Delayed a work paper 3 days before filing. Client is not happy about doing more work 40% my fault, 60% their fault. Will I get fired?
Work life balance does not exist.
I once had a co-senior who was proud that she graduated magna cum laude in undergrad (I didn't bother asking what school). Yet she did not know how to do the test of reasonableness of payroll expense.
First year manager (almost 6 years of experience). All the jobs I am applying for is around 6-8 years of experience. Does it matter that I am not necessarily meeting the "years" requirement?
How do you access your 401k account after leaving the firm? I have always gone through benefit express but can’t figure how to access it externally
Looking for a new office chair at home. Any suggestions? Two key qualities: comfortable and adjustable Price is very flexible. Much rather pay more for a nicer chair than get a deal. Thanks!
To managers, what type of leadership training did you receive as staff that actually prepared you?
How’s the flexibility Moss Adams? More specifically, how’s the flexibility at the Santa Rosa office, tax practice? I like to work from home every other Friday.
And the Oscar goes to ... Miss Colombia 😂
Straight up told the partner I work under that I’m unhappy and other firms/clients are after me. All he said was I’m on the fast track to partner and that the firm offers a lot of flexibility in that I can work my 65-70 hours over 5, 6 or 7 days a week. Apparently that and good morale/family environment offsets the fact that I’m underpaid by about 20%. Any advice on how to proceed?
New staff wondering how my firm requirements compare to the average. Anyone care to weigh in? Supposed to get 50 billable hours/week from next week until April 1. Then 55 billable hours/week for the last two weeks
What is the default rating you give to an Uber driver? 4s all the way down. 5 for stellar service.
Ate a bacon and cheese for breakfast. Went to toss the trash (per the smelly post) and a partner reminded me it's Friday. 🤦♀️
How many times is EY going to test the damn emergency system??!!! It seems like they tested every night for the past 2 weeks!
Realistically am I shooting myself in the foot by doing tax if I don’t see myself staying in PA past making manager? Audit is fine but I don’t like being on the road. Thoughts?
Are consultants at MBB allowed to trade individual stocks? Or are they limited to mutual funds only? For example, can someone at McKinsey buy AAPL?
Launching a Diversity data tracker for the ad industry to standardize data and measure process. Help us spread the word. 🙏 @agencyDEI on LI and IG. www.agencyDEI.com
Really want to exit consulting, but all I have experience in is making PowerPoint slides for our cloud practice… Where should I look to apply? I don’t actually have any tech skills (besides the aws ccp) but I really want to leave consulting for something with better wlb.
Is there anyone looking for a new role? OneSource Virtual Inc (Workday partner) had a tremendous growth in our Professional Services division and is hiring a lot of Workday certified people.
Since the last post focused more on the source then the content here is a more neutral source. It also highlights the fact the mayor lies in her statements about the diversity of the press corps.
What’s the top range salary of a strategy director in a major market (LA, NYC, CHI)? $200k or is that high?
New Hires/College grads who were laid off from IBM GBS in Spring 2018. Where are you today? And how do you feel about IBM now? For context, back then, IBM overhired a significant amount of young professionals and let go a sizable chunk of them. They also almost postponed start dates for the class of 2018 by a year. As a result, IBM has been blacklisted by many universities from OCR.
Recently got an offer from EY for $106k base & $8k sign-on bonus. It’s for a senior 2 position in internal audit. Is this amount low? Should I re-negotiate? What are salaries like for senior 2?
Partner compensation should include a metric where they are evaluated on how much effort and success they have in making new partners. Continually disappointed in the lack of such focus by many.
For any former Deloitte now at Accenture - what did you do with your 401k? Leave it? Roll it over? Haven’t yet gotten the details on ACCN 401k plans.
Hi, I'm looking for a job change in Business Analysis, I've 2 years experience in a product based startup. Please let me know if any openings for the same. Thanks.
Hey guys! Is there a possibility that full time offers can be rescinded? I have a FT offer from an MBB in Dubai. Please help me. I am a bit worried. Thanks!
What’s good at 215 McCann in SF? What’s the culture like? Happy with the work and creative leadership?
Looking for ideas on how other companies are celebrating and recognizing diversity holidays like LGBT pride month Juneteenth black history month women’s history month etc.￼Not just days off
Sitting at the hotel bar alone listening to g easy while my hometown (CLT) goes up in fire.
Anyone a career coach here that offers services for interview prep? If so, please message me
What are some utilization (billing hours) targets out there for roles with direct reports? If lower than individual contributors, do staffing levels reflect this? I.e. target is 65% billable, but still staffed at 40+ hours
My SO and I will be long distance for 2 years while I’m in business school. I will be in the Midwest and they’re on the west coast. I’m super nervous because I haven’t done long distance before. We’re planning on 1 week/month (or something like that) of having them with me on campus. I will join them for holiday breaks. Can anyone offer advice? I really, really want to make this work.