At what point does the value of a degree fall off? I'm in my early 30s, and have five years of experience, and work on a very theoretically interesting project. I believe I'm on track to promotion in the next year. So, I could put in a year of full time school to check the box off, but I'd be sacrificing hobbies and social life (not to mention cost). Is this FOMO or is there real opportunity here?
Have H1B interview today. I rolled off by project before just before I flew to India. So technically I don’t have a client now. What is a good answer if they ask who is my client? Read online that
My main contact at my client always interrupts me and talks over me when he asks a question and I start to answer it. At first I was trying to be polite, now I just get louder and keep talking. 💁🏽♀️
Awkward moment: Almost just ended a client phone call with “love you” because I was on my cell and accustomed to talking with my wife... maybe I should call it a day...
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.
last project: everyone was hooking up with each other. this project: no one is hooking up. midwest seems very conservative.
Anyone feel lonely in planning? The other planners in my department aren’t really chatty and I’m excluded from client service / creative, not that it’s on purpose but sometimes it’s tough. Am I alone?
What strengths do introverts have in consulting that they can take advantage of? Wondering if client services is for me if extroverts seem to be most successful
Brits, I need your help. Can you recommend a liquor delivery service that would deliver a gift to a client in London? As in, the delivery would come with a card and could be delivered same day?
New analyst here - is it worth it burning a bridge and leaving your current project for a new project because you don’t feel successful in the environment you’re currently working in?
When a manager is brought on to a project to have senior presence at meetings, but doesn't do any work and asks you to fill in for all their meetings:
Anyone else ever wonder how the avg company's blend rate is $250-500/h .. the project is always "over budget" and yet the execs all live in swankville, drive Audi's and leave at 530?
Come on guys. The sooner we finish this work the sooner we can redo it and incorporate client feedback.
Definitely have a crush on someone at the client. Want to take her out to dinner/drinks...how do I approach this?
how to make data readiness team work more efficiently? data migration project. data readiness team is doing data validation. any thoughts about it?
Not feeling intellectually stimulated by my project anymore and as a result, have become really unmotivated. Any 🐠 deal with this before? Any advice?
760 gmat, decent state school 3.85 gpa, will be at 3 yoe when i apply- what should be my targets and what extracurriculars will boost my chances? I want to do a tech focused mba
Pregnant at Associate Director level - any chance of progressing and move up the ladder post pregnancy? I've seen many new moms leaving the agency world shortly after returning from maternity - any recos on where is best to transition?
Looking to switch into industry. Anyone make the transition to an engineering program manager role?
Any AA CK’s that got the EXP gift offer interested in selling? I’m in the market. Took the year off from travel so I’m only at Gold. But picking back up next year.
I was interviewing with a company for several months and went through 7 interviews. I was told I was a top candidate and I would hear back, never did. Job just posted again. Is it ok to follow up?
Think I was just ghosted by a guy who seemed really wanting to be with me until last night. Wow. My short term mood just became sketchy.
I am a M3 at EY, and did not get promoted this year because of utilization issue. They offered me a higher rating instead. How likely to move directly as a SM or Director at other Big 4s?
How you guys dressed for an interview? Is it something like the campus interview as well? Business professional with paired jacket/pants/portfolio? Any additional tips?
What are the tax advantages of contributing post-tax to your 401k up to the $55k limit after you’ve reached the $18.5k pre-tax limit (if your employer offers post-tax contributions)?
Doing a poll on the industry... Does anybody work for a client that’s pulled funds due to a publishers mistreatment of black employees? Does anybody work for a client that’s pulling money from FB in alliance with Stop Hate for Profit?
What job titles should someone with two years of experience be looking for in data science and/or product manager? I’ve found these roles often require 4-7 years of experience at top firms.