I feel burnt out and it’s only been four months since I started.. ik, ik, it’s pathetic. But I’ve been feeling physically sick and mentally exhausted ever since busy season ended, and it only seems to
I’m mentally breaking down because I have been doing a job of a scheduler, PM, notetaker, regulatory submissions, and thus have no room for growth to work on strategy. I’m an AS and I am so sick of having to remind everyone because no one looks at my notes, recaps, and no one remembers anything from any meeting. Recently because I’m so exhausted I started making more “mistakes” like not catching a mistake on a submission. Is this because I suck or is it time for me to move off? I feel terrible.
How many sick leaves does ACN have?
Can you switch firms while on short term disability? Can you resign right after the disability leave and join other firm?
It makes me sick as a man when I see people with power, authority bully and harass others. It's time to stand up and fight these abusers.
My happy place 🥰 High doses of vitamin C when sick or before getting sick along with vitamin D and E keeps us healthy all year long ... I also drink silver water
Everyone in NYC is sick 😷
no swag bags this year for departing GSAPers, what’s even the point if i can’t rock a sick daddy D patagucci at b-school
Are medical assistants allowed to give medication injections in your clinics? Are your nursing visits billable?
Has anyone injured themselves on a business trip? Did you ask your firm to assist with medical expenses?
Does industry usually drug test for marijuana? In a medical state w/ a script from a doc. If so, do I just bring my prescription with me as if it were Xanax/adderal/ etc?
What’s the etiquette for when you’re a sneezing and coughing germy mess but maybe not “sick” enough to warrant taking the day off (or maybe I should)? Does it look bad to ask to work from the hotel?
Unfortunately my wife is unable to return to work due to some medical issues. Her medical leave is about to end. I have always taken a backseat to support her career and worked from home CTND
Client system down. Charge time still? (Currently at hotel and was gonna do some time before going to client site). Need 12 hours/day everyday so trying to see how late ill be up tonight
Does anyone get anxious every few days that they're getting sick ...? I'll be fine for a couple days, then have a day where I'm second guessing every throat tickle or sniff. It's aggivating.
When your partner leaves early to "drive down to his other client" 3 hours away, but you heard him telling someone on the phone earlier that he was driving down in the morning...
Would anyone at Disney be willing to provide a referral for their streaming services department? Happy to talk more over DM and would greatly appreciate it!
Should I be worried that my 401k YTD return is only 4.13%? Not sure how accurate that number is, if it is....pls help 🥲
Does ZS update new hires when background check is complete? I submitted mine 12 days ago and haven't heard back about it. But my signing bonus was processed and my start date is in less than 2 weeks and I need to update my employer... what do I do?
A male colleague of mine, who just joined the team this week, has made inappropriate advancements towards me during a team event, touching my leg while talking to me and saying how pretty I am. Worst thing is he’s joining my project too… It’s a no brainer that this is unacceptable, but it’s the first time this happened to me in a work setting and I’m unsure how to handle it. What steps should I take first? Report to HR immediately or speak to my team’s partner first? Any advice is appreciated
Fish in restructuring: How many hours are you charging per week since COVID? When do you expect to travel again?
The Banana Republicans aren’t even pretending to care anymore - leaving the Senate floor while Schiff delivered his opening remarks. https://lawandcrime.com/awkward/21-empty-seats-more-than-one-third-of-gop-senators-reportedly-left-room-during-schiffs-speech/
Have been over 100% utilized YTD until rolling off 3 weeks ago. My practice's leads in the pipeline keep evaporating and now the closest possible engagement is at least 2-3 weeks out. (Cont)
Gave my 2 weeks on Friday and project leadership asked me to write the proposal for our 2018 extension. First off- why? Im literally the worst person to do that at this point; Secondly- SO UNMOTIVATED
About to get an offer to move to a health agency. Anyone else make that move? How was it? I’ve lost major interest in the hustle glorified at traditional agencies, and have a fam so need better WLB. Realizing regular agencies aren’t made to work around family life…more like the other way around. Even when setting boundaries you get comments and pressure…working til midnight every night to “make up” for having to log off between 6 and 9 every night isn’t a good balance for me.
What should I do after a FET? What is the best practice? Anything you did/avoided? Eg are you on modified best rest? Do you take time off work to ensure that you are not stressed/sit too much?
How are Business/functional analysts utilized at your company? Or do you have product owners (scrum) or product managers instead?
First year looking to take the CISA after busy season. Any advice from those who have done so?
What’s the best way to cold email an agency or production house to land an interview? Do things for the first time and wondering if there are tips or things to keep in mind
I am a Senior Consultant on an engagement for a client I would like to work for. The client is back office and the job is front office. Does anyone have any experience with this?
There’s not that many jr. strategists on here, and I’m afraid that an agency I’m interviewing with might recognize my complaints/questions 🙃
Atlanta - What firms are/are not allowing partial WFH on a permanent basis going forward?
I often see posts about people getting 350K exit or 450K or more in FAANG. Are those strategy folks from Big 4 or are there cyber folks too getting these exits ? I am making close to 200k as M3 in cyber . Not able to anything that would pay more than this in non-consulting ? What roles should I target ?
Any Microsoft security consultants here? Looking for TC breakdown, interview process expectations, WLB etc. Currently at 5 YOE.
How to grow a beard in a professional manner: step 1- leave on vacation for >1 week; step 2- don't shave; step 3- never come back...
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