What is the salary difference between Booz Allen Hamilton federal and commercial generally?
After 6 yrs of PM/PO out of college working for Cigna, I was informed my position is being eliminated due to “staff reductions to combat with rising costs of healthcare.” I was offered severance & I’ve got several positions in the works with the same company thankfully. I was caught off-guard, never had a bad review & was expecting a promotion soon. If there’s ever been a sign to jump ship it’s now. I’m an enthusiastic PM ready to embrace new challenges. Any1 want to hire me? DM for resume! 🤝 🤞🏼
Women! Do u think you are at par with your male peers in terms of salary and title? If so, how have you negotiated that?
Friday Funny Manager stories: I’ll go first: my manager inserts her email signature as a picture every time (she doesn’t know how to setup an email signature on outlook) manager salary: 200k | my salary: 70k
Anyone know how much PwC audit director makes? Or other big 4 equivalent of that? Thanks.
Its been almost two weeks tcs has not send offer letter after salary breakup.Should i take it as a No from their end .I called hr today she said its with business for review and she will update.
What is the stereotype of each Big 4 firm?
Am I an attractive candidate at all? Or is it silly to think I could jump soon for a comp increase? 1 yoe BAH fed (7 yoe in nonprofit sector before that), currently at 90k. Have some generalist certifications (agile, prosci, working on instructional design). Non-technical, no master’s. Resume is mostly attractive bc of extensive international/cross-cultural experience & DoS experience. Am I still too “meh” with only 1yoe & no tech skills?
Is it better to roll current traditional 401k (Merrill lynch) into new firms 401k (fidelity) or roll into traditional IRA instead (also with fidelity)? For context, im 27 male, will not need the money anytime in near future. I also want option to convert into back door Roth IRA one day if possible but don’t want to pay any penalties.
Getting my bonus next week and was thinking of taking $10k from it and dumping straight into VOO. Good idea? Anything I should be mindful of with the current economy. Don’t expect to pull out or need it anytime soon.
Can someone help with the base salary range for a 6+ years experienced finance professional with FRM and CFA certifications in Big 6 firms in Advisory practice? Also, what should be the expectations for joining bonus during the current times?
Frustrated with work as we all are. Single mom insurance defense litigation for mid sized NYC based firm. Base salary is 136k nominal bonuses. Struggling to meet work demands (deadlines, billable hours) and then also struggling financially. Just curious if what I am making is going rate, am of counsel after taking 6 years off of practice 10+ years practicing. Thanks!
For firms that are announcing year end special bonuses (and that have billable requirements for the bonuses) - are you required to hit the billable threshold to receive both the regular and special bonus? Or is the special bonus paid out to all regardless of hours?
Hi! I’m 30, own a home, 50k in 401k & 25k in Roth, no other savings. Roth has a ROR of 2%. Should I leave $ in Roth? Reinvest in a diff acct? Grow it until I can buy an investment property?
Hi! I have a few questions on the backdoor Roth in which I’ve done a bit of research online. When it comes tax time, will my 401k vendor (Merrill) give me the correct documents? I’ve just used turbo tax in the past but am worried of any documents I may be missing to adjust any tax. Also- when does the pro-rata rule come into play? I’m just nervous in the entire process as this is my first year doing this. TIA!!
I have been with a mid-size firm in tax and business consulting for the past four years. I really love what I do but find myself searching for opportunities with the Big 4. Have any of you made this kind of transition and, if so, how is it working out for you? I know every practice area/office has its own nuances but I’m starting to feel like I could be doing more with my career.
401k or Roth IRA? Should I be prioritizing the Roth IRA first when I'm younger? Even mix?
Starting a new role soon where I’ll be managing a team for the first time in my career. What are some examples or traits that good leaders have displayed in your past? I want to develop into a healthy, supportive boss but unfortunately have only experienced toxic bosses so my resources on how to do this are limited.
Upcoming strategy case interview with EY Parthenon. Anyone know if these are interviewer or interviewee led? Knowing what to practice will help.
i just got my power line bill for 80 dollars between me and my roomate and find this expensive? I live in a 2/2 in FL. Wondering if there are any data points I can use here.
The snow is just pouring in NYC. People flying out of LGA, are you seeing many delays already? My flight leaves around noon, so far on time.
Taking a half day of PTO this Friday. Cheers to everyone who can get out of the office early today after a crazy week of grinding. To those who can’t, may the PPT winds always be at your back.
MBB Manager total comp breakdown?
500k at 31 which is great but I still feel like I’ll never be able to afford a house in my area (~1M). My money is pretty much 50% 401k 50% investments.
Career advice: I became an HR mgr/BP relatively early on in my career so have 7 years BP exp. and 9 overall. I work in pharma as a Sr. BP/manager now. I’d like to make a move into an AD or higher role but seem to only get consideration for lateral moves. Not sure if it’s because I don’t have enough experience or if I’ve never had direct reports? How did you make that first jump? I’d need to relocate for anything at my current org which is not possible for me right now. Thanks for insights!
Currently on parental leave. As a father I’m so dang thankful my firm has it and I can’t imagine how my immigrant parents manage to raise two kids without leave.
are there any good reference materials (or websites) for Deloitte case interview / behavioral interview for an experienced hire? 🙂
Worked hard, won business and asked for a raise - got 10%. Now closer to median salary for my YOE. But it’s not in effect until my first year anniversary which is 2-3 months away. Should I accept the raise or negotiate?
People who came to the US on L1B, and successfully switched jobs (assuming visa switch from L1B to H1B), could you please share your experience or provide any useful tips? Feeling stagnant and trapped at my current job partly due to visa restrictions and ofcourse the pandemic situation. Looking to jump ship but not even sure if it's possible on an L1B.
Is it possible to push back on a parental leave policy? I work at a startup and they’re sharing with me the plan today (I’m the first pregnancy).
Any wharton or Stanford mba grads in the bowl? Applying to MBA programs and would love to get any insight on the process!
How’s the WLB in EYP TSE group ? Thinking of applying but have heard horror stories of MBB equivalent stress levels.EY-Parthenon
I don't wanna be in a union because I can't afford it. I don't think it's worth it. I've been teaching for six years and have never needed one.
Has anyone ever applied to MBB multiple times before getting accepted? Or is the blacklisting thing real?
Best certification program for blockchain ?
I have a salary range in mind for a new role based on online research and target increase from my comp now. But my research shows the data points are for salaries in HCOL areas. Do I need to adjust what I ask for if it’s a remote role and I’m not in HCOL city? Don’t want to overshoot and lose a great opportunity.
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