I passed my CPA exams, waiting for my license now, will take about 4-5 months. Should I look for a new job now or wait for my license, aiming for B4 audit senior.
I work at a Tier 2 strategy house. Whenever headhunters contact me, it is either for another tier 2, a boutique, or occasionally a tier 1, but never a big 4. Anyone else experience this? Why?
Looking to make move to Big 4... Anyone have salary for experienced manager at Big 4? What are hours like? Responsibilities?
Does anyone know anything about the real estate advisory practices within the big 4? Which are the best firms for it, cities, ect.
Thoughts on Slalom v Big 4?
For those in big 4, how much time between accepting an offer and start date have you been able to ask for? Is a month feasible/how should one phrase it? Two weeks just doesn’t feel like enough with this heavy burnout/having to wrap up deals at old firm
How hard is it to move to FAANG from a relatively unknown boutique consulting firm? Are there extra leaps compared to MBB or Big 4, or if you get a referral you have similar odds?
Thoughts on internal audit at big 4?
I often see posts about people getting 350K exit or 450K or more in FAANG. Are those strategy folks from Big 4 or are there cyber folks too getting these exits ? I am making close to 200k as M3 in cyber . Not able to anything that would pay more than this in non-consulting ? What roles should I target ?
Better to be a big fish in a small pond or a little fish in a big pond for MBA apps (I.e. superstar at B4 or mediocre/below average at MBB; metaphorically speaking ofc, ik the B4 is technically bigger in terms of size but you understand the point in terms of competitiveness)?
How much total comp raise would you need to go to another big 4, equally reputable in the space. They claim that they will reduce your travel from 80% to 25%, which is a big plus for me.
Guys I know this question has been asked before, but just want to hear some thoughts on this. Is it worth it to go from one big 4 company (EY) to another (Deloitte) for consulting? The major factor is pay increase. The major down side is loss of people network. Thoughts?
Hi everyone, I am a System Engineer at TCS with 4 years of experience in automation and functional testing in various domain. I have done PGP from IMT Ghaziabad through upgrad. I am currently doing MBA in finance from Liverpool John Moore's University. So I am looking for business+tech roles by switching to other companies. Can anyone please help me in referral?
Accenture HR: When a prospective employer runs a background check, does HR tell them reason for leaving (quit, fired, etc.) or just dates of employment? Was fired in September and wondering if I am required to tell them (upon asking why there’s a gap) if I was fired or just that I decided to leave.
Q for consultant moms. How did you navigate your career post maternity leave/after the 1 year local project limit? Are projects more flexible with travel for mothers? Can any traveling moms comment?
Serious question. What baby items are most expensive? (other than diapers, formula, college education, nanny.. Etc)
My sleep has averaged 5 hours a day for the last few weeks. I have brain fog and lack of interest but am still getting things done. I go to bed at 10:30 but will lie there until 2-3 am. I Have tried melatonin, meditating, no caffeine after 2 pm, blue light blockers, etc but nothing works. I’m also very active - lift weights 4 times a week and eat very healthy. Help - how do I fall asleep? Any tips?
I heard a rumor that some partners at MBB firms (and maybe other consulting firms, too?) can hold a plane. Is there any truth to this? I know our partners’ connections are strong, but that is one crazy ask….
Employer 401k states no voluntary after tax contributions allowed. I have made zero 401k and/or Roth contributions in 2019, have 2 more paychecks left before 04/15. How do I maximize contribution?
ACN fishes. Salary check for Manager in S&C, London office? Got an offer for £79k base. Should I ask more? Feels like lowballed.
Job opportunity in Miami: seeking a digital creative who knows how to think of big ideas for social (has a foot in art and copy) for an agency gig. It’s mainly for a pharma client but lots of other brands are at the agency. Remote for now. One day in Miami. Hmu if you’re interested!
Thoughts on JD/MBA?’
Hi what happens when someone clears loop but not aligned with current role? Will HR continue to search role for you? Also, for how long loop results are valid? Amazon
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)
Anyone here from Chicago Deloitte HC? Any thoughts on culture, project type, etc. would be much appreciated.
Which firms are delivering and prioritizing climate and sustainability client work (decarbonizing, sustainable supply chains, renewables, etc.)?
Hello! I recently came across a junior credit research role at “Income Research + Management” and I was wondering if anyone knows of them? Specifically, I’m interested in their work/life balance policies, career trajectory and benefits. Thanks in advance!
Has anyone butchered a case interview, recovered from it, and have gotten the job? If so, how did you recover from it? Any advice for those who are scared shitless of case interviews?
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.