Do people actually enjoy working at big 4 or is it the same issues everywhere? I’m in big consulting and thinking about interviewing at big 4 for SC2 roles, I want to make more $$ but idk if I’d be happy...
Have you ever had your offer rescinded for negotiating salary? Was it with with a B4 firm?
Has anyone made a switch from B4 to professional services at a software company? Why you made the move? Lessons learned. Thanks.
Consulting work life balance is simply taking a toll on me! Is it true that industry jobs have more work life balance than a big 4 consulting? I like my work but I am working for long crazy hours and also over the weekends (pay isn’t justified at the same time)
Uber driver yesterday: Of thr big 4, you must be PwC, they always have great personalities. All the Deloitte folks I get are uptight and douchey. (his words, not mine.)
Keeping the big 4 in mind, what role/level would you have to reach before you qualify for a eb1c L1 visa with a good chance of approval?
Anyone switched from B4 audit to advisory (ex. management consulting, deal advisory)? How did you start networking / get the opportunity? Any advice?
Looking to get in to Cyber Security sales. What are some of the good companies to work for? I’ve come to realize that I am not super technical, but I do like to sell, and have great communication skills. Having worked for big 4 in cyber for 5 years has taught me a lot, and would like to take risk getting into sales, and hopefully make a good return. Please help. Thank you!
Has anyone jumped from Big 4 Advisory to Tier 1 Consulting firms (e.g. MBB). Was the jump at the same, higher or lower level?
An opportunity sort of fell into my lap and wanted to get other thoughts. Internal audit manager role, 100% remote, 20% base increase plus better benefits. I work on a lot of audits on the tax side so am familiar with audit. M4 in big 4, not sold on staying in tax. Would I be qualified and is this a terrible idea?
Survey please respond Big 4 Hi Everyone, I run an analytics website that aims to provide more transparency for college students and young working professionals into potential career paths. I have a survey below specifically targeted for Big 4 professionals. If you have the time can you please fill out this survey? The survey will not ask for any personal information. If you are interested in the results of the survey please email email@example.com Survey Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc-aKT6KBcIgc9nFMBuS9_WSyabS2tSt2nL7zn0W18kzJZ6TA/viewform Thanks!
With Google employees unionizing, makes you wonder if other professional service employees could follow. What are the chances something similar happens at Big 4?
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
Which Big 4 firm will be first to cut U.S. salaries? Will it happen tomorrow night, Sunday night or Monday? It's coming people it's most definitely coming.
Anyone here work at digital consulting at big 4+ Accenture/Droga5 and would care to chat? Media strategist over here trying to plan next move. Thanks!
I understand that when you put in your two weeks to got to another Big 4 that they usually release you that day…. But do they pay you for the two weeks?
Does anyone do IT audit work at Protiviti? Is the work life balance actually better than B4?
Having the last week off has really shown me the toll this client has taken on my life in 3 months. My last client, I would have been bummed to take a week off, this one... Dreading going back on Tues
Been awhile since I travelled so I’m not sure what the airports are like anymore. Flying out of DCA to BOS with a 645am door close. What time should I arrive? It’s myself, wife, 5 year old and infant in lap (the worstttt). We have CLEAR and TSA Precheck. What time should we arrive to DCA if boarding starts at 6?
Is it worth getting a top secret clearance? Does it improve exit opps (firms and pay), and does it impact your project selection (leadership pressure you to do only TS work)?
I need to get 3,000 PQPs between now and Nov 30 to re-qualify for United 1K. Anyone have any great ideas how to do this - or know of any domestic flights that maximize the PQPs?
My company gives me a card for all travel related expenses. Does this mean I can’t claim the points?
Has anyone had their SO ask them to take a pregnancy test? Told my SO I was nauseated this morning and he totally freaked and thinks I’m pregnant. Would you take a pregnancy test if your SO asked?
Quick question...do Indian citizens need transit visa if passing through UK? Flight is from NY to AMS with a stopover in LHR (T3 to T5 transfer). Have US and Schengen visa...online forums are unclear.
Anyone know of a good tutor for CFP exam? Thx.
Emerging companies lawyers at Cooleys, Wilson, Fenwick, Gunderson, DLA, Latham and Orrick etc. how much weekend work do y’all do? Thinking of retooling from LevFin; sick of weekend commitment papers.
7 YOE (6 in industry, 1+ post-mba consulting) with working for a leading LS consulting firm. I’ve heard the level I should be targeting is AD / D for industry exits. I haven’t had much luck with roles at those levels (most interest has been at the Sr. M level). Am I aiming too high?
Digital BCG SEA, is the sign on bonus available here for expert track? If so, will it be included and offered by default as part of the offered package or need to be requested and negotiated for? Any tips or advices how to open up that conversation and any estimated expected amount? Thanks!
Any books/self help materials for someone who is constantly worrying (and waste a lot of unnecessary time)? E.g. No matter if i pass or fail an interview, there is always something to worry about. The worrying/anxiety multiplies when I proceeded further in the interview stages. Now that I signed the offer and is pending background checks, my anxiety is off the roof as it itches closer to my starting date.
Does this mean that all consulting firms will not hire H1Bs anymore? https://www.mercurynews.com/h-1b-trump-administration-pushes-ahead-on-long-promised-changes-to-controversial-visa
Got very ill and missed 3 weeks of work (in the hospital) so I missed a lot of follow up calls, appointments, and had no prospecting. How should I explain to people why I missed their appointments?
Going to tell Leadership this week that I want to be rolled off. Another project has requested me and that project is better aligned to my career. Any advice to have a smooth conversation?
I’m 9 years in. Currently taking the educational requirement for CFP through American College. I feel like I can’t focus because I am not really learning anything. Any tips to keep eyes on prize?
W00t just hit my 100k CSR! Where should I go?
How are y’all planning your consulting exit strategies? Do you have a specific role in mind to aim toward? Are you building specific skills outside of billable work?
I’m trying very hard to break into tech within marketing sector. Can anyone help and direct me to the right next steps? I started finishing up couple books about product, and applying to jobs for a year now
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