Has anyone started a company while consulting with intent of making it a full time gig?Tips/risks? Lessons learned?
Anyone have a good strategy/lessons learned on how to make the jump from fed to commercial?
Someone in my practice is trying really hard to kiss big guys' asses while treating staff like crap, need to teach her a lesson, any tips?
Sprinting around the hotel room to get shit in my suitcase and make it to the client on time. I never learn my lesson and pack Wednesday night 🏃🏽🏃🏽🏃🏽
Lessons learned this week in travel: when steaming your shirts in the hotel bathroom make sure the overhead vent is off. 🕵#whystillwrinkly
Lesson learned: Wear yoga pants with no panties to get free shots from bartender while picking up takeout. Whiskey? Yes, please!
Lessons learned this week in travel: have a toiletries bag you leave in your rental car or at the client site to avoid using hotel soaps or having the TSA confiscate your oversized bottles.
The hard lessons you learn in the hospital... ALWAYS wear a mask when changing a flexiseal bag or you're going to have a bad day. 💩💩
Lesson learned: when in APAC do not ask your client to take you to their favorite restaurant. Wound up eating "turtle sex organ soup" and century eggs last night.
Today I bought GCs to two massage places, horseback riding lessons, and a putter. Thanks uncle D.
At family reunion and playing Monopoly Deal (first to $1M wins) with younger cousins. Crushed them. Teaching life lessons. 👌
Number 1 Lesson of consulting - Learn to replace "Fuck Off" with "Sounds good, I'll get right on it"
That moment when you start using consultant speak in your real life e.g. "lessons learned" or "add value" 😳
Lesson of the day. Document everything your client tells/ask you to do. MFrs change their mind all of the time!
FB friends and parents! So many times I want to draw up a slide, or infographic to communicate lessons to my kids. Anyone else think the same way? Any interest in sharing real ideas in a blog, etc?
My team lead wants me to get work done by "instilling fear" in the team 😕 whatever happened to those business chemistry lessons
The greatest lesson learned: shitty managers can make your life shit, great managers can make your life great. Regardless of subject matter.
Looking back at my 5 years in consulting, I learned 1 very important lesson; more of a mistake I made because I was naive back then. I chose Delta as my airline. Terrible idea.
Life lesson from Christopher Walken: "None of us are getting out of here alive, so please stop treating yourself like an after thought."
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What is your favorite and least favorite thing about working at Deloitte public sector? Deloitte
Feel guilty, but I lie to friends & family if I'm WFH after traveling nonstop. I just want some peace and quiet, but they don't get it and get super butt hurt. Of course, this is why I'll die alone...
Hotels, please for gods sakes put an outlet on the nightstand. Actually put two. I don't want to climb behind the bed to unplug the effing landline phone and alarm clock every night. #firstworldprobs
Uber driver tonight has 3 kids - works every day 6:30 am - 5pm and then drives until 10pm to support his fam. A nice reminder to be grateful for what I have.
When you realize you're "going native" (aka too immersed in client culture because you sit there 100% of the time) because your colleagues call you out. #stagedintervention #goodlookingout #grateful
Why are the people bitching about only getting $600 the same people who want to continue to pay more taxes?
United is refusing to status match my AA Executive Platinum status due to my "temporary promotional status." What part of 104k miles last year is promotional? I already regret switching to United 🖕🏼
Team dinner? More like, Let's sit around for four hours and do nothing while the introvert shrivels up and dies.
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