HI, How is work culture & Job Security in EPAM Anywhere? Got offer for 18LPA Months Fixed : 50K Monthly Project allowance: 100K No project allowance paid when on bench Please suggest
Hi 🐠, need some advice. Was told by my manager that time doing research (for info related to my client) is not client billable and has to be charged to the overhead code. This strikes me as fundamentally wrong, esp bc this is a flat rate project so the hours will just affect my utilization / internal metrics, not how much the client is billed. I asked for a non-billable code that counts towards utilization but was told my utilization is fine even though I’d be billing <40hrs & to use OH code
My tech client wants a “Think Different” type of manifesto ad that will run for a year and magically increase their diversity hires while publicly making them look like (cont’d)
My client made me an offer in a city I’m not excited about and know no one. But I absolutely love the company, the people, and I know I would be happy with good pay and work-life balance...(cont)
Last week joined in hcl. I got better opportunity in other company.If I abscand in hcl.does it any problem?still I have not assigned to any project , iam in Bench now?
Merrill Advisors - I have a client with an account at Merrill and am told that they have a money fund available which insures up to an aggregate of $5,000,000 in FDIC coverage. Is this a CDARs program and they are misinformed or does such a program exist and what is it called? I was told $5mm in coverage with daily liquidity which obviously wouldn’t apply to CDARs. Many thanks!
Just got off a two hour workshop with a client and was too scared to say anything and speak up even though I probably had good points. How do you get over the fear of being wrong or sounding stupid? I feel like I let my team down.
With the way this project is going, thinking "excelling at procrastination and fire drills" should go under my strengths on this PE
Just got pulled off my main project and don't have any project scheduled yet.... Feel like I will be fired :(
Hi. I have accepted offer from Accenture and I got link for countdown portal. In the portal my project/dept is showing as "RAiSE" and location as "IDC/Bengaluru". Anybody have any idea about this department "RAiSE" in terms of growth and opportunities?
TMW you hug a client and then awkwardly decide you really should have just shaken hands...
The project I’m on at work right now is actually pretty interesting, but I’m feeling so burnt out and uninspired that everything I have to do feels like a drag. Wish I could feel excited to design. I miss that feeling.
Transitioning from full time agency life to be a freelancer and/or part timer. How have folks negotiated their rate, hourly vs day? For reference, I’m in the Account/Project Management space and have 8+ years of experience. And I’d ideally like the rate to result in more $$ than what I was making when salaried. Thanks!
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Hi guys, I am due to start working at EY soon within audit. I will be commuting to the office by train when in the Birmingham office. This will be from Leicester. Usually if a commute is about 1.5 hours+, Mazars authorises hotels. Is there a similar policy at EY? When not in the office I would prefer to drive to clients, not sure if me being in Leicester affects whether they will tell me to suck up an extended commute? Would a mileage claim be from the office to the client? Thanks!
Which one of you Accenture folk are on this project? With a bill rate like that it's gotta be ACN India. Spill the beans or I'll tag you in my group chat. "Facebook pays contractors $16.50 per hour, hired by consulting firm Accenture, to read your ‘encrypted’ WhatsApp messages, shares info with prosecutors" https://www.rt.com/news/534257-facebook-whatsapp-moderators-read-messages/
For the past 2 months I have had trouble accessing any non-client or company websites. I thought the client was blocking me. Turns out it was "Websense" that the company installed that was blocking me
How is Hexaware in term of Mainframe Technology or Legacy Modernization project ? Good number of projects in Hexaware related to Mainframe Technology? And how is Job security in Hexaware ? #Hexaware
Thoughts on exiting to a FAANG L6 Strategy role or waiting until July for my impending promotion to manager? Do we think I can push the start date out to August?
Hi Fishes, Can anyone help me! I have cleared my Technical Round and HR team told me to complete the document Upload and EAF form on portal.. After completing this they can go forward for salary discussion.... But the documentation team haven't reviewed yet.. how long will it take already 2 weeks over..
Need to recertify my AWS-SAA cert. any recommendations on best resources given the new test format (SAA-CO2)?
I’d love some help thinking through this. I’m currently renting for $1600 base ($1800 total) and live in the least desirable part of town, and expect it to raise to about $2k/month. I was planning to buy my first property in the city and Airbnb part of it, but it will take me about a year to save up the cash (~$500k starting). Eventual goal is to move more rural but trying to build to FI. I found a property in my ideal dream location for $280k but it needs work, and can’t Airbnb it. Continued
If I pass the hiring committee, what happens if my expected salary and bonus greatly exceed the posted “floor” salary? I tried to get in front of this, but recruiting department has been slow to talk shop while I progressed through interview milestones.
Anyone at RSM or any other midsized firm know what the average pay for Senior Transaction services is? I would also assume the hours are a bit better than big 4 FDD? Looking to decide between industry or give another few years to public accounting. Also for the Chicago area or any MCOL area
Has anyone worked with Thrive Market? Interested in knowing about their culture, level of maturity, etc. for a potential job
Anyone from or live in San Diego? Great beer selections everywhere but where do you buy bourbon?!
I just got laid off and I just don’t know what to say “if” I ever get an interview. Any tips would be appreciated. I know when you get laid off, no one wants to hire you.
“A new study suggests that almost half of those hospitalized with COVID-19 have mild or asymptomatic cases.”
I'll be joining the consulting world very soon and am thinking about getting a new personal credit card. My meal expenses are per diem so I'm thinking about the AmEx Gold card as it has 4x points on dining. I was wondering if anyone had any suggestions on personal cards for consultants and how to go about my corporate card as well! TIA
Hello Consulting moms, I was wondering if anyone moved States after COVID? I live in Virginia (15min from DC) and we’re thinking to move to Texas. Dallas or Austin not sure yet. Any recommendations/advice? My son will be starting Middle-school. 😩 Thank you so much!
Hi Fishes, Wanted to know something quickly before making a decision - I am getting 14lpa fixed salary as part of an offer from one the big 4. My variable will be on top of this right? And next yrs hike will be (14 + 14*x% ) hike right to become new fixed?? Please help need to make a decision by EOD or offer will be retracted
Am I making a mistake declining offers for Infrastructure Automation/SRE Ops roles in product companies and going for Backend development roles in mid-size service based/Big 4 companies?
Was CDD work as bad, i.e. long hours, before WFH or clients and teams would assume you had a life past a certain time before the pandemic? How much of it is the nature of the clients/deals vs WFH making it harder to set boundaries? Trying to see if I can do this long term.
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