Got staffed my first week in the firm, was expecting the overhiring to give me some quality beach time.
New hire at ACN Strat and on the bench (expected) how long before I should begin to feel worried about job security... Manager level.
I've been on the bench for a month, should I be worried? There is no projects in my group in sight 😪 any suggestions?
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
Anyone else love listening to Bollywood music in the gym? Others probably think I have hip hop or rap playing but in reality I’m doing bench press while blasting badri ki dulhania 😂🇮🇳
Ladies, looking for advice on when to tell job that I’m expecting. I am due early November. I’m on the bench, so being considered for multiple rolls. I’d start and then have to go on leave 2-3 months later. Any advice? Are there any specific rules? I was thinking of telling HR 30days out to start leave conversation. TIA!
TFW all the New Years resolution people are at the gym and the regulars can't even get a flat bench despite the gym have 18 of them... and the people "using" them aren't actually using them
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.
If you were on the bench for a while with nothing on your plate, would you volunteer for an RFP in your practice but in an area you have zero interest in? RFP is for an ERP implementation
4 weeks on the bench. Reached out to 15+ MDs and SMs to help with proposals and/or staffing opps. Radio silence. Guess no one needs help then.
Long Post : I have a divorced female friend that I have known for over 15 years and consider as a sister. For the past couple weeks because I was on the bench and bored we talked about an hour+ often, especially when I am walking and need company. My wife went through my T mobile call history and mad because I'm talking to her too often and too long. She knows the friend as well and we all hangout on multiple occasions. Am I doing something wrong here? Or my wife is just insecure?
Me: I should really do something with all this spare bench time I have. Also me: let me check IG, fbook, fbowl, and challenge all my working friends to a mobile game for 8 hrs
I heard a news about few people who are in bench were laid off recently. Is it true? Anyone heard about this? One of my friend's friend who is around 2 years was laid off. She was told by talent team that clients are asking for more experience candidates and they were not able to match her to any project. She is from Salesforce practice. Please confirm if anyone heard this type of news.
Got called Friday at 1pm saying I could only bill 10hrs next week and had to roll off after due to budget. Wow thanks its not like you had a budget excel sheet and could have told me this atleast...
What's the longest you've sat on the bench? For me it was almost 3 months and I got promoted that year. I don't have a need to ever use my vacation days....
Hi everyone 🎅! I'm looking to join online communities (like this one) for people in customer success. Particularly Slack groups. Anyone have any recommendations? Thanks!
Client: "Do you have any insight on this?" Translation: "You guys majorly screwed this up, but we don't know any more than you do."
How do you ask for a raise? And I do mean quite literally what words do you say. I have a mid year review coming up and I want to ask. Just finished my first year, started at a very low salary (65k) for defense litigation associate and no raise yet. I am in a state where wages are lower than the big cities but I still think this is too low given partners make 250k-500k/year. Thanks.
For Kellogg why are some people interviewing with adcoms and others are interviewing with students/alumni?
Can you name drop clients in an interview (if asked)? Assuming they are public and obviously not divulging sensitive information
I am a financial services consultant (non-Big 4) with a second round interview at Deloitte (three 45 min interviews back-to-back). I have never interviewed at a Big 4 before. Any advice?
What are the top 3 things you look for in a job/profession? Please keep to max 3 only. I will go first: 1. Degree of challenge 2. Firm culture 3. Money
First year out of college, on a project with typical mon-thurs travel. Was fine with it at first but now after the 6 month mark starting to get pretty tired of it, now having second thoughts if the...
Exp hires (consultant lvl - tech) at D - can u share your signing bonus amt? Want to know what to expect
Folks who have applied for L1A in the past - what do you respond when questioned about budgetary authority? I understand that this would be the expense budget on my clients which I’m managing, but not sure if I’m missing anything else
Hi Fishes, I have recently joined PwC SDC as an Associate 2. Wanted to know that is there any smartphone reimbursement or mobile phone program here. TIA!
As an incoming healthcare Provider Operation EA at PwC what can I expect? Background is in operation manager but what are some skill sets I should brush up on? Excel,power bi, ppt, tableau and what else? I have 3 weeks before I start and I want to be ready. Also for traveling, does this position require international travel as well or domestic travel throughout the states. Just out of curiosity. Thanks again you guys!
Hi fishes,do ey gds reimburse monthy internet?
What’s the average salary of a Federal Accenture analyst? Is it much different than other Analysts?
Has there been in layoffs in Public sector? From what I can tell it has been all in commercial advisory...
Any ideas on how to structure a virtual happy hour with a big group, to really get people engaged?
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How much do people save, pre and post tax, including 401k contributions? I’m 2 years out of college, no debt, making 90k a year, saving around 30% pre tax a year, wondering how others think about this
In final stage of interviews for a Google BizOps strategy lead role, for customer acquisitions. Does anyone have feedback on what this team does, and the dynamics with the rest of Google?
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