Someone on my team knows several people at a company I’m applying to. Is it professional suicide to ask for a reference?
Working as an audit staff in big 4 shared service centre. It's been 2 years. I really don't like what I do there, also it seems I won't like what I'll be doing there even after becoming senior. Thinking of leaving and joining industry once ACCA qualified. (One more paper left). But people around me discourage that growth potential and earnings in industry are way less compared to public accounting. I know that too but I still want to leave. I'd like to stick to core accounting. Thoughts pls
What would be the fixed salary slab for Director 1 (1st yr) in KPMG business consulting?
KPMG Contract Compliance Services senior. What exit opportunities are therein private? Stay within the service line or hop to IA / SOX?
Are any of you CDs that were promoted to GCDs at small to mid-size agencies where the creative department is not technically divided into groups? If so, what added responsibilities were assigned to you with the promotion? I don’t work at a large agency with the traditional pyramid structure of a GCD having multiple CDs on specific accounts reporting to him/her. I work on 14 accounts.
Accenture Senior manager, $192k bade, total comp ~$210 -225k. What should I expect for Slalom fixed and variable comp?
What’s up with MBB pushing up their undergrad recruiting cycle to the summer / having two application deadlines? what inspired this? and what are the implications?
Absolutely crestfallen... Seven year old son said he wanted to be a firefighter...NOT that he wanted to become a management consultant for the prestigious McKinsey & Company. I even asked him his total comp and he said he didn't have any... Fellas, is he behind? What TC should he expect at this age? How can I get him to pivot and realize his dreams are wrong?
Has anyone here ever interviewed at W+K NYC? I interviewed with them a while back and currently in the process of scheduling my 2nd round. I’m an AD with 2 years of agency experience. My question is..
What are some of the perks/benefits for first year associates at KPMG? (i.e. tech, gym membership, etc.)
Okay to renege on a lateral offer that I already accepted (prior to Covid-19 outbreak)? Anxiety is high moving in a time like this and now would rather stay put.
Deloitte fish, should I be expecting a signing bonus coming in as a senior consultant from accenture with 4 years of experience?
Have a client that I work on with a couple of other account people that we are having a hard time keeping him in track with timelines, specially when each of us account people’s projects end up...
Any Layoffs at Deloitte in SAP today? Also, what is the current bench % in SAP/ Enterprise Performance.
Campus hire. Few months late but enrolling in my 401K and going to do a Roth, as well. I keep seeing that you should “maximize” both. What does that mean? Is there a calculation or common principle?
This will be controversial, but what do we feel the most badass agencies are? I’m talking about if a client has a king’s ransom for a budget and just wants to knock it out of the creative park. Where?
Are there any good movies or novels that show skill development - like follow through? Self-management? Money management? I read a lot of self help books so I know a lot of the theory, and books peppered with examples help, but I feel like most 1 paragraph examples don’t five justice to how hard it may be to change a behavior.
Gibson Dunn: What are people’s thoughts on the quality of work, firm culture, diversity, and career opportunities?
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