Hello Fishes, I need a referral in Bosch, Big 4, Jp morgan, Goldman sachs in finance roles. Iam CA with 2 years of experience. Right now serving notice period. Can join in Apr first week.
Any experienced senior managers that have moved between Big 4 firms? Can you speak towards your experience, any struggles, and opportunities in terms of partner promotion? Frankly, EY path to partner seems to be too clouded (long pipeline, no clear direction/path, uncertainty on promotion cycles, etc.) at the moment and I would like to visit all options. Appreciate the input.
Seeking career advice! Hi all, I'm a consultant working in the development sector looking for a career switch. I've done my PG in Entrepreneurship from TISS, Mumbai. I have 3 yrs of exp in fin modeling, business modeling, micro-enterprise development, pitch/project design etc. Despite some major achievements & contributions growth is almost non-existent & frustrating. Any guidance or referrals to get into strategy/management consulting/govt advisory roles in big 4 etc will of great help!
Im planning to pursue the course "Certified Internal Auditor". Is it worth it? What is the scope for it in Big 4 without a CA degree?
Do MBB and big 4 consulting look for something completely different in their candidates? I’ve applied to MBB previously and reapplied this year and got invited to R1 for all three both times. However deloitte and eyp previously and strategy& this year rejected me straight so I’m just curious…
Has anyone made the jump from the tax group of an AmLaw 100 firm to a Big 4 tax group? I have questions.
Any super motivated London consultants here interested in starting an e-commerce side hustle with me to explore and learn about entrepreneurship? The Big 4 don't really set you up for retirement :D
Got an offer from Baker Tilly as an analyst in the TAS group. $97.5K base with a $5K signing bonus. Coming from big 4 audit as a S1 (soon to be S2 in a month). How does this offer compare?
Wondering if anyone can provide rough comp estimates (base + bonus) for corp dev roles at the senior analyst / manager level in a HCOL city). My background is Manager with 6 YoE in B4 across FDD, turnaround / restructuring, and valuation.
anyone here an entrepreneur? I have a PhD in org psych and 20+ years in Big 4 human cap... starting up my own firm and wondering about billing rates. what hourly rate do you charge for your services?
Hi Has anyone made the switch from a bank to BIG 4. I currently work in Market risk and have few offers from Consulting firms. What should be considered while deciding ?
I recently joined a Big 4 firm as a Manager in a cross functional Data Science and Analytics Consulting group. My first project is in an area of work where I have experience but do not enjoy at all. I’m not sure what to do since this is my first project 😬
How hard is it to get into NYU LLM program? What do they require from the applicant? Currently working at big 4, average grades in my JD program.
Hi, I’m travelling to Canada on PR status by July 2022. I currently work for one of the Big 4 consultancies (been here since five years). I would like to understand how much weight that would carry when searching for a job in Canada. Would it even matter? Also, can you suggest if it’s a good idea to approach job consultancies? If yes, any recommendations? PwC EY Deloitte KPMG
Anyone moved to Canada from the UK? Would like to know how culture and pay compare (esp within the big 4) and whether it was overall worth it from your personal experience?
One of my friend is looking for a switch to Corporate Finance/M&A roles in MBB or Big 4. Please let me know if anyone can refer her to these roles
Has anyone had a worthwhile experience working with a professional resume/cover letter writer? My law school career center has been pretty useless and I’ve asked some friends to look it over but I’m still concerned my resume is holding my job search back. (~2 years experience, first new job search since LS)
If you decide to omit a short term job from your resume, can this hurt you once it shows up in your background check? How do you manage this without looking like you're a job hopper or withholding info?
Big decision and looking for any insight! I got an offer from Meta and Coinbase- which one to choose? Both have huge upsides and some negativities. Anyone worked at either and have some insight to share on their experience? Metrics, environment, growth, etc? Thanks in advance!
Does anyone have any senior account manager job leads. Looking for a job on the sales side not agency. Any help would be much appreciated!
Hi UK Fish, going into a promotion (from C to SC) and raise discussion tomorrow at a boutique consulting firm. Currently at 62.5k. Bonus was up to 10% but all I got was a measly 2%, slow pipeline maybe but I wasn't told why (will raise tomorrow). A recent acquisition has resulted in losing our annual xmas week off and a learning budget of 1k. I know for a fact that last year they were looking to hire SCs at 70k. Is a base raise to 75k a fair ask?
Do background check companies verify your gpa with your school or do they just verify that you actually went to the school?
Hey all, was wondering what kinds of exit ops you've seen from strategy LS consulting into the LS startup realm. I'm looking for ways/places to start my search
Anyone have advice on finding a good sponsor? I had a good one and he left for another company. I’m feeling kind of lost and stressed because I don’t have that level of support in the company now.
Pencil dipped in paint and shoved in my new electric sharpener. There are acts of destruction daily in my classroom. Most of my classes are 25 kids in a small room. When my attention is taken for a second, someone does something like this. Gluing things to counters. Hiding paintbrushes instead of cleaning them. 15 years, I've tried everything to cultivate a respectful classroom culture, and they just don't care. I'm so tired. So, so tired. I don't know how much longer I can do this.
Got an offer from product company. Less salary but will be local and no pressure of serving 2/3 clients at the time and no headache of deliverables and pmo. Offer is related to my domain and technical expertise. What should I do?
I'm a reservist soldier and I told my squad leader what I did for living and how much I made, he laughed at my work and hated for the money I make. Smh!
What are the best benefits to work at this company? Currently interviewing for a SA role in the states. I currently am at kpmg. Any information is helpful!
When do you call it quits? We’ve been trying for over 2 years, 5 IUIs, 2 rounds of IVF with 4 failed transfers (1 miscarriage, 2 chemicals and 1 no implantation). We have two embryos left and will transfer those but I don’t know how much more my heart can take.
For hiring managers at FAANG and other large tech, what's the most memorable answer you've heard or received to interview question "why do you want to join?"
Meeting with a partner in valuation I’m SaT after being connected by a friend. Currently in advisory at another big 4 and trying to break into valuation here, but would love to jump if available. It’s an hour long intro call, anything I should prepare for? Anything I could bring up that would help show me as a plausible candidate? Thanks!
Funny experience - I was in the line at a craft store and started chatting with the people around me. Person in front of me was annoyed about having to craft valentines for her kid's class. Person behind me was getting a late start on his kid's science project. They asked me what I was in for. Me: oh I don't have kids, so I'm picking up a new hobby (watercoloring). Them: oh. You must have a lot of free time and money huh. Me: yeah it's pretty great 😃👍
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