And I was offered by EY GDS to be a Technology Consultant. How's life there? Is work-life balance real? How about permanent remote work?
Welcome introverts! Bowl leader here. Hope most of you are about to enjoy a week of peaceful WFH. While here, let me know what you hope to get from this group & what you want to see more of. ⬇️
Does anyone know of any website that lets you filter in-house positions by those who allow remote work? I’m assuming this does not exist but wanted to see if any of y’all have any thoughts.
Is there a WFH stipend available to us? Few other firms offering this and curious if Accenture offers similar support
Deloitte 🐟, do you think travel projects will be coming back as mandatory? Do you think it’s possible to find remote projects for the long term?
Anyone have the nectar mattress and think it's good? All the work from home and not in a hotel bed is making me realize I need a new mattress
For anyone missing a whiteboard while WFH: I picked up a big dry erase mat from Staples that I mounted on a wall. It doesn’t clean off as easily as an actual whiteboard but it does the job. They also make whiteboard paint you can put on your wall. The best one is made by a company called “remarkable” but it isn’t cheap.
What fitness trackers do you use? Work from home and I've gotten really sedentary. Think having a reminder to get my ass up and move around will help.
I find it interesting the volume of talk about anti-anxiety meds has dropped off a cliff since the pandemic started. Are we feeling less social anxiety WFH?
Any fishes working 2 full time jobs simultaneously? What’s your experience like? Heard it’s been trending upward due to WFH.
IEP, 504, and those without internet will return in-person next week while rest of students remain remote. Regular Ed teachers may have students (mild Learning Disabled kiddos) in their room while teaching. They are saying it’s a liability issue if they have one student in the room with them, even though teaching other via Zoom. Thoughts? Anyone else experiencing this?
I started a new job and I’m finding my boss to be a bit difficult. Do you have any advice or tips on how to get along with a manager? For context- we’re remote, she’s a huge perfectionist and have unrealistic expectations, and literally nitpicks the way I use Asana!
Officially part of a big tech company! Got my computer and phone and must have location services at all times 🤨 is this just in the case the device gets lost or do they track where you are working especially in these remote days?
You'd think I'd be used to waking up alone every morning by now! The loneliest part of WFH. :(
@ KMPG PPL. I just accepted an offer to start in Nov. is there a date to go back in the office?And once everyone is back is wfh still going to be a thing partially? Wondering if I should invest in a desk and a good chair.
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Boss man (remote boss) is taking me and my wife out to dinner. I’m a big wino and generally will have a glass or two with meals. Bad to order a glass at dinner?
Is there anything your companies used to provide in office that they no longer do so since going remote? (ie: catered lunches)
On a project where we fly out Monday evening or Tuesday morning and are remote Fridays and Mondays 🤤🤤
When will American stop the “limited time”in-flight credit card promotion......it make me irrationally angry and I find it rude to disrupt passengers with this ad. Am I crazy?
Any tips for getting my resume seen at FAANG/major tech companies in the SF Bay Area? I’ve already tried going through as many contacts that I know of in the groups I’m interested in. I’m trying to make a jump from PwC manager (8 YOE) in Cyber, Risk & Reg into a project management or program management role on the business side (bus ops or strategy). My background is in information systems and business IT operations/contracting. Microsoft Facebook Apple Netflix Google Airbnb Salesforce
2YoE at Tier 2 FS practice, considering a switch to commercial law. Any thoughts on the long-term TC trajectory at MBB/Tier 2 consulting vs Magic circle law? Also on the stability of the respective careers? I have this perception that even if I don’t survive Commercial law, at least I can move to Swindon or Milton Keynes and retrain as a high street solicitor doing divorce filings making £50k for the rest of my career. Exit opportunity for consultants seems to be pretty bleak in UK.
What percentage of total outstanding shares is typical for Senior Manager/Director level hires at a startup that is last stage Series E/F? Valuation of the companies are $2-4b. No MBA
What’s your experience in joining a client on permanent role? I’m working for one of the Big 4 and planning to join the client directly. Which of the Big 4s create trouble? Any workaround?
I need some cash. Anybody want a EY referral?
Partners, I'm interested in hearing your answer to these 3 questions and appreciate your feedback. 1) How old were you when you made Partner? 2) How old are you now? 3) What is your gender identity?
Anyone know if what guidehouse senior consultant salary is like, specifically for Cyber? Not much info in glassdoor.
Are bonus percentages released next week for deloitte consulting or is it just rating decisions?
Anybody else tired of working from home/remote?
Have you ever run into a situation where you asked for more money (either a raise or when negotiating an offer) and you got it and regretted it? What are the strings attached to more $?
Question for BCG fish regarding what level to target. What are the levels and associated years at each level? I’m wanting to come in at the consultant level with 3.5 YOE + an industry relevant masters. Majority of my experience is B4 strategy consulting , then shifting industry strategy for the last year. Boston Consulting Group
Delta, when I ask you for an electric cart to help me get across a huge airport in five minutes, due to your delay, I do not need a wheelchair and an escort. Seriously.
COVID life has got me in some major frump. What cute clothes are you guys wearing? Looking to update a bit for spring. Still anticipating to be mostly at home though through summer if not longer.
I have 8.5 yoe in Mainframe Development. Infosys Banaglore HR told me they can offer me max 14.68 lpa where I have 8.6 lpa now. I have my promotion pending in a month and then it will become 10 lpa.Is this something they can offer max ?? They told this is the max package.Want some insight. TIA
What is it like talking to an external recruiter who reached out? Is it like a normal interview or more casual? First time - help! I’m not actively looking but want to keep a good relationship in case it sounds better than I thought or for future opportunities.
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