Characteristics of a small bank? Worked with larger banks but this is my first small, community bank. Want to understand the culture on next project
When you hear something like “There’s this girl on my project...” do you think it’s bad form to call a woman a girl? There’s no alternative to girl, like guy, but why not “woman”.
How do you get off a project? The project was sold cheaply, margin's crappy and the senior manager has gone overboard tracking every hour spent and blasting off emails every 2 days asking why.
Updating resume and CV - do folks typically say who their clients are? Project have not required secret clearance or anything like that.
ACN contractor here with great client feedback and was invited to interview to the Oracle Cloud CX team at Lv8. Is it reasonable to ask for a signing bonus or is that a faux pas ?
PwC peeps: do you have to acknowledge a snapshot if you don't agree with it? HR submitted the snapshot for me and I didn't want to for this small project bc the director and I fought the whole time.
Mid-level here. Has anyone gotten their firm to approve their doing work at a deep discount and, if so, what strategies did you use? A potential client approached me directly about a small matter (~20 to 30 hr amicus brief). The potential client (gov’t) pays a standard rate ~40% lower than mine, but I want to take on the project because it would be a good professional opportunity (e.g., high profile case & client) and of course the lower rate won’t affect my comp directly. 🤷♀️ All advice welcome!
I just started at the company and was put on a staff org assignment. I've never been on one and the client didn't give me instructions. I did the best I could and she has already complained to my
Team dinners are the worst...almost 10 pm and no end in sight...why do ppl enjoy spending the ENTIRE night at a restaurant talking about work/the client?...
Client site: the only place we will ever be forced to take up dump with all stalls occupied in a silent room. #CoffeeConsequences
Feel like I might have generalized myself too much. work in a client group that does a bit of everything. What are the potential exit opportunities when my job is basically tax operations
How do you all stay motivated to study for the GMAT. I’m feeling exhausted between client work and firm initiatives and weekends I’m feeling drained too? Any tips and tricks would be very appreciated!
Help! Rolling off on a project soon. What are some parting gift ideas for a small hotel staff that has been great to you and your team?
Partner pulled me into this boring af prep meeting before we present to the client. How can I pass the time?
Share your story, and why you’ve chosen to work with your firm or custodian here. So many BD’s force their clients onto expensive platforms. Raise awareness and help reduce client fees.
Got 2 offers, 1st from British American Tobacco- Planning Expert 10% pay rise and 2nd from small company(focus on data science) 50% pay rise, Data Science Project Goal: to break into MBB or FAANG
I’m starting my first year as partner and really underestimated the cash flow challenges I’ve always heard about. With 3 kids, my health insurance is 5x, plus the tax burden, and despite a $100k bump, my cash flow is less. Aside from just being conservative, any advice? My spouse is really confused why a promotion causes financial challenge!
For benchmarking I think it’d be helpful for all on here to see starting comp. (undergrad or MBA) at top consulting firms: Firm: Base salary: Total possible per. bonus: Profit share: 401K:
Have an Analytics Manager offer from a bank in Chicago at 115k base +10k bonus. Is that too low? Currently at 98.5k as a Senior Specialist, also managing project workflow for the team. Cont.
System message: The description for HR Consulting Transition changed to What type of roles and comp are former HR/Human Capital Consultants getting in industry?.
How to negotiate offer - base is 1.1x of present total comp + 18% bonus. I want higher base at 1.2x min, as I believe bonus will be hit by COVID. Did discuss early in process that 1.1x will be low.
Recruiter (in west coast) said on Monday he will provide an update later in the week if Im selected for a role I’ve been interviewing for the past 2 months. The wait is killing me. Called in sick because I was too anxious to do any work and lost all motivation. Should I reach out for an update now or wait til end of the day?
Ex-banker, now consultant. Diverse experience in payments. Interviewing for a Payments PM role at FAANG. Spent my whole career working with PMs but never as one myself. Any tips/reads?
Any firms in the San Diego area where you don't have to track every minute of your day? I'm so sick of entering my time and billable hours. I've heard some firms are moving to value billing models.
What is the best way to study for Azure fundamental cert? I am non-technical but learning the concept on the job while managing a project. Do I need to get a paid training to pass the exam or whatever on Microsoft website is sufficient? Just dont know what to expect since I dont come from a technical background.
What’s the best way to file a complaint for points with SPG? Broken A/C and there’s no available rooms to move to all week...90 degrees outside
What salary can you expect after exiting from an MBB after 2 years no MBA? Looking at strategy/operation roles in NYC and SF at FAANG and other tech companies (e.g. Airbnb, Uber, Lyft)
George Floyd’s murder: Not directly related to COVID, but do we know answers to any of these questions? 1. Chauvin and Floyd worked together at a nightclub. Does Chauvin have any personal motive behind the murder? Or even if so, maybe he won’t fess up since this might be viewed as 1st degree? 2. Chauvin had multiple complaints/reports against him. Do they mostly involve African-Americans? 3. Why did the Minneapolis PD not fire Chauvin after his involvement in 3 shootings and numerous complaints?
I’m 25. Not a saver. Never have been. I’m not sure why, but I dislike the idea of locking money away in a 401K. Is saving really that important? Are there non 401K options?
Need help explaining to sig other (and myself) why I work so much. I feel lk I’ve been exposed now that I wfh and he can see how long the hours are. I make excuses not to hang out cuz I need to get work done. I’m not unhappy, I love this job. Sometimes the hours seem ridiculous and unreasonable but I feel driven and engaged. But am I just spiraling? Is work life balance really that important? Am I just not that into my sig other?