Joining as a Senior Consultant to Big 4. My PPT skills are limited. How do I make up for this skill gap? Any resources you would recommend?
Has anyone gone from EY’s Forensics practice (formerly FIDS) to any of the other big 4 forensics practices? How was the work, culture, and pay different from EY. I’m thinking about maybe trying to go
senior in audit - received offer from GT for manager position, and went to talk to my partners (im in big 4) partners matched salary and offered manager (i was supposed to make mgr next yr). (cont'd)
What are compensation bands and titles at Capital One for those leaving the Big 4 at the Manager level?
To people who have moved from big 4 to mid size, have you found it to be easier dealing with smaller clients? Are the hours/pay better?
Has anyone switched from B4 to a smaller firm like BDO? Is there any real difference or is everything essentially the same and just not working with as large of clients and complex engagements?
Curious to know what associate/consultant level compensation is in MBB or Big 4 in 2 locations: Tokyo vs Singapore
Has anyone left for a local firm and bounced back to top 10/big 4 or top 10? I've been interested in working at a local firm for some time, have an opportunity, but want the opportunity to get back to something larger if I learn I hate it.
Can Big 4 people get their mail sent to their office since they are there most of the time? 😂
How much are the hourly rates for the seasonal contractors at the B4 firms? Especially in tax. Thanks
MD/ED at B4 M&A Tax have been approach by a recruiter from another B4 about talking with them about being a direct entry partner. How does one prepare a CV for this type of move?
Ex-Consulant here that now works for a big name Real Estate Investment Trust. Saw on LinkedIn that EY has an America’s REIT Leader. Didn’t know that much attention was paid to the REIT space. Are there really consulting teams dedicated to the REIT space in the Big 4? Love working for a REIT and would love to jump back to consulting if there were teams dedicated to the industry.
Anyone have familiarity with big 4 strategy exits to to firms like Verily life sciences?
Grad job advice needed! Should I take a data analyst role at a no-name boutique or non-strategy/non-finance Advisory role (Physical Asset Management) in Big 4? My end goal is to end up in Strategy (MBB, LEK, Kearney, Big4Strat) after an MBA or by networking. Which role would set me up the best? Thank you kind sirs.
UPDATE FROM PREVIOUS POST: I was offered a ~10% jump to go from B4 to top 10 acct firm transaction services with no signing bonus. Tf? The jump doesn’t include my B4 raise coming in like a month. So basically no jump considering everything and no signing bonus to go from audit to FDD. Kinda disappointed but oh well can always keep auditing.. is it even worth trying to negotiate up? I was hoping for at least 20% increase on top of my upcoming raise
Would anyone be willing to chat who made the jump from big 4 —> tech —> MBB? I did not have a great experience in tech and looking to pivot back into consulting. Went to a non-target undergrad but 10 YOE at good firms.
What is the best time in your career to make the leap from national firm to Big 4? A2,S1, etc.
Can we finally agree that indoor office open floor layouts suck and are over rated now? And they should be changed because of COVID. I never want to have them back when returning to office because could never focus and do my work with the buzz around me. It was also a random invitation for co-workers to talk to me whenever they wanted at my desk, which was annoying lol
What kind of pay can I expect if I switch B4 tax tech to regional or national regular tax after 1 year with CPA? My team does dead end work and I don't see exit opps in my future if I stay. Midwest.
I need to schedule two 2.5 hour interviews this week. Should I schedule them on the same day or take 2 mornings off? What’s the least obvious?
Applied to ~100 jobs on LinkedIn in the last few months and gotten 6-10 interviews. Is this a normal hit rate or am I doing something wrong? 1YOE
Has anyone obtained the SHRM Talent Acquisition Specialty Credentialing? if so, did you find the class and credential worthwhile? Could you share where you found value added to your role as a recruiter?
Can we make an exit opportunity matrix. Level in consulting + firm, by potential exit opportunity (include role type + salary)
Given $1k investment minimums for most corp bonds, what is a decent amount to start with? Weighing out the benefits of individual vs ETF
So many intern candidates leaning heavily on their sorority/fraternity experience even when they have had previous internships. Thoughts?
Dear all , I am looking for a job change as my current profile is IT Executive and I have more than 10 year experience in IT industry. Skills , server administration , network administrator,eps console,ad user management,data security and encryption,hp certified professional for ,laptop ,desktop , workstation and server, backup management,email configuration, firewall manegement,remote support, pursuing compTIA security +
How does MBB view people who join and stay for just a year? Specialist (non generalist - data science) if it matters. Do they hold it against you? Due to a personal situation I may have to leave but I'm not interested in staying at my current job for another year.
If all the top consulting firms made anonymous decks or gave anonymous pitches to a client, eg no branding and the client did not know which firm made which deck, do you actually think that the client would prefer MBB? ￼ Is MBB actually coming up with better/more innovative solutions? I feel like I see many repeat or slightly altered ￼solutions on almost all of my cases, are these really things that people at Deloitte/Accenture etc aren’t coming up with?￼
Planning to jump off the Big 4 ship for better WLB while with hopes for better compensation. Which one is better for customer facing cyber roles between AWS and Microsoft ?
Been severely struggling with depression and anxiety lately. Obviously this job is one big reason why. I opened up to the partner a few months back about it when I started missing random days when I couldn’t get out of bed. Maybe 2/3 days over the last 4 months total. This week he sat me down and told me he is worried about my mental health causing me to be a “liability” to the firm. I can’t stop thinking about this and don’t know how to turn it around.
90% of my portfolio right here. I’m still young and started investing end of 2019. 🐠 would appreciate feedback on this portfolio. 70% VOO, 10% Visa, 10% MasterCard, 10% baba/tencent/other
Anyone give out office swag like pens, notebooks, etc. every time a client or propsect comes in? What are some small branding/marketing you guys do?
My company is looking for Sr. Product Designers with 3+ Years of experience. Anyone who wants to apply as a Product Designer (1+ Years of Experience) is also welcome to apply. Scaler Academy is one of India's top ed-tech company and has been growing exponentially since the past few years. I have been working here myself for almost an year now and I love the company ethics, the design team is full of talented people. Anyone interested in applying may please reach out to me on LinkedIn/Instagram.
I’m a grad student, majoring in computer science. Eager to work for co-op / internship in spring/summer/winter 22! Any leads and referrals would be appreciated!
DC to NYC travel. Train or flight?
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