As a staff on the consulting side, does anyone else find it awkward to join a zoom call with the client before the manager/sm joins in?
How is Hexaware in term of Mainframe Technology or Legacy Modernization project ? Good number of projects in Hexaware related to Mainframe Technology? And how is Job security in Hexaware ? #Hexaware
The manager on my project likes to ask another more junior woman do some "admin" stuff, such as book meetings, take notes, and even book his flight!! I really want to help this junior woman not do the admin stuff that much. What can I do?
Last week joined in hcl. I got better opportunity in other company.If I abscand in hcl.does it any problem?still I have not assigned to any project , iam in Bench now?
Anyone ever had a couple of off weeks and felt like they're bombing their project after being super successful on prior projects? How did you refocus and regroup/save your reputation on the project?
I need help asking for help - more specifically identifying what exactly others can help with. There are extenuating circumstances in most cases but I’ve had coworkers out in bereavement, project scopes increasing, and my own capacities are shrinking with burnout - I can’t focus, misreading/misinterpreting, I’m spacing on finding documents/notes, and overall inefficient between calls with the volumes of emails. Friends & manager tell me I’m being too hard on myself, but work is only piling on
"I'm having a long lasting impact on our client and society as a whole, financially as well as humanly" - said/believed no consultant ever
Anyone know a good way for converting MS project to a nice formatted version in PowerPoint (without buying additional add ons or converters)?
Hey guys! Has anyone made the pivot from Merchandising to Project Management? I’d love to chat as it is something I am looking to do. Thanks! :)
Touchy feely client asked me today, “how come you never talk about your family? Don’t you get along with them? Family is so important to me.” I’ve been feeling particularly alone and lonely during Covid, but even before... I’m 50, single, never been in a relationship, really feeling kind of down at this “midpoint” in my life. I kind of keep people at arms length especially clients I’ve never even met in person. 😔 How do you even respond?
Folks, any advice on applying for jobs at a previous client? As a firm we have great relationships with the senior client leadership and I am afraid that the GEP and my RL will eventually find out when I submit my job application. On the other hand, if I tell my RL prior to applying, I will probably end up towards the top of “people to be laid off” list.
I got hired as a freelancer on a project. 2 days in and we’re off to a slow start getting access to what I need. It’s paid hourly. I blocked out time to work a full day knowing I’d dive right in but that’s not how it turned out. My question is do I bill the full day even though I only put in a few hours of kick off calls and contacting folks to get access to the things I need? It’s not my fault they were disorganized. What would you do?
Any tips on starting a side project to boost my chance of getting hired as a PM without technical experience?
What is the best way to select a developer or agency? Submitted a project on upwork and got tons of proposals. Would love some advice on the recommended way to qualify them. Everyone seems to have very similar estimation, experience and a great deal of projects done in portfolio.
“oh look a boring line up of 3 cars that all look the same” - says the intern looking over my shoulder at a print layout i have open. (our biggest client is automotive supplier) 🤦🏽♀️
Dear Fishes, I have 2 offers, accenture(9.8 LPA including variable + 64 K) and Deloitte (9.5 lpa fixed) for SAP ABAP PROFILE in Pune. I am having LESS THAN 3 YEARE of experience in coding. Because from mechanical background. Delloitte offering greenfied implimentation which is dream for any SAP consultant having my experience. Accenture project is not sure. Many consultant complaints about work balance life in deloitte. Any suggestions for me who wants to upskill his skill Thankyou
What does salary progression in big pharma typically look like if one were to enter at an associate director level?
363 words. Most in 10 pt. font. More than a dozen bullet points. Black text, white template. One. Single. Slide. Welcome to government consulting.
What happens if i485 is denied? Do I lose all benefits of i140 such as visa extensions and priority date?
Any fun holiday gift ideas for my SO of 3 years(gay man)? Nothing too expensive, but all ideas welcome! :)
NYC. Have one year of cw experience at a well known shop (started at 50) thinking about changing shops. What should I expect in terms of salary? 55k?
Upcoming Business and Technical screen interview with PwC, anyone know what I should expect? I would really appreciate any input
Recently, I have applied an internship at EY, but I didn’t received the assessment test. Does anyone know why？Thank you！EY
Has anyone gone on a paid LOA to treat mental health issues? What’s the process? I’m struggling...is an understatement
I had an interview at Spotify but didn’t make it to the final round. Just out of curiosity do they blacklist applicants that interviewed but didn’t make the final cut? I completely bombed the second round interview because I was nervous and none of the questions that were asked were the one’s I prepped and studied for. Spotify is my dream company and want to try applying again in the future.
In mid 40s, recommendation to have 401k portfolio. I have vanguard with only 155k as I started 401k few years back..
So when r the comp statements coming?
Anyone feel like they are conditioned to always try harder, do better, etc? I'm having such a hard time dialing it back (I want to do this for my own mental health). I want to be okay with just being average, but it's like I'm working against myself...I don't know if it's just a consulting thing, but it's taking A LOT of effort, and I hate feeling like I'm letting ppl down, but ppl let me down all the time lol.
Hi This is Mriganka Das working on Big Data Analytics in Nomura . My total experience is 6+ yrs and relevant in Big Data is 2.8 yrs .If there is any openings in any of the Big 4 pls do let me know..
Flying into New York, Delta or United? Which airline is better in terms of loyalty, status, reward program etc?
Are folks getting RFE on H1 transfer to Big4? My question is specifically because initially your office location is the only one mentioned coz you don’t know what client you will be assigned?
What do you think will be the impact of this rapid hiring for MBB? MBB is hiring so rapidly. When it cools down, do you think MBB will realize they over hired? Will it become harder for associates (post MBA) to get promoted? Will it become more competitive for Associates to get staffed on projects they want to be on? Will there just be too many consultants at the Firm and a mass layoff? McKinsey & Company Bain & Company Boston Consulting Group
Anyone receive an offer & negotiate a start date months down the road to take advantage of a better maternity leave policy, or any other reason? Wondering how many months is reasonable to ask for.
Seeking portfolio advice. 23 years old- 95k comp, 20k currently in market through the most basic Schwab index funds and Vanguard ETF’s, already max out 401k & IRA. My returns over the past year have been meager. I want to take on more risk and pick more concentrated investments. Whatever I go with, I want to hold them for the long run with no intention to sell. Any advice?
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