How do the pension benefits work for partners/principals at the big 4? Can anyone share details on vesting rules or calculations? I assume it varies from firm to firm…just wanting to understand the difference with what Accenture offers MD’s (401k, VEIP).
Perspectives on Managing Director (newly promoted) base and variable comp across big 4 and equivalent firms looks like these days?
Does Big 4 hires H1-B transfers for the positions that they originally don’t hire someone for who would go through H1-B lottery?
My husband and I were watching the LuLaRich documentary and he pointed out the the big 4 firms are very similar to MLM pyramid schemes. 😆🤔🧐
UK big 4 TS people. What is your firm, grade location and salary? Will be interesting for everyone to see how benefits differ between the big 4 in like for like positions.
Anyone here have experience boomeranging back to their original b4 firm within a year of leaving for a diff b4? Does this look bad on a resume?
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.
Brand new Deloitte USDC looking to shift to other Big 4. Want to experience core consulting culture and not DC’s. Any advise? Does it look bad on the resume?
How is tech consulting in big 4 different from other consulting firms like ibm, capgemini etc?
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?
Anyone else with big 4 experience looking to find a rewarding career path with an undergrad degree in accounting? What career options are out there without having to go back to school?
Help! Would it be wrong to leave a boutique after only 2-3 months for a big 4 offer? Higher position, higher salary, still FS. I feel bad because I don’t have that many complaints right now. Project is fine, my immediate colleague is great. But I am not really a fan of upper management. I just see much more pros at the big 4. Don’t know how to mention to my firm now.
Do Big 4 give more time to settle down in the new job compared to a mid size? Does it work the same way when people are asked to improve before the firing i.e, big 4 gives more time to improve?
We're expecting our second in April and know we want to find a nanny sometime between now and June. Mom's with 2, when would you recommend bringing a nanny on board? Before the new baby comes or towards the end of my maternity leave? Our older daughter will be just shy of 2 when the new baby comes, so she's still a handful. Right now her grandparents cover about 75% of care during work hours and my husband and I make the rest work between the 2 of us.
Has anyone in partner ranks been able to take an actual, fully disconnected vacation of at least a full work week in the last 18 months? Genuinely curious.
Finance undergrad + MBA. No tech background. Pure business consulting experience. Looking to do a Masters of Data Science to make the pivot (may or may not stay in consulting). Thoughts?
What is the range for a senior consultant in Advisory (FRA)? Currently at 100k (another big 4) in the dc area so what kind of bump should i expect
Moving from big4 to core strategy firm (read MBB). Have 2 months before I join the new firm. Wondering what I can do to prepare myself, are there any courses, books that would help me gain some skills. I have mostly done PMO, tech implementations kind of work so far. Don't want to leave any stone unturned and want to make it work.
I’m considering applying for remote legal admin positions in addition to my current role (also remote, with flexible schedule). Do we foresee any issues with working two remote jobs, assuming no conflicts? How could I go about talking about my current role, if asked? It would be nice to have an extra income source, and since I work from home, I don’t see the time being an issue.
YOE 4.5 yrs MBA Getting 17 (16fixed +1lpa) from cognizant ( consultant designation) Current company Mindtree is matching the offer with same salary and structure Profile offered is similar to Mindtree should i stay in Mindtree or join CBC?
Hi All, Currently I am having offer from Accenture. Can I eligible for taking Maternity leaves around April/May 2022 ? My joining date is on 26-NOV-2021? Is there any chance to fire me? Should I join Accenture or stay in current organization? Any help appreciated. Thanks!!
Anyone move from a nontech background to a Solutions Architect role? I am working on getting my AWS cert but wondering if that + 3YOE is enough to move into an SA role
I live in DC. After COVID lockdown is over I am still never going to any of the Smithsonians.
Got offer from a top 10 PE firm, but it’s a senior position in Corp accounting. Base comp increased by 13%. Currently M1, not sure if should I take the job for money or should pass because it’s a step down on title. Hours are about 40-50/wk
Just picked up Whiskey Bible's #1 rated whiskey for 2021 (and 2020 World Whisky of the year) - can't wait for the weekend to crack this baby open. Alberta Premium Rye Cask Strength.
New AWMA... curious to know what a reasonable salary expectation is and what the growth looks like for an associate within a growing ensemble. For context, background is more analytical, taking CAIA level 2 in a couple weeks, then plan on pursuing CFA.
Should I bother waiting for promo to start applying if I’m looking to stay in consulting short term or would I come in at ~entry level regardless? 2 YOE at ACN Strat, expecting promo to C in Nov. Generally like the work, but feel I could make more while working same or similar hours. Current base 100k, ~6% bonus, expecting that to go to ~130k (?) with ~6% bonus after promo.
Planning to open another bank account. Currently have Wells Fargo and chase. Any suggestions? Also, how many bank accounts on avg does one have?
A few years ago I landed an interview at W+K to for their lead social role. I didn’t get it. The guy who did was just promoted to…ECD of W+K in Portland. I work at a third-rate digital agency reporting to our head of strategy in a big network making boring decks for boring clients.
Has anyone made the jump from Healthcare Consulting into Cloud Healthcare (AWS/Azure/Google Cloud)? Any tips/certifications you found helpful?
Is there any one got offer letter from CTS after clearing only one telephonic technical round interview?
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