If you just got staffed on a project and it’s not what you expected or thought it would be, can you roll off without retaliation or a Scarlett letter for other managers? It’s been a month
Have been staffed on same govt project since joining my firm 3 yrs ago...just found out we are losing the contract in 2 months. Should I roll off ASAP? This 🐠 feels scared and unsure about her future
What is the culture and hours like at MBB?
What’s the difference between the type of LS consulting work that ZS, LEK, and MBB does?
How different is the actual work content at MBB vs. Big 4? I don't enjoy work I am doing right now (PMI/Tech Implementation), but wondering if I should try for MBB before moving to industry.
Hi, I am hired as senior test engineer for automation testing profile in EY AND WIPRO The reason I am not selecting EY is just because I don't have any practical exposure working in automation testing and I am afraid that it's better to work in Wipro and get practical exposure and then try for big brands like EY. Also, in EY I will be asked to work in client location. Where I might get into difficult situation Anyone would like to comment on this? Is my decision of selecting wipro correct?
Would appreciate some guidance..I was given a second project unrelated to my current work. The LOE is growing and a lot more than I had anticipated where I cannot focus on my main project. I’ve been working 10-12 hrs with no break in between and really burnt out to a point I just want to quit w/no other jobs lined up. Should I bring it to my manager? If so how should I approach this…? I don want to come off as a complainer or someone incompetent….
My project is requiring a lot of time commitment during early hours and evening and it’s getting hard to pick up LO from day care. I wanted advise frm ppl who have hired help for pick/drop off.
Had a project interview yesterday and it was pretty mediocre. One of the managers really liked me, the other seemed a little skeptic and wanted work samples. I’ve been pretty anxious since and cont
Any tips for MBB case interview via Webcam?
Okay something kind of weird happened. Started a new project today with all new people. We met in person today and manager left for home after checkout around 5PM. Three Associates on my team were planning to get dinner, I said I was going to bail to go workout and eat at home. This girl screams at me in front of the whole floor “you are so fake!! you are not going to workout. you’re being fake.” I’m just standing there in shock like what? She’s like “what are you even going to do at the gym”…
Whats the timeline for MBB background checks i.e. when does it start relative to accepting the offer and how long does it take? Accepted an offer with a February start date and want to get it over with ASAP. One last thing standing between me and putting in my notice 🙏
Didn’t get the MBB offer, so going FAANG
I recently joined IBM....I was mapped to an assignment which starts next Monday. Can I reject the project if I don't like it? If yes, how?
How much can HCL pay for Lead Data Scientist, YOE 8 , Current CTC 13.50, One offer in hand of 22 LPA? Cleared 1st Round Technical and Client Interview with HCL, waiting for HR Round. Thanks in Advance!
Any good courses to get better at UML Diagramming / Product Architecture Diagramming? Project requires heavily solutions diagramming on my part, want to learn to deliver beautiful, clear diagrams.
My lovely 🐟, really need to buy the Tumi Knox, can some MBB folks hook me up with their discount please? Pretty please?
I am a Senior Tax associate with many years of Corporate, Partnership & Individual tax experience at Grant Thornton. I am looking for an opportunity elsewhere with better pay and has the option to work from home most times. If anyone can guide me / refer me to a posting that would be helpful. Thank you @
Ok be honest, candidates. I really love this set of questions, I’ve been considering shifting my current interview style to these questions - I think they really give you an idea of who this person would be within the work setting. But the questions almost feel too deep for a recruiter to ask. What would you think if a recruiter took a different path and asked these questions instead of the usual ones? https://blog.shrm.org/blog/9-interesting-interview-questions-that-actually-reveal-a-lot-about-candidat
Keep your dogs from hopping into your Zoom calls. . . . . When I see that, I want to see more of the dog and less of the meeting. Also, it reminds me that I want a dog but my apartment won’t allow it. So it bums me out.
When you accidentally find out you can use fake credit card numbers to place orders on your clients online store 🤣
Anyone made the jump from agency to freelance PM and can live to tell about it? I want the highs and the lows. I’ve been seriously considering it more and more, but need to know the truth about what to expect. More than anything, I want to be remote and be able to make my own schedule. Any pointers on how to get started? I’d love to do a budget exercise as well, to see how to make it all work—but I know it’s very unpredictable. Any tips/tricks are appreciated!
Of $400mm donated through ActBlue, *half* of the donors are “unemployed?” That does not at all pass the sniff test, especially when these are 2019 pre-Covid numbers.
Anyone seriously considering a permanent remote work situation and move out of Chicago after Covid? How do you go about it with your Manager/company? Do you keep your Chicago salary or is a move put things in question?
I’m planning on getting the AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate cert. Is there any point to getting the AWS Cloud Practitioner cert as well or is that just paying $100 for no reason?
Anyone know of a good lawyer in Chicago? Found out my apartment's foundation is infested with toxic black mold and is responsible for a lot of health issues that I've had
I was interviewing for McKinsey in the defense and security industry (clearance needed) and thought I did absolutely great on the first business case. The second, however, was with a principal that had very different political views from my own (I’d done some research on her LinkedIn). The business case felt different from any others that I had studied and felt like an attempt to get political without directly doing so. I was quickly rejected following the 2nd interview. Should I try reapplying?
Can anyone share what books they read out to kids for bed time reading or in general? Anything that is engaging or with good morals/ life lessons
Pro-bono personal assignment: I want to send a deck/recommendation to domestic insurance companies, trying to have them buy into an insurance discount for anyone wearing a motorcycle airbag vest and/or airbag pants. Which stakeholders/roles should I generally reach out to on their org charts? And for my analysis are statistics from the web sufficient, or would I need to Ioop in an actuary? Any legal advice?
Dumb question but what makes up total compensation? Obviously salary, but bonus is so variable it seems difficult to add and RSUs usually are given out over a beating period so in theory are finite (ex. only given for four years)
Bay Area ACN 🐠 -- I wanna transfer to the SF office but I'm scared about the cost of living vs. salary. Any ideas on SF c1/c2 salaries? (serious replies only)
Bowl show and tell this Saturday at 12-1 EST! Put it on your calendar so you remember us brainy people 📆 Zoom details will be posted on this thread, FB team is working provide an account. Bring a talking point: anything data or analytics related, from memes to case studies of your side hustle to firm stuff we should know about to anonimized work projects. This is DaTa bOwL LiVe!! I can't promise we'll get through everyone, but we'll see. We can go overtime if y'all are enjoying 🍿🦁🎪🤡
I've been teaching for 20 years. I'm a little burned out from being in the classroom? This covid thing has made it harder for me to enjoy being in the classroom. I still have 10 + years until I would feel good about retiring. Would you recommend me moving to an admin position?
How much paid time off for parental leaves do consulting companies provide? US geography
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