Staffed most of the year but low utilization (<40%) due to partners asking team not to bill. I have read other posts that say to ask for non-charge code when this happens. If projects are (continued)
Never been on the bench. Always been 90+% utilization rate. Can I just be on the bench so I can study for CPA 🤣😭
Hey managers and above, does anyone evaluate/look at utilization at the beginning of the fiscal year for staff and seniors? Or does it get evaluated only near end of year? Curious to know...
Had lower utilization this year than normal due to being rolled off and on different engagements with downtime in between. Nothing performance-related. Even though it was out of my hands (cont)
Why is it that anytime I’ve gotten on a proposal, those asking for help have given me a non-billable code? Is that time counting towards my utilization or am I missing something?
Been on the beach for almost 3 weeks and training next week. There goes my utilization! #kindofenjoyingbeachtimethough
I get really anxious when I don’t have much to do at work, I start worrying I’m going to get in trouble for being under utilized.. does anyone else ever experience this?
I love how people pride themselves with being unassigned or out or busy season ... My Utilization levels are still over 100.. Busy season until June ! #AuditLife
Quick question, YE conversations are in the 3rd week of July for me, 85% is the utilization target and I'll be at or just above 84% by the time the conversations happen. Do you think it'll be held
My effective utilization since 10/1 is 158.3%. If my counselor asks me why I didn’t achieve my lead goals this cycle I’m gonna flip a table.
Getting expertise in python/sql/R which is nice for my utilization but I really don’t want a career of coding/IT. Should I just omit these when I look for new opportunities?
How do I say to my counselor, "be prepared to see a big fall of my utilization because of things out of my control" without sounding like complaining or having a lot of negativity?
Is taking the sabbatical offered by pwc, career suicide... in a time when utilization matters so much?
Hi Bain 🐠, how does utilization look like for AAG guys? Any distinction in terms of Marketing Science and Data Science? Which one will give you more mileage, exposure, in your opinion?
Utilization rate this time of year?
So a coworker friend overheard our department head discussing the budget for our position. Safe to say we are both grossly underpaid—her a lot more than me (a man), but even the difference for me is quite large (10k). Any advice on how to proceed?
Got the official word that my baby girl is scheduled for her open heart surgery on 9/10 to repair her VSD. Knew this day was coming eventually but still so anxious and scared.
Anyone here who was able to assemble a standing desk all by themselves? Got one from Autonomous and I’m going crazy assembling this mammoth of a table. 🥺
Does anyone have insight into the SD Biglaw market? I know LW,SMRH, Cooley, DLA, JD, & MoFo are the big players. Anyone have insight into the strengths of each firm or culture? How does SD biglaw compare to LA/SV?
Good idea to jump ship now ? I’ve been thinking of looking for new jobs but not sure if it’s the smartest move given Covid. Will new companies pay me less and say it’s due to covid? Is it better to sit it out and then move when economy picks up? Currently working in Toronto and interested in Tech and analytics
(Audit) What was your starting salary when you were promoted to Senior? Prior experience? Was told by a partner that I’d be getting promoted in June and want to know what to expect. Thank you!
Any suggestions for neighborhoods/streets/displays of holiday decorations and lighting? Back in LA there were neighborhoods known to have the best decorations and we’d do a drive through it. Anything like that here?
Interviewing for a role at KPMG in their Finance Transformation group as an Associate with 1 YOE. What should I be expecting in terms of salary (ballpark is fine)? HCOL
We are looking for two major HR positions for our client a NYC pharmaceutical digital advertising agency. HR Manager/Director with talent acquisition HR Coordinator/Liaison between recruiters & Departments plus benefits experience Background should include pharma advertising agency Client is willing to meet any reasonable salary requirement Contact Nicole for job description Thank you
Stub year biglaw associate here. Does going on a week long vacation during the middle your first year look bad? Help!
I have an industry offer and some flexibility kn start dates. Should I take 2 weeks of vacation then quit OR quit and enjoy a 2 week break before the new job? What are the trade offs to consider?
What service lines hire financial engineering graduates? Do they only do experience hire or they also accept campus hire? What’s the range of salary in NYC? Thank you.
I started having wrist pain in the fall and it has flared up a lot recently. My PCP and a hand surgeon both said they had no idea what it was, since the location of pain was inconsistent. folks with wrist injuries: how have you coped? I feel lost without a diagnosis. I stretch and I take breaks and I have ergonomic equipment, and still I ￼￼am in pain. Any advice is welcome, as are any sympathies or commiserations￼￼
Hi there googlers. I need some advice. I have been thinking about transitioning into a tech role. Need some advice on where to start. I have a informal tech background in logistics and retail start ups I have founded coupled with various courses on ai, analytics and big data. Formally I was an em at mckinsey and now in a corporate strategy role. Based out of the middle East at the moment
Interviewing with Deloitte GPS and new to the case study interview process. Can anyone share best resources to prepare for the case study portion? (To supplement Deloitte resources.) Thank you!
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