I feel like some SMs are brainwashed by the client. One I am working with doesn't like people leaving or wfh or going to the home office. Dude I gotta go catch up on my PD work.
Got my new Marriott credit card, but now on a local project. Can I just buy $3k worth of Amazon gift card to get the initial points bonus?
Does Deloitte USI have SAP FICO support projects? How feasible is it to join a support project and later move into an implementation project?
Hi! I’m majoring in IT & don’t know what I want to go into once I graduate. I’ve been set on getting an internship but it looks like I’m too late to land one for summer 2022 so I’m going to prepare for summer 2023. I’m anxious because I have no experience being 20 years old. I have 4-5 years of customer service experience but so does every student. What internships are more accepting of beginners? Project management, technical account Manager, Systems engineer maybe? Still learning the field.
Based on your client experience or otherwise, what is the one job/industry you think is best to work and retired? Main variables are salary, job security, wlb and overall interest?
Are internal corporate development / BizOps roles traditionally pretty technical? I want to get away from client-facing roles however I’ve been a generalist consultant (4 YOE) with limited hard skills. Are these the types of roles I should be searching for?
Have any of you changed your last name during a project that required M-Th travel? Curious to hear how people manage the various federal/state/local requirements while traveling
Hello GDS Folks, I am currently on bench. When I asked about the projects to my counsellor and senior manager they told there is no projects available for my skillset. I didn't get any further communication. I am not sure which technology to learn to get the project. How long am I allowed to be on bench?. It's been a month already.
Starting to get more involved in the project sales process - any recommendations for books or resources to develop skills in this area?
My client's team starts work very early each morning (6 to 630 am), but i much prefer a later start (ie. 9 am). They also gave me a laptop to access Teams on their network, so will definitely notice if my schedule isn't aligned. I'm trying to make the adjustment to earlier start but know its gonna be tough...any tips or ideas to help manage? Thinking its best to adjust to their schedule for now at least and *maybe* discuss adjusting in the future at some point. Thoughts?
Hey fishes, I joined Deloitte on Dec 20th. So far, I have completed compliance trainings, few courses on udemy and getting KT for my project. What can I fill on my impact statement?
What's the starting point to switch from a technical project manager in stamping to technical sales? Trying to get better compensation and work remotely.
Interview with Microsoft for PM role (Azure). Safe to assume the main tool used is Project? Any other tools/ info to be aware of?
Poll: I have a junior team that's fantastic. They knock out concepts quicker than more experienced teams that I manage. Once budgets are normal I plan to promote them, but with Covid there isn't much work to go around. A) Should I cut them some slack and let them enjoy the rest of the day/wk? B) Let them help/assist the other teams that are a bit behind on their campaigns. C) Assign them to a new project (which would have to be with a different CD) D) Let them decide what they want.
currently on a very disorganized project that I really want to roll off. How to roll off without burning the bridge?
Any advice on what skills are needed to make your resume standout for a conflicts or legal analyst role? I was a practice assistant/legal secretary for 2.5 years and worked a lot with opening new client accounts and consequentially conflicts.
Hi All, Am a developer mainly working with SQL and I want to move to AWS (devops), so I started to learn & practice few tools such as terraform, saltstack, prometheus, etc. But I do not have hands on a live project, any ideas if companies would take in beginners in AWS ? Even though there are cloud projects in my domain it is a bit difficult to get into those projects as my lead & manager give me the standard answer "you're a critical resource for our project" :( Any advice guys ? YOE: 4.10
I have a client who wants to book me out for the next 6 months. The quality of work is meh and brands are small which makes for a bit of a boring experience + no chance of portfolio work, but the pay is good. I’m trying to get more work w exciting agencies and am currently chatting w a few right now about upcoming work. I feel like it will come through, and if it does I’ll kick myself if I’m booked for the next 6 months. How do I keep the first client at bay w/out closing the door on them?
Hey guys, looking to make the switch from working in marketing analytics at a marketing agency to working at a consulting firm. Both client-focused roles but how would it be different? Engagement is appreciated so I can DM some of y'all :)
Hi fishes, Got offer from KPMG global services.. HR said ctc includes 0-20% variable pay .. But its nowhere mentioned in offer letter.. Should I ask for the same in written
This holiday break has made me seriously consider leaving the Big 4 and going to industry. Anyone left Big 4 cyber for industry recently? Any regrets or things you miss? Is the pay better?
Playing the market for higher TC at other Salesforce consulting firms like Deloitte, Accenture, PWC, Silverline. I’m very close to my C1 promotion here at cap and think it will be announced in the next few weeks. Should I stay or should I go if I get an offer with $200k+ TC? Currently at $120k
How’s everyone feeling regarding their managed revenues and sales revenues now that it’s mid year at Big 4 and similar firms? How is the next 6 months looking for consulting?
Just scored 700 on my GMAT and I feel like a bag of crap. For reference, I put in 300+hrs into my studying, which is overkill but the course I signed up for took this long. I wanted to use this to strengthen my app to BCG as an experienced hire and possibly for an MBA in the future. For the MBA programs I'm looking at this score is fine but is this a score that can help my BCG app in a MCOL Canadian city?
Joined on august 2021, have 82% utilisation. Performance review is good have snapshots and scatterplot displayed i am on the top right corner. Designation is analyst. Coach & lead decided my milestone year should be 2023. My ctc is 9.5lpa Questions: How much bonus I will get? How much hike should i expect? When can i expect promotion?
I feel like such a shitty mom. I am 40 weeks and 4 days and I have not gone into labor yet. The first time I had a C-section, so I cannot be induced for fear of uterine rupture. But if I wait too long for the onset of natural labor for my planned VbAC, then I might be risking the baby’s health. After pumping myself up fir a VbAC and studying breathing techniques and being ready to give birth, I am just at an impasse. My doc scheduled a csection for Thursday because she doesn’t want to wait
Where should I take a Skype interview midday?
At home desk setup suggestions? Any products you highly suggest to make working from home comfortable and easy to use? Thoughts on standing desk, a ring light etc
Just accepted an offer with JP Morgan. Starting soon, any benefits I should be aware of?
What are big firms like MBB / Big 4 doing to keep employees (especially junior level) engaged and motivated during COVID? In your opinion, is it working?
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