Boston Consulting Group
Newbie fish here, question for the BCG folks. I am currently in the process for a knowledge analyst position, specialized in an industry I really like. I enjoy the fact that they have a client-facing track, and you act as sort of a bridge between research insights and cases. Do you confirm this is the case? Or it's more fuss and it's a B-role of just supporting without critical tasks? I understand BCG should have higher consideration of KTs compared to the others.
Hi folks, please help me to clear my mind to choose between EY GDS as senior consultant (rank 42) and or little less pay product based company (Ford)
If EY GDS, pls tell me the learning opportunity (what tech) and career growth ( can we get project from any tech) in service line called TC_IN_GDS_INTEL_REPORT_CLOUD . Please reply tat may help me to take right decision. EY
Is anyone know why we use odata in our project and what is drawback for not using odata ?
Senior Project Manager Role in Boston Area - any ideas of average salary range?
10 years experience
MBA and Masters of Business Analytics
Six Sigma Certified
Can anyone share details on the engagement surveys at Bain & Company? The ones where the client fills out for feedback to the case team?
Something stinks - need opinion. Female Manager is clearly incapable, hated by client & team and was rolled off past projects. Partner (Male) saves her no matter how bad she screws up. Are they....?
What are the typical extensions people are getting approved nowadays? I am hearing anything from 2 weeks (!!) to 1 year. If extensions are tied to SOW, no client signs 3 year SOWs...
What salary range should I seek for associate project manager? I have 2 years of transferable skills as a media planner. The job I'm applying for has a large salary range and I'd like to get an idea. Even if I don't get the job, what salary should I list on other applications? Current salary is $70K
Hi All! I’m trying to expand my knowledge in areas such as Social, Programmatic, Agile Project Management, and Change Management. Does anyone have any recommended certification programs or in-depth platform deep-dive courses they found helpful? I already have a good foundational knowledge but looking for something that goes beyond the surface.
I am looking for exciting clients for a FREE consultancy project as part of my MBA program. My team will sign confidentiality agreements with you, plus you get the opportunity to turnaround a business problem working with consultants from top rated firms. The criteria is that your business should be revenue generating. We prefer a fintech company but will be open to other industries. DM if interested.
Hi fishes good evening. I joined CapG on 26th may 2021 as a Associate consultant. Till this date i got appraisal as well as promotion also.
But this is not sufficient for a 5 year experience Data Engineer. So i resigned on 12 th june 2022. My current CTC is 9 lpa and i asked them 15lpa for retain. Everything is fine from my Capgemini manager and client manager. Only i am expecting HR Call and that will happen next week as my manager said. Any suggestion what will be next CTC ? Thanks All
Recently joined Publicis Sapient , i am looking for projects and not sure which project to join, any leads would be really appreciated.
I am full stack .Net developer ( AWS ) with 7+ yrs experience.
Does Lumos have a lot of impact on the hike? I'm not able to contribute to organisation goals as much, because the project is a little taxing. And it's difficult to do things apart from it. How much is it taken into consideration when hikes/grade changes happen? Thoughtworks
Does anyone have a good app that they use to track time? I have one project code that I use for 5 different roles and I need to track time separately for performance review
We bought a condo in Jan this year. Neither the seller nor the management company disclosed an ongoing project to reinforce balconies (approx. 30k cost to us). The management company explicitally stated no special assessments were underway or proposed during our due diligence. Anyone else have a similar issue? Did you end up suing the sellers? Any tips? Lawyers you have engaged?
Our client wants industry specific benchmarks for CTR. Do any of you use industry specific benchmarks to judge performance? If so what do you use to get them? We mainly run on social.
Question for the group. I am an experienced individual currently searching to get out of private and into public. I am a CFE and Certified Technology Business Management Executive (CTBME) with an MBA and am scheduled to take AUD of CPA on May 13th. Am I barking up the wrong career tree to try to exchange an extensive and diverse career into what appears to be specialization within public? I really enjoy project work as the monthly grind has worn very, very thin. Opinions?
What makes WLB at the Big 4 so challenging? I see a lot of people from tech advisory complaining about it on Fishbowl. Isn't WLB dependant on the client/project like most service based companies? Are there any additional responsibilities?
Was on a call yesterday with a client stakeholder who was relentless and wouldn’t take no for an answer. Telling someone no and not being able to tell them what they want is rough. I communicated clearly what the situation is and my main client - also on the call - understood. I know if someone loses their mind and throws a fit that’s on them and I should move forward, but that soured me and I’ve been in a funk since then. I wonder, is this a sign to find something else? What were signs for you?
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Any experience with Randolph Tower City Apartments or Century Tower? Moving in from another city and looking for serviced apartments. Or any recommendations for a studio/ 1br near subway/pedway?
How do you build the discipline to live a healthy lifestyle? What are some tactical steps that help?
What is the approximate salary and bonus for Manager in FSO / FSRM with 6 YOE in EY London in 2022?
Graduated May 2021, been at a top tier firm since then. I was supposed to transition to associate after passing the bar (just took feb). Now I’ve found out I’m being let go, with a 4mo runway. Mainly because of conflict with Senior Associate. Any thoughts on possibility of getting hired at another top tier firm even though my bar results are not in? Partner said I shouldn’t have any trouble landing new job, but I’m technically not a lateral so idk how true that is. Would love some feedback.
What does the career track look like for Knowledge Analysts - specifically for public sector roles?
I have 7 years experience. And my CCTC- 19L
Currently I got offer from Morgan stanley, Bangalore
How much can we ask for ECTC?
What is my succulent doing, growing that long stem / flower thing? Anybody know what it means? 🤔
To all the Consultants - What's stopping you from moving to the customer side?
(Let's assume you will be getting paid a lot more to switch)
Hi, I'm looking for a referral in the legal department. My current experience is 3.5 years in this field.
I did it! I told my Catholic parents that I’m moving out with my boyfriend in 2 weeks. Mom said “I don’t agree with your choice, but you’re an adult and I wish you both the best. Please visit us at least once a month”. Dad is a different story but don’t care at this point. 🙌🙌
Any restaurant recommendations or things to do in Scottsdale? Already have a few tee times scheduled, so all set on the golf front.
We are looking for an account executive - 3-5 years experience with production experience to work on a fun national account. Dm me for more info. NYC location.
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How hard is it to get a job in another country? There’s a bunch of international agencies I admire, but I don’t know anyone who’s searched for an international job.
How long can I last in advertising without really making anything that interesting? I’ve been working for about 4 years and don’t have much to show for it. I’m also in my mid 30s so starting to get a little worried.
Saw that W+K’s creative recruiter looked at my LinkedIn and WnW profile and I immediately imagined her laughing her ass off while going through my book thinking “he’ll never work here” to herself.
Creatives - my ideas keep getting smashed. How do you reset yourselves after you’ve hit a creative wall and get back into producing happily and confidently?
Got asked to do a test project as part of the interview process. I was told that they’d pay for my time, ok cool. Love that they respect our time. However when I saw the task, it was raising all the red flags (copywriting and designing a collateral piece for their product as well as a set of social ads for two different target audiences for their brand). I decided to do them anyways because I really need a job right now. Presented the designs to them, the liked it, asked for pdf. A week later….
I swear my CD is either losing it or he’s trying to make me lose it. He has gone back and forth on his feedback five times now and gives me examples but then says no don’t do that. Absolute madness.
I noticed that people who trash talk creatives and their ideas very often suck themselves.But don’t know about it!And then I started to wonder. What if I suck myself? Q: how to find out if you suck?!
I failed this week. But on the bright side, I know exactly the lesson I I learned from the failure.
It’s great when your CD asks you to do something, you do it, then she/he jumps in and changes everything slightly that’s not that different but just enough so you feel like a moron.
For those of you who left advertising... where did you go? Struggling with my next move!
Anyone looking for a creative/Art-Director ? I am looking to find a new creative partner (mid-level) at the moment living and working in Amsterdam but willing to move abroad. Feel free to hit me up with your book.
What’s the latest on Omelet? Saw some openings, would love to hear how it’s been lately! Looks like a lot of Google and Walmart.
How important is the look of a portfolio? I have some great work in there, but the website itself looks very basic. Do you think CD's can see through it and just judge the work? Or should I work on making the website look great, and add a pumped up and funny 'about me' section and so on? I sometimes see portfolios with very average work that somehow ‘sell' the person really well through all this side stuff.
What are your thoughts?
Oldie but goodie. Which ad agency worked on this classic gem?
How do we feel about tiled portfolio layouts v. one project taking up the page (with sliders/scroll indicators)? I’ve been told to exclusively use the tile layouts because...CONTD
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