Does anyone have any insights about Anderson tax ? What will be a reason for me not to go from big 4 to Anderson if I’m getting 25% increase in pay ?
Do partners ever quit from being partner in big 4? What does that look like from an ownership standpoint?
Not trying to be provocative, but are the US Entities of each firm generally considered to be the strongest talent wise? At least of the B4 I’ve been at, it felt like the US folks were operating at a higher level. Not even American so not trying to be “ohh omg USA numba onnee”
Why is there such a negative perception of Internal Audit careers? I make 155k with 5yoe and I’m fielding offers for 180k all in. Where did this misperception start and what does everyone now think of internal audit.
Left B4 as tax associate & joined regional firm as Senior. It's been a month. I thought I hate B4 but I just hate public accounting. What do I do? How bad is it to leave this firm after few months?
I’m seeing a lot of job req’s for Bain’s Advanced Analytics Group nationwide: does this group operate like a centralized Analytics COE to onsite strategy teams? (I.e. Consultants advise executives/leads on An analytics roadmap, and AAG come in and implement, rather than go with a Big 4 / Indian IT shop?) Thanks guys.
Please be kind, genuinely looking for help. Started my Grad School journey and really want an idea of the quality of school I can realistically aim for. My profile: M / 27 / AA 3.1 GPA Frm a State university 6 YOE (3 in Big 4 Consulting) Active in community Prez of a few orgs Frm Chicago 100% open to relocate 1st practice GRE: 304 (151- V / 153 Q) Looking to pursue a tech mgmt concentration.
How should you respond to a LinkedIn recruiter when the time isn’t right but you don’t want to burn a bridge? I just started at McKinsey a few months ago and a Big 4 recruiter reached out, now is not the right time to move but I’m not sure what the future holds and don’t want to completely ignore someone either
How different is the actual work content at MBB vs. Big 4? I don't enjoy work I am doing right now (PMI/Tech Implementation), but wondering if I should try for MBB before moving to industry.
FYI - you should still get 401k match from your old company if you leave in first few months of new year. Heard differently on this app, but left B4 in Jan and still got employer match in Feb for 2019
Consultants — okay to buy an Alpha 3 TUMI for my first gig at a big 4? Don’t want to look too douchy by showing up with a TUMI when my partner may be hanging out w a Samsonite! Thoughts?
Currently an SM with a Big 4 in Toronto area. Came from industry and been in consulting for about 5 yrs. I am now strongly feeling going back to industry. Challenge in making the switch is the pay. Currently making around $225K (CAD). Background is in Tech Delivery management. Looking for which non-consulting companies in Toronto area can offer 240-250K for Tech program management roles
Hey everyone, I have a BSc degree from a semi-target university in the United Kingdom, and I currently have around 2 years of strategy consultancy experience at a Big 4 in one of Africa's most competitive economies. I'm looking to step into consulting in Dubai/ Abu Dhabi (MBB, Tier 2, boutiques, etc.). Any referrals? Thanks
What’s the worst reaction you have seen a client have to typos or syntactical errors in work product? Everyone loves to say “typos are all clients see”, “perfection is part of the job” etc. But have you actually experienced really negative client reactions based on typos? Honestly asking. I’m a 5th year and while I’ve definitely seen clients notice typos, the only time I ever saw one mad about it involved a startup founder who was predisposed to complain about everything for discounts
I’m selling my 2 extra Ali Wong stand up tickets for $125 each. It’s going to be at the Warner Theater on Saturday Aug 28 at 10pm. DM me if you’re interested. Per requirements of the Event Operator, to enter this event all attendees must show proof of full COVID-19 vaccination OR proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken within 48 hours.
Anyone here travel with their dog in the cabin domestically? How strict are airlines about the size of the dog bag? I’m flying JetBlue later this month with my dog but none of the bags that meet the JetBlue’s dimension requirements will fit my dog..
Anyone successfully parlay a partner offer into something like opting for part time with benefits? Boutique firm w great partners but don’t want the equity lifestyle. How to prep next few years?
I have worked in M&A consulting in Pharma/ LS for around 3+ years post MBA. Late in life, but I am keen to pivot to pharma IB and open to an associate role (currently on way to be SM in June). Any bankers here or those who may know of someone making a similar switch help with how to go about it. Ps I can build a basic 3 statement model. Have some 1 yr valuation/ FDD experience from pre MBA (8+ years ago)
Soo….has anyone embarrassed themselves in front of students? Today I got my foot wrapped up in a kid’s Chromebook charger and bit the dust in the aisle between desks. The good news is that I landed on the best possible body part, so it’s all good. This is second only to the day I ripped my skirt all the way up the back while directing choir…don’t ask.
Publicis Seattle layoffs? Is the rumor true?
Are Zoom's privacy issues a threat to their growth or market performance? I think they could easily get this out of headlines, most people are too busy worrying about 'rona to push on this
Please don’t waste someone’s time asking for a referral if someone else already gave you one. Most companies won’t let you have more than one referral and all you do is eat up someone’s time that is willing to help you out. It’s happened more than a few times now; just be honest that you want to learn more about a company / role and I’ll be just as willing to help you.
Good morning! I changed to a corporate after 2+ years at MBB to have a better work life balance but now I am bored and unimpressed. Would love to go back to consulting, so I am looking for a firm that has a better work life balance, guess a boutique firm would be good here. Any recommendations? I like tech (physics phd without programming skills)
Better .com fired their whole diversity and Inclusion team over zoom. Do you think they weren’t seeking the increased profits attributable to D+I that many consulting firms promised?
Anyone knows about the base for chase PCA?
Any thoughts on Strategy & Operations roles with respect to interesting work, comp and career trajectory, as a good landing coming from consulting?
Freelancer here. I typically charge by the hour. Picking up a side project that's a 360 campaign. Quick turnaround. How do you convert your hourly rate to a project rate?
Received two offers 1) Deloitte Specialist Leader C&M North America and 2) IBM Associate Partner IBM Consulting North America. Which one would you rate higher and why? Compensation comparable in both. TIA
PwC Advisory is looking to expand its Cyber practice! Is anyone interested in applying? Please DM!
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