130k with 7 YOE (change management/project management), per FB post, I feel like I’m extremely underpaid. Will similar position in MBB or FAANG pay a lot more (assuming same non technical role)
How do handle a client after losing a hearing? What do you say or how do you explain it? I always explain the risks beforehand, but when I lose my clients seem shocked. Do you have a pep talk? Any words of wisdom you commonly share?
Folks whose h1 was picked in lottery, hav ur lawyers submitted documents to uscis. What documents they need frm client and frm u. What is last date to submit. Mine got picked but no word from lawyers
Do you like being on retainer or more project based contracting? I'm in a good place financially being on retainer but I want to be pushed more creatively as a personal objective because I feel I'm not getting it at my current contracting agency. That would mean revising or going off retainer to open up more working hours for unknown possibilities. Open to hear your thoughts, life experience, and opinions. Thanks Creatives!
What career paths are available to strategists after they leave the agency world? Every job I find seems way too specialized; are there no client-side jobs focused on overall marketing strategy?
What’s your trick/method to speed up deck development process when it’s a last minute request from client, requires new content and you have no templates or example decks to leverage? Im a very thorough and detailed oriented person who has trouble delivering “just enough”. Client just informed me of urgent needs that require me to deliver detailed materials by tomorrow, no existing examples for me to leverage.
I think this coming Monday will be the very first time in all my years of tech consulting that both my employer & my client will recognize MLK Day as an official holiday. I’ve been doing this for twenty years (not all of it at IBM).
What does it take to be fired for being incompetent or lazy in fed consulting? I’m not talking layoffs cause your firm lost a big client/contract, I’m talking “your work doesn’t cut it you’re fired.”
I’m on my first traveling project. Do you have an suitcase recommendations? Brands/sizes? What else do you ladies travel with?
Client site girlfriend wants to continue after I roll off the project and start traveling elsewhere. I like her but worried about the new distance. Any of y'all been through this?
USCIS Site visit experience: I’m on bench and working from home on an internal project for one month. USCIS site visit official called me and asked if I’m working from my office location? Cntd....
Looking for a cloud operations project manager. Skills - Cloud operations, reporting and presentation during customer meetings, capability to work with Application Development and engineering team to work out a solution. Excellent communication with project management skills like drafting proposal/SOW, handling escalations with C level employees of customers. Immediate joiner will be preferred Nitesh.email@example.com Location is pune
Have a 2 year project for Romania which will be extended, what are the Pro's and Con's to move there? Also need to decide if i need to take my wife and 5 year old kid there... Any links and suggestions please..
Been growing my hair out over the last year (male). Newly promoted SM, and will start traveling for on-site proposals and client workshops soon with older senior partners. Does it look bad if I have a man bun? I’ve worked with some - but not all - of these clients in the past and don’t think the ones I know would care, but fear judgment from the partners. I’ve been able to keep it pretty out of sight on videoconference calls
Hi fishes , I am analyst with 1yoe working on my first ever project but now want to move to a different project..can anyone please suggest me what steps should I follow ?
Project just wrapped (early) and now I’m on the bench between Thanksgiving and Christmas. Just exactly how screwed am I trying to find a new gig before Xmas? Same approach as normal? Any tips?
I'm taking off next week. A partner asked if I could do a massive project I said yes but my bandwidth is limited till I get back from vacation. Why do I feel like I did something bad?
Cheers to reporting red on our project today!
What’s the % pay bump you could expect after your first promotion in consulting out of UG (e.g. rank after analyst/associate/[insert starting rank])? Would 15% be average?
Flying EWR-PDX via United on a Weds and PDX-JFK via Delta on a Sun - upgrades are $300 for each. Worth it? Or should I just wait for the possibility of a free upgrade?
Our school is terrible with implementing any kind of character education. They tried to this year but the lessons were thrown together and half the teachers didn’t participate. Any suggestions?
Laughing in billable hours
Those that exited to MBB from big 4, is it worth it? Thinking about the long hours and pressure
With news coming about third wave, do you think offices will re-open in January? And one's those have already called their employees back to offices will shift back to wfh again?
Any product based companies offering work from home and has opening for Product Manager role ? Can anyone help
What was the first true asset you bought (positive income generation) and how did you decide on it? Not talking about stocks or 401k, more secondary property to rent, small business, etc. Thanks!
What are the benefits like at Rsm? Senior here
Joining a consulting firm as a SC upon getting my MBA. I would like to be protected from having to repay my bonus back in case there are changes in the economy (like a pandemic or recession) that result in lay-offs, offer rescindment, etc. - things that are beyond my control. Any advice on how I can negotiate these protections into my offer letter or would I be sending the wrong message?
What is the going hourly rate for a nanny share (2 infants)? I’m being quoted $23/ family (so $46/hr). It’d be $25/ hour for a single family/ infant. Live in Los Angeles. Thank you!
Any recommendations for checking account? Looking for one with a bonus for joining and no monthly fee
Any AAEs make a really big mistake their first few months in? I made mine a few weeks ago (created an estimate with client paying too little by accident) and am just now realizing it. Any tips on
Any recommendations for career coaches in the San Francisco Bay Area? I’m not looking for a recruiter, but just some objective person I can discuss life moves holistically and who has been there in the proverbial sense. Prefer a former lawyer but need not be so long as they have a good professional track record (not taking advice from some person who became a “life/career coach right out of law school.” In 6th year of practice.
WFH week and my usual mon AM flight was cancelled (yes I checked....) small consulting win! 👍🏻
Overnight flight delay on American due to defect. I paid 300 for a hotel room expecting American to reimburse. They are offering 20k, 200 voucher, & $120 check. AA is refusing to reimburse full 300.
Are there opportunities to work India while continuing to work from EY USA? I’m looking to be home for a few months but cannot move there at the moment as my green card process was initiated recently
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