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What exactly is the "change in strategy" at Deloitte that people are using to explains the layoffs?

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But we haven't transitioned to the new RPM system yet...

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No change of strategy explained. At least not SO

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I heard it has to do with the new RPM system, it's easier for leadership to separate people who are doing worse and still slipping by with a 3 instead of a lower rating

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I believe it is because overall consulting market is shrinking due to clients holding onto their money and deferring big projects. M&A space is ok as long as there are transactions.

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Is anyone explaining it at all?

@d4 some groups have...not sure if that's where the layoffs are happening though. My group is significantly above our stretch goal so I'm not close enough to the layoffs to know, this is only word on the street

@d3 what group

The federal practice switched to the new RPM system last year and used the plot in consensus meetings. Haven't heard of any layoffs in federal so it might not be related to RPM

I dont think it is RPM related

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Election year bruh!

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Also in fed and haven't heard of any layoffs

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Deloitte is doing off their strategy arm

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