I know we all love the work from home (or do we?) but does anyone actually miss traveling for their consulting engagements and all the fun that goes along with it? The late nights at the office then the bar and random hookups and excitement and all that? Sure it’s a grind but I think I actually miss it too. Maybe I just miss seeing people at work or seeing people at all. I wonder if we’ll ever get back to that.
Hi, I am in the process of getting an offer from VMware Germany. Could someone guide me about the compensation I should be expecting for the role ? Position is Lead Cloud Solution Architect in Sales. Thanks.
6th year L&E associate here and thinking about transitioning to a position with better WLB. How do you go about getting a government job and are they flexible about WFH, at least a couple of days a week? Recruiters reach out all the time, but always about other firm positions. Tips/ advice much appreciated!
What are the exit options from Evalueserve ?
Which one can one prefer EY India or Accenture in terms of career opportunities, growth, WLB, bench policy, job security?
KPMG vs Capgemini Invent? Which do you think is a better choice? I’ve been offered a similar level role with similar compensation in both. Working within FS and data consulting. Long term I’d like to move to a tier-1/ tier-2 consultancy. Thanks!
Would you consider working as a contractor while on the bench with your current firm? 🤔 Unethical? Too risky?
Anybody else food cheat on their partners while wfh? I just had a nice bowl of ramen from my favorite place, delivered discreetly by Uber Eats. I cheated because I just wanted to eat what I feel without discussing it (used to be everyday lunch in good old days). I hope my partner doesn’t suggest takeout for dinner. :)
Interviewing for a Senior Consultant role at Deloitte for a role in Risk and Financial Advisory - Controllership. Seems to be mostly accounting/finance transformation work. I’m currently making 100k base at EY as a a senior 2. What should i ask for?
I hate the city I live in but I love my agency. Since we’ve been wfh for months (and it looks like the rest of the year) I want to ask if I can continue to work remote so I can move somewhere I’m happy. Thoughts on how to approach management?
Any news on when offices are going to reopen?? Will it be mandatory to be WFO. Can we opt for perm. Wfh???? Please give updates on your company policies on this matter.
Has anyone been on the bench because they’re manager keeps on saying no to projects for them. I’m so confused
Question about Grant Thornton maternity leave policy. Can anyone tell me if GT requires a year of service before maternity leave benefits kick in? I was just offered a position that I really want to take, but have been actively TTC. Not sure what to do. (Crossposted from Consulting Moms)
Very thankful to have a week each month remote on my project. Let's be real, we don't need to be on the client site every week.
Thoughts on IBM associate data science consultant position? Have an offer for the Watson Health team and looking to hear about others’ experiences
Just got invited to take the internal revenue agent assessment for an IRS revenue agent position I applied for, does anyone have any insight as to what to expect?
Physically and emotionally draining coast to coast project and getting some health issues. Only been on project for a month, will i be able to leave and be okay finding another project?
Any tips on starting a side project to boost my chance of getting hired as a PM without technical experience?
I live alone and have loved the time not traveling but WFH has really started getting to me the past few weeks. On top of that, I got a series of bad news this week that really took a toll on my mental health (one has affected my ability to visit family), and I’ve never felt this alone in my life. I miss having an office to go to and see others in. Even started skipping workouts & cooking, both of which I love. Could use hugs and inspiration to get past this hump
Hi all. Has anyone gone through the PM interview loop at AirBnb and would be willing to chat? Please let me know.
I recently had an interview with a Publicis agency and didn’t feel as if I was able to fully grasp the work/life culture or company culture as a whole. Anyone work there willing to give their thoughts on the overarching company?
Any other IL 🐠 who worked in NY also get double taxed? Anyone figure out how to get around this? Just got off the phone with IL and it seems like every state can have their position and we just pay2x
Asking for a friend who is currently a consultant in Accenture’s security practice going up for promotion. What is the typical salary range for senior consultant’s in BCGs Platinion division?
5 years ago, I decline an opp to interview with Bain for an internal role. I think the title was process / tools specialist and the purpose was to provide SME on resources available to Bain’s consultants. Does anyone here have a sense of what the pay is for that type of role? I had been working as a consultant in HR Tech at the time and chose to move to industry instead. Bain had been a lifelong goal and I convinced myself I wasn’t good enough. It’s felt like the one that got away since.
Thoughts on activity in the heat (90’s) while pregnant? I’m 4 weeks along and want to keep up golfing, but worried about the heat. (Doctor says it’s fine - looking for how any of you mamas actually felt)
For firms that are announcing year end special bonuses (and that have billable requirements for the bonuses) - are you required to hit the billable threshold to receive both the regular and special bonus? Or is the special bonus paid out to all regardless of hours?
I just cancelled my Chase Sapphire Reserve card. I transfer my credit to my freedom card to not hurt credit score as much. How long must I wait to open up the Sapphire Preferred card and get the sign on bonus?
Anyone who changed the career frm tech to something else aftr 8+ yrs of exp ? Thinking to shoot for mba nxt yr (by thn I wud be 29, and salary ~130k ). Nt sure, wt my options cud be, except tech again
What should the salary be for a vet with 8 years doing Logistics to Financials, Amazon Manager for 1.25 yrs, PROS 2.25 years as Sr. Buyer who is also a contract specialist. Current Vendor Manager, Travel Manager and Corporate Card Manager but trasient for about 1.5 years and currently controlling. Contract Labor Work Orders for a year with negotiations through Covid. I currently make 77.5k base with total comp around 85. Please any insight would be helpful. I need some comp insight for 4 jobs.
Anyone from Accenture T&O know if you’re hiring?
Guys I know this question has been asked before, but just want to hear some thoughts on this. Is it worth it to go from one big 4 company (EY) to another (Deloitte) for consulting? The major factor is pay increase. The major down side is loss of people network. Thoughts?
New to this. Is it typical for a firm to ask a staff to do the work of a senior for a year to show that they are ready for a promotion?
What are some of the best consulting firms for digital strategy roles? Looking for a change and was wondering which of the T1/T2 firms have digital practices in Canada. I have applied to ATK and McK. BCG is working to establish their presence in Canada but their team is focused on establishing top down. Bain doesn’t have digital focus. Can anyone shed some light on other T2 firms?
It’s been a grueling 18 months, for everyone. There’s a unique story I’d like to share and it’s my own but I have to believe it’s not only mine. I was privileged enough to be able to WFH during the pandemic and change jobs to a fully remote job during this time. The isolation has become so complete, with the lack of connection and professional rapport or daily respect/clarity thru slack convos and sporadic zoom - I’m at an all time mental low barely able to start this Monday morning.
Looking to exit to industry - I have 6 YOE, MBA from top 15, computer engineering undergrad, and recently acquired AWS Solutions Architect certification. How’s the current hiring situation at tech firms? How are my chances for FAANG?
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