How much is utilization factored into raises?
Everyone I reach out to is saying that things are slow during this time of the year and I am starting to get worried about my utilization. Is it true for all staffs?
When do utilization rates reset at PwC?
Serious question: how do you "become" a top performer in a company? I get why some are viewed as rock stars or go-getters, but not how they do it or drum up the top-level support for it. Whenever I press to kickstart initiatives or push in a certain direction, the leadership is never interested in the actions or ideas. Instead, we just get told to bill hours and keep our utilization high. It's demoralizing how there is no support or interest in people that try to develop new areas or initiatives
Dammit...45 mins and still trying to submit time in Mercury ...Gold Rating to developers
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?
Does Accenture really “not have utilization?” This seems unlikely or like a half truth, what is the catch?
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?
Why do holidays count against utilization?
When does fy18 utilization start? May or July?
Deloitte be like: Your safety is our #1 priority.....but so is utilization becau$e year end is around the corner
How many hours are considered 100% utilization for S3/S4? Are we based off 40 or 45 now in SaT?
Agency leaders my question for you is simple, what’s yo target metric for utilization of talent at your org? Talent being designer / developers / creatives.
Welcome to Whose Job is it Anyways! Where the deliverable is made up and the utilization doesn't matter.
GT NY Folks- Tax A1 here, any insight on round tables for first year’s? People have said they generally never fire A1’s, is that true? Utilization is low so a little concerned.
What are peoples’ thoughts on crypto currency - will be utilized or just a fad? Do people on here currently own them?
I've been in the world of consulting for several years; amazed at how much more analysts and others feel the need to be constantly utilized. Seeing posts about how holidays impact the metric (cont'd)
my partner always says you have to to reach out for work everyday when available and blames low utilization on the staff level when we have a dedicated resource manager. Is this industry standard?
Where’s the best consultancy to work at for digital people? Who has a great culture and supports there people? Convince me why I should work at your company.
I’m pretty introverted (I’m not necessarily shy, it just takes a lot to me to open up and I’d prefer not to if I don’t have to) and I’ve found this is making interviews hard for me. Any advice?
Is there anyone at Dropbox who is willing to give me a referral for a software engineer internship position next summer (2022)? Thanks in advance!
Any other pre tax benefit programs others are aware off? 401k, commuter benefits, HSA/FSA... anything else pre tax (not including insurance)
Does Big4 hire ACCA individuals from international countries (they will not need visa sponsorship and would be legally authorized to work in USA).
We started state testing today with my kiddos taking their FSA Writing. It is the first time I have seen them in school as they are a digital class, and such an amazing experience to see them together as they talked amongst themselves before we went to the classroom to test. You can see how much they miss being together. ❤
Where’s the best place to get a HELOC? We bank with chase. Our lender said they don’t do HELOCs. He recommended a local credit union. Any other suggestions?
What to prefer an why: 150k plus benefits at EY or 200k plus benefits at Wipro. Both roles are in tech advisory. Same location same role.
Hi! Does anyone have advice / resources for interviews as an investment analyst or chief of staff at a VC? Would really appreciate it!
I was gifted with 4 new desktop computers for my classroom! I teach 3rd and 4th grade learning support! Any suggestions for free and/or inexpensive academic websites?
Looking to return to singapore from the us. Spent the last 10 years consulting in the us - 4 with ibm and 6 with slalom. Any tips on which firms to target or avoid, based on prospects and culture?
HR at Fortune 500 company asked me for a salary target then told me it was ridiculous and we shouldn’t move forward and I agreed. 3 weeks later same HR rep asks for time slots for interviews with the
I’ve read here many times that “you can always boomerang back to consulting”, is it really as easy as it sounds? You have to go through the whole interview process again, competing with top candidates, etc.
Are there any blackout days for vacation at EY? If I have a vacation in my ARMS for months, can somebody push back and say we need you? I spent a lot of money and time planning this trip...
Gave up my business class seat for a kid who was looking at me, as she boarded, and the drink I was offered, her mom said - she always thought it was cool why people got bigger seats to sit. She is 3!
Rumors that were switching from salary model to hourly model, only get paid for hours you sync against chargeable WBS codes, a few questions on how this would work:
How much beach time is too much beach time? Cases reaching out that frankly are not of interest, how long do you think it’s appropriate to wait for another? Is fine to do at all?
Currently pushing for a promotion and trying to gauge what salary I should be asking for. Any thoughts on starting salaries for senior strategists? Or a typical percentage increase from current?
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