Has anyone ever experienced difficulties after turning down an assignment that you were staffed on, but the client expectations caused conflict for your family obligations?
Got put on a project I hate, but I love the team and the group. I guess now's the time to tell them I'm aligning with a different practice. 😀
My Consultant will not shut up. I get that he’s mid 30s and has a lot of experience, but damn. Talking for half of an exploratory client meeting is ridiculous. How can I reign her in...?
At my agency, project management pays no oversight to media/strategy, nor do they track workloads and scheduling for these groups. It seems like that's the case at most agencies. Why is that?
What do you think would happen if I showed up at my A&D client with powder dip nails? Cis man here
Pardon if this has been answered. Brutal project is not leaving anytime to indulge in FB. I’ve a few btc but they’re lying in an exchange wallet (coinbase). I don’t have any wallets - can someone help me understand the steps I should take before 10/25. Coinbase has issued a statement that they will support both blockchains, but lack of replay protection creates risk. Thanks fam!
I’m tired of how projects throw away analyst like trash. Client didn’t sign SOW (no $) and leadership has been assuring us for weeks, and confirmed extension with HR, etc. Feels bad. Thoughts?
Is copy that’s been approved by a client fair game for them to use anywhere? It was only supposed to be for print and now it’s showing up all over their social. Don’t get me wrong.. I’m excited but
You gotta love it when everyone else is required to work from home while you got staffed on a local project and is still on that commute
What do you look forward to the most after a long day at the client site (still in your client city)
When all the staff, seniors and managers have to pull an all nighter in hopes of getting all their projects out on 9/15, do you consider this a project management issue? cont...
Was invited to attend a client meeting and I accepted it. But the partner told me to not attend the meeting. Wonder if is something I did...
Has anyone else caught their client playing video games on their phone during meetings.. multiple times 😂😂
Any advice on how to handle a project with no SOW / defined scope to solve a problem that doesn’t exist at a client that is running things just fine? Asking for a friend... 😐
Today I had a client offer to design banners for the project. (In my head: why are we on this call then?) 😛
I (BW) asked my client (WW) follow up questions abt something she, in the end, couldn’t articulate very well. News traveled through the grapevine and back to me via my Mgr as a “heated discussion.” 😒
Hi moms, I joined a new project as an analyst after LOA. There is too much of work which I can justify definitely . Any suggestions how to approach my Deloitte managers? Going through PPD
Anyone have a good "fire a client letter?" I am so annoyed at one client that all my letter says is F you and F your dog and F your stupid kids, etc...
How do you set boundaries with regard to work hours? I can feel this project slipping into a 7:30am - 8:30pm routine and it’s cutting into my workout time and sleep. How can I tactfully prevent this
ACCENTURE FOLKS- HELP: called for interview for SAP Analyst position. I'm a second year staff and wanted to join Accenture and will try negotiating an experienced role. Can anyone tell me how cont...
Looking to spend max 250- what’s the best carry on for weekly travel. Suiter would be a plus. Diff between hard and soft shell? How’s travel pro?
Mckinsey Fishes: I got an interview with the firm and I have to choose between a generalist role vs a specialized BA in marketing and sales. What are some of the pros and cons in regards to specializing early? I am interested in supply chain, retail, strategy, and dd
How do you calculate a reasonable salary? If it's for getting hired at a different agency? (3 years experience as an AD in Chicago)
Ladies, today is the happiest day of the past 2 years of my life. I am finally divorced from my looser ex and the best part - my baby daughter is staying with me!
Midnight - and I want to cry. Not sure why. Still have a job and a place to live. I am well and so is my family. Just laughed my a** off with my friends on a Zoom call. It is strangely overwhelming!
Anyone ever give just a ONE week notice? Is it horrible and considered leaving on bad terms? Reasons: Ensure bonus payout and can't move next job start date.
When the woman on the flight next to you leans in and asks “if you’re a drug dealer because you’re carrying two phones and three laptops” ... nope, just a consultant... happy fly day! 😂😂😂
Any suggestions for a good travel tote? Ive tried the Lo & Sons OG2, but it easily loses its shape. Looking for something of similar size and functionality, but still cute. Thoughts? TIA!
Thinking of going with a fitness type of watch. Would you go with fitbit, apple watch, or other? And why?