Wanted to get thoughts on if there was a service line in the Big 4 world that has a work/life balance that doesn't exceed 45 hours of work per week? Or is that blasphemy?
Joined a FDD group month ago with a smaller firm,clients are small. Revenue 1m above. Was thinking of getting the experience first then go FDD big 4? I'm ex big4 tax senior.
Not sure how consulting firms expect to retain talent out of undergrad if they barely raise pay. Left consulting after 1 year, end of 2nd year and I’m at 180k comp now with friends at D and PWC barely hitting 85. I know seniors at D not even making 100k
Had a friend point out that in the Big 4 majority of the minorities work in the Federal/Public sector and white’s work primarily in the commercial sector. After thinking about it for a second he might be right. Especially in Deloitte.
Do people actually enjoy working at big 4 or is it the same issues everywhere? I’m in big consulting and thinking about interviewing at big 4 for SC2 roles, I want to make more $$ but idk if I’d be happy...
Jumping around big 4 for promotions, worth it?
Dear fellow professionals, hope everyone is doing well and staying safe. I wanted to get your guidance and inputs on one thing - I got an offer in Germany (currently in a Big 4 in USA) . I wanted to check what are your thoughts in this bug move, any helpful tips, inputs, resources if you would like to share. Appreciate your time and inputs. Thanks!!
Looking to get in to Cyber Security sales. What are some of the good companies to work for? I’ve come to realize that I am not super technical, but I do like to sell, and have great communication skills. Having worked for big 4 in cyber for 5 years has taught me a lot, and would like to take risk getting into sales, and hopefully make a good return. Please help. Thank you!
Up for partnership this year @ a big 4, however I have an offer in hand that doubles my Director salary. Should I take the sure thing or risk going through a vote with a recession looming?
Does anyone do IT audit work at Protiviti? Is the work life balance actually better than B4?
Have you ever had your offer rescinded for negotiating salary? Was it with with a B4 firm?
Survey please respond Big 4 Hi Everyone, I run an analytics website that aims to provide more transparency for college students and young working professionals into potential career paths. I have a survey below specifically targeted for Big 4 professionals. If you have the time can you please fill out this survey? The survey will not ask for any personal information. If you are interested in the results of the survey please email firstname.lastname@example.org Survey Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc-aKT6KBcIgc9nFMBuS9_WSyabS2tSt2nL7zn0W18kzJZ6TA/viewform Thanks!
I have an offer to join Commercial Assurance but I’m not sure what career path that could lead me to if I was to leave Big 4 - thoughts?
Has anyone made a switch from B4 to professional services at a software company? Why you made the move? Lessons learned. Thanks.
When is it best to leave big 4 Investment/Financial Services tax in terms of years/level?
Which Big 4 firm will be first to cut U.S. salaries? Will it happen tomorrow night, Sunday night or Monday? It's coming people it's most definitely coming.
I’m looking at an opportunity at Crowe. What is the environment, culture, people and work life balance like at Crowe in Bay Area location? How is the firm Perk and Benefits?
All of my h1b troopers, can we start a thread sharing what you would miss the most and the least if you need to go back to your home country for good?
What does the career path, work life balance and salary progression look like for an actuary in a B4 firm? Thinking about making a switch….
What would you say is the best sales division for Novartis? Interviewing for rheumatology sales specialist and primary care sales specialist in Boston. Thanks!
A different type of referral thread: How much do your firms pay per referral? I’ll start: Boutique in London Flat referral across all levels: £500 + 1 day annual leave
To anyone laid off that has found a job, how long was your search? I have been recently laid off and feel very demotivated by the job market 😔
How exactly is Skype messenger monitored? Just key words ? Last month of history or the whole lot?
Deloitte India offering Associate Director role. How is the work culture and work life balance? SCNO team.
Going to tell Leadership this week that I want to be rolled off. Another project has requested me and that project is better aligned to my career. Any advice to have a smooth conversation?
Happy Friday fishes! I landed my first product manager interview next week - coming from a non technical background. How to best prepare for it? Any resources you would recommend (aside from cracking the PM interview)? TIA!
I want to exit to MBB but if that’s not a possibility what are the next best consulting firms? Looking for at least midsize firms (non-boutiques).
What are the best consulting firms to work for in Chicago right out of undergrad based on salary and perks?
Does anyone know of any entry level account positions open in Chicago? I’m also looking to take informational interviews! I may have graduated but continuously ready to learn
How can I work towards Technology consulting from Business consulting despite having no IT background? Did pass the CISA a while back but can’t get certified due to lack of IT related experience.
I am interested in exploring opportunities with firms that allow remote employees. Ideally about 50% travel to client sites in the financial services sector. Anyone aware of good firms with similar
Can someone explain to me the appeal of consulting (and I don’t mean it facetiously) other then comp - I’m on the startup side of things rn but just curious more than anything
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