A President, who received 3 million fewer votes, gets to put another Justice on the bench after being confirmed by a Republican majority who represent 11 million fewer Americans than their counterparts, and 2 of those republicans were not elected by the people, but appointed by Governors. Explain to me again how this is a legitimate hearing?
Need advice for resigning while on bench. I already have a start date with the new employer. Should I do a traditional two week notice or give <=1 week notice instead? My goal is to not burn bridges, but I also don’t want to get let go on the spot since I have nothing to “wrap up” besides HR tasks. I’ve read on here that sometimes they will let you go day of and pay you out for two weeks but I don’t see why any firm would do that for somebody not currently performing billable work...
Shoutout to all the consulting moms out there. I ever make it big you’re getting bench work for a year. God bless my wife. My gosh
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
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.
On the bench and anxious! Does everyone have a project lined up immediately after a project ends even if that project weren't the top choice?
The bench at Pdubs feels like death row right now, with an engagement feeling like a reprieve from the governor, or more precisely like a supervised furlough.
I've been on the bench for a month, should I be worried? There is no projects in my group in sight 😪 any suggestions?
New hire at ACN Strat and on the bench (expected) how long before I should begin to feel worried about job security... Manager level.
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
At what point do you start looking for extra work to do if you’re on the bench as an associate and already notified staffing of your availability? Been 2 weeks and mostly been using the break to catch up with life stuff
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
ON THE BENCH!! After almost 2 years of being on different projects, couldn’t be happier for a little break. What do folks do on the bench to enjoy it to the max? Do tell! 🤗
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.
Which consulting firms sponsor for a full MBA. I’ll start 1. Deloitte - sponsors MBA - need to work for two years post MBA in the firm.
Remote week. Not packing tonight! 💃🏿💃🏿💃🏿💃🏿💃🏿
Would anyone at Droga be willing to connect? Either over zoom or coffee? I’ve trying to plan my next move and have always wanted to work there. Figured I’d give this a shot. Hard working mid level writer who started off as an account person. Understand there might not be openings, but would love to learn more about what it’s like. Thank you!
What's the norm for consulting firms during a shutdown? Do people on non funded projects usually get furloughed or kept on? Asking because I've been at a bigger firm that kept everyone on during the last shutdown, but I'm at a much smaller company now that is going to furlough on a project by project basis (if your project is shutdown, you get furloughed). Just curious if this is commonplace among smaller firms/what the norm is for bigger ones as well? What's been your experience?
EY Senior 2 (Advisory) salary?
Can’t find freelance rates anywhere in salary & compensation. What’s yours? Sr writer: $75/hr
Interviewed for a senior UX role and got an offer letter for UX (no senior title). Said they wanted someone with a lot more experience and probably won't even hire for the Sr role for awhile. (Cont'd)
I recently switched job and joined another B4 firm. As part of the hiring I was promised with a sign on bonus. Now I have received the sign on bonus twice, in back to back paychecks. I know I have to somehow return the second bonus to the firm. Does anyone know how taxes work on this? As both the bonuses were tax deducted prior to deposit, when I return amount do I need to pay back the withheld taxes to the firm as well? Asking as the amount is big and don’t want to go in the IRS route. TIA.
EY GDS is hiring professionals across all levels Pan India. Freshers till experienced (0 to 15 years experience) CA/CPA/ACCA. If interested, share profile to- Manalrehtal1986@gmail.com
Anyone familiar with Slalom’s regional delivery team? How’s your experience been? I’ve been interviewing and was hoping to get some insights on the group.
Are those of us on H1b/F1 allowed to enroll in community College for any courses? The one near me has a motorcycle training course that waives the skills test for 1/3rd the price of its competitors
Alvarez & Marsal - What’s the average/target utilization (billable utilization) percentage for a Senior Associate in PEPI?
Any tips for building a client base from scratch? I’m a 4th year associate at a firm of 12 attorneys. I practice in business, compliance, and real estate (primarily on partners’ files) and don’t litigate. Most of the partners’ clients are wealthy friends or friends of friends (not my circle). Associates are not referred business, even cold calls, and so far “networking” events like Chamber of Commerce luncheons have been a bust. I equate a book to autonomy and career choice and pressure is on.
How do Copywriters interview in the US? Do you have copy-tests? Do you get assignments? Do you just show you book? Do you test-work for a day?
Trying to pay 100k mortgage that I took at 8.7%, making 135k+bonus, rent 2k, emergency savings 20k.should I save more or set aside more toward loan - please help.
Anyone know of remote contract tax opportunities? I’ve been in industry a couple yrs & I’m thinking about picking up some evening hours reviewing returns in busy season. Specialty: partnerships & RE
Any book recommendations on the financial crisis? I’ve read the big short and too big to fail
Salary range in PNW for a generalist MC with 3YOE (1.5 MC, 1.5 industry)? I have no idea what I should ask for...
Does gpa matter once you have the interview at consulting firms or do they ask for it as a formality? ~2 years out of UG if that changes things.
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