Dear partners. I understand that you make a better margin with contractors. But in times like these, why do we start new projects with contractors while we have absolutely equally qualified people, our OWN people, on the bench?
How to check bench ageing in Virtusa?
I joined Birlasoft a week ago. I'm able to enter On-duty but timelog is very confusing. Please let me know where to enter hours and how much to enter. I'm in bench as of now. Thanks in advance
How is being on the bench differ across firms? For us, it often is working similar to project hours (late night) on short fuse pitches
I joined KPMG India 3 months ago. Since then, I am on bench.
Can someone suggest me, whom can I reach out to for work (except Reporting Manager)
Any guidance will be helpful.
PWC AC is doing layoffs in cloud department.
Any chances that EY India will do layoff for those who are on bench from last 3 4 months and doing documentation work in technology consulting.
Does Deloit fire for low utilization with high performance? Got rolled off during holidays and not able to get any project and now I might end performance year with 70% utilization. Am I in trouble?
I am going to quit/switch jobs, however I am on the bench. Should I still give my two week notice, or will they ask me to leave right away since I am on the bench?
On the bench with no project in site. Spent the entire week doing research and developing financial model and projections for real estate portfolio in the works with my brother and two close friends.
Recently i got an offer from HCL tech. The scheduled only one round of interview and then HR discussion happened and offered me around 45% from current package. My question is usually for experienced candidates there will be atleast 2 rounds of interview right? So after joining will they put me in bench and i will have to attend interviews there? Pls pour your views
I hate my first project here. It’s so toxic and I’m genuinely scared to ask for a roll off.
What's the most senior level role you've seen get rolled off a project before due to performance or something else? What happened?
Decided to stay home today and work from home since I was unassigned. I was in the clear until my manager called me about an engagement I just rolled off. Two minutes into the conversation my...
A very veteran-y job post I thought I'd pass along for anyone interested in staying in EW or gov.
Hey guys , what's the work life balance like in Accenture? I have an offer for senior manage role in procurement technology/consulting team source to pay. And what are the benefits will be like? Is work from home allowed like if I work from Spain or Belgium for a week etc instead of UK.
Looking into the current scenario, earlier 4-5 yoe were getting around 16 lpa
At this recession time, they are getting 20+
What's the reason behind this
Hi, Recently got offer from Cognizant and now filling the BGV details. I completed my MCA in 3.6 years whereas actual course duration is 3 year. When i am entering the exact duration (3.6 year) they keep rejecting it saying course actual duration is 3 year. Could you please help here how to proceed?
I want to go around in my city (NYC) and take photographs and record videos of people - portraits and edited videos.
Is there any possible way I can do this without being a total creep?
Okay MACC or MBA with a Concentration in Accounting?? The MACC is $17,000 online and the MBA is $19,000 online. Both programs are great honestly. My ultimate goal is to become a CPA. Eventually, I want to start my own business in a few years. I am trying to decide on which is best route honestly. I will get Accounting Knowledge with both. The courses for both are basically the same except like 2 classes. Any thoughts?
Hi, am looking to learn data science course. So I have approached few institutes like simplilearn and datatrained, both are charging 1.9 lakhs for the course and they are guaranteed the job as the course completed. So the question is, is it good to learn the course and is that charges fair enough ?? really appreciated if any expert can help me.
It's now a school policy that every teacher stand outside in the hallways to regulate during class changes.... but I keep forgetting because I'm scrambling to get ready for my next class!
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Anyone ETC ?!
Can’t wait for this man to be our President and for his admin to pull us out of this nightmare. https://twitter.com/tify330/status/1313584501856112641?s=21
Need Advice: My company recently announced that we are in the process of being acquired by a competitor and the deal should close in Q4 this year (this is a first for me.) The acquiring company only sells services and my current company sells both tech and services. I am on the tech sales team but I am concerned because we have 2x the number of employees. Any advice would be great (networking, begin job hunt, ask for raise/promotion, etc.)
For those taking the CFA exams this Saturday, do you feel prepared? Thinking of postponing mine.
“You can sleep when you’re dead” - David Solomon
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Horrible flight delays flying both into and out of LGA. Naturally flight issues only occur during my leisure trips :-(
anyone know a decent firm to switch to out of Deloitte after 1yr? jobs going well and I like it, but need to switch offices and the firms holding off on transfers because everyone is trying to switch
Would really appreciate some positive/funny consulting news considering layoffs etc (no ratings, promotions please)
I just came off my mentorship period and am on the bench. How long can I expect to be on the beach at Altman Solon during these times and should I be concerned?
Hey Everyone - what is the WLB at EY-Parthenon? I am considering joining at the Senior Associate level. Would love any insight on the completion level as well? Heard there were some big announcement on bonus this week. Thank you so much.EY-Parthenon
🐠fam working on H1b and actively recruiting to quit consulting - are you seeing any changes in how recruiters / companies respond after 'his Orangeness' has taken charge?
Is it true RFA Consultants at Big D don’t get a bonus? Is it just first year Cs or will you need to be promoted to SC to get a bonus? Asking for a friend
Anyone have experience working for BAE Systems before? Trying to decide if I want to move forward with this company. Salary seems relatively low.
GMAT aspirants - I'm a first year MBA student (Ex-Deloitte) and headed to McK for my summer. I'm offering GMAT coaching. Send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org if you're interested