How well would a seasoned audit partner perform if put in a staff accountant role? They keep all of their knowledge but only the authority of a staff.

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What are the benefits of being in a staff augmentation role at a client over traditional consulting projects?

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I’m in a staff aug role and it’s coming to an end in a few weeks. Client is very disorganized and running out of budget so all consultants are not being renewed. I have noticed that I am now being...

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I am an A2 soon to be S1 and I really don’t want to be in PA anymore and don’t care about job titles really. Is it dumb to take a position in industry as a staff accountant

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I was previously a contractor on staff aug project and have now accepted a full time position as a Consultant with Big 4 which I’m super excited about. Problem is now coworkers from the old team are..

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Staff with less than 1 YOE. Opportunity with local consulting firm. Better work life balance. Offer is for 85K + 2.5 signing. Currently make 70K + 7.5 signing which will need to be paid back on exit.

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Anyone leave consulting for a chief of staff role at a tech startup? Wondering what the learning opp, exit opps, career progression, pay, etc. look like ?

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Pros and cons of chief of staff positions? I am trying to exit consulting for better WLB and not sure if chief of staff type role makes sense

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I am considered for Chief of staff role at a relatively small ($600M) company, is this just a glorified assistant role? Looking for opinions about the role if anyone else has experience & whether ctd.

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F25) Was just let go from my startup after only 6 months in a chief of staff role. The company (backed by Sequoia, Andreessen, etc.)....

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Thoughts Chief of Staff roles? Was reached out to for a CoS to CEO position, decent size company (~$1b Val), but have zero clue what to expect. Doing some DD before I talk to the CEO.

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Interested in applying to other Big 4, but as a staff (1-2 YOE) I feel like I don't know a lot and worry about getting offers, but I feel like I'll grow more outside my current role. (Cont'd)

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I got an offer in industry making 20k more than what I’m making now. The position is a staff level (I will be making senior in July) so it’s a step down. There is room for promotion to senior, but...

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What are everyone's thoughts on chief of staff roles? What are career prospects and or exit opportunities?

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Is a Staff Attorney position in biglaw worth it over Associate w smaller firm? Pay seems to be better but does “Staff Attorney” stain your resume if you try to lateral into Associate elsewhere

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Has anyone moved into a Chief of Staff type of role? Ready to leave consulting and thinking that could be a good fit. Getting tired of consistent night and weekend work.

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Staff 1 (going into staff 2 year in October) making $51k in low COL city. Offered a senior role in industry for $70k + 7% bonus. Would you jump?

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Just received Chief of Staff position at a high growth consumer startup in NYC/SF...

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What are your thoughts on a Chief of Staff role (well funded social tech org)? Is CoS interesting, damanding, rewarding...? Would love to get your perspective on what you have seen or heard?

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Any thoughts on Chief of Staff roles as an exit opportunity? For context - I’ve been in consulting for 3 yrs and was approached by a headhunter (wasn’t actively looking) but it seems like a cool role.

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What are your thoughts on a Chief of Staff role (well funded social tech org)? Is CoS interesting, damanding, rewarding...? Would love to get your perspective on what you have seen or heard?

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Hi there! ACD / Art with 12 yrs of experience in CONSUMER and MULTICULTURAL. Fluent in both English and Spanish. Currently on a “permalance” situation, looking for a full-time STAFF role 😉

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Staff with less than 1 YOE. Opportunity with local consulting firm. Better work life balance. Offer is for 85K + 2.5 signing. Currently make 70K + 7.5 signing which will need to be paid back on exit.

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Have any folks on here worked in a chief of staff role? How many years of experience did you have previously? What did you like/dislike about the role?

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Thoughts on a chief of staff role for one of the heads of a large hedge fund?

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F25) Was just let go from my startup after only 6 months in a chief of staff role. The company (backed by Sequoia, Andreessen, etc.)....

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I am an A2 soon to be S1 and I really don’t want to be in PA anymore and don’t care about job titles really. Is it dumb to take a position in industry as a staff accountant

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I’m in a staff aug role and it’s coming to an end in a few weeks. Client is very disorganized and running out of budget so all consultants are not being renewed. I have noticed that I am now being...

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Was an auditor before and starting a new job in Forensics at Big 4 as a second year staff. Any recommendations, tips, stories to share for this position?

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I was previously a contractor on staff aug project and have now accepted a full time position as a Consultant with Big 4 which I’m super excited about. Problem is now coworkers from the old team are..

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What are everyone's thoughts on chief of staff roles? What are career prospects and or exit opportunities?

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Suggestions for how to answer a salary expectation question? Details: a staff attorney position in the Stamford, CT with 2-4 years experience required. Coming from NY big law with 2years experience

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Should I take a staff attorney position in hopes of 1) transitioning to associate at the prestigious law firm or 2) bettering my chances for associate elsewhere after a year of being a staff attorney?

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What's a typical staff Aug role in consulting look like? I've only ever done implementations, wondering what the staff Aug comments I see would refer to

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Is a Chief of Staff role a step up from being a Senior Executive Admin or is the same thing packaged differently?

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Anyone leave consulting for a chief of staff role at a tech startup? Wondering what the learning opp, exit opps, career progression, pay, etc. look like ?

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Thoughts on if a chief of staff role at a tech company is a good move after 3 years of consulting? How much should I be asking for?

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Is a Staff Attorney position in biglaw worth it over Associate w smaller firm? Pay seems to be better but does “Staff Attorney” stain your resume if you try to lateral into Associate elsewhere

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