anyone submit e-QIP forms for clearance and never hear back? want to roll onto a project that requires public trust but i have no idea where my clearance is standing at
How is jpmc project at Virtusa?
Anyone have recently joined in Siemens Healthineers in SYNGO CARBON( R& D) Project and would like to know about the WLB and nature of work.
Recently in October made the company switch and do they match to the current CTC or also provide the Hike with Siemens. ??
YOE : 4.6 Years
Uber driver hit a road dip at 40 mph and made me spill coffee all over my shirt right before client meeting! Wtf!
How is being on the bench differ across firms? For us, it often is working similar to project hours (late night) on short fuse pitches
How is the interview process at Deloitte for a non-client facing role? How many rounds does it usually take before you get an offer?
It looks like I’m going to go 0/3 on my MBB apps :( Where are the next best consulting firms to go to assuming that my primary goals in no particular order are MBA placement, compensation, project/industry variety, and ability to be promoted quickly?
Digital Manager on £45k at U.K. Government funded project- role is thinly stretched (due to 2 ppl leaving) and now I’m: consulting for over 130 business providing digital and social media support while handling all marketing, content creation and communications for the project. Love it and impressing everyone but not getting paid well at all- what’s my next move? Background in content, creative direction, social media, e-comm & startups.
Hiring for Project Manager and Sr.Project Manager for a leading US Based MNC...
Experience : 9 to 15 Years
Required Skills : Project Management ,, Transition..
Immediate Joiners max upto 30 days!!!!
Location : Gurgaon...
Interested one's, please share CV at
If I'm about to leave the firm, would not charging the client code to save budget be a nice gesture to the team, since my utilization won't matter?
Essence any good? Received a really competitive offer to work for their biggest client but tbh the interview process was quick and not sure how the culture is there! If anybody has any insights lmk! :-)
Been at PwC's Acceleration Center a couple of months, but have an MBA in analytics, and am currently a doctoral student (DBA) in finance.
Previous experience includes small business consulting 2.5 YOE, and A/R controller (1.5 YOE)
What opportunities would I be fit for in NYC for a more client based gig?
I’m a post-MBA healthcare project manager looking to jump to industry or consulting. Are there non-consultant roles/titles within firms that will give the varied experiences of consulting without the travel and grind?
My male boss takes the easy way out and re-uses “strategies” over and over, or he takes my work for one account and shoddily uses it for another. He gets frustrated with me when I point this out or question how he’s approaching a client problem. Others in the agency now come to me because they don’t like working with him. I don’t want to work for him anymore, but I also don’t think I want to leave the agency. I do get a lot of autonomy but seeing his output compared to mine is so frustrating.
Confession: I had a long week. My project team can’t agree on recommendations. But I love consulting so I will be getting extremely inebriated tonight!!! Cheers folks! Have a great safe and fun weekend!
What is the perception using an iPad Pro and Apple Pencil to take notes during a client meeting? Pretentious? Practical? Assumes it�s being used productively and not for browsing / texts
Hello I have newly joined in virtusa .. it's been 5 months and allocated to project scince day1 of my client billing. I was told my appraisal will be after 12 months. Can I expect my variable pay in between or it will be after 12 months only. Note that there was no probation period for me. When can I expect my variable pay?
How is the EY / EY Canvas Project and account in Cognizant? Over all and also in terms of Onsite Opportunities
I’ve been a search manager for 8 years. What kind of role can I take on at a place like Google etc ? I am trying to figure out what’s next for me. I’ve considered client side, a lot marketing director roles that I think could be a good fit but I feel lost. I am tired of no upward movement in my career.
why mck over bcg
Hi fishes everyone got competition for software engineer role from 3.65 lpa to 4.65 lpa.for member technical staff they are not released yet.Why is any one know for ?
Hi guys, wanted to know a little bit about the Post Merger Integration(PMI) team at KPMG Global Services.
Would be great if you can share about nature of projects, work life balance, travel etc.
I do have an interview with Harman for data engineer profile. Any inputs for the preparation will be great. Thank you. Harman Connected Services
So how was the Black Friday shopping?
Quick questions is Solution Advisor at Deloitte USI- Experienced Consultant role or just a consultant role? Also, can I give interview at both Deloitte India and Deloitte USI or will there be any conflict of interest?
Would you ever put your brother’s girlfriend in your bridal party if they weren’t engaged but had been dating for years? Just curious what everyone’s thoughts are on this
New grad & refer’d to a jr copy job months ago. My portf. got rejected. Since then, realized I’d rather go into Acct/Strategy and found an entry level role at same agency. How do I reach out again?
Hi fellow Fishbowlers,
I’m currently looking to transition from my current role at SAP to Microsoft in a Business Strategy Analyst role (Based in West Coast). I graduated in 2021 form a dual masters in International Business and Finance, and have vast extracurriculars in professional sports. I’m hoping to get any information on how to best approach applying for this role and if someone would be so very kind to refer me. Thanks!!
Nearly a year out, my old agency keeps calling me for help on a platform/tool I'm an expert in. Should I broach the idea of a fee, and how would I go about doing so? I've never done any sort of freelance.
How do you stay motivated? Work can seem so futile at times, especially when you can’t figure out how to keep making progress
How would you refute someone arguing that investing in bitcoin over investing in a company using the blockchain technology is useless since you are not investing in a company putting blockchain to use
Does FCB have a company rate or company login for the Ad Age or Ad Week websites? Looking for ways to get discounts on accessing their content
Are there any indoor tennis courts in Seattle and/or Redmond where we can join for a reasonable monthly fee? I've checked out Pro club but it's just too expensive
How is the job security at nagarro ?
If we are on bench for long time, do they remove us ?
Or if the performance is not good, they will remove us ?
Is it mandatory to work from office coming days in Wipro or do we have any option to choose to wfh or wfo ?
Anyone looking for an opportunity to book at a beautiful venue in NJ? My fiancée and I are selling our deposit because unfortunately, we had to cancel our wedding. We are willing to offer a $500 discount towards the deposit! If interested, please message me.
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Partners - how do you feel about the forced retirement age at many of our firms? Are you counting down the days or trying to find a second/third act to your career? Would you stay longer if you could?
ATL based M&A Manager at Deloitte with a strategy and operations focus. 15+ years of both industry and consulting experience. Solid performer looking for the next opportunity. I'm seeking for either
PwC partners, what are some clear, historical examples of you changing your behaviour to better embody Be well work well
Partners, are you rich enough to have a YouTube premium account or do you still have to wait a few seconds to skip the ads ?
Partners - what is your advice to be successful as an SD? Starting to have a bit of imposter syndrome set in.
Would you ever feel guilty leaving your team for a great opportunity outside consulting? Would it ever be enough to pass up on the opportunity?
I’m leaving a firm partnership to start a firm with two other people. I haven’t worked with them but they’re highly recommended. I’m the only one with sales exp. How should we navigate equity/comp?
Analyst-level. Have to renege an offer I signed. @Partners would you prefer a candidate calls, sets a call up, or just leaves an email about it? I know it’s already bad but want to be as respectful as possible. Feels extra bad as had partner spend 45 mins answering Q&A and selling me earlier.
Partners: is it always the case when staff puts in their two weeks and leaving for a competitor they’re shown the door immediately, or does this vary by situation?
Partners - I started in Consulting after a technical masters and have worked for 3 consulting firms in 6 years across 2 countries. I am at a C level (Big4 M equivalent) at a boutique firm and wondering how the switches will be looked at at higher levels when I want to become a leader/partner.
Shout out to the Partner/Principal who decided to ask people how they could be better!https://joinfishbowl.com/post_z8ukrk
Looking for advice: would you stay in partner pipeline at Big 4 or move to one of the MBBs as a principal? I am hearing that with Big 4 getting into strategy more, MBBs will be obsolete soon thoughts?
MD2......4 years until vested, a little more than 6 until I can comfortably retire. Love working with clients and practitioners, but SO tired of the politics/ego game. Is going internal an option?
Long shot: exploring an MD&P role at Accenture. Trying to get my head around the comp package, and I’m not far enough into the process to have full information yet. Has anyone put together an Excel, modeling the various bonus/incentive programs they’d be willing to share?
What happens to your 401k when you make partner? Do most just take the penalty and cash it out? Use it for the equity buy in needed at partnership? I’ve been making my 401k for 7+ years now so just curious how that plays out in the end
Dear Partners, what do you consider the “Partner/Principal” mindset and priorities? What enables you to do full justice to the role, your teams and the rest of the partnership?
Anyone willing to share insight on PPMD life at Grant Thornton? I am assuming it is a smaller footprint, size, etc. and that there is a tradeoff versus a Big4 on staff and practice size/comp/quality of life/brutal hours otherwise it wouldn’t be worth it.
Doing due diligence for the very early stages of a conversation with them and trying to gather info.
Appreciate your thoughts.
Partners, how bad does it get before you made it? At what point do you call it quits on being on the partner track?
My mentor is a newly admitted partner in Big4. He just sold his first project as a partner, 1M fee give or take. On average, how many of these projects must he sell annually to meet the expectation and quota?
EY Partners: is it still worth becoming a partner at EY Advisory considering the split?
It feels like long term EY will end up like Accenture where the profit pool is split with public shareholders. If you compare Accenture MDs at the same level as EY they make about 50% less because of that. Keen to get some views on this.
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