Worked on a project and charged minimum stipulated hours. Over three weeks, was asked to break down every activity every day, show deliverables and finally the Partner made allegations that I (cont.)
Any advice on how to do well when working on a project outside of your area of expertise ?
Deloitte CEO just announced vaccine mandates
Took a flight back from client at noon. Bumped to first class. I swear they tried to get me drunk 🍸🍸🍸🍸
Is Informatica powercenter dead? I know informatica stopped providing powercenter for new customers. I am getting a project in powercenter. Shall I go ahead and join in that project or wait for other projects
When you get out of a 6PM review with an 11AM client presentation and even the agency partner says: ouch..... #deadinside
My friend got selected in capgemini, after joining project interviews are happening but he failed to clear 3 project interviews. What will be the impact of that??
Any acn fish know how long the approval process takes for an analyst getting staffed on a project out of region?
Has anyone transitioned into product management? I would love to hear your story! I have 8 years experience in project management but I don’t know how to pivot. I don’t think I want to pivot internally because I’ve heard negative things about our product management teams. I’ve been thinking about moving into project management at a SaaS company but that is proving to be hard since I have no SaaS experience. Would love to hear anyone experience on moving into product management.
@EY recent hires - were you placed on a project right away when you joined or were you on the bench for a bit? Joining in mid November so want to know how fast I should expect to be onboarded on a project.
"We want to be the client that every creative team in the agency wants to work on!!" - client(s) that no creative in the agency want to work on
Just landed in airport nearest client city but the rental car agency (hertz) is closed. Client and hotel are a one hour drive. Am I able to even pick up a car at this point?
Monday night job satisfaction survey. 1 being I am ready to punch the client, 10 being I am part of a cult called McK and would do anything for it.
Starting a new project in Nashville... recommendations on relatively quick dinner in the downtown area?
🐠 who deal with severe chronic pain - Do you have a good way to talk to a new job (or I guess new project) about how sometimes you are just going to have to miss randomly or going to need a break to deal with the pain? —— please no able-bodied responses of just deal with it etc.
Any recommendations on a carry on bag with a trolley sleeve for me to slip on over my roller carry on? A nice larger size one that can fit both client and acn laptop?
What I want to do: reach through the screen and strangle the client who is being an obnoxious ass while screaming a nonstop stream of swear words What I am doing: "Hey! Happy Friday! Gonna grab some patio beers later? Anyways, just hoping we could get some alignment on this issue" What is this job doing to me.
Hello AFS folks when will the bonus be discussed and given and what’s the average rate you can expect for a manager who probably checked all boxes ….??Accenture
The US tax code section is complex and full of references to other code sections. WHAT IF, JUST WHAT IF, after clicking through all references, you land at the final code section that just says "go f*ck yourself"? Client - "Hey, we're thinking of doing this one transaction, what is the tax consequence?" Me - "go f*ck yourself"
Hi all. Looking for someone who has insights into the Programmatic Solutions Consultant role. I have been looking for a new role recently and this one stood out to me. Anyone here I can DM so I can do some due diligence before I apply. Thanks and have a great week everyone!
Currently I’m on H1B and a SA1b at PwC, EY is offering me SA3. At present, PwC just started my GC process and it’s been only 4-5 months in the initial Perm application. I’m not sure whether EY would start my GC process from Day1 if I join their organization. One of the recruiters from EY mentioned that they don’t start GC process unless I have 2 years left on H1B expiry. I have currently 4 more years left (1+3). Should I consider going to EY or stay in PwC? Open for thoughts to tackle this. TIA!PwC EY
Is this just happening with me? Everytime the panel says explicitly to me that I am a great match for the role and that they are passing positive feedback for my next round, recruiter goes Mia for reasons unknown 😢😢 How will I ever get out?!
Anybody recommend a good recruiter in NYC? Been applying left and right to analyst positions but haven’t gotten any hits. Hoping a recruiter can help.
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Does anyone actually LIKE united airlines?! 6 hour cross country flight and only economy plus gets served a meal? BISH, I don't even want your crappy "chicken or pasta" I just want the right to say no
Exiting the firm - how much advance do I need tk give a notice? (Want to leave asap) Any exit interview experiences? Already asked but didnt get much replies.
how does child custody work given my travel schedule? been thinking about a divorce and have two young boys. would I get every weekend and she gets Mon to Thursday? I want it to be fair to her too
What salary can I expect if I have 4 yrs of ERP/CRM Consulting exp. and a recently acquired Masters in Cyber Security?
Recently started at Bain (post MBA), but was given opportunity to join a first time fund ($200m AUM). Pay is 50% more. Ideally would like to stay for ~2 years at Bain before making a switch like this to buy-side. How likely are opportunities like this to come down the road? Don’t want to jump the gun and forego having a Bain credential. Help!
How do you know when a firm is not a good fit? New associate here who has worked for less than a year at a small firm. Started as an intern, had some misgivings due to some turnover and potential financial instability at the firm, but accepted an offer anyway. I just can't shake the feeling something is off and when I'm here I feel...small. There are also management issues that have made me feel yanked around and I've been assigned cases that seem to have had big mistakes made and mismanaged.
Honest question here-hw do I work better with Indians who come over frm India(on-site) to client?My patience with them is at an all time low since they jst dnt gt the methodology & hate owning anythng
My last day at my current job is same as first day at my current job. Any risk of doing so other than managing time and meetings at the same time? On H1B, if that matters
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