Welcome to all teachers who are already using or those just thinking about starting a writing workshop in their classrooms. This is the place to share your questions, answers, successes and challenges. I am a Teacher Consultant with the Indiana Writing Project and have used WW in my high school classrooms since 2009 and am always eager to learn more. Please join our conversation and share your best beginning of the year WW activities.
When building your resume, as a big 4 M, what’s the best way to describe ‘an action I took that led to the success of the project / specific result’? I suppose managing people on the project isn’t specific enough. What’s a specific, banger of a pointer in your view from an MBB resume screen perspective?
If you plan to leave your firm and your manager asks you why you're leaving, what do you say? I have a legitimate non-bridge-burning reason unrelated to comp or simply "big tech is better" reason. I have asked for more client facing exposure and haven't gotten it cause weird reasons, which was the factor that caused me to look for exits in the first place. But I'm not sure if I should bring this up. Should I just be vague and say "looking for a new chapter"?
Does anyone lie about their age to their client? I'm 26, and have meetings with some older client sometimes and the question of age sometimes comes up - I feel like my age loses me cred.
I’ve been helping a friend with her business and my god, I’m doing the job of client services- updates, reviews, recaps, notes, tracking information etc. - and the client is just constantly up my fuckin ass. I do not understand how people do this job. They’re the “I sent a text message to ask if you read my email type of people”. All praise to account people. I don’t know how you do this. I can’t wait to be back on the creative side of the world.
Folks whose h1 was picked in lottery, hav ur lawyers submitted documents to uscis. What documents they need frm client and frm u. What is last date to submit. Mine got picked but no word from lawyers
I have 2 years of experience in SAP HANA, SAP BUILD, Resource Management, Incident Management, Business Analysis, Failure Mode Analysis, Client Communication, Recruitment and Presentation skills. Is there any opportunity across here? Currently I am also a student of Psychology (distance learning course) with major in organizational psychology from IGNOU, New Delhi.
Looked in the mirror and have suddenly developed a Dad bod 🤦♂️ time to lay off the client dinners and hit the gym.
People who work 50, 60, 70+ hours a week: how do you do that without putting your project over budget? Are your engagements written to have a resource work over 40+hours a week? Are you spending over 10-30 hours a week on added non billable time? What are y’all doing with all of that time?!
Existing client sets meeting to open RIRA's for he and his wife. He writes down the few Vanguard funds and percentages I setup and then tells me he changed mind and is going directly to Vanguard.
Has anybody interviewed with Twitter before for project management roles? Any idea what the pay is like and what to expect from their interview process?
What is director round in PWC ? Is this technical round or Project related questions only ? Help please
Need to brush up resume, has been more than 4 years since I did last. I have 12 years of experience which means n number of client and projects I worked on. What is the latest trend for resume? How long it should be? If it is a 2 pager do you only cover latest experiences or most important one?
Got soft locked today to my next project. I wrap up current one tomorrow then am off 2 weeks for pto. I have no desire to get back to the grind and want to turn this down "politely" without burning bridges. Any advice?
When the client complains to you about a decision they made after you specifically advised against it.
Somedays I feel like my entire job is just to translate what our SME says to English so our client can understand
Interviewing with founders of a small shop. I want to ask them in a professional, sincere way if they had to let go of people during the pandemic. Is that bad to ask? “What steps did you take in order to protect job security during client loses?” Is possible. Bc I know some places were able to keep ppl.
I was on the bench for about two months for AFS (prj complications / clearance) where I ended up just taking a project that seemed to align with something I wanted. I've been here for about 3 weeks...
After 13 weeks of WFH - I loved getting to spend nearly every waking minute with our 🐶 (he’d sleep in his bed in my office even when working late, and no matter where we go in the house he follows us around) I just started traveling to a client site again this week. My wife told me she found him today sleeping in his bed in my empty office 🐶🐶😭😭😭
My PM went on leave for 5 weeks, so I was asked to backfill. I was told there would be additional resources brought in and there wasn’t, so I’m doing multiple peoples job. Things came to a head with the client and I expressed concerns to my manager that I was overwhelmed. Multiple days went by and things got worse. It came to the point that I was in severe mental distress. Now, my manager barely acknowledges me and I feel like it’s my fault for not being able to manage. Did I mishandle this?
Has anyone interviewed with Arthur D Little (ADL)? I started with the partner and had a case but now have 3 more cases. Wondering what others experience was like. Arthur D. Little
How are the exits from Big 4 to SAP consulting? Specifically for those that did SAP implementations at big 4. Looking in terms of pay, WLB, and travel specifically. Any other thoughts welcomed.
I have got two offers guys : 1. Kpmg - consultant - 17 fixed 2. Nagarro - team lead - 22 fixed Which company to join , can kpmg negotiate and make it 22l? YOE - 7 Role - PMO Pleas help
Hi everyone! I'm looking to leave the consulting world but don't know where to start. I live in the DMV so everything is government and/government consulting. I'm looking for a place that has an international presence that will help me expand my world view. Also looking for a place where I feel that the intersection of my race and gender is a welcoming attribute....done with the microaggressive attitudes that leads to psychological torture the consulting world has to offer.
Thoughts on Prosci or SHRM-SCP certification? Which would be considered more valuable or highly regarded? Currently focused on Change Management but have a HR background (industry experience / area of study in college).
How do I get MBB good @ PPT? I’m a staff 2 in consulting & have only had long term projects; teams rarely used decks. I know ppt well, so the Q is more directed towards designing pretty slides.
Anyone looking for a Copy CD in Atlanta or remote? Available to start work immediately. Appreciate any leads you may have. Thank you!
What am I worth in terms of TC? SDE, 6 YOE, background at a startup and 2 mid-level companies, MS degree. Assuming I'm desirable enough for interviews at a handful of good places. Not based on a previous salary, just objectively.
When it comes to project execution, I think I do a good job. But I am very bad when it comes to networking. I am shy, conscious of what I speak and hence don’t speak much..Need suggestions to improve
What is your take on cameras within the classroom setting? Does anyone have them already installed?
hey all, i’m 3 years into my career. some decent work produced, some awards (mostly student). after getting laid off last fall and many many applications and emails sent, I’ve decided to spend time and money on a creative PR stunt to get my dream agencies’ attention. I’ve decided I don’t want to settle any longer, and I’m ready to make the jump to the elite. so people that have made it to their dream agencies: when did it happen for you, what made it happen, and was it everything you hoped for?
DM me if you are looking for a referral at PwC.
Deloitte M&A strategy or Fortune 100 Dir of Digit Strat (automation) for about 20% more base plus about 50k per year in stock and guaranteed at least 20% bonus plus in an industry I love.
How do you guys take care of your parents back home . I am a single child living in USA . I don’t want to go back and it is getting tougher day by day .
Anyone know the details about any lists in DC/Arlington for extra/leftover COVID vaccines? Keep hearing about lists that sites are keeping that they call thru at the end of the day to make sure all the doses are used.
Hi Everyone, I have an upcoming JAVA interview. Experience 5yrs. What kind of questions are expected? If anyone has any list of questions or link, please share. Thanks in advance.
Was reading an info article I received about "Reading Progress." I am copying the lead sentence from Monica Burn's June 21, 2021 article for you, but I really want to know if anyone is using this app. "Reading Progress is a new, free app built right into Microsoft Teams." It looks good to me on the surface for ALL teachers and is time efficient! Any thoughts?
TFW when a partner blasts you for holding a meeting with a client sponsor without him that went south, despite a) telling you to hold it, and b) being invited and not showing up..
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