If you join in the middle of the year, does your utilization get adjusted? If so, when does it show up on Staffit? I've been here since may and have been utilized since day 3, yet TOD shows me at 58%
Consulting firms, how does your company use utilization as a performance metric? And what are your targets (e.g, Junior practitioners vs senior)
I’m currently on PIP b/c low utilization and “Performance trends” during my first pregnancy. I’m pregnant again, I was not promoted due to PIP, does that mean I won’t be eligible for paid mat. leave?
“You need to work more hours to increase your utilization, but be mindful of the hours you’re charging. We need to be efficient with the budget.” Oh... ok.
EY's fiscal year ends in June and effective July 1st utilization resets. How fitting that there is a heavy emphasis on keeping utilization up in the coming weeks. 😂
When does fy18 utilization start? May or July?
How am I expected to keep 2 interns and a first year and the GDC fully utilized when I and the rest of my team barely have things to hand off.
Welcome to Whose Job is it Anyways! Where the deliverable is made up and the utilization doesn't matter.
I work in the IC and, as many of you know, the security related paperwork lead-time between engagements can take months sometimes. Had super low utilization due to constant rotations to....
At PwC(S&) are evaluations (career roundtables) driven primarily by utilization? How much do reinvest and snapshots play?
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.
How many hours are considered 100% utilization for S3/S4? Are we based off 40 or 45 now in SaT?
Have been over 100% utilized YTD until rolling off 3 weeks ago. My practice's leads in the pipeline keep evaporating and now the closest possible engagement is at least 2-3 weeks out. (Cont)
Snuck out of work. Turned off my phone. Just bought tickets for Avengers: Endgame. Fuck utilization
Today’s career aspiration: get to the level where you do not have to submit time sheets. SVP? EVP?￼
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".
Expecting in few months and have the option to opt out of performance eval this yr.Have really low/negligible utilization, I did everything I could but could not get staffed. How will this affect me?
Do those from MBB and BB banks have best shot at B School? I rarely hear about T2s and Big 4 getting into m7
Anyone has experience working for Axtria? I have just spoken to the HR who sent me an immigration question which is extensive including asking for my pay stubs and W2’s , certificates etc even before the start of the process. I feel that this is quite invasive before the first round
Recruiter screen - he told me there are two finalists in the running for the role but he likes my background and wants to get me in the running too, if hiring manager is willing. (Cont.)
Under normal circumstances (I.e. pre Covid), is it much harder to get sponsored for actually academic courses like MA or MPhil as opposed to MBAs? People might say those are not as relevant as MBAs to business, but MBAs don’t strike me as anything particularly vocational either.
New web developer in IBM GBS here. I’m being offered 2 projects. 1 Pros: ts/sci, web dev work. 1 cons: bad culture, several projects at one time, I’m projectless again in 6mo if not cleared then, w/ ts/sci I have to go in daily. 2 pros: stable project, public trust, possibly liking culture more, possibly wfh, I stay in my service line. 2 cons: dead tech stack (J2EE), I don’t know the culture so it’s a risk. Which would you take?
I don’t have a tribe, but I’d like to have one. This lifestyle, pre-Covid anyway did a number on my social life. Maybe I watch too much tv but how are people finding their girlfriends? 😭 for reference I’m 26!
What are your go to resources for all things crypto? Learning, investing, people to follow etc.
What’s a typical salary for an acd in philly?
Anyone wanna grab my Marriott points? 100k points up for sale. Flat 600$ and it's yours.
Confession - client always joins meeting with video on. She is not aware of it but it is entertaining af. Been 2 months now, I don’t have the heart to tell her
To those in non-MBB: Would you rather have an offer in hand right now for MBB or FAANG pm? Assume it’s a lateral transition.
Frontier Airlines $38 one way tickets: 👍 or 👎?
I got an offer today from a firm that’s fairly new and has about 13 attorneys. Only two of the attorneys are women, and they’re both quite a bit older. I don’t think the firm has a maternity leave policy. How do I find out? I’m a 26-year-old and want to start a family soon? But I don’t want them to know that quite yet.… Advice?
How do you manage breakfast when they eat it in class? I feel like my classroom is such a mess before it is even 9 a.m.
H1b extension was filed 2 weeks back and now I see this when I check the status. What’s next?
Has anyone here started a non-profit org/ been a board member of one, in USA on H1B? Pls DM w/ your suggestions including immigration attorneys I should talk to. Really want to setup one for a philanthropic cause but google searches call it out as unlikely.
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