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Never got rolled because of my performance. Been rolled because of someone else's incompetence. Long story.

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Same here

Anyone experienced with getting rolled of bc of performance? How did it reflect on your further progression? Can only imagine it to be really tough as this industry kind of expects from you to have high expectations from yourself...

I have been. I was thrown in as a SC into the consulting world and I did not expect it to be so different. I called it out openly in my next project and people always have me the chance as I had other strengths such as point of view and analysis but I took me time to figure out how consulting works

Never been rolled off due to performance. Had to role of a junior resource once but it was client related (they wanted a more senior resource).

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Has anyone heard of Kern? A recruiter reached out about a job there…

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Hi! i’m in the united states looking to move to singapore in the near future. any one here who has done something similar, willing to answer a few questions/ offer advice? thank you in advance!

What's your (non-trivial) must-have item for travel cases? Joined during the pandemic and will soon start traveling again, so really need some tips on useful stuff to carry with me 😊

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As a better learner through books, what is the best and most recommended book to study for the AWS SAA-002 Exam? Especially a book I could buy at barnes and noble?

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Hey guys, I just found this group and I’m hoping for some guidance/advice! I’m hoping to get into one of the Big 4s or MBB and finally got a few referrals once joining FB. I am 29, have an MA in IOP, and 10 YEO. I have never worked for a non-Jewish company (despite trying pretty damn hard to get out) and I’m freaking out. I have no concept of normal professionalism, strategy for navigating the workplace and the real world in corporate USA,(cont. in comment)

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Best recruiters for jobs at a CD/GCD level?

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It's really pathetic to see guys getting desperate on this bowl and due to such guys all of us get labelled creeps. I can understand you guys are not getting any due to the skewed gender ratio but please maintain some dignity. I am sure if the gender ratio was skewed in reverse then women won't be behaving in such a desperate manner and would rather stay single. My request to all guys is please have some self respect because this desperation won't lead you anywhere

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Me leaving at the end of a client engagement

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Hi guys, Is anyone aware of how much Morgan Stanley is paying to 8 yoe on skill set of Java+AWS...I am holding offer of 24 (IBM), counter offer 27 + 1lakh joining bonus (Deloitte India). Morgan Stanley IBM Deloitte

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How do you establish a culture of academic rigor?

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Heading towards my first (and hopefully last) divorce. I'm resentful of my career because I feel like it was a huge contributing factor to the failure of my marriage.

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What’s up with tobacco accounts these days? No awards, no prestige, but tons of money? Any freelancers?

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Anyone know of any derivatives available on baby formula?

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How do you breakdown bad news to clients?

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I've seen many here state that Landlords and using housing as an investment should illegal. I'm curious how those folks think housing should work in the absence of investors / landlords. Does the government own / subsidize tons of property to rent out? Prices should be theoretically cheaper but if you can't buy, are you screwed / won't be able to rent from anywhere?

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The ad industry is legendarily homogenous. Won’t unionizing simply close ranks & protect existing white professionals, who then protect other professionals just like them, resulting in LESS diversity?

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Interviewing for a strategy and ops manage at doordash on their new ventures team. I feel ready after a kickass data analytics assignment. Any advice or anything I should try to highlight that is more important to doordash? If anyone went through a similar interview there, please reach out.

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Is it worth switching from EY GDS to hcl in just for months as there is no project and sitting on bench. EY GDS : CTC 23.5lac fixed HcL : CTC 28lac, yoe 9yrs Designation payments analyst. EY PwC pwc HCL Technologies

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How bad is it to be on a zoom call with ten other people including the client and everyone has their camera on but you? 😬

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Reflecting your journey: what are you grateful of because of your journey in consulting?

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