Damn it!! Just when I think shit is almost managed I run into another cluster fuck the previous person in this position left. FML!!!!
My friend has worked in a big 4 firm in India in a mid-senior role. He is now in Canada and has been working in an industry role. He wants to get back to consulting. Apparently big4’s view Indian...
I have a really bad habit of opening up Tinder in meetings or whenever I'm not engaged, afraid I'll get caught soon. what's the most embarrassing thing you've been caught looking at on your phone?
Tips for communicating and working with Indian managers? (Of course I understand we can’t easily generalize, but I think culture plays a big role in communication. Thank you 🐠)
Puppy question: I’m on the road close to every week and my GF is in professional services as well, but not consulting. Anyone in a similar position can vouch for the feasibility of raising a puppy.
I’ve joined the league of Covid layoffs. I was in an Art Director role with an experiential agency. I’d love to move into a more strategy focused role next — any advice on how best to pivot?
Thoughts on Alex Ohanian's resignation from the reddit board and urging the board to fill that position with a black candidate?
Talked to a mutual contact today about a role I’m applying to in Asia. (We are both white Americans, he is an expat in Asia.) He warns me, unprompted, to think carefully about the decision to relocate because “white men can date the local women but white women can’t date the local men, so there’s a much smaller dating pool.” What do you think ladies? Well-intentioned advice or racist sexist BS?
How do we feel about people pushing their way to the front of the plane exit because they ‘have a connection’? We weren’t really delayed, may 20 minutes behind schedule...
Laid off by Acc, have final round interview for role at client as a new director who would be sponsor to the Acc project. If I get the job, how do I mess with them?
Looking to move from media strategy to account management. Any advice or entry-level openings in LA?
Do Big 4 usually file your I-485 before you are officially promoted to the PERM role? HR has notified me and our law team of the promotion but want to know if they will file I-485 until it’s official?
Anyone interviewed for Partner engineer role at Google? It’s part of google cloud professional services. Thanks
Looking for a digital supervisor role in NYC, i have experience in digital activation as well as some strategy.
Anyone hiring junior brand or social strategists now or in January?? Asking for an intern I’m hoping to help out
Anyone worked in HR consulting in industry? I have an interview with an airline for a reward consultant role and I’m wondering what could be asked in the interview ? Hot topics of reward programs?
Anyone looking for new opportunities in media planning? Have a few openings and happy to make introductions. They are in Chicago
Bernie Supporter: "Oh, so you're in investment banking, what exactly do you do?" Me: "Find new ways to suppress the poor of the world." Bernie Supporter: *nods, as if he knew all along*
What are some of the most major f*** ups you’ve seen happen from a consulting firm (e.g. analysis that is way off) and what was the resolution?
Need lunch place recommendations for Saturday somewhere in downtown / Streeterville / Lincoln Park. Celebrating someone’s 60th birthday with a party of 8.
Okay quick poll how many of you are 29 M and 6’4? Based on the DMs seems like a statistical impossibility
Friendly reminder to not put other people’s work in your portfolio and try to pass it off as yours. In this city, you will get found out. Tell your friends.
I'm a second year, and I still feel like I'm running around like a chicken with its head cut off. Partners/senior associates/mid levels, when do you expect junior associates to not act like such newbs? I feel like the patience the seniors in my group give me is wearing then, but I still feel so confused all the time. Is this normal? Or am I falling too far behind and should begin looking for a different kind of job? :(
Has anyone experienced their partner suddenly becoming very religious (eg “saved by Christ”)? I’m spiritual but not religious in the slightest - I want to support him on his journey and have friends from all kinds of faith backgrounds but am really struggling with his new-found faith in the context of our partnership.
How would I create a bar graph that shows same store sales growth for 5 products that were promoted during different time periods?
Anyone else with intermittent FMLA feel guilty when they use their time off? I have legitimate reasons for using it but feel so guilty when I do.
Does anyone know if applying through GSAP makes you ineligible to receive scholarships from schools or other institutions?
For those in cyber, what has your salary progression been like and in what cost of living?
I still don't understand why it sounds like kamala is about to cry every time she speaks.. It's so strange and I can't look away
Anyone heard of the agency Beyond? Any opinions? They used to be a digital agency but now call themselves a “design and tech ideas company” (also kind of speaks to my points about how agencies are trying to reinvent themselves as not strictly ad agencies anymore...)
Stole this from a friend.
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