Does thinking about ur project at home count as "billable hours"?Apparently my manager thinks so. The joy of fed consulting.
How accurately do you guys charge your billable time? Not asking due to overcharging. Asking because too lazy to keep up.
Should the firms be more supportive of you getting your cpa? Why does it seem every time you're close to the next exam your billable hours sky rocket?
What are everyone's thoughts on firm activities/professional development work that you do outside billable hours? Anyone else feel that most are a complete waste of time?
15 minutes after the fire alarm went off at client building and as our team stands outside the building the first thing our SM tells the team- "remember all this is billable time."
Deloitte folks, what is your year to date client billable hours ? Disclose your level as well please.
If Donald trump works from Trump Tower two days a week, is he remote and WFH? As his client, I am not ok with that since his billable rate is really high.
Billable time - I'm on a plane ride traveling for one client but working on the plane on a different client. Do you charge time to both clients for the time? If not which one do you charge?
It's 5 PM before the long break. Do you know where your billable hours are? Stay utilized my friend.
KPMG folks, if you log 8 hours as PTO on a given day and then also log billable hours on the same day, will that inflate your adjusted utilization %?
Why do the charge hour requirements increase as you move up in BDO. As a manager the admin work is overwhelming and you want me to have even more billable hours then when I was a senior. #impossible
Is there a policy for charging billable hours on the weekend? Feel like I should be able to bill 1.5x+ for having to work on the weekend
Partner: I've been sitting on a request all week. You need to stop billable work and put together this deck today. And be quick about it. Cool? I thought so.
Question: You're working as a freelancer. And have to travel for the job. Do you include those hours that you are traveling as billable hours or only the next day when the job starts?
The anxiety doesn't stop. Project restricted to 40 billable hours, but have to work tomorrow because we just have too much to do. Overworked and underutilized. Eff me.
Does anyone count the time required to complete client specific expenses as billable time? It just took me 2 hours to complete 3 weeks worth of expenses!
SMs-if I email you something you asked me to do as a favor, please have a courtesy to at least reply.Even a single word "Thanks" will work and will not take more than 30s of your highly billable time
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Guys I’ve just about had it with my manager. It’s at the point that any direction from him whatsoever annoys the crap out of me. Stuck on this engagement at least through the summer – any tips on how to cope / maintain a good working relationship?
Hey 🐠, received offers from EY and Deloitte both in the Government and Public Sector practice for supply chain consulting. Looking for some advice and insight into each...
I’m moving to Chicago once offices start opening back up. Any recommendations of where to live? Thinking about spending between $1200-$1750 on rent. I also have a puppy so I’m looking to live alone.
Saw a job posting for a McK SAP functional consultant. Serious question, who is paying for McK to do their SAP transformation? I thought we were expensive.
Thoughts on D GPS workforce transformation?
Is Master Data Management (MDM) and/or data architecture an area where you can earn lots of money? I am trying to compare this to S&O, strategy consulting or data analytics.
Consultants who use Mac computers for work: What was your business case for getting a Mac? What do you like/dislike about it? (Or if you don’t have one (for work), but want one — why?)
How do you manage people when you have no idea how to manage people? I don’t want to be an overbearing micromanager but I don’t want to be pushover either
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