Anyone know much about Sikich based in Chicago? Have an interview with them for a position in their business valuation and litigation advisory practice.
To folks taking shots @ Pdubs: all big 4 firms should be dbl checking their shit. This snafu could impact us all. the Enron scandal was originally shrugged off too & Arthur A was ridiculed.
I can't wait to go to work and strategically align key value added action items for the Big D on Monday
I used to be big on quizzing growing up and then lost touch. Any one interested in starting a quizzing club of sorts in chicago? Maybe we could build company teams, I dunno, room for creative thinking
Any other University of Minnesota MHA 🐠 out there? I just finished my program this year and would love to meet some fellow consulting Gophers. ☺️
I know a digital accelerator who got python tutorials though pwc. Anyone know how I can get those resources without being a DA or a IT auditor? Looked in vantage but didn't see much.
In my job as an internal auditor at a fortune 250 (back again!) I am learning 10x more about business and have many more recruiters reaching out for better roles than I did in public.
Rookie question here: I’m concerned my work laptop could have a virus-anyway I could check? The security settings are blocked by my firm’s IT department
Genuine question. Why do people with children show pictures of their children to people with no children?
Partner told me I had a great smile and to quote "continue smiling, honey" and then proceeded to wink at me. Only thing going through my head is "eww". Fyi, this was my first time interacting with him
How do model faster in excel without making mistakes - I can tell when there’s more pressure to get an answer fast I leave more small bugs in the model which perpetuates the original problem
What personal sacrifices have you made in pursuit of this career? Have you lost friends, spouses, relationships, health, etc. from this job?
What are the best cities to be based out of for consulting? My opinion is ATL for the airport (pre covid) and LCOL. Have an itch to move soon though (maybe 1-2 yrs from now, when we’re hopefully flying again). Is there a better US city for consulting?
I’m considering a client side job that’s based in Phoenix. Has anyone made the move their from a city like NY, LA, SF or Chicago. What was it like?
Walking down Broadway in Green Bay WI on my way to lunch and another random black guy gave me a knowing nod and the wakanda forever 🙅🏿♂️ sign from across the street. WTF is this a thing now? Lol.
How long before you decided it was time to leave consulting? What role did you (or do you plan to) move to?
Can can anyone share interview experience and avg compensation at Dell Technologies? Level I8/I9, process automation and engineering role. 7 YoE.
Does anyone know of any agencies that are hiring remote positions? Specifically SAE? I live in Boston but open to a fully remote position but not sure if any agencies are doing this yet? I haven’t seen many.
FBI seized Burr's phone but DOJ will let him go scott free. I am pretty sure, he reset it to factory settings and got rid of all texts and emails in time. https://www.foxnews.com/politics/fbi-seizes-sen-richard-burrs-cellphone-after-s
Any tips for making an exit into corp dev or FP&A? I have decent transaction experience, but I come from a no name boutique. All the online applications have been rejecting me without even a first round interview.
Anyone see/ is interested in this? https://www.wsj.com/amp/articles/amazons-d-c-area-hq2-a-new-beachhead-in-battle-for-tech-savvy-vets-11546344001
Found out about my promotion to M today but so got an offer at big tech player. Worth giving up the October bonus for the other opportunity? Will companies let you defer offers for several months?
On H1B does the firm withhold SSN and Medicare ? They weren’t until I told them I am now on H1B, the payroll team thought I was still on F1.
Diversity talk: This is how you really know how diverse your firm is: Sweet Potato pie vs. Pumpkin Pie Let’s debate!
Me: “OMG my precious angel baby boo boos! I’m so happy to be reunited and I’m ready to LOVE ON YOU ALL WEEKEND!!!” Chloe: “How dare you disturb my solitude, human.”
So I haven’t been working during COVID, but now I’m on assignment WFH and things are weird. I was told ahead of time how much I was scoped for, and I’m just not working that much at all. If I were in the office I’d be billing for all those hours I were present (and asked to be present), but I don’t think I can bill for time I’m just sitting at home watching Netflix. Or can I? Any other freelancers have this issue? For the record I’m scoped for full time.
Previous UK Big 4 consultants who have jumped ship - what grade did you do it? Where did you go? How much are you being paid?