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Hitting the bench for the first time soon, any advice on how to look for projects?

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Screw that. Enjoy the bench. Get high. Ponder life. Figure out the true meaning of life. And plan a way to the fuuuuuck outta consulting

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Currently taking the advice of P1 and P2

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You should definitely enjoy the bench OP, easy hours means plenty of time to do so! I still recommend following my advice though, working on pursuits is a great way to not only have visibility in your practice and to have first pick of the projects you want to be staffed on, which makes life so much better & more enjoyable long term. Also, I wouldn't get high while on the bench, as you never know if you'll require a drug test for your next client onboarding. Just my 2¢

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Reach out to managers/directors/coach and ask to help with pursuits

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What P2 said

Whatever PwC2 says I agree 😍

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