After 5 strategy projects and super long hours, taking a 4 month implementation project to rack up some utilization and air/hotel points. Excited to be able to dinner/drinks with friends instead of
Stupid question, want to get into political risk consultant, is that a thing outside of PwC in the big 4? If so what qualifications do you need and what's more utilized, risk analysis or poli sci?
Anyone have an app or Excel spreadsheet they use to keep track of utilization? We just switched systems and our new system doesn’t give us a real time balance of our utilization rate (cont)
What do you think it takes for a PPD to get a utilization bearing WBS for proposal work? I know it is rare...
It just occurred to me that it is an option in life to have a job that does not have a utilization metric. Not sure I can fully fathom that in this exact moment.
Is utilization less important if the firm simply cannot sell enough projects to staff people on?
Is utilization low in most firms right now? Is it efficiency that is causing this or a slow downturn in the economy causing businesses to close?
Ever since Risk Assurance busy season ended, I feel like I’ve been kind of coasting. I’m still getting all my work done but my utilization is slipping. With CRTs coming up, how worried should I be?
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?
I noticed today that my utilization on ToD plunged even though I continue to be staffed? Anyone experience the same?
Utilization rate this time of year?
Over a month on the bench and all of my leads have fell through. I'm a campus hire (started last fall) but still worried about my utilization. Any tips on how to expand my internal network even more?
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...
EY has staff at 94% utilization - is that high?
Anyone in DT think that the utilization reports with everyone's name they send to all seniors and above is just a obnoxious shaming tactic ?
If you have perfect snapshots in a promotion year, high utilization, extra curriculars, etc., but don't have much visibility to the lead partner of a group, can you still not be promoted?
Few years back, I heard from the inside Ogilvy Chicago and VSA formed an anti-poaching agreement to not hire each other's talent. I said nothing, taking no chance getting my source fired. Illegal?
Suggestions for safe parking space near JFK, need it for 5 days. Anyone used Jamaica or Raddison parking?
Happy 4th of July. 🇺🇸 A lot of folks have never even been to a country where holding a protest sign is sedition (HK), or speaking badly about the leader is considered treason (Turkey), or the internet is heavily censored (PRC). I’m thankful that we live in a country where it’s ok to trash talk the system, and it’s ok to fight to improve your lot in life. We’ve never been the perfect union we aspire to be and I doubt we ever will be, but as far as being free to speak and succeed, we’ve got it good
Interested in pursuing opps at Deloitte S&O and ACN Strategy. 2 yrs Big 4 strategy experience, came in from target undergrad. Do either firms do exp hiring at Consultant level? Appreciate any advice!
Does Big4 hire ACCA individuals from international countries (they will not need visa sponsorship and would be legally authorized to work in USA).
Why would anyone from the tier 2 firms (OW, ATK, S&) want to go to MBB? (Not rhetorical, I’d like to find out what the gaps are for these firms)
I’m a second year BTA up for promotion to C this year. What roles/positions should I apply for? Hoping for possible $100K-110 pay. Mostly do functional and PMO work with CS background
I am rolling off a project sooner than expected. Project wants me to go through the amendment but I don’t get the point but the time I know my result it will almost be time to roll off.
What should be the salary range for an analytics professional with 6.5 years of experience?
New manager salary (B4) in SF Bay Area?
Not to get political, genuine question... If disabled recipients of social security have to re-prove their disability every 2 years (under proposed new rules), why not re-do eVerify every 2 years?
If the intern asks how late I stayed last night I’m going to tell him. If the manager has a problem with that they can figure out how to staff an engagement so I don’t have to stay until 3:00am.
How important is it to get your CPA in the long run/ outside of big 4? Would CFE be beneficial? I’m a forensics staff.
If I have my water heater replaced by a handyman who knows what he’s doing but isn’t licensed, and something down the line happens forcing me to use my home insurance, am I potentially covered? I fear the answer is no but it’s kinda nuts how much plumbers are charging me when I already have the water heater and just want it installed. I don’t need the old one removed either. I was quoted $750
Is this the week I get laid off?
Can we talk about the failure that is vision 2020? I dunno about yalls office , but here in the south. We've had employees laid off , list multiple clients , and are now trying to pass stuff to India
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