Folks in industry what have been your raises? Promotions vs no promotion years? Is it really 2 to 3 percent?
The 3% Movement
What's your base yearly raise % at your company? Last place only gave 1%. Current place offered 3%. Both agencies within global holding companies. (No bonuses...)
Is 3% a standard expected raise amount each year to cover inflation or is that just myth I’ve always believed to be true? Looking at new job and asking for higher starting salary but wonder if I’d be
3% raise at end of career evaluation? Should I be looking? The bonus is a similar number. I wondering if they are telling me that I should leave.
What are typical industry raise %? In Los Angeles if that matters. I’ve heard 3%, but I just feel like that isn’t true anymore. Must be >5% no?
I was promised a 10% bonus when I got my job but only got 3% - I asked for a salary 10k higher than what I’m making and was only given a raise of 1k - I started in sept - should I even say anything?
Second Year Associates / Analysts, what was your raise / bonus from your first year salary from your respective firm? Received less than a 3% raise and am curious what the market norm is
Not dick measuring but really curious on what the % raise you've gotten the past 2 years. Gotten 4% and 3% here and feeling like I'm getting screwed over.
I don't know what's worse: The Monday morning alarm clock OR the "prepare for landing" announcement that interrupts my nap and lets me know I'm moments away from hell (aka my client). Happy Monday!!!
How long should it take to hear back after a final round BCG experienced hire interview? Does it vary with campus recruiting going on now?
2 more weeks of travel and then on travel restriction cause I'll be into my 3rd trimester! Can't wait to WFH til mat leave!
Was performing exceedingly well and about to roll off for a better gig but pissed off my client at the last minute and feeling really bad. 😭 anyone experienced this before ?
When you’ve been promoted within a company, how much of it was you asking for it vs. a role opening up and you being the obvious fit?￼￼
Should I expect any issues in H1B transfer if I am switching from a consulting company to industry?Is there a possibility for rejections?If anybody has heard of cases,would be helpful for me to know.
When you start a project and decide to staff it with resources, how do you decide who runs shotgun on the tech delivery if you’ve never met any of the resources? What is the decision tree that leads more tech leads to be male/what is it about female tech leads that appears lacking when education and experience are comparable?
Considering an offer - 13% base salary discount for a lower cost of living city/state with no income tax. Good offer? Cost of living is basically 40% less than current city/state.
Has anyone skipped over a level in terms of promotion? For example going from consultant to manager (effectively skipping senior consultant). What is the comp structure then? Do you get (con’t below)
Industry people, what level are you currently and what does your work schedule look like? With a more predictable work flow (assuming) how do you handle PTO as well?
Consulting Quote for the Big 4- "The top 33% quit, the bottom 33% get fired and the middle 34% slug it out and go on to become PPDs".
Looking to go to Morocco with my spouse for a week or so in the summer. Seeking recommendations and advice please :) have enough points for first class flights and decent hotels
Suppose there are two classes - one at a state school and one at an Ivy league school. The class at the state school is taught by a professor who went to all Ivy League schools (undergrad/masters/PhD etc) The class at the Ivy League school is taught by a professor who went to all state schools (same as above). With respect to this class only, who gets the better education; the kid at the state or Ivy League school?
Are you a designer with some spare time right now? I’ve heard that Zoom backgrounds are not just fun but also serve an important role for students who aren’t comfortable showing their living space.
That feeling when your Grindr hookup shows up early and you have to tell the rest of the team to go ahead since the hotel has Keycard elevators
I have money in my traditional IRA and have been contributing to my 401k with post tax contributions. Every so often I move money from my 401k to my Roth IRA since I can’t directly contribute to it. Assuming I had no gains on the after tax 401k contributions, will I be taxed on part of the money since I have money in my traditional IRA? I keep reading that you shouldn’t have a traditional IRA open when you do the backdoor roth. Not sure if it’s related to the pro data rule.
Does anyone else get really cold feet? I’m wearing three layers of socks and still not super warm. The rest of my body is relatively fine but it feels like my feet stay ice cold no matter what I do. I tried googling what health issue this might be/remedies to no avail 😕
Got offer for €100K in Germany (Munich) as Manager with one of big 4. Any suggestions before I move out of US?
Is it true that MBB only strategize but rarely execute their plan? If so, why not implement too and benefit from the additional work?
Hello! I was wondering if someone can explain the difference between PM vs. PMM, and tips for non-PM/PMMs in making a transition to the industry. Are there preliminary skills I should acquire before applying? Any info on day to day and salary will be helpful! Thank you :)
Almighty partner one, we know your identity will remain a secret, but can you reveal to your followers if you are in the MBB, big 4 or other?
What is considered a good salary in London as a strategist? I have a review and want to ensure I’m in line with my peers - I’m a mid weight
I’ve been interviewing with a B4 firm, but recently found out I’ve been promoted. Assuming I decide to stay at ACN, do I bow out of the interview process now, or wait until the interviews are done and
My fellow MBA aspirants - I am looking at joining Veritas for the GMAT online course. Any inputs on how this compares to Manhattan Prep?
I work client-side now and we have a digital agency working on some web design work for us... (cont'd in comments)
Anyone travel from the US to Canada without citizenship? What is the process? How does TSA determine “essential”?
Anyone on this CVG to ORD flight? "Sir, relax. Go grab a beer" is reply guy gives to FA telling him that he can't put his luggage in 1st Class
Hi, I am a second year M looking to transfer from USI to the US firm. I am part of Supply Chain, EP, erstwhile Strategy and Operations. What is a fair compensation that i can expect? Is there any room for negotiation?
EY's fiscal year ends in June and effective July 1st utilization resets. How fitting that there is a heavy emphasis on keeping utilization up in the coming weeks. 😂
What’s the highest degree you attained? Is it content area or education related? Did you need to get it for certification or was there another reason?