People who have recently gotten offers at Blackrock: did you get a signing bonus? I’m up for a director level role and didn’t know if it was common.
Can someone tell me what is the expectation in term of salary from year 1 to partner in consulting? Does it depend on company, too? What’s the industry avg? What do I need to do each year to get to the next level and that salary, too? I have the passion to work, but want to have a look at the salary expectation.
Hello! 23 y/o, 2nd year analyst who is ~hopefully receiving her first bonus and wondering what tax elections / retirement elections I should make? I max my Roth, and should be close to maxing my 401K, but wondering if it makes sense to dump it in trad 401K to avoid the taxes? Otherwise would I just keep my normal paycheck contributions and call it a day? Thanks!
I'm working at Genpact and Bonus gets paid with March's salary. What happens if I leave the organisation before April. Do I get the Bonus or not? Please be mindful that I'll have to put down my papers now and serve the notice period to get relieved sometime in April.
A friend of mine doing an MBA has offers from Deloitte and Wayfair (similar comp), which would you take?
Is it appropriate to ask salary range in screening interview? I’m interested in the job but no salary was disclosed. I make decent now but don’t want to waste my time or recruiters time if pay is low
Should I choose to go into an industry that is “perfect for my background” or into an industry that I am interested in? My background is healthcare/life science but interested in commercial banking. Compensation and job security are my top priorities.
Help! How to handle salary talk at a 1st job interview if it comes up? Always hard. Q: so... what kind of salary are you looking for? Me: 😳
We have been hearing the misery at Big 4 and tier 2 Consulting firms about minimal or zero hike or bonus. How has it been for top Consulting firms like MBB or ATK, this year? What is the range of hike and bonus you guys have received?
I quoted my salary to the recruiter and I think I lowballed myself (I’d be moving states and I didn’t do enough research, rookie mistake I know). How should I approach this with the recruiter?
Seeking advice for stock options that I am being offered as part of a job offer Context - company I’m joining is Pre-IPO. Company has offered X shares and provided 4 for potential strike prices for which I can purchase said stock (traditional vesting schedule). How would you perceive this option if my I intend to pursue graduate school in next 2-3 years? Should I try to lower this amount and ask for a higher base or sign-on bonus? Other negotiation tactics to consider? TIA!
how in advance can you interview for other jobs? I want to stay till the bonus payout but I want to jump ship some time in the future. When can I start interviewing?
Potential experienced hire joining PWC’s transaction services group as a senior associate in a high COL city, what should I expect (salary, signing, bonus)?
Trying to put together a compensation comparison viz for the entire industry. Please join this new bowl if you’d like to share.
Got an offer for RTS as an associate at Alvarez & Marsal. Anyone have any idea of what base comp looks like? Wondering how much room there is to negotiate?
Joining a firm soon and have $5k in bonus that I want to spend. What should I spend it on? Thinking of buying: 1. Samsung Odyssey G9 49 inch monitor 2. Standing desk and Chair 3. Phillips Hue lights Any other suggestions?
Any recommendations about negotiating comp for s3-m1 during the discussion with partner ? Is it looked down upon to bring up a competing offer (if any) and use it as leverage ? Or should you talk(cont
What should my compensation be for private equity due diligence work at MBB USA with 2-3 YOE? I have gone through final rounds with the consulting firm but they have yet to ask me about comp expectations.
I’m done being a Strategic Planner. Any ideas on what positions, client or agency side, are a good fit for my type of background?
If I've been hired for a remote-only temporary position, is it likely I'll be brought as a full-time employee after everyone returns to the office?
We hiring that girl from a law firm as a Manager in forensic with no experience (and no CPA or CFE). How do you think I should react? I am 2Y SC on my way to Manager this year
Worried about being laid off. At S&O EY, what are some exit ops I should look at? Our there firms even hiring?
I have 7 years of experience in strategy and had applied for a manager position in industry. The hiring manager said I was better suited for a senior manager role and interviewed me for that. I made..
Big4 Senior, just sourced, led the proposal, and won a $500k deal with high margin at a new client through a close friendship with my former boss from industry. How much bonus could I be looking at?
Does anyone have experience working at a small company? I was furloughed and I’m looking for other opportunities, and I’ve had a few interviews/chats with the Co-founder of this real estate company...
I'm thrilled that recruiters have reached out to me for a role I love at almost double comp. I can do/do/have done every responsibility for the role, but one part of the description gives me pause--it requires 10yrs experience in this space. I have 5.5 directly applicable and another 6 that's applicable but not often considered (I had a unique military job). And, this particular leadership role has not been common in corporate America before a couple years ago. (Cont.)
First time having compensation conversation with leadership. Would really like any tips for negotiating salary. How do I figure out the market merit for my rank?
I have received 2 offers: one from Guidehouse as a Senior Consultant and one from ClearView as a Senior Analyst. I have 2 questions: 1) Is senior consultant at Guidehouse a higher position than senior analyst at Clearview? 2) Which one would you choose considering that I intend to work ~2 years in consulting to exit to a BD role in a biotech/pharma? Thanks!
Anyone have experience taking a sabbatical? Did it have a negative impact on your promotion timing, rating, etc.?
Has anyone successfully transitioned from tech consulting into M&A consulting and CDD with a masters in finance vs an mba?
Any Enrolled Agents here? If so, what group do you work in? I am scrambling to get a certification within the next year and a half before promotions come around and don’t want to go back to school.
Gave up my upgrade so I could fly standby on an earlier flight. Sitting in the middle seat, last row. I get to hold my kids to sleep tonight! YES!
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