That one client where nothing ties 😡
Aight fam. Spent last year on the PIP, almost got fired mid year, but worked on firm initiatives like a machine through the year, and killed it on client projects. Finally out of the PIP. Fuck yeah!!!
How did you structure your resume? List each project with impact/value…or summarized? Any tips are appreciated
So....driving to client city not flying, 3hrs away, so expensing mileage there. If I use uber once there instead of my car can I expense that, as I normally would, as opposed to expensing the mileage
How many of you faced an inappropriate client whose remarks you couldn't let it slide however, partners refused to take action coz they would lose a client?
Poll - Have companies started travel to client sites? Which companies? I know Deloitte team members are traveling. Also, I see a new trend based on interactions with a few people. Most prefer remote
Is there any status perks on Virgin America? New project location and literally it is the only nonstop from my city unless I want to get home at 1245am Friday Mornings...
I know this might've been asked before but given the current climate and post covid world, should I give more than two weeks notice? I don't want to leave my team hanging and I have a pretty good relationship with my project team...
How do I know I need to review a SOC report? If I’m relying on a report, yes I need to. But what about those applications that client uses as back-up center (AWS for instance). Do I still need to review SOC? What about applications used for record keeping but not processing of transactions (Quickbooks for instance)?
When is an appropriate time to cut off your availability for client calls? On travel days I make myself available from 8am-10pm and fridays 8-5. Weekends as needed. Is this too strict?
For my auditors, how has remote auditing during the pandemic change your perspective on client-site auditing? What have been some pros/ cons?
How many client billable hours (excluding probono etc) are you supposed to be billing per month not to be fired? I range anywhere from 130 to 200 hours depending on the month.
Which books would you recommend for in house counsel about strategy, management, and leadership? Asking as product counsel for tech startup.
Best books to understand all parts of the banks? - compliance, operations, risk management, trading settlement, etc.
I've been on the bench for two weeks waiting for a client to approve me and being paid to do nothing is actually just making me anxious 🙃
Hey peeps! In your opinion what is the one book that every PM must have in his collection that will help with their career progress into being an expert?
I have 5 years of experience in Client facing roles. I am expecting an offer from KPMG for the Software Engineering Associate role in the LA area. What is the salary I can ask or negotiate for if given an offer?
My teammate is leaving for a new opportunity soon and I will be floating by myself for a few months. Would anyone be able to provide me with any solid books that pertain to our field? I'm open to anything for creative, people manager 101, digital marketing, career motivating, etc. Trying to swim along to find my new normal and be self motivated.
Exhausted from the hours I am putting in in IB. Just pulled an all-nighter through Sunday night. Seriously contemplating moving to MBB. Question: How are the Associates and Consultants at MBB doing? What's your hours like? @McKinsey, @BCG, @Bain
Any finance transformation consultants had luck exiting to Tech/Fin-Tech? Have not had much success so far and I assume it's because I don't have the typical consulting experience posted here (strategy or implementation consulting). Been looking at CorpDev, Strategic Finance, and Product Finance roles. 7 YOE, no MBA.
Colleague of mine got her rating yesterday- I'm positive she's going to quit and screw us over on this project because she is feeling some sort of way about the firm. Can't blame her but thanks mgt :/
Me: Friday is my last day, can we find some time for this while I am still here Client: no I have other priorities, can we do it next week Bruh
Starting at MIT this Fall and hoping to work at Bain next summer. Attending the summer ExperienceBain events, but what else should I start doing right now? What are the best ways to prep for case interviews?
Can I buy flowers at EWR terminal C ?
Would it be possible to go from FP&A at a bank to investment banking without an MBA? Background includes transaction advisory and previous banking experience
Does anyone have any advice on how to transition from a project manager (in marketing) to a product manager? I have a master’s in educational tech from Columbia’s School of Education but my resume is very marketing/advertising heavy. I’d appreciate your feedback ♥️
Is moving from MBB to FAANG non tech roles (strategy & ops) worth it? How is the career progression?
Interviewed for a Sr leadership role and was given a take home case work to turnaround in a day. I negotiated timing but couldn’t extend the time - maybe I could have negotiated harder. Con’td
The San Diego Zoos 2020 Audited FS (CohnReznick) excludes a disclaimer of opinion, and gives a fully unmodified opinion, however the balance sheet shows a $1 balance for all revenue producing zoological assets with a disclosure explaining there is no objective basis for establishing value, however Sea World does have their aquarial assets on their Balance Sheet. Plus the SD Zoo uses ZIMS to track all their animals, including all attributes (ages, sex etc) which the fs says is not possible. WTF
Hi Guys, I have Master's in Construction Management, 6+ Years of experience in Project Management domain. Looking for switch? Anyone can suggest any opportunity?
Overheard at the airport today. Older, self-proclaimed “non-points chaser” bitching on the phone about people with status boarding ahead of his Group 3. 🤣 #Overheardattheairport #Status
Reached the point with the Westin I've been staying at while on my current project where they give me the same room every week. I'm more excited about this than I should be.
"JAVA to Salesforce Technology. You will be aligned to Salesforce talent group & cross trained on the same. Post that you will be staffed on a Salesforce assignment." Anyone got any Salesforce training from Deloitte usi. Can anyone explain me what is the process. I'm about to join Deloitte usi. Will I be deployed to a project and side by side I have to get this training or I have clear the training then I will be deployed to certain project. What is the process?
Any one got any information about Point B consulting? Any information regarding the work they do, the culture, growth scale would be appreciated. TIA!!
How did you say no or scale back for extra firm building stuff? Between covid and pregnancy I just don’t have the energy right now but don’t wanna burn bridges
Accenture Strategy or S&? Assume level and compensation were the same. West Coast based.
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