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Rolling off from my first external consulting project next week. I feel like I'm being fired from a job, not moving on to a new project. 😥

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I'm already staffed for my next project, but this is just a really weird unfamiliar feeling. Thanks for your advice though 😊

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It's been my experience that if you can get on one directors proposal and do good work they will call on you to support their stuff from there on out - I've been helping the same director for 2 years

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Try to be as useful as you can while on the bench. Use your network to get on something.

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Glad to hear it OP, can't have you just sitting around. 😉

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I would start with your PML, they may be able to point you to an ongoing effort that could use your insight or other talents or a least refer you to someone in the know.

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I just blindly emailed them when I first started lol what do you have to lose! also ask PML

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OP tell your Resource Manager you are available or would like to help with proposal work.

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Sometimes Partners and Directors check with RMs to find out who is available and can help a proposal or some analysis / research they may need.

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@KPMG1 - how do you get proposal work?

Alright. I'm in few CoPs, but still nothin!

Thanks, @KPMG2! Now I gotta find a director lol

I've done that and gotten zero responses ¯\_(ツ)_/¯

RMs can help with proposal work?? Thanks! I didn't know that

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