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I think public accounting has made it where I only look at the negatives. I’m at my parents and my dad was doing a project and I find myself picking apart what he did and wanting to say this this and this are wrong rather than looking at the project and saying it looks good overall
Describe your project in one pic.
I love my firm, but just got an offer to move firms for a bigger chunk of change and lower billable hours requirement. Logically, it makes sense to move, but I’m hesitant. Both firms seem great culture-wise. I am young and succeeding at my current firm. Any thoughts?
What are legitimate options in careers for a tax manager coming from a midsize PA firm and 7 years of experience? I am feeling totally burned out of PA going to have 2,000 billable hours by EOY. Would really appreciate all suggestions!
What happens if you don’t hit your billable hours? I am a first-year that had a very slow February and slow start to March. I’ve been reaching out to various teams for work but things seem slow now & I’m worried that I’m not going to hit my 1800 target.
How has initial client feedback faired to your approach, and does this affect the profile of clients with which you can work with? (Ex-TS KPMG - huge respect for you both and excited 4 your venture!)
Has anyone noticed that busy season is changing into a marathon, not a sprint? I’m working close to 60 billable hours/week year round, and 70+ Feb - April. Is this a bigger trend?
How much nonbillable time is too much? I’m a second associate at a midsized firm and I have 30-50 non billable hours each month. An associate at another firm told me this was really high. Thoughts?
Tasked with improving our Consulting groups time reporting rules (non-billable and billable hours). Fellow consultants, any recommendations or thoughts on how to revamp business rules?
Laughing in billable hours
I've been on a Salesforce implementation for 4 months and almost every day I hear someone from the client say "Well I don't know how Salesforce works but..." 🤦♀️
This may be just a naive/dumb question, but how do you relax when you’ve got a really stressful file? I’m a junior and I’ve been putting in ~10ish billable hours a day recently, which is more than I’m used to. The evenings (post-8pm) are generally my time to decompress - read a book, watch dumb tv, whatever - but it’s been all work lately until 10 or 11pm and I struggle to go straight from work to bed. Any insight on what everyone else does?
What is the expectation at your firms about coming into work after making your billable hours requirement? Asking especially for those who do not get a bonus per extra hour billed over the minimum.
Ladies, any outfit recommendations for client dinner on west coast? (FAANG client) Im from the east coast and so not want to be overdressed. I am pear shaped for reference. Please share pics :)
Anyone here work in agile framework for product builds and also successfully thread in client feedback? Would love to hear how some agencies approach agile with clients + design teams.
How is "miles & more" client's mobile app development project in Nagarro? It is an inhouse loyalty point app of Lufthansa, german airline. If anybody has any insights, plzz let me know. Thanks
Has anyone successfully gotten MQD + MQS/MQMs retroactively applied to your Delta account when booking flights for your SO to join you on a trip? Doing Delta status challenge & curious if this works.
Hello! I’m looking for an Associate Director of Strategy. Must have at least five years of agency experience to work at this privately held agency that actually pays bonuses. Yes, even at this level. We’ll relocate you to Chicago, where you’ll eventually have to go into the office on occasion. We’re still figuring that out. Strong relationship-based culture and way better work-life balance than what you might find at a holding company agency. Please DM if you’re interested. Thanks.
getting rolled off a bad project early because of a bad fixed budget celebrate with me please 🥂 🍾 🎉
Do any other firms have a policy that requires you to return to work for a certain period after paid parental leave, and if you choose to leave you are required to pay it back? If so, is there anyone who decided to leave before the end of that period? What happens if you can’t afford to pay it back?
Been at Deloitte for 2.5 years. Currently at SC level. Looking to jump! Is anyone able to assist with a referral? Experience with insurance (employee benefits, unemployment, workers comp), contact center ops, Change Management, Strat Comms, Org Assessment. Looking to get more experience in functional/business roles on tech projects.
How important is getting a Six Sigma Green/Black belt? Does it make a difference in comp/offers/projects/promotion?
Dumb question - how do I send Delta drink vouchers to someone. They’re all sitting in my “wallet” on the app but if I tap on one, it asks me if I’m “ready to use it.” Do I hit “yes” and then (cont)
Guys need one suggestion, I am having an offer of 16 LPA , Before this offer, i gave interview in Capgemini and expected 15 LPA but they didn't came back to me, Suddenly HR called me today to offer 14 LPA. He is going to send that offer letter, Should i reject it or keep it as backup purpose.
There has been several expense audits within the firm, are we really that strapped for cash? I've been questioned about charges being posted on Friday from Thursday travel....another low PwC
Hello fishes, got an offer from KPMG Global Services, Mumbai as Consultant - SPI (within Deal Advisory). Can anyone help me know the quality of work, work culture and wlb ? Other offers I have - ZS Associates - Business Operation Associate Consultant, Mumbai. Quantiphi - Senior Business Analyst, Mumbai.
Bom dia! I know of a few creative roles available (not @ R/GA) that are looking for Black creatives. I don’t know much about the roles, I’m just passing along your resumes. Top ad agencies. Email resumes or LinkedIn links to email@example.com 🌻 • 1x Creative Director • Mid-level Art/Copy • 2x GCD Also, if anyone knows of an open Strategist role, please let me know. I have a reco for a great candidate.
KPMG to Deloitte move worth it for 8% raise?
Hi all - I exited into industry during COVID but am missing some of the consulting excitement - I’ve seen a bit about A&M retail group lately and want to learn more (I’d likely be entering at the director level) - anyone care to chat about the firm generally/that group specifically?
Hey SPED teachers!! I will be in a 2nd-3rd grade resource classroom. I am looking for station ideas for both math and ELA. Thank you in advance❤️
My client got F'ed over by one of their employees failing to disclose some things to the SEC I caught it brought it to the clients attention now I'm stuck doing diligence on over 100 employees. I keep catching things. I feel like I'm creating more issues for the clients but at the same time I'm protecting the firm as a whole which they're thankful for. Do I have anything to worry about by finding all these problems?
What are the best CPA prep courses in the Boston area that will also award credits towards the 150 hour req? Asking for a family member, thank you!
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