Any freelance Project Managers looking for a 5 month gig? Heavy timeline management. New Product Launch
Q for consultant moms. How did you navigate your career post maternity leave/after the 1 year local project limit? Are projects more flexible with travel for mothers? Can any traveling moms comment?
On a team of all men, all of whom have PhDs. The level of micromanaging is getting unreal especially because I've worked with this client for 3 years and know more about the project. Anyone have advice for condescending team members? Technically I am the team lead but their levels range
MBB and other T2 & T3 Strategy firm MBA folks, how much of what you learned during MBA are you actually using? What are you using mostly/rarely? and for what type of client/industry? Just curious. Thx
I've recently been struggling to figure out what job is next and what I want to do with my career. I have 4.5 yoe, 3.5 years at PwC within tax/tax technology and 1 year within IT transformation, Agile/Change and Implementation work. I don't have many hard skills except for things like excel, PowerPoint, alteryx/tableau/powerbi, and struggling to find something that I want to do. I feel kind of stuck on current project and feel like I'm underpaid. Any advice or guidance on how to figure it out?
6 months in at a new firm. 4th year attorney. Completely new practice area from what I did previously. The partner often sends the random potential client call ins my way. Many times, they have questions related to things I’ve never done and he only provides guidance if I can pull him away from something else to ask. I’m super low on hours but feel that it would be ethically wrong to take on a case involving an issue Im totally unfamiliar with and not confident handling. Wrong approach?
Which agencies are more innovative, tech driven? I feel like there will be more gamification, experiential in the future although in the end, it all comes to the client's decision.
🐠 fam - how detailed are your firm/position descriptions on LinkedIn? Do you always exclude client projects?
I knew i was underpaid, but didn’t realize just how much until my client offered a 60% pay bump...
Anyone fly frontier for business travel? Looks like the best option as far as times for my new project
POLL: Is an extra 1500 Starpoints a week worth moving to different hotels every night for 3 nights? The hotels are all in downtown, so all under 15 min walk to the client site. #spgpromo
Agencies (in-house or otherwise) who are worth making an effort for in Austin, TX, specifically for project managers and creative operations? Asking for a friend. (FOR REAL.)
What does your firm do for evening meals if you work late? Most of our offices bring in a meal couple of nights a week but will no reimburse if in town and working late at a client.
I have this feeling of anxiety always running in the background. Any advise to cope with it? 😔 I tried meditation, which helps - but only at the time I’m doing it. The anxiety comes back not long after. It’s not fun to feel like I’m on overdrive all the time. I’m unable to concentrate both on the job, and outside of that as well. Anxiety is situational mainly due to a project that’s toxic. Can’t leave as leadership isn’t letting me roll off for now.
First time leading a team at a client with 0 women in their ranks expect the VP. I find myself getting nervous at the big table and a number of other vendor reps (cont...)
What is the stigma with doing staff aug work? Is it bad for firm reputation? I see a lot of staff aug work that are both critical to the client and financially lucrative for the firm.
What is Deloitte open house invite? And what kind of questions can be/should be asked there? Is it an interactive session. Or just like presentation from one way? Can I get to know about the project( support/implement) and role I'll be getting. Pls tell.
Someone already posted this but: Delta or American. Heard Delta is nicer but I can do a status challenge for American. Project starts Monday, help! Thank you😘
Apologies if this has been asked already. I’m on a project with multiple locations - I’ll be based at one location but will need to make 2-3 day trips every other month to other sites. (Contd.)
What triggers layoffs at agencies besides Covid? Losing accounts? Pretty fresh in the industry but I see convos about people getting laid off & I feel like I wouldn’t see it coming if it were to happen.
Today is my first day of my first IVF cycle. After getting the green light to start IVF based on my negative COVID test, baseline ultrasound and bloodwork, I feel relieved that this day has come after unsuccessfully trying to conceive naturally and with IUI, and even excited now. LET'S DO THIS!
Are there any good movies or novels that show skill development - like follow through? Self-management? Money management? I read a lot of self help books so I know a lot of the theory, and books peppered with examples help, but I feel like most 1 paragraph examples don’t five justice to how hard it may be to change a behavior.
How is EY’s year end bonus these days?
Q: Accenture Mgr and Sr Mgr salary range? GO!
Didn't get promoted and the more I think about it, the more upset I become. Had a good year, helped fill in gaps, took on roles to help lead internal initiatives, led/managed teams to success, and worked looonnnggg hours to the point of burnout. Leaders also know how much I was working. I didn't expect a promotion because I had low expectations for my firm, but I'm still pretty bitter. Should I ask why? Was I too naive and ended up giving too much? Or is this a reflection of my work/value?
Which pet insurance do you recommend for a 1 year old pup? Has had a rough stomach so vet trips were often. Has slowed down now
Just got offered. Is Capgemini considering permanent work from home set-up for it’s employees? Maybe employees here are receiving emails about it, kindly share bit info :)
On getting into FAANG. For those who made the switch, what are the typical roles from, say, MBB? How did you go about it? What's needed on the resume if I'm planning 12 months out? Lvl and pay?
Looking at a cool role at Workday 👀. Anyone able to refer and give insight to your experience?
How is Hawaii right now? Are beaches and restaurants open? As a mainland tourist is it worth visiting to stay at a nice hotel and get some warm weather?
Can someone share about the culture at BCG and/or Bain in Australia. Contemplating a move at Principal/AP and would also like to understand if recruitment is happening at these levels. Thanks
Anyone in LA (or remote) hiring for senior teams? ...advice welcome for where to even begin with this process
Hi everyone! I’m a young CPA, relocating to Raleigh. I made the decision to transition into sales after realizing that I want to bring more fun into my career. I’m currently reading sales books, watching Keenan’s YouTube channel, and learning all I can. I’m relentlessly applying for SDR positions but I’m having trouble landing interviews (been applying through LinkedIn). I would appreciate advice from anyone who transitioned from another industry into sales. How did you break the barrier?
Do you check emails on the weekend because of covid wfh situation/generally? Or check email but wait to reply on Monday unless an urgent response is required?
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