When you hear your manager discussing how he "isn't too thrilled about the idea of a project in Dubai..." And you fight the urge to jump up and down screaming "PUT ME IN, COACH! PUT ME IN!"
@Deloitte I'm in Consulting but working on an Advisory project and loving it. Thinking about switching to Advisory. Does anyone know whether salaries are same/lower/higher?
Is it true that EY is saving on travel costs by parking motor homes outside client sites? Genius!
When a client changes their mind about a model you're running without telling you and then sends a ranting email as if they did #oblivious
When you realize half this job is swatting sh.. out of the way so you can focus on the stuff that actually moves the needle for the client.
When a client wants to bitch about the rest of the organization for 45 minutes after a Steering Committee meeting
Finally built up the courage to take full advantage of the beach by visiting the gf on a weekday. At 8:30pm I got an email saying be back for a project by 8:30am tomorrow. She lives 4 hours away...
I'm definitely more productive remote. The office just provides too many opportunities for socializing. Plus I wouldn't feel ethical billing my client for my midday nap.
What's the best way to network with managers to get staffed on a project when rolling off an old one?
Client said, "...and Mike come on top of me on this" on a call. I think he meant "build on what I'm saying". Not quite the same. Pretty hard not to laugh when other clients snort and look at me.
When the IT "experts" at your client office spend the first 30 minutes of every meeting figuring out how to sort columns in excel
My idea of work-life balance is being able to answer client emails and so laundry at the same time.
I'm starting a four month project in Detroit starting Monday. Like if you're jealous of my jet-setting lifestyle.
What are the best ways to settle nerves before a big presentation? Have a big client pres after the break, I want to beam confidence.
I owe a lot of my career to the PPD on my project, but she's making me eat hours like CRAY. Worry that stirring the pot will ruin the relationship, honestly is it worth it to nurture the relationship?
For the past 2 months I have had trouble accessing any non-client or company websites. I thought the client was blocking me. Turns out it was "Websense" that the company installed that was blocking me
Happened a few months ago, but the moment you noticed you won't make top status due to a client on the same coast. #nomorefreeskyclub 😭😭😭
Post with company
Post for likes
Post for tests 2
New posts has a sound?
new test post
But once again not posting
What tech/travel product is everyone anticipating on getting for cyber monday? Bonus if on Amazon!
This coronavirus sure is a good reminder of why travel is so necessary for client valu...wait a minute 🤔
First time living in SF - with the way the fires have been, is an evacuation from the city on the horizon? Sorry if this sounds dumb, just unfamiliar with how things have been in the past
Do you wear your wedding/engagement rings to interviews? (Rings have connotations for both genders...)
Yup pretty much 😂😂😂
Does Bain have a referral program? I'm looking to infiltrate their Digital Strategy group.
Me putting in my two weeks tomorrow to leave my dumpster fire project for my dream industry exit in Corp strategy at Nike
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