Holiday bonuses? Just got notice of ours and it seems very skimpy... wondering if B4 or other companies give staff holiday bonuses?
Is it advisable to leave JP morgan after 9 months? My prev org(a big 4) is hiring back. WLB at JPM is great, b ut work here is slow and not exactly what i was hoping for. WLB at EY is worse, but role is good and of course there will be a hike. Cannot decide what to do. YOE - 11
Will taking a Consulting Internship with Crowe hurt my chances of receiving an MBB of Big 4 offer? Should I instead be looking at a finance or tech internship next summer?
Thinking of transferring. Thoughts on FDD b4 transaction services vs. Management Consulting?
I want to understand why was Arthur Anderson kicked out of the audit business. I know they played a major part in the Enron scandal. But still these days we are seeing scandals happening. Someday we see EY name popping (Wirecard) KPMG or some other Big 4 but we still hold a strong position in the market. Then why didn't Arthur Anderson in accounting and audit business especially what I have learnt that it was largest among the big 5 at that time?
Is a switch from IT Audit (b4) to Product Management (industry) role a good move? C1. Significant pay bump as well.
Which other big 4 is similar to Deloitte?
Why are big 4 bonuses atrocious?
For people who came to Big 4 as an experienced senior, how long did it take to make manager from when you started?
McKinsey 🐠- does the firm hire managers from Big 4 firms as EMs instead of Associates? What’s the best time in the recruiting process to push for this?
Non target state school, 3.8 gpa for UG, split time between industry, B4, and AWS. Is MBB possible?
Anybody make the jump from Big 4/National to small regional (<40 people)? What was your experience like?
Just received an offer at an international crypto exchange. Peace out big 4 consulting ✌🏻
Anyone here broken into real estate private equity from big 4 consulting? What steps did you take to jump into RE PE? What gaps in knowledge did you have and how did you fill them? Outside of the knowledge gaps what other things do you think you needed in order to get into RE PE?
Big 4 FDD > MBA?
Anyone transferred from B4 audit/tax/advisory to non-accounting positions in industry? What positions?
Anyone know what the mat benefits are like at Chiat NY and whether / how long they require you to be in the job before you’re eligible for them?
Traveling from Seattle-NY-Dubai-India soon. I want to take alcohol for my father but I don't drink. Which Scotch/whiskey is popular? Is it better to buy here, and check it in or in duty free?
Bonvoy Brilliant cardholders: can you make a reservation for another person, not accompany them, and still get points/member rate? How about if an authorized user of your card makes a res for himself?
I was laid off from my job awhile back and I have a gap through temp jobs I was doing. How should I display this on my resume? Leave the gap or say contractor or temp.
Anyone who had a strict dress code in your office or on client site - what do you wear on zoom now? Does no one care, or do you still have to dress up somewhat?
Hey there! Currently practicing for case interviews and was wondering if anyone here would have some tips on how to improve numeracy? I'm at my third live case and I never seem to get the approach right - I get a brain fog and just dont know where to start or how to find the formula. So it's not so much about mental math, but more about algebra and finding the right formula.
EY on friday: from now on, Skype will no longer log in automatically. Use teams. Monday: partner does a f/u meeting on Skype.
Recently joined a digital / social first shop after getting laid off from a traditional ad agency... it’s amazing how much more impactful the work can be when every single person that you work with isn’t just trying to make a TV spot. Just needed to shout this into the abyss. Thank you.
I inherited a small team of 3 in Portugal who are great but need a bit of upskilling on client communication (they’re often overly blunt / forward for clients in the US market). What would you recommend doing to improve this?
Hi all, i am a tax staff in Boston for a national firm. I m looking for opportunities to relocate in SF area, San Jose. Please help. Thanks
24/F/ Account Exec/ Chicago Ready to ask for a promotion to SAE. Did a year as AA, 1.5 as AE, and completely ready for SAE. How do I go about asking for a promotion and how much of an increase?
Does it make sense to take an hourly role if you can be sure of highly paid consistent overtime?
When someone gets fired/laid off but they keep their previous title/agency on LinkedIn, does anyone ever tell them to change it?
Recruiting for a position at Fortune 500 company. Location Chicago IL area of focus is technology strategy & transformation with an enhanced focus on portfolio management of strategic initiatives. Please DM if your interested I will need your resume for review.
Vaccine & Normalcy are on the horizon. Where would you rather live post covid: NYC, LA, Austin, Chicago, Portland or other?
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