Any tips on how to get off a project that keeps secretly extending you? They don't tell you till the last two days that you've been extended yet again. It's super shady and with this type of cont...
This is my last week on an ugly, long project I hated and begged to get off of. Now that I have another project starting next week I am anxious about if I actually had it good on this one. Thoughts?
Happy Friday everyone. My gig canceled, looking for an end of year project or post work. Large or small, hit me up, let’s make it great. Thanks. Enjoy the weekend. We just finished this global project so smaller is ok too... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pRnKOg1_dCM
Went on a legitimately amazing date but my project just ended today and will not be back in that city. How do I end things on a good note so she doesn't think I just wanted to hook-up?
Is the working hours mentioned in my workspace correct? I have recently been allocated to a project and it shows timings from 11 pm -9 am..
I get more nervous in client meetings when my Director or Manager are present, than if meeting directly with the client 😳
New filter for effort when the client is a dick: will this lead to work that will make my/creatives’ careers? If the answer is no & I’ve tried twice to fix it than I’m not losing sleep over it anymore
Project leadership - please don't overload analysts/consultants because they are "good" ... it will burn them out and you will lose talented resources
You see a cute acquaintance from your firm on Hinge. Never been on a project together but have mutual office connects / there is a non-zero chance you’d interact with them professionally in the future. Do you swipe right or left?
Interview/writing test question: is it inappropriate to point out a spelling error in the materials provided for a writing test? The material is definitely client-facing for a current client and is for a 2021 initiative. Not detrimental, but they’ve emphasized wanting someone with attn to detail
#metoo. A client once kissed me on the lips and tried to make out with me when he was drunk. I confronted him about it and he feigned ignorance / claimed not to remember. Others with similar stories?
Can an audit client get in trouble for reaching out to an audit employee regarding possible emplpyment opportunities even if the employee is not on the audit team? Even if to inform you that employment discussions have to first be cleared by the firm?
I am up for promotion next year. Wasn’t able to do much outside of project work since July because of some personal issues. Have decent Utilization (110%), good reviews but nothing that says...cotd
I hate my client stakeholder's voice and cadence. Makes me almost want to quit the engagement.
I studied SCM in college but I’ve been working through tech implementations on the ptp side for about 4 years now - it’s been all indirect client work though and no supply chain. How tough is it to pivot to more process and supply chain based strategy projects - do I need to get my mba. At a smaller firm now and feel like I’d have to jump to an Accenture to actually have the ability to do that kind of work (logistics and trade optimization, planning, manufacturing)
I am expecting a promotion this year from C to SC. Should I wait to hear back on the news before I initiate my roll off from the current long term project that I've spent 1.5 years on? Dyingggggg
Ever been promoted at your firm while on a project and you have to be rolled off bc your billable rate is higher than what the client has budgeted? Or does your firm find this as an opportunity to renegotiate the SoW?
Senior: your bill isn't worth as much as mine so spend more time learning the 1120 & the schedules. Also senior: why did you charge so much to this client? I think you need to keep better track... 🙃
CPB London just lost Infiniti... Redundancies incoming and looking like a lot of them. Anyone hiring creative teams in London?
AA EXP 🐟, any of you have experience with chance of upgrade flying from NYC to LAX / SFO during standard consulting travel hours?
Payback Clauses!! I received a sign-on bonus and was informed that if I left the company prior to 18 months I would have to pay back X% of my sign-on bonus. I recently accepted a new job and have flexibility as to when I put in my 2 week notice. If my 18 month anniversary date is on December 8th, can I put in my two week notice before this date with the understanding that my last day would fall after this date, or would it be safest to put in my 2 week notice after my 18 month anniversary date?
Joining a company based in CA but starting in TX remotely, will I need to pay CA tax for my 1st paycheck (including the bonus)?
ADVICE NEEDED: looking to transition into estate planning/private client - I have a tax background. How could I make myself more “marketable” for this practice? Any suggestions welcome
Has anyone jumped from Big 4 Advisory to Tier 1 Consulting firms (e.g. MBB). Was the jump at the same, higher or lower level?
Just rolled onto a new project this week. Client has given me a few assignments I’ve been doing this week. My company manager has been too swamped to talk to me still. How do I go about just getting
Friend was terminated from regional CPA firm after 6 years. No severance whatsoever, only paid out for accrued PTO. Does he have a case for legal action?
PwC tax associate starting Fall 2022 Currently taking CPA exams. If I finish exams before I start working FT do I miss out on the tests completed in the first year bonus?PwC
How mnay rounds does GS have for an Associate PM position? Any insights would be greatly apprdciated. Goldman Sachs
I gave interview for tcs.I received mail that i am selected for job and need to upload document. I uploaded document 10 days before still no offer letter till yet from tcs. Should i trust tcs and wait for offer letter or opt for another organization.Please help
PI plaintiff’s attorneys: Is anyone else dealing with adjusters coming in with extremely low offers and using COVID as leverage to settle?
Not sure if I should go to Quora or another bowl for the proper forum but I’ll start here. I am not from the US and taxes overwhelm me; the first few years I did them with TurboTax and it was fine but then I entered a domestic partnership and had a baby. I also bought a house (that I don’t live in), so I went to H&R Block to give it a try assuming they could advise me on optimizing my return, it seemed that they are completely transactional as the person is just typing numbers in a form (cont…)
Long shot but looking to move to union city, NJ and was wondering if anyone has any insights on how it is there in terms of safety and such. TIA!
Proven best resources for passing the PMP? Taking Deloitte's boot camp, but going to need a LOT more work (and memorization).
What’s the hourly rate for a tech C?
Ok, let's go there...Gas! How do you handle it with kids, and then if you, yeah, YOU have to pass it!? I have a gas corner for my Kindergarten kids to go to, even if it's in the middle of a lesson.
How would you rate the potential of the following technologies for the next 5-10 yrs- -SAP Successfactors -Oracle Fusion -Qualys -Salesforce -Workday -Fortinet -ServiceNow -Okta -RealPage -Q2 Holdings -IBM -Google Cloud -AWS -Slack -Paylocity -Coupa -Paycom -Paychex -Mimecast -Medallia -J2 Global -Hubspot -Crowdstrike -RingCentral -PluralSight -SmartSheet -CloudFlare -DataDog -PagerDuty -Anaplan -NewRelic
Sex Health: can you grow your penis girth or length? Anyone know if penis rings or weights help?
What’s the wlb/culture at firms outside MBB/Big 4? Been at Deloitte for a couple years and am ready for something different. Thinking OW, LEK, Kearney, or others you know of.
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