Sometimes I have to think about what my client might've been like as a young child or what their mom might be like so I can write a nice, sass-free email back to them.
Former KPMG fish, when you got severance, was it lump sum or paid out like your normal paycheck?
Got laid off - need legal advice on release agreement / severance document. Do y’all have any free legal resources or an org / law firm that I can contact to seek advice? Any help would be appreciated. Thank you!
Anybody know of any sexy deck ;) examples I can find online? Working on a side project and my firm’s templates are hideous
Anybody get laid off in NYC? Can't imagine losing my job and being forced to pay this ridiculous rent
I can’t stand my client. I can’t stand my project. I can’t stand this job. My teammates are starting to get annoying. I need a break but I can’t afford to take a LOA and I have too much work to do to take a vacation. Yay me! Hope everyone else is having a great day :)
Anyone been fired for majorly screwing up? Did they give you some time to find a new job or was it pretty immediate?
So how did my client opened the week you’re asking? By telling the entire team (mainly consultants) that when the company stock was bottoming a couple of weeks ago they were looking to get out
Curious question fam - I'm 23 and earn ~70k. At what age will I get to six figures, if I'm not fired and move up at an average pace in consulting?
Partners (at Deloitte at least), are you all trained to refer to everyone as “good people” when speaking to them? I find it a bit disingenuous when Partners who I just met tell me I’m “good people”, “do great work”. I just scheduled a first networking call with you, or got pulled in to your project 2 seconds ago. I know you barely know me 😆
Got laid off in October, been looking for a full-time gig since. Any helpful feedback is appreciated: www.joshdweiss.com
Thinking about transferring to EY Miami office - anyone familiar with this office/client focus?
Well fuck. I got laid off. Just when you think you’re in the clear, 2020 brings the pain. Guess it’s true that the big title comes with a big target.
i swear all my work is to just fudge the deliverable to give the client or my boss the end result they want. our work is built on a piling hot bed of BS
Quote of the day from a client email: "I don't want to be an alarmist, but I'm worried."
Hi! I am the new manager and despite the fact that I know nothing about this project, I’m convinced that if you would all just fill out this Excel tracker on SharePoint it will solve all of our problems￼
Signing bonus commitment date is coming up. Should I provide notice to quit now knowing that I’m going to leave after the date passes? I don’t want to hurt the project but I don’t want to screw myself
Hello fishes, need a referral for summer internship for my brother who is currently in his 3rd year (BTech Computer science) Would be happy to refer back for any openings in EY Duration: 2 months Starting: End of May/Beginning of June Field: Data Science/ software development
So I’m about a year out and a half out from university and currently work for Cenlar. As time grew in, I really don’t like my job anymore and want to leave. Have been on 30+ interviews but can’t seem to find what I’m doing wrong. Looking for sales support/ops roles within financial services/tech/consulting since I was an Econ major. So far, haven’t been able to land anything and have been looking since January. Any help? This job has really mentally put me in a dark place DESPERATELY wanna leave
Strategy Director: Media vs Agency Side I’m currently an Associate Strategy Director on the ad agency but a few media shops have reached out about joining in a strategy director role. For people who have done both sides, any pros and cons on switching from agency to media strategy.
Wanting to take a poll on London 🐟 age, yoe, salary (base/bonus), current company as a comparison across companies. Curious to see the results
Preparing for first summer in NYC. What’s acceptable business casual wear for men when it’s hot and humid? Are polos and slack fine, or is it still shirt and jacket?
Will Deloitte send rejected mail if not selected after first round? I gave my L1 interview on Thursday for SAP FICO. Still haven't heard anything from them.
Unboxed is quickly hiring for Full stack developer. *Skills needed* :- • Development experience in PHP/Yii Framework • MongoDB • Angular 8 and higher, HTML5, CSS3 • REST APIs • AWS (EC2) good to have (plus point to have this knowledge) • GitHub, JIRA (nice to have experience with these) Exp :- 2-6Years Salary:- No bars Location :- Ahmedabad Notice:- Immediate join Send your resume on below 👇 Email id:- firstname.lastname@example.org
This is how life feels for me right now trying to get a foot into IP/data privacy law: Me, with a JD: Please let me work for you for free (i.e. internship) Company/firm: You are not good enough.
Has anyone stayed in Federal consulting outside of the DC area? Fully remote? Just Curious if it is possible.
I have the choice between a Masters in Computer Science or a position at a FAANG. Which would be more beneficial for my long-term career path?
What level from industry would you need to join MBB as a Principal/AP vs Partner? Most Partners seem to be VP level from large corporates / CSuite from well known startups
Can anyone provide input on Grant Thornton’s SALT practice? Considering leaving Big 4 SALT for GT, but want to gather more input before making a decision.
On a "strategy" project (first project, im new). Tasked with the financial model but not really playing a big part in our strategy talk. Is that normal or ok or should I speak up more in there?
Have you ever had a situation when your doctor is on vacation or out of office and won’t send a prescription to your pharmacy for insulin? But you’re running out? Not due to financial hardship.
Hello everyone, Can someone from ZS Associates explain what is the difference between the different teams within your business consulting group? More specifically it seems that you have a different team specializing on Market Access & Pricing (value and access). What is the difference between a Strategy Insights and planning Consultant vs a Strategy Insights and planning Consultant of the value and access team in terms of exposure and type of projects? Thanks a lot!
4 years at Accenture were stressful, left to go to Deloitte for $22k salary bump and hope for better culture, then COVID layoff happened. If I try returning to Accenture, which is the best division to try returning to (with generic consulting skills) and why? Not looking for "division spirit/pride," looking for insight into which divisions have better pay/culture/WLB/etc. (constructive replies only please, I realize I sound like a 🤡)
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