Attending Appalachian State University for athletic reasons as I played baseball here. Will finish my degree in Supply Chain Management in December. I want to break into consulting in the supply chain and operations sector in NYC. I would love to connect with anyone in Big 4 - Deloitte , KPMG, PwC, EY and MBB to get some insight on the college recruiting cycle coming up. Currently have a 3.81 GPA, family startup company experience, and restaurant industry experience.
Current senior graduating in December 21. Go to a complete non-target but have multiple experiences at well known companies/banks on my resume. Current intern at a very well known tech company in their consulting arm… but have had zero luck on applications. Denied by big 4 through the top 10 for entry level development programs, BA, and associate roles. Had great connections a year ago, but since, they’ve all moved to industry…. What would you do?
Looking for a referral to Amazon for an privacy industry specialist role. I have over 3 YOE of experience at a Big 4 firm and industry. Will share resume if anyone can assist.
For those of you that left big 4 accounting to do MBA, did you leave at Senior level (3-4 YOE) or at the Manager level (5 YOE). I would assume to leave at manager level would be more ideal as when you come back to the workforce you should at the very least be ready to come in at manager or above at your next job? Thoughts?
How do y’all control over analysis and rat race? Like when does it become enough? At some point B4 was a target, then realizing that being underpaid sucks when people at the same level are making way more the drive stars again. MBB being the next target and not possibly achieving that will be frustrating ? Like you guys think of it as marathon ? I mean some 29 year old at MBB might right now be AP making 600k while you are still at 90? Help a young lad figure balancing expectations out lol
Is traveling ever coming back to B4 advisory?
Does it matter what headphones you use on a zoom interview in terms of looks for prestigious companies MBB, Big 4 and others? I’ve been told that that my Sony noise cancelling headphones don’t look good and I should invest in AirPods.
FYI - you should still get 401k match from your old company if you leave in first few months of new year. Heard differently on this app, but left B4 in Jan and still got employer match in Feb for 2019
If I quit big 4 I get to keep my cell phone, right? They just stop paying for the service?
Please be kind, genuinely looking for help. Started my Grad School journey and really want an idea of the quality of school I can realistically aim for. My profile: M / 27 / AA 3.1 GPA Frm a State university 6 YOE (3 in Big 4 Consulting) Active in community Prez of a few orgs Frm Chicago 100% open to relocate 1st practice GRE: 304 (151- V / 153 Q) Looking to pursue a tech mgmt concentration.
Is it only EY that people are extremely stressed, overwhelmed with lot of work and pressure? People are leaving every week and then existing teams are dumped with even more work. Is there similar situation with other Big 4?
Have those laid off this past year from the Big 4 had any luck landing new jobs? I had a great career but now can’t get the time of day. I am tired of faking enthusiasm that I lost months ago.
Hi! Everyone, I am a PhD turned consultant with 2 years at big 4. I was wondering if there are openings at MBB that I can apply to? I am a molecular biologist by training and do life sciences consulting in the cell and gene therapy domain.
Can anyone share the salary range of a Tax Manager in B4 in Toronto Canada? I just want to have an idea before I decide to submit my application.
Working as an audit staff in big 4 shared service centre. It's been 2 years. I really don't like what I do there, also it seems I won't like what I'll be doing there even after becoming senior. Thinking of leaving and joining industry once ACCA qualified. (One more paper left). But people around me discourage that growth potential and earnings in industry are way less compared to public accounting. I know that too but I still want to leave. I'd like to stick to core accounting. Thoughts pls
Does anyone work in the internal tax groups for the big 4 or midsize. Can anyone give me some insight.
What is the difference between getting life sciences consulting expertise at a life sciences boutique firm vs at bigger generalist firms (MBB/big 4)? How are the projects different and what type of experience do u gain?
Starting a new job and rethinking my retirement contributions. So far have put between 7-10% of my salary into a 401k over the last two years, debating if a Roth IRA is something I should consider. New firm matches 3% to 401k, will be making 123k. Thoughts?
How do I get Hilton to match my Marriott platinum elite status? I was just bounced around to like 4 different contacts and got nowhere
Best place to stay in Singapore? “Bonvoy” lifetime status so prefer those. I like to swim and the Westin and St. Regis have pools but could pass those up if the Ritz, JW, or others are worth it
What do people think about expensing $25 of groceries instead of a $25 dinner on Thursdays as a travel meal, and then saving the rest for the weekend?
I hardly ever log on to skype for business and it feels like I’m the only staff in my office that isn’t always chatting with people throughout the day. Anyone else? Could this be seen as a bad thing?
As the post-COVID workplace is transforming the core essence of what’s most important to recruiting, retaining and developing talent (employees, consultants, hybrid type work), what are the core one or two “MVPs”- - (Most Valuable Professional-Personal) ‘essentials’ you require for your ideal career-life design blueprint?
Why isn't remote learning in school not an option in the middle of delta virus surge? Is there a political angle to it?
I got laid off and 3 weeks later a SC from HR sends me an email about an opening at the firm. Should I apply???
Should I do it? Considering making a jump from industry medtech to slalom or captech. Not familiar with consulting business models or WLB. Seems like a bad idea if I value my health and spare time???
McKinsey folks - someone referred me for a BA intern role but I’ve applied for a BA role. Will the recruiter team still the referral on my application?
Whats the timeline for MBB background checks i.e. when does it start relative to accepting the offer and how long does it take? Accepted an offer with a February start date and want to get it over with ASAP. One last thing standing between me and putting in my notice 🙏
Best consulting firms in Houston for Healthcare?
Hi folks, Recently received an offer of 7 CTC from LTI in grade P1(not sure what it is), in RPB BU(Repurpose Bench). Wanted to know more about this business unit. Also how much is the deduction and in hand salary
Editing my cv for FAANG strategy roles (specifically Google and Facebook). Any tips on what to emphasise? Mckinsey + IB background with LBS EMBA; South African so would need that visa sponsership.
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