New project. Delta or American? Either way I have a lay over, however, American has a better airport layover. Any thoughts?
For anyone worried about leaving before a busy season, my friend just got laid off from a mid sized. You gotta think about yourself first bc they won't hesitate to let you go,regardless of client load
What to do when your fear of flying has become so intense, you no longer want to fly (and you’re a consultant on the bench not sure where your next project will take you)...
Having trouble finding boots to go with dress pants. What shoes do women wear in the north during the winter? First time on client in NE for the winter.
Shoutout to all the agency peeps who came up with the “great” idea to live tweet the Super Bowl and now have to watch it from the office or even worse, the client’s office.
How’s the pay in Tesla? Is 200k a typical salary for project manager non tech? M here in D and wondering if it’s worth it?
People keep using the term “low performer” when speaking to possible lay offs. Is this defined just by looking at utilization % or is it more focused on client delivery/performance?
Has anyone ever had a client contact intentionally provide misleading evidence? As in alter it to try to hide a control exception. What did did you do? Also this was an IA person, not mgmt.
this email though– "...busy season to be defined as 9/12 to 12/31. based on client needs, may extend to 3/31. seniors/staff 50-55 billable hours." bc 6 mo of BS should be acceptable... 🙋🏼🔫
Does anyone know any agencies (or even client side) hiring a seasoned Sr Program Director or PMO lead? Preferably Chicago, but open to other cities for the right job.
Can anyone recommend a good online basic accounting course? cfo recommended doing an accounting for managers/owners course to build on stuff I’ve learned on recent project
Got a LinkedIn message for Apple Cybersecurity project manager role, anyone tried for this? I have an interview coming up shortly. Any advice/experience would help
What’s a good salary range for Director and VP of Analytics? Also is there a big difference in Agency vs Client side of things with respect to salary?
Based out of NY, project in Philly. What do you guys usually do for the weekly commute? Car rental or train?
Anyone doing Strat consulting feel like we often end up leaving the client with a bunch of high level slides and little concrete steps.
Any tips on better presenting ideas/campaigns both internally and towards the client? I tend to be quick and to the point, which has it's warranted moments, but I'm not the strongest at fully walking through the story and having 'finesse'
Company relies solely on Editors for client outreach and new work. What form of client outreach has given you the best return?
My client reaches out for an urgent request via text and email even though it’s been communicated for weeks I’ll be on my PTO and will not return until the holidays end. What do I do?
Dinner tonight: two hefty chunks of chateaubriand in Delta first class. Soooo.... steaks on a plane?
Summarize your feelings towards your Forensics/Fraud department. Love or hate the culture? Feel like you’re growing or don’t? Think leadership is competent or incompetent? Are you happy?
Gave up promotion to manager in current career track to be on a project in a different career track, doing work that I am more interested in, but have zero experience in - yay or nay?
🎉🎉 With the news of Pfizer’s potential vaccine and this, I feel more confident that America will beat this virus under a new administration. https://www.npr.org/sections/live-updates-2020-election-results/2020/11/09/933002962/president-elect-biden-names-13-experts-to-covid-19-transition-advisory-board
Do not mean this as a satire. Genuinely curious. How does the prestige in industry works for management consulting? I am thinking 1. MBB 2. Deloitte and Strategy& 3. Big 3/OW/BAH/ZS Correct?
As a tech consultant focused mostly on implementations, which one of the MBB companies is recommended? I hear they are all lately getting into tech consulting and tech implementations but not sure about the scale and maturity of each
Junior associate here with very little work. I reached out to the assigning partner, but I haven’t heard back. I’m struggling to motivate myself to seek out more work by talking to other partners or coming up with ideas for articles and other non-billable work. Instead I find myself reading books, watching movies, and generally just kicking back and enjoying the free time. That said, I feel guilty that I’m not working a ton like I used to. I’m also worried that my lack of pro activity when it
How big of a deal is it if on your resume, you list a slightly incorrect job title (associate versus associate consultant) while making it clear you are junior? My company has changed my job title so many times and I fear this will raise a red flag in say, a background check.
Where to put savings after exiting B4 & getting rid of independence restrictions? Is now a good time to invest? Relatively risk averse here.
When choosing company health plan level options, (they pay mine not family’s) do you go for the gold (low deduct/co-pay) silver or bronze(high deduct/co-pay)?
Have you seen the promotion potential to be better in long term projects? (Talking 2 to 5 year terms)
I’m graduating this week, I really love the agency I’m at right now and would love to continue after the intern period ends but I also don’t want to be caught off guard if a position isn’t available.
Been on PTO for two weeks. I don’t even remember what’s going on in my project. Do I have to go to work tomorrow?
To the partners/directors/senior managers: can you give examples of mistakes/lessons you learned throughout your careers? Any really big F-Ups that really made you think about staying/leaving?
How long should I expect to wait for after I send out the salary negotiation email for an offer? Any risk of being revoked?
Delo tech SI fishes Whats salary range for SI sr con or manager. I am AIM and my referral for offer. Trying to help him out to put up no. Does city matters. Friend is from ATL
Anyone under 30 had a diagnostic mammo and it was negative? Doc found suspicious lump yesterday and mammo tomorrow. Lump is hard, asymmetrical and one side only. It was not there a month ago. 27 with family history of BRCAII (parent died of cancer + had mutation). Fam keeps telling me it’s nothing but hard not to be anxious.
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