If you are hired for a project at a big company but it’s not long-term, how would you position/announce it on your LinkedIn? Announce you’re freelancing/self-employed or as a consultant for the big company?
Client wants to hire someone you they have/ had a intimate relationship with. Can you contract around the sexual harassment issues?
How is Minneapolis as a city? Also, how big is the Deloitte office and client base there compared to other firms? Considering a move there or Columbus.
Client wants to take a TV spot international. It has dialogue. Has anyone done this without subtitles or dubbing? Any crazy third options out there?
As data becomes more central to the creative industries, who makes the decisions? The designer or the client?
for federal projects that cap you at 40/week, do the leadership ever take this into account how it effects your utilization?
Any ux designers willing to give feedback on a website redesign project I’m working on currently?
I was supposed to introduce my team to a client two weeks ago, but had a lot of issues since I just formed a new team for consulting services. How do I communicate to client about the situation?
Why do people client side think it’s ok to treat consultants so badly. They would never treat colleagues the way they treat us, it would be a HR violation. I mean, I know consultants are annoying, but we still deserve to be afforded some human decency. Instead, it’s usually aggression and rudeness.
Over a month on the bench and all of my leads have fell through. I'm a campus hire (started last fall) but still worried about my utilization. Any tips on how to expand my internal network even more?
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How do you guys deal with flaky team members? It sounds like this person may be genuinely struggling with personal stuff but client work is piling up and becoming an issue. The team is swamped already so it feels like we are carrying dead weight at this point
Someone explain to me how this works: if I have really good snapshots with performance differentiators for almost every snapshot I have, but my utilization is below the goal for my level. I’m asking..
Does anyone lie about their age to their client? I'm 26, and have meetings with some older client sometimes and the question of age sometimes comes up - I feel like my age loses me cred.
How do I say to my counselor, "be prepared to see a big fall of my utilization because of things out of my control" without sounding like complaining or having a lot of negativity?
Planning to switch companies but I'm currently in a consulting position on the bench. I'm worried if I give 2 weeks notice that I'll be let go immediately since I have nothing to transition, but I also don't want to screw over my current company by getting assigned to a project then leaving without notice. Am I just paranoid?
How many people are waiting for bonuses before leaving their current firms? I’m at PwC and our bonus will be given on 10/1. I’m pretty sure my entire team between director and senior plan to start interviewing after 9/15 or 10/15. Are there any other firms who have yet to pay out bonuses yet? Wondering how hard it will be to find something in a couple of months.
Moms - Suggestions on where do you buy flowy or loose tops to wear post partum. Have a toddler so out and about most of the time but hate when someone enquires how many months pregnant I am .
Wondering what the Health Insurance benefits are at PWC and Deloitte. 1. What are the premium costs 2. Do they match HSA 3. What are the deductibles and Max Out of Pocket. I assume they have no co-pay option for doctors visits that kind of insurance seems to be a thing of the past… really appreciate any answers! Thanks everyone!
This article is a good read in terms of how to handle the COVID-19 crisis: https://blog.shrm.org/blog/promoting-workplace-mental-health-in-the-age-of-covid-19
Does anyone have a virtual happy hour activity that was actually fun, other than drinking some expensed booze.
Props to American citizens making it clear that intentional child abuse is not an appropriate deterrent for illegal immigration. Huah! Go America 🇺🇸. Make Trump 🏳️ again!
Working with an (external) headhunter for a role, and just found out they want me to proceed to the second round of interviews. I had told the headhunter after the first round that I was interested in moving forward (although I did express some concerns I had) but after thinking about it, I’ve decided I’m not interested in the role. Does it look bad to go back on my word and drop out of the process now?
Do you think your relationships work best when you're with someone who also works in finance/economics? Or with someone from a totally different area like Healthcare, etc? Discuss
Would a job in Salesforce (for the company) but in their Sales track, be a good move, see some remote positions, but they are all sales track. Wonder what the comp is like.
Thoughts on using an offer from another big 4 to transfer groups within your current firm? How often does your firm tell you to just leave vs. granting the transfer?
Before accepting offer Check few things like Connect to social media contacts of the company you join and understand work culture. Do some research on division you are joining, it's market growth and prospects. Understand the value and contribution of your division that you are joining. Competition of the products and services your are about to handle. Take home salary and Deductions are explained transperently. Your grade in which you are appointed and level above to understand growth.
How much is a signing bonus taxed?
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