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what do you do and say to your PM if you can't meet a deadline? 😬

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Sneak into their house at night and wind all the clocks backward (incl his phone, laptop, etc)

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Be honest about missing the deadline but also come with a new date and plan to meet that new date.

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^you're a consultant, it's your job to repeat the same thing but in different words!

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I man up and tell them.

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Tell them the issue, what caused it and the steps/timeline to remediation.

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Apparently I don't read closely enough and said the same thing as @Acccenture -__-

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