WFH seems to be the new standard policy for both FT and freelancers because of the coronavirus. To gain perspective, lets do a roll call. Onsite vs WFH Your City Role
internal transfer into the advisory practice. didn’t negotiate salary when transferred. Just realized that pay is low comparing to people at the same rank in the practice. How to negotiate for a bump?
I've seen folks around here ask for referrals to companies. I'm looking for a referral to KPMG's Data & Analytics practice at an equivalent level to EY manager (currently S3 here on track for promotion this upcoming year). How does that process usually work on this app? I'm open to other consulting firms as well but already have referrals for most of my targets. I specialize in AI & ML and my differentiator is being able to effectively translate between executives and data scientists.
Do the breadth of exit opportunities in industry start to diminish after reaching manager at big four? I have this preconception that leaving as a manager will be harder than as a senior but no idea if true or not.
Trying to figure out if I am a bit underpaid? 8 years total experience, 4 in industry, 3 in Big4, 1 at startup (current). Technical program mgmt/product management. Getting $130k, no bonus, in LA.
Staffed on a project but looking for my next role. Every time I network with someone the answer is “nothing right now but I have this proposal.” I’ve said yes a few times now I’m slammed doing...
Got a verbal offer from a big 4 a month ago, discussed salary expectations 3 weeks ago, still no offer letter. Firm has to let me know it should be coming soon. Are these normal timelines?
We have it worse than our parents. No real pension( defined benefit plan) which pays you an amount per month til death. 401k are at risk of the market.. while ceos and partners....make millions
What is the salary range for a PwC Workday Financials Consultant - Financial Services at senior associate level? I have 4 YOE and a CPA. Looking at Raleigh NC.
Salary in Los Angeles for Senior 1or 2?
Are jobs in Transformation (mainly digital trans) desirable? Do they pay well? I’m very confused on what would be a good consulting exit if I don’t want a classic FAANG.
Just downgraded CSR to freedom. About to apply to CSP for the 100k bonus. Anyone know how long I need to wait to get the bonus for CSP while my transfer to Freedom happens? I meet the 48 month reward bonus requirement.
I see alot of people just show their current role on their LinkedIn. What's the best way/format to write your LinkedIn experience? 1. Show your career progression? (e.g. 2 years consultant, 2 year senior consultant, etc.) 2. Just update your title? (e.g. 4 years senior consultant)
Is it normal for a Partner to tell me “you know this will delay your promotion by 6 months” a day before my STD for mental health reasons? (P.S. He assumed I took the leave for mental health reasons although I never mentioned that to him). He also said “people like you leave and never come back so make sure you talk to your sponsors before making any decision, there are people who are excited to work with you”.. the conversation is on replay in my head
Has anyone ever had services done at Planned Parenthood? I need to get a pelvic ultrasound (not pregnancy related) that isn’t covered by my insurance so would be $500 at my current OB... (continued)
Thoughts on exiting to a FAANG L6 Strategy role or waiting until July for my impending promotion to manager? Do we think I can push the start date out to August?
How is it like working for EY Core Business Services (CBS) in Finance? Salary? Growth? Hours? Exit opps?
Should I stop depositing into my 401k?
Key West vs Miami for a baby moon in December / January? Any Marriott recommendations for a low key getaway in either location?
What’s your teams view on being online (jabber, Skype, lync etc) especially on remote days?
When figuring out how much money you need to save before retirement, do you follow the 4% rule? Fidelity recommends to play it extra safe and plan for 1.8% (instead of 4) as the annual percentage I can take out from my investments once I retire. Any thoughts on this? What percentage do you guys use?
Do I still get Marriott points / nights when booking through firms travel agency (adelman)?
What are some tips for interview prep? I’m looking for a senior accounting advisory position at b4. Thanks!
Does IHG do a status match with either bonvoy, Hyatt or Hilton? Any contact or link I can request on
Anyone here work BlackRock ? How have you liked it? Are y’all remote? What are the benefits like? What are average raises and bonuses like?
Recently got an offer from one of the MBB as entry level staff and I am wondering if the salary and benefits (PTO etc) are non-negotiable ？
Any advice on how to get into the sales side of Investment Banking? I have above average experience, have a finance background degree but keep failing the initial application stages (before the interview stages) and then watch people on LinkedIn with less experience get roles with top banks. I understand that I need to figure out how to get past the application tracking systems but it can be really frustrating at times and advice online is often very generic (I.e. tell them about yourself).
Anyone have any insight into the ES&I practice at Guidehouse - WLB, type of work, culture, etc.? Thanks!
Curious...currently at 60% utilization PY. Some things on the pipeline but I don't feel particularly confident that them. What's considered dangerously low? Genuine advice?
Is it faux pas to highlight a few select engagements on my LinkedIn profile? Even if client names/details redacted? I don't see it done much, especially by those in higher grades
I think my firm is going to be moving towards global flexibility regarding work from home. They won't force us to live in certain cities with offices. Where in the US is there a beach or beach town that gets all four seasons? Is such a thing possible? I love the ocean, but Fall is my favorite season.
Is GCP culture the same as Google ? Looks the GCP CEO is shaking things up which besides the stock price can only dent the culture Google so prides itself . Would love to hear thoughts from current Googlers.
Why do people have more than one credit card? I like to just have one and build up the points on that. I know people that have cards for everything..
Accenture strategy: How is ADP project experience viewed when decisions are made regarding career progression, bonus, etc.?
What is your avg screen time? I’m using at 7-8 hours each day which seems insane but maybe it’s because I use my phone for all the zoom calls?
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