How much is career growth worth vs. time with family and flexibility? I have some limited growth in my current role, tons of schedule flexibility and the possibility to keep my job if we relocate due to my husband’s job, but I could make more and have better growth potential at another company. Weighing if it’s worth it to wait until my son graduates high school (5 years) so I can be assured of the time with him and my husband… I’d rather not work but that’s not an option (feeling burned out).
Cisco interviewed me for 3 months for a couple of roles and then offered me comp that is considerably less than my current comp for a product manager role!! They also said its cisco policy to not offer rsu for mcol cities. Rsu is apparently only meant for candidates in hcol cities.
Need to punch a bag every day for several days to get over this bs.
Are there any head hunters on here? I want to know what I’m worth and look for a new role, but feel I have trouble valuing myself and worth.
Is it worthy to join CTS as Senior Associate - Projects for bigdata domain ?
What will be the roles and responsibilities for this position ?
Is a Global Product Lead role possible coming from a BizOps background? If helpful background, I don’t have any product specific experience
Long shot but worth a try I guess - I have interviewed with McKinsey a few months back and have offers from two T2s. Had a consultant level referral at BCG in March for ATL office but didn't get an interview. Is anyone from BCG, preferably PL and above, willing to connect and chat to see if there is a fit for a referral? The reason I mentioned my past interviews is to establish some credibility because I come from a non traditional background.
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I’ve been in my position and office for 3 years and recently found out offices were being taken away if you didn’t have a director title. I am working toward my director title but that’s probably a year out. Our office is currently hybrid but my boss has me coming in 5 days a week and now I’ll be sharing an office with a few of my direct reports. How do I approach this with my boss as this seems like an issue where I can’t have private conversations with my direct reports, etc?
Considering a regional operations Director role with Davita. Curious for those who have worked there in leadership, what was your experience? Good and bad.
Interviewing for an EA position at BAH (Booz Allen Hamilton). Any insight as to the company culture as far as executive admin staff goes? (I’m aware of the “restructure” and I’ve heard both good and bad reviews.)
What are some high paying jobs in industry that I can exit to from Big4 Forensics? Need a better WLB and $$$? I’m in the southeast.
Hello….Is today Monday…if yes I’m in the right place. I am pivoting my career and would like to ask for a referral from Nordstrom …thank you and have a great week!
I am looking for an opportunity for a Product manager role with 4+ years of relevant experience. Please refer to me if your company has the openings for the respective roles.
Thanks in advance
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?
Folks- does anyone work at 360learning? I’m considering a product role there, and was curious to hear from fishes 🙂
A recruiter reached out to me about a role with ZS Associates and it was for their Value & Access team. The job description seemed really broad to me.
Can any ZS 🐠 provide any insight about this specific team and what they do?
Having 5.2 years experience and CTC -7.2LPA and have another offer with 13LPA+50k bonus, how much I can expect from Deutsche Bank for Associate role ? Deutsche Bank
I have a Sr Assoc PM interview for Capital One coming up. Any tips and resources to study from? It’s the power day fyi
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How many hours a week do most S&O roles work at FAANG? Does it differ between Apple and Google for example?
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My current company is trying to retain me with a counter offer, if I present this counter offer to cognizant, do they revise the offer previously given?any experience will helphelp, i don't want them to retract the offer Cognizant
Just came to vent/have a pity party: I had a screener interview for my dream in-house job on Friday, but had to cancel it last minute because of a fire drill. They said they would get back to me about rescheduling but now I worry I shot myself in the foot and am mad at myself for not setting better boundaries…hoping they are understanding since I’m in BL…
I was contacted by AMS for a talent attraction and engagement specialist position to support a pharma company. I have had an initial call with a recruiter and will be speaking with the hiring manager this week. Look for more information about the company, culture and work/life balance.
Is it possible for someone to invite me to the ZS bowl? I’m joining in a few weeks. Thanks!
I am a 27 year old finance professional and have 5+ YOE, i am currently working in Bangalore and planning to work abroad maybe for 5-10 years and return back..
Those of you who have worked in abroad, Please throw some light, which country should i prefer to move ? Which country would be good for finance professionals, also where I could earn and save the best after deduction of taxes ?
At what point in your career are you supposed to know exactly what you want to do for the rest of your life
Did anyone not meet their billable hours requirement during their first year of employment? If so, how did your firm react? 😬
In your opinion: which brands are the best at headlines right now? Print, digital, website what have you. Personally I find a lot of great inspiration on the Mercedes and Audi websites.
Is it possible to book one person’s flight with miles and another’s without (pay w/ cc) on the same United reservation? My bf and I want to stay on same reservation, but I’m using miles and he isn’t.
Hi 🐠🐟es, has anyone ever completed a case prompt and panel interview for LinkedIn? Have one coming up for a role in their LMS vertical and curious of previous experiences. Thanks!
I flush my tampons.
Preeclampsia? Anyone able to give insight as to their experience with it? Wife carrying twins has to be monitored and is undergoing tests this week. Too early to say preeclampsia but it is possible that’s what we’re looking at.
Divorced dads, I’m taking my ex back to court for custody. We mediated in divorce +2 yrs ago - it was not ideal. Since then, her anger worsened along with more transition due to her career for our toddler kids. It’s been a year in the making and tens of thousands lost, but I finally have a mediation date in a few weeks; ideally for 50/50, if not simply decision making ability in their lives (school, religion, camps, etc). I’m emotionally exhausted. Any kind words or advice is appreciated.
Anybody have experience with the interview at Anheuser Busch InBev? Have a case interview coming up. Also curious about what it’s like working there
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What do you SALT people think about sales tax auditors. Do you work on a lot of sales tax audits. I think state audits are very overlooked but can result in huge assessments if a mistake is made.
I have at least 6 months of living expenses saved up. I’m ready to quit if I am unable to get a reduced schedule. Any suggestions of where to work temporarily? I’ve heard of beech valley, but are there other options that people have had good experiences with?
Anyone in Deloitte Multistate tax group? Interested in hearing from some of you about the group. How does it compare to to the Fed group?
Moved from the Northeast Region to the Southeast Region. I am currently living in the southeast but I am still on my northeast clients up until 10/15. How does it work in regards to taking the perks? Do I take the perks from the northeast or southeast region? (Summer Friday’s? Misc office trips?)
Has anyone tried negotiating salary with the IRS? How did it go? Can you offer any tips?
What are your tricks to eating healthy when traveling? I have put on some pounds and have a lot of travel coming up.
My group has been using form 8453 for years to document e-file authorization from clients. We have recently started investigating form 8879 as an alternative since we don’t need to attach to xml when efiling. Can’t seem to find a reason why we would not be able to take this approach but want to make sure I’m not missing anything. Anyone been using 8879s for this purpose and any reasons why we would not be able to do so?
Does anyone truly sincerely regret choosing to specialize in tax versus anything else and cannot believe they actually thought they were making a smart move? Do you also find yourself having to climb Mt. Everest in order to pivot into another field, i.e. finance?
Big4 manager in partnership tax, is it too late to switch out of tax? Kind of tired of tax and busy seasons, rather to take a pay cut for 9-5
What’s the general word on Andersen? Boston office any good? Looking for a good leadership/training structure to roll into.
I’m a licensed CPA outside my home state, and am not able to obtain license in my home state. Will this be a road block to making senior manager?
Anyone moved from federal tax to international tax team? And do you feel that the skills are transferable? Thanks!!!
Anyone else feeling grateful to be in public right now? So many industries are going to be hit so hard...
I have an associate full-time offer from a Big4 & an Analyst offer from a decent consulting firm. The pay is in the 60 range for big4 and 70s for consulting firm.
What would you do? I'm not sure what the consulting job will be like but I wouldn't need a masters degree which is great. I am also an analytics minor which is useful.
Anyone here from EY NYC Intl tax? Want to know the set up of the group, the type of work doing there (compliance, consulting, mix?), culture, hours, sr 1 starting salary (Only CPA, no law degree)?
Considering that the IRS is behind on reviewing tax returns due to the COVID closure, do we think they’ll extend the 10/15 deadline? Hoping to the good Lord up above that they don’t. But what are the chances...?
how’s everyone feeling about tax reform having the potential of occurring so frequently these days?
as a relatively new associate, it’s been hard walking on shifting sand so early in my career and this obviously wasn’t what i was told it would be like in school
Asking for advice (work at pwc), I was promoted mid year to manager and a few months later Covid... I’m very thankful to have a job but given the pandemic the pay bump was nothing to be excited about. With the way things are going, I am anticipating no pay raise next year.
I’m being paid as a 4th year senior and trying to wrap my head around if it’s my time to leave the firm and go to another firm for more $$. I don’t work an insane amount of hours but not getting paid for my worth.
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