I was on the bench for about two months for AFS (prj complications / clearance) where I ended up just taking a project that seemed to align with something I wanted. I've been here for about 3 weeks...
Fishes over in LA pond. I'm heading out to the west coast and looking for places to apply to. Has any LA shops recently won a new client pitch?
Anyone working in accessibility? I have 2YOE on dynamic web applications for a govt client and am looking for a change. interested in accessibility in industry - Spotify, Netflix, etc. - and in learning more about accessibility for native mobile apps
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?
Anyone feel super awkward around their team when they’re trying to develop you? My manager and leadership keep telling me that they see me owning the workstream I’m on soon and that I’ll be managing the project in the future and that I have big things ahead for me at the firm. The problem is that I’m job searching now and haven’t told any of them and it’ll be super awkward when I leave.
Biglaw, capital markets, major market fwiw. Closing a big deal tonight and was told to order in a nice dinner on the client to celebrate. Price range you would spend on this? Would you get dessert? appetizer?
Hi, I'm looking to connect with a Product Designer who can help mock up some rough concepts into wire frames for a side project I'm exploring. Ideal profile is someone who is familiar with social apps and ideally into politics. This is an especially great fit for a young designer looking to build their portfolio. I will be paying $$ for their time. Plz DM if interested or have leads.
When your team doesn’t meet a project deadline, how do you break it to the client? Ex: take ownership & apologize, smooth talk your way out of it, etc...?
Anyone send out a meeting agenda ahead of a new client meeting? includes bios of all staff, risk/time questions, map of office, firm history, etc? Try to eliminate most of the unknowns ahead of time.
Im in strategy at Accenture. Is there any chance they'll let me get staffed on a non-strategy project?
I was supposed to introduce my team to a client two weeks ago, but had a lot of issues since I just formed a new team for consulting services. How do I communicate to client about the situation?
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.
Welcome to all teachers who are already using or those just thinking about starting a writing workshop in their classrooms. This is the place to share your questions, answers, successes and challenges. I am a Teacher Consultant with the Indiana Writing Project and have used WW in my high school classrooms since 2009 and am always eager to learn more. Please join our conversation and share your best beginning of the year WW activities.
How did you manage gmat w/ >14 hrs of client work + practice dev (internal firm)? How long did it take you to get that >90 percentile? Any tips on studying for gmat consistently?
My anxiety is at an all time high. I have taking on a more client facing roles and anxiety/worry of presenting during meetings has been flooding my thoughts during the day and especially night. Can anyone relate and have tips to mitigate that have worked for them ?
Why do people client side think it’s ok to treat consultants so badly. They would never treat colleagues the way they treat us, it would be a HR violation. I mean, I know consultants are annoying, but we still deserve to be afforded some human decency. Instead, it’s usually aggression and rudeness.
I was given a project that i’ve never done before, sad to say I didn’t perform well on it as i’d like but I came out know alot more about it. What the best way to recover from it? I think if I were to be given it again I would perform much better now that I have a better understanding of the work flow, I have a knack for process improvement so I think I can create something that will help reduce errors and give us some much needed time. Should I create a prototype and show it to my boss?
Looking over a possible career transition from technology consulting (it delivery) at accenture to strategy consulting at Deloitte. What changes should I expect? What is the day in the life of Strategy Consultant at Deloitte. What type of work should i except? How different is it from IT Delivery consulting? For example - instead of writing stories and working on client process what should I expect to be working on mostly now? I’m a L9 at accenture & will be coming in as senior consultant at D
Manager: “Hey can you stay on tonight to get these samples to the client so they can work on getting us the support over the weekend? Thx”. Bro, the client logged off 2 hours ago and won’t be back on til Monday at 10am. Why you gotta ruin my Friday?
Tips for building a client facing product roadmap? The client is in the financial industry. All help super appreciated 🙏🏽
Any Deloitte fish willing to make a referral for GPS roles? I have IDed a few open reqs I’m interested in, and would also love to be tossed into the “general referrals” pile.
How is Deloitte with PTO? If I need to take a Thursday/Friday off- do they let me fly back on a Wednesday instead?
Who has bounced between PwC and Accenture? What differences did you notice between the companies as far as culture, benefits, growth, work/life balance, etc?
Serious question: Why’d we have to migrate our network logins to FCB Health in addition to our emails? Couldn’t we have just started listing our emails as “@fcbhealth” but logging in as “@FCB”? Our old emails instantly forward to our current ones, so I don’t see why it couldn’t be the other way.
Any international transfer suffering from ACCA?
What agencies have flexible time off??
Applied to b schools and got on a project for one of those universities. Client heard I applied through the grapevine and offered to put in a good word to admissions! Yes!! Walkin on air tonight!!
Walking to my Delta Comfort seat only to see an overweight whale trying to breathe. This 3hr flight is going to suck.
Coming from PA, which type of role/service would stand out when applying at an investment bank?
What are 🐠 favorite beaches to visit in the south east US? Bonus points for affordable places to stay
Had an interview last week that went well. The next day, HR sent an additional application to fill out (basically same info as the online app). Is that a good sign or usual process for 2 apps? Still waiting to hear back.
Let’s say someone was to offer to sell the following. What would they be worth? Marriot Gold l Hilton Honors Diamond IHG Priority Club Platinum Elite Delta SkyMiles Platinum Medallion Continue....
When you work from home and set the alarm for 9AM and consider that "sleeping in"... I feel old.
Finally put in my notice bc I reached my limit with the currents stress of our industry (long hours, no boundaries, no breaks during the day, lack of eating due to stress and schedule, toxic leads, toxic clients, etc). Every Sunday I’d be up til 4am bc I could sleep and felt sick to my stomach. For some reason I’m still feeling that even tho I know I’m leaving. Tips on how to relax and get through work til my last day?
What is the legal ratio of adults:students in an ECSE inclusion setting? In a reverse mainstream setting? Are Title I PreK classrooms required to have a para and teacher? What is the ratio for that? What is the legal ratio of adults:students in a mixed 4 y/o PreK setting? (#___ SPED+ #___regular=1 teacher and ____paras) Specifically in Louisiana, but curious about other states, as well!
Qualifying for elite status is like the myth of Sisyphus - we spend all year rolling our stone up the hill then it's back to the base. #notevengoldyet
$OCFT Anyone done DD on it? FinTech Unicorn that was incubated by insurance giant PingAn, seemingly massive untapped market in China and APAC due to archaic landscape of financial technologies
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