Are there any free /easy to use project management tools y’all know about? The project involves many stakeholders who have interdependent work streams. I’m currently using Excel but there must be a better way. TIA!!
Is it normal for a big4 to take over two months in the interview process? Since end of January I've had five interviews w team members, including with the partner who leads the practice I'd be joining. Still no word. I've gotten nothing but positive feedback with the in-house recruiter I'm working with. Is this normal? Client base would be asset managers & PE firms.
Hi Fishes, Looking for opportunities in Business Development/ Project Management profiles. Exhaustive experience in Public Health, Rural Development, and e-Governance. YOE-5
Nothing is more annoying than not just having to sell your client on something innovative but your own leadership
The people on my client’s team must find joy in being difficult. There is no other explanation.
*signs up for 11th separate project management software that will supposedly make my life simpler*
What was the longest project you were on? How do you stay motivated on a project that lasts for over a year or two?
Hi Guys Does anyone knows about Virtusa ? They are offering me considerably high offer compared to others but I am not sure as I don't know much about the company or anyone who works there ? Project is Legato Healthcare. Any help will be appreciated. Thanks in advance 🙏 YOE- 6 Skill - Dot Net Full Stack
Rough day. Luckily I’m WFH, but my client is insane and has caused me severe stress to the point where I’m just crying it out. Rolling off soon, but this sucks. How can I not let it impact me?
Dear all , Microsoft project planner / scheduler is needed for Kyndryl . The shift timings will be US / Canada . Ideal candidate should have 2_3 years of work experience on Microsoft Project, advanced excel . Send cv on Sanjeev.firstname.lastname@example.org.
Social anxiety has made client meetings and presentations physically impossible. Time to jump ship but no idea where my experience can take me. Any brand strat/comms planners with similar experience?
With inflation coming in, anyone asking clients to raise rates. With the margin pressures internally, client cost pressure and rise in prices it’s getting frustrating.
Hi Fishes, Can anyone throw some light on Deloitte Digital, what kind of projects we get their? Do they serve Indian client? Is it part of Deloitte India?
I read somewhere that MBB have a “moral veto” clause where any consultant can opt out of a case if it violates their own sense of morality. An example might be a vegan taking on a meat processing client. Can anyone verify? Is this formalised or just a cultural thing?
Client wants to claim nanny expenses from 2020 on Sch H but did not withhold any of the payroll taxes or issue a W-2 (seems to have been a cash deal). What is the proper treatment on the client (employer) 1040? Claim the full amount as if they did withhold and somehow get that money from the nannies? Only claim employer half and assume the nannies are claiming on their 1040?
Docker for Desktop is not free anymore. Thoughts? Will your project / firm replace it? And if you replace it, what are your plans?
anyone have a good goodnotes template they use for taking notes / tracking project work on their iPad?
I could really use insight. I’m a Rockstar in my dept/team. Ask me to take on a new project and I can get it done. I delegate tasks and partner with other lines of business. I am knowledgeable, punctual, communicative and competent. I can learn new skills/programs easily (SQL, Verint Speech Analytics, pivot tables in Excel.) My pain point is summed up: “Overlooked.” I am not a member of mgmt but want to pursue opportunities. How’ve you asked for mentorship? Tips on standing out in WFH setting?
Best books on Agile project management?
Exit opps after completing the BAP? Trying to go to a 2nd tier strategy firm. Typical for people to make that jump?
Hey friends, I’ve taken on our agencies community manager as a mentee, and am working with her to help her navigate working her way to becoming a Strategist. I’m developing a curriculum for her, but I was curious what things you wish you knew as your were starting your path in strategy, as well as what resources/books/influential thinkers you’d recommend me integrating into it? Thanks in advance!!
What’s the best place to save money besides 401k and Roth? One that preferably isn’t restricted until retirement
EY GDS is actively hiring for Enterprise Risk team under Internal Audit, SOX, Third Part Risk Management practices. Experience: 1+ YoE DM if you are looking for a switch in these offerings
What are some of the resources you use for researching business / industry trends? Gartner, HBR, MBB white papers?
Hi All, Need some help deciding an offer for IT Audit Senior Internal Auditor Role 1. Job A - 90K + 3500 Fixed Bonus + Unlimited Leaves Industry Based Role 2. Job B - 84K + 12K Joining Bonus + 20 Leaves Please help. Big 5 Consulting Role
@ Korean people who’ve recently gotten their H1B stamped in Seoul (or any other visa) — did the embassy/consulate people check/ask which date you landed in South Korea?
Does Deloitte pay out unused PTO if you quit?
Hi folks! Does anyone know if you need full original copy of h1b i797 notice or just the bottom section of it for DL renewal? I only got the latter from the HR so wondering 😕
Do I need to stay with a big bank (Chase, BofA, Wellsfargo) or do you think it’s suitable to switch to an online bank? (SoFi, etc)
Moving to Houston next year. What kind of salary range would I be looking at as a consultant or senior consultant at Deloitte in the Regulatory Risk group? I’m a CPA with PA and industry experience.
12+ year consulting professional with no college degree but got lucky with my job opportunities across different B4. Do you think future employers will look past me not having a degree but instead my YOE at this point in my career? Or will that hinder new opportunities. Should I stay where I am?
Got reached out to by a recruiter at McMaster-Carr. Looks concerning from online reviews, but comp package appears to be amazing. Is the horrible culture just for management trainee program? I would not be going into that. How are other groups around the company? Also interested in hear total comp for folks with ~1 year experience if possible. Thanks!
I have an associates degree and 3 years of experience as a process operator at a oil distillation refinery. It’s shutting down and I really feel lost/ scared. I’m applying everywhere but hate this feeling of uncertainty. Not for me but for my kids. I don’t mind learning something new , any advice? I was thinking truck driving (CDL) or lineman school… I don’t mind moving but I love being a process operator
What made your internship special and why did you want to join your firm? Think, fun things or small touches that went a long way, too.
How is everyone doing with wfh situation? I fell like burning out... More so at home than at work... And then there is love work app?
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