Gave up promotion to manager in current career track to be on a project in a different career track, doing work that I am more interested in, but have zero experience in - yay or nay?
Working remote this week - Woke up, saw email that client internet is down, rolled over and went the fuck back to sleep.
Would it raise a red flag if my Uber is 100??? I'm flying into another airport and don't really know whether it's okay. Expenses typically aren't an issue on my project but I'm concerned of red flags
On a global transformation w/ several firms participating... the consultant from SAP just ordered $1,400 of “office supplies” for herself after client said to get what we needed from Staples...smh
New Client doesn’t understand the need for the knock out logo and wants us to switch it to the colored one for more “brand recognition”. No one cares about your color logo besides you and me
Been on PTO for two weeks. I don’t even remember what’s going on in my project. Do I have to go to work tomorrow?
I’m 29 years old, project manager in the construction industry, living in Toronto. I make roughly 80k with decent benefits..company vehicle, gas card, cell phone. I hate my job, I hate the industry. I want to go back to uni to get a bcom in hopes of getting a job in finance. So my question..has anybody out here had or heard of a similar situation? Any advice?
Feeling stuck, one year in and trapped on a project that my ‘career coach’ won’t let me leave because he’s on the project. Been applying out and trying to network within for a few months now (cont.)
Do you ever feel that product management activities like L1-L4 process diagramming, use case development, user story creation etc.. is so subjective to the client and project that you can’t really be an expert in it? I sometimes find these terms meaning completely different things, even internally from project to project
Learning that I should have meticulously tracked my client and firm initiative hours when it comes to YE.
Curious how everyone defines/measures success. Is it more quantitative like getting to a certain AUM and production level? Or qualitative like positive client feedbacks and referrals from clients?
Looking for advice. Current senior 2 - 80k comp. have an opportunity to join client with salary of 125k plus 6k bonus plus 6k or so of stock. Weighing up pros and cons. Big diff in numbers - but ....
How do you manage your badges (ID cards)? I now have 6 that I use on a weekly basis. I'm afraid of losing them or locking myself out of a client site. I would appreciate any tips or tricks!
Fishies I need advice - currently thinking of exiting consulting for industry and been trying to find the right role/level. At the same time I’m on a tough project and I’m being asked to take on more internal work. Should I scale back on the internal work to focus on finding an exit opp? And if so what’s a good way to say no?
EO signed today: https://www.whitehouse.gov/presidential-actions/proclamation-suspending-entry-aliens-present-risk-u-s-labor-market-following-coronavirus-outbreak/ - H1B, H2B, L, J barred with limited exceptions.
What are the chances of getting admitted to NYU Stern with a scholarship? I am a Caucasian European male with 3 years MBB experience at matriculation, 760 GMAT and great story and high impact ECs (NGO board etc). I am not planning to take company sponsorship.
Anyone have ORD United Lounge access that wants to bring in a guest today around 5pm? Hell, anyone down for an ORD United Lounge Fishbowl meetup today?
Berlin tech salaries: what would be the range for a senior role with management responsibilities in the industry role requiring at least 5 YOE. I am trying to evaluate if it is worth pursuing a potential opportunity as I heard cost of living, especially housing costs, is on a steep increase. I would think of the role as Manager equivalent in the Big4.
I’ve been hearing a lot of ppl raving about IA/Risk Assurance lately. Can someone give me more info on what your day to day is like, travel?, etc
As a tech consultant focused mostly on implementations, which one of the MBB companies is recommended? I hear they are all lately getting into tech consulting and tech implementations but not sure about the scale and maturity of each
I’m graduating this week, I really love the agency I’m at right now and would love to continue after the intern period ends but I also don’t want to be caught off guard if a position isn’t available.
Weekly travel to Seattle from LA. I live closer to BUR. Diamond on DL. Do I fly BUR SEA direct on Alaska, or deal with LAX SEA direct on DL? Weekly for at least two months.
If you feel it in your gut you’re about to get fired....you’re definitely about to get fired, right?
Hey New Yorkers - quick poll on what you make and rent. I am trying to see if I should move to a one-bedroom apartment and how much I should be spending. So - salary, rent?
MBB 🐠: have you been impressed by your peers/colleagues? Are they as impressive (or not) as you would expect?
Summarize your feelings towards your Forensics/Fraud department. Love or hate the culture? Feel like you’re growing or don’t? Think leadership is competent or incompetent? Are you happy?
Have you seen the promotion potential to be better in long term projects? (Talking 2 to 5 year terms)
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