New Hires and Interns: what’s a fun event, present, or activity your firm did during the pandemic that made you feel welcome? EY…
Anyone who has been with more than 2 Big4? Is it common or frowned upon? Are you happy about the moves? I’m about to start with my 3rd big4, and the closer it gets to my starting date the more hesitat…
Honest question. Is getting into Big 4 management consulting or advisory/strategy considered “hard”? I joined a strategy arm much later in my career so my path is a bit different. I know a lot of my …
How many PTO days do you have at the firm you’re currently working at? For instance, at KPMG I have 20 PTO days, no sick days and there’s two shutdowns.
KPMG or Deloitte? I have Manager offers from both. Former consultant going back after 4 years in industry. Salary is the same, both are Change Management roles (KPMG Transformation Delivery, Deloitte …
Hi folks- I have an offer for a associate position for kpmg capability center lake nona FL. My Current pay is 4k/year more than what they offer. But they give a one time sign on bonus of 5k, which w…
Got an offer from Deloitte & KPMG FDD in LA but struggling to decide. Does anyone having insights that they could provide to help? Comp package is about the same and I don’t know too much about th…
KPMG is hiring at all levels in just about every group in the US! Let me know if you need a referral!
EY vs KPMG
Hello desi consultants! I’m looking for some advice on moving to US from India and wanting to work in consulting. I’m heavily confused if I should look for a Masters option or an MBA considering i wou…
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?”. …
Best firm for slides? 1- McKinsey 2- BCG 3- Bain 4- Oliver Wyman 5- Deloitte 6- PwC 7- EY 8- KPMG 9- Accenture
How would you rank the Big 4 Strategy shops (Deloitte S&A, S&, P-EY, KPMG Strat) in terms of general quality (pay, exit opps, quality of colleagues, visibility to C-Suite, etc.)?
How would y’all compare Accenture vs other consulting firms like Deloitte, PwC, KPMG, EY, etc? Specifically strategy.
Advisory Compensation Thread (Any firm): FDD/TAS or similar Seniors: 1. Firm 2. Level 3. Total Comp package? 4. Raise % vs expectations 5. Did you switch firms? EY…
KPMG paid for MBA. I have offer from McKinsey for $200k. KPMG will hire me back as manager for $185k. What to do?
I left KPMG after 7 years after being passed over for Director promotion. I left to start a medical business. 3 months in, my partner and I grossed $130K in sales w/ a 60% margin. Consulting prepared …
People who put in their notice to leave for another firm but decide to take internal counter offer and stay, are you happy with the decision? How long have you stayed or planning to stay after accepti…
Starting at EY tomorrow. I know it shouldn’t bug me, but not a single member of my team has reached out. In fact... I don’t even know who is on my team or who I’m reporting to- that info was left bl…
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…
I got just promoted to SM 1 and am waiting to see the comp post market adjustments. I also have an offer from KPMG for a Director position with 230k base. I think I have a good brand at PwC but will m…
I see new Audit partners experiences vary at the SM to Partner level. Some make partner after 2 years while some take 6-8 years at the Senior Manager level. How many years as a SM do you actually need…
Can someone give a breakdown of which Forensic/Disputes and Investigations/Financial Crimes practice is best? PWC, KPMG or EY? From what I’ve heard, Deloitte’s is a dumpster fire and applied for posit…
Currently a 2nd year associate at KPMG making 80k (very underpaid). Got approached by Accenture for 120. Should I take it or stay on at KPMG? Does the long term loyalty matter? How is Accenture in com…
When will KPMG tell me what companies i can and can’t be invested in? I hold ab 15 different stocks and i’m not sure if I am able to hold them or not? (I start on monday btw)
KPMG VS Accenture, which is better for future exits? KPMG offers 170k while Accenture offers 160k.
Need advice for resigning while on bench. I already have a start date with the new employer. Should I do a traditional two week notice or give <=1 week notice instead? My goal is to not burn bridges, but I also don’t want to get let go on the spot since I have nothing to “wrap up” besides HR tasks. I’ve read on here that sometimes they will let you go day of and pay you out for two weeks but I don’t see why any firm would do that for somebody not currently performing billable work...
https://hbr.org/2020/01/what-top-consulting-firms-gets-wrong-about-hiring thoughts? Article mentions case interviews as a poor predictor of performance.
Supremely generalized but is WLB best to worst A strategy > EYP > S& correct? Interviewing with all three and my priority is the least try hard culture with nice people
Anyone get reverse jet lag? I've been flying Mon-Thursday coast to coast for the past 3 years.. that when I get the random WFH week, my sleep schedule is totally screwed up more than normal.
I'm 10lbs stronger on bench press when managers are in the gym, and 20lbs stronger when directors are there. Anyone?
Looking to make move to Big 4... Anyone have salary for experienced manager at Big 4? What are hours like? Responsibilities?
Is advertising a den of thieves where we just steal concepts from creatives? I saw David do something similar with their Coke print ad. Man, I don't know what's up with the advertising industry anymore
Been logging serious hours from my home standing desk. Or, as I like to call it, the ironing board. WFH life hacks.
Tips on saying no to a project opp? Reason is because I’m about to leave the company soon. Nothing lined up, but working on it.
I heard a rumor that some partners at MBB firms (and maybe other consulting firms, too?) can hold a plane. Is there any truth to this? I know our partners’ connections are strong, but that is one crazy ask….
Just got pulled off my main project and don't have any project scheduled yet.... Feel like I will be fired :(
Has anyone been in a situation (apartment / condo) where they had a shared wall with a smoking permitted-unit where there was a regular smoker - did anyone speak to your doctor / receive medical advice about whether the secondhand smoke exposure would be enough to potentially cause medical issues? In this case, there would be a shared wall but not a shared ventilation system - slightly concerned about the smell but mostly concerned about medical issues given the carcinogens in cig smoke
‘‘‘Tis the season for the layoffs
All aboard the Trump Train!!!
To my IT people - can a company track my IMs on Skype? Like....retrieve a IM conversation?
Hey all.. i have some interviews next week and I don’t know why but i am so worried! The role is totally apt and i have so much relevant experience. Send me some good vibes and support to crack this! I need it! Give me good advice and tips for the interview too!! Thank you in advance! Tell me i got this!
I had milestone in 2020 & 2021 C to SC. Both yrs good ratings, 6/6 ONL flags, Coach's F/b in iRPM - 'xyz is working on next level since last 2 yrs'. Strong support frm Project, 2 Awards. Still NO PROMOTION Talent f/b to coach - 'Scatterplot cut off didn't meet, can do better next yr' MD called today - 'You are doing good work, want to reward you 1.5L bonus with 12 month retention policy' I said - 'I am 100% sure I would be returning it if I accept, hence I decline this' Wats his next step?
Hi what happens when someone clears loop but not aligned with current role? Will HR continue to search role for you? Also, for how long loop results are valid? Amazon
Lots of us are skilled at delivery but most sales books seem to focus on the pitch and closing... What are your best resources for learning to develop and nurture strong, lasting client relationships?
The manager on my project likes to ask another more junior woman do some "admin" stuff, such as book meetings, take notes, and even book his flight!! I really want to help this junior woman not do the admin stuff that much. What can I do?
Any moms take off a few weeks during first trimester? How did it work? Can you use STD instead of PTO? If yes, does that then reduce the STD you have for mat leave? I live in CA if that makes a difference.
I need a vacation 😩
Immigration 🐠 - If I have an I140, how difficult is it to get an F1 visa to pursue an MBA? After the MBA, should I go through the H1B lottery process again? What happens to my spot in the GC queue?
I blasted someone on Facebook. For posting the same dumb memes about covid19. Honestly, when we have so many new yorkers dying, it’s getting old.
Any non-gendered soccer leagues in Brooklyn devoid of bro-culture I can join? In or around Williamsburg preferable.
I see a lot of posts about McKinsey on here, and not as many about BB. I feel the cultural fits are all different enough to warrant a pretty even distribution of people applying to each. Can anyone provide insight into why there’s so much interest in McKinsey?
Talked to SO about wanting more effort from him, he said he believes in giving what he is receiving & doesn’t chase. However I like to be pursued and feel wanted. Is this a situation of just wanting different things? Or should I start putting in more effort to pursue him and see if it’s reciprocated?
What's everyone's thoughts on job hopping? How frequent is too frequent? Are there any benefits to frequent hopping?
🐠 fam - how’s FAANG sr prod manager screening different than consulting manager role with MBB? Anything out of the usual? Have an interview coming up soon and help will be great!
Thoughts on JD/MBA?’
Has anyone butchered a case interview, recovered from it, and have gotten the job? If so, how did you recover from it? Any advice for those who are scared shitless of case interviews?
We are looking to hire some great Sales experts on our team. Great WLB, remote and competitive pay. Please DM me if you are interested.
Should I stop depositing into my 401k?