Anyone familiar with the Change Mgmt practice and salary range for a HCM project manager?
I’m new to the firm. My third project my manager was very hands off. He’s wants to have a discussion with me about my performance. He did not give me any support to work with; even when I asked! And my direct manager agrees with him, but it was my third week. What to do? I feel like I’m going to say something crazy. Any advice?
If you’ve been at the same client b/c you’re constantly winning work there, does it help when it comes time for promotion? I heard it’s generally the fast track to a promo but not sure if it’s true.
Women consultants: how do you deal with heavy good ole boys- type client sites? Specifically not allowing yourself to be disrespected and sticking up for yourself and your expertise or developing credibility in general in these settings? Would also appreciate advice from guys. Two months into a tech engagement. Very few women around me and the guys around me typically tend to either infantilize women if they can or believe competent women to be “b****es”?Role itself is pretty interesting.
I just launched Creativity for Kindness - a platform to connect Creatives with nonprofits to offer pro bono support. The idea is to build a network of Creatives wishing to support important causes using our best skills and talents. If you’re looking for a feel-good side project please get in touch! And if you happen to know any small nonprofits that could a hand please send them our way too. www.creativityforkindness.org
Working on a project that involves reading scripts of its upcoming season. I’m freaking excited.
I have been told that as a newly joining EM, one would work as an Associate on the first 2 projects to learn the McKinsey way of EMing. Can anyone provide advice on what to watch our for / be aware of? How much will the EM on the project care about tutoring you and providing advice on what it takes to be a good one yourself? How will other members treat you as a new entrant? Dead weight who needs hand holding or a future EM to get on the good side of? How will your performance be evaluated?TIA!
Planning to move to LA soon. Will be attending dance classes in west coast dance theatre (WDT) over the weekends and fly out on Monday’s to client location. Looking for a place between LAX and WDT.
Questions for fish who are currently in Deloitte GPS .. How extensive or much of a pain is the background investigation. I have nothing nefarious in my background, but am currently filling out forms for federal background for current job.. Is a pretty convoluted process, and the ADHD side of myself is getting pretty overwhelmed. Does it depend on project. Or does everyone in Deloitte GPS goes through full background check as well?
Searching for hobby suggestions/ideas. I’ve been struggling to focus lately and it’s been difficult for me to focus on my usual hobbies (reading, building an app side project etc). Ideally, looking for a hobby that can help with de-stressing and decompressing during my unwind time after logging off in the evenings; not something super strenuous. Thanks in advance!
I have 4 years to Project Management experience. How to shift from Project Management role to Consultancy ? Which companies can be targetted that is currently hiring?
Would you pick WLB over interest? First project here, not interested at all in the topic and not really caring for it but the WLB is amazing and the clients are super nice. 8 hr days, never any weekend work, manager is always supportive. But I have zero interest in this work and scared to move to something with worse WLB.
I have a final round interview for a non-investment role at a hedge fund in the NYC area. I was told I would be discussing comp with the founder of the fund. What kind of compensation can I expect going into the conversation? The firm has about 35 employees and $15bn AUM. Role is business development/client service associate and this would be my first full time role. I just want to have a general idea of what comp could/should be so I feel prepared to discuss
Does anyone know any good tactics for a lead gen campaign? Client is mad that no leads have come through and Paid Search has been terrible
I have an offer for a final round next week that I want to take - I’m also expected to be at a client site Monday through Friday in another state. How do I get one day off and fly home early?
Missed to add one least important client attendee on a meeting invite. And got a passive aggressive ping from the SM: let me know if you need any help in scheduling the remaining meetings. Why is it so hostile in consulting?
Any tips for switching from a Broker/IAR role to an analyst role? I've been in client-facing roles for over a decade and I would prefer something more intellectually challenging and less emotionally demanding.
I got rolled onto a project right out of onboarding, but I don’t have the skills for this role. Should I embrace a grueling 6 months or consider speaking to my manager about rolling off?
Currently dealing with a medical problem and needing to go to the dr’s once or twice weekly. Unfortunately not always able to get convenient time appointments. What’s the best way to navigate with project leadership?
How much maximum CTC Cognizant can offer for project associate position having 5 years of experience in SAP domain? Already holding an offer of 18 LPA with other organization.
Hi All! I am new on the fishbowl community! Are there any Senior Financial Analysts in Corporate Finance or FP&A that want to share what they think the top 5 most essential skills are for a Senior FA? I have expectations I’ve set for myself, but I’ve felt for a long time that I’ve had skill gaps. I want to check if my expectations are reasonable and keep an open mind - thus I have not shared my expectations here. Thanks in advance
Started taking prenatal vitamins , ubiquinol and vitamin D. Been doing this for a month to prep to get pregnant. Breaking out like crazy for 3 weeks now. Are these linked?
Going abroad with my boyfriend over New Years. United 1k and waitlisted with plus points on both legs right now. Any tips on how to get these to clear/upgrades confirmed?
Hi I'm having 2 yrs 3 months of experience in bussiness operations, Any referrals for the role of process/ product operations/QA Google Flipkart Myntra Infosys Accenture Cognizant Wipro Ibm JP Morgan ICICI Morgan Stanley Please do let me know if there are any vacancies.. Email-id: email@example.com Contact number: 7995891015
I have interviews with LivePerson and Salesforce this week. Any past or current employees with advice?
McK fish - What's the comp range for Associate/Sr Associate in Supply Chain, coming in as experienced hire? Considering Seattle office if that matters
Would you confront a senior leader on inappropriate behaviour yourself (remarks about gender and race) or would prefer your coach to do that? What would be the merits / consideration that you should factor in?
Just finished David Sedaris’s MasterClass lessons (on the app). Great advice. Highly recommend for all creatives.
How do you keep from getting discouraged while job hunting? I’ve had 3 final round interviews in the past month and gotten passed over each time. Their reasoning is always “we went in a different direction”. Each of the interview processes was 4-5 interviews so it’s a big time commitment and really gotten my hopes up each time.
Can any recent EY joiners provide their experiences on how long it took to hear back after each round. I did the virtual screen and had two interviews back-to-back with SMs.
I found this article and wondered what people here thought about it. It deals with teacher licensing tests. Among other things, it presents the case for a positive correlation between performance on a licensing test and performance in the classroom. It also argues there is an outsized number of teachers (over 50%) that don’t pass the licensing test on the first try. Any newer teachers out there who can weigh in on their teacher prep program and the licensing test experience? https://www.nctq.org/publications/Driven-by-Data:-Using-Licensure-Tests-to-Build-a-Strong,-Diverse-Teacher-Workforce/
Left public accounting as an Audit Manager to take a Controller position in private. Realizing I don’t want to get stuck in a Controller position LT and would like to possibly be in FP&A if I stayed in private. Have always had an interest in FDD and I am considering leaving private for FDD. Any thoughts on this potential move & if it would improve my chances of getting into FP&A later on?
Current moms, how do you make this career work with children? Putting off having a baby because I love my job and just can’t imagine how to do both.
Anyone here ever worked with a vocal coach? I need recommendations for a lesson or two before auditioning for a pseudo professional chorus group...
Anyone here have any ideas on how to handle sexism on the bench? I’m at my wits end in a case where my opposing counsel (white male and also a total jerk) is buddy-buddy with our presiding judge (also white male). In every single hearing, opposing counsel interrupts me every time I address the court, and the judge not only allows it, he never allows me to get back to my point. He also likes to hold all of these hearings as off record status conferences. Any strategies to fight this?
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