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How does everyone's bench look right now? What are most of your bench policies in terms of how long they give you to get staffed typically

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Wow just a week? I suppose I should count myself lucky..finally getting staffed after 7 weeks


Haven't seen the bench and it's been 3.5 years


Turns out the part of our business model based on long-term contracts has a phase-shifted reaction to market conditions!


Have yet to go on the bench in the last year, so couldn't tell ya


We have no bench for CD&O. You only get a week.

I heard there are limited projects in Tech/Media/Teleco which are looking to staff, so not good. Lots of people on the beach.

ACN2 maybe it changed recently? I think it also depends on what type of hire/ practice.

True , I think it is a function of group for sure..and the skillsets

A1 there is no way it's one week

We have a month for people who suck and up to 8 months for those who don't. If you're particularly well-liked, you have an indefinite bench if your CM wants to keep you on a team.

Haven't been on the bench since aug 2014 but our bench is super thin

@A4 CD&O I believe. Cycle time is longer. Takes a bit to catch up with Client & Market. For example, if we have a two year contract, there will be need from deals sold in 2014

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