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Don’t know if this is allowed here but I just finished a side project i’m super proud of and wanted to share.
Watch my new short MY APOCALYPSE WITH GARY here: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=IhhpaOhO9Xs&feature=youtu.be
Shot entirely locked in my apartment with my roommate for life Gary over several weeks / hurricanes / pandemics / rewatches of Kiki’s Delivery Service.
MY APOCALYPSE WITH GARY ☄️🐈
A temporal speck of dust by Gino. Starring my cat Gary.
Shot on Sony A7sii and iPhone 12
Written, directed, shot, and reluctantly edited by me.
Hey guys, do you have a knack for planning stuff. You may have a hidden gift for Project/Program Management. The skill sets needed are similar to planning a move or a vacation. Those include pre-planning activities, budgeting, collaboration, negotiating etc.
Has anyone here ever pursued a relationship with a client? 😱 how did you go about it? Did you leave the account before making any moves?
Anyone out there sell in a Voice project to a client yet? Is your agency trying to sell a Voice project to a client?
Might have just made myself look bad, but I’d have done the same thing over again. Started a new client (finally thank God) and was supposed to be the only 1 staffing it. Found out an overseas person was allocated. Reached out to manager/partner - they didn’t realize and both made bad comments about them. So I asked… if I had to work with them. They planned for me to do the engagement alone anyway, and why would I want them if they clearly don’t either?
I have 2 offers in-hand:
Deloitte India: Analyst Position in the Consulting function. They will give me 3-months training on some cloud-related technology before deploying me into any project. 9 LPA + 25k JB + 18-month bond.
Cognizant: Programmer Analyst(Selected as a Java-Microservices Developer). 8.39 LPA + 30k JB + No Bond
Current Skillset- Java, Spring Framework, Hibernate
What matters to me- Job Security, Career Growth, good work to learn and grow.
Which one to choose? Pls help.
Looking for a Full-Time position!
Currently, work as a Project Coordinator for an Travel/Event tech-startup. Ideally remote or in Orlando, FL. I have experience in sales & marketing as well.
I am a new joiner @ Coforge, joined on Nov 15th and still waiting for project allocation. What is the resource pool/bench policy for a new joiner, can anyone please help on this?
What happens if big ideas come up against sometimes harsh operational and engineering realities? Did you learn any lessons in this regard when attempting to bring the ambitious project Marcel to life?
When saving docs to the system, I notice some firms consistently put the project name first and title second, e.g., Project Mountain - Escrow Agreement. I don’t know why, but it bothers me not having the document title first. If for instance my browser/window is too small, all you see is Project Mountain—not Escrow Agreement. Also feel like it’s easier if you were to sort alphabetically. So unimportant, but is there a reason for project name first?
Will my company release me early if I'm on bench before last working day. Few weeks early if I'm released from the project or do I have to be on bench and serve notice entirely
KPMG Transformation Delivery interview coming up! Need advice !
Hi. Currently a Sr. Tech Risk Consultant at EY. I have mostly done IT Audit, SOC, and 2-3 channel 2 consulting work assignments. and I am about to have my first interview with KPMG from their Transformation Delivery practice. The team is project, program and portfolio management. How’s the work? Is it better than IT audit? If its PMO related then is it IT/Technical prog mgmt? Any Data analytics involved?I have technical skills too
NTT Hiring for L2 Security and L3 Security for America Project (Implementation).
Who are willing to work on Night Shift please share Cv's to firstname.lastname@example.org
Skill : Cisco ASA, Paloalto, Checkpoint (Multivendor firewall Exposure)
Exp: 3- 10yrs
NP: 30days Max
Looking to switch from Booz Allen to EYP and wondering if the extra 10-20k per year will be worth it. I have great work life balance now that I’m on one project and working from home. Worried about going back to the rat race having to work extra hours on many different projects because “it looks good to be busy”. Seems like so many people are miserable in their role (in consulting in general). What are your thoughts?
Are brand manifestos necessary? I’ve been doing branding for 12 years and both agency and clients put so much focus on it but it never really gets used/read after project is live.
Tata Consultancy - received offer and had word with delivery manager for project in Australia in which they can process me immediately. Need advice - once I join , how long it takes to process visa for Australia and get on boarded for the project in TCS. Yoe 7 years CTC 26lpa Jb 1 lk
Any idea like how much time is normal for project to be assigned for new hire in deloitte. Is it something to worry if not within the 15 days of joining. Views pls.
I joined Wipro 3 months back but I am not involved in any project. I have given the multiple interviews for project but sometimes they take the multiple rounds but at last they deallocate me from that project.
I am not able to understand, what are the reasons for deallocation?
It seems to be tough to sit free specially for experienced candidates.
I have got offer from nagarro. This is a general hire not project specific. But from various sources I am finding that getting projects is hard and have to give several rounds of interviews again. So my concern is this true and how about not getting project. Will the company force me to leave?
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I guess many of them already got the performance rating and increament.
What percentage hike you all got for Successful/excellent ratings?
What's the most effective or interesting initiative you've seen at your company for diversity and inclusion?
Did anyone start in a pretty specialized practice group in BigLaw and transition to a different group/different firm after 2-3 years? How did that go?
What defines a unicorn? I know novice question
Have a growth equity interview coming up and as part of that they said they’ll want me to analyse customer data.
Any ideas of what kind of data this could be (revenue model?) and how should I best prepare? Any insight would be incredible helpful thanks!
I have an offer from KPMG India banglore/kormangla location for consultant post and also from TCS . My profile is Azure data engineer .
I have total exp of 3 yrs. I want to know which company would be better for my career .
The offer in TCS is less than KPMG but i heard that in TCS we have better work life balance than KPMG .
So please sugggest which one should i join ?
EY Cybersecurity is good or just noise?
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Are rents in the city increasing significantly this year? How much of an increase should I be expecting?
Anyone heard about the Microsoft-Unity partnership 👀 I believe Unity is heading towards something very big, and I’m not only talking about the stock price. It’s already the leader but it’s growing even more and more!
How many days Capgemini takes to release the offer ? Only 8 days notice period left. Capgemini Capgemini
Not really about applications, but for those doing PT MBA and currently interviewing for other jobs, do you tell the hiring manager/HR you are starting the program in the fall (or currently going through it)
Does it help your candidacy to say this or better keep it shut?
If my DOJ for X company is 7 days before Y company so can i reject the Y company after joining X company?
Got a technical interview with a FAANG company set up. Is it inappropriate to ask for the name of the interviewer? (So I can look up stuff about him and what he’s into to get an idea what he’ll ask)
What’s your favorite sushi spot in LA? Looking to take my boyfriend for his bday. I’m a recent transplant so I would appreciate any recommendations for a very nice place (not concerned about price) preferably on the west side and with a view! I’ve heard Nobu Malibu is good but is it worth the hype? Are there better options?
Has anyone been coached out of a job??
Do PMPs work for super niche audiences? It’s been a couple of years since I ran one. Any thoughts?
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What are the different ways to make money while on an H1B outside of investing in the stock/bond market?
MBB fish: Do you require a GMAT score when recruiting MBAs? If so, what’s the minimum/target score?
Gave my brother a $100 delta voucher, the little things in life that can make non consultants so happy. Hopefully good karma :)
Laid off around 3 months ago due to COVID from a global consulting firm as an analyst and having a hard time pivoting back into consulting. I had <1 YOE but still have a great relationship with my previous managers. I worked in project sales support/project management roles. Is it the timing or is there something else I can do (ie study for certs)? I enjoyed the work and varied project culture of consulting.
Maybe I’m ignorant but what type of project does “Day 1” refer to (other than a merger integration)?
How do I move from Consulting to IB without an MBA? Tired of doing background work for sponsors and want to actually be part of the macro deal process…
Need advice: is San Francisco a good place to move for Financial/ Regulatory Consulting? What is the exit comparing to NYC?
Is Amazon Finance a good exit opportunity? Just got an email they’re coming to my city to do some type of road show/meet and greet. I’ve honestly never heard of a big, reputable company doing something like this. It seems desperate. Anyone attend one of these or know anything about their work culture? Specifically within Amazon Finance, not AWS.
How are covid-era new consultants (Class of 2020) feeling about the industry? Are you thinking of sticking around for a while or looking for exits already?
The whole soda stealing from chipotle got me thinking.. is it ok to steal napkins,sugar etc. from chipotle but not soda? Even though both cost the same but one has a price attached to it? If (contd)
All my clients are having contingency planning meetings due to COVID -19, and are mostly unavailable, which makes it difficult to get stuff done. How will this impact our contracts?
KPMG 🐠, what is KPMG’s Digital Delta practice like? Saw a job posting, tried googling to learn more but can’t seem to find any real experiences online from people working there. For context I am Australian.
When you do PD work, do you always put it on a PD/reinvest code or do you ever record it to G&A? Was working on a specific internal initiative for a partner and told to put it to G&A...
Tips for getting faster. I feel like relative to my peers it takes me longer to get work done. Tips for quicker turnaround?
Do you believe in tipping culture? Vote below
Some of my clients have had a blurred zoom background. It’s definitely not static; the background blur moves as their cameras move around too. Anyone know what this is?!
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