I rolled off a project and after 3 weeks they staffed me back. Just the thought of going back gave me a headache and a knot in my stomach :(. Just wanted to vent.
Is it true that except behavioural and harrasment ground; TCS will not fire anyone? Due to bad performance; unallocation, "stay in bench for more than a month" cause any job threat in TCS just like other organization?
I wonder if it's a case of the Mondays on the bench or if my motivation will just never return...🤔
How long can I be off the grid for when on the bench? I am staying home today/ tomorrow to do CPE requirements and not get roped into stuff so I can get it done. Will do pd work wed.frowned upon or no
If you are on the bench and hand in your 2 week notice will you let go immediately and still receive 2 weeks pay?
Currently on bench for a week and absolutely loving it! Not doing any BD work whatsoever! How do I avoid people from pulling me into engagements or proposal documentations? 😅
Has anyone ever put in their 2-week notice while on the bench and got let go prior because... no work?
I need help, ladies! Just found out I have to roll off my team junior ASAP due to scope change. She is great and did nothing wrong, but lacks the financial modeling skills we now need. Contd
Would you consider working as a contractor while on the bench with your current firm? 🤔 Unethical? Too risky?
F, just got rolled off & having a hard time feeling like it’s not bc I challenged M Mgr. Have seen him disrespect F Mgr in front of the team and make her visibly upset. Feels sexist. First proj @ D. ☹️
When you're on the bench too long waiting for your next engagement to kick off, anyone else reminded of the opening sequence from "Apocalypse Now!"? Might just be me...
Already on the bench for 7 weeks and nothing on radar until Jan end .... when does the talent or HR meeting invite come?
Accenture bench is deeeeep. Especially strategy.
Got an email from CLEAR that my membership is up for renewal soon. I had gotten it free through United 1K (earned in 2019). With united extending status, does that mean I can renew CLEAR for free? No plans of using it anytime soon (S/O to COVID), but don’t want to forget or lose the perk before I travel next...
I’m currently working on a project where I’m in a group of four. Someone said “hey I’m in your group”, and I said “sorry, the group is full”, and they said “when did we pick up this other person, we can’t do groups of 5”. They aren’t picking up the hint...
Looking to leave big4 and return to the practice of law, preferably in house counsel somewhere. In my search, I notice some of the big4 firms (e.g, PWC) are actually hiring in house legal counsel. Curious to know details about these positions and departments if anyone has insight. Good/bad culture, pay, how you’re evaluated, etc.?
What’s everyone using for testing SAP these days? UFT on the way out? What’s becoming the standard?
You just finished teaching a skill / topic in your lesson. Children are now off to work on that skill independently: who are you targeting first to support, your students in the red or your students in the yellow?
Are any young healthy people considering going out and getting COVID on purpose? Most antibody studies are showing the disease is far more prevalent than we realized and therefore a much lower...
Weird random thoughts of the day. Do you think it’s possible to make 7 figures in the SAP world? This would prolly take in to account bonus’s structures things of that nature.
New hire- I’m making my employer 401k match, and have money sitting around. Can I put a lump sum into a Roth IRA or something before the year ends?
If I put in my two weeks and the last week is PTO I already had planned (at an unlimited PTO firm) will they just tell me they're not paying me for the last week?
In case anyone’s near Queens College, I saw a post on Facebook that they have a pop-up vaccine site for J&J in the student union and are giving them until they run out. It was posted about two hours ago.
What are legitimate options in careers for a tax manager coming from a midsize PA firm and 7 years of experience? I am feeling totally burned out of PA going to have 2,000 billable hours by EOY. Would really appreciate all suggestions!
I’m 29, at my first serious job, and am getting fired (not laid off). Feel like an idiot, and don’t know anyone else my age who has been fired. If you’ve been fired, can you tell me about it? I’m LA based in PR & Comms.
What’s the first vacation you want to take when this quarantine is all over. Either gonna be skiing in Jackson Hole or a trip to France and the UK depending on the season. ✈️🤞🙏
Does anyone have any recommendations on advanced books or other resources to learn about investing ? I’m looking for something much more in depth than what I have already read which usually just explains how to eliminate debt and what dollar cost averaging is. (No debt and already dca)
Hi all, Need your advice. One of our worker’s wife is fighting cancer. We know that he needs to take care of her and work the same time to cover medical bills. So we decided to collect money for him. Should I do it secretly and only let him know after I’m done collecting money or should I get his permission first? I need to figure out which way would be less uncomfortable for him. Thanks!
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