Is anyone else having a hard time matching compensation? I’m currently making about $250k total comp. I’ve interviewed for several Director-level roles but most have total comp in the $190-220k range. Is it actually possible to keep my comp level or should I set my target lower?
Which will lead to better exit opportunities...federal (financial services) or international (still FS but likely some clients outside FS)? They're asking me to pick a specialty as senior...
Thinking of switching to be a digital analyst? Thoughts on it being a good career choice and what is the trajectory for this role based on experience?
Interviewing at McK for DS role in Sales. It's a specialist track role. I'm long term interested in partner, seems to be on docket for this track, but worried about specialist title. Cont
If your client has a job opening you are interested in. is it ok to ask your client about it or apply for it or will that just make it akward if you don't get the job?
Exit opportunities for roles within healthcare? 2 years experience (post undergrad) at Deloitte. B.S. in Health Informatics.
OW/LEK/ATK 🐠: I joined OW out of undergrad and now at our MBA entry title. Would you take a one level lower role at MBB?
Expecting a promotion to senior consultant this month. What can I hope to expect for compensation in Atlanta, Ga?
Fishbowl from Feb - Nov = "fml" " I hate my md" "I can't believe I have to work past midnight" "my vp is a dk about typos". Fishbowl in jan "I don't know why my bonus sucks"
Feeling very down. Constantly applying to jobs, occasionally get noticed by recruiters, then just either ghosted or learn that the role has been filled before I even get to the first real interview. Really hoping something changes because I can’t do this anymore because consulting isn’t for me anymore.
Just got a call for Atlassian Pm. how appropriate is the role when you will make manager this year? I was told it was a combination for product, project and program manager. How does that work?
Can any firm truly ask you to provide pay slips to verify stated salary? What if you inflated the number?
How much do 1st year managers earn big 4 Tech Advisory ? Do they cross 150K ?? Base salary ( does not include Bonus)
Has anyone ever been promoted to ACD only to feel like they were much happier at the Senior CW/AD level? I’m going through that right now and wondering if it will pass with time as I get more experience in the role. Or, if it doesn’t, what do you do about it? Would it look horrible to eventually take a job somewhere else back at the Senior CW level? I’ve always loved being the maker - focusing on writing and concepting. Having a lot of anxiety that this new position isn’t the right path for me.
Anyone have a Carvana referral code? Or pros/cons of buying from them (nothing to trade in). Thanksss fishies
I have an interview with an MBB for an knowledge management/specialist role. I currently work as a technology consultant for the advisory arm of a sub big 4 accounting firm. Cont.
How do payouts work when you leave the firm? Like you have 20 days of unused PTO, will I get a check for 4 weeks of my current salary?
MBA application: ok so my college GPA was just under 3.5, but I think I can get a good story together and great references. If I score mid to high GMAT, do I have a shot at tier 1 schools?
Take a role in internal controls/process improvement at an established company or FP&A at a tech start-up?
What would be the salary for a mid-level AD in Paris, France? I got solid work for big brands, no awards yet.
Is there an edge with applying to M7 from a non-target UG background where you excelled/stood out greatly? Or are target schools still a culture within admissions?
Is it a good idea to request a credit line increase each time you get a reasonable raise? For one's credit score
Ladies, need some advice. I’m on a project with two male colleagues who are very blunt and quick to challenge me on my work. One is my manager and the other is a peer.
What would be a fair range for total compensation (base, rsus, bonus) for Senior Product Manager role in FAANG in Bay Area? Wondering if it’s worth relocating with family given cost of living there.
Does anyone else struggle with being on the bench? It's been 4 weeks and it's starting to take a toll on me. How do you cope? Scared of being fired! Being passed over for analysts with more experience
How can I hide from my experience manager so that I can stay on the bench for as long as possible?
All I am a Manager level FS resource really interested in moving to EY. I interviewed there a year ago, and the Partner I interviewed passed b/c he came from an MBB firm and was a bit snooty.
How many of you guys feel that lateral guys don't match up in salary compared with MBA even for same level and similar work. Does Deloitte level the salaries at any point ?
Can you switch jobs before your h1b is approved? Or would doing that basically just cause your lottery win to evaporate and you have to take your chances again next year?
When do you think we’ll start traveling and do you think COVID-19 will change the way our industry works?
Does Big4 hire ACCA individuals from international countries (they will not need visa sponsorship and would be legally authorized to work in USA).
Scenario: Australia-based consultant working with US client, can't fly due to covid so remote working. Is it reasonable to demand consultant to switch to client working hours? Say its a 8 week stint
Anyone activate at Beautycon? What were the pros and cons? Did your client participation drive any earned/organic media coverage?
Curious to know how other companies are handling Diversity & Inclusion initiatives (if any)? I've felt like mine has talked a lot about being more inclusive but I've struggled to see tangible changes.
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