Hey Googlers, I’m going in for my GCP TAM second round on Monday and had a few QQs for you all: 1. For the RRK2 case study if there is a scenario for handling peak time workloads where the client did a lift & shift of a monolithic architecture, is the best suggestion to move them to micro services to enable serverless and auto scaling features? 2. I was told that they’ll give me 15 mins to prep after the case study is shared live, would you suggest I build a 1 pager or is that not required?Google
Hello, I am helping a client get feedback on his recent mobile app. It’s called Boredumm. You can watch unlimited videos from anywhere (right now, only YouTube) with no fees, no sign ups, no data tracking. The value of this app is discoverability: fresh and diverse content always. As you know, social media algorithms make it really hard for us to discover completely new things. This app won’t silo users but rather expand their horizons. Beta link here https://testflight.apple.com/join/qt2zsx3G
Interested in applying for slalom but just read that you only get paid 50% if you are on the bench? Can anyone confirm?
Partners. Were there stages in your career (Analyst, Consultant, Manager, etc) where you felt things weren’t clicking and that maybe consulting wasn’t for you? What did you do to get over the hump and still find a way to Partner? To be specific, I’m currently a C looking to make manager in a year, and there are manager level responsibilities that I’m struggling to execute proficiently (e.g., asking the right questions to the client, driving work with little guidance, etc)
Is the DoorDash take home case just their way of crowdsourcing free work? Feel like the questions they asked could easily be a 4 week project.
I have a family visit coming up next week that is looking likely to conflict with a major client deadline. I’ve canceled my fair share of vacations for this job, but after a year+ of pandemic isolation, loss and nonstop work, this one is a big deal — I need to be present for my family for just these couple of days. Any ideas for how to frame this to the client? In house lawyers, is there an acceptable way your outside counsel could handle this situation? I am feeling so sad and stressed.
Any tips on sending those "I'm on the bench, got anything?" Emails to your network? Always feels awkward to me but I wonder if it's just my phrasing that's awkward lol
Other than LinkedIn and Indeed are there any other job posting websites? I am looking to make the jump from classroom teacher to project management/ curriculum design/ education nonprofit work…
Have a 2 year project for Romania which will be extended, what are the Pro's and Con's to move there? Also need to decide if i need to take my wife and 5 year old kid there... Any links and suggestions please..
Day two of being on Bench... Seeing others who have been on bench for 12 weeks... Fee pretty relaxed!! #EarnedDowntime
Explaining the beach to ppl and them being like "Wait so you still get paid during this so called beach time?" Yes.....Yes I do!😎
What is the bench like now with corona?
Please help - I need opinions on men’s clothing! What are people’s perceptions of black suits vs. blue/gray? About to refresh my wardrobe now that I’ve made associate. I work in a conservative industry, so leaning on adding some black suits, especially now that I’m a but more senior and going to see more client action. I like my blues and grays, but if I wear those exclusively do I come off as less serious? Any and all view points are welcome, truly just testing the water. Ty!
The feels when you roll off that one engagement that was a little more meaningful than the rest
Just got offered DeAndre Hopkins for CEH in PPR. No brainer right? I have Ekeler and David Montgomery, CEH is my flex/bench.
Sometimes being rolled off is like being led to the slaughter - you shouldn’t let the poor creature know what’s coming... 🙈🔫
My client hasn’t paid their invoices since the project started 8 weeks ago and now my boss is really concerned. What am I missing? What’s the big issue? Is it not just a standard legal process to remedy payment by now? Is he more concerned with the extra work? Reputation issues? “Free work” financials? I’m fairly new to the industry and haven’t been exposed to that side of the business yet
As someone who is a tech consultant but would love to get more into project management, are there any companies that great places to start on my project management career?
Should I put off having a baby until 2022? My S/O and I have always talked about having a big family. I want to start on my mid 20s and hopefully finish having kids by my mid 30s (I want 3-4 kids). Should I wait until after COVID to start having kids? Life is unpredictable so who’s to say that after one pandemic there won’t be another. I’m hesitant to wait but scared now to start trying for a baby.
Hi 🐠, have a trip coming up that I could use some advice for. Have to book a non-refundable economy trip to Osaka, can fly from Philadelphia or New York. United 1k with lots of GPU/miles (continued)
FDA rejects oleandrin, an unproven coronavirus therapeutic pushed by MyPillow CEO, as a dietary supplement ingredient
Has anyone heard of Dragon Recruiting before? Just got pinged for an interesting role, but I've never heard of them before
Overheard at DTW "Chicago passengers please return to the gate if you've taken wrong suitcase". Happy Thanksgiving from the family.
With the new variant of COVID becoming more of an issue will we have the option again to be excused from inventory counts due to anxiety of contracting the virus? I was recently asked to conduct a count but do not feel comfortable with the new strain.
Just joined this bowl and I find it hilarious that there isn’t a single post. 😂 sounds accurate for my Covid dating life thus far.
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Starting a job on Monday - the company does not yet offer employer match for 401k. Would you still contribute or move straight to IRA? The company is a startup and working on establishing a match. All of the other benefit plans/offerings are insane.
What are the odds that January return to office plans will be pushed again due to a winter COVID surge
Anyone at Corp strat at a bank? What was interview process like - I don’t know too much finance..
Would this be fine for work holiday party? First one ever for me out of college. Trying to repurpose some old dresses vs buying a new one
If you moved to the US when you were 18, and now you are 40 years old, with very minor accent, when you travel aboard, do you say that you come from India or USA?
My husband and I have a huge combined family. They are also...well...loud. By loud I mean, laughing, debating, talking, all in good cheer. But sometimes arguments can erupt, and there's really no shortage of entertainment and sometimes drama. We're having a smaller gathering this year and wondering what's the best way to navigate all things COVID and health - we love to be close, hug, etc but I know everyone has different comfort levels and I want to be gracious and appease. What's your expert opinion? #QA
What’s the most you’ve made in a year, all-in, including base + commissions + annual vested stock? And what company?
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