I started with Deloitte as SC in May, since then I was staffed on a project for a while. The project has ended now. I am on bench and my utilization is around 35%. I have been looking to get completely staffed since I have joined with no luck. My current status is, no billable project with utilization of 35% and September will be my 4th month with the company. How long do I have until Deloitte starts taking notice/action regarding low utilization.
Welcome! This group is all things 4th grade! We can discuss lesson issues, lesson help and suggestions, as well as any other subjects that will help keep us 4th grade teachers sane.
Passed two AWS exams, but now I really want to work on an AWS project. What’s the best approach to find one?
How do you avoid project management from creeping out of Atlassian Jita and into crazy excels? My organization has a bad culture of creating random excels, to track work for Jira features, and like you can imagine, managing work becomes maddening.
Wipro Hi fishers, need a suggestion urgently. My wife Joined Wipro on 12th of Jan 2022 but till now didn't got any project. Stream is SAP Functional. Now she's holding an offer letter from Cognizant with a good package but problem is need to join by 19th of April. Is there any way to give spot resignation in Wipro? She's currently on bench.
Hello All! Was wondering if anyone left scientific research for consulting, only to pivot back? Sometimes I miss research more than I thought I would (especially when project work is not particularly stimulating). For reference, I have a PhD with 2 YoE in consulting.
3rd week unassigned...and I’m the only senior in our office not on a project, should I be concerned? Demand manager tells me not to worry, but I can’t help but be anxious!
I am a Sr Recruiter working in house for a large co. I have flexibility in my schedule and can pick up a side gig recruiting. I’m thinking on a project type basis. Would need to be remote. Does anyone have any ideas on how to approach this? Any hot employers who hire like this?
When you’re the one negotiating your team’s SOW with the client because the SM isn’t there and the Principal doesn’t care.
Hi All. Please let me know any opening in PMO Project Management in Big4. I am urgently looking for a change.
does anyone know if they are still offering $500 for work home office stuff (e.g. chair/desk)? And how to claim it? My client is permanently remote so would love to make my home office more comfortable
Sometimes I feel like I am not working in an IT Company. The client for which I work for has a very old code base and the nature of my work especially revolves around L3 troubleshooting and unending POC, I feel like I am not exactly working in a Tech Company.
I think that if you work on technologies in a client that are relevant to the market and in demand (I am not asking for something bleeding edge) it is far easier for you to switch jobs, learn and grow in the career. Pls help me with this.
For new joiners If project is not assigned for more than a month means whether manager and HR will approve for early releiving and reduce notice period?
Has anyone asked to be rolled off a project due to mental health issues (anxiety, depression, sadness). Have tried my best to get through it buts it’s not improving
I’ve been with my client on a fucked up project for a year and 4 months. The client likes me but I’m miserable. I’ve been requesting a project transition plan since December. It’s now May and I have no roll off date in sight. I am interested to know what others have done to transition off of long term projects. I don’t want to leave my firm but I don’t know what options I have at this point. Your advise is appreciated.
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I’ve worked at my new job for 3 months & already feeling burned out and unmotivated for one client. I’ve had talks with my boss and the account manager about some improvements and such. But thinking about looking around? Thought? Too soon? Should I wait it out?
Something that severely gets into my nerves:
1 advise clients on tech and sometimes help them debug stuff.
This client told me they tested the solutions I gave and that it didn't work, and requested a meeting to sort it off. We schedule a meeting. I just inspected their account and they haven't tested shit, I can see the same code mistakes, they never tried to change anything.
I'm pissed. They're basically wasting my time and I don't even see the point in meeting with them.
Stuck at the office today, and my partner can't sit still and focus on our project. It's driving me insane, and he keeps wanting to bail, prolonging our work. How do I tell him to chill and work?
Hi, I am looking to be referred into some top consulting firms. I am a Project Coordinator at Nielsen with 1 YOE. I have applied thru various job portals but the application does not seem to be viewed or going forward. Would be really helpful if my fellow fishes can refer me. I will be happy to discuss further on this and share my CV. Have a good day!
What are your favorite work totes/bags? It’ll need to carry my laptop and some other personal belongings. I don’t want to spend a ton of money as I won’t be going into the office much but want to look put together.
Does anyone know of any creative or media agencies in salt lake? Got a friend that just graduated and is looking for a job!
Hey Dads, how do you prevent unwanted pregnancy? Condoms or others? Feels weird having the missus on pills and don’t want to get snipped, so we just use condoms, which obvIously doesn’t feel as nice 😔
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Hello! Is there anyone from the Atlassian marketing team willing to give me a referral?
PS. I don’t have DM capabilities yet so you’ll have to initiate the conversation.
Renters: if you love your place, please let me know. My apartment complex is mehhh now and rent for my 2 bedroom/2bathroom, 1100 sq. ft. apartment is going up to $2,600+. I don’t mind the price but I need more amenities for it to be worth it. Also is Hanover worth the hype?
Been a long time since I took crim, so would love to hear from someone in the know -
What’s going on in this Kyle Rittenhouse case - is the Judge in the tank for the defendant, or is the prosecutor just bad?
Everything I'm seeing suggests this prosecutor is incompetent, and that makes me very, very nervous.
Any training materials, past decks, work plans, books, etc. on commercial due diligence projects? I am open to a few sessions with a coach too.
What the hell is going on at LGA today?
Can anyone comment on their experience with ApplicantLab? Specifically for crafting their app story.
Where do you start when planning a wedding? How do you determine overall/segmented budgets, timing for each component, etc? Planning multiple receptions as well
Why is pwc ac not paying at par with deloitte usi?
At an average deloitte usi pays more than pwc ac. Better pay, hikes, bonus, allowances etc. Both are big 4 offshore centers yet such stark difference. Looking forward to switch there.
Does anyone know when Foley Hoag associate reviews are? Do they go by calendar year?
In house counsel here who wants to slip in a good word about a few of the associates during evaluation season. Thanks!!
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Would anyone please be able to provide a compensation range for a quantitative portfolio analyst at a large company? 1 YOE
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Is a co-worker that just rolled off my project fair game? We both said we'd wait. Chances are we will never be staffed in the same city, project or vertical for at least next 1yr... Pls say yes...
Jumping around big 4 for promotions, worth it?
Asheville: any SPG or Marriott hotels that are more b and b style? if not, what are best SPG or Marriott for location etc. Also, what are some good hikes nearby? good camping?
Can I get some likes for DMs plz, need 3 more
Folks in EY People Advisory, do you like the role? Hesitant about joining - wanna do management consulting, not Human Capital
I'm new to consulting and have been hearing a lot about the book called "the pyramid principle". Is it a must read for someone in consulting? Would you recommend it for a newbie?
At PWC can you bill from different states than your home office/state? Thinking of spending a few months roadtripping across the US/Puerto Rico
For those working at Deloitte (single people), how much do you have to pay for health insurance?
I want to go to big 4 from ACN but I don’t understand the difference between advisory and consulting..can someone explain? Pay difference?
Do tech consultants get paid more than management consultants at Deloitte Consulting for the same cohort?
Should I wait out and do an MBA or take an offer with a 30% increase in internal consulting?
*Analysts talking in the cafe*
BA 1: “seriously, what is Deloitte good for these days??”
BA2: “Layoffs and Fight Club?”
How did people decide if they wanted to go for MBB, FAANG, or IB during MBA recruiting? I'd want to spread my chances across all, but heard you should focus on one.
Bye bye: Bryan Cranston, Samuel Jackson, Lena Dunham, Neve Campbell, Natasha Lyonne, Cher, Barbara Streisand, Ne-Yo, Amy Schumer, Chelsea Handler, Jon Stewart, Whoopi Goldberg, Keegan-Michael Key....
Upcoming interview with Oliver Wyman Private Capital. Anyone available to chat regarding the work they do, and any last minute case prep guidance?
I have my first round interview at LinkedIn My recruiter said it’s a tech interview and the hiring manager is going to show me a graph representing product/sales. He also mentioned I should know LinkedIn products. The role sits within Global Business Ops. Is it safe to assume this is going to be like a profitability case?
This is related to consulting.
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