I was talking to a first year at a different consulting firm who mentioned that even as a first year, he gets plenty of project staffing options. Is this the norm? I got pigeonholed early
Doesn't look so pretty right now in NY. Strapping down for Hurricane Joaquin. Client may get some work from me after all.
Just "wolf whistled" instead of saying my name on a client call. My young female client took it as a compliment.
Checked into hotel. Went to hotel bar. Charged drinks to the room. Asked for a room change because the view was shit. Let's see if I get charged. *I mean my client gets charged
When you request to be staffed on a project with high travel requirements because you're only 1500miles short of platinum for the year.
Need new Spotify playlist to make my days at windowless client site cubicle slightly less suicide inducing. Any thoughts?
When the client refuses to book conference rooms, I find that the best place to take calls is the meditation room or the nursing room.
Fuck. Client walked in behind me in the bathroom and is now insisting on talking about project shall to stall. Leave me in peace god dammit. I came here to take a dump.
When you recycle 14 decks to come with up with 1 deck and send it to your client to blow him away
After 3 years in commercial, i decided to join a federal project. everyday now feels like a vacation.
Is there anything better than the pre-flight glass of wine on a Thursday?! Maybe only the unexpected client holiday... 🍷🍷🍷🍸🍸🍸🍺🍺🍺
If you had to compare your office (or a client's) to a television show, what would it be?
Those difficult meetings where the client refuses to buy any of the BS we stay trying to sell 😰
Taking the flight with longer layover in ORD because the client requested Garretts popcorn.
Love when linked in asks if I want to change my home city to my client city. Big brother is watching.
Curious to see if people are willing to say who their worst client was. I wonder if there are any trends. And yes, I know we aren't supposed to give client names but since this is anonymous...
First day on new client and all of our questions are answered with-- "Um we don't know...". Ok do you need some time to get your sh*t together before you start paying us beaucoup $$$?!
Maybe we should implement something like automatic posts refresh? I got a notification about "someone like mypost" but it isn't displaying at the post title...
Post for comments
But once again not posting
Where is a new build???
Outside of benefits, Hotels and flights, about how much do you think your firm is spending on you over your salary (eg. Counseling, team dinners, etc)
Outside of pandemic situation and when it is over, what to consider when moving to live and work in London?
Any Accenture people currently on a project that is looking for Sr Analyst developers? Been on the bench a while and starting to get worried..
Hahaha! It is times like these I wish I could post pics. The very pregnant terminal bar waitress just boarded the plane to track someone down who skipped out on a bar tab! #PHL
where can i find free CPEs?
Switching to united from delta on a status match challenge. Can platinum United get upgraded on international flights? I know it's only diamond for Delta
Did a 6 month Corp United status match do my delta diamond due to a route change and I met the segments for platinum and my account has been updated. The match ended on Tuesday, wait a a day to call?
LinkedIn recruiter texted me to schedule a call tomorrow to share an update post final round. Is this any indication either way? Do they call for all outcomes?
Received an offer from SpaceX to do BA work. Similar responsibilities, lower salary, higher COL, leaving gf and friends currently. But it's SpaceX...I guess? Any advantages to this offer?
PwC folk -- some questions regarding the CFA. 1) will the firm pay for it? 2) do you get CPE credit? 3) is there any bonus associated with it (eg, CPA)?
Indian on H1B visa here. Given the current political climate, should I think twice before booking travel to Cuba? Or will it raise red flags with the immigration office?
Would you rather be 5% smarter or 5% better looking? The catch is, which ever one you choose to increase, the other goes down bu the same amount.
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