Independent practice in the rural Midwest looking for a Financial Advisor or Associate to take over some of the existing client base and work into a succession plan! Qualified inquiries only!
Deloitte CEO just announced vaccine mandates
Donald Trump is the literal representation of a clueless consultant trying to BS his way through client presentation for which he knows nothing about.
How bad does showing emotions look? Was talking with engagement director about performance / next steps going forward on the project holding back tears but am sure it was evident I was distressed.
My friend got selected in capgemini, after joining project interviews are happening but he failed to clear 3 project interviews. What will be the impact of that??
I’m very into indian arts culture and myself learned classical dance forms (3), Carnatic singing, and violin, but I am interested to hear about some more arts you all might be engaging in as hobbies or passions. I really like to work with my hands to create something. Right now I’m working on a project to learn interior design using high end, business professional desi design patterns in my apt. What are some other nice arts culture hobbies inspired by India?
Any advice on how to do well when working on a project outside of your area of expertise ?
Is anyone working in industry for any Healthcare companies? I am getting interest from various Healthcare companies for a senior audit position bc I have a client background in them. Better than PA?
Only consultant left on project. 2 weeks until roll off and I am responsible for all the transition and multiple deliverables this week and next. REALLY sick with a flu. What do I do?
Any solutions architects here? If so, how did you get started in consulting. Best project/ worst project.
Is there a best practice for categorising your experiences on your external/public/LinkedIn type resume? Do you group it by project or by the type of work you did? Any other ideas?
I am an experienced Media Buyer who is thinking of moving to Client side. What transferable skills as a Media Buyer can I highlight that don’t look like the average Joe’s skills? Media is too niche.
Has anyone advised a client using Marketing Evolutions MTA solution? The numbers don’t make any sense and am really questioning the validity of their analysis. Would like to hear what others have se
Brought in at clients request despite not having experience in work stream, found out leadership wanted more senior consultant and was trying to dissuade client. I’m uneasy, like leadership doesn’t +
In general, is the Joining location of GDS (as mentioned in offer letter) remains the same as one continues to work during his/her tenure? Or is it like after one has joined in a particular GDS location, he may be asked to relocate to other locations based on Project requirements?
What does your onboarding process look like? Someone becomes a client. How do you welcome them into the practice?
Just landed in airport nearest client city but the rental car agency (hertz) is closed. Client and hotel are a one hour drive. Am I able to even pick up a car at this point?
SM is pressuring me to reduce travel expenses due to a fee sensitive client. All my expenses are in policy. Should I have to suffer if the client can’t afford me?
I distinctly remember as an Analyst on my first project telling my PPMD and SM that I hated PPT and excel, and thought it was the stupidest thing ever that we had to align everything and storyboard. Thankfully they laughed and didn’t roll me off. Now I’m in industry corporate strategy and teaching my new analysts how to create slides and she said the same thing😬. Funny how things change, and now I realize that those consulting skills are more important as you move up in corporate America
Was told last night that myself and team need to fly to MD's home location today. Was supposed to be a remote week after a long week last week. So.burnt.out. I'm dying.
Why is maternity leave, policy and other women's issues not important as compared to Juneteenth, coed bathrooms, and all the other issues in the media today? Women are half the population and at an average of 2.1 kids per woman, these are major issues. Are we not vocal enough? Organized enough? Not a serious voting demographic? Too grateful things are better in this generation? What is it? Why does 50% of the population matter less compared to these smaller marginal groups?
I don’t have a degree but consulting experience at Big 4. I learned you can get a bachelor degree in wine tasting, do you think it would still be accepted as a regular bachelor degree for future jobs?
I need some advice, I recently got offered a position that requires a bachelors. I paused my education due to a family member of mine being ill. This position was offered to me and I was referred by a few people. Any advice on how to update my linked in/resume to reflect my overall experience? Any advice when going through the interview process?
Opposing counsel wants to force in person deposition even though I put in writing that I have a medical condition making me susceptible to covid. Should I admit I’m pregnant if it goes to motions?
MBB is known for fastest progression to Partner in 6-7 years and SIGNIFICANTLY better comp compared to Big 4. That said seeing some of my Big 4 friends make it to SMs in 7 years so MBB needs to amp up the meritocracy based promotions. Curious what would be the comp for a 1st year consulting partner in Big 4?
Has anyone jumped from Big 4 Advisory to Tier 1 Consulting firms (e.g. MBB). Was the jump at the same, higher or lower level?
My mom is working for the government and is wondering what her salary range would be if she becomes a contractor. Automation Software Tester with 9 years of experience in Washington DC area
OH (from a colleague) at the Warriors game in the beer queue: "they say that's $60, I say that's 60 SPG points." 🏀🍻
At a boutique firm for just over a year, I know this isn’t the best place for my growth, but a promotion is coming. Am I better of sticking around or try to go to MBB or big 4 at an associate level?
MBB - aside from each other, who are your main competitors in the strategy consulting space? McKinsey & Company Boston Consulting Group Bain & Company
Best credit card for crypto rewards? Thinking about Venmo card but the thought of using Venmo to hold the crypto (assumption is it’s not actually owned) kind of sketches me out.
McCann Health… More like McCann HELL to me 😪
Friends. I am currently in the US. I have the option to do border TN visa or the mail in option. I am a Canadian citizen. Which option should I do?
Received a verbal offer for JPMorgan’s FAST (Analytics Solution) team. Does anyone have any insights into how this team is, is it a good move from cyber, etc. ? JPMorgan Chase
Should I reach back to the recruiter on decision after I started new job? Would that be a red flag or they see i really like their company? I would join that company if everything's equal but had to start on current role since the other company was dragging feet a but on getting resources for the role. They might still be waiting for approvals for the role...should I just wait for them or keep talking? Last time HR did say to check back later.
how does child custody work given my travel schedule? been thinking about a divorce and have two young boys. would I get every weekend and she gets Mon to Thursday? I want it to be fair to her too
Can anyone help me evaluate whether I should take an exit opportunity. Currently in big 4 (fsrm) and have the opportunity to join a f250 payments firms internal strategy division. They report directly to the c-suite and said they mainly focus on strategy or M&A and don’t do implementation. The team seems really nice but I’m just worried about leaving consulting and leaving the accelerated progression. Would love some insights as I’m fairly lost on what to decide. Thanks!
Comp discussion results?? @EY folks
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