Are tattoos and piercings still inappropriate in the office. (I.e earings or nose rings and arm tattoos)? I have all of the above and normally don’t wear these in the offices I’ve worked at and only w… more

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Ladder at Deloitte: Analyst (~2 years) Consultant (2-3 years) Sr. Consultant (3-4 years) Manager (3-4 years, rearly 5) Sr. Man… more

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Once again I must thank KPMG for allowing me the privilege to qualify for the third stimulus.

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Have an offer from Deloitte doing the exact same thing I do at KPMG for 45% more. Partners at KPMG have basically told me they can get close to matching but not until raises happen in October. Should … more

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Recently left KPMG for a cushy industry job for 350tc in a MCOL living. Really like my boss and job but it’s a tad boring. Now 6 months after starting, a local company has offered me a role with 500tc… more

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Here is my take on every major global firm as Harry Potter characters: McKinsey - Tom Riddle BCG - Albus Dumbledore Bain - Cedric Diggory LEK - Draco Malfoy Strategy& - Minerva McGonagall Parthen… more

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Hey Fishes , I had offer from 5 organisation , please guide me to choose best . YOE - 5 yrs 3 month HCL -14 LPA KPMG - 16 LPA T-Systems - 18.5 LPA FIS Global - 15 LPA PwC - 20.5 LPA Please suggest … more

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I want to go PWC or Deloitte eventually. But KPMG reached out saying a tax partner wants to speak with me. Should I wait to apply my dream firm later on or just speak with KPMG? What’s the hours like… more

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Hello Fishes, I'm a 2+ yoe emp in TCS...my ctc was at 4.26 lpa... So I applied for jobs...got offers from KPMG and LTI...but I wasn't able to get >7lpa...After 2 mnth of NP, luckily cleare… more

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Six consultants meet at a bar for the first time. Deloitte says: I am Deloitted to meet you. Fill in the blanks…. … more

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Serious question, why all the jokes about KPMG? My colleagues are leaving Deloittemore

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Okay… all kidding aside, is there anything positive about KPMG? The internet and social media makes fun of them. My leadership makes fun of them. Other big 4 friends make fun of them. MBB makes fun of… more

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I got an offer from Deloitte M&A they are telling me their manager role is the same as a Director at KPMGmore

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I have always wanted to work for the big 4. Found the idea of working with different clients, travel and the learning experience to be exiting . Not sure if this is just in my head and the grass looks… more

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Currently at MBB, got an offer from KPMG with a title bump and 70% more salary. Worth it? I’m pre-mba

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EY moves to unlimited PTO and adds a bunch more holidays. Your move, KPMG. ❤️❤️❤️

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Since partners no longer get subsidized health care coverage from their firms, do any partners purchase health care through the aca marketplace exchange? Even without a premium tax credit from the exc… more

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Heard kpmg is the worst out of the Big4, why is that?

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Rank in order for prestige, salary, exit opps: KPMG, Deloitte, EY, Deloitte, Accenture, Kearney, Booz

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I think EY has the best overall culture at the big 4. I am really surprised how nice the people are here. Thoughts?EY PwCmore

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EY, PwC, KPMG, time to mandate the vaccine

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What is something higher up Audit associates hate that first year associates ask about? (I’m starting at KPMG on Monday)

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I know PA is famous for long hrs and have heard that average work hrs per week expected is 60hrs (max 80 hrs) but lately heard someone from KPMG has to work for > 100hrs/week. How can this happen?

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Are other consulting firms desperate to hire as well like Deloitte is? What’s the atmosphere like? Thin benches? Folks resig… more

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Really debating here…EY and KPMG want me to do partner interviews with them and I feel like, opportunity wise, there would be more for me if I made the switch. But, it sounds like they would just matc… more

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I received an offer for very large salary increase to join a boutique firm, for a more senior leadership position. I have great job security at KPMG right now, and will likely make partner in 10 years… more

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Has anyone successfully negotiated their contracts in the Big4? If so, how did you do it and how did it go? I’m an S1, will get my raise in October... BUT… The market is hot right now, and I can leave… more

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Has anyone worked at both KPMG and Deloitte? How do they compare?

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Seeing PwC's massive raise in comp, wondering how other firms, especially KPMG would react..

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Hello. I am a non traditional student at a target school with considerable experience. I was offered a consultant level role at a B4+ consulting firm with 140 base and 30 sign on bonus. However, I am … more

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What is a great gift/gesture to thank someone for referring you for a really good role that you accepted? What would you appreciate? I am sure he got a nice referral bonus from the firm but want to do something, and he absolutely deserves it (but is the type to never expect anything).

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How much time do you spend trying to flush the toilet you clogged at client site? 💩

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Manager has been in and out of vacation since October...like you even work?

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After watching succession it lowkey felt like it was written about the Ford family. Around the time I was watching the show I met bill ford at some event I help organize at the train station being rebuilt. Thought I was on the come up. Couple months later I was laid-off/fired ahah. Wasn’t even a mid manager was just an entry level employee lololol.

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Ranked a 2, bumped up to SA2, and got a whopping 2% raise. I'm making it rain now!!!

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