If you project ends right around when you turn in 2 week notice, will most company let you go immediately or honor your 2 weeks? Those 2 weeks will just be bench weeks then. (I’m Not going to a competitor).
ON THE BENCH!! After almost 2 years of being on different projects, couldn’t be happier for a little break. What do folks do on the bench to enjoy it to the max? Do tell! 🤗
Never been on the bench. Always been 90+% utilization rate. Can I just be on the bench so I can study for CPA 🤣😭
TFW all the New Years resolution people are at the gym and the regulars can't even get a flat bench despite the gym have 18 of them... and the people "using" them aren't actually using them
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...
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.
Ladies, looking for advice on when to tell job that I’m expecting. I am due early November. I’m on the bench, so being considered for multiple rolls. I’d start and then have to go on leave 2-3 months later. Any advice? Are there any specific rules? I was thinking of telling HR 30days out to start leave conversation. TIA!
I've been on the bench for a month, should I be worried? There is no projects in my group in sight 😪 any suggestions?
I spend my days without showering, just eating junk food and watching puppy videos. What the bench has done to me..
Risk of getting fired as a new experienced hire in HC with solid 3 ratings and tons of impactful PRD, but on the bench for too long?
Hi, I got selected in wipro. I have worked in 3 organization till now. So in my first organization my last working day was 23rd oct 2017 and for my 2 nd organization my joining date is 25 sept 2017....these dates are overlapping because my 1st organization had vacation concept(bench without pay)..... So i served notice period there and my second organization asked me join immediately. Will this overlapping affect my bgv in wipro? Everything is genuine. Any suggestions?
As a new joiner to the firm, how many weeks of bench time are considered ok ? And when should I start looking outside ?
Mamas, have you asked for a roll off or less responsibilities on your current project due to pregnancy symptoms like morning sickness? My client is so critical and demanding it’s caused me to have stress hives and panic attacks. I don’t think I can do my role well pregnant and don’t want the stress to cause the baby harm.
Is it a negative to get rolled off your first study about halfway into a 4 month engagement, due to not having the necessary skill set for the next phase?
If you were on the bench for a while with nothing on your plate, would you volunteer for an RFP in your practice but in an area you have zero interest in? RFP is for an ERP implementation
Met this guy 1.5 months ago... we’ve been on several dates and suddenly he stoped reaching out 2 weeks ago ... my pride wont let me reach out again 😔 ghosting sucks and at 28 idk if ill ever find a man at this rate
Is there anyone at Dropbox who is willing to give me a referral for a software engineer internship position next summer (2022)? Thanks in advance!
Introverts with admits to B schools - how are you all planning on surviving the networking events? I don’t enjoy large groups of people (>5) and am already tired of the incessant zoom calls and meetups 😭
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
Question for everyone-what are the top reasons that you may choose to leave a project or even your firm?
What are the packages like at PwC if you are laid off. Is it 2 weeks per year? Negotiable? If you are getting laid off in the next few weeks do you get your bonus?
First there were small groups of humans in caves, then communities formed, then kingdoms, then empires, then countries. Leave aside the impact to globalization due to covid, the future might be contd.
Looking at exit opportunities and job description says Big 4 experience in addition to helping prepare FS and helping prepare tax forms. I mean in Big 4 you're either in audit or tax.
Hello everyone, I have attended TCS interview last week and yesterday they have asked me to upload the docs for further processing.. it means that I have got selected? anyone please advise..
Best office chair for 200 or less? (On a budget)
I got fired from Facebook in 2013 and then got a better job at Google (five years now). I want to go back to Facebook, but I'm not sure if they'd consider me again, or if it's even less likely.
I recently interviewed at Facebook for IAM analyst position. The interview went very well and I was able to answer all questions and have hands on experience in everything I explained. I was rejected and I am really unsure about the cause. Please help me with a reality check, what could have gone wrong? Thank you
How was your experience flying domestic in early third trimester? Should I check my bag just to make it easier?
Hi! What are some of your best strategies for coming up with a name for a side project? I’m about to start a food related site + dinner club but am having a really hard time coming up with a good name
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