Two down, two to go for my CPA's... Is there ever a situation where my scores matter? Or is the only thing that matters passing? Feeling like I can slack more with a 94 and 90 under my belt...
I realise this is so insignificant compared to what’s actually happening in the world but catching myself reflected on video during Zoom calls from time to time is really messing with my self esteem 😞
Am I the only one looking forward to returning to the office on at least a part-time basis? By the amount of posts I see about people applying for remote roles or wanting to quit if they have to return to the office it seems like the minority view. I’m tired of talking to a screen all day. Bring on the energy of in-person brainstorms, internal reviews, and presentations to clients who are in the room.
How do you subtly let a coworker sitting near you that they are overly loud? He conducts all his zoom meetings at his desk and I have to listen to his conversations.
Anybody have an epic zoom mishap story?
Soooooo tired of Zoom.
I'm 8 years into my career in the same industry. Years ago I was the person who knew ever answer and was considered very sharp/the company "swiss army knife". Ever since 2020, I feel like I lost part of my brain. I am not longer sharp, I have a hard time grasping new info and I have panic attacks before every zoom call. Is anyone else dealing with this? I don't know if it's because I work from home now or what but i'm paranoid that I will never climb out of this fog. :( Suggestions welcome!
How would one politely ask for a deadline (without coming off as being slack) when receiving an email assigning work without a deadline?
Intern : "hey, this username/password combo didn't work for me. Config issue?" Engineer to intern : "Please rotate this password. You should not share passwords on slack". Intern: "how do I rotate a password?" What happened to common sense 😭? Is this another caution: hot coffee cup scenario?
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First day in-house, virtual. What to wear for the zoom calls? Female. Blazers/jackets to be expected or a nice blouse good enough?
How does everyone feel about unnecessary Zoom calls? Team arranges calls to touch base multiple times a week to talk about non-work related things.
I love the company I work at but they are forcing everyone to return to office after two years working fully remote and the most successful eight quarters the company has had in years. People are leaving left and right forcing me and other team members to pick up the slack. For many reasons I do not want to return to office and they are standing firm on their policy. It has forced me to consider other opportunities. Anyone have any recommendations on remote opportunities?
Has anyone dealt with a manager who seems threatened by you? I have this manager who doesn’t want me reaching out to any higher ups. When I was new and needed help, a coworker gave me several contacts and after I reached out via Slack to them, all hell broke loose because one was a VP. She all but accused me of going over her head. Very controlling!
Any recommendations on Baja Hoodies / drug rugs? Not for client site but for chillin with the cam off during zoom calls.
How should I tell my team I am pregnant? Context: I found out at the very start of the case and have kept it under wraps despite having to mute some conference calls to vom, etc. We have two weeks left and I plan to be transparent with staffing and future cases going forward, as I’m past 12 weeks, so it’s likely they would find out. I like my team but I don’t have a super close personal relationship with them & this is my first case with this group. Email? Slack message? Zoom call?
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My dad showed me his offer from 1998 from 'Coopers and Lybrand' (now PWC) for an SAP Consultant position. 100k + 5k bonus. I received the same number this year for 'Salesforce'. Like father like son?
NYC folks - is it worth spending 200 on an Equinox gym membership or should I go with NYSC for 80 bucks ? Equinox is across the street and the NYSC is 5 streets away. I plan to take yoga classes.
Why it is so difficult to sleep on Sunday night ! Knowing Monday morning is coming pretty soon :-(
Just Friday, I was so mad about a work situation and was quite upset. After 48h of binge watching , I can’t remember what I was mad about 🙂
Say NO to tipping housekeeping, uber and ordering food to-go! Not everything in our daily lives requires tips! I don't get tipped by my client for delivering a ppt.
@Deloitte, Currently doing data analytics in assurance. Looking at a Deloitte analytics role in AERS/advisory. What does an associate do; involve advanced analytics or just mainly data management?
Had an video interview at McK with a partner in Germany followed by a partner in the U.S. on Friday. What’s the average turnaround for an offer/next steps?
We consultants do have a crazy life. But is anyone planning to start there own business in parallel ? If yes how do you take out the time. I use my free time just to rest and Netflix
For SPG lovers: Checked into a super noisy room on Monday night, manager refused to change it/overbooked. Tuesday:walked into a new room but someone left their bags/clothes to dry. Recommendations??
Over/under on when the number of vaccinations each day is more than number of new covid cases?
Wow. Oliver Wyman Plans to Recruit Qualified Refugees Arriving in Europe http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/09/09/oliver-wyman-idUSnBw096712a+100+BSW20150909
Which ever consulting firm was responsible for this Marriott and SPG merger clearly did not think this through...
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