Hey folks! Hope everyone is safe and sound. Who is working on billable work and who is on the bench ?
I wonder if it's a case of the Mondays on the bench or if my motivation will just never return...🤔
Working at 9PM while on the bench.
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 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?
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.
If you are on the bench and hand in your 2 week notice will you let go immediately and still receive 2 weeks pay?
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 .
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
Has anyone ever put in their 2-week notice while on the bench and got let go prior because... no work?
Currently on bench for a week and absolutely loving it! Not doing any BD work whatsoever! How do I avoid people from pulling me into engagements or proposal documentations? 😅
ACN related: Has anyone just taken online training super fast just to put in training WBS? I have been on the bench for some time, so trying not to kill my unassigned time
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?
Accenture bench is deeeeep. Especially strategy.
I need help, ladies! Just found out I have to roll off my team junior ASAP due to scope change. She is great and did nothing wrong, but lacks the financial modeling skills we now need. Contd
Currently interviewing with BRG in their Turnaround and Restructuring division and was wondering if anyone knew whether their compensation structure is similar to A&M's, as in the bonus being tied as a % to your billable / utilization rate? And if so, are there restrictions of any kind, like it starts applying after you hit a title, etc?
Interviewing tomorrow at another Big4 firm for a 100% travel position that has "McLean" as the location. Would they ever be okay with me not living in that area? If so, when to bring that question up?
Does anybody else's dog 🐶 get mad when you take conference calls WFH? Mine will huff and leave the room. 😆
Curious as to what level(s) a Big 4 manager would translate to at Microsoft, program/ project management. Anyone with that experience?
I have trouble opening up to men emotionally and being vulnerable. I mimic and match their level of sharing but do not initiate it. Just my personality or side effect of anxiety? I get sick to stomach
Your task is to blow a job interview in the first 30 seconds. What do you do? “How strict is the sexual harassment policy?”
Ladies, I have a dilemma. I know the choice is ultimately mine, but I wanted some input. I met my current boyfriend through my cousin and he lives in Chicago. The plan was for me to move to Chicago in the next couple of months. I planned on just continuing my job with PwC. However, I was applying for jobs in NYC and just received and offer for a company I’ve always wanted to work for. I feel like I’m going to have to make a choice between my job and my relationship. What would you do?
Hi! I am on L1 visa and applied for i-131/765/485 early in the year as a dependent. Can I stay in the U.S. lawfully if I quit my job and lose L1 status before the approval of EAD/GC given I have a pending change of status application? I will soon talk to an immigration lawyer, just wondering if anyone has heard a similar case before.
Can anyone that works at a capital edge at EY provide any insight on the team, the culture etc.?￼
Anyone taken time off to just create? Focus on your portfolio and health? I feel like I’m a content-rut, but I want to challenge myself. I miss the rigor of school.
Are people observing details at home that they had never noticed before? With a lot (!) more time spent WFH, the color of paint, the reflection of light, peacefulness of the backyard, ...
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Any books/self help materials for someone who is constantly worrying (and waste a lot of unnecessary time)? E.g. No matter if i pass or fail an interview, there is always something to worry about. The worrying/anxiety multiplies when I proceeded further in the interview stages. Now that I signed the offer and is pending background checks, my anxiety is off the roof as it itches closer to my starting date.
WHAT’S WORSE? -A pushy director or your producer / spineless creatives afraid to ruffle said director’s feathers? Sick of my team going through the (wrong) motions to appease a tyrannic director
Hey I have an ASC840 accounting question on this scenario - a target sold an asset 10 years ago for 10,000,000 and immediately leased it back. They recorded a deferred gain of $1M and amortized it over the term of the lease (still going) and letting that gain every month reduce the rent expense. Since this deal is cash free debt free shouldn’t we treat this as a debt like item? They received the cash in a prior period but we are now stuck with the payments. Debating how to quantify the adjstmnt
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