What a time to be on the bench
When HR thinks they can assign their bitch work to the bench: “Plan a retirement party. Research venues and manage invites.” On what Earth is this a good use of any consultants time, pay, or growth?🙄
I need help, ladies! Just found out I have to roll off my team junior ASAP due to scope change. She is great and did nothing wrong, but lacks the financial modeling skills we now need. Contd
Already on the bench for 7 weeks and nothing on radar until Jan end .... when does the talent or HR meeting invite come?
I rolled off a project and after 3 weeks they staffed me back. Just the thought of going back gave me a headache and a knot in my stomach :(. Just wanted to vent.
First year with only one engagement under my belt and bench time to spare. Should I be worried? My practice just doesn't have work right now.
Just got on the bench.. How long can I prolong this beach time until I get a warning? Analyst level and 100% chargeability YTD
Doing some dead boring shit. But working with a great senior manager who promises to pull me up if I stick. But counsellor advises to roll off and find something aligned to me. Opinion? I'm jus staff1
How to best utilize your time when you’re on the bench? I have started some online learning, getting ready for CFA, exercising, cooking, reading books, but I still feel that I have plenty of unused time. And the routines are killing me too.
Accenture bench is deeeeep. Especially strategy.
Currently on bench for a week and absolutely loving it! Not doing any BD work whatsoever! How do I avoid people from pulling me into engagements or proposal documentations? 😅
Is it true that except behavioural and harrasment ground; TCS will not fire anyone? Due to bad performance; unallocation, "stay in bench for more than a month" cause any job threat in TCS just like other organization?
Has anyone actually done the Cybervista CISSP prep class and passed the exam? I’m hearing some great things about their Sec+ course, but crickets (or onesie/twosie negative reviews).
Has anyone been able to use their Delta upgrade certificates on DeltaOne flights? Looking at JFK-LAX but it says certificates can't be redeemed for the fight
Any referrals for Eli Lily Bengaluru in pharma consulting? I have 5+ of management consulting experience and masters in pharmaceutical engineering with MBA , all from Tier 1 colleges.
Senior manager went out of her way to screw up my promotion a few months back. Now wants to "catch up". I can't say no without burning the bridge... what to do?
Let's talk about diversity and recruiting. I'll go first. I've had unconscious bias training and it helped me a lot. It taught me how to look a little harder at portfolios of candidates who may- con't
Anyone else think it’s weird / disheartening how many folks comment stuff that isn’t helpful? This hasn’t even happened to me, but I’m so sick of seeing the top comment on posts be “Google is your friend” or other joke replies on a lot of folks asking reasonable questions. Be helpful or keep scrolling.
Hello, I have been through two rounds of interviews at Deloitte UK and it seems like I will get an offer. I wanted to know what's the general salary range for a SC role at Deloitte UK. Joining as an Enterprise Architect with 13 years of IT experience. 5+ yrs relevant.
For those that fly Southwest, do you ever book business select or just buy cheapest fare?
Anyone else have parents who complain saying you are not doing enough for their child when in fact you are, and the parents aren’t doing their part?
Anyone else get irrationally bothered by spastic typers? The kid in the cube next to me POUNDS on his keyboard with sudden flurries of frenzied typing and slams on the backspace and return keys.
How’s the transaction tax advisory TTA group at EY in Houston? WLB, team culture, comp insights for a Manager? Thanks
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Best warm places for vacation in December? Not looking for strictly resort / beach cities, looking for cities that can be explored.
If I accept an international move to the UK, will I be able to bring along a parent as long as I am willing to be financially responsible for them? Have an old mom who lives with me and don’t want to leave her behind alone (I’m an only child) but also don’t want to let go of a good career opportunity. Willing to buy medical insurance for her if it’s available (she is in her 70’s).
New York. All talk and no action here when it comes to actual inclusion and not cosmetic efforts.
Can someone please explain to me Deloitte’s 401k/pension plan details? Trying to compare it to the value of having a 6 percent dollar for dollar 401k match.
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