I am interested in exploring opportunities with firms that allow remote employees. Ideally about 50% travel to client sites in the financial services sector. Anyone aware of good firms with similar
Project team is all traveling into my local city this week, meaning I've slept in this morning and spent almost 2 hours at the gym. It's going to be a good week
I’m a new hire as a technical architect but I have been staffed on a larger project and delegated a ton of project management work. I have no prior experience in PM and I feel very lost, has anyone been in a similar situation and how did you get better at PM?
I'm not ready to commit to serious dating and a relationship, but I also feel like everyone I meet either works for my employer or my client. Idk how to date über these circumstances.
Got a weird one for you - what's "business casual" for a client meeting? Last time my MD told me this, he showed up in a $2000 sport coat and everyone on client side was in a blazer
I have an offer from Accenture AI, Kolkata as Data science consultant level 9. They are giving close to 80 percent hike on the fixed part. As they are offering joining location as Kolkata, my question is how stable is Kolkata location? Hr is mentioning about Hybrid model and you will wfh most of the time and this location is project approved. Any one eles who are joining Accenture AI at Kolkata location? Accenture have a hire and fire policy. How much there AI unit affected by this?
A partner called me from SF to NYC to discuss the deck for a client meeting on Wednesday. He just 'forgot' to tell me he's working remote for today and tomorrow..bitch!
So are senior leadership just yes-men/women? Has anyone encountered a scenario where they had senior leadership push back to the client?
I’ve been asked to create slides on the art of the possible for a client. What does “the art of the possible” mean?
Been on bench for two months now due to project start delay. Dipping in and out smaller engagements. Took on new hobby in between, now I like my new routine and don't want to be on long engagements
Advice Needed: I might be moving out of state/region in a few months. I am on an internal project right now, so not in my assigned practice. I'm debating on if I should stay - continuedbelow
Working for a small RIA on 1099. I receive about 80% payout AUM and the firm covers port mgmt, marketing, and a client service rep. However no other benefits such as office, health, 401k, bonus. Stay?
I am beyond stuck in my first 1.5 years of my career. I was over promised opportunities at my first gig and then Covid hit. Leading me to have no portfolio worthy pieces from this 💩 agency with nothing great in sight. (place hasn’t won a pitch in my entire time here + lost clients) I’m juggling re-vamping my site and a side project to hopefully make my book more robust. With no kind of leadership or mentor, I’m just figuring out how to dig myself out of this hole. Any advice for this chump?
Having the last week off has really shown me the toll this client has taken on my life in 3 months. My last client, I would have been bummed to take a week off, this one... Dreading going back on Tues
Cut from a project, covid19 impact. If you need experience, pm, diverse industry, technical and business.
“Why are you so cranky right now? Cheer up, the sun is out today!” -PM to Creative Director 10 mins after telling him the client killed a project he spent 3 months working on due to budget cuts
starting my first project next week! I’m flying to client site for the week, any tips on packing? necessities? I’m so nervous I’ll be underprepared!! Thanks in advance :-)
senior consultant level at EY in tech transformation PM work - how much will WLB vary by project? Been on the same project for over 2 years with low hours and incredible team culture, but expecting 25%+ raise if I leave D
Mentee of mine has 2 offers out of undergrad: Accenture Strategy OR Microsoft Consulting Services (seems like IT/tech implementation, not product role). Said AS offer comp was much higher. Thoughts?
~Mix of startegy and digital projects ~ 2 years post MBA. Struggling to make a powerful resume with bullets showing clear results. Need Suggestion on making a CV to target sales strategy, ops in tech
American consultants who have switched to international offices: what made it worth it to you? I have an offer to join a European office. I find it super exciting, especially since I’ve not travel too much. But the pay is obviously much much lower, and COL is just as high as my current city. McKinsey & Company Deloitte Boston Consulting Group Bain & Company
Good poisoning from hotel restaurant and AC is broken in room.... how many points do I ask for?
At EY , do you have to be there for a year before you can take the 16 weeks of parental leave or is it an immediate benefit?
In house interview: I had an interviewer ask if I was looking eventually move to the business side and I said no but I was wondering if people thought that was the answer interviewers are looking for
Does anyone know of data that shows the cumulative probability of displaying symptoms of COVID after exposure?
Has anyone ever taken a gig from Solomon Page or Creative Circle, and then tried to renegotiate with the agency after a few months to cut them out? Like, at what point do they still deserve to take have for finding you the gig?
Any agencies giving people time off for the one-year anniversary of WFH? I heard WK is completely closed today.
Anyone live near Union Station? Overwhelmed with the apartment buildings in the area. Anyone have recommendations for any of the luxury newer buildings to look at?
I have received revised compensation letter from current employer shall I convey about this in the new company to negotiate for more hike ?
Looking into applying to a sport tech accelerator: still in the idea generation phase but missing a coder. Anybody with passion for sport & experience in coding (+ interest/time for a side project)?
For those who have exited before, what happens during an exit interview? I'm leaving my company after 9 years for industry, and Monday I have the exit interview with HR.
Is anyone familiar with the firm OmniTek? Recruiter reached out for a Consultant position in their McLean office. TIA!
Client offering you a job can be one of the best endorsements a consultant can have. If I decide not to take the offer and stick to Consulting, will my org leadership appreciate me more if (Contd.)
How much do banks like Citi, Barclaya, BofA, Amex pay data science employees in India with 5-6 yrs of exp and what band?
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