Just curious whats the starting salary the big4 give to fresh graduate JDs? Tax groups, northeast region.
Starting salary for a 1st year associate at PwC?
Opinions Please. YOE - 5. ZS Associates - CTC- 19.6 LPA(include 15 gross+ 10%variable+1lakh joining bonus+ 1.5 year end bonus(ELRP)) SYNECHRON - 18 LPA FIXED. Might offer more on negotiation. EPAM - 20 LPA FIXED. 1 lakh joining. Might negotiate lillte bit more. ZENSAR - 20 LPA FIXED. Might offer some joining bonus. I heard ZS offers support for higher studies and there's a program for exec MBA from ISB. Is it for every track or specifically for people in consulting. ZSers please help me on this
My firms bonus structure is based on “billed out” (what a partner actually bills to the client) dollars instead of actual hours billed. So you can work 2000 hours but the bonus is based on only 1850 hours, because 150 got cut over the year. Is this normal? It seems entirely unfair and makes it impossible to get a bonus.
On the verge of becoming ACD. If promoted (and salary isn’t in line with that of an ACD), can you negotiate salary or try for something higher? Or do I need to leave to see a solid increase?
Perks of GT over a big 4?
Mini poll - Best firm among Tier 2: (also would be lovely to know why) 💜 - GT ❤️ - BDO 💚 - RSM
Used to be in a quant group. We had an underperforming staff who we let go. He claimed to HR he was discriminated against bc he was an MBA. To which they responded: that's not a protected class.
Hi, I'm working in service based company, My current salary is 8LPA and 5 years exp. could you let me know if I switch to any of big 4 in 2023 , what would be my salary range I would be getting at 2025(Based on low to high rating pls provide the salary range)
Question for you all: Left D to Company A for a 50% raise in TC and slated to start in <1 week. However, just got an offer at Company B for a 100% raise in TC compared to D, or 30% raise in TC compared to company A. Both firms do similar work but B provides a more solid comp package. Job duties would be relatively similar. Is the % jump worth burning the bridge? Would have chosen Company B if the offer came sooner but the % difference in A to B is at my [personal] 30% threshold. TIA!
Can somebody please explain to me why MBB and other top consulting firms are so adamant that you have an MBA? I majored in accounting, finance, and operations management at a top 10 undergrad business school and then got my masters in information systems from the grad school program. I took multiple MBA courses as electives when getting my masters and it seemed like those classes were very basic and easy. Idk if I would learn anything in an MBA program that I hadn’t already learned in undergrad
Received offer for product management from prestigious non profit tech company; but the pay is quite low. I’m pivoting from consulting and want to break into PM but is it worth it for the low salary?
Anyone have tips for paying off $136k of student loans (undergrad and mba)? I’m trying to make large payments but now I have no savings or 401k. I’m 25 and just stressed as hell about this :(
Want to get a gift for my brother who's starting his MBA this year. Any suggestions? Things that you would have liked to have - or had during your MBA that helped with student living/travel/etc?
Curious to know the compensation range for positions at the EY delivery centers? Do all new grads start around 40k? Which roles get paid the most there?
Hello! I’m currently overseeing all marketing efforts for a $20m D2C business. I’d like to find a similar role at another D2C SME that is fully remote. Anyone know of anything open? Thank you!
Question for parents. How does the school system work in NYC? Do most people pay for preschool, then are there decent public K-elementary schools? Is it sorted by neighborhood or does your kid test into them?
Do I stand a chance in consulting? Background: bachelors (GPA 3.5) and masters (GPA 3.8) in accounting, 1.5 years of experience in tax at PwC as associate. Currently on H1B visa. I don’t have any consulting experience, maybe just a few cases at school. I don’t consider myself aggressive, I’m more of a laid-back person. Im hard working and don’t mind working high hours. The reason I want to make the switch is 1) I think consulting work is generally more interesting; 2) more exit opportunitie
What is the typical wait for green card through EB2/3 for Indians? Read an shortening wait time. Thoughts?
Does anyone fly fish? Are lessons in CT/NYS worth taking or can one teach one's self the ropes
Chicago 🐠: recommendations for consulting firms in the city with local clients? (Technology Risk area, want to switch to a smaller firm from Big 4)
Blunt message I give to 1st years: "Everyone assumes you have the skills and knowledge of a toddler. Don't talk about what classes you took or your internship. Say and be open to anything."
Can you ask the hiring manager for this email or do you have to send the recruiter a thank you email so they can forward it to the hiring manager?
Would love to connect with a social strategist that has pharma/healthcare knowledge. Open positions at MRM in Princeton.
How is the business going for all you consultants? Are your companies getting new projects? Any layoffs ?
Charlotte fish - thoughts on Lowe’s as employer? Tried looking for a company bowl but don’t think there is one. Any feedback on the work culture, benefits etc?
What are the top 5-6 roles at Infosys (title wise). Any help would be greatly appreciated. Also is it a good place to work in NYC relative to the big 4?
What are your thoughts on RSM consulting? Specifically on compensation, WLB, exit opps, and types of work.
Hey Moms! Looking to start a family. Two factors (1) I'm turning 30 next year and (2) I'll be a 2nd year SC up for M in S&O. Any tips on timing? Do you know of anyone who has been pregnant their promotion year?
One of the often overlooked hidden benefits of working a 14+ hour day is all the extra exercise you get wandering around the parking garage because you can’t remember where the f you parked.
Any insight on pay and WLB at the major boutique firms (Avascent, Renaissance, Fairmont, CSP, etc)? Might be interested in transitioning to the A&D sector. 2 years post-MBA in M&A consulting and I have ~7 years government experience prior to b-school and previously held a TS/SCI. TIA Avascent
Hey everyone, Hope you are doing well. I am getting an internship opportunity for 3 months at RSM India. I am a B.Com fresher from Delhi University. Is it a good company to join? Please provide your honest opinion. Thanks!!
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