So while you're using Marcel's AI lead on every possible project, don't forget to submit manually your expense reports. What a time to be alive!
I need a mental health day badly. I am struggling to keep up with life, and I feel depressed. I don't feel I can ask for this on my project. Wtf do I do?
Couldn't get out of bed fast enough today...shower, spruce up, throw on a nice outfit, and set out to make a difference for my client this fine Monday morning! Life is awesome 🙋♂️#Deloitte
Offer for an independent consulting project for 6 months making about 17k/month. I currently make 12k/month with benefits. Lifestyle seems great for the new project too. Want to leave Accenture soon.
Love when the client sends files over at 5 pm after being a week late and expects them updated now.. there goes my evening
What are some of your favorite books for learning more about client services, strategy / consulting?
The review note on the workpaper by the partner is "why did the client give us such an ugly schedule this year?" How the f am I suppose to respond to that. Smh...
Let’s talk E Money platform.....are you using it, client impact and panning. This is the future! And yet another task and advisor commitment but right for the client
Have any home owners have done a remodel? I’m on a local project for once in 7 years and would love to get some projects done around the house.
How do you know when you’re burned out? I’m not busy at work, I get paid good money, but the thought of working on any project makes me feel dread. I don’t mind coming to work, but I don’t (cont.)
How long is your one way trip from home to client site? I’m at 5 hours- 3.5 flying, the rest driving to/from airports.
Having joined consulting from Industry, I get butterflies when time comes to end a project and go on the bench....I hate sitting idle or 'working' on internal initiatives!! 😓
How do you guys deal with client resources? In my project they feel that we are obligated to train them or spoon feed them and if we don't they complain to the client manager. Contd
Looking to learn Python as a side project. Any recommendations on some good resources for learning how to code? What would you suggest is the best way to go about learning the language?
Trying to roll off the project but director won't let me. Thinking of telling my director that I've been abusing prescription drugs to get me through the project. Maybe that would work. Thoughts?
Client site/hotel is 1/2 mile from college roommate's house (800 miles from where I live), who I only see 1-2x/year. Drinking golden monkey w/ him & his fiancee for 2nd time this week. Life is good.
My project team the night before a big deliverable is due. And then we all wake up at 4am to finish #misery #woke
First day at my new project in a suit. Taking a cab to the airport and everything in this cab smells like cigarette. Ugh.
From Mark Read’s email update on Covid: “the WPP Board and the 19 members of our Executive Committee will each voluntarily take a 20% cut in their salary, initially for the next 3 months” (cont)
How would you react to a bonus letter f**k up (i.e. delays / numbers errors / wrong letter / no letter)?
trying to match 401k up to my employer and thinking about opening up roth ira through schwab for roth IRA, make sense?
Anyone have mosaic with JetBlue? If I book a flight for someone (but I’m not traveling with them, and I have the status), will they get mosaic benefits?
Earning 108k as an SC in Chicago, offered 160k base + 115k stock at a Bay Area tech company. Yay or nay? Eligible for more stock every year, similar role but zero travel. Decent but not great perks
Is this a good time to send money to India or wait I feel with covid on rise in India .. rupee will become weaker. Any thoughts?
Somebody just told me it’s weird to call a woman “ma’am”... is that a Northern thing? I grew up in FL and live in ATL now, and I’ve always thought it was normal/polite. Maybe it’s a southern thing?
Hello,can someone please tell me the fixed compensation package for a second year Manager in GBS Advisory/Management Consulting in KPMG UK with a posting in London. Also,what are the typical benefits?
Consulting lesson #123- The year you are up for promotion is always the year with the stiffest competition
@EY does your company offer any specials re: student loan refi? For example Deloitte gives an additional 0.25% off Sofi. Kinda not sure if I should be refi-ing now, considering I’m looking at potential $75k -> $100k+ raise if I end up at EY in a few months. Trying to take advantage of low rates while they last tho, not sure what they’ll be like in ~2-3 months time
How can I be a role model for my bright eyed staff when I myself am burned out, unmotivated, and generally miserable in this role? Hard not to let show the emotional toll the stress has taken on me.
Looking to purchase a new laptop bag- maybe the OG, or another if there are good recommendations. Anyone have a holiday discount code??
How would you guys rank the masters in analytics or data science programs in the US? More pts given to the programs that send a greater amount of people to FAANG or MBB
Why should I get an MBA? Honestly asking. I feel like I’m a high performer who has hit my target promotions so if I can make PPMD (or your firms equivalent) without further education why wouldn’t I?
Recruiter reached out about BoA Merchant Services - Strategy Consultant role......anyone anyone else ever been reached out by that specific business in BoA? I'm wondering if the title actually (cont.)