A male colleague of mine, who just joined the team this week, has made inappropriate advancements towards me during a team event, touching my leg while talking to me and saying how pretty I am. Worst thing is he’s joining my project too… It’s a no brainer that this is unacceptable, but it’s the first time this happened to me in a work setting and I’m unsure how to handle it. What steps should I take first? Report to HR immediately or speak to my team’s partner first? Any advice is appreciated
How has your WFH experience during the pandemic impacted (or not) your sense of loyalty / willingness to sacrifice for: - your team - your client - your firm
If your path demands you to walk through hell (or an equivalent client), then walk as if you own the place.
Need tips for managing sanity with a client dominating your life. Tell yourself it can't last forever? Set boundaries (how?!?)? I love my job, teams, etc. But this client drives me to job search.
Is there any coming back to agency life after starting your career on the client side? #askingforafriend FML that friend is me 😨
New to consulting. How should I structure my message to project leads to try to get staffed. How detailed to I need to be ?
Aloof from project SM thinks he can get away with responding to my question with a question. Na man, 2 can play this game.
If a client gets a new CMO, what is the probability that they will switch agencies? If they leave their current agency, how long does the transition take?
Any healthcare industry people have clients who have outsourced their medical billing department? Looking for some ideas/recommendations on what outsource companies are used and whether you’ve seen good/bad outcomes from your client doing so. TY.
Are folks getting RFE on H1 transfer to Big4? My question is specifically because initially your office location is the only one mentioned coz you don’t know what client you will be assigned?
Two partners both want you on a project soon. You wrote the proposal for one but would rather do the other. The partner for the one you wrote could make your life challenging. How do you play this?
Just finished a project. Taking a train to Colorado to see phish for their end of summer show🤘🏼Happy Labor Day weekend People. Grab the good times before the grind starts again!
Show of hands; who has been laid off because your agency lost a big client? Also, when you interviewed for your next job did you feel comfortable saying that? And do other agencies understand?
Is anyone in Marbella? On a project in Spain and spending weekend here, but on my own and very bored 😑
When you're on a WebEx with a client, and the client gets an IM that says '8======D ~~~~~~' 🙄
Does Salesforce have a strategic customer engagement team in their Consulting org that focuses on project delivery? If so, how’s it different from their Advisory services that staffs Program Architects on delivery projects?
I hold an offer for 28L fixed and been offered M level at Deloitte. How much CTC can I expect from Deloitte? It's a client facing role. Please suggest. Thank you.
Not sure if I’m just venting or asking for advice. With the current situation with COVID19, I am no longer traveling every week for work. I’ve come to realize that my husband (CONT)
Can anyone speak to their experiences at Feinberg Hanson? Culture, satisfaction with the work, work-life balance, etc?
I’m an immigrant with H1B. Been wanting to get out of my firm so badly but every time I apply outside, I start getting dragged into work at my current firm.I was going through some pretty rigorous interviews (I failed them) and have been in a slump since. Meanwhile my current firm keeps dumping work on me and I can’t find the time to apply outside. Anyone been through something similar? I’m losing hope.The politics is also so toxic, they started screwing me over since my last performance review.
Mba hires, are you jealous of your ug hire coworkers? I mean they’re doing it younger and have the flexibility to not pay for the mba
What is salary range for new SM ?
Does anyone else find it difficult to ask for time off? I haven’t taken a “vacation day” since February, billed 185+ hour months consistently through the pandemic (exceeded hours for 2020 bonus eligibility), and am feeling pretty burnt out. It’s hard because other associates in my department haven’t really taken any time off either (or it has been a day or two sporadically). Would really love to take some days over Christmas to recharge but I’m nervous about perception.
Currently interviewing for PE Blackrock, Blackstone and JPM IBD roles. Can anyone confirm what other companies are using pymetrics?
How do I learn to accept my role in the company and "slow down" career wise. I am used to quick promos and my new company is hiring someone with equal product exp to a more senior role than me, likely due to his 3 more yrs of overall experience. I am having my first child in the next few months and I think it would be good for me to learn some patience in my career growth and just enjoy my current role. I personally think going on leave will hurt my near term growth but should I even care? TIA
What are tips for interviewing when your current role has defeated you? I’m anxious and depressed a decent amount of the time. All I think about it my job right now & how terrible it is..even though I’m trying to remember I need this job to financially support myself. I think it has also knocked down my confidence and self esteem and so now I’m wondering why anyone would want to hire me after interviewing me.
Been friends w/ a girl for years since I met her overseas (chatting on phone often). When we started travelling together on a few trips, she annoyed me on so many levels, we are just not compatible so I no longer want to travel with her. I still value our friendship and don't mind continuing catching up on the phone. I'm non-confrontational so instead telling her i find her difficult/annoying, I just stopped inviting her/avoid trips/added a lil more distance. But she doesn't get it..-contd
Hi. I have a question. In a world where COVID is under control, how would you feel if your companies went back to being fully in the office? But maybe others were adopting a hybrid model- some days remote, some days in the office. Would it make you want to work elsewhere? How important is being able to work remote (at a location of your choice, not at client /travelling) a few days a week to your job satisfaction?
Is there any difference in salary between Deloitte and KPMG? Just curious. Thinking to move to KPMG
Been on the bench for 2 weeks. Internal strategy role for a year was offered to me. Should I take it?
I want to confirm, Canadian with 1 shot (second scheduled for fall). I can travel to Greece with a negative PCR test? This is what I see in the guidelines but want to check against others’ experience. Will see if I can get a second vaccine before then but can’t count on it.
Got the Delta notification for weather issues in LGA tomorrow...who is adjusting their flights?
Hey, I am a first year tax senior in EY GDS (GES). Manager is already planning to give me the responsibilities of an AM. Can i except a promotion/progression to AM next year if I am performing as expected ? Or is it too much to except. Thanks in advance
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