Accenture strategy folks, what's a typical ZBB / fit for growth project look like for you guys?
Curious about client’s salary - what do Sales Team Leads in CPG make? Like at a Kraft or General Mills??
Is it okay to wear polos with logos of prior companies you worked for to work at the Big 4? Does it matter if you're on a client vs at the office?
How do you respectfully approach the subject of declining work for a client with your boss? I have am extremely ideologically opposed to the idea of it and I don’t want to compromise my morals
Client calls cuz he wants to transfer his account to a IRA. Asks abt the process but he's wasted my time w BS questions before and not my job to transfer his account. Compliance issue if I ignore him?
I'm currently unassigned the first and second week of January, and then I'm back on my main client. How likely am I to be pulled onto an engagement the first two weeks? I'd rather save my pto
Just got the dreaded 430pm Friday request. Ugh! Is it appropriate to ask the Sr. Manager to work on some of these slides while the rest of the team handles other work? The rest of the team already works late enough as is.
I just noticed that I have a “touch base” scheduled for 9:15, then a “check in” at 11:00 on the same project. I’ll let you know what the difference is when we circle back.
Overheard my client swearing and yelling and kicking his file drawer cabinet. Went over to see what all the raucous was about, and witnessed him trying to pry open one of the drawers (continued...)
Should I send a client a goodbye email on my last day? I was heavily involved in this project. Feel weird not saying something. Any advice?
Are people back to handshaking?!? I’m meeting a client for the first time in person and unsure if I should go in for the shake. I don’t want to make them feel uncomfortable but also I feel it’s so awkward not to when meeting someone
Exiting to Tech in a sales / consulting services role. Clearing $400K inclusive of RSUs. Really felt like I was not given the opportunities on high visibility accounts at my firm and somehow my client / sales / firm impacts were overlooked. Always felt like I was swimming upstream and my comp was basically flat over the last 3 years. So I bid adieu to consulting - for now.
Anyone ever date someone in their client city but later felt like they were just in for it for the free meals and hotel stays? 🙁 50-50 on what his intentions are and not sure what to do. Advice plz.
If you client never turns on their video should you turn on yours? One consultant from our team always turns on video but the client never does
How much work is a manager supposed to do if they’re allocated 50% on the project? I feel like I’m doing their job and mine.
MD that gets amnesia when the client doesn’t like the analysis is amazing. Recall you sat through all decisions on final analysis and you presented the deck because you are an ego maniac.
Airlines have mastered the way of always being on time. They project a BOS to NYC as a 2 hour trip and most likely won't be off
Regarding Marriott's MegaBonus: If I always fly to the client site on Sundays, is it worth it to stay the first 2 nights in one Marriott and then the last 2 nights in another Marriott just to (cont)
I am unable to focus on work. Getting anxious & panicking as just got deployed on a new project & worried sick that the new team will identify this lack of interest. How do I change my outlook?
I know Deloitte will sometimes incentivize mba interns to sign their offers by paying for the candidates second year of b-school. Is this in addition to the signing bonus or in lieu of? Thanks!
Sorry if this isn’t the right bowl! I was fired from my last job due to performance issues. I filed for unemployment and was approved, however my former employer filed an appeal. I’m not even sure what they’re protesting but it’s making me really nervous. What should I do now?
Nicest SPG hotel in Charlotte,NC?
We've all seen the client expectations vs. client budget memes. Real talk, what is your worst story? And how can we improve this situation in our industry?
Hello Fishes, Need your POV. I am an MBA and have 2.5 yr exp. in SAP Delivery. I am planning to move to SAP Bid manger role have an offer in hand. How good is the Bid Manager role in long run and if i want to move to another technology via Bid is it possible? Please let me know your thoughts. I would be grateful.
Hey Bdo, does your current annual salary that shows up on myBdo also shows your bonus amount? Or just the salary increase?
What is the scope of legal managed services provided by Big 4? What is the future of this practice? Asking for a friend.
Can someone tell me what the human capital group at Accenture is like? Culture, opportunities, travel etc. Also - what are the levels like please and thank you in advance!
Wow. McKinsey, which has the biggest public sector presence of the MBB, really hasn't been doing too hot at all in the sector. Its presence is tiny and it's gotten even smaller. Meanwhile it's bungling whatever opportunities it's getting. https://www.propublica.org/article/how-mckinsey-is-making-100-million-and-counting-advising-on-the-governments-bumbling-coronavirus-response
Prior to covid I was a driven woman who was a top performer on my team. In the past 18 months I have really lost all motivation and have embraced being an average performer. I accept this because at 30, single and stagnant professionally I have come to the realization that I need to prioritize the things that I want in life and although I do want to continue to be financially successful I want a family- more. I am not sure if I should explore a flexible work arrangement
Applied to McKinsey via the referral portal. Been a week+ and haven’t heard back. Is it safe to realistically assume it will probably be a no?
Salary for PwC DDV SA? 4.5 YOE and CPA
We're getting better withtesting for COVID cases. Treatment of severe cases is another story though…
Is your company doing annual raises this year? If so, what’s the typical annual raise (%)?
Hiring manager @ my dream tech was saying she’s trying to get funding for hire and anticipate 8 weeks. 4 weeks passed by and I let her know that I recently received another offer and wanted to check in on the progress. I am being ghosted, so does it mean I have no hope? 😭
Do you all have any tips for morning sickness? I’m 7 weeks pregnant and almost haven’t been able to function the last three days. I’m going to call my doctor tomorrow to see what she recommends, but I would be grateful for any tips you can provide in the meantime.
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