You know what really grinds my gears? When the client inserts some incongruous slides in between your perfect slides, disrupting the optimized flow that you had spent hours working trying to attain.
Am I missing any from the client services hierarchy? AA AE JAM AM SAM JAD AD SAD BD SBD CP ECP 13 steps to the top spot then?
What to do if your Manager (on main client) talked crap about you at a work HH you couldn’t attend? Always had a gut feeling she didn’t like me, so I consider it a growing LT issue
Four day weekend... Honeydo weekend. If consulting doesn't work out I may do laminate flooring installations. What's your labor day project?
If I rolled off my project and fully transitioned a role to another individual, what is the appropriate amount of time I should expect to field / answer follow-ups related to the project?
I've become really jaded about consulting. I find all so often you need to tell the client what they want to hear to keep their business and I feel like so much of the what I recommend doesn't actually get implemented. I'm looking to make a career switch so I can both create and execute on my strategies. A product management path seems very promising for this. Does anyone who switched from consulting to product management have any recommendations of h helpful PM books, courses, or programs?
Imagine, instead of Meet the Parents, a movie called Meet the Partners where an analyst anxiously waits in an introductory zoom call with the project partner only to receive a “pls reschedule” an hour later. What’s your best consulting spin-off of a movie?
What's the worst thing you (or someone on your team) has said to or in front of a client? E-mails count.
If I work in Night shift in Wipro, would I Get any shift allowance or its totally depends on the project?
Show of hands; who has been laid off because your agency lost a big client? Also, when you interviewed for your next job did you feel comfortable saying that? And do other agencies understand?
ADVICE ON SELLING A GOOD IDEA/PLATFORM: We have been trying to sell a really good platform to a big Pharma client for about a month and keep been given the go around, any wisdom out there?
Probably asked a lot but how do you deal with the stress of a new project which involves a new team? Always had positive feedback but every time I get to join a different team on a project or proposal the stress is very high and it makes me reluctant to say yes to new assignments if they involve people I don't know.
Fellow consultants - I'm working on a side project and would love to get your input regarding working from home preferences. Would appreciate it you can fill out this survey! https://shopango.com/pages/work-from-home-survey
What makes you want to leave a project?
Started a project ~3 weeks ago. So far it’s only been myself & my PM. A new person joined this week. Should I reach out and introduce myself to him? Was thinking an email/quick slack message welcoming him to the team? I know I would’ve liked that when I joined.
Deloitte folks, what is your year to date client billable hours ? Disclose your level as well please.
I have got offer from wipro ...I have been selected in bulk hiring..... And HR said that you will be on bench for 2 weeks and then you will be given option to select project. Can anyone please confirm does it happen with every person who joins wipro? Will I remain on bench for longer period of time?
4.20 am on Sunday night - Monday morning - watching CBN news ... fun and client meetings are f$&ked tomorrow
Best ways to find cheap mileage run opportunities? Want to retain Diamond and have already hit spend but will need around 40k addtl MQMs
Plot twist in the Bezos story: he’s hiring some truly unsavory people to represent him, per NY Times. (I’m a little obsessed by the story.) Cont’d...
Rumors that were switching from salary model to hourly model, only get paid for hours you sync against chargeable WBS codes, a few questions on how this would work:
I'd love to hear about what people are doing to stand out in providing feedback for candidates who made it to the final interview stage but did not make the offer.
Stay or go ? I'm at an early stage tech start up and gaining experience in an industry that I like. However, I am getting no formal training or sales coaching. Everything I've done so far (Inc. Targeted marketing and prospecting) has been self taught and I feel like I am lacking professional knowledge if I was to move onto a different company, especially considering that I am not involved in the full sales cycle.
people say if they had $1M they'd do many things differently, quit job, travel world, whatever If ur parents have house worth 1M, u know u will inherit it someday, doesn't that make u millionaire?
I mentioned during the interview process that I had a young daughter and the conversation immediately went to “you saw this position requires 25% travel, right?” I should’ve never said anything. 😔
Anyone who works at DocuSign? Have my first round of interview tomorrow for technical consultant position
Folks who went to Bali - where did you visit? Thinking of 4 nights Nusa Dua (Ritz Carlton), 4 in Ubud, 3 in Seminyak/Jimbaran or Gili Air. Are these worth seeing and am I missing any must see spots?
I am looking for moving forward in my career. My background is as follows: - bachelors in environmental health and safety engineering (EHS) - masters in safety sciences 6.5 years work experience - worked in distribution in EHS for a year - worked in EHS Consulting for 3 years - currently working in insurance consulting in risk management Want to get opinions on next move. Living in TX now. Insurance pays alright but my last raise was less than inflation rate and salary growth is low.
What is working at Citadel like? Talking to a recruiter for an ops role, but she mentioned that the ex-MBB team works as hard as they did in consulting (if not harder). Also see online the Citadel is called “Chicago’s revolving door”? A bad exit for someone wanting a bit more sustainability?
My current opt expires on 07/02, my h1B petition was filed on 06/16. My firm wants receipt notice for I-9 verification or I-20 and DSO won’t be able generate new I-20 without receipt notice. If I can’t submit one of these before 07/02 they are stating that I need to separate from firm. Can someone advise me what I can do?
Worth buying a home right now? I’m In the MW & breakeven on a townhome vs renting apt is ~3 yrs. Mortgage (+taxes) vs rent ~=. The caveat: can wait 1 yr where supply MIGHT catch up a little to flatten out this crazy market while interest rates still haven’t crept up to that 4-5% average. Ill have more buying power with prices POTENTIALLY decreasing and more money saved for down payment.can skip starter and go straight for forever home. Or i can buy now and take the risk of selling lower in 5 yr
I’ve been a jr at my agency for one year. How should I approach my manager about a promotion? I’ve been taking on a much larger role the past 5 months (cont...)
With the 2022 Robert Half salary guide recently getting released, do you feel it’s pretty accurate or not?
I'm looking for an MBA program that is less party focused and more academic. Any suggestions?
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