Better to be a big fish in a small pond or a little fish in a big pond for MBA apps (I.e. superstar at B4 or mediocre/below average at MBB; metaphorically speaking ofc, ik the B4 is technically bigger in terms of size but you understand the point in terms of competitiveness)?
Valuation senior managers - what is the starting base at big 4 (medium to high COL - NYC, Boston, Philly…)
Boomerangs - Did you get a raise when you boomeranged back to your old big 4 firm? If so, how much? Tips to negotiate.
Do mid size firms have similar advancement schedules as B4 i.e. associate (2 years), senior (3 years), manager (3 years), senior manager?
For those who switched between big 4 in audit how was that process and was it challenging?
If life in mid-size PA better than big 4? I am a 2nd yr tax associate looking to leave PA or switch to smaller firm
Does everyone who joins Big 4 have a 2 years and done mindset or just me? I feel like I just joined Kentucky and enjoying the ride until draft day.
What are the best consultancies for digital strategy and customer experience design? Do any of the B4 or MBB have strong practices here?
How likely will a self-taught software engineer with 3-5 YOE and an associate degree get a job at Big 4 in the tech group? No bachelor degree.
What’s the best travel policy by firm? We have nothing but hoping to be upgraded... Flying coast to coast on economy every week is exhausting... I assume MBB allows first class flights. Big 4?
Thoughts on technology in deals at b4?
Question for BCG fish regarding what level to target. What are the levels and associated years at each level? I’m wanting to come in at the consultant level with 3.5 YOE + an industry relevant masters. Majority of my experience is B4 strategy consulting , then shifting industry strategy for the last year. Boston Consulting Group
I now understand why B4 people would say I just want to do my work and not deal with clients, admin and etc. Manager 1 here. I am struggling to deal with all these extra responsibilities. Managers and SMs, how do you manage?
I’m about 1.5 years in, busy season ends in Feb, have a job offer lined up at another big 4 early March as a senior in an m&a advisory role. This will be the first job I’m leaving and I swear the anxiety I have revolving quitting is worse than busy season. How do I go about leaving virtually...who do I email first? I’m lost please help
How do you go about disclosing it to your partner/team if you’re jumping ship from one b4 to another? Don’t want to burn bridges
Thoughts on houlihan lokey transaction advisory vs big 4? Specifically accounting advisory group.
Leaving PwC. Weird that I can't go back to industry. Can only think about the other big 4.
Interested in transitioning/starting roles at BIG 4 BEHEMOTH DELOITTE? If you have any interest in potential opportunities or have any questions, please feel free to message me!
Is anyone here familiar with Fundbox (Fintech)? Potentially looking at an opportunity there and looking to understand culture/experience better
Been on bench for two months. Been WFH ever since. Added corona situation, I feel like I am going crazy and want to run away from everything. What are you guys doing to stay calm?
Best SPG property in Manhattan? Midtown area near Times Square / Grand Central / 30 Rock (excluding St. Regis)
Advice needed - leaving consulting to go to a role in industry who are about to conduct background checks that I am a little bit worried about. Continued..
Spent my Sunday applying for jobs and contemplating about going back to school and getting a masters in HR. Like over 30k in student loans is not enough #foreverlabeledasanauditor 😥
Any signs of MBB travel hours/week changing significantly post-pandemic? Alternatively, are there any particular projects at MBB with less work hours/week, say like a defense gig? I’m really just trying to not scare myself away from MBB, but WLB is very important to me. Currently at Big4 with a fairly nice WLB and I’d love to pursue a MBB opportunity post-MBA for potentially better business experience/exit ops (more Advise work vs implement/operate done at Big4)
My team at Google is looking to hire a couple of experienced data scientists. Anyone interested or know anyone that would be? Willing to directly refer to hiring manager.
Best spg property in Paris?
Hi fishes! Need help deciding career path. Currently have bachelors and work in business consulting. Thinking about getting in to cloud space by getting numerous cloud certifications OR shoot for an MBA from M7. What would you do for a sustainable career? Thank for the input!
Has a fight ever broken out in your classroom with your students? Just had to break up my first one 🤦🏻♀️
Are there any permanent work from home job for cisco networking skills. I am 6 years experience and works in hcl technologies lucknow. I want to change the job and will be happy if I get permanent work from home
So with further vaccine rollouts on the horizon, it will still be several months before COVID is "over." Whenever that happens, do you think this bowl will die or be renamed/repurposed to something else?
What’s a good salary for a senior financial analyst position in NYC/NJ at a media company or music label to ask for?
Do top 10 schools generally fly you out for interviews? Or are they mostly Skype? Or do you have to pay your way to interview in person? Does it depend on the school?
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