COVID WFH has put me several time zones away from my client (I’m further west and their culture is to start the day early anyway). It’s a new project so I don’t have relationships built up. How much pushback on morning meetings is reasonable? I know the project can’t operate totally around me but these start times aren’t sustainable...
I work in a Big 4 firm and I'm currently staffed at a client. Can I move to another Big 4 firm and continue working at the same client in, 1. The same role? 2. Different project/different role?
I'm very curious. Have you ever lost a client or seen another advisor lose a client to one of these online firms that are popping up? Firms such as Welathfront, Betterment, Learnvest, Kapital.
Best software that does both project timelines, forecasting, resource management. Big plus is scope vs actuals reporting. Any reco?
As someone who is a tech consultant but would love to get more into project management, are there any companies that great places to start on my project management career?
After joining HCL I received email with reporting mgr and all details. There Employee Reporting Location is mentioned as "Client Location" Does this mean I will not be working from HCL office, rather some local client office ? Domain is ERS. Can someone from HCL please clarify with their past experience. HCL Technologies
Client called me this morning about one of my staff aug resources and wants to roll him off due to performance issues. How we handle?
Multi vendor situation at a client, I blasted guy from another vendor when he tried to point finger, client emailed saying, work together and long hours etc. Etc. Smarter way to handle?
Technically we’re not supposed to talk about who is our client... how far do you go? My client is a cool tech company and I see ppl I know on site..they technically know that X is a Deloitte client
How do y'all book vacation plans before knowing where you'll be that week? Want to book July 4th tickets but don't want to if I can flex for free/have to fly direct from client
Is tech sales really worth the hype? I know the earning potential is much higher, but coming from a consulting background is it really hardcore sales “cold calling”, or more client management and building on top of preexisting relationships? I don’t have prior sales experience and trying to gauge the risk. Thanks!
Just got a permanent desk at the client site. I sit under an extremely loud vent (equivalent to being on plane by engine) and it’s exhausting trying to filter the noise out. Noise cancelling...
Had a feedback meeting today where we also kicked off the project the feedback was on. Then I asked for a brief, cause you know, need that, and found out the feedback doc was the brief. Mind blown. 🤯
Hi Tomorrow is my LWD, so have very less time to decide, please suggest for the best offer Wipro Gurgaon : 15 lpa including variable (support project) Capgemini liquidhub: 15 lpa(not sure about project , interviewer said microsoft data warehouse) Centric consulting : 15 lpa fixed + 1.5 lakh variable Pwc india mumbai : 14 lpa fixed + variable + 1 lakh JB Epam : haven't received the offer yet(might get 15 fixed, and how much should I ask? Want Jobsecurity, WLB, development exposure, onsite opportu
Have you ever seen a deal die because you forgot to note the attached is being circulated to your client simultaneously and as such, remains subject to their ongoing review and comment in all respects?
Can someone help me understand if I can work as an independent contractor while employed in ACN? Conflict of interest? I will be providing consulting to a small firm (after hours & non client facing).
It's great when your project manager messages you at 5:30 telling you "shit hit the fan in QA" when the project was due at 5! #not #willbealongnight
Big 4 🐠, Accenture Strategy has a couple of manager and senior manager positions for 3 groups: Capital Markets, Tax/Treasury, and Banking
Received an offer from Accenture for Manager Level 7 with base salary of 160k. Is the salary at par with the latest market trends?
🐠 Fam: I might need a mileage run. Is there any website that caters to this? Find cheapest flights out of certain airport to maximize miles/segments? TY!!
Comparing offers. How much of the annual bonus percentage do people actually earn on average? Ie would it be worth while to negotiate 13% annual bonus to 15% if in both cases theres low chance of actually getting paid the full annual bonus? Trying to see how much i should weigh it in the offers compared to other total comp features
Parents are deciding between moving to WVirginia vs Virginia for retirement to be closer to us based in fairfax, va(ideally be at 1 hour driving distance). They currently in the mid west but WVirginia appeals to them because of low taxes, low cost of living. We are also poc so appreciate some diversity. What are some areas you would recommend both in Va and WV? What else should they consider prior to house hunting? Dad likes to garden/farm as well so looking for homes with large backyards. Tia!
I'm working on putting together a resource guide of interview questions for Analysts/ Sr. Analysts. Managers, Sr. Managers+, what are some of the questions you ask in interviews? Meaningful ones.
A1-A2 tax, 6% raise and 3% VC. Thoughts?
Capgemini India is Hiring Java Developer (4 - 6 yrs of experience) HR Administrator (1 - 3 yrs of experience) DM me for referal
Getting ready to blow my theoretical bonus on a new bag. Currently have a mulberry laptop bag (mens). Any suggestions <2k max.
Cargill Business Services or CGI. Which is better in terms of work, benefits & work life balance Profile: BA CTC almost similar
Currently on the bench and have a new job offer starting Oct 30. Do I still need to give 2 weeks notice if I’m on the bench? Or will they want to release me earlier since I’m costing them $$
Hey ladies, looking for tips for de-stressing/mental health. Work and life are both so stressful at the moment and I’m starting to have symptoms manifest physically in my skin, hair etc. I can’t change the current work or life stressors but looking for any tips on things I can do to help feel less anxious and overwhelmed. Also trying to get pregnant soon and v worried about the impact stress will have on that process.
What are people’s thoughts on sending thank you emails vs thank you cards? Want to know if it seems too much. And when in the process in a series of interviews makes sense to send one or the other?
My account partner is doing a terrible job and will be getting fired—timeline TBD. Given we are living in a pandemic, I want to give them a heads up to start job hunting. How inappropriate is that? How could I do it?
I’ve been wondering this but has anyone had any long term health effects from consulting? I think with all the long hours, stress, and everything else that comes with it that it is likely to have physical and mental health effects.
EY folks on a h1b visa, if you are working remotely for a couple of months from a relatives place, have you informed EY law ? Was visiting my relatives in a different state and decided to stay here for a while. Thinking what issues might arise if I do this
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