How has anyone handles short term disability leave? I’m out due to illness and client and company understand but do not know anything past that. I will not disclose my illness or details
Happy fly day ladies! I am stuck in a role and project that make me dread going to work each week. What advice do you have to stay positive?
Does Accenture rescind offers? I got one 2 months ago but the TFS hasn’t staffed me on a project yet. Didn’t get hired to the bench.
Are companies that have publictly stated they will be primary remote work going forward seeing an increased quality of candidates for open in house roles?
When do you know it is time to leave consulting for industry? Feel so burned out that I am unable to get excited about any of my projects and am getting irritated by client indecision and politics.
Has anyone ever talked shit during a client call and found that they weren’t on mute? ;)
Anyone who is on student or H1b visa who has completely remote job and working from completely different location where is office is not located within 50 miles or metropolitian limit? Basically can we perform work from different state/city other than the office location we are based of?
I’m over consulting and just want to do van life (or van life lifestyle). I want to up and quit but I’m really struggling to find a solid remote job. For context I’ve been solo traveling around since we can work remote so I’ve done a trial run of this. I know it is not always glamorous and vans are expensive.
Hi, is permanant wfh option available in Deloitte? I have a small kid and want to know whther they allow work frm hme as I have an offer from deloitte.
Been practicing a year now. Of 6 attorneys, 4 will be retiring soon, and I was brought in to hopefully take over. I am troubled: first that my partners largely provide me with no guidance. They handed me a client with a large quantity of fairly straightforward casework and have been hands off since. There also hasn’t been any talk of a raise/performance review. How should I ask for guidance/mentor ship? How do I ask for a raise, or should I presume one is coming?
has anyone used Analytica? a client wants to use this to build a financial forecast model. how widely known is this in the industry?
Just went client side and oh boy the drama is minimal and I’m feeling hella grateful. Also every other person does NOT edit my copy. Whaaattt?
Got fired from ideal $260k wfh job within my first year because I didn’t hit sales numbers. Left scrambling to find a job before YE and found a $200k, no sales, wfh job. Take or keep looking?
What's the next remote work millennial boom town? Portland, Seattle, Denver, Austin, Reno... Now what?
Since we’ve all been working from home for months now, what’s the best office chair out that y’all are using for our long work from home hours? Looking to invest in a better one than my ~$150 one from Amazon.
Any referrals for remote associate positions?
What are some WFH productivity essentials? Not talking about the basics (keyboard, mouse, extra monitors, etc), more interested in some unique additions to your home office setup.
Sent out to deck to my client and just realized I wrote “value prostitution” vs “value proposition.” FML
On a project in Charlotte,NC for a while. Any recs on places to eat / dessert spots or coffee shops / things to do?
Opening in EY India Experience more than 3 yrs can apply. Interested candidates can share there CV on email@example.com
Got an offer from a really small consulting firm that offers no health insurance or 401k match. Otherwise the firm seems like a great fit and something I’d love to be a part of. What are some things I should consider with the lack of benefits? I’m thinking I should negotiate a higher offer to make up for it? Thoughts?
My friend at LEK just said the referral bonus is $7k... I didn't know they were that understaffed
Need help figuring out how to manage a VERY hyper dog during this WFH period. This is getting challenging
Has anyone tried therapy via Skype (or something similar)? If so, how was your experience? I am struggling to find a psychologist that works weekends...
Why do people keep saying San Francisco has great climate? Every night it feels like under 60 degrees in the summer and I cannot even sit outside comfortably. The rest of the year is ok but I DEFINITELY cannot live in a city with no summer.
Does anyone use one medical as their health provider? I know membership is sponsored by the company. Looking for a family doctor having just moved into country. No idea what I’m supposed to look for.
Padding my billable hours like
What's the most cringe company wide emails you've seen? Here's one sent to around 6k folks in the org upon the guy getting fired: --- For all of you who are young, intelligent, motivated, and have a great value structure, I would urge you to leave this firm now. Most of the best talent has already left. Take my advice, as most of you have grown to respect me over the years. Sent from my iPad
Anyone hiring remote PMs?
Is it likely that one would get financial aid for an MBA given a consulting background (3 years)? Family not in a circumstance to help financially at all.
Just joined a new firm and deployment asked if I was interested in an okay project. It’s weekly cross country travel for the next 13 months. Is it okay to turn down? Don’t want to seen as inflexible.
Hi Fishes, what is your approach of value adding to your project on top of regular work? By the way I am a test lead(automation) and have 11 yoe in a product company.
Need to get a dental RCT, cavity procedure done but I'm skeptic about whether to get it done in India vs London. Ps - I get private healthcare by employer that covers dental in UK.
Any tips on dealing with a SM you’re not seeing eye to eye with? As context, I was assigned to the final phase of a project, and every time he has an ask, I write it down, then triple check the request verbally and on writing. However, when I send the deck he says it’s not what we talked about. Any suggestions?
What's your best final interview advice? Anything you've learned that would be useful to others?
Fishies - does your agency provide benefits related to individuals or couples looking to start or grow a family through surrogacy? Any sort of insurance or monetary support?
Any success stories of setting boundaries while pregnant? I am working 70+ hours a week and routinely taking nighttime calls, etc. I’m so exhausted and feel like I am running myself down. Just got out of first trimester. Is it kosher to just be like “hey, I’m not working more than 50 hour weeks, period”?
Currently an S1 in TR in the north west, making 94k. Just started talks with KPMG, what should I throw out there for salary expectations? I stated 110k and was told that’s in range, just want to make sure I’m not undercutting myself.
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