If putting in your notice while on PTO/bench, would you propose that the last day be the last date of your PTO (given it’s more than 2 weeks away)? Or sooner / 2 weeks from now?
Just got on the bench.. How long can I prolong this beach time until I get a warning? Analyst level and 100% chargeability YTD
New-ish analyst currently on the bench. Any tips on how to network and find a good project that aligns to my skills? I go to events and reach out...what else can I do? What works for you?
I’m supposed to roll off next week because my work stream is ending so I pinged an md and said I’m free for a new project in a week. Today, I’m reading the new sow and I find out that the project is keeping me on a few more weeks. Pretty messed up that I wasn’t told about this in person. Do I have to stay?
So since the economy is on the bench at this point, whatever hospital is talking money I'm ready to scrub in!!
What would you do if you had 2 weeks of bench time or vacation right now? Go to India to meet family or roam around US by yourself
Joined Infy as a SACON - almost 2 weeks back.. currently on bench.. what are the implications of being of bench ? Manager asked to send resume post that no response.. what to do?
Accenture CN peeps, my manager has not been able to staff me to a project for 2 weeks now after my release from one of the projects where the role as as good as content manager’s. I had voluntarily asked for my roll off as the role was just to upload come content on various platforms. They tried allocating me to some internal project but I asked them to staff me on a client facing project. I want to know what is the impact of all this on your performance or relationship with manager etc.?
I'm United 1k and at 87k this week, but just rolled off project. Don't know next assignment. United people, worth doing miles run(s) to retain the 1k?
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.
Going for h1b visa interview. I-797 is Valid till 2020. I have been on bench since 06/07. What is the best way to answer “what do you do” question?
I'm going to be on the bench for one week in between projects. It'll be my first time. What am I expected to do? My counselor seems indifferent to how I spend the week. How do I bill? GAA?
Would you consider working as a contractor while on the bench with your current firm? 🤔 Unethical? Too risky?
what's the firm policy for expensing health related purchases? I'm soon going to buy a bench, couple of free weights and a Fitbit. can this be expensed to the firm? if yes, how? Thanks for the help!
I want to quit n work for my audit client. Do I just ask to roll off and explain why? I can't interview till I'm off it but don't want to get pped pissed since I need support from him for the new role
Any one can tell me the range of salary (pay bracket) for team lead- level 9 for a candidate having mba and 4 year of experience. Also ease tell what will be the in-hand that a person can expect to receive
I really just want a 9-6 job. What’s stopping is my stupid af ego and the “promise” of better exit opportunities that comes with 1 more year.
Anyone witness slackers who got into companies you have no idea how? Had a coworker who does jack chit at work besides chatting on Facebook yet lands at a faang company? I guess if he brings the same work ethic he will be spit out for sure. Or maybe he just had no interest in doing project work.
Has anyone heard of Sabic? I got approached for a permanent position there vis LinkedIn. I did some research but wanted to see if anyone had any experience with them
I didn’t get any stimulus checks, and I didn’t get any sort of raise for recent inflation. I am significantly more poor than I was before covid because of this nonsense. Thanks, government.
Pregnant, just got a new job offer. I need to drop the pregnancy bomb now (I’m 24 weeks along). Really looking for any advice on how to say this in negotiations. I really want to see if I can negotiate our maternity leave. Also want to break the news in a way where they don’t feel deceived.
What are the best banks , credit unions for low auto loan interest rates? Does the visa validity determine the loan term?
Any EY🐠 can clarify what your Service Deliver Center is? See a role under “consulting” but the description says SDC so not sure if it’s aligned to consulting/advisory or an entirely different service line under service delivery center (which are 2 different things at D).
Jewelry Insurance - plz help! Anyone have any recommendations or past good/bad experiences? In NY area if that makes any difference
Hello mamas, I have a 6 months old and dad and I both work long hours so we hired a housekeeper while I was on maternity to help with the cooking cleaning etc and to eventually care for our little one when I go back to work. I went back 3 months ago and I quickly realised that the housekeeper was required to do my job as mom while I'm away plus take care of the house which made her even more exhausted than I was. I hired a nanny who only looks after the baby when I'm at work while the (cont'd)
I'm new to the industry and this is my first corporate job. Been working as a BI analyst for about 2.5 years and I roughly make $80k. I'm having a hard time trying to gauge how much should I be making, or if I speak to my manager about increasing compensation how much to ask for so I won't sound absurd. Do you all have any tips on this or are there any tools that I can use to accurately gauge how on average much I should be earning?
TFW your 630am flight taxies all the way to the end of the runway, then goes back to the gate for a maintenance issue
Interviewing for a Senior PM position in the FinOps group at Amazon in Arlington. Any insights on the structure of the interviews in this group? Amazon
How do you deal with: SM feels your work (eg deck/ spreadsheet) is bad. Takes your work and gives it their favourite resource who presents it to the client without a change and it's all good!
My career goal isn’t to make it to MBB or a unicorn or FAANG. It’s to feel fulfilled and challenged as I progress. I can’t be the only one that isn’t title or company chasing.
Any good recommended books on how to build a scalable product and team? I'm looking for recommendations for two areas: 1) in general laying the groundwork in a startup to have the tools and especially processes in place to scale, and 2) tactical focus on building a SaaS project. I've been promoted into a management role from Dev roots, so need to learn more PM processes to be an effective manager in day job, plus would like to start building my own SaaS solution.
Has anyone come back from being put on a PiP? My colleague just got one and is freaking out - her manager is overallocated like crazy, the other two media planners were laid off, and she’s the only one left standing. Her boss says she’s making too many mistakes - but they’re so short staffed. Any hope, or should she start looking now?
Hi! I want to exit out of consulting with almost 4 years under my belt. I’m mainly looking for product manager roles but debating going into SWE (after studying). I’ve applied to so many roles externally but rarely get call backs. How can I increase the number of interviews I’m getting or be seen as a competitive applicant?
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