On a project in Charlotte,NC for a while. Any recs on places to eat / dessert spots or coffee shops / things to do?
What is everyone doing to keep busy if you’re on the bench? Honestly hard to study when I’m not sure if I’ll be able to take exam in foreseeable future due to current circumstances.
I haven’t had a recruiter reach out to me in a while 😔 feeling very dejected since I’m also on the bench.
My current client 🙄
Potential to take a job at a firm that pays a higher rate but only pays if you’re staffed. Excited by the upside but nervous that unexpected bench time might dig into that perceived benefit. (Cont.)
8 o'clock meeting in the client site, caught an early flight and planned to get some sleep on the flight. The fucking baby next to me started crying his lungs out. FML.
Hi Eric, I got staffed on a project and have been pretty idle at the client site... Advice for asking for and getting work? Thanks for doing this btw!
How common is an employment contract with specific language for the following: 1. I agree to pay my employer if a client follows me to another firm after my employment ends.
You know you're on the bench when you find a bruise on your low chin from where you've been resting your head on your knuckles while browsing the Internet all friggin day
How has anyone handles short term disability leave? I’m out due to illness and client and company understand but do not know anything past that. I will not disclose my illness or details
Accenture MC/Strategy vs Deloitte S&O ? For exit opps into f500 strategy groups , prestige , B school admissions, overall project pipeline for strategy work ? Pls no troll answers
Constantly being asked by my manager to put together trackers/draft emails to the client with action items/instructions on how to complete. I send them to said manager, and then they (cont.)
Hi- I am currently a software dev project manager and looking at CISA cert to make a switch to IT auditing. What are some good roles/companies that are hiring? Any other tips or info on the day to day jobs for someone with this cert? I am looking for a more "quiet" role. Less meeting/zoom call time..
Been practicing a year now. Of 6 attorneys, 4 will be retiring soon, and I was brought in to hopefully take over. I am troubled: first that my partners largely provide me with no guidance. They handed me a client with a large quantity of fairly straightforward casework and have been hands off since. There also hasn’t been any talk of a raise/performance review. How should I ask for guidance/mentor ship? How do I ask for a raise, or should I presume one is coming?
Deal closes, your client buys/sells the company you did DD on and it hits the news online. Are you annoyed if the partner doesn’t say anything about it after weeks/months or hard work? Or could you not care less?
Have a client that I work on with a couple of other account people that we are having a hard time keeping him in track with timelines, specially when each of us account people’s projects end up...
Is booze allen Hamilton (bah) having any layoffs. Friend joined Bah last year Nov and was on prj till March.been on bench since then and now scared that layoff can happen anytime. Since they are new to bah don't have much network and don't know if others are let go. Any insight will be useful
Advice on dealing with clients who are super lazy / really rely on you to do everything? Our team delivered everything, but they didn’t know how to apply a filter on excel so asked us to add a filter / other silly asks If it happens a couple times fine, but I’m quickly finding out this client is just pushing all their day to day work to us...I’m looking for guidance on how folks approach / engage these types of clients
Deloitte Fed S&O interview - will they use a Federal specific example in the case interview? Or general like others?
In Deloitte US, they can reimburse smartwatch under wellbeing subsidy. Will it be applicable to Deloitte USI starting Jan 2022? Just a hype, even i am not sure, saw this image in Deloitte Net
United's customer service is so bad. Tonight was the last straw. Im global services but can't keep supporting a company that treats loyal customers so poorly.Which airlines have good customer service?
What percent of your GROSS income do you pay for rent? Age, gender, and if you’re sharing with a S/O would be helpful as well!
Anyone know HMA's consulting structure and salary bands? Glassdoor is not helping. Also, where would they be in the Chartis/ECG/Guidehouse (Navigant)/Huron ranking?
I am curious how other inclusion teachers are being utilized when the school is doing remote learning. I find that I am sitting in the zoom class and have very little opportunity to contribute. I am having discussions with my teachers on ways that I can better support them and the students when remote.
Hi All, On which topics can we expect questions for SAP SD role with 4 YOE? Please let me know..
Has anyone in creative bought a house or apartment? I’m in NYC and trying to pull trigger but fear of job instability and layoffs is crippling me w indecision. Apts ain’t cheap
Been interviewing with my top choice company and it’s been going great..... and then they sent me the case study I have to do
I wanted to check with you because I was contacted by Amazon for a role position called “Global Product Marketing manager lead” .It is for PAE org. Do you have some input on: 1. What salary range this might be at? It is L6 2. Any thoughts on the PAE org? Culture, work life balance, etc? 3. Any thoughts about career projection?
Anyone looking for an HR Manager? Interested in remote work preferably in the a bay area. I have my SHRM-CP
How do you handle not getting a promotion or bonus based on subjective reasoning? Would you stay with the firm? Context: Outperform my peers and exceed my goals, yet still denied.
LEK 🐟 what % of the time do you work on client site / travel? Have spoken to someone in your Australia office who said that they work from your offices 80% of the time. Is it the same in the US?
Just went client side and oh boy the drama is minimal and I’m feeling hella grateful. Also every other person does NOT edit my copy. Whaaattt?
Desi fam - parents visiting from India. My dad is 68 and has heart conditions. I want to make sure we get some good travel insurance. Any recommendations? Thanks guys!!!
Hey Guys, I’m newer to sales and having difficulty hitting my number. With so many of my targets not seeing reps due to Covid, gaining access has been a large barrier. Any suggestions that you all can provide? I’d appreciate any advice. Syneos Health
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