Filed an amendment for a new client site. Is there a possibility for RFE? Also, what happens if it gets denied - is only the amendment denied maintaining my H1B or is my H1B denied as well?
Amazing leaders, I have been facing some resistance from our offshore offices and need some guidance. Context, I am an Indian and been working in US and Basel for many years now. My offshore office in India is all men (similar to my US and Singapore office), however the moment they realize I am Indian, their attitude towards me changes drastically. For example, the team leader in India office (also 10 years older to me) in a global conference call said that the project needs more experience cont
Partner is in the habit of scheduling calls I need to attend without seeing if I am available or checking my schedule. For example, I had a personal appointment scheduled and on my calendar but now I have a client facing call at the same time. How can I fix this?
Do expense amounts get escalated regularly? For everyone? For some reason they escalated a charge of 128 dollars for WebEx which is required for the client . What happens next? #ey
Dears, Just want to check how is Wipro with HSBC project in terms of work life balance and culture?
I’m currently working on a project where I’m in a group of four. Someone said “hey I’m in your group”, and I said “sorry, the group is full”, and they said “when did we pick up this other person, we can’t do groups of 5”. They aren’t picking up the hint...
My current project has me standing for 10-12 hours a day on a factory floor. My dress shoes have taken a beating. Can I expense some dr. Scholls insoles or something? Feet are killing me from standing
Creatives: Be kind. You never know what client amends the creative team were facing. Also creatives: Hey, look at this piece of sh*t I just saw. Not part of the creative team on this ad. Just feeling a bit jaded by our industry/humanity today.
When on a client zoom call with another consulting firm and seeing the same pain in their eyes makes me feel better about my pain.
Hi Guys, Please help. On Urgent basis. I have received mail about my Accenture joining Day formalities. In that the project detail is mentioned. So is it confirmed that they will tag me to that project or they can change it also? And how can i connect with PM.
I’m a first year and fucked up big time. The client doesn’t know about this but a senior associate was furious. I know it’s 100% my fault but no one above me actually reviewed my work bc everyone was so busy. But then I found out the senior gave a rant about how I fucked up to another colleague. When I apologized to him, he was really salty. Since then, my heart drops every time I see his email bc I’m too scared. He is usually pretty emotional and his instructions are vague, which doesn’t help.
California client, please release your east coast resources a couple hours early on Good Friday. With Love, east coast resource
Do firms discriminate based on school? I’m from a top 20-ish school and my colleague is probably from 100-150ish school. Same project, both college hires, I get 2x his workload but also get more pay than him. Is this common? I’m just surprised because he’s just as qualified as I am.
Venting: Just had a designer refuse to lowercase a word because they “felt strongly” that I was wrong about it. Even after I pulled examples from the client website of the correct usage, and got the 2cents of the copywriter who’s been on the account for 8 years. I had to tell them that they were being inappropriate and just make the change. Finally they did, and then shot me a note saying they’d find time on our calendars to talk about this tomorrow. Talk about what??? Who gets the final say?
Anyone have managers / leadership (non consulting) who seems disengaged? We all hate micro managers, but on the other side of the spectrum my manager signs on at 10am, doesn’t respond to requests for input, takes a ton of PTO yet still is angry that my project is on fire and gives me tons of extra work, it makes me feel very demotivated - why should I kill myself and work hard if they don’t give a shit, just makes me feel dumb for putting in effort.
For SR Devs, Hit my 5 year mark as .NET dev (I have much more skills than that btw ) On a very complex project in which I lost another dev bc attention was needed elsewhere.....
Hello fellow 🐠, Planning to quit next week for a great job at a start-up :) What is the best way to resign? Setting up a meeting with counsellor? Or with project manager? Sending an email?
Planning to move to Deloitte in next couple of months. Can any of you please help me with the parental leave policy? How much is it and can you take it within 6 months or so of joining ?
working for the US firm but left to stay in canada during COVID wfh – I know it’s technically not allowed, but are there legal ramifications if I’m here for awhile? (OPT visa)
Any suggestions for innovative health care companies in Atlanta, Houston, or New Orleans? Med Tech, Pharma, Provider, or Plan.
After the whole diversity and inclusion push from my firm, I decided to try to create a Jewish group especially given all the anti semitism in the world. I sent an email to HR in beginning of august. It’s now almost September and no response (this includes multiple follow ups). They say it usually take 1-2 days to respond to emails. Hypocrisy?
Any thoughts on getting a degree from Harvard Extension School? I’m thinking of getting a grad degree in Management Info Systems instead of getting an MBA
Is there a clause I can include in the lease to prepare for a tenant that stops paying and tries to claim I can’t evict them due to covid? Not saying I’m expecting it, but a cousin had a bad experience recently and I don’t want to repeat the mistake
ConsultingHumor’s Instagram page (364k followers) did a massive compensation survey for top consulting firms in the US and internationally. Several thousand respondents with base and bonus salary for all the top (and some smaller) firms. Can be used when negotiating your next raise or to see if you want to jump ship to another firm. You can download the full spreadsheet of data at consultinghumor (dot) org
Has anyone here transitioned into teaching from another profession through alternative certification? Did you feel like you were prepared for the classroom by the end?
Do any other firms have a policy that requires you to return to work for a certain period after paid parental leave, and if you choose to leave you are required to pay it back? If so, is there anyone who decided to leave before the end of that period? What happens if you can’t afford to pay it back?
Moving from a boutique (<30 employees, MBB competitor) to the strategy practice of a Big 4. Have only worked for boutiques in the past, so I’m expecting there to be some major differences in terms of working style. What are the major differences and ‘watch outs’ you would point out to me? Could be anything from culture, to red tape, to compliance etc.
Received H1B transfer approval email on October 4th, but haven't received physical copy oh I129 till now. Anybody had similar delays?
Apple Supply Chain Group PM: What compensation should a person expect for IC5? Based in Cupertino, CA?
How’s everyone looking this year? I’ll end the year with 60,000. Most of the MQM are from rollover + Delta Amex spend.
Hey PwC time to step up your parental leave...
Is K&E a toxic firm? I have heard nightmare stories from current and former attorneys there.
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