I love when PwC throws me onto a busy season from October-January for a different market team so I can roll off in January and be on my busy season clients until April...second year in a row!!!
Already on the bench for 7 weeks and nothing on radar until Jan end .... when does the talent or HR meeting invite come?
What fun things you would do if you are on bench and know that you're starting engagement next week?
What’s the best way to make a roll off plan? Any components to include other than proposed timeline and resources taking your responsibilities? Planning to switch groups.
what's the firm policy for expensing health related purchases? I'm soon going to buy a bench, couple of free weights and a Fitbit. can this be expensed to the firm? if yes, how? Thanks for the help!
Joined Infy as a SACON - almost 2 weeks back.. currently on bench.. what are the implications of being of bench ? Manager asked to send resume post that no response.. what to do?
I struggle building a network and have anxiety every time I'm on the bench. I reach out to people I know for BD help etc but it's never authentic or turns to projects. Any suggestions?
starting week 2 of the bench - love it.
Answered a client email at 5am today even though I rolled off yesterday. You won't last in consulting unless you find satisfaction in helping truly deserving clients. #dedication
Accenture bench is deeeeep. Especially strategy.
Is there any Bench period in Deloitte?
On the bench, suggestions for where to travel?
I got rolled off my first project bc the client wanted someone with more experience. Now I’m on a project backfilling someone who’s about to roll off his current project (he can’t start the project
F, just got rolled off & having a hard time feeling like it’s not bc I challenged M Mgr. Have seen him disrespect F Mgr in front of the team and make her visibly upset. Feels sexist. First proj @ D. ☹️
How long can I be off the grid for when on the bench? I am staying home today/ tomorrow to do CPE requirements and not get roped into stuff so I can get it done. Will do pd work wed.frowned upon or no
Have any of you quit to take a break - 3 month or a 6 month sabbatical to pursue other interests or just to clear your head and figure out what’s next. How easy was it to find a job after the break and how did you manage your health insurance? Any other things to keep in mind when considering a sabbatical beyond money?
I'm a non tech professional, who is working in a role that is almost of an account manager. I'm inclined towards being a PM. Please could you suggest market required skills and proficiencies
TFW when your SM announces to the team that your manager is leaving the project while the manager is out on PTO. -_-
Any McKinsey 🐠 (specifically Implementation) able to share insight to McKinsey's WFH/future of work approach? Job description says "join teams virtually across the country", but I know I am expected to relocate.
Coronavirus, Brexit, US elections - any predictions of how the market will react in 2020?
Starting my first travel project, how much/how do I sign up for tsa precheck/how do I use delta skymiles exactly? I have the app
Simple question hopefully.. do you prescribe albuterol or duonebs for stable outpatient covid patients?
MBB folks, what’s the glamour with FAANG to you? I ask because I have done multiple strategy projects for/with FAANG, and could likely get an offer, but I still want MBB 🤨 Am I missing something?
Any thoughts on Accenture's Skills Interview?
Small town teachers....how do you get past the insulation? I can’t talk to anyone in my district about issues I’m having with admin because it’s a small town & they cover each other and gaslight you. The school district only cares about their PR and has vague policies that keep us from saying against them, yet we can’t say anything TO them either. My union rep is trying to help but she also said that it’s all too common for small towns. They always win & you just have to suck it up or get fired.
EY - are tennis rackets and tennis lessons permissible under our $500 fitness reimbursement program?
What are worthwhile certifications to get as management consultants (think in generalist terms)? (I.e. six sigma, scrum master, etc)
Any insights into McKinsey's Transformation practice? Type of work, culture, hours, prestige, anything really would be helpful. TIA
Would you take a job at a start up that will be paying you $7k less than your current salary if the job was in a space you want to be in?
How do you assess if you need therapy? Not really common in my culture / part of the world, so don’t really know where to begin.
Hottest topic these days is salary. Let’s start a thread with level, firm and base salary. I’ll start. EY, SM, 125 (likely underpaid)
Which airlines allow first class to board before group 1? I fly United and they don’t so all the luggage bin in first is packed.
Signing bonus commitment date is coming up. Should I provide notice to quit now knowing that I’m going to leave after the date passes? I don’t want to hurt the project but I don’t want to screw myself
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