Blame the brief. Blame the CD. Blame account. Blame the client. Blame the agency. Blame the industry. Just never, ever, ever blame yourself or your work. It’s perfect.
Deloitte moms: on the leaves paperwork, which partner did you get approval from? Was it the offering talent lead, project partner, or did you route through your coach? Also, I’m really confused how to put down estimated dates. I’m planning to take 2 weeks off before due date as I’ve read others on this bowl have done but does that mean I’m on the bench if the baby arrives late or do I have to take more vacation time until the baby comes?
How much does a post house typically charge an advertising client for editing in NYC? Whether that’s hourly, daily, etc.
How many regular clients do you have? Like, the type that will hit you up and give you work a few times per year? I’m still establishing myself and only have one solid client that will book me for about three weeks at a time every couple months. I feel like if I had two more like that I’d be set. Is that silly?
Say you had a month long project to work on completely alone. and then you finished in a week. Would you wait a bit to let everyone know it is completed early? If yes, how much time would you wait?
Consultants: if the client follows your recommendation and things go south, is it anyone's fault? Do you blame implementation? Been reading about that Swissair-McK episode...
If you’re looking to leave agency life what are some viable options other than just going client side? Looking for some inspiration in my potential next move. Any thought starters would be appreciated
Hi All, Need help/Refer EXPERIENCE - 3 years 2 Months Designation - PA Now I am in a Big data(Hadoop) Application Support Project based in USA. Domain - Insurance Skill set - 1) AWS s3,CLI,EMR,EC2,Cluster monitoring and Health check 2) Hadoop,Hive,Presto,HDFS 3) UNIX Scripting 4)Mysql, IBM DB2,Oracle and sql server 5) ETL Tool pipeline - Syncsort DMX-H 6) Dev ops tool - (Jenkins,bit bucket,Git and puppet) Now I am learning Python and after that I will learn Apache Spark with Python .
H1-B extension question: I’m currently waiting for 2-3 potential projects to start. What do I mention for client project location in H1-B extension? Wondering if anyone has been through this before...
Are open toed heels appropriate for client site?
First year staff, just got moved to a new client: no one on the team will answer questions so I feel completely lost, wasting so much time trying to “figure it out”. I’ve been having to reach out...
Client had a privately held REIT in IRA. Trying to transfer to IRA I manage to diversify. I need some help. Continued...
What would you do if you’re on a new project as a consultant and the principal wants to create overly verbose and detailed decks for exec level presentations? Push back or suck it up and do it?
Next move after working at agencies (same holding company) for 6+ years - try my hand at another agency, go publisher/ad tech, or shoot for the dark side (client side)? What are the pros and cons IYO?
Did the President just a big up to your client?
Need to pass a price increase to a very picky client. I know we have room to do so but client is bluffing (I m pretty sure). Any advices?
I’ve been working crazy hours and have been at every agency I’ve worked for. My question is...why? Is it poor management client side? Poor communication? Agencies are known for long hours but why is it almost a universal component of the model? For clarity, I am not complaining. Just curious.
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Hey folks, I have my first call with a McKinsey & Company recruiter tomorrow and thinking about how to answer the dreaded “salary expectation” question. I’m currently at 185k base, is that pretty typical of manger / senior manager level? Any tips would be helpful!
Life updates from my uber driver: cousin is in the hospital because they shot them self, their gf got in a car crash and killed their twins. Things got a little heavy
Seeing a lot of companies offering incentives to get vaccinated. Any of the big 4 or other major consulting firms doing this yet?
If you’re gonna cancel an 8:30 am meeting, do it the night before, not at 8:15am. Woke up early for absolutely no reason and now I’m angry.
Any Bain folks willing to chat and potentially provide a referral for a position I saw posted? Thanks!
For people who have recently completed the recruiter call at Boston Consulting Group, how long did you have to wait until you got told you are on to the next round?
Here's an idea: utilize the bcc line when sending mass emails. Congratulatory responses should be sent to those that deserve it, not the entire distro list.
Anyone else nervous about the Fed raising interest rates 💸? http://www.wsj.com/articles/global-stocks-climb-ahead-of-fed-rate-decision-1442390376
If I buy a condo in San Francisco or Manhattan, am I guaranteed to make a lot of money from it ?
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