Has anyone also struggled to get on a project as a new hire? Doing all I can (I think) networking, volunteering, speaking to staffing manager etc but can't seem to get off the bench.
My former PM actually told me he rolled off my team because I wouldn't reschedule my PTO. I had this PTO scheduled since June. Another person took 3 weeks of PTO and she was retained. Unethical?
I’m looking for recommendations for a bench top bandsaw. I’m willing to invest in a nicer one down the line, but right now I want to keep it under $300. I mostly see Powertec, Shop Fox, or Wen. There is a $375 Grizzly I’d consider if it’s way better than the others. Any thoughts?
Hi Fishes Accenture , I need your urgent support / help / suggestion / advice🙏🏻 I have joined on 18th April, 22 as BA in Accenture .I have got a mail stating I have been rolled off from my current project on 19th. I am very worried now as I am on bench. Request everyone to get me a project. Exposure: Banking, Payment Card. Thank you in advance 🙏🏻
How do you deal with depression while working? Used to revert to food but have started to work out and eat healthier while on the bench. Nervous that my bad habits will return once I start this new...
Hi Fishes, Anyone who joined PwC AC Bangalore recently and is/was on bench for 2-3 months? I'm worried about getting "FIRED". Does PwC fire in such cases? Connected with Deployer, Coach and RL many times they say I should wait and need not worry whenever requirement will come they will inform me. I have been on bench for 2+ months now.
What happens if I stop weightlifting for a month? How much progress will I lose? I’ve been training six times a week - 3 days running and 3 days lifting. I’m getting burnt out. I have a 10K race coming up (registered and all) so I don’t want to stop running. I started weightlifting in March but really committed in May/June. My lifts (3x10 reps) are currently: squat 115, bench 70, deadlift 90. I’m 5’1 125 lb female if it helps. I don’t want to lose all my progress but I need some type of a break
Hi fishes, I recently got an offer from Epam anywhere (Lead Software Engineer A4) - 30LPA and Uplers - 32LPA (offer being rolled out) So far i really like EPAM anywhere as an employer but overall CTC is not satisfactory.. I am aware of their 50k bench policy but i think i can ask for a fixed CTC as per the new salary structure (correct me if i am wrong here) Do you guys think i can counter EPAM anywhere with the higher offer. What's the salary range for Lead Software Engineer A4?@ TIA
Has anyone else silently quit their current job? I'm so mentally checked out (also currently on the bench). My manager has been trying to push me to find new roles but I could honestly care less. I've actually been working on getting out... I feel some level of guilt and anxiety but this isn't for me anymore.
Nagarro , YOE -4 ,Tech stack -QA , I have joined Nagarro 6 months ago , i was tagged in first project AFTER spending 2 months in bench , project was in manual testing , I asked the manager for change of project and he approved that I was released from project within 1.5 month , again got tagged in project project started very late and now there is again manual testing , should I re ask to change project ,or search for other opportunities outside ???? I want to work purely on automation testing
Perhaps they should also build their diversity bench strength more? https://strategyonline.ca/2021/10/27/rethink-builds-its-strategic-bench-strength/
I've been released from my project in tata consultancy services, i have >1 year of experience, that means i have to pay bond amount of 50k. Do i need to serve notice period while I'm on bench now or is there a way of not serving notice period. ?
Hello guys, I recently joined cts its been a month and didn't received any project yet. Can someone help me with the bench policy of the cts.
Guys am really concerned about the EPB deduction.. I still have 75 days.. in NP But the responses am reading in various groups about EPB deduction is hilarious.. Thinking to get it confirmed from HR...!! If he says it will get deducted, I'll ask to shift me on bench as I don't see any point in working for a minute more for current project.. Or else I would really not give damn about the work.. Just login and loggoff.. Any suggestions PS: Many post suggest EPB from Mar 21' till LWD deducted HCL T
Hi Dear Fishes, 😔 I feel sad. I've been skinny shamed all my life, i went to a gym today for membership and a guy pointing the bench press said "tu isey uthayega ya ye tujhe" felt so humiliating. I really wanna improve my body and bulk up but scared to face the gym, and such people. If you have any suggestions for me please comment. EPAM Systems Shell Capgemini Tata Consultancy Accenture Infosys
Is it normal to feel guilty and withdrawals after busy season? Being on the bench feels weird even though I know I’ve earned this free time after the past rough 5-6 months. What can I do to feel better about this? I know I should be studying for certifications but I’m just feeling tired and unmotivated right now along with anxious for when things pick back up. P.S. I am an A1
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How much does everyone save on avg a month? Right now I'm at $2,500 not counting 401k...trying to see if this is in the low or high side
Hot take: America’s racial divisions will lead to its downfall. Lack of a nationwide identity will cause tribalism and prevent investment in critical priorities (e.g. education, safety net, etc)
Chicago 🐡 🐟: Ambassador here. we're having another happy hour 3/25! See eventbrite link below and look for an email soon. See you there!! https://www.eventbrite.com/e/chicago-consultants-happy-hour-tickets-32707079756
Pro tip: when you're waiting for your uber at the airport on Thursday night, have them pick you up from the departures area. It's usually empty so there's way less traffic
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Does anyone else find it troubling that firm holidays are not factored into our utilization targets? Think those 12 days should be removed from the CSH 🎯 denominator we're judged by at YE.
United or Southwest for 2016? Flying out of Chicago, have silver on United and nothing on SW... #consultingpeasant
PwC wtf is this sharing rooms at PwC University? Why do I work for a Big 4 if we can't even afford to have our rooms at a mandatory training? Anyone that's done PU what's the deal?
Ever have one of those days that make you wish you got hit by a bus this morning so you wouldn't have to go through today?
Surrounded by Giants and Patriots fans @ Penn Station .... People move out of the way I need to get to Newark Airport 😒
In your opinion, what can companies do to make racial diversity in management and corporate leadership positions a priority?
Getting phone calls on the flight today in Airplane mode. Is that because Gogo is AT&T wifi now?
Male client is pursuing me to take a job at the co. Treated me to $400 dinner. Told me he loves me (then said he meant it "figuratively"). And presented the offer by saying "I want you..." Red flags?
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