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Looking to dive back into freelance after 2 years of FT. What’s it like out there? I see lots for FT but not a lot of contract work in the mix.

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Markets great right now if you have a good book and network

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What if you have a stale book and a network where everyone is a freelancer too?

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I’ve been super busy since mid-October.

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It’s busy right now

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currently double booked but i do have a decent book lol

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I’m busy but my book is 👌🏼 😂

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Super busy since the new year. I’ve worked double gigs for a large portion of the year.

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Things started picking up a ton for me top of Feb.

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Price should go up due to demand. There’s an overload of projects. Not enough talents to complete them.

The work didn’t stop. The agencies still need people to do it but there’s not enough people to do it.

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test on 1.1.5!

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Maybe we should implement something like automatic posts refresh? I got a notification about "someone like mypost" but it isn't displaying at the post title...

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So tired of this Deloitte culture. SM's/PPD's scheduling post 7pm calls, PRD to do along w/ client work, always being nervous when you're on bench & having to constantly fend off requests to do extra

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TFW your flight is canceled returning to DC so you book alt travel to Cali instead for the weekend.

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80-120k salary and filing single...are taxes going up according to trump?

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Has anyone ever been contacted by a staffing firm about an open position? Also, when they explain what that position is, it turns out to be a position for a company that’s currently your client.

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Would you put together a 15-20 minute presentation (ppt) for a job interview they wouldn't tell you the salary range for until after you gave the presentation? I'm debating. The presentation has to be about why I am interested in the position.

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If an industry client is trying to convert you from your firm and this would mean moving from Chicago to New York City, how much would you expect for a COL adjustment alone?

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Stuck at ewr, anyone want to grab a drink?

Does anyone know what a principal at Booz Allen makes?

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Can they make you work on a project without telling you the name of the client? Is it legal?

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Anyone have insight into Warbird Consulting Partners?

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What are some of your favorite Outlook hacks or best practices?

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Would you ever travel to client site on your own expenses? Nothing crazy but DC -->NY

Does PwC let your engagement team know you're being let go beforehand, or do they inform you first and make it your responsibility to tell them?

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MD learned I was leaving, emailed asking to speak. I said sure, let me know what time works. No response. This is exactly why I'm leaving. No follow through and lack of sincerity from management.

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Yay for my one week of no travel. PJ's all day!!

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Uber credit card? Perhaps they should get rest of house in order first...

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Uber driver taking reaaally loud calls in armenian while on ride. How many stars?

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Joined straight out of college, thoughts on how long I should wait before moving offices? Any detriment to making the switch in a promotion year?

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