Deloitte CEO just announced vaccine mandates
Best photo you have taken- travel, pet, kids, etc.
Deloitte PPMDs, I can't figure out why D would not just reduce the number of temporary visa workers under H1B program vs. firing 5% of its workforce that are probably mostly US citizens. As seen here, D got approved for 57,259 temporary visas. Please explain. https://news.bloomberglaw.com/daily-labor-report/deloitte-top-participant-in-h-1b-foreign-worker-program-by-far
Best travel fails you’ve seen? New BA on project... told him the client name and project was in Rochester NY. He calls and says taxi won’t take him to client site. He had landed at LGA 🤦♂️
Honestly, I’m done with covid. I’ve done all I can do, the rest is in God’s hands. Come at me telling me about how I don’t care about anyone but myself, x y and z. I quarantined, masked, vaxxed. What else can I do? I’m going to start living life like it’s 2019 again.
Project is asking me to travel the week my wife is due to have a baby or else get an exemption from HR. Is this normal or is my firm just not supportive? KPMG if anyone is looking to join.
3 months into consulting and got introduced as the expert on something I didn’t know existed before January
During my PTO, my SM called me and asked me to start plugging myself in and he mentioned that I don't want to be left behind. He asked me to set up a call during my PTO to "catch up" with the rest of the team. I cannot wait to get out of this company as this is kinda touching my bottom line.
Dear men: stop asking your female peers to schedule meetings for you. It’s a bad look. Just sayin’.
If you were allowed to remote work from anywhere right now where would you move in the US?
Resigned from Deloitte 7 weeks back, received a mail from US -Hermitage today stating all the travel expenses reimbursed in past 18 months are out of policy & asking me to pay back $56400.!!! WTH...
I’m triple vaxxed (with booster) and wear masks everywhere (except for when I go for a run outside). I’m very cautious, because my wife has asthma and is pregnant. Just found out today I tested positive AND had passed Covid to my wife (who is staying at home all the time). we are waiting but I might have also spread it to my 90 yr old parents whom I’m visiting for Christmas. Like WTF? I feel like I had been lied to by these big pharmas..I’m praying my wife’s condition doesn’t get worse
I have arrived.
Want to feel alive? Write a scathing email to your boss/client you can’t stand, and then press send. But don’t release your click, just hold it down and feel the adrenaline in your veins. Then...
Please advise: Sent an email to a partner explaining that I want to take a step back in an initiative because project has been long hours, and I wanted to focus my energy on something else I’m more interested in, and offered to help the next person to transition. Got a reply saying I’d advise to say no up front rather than making commitments I cannot keep. I’m so upset that I cried. WLB has been hard and it was not easy making this decision. What do I reply? Don’t want to leave on bad terms.
I’m a pregnant American citizen that wants to travel to give birth. What’s a good country to land in that will give foreigners good maternal care with reasonable out of pocket expenses?
Has anyone been put on a PIP and successfully gotten through it? Seeking advice & support on how to navigate this. Please no jokes or jabs.
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Advisory, Senior. I’m really good at making attractive ppts however I am weary of becoming the “ppt person” on a team. Is this a useful skill? How do I translate it into a more marketable skill?
When you think to yourself, "this deck may come in handy when I become an independent consultant"
Doing some research on the Ad Tech space in New York. For starters need to know some of the top players... thoughts?
"Can you support this as well?" – sure, do you want me to hold your balls while I'm at it?
Client used the word "paradigm" 8x and "skin the cat" 3x during a 30 minute conference call
Accenture, on behalf of consultants everywhere, I beg of you: don't f up this SPG/Marriott merger. Send in your A team and build a better world for us.
Got an offer for L.E.K. Consulting but with a 6 month “pilot” as a lateral hire. I want to take it. LEKers, any insights or thoughts about this program?
That moment when you dial in to a client call remotely and they have printed agendas for the live team and no one sent an electronic version to you. #wtfisgoingon
Got married to my gf of 8 years while we were both in college, 4 years later I'm wondering if I should just cut ties now in case I want to divorce her later.. I'm pretty strong on the partner track &
Without saying your age, what is something you remember from your childhood that a younger person would not understand?
I'm the only consultant on a small project. I'm a new college hire. My SC is 29 and had 5 years of experience at a startup before coming to D. I am literally the fucking village idiot. Nothing...
Work with a girl who is proud to say "she is not a "girls girl" and gets along much better with men" 🙄 there is only two of us on the team. This is gonna be a "fun" project 🤦🏻♀️
Sitting in front row listening to flight attendants trade horror stories... Makes the stories on this thread seem tame by comparison
I was just told by my manager that taking a 2 week vacation would look bad while staffed on a client project. I’ve already been on this project for over a year and another extension is coming. Take 1week, he said. My husband and I planned to travel to Europe from the west coast which is expensive and time consuming. We don’t want to limit ourselves to 1 week. Has anyone else run into this type of situation? Can management really dictate how long you can get away - if you have the days accrued?
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