What are firms utilization and sales expectations for manager? My sales for first year manager is 1m and utilization is 70%. Is this generally normal, lenient, or aggressive? I’m at a small boutique ~100 people
How does promo work in advisory c to sc promo? My coach had discussion with panel that I am ready for promo... but my utilization is garbage....
Deloitte 🐟 - is there something on DNet to find out how exactly is our utilization calculated?
Curious...currently at 60% utilization PY. Some things on the pipeline but I don't feel particularly confident that them. What's considered dangerously low? Genuine advice?
Any other Deloitte folks get screwed in their year end rating because of low utilization since there were so few projects to be had earlier this year? Manager openly said it was "beyond my control".
As a new consultant... How attainable is the utilization goal in general? I know there are several factors but high level: do most people hit it?
My utilization has been so low since COVID closed off the offices. Should I be worried? Should I reach out to my relationship/career coach? Change to another group/line of service??
How can utilization encourage efficiency? I have a 30hr code and I finished the work in 5hr. If I charge 5, the write up gives credit to the partner and my utilization suffers.
If you are on an FWA, do you need to meet your FWA utilization hours every week? I.e I am 75% so do I need 30 charge plus whatever admin hours to mercury? I am talking to my people consultant and she seems to think so. In a job that is highly seasonal, how is this possible??
Anyone in DT think that the utilization reports with everyone's name they send to all seniors and above is just a obnoxious shaming tactic ?
Worked really hard on some work only for it to be discarded/not get utilized. Super demotivated right now...how can I change my mindset to feel better?
Any new (< 1 year) SC experienced hires from HC here? Did you get staffed easily? How do you deal with low utilization? On the bench since March, here.
What do sick days do to your utilization?
I’ve been having trouble showing up at work and getting out of bed lately and turning things in. I am not going to hit utilization target this year (Dec end and I’ll be between 80-85% instead of 90%).
Is it worth to ask the credit card company to increase the credit limit? My current debt to credit utilization is around 25%. The goal is to lower the % and improve the credit score.
Anyone at Alvarez and marsal within PEPI willing to share experience? Have my final interview day on Tuesday next week and wanting to understand culture within PEPI and comp. everyone has been pretty candid that it’s good money and based on utilization but can anyone give me an idea of a manager salary and total comp. any other major considerations of going here vs a m&A strategy group at big4?
While a property is under contract, is it okay to increase my credit utilization from 18% to 25%, or should I make sure the percentages stay the same? I had some unexpected car expenses pop up and I didn't want to use cash to cover them before closing.
Is there no EOY bonus at Capgemini for SAP? Every other company is giving out crazy bonuses and increase in salary to keep employees and Capgemini is taking them away. They really can’t figure out why retention is so low?
Which companies are sponsoring H1-b apart of Faang and big4/MBB consulting? Looking for something with good wlb and pay.
Is paying 2100 too much in a 100k salary?
If a former manager never fought for you or bothered to reach out when you got laid off and then creeps your LinkedIn every so often is it worth keeping them as a contact, or remove them?
Looking for best suggestions for transferring corporate AMEX points or getting the best value?
What counts as prior inventions that should be written in a previous inventions disclosure? I’ve “created” processes that are essentially well known but customized to my client. Does that count?
Can we reimburse gym fees in Deloitte USI?
Little known fact, if you get waitlisted at Booth (or are applying R2), have an alum or current Boothie submit an informal rec for you at this link: https://www.chicagobooth.edu/shapetheclass
Will need to move in the coming months. Prefer west village, Greenwich village, soho, Chelsea, nomad, flatiron, union square, gramercy park. Looking for a 1br less than 4000. Any building recommendations? Must haves - elevator and laundry in building.
Does anyone know how much salary an associate consultant at IQVIA should request with 2.5 years of prior experience in consulting?
Does anyone know if you can transfer a credit card balance twice? I.e. say if I have 5k in my Amex and I want to transfer that balance to a Citi card. Then, say in two months later I have another 5k on my Amex and I want to transfer that as well. Do I have to open up a second card or can I just do a second balance transfer to the Citi card?
AA concierge key vs UA Global Services. Which is better? Anyone have both? Does Delta have something similar (invitation only status above top tier)?
Called in sick today to go see a baseball day game...feels kinda guilty but also most fun I’ve had on a work day in a while
Do associates @ other strategy shops spend a lot of time sourcing/conducting interviews?
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