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Since July 2016, the last 4/5 projects I've been confirmed on were either delayed or outright cancelled causing me to lose a lot of utilization. What the fuck does Deloitte expect me to do

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Stay utilized. Asshole response, I know; I've heard it given before though. Try and get some PRD in, it might wind up in billables eventually.

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Find a new crew and set of deloitte leaders who close projects to work with, rockstar PPMDs always have money to go around to keep good practitioners staffed

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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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