Wanted to learn a little bit more about the recruitement process at PA Consulting in the UK during the pandemic. How is the interview format different, if at all, from MBB? Was not able to find too mu…
Any thoughts on PA Consulting? Headhunter reached out to me but I'm not familiar with the firm or its reputation
Thoughts on PA Consulting? Interesting opportunity arose, but US reputation seems null. I know they’re PE-backed and growing at 20%. Would appreciate any honest insights in rep and culture.
Any insight about PA Consulting in the US? It seems they are substantial in the UK. Have interviews coming up with their life sciences practice.
How much are newly promoted senior in tax making in SF? Looking into transferring to another big four but have no idea what to ask for compensation wise.
It's so utterly frustrating when your client contacts don't have an email signature with their title, phone number, etc. 🙄
This is what I texted my daughter earlier: I'm in the airport in Chicago. 234,877 human beings were created, rapidly grown to maturity, and then all ordered to report here.
Just heard a friend quitted her job in a big four 6 months ago, traveled around the world, came back last week, interviewed with the same firm, and got hired...
People at MEC, Mindshare (WPP group)..have you experienced a promotion/pay raise freeze in Jan, too? Mediacom is saying all agencies across the network have experienced the same, so.... just checking.
I think I should have given my business card to the guy sitting next me on the plane. How do you know when to exchange or when to say “nice to meet you, good bye forever”
The only way to save my relationship is if my gf gets a job in consulting too. She has her masters & solid programming knowledge but isn’t having any luck. Someone in Life sciences please help!!!! 😩
Anybody freelanced at Facebook in SF? What’s it like? Is there a lot of Overtime? I’d be coming up from LA and they’d be putting me up, so any insight on their Corp housing is appreciated as well.
Saw the news of Bolt's teammate doping and it makes me wonder why people on the top of their game take such high-risk chances...
Nothing bothers me more than clients who are incredibly aggressive in their email responses. Wtf man I'm literally here for you I'm not your enemy. Chill out.
New g/f about 2 months, found out one of my best friends i previously dated but are now just best friends. New g/f says my continued friendship with old g/f is a deal breaker. Twist: the old g/f..
When recruiting, why not start with the money talk?? Why do recruiters make you go through all the hoops and all the interviews and THEN talk about the comp? Seems like it’s the first box to check to make sure it’s even a match. Ugh.
How we show up by mia birdsong. Im 100 pages in and I feel like my world view has changed. Trying to build up my own community is now my #1 thing
Virtual interview (with video) - is suit & tie still the norm, or does it come off as too much in COVID times?
Pay off debt or save? I have a lot of cc debt and have not had a savings set aside. I’m 30 years old and am freaking out. Been setting aside money each paycheck but end up using it to pay bills.
MBB interviewers: How often do you receive S&O candidates from FAANG applying to your firms, at the pre-MBA level?
Best starter card for my SO with a 660 credit score? Recovering from delinquent paid off account from 1.5 years back. She's an AU on my reserve card but want to starting getting her into the points game as well
I keep applying and get some interview calls but I am unable to make it through the second or third round. Not sure if I am not fit for anything in the market after 12 years at Deloitte or if I am not preparing well for interviews. Anyone on the same boat?
Going to Italy for vacation in a few weeks. Anyone ever rent a portable wifi Hotspot? Experiences? Complaints? Alternative ideas?
Do any others feel like corporate world, standard ish work week, working for someone else’s project / goal, etc. is not for them? How did you handle? What switches are possible?
Does B4 hold enough weight to get into unicorns or well known tech companies? Feel like all the company alumni I see on LinkedIn are in accounting...
2 weeks of vacay, and now severely fighting holiday withdrawal. Feels there's nothing in life to look forward to....distract me peeps.
To those in audit who have been at multiple big4 firms, which do you feel is the best with culture, training, and coaching?