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?
F, just got rolled off & having a hard time feeling like it’s not bc I challenged M Mgr. Have seen him disrespect F Mgr in front of the team and make her visibly upset. Feels sexist. First proj @ D. ☹️
How to best utilize your time when you’re on the bench? I have started some online learning, getting ready for CFA, exercising, cooking, reading books, but I still feel that I have plenty of unused time. And the routines are killing me too.
Need help with todays lineup.. Who do I bench from these 4? Pittman, Lockett, Kyle Pitts, and D.Goedert. Looking to fill 1WR, 1TE, and 1W/T
First year with only one engagement under my belt and bench time to spare. Should I be worried? My practice just doesn't have work right now.
I’m on the bench and got a very bad sunburn while beachside yesterday. There is an optional meeting in-office tomorrow that would be valuable for me to go to, but I look fried. Suggestions?
When you're on the bench too long waiting for your next engagement to kick off, anyone else reminded of the opening sequence from "Apocalypse Now!"? Might just be me...
What is Guide House’s bench policy? Considering a move - wanted to check if pipeline is slow how long would they hold on the bench before they let you go?
I wonder if it's a case of the Mondays on the bench or if my motivation will just never return...🤔
How far into implementation and execution do you get as a strategist (and what's your specialty). I notice social strategist tend to get way more into the executional portion, even writing copy etc. whereas brand strategy tends to roll off once the briefing process is done. Does brand strategy ever go on shoots or vendor/production meeting and are they responsible for it? Just had an unclear moment where it seemed like I was expected to vet production partners and I didn't realize I should've .
Is it true that except behavioural and harrasment ground; TCS will not fire anyone? Due to bad performance; unallocation, "stay in bench for more than a month" cause any job threat in TCS just like other organization?
I may have a week of bench time. Any favorite spots to go while on the bench for the week? Florida? Hawaii? Recommendations for accommodations and activities?
On the bench for the first time in a while. So happy I'm not waking up at 4:40 a.m. Good luck to the rest of you flying out tomorrow! I'm going to sit naked in my bed and build a few decks.
I was laid off from a resource management role, working with employees approaching or on the bench, working with managers to staff projects, and support functions like report creation, scheduling, etc. Roles like this are few and many large consulting firms have frozen internal hiring. Do you think it would be beneficial to get a SHRM cert? Would that help get a "talent related" HR role? Worth the money? I have a background in recruitment as well.
Fired from big law and still unemployed 8 months out. I’m a mid level transactional associate. Is my legal career over?
Let's cool it with the layoff threads team. Consulting is up or out and the business model depends on 15-20% churn to work. Unless you're seeing 1 in 5 people quitting expect some firings every year
Im someone with a "business" background (supply chain, procurement) that went to work for as a consultant for tech consulting firm after finishing my MBA, but now having trouble finding a project. Got my PSM 1 cert, but not sure what else to do. Not a technical person, never coded. What would you recommend someone in my position to focus on? I'd like to remain on the project management/BA side of the business. TIA!
You mentioned ATK being a leader in Ops Consulting. What books / white papers / magazines can one read to build such competency (for a newcomer) or to refresh one's know how (a vet in the space)? Tks!
BS Psychology w/ Healthcare background, recent MBA. Looking to get into consulting, does anyone have any insight on how to go about it? Tips? Referrals?
Need points help: current Delta gold, only 7000 MQMs from plat for 2017 but current project ends soon and expecting to fly Star Alliance. Should I stop before hitting plat to carry MQMs for 2018?
Why isn’t there a public accountants union? At least even at the staff level. These layoffs were handled like a group of unchecked overlords are expected to.
In 2012 I applied to EY NYC office for a staff audit position. Never heard back...until this morning. Anyone else get an automated reply this morning expressing interest and requesting an interview?
My Delta flight is delayed 3+ hours for the second time in less than 2 weeks. What’s the best way to get compensation? I’m on the verge of Diamond and not usually one to complain, but this is old...
McKinsey & Company I have my first round of case interviews coming up in 2.5 weeks and recruiter just emailed if I can have a call with her today or tomorrow. What could this mean? Vacancy already filled..?
Can Accenture 🐠 share the culture and project types in the Finance Strategy offering? Is this a pure strategy or? Saw a position and am interested to learn more! Thanks for sharing!
I have to leave tomorrow morning for a biz trip and my 3 year old just asked, “Daddy can I go to San Francisco with you?” 💔 How do you work/life balance THAT?
What's a reasonable salary range for a first year manager at a Big 4, with 15 years of industry experience, an MBA, and CISSP? Working in technology, media, telecommunications segment in San Francisco
This company has purchased tickets to fly me over for an interview next week. It’s going to be interesting to see if they mandate WFH before next week, thus postponing my interview.
Currently making 100K in Big 4 Strategy arm (Monitor, Strategy&, K-Strat, Parth) with 2 YOE in high COL city and live at home to save on rent. Is finance analyst at Google for for ~ 120 total comp ok?
Any experience applying for an I-539 to switch from an L1 to a tourist visa while still in the US? The embassy in my home country is closed for tourist visas so I’m worried once I leave I won’t be able to visit for years
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