Looking for recommendations on VFX Companies that have strong performance and lifestyle directors for an upcoming production. Would like to try and single source shoot and post. Great client with a healthy budget. Thanks in advance.
Q for consultant moms. How did you navigate your career post maternity leave/after the 1 year local project limit? Are projects more flexible with travel for mothers? Can any traveling moms comment?
Who here has worked at NTT Data or been on an engagement alongside them? Can you tell me your opinion of the company, caliber of their people, or success of the project? Getting recruited by them and trying to get an inside scoop… I’ve no experience with the company.
Is there a way to restrict character count, or note characters over X number, in a cell? (Ideally, like Twitter where you can see how many over and decide whether to proceed) — or is there an alternate to excel that does so/is meant for word processing (spell/gram check)? Context: client wants a template for copy input/planning that mirrors a defined UI of an internal L&D platform. The platform only shows a certain number of characters before adding “read more” — & the desire is to limit that
While interviewing at other consulting firms or for industry, do you mention client names? I imagine it would be hard to keep a fortune 100 company anonymous when speaking about strategy work you did.
Project leadership is telling teams that they need to fly in the week of thanksgiving and possible Christmas as well. The assumption is that we fly home the day prior to the actual holiday. 😂
Tired of prioritizing pleasing the client and winning follow-on work versus creating real long term value. On rare occasions those objectives are aligned, but commonly they are not. Feels like American politics where politicians value re-election over doing right for the country.
A partner said on a client call that we really miss an associate I’m filling in for and that the team should be up to speed when she gets back. I can’t help feeling a bit slighted by that. I get that she’s much more senior (I’m a 1st year who started a couple of months ago) but I don’t think I’ve done a bad job at all. My first brief was spot on arguments wise and didn’t have much redlines. Am I reading too much into it? Should I check in with him to ask if he’s unhappy with my work?
Starting on Monday. Transactional. Super nervous and anxious. I’m considering doing two things: 1) keep an excel spreadsheet that has assignment due dates, client names, assigning partner, etc. and 2) keeping a hand written diary of mistakes that I make on various types of legal agreements, with the intention that I will check that diary for assignments to make sure I don’t repeat mistakes. Thoughts on this? Any tips, advice? Thanks!
Huron 🐟. I'm interested in a project manager position that isn't offered in my local office. If I apply, will I be expected to relocate or is it flexible?
Any good recommended books on how to build a scalable product and team? I'm looking for recommendations for two areas: 1) in general laying the groundwork in a startup to have the tools and especially processes in place to scale, and 2) tactical focus on building a SaaS project. I've been promoted into a management role from Dev roots, so need to learn more PM processes to be an effective manager in day job, plus would like to start building my own SaaS solution.
What is your least favorite kind of client?
No one acknowledged my new stapler in the office so far. I'd like a new project please.
Need some suggestions, Anybody working at client location on wipro payroll,please share the feedback for the same.
A colleague shared with me the presentation they have prepared for their promotion case. I worked with them on multiple projects during the year and I can clearly see that some of the claims on the deck are wild exaggeration or lies. For example, managed changes in scope for Project X including contract changes. Plot twist: there never was a change of scope for Project X and the contract is exactly the same. How can people be so dishonest? How far can you go before truth catching up?
Hi fishes, Need help/refer Working as Project Lead in Pune and having 7.5+ relevant YOE in Perl development Having 8.5 LPA CTC and 3 month of NP. Currently working in financial domain. Previously worked in various domains such as publishing, printing, telecom etc. SKILLS: Perl, python, shell script, Sybase, MySQL, JIRA, GIT, SVN, Jenkins, Big bucket, Control-M, cron tab, HP ALM Job location preference: Pune Looking for good opportunity Thanks in advance
I switched from audit to consulting, and I thought I’d enjoy my job since I’m no longer ticking the box.. doing something that’s more challenging (what people said lol) .. helping the client etc etc but honestly the job seems pretty much the same. I still work on meaningless BS stuff. Is it because I’m not in ‘real’ (strategy) consulting? I do process improvement / CFO advisory. Or are all corporate jobs pretty much the same other than the pay / wlb (which is def. better)
Have anyone taken flight lessons before?
I’m in second trimester. I just came from my grandfather’s funeral, outside. My aunt was around her 2 siblings last week that had Covid and she hasn’t been vaxed. She hugged me and mom (4 weeks from her last chemo session) and only told us about her siblings after. I’m so mad. I guess I’m just venting but the potential complications for the baby, me, and my mom make me worry. Any comforting words?
Want to be consultant. Non trad IS Eng BS this year, Process improvement at FCA now, was exec in healthcare, national sales director for retail startup, and startup founder. 3.3 major, 2.9 overall.
S& salary for M1/2/3? And how does the bonus look? Is there a difference in pay across different groups/ verticals ?
Is 20-25% hike worth to switch to Deloitte from another big 4?Same level/benefits/growth.Was made an offer few days ago.Does Deloitte have levels within Senior roles?How do Senior-Manager promos work?
Had an intern whom I could not recommend for hire. She didn’t report to me directly so I never gave her feedback directly. She just asked if she can list me as a reference How would you respond?
I’ve been dealing with a lot in a few aspects of life - family, breakup, and work pushing me into an undesirable role…it has started to exhibit in physical symptoms like depression, insomnia, and fainting spells. I would like to take a short-term disability leave, but am afraid of the consequences and the fact it only pays 2/3rds of my salary. Any advice?
MBB interviewing - case studies. I've been following various guides, including victor cheng, and needed some advice re frameworks. Continued..
Damn really can’t afford to slack off today. But having a hard time focusing. Any suggestions ?
What is your avg screen time? I’m using at 7-8 hours each day which seems insane but maybe it’s because I use my phone for all the zoom calls?
Hi all, I wondering what I should do i was planning on taking an advance Accounting course in January 2021. Part of my company benefits is tuition reimbursement. I got an email back from my manager that was clearly drafted by the Director. The email basically stated that they were concerned that I was over working myself and the course would not be reimbursed at this time maybe in April that would be after they reevaluate the situation. My question here is should I be concerned I’m a target.
I'm have a conversation with someone from deloitte next week. Anyone willing to give me insight to the culture?
Compensation Inquiry. Base and Bonus. How much does an Account Relationship aaenior Director at a Big Four? Can anyone share where they are at?
Benefits assistance, please! Context: 25F, unmarried, no dependents & no parents 1) Firm provides AD&D of $20k at no cost. Can purchase voluntary AD&D up to $500,000 for $3.50/pp. 2) Group LTD 60% replacement of first $150,000 of earnings for $4.57/pp. Inexpensive I know, but is this worth it for me? Or are these future considerations?
Has anyone here ever not negotiated for a higher salary when given an offer? Looking at one that is 25% higher than my current salary and I'm pretty happy about it but I always hear to always negotiate for more.
Got laid-off in November and started at a boutique firm two month ago and I'm just so bored. Work is boring and there isn't much structure for anything. Missing D today.
Does anyone know what the base/bonus range might be in HR at a mid-large PE firm, at any level?
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