How do I get my old project to leave me alone? I rolled off, but they keep calling me in for little things. My new project leads are okay with it for now, but I want it to end. What to do?
What’s the best way to roll off a team without blow back? These people are stressing me out
What do you do when you're on the bench? Apparently I'm being picked up next week, but my team hasn't sent me any prep materials. I'm helping for 2-3 hrs per day, but the rest of the time......nada.
When your office clearing the bench via 'managed attrition' but u 100% chargeable so u ain't trippin...⛷
I'm 10lbs stronger on bench press when managers are in the gym, and 20lbs stronger when directors are there. Anyone?
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.
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...
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
1st time on the bench in 3 years. Check out demand portal: "wtf is this shit?" No wonder everyone is unstaffed and getting the boot.
When you match with someone really attractive on tinder on the day you roll off.....#thestruggle
Totally used to long days, but back-to-back 12-14 hours RIGHT after 2 weeks of bench is killer.
I was laid off from a resource management role, working with employees approaching or on the bench, working with managers to staff projects, and support functions like report creation, scheduling, etc. Roles like this are few and many large consulting firms have frozen internal hiring. Do you think it would be beneficial to get a SHRM cert? Would that help get a "talent related" HR role? Worth the money? I have a background in recruitment as well.
Anyone in the SoCal region looking for an Analyst in Accenture ? Please let me know, the bench is extremely boring
Food for thought: With so many SMs and PPMDs stuck at home with kids and no help and with so many Staff, Seniors, Consultants, etc on the bench... (cont)
If it’s hard to find projects in summer cause it’s slow, and Nov-Jan cause it’s slow, then am I supposed to spend half the year on the freaking bench!?
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?
Bad form to take sick days for mental health during your two-week notice period? Leaving a very toxic environment thankfully.
Worked hard, won business and asked for a raise - got 10%. Now closer to median salary for my YOE. But it’s not in effect until my first year anniversary which is 2-3 months away. Should I accept the raise or negotiate?
I feel im targeted due to my ethnicity .. When I raised my concern with HR I'm being threatened with PIP.. How do deal with it? I'm worried being fired.. Where as I been on my numbers for two years.....
I had a final interview on Friday, and was explicitly told they would be giving me an offer. The wait is killing me. When can I reach out to follow up on status?
Hey paid social folks — what would be a fair freelancing hourly rate in NYC? duties: strategizing digital plans, setting up campaigns, optimizing, reporting, and general digital consulting experience: 3 years in agency doing social and programmatic
Question for the group. I am an experienced individual currently searching to get out of private and into public. I am a CFE and Certified Technology Business Management Executive (CTBME) with an MBA and am scheduled to take AUD of CPA on May 13th. Am I barking up the wrong career tree to try to exchange an extensive and diverse career into what appears to be specialization within public? I really enjoy project work as the monthly grind has worn very, very thin. Opinions?
Where did people have success with stamping? I’m a Russian citizen and trying to get an H1B stamp to visit my family. Been close to 2 years since I haven’t travelled abroad and hate it
What to do if you’re only 40 hours away from meeting the Covid bonus target due end of Sept. and your partners don’t give you work even though you begged everyone for work?
I'm having difficulty making personal connections with students this year. I teach hybrid, so I have a room half full of students in front of me and half at home on zoom. I have tried playing educational games, I greet them each time I see them, I try to do small talk, I make positive comments on their work, it just isn't happening. Any ideas?
Any anecdotes on what happened to MBA consulting interns who received return offers during the last recession? Were offers rescinded? Feeling pretty nervous.
Kellogg (no money) vs. Darden (50% scholarship). At a boutique consulting firm now and trying to move to MBB. Which do I choose? I love both schools.
I just got laid off and I just don’t know what to say “if” I ever get an interview. Any tips would be appreciated. I know when you get laid off, no one wants to hire you.
Just got turned down by Amazon after two extensive writing assignments, 6 interviews and hours spent preparing. And their policy doesn’t allow them to give feedback when an offer is not made. Talk about a bruised ego. The only silver lining is staying long enough to collect the October and January big law bonuses and then I’m out! The question is where else pays like Amazon?!
Any advice for someone looking to transition into a full HR Generalist role from Recruiting. I’m currently a Campus Recruiter with about 5 years of HR experience (Coordinator- Higher Ed). I received my PHR certification in September 2020 and sitting for my SHRM-CP in two weeks. I’m having a hard time transitioning into a full Generalist position.
EU big 4 Sequence of events: Wk 0- confirmed offer on video followed by an compensation detail email Wk 1- Negotiations Wk 2- Recruiter promised to have the final number. Didn't. Wk 3- received the final numbers after a follow up. Accepted. Ws told to receive letter next week Wk 4- nothing Wk 5- asked for an update. told there ws system error. ll have the letter by Tuesday Tuesday, week 6- still no offer letter Can someone advise what shall be the tone of follow up? Is this delay normal?
Anyone done, or know someone who’s done the mit sloan fellows mba? Considering that or an EMBA.
I feel like one of the students with my attention off the lesson (in my case, it is all the grading and feedback I need to complete!) and my attention being pulled to this app and many others🤣 I'm even writing this while I know I shouldn't be...then I'll check for comments...😅
H1b stamping in Canada after joining Deloitte. I am joining next month ..want to go for h1b stamping immediately to canada.Can anyone from deloitte please share the experience..is it advisable to do.
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