Going to tell Leadership this week that I want to be rolled off. Another project has requested me and that project is better aligned to my career. Any advice to have a smooth conversation?
Does your agency/company have a group project manager role? If so, is it equivalent to an associate director role?
After a year long , exhausting and demanding project , finally rolled off the project. I love my life right now. Beach time is the best time 🌊:-) sigh !!!
Looking for freelance mid-level art directors for new project. Great design, broadcast and digital experience. Message me.
I don't get people who wear suits to fly. Like sure, if you're going to the client/a pitch and it's required, sure. Barring that I dress as casual as possible to avoid being identified as interesting.
I know this has been asked before but since FB has no search function...how do people organize their resumes? Project or competency/skills
As part of updating resume post consulting, do you include project specific impact achieved, or keep it generic/high level?
Thinking about transferring to EY Miami office - anyone familiar with this office/client focus?
Best quote from the movie Office Space that can actually be used in some form on a client deck. I need something to break the monotony.
Answered a client email at 5am today even though I rolled off yesterday. You won't last in consulting unless you find satisfaction in helping truly deserving clients. #dedication
Currently in a rotational program at EY (first year out of undergrad). Got placed on a long term risk project and wondering if it’s worth it staying long term. Currently interviewing for the strategy team at a legacy payments company (think visa or Mastercard) and wondering if it’ll stifle growth doing internal consulting. Would definitely appreciate any insights on this as I’m not too sure who who talk to and ask. Thanks!
Do participants see notifications when you share a specific window in zoom, not your screen? Asking for a friend who forgot to turn on do not disturb and maybe got a questionable text during a presentation to a client.
Have a waste of space direct report. Have been optimistic about training up until I stumbled upon him writing a paper about the project. Shady or nah?
Starting a project in Secaucus, NJ soon. Tips?
Partners (at Deloitte at least), are you all trained to refer to everyone as “good people” when speaking to them? I find it a bit disingenuous when Partners who I just met tell me I’m “good people”, “do great work”. I just scheduled a first networking call with you, or got pulled in to your project 2 seconds ago. I know you barely know me 😆
So my shoe broke at work today and I had to go buy another pair Feel like I am going to be roasted for this one indefinitely, "remember that time your shoe broke at the client site style"
I don't know what's worse: The Monday morning alarm clock OR the "prepare for landing" announcement that interrupts my nap and lets me know I'm moments away from hell (aka my client). Happy Monday!!!
Sometimes I have to think about what my client might've been like as a young child or what their mom might be like so I can write a nice, sass-free email back to them.
Rolling on to a new project and had a call with the SM this morning. Had to text him for follow up questions but no reply for 8-9 hours. Am I being annoying? Overthinking this?
Standard to write a thank you email after an initial screening interview or not necessary?
What are some ways in which you’ve specifically contributed to gender equality in the workplace?
Guys, new here. Which software can we on H1B use to file taxes? I was on F1 for part of 2017 and earned income in a total of 3 states.
My husband and I are trying to have a second child and have been trying for over a year. I recently was referred to a fertility doctor and after many tests found out I don’t have much time (I’m 36). The doctors say all I can really do is live a healthy lifestyle (which I do anyways). Any tips or advice from moms that battled infertility? I’m trying to stay positive but it can be so hard sometimes.
Hey All, Why are there so many bad reviews on KPMG Global Services, such as not so employee friendly, bad work-life balance, and less pay?
I am really interested in the PM position at Microsoft - 3years at Deloitte, have performed well throughout, and experienced in product delivery/program management. Anyone at MS willing to chat and potentially make a referral? Please let me know!
Boss just emailed expecting team to work over weekend. Already spent 60h this week staring at screens WFH. Should I just ignore?
I have a case interview coming up soon. I never thought about working with a case coach or study group that some websites offered but some people highly suggest them instead of working solo. What's your take on this? Should I really pay for some premium service even though I feel comfortable with case interviews?
Any Indians here who applied for Global entry? Do we still need to go interview in India or can we interview in the US now?
*Post discusses infant loss* My daughter died soon after her birth earlier this summer. I took 2.5 months off and am back at work now. I’m doing ok being at work because we’re WFH. I can take breaks, I can wear fuzzy clothes, I can cry when I get a firm birth announcement without anyone seeing. We’re supposed to start back at the office soon and I don’t know how to manage that. My grief can be triggered in a million different ways. Any advice from your experiences? (also I am in counseling)
Interview for small new PE firm started up this year (<7 people) for an analyst position. What kind of things should I watch out for? Are PE firms this small a good exit?
Has anyone received their “Google Project Management” certificate via Coursera? If so, how useful was it regarding finding a PM job?
Someone in an HR session asked how Diversity and Inclusion retention/promotion efforts could negatively impact people who aren't "diverse." That's a bad look bruh.
How do u bill for ruined vacation due to client work. I was called all the way out of the country because folks waited until the last minute and I ended up working remotely.
Have a senior consultant offer from a Big 4 and a product manager offer from a pharmacy retailer (cvs, walgreens etc), but both are similar roles in digital PM/strategy. Which offer would be best to take to help me eventually exit to the tech industry in a similar role?
I have about 40k in traditional 401k at Meryl from my previous big4 employer. This is the first time ever changing jobs and I feel totally confused with what to do with the 401k. Any advice please? Amazon has fidelity and It alllws rollover old 401k into a rollover ira. Is it work keeping as is , or rollover into ira(Roth/traditional) at Meryl or move to fidelity.
Can anyone tell me about vizient? Didn’t really know much about them but they’re offering me 33% raise in base from 150 to 200. Just randomly applied a few weeks back.
Thoughts on switching consulting firms during this time...? Concerned about potential hiring freezes. Also anyone start a project that kicked off remotely without being on site?
Was unsuccessful recruiting for top consulting firms during my MBA. I need that money! What is the best approach to landing an interview post MBA? Referral?
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