Would anyone else be willing to not charge their time to the client for one day if they would use those savings to purchase at least some two-ply tp? #makeourbuttshappyagain
We've had some hard times with a difficult client but we've worked hard to build a relationship. Now we're in such a good groove, getting good work through. HAPPY FUCKING MONDAY!
Been at ACN for almost 2 years doing project/change mgt. Would love to transition into industry for product mgt. Would love advise for anyone in industry who made the transition. Thanks
For anyone who has gone through agency agile or follows agile methodology, what system do you find works best for project management? I’m honestly tempted to go back to email or use google docs...
Does anyone have suggestions for creating a resume when you’ve done consulting for 10 years? How do you sum up four background? Do you do it by project or overall highlights? Also do we stick with the one page rule?
Is it a good idea to switch after one year of exp in tcs cause I'm feeling stuck in my project and technologies are not of my interest??
I recently hopped over from federal to commercial and feel like I have no idea what’s going on on the project I just joined. Any tips from other who’ve made the jump? What’s the best way to get up to speed?
A very small team (4 of us) at a client site. Majority of the clients seem to be over the age of 35. All of us are early to mid 20s. Tips on how to build rapport to more than just our POC?
https://youtu.be/xEpSdb_f1pE A little late but check out Eddie Huangs latest project. I’m sure many of us can relate to this more than all the “rich Asian” centered media coming out. We love to see it!
Anyone willing to compare new client service checklist? We are customizing our CRM to include notifications with our new client actions. Want to compare our model to others out there.
You know your project is going to be a death march when the program director makes the “landing the plane” reference
Client: “how was your flight home?”
Me: “Got in at 1am due to the weather, but that’s the job”
Client: “I used to travel for work a lot too. Once a month. Those airports are terrible”
Whoa I was just blindsided by client. Turns out that they have been running the exact same project in parallel, just to see if we could do something better. We came up with similar recommendations.
Any advice for assigning important tasks to the AMP/MP level? While I’m typically good at delegating, our monthly billing package is complex and VERY important to our client.
My two direct reports left shortly after I joined the agency and I inherited a sh*tty error-prone process. While typically an AMP task, I made strides to reinvent it. My new AMP is only 4mo into the workforce and my MP is 1mo on the account. I’m drowning in other tasks but having trouble shaking this one 😖
What do you guys think is the most interesting kind of client? For some reason, I really like working with divourcees
Project was in Detroit. Used Turbo Tax. Got letter in the mail from Detroit saying I owe $3.05 in additional taxes, says to pay in 10 days or its going to collections. Is turbo tax responsible?
What to do when your leadership team likes to play extreme politics and want non leadership team to stay away from client and stay quiet?
At any stage, humans can thirst for money, knowledge, or love; sometimes for two, never for three
Do you agree?
+ what is the consulting version of it ( sleep, good project, good team?!)
Polling my fellow 🐠, would you consider speaking about your roles/project experiences to students who come from non-target universities for consulting? Not to act as a mentor or sponsor, but more for exposure to the industry that these schools lack.
If you are an auditor on rotation here on the US and planning to take US CPA exam, what is the best subject to take first? Audit?
What are busy season hours legitimately like in big 4 for a senior and through what dates? If I'm working until 2 am anyway, why am I doing it for RSM instead of Big 4?
I have a list of local medical practices and family practices around my area. Know doctors are extremely busy and usually the officer manager is the point of contact. Best way to get through?
Got an offer to almost double my salary, which is less exciting given the fact that I'm severely underpaid at the moment. No travel, easy, but boring work. What would you do?
I’m doing a PT program. From an IP perspective, how important should is it for me to have a personal machine? E.g, working on a side project of my own with classmates. Cont...
Pokémon Go finally set up friends and trading! Should we get a consulting network going?
Any hardos go to church?
Doesn't "not overwhelm hospitals" then imply to just quarantine those who have any chronic conditions and their respective households? (Cont'd)
What do MBA admissions look at besides GMAT and work experience? Do they look at undergrad at all? Aspiring to go to M7 but I feel that my stats aren’t competitive enough
Sorry if this a stupid question, but is true strategy work typically written/scoped via a fixed fee SOW? Given the work can often times be nebulous, I wonder how you adequately size LOE, build out activities, etc? Thanks!
Is it just me or are there A LOT of super bowl ads this year with celebs who havent been popular in 10 years?
What can I reasonably negotiate for EY Senior Consultant signing bonus? Not Parthenon. Regular old consulting.
My son needs to goto a school party in Hawaiian luau theme. I got him a flowered button down, khaki shorts. Did I get this right ? How abt footwear? Can he wear sneakers? Thank you 😊
Approx how much money will be deducted if I don't return the D laptop. Anyone having any knowledge/experience in this 😅
Is Uber still a good tech company? I’m looking to transition into tech and got an offer working in product marketing on the earner/driver/shopper side. Do you guys think this will solidify my resume as a tech guy and open up doors? What do you think of Uber’s skill transferability to other tech companies
How hard is it to obtain a prejudgment attachment order? How many years have you practiced and how many times have you seen this granted?? Just curious 🤨 thank you all~
Anyone here work or have worked in PA in Sweden? Curious how your experience was working in Northern Europe.
This is my first year at the firm.
My client impact is EXCEPTIONAL and metrics is STRONG.
I know it's difficult to comment but what's the average hike one can expect?
Any insights will be really helpful.
Have a nice evening!
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