If you had the option to do the holy trifecta of Google, Goldman and McKinsey, what would be the order?
Does the IRS pay salaries beyond the GS and step schedule? Those numbers seem pretty low. How do they attract talented individuals?
College kids need to stop putting on their linkedin title “virtual intern at Goldman Sachs, BCG...” those aren’t even real internships (I’m referring to those mock experiences offered by third-party w…
Currently at an MBB, recruiter reached out about an opportunity with Goldman Sachs executive office on their conflicts resolution group (similar to compliance) - worth interviewing for?
Got a verbal offer from GS to join their compliance division. Mid VP role for 180k base / 85k non prorated bonus that’ll be given fully in Jan. Need some help to evaluate if I’m being low balled. Fr…
What’s the equivalent of Vice President (in a Goldman Sachs or JP Morgan) in a big four like KPMG or EY?
Does anyone know someone who jumped from consulting to Goldman? What Division do consultants usually join? I’m thinking of making the switch and would value connecting with someone who’s done it befor…
I was a low performer at KPMG (was there as A1 and A2), left for EY and am a top performer now (A2-S2.. way above peer average with GS and very solid comments) - should I mention my bad reviews at KPM…
Currently a C (level 2, "experienced hire", usually 2+ YOE) but with no experience prior to Deloitte. 1.5 YOE at D and up for promotion to SC in June. I'm a data scientist. What's th…
Fyi. Marcus goldman sachs just dropped their hysa rate to 0.8%. Surprised they were the first to go under 1% before ally or amex. Time to move my emergency funds
If you want to get into a top employer (industry leader, think FAANG, MBB, Goldman, etc), what is the lowest acceptable MBA program? Understand it depends by field but trying to narrow down schools.
How are people with 5 years or less of experience VP's at Goldman? What is the equivalent in consulting for a Goldman VP? What is also the typical career path at Goldman
Seeking advice: would you feel safe putting >250k in Marcus? Given FDIC insures only up to 250k? Don’t think it’s likely that Goldman goes under right.....it just feels like a lot of effort to open…
How do people feel about federalizing education. This would put teachers on the GS pay scale where federal employees with a bachelor's degree would all have a minimum salary and federal benefits.
I was approached by Goldman. Can anyone offer insight into corporate culture, benefits, or anything else that might be a pro/con to working for them? I worked at JPM for a few years and tend to think …
GoSystem users: Do you know if we can amend a filed 7004 before its due date? Client owes taxes and wanted to make the payment via GS ACH debit. TIA!
Goldman Sachs donated $500m for COVID-19 relief efforts. It had me thinking, has EY or any of the other Big4 donated? We receive emails of things WE can do, but have the firms done anything?
Anybody heard about working in Tax at Goldman Sachs? The comp seems great but curious about the type of work, career progression, etc.
Final round with Goldman Sachs. It’ll be over the phone with people in offices in other part of the world (VP and up). I tend to do really well in person but usually awkward and wordy over the phone.
Which companies outside of consulting are the most impressive (not to the layman but to let's say consultants) to have on your resume regardless of industry? FAANG, GS, KKR, BW
Anyone here familiar with Marcus by Goldman? Have an interview coming up and would appreciate some guidance
For gov’t exit, what GS level is applicable to 2 YOE post-MBA (also a vet if that matters). And is there anything better than USA jobs to look at what might be a good fit for a consultant? Thanks!
~8 YOE across IC/commercial, ts//sci, masters soon. If I want to work for the govt (3 letters, maybe dod or treasury?) what GS grade could I expect? Non vet.
What should be the target range for entry level IB analyst at Goldman Sachs? For context this is part of their early career thing. Have already 5+ years in corporate finance roles but they will be
Hi All, A recruiter reached out to me for an analyst role at Global Markets Operations Division at Goldman Sachs in Dallas. It is part of the “Early Careers” program. They are creating a new team and …
Senior here - I’ve now been contacted by 3 out of the 5 FAANG, Morgan Stanley, and Goldman. I’ve ignored all of them but am I just disillusioned by public? Did I drink too much of the kool aid?
Any recommendations on safe investments and/or savings accounts? I use Marcus by GS. But they keep lowering their interest rate
If I’ve got a HYSA with Ally that just dropped to 1.1% from 1.25%, is it worth transferring my savings to Marcus from Goldman which is at 1.3%? Rates have been dropping consistently so unsure if it’s …
How much would you expect a corporate VP to make at Goldman Sachs? Currently an engagement manager in strategy consulting and want to gauge how bad of a pay cut it would be...
Anyone know what base salary and bonuses are for a tax associate at Goldman? Currently a 2nd year tax manager at a top 20 firm in NYC. Got a callback after submitting my resume but not sure if this is…
How important do you think the names of the places where you've worked are on your resume when you're building a career in Finance? Feel like I'm shut out if I don't have a JPM or GS o…
Have you ever been laid off? How'd it go down? How'd you handle it? I think I should be safe in an economic downturn, but a junior and worrier about money so I want to prep as best as I can.
Starting interview process as Exp Design Consultant. Any insight on this with Slalom or other firms - what are the projects like, is the work engaging, is it a smart move/exit strategy opportunities?
More and more over the last year I've thought I needed to get out. I'm not miserable but I'm also not happy like I used to be. Once I get my manager bonus in April I'm out.
Sooo leadership just kinda dumped me at the client site 3 weeks ago and left? The daily calls keep getting cancelled and I can’t get a response by email. What the heck do I do?
I'm a Senior Associate in Assurance looking to switch into finance. I don't want to be a fund accountant. What position titles should I be searching?I want to go into finance but don't have experience
Is there a way to avoid giving a recruiter your expected salary range and have them make the first offer?
Senior cons in the most boring soul sucking project. Currently 25 I turn 26 in December. My parents live where I want move to and would be happy to see me.
After seeing a bunch of the posts on here about some of the exit opportunities people here have posted, I started applying a couple months ago. I just got an offer that's a little under 3x my current comp... And I'm totally speechless. Thank you to everyone here for motivating me to look for that next opportunity!!!
Does filing for paternity leave now (baby due in a few months) offer any kind of protection during layoffs before it takes affect? Does it make it more difficult, legally, to let me go?
Lincoln tunnel from NYC to NJ this morning, what’s the wrong ?? Missed my flight due to this traffic ...
Did anyone go into B4 audit knowing that they would not find it fulfilling when they were hired in? Curious to know!
Google recruiter invited me to apply for Finance Analyst role ~2 wks ago. I’m Marketing + IS background—not ideal fit but applied anyway (GOOG!). Rejected but now considering other FAANG opps. Advice?
Interviewing for a MBA program with two bankers. Not from a banking background or interested in banking. Thoughts? Recommendations? Advice?
New A1s and SA1s have barely been staffed this year, for no fault of theirs. Any S& people know whether they're safe (i.e won't be laid off) as 1st Years?
Classic awkward need to address body oder in the workplace. We have truck drivers who share trucks and the other drivers at the point of wanting to leave. We’ve already talked once this employee but nothing has changed. How far can we go? Write-up? Eventual termination if there is a refusal to shower? We do not have specific policies on hygiene.
Hi fishes! I Have an interview at an agency in NY I’ve been crushing on for a while. Having a hard time figuring out my salary range. I make 90k in SF at agency, would it be crazy for me to enter the discussion at 85-90k? Knowing I’d be willing to be backed down to around 80k (give or take 2k). Glassdoor is a little confusing bc there’s separate suggestions for “senior designer” and “senior graphic designer”. Anyone have suggestions or willing to offer how much they make? Thanks y’all!
American Airlines: delay my flight for 4 hours. Reschedule it to this morning 30 minutes before rescheduled departure. Cancel flight completely in the middle of the night. 🙌🏻
Working on a “local project” as the only out-of-town traveler is kind of nice for someone who values alone time. Thought I would get sick of it but it has been 5 months and not yet.
Is MBA a must to get promoted from associate to consultant (analyst to associate in most firms)? It is at Parthenon MX, but its not for other cities. Is this something usual at other firms in different cities?
What are the main reasons why you would recommend going big 4 instead of MBB? Have any of you successfully swayed a candidate to go big 4 instead of MBB?
What sort of exit opportunities are available with just a year of consulting experience? Straight out of undergrad
Anyone looking for a position in Data Analytics or Data Engineering? I am looking for candidates with 3-6 years of experience in those fields who would be excited to join a growing team within a TMT strategy consultancy
Layoffs in D Advisory coming soon. A partner asked me to get 40 hours from whichever sources I can for next 4-6 weeks
Darden vs Yale SOM full time program? No dollars at both. - Location Agnostic - MBB/ Product Management at FAANG - loved the vibe and culture at both schools
FB fam esp. parents with kids who use baby sitters need some advice. How much should we give our babysitter for Christmas? We pay her $300 weekly for watching kids 20hours (before /after school).
Happy ✈️ day folks! Is a $1K flight voucher on United and hotel + cab to and from the airport worth it? Or wait...?