I am on the bench. If I give my 2 weeks notice will I get paid even tho I am not on anything and don’t have to wrap up any work?
Any trial attorneys in here who can speak to hours at trial? The partners who I work for must have some kind of pharmaceutical help, because on a 2 week trial they are expecting everyone (partners, associates, and paralegals) to operate on 1-2 hours of sleep per night and be ready to go and be flawless in court all day, every day. This is my first jury trial so I have no context for knowing whether this is normal or not. I had a bench trial that was a lot of work, but not like this.
F, just got rolled off & having a hard time feeling like it’s not bc I challenged M Mgr. Have seen him disrespect F Mgr in front of the team and make her visibly upset. Feels sexist. First proj @ D. ☹️
What a time to be on the bench
What fun things you would do if you are on bench and know that you're starting engagement next week?
What would you do if you had 2 weeks of bench time or vacation right now? Go to India to meet family or roam around US by yourself
Just got on the bench.. How long can I prolong this beach time until I get a warning? Analyst level and 100% chargeability YTD
Anyone in the SoCal region looking for an Analyst in Accenture ? Please let me know, the bench is extremely boring
Already on the bench for 7 weeks and nothing on radar until Jan end .... when does the talent or HR meeting invite come?
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?
It’s been week I joined @deloitte USDC Gilbert(analytic and cognitive ) , as solution specialist I am on bench .. any suggestion you guys can give me in getting projects ? #deloitte
Doing some dead boring shit. But working with a great senior manager who promises to pull me up if I stick. But counsellor advises to roll off and find something aligned to me. Opinion? I'm jus staff1
Have to be out of country for 8 weeks with only 5 weeks of PTO and project getting over right when I am leaving. What is better for H1b - to be on bench or unpaid leave?
Anyone have advice for an analyst who has been on the bench for two months and is still looking for a first project? I have been pinging but not getting a ton of responses
Kind of started seeing someone in the city I was traveling to but unexpectedly rolled off earlier than I was supposed to. Here's to another lonely Valentine's Day 😶
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.
Got staffed on a project half way through. Made great relationships with leadership. Got extended. But now I am back to my original roll off date bc of budget issues. Is this an excuse? Pos feedback
Accenture CN peeps, my manager has not been able to staff me to a project for 2 weeks now after my release from one of the projects where the role as as good as content manager’s. I had voluntarily asked for my roll off as the role was just to upload come content on various platforms. They tried allocating me to some internal project but I asked them to staff me on a client facing project. I want to know what is the impact of all this on your performance or relationship with manager etc.?
Expecting a baby this summer. Should I still be looking for other job opportunities? EY has a very generous paternity leave if you’ve been with the firm for 1+ years, but not sure if I would have the same opportunity to take 2-3 months leave if I switch jobs. Can I potentially work parental leave into negotiations?
Just got done the first round phone call with Credit Karma, they want a 45 minute tech interview with the HM, and next would be a 4 HOURS interview split over TWO DAYS. They also want whoever they hire to be onsite (not mentioned on job listing) in SF within 6 weeks of start date? Who they think they are? Big tech?!
Does taking medical leave for 3 months adversely affect future exit opportunities? When I apply to other jobs, does HR check how much leave you took and see that as a red flag?
I just got a class set of Kindles. Let me know the best ways to integrate them into a middle school pre-Algebra and Algebra classroom! (Desmos is becoming mandatory)
If we're in healthcare consulting but currently working remotely, do we qualify to get the vaccine early?
Got a new Bonvoy credit card. How long does it take for the 15 elite nights to be credited?
Dear sharks! Help me with online/ classroom MBA program that could be attended during weekends. YOE: 6.5 Role: Project Manager I don’t want to quit my job and pursue full time.
I’m not pregnant but I am in family planning mode. Is it worth going full time for maternity leave benefits? Does anyone have insight or experience with self funding your own maternity leave? I’d love to hear about others experience if they did. Thanks!
Survey please respond Big 4 Hi Everyone, I run an analytics website that aims to provide more transparency for college students and young working professionals into potential career paths. I have a survey below specifically targeted for Big 4 professionals. If you have the time can you please fill out this survey? The survey will not ask for any personal information. If you are interested in the results of the survey please email firstname.lastname@example.org Survey Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc-aKT6KBcIgc9nFMBuS9_WSyabS2tSt2nL7zn0W18kzJZ6TA/viewform Thanks!
As an ADC applying this summer for 2022 start, I haven’t gotten a chance to connect with any L.E.K. Consulting members and I really want to get to know the company better before moving on with my application. Any L.E.K. Consulting fish out there willing to spare a few minutes to chat about their work, the company, the culture etc? Thanks!
Senior director - 420K TC. 10 YOE. Is this high or low? Looking for my next move up in terms of comp. VP at small cap? Lateral move to another large cap+negotiation? Life sciences arms of Tech?
If FAANG PM roles are the new “prestige”, what graduate programs guarantee employment into FAANG at the same rate M7 lines you up for roles at MBB? Coding bootcamps don’t seem to be answer....neither does “Master in X”🧐
Hey guys I also got laid off at D. 1 year experience as a BTA>S&A>CCG. Would anybody mind helping a mate out with any referrals? Would love to discuss over DM. Appreciate your help, thank you so much!
What’s the best company to earn points with on a hertz rental? Hertz or an airline or hotels, etc. trying to figure out best return.
Have the opportunity to interview for both an internal consulting and customer facing analytics (sql etc.) role at a public tech company. Same comp. Thoughts on which can maximize comp in 3-5 years?
Does anyone have any insight on EY’s Tech Transformation practice? Types of projects, travel, salary raises, exit opps, etc? Thanks!
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