getting rolled off a bad project early because of a bad fixed budget celebrate with me please 🥂 🍾 🎉
Accenture bench is deeeeep. Especially strategy.
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.
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.
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?
How is wipro in terms of stability , cross skilling, on bench projects, job security, on site oppurtunity?
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.
I'm on H1b and going to move back my home country. I'm currently on the bench. When should I give my 2 weeks notice or should I give 2 weeks notice at all? I don't want to be walked out before my last day. I'm in California if state laws matter.
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!!!
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?
Is there any Bench period in Deloitte?
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.
What do you guys do when you're on "the bench"?
What’s the culture like at Strategy& Atlanta?
My creative director is like an absentee father to us. He's there for kickoff, to shut down our ideas days before the pitch, and then otherwise aloof. I never know what he wants. Anyone else relate?
I really want to take a few months off between jobs once I land my exit just for mental health / dealing with burnout. Has anyone tried to set a start date 3-4 months out from final offer and any tips to share? Specifically, this would be for big tech.
Any Deloitters can share a little bit on how the pension works? From what I see 401k is 25% match of 6% of salary. Then pension is 1.5% of base?
Have you ever negotiated your travel schedule? N00b to being in the road and PPD wants me to do a 10hr west to east coast flight plus a few hours driving to get to client site.
Anyone has visibility on compensation for L1 (manager afaik) level at Facebook? Initial range from recruiter is well below my current base (29k) but says there’s room to negotiate RSU’s. Pardon the dumb question but how do I calculate how much in RSU to make it worth the cut in base pay?
Thank the lord for Rodgers and Adams. They might just have pulled through enough for me to win the chip. I just need Buffalo D to get less than 11 points and the chip is mine
Anyone know anything about culture / hours / associate lifestyle at Orrick’s NY office? Specifically looking for information about the IP transactions group, but also information on the overall firm culture.
What kind of salary would one expect after being promoted to Manager in Technology in a Tier 1 city
Does a native New Yorker exist anymore? Bunch of rich kids moving into my city and neighborhood trying to change the culture. I welcome new people just not when you try claim something that’s not your
Dog owners beware. Well maybe ... https://scitechdaily.com/are-dogs-spreading-sars-cov-2-study-finds-living-with-a-dog-increases-risk-of-contracting-covid-19/
Have to take client call at EWR. I’m United Global Services, have Priority Pass, and a United Transcon First Class ticket. Where’s best place to take with lounge access, etc.? Thanks Fish.
Hello Fishes. I have received positive feedback from KPMG interviews for consultant position and have submitted documents. It has been 4 days since I haven't received any call for negotiation or offer letter. How long does it take to get that? Has anyone faced that much delay in getting KPMG offer letter/call for negotiation?
Thoughts on suit + no tie for interviews?
I think my return to the office may start as early as July (as compared to September for general pop). While it’s long overdue and I’m actually looking forward to it, I’m going to miss a lot of the perks of wfh regularly (not having to wake up 1.5-2 hrs earlier to rush on my commute, dress shirt with pajama pants, no return commute, taking breaks on my couch with my kids, etc). What are you all thinking about this and when do you expect to start going back in?
Genpact reached out to me for an executive role within supply chain. Role seems remote ..any thoughts on working within genpact ? what kind of work is done, how are the hours, how are the clients and coworkers ? thank u !
I need help: In consulting interviews, is it a death sentence to have been part of the COVID-related layoffs at a Big 4 strategy arm? I have now been rejected from two other T2 strategy firms, and apparently the feedback is that “I have great experience” but they “are not moving forward with my candidacy”. I’m getting beaten down here. I have 10 years consulting experience, 7 at health plans, 5 in strategy, and 3 as a manager. I know my industry, function, and story. What am I missing?
What is the usual salary bump when you move from associate to Senior associate in KPMG (%, etc.)
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