Need some advice - been at the D for a year and have been on the same implementation project for over a year. Have a technical background and am thinking of starting to look for exits to industry but also am curious what strategy projects are and if I would be interested in the work. Is it worth networking onto a strategy project at the D or should I just continue to look for industry exists and then go b school and then try for MBB/T2 ?
My manager told me right before our client presentation to “sound happy” when I present... Apparently he thinks I sound too serious... Not sure how to feel about it.
My firm is virtual - all work done remotely in home office unless on client site. Haven’t traveled since mid October. It’s driving me nuts. What do you recommend doing?
I’m the only person from my firm at the client site and having trouble connecting with people at client (people mostly just see me as an external “intruder”). Not personally bothered, but worried that it hurts perception/client relations. Any advice on how to get more social traction (e.g. get invited to lunch and stuff)?
For you guys who run fee based AUM: Do you allow for HH account consolidation in order to let all client's account be billed at higher breakpoint thresholds?
What is required to roll off a project at K?
I was in a meeting with my boss and account team discussing an overage on a project. We were looking at everyone’s hours, and our UX lead (a woman) had doubled her effort. The work was necessary...
Do you often have to relocate between client sites and other locations? Any tips on refocusing after you switch spots?
Mamas, have you asked for a roll off or less responsibilities on your current project due to pregnancy symptoms like morning sickness? My client is so critical and demanding it’s caused me to have stress hives and panic attacks. I don’t think I can do my role well pregnant and don’t want the stress to cause the baby harm.
Very bummed out tonight. Lost a $7,000 commission today AND a $3,000 one. $7k was a 403b Rollover client cannot execute on til she retires even though state has not used this vendor for 8+ years.
It's been 3 weeks since I joined IBM. I am still not allocated to any project. Is there any way where I can find suitable project for my skill set and apply for it myself?
Four day weekend... Honeydo weekend. If consulting doesn't work out I may do laminate flooring installations. What's your labor day project?
Hi! What are some of your best strategies for coming up with a name for a side project? I’m about to start a food related site + dinner club but am having a really hard time coming up with a good name
Why do I feel so guilty about wanting to take another offer and leaving my team? I like my current teammates just HATE the client and project. I’ve also asked for a raise multiple times and have been told no. I’m underpaid but am up for promotion this year (June). I don’t think Deloitte can/willmatch. I want to take the money but I feel like I’m still learning leaderships skills and can see the potential for beefing out the management portion of my resume. What would you do? (Offer 50% more)
How do firms track LCA violations? Consultant on my team has a pending LCA, but is traveling to client location regardless. Just charging time to his home location. What are the implications?
Told PM and CC that I'm leaving firm. No one has told client yet. 😳. Client is emailing me about future travel plans. At what point should I say something?
My project is requiring a lot of time commitment during early hours and evening and it’s getting hard to pick up LO from day care. I wanted advise frm ppl who have hired help for pick/drop off.
The recruitment that is being done for project specific roles, what happens once the project is done? How's the bench system in mindtree? Do they throw people out in that case??
Has anyone hacked the hirevue interview algorithm? I'm about to do one for a lateral role.
I’m launching a Slack group for in-house counsel to network, share resources, and job opportunities. If you’d like an invite send me a DM!
Working in Chinese company, with office based in China but working remotely outside of China. Fine and legal to work there without a work visa if im not living in China right?
Maybe its time to rethink my Delta Loyalty https://businessinsider.com/delta-skymiles-delta-one-devaluation-rewards-2019-3
What’s good comp for this pls? Alts investment firm ~30B focused on real assets, investment/research associate 3 YOE from another top investment manager. Based in NYC
What is the salary range for a PwC Workday Financials Consultant - Financial Services at senior associate level? I have 4 YOE and a CPA. Looking at Raleigh NC.
Real salary talk - share yours. Who I am: Caucasian, female Level: VP - 1.5 years in position. Salary: $130k + minor bonuses
“The best minds of my generation are thinking about how to make people click ads” ~ Facebook data founder. Is it wrong that we idolize FAANG? Should the govt intervene in business and privacy?
Hi Fishes, Please help me with referrals for openings in below skills: YOE: 4 years Azure Data Factory(ADF) Azure Databricks(ADB) Azure Synapse Analytics Azure Data Lake Storage(ADLS) PySpark SQL Server Azure SQL Database.
Top consulting firms hiring right now?
Fellow fishes, has anyone recently gone to India for H1B stamping and used Dropbox service. If you could please shed some light on the processing times and overall process that would be very helpful!
Operations & logistics manager or strategic planning exit ops salaries at Uber? Lot of consultants make the jump!
What are things I should do or upskill so I can position myself from working on mostly tech implementations to proper CIO Advisory type work (e.g. Tranformation projects)? I feel stuck.
Any🐠 know the compensation for a Managing Director in a major bank? Not front office but middle or back offices like compliance, risk, etc.
Flew for the first time today. Woman next to me took her mask off immediately upon sitting down and starting chatting loudly with her son. I asked her politely if she could keep her mask on and she proceeded to spend the rest of the flight fake sneezing and laughing giving me the side eye to see my reaction. What an inspirational mother.
I love my current project and my team but at the same time i feel so underpaid and undervalued. Im USDC and im carrying the team on my shoulders. Im an analyst with almost 2 yoe so i feel i dont have enough leverage to leave. What can i do? How di people get hired by their clients? Deloitte
Has anyone heard back from EY law about resuming H1B extensions? Mine expires in August and I am worried now. The wait is killing me.
LEK vs Parthenon? Heard both are sweatshops. Would love to hear real life data points. Thank you in advance!
FAANG folks - what are Facebook/Google roles like Country Lead/Industry Lead equivalent to? Are these Director level roles? What sort of compensation can you expect in something like that role?
Apologies if this was asked recently (I'm new) but does anyone have the scoop on Contently? I'm in the 1st round of applying and the strategy exercise they sent is more data-heavy than I expected...
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