportu
I work at an association where they have to report the top 10 highly paid employees. Saw that my peer w/ same years of experience is making $70k more than me. I wish I had never seen this information-it has put a horrible twist in my gut and a lot of resentment. Before seeing this info, I had asked my boss for a raise based on the success I've had over the past 8 years but have only gotten 4% bump per year. What can I reasonably ask/expect ? 20%? Do I mention the disparity if boss lowballs?
Big 4 🐠, Accenture Strategy has a couple of manager and senior manager positions for 3 groups: Capital Markets, Tax/Treasury, and Banking
What's a fair salary for a first time manager position in Chicago? If anyone knows decent sites to reference (besides Glassdoor) from that helps too!
How many checking accounts y’all got? Only reason I’d consider a second one is for a sign-up bonus. Any other perks of having 2+ checking accounts?
Thought I would share a very special sub. Watch belongs to a business associate of my father
Comparing offers. How much of the annual bonus percentage do people actually earn on average? Ie would it be worth while to negotiate 13% annual bonus to 15% if in both cases theres low chance of actually getting paid the full annual bonus? Trying to see how much i should weigh it in the offers compared to other total comp features
I'm working on putting together a resource guide of interview questions for Analysts/ Sr. Analysts. Managers, Sr. Managers+, what are some of the questions you ask in interviews? Meaningful ones.
Getting ready to blow my theoretical bonus on a new bag. Currently have a mulberry laptop bag (mens). Any suggestions <2k max.
🐠 Fam: I might need a mileage run. Is there any website that caters to this? Find cheapest flights out of certain airport to maximize miles/segments? TY!!
How is Microsoft Consulting service? How does it compare to big 4 in terms of work quality, wlb, job security, compensation? I have not seen much posts about it on fishbowl and i will be getting an offer soon from them. Someone having knowledge on it please help out.
Currently on the bench and have a new job offer starting Oct 30. Do I still need to give 2 weeks notice if I’m on the bench? Or will they want to release me earlier since I’m costing them $$
Hey ladies, looking for tips for de-stressing/mental health. Work and life are both so stressful at the moment and I’m starting to have symptoms manifest physically in my skin, hair etc. I can’t change the current work or life stressors but looking for any tips on things I can do to help feel less anxious and overwhelmed. Also trying to get pregnant soon and v worried about the impact stress will have on that process.
My account partner is doing a terrible job and will be getting fired—timeline TBD. Given we are living in a pandemic, I want to give them a heads up to start job hunting. How inappropriate is that? How could I do it?
I’ve been wondering this but has anyone had any long term health effects from consulting? I think with all the long hours, stress, and everything else that comes with it that it is likely to have physical and mental health effects.
EY folks on a h1b visa, if you are working remotely for a couple of months from a relatives place, have you informed EY law ? Was visiting my relatives in a different state and decided to stay here for a while. Thinking what issues might arise if I do this
How is PTO cash out calculated US? Say, 80 hrs of accrued PTO translates to 2 pay checks or 10 days of pay? Considering 40 h work week.
How easy is it to move between groups at FAANG? Example, moving from AWS to Amazon Music, or moving from Google to YouTube? TIA!🙌🏼
I just found out that the person I was with last year is with someone new. We were separated because of distance/covid. It just makes me sad because I feel that covid took away the opportunity for us to be together and further develop the connection that we had. It was unique and hard to find. So much has changed. I’ll get over it and if we aren’t going to be together then I am sure it’s for the best. Just feeling this heaviness today.
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