Been on 3 projects since this lockdown started. Will say that the 2 projects with clients that had "video on" rules felt more collaborative and like we were building relationships. New project feels like everyone is just one long conference call with people who don't trust each other thats gone to hell. I miss in person meetings only because I feel like more people are generally kinder in person.
Yo F taking the Amtrak to client...I need miles!
I am 3 months pregnant, and my delivery date is around my project Go-Live. When should I tell my engagement manager about this?
Stuck at the office today, and my partner can't sit still and focus on our project. It's driving me insane, and he keeps wanting to bail, prolonging our work. How do I tell him to chill and work?
I shop at BR and my client counterpart Shops at BR clearly. Some days we will have on the same shirt.....awkward.
Thursdays are by far the hardest on travel projects when your base city isnt far from your project city, so you can't leave early but most people on your project can. It zaps my motivation.
When the principal tries to explain the project in a client meeting after not being involved for 3 months...
I have got offer from wipro ...I have been selected in bulk hiring..... And HR said that you will be on bench for 2 weeks and then you will be given option to select project. Can anyone please confirm does it happen with every person who joins wipro? Will I remain on bench for longer period of time?
Walking into client sites in 2021 like
Wife went into labor 3 weeks early (they're both doing great now) so I had to take PTO yesterday and today. Client just accused me of "faking it" to buy time on a project. Worth it to be petty (cont)
How is commercial hiring in DC/Arlington for Deloitte, for either client-facing or internal roles? I've been applying to the tons of open spots for a while, but am not having any luck.
Probably asked a lot but how do you deal with the stress of a new project which involves a new team? Always had positive feedback but every time I get to join a different team on a project or proposal the stress is very high and it makes me reluctant to say yes to new assignments if they involve people I don't know.
Any black professionals at Goldman or JPM? How has your experience at the firm and in the industry been? Both internal and client facing.
Client: "let's make a short, high level brief. 4 slides max." SpongeBob narrator voice: "28 slides later..."
Anyone here been able to transition from agency side to consumer tech? Headhunters say I'm an easy sell to another agency but tough to open up to client side given that I have no experience.
CA: I have a quick question, we entered into a pre-lit settlement agreement for money owed to my client. The other party has now breached the settlement agreement (almost 60 days). Are the next steps to file a civil suit for breach of contract or is there a faster way to get a judgement enforced? I mainly handle transactional matters but I’m helping a client out with this.
Does anyone else here have a passion to eventually start your own company someday? I really just want to work for myself, be my own boss, make myself money, etc but I don’t know where to start. Should I start a side project on the side? Figure out what I’m passionate about, what can make me money, etc?
Hi Guys, I need some help. I had joined kpmg global services recently (7 months) back from one of the IT services companies in an advisory role however now I have received an offer from HCL with 40% hike to my current CTC. What should I do. I have heard that KGS gives decent hikes and bonus payouts however the work is completely backend with limited customer interaction and limited good quality. Can someone throw some light on HCL as well, what is good and what is bad and which to choose
Are you. A) completely satisfied with your pay. B) satisfied because expenses are abort her form of compensation. or C) think we should get paid more?
How to negotiate for a signing bonus? And what’s the norm for big 4 tax senior (just core tax) these days?
Pwc - new joiner, how do we do vacation this week? I got the email but 2 days of vacation Monday and Tuesday is that the same as floating holiday? Or so I use a different WBS for floating holiday?
Considering move from B4 to ACN, with sales experience and managing team of 10+ team under belt. Expect M Or SM at ACN?
Planning to jump off the Big 4 ship for better WLB while with hopes for better compensation. Which one is better for customer facing cyber roles between AWS and Microsoft ?
Trump campaign leader involuntarily committed for mental health after apparent suicide attempt. Hope he gets the help he needs.
Would you semi-retire(dial down and take care of family more) if you had 2M USD net worth and 3 lakhs of passive income per month ?
Have an in-person interview with Slalom next week for a consultant position, I’ll be interviewed by 2 different consultants for 45 minutes each. Any tips from Slalom folks? Are these behavioral?
Does industry usually drug test for marijuana? In a medical state w/ a script from a doc. If so, do I just bring my prescription with me as if it were Xanax/adderal/ etc?
Anyone here working in Dublin? How is the working culture in Ireland for the Consulting Firms (both big ones and Salesforce boutiques)?
How do you expense global entry?
Any tips on trying to network and interview while on the road constantly? Trying to exit into strategy & ops roles at startups it’s incredibly hard to network while traveling
Has anyone interviewed for the Apple GSM role past the hiring manager round? If yes, would love to discuss about the interview process, the questions, and prep.
[Mostly Europeans]: Does anyone have a perspective on Revolut? There are abundant rumors about their culture being super intense and cutthroat - anyone has more insight and can confirm/ deny these? Thanks!
https://www.samanthawills.com/foundation-journal/when-the-body-screams This is a great read for all of us women who are always on the go. Our health should ALWAYS be the priority. That deck can wait.
Megalomaniac client wants to vett our candidates (new hires for a project). Her type of person conflicts with our culture; do we bow out or hire an a-typical candidate who won’t fit long term?
For those of you who went on mental health leave, how did you message it to HR and your team? Did you wait till your project ended first?
I heard a rumor that some partners at MBB firms (and maybe other consulting firms, too?) can hold a plane. Is there any truth to this? I know our partners’ connections are strong, but that is one crazy ask….
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