I was told I'd be allowed to transfer to a new project, after 6 months. So, I decided to stay with the firm and declined 2 external offers. I have just found that I'm being forced to stay on a project that I hate. Should I bring this up to my coach and mention the offers? I'm wanting to drive home the point that I will be leaving if this continues.
Has anyone done a math lesson on the growth and analysis of the corona virus? If so how did you present it and what resources did you use?
How do you deal with a teammate that creates unnecessary work for themselves and others and then acts passive aggressive towards the team? Example - MD has already reviewed and signed off on the document and their feedback was incorporated. Teammate then takes 3 hours to change a ton of the content before sending to client.
i just had an excellent review with my supervisors. we are aligned i am ready to be promoted. i will be moving from project manager to senior project manager. the catch; my company has laid off 75% of its staff, and cut our salaries by 25%. timing is unclear, since we work in the live entertainment space. what is fair to ask for? i have 7 years work force experience, am the only one in my position, touch every creative deliverable the agency makes, and updated and streamlined 10+ processes.
Has anyone filed a police report with LA county that have video evidence and the faces of the criminals? Any lessons learned? I recently got my bike stolen and I want to make sure the footage I have gets seen by an officer.
And after the cacophony on Hathras dies down, the facts that now emerge are very different. Lesson #9999 - never ever believe Delhi centric media reports especially if a crime has allegedly happened in a Bjp ruled state (facts inside)
Anyone else ever feel like a completely inadequate consultant? I'm struggling with performance quality on this project because I just feel dumb and it demotivates me to really strive to improve. Possibly also impacted by burnout because I performed well on other engagements and enjoyed my teams more. Just not sure where to go from here to get where I need to be.
Helped out one of my partners by attending a Will signing of an elderly client. Client walks in with gloves and a mask on. Ok, corona. Then she pulls down the mask and is a close talker. WTF
What’s your best first day of school lesson? Any cool icebreaker games? How do you start the year?
As I sit here and lesson plan on my day off, I'm wondering how important planning is- especially for us veteran teachers. I mean, I sometimes spend hours on one and then throw it out or change it anyway.
To the partners/directors/senior managers: can you give examples of mistakes/lessons you learned throughout your careers? Any really big F-Ups that really made you think about staying/leaving?
I also started my career 20 yrs ago as a recept/exec assist and gained a lot of values + habits from those days I still use. What would you say is the biggest lesson you carry with you from then?
Anyone here work with diagnostic labs such as labcorp etc? What’s a good book/resource to get up to speed with the ins and outs of diagnostic lab business? Landed a long term project
I’m glad I learned my lesson the first time (May drop) and started shaving profits on this latest run
Desi ppl , struggling a bit with verbal communication since I moved to US. Sometimes can’t find words during client meeting so do a lot of ‘aaa’s , ‘Kind of’s and ‘sort of’. How can I improve it? I do watch English series a lot and read books but looking for other ideas that may have helped you all . Are there are classes which helps with fluency ?
I’m a CPA/FA and want to sit for the CFP exam. When I took the CPA I used CPAExcel and I loved it bc it broke down the material into “bite sized” lessons. Anything like that for CFP? Continued..
Hey geniuses, financial modelling question: how do you account for the risk of fines in an excel business case model? For example if your project would eliminate a 10% risk each year of being fined $1m. Do I model it as a $1m P&L benefit a year? $100k? Something else? Thanks!
Received a job offer that was same title and pay. After hearing more about the position, I felt that it was more senior. Asked if they were open to bringing me on as a senior, and they happily agreed….. except when I got the new offer, it was still the original salary lol. I don’t want to come off as greedy, but this feels odd. I really love the place and the people I’ve met, but this gives me doubts
Currently interviewing for accounting advisory role at another firm. The interviewer implied I need to be hired at a lower level due to lack of advisory experience before evaluated for promotion in fall this year. Anyone having thought if this is good move or no?
I have worked in the HR space for the past 9 years, however most of my experience has been in Talent Acquisition. I do want to move into a People Operations/Generalist role. I’m planning to go for a HR certificate but unsure if I should go for a PHR or SHRM. Please advise!
Getting an offer without ever doing an in-person interview (i.e. Skype only). Is it a thing?
Can anyone help me with a referral in Accenture Strategy? Is MBA mandatory or 4 YOE in Consulting domain works fine?
Taking some time off. Need some book recommendations. Some light interesting non-fiction. No self help or management books. Just interesting topics that won’t make me think about work.
Accenture CN peeps, my manager has not been able to staff me to a project for 2 weeks now after my release from one of the projects where the role as as good as content manager’s. I had voluntarily asked for my roll off as the role was just to upload come content on various platforms. They tried allocating me to some internal project but I asked them to staff me on a client facing project. I want to know what is the impact of all this on your performance or relationship with manager etc.?
Contemplating making a move at some point this year since the market seems so hot. Trying to assemble a list of companies to target. I care about great TC and in having decent WLB (20-30hrs/wk, nothing crazy lol), stability and being fully remote. Have been a backbend Dev majorally and now a senior tech guy or an engg mgr. Not looking for new startups due to volatility factor. YOE: 12 Anyone have suggestions for me to look at in India or foreign companies offering a respectable overlap
Hey! — one of our portfolio companies in the healthcare space is looking for someone to build out its customer success function. Looking for senior manager/principal, healthcare exp required, dm me!
Deloitte is work from home flexible for the foreseeable future. 30-50 percent colocating. What are other firms doing?
Need to move to the burbs w/fiancee, but where? Staying in BK is not an option, though we will eventually work in the city 1-2 days/week (someday?). Won't do long island, need a 2 car garage w/space to work on cars and also space for a woodshop whether it's in basement or elsewhere. Planning on having kids and because we'll work from home a lot still need office space. I grew up in burbs and it wasn't so bad because I lived walking distance to train station into the city & nice downtown. 800k!
Travelling to brazil for carnival. Gotta get zika in me and work from home for a couple weeks after vacation! #winning!
What are the best consulting firms to work for in Chicago right out of undergrad based on salary and perks?
Will we be losing out on our reward nights at SPG come August ? As in the rewards nights accumulated every 50 nights ..
Will exit opps differ if I go from D to KPMG? Heavily considering a KPMG offer but just worry I am jeopardizing my exit opps for a $25k bump (15%).
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