I just got back from mat leave at Deloitte and am on a part time project ending this month...how long will I be on the bench before I get laid off? 3 months? 6 months? I’m worried and stressed.
Recently received an offer from a mid-size public firm and unsure if I should consider the opportunity. I’m currently in S1 SALT in NJ. The details are below: - Pay: $80k (12% upward bump than what I’m getting right now) - Title: Semi senior, but up for promotion in July if all goes well - Role: General tax, but mainly federal tax. One of the main reasons I’m considering -Location: Technically NYC, but assuming I do well while we are still remote I can work out of NJ 3 days after covid ends
How have you managed difficult, long-term clients? My current client has a VP that has unreasonable deadlines, is abusive to customers and simplifies exceptionally complex processes to the point ...
[Promotion & PERM] Scenario1: The firm already sent PWD and did the market test for Manager level, but before they got to file in the PERM, you're promoted Senior Manager. Q1. What's the impact of a promotion from Manager to Senior Manager on the ongoing PERM? Does it void the PWD and Market test? Would need to start over? Anyone went through this? Scenario2: The firm didn't file PWD yet: Q2. Could they anticipat the promotion and start PWD and Market test for SM before your promotion?
I want to move to one of the bigger firms like EY, KPMG, Deloitte, and PwC and am not quite sure how to go about it. I currently work as a client engagement manager for a smaller cybersecurity software company with a top secret clearance and a few certifications. Any advice? EY Deloitte PwC KPMG Accenture Booz Allen Hamilton
Pitched and executed website and creative strategy for a client. We did a shoot for the items to go on the site and charged for editing hours. Do I charge them to release the photos and rights?
Has anyone negotiated after getting a promotion for a higher increase? Can you share your experiences, rationale, and outcome?
If you work over the firm shut down.. how do you charge your hours? For example if I worked 2 hours, would 2 be client and still 6 holiday?
Felling a little conflicted: I have an interview to exit consulting into industry. They are offering a 50% increase in salary, no travel. On the other hand, I love my current team and client but...
D folks. My H1b extension is under process. However I just got done with my current project and looking for a new one. While on the beach, does D file Extensions just stating home locations or ...
Thinking about buying the LV Alma BB as a promotion gift - seems like it’s super popular. Any ladies have this bag and do you use it often? Trying to buy a bag that I’ll actually carry around
I have been assigned 50% staffing but my Project manager expects me to put in 100% time as I am not staffed on any other project. Is it fair for him to expect this? I am upset as this affects my utility rate.
Hypothetical situation - if your client is a health provider and you get an email from the CEO that says all health workers can get the vaccine. But you know that you will never see a patient and work from home at a computer. Do you get the vaccine by using your client ID or wait for the general public rollout?
About to get rolled off a project, manager thinks I’m underperforming. Has anyone gotten rolled off before and bounced back or do you usually get fired shortly after? This is the first time
Week 3 on the bench.... Project supposed to kick off next week, but got delayed again. Fine by me 😏
Looking for client side opportunities in construction in Pune. Any role into facilities, maintenance, plant engineering will work. Any leads??
Got a client in their late 30's who already fully funds their 401k's, paying down the mortgage at a really fast pace, no kids, funding a non-qualified joint investment portfolio, have plenty...con't
I’m a young first-time tech entrepreneur. Business has been going well and we are going through a raise process. All my life I have had serious imposter syndrome. I constantly feel like I’m not good enough and it feels embarsssing to share because I am suppose to be strongest face of the company. Will this mindset ruin me and future success? How do you ladies battle with this?
Started at PwC in fall of 2016, moved to D for a raise (80->125) Watching my PwC classmates who are all Sr Associates, some on cusp of Manager. Can’t help but feel left behind as a C at Deloitte. I know I’m doing fine but man still feels like maybe I was too hasty to jump 😪
Received H1B transfer approval email on October 4th, but haven't received physical copy oh I129 till now. Anybody had similar delays?
Hey Fishes, As a fresher, I am seeking a job in the Anaplan role since I have 2.5 years of experience, but in another role. Can anyone recommend me to any companies? Just earned an Anaplan Level 2 certification.
Any EY new H1B fliers receive an RFE? I checked my receipt on the USCIS website and they sent me an RFE on June 11 but I’ve not heard anything from EY Law.
Would really like to know what's going wrong at PwC. Can someone please explain the root cause of unhappy employees, layoffs and steamroll culture?
When I leave accenture, what do I do with my 401k? (Been here over 2 years so I am 100% vested) and what other implications are there for leaving ?
Have two offers and unsure which to take. Ex Big 4 and have done software startups since. Option 1: Director role back in Big 4. Good package. Good fit with my area of expertise, focusing on tech solutions and partnering with startups. Working across all industries and clients. Option 2: Big Tech/GAFAM (level = L6 google/e6 FB/65 Microsoft, which I’m told is Director equivalent) Even better package. Account Technology Strategist. Less client diversity but using breadth of their tech.
Ever had 3 rounds of interviews with a company and then they just went complete ghost on you? Yep, happened to me 🙃
Need advice on whether or not to use an MBA consultant. Any opinions / thoughts appreciated! Situation: just turned down a promotion and quit my job because it doesn’t align with my career goals and was becoming a waste of time. Planning on spending the next 10 weeks studying for GMAT and applying for new jobs/volunteering, then applying R2 for 2021. I have a 3.9 GPA in a non-traditional major (French lit) from a “fake Ivy.” Only M7s I’m interested in are Kellogg and Sloan. (Cont.)
Which all companies are allowing permanent wfh for professional based out of NCR? Companies based out of Bengaluru, Chennai etc
If anyone looking for any TRICENTIS TOSCA/ETL/SELENIUM automation testing related role then I can refer in my company. There are few positions open. Feel free to DM!
20 year road warrior here. My wife & I made it work through teamwork & commitment. My weekends were spent at home. Doing family things. I know a guy who (pre COVID) traveled every week, yet found time to do 200 mile weekend biking trips with his ‘crew’. Almost every weekend. His family vacations always seemed to include a 500 mile bike race or some other extreme event. He is now doing this in Europe (according to IG). How do spouses put up with that?
Fellow fishes - need some help communicating this one. I am in industry and I have an offer from Accenture which would represent a dream career move for me, as well as a 60% increase in comp and a 20k sign on bonus. The issue is that my manager and the team I work with are just the best people and I am nervous about breaking the news to them. I have only been at this place for about a year and a half. How does I break the news to them?
I have tried two times to get into major consukting firms but haven't even got to the case interviews. I live in Mexico but am Ecuadorian. I don't know if these firms hire foreigners. Am I wasting my time trying to get into these firms?
have an offer at a boutique consulting firm for a Director position with a 30% hike. i’m not sure if the non brand name will affect in the long run. from big 4 i’ve been able to get MBB interviews (which i wasn’t able convert) but will the boutique firm basically preclude me from top tier consulting offers? the boutique consulting firm usually does long term implementation projects and fewer core strategy projects but is the hike in pay and position worth it? anyone gone through a similar path?
Any reccos on meals that are as fast and easy as pasta with sauce, but are not pasta and sauce? I cook - and pretty well and healthfully - when I have time and bandwidth, but so often by the end of the day I’m just fried, and those 20mins and 2 steps just win out. Added context: I’m a single mom. What I eat, my kid needs to eat.
Sen. Durbin says he is worried that reviewing 3 provisions passed by House will inundate Parliamentarian. Not sure why they hate EB green card applicants so much. While I understand the lots of opposition to S386 from ROW even though there was no harm provisions, deafening silence from them on showing any solidarity now is just sad.
Dear recruiters - put your comp range in the email if you want a response. The Salesforce market is just so competitive that I’m sure just like all of you, I get dozens of inquiries a week. It just feels like a waste of everyone’s time if I don’t know what it is. Now that I’m actively looking it’s just hard to see where to start!
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?
PHR or SHRM-CP?
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