Hi everyone! I recently accepted a new job with a Big 4 and am also newly engaged.
I have a couple of concerns… the main one being that I may not have enough time off for 2022 to cover taking off for the wedding, honeymoon, and then a couple of other weddings where I’m supposed to be a bridesmaid. Do you think there would be any wiggle room with managers allowing time off, or is it generally pretty strict? (Continued in comments)
Overall, is it worth becoming a partner with B4 if your run at that level will be only 5-7 years?
Which offer should I accept? Currently staff 2 at big 4 in Tax with CPA license. I want to leave tax ASAP. Both are public companies +1B in revenue and same salary. Offer 1 - staff revenue accountant so reading contracts, speaking with the sales team and legal team, a lot of work at the end of the months to close books and reconcile transactions to make sure we are ASC 606 compliant. This track usually leads to director of revenue. Offer 2 - internal audit staff so SOX and compliance projects.
Is it worth making a move from big 4 to Mulesoft? Not sure if it is fully integrated with Salesforce yet.
Just got into my second year as an associate and have a lot of availability. Thinking of switching to another Big 4. How hard is it?
Normal for Big 4 to outsource US recruitment? Was reached out for a role on LinkedIn but recruiter is outside of my country. Just curious!
What is work life balance like at Alverez and Marsal? Specifically for transaction advisory/financial due dilligence
Got an Associate Partner offer from Wipro to join their MAS group with a 25% increase. Currently a Manager from a B4 (15+ years exp) close to Director/Snr Mgr. Should I take it? Things to consider?
I'm currently at a LMM PE Firm as a senior associate, over the last few months I've realized that I'm more interested in Consumer and Retail Strategy consulting, anyone here have any experience of transitioning to this practice at a Big 4?
Is there any hiring going on at the big 4 right now? I’m a Biologist but I’m working on an MBA from W&M (love this school). I’ll be done in 6 months so I’d like to start applying for jobs this month.
I see lot of people here transfer from big 4 to faanng. Do you guys mind sharing what specific service line you were in at big 4 and what position you got at faanng?
Anyone want to give a ranking of top pharma / biotech firms (prestige and pay)? Looking for companies beyond big 4 and MBB
Can someone explain what risk advisory is? And how easy is it to get into risk advisory with no consulting experience and an internship in audit for big 4? I’m a stats major.
What are typical hourly billable rates from big 4 for external audit services by role? New York or California.
Best areas to live east of LA? My fiancé and I are debating moving there, I would be working at. Big 4 DTLA and she would be working in Rialto. What area would provide a reasonable commute for both?
When jumping to the big 3 will they ask your gpa even if it’s been several years? I networked my ass of to work for offers at big 4, was not sure if gpa would still be neede, I went to a tier 2 school
How big / mature are IT Strategy practices at MBB? How does it differ from IT Strategy at big 4?
So approximately three months ago I accepted a customer service position with a newly “corporate owned company” it was previously locally owned by a local owner. I accepted $15 an hour of the job offer. Previously I worked as a Quality Support Specialist and I am most definitely, as the company is aware, overqualified for my current position. I requested a $3 raise and was denied. That would have essentially bumped my pay up to $18 an hour. Previously, I made $22 in my last job. This job offers
Hi guys, had anyone been in the process of getting a green card sponsored by your current employer and successfully moved it over to a new company? Would love tips on when this is possible in the process and how you approached it with both employers.
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Hi CA 🇨🇦 fishes, I’m looking for SF Consulting partner companies in Canada that sponsor visas. If you know of any, please let me know. Any leads appreciated.
Anybody with approved H1B but not stamped due to no on-site opportunity? Any ideas what should be the next step ? Can I apply for deloitte US job directly? Or look for jobs outside using the same visa approval?
I passed my last CPA exam! I am so thrilled!
I need some SSRN recommendations! Favorite journals to follow to stay up to date with the academics?
Hi all! I built this bowl months ago and wow-can’t believe there are actually people here. Anyway, welcome!
Backdoor Roth is a good idea if I expect to be in a higher income bracket when I retire, is that correct? Currently I’m making $150K at age 28, but I still have major life milestones I want to meet so I have no idea what my retirement income will look like (marriage, kids, house, etc.) How do I decide if I should do a backdoor Roth?
Why does Aquaman ride all maner of sea creatures if he can clearly swim faster on his own?
For a second I thought this was WarZone (the new Warlight game).... check it out really interesting game too
What is it like to work in healthcare fraud litigation/government investigations? Type of assignments on investigation side? Hours? I’ve always been set on practicing business or real estate litigation and not sure making a switch to that practice area would be right for me.
Not the right platform - though this song is stuck In my mind..it’s a not too old song covering realities as we age...lyrics start with being born to being teen and so on...once I am 17...50...would someone know about this?
I am a trans woman and am pretty open at my workplace. Just had an orchiectomy and the day after my surgery our office manager was already asking if I'm going to be in on Monday. I eventually replied that I would be working from home on Monday. That Monday, one of my coworkers texts me that the office manager asked her what surgery I got. She was also repeatedly asking about my recovery, in a way that felt invasive.
How do you make a weekly therapy session work with the crazy consulting schedule? Would love to hear days / times that have worked for people or general tips (not including via video chat).
Hi all, I am writing this with a heavy heart, as I was amongst the recent round of layoffs from Turing. Keeping my head high I am looking for a new role in the field of #marketing, #growth, #analytics.
B2B brands are my specialty but I am well versed with B2C companies as well. Looking for a referral from my connections or any leads I can find.
Hi Sharks, What is ERS- Engineering and R&D services unit of HCL Technologies ?? What we can expect in this unit? Any insight would be appreciated. Thanks HCL Technologies
It’s the Confessions bowl, so....will anyone admit to not liking being around their kids? Not cutesie “theyre driving me nuts!” stuff, Im saying straight up really....not...liking...your kids.
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