Just when you think the client can't get any lazier, they start rolling an ice cream cart around the office. AND TOTALLY REDEEM THEMSELVES!!! 🍦🍦🍦
Have been a PM for my client for the past year, successfully deploying several things. Just got told I will start working with a lower level client associate and I’m being dropped to a BA level...
So my client is “business casual” but everyone typically wears suits without the tie. How do you guys structure different outfits? I feel like I’m running out of clothes already and need to buy more
The thing is... how many consultants align with what they’re doing, esp if a client makes junk food or teaches insurers how to avoid paying out? You can serve alcohol and also not drink yourself, no?
Am I missing any from the client services hierarchy? AA AE JAM AM SAM JAD AD SAD BD SBD CP ECP 13 steps to the top spot then?
Just got a role in product analytics and I have no exp in this field. Was told to draft an approach for the business in 2 weeks and present to leadership, they also have no prior product analytics for their product they’re a small startup. Any tips or recommended content to digest that would help with this? TIA!
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What's the best way to find potential tax partner positions in B4? I'm willing to change firms (currently at a B4) and I have a list of about 10 markets I'm willing to move to for a partner position.
With the holidays coming up, partners and client relationship owners, do you get your clients gifts? Pre-COVID we sent treats to the office, but most of my clients are still home. Would it be appropriate to send gifts directly to them? If so, any ideas on things/price limits?
I’m the only person from my firm at the client site and having trouble connecting with people at client (people mostly just see me as an external “intruder”). Not personally bothered, but worried that it hurts perception/client relations. Any advice on how to get more social traction (e.g. get invited to lunch and stuff)?
Just stared on a new project this week, but got an industry offer yesterday so I’m putting in my 2 weeks tmrw. Will they have me stay on or roll me off to the bench for the remainder?
Help! Only 9 weeks pregnant but on a high-burn project. The team all works super long hours, but I'm EXHAUSTED!!! It's too early to tell my team I'm pregnant, right? How do I navigate?
Anyone working for a Big 4 Salesforce practice in Germany willing to have a chat/give a referral?
Does anyone else here have a passion to eventually start your own company someday? I really just want to work for myself, be my own boss, make myself money, etc but I don’t know where to start. Should I start a side project on the side? Figure out what I’m passionate about, what can make me money, etc?
Partner at BCG with tech background, started career as SWE at MS. 20 YOE including tech cofounder of two startups. Nearing MD & Partner window but feeling pull to explore FAANG and exit. Any thoughts on roles that could make sense and not make me miss MDP comp? Much appreciated
PowerPoint gurus - I’m helping a client find short term help for an important presentation. Please DM me if you are good at storytelling and slide design. You will be compensated for this work. This will be a 3-4 day part-time engagement. I’m at a small tech focused firm, and don’t have in-house designers as yet. Plus I don’t want to spend hours building slides. Nothing illegal or fishy here. Thanks!
Decided that I’m leaving audit today. Trying to understand the full range of opportunities in forensics. Will have my CPA and CFE. So far, I understand that there are client-serving firms like FTI and then the B4 will have forensics arms as well. What are some other forensic accounting roles? Pros and cons? Better than audit? Honestly just looking to learn anything.
Going to be in Madrid for the next 4 days on vacation. Any recommendations?? Used points so will be staying at the Westin Palace Madrid.
If there's company you like and the only postings listed are either too senior or too junior is it worth applying still in hopes of getting considered for a more Jr role or negotiating up for a more Sr role? I know it's doesn't hurt to try just wondering if anyone had personal success doing it in industry.
For those, who are immigrants, what made you stay in New York? Would be especially interested to hear from those who didn’t come for economical reasons. I am told the excitement about the city wears off 😅 I am European, just came 2 years ago and am still loving it, but also start to wonder if staying in a job I don’t like it’s all worth it (I am on L1 visa, so no way to find a new job). Life in Europe isn’t too bad either.
Hey all, would love some advice. I’m a Business Analyst with 5 YOE and minimal technical skills. And I’m really unhappy where I’m at. Very underpaid, and feel like I’m limited in job opportunities. I want to become more technical but no idea where to even start! I was thinking about starting with a certification but most seems really tough to learn as a newbie. Any guidance/advice on which certs to look at? Was thinking AWS cloud practitioner as a starting point? Any help welcomed!!
Got an offer with Microsoft for L60 recruiter.Any idea on the salary ranges for the same and also around the work culture.Will help in my decision making.
I’m currently on PIP b/c low utilization and “Performance trends” during my first pregnancy. I’m pregnant again, I was not promoted due to PIP, does that mean I won’t be eligible for paid mat. leave?
Is there anything wrong with taking vacation in one of my final weeks at my job ? I don’t want to have any gaps in pay .
Not a points thing but shout out to brooks brothers at Ohare! Got to airport realized I forgot cuff links went to brooks brothers lady said “look doll no need to spend 90 bucks I got these knitted one
Desi ppl , struggling a bit with verbal communication since I moved to US. Sometimes can’t find words during client meeting so do a lot of ‘aaa’s , ‘Kind of’s and ‘sort of’. How can I improve it? I do watch English series a lot and read books but looking for other ideas that may have helped you all . Are there are classes which helps with fluency ?
Booked some Marriott stays on points before the change in redemption rates. It’s now fewer points for the same dates. Is it possible to get the difference back? If so how, call or cancel/rebook
Hotel says sold out M-Th, but it’s available if I️ book M-F. What are the repercussions of on Monday saying I️ want to check out a day early?
Are there any EU countries that don’t require a 2 week quarantine? Looking for somewhere for New Years that’ll be fine with just a negative test (non-vax)
FP&A or Corp Dev as exit opp?
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?
Best way to find award flight options on Delta/United/AA, from US to Europe? Somewhat flexible in dates and locations - just want to see what low-cost options there are in June/July
43/F traveling solo to Monterey, CA this Friday for a weekend conference. This will be my first vacation in 6 years. I've been to Cannery Row and the aquarium but that's about it. Any recommendations for good restaurants/things to do?
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