TFW you're dressed in civvies and encounter part of your new project team on the rental bus. #youneverknowwhoslistening #wakeupmonday speculating as to whom your new Partner is and their parentage..
I am most likely quitting within the next 2 months. Feel like I’m planning to leave at an important point in my project’s lifecycle. I’m only 1 year in. Have a backfill in mind. Am I overthinking?
Hey Capgemini Consulting fish! How many people in Capgemini's US life sciences team? Any insights about their bench or pipeline would be really helpful. Many thanks!
This is for ACN fish or ex acn fish. The project I'm on (more like a staff aug but we're there to support the client deliver their internal project) isn't doing well. I'm new to ACN - well, big consulting in general, so trying to understand what that means for us, and for me? (Also, for context - I'm one of the 4 SM's on this engagement (it's a large client and we have a 10+ team)). Continued in comments below...
How do you deal with a difficult client? Especially when it feels like they're never going to budge and/or have very unrealistic expectations..
A male colleague of mine, who just joined the team this week, has made inappropriate advancements towards me during a team event, touching my leg while talking to me and saying how pretty I am. Worst thing is he’s joining my project too… It’s a no brainer that this is unacceptable, but it’s the first time this happened to me in a work setting and I’m unsure how to handle it. What steps should I take first? Report to HR immediately or speak to my team’s partner first? Any advice is appreciated
What is a Reasonable notice before being rolled off? Walked into work and they told me i’m rolled off as of tomorrow...
I have to present to a client via video chat today. Guess I need to actually put on makeup and get dressed ...maybe just the top half.
What are project manager roles at FAANG like? Is the work exciting? Is comp similar to other positions. Thank you in advance for your insights.
Need advice for resigning while on bench. I already have a start date with the new employer. Should I do a traditional two week notice or give <=1 week notice instead? My goal is to not burn bridges, but I also don’t want to get let go on the spot since I have nothing to “wrap up” besides HR tasks. I’ve read on here that sometimes they will let you go day of and pay you out for two weeks but I don’t see why any firm would do that for somebody not currently performing billable work...
I would be joining IBM as a project manager. I wanted to move again to technical role in some time. Please share your experiences how easy is it to move. I want to move to Data engineering side. Your response would be appreciated 🙏🙏
Drafted 4th in 10 team .5 PPR. Bench is a little underwhelming, but solid starters. Went with upside bench players. Got offered Brady/Mixon for Allen/Robinson, but I think I like Robinson over Mixon even though Mixon is getting drafted higher, but let me know your thoughts.
Hello Fishes, Got offer from CTS . I have offer from other company as well. But CTS paying 2lpa more. I have heared like CTS is very strict in working hours. Managers treats like slaves and most imp of all it has 35 day on bench then direct termination policy. please help. Is it good to join?
How long is it acceptable to be on the bench at Accenture? Aka when will your resource manager start harassing you?
Does it make a difference if my company applies for my L1 visa from India as compared to Canada? I am an Indian citizen
6th year L&E associate here and thinking about transitioning to a position with better WLB. How do you go about getting a government job and are they flexible about WFH, at least a couple of days a week? Recruiters reach out all the time, but always about other firm positions. Tips/ advice much appreciated!
I have 800 deductible on my health insurance, can I get tax refund on 800 and any additional money I spent to cover my cost? I don’t have health saving account.
I'm in PIP and where I've excelled, is not as significant as my improvement areas. Can I ask management to confirm me to a demoted role instead?
Lyft vs uber for rewards? Company politics removed, which has a better rewards system? Flying United not delta FYI and have enjoyed the $5 uber cash every 500 points
What are some tips for interview prep? I’m looking for a senior accounting advisory position at b4. Thanks!
Why is there a push to raise the Federal minimum wage? Why not leave this to each state?
What’s our definition of “ghosting” here? For example, I don’t get mad about getting no response to cold emails. But not hearing back after I physically interview (or Skype) will make me furious.
Which websites do you use for interview prep? I struggling to come up with compelling stories and thought that mock interviews may help with that
Got a slightly low offer on a job I interviewed for. Is it just generally accepted that offers have some wiggle room to negotiate? Would be happy with another 10-15k.
I get interrupted a lot at work now that we are virtual. I don't feel like this happens to everyone else in my team as much, meaning folks tend to let them talk longer. So I've reduced my contribution and talk less. But then others make the same point I'm thinking and would normally have said. So now I just look like a silent non-contributor or someone who gets interrupted a lot. Office/team culture is generally good, respectful and peaceful. How do I change this? What can I do differently?
Hi All - would someone be able to give me a guide to compensation for senior associate ~3-4 years experience in London? Also is there an enormous difference between EYP/S& and say L.E.K./OW/OC&C etc? Thank you.
Need some advice. Currently 1st year M at 125 base. Got an offer at a small boutique strategy firm for 160base 15-20% yearly bonus. No brainer? Or is it better to stay at ACN or go to another big consulting/tech firm?
Vaccine mandate legal?? YES!!!! https://www.wsj.com/amp/articles/are-employee-covid-19-vaccine-mandates-legal-what-to-know-11627506537
Got the Delta notification for weather issues in LGA tomorrow...who is adjusting their flights?
Need advice! Been networking with a company for the past couple of months. Had a face to face with the hiring manager a week ago Friday.
Previously burnout but now recovered from wfh. Unsure if I should still quit since most of my friends are gone Background: -homegrown senior and have received early promotion (Cont.)
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