First time on bench since I joined last year. Feels weird to have pretty much nothing to do but really needed the time off. Should I try to find a project right away or wait for one more week? ⛱
I have 7.5 year of experience in Microstrategy BI tool. I have got offer from Accenture for 15.96LPA and 27% variable pay. I got another offer from infocepts for 16LPA fixed with 5% variable. Could anyone please help me guide which is better to join. As in Accenture I am told that I will have to work in 2-11 shift where I will be getting 10k extra. Infocepts I am not aware of the project they will put me in..
On hold for a project that seems like it's never going to start. Torched my already not great utilization
Question! My client wants me to pull together an analysis on a competitor. I am thinking I might book a call with the competitors sales team and pose as a consultant working with a confidential client who wants their product in order to get more insights about how they operate. I know this isn’t illegal and I am not signing a NDA - is there a reason i shouldn’t do this?
Any pointers for someone who struggles to speak up during meetings? When I do speak, I’m confident, clear, and direct, but finding that I’m very self-conscious about speaking up or providing my perspective during workshops or brainstorms with the client, for fear of being wrong or being judged. I’ve received some feedback about it lately, so wondering if you 🐠 had any advice
I guess I know I'm really showing when my client says "so what's new with you....you look different" 😂
EY leadership has no boundaries. My husband is working in a project where they are in critical phase of testing and delivery of the system. His leadership calls him at 6am in the morning for status updates when they know for sure that he was up till 2/3 am working. I am asking him to put foot down but it seems he is the only one with the required knowledge. Venting ends. Thanks for hearing me out.
Told a friend in Tax I was swamped with client work and a fire drill proposal and his response was "what is a proposal" 😑
I have to present to a client via video chat today. Guess I need to actually put on makeup and get dressed ...maybe just the top half.
TFW you're dressed in civvies and encounter part of your new project team on the rental bus. #youneverknowwhoslistening #wakeupmonday speculating as to whom your new Partner is and their parentage..
Recommendations of to handle a project where no one seems to believe your work is worth their time, even when you meet and ask repeatedly for their help?
Moved client side after years at agencies and damn it’s as good as you hear it is (so far). So. Many. More. Women.
Huron 🐟. I'm interested in a project manager position that isn't offered in my local office. If I apply, will I be expected to relocate or is it flexible?
I have an opportunity to move from strategy to creative, if someone out here has any experience with this I would love to talk with you! Context - I’ve been an illustrator freelance on the side for about 10 years, our CD found my work, gave me a chance to work on illustrations for a campaign, and he (and the client) loved it. He wants to help train me and turn my role into a creative one! Super excited about it but also really intimidated by the idea 😬
This “always on” slack/teams culture needs to end. Timestamped emails after and before work hours should be penalised as signs of poor time management skills and project management efficiencies. I hope we do like germans and labor laws are made for after work hour messaging.
PLEASE ADVISE IF I SHOULD ACCEPT THE BELOW OFFER: COMPANY : KYNDRYL (IBM) ROLE: PROJECT MANAGER YOE: 14 YRS OFFER: 18 LACS + SHIFT ALLOWANCE DRAWBACK: NIGHT SHIFT AND NO TRANSPORTATION
Currently live in the DMV and don’t anticipate going back to work or on client site through the end of the year. My lease is up next month and my parents live in upstate NY. Should I just put my things in storage and stay with them until I have to be back in the city? Is anyone still leaving their respective cities?
What’s the main reason for the different targets for US/UK/EU offices of the same big law law firm? Pure culture differences or actually much busier on the American side of the Atlantic?
For those in senior positions- how are you not constantly worried about the success of your work? There’s so many things that can affect P&L that are out of your control, how do you stay calm and not feel like you’re going to get fired as soon as growth slows?
Does DFW airport have a separate security line for priority boarding? Running late. Have priority boarding passes. Wondering if that would help navigate security faster.
Senior Financial Analyst role at a very successful but unheard of startup in (Saas for HC) or M&A I&D IT at Deloitte? Assuming comp is the same but 10k sign on at D and no sign on bonus. Qualified for both roles and have relevant experience and not sure which role I’d enjoy more. Have a resume full of lesser known places but good industries (Mgmt consulting full time, And IB internships). 2 YOE
Advice on taking and passing the SPHR exam?
Executive MBA at Columbia while working and paying full tuition for 2 years (appx 250k)? Or Full-time MBA while out of work to study and pay half the tuition (100k+living expense)?
Anyone have experience relocating from United States to UK or EU? Either through an office change at your firm or via another route? I’ve had the urge to move to Europe for quite some time and it hasn’t gone away. I’m hoping to gain some insight to determine if this is something worth exploring or if it’s nearly impossible.
Some wine and chocolate is making these motions in limine a little less painful tonight❤️ also the read aloud feature on word is my newly discovered favorite thing.
What is salary range for new SM ?
Any partners who switched from B4 to MBB, if so what was your experience and how was the transition? Would you do it again?
Hey folks. Any suggestions for an immigration lawyer in Chicago. Wish to do a consultation about the different possibilities on my visa status.
A&M folks, how good (or not) are your health / dental/ vision benefits ? How much are out-of-pocket expenses for families? Also how is the 401(k) match?
Finding it hard to continue as an attorney after 10 years as a very happy litigator doing insurance defense work including trials. Courts have been closed for over a year (I practice in NYC) and it does not look like I’ll ever have the lifestyle I once had and loved, going to court and depositions every day. Billable hours seem impossible without court and life has just gotten so gravely boring. Anyone else feeling lost? I’ve spent the entire last year trying to figure out where to go from here
I’ve recently accepted an ACI offer from Bain in a main office. What is everyone’s opinion on the outlook of Bain 5/10/20 years out? I occasionally hear remarks BCG and McKinsey are widening the gap and this has me questioning potentially re-recruiting. For context, I love Bain and the culture, but this concern paired with slower promotion is a little unsettling.
Those who have chase sapphire preferred - is it worth it? Also, Amex gold or Chase sapphire preferred. Thanks!
In a causal conversation on Friday, my wife’s supervisor ( white women in her 50s , lives in Arizona and trump supporter) let know that she does not believe in coronavirus and wearing a mask is an inconvenience for her. Also she is frustrated on not traveling for work. Will folks take this serious when a tragedy happens to their loved ones? Why are people so selfish? Any suggestions? Wife and I are still in a shock that people not taking COVID-19 seriously
Looking for relevant market data, as most public salary information is from recruiting firms and is inflataed to a certain degree.... Salary as a senior manager in the first and second year, please include bonus separately, preferably Midwest to adjust for COL... wondering how bad this number really is before I look to bail
Thoughts on Slalom v Big 4?
Hi Fishes I’m getting an international transfer from EY Abroad to EY US. Has anyone submitted documents on INSZoom for L1 visa? How long did Visa team take? I feel the visa process is way too long. Please share any first hand experiences. I signed my offer letter in August, submitted my docs last week on INSZoom. Anyone in the same boat?
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