I work at EY and all they do is blast out emails about equality forcing their views on us. We had an all hands call where they said we weren’t getting bonuses because we aren’t meeting projections and… more

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If Consulting firms were each a different car brand, what would they be? I’ll start: PwC (Ford) Deloitte (GM) EY (Toyota) KPMG (Hyundai) McKinsey (Mercedes) BCG (BMW) Bain (Porsche) Accenture (Tesla) … more

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EY 1 says something, and EY 2 responds. But all I want to know is WTF is an EY?

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Which is the best firm to work for, as a prep for entrepreneurship? BCG, Bain, McKinsey, Deloitte, PWC, EY, KPMG, smaller and niche consultancy, etc.

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Any M in midtown NYC who are over 6’ and fit and not bald and sub 30 wants to grab a smoothie in the near future? Prefer non EY I know I sound shallow but I am shallow

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EY PPEDD lay-off notices going out to 80 in FSO, 300 total in the US....officially designated as “performance related”.

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Which big 4 firm has the highest/lowest quality consultants? Worked with some EY consultants and honestly not very impressed.

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Made a move from Accenture to EY and let me tell you the grass is not always greener on the other side 🧐

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EY update: No pbb, no raises, and we are essentially doing layoffs (solid performers who are utilized being let go without any prior notice). Again EY comes out top of the big 4

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Slytherin: McKinsey, Deloitte, EY Gryffindor: Bain, Accenture, PwC Ravenclaw: BCG, OW, Kearney Hufflepuff: KPMG, BAH, Guidehouse How would you sort?

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How would you rank the major consulting firms by pay + bonus + benefits? Deloitte, Accenture, PwC, BCG, EY, Bain, KPMG, McKinsey, Booz Allen

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Great job, EY for taking the lead on deciding no workforce reduction. Deloitte and others, let’s do what’s right and humane. People can very well do WITHOUT BONUSES AND RAISES

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EY is giving us the day off to participate in the March on Washington on Aug28. - Anyone else going? - Are you attending in-person/Virtual ? - How do you feel about the risk of spreading infection?… more

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I find it supremely fake when folks from outside McK write on LinkedIn- “Engagement Manager or Associate Partner” instead of “Manager or Senior Manager”. Mostly observed among Deloitte folks (some EY … more

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EY vs PWC . Pros and cons?

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After leaving Deloitte, if asked why EY or PWC, what would you say ?

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After I left EY, my old team was absorbed into EY-Parthenon. What is the consensus on me listing Parthenon on my resume vs EY? I’d prefer to list Parthenon but unsure if that would be lying

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EY gives you the offer to bank your 5k senior promotion bonus and get 25k 3 years later. I want to know what you outsiders think of this? Literally 50% say no and 50% say yes.

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My wife works for EY and she has been working til 1-2 am most days not just Jan to Mar but even the whole April including weekends. She told me her whole team works that late and so she has never been… more

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EY just assured that there won’t be any workforce reduction. Also no performance bonus this year. How do you feel? (Me: I am proud that we always put people first)

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27 YO and earning $99K. Not sure where I stand up to my peers. I’ve heard of folks earning way more at EY and Appian. How would you rank me?

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Left EY to start my own firm with a bunch of friends, already have more clients than employees - DM me! Long live EY1, Principal1, and all my suspensions! Here’s to the next chapter.

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Really annoyed by the email EY sent about the work from home policy and the “exception” to client travel. I’m sure partners and managers will use that language to intimidate colleagues into working fr… more

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Deloitte = Slytherin PwC = Gryffindor EY = Hufflepuff KPMG = Ravenclaw Accurate?

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Heard EY is planning to lay off employees in June. Is this something that other firms would also follow and just tag as performance based layoffs.

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So I have heard that EY pays a lot more than Deloitte, is it true?

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In 3 words, describe the culture of your firm e.g. Accenture, Deloitte, EY, IBM, MBB, PwC, Tier 2s, boutiques, and oh, KPMG

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2020 First Year Analyst Salary Comparison: MBB McKinsey: 87k base + 5k signing + up to 15k bonus Bain: 90k base + 5k signing + up to 22.5k bonus BCG: 90k base + 5k signing + up to 18k bonus Big 4 De… more

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Is EY manager same as Deloitte Manager in Consulting? I hear people in EY make manager in 5 years.

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Why do consultants work at EY? Their bonuses are like 9% max... The other big4 even KPMG is like 12% if you're good. Boutiques are like 20-40%. Also, I heard EY doesn't pay for lunch? What

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Why did I ever leave EY. My firm terminated me because of VISA issues and does not have the gall to shoulder relocation expenses not does not want to move forward with GC. Terminated via email. Great.

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How did PWC and Deloitte handle layoffs this year? Just curious in terms of how and when? EY layoffs have been quite sneaky!

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KPMG just rolled out their Lakehouse training center. Does PwC or EY have something like that ?

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So I know that some people say that the BLM marches have spread covid. Is this true? I'm curious because EY recently sponsored roundtrip plane tickets for people to attend the BLM march in DC an… more

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I am new to consulting at one of the Big 4 (experienced hire). I have a lot of friends and EY consulting from undergrad and when I casually bring it up, the most often reaction with consultants inside… more

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EY announced no PBB 😔 Still grateful for my job though.

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What firms have announced $0 bonuses so far? I know KPMG and EY both have... anyone else?

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