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I just got to know what we actually do when we say RPA. So underwhelmed 🙆🏼‍♂️

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It is the dumb cousin of AI / ML

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Yeah, it’s some seriously boring stuff.

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So disappointing there aren’t actual robots

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RPA is the future of...oh wait you mean just automate repetitive tasks?

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The fact that half of RPA consultants don’t actually know how code works astounds me.

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Sounds like we need to RPA the RPA consultants then

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I did once. It may have been one of the highest points of my career.

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You'd be shocked to hear what we actually do when we do digital transformation, digital strategy or even transaction strategy (hint: you'll be underwhelmed as well)

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You sound familiar. Are you Mr. Watson?

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Scripts with steroids

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Had a call where someone asked me ‘what is RPA’ and I said ‘run pass allocation’ (understand it should be rpa not rpo), it remains my greatest example of a ‘dad joke’ that is literally indefensible

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RPA is trash

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Disagree- harder to make shitty API and scripts seem like the wave of the future than to code it.

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Isn't RPA also absurdly expensive?

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How many first year analysts here started as interns? What did you guys do to get those jobs?

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Where is a new build???

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Any interview tips on manager to senior manager in another firm. Partners, hiring managers, senior managers can you comment?

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Real talk: what's a reasonable amount to spend on an engagement ring with a salary of 90k?

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Is there anyway I can use my Delta miles to buy an Emirates flight?

And the weekend has arrived! Let's see how many emails I can dodge over the next two days.

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Lateral move to Senior Consultant at EY worth it?

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1k bonus for folks not supposed to be a part of AIP, that's an okay deal. (the only good thing since I couldn't see my compensation)

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Got committed to MAJOR new project by leadership, but can't leave my current program lead role due to lack of suitable backfill with the needed competencies in my practice. TATA, sense of self.

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It's quite sad that I wait for my transatlantic flight to finally get some sleep

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Was told background check would take 7-10 days, but here we are on day 12 and no news. Anyone else having these take quite a while recently?

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Q: how do you know it’s gonna be a busy day? A: your team does not have time to let you rephrase and confirm your assigned tasks

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Anyone wanna share their favorite order at Carvel? Wanting to try something new

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Dear associates and older consultants: Before you ask me how to do something basic in an Office program, please, for the love of god, just Google it.

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I really hope you guys aren't as pretentious in person as you are on this app.

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I looked so good today. I took my first selfie. Killing em with that TM Lewin.

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Finding love on FB

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