Received negative feedback from my manager for the first time, I’ve been working for a few months now and this is the first time it’s happened; over arching theme was quality of work and communications etc. feel really shitty about it and I’m not sure how to deal - any fellow female fishies have words of advice or anecdotal insights, did you manage to turn it around? I really want to do a good job and take this very seriously - def want to leave the project on good terms with the manager
How much can HCL pay for Lead Data Scientist, YOE 8 , Current CTC 13.50, One offer in hand of 22 LPA? Cleared 1st Round Technical and Client Interview with HCL, waiting for HR Round. Thanks in Advance!
COVID WFH has put me several time zones away from my client (I’m further west and their culture is to start the day early anyway). It’s a new project so I don’t have relationships built up. How much pushback on morning meetings is reasonable? I know the project can’t operate totally around me but these start times aren’t sustainable...
Honest question here-hw do I work better with Indians who come over frm India(on-site) to client?My patience with them is at an all time low since they jst dnt gt the methodology & hate owning anythng
Poll Question: which consultant would you rather staff or hire and why? A. Consultant who has worked with the same client for two straight years, above target utilization. B. Consultant who has worked with 8 different clients over two years, above target utilization.
How long do you stick it out on an awful client before speaking up (if ever)? I'm traveling M-F and the client continues to churn through our resources. I'm a team player, just burning out.
Prefer to be on the road but hate this project. Going to roll off soon & be local. It's sort of bittersweet.
My project is requiring a lot of time commitment during early hours and evening and it’s getting hard to pick up LO from day care. I wanted advise frm ppl who have hired help for pick/drop off.
Rolling off a project. Anyone have some local Washington DC area roles or remote or low travel to NYC ... ping ! Staffit sucks
Any American Airlines Promo for consultants or in particular Accenture? New project requires me to fly American after being platinum or diamond for Delta the last few years. ☹️
Team member on project, "You're not like most black people out there..." "How many black people do you know?" I said. "....not that many personally if I'm to be honest." Me: "Oh..👀" *subject change*
Corporate lawyers @ year end: frantically trying to sign/close multiple deals while group is super understaffed/spread thin. Random partner in different practice group who you did a 1 off thing for months ago: ‘can you review this and jump on the client call ASAP today?’ 🙄🙄
Me, before leaving client Thurs: My client totally deserves to feel challenged - change is hard! Me, 1 step into the airport: WTF IS WRONG WITH YOU PEOPLE (client). IT SHOULDN'T BE THIS DAMN HARD OMG
Anyone else feel like a fraud? I got promoted at 2 YOE but now I'm interviewing & realize my coding skills have atrophied. My time is spent on client comms and model design decisions. Should I be looking for PM exits if I don't want to code all day?
I had a client answer his phone in the middle of 20 person meeting (in room) and say "hey baby, just in this stupid meeting right now <15s pause>,love you" all while chewing tobacco without shoes on.
Hi Fishes, Cognizant Need your valuable information. I have joined CTS two weeks ago. Now I have got a project called "world vision international". It suits my skill sets. Is anyone having a knowledge about this account and how this project will be?.. BTW it's a developement project. Kindly help me in this regard. TIA
I recently joined IBM....I was mapped to an assignment which starts next Monday. Can I reject the project if I don't like it? If yes, how?
Losing major IQ points on this latest project. Didn't need to go to an ivy and get saddled with a six figure loan for this shit!
Why is the only advice I've heard on dealing with bad mgmt on a project, "suck it up or roll off"? It's 2018, is that the best we can do?? Office politics and hierarchy are bad for business! Thoughts?
Have been staffed on same govt project since joining my firm 3 yrs ago...just found out we are losing the contract in 2 months. Should I roll off ASAP? This 🐠 feels scared and unsure about her future
My one month old has horrible painful gas. When I spoke to our pediatrician he recommended that I space out his breast-feeding schedule to help with the gas. It really hasn’t done much and his gas is still pretty bad to the point of him crying screaming and he can’t sleep on his back I literally have to sleep with him on my chest in order for him to sleep. any tips on how to help relieve the gas
What kinds of production diversity requests/protocols/mandates is anyone else getting right now?
I am a Senior Tax Associate at a large accounting firm with many years of experience in Corporate, Partnership, and Individual Compliance. I have my CPA license. I am looking for a position with another Public Accounting firm with Good pay, benefits and the option to WFH / Remote. Would appreciate some help on leads / referrals or where to start looking. PwC EY Deloitte KPMG Cherry Bekaert LLP RSM BDO
If my company doesn’t match my 401k yet, should I still max out my 401k contribution or make personal investments instead?
Will there be additional bonus this year given the acquisition? Trinity got acquired by PE and their partners are passing down some of their millions from the deal to the staff. Let’s ~~give back ~~
So EY LAW said there are risk traveling to Puerto Rico without a visa stamp even though it’s a territory and that travel should be kept to absolute necessary ones at this time. I understand from a lot of threads that there are no threats traveling to PR immigration wise but is it wise to disregard what they are explicitly asking one to do? They also asked to keep travel advisories in mind if I still plan on traveling there.
What are some women’s groups or organizations that you think are championing women’s equality in the workplace? I’m putting together a panel focused on gender equality and would like to find some recs
Remember when we were kids and adults would ask us what we wanted to be when we grew up and we said it was dependent on our exit options?
Did you know? “Women receive ‘negative personality criticism’, such as being called bossy or told to ‘watch their tone’ in around 75% of performance reviews. Men, on the other hand, rarely do.” From https://cultureplusconsulting.com/2018/03/10/gender-bias-work-assertiveness-double-bind/
Hey Fam, quick urgent question - Has anyone here travelled to India on e-tourist visa over the past month? My wife has an e-tourist visa approved on Oct 22, and we have an Air India flight booked in a week from SF -> Delhi. Just wondering if e-tourist visas are now allowed via the air bubble pact between India and the US? Thanks a lot in advance for all the guidance!
Expecting an offer from Microsoft federal consulting, but got a non specific answer about wlb (how often on client site) during the interview. Was told it was client dependent (they are hiring for multiple positions). Thoughts on how to get a clarification from the recruiter? Don't want to be on client site a lot.
Resource (crash course) recommendations to learn everything i need to know for a financial analyst interview? I forgot everything in accounting and finance learnt in school
Been a mobile dev for two years at my current company, and for the last 6 months been working alone (used to have a second developer). I asked manager for a raise and he said ‘it looks bad to ask’ is this a normal response? He said you should let management come to you with an offer and not the other way around.
How many points? Was watching TV when I found this friend on my bed at Hyatt Residence Club Sedona.
Any of you book a nice vacation a few months out? I have lots of Bonvoy points and trying to book some international properties (Bali etc) while rates are low.. any ideas for good deals still
hi! i'm exploring a shift from traditional foreign affairs to tech policy, and wanted to know if anyone else here has done it and would be willing to chat? Relatedly, I have a screening with Meta for a policy role and I'm really excited - would love to chat with someone who works in this space!
Currently serving notice period in @optum, if anybody wants referral dm me, after 20th will be accepting referral requests for @target.
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