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Any ideas to improve utilization?

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Charge more hours

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You can improve adjusted utilization by charging training (if you haven't hit 80 hours yet) or by taking PTO. Standard utilization... Not much you can do at this point.

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Specialize in something

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Do great work and you will be in demand

Share point. Take on uploading a shit ton of documents. The website is super slow so it will take an ungodly amount of hours. Almost all of my share point work is billable. Utilization cow.

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No wonder I'm fuckin exhausted all the time. My counselor just told me that my utilization is 121% - with 3 weeks vacation built in...

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When you become OCD about your high utilization and don't want to take vacation

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So no chit there I was, in BFE standing around watching people work. #utilization.

Just did the math. Utilization has been at almost 120% since September... No wonder I've been such a gem to be around 😂🔫

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