Successfully wrapping up a tough client engagement and the partner wants to know how you hung in there
Looking for client-friendly analytics dashboard to display KPIs and stats from various marketing, advertising, and social tactics. Currently using Cyfe but am looking for something a little more streamlined that doesn’t cost a bajillion dollars.
Shout wipes: for when you're trying to sneak the last piece of pizza from the client break-room and you get it on your shirt because you are not a very smooth criminal
HIRING: Sr. Creative PM - full time Associate Creative PM - contractor Internal agency. Remote. Agency or client side creative management experience required. Health industry. Not pharma. Please message me directly if interested.
How strict is the requirement for Stern that one recommendation come from a current supervisor? Would my project partner be appropriate? I’ve got a great relationship with them but they’re obviously not managing me on a day to day basis.
Why are firms not cutting pay for the bay area/NY types that move to lower cost cities? Why are they not giving raises to the people who already lived in those lower cost cities? Assume same rank, project and bill rate. This is happening more than you think!
Hey Producer friends - what am I missing out on? What are some digital tools that help you a lot? Production specific? Scheduling/project management tools? General organization or planning tools? Thanks!!
First year associate here...should I feel weird about asking partners for a client number to bill to when they give me an assignment? Sometimes if it’s something quick that they want me to do they won’t tell me the client number unless I ask and it feels like some of them don’t like that I ask...isn’t billing the whole point???
What’s up all, I’ve been soaking up game from so many of y’all, so thank you. I’m transitioning into tech and really want to see if there’s any people in tech sales (adtech or cloud verticals preferably) that could advise me on best practices/skills to obtain to land roles at top companies? I have a bkgd in solutions engineering & acct mgt in telecom, and project mgt. To add I’ve also built my own e-commerce business. I’m looking for roles in sales engineering or account exec/mgt.@
Does anyone know what it’s like to be a client on the sell side? Sometimes I wonder how smart I would be if I was the client.
Do I need worksite H1B amendment if I am attending an account presentation (internal, not client facing) for a 3 days? This is not related to my project.
I just barely started at my firm and got staffed on a project which requires travel. My firm only allows me to expense hotels on a personal card, everything else goes on the corporate Amex. I’ve had a venture one card for 2 years now but am thinking about getting the chase sapphire reserve. Kind of lost here - any advice?
Little birdie told me a random drug test is coming our way at a non-federal client...definitely not going to pass. What do guys?
Pro se plaintiff, an attorney, filed a complaint alleging mold defects after closing on a property. Client, layperson, may have agreed orally to a settlement amount without proof of damages prior to filing appearance and obtaining an attorney. Client filed appearance pro se, then plaintiff sent over a draft settlement agreement few weeks later which client didn’t sign. Client then got an attorney, filed answer, etc. Can this oral agreement be voided for coercion, indefinite mat’l term, etc?
Say you’re on a client project and you work 5 hours on an actual deliverable and the remaining 3 hours of the work day are spent doing general work (internal and client). Do you bill 8 hours on your timesheet to the client or strictly the 5 hours doing client project work?
That feeling when you look at the end result and realize the client has sucked the soul out of your idea.
Would you work local if given the chance? 15 minute commute, solid 9-5, chargeable for 8 straight months. Potential to be really boring, but great client and experience in the end.
Only after 5 weeks I am going to join TCS. In my offer letter it is mentioned I am selected at "TCS Kolkata"; but till now I have not received any information/details/call related to my project yet. As selected in a drive panel so hence no clue about the roles and responsibilities. Infact not receiving any proper response from contact points (I understand there may be some protocol that client/project details will not be revealed before joining). Is there anyway I could get atleast some details?
Does a native New Yorker exist anymore? Bunch of rich kids moving into my city and neighborhood trying to change the culture. I welcome new people just not when you try claim something that’s not your
Questions for a newer investor. I don’t come from a finance background but I’ve been educating myself on stocks and just started investing this year! As a 24yr old I’m in if for the long term. I started with an ETF but want to expand. I’d like to hear different opinions if people believe diversifying portfolio with different sectors (like individual tech and healthcare stocks) is important, or better to first buy more shares of one ETF then diversity?
Question: I withdrew from my 401K during COVID in Nov 2020 because I really needed the money. The penalty was waived bc of Covid. Does anyone know if I can put that money back into my account?
My partner is a founder of their own company and it’s growing very fast. Does anyone with significant others in the founder role have advice? I want to support as much as I can but they are so busy all the time I worry I’m asking too much...I don’t want to take away from the business growing, but also don’t want to feel like I’m responsible for everything house related, etc.
Currently working in tax consulting at a big4 considering making the switch to strat consulting since I have internship experience at an MBB or move to a stratops/ bizops role in tech. For context I have 2-3 years work experience and my goal is to have a somewhat decent WLB with an interesting team. Should I go through the process with strat consulting firms or directly look into stratops?
I work at a T3 tech company (think Spotify). Comp discussions are in March, ive been getting recruiters all month offering me 30-35k more for the same level, is this something I can bring up at year end if I’m only expecting a 5k raise?
Ok, got my promotion, time to jump!!
MBB 🐟 - can you describe the moment when reality did not meet your excitement/expectations you had before starting the job?
I'm so thankful that EY has not made the Covid19 Vaccination a condition of employment and they allow work from home to remain an option. Such a great employer. I don't want the government or my employer to dictate what happens to my body, we must always have freedom of choice. That is one of the things that makes US a wonderful place to live. To all who received the vaccine I'm happy you had that option. I will wait a few years until there is enough vaccine data before I put it in my body.
Thoughts on Prosci or SHRM-SCP certification? Which would be considered more valuable or highly regarded? Currently focused on Change Management but have a HR background (industry experience / area of study in college).
Folks who moved from MBB to a top-tier tech firm (E.g. FAANG): how does the talent compare between the two?
Client offering you a job can be one of the best endorsements a consultant can have. If I decide not to take the offer and stick to Consulting, will my org leadership appreciate me more if (Contd.)
Can any EYP fish refer me to strategy associate position? I recently joined pwc MC with 1 yoe. Thank you!
Looking for techniques to help one of my writers stop writing things (email copy, VO, etc.) super straight. Anyone have any tips, resources, or tricks to help someone fun up their writing?
I hate exercising.
Can anyone please refer me to PWC's FDD team? I am an ACCA member, have 5 years of audit experience and 6 months of FDD experience, willing to relocate to London. Thanks!
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