Help..I need someone's recommendation for an tax accountant in San Francisco...the client is a graduate student I believe
Do you guys have a formal or rule you use when giving out a cost estimate for a project? For clarification: this will be a creative project with a former coworker, I have no idea to the budget.
The two people at my client who are former consultants are literally the only people around here who have any idea how shit gets done.
Been late to client site every morning by more than 30 min since the beginning. This doesn't really matter since I'm usually the last one out the door 12 hours later right?
What does your onboarding process look like? Someone becomes a client. How do you welcome them into the practice?
So bothered by the way the client talked to me today on a call for just doing my job and then they act all cordial once my manager joined. I just can’t shake it. How do you all cope with difficult clients?
Is audit more fun when we get back to the client site as a team? My whole time at EY has been in audit 100% remote and I am so isolated and board and not being trained well.
Guys, I have joined Accenture in Sep and in between got offer from Nagarro on same salary. I did not get any project in Accenture till now and feeling disconnected. Should I resign from Accenture and join Nagarro?? Is Nagarro better in terms of project and job security? Nagarro - Staff Engineer Accenture- Associate Manager Fixed are same in both but Accenture had variable extra. Skills - Azure + .Net YOE - 11 Years
Has financial security made you lazier? I’m nowhere near FIRE but I finally have a little F U money and have found that I’m no longer willing to work outside 9-5. I’m on a project now that’s a dumpster fire and I’m just like “meh roll me off” instead of trying to take ownership and get things back on track. Anyone relate?
When you know the Partner is putting lipstick on a pig when telling you why you should be staffing on her/his project, but you’re still kinda curious
Anyone have advice about the process for moving in-house at Apple? Soon-to-be 6th year securities/investigations associate at V20 (lateraled from a V10) with FAANG (but not Apple) client experience who would appreciate intel on process, likelihood of success, and Apple in-house culture.
Sabotaging the shoot at every opportunity because you’re angry your boyfriend didn’t get to direct it isn’t going to magically make the client trust your creative decisions the next time around.
Can you expense dinner in you home city on Thursday nights on T&M project? I did it on my last fixed fee project for 9 months and never got questioned.
I rolled off a project and after 3 weeks they staffed me back. Just the thought of going back gave me a headache and a knot in my stomach :(. Just wanted to vent.
Looking to explore project opportunities in NC. 2 yoe Change Mgmt and training with Workday implementations. Any referrals would be appreciated.
Currently in my project I have two opportunities , 1st is Data migration python automation (not from scratch) and 2nd is DevOps , infra setup ,lambda functions and etc from scratch. Wanted to know which will be helpful for my career in long run. Difficult to decide. Please let me know about your thoughts. Ps my yoe is 2
(Referral Request) Hello everyone I’m an A2 and CFA level 1 registered candidate in audit currently. I’ve applied to Experienced Associate roles in Valuation services for EY/PwC and have worked on valuations project in the past as a rotation. Was wondering if anyone else has made the switch and/or is open to referring me?
Is Informatica powercenter dead? I know informatica stopped providing powercenter for new customers. I am getting a project in powercenter. Shall I go ahead and join in that project or wait for other projects
I am an experienced Media Buyer who is thinking of moving to Client side. What transferable skills as a Media Buyer can I highlight that don’t look like the average Joe’s skills? Media is too niche.
Got an incredible project and right before starting they told me I had to do a drug test. I am not 100% sure if Ill pass it and I am not sure I should risk it. Any advice? Risk it or say something?
What is the variable component in KGS? My recruiter told me it is 10 percent of the fixed comp, but it is not mentioned in the offer letter. Can someone please confirm on this
I got a phone call from a firm I turned down 2 years ago, just wondering if I would be interested again. Only turned them down due to distance from home, but they are fully remote now, would need to come in every once in a while for client things. Crazy to even consider it? Move from BDO to a regional firm. Owner and staff was great, he said, name your price. Need some insight, thanks!
Is time off/vacation and sick time negotiable with WPP? Specifically Ogilvy NY prior to accepting an offer? Heard it’s only 10 days of PTO. That’s crazy 🥴
Anyone know how much credit Suisse matches for 401k? Is it 6%? Also, do they contribute an additional 3% for free like some other firms?
Hi Fishes, Got offer letter from LTI and there's something written like " Repurpose Bench" what does that means? I have asked for joining bonus and they agreed but it's not mentioned in the offer letter so I asked about it, HR said after joining you'll get it but it's not mentioned in written is it something to worry about?
Lol my firm halted all sales travel but continued client travel. Just waiting for someone to get sick so I can sleep in my own bed for more than 8 nights a month
When are we supposed to submit reimbursement for health benefits? (Gym, treadmill, etc...)
Has anyone canceled a trip (flight, hotel, activity bookings, etc. ) purchased with the CSR? What was the process like - easy to get reimbursed?
Has anyone in a smaller city taken a pay cut to leave consulting? I'm burned out, but trying to gauge if its worth leaving the six figures salary for my work life balance back. My city doesn't have as many options for my skillset
If a CD assigns more creatives to a project than there are budgeted billable hours, is that squarely on him/her or is Account also culpable?
Tired of the long audit hours and not ready for another busy season? Join Deloitte’s Accounting & Reporting Advisory group. The hours and pay are better and there’s no busy season. DM me if you want a referral or more details.
Question! Does anyone know what KPMG’s paternal leave looks like? My bf and I are having a baby in the spring and my firm gives all new parents three months of paid paternal leave. Is the policy for KPMG different for the Woman giving birth vs the supporting partner (Man)? Thanks!
Anyone heard about d4 insight? I'm getting 100% hike + 1lakh joining bonus there. Is it worth leaving big 4 for this?
What is the average pay now in midsize if you guys don’t mind sharing you salary details? Senior tax associate year 1.
My skin isn't the best and with WFH - I have been doing the basics : moisturiser and sunscreen everyday which has really helped. Next year, I'm likely to be back full time in the office and on client site - and I want to do the bare minimum makeup wise. Can someone provide me your "bare minimum" routines and also - makeup/skincare brands! :)
Thinking of making the switch from big law to boutique corporate firm (currently interviewing at Egan Nelson, possibly others). Would love to hear from others who made the switch. Can work life balance really be that much better with a transactional practice? What’s a typical range for comp?
Hi, wondering if reaching out to FAANG company recruiter on a mid-senior level counsel role via LinkedIn is useful. Or is it frowned upon given the large amount of applications they are likely to receive on a daily basis.
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