Project management certifications worth it? Don't have much experience but interested in taking courses. What's worth taking? CAPM? CSM? Thanks!
MBB folks - When you're working with a Big 4 team on the same project, what is your perception and expectation?
Do I need a US work visa if I (Canadian) am on a global P&A project and need to go to the US client site for 1 WEEK to get ramped up & prep for workshops(that will be executed at Canadian client site)
Would anyone refer to me in your organization for a WD Project manager role ? I am WD Pm certified.
The constant grind towards meeting utilization & project revenues not only takes a toll on PTO approval from managers, but also to get trained in skills that we need to support future business needs😏
Project gets suspended midway and you get to come home on Wednesday instead of Thursday. Not sure if I should be happy or sad about it. 🤔
Seniors, stop doing this! Everytime I ask my Senior a question, she answears me back in a rude way being bitchy and ironic as I was supposed to know. I hate this! If I'm asking is because I dont know. Also, she just throw a project at my without me explaining and when I go to her asking, the rudeness is back. She is an accountant, Im a lawyer and when she needs my Law skills she is so kind, but when is the other way around...geez 😒 this week I decided to do something by myself (cont)
I was at a client in downtown NYC, and saw some guys very visibly wearing Ferragamo belts. Why wouldn’t you just pair that with a big “Armani logo” round neck shirt too?
Got committed to MAJOR new project by leadership, but can't leave my current program lead role due to lack of suitable backfill with the needed competencies in my practice. TATA, sense of self.
H1B fish, Did anyone’s extension was filed without client location / details i.e., only for firms office location ?
Anyone else feel dejected and hate what they’re currently doing on their project? How do you guys deal with the dread and overwhelming feeling of not being able to handle the work?
If we stayed on client site over the weekend and saved on airfare cost, are we allowed to charge Per diem and Uber rides?
I have a partner at my firm who wants me to join a new project with them. It’s with the same client that I’m currently staffed to, but this partner oversees a different portfolio of work. I’m supposed to be on my current project through EOY, but I want to go to this new project. Will I burn bridges with my current partner/project team asking to roll off?
Has anyone made a successful transfer from an EM/EL position at MBB to a VP at a BB ibank, or vice versa? I know the skillsets are different but wouldn’t they even out at the project management level?
Changing my client domain/industry after 2 years. Is this going to set my career back by a few years? I feel I'm starting from scratch and mayyyybe not getting the best role. Stupid move?
I work at an agency that asks women, especially women of color, to attend client meetings to "show face." Does this happen at other agencies? How offended should I be?
Came into the project to replace a light bulb, partner is now asking why the house is painted green.
For those admitted to MBA for 2020, when are you planning to tell your team (assuming they don’t already know) and when are you planning to leave work?
Do you have to provide pay stubs for recruiting process? Recruiter asked for comp info, but I declined to provide. I don't mind them verifying employment, but don't want offer based of current salary
Why does everyone hate indexed annuities? Who would turn down the potential of 12% annual returns with a guarantee that they can't lose any money, all for free and even a bonus?
How long after Kellogg R2 interviews do they make decisions? Or are all decisions communicated on the March 27th date?
How do you quell the rage when you see posts in other bowls where male consultants talk about not taking off too much time for paternity leave? I wish they had to push a baby out
The news about discussions falls no apart on immigration is depressing. Any other dreamers out there impacted?
I'm really good at my job, a high performer and have visibility with partners. However, I hate it. I wake up in the mornings feeling angry and resentful. I'm not able to exercise creativity as I'd like to, and feel I'd be happier in a completely different field. I'm scared to leave behind the reputation I've built. Big 4, it's safe/comfortable/addictive and Im addicted to being on cruise control. Anyone else been through the same?
People that are laid off, how long does it take to get another gig? I'm assuming people laid off for non-performance issues have easier time....?
Was told I had to leave a Marriott hotel last night mid stay due to a fire alarm compliance issue. They credited 6k points and gave me a room at a nearby Marriott property for the night. Con’t...
Thoughts on pharmacist salary vs consultant salary? My original path was to be a pharmacist(for the $$$) but instead choose to study IT(my interests) and ended up being a consultant. I’m Y3 making 120
The hard part about finding great AEs / VP of Sales is that the smart & resourceful ones are not looking for work, because they’re successful at their current role. That being said - if anyone is looking for an exciting new opportunity with no glass ceiling / cap on earnings, you should email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Can I expense a massage therapist for stress induced tension/muscle spasms due to hefting luggage into overhead bins twice a week every week for like most of the year?
For people living alone and making around $100k annual, what is appropriate amount of expense for food each month? Is $600-$1000 a month just on food too much?
Applying via the consortium. How involved do they look for people to be in minority programs/experiences?
I got an email from a recruiter for an interview for Sales Analytics & Insights Lead. Any idea of what to expect?