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Just joined a new small firm about a month ago and I haven’t done anything in weeks after the first week of trainings and a weekly bench call. No one is reaching out to me. I think they’ve forgotten they hired me. What do I do?

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Hang out and enjoy it?

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Find a certificate you're interested in and do the training/take the test. 90% chance yes your firm will let you expense it and it's a good way to show initiative when they don't have anything for you

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This is good advice.

What do you put in your time tracking?

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I wondering what's going to happen at your year end review when your utilization is 0% lol

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Enjoy it while you can

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Wow. Wish this was me when I joined my startup 8 months back..

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How I wish I could do that lol

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