Are any recent grads happy in their jobs? Just started last fall and feel like I’ve received minimal support from my firm and not developing any real skills. Looking to switch companies but I’m not sure if it’s company-specific or just COVID in general
Is there any status perks on Virgin America? New project location and literally it is the only nonstop from my city unless I want to get home at 1245am Friday Mornings...
Small independent agency with decent clients for more money, or large holdco agency with a top 25 client for less?
Need more of this from airlines https://thepointsguy.com/news/united-airlines-has-saved-40000-connections-by-holding-flights/
Is buying United 1K for $3000 worth it?
If you really want to understand white privilege in this country imagine if you will what would happen if Black Lives Matter was plotting to kidnap a United States Governor?
There's so many days where I'm at the client site and have 0 work to do...and I am proactive and ask people if they need help! But I can't KEEP doing that everyday. Help 🙄
Just giving a bit of Gyan to fellow fishers Please please do not ever use CTC comparison between current and next company. If you get an offer, do an in hand calculation. Some companies add Retirals like Employer PF, Gratuity along with Insurance, furniture allowance as part of your CTC. Others don't. Sone also have higher variable package. So when you do a CTC delta you may get a 20% hike but when you discount the above things you will fall short and may end up making less. So choose wisely.
Hey mammas! Any pregnant ladies planning on going to large weddings this fall given the Delta variant going around?
I proposed to account that they put together a few slides that help guide a conversation with a client. This client has been known to go off on tangents and provide relatively unclear direction. The call happened today and the account dir opened up the call by saying “X has some slides they want to share to help with today’s call”. Putting me on the spot. This call was by no means to serve strategic work, and I was there as solely as support. How would you have handled this situation?
Tired of AA bullshit... Best steps to take to maximize the chances of upgrades with Delta? 1st step will be a status match (Plat Pro with AA). Any and all useful advice will be greatly appreciated. 👍
I am a manager in Capgemini... have an offer frm TCS. the designation being offered is Assistant Consultant.. 9.8 years experience( 5 yrs with Cap) Even though I am getting a package of 25Lakhs.. it seems like a demotion in designation.. Cg has offered to match upto 23.5 lakhs.. Is it worth moving to TCS on this grade? My primary reason for moving out of Cg is i m bored of beauocracy and WLB at current project. Is it a good idea to still switch with the counter offer from Cg Capgemini Tata Consu
Good morning everyone, any advice on how to pivot from a career in Accoutning to Project Management? Here's some background, 12YOE in public accounting, recent finished a tech project management bootcamp certification course and will sit for the PSM exam soon. Looking for roles in Associate/Jr PM, Implementation Consultant or BA. Any advice will be appreciated.
Has anyone encountered extra person charges ($80-100) to put 3 people in a double room at a Marriott? Any way to avoid these?
How is Barclays project (client) in tcs?
It was all nice when I knew I'm getting rolled off this fucking shit project and onto a nice project in NYC, till my manager just informed me that she wants me extended for another 2 months!😩 fml
Are you guys aware of any United status upgrade promotion challenge for Deloitte employees? Moving from gold to platinum or platinum to 1K if you fly ...miles in next 3 months.
What are your craziest business travel stories?
Looking for creatives with craft beer experience for an upcoming pitch the client is on the younger side so hope you’d be too
I'm thinking I should add some specific covid safety procedures to my syllabus. Has anyone done this and is willing to share?
Is it okay to share the client name on resume if I’m applying to similar companies? I see a ton of people who have written their client name on LinkedIn.
Anyone with experience building a custom home? In negotiations and just seeing if anyone has friendly/helpful advice or lessons learned to share before I’m out if the option period.
Thoughts on non profit exit ops for a tech consultant? I really would like to start doing something that has meaning. Not that aml doesn't bring me fulfillment 😆 but looking to try something new
Are the MBB NYC offices the worst in terms of WLB and culture? I’d imagine there’s much more competition and cutthroat nature there
What salary should one expect for IT audit Senior1 (4 years of Exp) in Big 4(both global and India practice)??
Hi All, Am a developer mainly working with SQL and I want to move to AWS (devops), so I started to learn & practice few tools such as terraform, saltstack, prometheus, etc. But I do not have hands on a live project, any ideas if companies would take in beginners in AWS ? Even though there are cloud projects in my domain it is a bit difficult to get into those projects as my lead & manager give me the standard answer "you're a critical resource for our project" :( Any advice guys ? YOE: 4.10
What are your thoughts on negotiating a salary for an internal promotion? My boyfriend thinks that I absolutely have to negotiate, but I’m inclined to just accept the first offer... am I doing myself a disservice?
Do you have a product portfolio? I have case study details on features I've released but so far have only needed as reference notes in interviews. I have an upcoming interview where they specifically want to discuss my portfolio and want to ensure I'm correctly prepared.
Does anyone take naps during the day during covid given the hours we work, especially transactional. If so, how many naps? How long?
Ever been on a project where the project lead is hungry for car rental points and would let anyone else book it, even if it's inconvenient
I was caught off guard at my compensation meeting by getting a raise to $100k but also getting a promotion. The raise was decent and it was the minimum I was expecting, but since I got promoted as well I thought the amount should have been higher. We offered a potential candidate $100k for my previous title. For future reference, how can I bring that up without sounding ungrateful and unappreciative? Thoughts?
For people moving from PwC to EY, what’s the reason for your move? Does EY give you a significant raise which is more than the recent raise announced by PwC?
I am starting in a classroom next week for my first teaching job. Any suggestions on how to be successful? I've reread First Days of School again, but any other reading suggestions or experiences I can learn from? I'm transitioning from a Classified Position.
What are benefits packages like outside the Big 4, particularly at MANGA (I guess that’s the new acronym with Meta), Salesforce, etc? I always assumed Deloitte’s benefits were on the more generous side but curious how we go up against some of these tech companies who also generally pay more. I’m paying $3796/yr for a family HDHP where the total OOP max is $7600 ($3800 for individual). D throws in $1k to HSA if you max personal.
Working a large global team and looking for an efficient way for the client to consolidate multi-market feedback. Anyone have any recos? Want to get ahead of building something so it can be rolled out before hand.
How to transition from management consulting to commodity/futures trading (I.e. risk management)? Books to read, general advice, anything is appreciated!
Proof of vaccine efficacy: my friend hadn’t gotten his third shot yet, I managed to book mine a month ago. We shared some drinks on Friday and a little romance into the night. Sunday morning he tested positive for COVID from exposure to his sister a few days earlier. Five days later and five negative tests for me. I feel great, and I am not the most healthy individual tbh.
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