Joined Infy as a SACON - almost 2 weeks back.. currently on bench.. what are the implications of being of bench ? Manager asked to send resume post that no response.. what to do?
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?
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?
what's the firm policy for expensing health related purchases? I'm soon going to buy a bench, couple of free weights and a Fitbit. can this be expensed to the firm? if yes, how? Thanks for the help!
Is there any Bench period in Deloitte?
What to do when your counselor is also your stream lead on the project, and he wouldn’t let you roll off because you’re top performer. I’m over one year in on this multi year implementation project
What fun things you would do if you are on bench and know that you're starting engagement next week?
I got rolled off my first project bc the client wanted someone with more experience. Now I’m on a project backfilling someone who’s about to roll off his current project (he can’t start the project
What’s the best way to make a roll off plan? Any components to include other than proposed timeline and resources taking your responsibilities? Planning to switch groups.
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!!!
I struggle building a network and have anxiety every time I'm on the bench. I reach out to people I know for BD help etc but it's never authentic or turns to projects. Any suggestions?
My anxiety is keeping me up right now. I started this role in the beg. Of Dec. In which ends in sept. I feel i have given this enough time to either like or dislike. I truly want to roll off opinions?
On the bench, suggestions for where to travel?
How long can I be off the grid for when on the bench? I am staying home today/ tomorrow to do CPE requirements and not get roped into stuff so I can get it done. Will do pd work wed.frowned upon or no
Need some advice: Is Power BI a good skill to have for good exit opp in Strategy Consulting or big Tech? On the bench and I’m getting staffed to a Power BI role. Im afraid it may hurt my exit opp.
New hire in west coast here, talked to a MD in the office when I was on the bench and he got me staffed on one of his projects, should I email saying thank you for the opportunity or ping him.
What are common exit opportunities from the Big 4 working in forensics and do the external salaries stack up against those of Big 4? Looking to leave as either a senior or a manager.
Has anyone filed and had luck to expedite there refund from prior years by filling out form 911 - request for taxpayer advocate service assistance? If I do that, is that going to effect during any stage of the green card process?
Hi, I’m interviewing for a S&O manager role at DD. Would love to see if anyone can offer insights on the case study and tips for the onsite. Thinking about forming a small group to do one or two discussions or prep sessions (over Zoom?) within the next few days to get ready. Already connected with one other candidate to get this started. Feel free to comment or DM me.
Can anyone provide input on Grant Thornton’s SALT practice? Considering leaving Big 4 SALT for GT, but want to gather more input before making a decision.
Basic 401k question - If I contribute x% of salary to max 19k limit. What happened in case contribution goes above 19k.Will employer does calculations and deduct only remaining portion in last payroll
FDD PWC recruiter told me the salary for SA was 110-115... Is this normal? It sounds a bit low.
I feel like using star method in interviews in overrated. I stopped using STAR and finally started to get offers. It’s better to be genuine and let the conversation flow than to stick to a structure. Thoughts? Maybe I just got lucky.
How would you go about telling a company you don’t want to do anymore interviews? I was originally told probably two or three, then “one last one”, and now “potentially two more”. In each interview, they talk like I have the role and keep asking how much notice I would need to give as if they’re in a rush to get me in, but then schedule another round of interviews. Honestly the interviews seem more like meet and greets. Cont.
Have no qualms with leaving my firm, but having to tell the best client in my 6 year career that I'm quitting at a critical time has me anxious. Any tips on the break-up?
Enjoy this love fest Cuomo GMA interview by Amy Robach, praising his COVID response. At the end, her co-anchor goes, “You ask the tough questions.”
Hello fishes Can anyone please let me know my in hand monthly salary by looking at this structure
I'm an ArtDir working in US with 3.5 yrs exp., US Advertising Masters degree, 2 years exp in India. I'm planning to move to Toronto this year. What's the salary range I can expect if I go client side?
Warning: inc humble brag Just received an offer for an exit against all the odds from the beginning. During HR screening, recruiter said HM and VP are not interested in hiring a consultant for the role. But they are willing to talk about it because of my experience in the area. (Cont.)
Is it true that anyone moving from Big 4 strat groups to MBB has to accept a downgrade in level/title? As in SM/Director/Sr. Dir to engagement mgr/PL. Do you know of people who moved without a "demotion?
I’m on F1 visa currently with OPT ending in May 2021. Thinking of going to India for a month in December and coming back in January. Is it advisable to go right now? Thinking strictly from a visa perspective.
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