Got stuck on a horrible project for a year and recently interviewed with another firm in the specialty I am actually interested in.. Keeping fingers crossed.. Team ignored my developmental goals. Just cannot wait for good news, hopefully.. Just want to jump ship affff
Looking for guidance/advice, please. Been at Sapient for 10+ years in Financial Services. Salary: $170k Bonus: <10% I have never broken >$180k TC here. YOE: 17 Loc: NYC Domain: Product, Project Management, Lean-Agile Hard time to jump ship — if I don’t get laid off first. But what TC could I be looking at if I were fortunate enough to get a new job? Assuming, a non consulting role. In 2017, a hedge fund floated $300k TC for a BA/PM role but they then froze headcount. Thank you.
Trouble networking virtually; I started recently, 3 months ago. I am not sure how projects/internal moves work but I was wondering if anyone has advice on networking virtually? I am finding it tricky because I don't know anyone apart from my team & I can't view Talent Marketplace because I am on a billable project, not sure how long it will go. I enjoy my work and not looking to move just yet, I wanted to see what else is out there and looking for opportunities to network with more people.
Responded to an email written directly to me providing the exact answer. Other client stakeholder is upset the response didn't come from my manager (not on the original email & didn't know the answer)
That moment when client data is garbage but it's up to you to decipher through it and make sense of it ☹️
Deloitte’s Diversity & Inclusion group hosted Nicole Hannah-Jones today and it was a goddamn breath of fresh air to hear her speak candidly. Even called the firm out in some places. If you haven’t seen her NYT 1619 project, educate yourselves https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/08/14/magazine/1619-america-slavery.html
Getting tired of how much our job satisfaction depends on the colleagues we’re around. One project with shitty colleagues is enough to make you really rethink this job
Is there an appropriate way to turn down an assignment because it is non-billable? Two of the partners I work for keep asking me to write client bulletins and articles with them, which is great, but now I’m starting to worry about meeting my billable hours requirement.
Anybody have any standard ways they ask clients to share feedback via email when a project ends without making it awkward or too formal? Is this standard practice?
Friday Time Wasting Topic - What’s the best client perk / discount y’all take advantage of
Need some advice - been at the D for a year and have been on the same implementation project for over a year. Have a technical background and am thinking of starting to look for exits to industry but also am curious what strategy projects are and if I would be interested in the work. Is it worth networking onto a strategy project at the D or should I just continue to look for industry exists and then go b school and then try for MBB/T2 ?
My client in a nutshell.
My memory is terrible lately. Boss and client noticed during a work dinner, asked how I keep up with my job. I felt very scolded...
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.
Just had a client FaceTime me to present because her Skype wasn’t working...that’s a new one.
Worried I’m not building any skills when every project is a different problem/industry. Any advice from you guys/gals who cite deep experience on your LinkedIn profiles?
Asking for a strat friend. He was approached by a startup to build & design a 10-12 slide client-facing deck. Any advice on how much he should charge?
It’s times like these... when I am dialing into a client call on a Saturday of a holiday weekend at my grandparent’s house...that quitting seems like the only option.
Hello, anyone from Akamai technologies, Bangalore?? Need some info on the employee benefits (covid benefits). Thank you.
Any GA, NC or SC agencies hiring?
What is your opinion on GARP financial Risk Manager (FRM) certificate? I am considering taking it (as I am FS Risk Consulting), but I am not sure if it really carries benefits. Apparently it is quite a tough study. Is it worth the time or should I invest my time elsewhere? Also do you have learning material you are willing to share :D?
Anyone at the Sheraton fishermans wharf?
Do all therapists use the line, “I’m not taking any new patients at this time.” When they don’t want to see someone?! I found someone who would be perfect and got that line. Seems like I’ve gotten that line every time I’ve reached out to a counselor… has anyone successfully gotten past that barrier? Do they not want to take on someone who has insurance and would rather get the full bill rate in cash?
Had another AD help my CW on a brief while I was on PTO for a couple of days, and is now refusing to get off the project and letting me do my job. I'm all for collaboration and appreciate the three hours he worked on it, but it's getting to the point that he's trying to steamroll me out of my own team and project by not letting me have any input on my own work. It's starting to really impact the output and dynamics. What do I do?
5.5 months pregnant. I’ve been having some insanely vivid dreams about breastfeeding my future baby. Weird
Is anyone using Social Emotional Learning and Mindfulness in their classroom or school wide? Reading a book (cover attached) and I have so many things to discuss!!!
Are Deloitte layoffs over after tomorrow? S&O just let go 10-15% of the work force. More to come?
This might be a dumb question but when folks say max out 401k contributions, do they mean the full 19.5k per year? I usually do the 5% to get my company match.
I just moved to a foreign country and I am really in need of a job. I applied to a big 4 and spent weeks making it through interviews only to get turned down, because they wanted someone with big 4 experience. How can I get big 4 experience if a big 4 isn’t willing to hire me? I feel defeated.
What is the compensation offered by Deloitte in ISB during campus recruitment at consultant level?
What’s the point of grades in an MBA
Hi Fishes, I have an experience of 7.2 years out of which 3 years in RPA and rest in Java and Dot net. I have recently resigned from OBM (Band 7B - Presales and Solution Architect role) and have got an offer from HCL. Got a hike from 16LPA fixed to 24 LPA CTC with variable for Senior manager presales role. Can i expect better offer ?
As we navigate the numerous challenges and roadblocks that come with being on a visa in America, what are some things you wish you had to support your mental health? Looking for ideas as I am in the process of designing a program that can support international people in dealing with these issues ( including me).
What do FT MBA students think of their EMBA counterparts? Both during the program and afterward when networking.
Looking for career advice. Worked in Supply Chain and Strategic Sourcing for 8 years, at Northrop and currently at Amgen. MBA from USC. Exploring options of moving over to Supply Chain Consulting or M&A. I would appreciate any feedback on recommended career paths.
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