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New to consulting- Does utilization rate carry over from year to year?

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Kid, life is like Tetris. Achievements disappear, bad shit piles up. Two years of bad util you're out on the street, two years of great util and you're expected to keep it up.

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It's not like rollover minutes.

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And the targets change each year, typically in the upwards direction. #norestforthewicked

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Lol at D2 😂😂😂😂

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Nope.

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No

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Thanks everyone!

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lol I wish

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Yo momma so fat her standards are lower than my utilization rate.

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Nothing gets me juiced like passing some schmuck on the utilization report.

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First year BTA and I have 55% utilization and am still on the beach. Am involved in tons of initiatives and have constantly reached out to projects on GSS and just never hear back. How screwed am I?

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Accenture Strategy Analysts - what's your utilization rate this year? I'm at 74%, been unstaffed for 8 weeks now and starting to get worried.

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Welp. There goes my chance of reaching my utilization goal. #gth #takinourjobs #emptyARMS

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What firms DO or DON'T have utilization metrics and targets that affect year end performance?

We stay until 8 or 9 everyday and then at the end of every week my manager tells me to book only 40 hours. It sucks ass and now I have to explain to my counselor why my utilization is so pedestrian...

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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?

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Bumble an acceptable use of my utilization hours?

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Finished 1 year at Deloitte. BTA and worked on so many initiatives and PRD hours, networked like crazy but had 50% utilization. Counselor says with the economy and stuff, may be tough news ahead...

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How does PTO and Holidays affect the utilization calculation at your firm?

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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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Joining Deloitte on Monday. Sound like they want to send me to a few training bootcamps for analytics. Will attending these hurt my utilization rate, thus resulting in a poor end of year rating?

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Deloitters, how do I check my standard utilization and adjusted utilization rates ?

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I jst started with PwC ... How does charging G&A vs Vacation vs sick day affect your utilization? And what about this "paid time off"....Is that just vacation or is that another code we charge?

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Been on the beach for almost 3 weeks and training next week. There goes my utilization! #kindofenjoyingbeachtimethough

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

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Does PTO count against your utilization at your firm? Want to take all the PTO that I deserve but utilization is gonna suck 🙄

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How do I check my utilization?

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

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When you get a "work from home" project and it changes your life. Eating healthy and working out regularly. Yay!

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