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I have a final round interview at ClearView this week. I am very scared by the terrible Glassdoor reviews and the comments on this bowl.... Current/former CV consultants, is it as bad as it seems?

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Is it inappropriate to tell a recruiter that I decline to speak with them about joining firm X because of bad things I heard about them from my friends, their alumni, glassdoor and/or fishbowl? Would … more

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Bain is the no. 1 best place to work in 2021 according to Glassdoor. Very curious about the employee experience and thoughts around what makes Bain stand out, particularly compared to other consulting… more

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How much do Glassdoor reviews matter when evaluating a potential opportunity?

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Rich Lesser of BCG is named No. 1 CEO by Glassdoor and I have heard his expansion strat for BCG is not supported by many, can anyone help share more insight abt his performance/reputation/impact etc?

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Anyone work or worked for Infosys or Tata? If so...what are your experiences? I was separated from EY along with a ton of others in mass wave in September. I haven't landed anything yet and get… more

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I recently was promoted to principal (manager equivalent). I was given 145k base 15k bonus target. I’m in nyc. For those at other firms does this seem low? I was expecting 160 from what I’ve seen on m… more

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Not even one of the Big4 make it to the Glassdoor Best Places to Work for in 2021. Your views?

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I'm up for a promotion to Senior Strategist, is it reasonable to ask for a bump from 65k to 105k? Was supposed to get a raise last year but covid salary freezes happened. Glassdoor & real agen… more

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Hey guys, Need some advice on EY Parthenon Dubai. Going through the interview process and people seem pretty good and decent. However the glassdoor reviews are absolutely terrible and spell out a sto… more

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I remember checking glassdoor before accepting a position at Deloitte, and it had 4.5 (roughly). Just checked again, and it's at 3.9. I know I'm personally really frustrated at work, but it se… more

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How much weight do you give to a Company’s former/current employee reviews on Glassdoor? I have a great opportunity and interview lined up, but the reviews consistently refer to “toxic work environmen… more

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How much stock do you put in Glassdoor reviews? For the most part I tend to agree but every now and then it reads like someone internally is just BSing the reviews?

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How much weigh do you put into Glassdoor reviews? Looking to switch to smaller boutique consulting firm. Everything seems great but the Glassdoor reviews are awful

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Hi 🐠! I’ve just been offered a great job at top tech company. Was hoping for some negotiation advice. Current: $135,500 w/ up to 10% bonus ($149k TC) Offer: $154,000 w/ up to 30% bonus ($220k TC - p… more

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Hi, what is the best response when a recruiter reaches out to you and after you do more research about the company or agency you find horrible reviews of the place? For example, I just saw repeat 1.0 … more

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Hello I have got an offer from CTS and one from Deloitte both in healthcare domain. The salary is high in Deloitte but in CTS all client interviews are sorted. Deloitte - 14 LPA CTS- 11.5 LPA I wan… more

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Dear Friends. I have below offers. Please help me in choosing one. Lead data engineer 1.Discover Financial services: Base:135K PTO: Limited 25 Glassdoor ratings:3.9 Better benefits GC processing: a… more

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A recruiter from Accenture recently reached out to me about opportunities within their Workday practice. I’m an AC due for a promotion to Consultant in September. Based on some Glassdoor research, it … more

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In an interview I asked a candidate about their salary requirements for their next role and they gave me a pretty wide range because that is what they had seen on Glassdoor. I said that our budget wou… more

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A recruiter reached out to me for a Program Analyst position at Google. The Job Description seems to require 4 years in consulting, but glassdoor salary for Program Analyst is not at that level at all… more

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Okay, so... In-house positions, job postings and salary information: How do you know what the compensation is for postings? Am I missing something? Is there some type of database with this information… more

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What job boards does everyone use? I basically only use LinkedIn as Indeed and Glassdoor post the same jobs.

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How does one determine if they’re receiving an appropriate wage for the market? Glassdoor and LinkedIn are unreliable, and I don’t want to offend my friends at other firms by asking outright. I have t… more

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What do folks think about the 2021 best places to work rankings that just came out from Glassdoor?

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Starting at LEK next year. Is the bashing they get on Glassdoor true?

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Why do Deloitte Sr. Managers make so much less than the other 3? Looking at Glassdoor averages.

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How much emphasis do you put on the company culture before accepting the offer? I have an offer with 30% pay increase and will offer me a D role in publicly traded company (IPO in 2020), but I have r… more

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Is Glassdoor reliable for salaries? I saw a position at a bank listed at $150k with “high confidence” but before the interview they unsolicitedly told me the range was around $120k.

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What’s a reasonable answer when a small, independent NYC agency asks what your desired salary is? Info on Glassdoor is limited given they’re all smaller. For context, I’m a junior with just a little o… more

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Anyone have experience with the McMaster Carr Mgmt Development program? Glassdoor reviews are concerning to say the least...

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I am negotiating for a pay raise and I have been asked to share numbers on how much attorneys with similar experiences get paid. What is my best resource? I’m looking at Glassdoor and LinkedIn.

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It seems like the work life balance at MBB is always described as horrendous. But how does Bain keep receiving the number one best place to work per glassdoor? Heck, they received an award for best pl… more

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I’ve been offered an EP role in Europe which is super exciting... but... the salary strikes me as low. Are there any Europe based EP’s here that can give an indication of salary ranges? Glassdoor doe… more

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Just got promoted to Manager and got a raise to $120K base + $10K bonus. Checked Glassdoor / Payscale and this seems slightly above the median for my area (HCOL). No MBA. Does this sound reasonable?

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So what are Capital One Product Managers making? Glassdoor says ~108k but that seems...low.

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I've got a second interview today at Tesla for an IT supervisory role. Seems almost too good to be true of an offer. Only been at EY for 1.5 years and currently up for manager promotion this year… more

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What’s a reasonable answer when a small, independent agency asks what your desired salary is? Info on Glassdoor is limited given they’re all smaller. For context, I’m a junior with just a little over … more

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Google folks - chances that remote work is pushed beyond June 2021?

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I have worked in the HR space for the past 9 years, however most of my experience has been in Talent Acquisition. I do want to move into a People Operations/Generalist role. I’m planning to go for a HR certificate but unsure if I should go for a PHR or SHRM. Please advise!

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For those of you that got coached-out/fired from PA, what was the conversation like leading up to it?

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What MBA programs would you consider “worth it” to forego 2 years of salary?

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Gah being the subcontractor on a project where the prime clearly doesn't give a 💩 sucks! Been sitting here waiting for an email for 3 days while they ignore us, and we can't even bill in the meantime

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Anyone at West Monroe willing to chat about submitting a referral for me? Interested in a Sr. Consultant role for M&A IT Advisory

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I would be really interested to see a client that has invested in cryptos

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MBB folks, got a second round coming up, and I’m curious how interviews with partner level tend to be different?

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My boss found a 7 year old PPT with some fancy bullet points and now he wants me to explain and convince client to implement them in current project which is 70% done!!

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To those who say status doesn’t matter.. try sitting in the last row on plane twice in a row.😒😩 still sky but stopped traveling and delta has forgotten about me. Argh

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I want to make my money work for me and investing in index funds seems to be a good first step. Anyone have any good books/research websites to recommend for investing in index funds and/or other financial instruments? Would also appreciate advice anyone has for a first time investor who is terrified of losing money to the market.

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Anyone with experience negotiating Big 4 consulting salary? Curious how flexible they are with the pay scales.

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Monday morning ORD - SFO, 60+ on the upgrade list, Exec Platinum with over $17k in EQD and 115k miles...still #23. Sigh.

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This is a dumb question but what exactly is the utilization formula? Are there any other metrics I need to be aware of? Are there goals/standards attached to these?

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MFW I turn in all my stuff to Deloitte after getting laid off and the IT guy says "congratulations!" as I'm leaving

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When is the next holiday again? So drained out already!

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Pursuing move 95% for the money. What are some good alternative reasons when speaking to partners/HR of interviewing companies when asking why I want to make the move?

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What are MM managers making in San Francisco? And how’s the OTE split? Thanks!

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Any associates and seniors who have recently left the B4, can you tell me how much you made at B4 and how much you left for? Can you also let me know what city you’re in and if you’re glad you left? I’m thinking of making a jump myself and I want to have a better idea of what I’m in for.

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I’m a woman. I’m sick of carrying around my tote and want to get a backpack without it looking immature or tacky. Any recommendations?

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Men, what is your WFH outfit for video conferencing?

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Client: "is this how all your meetings go, you just shout at each other until someone gives up?" Lead: "this isn't even shouting" 🙄🙄🙄

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Hi ppl, I am a boomerang to EY GDS in Tax service line, joined through campus selection after MBA in 2017Aug for CTC of 3.33, left EY in January 2019, Joined Deloitte in Feb and after a year left Deloitte in March 2021 as I got a offer for a different team in EY..joined back EY immediately as boomerang in March and My Current CTC is 6.3lks pa, I have total experience of 3.5yrs and most probably will get promoted to Tax Senior this year in September promotion cycle..is my CTC on par with market

Are there any layoffs in other consulting firms similar to what’s going on in Deloitte? They are firing people even after giving raise and bonus

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I see the recommendation is to not get pregnant until12-18 months after giving birth. Did you all follow that? Did you jump on birth control pills right after giving birth?

Any success with using basecamp as a way to communicate with the client? We’re currently doing that on a project and it seems messy..

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Anyone get approved for the H1B yet this year?

I keep failing leetcode problems in my interviews - particularly the med/hard ones - are there companies I can interview at that aren't so difficult?

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If a company asks you if you're interested in applying (which you are but you don't want to leave your current team hanging with a project mid-development) is it okay to say you're interested... but

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D-Day? Finest hour? I’m sure we’re all hearing these ridiculous references on the news to the fight on Covid and the vaccines. Sounds sacrilegious to me. This isn’t the greatest generation by a long shot. This is the generation of whom many flouted medical guidelines, put others at risk for selfish reasons. Whined about work from home. Recklessly traveled in droves over Thanksgiving. Sorry, but just an observation about the hubris that brought out the worst in too many people.

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How long does it usually take for PwC to respond to an experience hire application with an internal referral?

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Offered a role at ZS as SIP AC in pipeline strategy. How’s the hours in pipeline? Also what % raise is typical every year? Ty!

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Amazon 🐠: What total compensation and the the break down of (base, sign on bonus, stock) for Business Analyst II should I look for? This BA II role is in Seattle. I assume BA II is L5?

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Hey Everyone. Applied through the GS jobs portal on 10/5 for the early careers program in SLC, one position in trade and transaction management, the other in client services/sales support. Heard back through the recruiter on 10/8 and just got my HireVue last night (10/13) and completed it today 10/14. Both of the positions are currently saying “Resume Under Review” Any insight to this at all? How long it’s taken to get a super day invite back? How soon after did you get a rejection or offer?

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Psychologically disabled 🐠 (ie PTSD/Bipolar/Depression/Schizoid spec/Autism spec/Anxiety, etc) have you had any luck requesting formal accomodation w/ HR for your disability @ your agency? What kind?

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Anyone who can provide referral to Bain for Associate role in consulting- not knowledge/CN team. I have 3 YoE in management consulting - Strategy, SCM, Ops, R&D. Leads would help!

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Monday night flight = casual travel. What up v neck and shorts

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Has anyone ever reached out to a former client to see if they are hiring? Any repercussions to this?

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Say you apply to an internal role (and your manager knows about it), but you don’t get the job. Do you just let your manager know about it casually, and reiterate your interest in and commitment to the current team? Wouldn’t your manager be a bit wary of your renewed interest in the team now that your internal job application fell through ?

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Need some advise! It’s been 8 years since I attended an interview, the interviews I attended didn’t result in an offer. Any direction on how and where I should start? I have been leetcoding for a while now. Skill set: SQL, python, tableau and other environments within data. Does it help hiring career or interview coaches? Thanks in advance!

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