Deloitte leads- were you free to complete snapshots as you saw fit, or did you have to run it by project leadership?
So I'm working at the client site today & my laptop decides to enforce a windows update. Now I've got to sit looking like I am working whilst watching the message 'Getting Windows Ready' :-(
Keen to hear the 2019 outlook and sentiments being observed by Partners, whether it be the respective firm’s pipeline/group, client discussions, and perhaps any industry wide observations
Woman 🐠 here - want to hook up with one of the guys on my project but he’s 5 years younger than me (I’m 28 he’s 23). Tips on how to bridge that gap or gauge his interest? Not used to work attractions
I’m very into indian arts culture and myself learned classical dance forms (3), Carnatic singing, and violin, but I am interested to hear about some more arts you all might be engaging in as hobbies or passions. I really like to work with my hands to create something. Right now I’m working on a project to learn interior design using high end, business professional desi design patterns in my apt. What are some other nice arts culture hobbies inspired by India?
I’m gonna get really personal here. What’s the longest you’ve ever held in gas during a client meeting?
Bridgewater compensation for an investments, management, portfolio, client services associate position? What if you're not from out of undergrad? Are you paid more or the same as a new grad?
My coworker on my project who is very senior to me has an extremely condescending tone. I’m new to this project with only 1 year of experience with this technology. Him on the other hand has at least
Looking for strategist roles in LA on the agency side. Currently working as a strategist on the client-side at a large video game company. Previously worked at CP+B and Barkley. Posting for a friend!
Client reached out to me directly to ask if I can come back to the project and replace someone they don’t like. 😐 Eeeek!
How's everyone's day going? I had a client come in for a planning meeting at 8:30AM spent 2 hours with him, then just found stuff to screw around with, no plans today, so I hung around, going home now
My Manager is actively making calls to get off the project I'm on, often in front of me. More and more of his work is being offloaded onto me as well. The writing on the wall is clear...
Partners, a program manager running a large, newer account (with a lot of potential) is rolling off, and I have been asked to be the replacement. Any advice for taking over a new team at a new client?
What’s everyone’s favorite SQL, Excel, and Tableau courses? I’m an new analyst who got feedback to continue to improve on these things (my project team has seen good improvement over the months). I’ve rebuilt old things, but need classes for motivation
Anyone have advice on how to navigate having children and potentially taking 6-8 months off while maintaining client relationships at the MD level?
Hit me with your most insane travel story. I’ll start... Our client restricted bringing luggage on-site and a teammate “stowed” their bag in a nearby bush outside the office... (see below)
I had my first client leave me in the last 3 years. She left a fee-based program for more expensive and in annuity based program. She is 24. I have her advice average service. I met dad and grandpa.
Please Advise! • Currently working for US & Canada Direct Tax Compliance with 3 year's of experience and 1 year experience in project management . • Have always been excited about audit but never got an opportunity badly want to shift to audit. • Currently pursuing CPA. > Is it good to change to audit now, considering I've 4 year's of non-audit experience. Can I? > If possible can anyone refer or help me get into Audit?
Would you take a long-term project even though you are planning to leave the company ? Which projects would you target knowing you want to leave?
So I reached out to someone cold on LinkedIn to talk about a role I’m really interested in and surprisingly they responded and set up a call. This is my first time having a cold call like this, does anyone have any tips on how the conversation should flow, what I should ask etc?
New EM is asking team to schedule meetings for him on his behalf. Something I haven’t seen before at my company. Is there a polite way to suggest to him that this isn’t the culture at our company?
I am an SC on L1 B individual visa (valid until 2021 without any extension). Up for manager this year, will know in 2 weeks. Transferring to USA firm this year. What is the process, timeline for GC?
What's the best way to expand my professional expertise while I have downtime? Any online classes you've found helpful?
New to consulting. Anyone willing to share how they've been able to listen and follow God's will/plan for them within their career as a consultant? Trying to figure out where God wants me to be.
Does the EO provide any direction for H1B applications currently processing but pending approval for this year? Will they be approved as per schedule, delayed or denied altogether?
Seeking advice on salary negotiations. I was ‘promoted’ last yr, but it was just a title promotion with no adj. to comp. The firm is known to underpay, so quoting market may be useless...
I guess you could call me a zoomer consultant. Born in ‘98. 1YOE. I have never traveled more than 20 minutes to a client site aka never had a flyday. Now corona hit and I am wfh like everyone else. What is traveling for work like? Wrong answers only
Opinion: Not a fan of big firms marching in Pride. 50 years ago they would have fired people for being LGBT+. They only started supporting Pride for the money and public image. They don't care
Do companies weigh certs more than hands-on experience? (ie: open source contributions, projects, etc) Asking b/c I'm joining big 4 in cyber and wanted to know whether I should prioritize certs over developing my skillet through projects? Thanks
Consultants treat airplanes and airports like truckers treat the road. Just because you use it every day doesn’t give you any extra “rights”.
Anybody else feel unnecessarily guilty when emailing your manager that you are taking a sick day? Idk why but I always feel like even though it’s completely normal, that it is being judged negatively.
Not to be a debbie, but can anyone from the last recession tell me more about layoffs? When would you expect that to happen if things continue as is? And does what account you work on matter?
Thinking of adopting kitten(s). I've only ever rescued adult cats so I don't know much about kitten needs. I don't travel often; SO in PE with similar long hours but no travel. Any tips?