Any tips on starting a side project to boost my chance of getting hired as a PM without technical experience?
Declined a job offer with 18% raise a few weeks ago because I wasn’t ready to move companies. Starting to regret it but took a risk hoping I’ll love my next project. How will I know if I made the right decision?
Transitioning from full time agency life to be a freelancer and/or part timer. How have folks negotiated their rate, hourly vs day? For reference, I’m in the Account/Project Management space and have 8+ years of experience. And I’d ideally like the rate to result in more $$ than what I was making when salaried. Thanks!
Anyone interested in a Digital Project Manager role in industry? I just made the move and wanted to share the wealth. Drop me a note if interested.
I got hired as a freelancer on a project. 2 days in and we’re off to a slow start getting access to what I need. It’s paid hourly. I blocked out time to work a full day knowing I’d dive right in but that’s not how it turned out. My question is do I bill the full day even though I only put in a few hours of kick off calls and contacting folks to get access to the things I need? It’s not my fault they were disorganized. What would you do?
Has anyone else found HR timelines to be a crawl during all of this year? Top 5 bank or smaller bank, it’s totally glacial pace, it doesn’t matter. I try to normally be engaged and quick with stuff client side or internal stuff but it truly blows my mind how slow HR is on things. Like if I was to be this slow client side, I’d be fired. Does anyone have similar experiences over the past year?
How do I get my old project to leave me alone? I rolled off, but they keep calling me in for little things. My new project leads are okay with it for now, but I want it to end. What to do?
I am java fullstack developer & received offer from IBM for Senior systems analyst role, Band 07b. Is it equivalent to tech lead/architect or Individual contributor or depends on project to project basis?
Folks, any advice on applying for jobs at a previous client? As a firm we have great relationships with the senior client leadership and I am afraid that the GEP and my RL will eventually find out when I submit my job application. On the other hand, if I tell my RL prior to applying, I will probably end up towards the top of “people to be laid off” list.
Got signed off from work a couple of weeks back due to work related stress (severe anxiety). I was the lead on a multi million pound project and the stress got to me. Firm was supportive. However, ive decided that I definitely do not want to continue working at my current firm (the stress is just not worth it) and am considering handing in my notice during my time off. Any thoughts on whether thats a step too far? Should i return to office full time before handing in my 3 month notice
What is the best way to select a developer or agency? Submitted a project on upwork and got tons of proposals. Would love some advice on the recommended way to qualify them. Everyone seems to have very similar estimation, experience and a great deal of projects done in portfolio.
Folks, Help me brainstorm pitching ideas for my CFO for a great SOX Management software that would minimize project management for my very small team. What would the CFO like to hear to spend the $$?
Favorite pop punk hit from childhood that you blast through your earbuds while you brood silently about the client pissing you off
Really don’t want to be part of this project. How do I have that conversation with my manager or coach?
How much time do you all spend on writing an (external) email? Ever since starting to track my time, I've been blown away to realize that I often spend ~30 minutes on an email to a client.
Finishing a project tomorrow and immediately getting staffed starting Monday. Haven’t taken a day off all year, and really feel like I need a day or two to rest up and reset or I’m going to burn out, hard. Is this a reasonable request, and if so, is there a tactful way to ask?
Just started working with a new client, and they’ve spelled my name wrong in two successive emails. How should I handle?
Any SM/Director level 🐟 exit to FANG in a city that isn’t NY or SF. Interested in the move but not in swapping for another high COL city
Hi guys, What can a Certified Financial Planner and CFA L1 Candidate be expecting in terms of salary with around 2.2+ YOE ?
On the Bloomberg Article about Faster Promotion/Pay Raises: Who at MS is trying to get your boy a job?! 😂
I’m looking for a job change, not instantly but in the near future, particularly in FANNG. I’m looking for a senior management position but coding is not my strongest asset. Does anyone have any advice? I want to study and prepare for the role and not just randomly keep applying..
My Mom is traveling first time with me to India and I want her to feel the luxury and all benefits of United Airlines. If anyone has Global do you mind upgrading Mom's seat? Would be really appreciated :-)
I'm having difficulty making personal connections with students this year. I teach hybrid, so I have a room half full of students in front of me and half at home on zoom. I have tried playing educational games, I greet them each time I see them, I try to do small talk, I make positive comments on their work, it just isn't happening. Any ideas?
I have been in the data game for 3 years and have been in a variety of different roles from being a dashboard developer, to a SQL/Python developer & data engineer. What is bugging me is that I have a lot of XP in creating self service based tools that generate descriptive stats. I’m having impostor syndrome when it comes to being a data scientist/ analyst because I’ve never been put in a role where my organization wants me to build ml or stat models. Is this norm? I’m very frustrated by this
Anyone has experience with Verizon Enterprise Solutions? Trying to understand the work culture, long term opportunities etc.
I’m looking for a Spanish speaking auditor for a Fortune 500 company. Awesome international travel if anyone is interested.... TIA!
I got an offer from Deloitte and the role is Lead solution advisor. I am a python developer with devops knowledge. Am i consultant or not? Is there any mistake from the hr team? As far i know lead solution advisor not applicable to IT industry. Could anybody explain?
https://hbr.org/2020/01/what-top-consulting-firms-gets-wrong-about-hiring thoughts? Article mentions case interviews as a poor predictor of performance.
Nyc starting manager salary
Help - If I get my H1 visa stamping (new) in India this Dec, can I go back in February 2018 or are there any conditions as per which I have to stay in the US for a certain period of time?
So what happens to current Ms at the new tiering levels? Especially if they were gunning for a D promotion in the next 1-2 cycles? Do they jump up to SM2? Or just have an extra 2-2.5 years added to their cycle?
I was due for a promotion but then covid hit, and during the peak of layoffs/furloughs, I was given the run-around that we have agency wide promotion freezes, etc. Over the past month, a handful of people have been promoted. I know everyone's situation is different but I can't help feeling snubbed. How do I know whether they are genuinely trying to promote me and can't, versus them stringing me along for as long as possible? I dont want it to come to having to bring another offer to the table..
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I’m interviewing for BCG and had a principal reach out to me for a zoom chat. Is this normal for principals to reach out or is this a positive sign?
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