Considering a design lead role in industry, what salary range should I expect/ask for? For context, I have more than 6 years of experience (mix of industry and consulting).
I’m looking to establish comp ranges (mostly IT and tech). What are some good options that are up to date, user friendly, and overall good resource? We are primarily remote but do have a small headquarters.
Best way to reduce taxes on severance pay? Receiving bonus and severance, tips for saving money. Open to charity etc. I’m afraid that most of this will go into taxes. I will max out my IRA.
So pretty sure I’m getting close to a Managing Director offer at KPMG in their Risk Consulting practice which is an Advisory service line. Any insight on what the MD compensation package may look like? Looking to get an idea on the pay band for MD at KPMG.
What is the salary difference between an L10 Senior Recruiting Analyst and an L9 Recruiting Specialist??
What is the average compensation for an account manager (sales focused) selling into Microsoft? Base + variable.
How do you charge for freelance projects? Hourly? Day rate? How much? 13 years experience. NYC.
What’s starting director salary in Boston for Assurance these days. Looking to move to the area and curious as to what folks in market are around to gauge conversations. Thanks!
I have an offer for a finance role from one of the faang companies out of Seattle. Total comp is little over $400k. Is this a respectable offer? I’m currently based out of a tier-3 city and working for one of the big4s.
What’s the worst career advice you’ve gotten?
I got was hired in my current agency by being given a NYC salary in our Chicago office. I feel guilty even complaining about this, but I also can't quit and stay in the same city. Are you also stuck?
How are sign-on bonuses taxed in NYC? Example: if you were to receive let’s say a $20k sign-on bonus (I assume it would be paid as a lump sum?), what total percent would be taxed?
Does anyone have any suggestions for leveraging an earned-but-unpaid bonus at your existing employer to counter a job offer? My firm is among the biglaw firms that have announced special bonuses to be paid out later this year, and I have an in-house offer in hand.
PSA: PwC has unfrozen comp and will be giving base comp adjustments effective on 01/01/2021. Advisory on cohort system will be trued up to their current cohort based on FY20 salary and all other groups will receive incremental salary adjustments from 1-5%. Now that’s a Christmas gift!
🐠 what’s the better exit opp: Deloitte digital at a manager level or KPMG at a director level? Currently at a manager level with 10+ yrs exp and a Masters. Assuming comp is roughly the same.
Everyone should openly share their salaries/wages with anyone who wants to know. It only helps other workers and is only bad for companies. Biggest company propaganda was getting the general public to think that’s it’s inappropriate to have salary transparency.
McKinsey offer states that they will file Green Card after 18months at the firm. Thats a long time, I am on H1B with approved i-140. Has anyone able to negotiate this. They seem pretty firm about it.
https://hbr.org/2020/01/what-top-consulting-firms-gets-wrong-about-hiring thoughts? Article mentions case interviews as a poor predictor of performance.
My grandmother died a few days ago (not COVID). She knew it was coming and had communicated her funeral and burial wishes to the extended family. (Cont.)
Interview pitfalls: freelance vs full-time? I'm usually a pretty good interview but a freelance contract is a bit of a different ballgame. Any lessons learned worth sharing?
How significantly are exit opps impacted as a SC2 vs M1 if trying to make the move towards Corp Strategy? Debating if it makes sense to stay on and make Manager. Travel burning me out.
Any good shows to get into for the upcoming holiday break? Something similar to Succession perhaps but open to any suggestions
Anyone work in Transaction Services FDD at a mid-tier firm (let’s say top 10)? what are the big differences between big 4 and mid tier FDD? Pros and cons?
How difficult is it to be counseled out at Big 4 firms? Is it common or do you really have to mess up? Are any of the firms more cutthroat than the others?
What the typical Sign On Bonus amount Big 4 companies offer ? Would be great if you can share the SOBs got? $, level?
For those who got their coronavirus stimulus checks, what did you or plan to spend it on?
Anyone have any thoughts on the VML creative team in in KC? Specifically the CD position that continually opens up
how does your firm staff you on projects, and are there a lot of people on the bench at any given time? are people worried when they are on the bench? just want to know how it is for everyone else
When is the last date for us to know if our h1B application got picked? As today is Friday and it's the end of April. Is this it?
Anyone has Enterprise MDM or identity management expertise? Our Series B startup is looking for a Senior Product Manager. I can offer a referral and send more details if you are interested. Thank you!
Applying to top 15 firm and, surprisingly, transcripts and cover letter are optional. How important is it that I still include them? Should I at least include transcripts? 4th year here.
Consulting travel/work life hacks
Thoughts on coding bootcamps? Any specific NYC-based ones? Currently in a non-technical role and tried learning on my own with free resources (realized I needed more hand holding when I got stuck so am looking into this option now).
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