Workload fluctuation in management consulting firms by H. B. Weil

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Workload Fluctuation in Management Consulting Firms by Henry Birdseye Weil ABSTRACT Submitted to the Alfred P. Sloan School of Management on in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Bachelor of Science.

This thesis investigates the problem of workload fluc-tuation in management consulting firms. It employs the In.

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