Is any of the Big 4 forcing you back to the office? Thinking about joining but don’t really want to give up WFH.
How many big 4 people are done busy season right now for audit? Started getting asked to work 80 hour weeks which is why I didn't go big 4. Thinking about switching if it stays this way.
Partners, what would be a typical monthly pension check be for MBB / Big 4? All firms welcome.
If layoffs would need to happen, how would they look like in a B4? What percentages? what levels? What criteria would they use to lay off people? What is the probability of this happening this year?
How many YOE in management consulting needed to exit to industry at the manager level? I’m currently at a small CDD / Strat firm. We do great work in my opinion but no name recognition and probably less prestige than Tier 2 and Big 4 even
I love working in the big 4. Forget the hours and focus on the amazing opportunity. I wasn't born in anything close to middle class. I will never take this opportunity for granted.
Got a 4.5% raise going from staff 1 to 2 at a big 4. 3 rating ( nobody got above a 3). Is that normal? I was expecting more.
Can anyone give me more insights on KPMG audit? I have been in audit for 4 years but looking to make the move to big 4. Just wanna hear thoughts on why KPMG (hours, culture, WLB). I am based in NYC
How difficult will it be to switch to the commercial consulting practice of another Big 4 firm coming from Deloitte’s Federal consulting practice?
Does your resume bullet points matter at all if you just have public accounting experience. Like if you say you are tax in Big 4 and you do Federal does anything else really matter to employers?
Would experience in big 4 FDD make one a competitive candidate for FP&A or other roles in a FAANG several years down the line?
Has anyone jumped ship between the big 4 within 3 months of starting? Just started with EY but want to say yes to an offer from Deloitte. Any tips to navigate this with minimal damages/conflicts both legally and from a networking standpoint? On an h1b.
SM1 @ Big 4, 13+ exp underpaid(159k). If I move to another Big 4 or comparable firm is it realistic to expect 20-25% pay bump?
Comp question - what should a B4 Senior with a CPA, CFF, CFE, and a MBA with 4 years forensic exp (D&T) and 6+ years non-forensic exp (industry) in NYC and DC markets expect in this current climate?
Ex-Consulant here that now works for a big name Real Estate Investment Trust. Saw on LinkedIn that EY has an America’s REIT Leader. Didn’t know that much attention was paid to the REIT space. Are there really consulting teams dedicated to the REIT space in the Big 4? Love working for a REIT and would love to jump back to consulting if there were teams dedicated to the industry. EY Deloitte Accenture PwC KPMG
Can I ask what is the relocation bonus for Big 4 and Accenture for new grads, if there is any? Also, what’s the typical signing bonus for new grads?
What is the toughest challenge for a Consultant to transition from big 4 to MBB consulting? I was fortunate enough to get an MBB offer as an experienced Consultant and want to make sure I hit the ground running. Thanks! Bain & Company McKinsey & Company Boston Consulting Group
Anyone here (or was) at BlackRock’s Corporate Strategy & Development team I could ask a few questions? Someone who interviewed for the team would works all well! Thanks!
One of my friend works at a local accounting firm(Tax). He wants to join B4 in a entry level but he is wondering if he needs to hit 1 year or can just apply via referral as experienced hire and start as A1. Any thoughts?
Does anyone have experience with a son having phimosis? Would you be willing to share what you did for your child—comment or DM?
Got a job offer at a tech startup but I might have to take a small pay cut. It would move me from tech consulting work to a more product facing role. I only have a year of experience but I’m wondering if anyone else did something similar by pivoting their career path early by taking a pay cut and how it worked out?
Hey comrades. My agency (independent agency in Chicago, not CIMA) is looking for a talented ACD/AD to primarily work on Porsche. We handle US creative across all channels. If you’re in Chicago or looking to get into the market, this is a solid opportunity. This will be a remote opportunity until the fall (so far as we know). We’d like to prioritize POC talent with automotive/luxury brand experience and solid design chops. Hit me with a direct message if you’re interested.
HMBradley: if you have used it (other than please send me a referral) what do you like or dislike about it? Do you have a different checking/savings account that you prefer?
Does PwC offer salaries based on location? Would they offer a higher salary for NY as compared to TX for the same position?
I live in downtown Seattle and a client just closed an email to me with “Hope you’re having a great weekend!” Um, what?
Got an offer from MBB, but I’d be starting fresh—no tenure. Are the exit ops worth me giving up 2 years of tenure?
Is Tcs ending work from home ????
Help me! Naming a start up coffee company. Purchasing coffee directly from farms, roasting on our own, supplying directly to consumers. Extra points for a spiritual name.
What does the compensation look like for Deloitte Applied AI data scientist? Background: masters degree, no work experience, Chicago based
I have a McKinsey phone case this Friday for an implementation consulting role. How straightforward is the phone case usually? What are they evaluating mostly on? Super nervous! Any advice would be helpful.
Kamala Harris and Betsy DeVos agree; if the country really valued education, we would pay teachers like the professionals they are. If we don’t get over this babysitter/women’s job mentality, we will go into a critical tailspin of losing teachers. I’m sure you already know that very well, as indeed most teachers either have a second job, need one, or have considered quitting altogether, ￼but this opinion piece is trying to start a discussion to educate the general public. ￼￼￼https://www.nytimes.com/2021/05/28/opinion/teacher-pay-covid.html?action=click&module=Opinion&pgtype=Homepage
1 paycheck is spent on rent, the other is spent on loans. 2 years out of grad school, 3.5 years in consulting, make $75K/year. I have a savings ($5K) but I'm sick of this paycheck to paycheck life.
Best books about product management for a good exit to industry? I already have an MBA and PMP but looking for a refreshed perspective since it’s been years since my formal education. Currently reading “Product Managements Sacred Seven” but it’s geared toward the startup world. I am in healthcare and not looking for a startup role. TIA!!!
I am hoping some people can help me here. My SO is in this horrible pit of depression and they are pushing me away. They have all these colliding events in the last few months: father has Alzheimer’s.
Does anyone have examples of their invoice template? I’m working a part-time contract for a company, and they do want my time tracked by project. Hoping to not spend time making from scratch.
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