On the bench, but some kind soul brought in Kouign Amanns to the office. Mary Cherry approves.
Anyone on the bench this week? Thanks
Enough with the politics and racist shit, lets ask the real questions. What's everyone's bench, dead lift, back squat totals?
I've been on the bench for a month, should I be worried? There is no projects in my group in sight 😪 any suggestions?
New hire at ACN Strat and on the bench (expected) how long before I should begin to feel worried about job security... Manager level.
What’s the longest amount of time you’ve spent on the bench? And what did you do during the time? First time on the bench after 3 years here
Shoutout to all the consulting moms out there. I ever make it big you’re getting bench work for a year. God bless my wife. My gosh
A President, who received 3 million fewer votes, gets to put another Justice on the bench after being confirmed by a Republican majority who represent 11 million fewer Americans than their counterparts, and 2 of those republicans were not elected by the people, but appointed by Governors. Explain to me again how this is a legitimate hearing?
Need advice for resigning while on bench. I already have a start date with the new employer. Should I do a traditional two week notice or give <=1 week notice instead? My goal is to not burn bridges, but I also don’t want to get let go on the spot since I have nothing to “wrap up” besides HR tasks. I’ve read on here that sometimes they will let you go day of and pay you out for two weeks but I don’t see why any firm would do that for somebody not currently performing billable work...
At what point do you start looking for extra work to do if you’re on the bench as an associate and already notified staffing of your availability? Been 2 weeks and mostly been using the break to catch up with life stuff
5 weeks until bench +🎄 I can make it
Today I was told I'm being rolled off a project after 4 weeks, originally staffed until July. This is probably the most interesting work w/the best location and client I'll have. I'm devastated. Cont.
On the bench part-time and not caring to seek out opportunities to get to 45. Currently @ 90k with 2 yoe Am I being underpaid?
Where my fellow bench buddies at?
🆘 Resume up to date. Who wants a referral, provide resume feedback, or give overall help? 🆘
Help a kid pick a school: Madison (Wisconsin) or Washington U (St. Louis) for finance jobs post undergrad?
A friend opened up to me about her extra marital interest/dilemma surrounding that interest. She realizes her pattern due to some underlying issue she needs to resolve and is seeing a therapist, yet whenever we talk she goes into details related to this guy and about her dilemma. I have listened to her for 3 months and weighed in where I could, and I care about HER and her mental health. But if ask about her mental health she goes into stories about this dude. How do I establish my boundary? 🙏🏼
McKinsey & Company when is it okay to follow up with the recruiter about the next step? Only did 1 of the 2 first round interviews last Friday and wonder if I will be doing the remaining 2nd one or not.
MBB energy practice in Houston: (1) how busy are you (2) how big is the practice (3) what kind of projects do you typically work on (4) are you hiring?
How are parents managing WFH with kids schedule? Looking for ways to share work calendars with spouse (not details but only slots) to manage work and life commitments but organisational settings are limiting us ☹️ any workarounds?
Was base pay and bonus growth reduced this year in Bain North America? If so, by how much %?
Now that the ban is lifting, we won’t be needing NIE letter from the employer right for stamping ? If I get a date for H1b in November, I can travel without NIE right ?
I’ve been trying to get some graphic design side projects to potentially pivot to self-employed designer. I think I have a competitive portfolio, but I’m having a hard time finding gigs. I tried Fiverr, but it is hard to compete with the prices they charge there. I know many people in the field, as I hang out mostly with designers and creatives, but not many people that could be a client. Any advice?
Has anyone here started a non-profit org/ been a board member of one, in USA on H1B? Pls DM w/ your suggestions including immigration attorneys I should talk to. Really want to setup one for a philanthropic cause but google searches call it out as unlikely.
Setting up our first small business 401k! Should we be an ERISA 3(38) advisor? What are the pros and cons?
How do I get over a horrible interview where the interviewer was condescending and rude? Feel like my confidence is totally shot
What's the best industry to work in with this remote work environment? I feel like travel made Consulting worth it, now I'm not sure to think.
Hey y’all, what are some good exit opportunities to look for in Canada? Some context: I’m a healthcare consultant without a clinical background, but I really don’t love the work I’m doing. Not interested in joining the public sector and unfortunately there aren’t too many startups or interesting tech companies in the healthcare/life sciences space in Canada. Any thoughts?
Looking to Recruit Sr. Program Manager in the IT team. $3B global medical device company. Someone who is at SC/M level would make a great fit. DM me if interested
Hello all, Wondering if anyone has high-level visual of a HR systems roadmap that also captures the employee experience with an end to end view? Currently we have a products map however want to add in the experience component and am having a hard time with a good visual. Many thx
Is 120k an acceptable salary for Dallas, Texas? I’m taking a pay cut to move there from San Francisco
Best virtual happy hour icebreakers? Need ideas!
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