Any robo-advisors (or other places you’d recommend) where we’re allowed to park $? Found out that I have $ just sitting in my Vanguard brokerage account that hasn’t been traded & will need to decide myself which funds to invest this $ — don’t have the expertise or time to do this Note: There are limitations for us at Big 4, since we’re audit firms
With the new cohort system does PDubs match offers that are outside of the cohort range? Say if I'm an SA3 and am offered manager at another Big 4; would they match the offer?
What’s with people going from Big 4 or other accounting firms to recruiters? Several of the last recruiters I connected with came from accounting firms. 🧐
Pros and cons of big 4 TAS vs working for firms like D&P, A&M, and FTI? Also any others I happen to be missing
I’ve been talking to a guy for a few months. He works at a big 4 and will have bouts of silence (like multiple days) in response to anything from pleasantries to nudes. When he’s engaged he’s totally into me and talks about how much he likes me and wants to move things forward and then nada. I love talking to him when he’s present but don’t get the hot/cold. Sometimes he blames work and others he doesn’t address it all. Is he just busy and I don’t get it or is this all red flags shady?
How likely are you to get a job you interview for? At B4 they basically gave us offers if we had a pulse, what are the odds for industry jobs?
Do all big 4 and larger mid size firms have PIP? How long do they usually last, and does anyone get fired for purely performance reasons without being put on a formal PIP?
Are the big 4 the only consulting companies that requires work papers after each engagement? Seems like an audit thing.
Jumping around big 4 for promotions, worth it?
Does anyone at McKinsey have product management or Data Analytics opportunities? Manager at Big 4 and want to also understand what level I should aim at?McKinsey & Company
Was looking on vault.com rankings and for work life balance MBB was 10, 13, and 15 with big 4 to be found nowhere in the top 25. I always thought mbb worked worse hours than us big 4 guys?
Which Big 4 has the least layoffs right now on the West Coast? If so, why? More clients, hired just enough, realistic goals, etc...?
Hello fellow Freelancers! I’ve just quit my FT job as a senior accountant at a Big 4 accounting firm. My hope is to gain enough freelance work to continue working on my own and enjoy freedoms of being a freelancer. Please send me a message if you are looking for a freelance CPA!
Little overwhelmed at the moment and want to use passive investment. What is the closest thing to robo advisors like Wealthfront and Betterment, that we are allowed to use with the Independence related restrictions in B4? TIA
What do u tell strangers that u do for a living when u don't want to explain what a big 4 auditor is
Those who do consulting for big 4. What’s your entry level pay for undergraduates in T1 cities?
If you were looking to exit Big 4 Consulting, what positions would you be targeting? I have done a little of everything with no specialization (great performance reviews across the board). But now a little unsure of what my skills really are from an employer POV.
The good: middle seat open. The bad: there’s a kid behind me kicking my chair. The ugly: it *reeks* of BO on the plane. All in all this is probably one of my better flights. 🤷♀️
How can an advisor justify charging fees to put someone in funds. I get there’s a financial planning aspect but if you’re not focusing on planning a client should be better off using betterment.
Anyone from McKinsey willing to share an estimate for 5 year compensation progression from Associate? Assuming that you don’t get counseled to leave
My wife setup an introductory meeting with a T2 strategy firm's managing partner. She doesn't work with him but has a friend who does, which is how this was setup. I'm trying to transition from implementation (10 years) to strategy so I really want to impress. What talking points and questions would you all recommend?
I hope most of us can agree on the below as fellow Americans: -Any group wanting to cause harm to people or a specific group of people have no place in our country. -Clearly our country is hurting and needs productive dialogue at the community, state, and national level from both sides. -One side is never right. MSNBC, Fox News, and CNN are also rarely right. -We’re in dire need of empathy and care for one another regardless of political views, race, geographic location, gender, etc.
Hottest appellate brief font?
Partners, what would be a typical monthly pension check be for MBB / Big 4? All firms welcome.
Here’s an animated chart that shows how COVID-19 cases and deaths have grown globally compared to their causes of death like fire, influenza, and malaria over the same time frame. The timeline begins on January 1, 2020, and COVID-19 starts at the very bottom of the chart with zero deaths. https://public.flourish.studio/visualisation/2634167/?fbclid=IwAR3SfwQFl7UkyJ-DIYp1D_Y1idQM-tHdpuqVdK7SpMxqNI2sA-dO7-5qFS8
Fish fam! looking to come up with a name for a company that I'm incorporating to raise a fund. Any good ideas? Trying to convey something strong, stable and impactful, like a mountain
I need a mid-level brand designer helping me out on a project through the month of October (should be strong in building layouts with a branding focus). A workload of 4 hours each day. If you are interested please DM with your hourly rate and a portfolio link.
Hey Fellow Job Board Fish, Your bowl leader here. I am looking to create a discussion panel / zoom event for this group and would love to hear your input. What topics would you like to discuss? What questions do you have? Who would you like to chat with (I.e. recruiters, creative leaders, etc.)? Let me know in the comments. Thanks!
Hello Need to decide between Wells Fargo 21.5 LPA incl variable + 2.5 Joining bonus Honeywell 25 LPA Value Labs 27LPA + WFH
Anyone has good advices on mba admission essays? Can I read your essays if you don’t mind :) applying for mba schools right now. I have a masters already, not sure if it will help that much for my career?
Can you get points and Platinum benefits for your stay if you get a Marriott using Hotwire?
I shop at BR and my client counterpart Shops at BR clearly. Some days we will have on the same shirt.....awkward.
Do you guys put all your liquid savings in one account? Need tips on saving, any input is welcome! (Not including anything related to HSA, 401k, dividends, etc.)
I recently got laid off and decided to go freelance. First agency that reaches out to me for freelance work... the one that had just let me go 🤷🏼♀️
Negotiating a promotion and raise from Sr Manager to Assoc Director. How much should I ask for? Low 100s?
Does anyone have any thoughts about a company terminating an employee within the HR team for testing positive for COVID 19 and further accusing the said employee of being the one that created the entire team to become infected by not answering the health screening questions accurately? The week prior to employee being tested the entire team was in the office sick. The company in question weeks prior wrote the employee up referencing sexual innuendo due to an accusation of a preferred name.
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