What’s the fastest way to get a COVID-19 test result? Urgent care places say 2 days for RTPCR results. Someone suggested going directly to a hospital for a same day result but on calling them, hospitals are saying tests only for in- patients who are going for surgery etc.Appreciate any help 🙏
I’m not a shy person, but I’ve always had issues speaking in front of groups. I grew up with a lisp (which I’ve since overcome), but I still stumble over my words a lot. I think COVID has exacerbated this a lot since I’m not able to see my teammates or read their body language. I’m a scrum master, so leading calls is sorta in the job description. Any suggestions on how to become a better professional speaker?
Health care is being rationed in several states. This is getting serious. This is definitely worth learning more about as hospital refuse critically ill patients who do not have covid. Emergency rooms are literally flooded, critically ill pts (w covid) wait hours on end in their car to get in to see a doctor. What a MESS https://www.adn.com/nation-world/2021/09/13/alabama-man-dies-after-being-rejected-by-43-hospitals-in-3-states-family-says-as-covid-packs-icus/ https://www.marketwatch.com/amp/story/alaska-joins-idaho-in-rationing-health-care-as-hospitals-are-packed-with-covid-patients-and-who-says-africa-is-being-left-behind-in-vaccine-push-11631717516 https://www.adn.com/alaska-news/2021/09/14/amid-covid-19-overload-providence-alaska-medical-center-now-prioritizing-care-under-crisis-standards/
What does everyone think about what sales /pursuits will be like in the Covid and post-Covid world? Key changes you’re already noting (ex. not on site to meet f2f or “walk the halls”)?
Currently working at Accenture as a C (promoted Dec ‘19), but I know I ultimately want to make the jump over to Deloitte. I am on track to be promoted to M in the 2021 promo cycle and I know Deloitte would likely knock me down one level either way. Due to COVID-19, it seems like it doesn’t make sense to jump ship for at least another year while things get back to normal. Any thoughts on if it’s better to wait it out and leave after making M (but how long after?) or try to leave earlier? TIA
Has your Urgent Care facility or ones around you started testing for COVID19? If so, do you offer both the Antibody test and Viral swab?
Moving to nyc with my covid dog. Any advice? She’s only been in suburban areas growing up
Hi all, I was a civil Engineer earlier and was laid off facing the Covid brunt and have upgraded to Data Science now, actively looking for a job to support my family. So if anyone can help or give leads it would be grateful to help support my family. Please please 🙏🏼
Is PwC mAtching donations to charities helping fight the COVID crisis in India? Could not find anything specific on the giving website
I’m confusion... I started to count calories/macros to lose weight. Roughly 211... started at like 24/2500 for a 1.5 months.. didnt lose a Lb. Dropped down to 2200 for last 2 weeks...haven’t lost a LB. Working out / cardio 5-6x a week. Sleep is good and stress level ok (outside of the covid norms). Any tips or suggestions?
Am hearing Deloitte USI is planning to open office space in Chennai and other regions across India as part of post COVID back to office plan, how true is this information? Deloitte USI
How do you guys deal with frequent brain fog? Ive always had it a bit on and off but lately I've felt almost lost in some work meetings because I can't retain anything. I don't smoke weed, I rarely take low dose of anxiety medicine, drink socially and I'm pretty healthy on most fronts but I did have COVID almost a year ago. What else could cause this?
Which consulting companies are not requiring the covid vaccine as a condition of employment?
Any talk of travel resuming at Accenture ? I am about to join as a Life Science Technology consultant and was hoping to get thoughts on if travel will be what it was pre-COVID (Mon-Thurs travel)? Thanks for your input!
What has COVID made you thankful for? I'm thankful for COVID because if I was traveling, the bees would have eaten through more wall in my office and I would not have known. Yes it's that kind of year. 😫😳.
In the past two weeks my work has picked up 10x what it was previously. Now I’m working 70+ hr weeks and often my projects are submitted nearly before deadline since I’m shuffling multiple at once. My team is understaffed and there’s no plan to hire people due to COVID-19. How do you manage to tackle the day instead of let it tackle you? I feel like no one knows how much I’m suffering since I’m WFH’ing and try to relay positive emotions over FaceTime or messages.
Need recommendations for things to do tonight and tomorrow night in Boston. I am on-site - Boston downtown till Thursday. First time in Boston. I will most probably be solo (may be 1-2 coworkers but not sure). Want to explore the bar scene, and meet random people (like it used to be before COVID). I know most night clubs are closed on weeknights, so looking for next best thing. M, 30s. Tia.
Does anyone here struggle with balancing work and attending to children at home as a single mother. I work from home in a very demanding job as a manager and I feel horrible that I have to sacrifice time with my children to work. I want to be successful at work and climb the corporate ladder, but at the same time my children don’t get the attention they need, especially my 6 year old that can barley read.
Had a dream where a VP at the client knocked on my apartment door asking for an eta on an analysis he requested that is not due until next week... I need a vacation.
A partner said on a client call that we really miss an associate I’m filling in for and that the team should be up to speed when she gets back. I can’t help feeling a bit slighted by that. I get that she’s much more senior (I’m a 1st year who started a couple of months ago) but I don’t think I’ve done a bad job at all. My first brief was spot on arguments wise and didn’t have much redlines. Am I reading too much into it? Should I check in with him to ask if he’s unhappy with my work?
Interviewing for a Senior Consultant role at Deloitte for a role in Risk and Financial Advisory - Controllership. Seems to be mostly accounting/finance transformation work. I’m currently making 100k base at EY as a a senior 2. What should i ask for?
Creative director showing photos of all white people bc he can’t find people of color... please send your best resources for where to source high quality photos of BIPOC so we can show there are alternatives! Bonus points if it includes BIPOC doing outdoor activities like biking. I’m going to start with a basic google search but would love any help! ❣️
Student here, working on a project. Do you know of any consulting companies (of any size) that want to be mostly in-person after the pandemic? I’m writing I’m favor of hybrid work, just looking for examples of ones who won’t be doing that.Thank you!
Norwegian living in Norway with my Canadian GF. Planning to move to Canada due to her visa running out. SC at Deloitte working mainly as a Solution Architect + DevOps Engineer, but also experience with Cloud Strategy and IT DD's. Should I be able to find a company to sponsor my visa, or is my best bet an internal transfer? Any other tips? Thank you in advance!
Holding all else constant, do you prefer two continuous weeks of bench time or 10 hours less work per week for 8 weeks
Asking for my brother: he just graduated with a bachelors in sustainability. What kind of jobs in sustainability consulting are good entry points for fresh college grads? Any specific companies to go for?
Hello fishes, Can someone help me referral in Deloitte, KPMG or any organisation for Business Analyst role. Please help me out serving notice period. Yoe - 3.4 Current CTC -5 LPA Skills- Business analysis, requirement gathering, Agile, Jira, customer relationship management, project management, product delivery, sdlc e.t.c Preferred location - Bangalore or Hyderabad Thanks in advance
In a world of remote consulting work…. How long can the US maintain its high premium over European and, esp. developing market consulting? Both price tag to clients and significantly higher salaries for the people. I imagine may move faster at Big 4, etc. than MBB, but within MBB the huge cost and salary differentials feel… increasingly hard to maintain (even though I think the differential has actually gotten bigger, not smaller in the last two years). Thoughts?
Anyone have the latest PwC comp grid?
How are the exit options from EY-P at a Senior associate level? Is EYP considered to be the employer of choice after the MBBs?
Is Accenture going to require back to office or client travel this year? What will office requirements look like when things open up?
Would anyone at RSM consider referring me for a Business Transformation Mgmt Consulting Internship? I can provide as much information as needed, and would greatly appreciate it! Thank you!
I am interviewing for a campus recruiting role and would love if others can share common questions they get asked so I can use for prepping. Thank you!
Thank you, covid-19.
Well-off client not over their spouse had previous counsel that didn’t know their head from their ass. So client is micromanaging us since we substituted in. Just got an email from client: “I need you to work this case like it’s your only case.” Oh, ok. If you pay your bill like it’s your only bill.
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