EY TAAG professionals, what is your experience. Team culture, type of projects, flexibility and hours. What is your experience?
Do companies weigh certs more than hands-on experience? (ie: open source contributions, projects, etc) Asking b/c I'm joining big 4 in cyber and wanted to know whether I should prioritize certs over developing my skillet through projects? Thanks
15+ YoE with a mix of tech / analytics strategy + hands on AI/ML implementation both at boutique and Big 4 + program leadership (managing 20 - 30 person cross-functional teams). Would aiming for $350k TC be too high? What are potential exit ramps?
This is such a basic question, but what’s the best way to give my two weeks and not have things be completely awkward at work? I’m leaving to do the same type of work, but at a firm that I worked for in law school and that I know has a much better culture. My boss has a tendency to be passive aggressive towards people that are leaving and given that my office is right next to hers I’m worried my last two weeks are going to be so uncomfortable. Suggestions/advice?
Is PIP culture really as bad as it’s made out to be at Amazon (for non-tech roles in AWS)?
Anyone here work for/has previously worked for Visa Inc? Can anyone share with me about the culture, web, etc? Thanks!
401k? Easy to take money out?
Graduating in December with Master of Healthcare Administration degree. 3+ years of experience looking for a Senior Healthcare Consultant role with big 4. Received associate offer after internship with KPMG but was advised I can get better offer based on experience and educational background. Deloitte EY PwC KPMG Bain & Company McKinsey & Company Please comment with insights/advice. Referrals appreciated
Anyone work at GM? How’s the culture? Expecting an offer soon in strategy for new ventures
Decided that I’m leaving audit today. Trying to understand the full range of opportunities in forensics. Will have my CPA and CFE. So far, I understand that there are client-serving firms like FTI and then the B4 will have forensics arms as well. What are some other forensic accounting roles? Pros and cons? Better than audit? Honestly just looking to learn anything.
🐟 folks - anybody know good immigration lawyers in New York or Virginia. Need it for a H-1b friend who is not in the big 4.
describe the culture at your firm with 3 words
Considering an offer from Proskauer in its L&E department. Anything I should be aware of before accepting? Poor culture, any hostile or particularly unfriendly and demanding partners? From my research everything seems on the up and up. Any insight is appreciated.
Anyone here who suffers from ADD/ADHD? My Vyvanse wears off around 4:00, I take Adderall to supplement but my psychiatrist is reluctant to give me more Adderall to power through the day/night; he just doesn’t get B4 busy season. Any advice?
Has anyone gone from Big 4 to a small no name accounting firm? Are you happy you made the move? Are the decreased hours worth the drop off in resources, client prestige, and technology?
Have any big 4 announced compensation yet?
Since the start of the pandemic, I have been fairly safe and really haven’t gone anywhere (I think I went to TJ Maxx once in a moment of weakness lol). My family on the other hand hasn’t taken any precautions and actually did contract COVID. They keep telling me I’m paranoid and need to start going out but with COVID being worse now than it was back in March, I rather just not. I just want them off my back and wish they would respect my decision to not expose myself like I respected them.
How much do people save, pre and post tax, including 401k contributions? I’m 2 years out of college, no debt, making 90k a year, saving around 30% pre tax a year, wondering how others think about this
Are MBB/consulting experience + technical masters (e.g., data science, CS) ever complementary when looking at exit opps, or are they too different to overlap (or, in other words, will the former have been a waste of time if pursuing the latter)?
Long shot but anyone has periodontist / dentist recommendations in/around ATL by any chance?
Anyone know the implications of having a side tax business while at a big 4? I have done returns in the past but setup an entity for liability protection. If I report it will there be an issue?
Have one night in wine country without accommodations planned. Anyone have insights / experience in Lodge at Sonoma Renaissance vis a vis Westin Verasa Napa?
Hey, I am currently in the process to decide between a BCG and Bain offer for a project leader role in one of their CEMA/Europe offices. I am joining from another boutique strategy consulting firm and would be interested to hear if the travel policies and expense policies differ a lot between Bain and BCG in Europe. I would assume for both companies the general rule is, if it is beneficial for the project / client there is no issue e.g. if you want to travel on a Sunday evening instead of Monday @
SM here - if my work visa is not renewed, would I be eligible for severance? Current non compete has 3 months of severance included
Feeling like I want to switch from audit to tax because I have a newborn at home and I don’t want to travel anymore. I really love public accounting and don’t want to leave it. Any thoughts?
Individual thank you emails or sometimes address 2 people on one? Or just hit each person with a quick thanks? A shop surprised me with way more interviews than expected & I want to thank them for their time.
What are other people doing to drive diversity in leadership? I am hiring below me but want to hire at my level. Where do you source outside your network?
What are new hires at EY receiving in ACP? My brother is in final interviews and wants to know what to expect
3 yr assoc. just moved to mid firm. Brought files with me which have collected my salary to date - 4 months. Does not even include other work yet firm is questioning me re billable hours. Reasonable?
If you get some development points and a partially at level in your third year, are you screwed for promotion?
What is the culture like at Facebook? Thinking of exiting into a product owner role or just general pmo type of role. Good company to work for?
2 weeks back I was interviewed at TCS. In one video interview they have completed Salary discussion, HR round, Teach Round and Managerial round. But I didn't hear back from them😔😔😔. Is there any chances I can get hear back from them??.. please give some insight YoE:9, salary confirmed: 16.5L. front end technology.
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