Was lucky to get a job shortly after being laid off. Work’s not hard but feeling burned out cause of bad process, meaningless jobs on top of the pointlessness of everything happening. How you coping?
what does a staff augmentation project entail? i’ve heard this term several times but quiet not sure what it exactly menas
Which consulting firms would you recommend for working on IoT, Mobility and industry 4.0 type of client engagements?
For you guys who run fee based AUM: Do you allow for HH account consolidation in order to let all client's account be billed at higher breakpoint thresholds?
Gonna join PwC M&A tax. What would be the market like if there’s another financial crisis (hopefully not). Are we the people who will be laid off first? Or we will be pulled to do tax compliance? Thanks.
My firm is virtual - all work done remotely in home office unless on client site. Haven’t traveled since mid October. It’s driving me nuts. What do you recommend doing?
#firstworldproblems on an Intl project for the last 7 months and flying 2x per month to the US. But i hate that delta takea forever to update in flight movie options!
Spent the last 2 years at my firm in a IT consultant role. Over those 2 years I lobbied the partners within my practice and the strategy practice to give me a project. Today is my trial project
Director put me on a project and claimed this is my test to see if I'm ready for the next step? Ill be managing more junior staff. I wasn't promoted in the last cycle, so why the test now?
Officially working remote instead of client site. Top three things that came to mind: 1) more doggo cuddles at home 2) comfy clothes 3) shit, I’m gonna have to buy groceries 😂
If making banner ads suddenly stopped being a thing, what percentage of the industry would immediately be laid off?
What are the best reasons to go full-time after freelancing? I started freelancing a month ago after I was laid off thinking it would just be temporary but I’m really enjoying it so far. My stress levels are lower and the money is better. I have a few full time opportunities in the mix and I’m trying to gauge if I should go back to full-time or stick with freelance. For those who have taken a full time gig after a successful freelance run, what did you base your decision on?
Mamas, have you asked for a roll off or less responsibilities on your current project due to pregnancy symptoms like morning sickness? My client is so critical and demanding it’s caused me to have stress hives and panic attacks. I don’t think I can do my role well pregnant and don’t want the stress to cause the baby harm.
I shop at BR and my client counterpart Shops at BR clearly. Some days we will have on the same shirt.....awkward.
Just entered my staff 2 year this summer. A large (private) client just reached out thru a recruiter to offer me a senior accountant position.
I got laid off today and need a new job asap. Would love to connect with anyone looking for a junior writer.
Informed today that, unless we win some new business in the next 90 days, I’ll be laid off. Thoughts on when I should start to make alternative plans? (Con’t)
So I left B4 risk assurance because I found the work a drag and moved to a boutique place where I was hoping to get a better experience or shape my career the way I want. However, this place isn’t what I was expecting and the project I’m on requires deadly hours and is staff aug. I’m looking to do this for a year and go back to b4 (as I like being in a bubble) but a different service line. How possible is this?
Very annoying with SMs can't see the bigger picture and get caught up in minor details of things that don't matter to the goals and objectives of a project.
With the lateral market as hot as it is, are any firms hiring for reduced hours associates? Do you think they’d still offer any sign on incentives? I figure it’s better to have an extra body doing 1600 (80%) than nobody, right?
ZS fish - What do you expect travel to be like after offices open? (I.e. similar to pre-Covid when it was minimal/local?)
Assuming you started out of college in consulting, do you include internships or other companies? I have more than enough to easily fill the whole page w ACN, thinking about removing my internship
Not familiar with rollovers and need some insight please 1) old ey 401k rollover to Ira 2) old ey 401k rollover to new employer 401k New employer has great funds in their 401k so considering 2 so we can utilize compound growth...
Hi Tax Bowlers, I'm an experienced associate (2yrs) in a Big 4 Transfer Pricing division. I have reached a point in my career where I am considering taking up a professional certification. Several colleagues recommended taking up either ACCA or CFA, however, I see little connection between these certifications and the work that I am currently doing, and what I plan to do in the future. What would you guys suggest? Would it be detrimental to my career if I did not take up any certifications?
What are common exists for healthcare strategy folks? Specifically managers - possible to go into corporate dev for a provider?
Booked the Ritz in St Thomas on points. Use 4 nights on points get a 5th night free. Worked out around 65k points a night.
I’ve been through 5+ weeks of interviews with a company that will IPO next year and they did a bait and switch on me with the offer: it was advertised as “Head of” and then during the offer-walk-through-meeting today they said “oh btw we changed the title to ‘Senior Manager’ for this role”. They offered me a salary I made 4 years ago as a manager. They offered stock options with an exercise price TBD 1 year from now…which is when they’re hitting IPO. Is that normal for stock options?
Congrats to all the folks who got promoted this year! Happy for everyone but still feeling a little blue.. was really hoping to make it to the next level this year. Looking for some advice.. do I slog it out for one more year in current big 4 or do I try to jump to another firm at the next level?
Looking at exit opportunities and job description says Big 4 experience in addition to helping prepare FS and helping prepare tax forms. I mean in Big 4 you're either in audit or tax.
Isn’t JETS a solid long term play? Granted most airlines are down due to this delta variant and I’m sure it might drop a bit more, but with the way everyone is traveling I don’t see how this doesn’t play out well long term
Do you resign over email to HR/Coach or is a phone call more preferable in these Covid times?
Do you often have to relocate between client sites and other locations? Any tips on refocusing after you switch spots?
Have interview coming up, guidance on preparing business case, and conducting the analysis on the business case?
Anyone flown recently and needed to show proof of a covid test? Flying American to California for the week and need to know if this Chicago order is being enforced
For my Raymond James friends--how did you decide between W2 and 1099 channel? What were the main benefits that swayed you to which side? Was it the right move?
Has anyone either been laid off or just switched from Big4 during covid to corporate? Was it difficult? did you still receive a raise? If so, how much?
Bay Area PwC - what is this I hear of a 20K bonus to keep seniors? Is it true? If so, please share the details! 😁
Recruiters, do you ever delete emails from prospective candidates (who are cold emailing) without even opening them? If so, any tips for avoiding being thrown in the metaphorical and literal trash bin?
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