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Idk what to do with my career. I feel very lost. I have been sitting on the bench a lot. I have tried networking but no projects come up. Not that I’m complaining about having no work, but I just feel like I’m missing out on the experiences and personal growth / development. As someone early on their career, I would like to learn as much as possible. Should I apply for other jobs?

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Upskill, talk to your counselor and staffing manager, and just plain ask people If that’s still becoming a dead end, def apply out. Happy to refer! What’s your skillset?

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FDD is underwater and turning engagements down… how were you not staffed? Are you the last class of rotational associates and perhaps on the bench since landing in Strategy? I am confused…

I have also been very frustrated with the staffing process. HR kept saying there are more to come, but I see nothing.

i feel the same way 🥺 took them a few months to get me my first project & now that is ending this week; waiting to hear what’s next…

Are there any certifications that you can work towards with this downtime? Something to help with your skillset? Make use of the time while you have it!

Get a Salesforce, Aws, or ServiceNow cert or two

Are you a POC (and non Indian) by any chance?

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