Is it just Grant Thornton or are other firms experiencing massive turnovers? I see articles about The Great Resignation happening this year but the rate we're losing people at GT is nuts.
GT really pulled through with the pay raises and bonuses this year. Non-GT folks - what's the situation elsewhere?!
Mini poll - Best firm among Tier 2: (also would be lovely to know why) 💜 - GT ❤️ - BDO 💚 - RSM
Hi folks. I have an offer from Grant Thornton with a solid raise. Is it worth it? What am I missing from D?
Any thoughts on why Grant Thornton has a Senior job description with a 2-4 year experience requirement?
I saw the news “ Goldman Sachs” employees working more than 100 hours per week. And, got attention to the world. ECO from Goldman start to make “Sat rule”, are you serious?”. …
Received an offer from KPMG. The recruiter hasn’t been the friendliest or transparent telling me who my client would be and what the expectations are of me being in the office (it’s potentially a 2 ho…
In a conundrum. I’ve got 3 different offers with total compensation inversely proportional to firm prestige. BCG - $155k Accenture - $170k Grant Thornton - $180k Thoughts? Background: Healthcare…
Just need to rant: super annoyed with the whole “utilization and billable hours.” We have FTO, which I love but the utilization takes away from it. For 2 weeks I barely was able to make 30 hours, whic…
I thought GT sends gifts to its employees on important milestones such as having a child. I didnt receive anything when I gave birth a few months ago. Is it the same thing for the other audit firms?
Alrighty - if any of you guys is planning to bounce to GT for a better WLB please DM me 😄
What's life like in Grant Thornton public sector? Received an offer to change onto a new contract in their practice.
Hot take: Leaving big 4 consulting and joining middle market firm (A&M, GT, etc.) does not, I repeat, does not mean less hours.
Attention experienced and senior associates!! Interested in joining PwC? Ask me for a referral and I’m willing to share the bon…
If anyone is interested in making a move to another PA firm, GT is hiring in many of its offices, and most service lines! DM me if you’re interested in hearing more! Hope all the tax folk are hanging…
I went from being at GT for 2 years and then went to PWC for a year and I hate it, and I am going back to GT. Will Pwc hate me?
Got an offer from GT for 105k and EY for 90k for a Senior 1 in the Asset Wealth Management Groups. Coming from PwC as an A3. Which one would you take and why? What else would you consider when consi…
RSM, BDO, GT, Cohn Reznick and other mid-size firms, to get promoted to management does your firm require CPA, EA, or do they allow without certification? If anyone knows of a single resource that pr…
What non-B4 accounting firm has a comparable strategy / operations advisory practice? I am looking to apply for NYC entry level Baker Tilly…
What was the worst sell side team you’ve seen on a buy side? (PwC, Deloitte, EY, KPMG, BDO, RSM, GT, A&M)
If anyone is looking for a referral, GT is hiring from experienced associate up in many regions and most service lines. DM for referral if interested, good luck in busy season everyone!
So just had a pleasant surprise to find out that BDO changed a few months ago their paid parental leave policy from Primary …
How bad is deal volume at each firm? Grant Thornton has been running senior managers on 8-12 deals, managers on 6-9, and senior…
All, for your offices that are currently open with limited capacity; do you have to wear a mask while in common spaces? Including the bullpen seating? What about your enclosed offices? EY…
Hi all, I’m looking to move in a mid size audit firm (RSM, GT other..). I am promoted to S2 in Big4. How are the hours in audit financial services ? Is it slightly better ? I’m utilized > 100% all …
Should I choose Grant Thornton - Audit PwC - Risk Assurance FTI - Forensic and Litigation Consulting BDO- Audit Interested to hear people’s response on which firm will offer the most career op…
Salary offered 57k. No signing bonus. Did 3 internships with the firm. I have my B.S in accounting . Will have my Masters of accounting with concentration in data analytics by next year 2022. Start da…
How to Grant Thornton for tax job ?
MM firms - which one pays better overall through partner levels in FDD? A&M, RSM, BDO, HL, FTI, GT etc
I started my career at PWC audit in 2019 and got laid off last year due to covid. I got an offer and started working at a 2 tier (BDO, RSM, GT... level) accounting firm for 1 month. Now PWC partner ex…
Currently a technical accounting manager at mid-tier (BDO, GT, RSM). Am I significantly limiting my future opportunities by not getting Big 4 experience?
I need some help evaluating two offers: 1) Grant Thornton Experienced Associate 83K + 5% in chicago (would be doing supply chain consulting) 2) 7 person Startup founded in 2013 100k + equity s…
I think I’m going to start applying other places, just want to see what’s out there. The only resume I have is a specific GT one that we send to clients and my college resume which has my professional…
Going to MBB from Tier 2...worth the switch?
My room this year is really warm, what’s the best classroom fan that can cool an entire class?
Hey guys. I’m the event planner for CLSA at my law school and was wondering if anybody is willing to be on a panel regarding ethics during the coronavirus regarding the way confidential information is sent and received, how you guys use zoom for depositions or any ethical challenges you’ve come across during this time. Thank you!
One of my employees is the only one in the firm who knows how to use a critical piece of outdated software. I overheard them speaking about accepting a job interview. Should I get them to train another employee?
Looking to move to NAMR (US/Canada) in a Senior UX designer role. Have UG and Masters in Design, and 4 YOE as a Sr experience designer in a top design consulting firm. Trying to get a sense of expected salary range.
Got an offer from a small consulting firm, in the city I want to live in, for the salary that I wanted, and doing the work I like. I'm really worried about the "small" company issue. Pros and cons?
Fun poll: what are the two things you'd hate to run out of while wfh? For me, it's face cream and chili salt.
What is it like working in Transaction Advisory at a firm like Alvarez and Marsal versus a B4 firm? What would be the pros/cons career wise?
Hi all, I’m looking for recommendations of tech/ automotive companies that allow working fully remote. I’d really like to move out of my current company but can’t do so for the next two years because my spouse is going to school here. Any recommendations on which companies allow working fully remote (at least for a couple of years until I’m able to relocate)?Apple Cruise Automation Google Amazon Waymo LLC
McKinsey: Do you guys have an Expert Track a la BCG's Director roles (i.e. little / no selling responsibility w clients, much more functional / content expertise role)? At what tenure do people join?
Today is my first day of my first IVF cycle. After getting the green light to start IVF based on my negative COVID test, baseline ultrasound and bloodwork, I feel relieved that this day has come after unsuccessfully trying to conceive naturally and with IUI, and even excited now. LET'S DO THIS!
Capgemini Invent hiring across all roles, sectors and most teams — happy to chat about our work, culture and why I picked Invent 5 years ago (Cap Consulting back then) for those who are looking to make a change!
For all I/O Psych degree holders— do you find that school matters like it does with an MBA? Or is it more the credential? I’d like to jump from tech into HC consulting, but not sure how impt name is
Will rerecruiting for MBB (and essentially restarting/grinding case prep and such) when I have a T2 pretty locked in just be indulging an unhealthy obsession with prestige? Struggling with whether or not it’s objectively worth it, as someone who has fallen into “prestige traps” in the past.
This is for my real estate agents. I’m brand new into the business and I adore the work. What tips or pointers can you give to a new agent- I’m in Las Vegas if it helps to be specific. If anyone has any book recommendations that’d be awesome as well. I’m looking to learn anything and everything. For example, learning what I can and can’t do to make a deal close
We are having difficulty with managing employee absences. Most seem as if they don’t care about termination. What have others done to motivate hourly employees to come to work? We have changed schedules, offered perfect attendance bonuses, replaced the points system, etc.
You know what grinds my gears? When SM or above still don't know how to send a Skype call properly and make you type everything in manually... for a daily call, over the next year 😑😑
Damn ATL back at it again with the sexy weather
The days when I wonder why I returned to consulting, I try to be thankful for in the ways I can treat friends and family to things with my salary. Anyone else struggle with similar thoughts?
Any advice for explaining the risks of a situation without management thinking I’m weak or not being aggressively fighting for their position?
Hi y'all I have a first round skills-based interview with Accenture within their wealth management capital markets practice. Any tips or advice would be greatly appreciated. Thank you so much!
In a predicament folks .. my new employer hired me into a full time role into the US but the immigration team has only done a TN for 10 months due to some administrative mistakes and now the paper work is done. I am working to see how i get this addressed as I cannot even sigh a lease for a 1 year place or lease a car if my status is under 1 year. I am confident they will renew me but it puts me in a jam. Any advice on this? Has anyone seen this?
For those of you who have successfully started your own agencies — how did you start? As in, how’d you get your first RFP from a client?
Would it make more sense for public accounting to follow more of a big law / IB type of salary/bonus structure for junior staff? And bonuses make up a bigger portion of total comp e.g. all 1st yrs make X and bonuses range from Y-Z based on performance. All 2nd years make N and bonuses range etc
How do you get hired as a junior copywriter in this city? I’ve been trying since my internship ended pre-pandemic and apart from making my book better, I don’t have any more answers now than I did when I started.
Trying for a job in the big 4 as a senior associate. No luck yet. Any suggestions 🐠. Close to 5 years experience and a Masters Degree. Looking for jobs in Data & Analytics - DW & BI.
My therapist just told me I'm depressed..do you ever feel like they tell you things you hear a lot or could have figured out on your own? Like take care of yourself, it's ok to feel such and such, etc. I'm still newer to therapy so wondering if that's the common experience? Do you ever have moments where you're like wow that actually is eye opening and I wouldn't have gotten that from reading self help books and websites etc?
3.00 UG gpa (death of a parent, caretaker of the other), 3.95 master GPA both in engineering, 730 GMAT. Have killer ECs, decent WE but not gold. I'm applying to 10 of the T15 in R1, with Cornell as my safety. Should I add more schools that are lower ranked in or just see where I land after R1? Really want to have at least 1 acceptance after R1.
has anyone ever interned as KPMG’s Lighthouse Data Engineer and Developer? I’m trying to find out how the work is and if there’s a wide range of exit opportunities. Would you recommend starting off at B4 or just work at a tech comp? KPMG
Freelance to full time in NYC. Should annual match (or be within a few thousand) of what hourly works out to be? Yes they cover health etc but seems like more responsibilities. Hourly was mid market rate.
Project leadership is telling teams that they need to fly in the week of thanksgiving and possible Christmas as well. The assumption is that we fly home the day prior to the actual holiday. 😂
That feeling when you let one rip and then scramble to double check if Zoom is still muted... and it is
What made your internship special and why did you want to join your firm? Think, fun things or small touches that went a long way, too.
For those in big 4, how much time between accepting an offer and start date have you been able to ask for? Is a month feasible/how should one phrase it? Two weeks just doesn’t feel like enough with this heavy burnout/having to wrap up deals at old firm
Where is Mr. Trump during all this? Even Trump supporters must agree this guy is completely MIA and not showing any leadership or trying to bring a sense of calm or unity to the nation.
When it comes to airlines I go where I'm appreciated thus far JetBlue, Southwest, and Virgin America (now Alaska Air) have been my go to airlines. You couldn't pay me to get on United, Delta or US.