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What if you could convert miles into monthly utilization? What would be the exchange rate?

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A pointless metric

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Your post bores me, knock it off

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What would you do if you have way less clients than your peers? Do you wait until you are assigned more clients or speak up? I'm a high performer but not utilized to my fullest capacity.

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Did not get promoted from Staff to Senior last year and this year the utilization is low because of a couple projects ending prematurely and difficulty in finding new projects even though-

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By close of eyes is not a reasonable time for any deliverable to be due. You work from home not 24/7. Let’s normalize standard working hours; if work isn’t done within eight to nine hours in day then it’s time for evaluate systems, if all those Zoom calls were necessary and staff utilization.

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Is it alright if my utilization drops below what it is supposed to be by a little bit (5% or less drop from standard amount) while I don’t have a lot of work to do?

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How much utilization is "too much" utilization?

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I'm almost at the point of an offer, and also just started a 6 month long engagement since my utilization was taking a hit. How do you fish recommend dealing with the situation once the offer comes?

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Seems to me like utilization targets incentive a) lying b) inequity c) inefficiency or d) all of the above. What do folks think?

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Got a tier 4 my 1st year cause of utilization. Now I'm placed on a pip, but want to change Los since I've been working with them and enjoy what I do now. Is this possible or is it basically to late?

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Hey 🐠. Team is supposed to be off this wk, but instead is working M-W and the Partner said that this is a “PRD” week, meaning that we are not billing (getting utilization). Is this against policy?

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Do we have a chargeable code that we can bill our time to while we are waiting on a code to open? Its getting close to FYE utilization cut off so want to make sure I get credit for the hours pending.

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What exactly is utilization? The percent of time you work and are billing?

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Bumble an acceptable use of my utilization hours?

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How does utilization hours work? Does it include the time you’re on the bench

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People on here are talking about billable hours and utilization... are those things that are tracked on an individual basis? We do it as a firm aggregate and thought that was the norm, but seems to be that it might be tied to specific people at other firms?

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Thoughts on the utilization spreadsheet?

Mohamed (Pwc advisory leader) just mentioned the utilization memo discussion on fishbowl! Haha

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I heard at Andersen Tax they publish everyone's utilization to the office and highlight the ones who didn't work enough. Is this true? I was thinking about jumping over there after this busy season but if that would be a dealbreaker for me.

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Because of my hire date last year I wasn’t reviewed in last summer’s annual review cycle. My firm cut everyone’s salary by 25% in March and made major layoffs and more are coming. The firm made it clear that during this summer’s review they will not discuss salary. Any advice for how to have the conversation in the near future about a raise? I work exclusively with nonprofits and my current salary is not sustainable. Are consulting firms that deal with for profits also suffering like this?

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I need help!!! I just start a job 6 months ago to get away from the banking job i started because i was misserable, i now havea great job but was iust called to interview for a job in my career field that im going to school for what should i do??!!

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Saw exited out being used. Coached out is already neutral enough. Just interesting that we don't call it what it is. Released, fired, let go

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As we begin another week of WFH, I just want to say everyone please stay safe. ❤️

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How typical is it to exit to a software development job? I handed in my notice and I’m doing that.

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Do I have to get an employment verification letter from internship before when filing for perm applications? It’s a 3 month full time job, but not really related to what I do now.

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How do sick days work? Just realized that 1/3 of my “PTO” is actually sick days (and it’s not generous and you don’t get paid out when you leave). I’m very lucky to not get sick but does that mean in order to use some I’ll have to spontaneously say I’m ill with little advanced notice? Seems like a policy which rewards people for leaving their team in a lurch.

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Any insight on getting MBA from mendoza as far as prospects for transitioning into a post-mba strategy consulting role? It’s ranked outside the top 15 but from research seems like it still sends plenty of grads to top consulting firms (not MBB)

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(this is not about your opinion on mask-wearing. I frankly dgaf) I was at the doctor's office today and one receptionist was not wearing a mask. The other was wearing one improperly. I struggled to even go to the Dr. In the first place because I have a non-COVID related illness and being exposed to COVID would likely make me extremely ill. Is there someone I can report this to? I get that wearing a mask at your office job sucks, but I feel betrayed.

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Please stop sending me invites to join Fishbowl. I'm already here and I feel my utilization dropping rapidly!

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What’s Amazon Paternity paid leave criteria?

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Hello I am new here. 👋 I am currently a Junior, full time student and looking for internship/part time work in accounting/finance in LA area.

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Does Fidelity have Zelle? I transferred my assets to Chase to avoid long transfer times as they use to be in Schwab, but I see Schwab has Zelle now. Does Fidelity?

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How big is the UX department at CCB Citibank? How is it to work here? I am going on an interview and any tips would be greatly appreciated.

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I have to be honest, I don’t care about a promotion or job growth. I just want to work pay my bills and enjoy life. I’m working on paying off debt. Anyone else feel like this?

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