Weird question, but my colleague is copying all my professional behaviour. I’ve been working at a new client for the last few months and I have a colleague that is copying, what I say contd..
Let's talk client side. AKA the Dark Side. What titles and roles does a creative slot into naturally? You know without having to go back to business school and all.
If we’re working on a private audit are we allowed to tell people what client we’re working on
TFW you book a hotel room for the wrong week on your first week of the project ... thankful for my status getting me a room
I’m thinking of asking out my coworker. We’re at a large client and not on the same team. Just went on a site visit with her team last week and good some really good vibes from her. Any tips?
Going to tell Leadership this week that I want to be rolled off. Another project has requested me and that project is better aligned to my career. Any advice to have a smooth conversation?
I shop at BR and my client counterpart Shops at BR clearly. Some days we will have on the same shirt.....awkward.
Two weeks into a 2 months projects and the client has pushed me out of the project because of "budget constraints". I do not have a problem with it except that my instincts are telling me there were racial motivations with the move. Has anyone here experienced this type of thing and how do you deal with it 'cause it's getting my head?
Need advice on what is appropriate to bring up to my manager. My project is wrapping up soon. The last month or so I have felt incredibly burnt out and depressed. I’m not sure if it’s been (contd)
On my first PMO project. I feel like a babysitter telling the kids to do their homework. Is this what PMO is? Companies hiring consultants to babysit their employees?
Best quote from the movie Office Space that can actually be used in some form on a client deck. I need something to break the monotony.
How can an advisor justify charging fees to put someone in funds. I get there’s a financial planning aspect but if you’re not focusing on planning a client should be better off using betterment.
Due to project craziness, I missed twice to enter my weekly timesheet. What are the consequences? Am I in trouble?
Just sharing a story. Thanks to months of therapy I have finally become brave enough to quit in May, when my current project is over.
What’s your first week at Deloitte look like? Is there any task on day 1 time sensitive? When did you start client work? My laptop shipping was delayed and I didn’t receive my laptop on Friday so I don’t have the laptop on day 1.
Updating resume for exits, any downside to calling client for one project “auto parts manufacturer” and another “automotive marketer” if they were really just two departments in one company?
i swear all my work is to just fudge the deliverable to give the client or my boss the end result they want. our work is built on a piling hot bed of BS
My client got F'ed over by one of their employees failing to disclose some things to the SEC I caught it brought it to the clients attention now I'm stuck doing diligence on over 100 employees. I keep catching things. I feel like I'm creating more issues for the clients but at the same time I'm protecting the firm as a whole which they're thankful for. Do I have anything to worry about by finding all these problems?
Looking for freelance mid-level art directors for new project. Great design, broadcast and digital experience. Message me.
How do I best prepare a transition from project mgmt to program mgmt? Anything key differences to be aware about besides the fact that program = multiple projects?
Thinking about going through interview process at KPMG Management Consulting but worried about salary. I currently make 80k at a smaller consulting firm. 1.5 YOE Master's degree 80k base with 4k bonus Medium COL KPMG wants me to start out as an experienced associate. Can they match/exceed my current comp? TIA.
MBB folks on H1-B who recently switched to FAANG - did you run into any issues with visa transfer? My transfer has been filed and I’m a bit nervous about USCIS’ perception of consultants and the current sentiment around H1-B visas.
Been @ EY a month (frm PWC) as a sr. D wants to bring me in as a M (random LinkedIn post). What salary range should I expect? I said I need 150-175k. Realistic for 7yrs, 4yr consulting non target MBA?
Boss just emailed expecting team to work over weekend. Already spent 60h this week staring at screens WFH. Should I just ignore?
Hello CGI folks ..I have got selected in Capgemini...All I am getting to hear is that chances of being laid off are quite high in CGI..So, I am confuséd whether I should join or stay back in my current company...please advise
Does KPMG financial services tax offer sign on bonuses? Also is it true that you can work fully remote? If so how do they determine your salary?
What grade (GS) level do MBB consultants gun for after 1-5 years when exiting into government?
A lot of negative reviews on Glassdoor saying Google Cloud does not have the same culture as the rest of Google. Anybody here able to weigh in?
I feel like the usual consulting exit messaging to new employers used to be “need to get off the road”. For those exiting during the pandemic, how are you phrasing the decision to exit to potential employers? My concern with saying something like “need improved work-life balance” is that it equates to “I want to work less hard” given that many companies allow remote work right now which blurs the hours of operation. Am I overthinking this?
Men of FB, who's sporting windowpane suits these days? Haven't seen many in my current fed engagement. It's a pretty buttoned-up client. Dying to get one.
How soon do transitions happen (involuntarily) at MBBs? I recently joined and am always worried that I’ll be let go. What are the conversations/processes like? [Asking for MBB because I’m also curious about the differences if any between the firms]
Why does PwC's severance package suck so much? I've never been through something like this previously, no I guess I have nothing to compare it to, but everyone who has keeps telling it's insulting. SA
EY GDS - Can a candidate reapply for a position in different team within GDS before 6 months of getting interviewed for a role in another team? What are the consequences?
After a year long , exhausting and demanding project , finally rolled off the project. I love my life right now. Beach time is the best time 🌊:-) sigh !!!
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