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!
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.
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?
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.
How do I bill for menial tasks? I am constantly under counting my hours because my tasks are clerical/finding this or that/ excel sheet updating. I take hours since I’m new but I bill very low since my tasks don’t seem to match what the client requires. Any insight ? What should I write ?
That feeling when you look at the end result and realize the client has sucked the soul out of your idea.
i swear all my work is to just fudge the deliverable to give the client or my boss the end result they want. our work is built on a piling hot bed of BS
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 can’t stand my client. I can’t stand my project. I can’t stand this job. My teammates are starting to get annoying. I need a break but I can’t afford to take a LOA and I have too much work to do to take a vacation. Yay me! Hope everyone else is having a great day :)
I've been told that any project I work on I seem miserable and uninterested. I deliver all my work on time and have great feedback from clients. I'm not sure what the problem is... Smile 24/7?
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?
Are google project management roles worth the jump? PMO roles are not highly regarded at all in my practice.. wondering if it’s different in industry
Client trusts me. Confided in me that they are planning to shitcan the person I interface with weekly/daily. I feel for the soon-to-be unemployed...then again, they won't make life hell for me anymore
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
My project has nobody full time on it ( allocated under 25 hours) yet everyone is doing full time work and tight deadline. Is this normal? The client is also not responsive
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???
Successfully wrapping up a tough client engagement and the partner wants to know how you hung in there
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.@
MBB vs IB vs Biglaw. I only hear biglaw people complaining a lot about stress etc. Is it really so much more stressful than the other two?
I asked the waitress at my hotel bar what time her shift was ending so we could hang out, and she shut me down. I think she did so because I was wearing my MAGA hat. How many points should I demand?
Is anyone following this post about men not wanting to coach women because they’re afraid of false accusations? I’m very disheartened because I already face gender bias in a very competitive cont.
Captain your career they said, you pick your specialty they said, the culture is great they said. 🤦🏽♂️
Received an offer from Deloitte in NYC as a Advisory Tech Assurance Senior Consultant. They are offering 100k base plus 10k signing bonus. Is this on par with what most are offered for this location and position?
How does one practice a time bound setup like that of an interview, I am unable to solve problems in interviews as the time runs out and the solution is like not that difficult but under time pressure I require more time to solve! Do you guys hire someone who has been able to approach the problem to an extent and explain his/her approach but unable to finish
What are things to consider (outside of compensation) when deciding to exit to a startup?
The only people who don't believe that sexism/racism/gender inequality exists in this industry have been fortunate enough to never experience it for themselves.
Do you think Apple and Amazon fight over who's the first A in FAANG like BCG and Bain over MBB?
Once laid off by a specific employer, do people ever go back to work for that same employer? For example, all the people laid off from Deloitte, will they ever work for Deloitte again in the future? Assuming there were performance issues.
Have an offer from McCann Health - let’s hear it - the good, the bad, the ugly ...need help deciding
How are the hikes and bonus to Deloitte USI S&O compared to Deloitte Cloud practice (Oracle, SAP)? Are they same for all the capabilities? I heard S&O is one of best capability within Deloitte USI. That's the reason behind this question.
Have you ever negotiated your travel schedule? N00b to being in the road and PPD wants me to do a 10hr west to east coast flight plus a few hours driving to get to client site.
Anyone else here have major breastfeeding challenges? Baby isn’t patching correctly and losing weight so I’m pumping and using formula to supplement. Working with lacation consultant but still
Does anyone have any thoughts about a company terminating an employee within the HR team for testing positive for COVID 19 and further accusing the said employee of being the one that created the entire team to become infected by not answering the health screening questions accurately? The week prior to employee being tested the entire team was in the office sick. The company in question weeks prior wrote the employee up referencing sexual innuendo due to an accusation of a preferred name.
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