It’s been week I joined @deloitte USDC Gilbert(analytic and cognitive ) , as solution specialist I am on bench .. any suggestion you guys can give me in getting projects ? #deloitte
I love when PwC throws me onto a busy season from October-January for a different market team so I can roll off in January and be on my busy season clients until April...second year in a row!!!
On the bench and bored out of my mind!!!
Already on the bench for 7 weeks and nothing on radar until Jan end .... when does the talent or HR meeting invite come?
Hi 🐟 How is the WLB and job security in Nagarro? I have been reading -ve comments lately about nagarro like they put new joiners on bench. I have been given the joining of next month Should I still lookout for better opportunities? Yoe : 4.8 Hired as a MEAN Stack Developer (Senior Engineer)
So since the economy is on the bench at this point, whatever hospital is talking money I'm ready to scrub in!!
Answered a client email at 5am today even though I rolled off yesterday. You won't last in consulting unless you find satisfaction in helping truly deserving clients. #dedication
Any company file GC on day 1 in NYC or NJ area or east coast. Maxing out in feb 2022 and on bench nothing is started. What I can do ? Please suggest. Skill set AWS/ DevOps/ Infra.
How is wipro in terms of stability , cross skilling, on bench projects, job security, on site oppurtunity?
On the bench for the third week, reached out to demand, my coach, RP and my network etc. Decided to catch up on some workout and laundry today. Shall I feel guilty?
What are examples of good "certs" or trainings to acquire while on the bench for non-tech consultants?
Anyone in the SoCal region looking for an Analyst in Accenture ? Please let me know, the bench is extremely boring
Starting my third week on the bench after multiple projects fell through. PwCers, are we in a lull? Anyone have any advice?
What fun things you would do if you are on bench and know that you're starting engagement next week?
After a year long , exhausting and demanding project , finally rolled off the project. I love my life right now. Beach time is the best time 🌊:-) sigh !!!
Going to tell Leadership this week that I want to be rolled off. Another project has requested me and that project is better aligned to my career. Any advice to have a smooth conversation?
Just curious, what are all the B4 policies on the vaccine and how they are accommodating for personnel WFH?
Anyone have deets on McCann HumanCare? Yes, I know it’s pharma. I’m in pharma already - was more curious about culture.
I’m a freelancer, never held a senior title before, have an offer for senior at $115k from matte projects. They have cool clients, and I’ve always wanted to work more on events, but they have a super low rating on glassdoor. Any tips on how to proceed? I have more interviews coming in and I’m aware it’s a employees market right now. The job sounded perfect until I read the reviews on glassdoor.
Has anyone from Europe already been invited to interview in R2 for Stanford full-time MBA? I do not know if they send invitations by geographies or by chronological order.
I feel like I’m underperforming on my new project. Top performer usually but some communications gaps & struggling to get my foothold in the internal dynamics. Any tips to prevent a major screwup?
Hi, would love some advice! I’ve been at my company ~1 yr and feeling like I need a change due to various reasons. Not sure if I can apply elsewhere w/ a little less than 1 yr under my belt, and I don’t have many connections in my area. Right now, I play a BSA role on my team, and I’m hoping to pursue product/UX design. I’m also doing a UX bootcamp in the spring & working on a udemy course outside of work for UX/UI. What’s a good stepping stone role (remote preferred)?
Accenture folks in Europe: what is a realistic bonus % that consultants and managers typically achieve in Strategy? Heard that despite a max threshold of 20% most people achieve something like 5%-10%; is that true? What does it take to achieve the max %? Thanks in advance!
Looking to move firms from the Midwest to the Pacific Northwest to be closer to family next fall. when would I start applying? Should send introduction/exploratory emails before?
The hustle culture is killing me. Working until midnight everyday with no salary raise this year. Is it time to move? Just heard Deloitte people are getting raise this year.
If you were looking to exit Big 4 Consulting, what positions would you be targeting? I have done a little of everything with no specialization (great performance reviews across the board). But now a little unsure of what my skills really are from an employer POV.
I recently received two offers: (1) Deloitte (S&O); and Accenture (Technology Consulting). Which would be more aligned to MBB/FAANG?
Growth Markets peeps! What is everyone’s feelings about salary and bonuses? Manager here - saw on another bowl that someone has a bonus potential up to 33% because they’ve been tagged as DA. Is this real?!
Recruiter just emailed to schedule a call following the first round interviews last Friday. A rejection call, perhaps? McKinsey & Company
Starting from blood work to getting pregnant, if everything goes smooth what is a timeline we are looking at?
In discussions with an Infra fund ($1bn+AUM) to come across and lead their origination across the US (think director / VP type level). Any thoughts on Comp expectations at infra funds? I’d take a lower base for more carry/equity but really have no idea where to start. Have post graduate degree and 10 YOE in the infra space both consulting and operational.
Should I shave for an upcoming interview? Might be a dated question, but I haven’t interviewed since law school where the going wisdom that you go clean shaven for interviews. I’m still only a few years out but certainly no longer a college kid and have a normal, full beard which I have been litigating with just fine. Being only 28 though I’m a little cognizant that it might come off disrespectful or unprepared to keep the beard. Thoughts/insults?
Feeling guilty for taking a 30/45 mins lunch break and finishing the day before 7pm. But I guess I finished my tasks for the day and I can just tackle the rest tomorrow. Is that acceptable. I feel like I lost track of when to stop since WFH
Which dual monitors are good to use for work from home for consulting within $400 budget? Deloitte
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