My friend was hired for the management consulting team in one of the big 4 for a new service line that was incorporated this year. He joined in April 2021. Since then he has been put on bench with no actual projects. Only training and few support projects without any actual hours. How do you think it will effect his career? Do you think he should start applying outside?

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Probably wait for couples of months, meanwhile start applying outside

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