Does taking internal roles vs. client facing hinder your resume in any way? I’m not super worried about promotions within my company as I’m not planning to stay long term, but more so how tech / industry companies may view it in applications if the main pull for consultants is their client experience.
Anyone from North Highland have a few minutes to connect and share your experience? Recruiters reached out on LinkedIn and I want to learn more about the company, culture, project and people. North Highland
Starting at Accenture next week and wondering if there are any options to expense work from home stuff equipment as monitors? Thanks!
I have sent out probably 140 applications in the last 2 weeks to analyst/project management roles across the country and haven’t heard anything back besides a few rejections. Is this normal? So much time invested in applying and I’m feeling discouraged. 1 year of experience in consulting/project management for a start up consulting firm, business degree from a pretty good state school.
Client meeting on Friday afternoon 😞
Folks who have applied for L1A in the past - what do you respond when questioned about budgetary authority? I understand that this would be the expense budget on my clients which I’m managing, but not sure if I’m missing anything else
Have been investing into VTSAX and looking to get into aggressive tech based mutual fund with lower expense ratio. Any vanguard fund which tracks Nasdaq?
For the first time in 5 years in this job I truly love my team, my manager and the work I do. Client really likes our team and is nothing but helpful. It happens! Wish that for everyone here. TGIF
“Let’s make the guy who gave his two week notice lead the client calls a few days before he leaves the firm”
Hey Guys. How to reimburse the vaccination costs in Deloitte USI if took paid vaccination (1st Dose) from outside hospital for the family?
Accenture Managers & up: does Accenture pay a new phone + plan? Or do they just reimburse the cost of your personal plan. Turning in my one and only phone to D and trying to decide if I need to buy a new one now or figure out a temporary solution until Accenture sends one in about a month when I start.
Can someone share responsibilities and day to day activities of Associate Principal (Project management) / project CEO?
Gt does GT reimburse for cell phone bill?
Something’s been weighing on my mind. I messed up in a steering committee & tripped infront of the Sr. Client Stakeholders. I made a few other mistakes and was rolled off by my manager (SM) b/c I sucked and it was a higher burn engagement he needed a stronger BA. Now I find out he might’ve been laid off and I can’t help but to think it was my fault. We never really talked after this engagement but I feel like it’s my clumsiness that him fired and it makes me feel guilty and give a me anxiety.
Nice pens: worth the expense or waste of money?
I'll be renovating my house (gut all existing bathrooms and kitchen, extend house to make room for an extra bathroom). It's currently my primary residence but I likely have to move in early 2022 to another city where I also own a house and then I plan to rent my current residence via Airbnb. What should I consider from a tax perspective? For example, if my current residence becomes an investment property before or when I renovate, does the renovation count as a tax deductible expense?
If I reimburse $X and the company adds $X to my paycheck I’m losing money right? Since I get taxed on the $X in the paycheck and end up with less then I spent
Love it when the leadership realizes that the presentation was supposed to be unbranded 9 months into the project and 30 status reports later😳🔫
Ethical question: would you try to negotiate a raise in current job if you know you’re actively looking elsewhere? Context: had an incredibly challenging year with a huge project that completed successfully. Extremely complex tasks and long hours. Got an award for “disruption” but in summary, the role evolved and now I want to ask for market adjustment /as well as merit raise. I also hate what I do at the moment and can’t wait to leave, but might take months. Should I still ask for a raise?
I think I bombed my Facebook interview 😭😭😭
How does the new rule impact on amendment? Big 4 has promotion typically every year and which require amendments. Do you think this will effect current H1 holder?
I have two offers: 1. a strategy and ops role at a late stage startup, pre ipo (think databricks, Stripe) 2. a data science role at a bank. Comp is roughly the same at 270k TC. I’m much more interested in data science long term, but have FOMO about missing out on pre ipo shares. Any thoughts would be appreciated. Thanks in advance!
Don’t MBA programs most want the people who don’t need/want to go to business school (Private equity associates already making tons, successful startup founders, etc)? Seems like they don’t really want anyone who actually needs business school for their career.
Does staying at a job too long make you less marketable? A CFO who worked at a company for over a decade and was fired because of cut backs was hired for temp work. An accounting manager of 6 years was hired for tech support. How does this happen?
I am having 5+ years of experience in backend development and I have cleared all technical rounds of EY for SDE 2 role. Tomorrow, I am going to have an HR round for a salary discussion. can anyone suggest the expected salary for the same profile, what should I ask HR about related to compensation?
I’m a 1st year prob 1 teacher & I just found out I’m pregnant (due mid-June). Definitely NOT planned and VERY stressed nervous. It’s hard to be happy right now. Advice on telling my principal, etc?
Hi I just got my associates in Healthcare Mgmt. I have no prior work history in this industry, but I do have customer service skills from working at the post office for 14 years. I just wanted a change in career. I need some advice on how to land a job in the Healthcare field when I don’t have that hands on hands experience, but I do have the educational background. Also I would like to work while I pursue my Bachelors degree. Please help!!
Do you ever feel awkward when everyone’s camera is on during a zoom meeting, except yours?
I just got an appointment for collecting my h1b stamp in Jamaica nov 5. Many openings there if anyone needs.
Hi i attended my tech interview at infosys and after that they asked me to submit documents with expected ctc etc..will I get hr call ? If so then how many days will that take? Pls assist me
How do you opt out of health insurance at EY?
I am a L10 working in the SAP space within CDO at Accenture. I have been at the firm for a little over 7 months and would like to know come the next promotion cycle how I could switch from CDO to C&M.
Advice needed: company I admire contacted me for an interview (PM/Program Manager role). They were acquired in the spring and no longer offer equity. The role is very much a role for a startup tho, think small team - lots to organize & scale. When i asked salary range they said it’s decided after interview process. What would you say is a reasonable salary to ask for? Position is 5 YOE PM and Program Manager (i have 5.5 YOE in both). My spouse feels 150K is reasonable. I’m at 125k rn. Thoughts?
Hi everyone, I was Just informed that an offer will be extended for a TAS - business valuation role. Just wanted to have an idea on what the salary ranges are for this position. Btw this for an experienced associate role. Any insight is greatly appreciated. TIA
Any advice in starting the search for an exit opp? Or if you know if any good opportunities in nyc/remote? Consulting is burning me at both ends of the wick and I need to be somewhere I can sustainably contribute, learn and grow. It’s hard to search when you’re working till 1am. A bit about myself: -3 yoe, mainly tech pm & scm work via consulting -degree in SCM and info sys, cert. scrum master -environment/culture is very important to me, good people, reasonable hours, etc.
How much is the health insurance premium in Deloitte for SM level. Currently exploring an opportunity. Recruiter tells that they can’t share the info till I sign the offer.
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