What should I do if my start date is Monday and I haven't received my work laptop yet? I reached out to my recruiter Monday and never heard anything back. This is for a big 4 firm.
Can you remove personal files from your desktop via a UBS or do the Big 4 block their computers to prevent that?
Planning on leaving B4 for a competitor. If that is so, and they make it my last day, do i still get paid for the 2 weeks afterward?
Got a call from B4 to be Seasonal Director (part time, hourly, no benefits) while on sabbatical What rate is reasonable (fully loaded employee cost/2000, %age of bill rate, other)? TIA.
I’m in industry and need to do an RFP for a multi year tech build for my organization - essentially separating infra and business tech from our parent company post ipo - shared service to standalone. Already had a big 4 in to opine on strategy but need to do the RFP for an implementation partner basically from scratch. Any good resources for drafting an RFP? Boss wants me to do the first draft and I’ve never done one before. I only have a word template from our procurement team.
Hey all. I am an Associate with 1.5 yoe and i kinda just need inspiration. I work in tech at b4 and I am pretty miserable just with the work, not even the hours or stress or anything. I really just need help in knowing what’s out there. I work in appian and others and am technical but not a super good coder. I don’t even know what’s out there. Will a tech company give a look as a PM? Do i have to be an associate PM or Product analyst? any other jobs in strategy and ops or something like that? Ty
Procurement Manager... where next? I've done procurement in government, insurance and Big 4. Half in IT, half in a bunch of other stuff. What could I potentially pivot to? UK. 5 years experience. Post grad educated, no major hard skills beyond procurement.
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.
What’s the rank hierarchy like in IBM? Where would an “Associate Partner” sit in comparison to a big 4 consulting firm? Got an offer I am evaluating
How do you know if you are low performer in big 4 audit? Is it worth being high performer or just average performer?
Is MBB worth it? I’ve never been in mbb or big 4. Just smaller consulting firms. Have a competing offer between FAANG and MBB. I’m in tech and FAANG is more interesting for my career as well as preferred work culture. However, I’ve seen a lot about MBB here and kind of want to join just so I can say I was in MBB. Is it gonna be killer hours? Promotion politics? Biases on my lack of education? hoping to hear what others have to say
I have an offer from BIG4 and a Finance Startup. Both are paying the same. Role in Big 4 is ETL Developer in Informatica. Startup is offering BA profile with BI tool. Which offer I should accept. Can anyone help ?
What is the difference between getting life sciences consulting expertise at a life sciences boutique firm vs at bigger generalist firms (MBB/big 4)? How are the projects different and what type of experience do u gain?
I have offers from all the big 4s. Which is the best big 4 to join among Deloitte India, KGS, PwC sdc, EY GDS?
I'm thinking of jumping ship. Is it really that taboo to go from one big 4 to another? Manager.
If you are interested in working for a small startup as a lead data analytics engineer, please DM me. It is a remote job starting at $200k+ and you will be the first data hire so lots of autonomy and knowledge needed. Must be US based and no sponsorship needed - Segment - Airflow - Snowflake - Looker Nice to have: AWS
Anyone have the CFF from the AICPA and willing to share their studying/exam experience? Curious about required effort, study plans, exam structure, overall opinions of the cert. Thanks!
Do people nowadays value FAANG, or even startups (i.e Lime, Airbnb, Allbirds), more than consulting (i.e big 4) in terms of prestigious? Understand that position and firm matter, but want to (cont...)
So, just what did Nick Emery do to get fired? ‘Prank gone wrong on zoom’ is all I’m hearing
When I interviewed, I literally said “EY is the place I want to retire at” (and I genuinely meant it). When I was staff, I thought I would quit after I make SM for a few years. Now as a Senior 3 everyday - “I hate my job. I won’t get promoted to Manager next year. I hate my life. When can I quit??”
Two parter, maybe three. First year partner looking to move out of Illinois. 1. What to partners typically spend on their house (wife doesn't work)? Something in the 1-2mm range seems reasonable, but maybe over the top also, curious to hear opinions 2. Considering moving to the Orlando area, we vacation there a lot with young kids. Interested to hear any POVs you may have Happy Holidays
Which offer is the best? 7 YOE -Deal Advisory Manager focusing on AAS $140K base in Big4. This will be a boomerang. -Corporate Strategy Mng role in a private company $125K base My priority is WLB and minimal travel but seems like WLB is not really possible in Strategy role but there is possible traveling in Big4 too. So confused.
Tips for getting better at problem solving interview questions? I’ve done quite a bit of case prep, but get nervous, my brain fogs up, and I can’t structure the problem/solution coherently at all. Facing my 12th rejection this year and feeling brutal
I dont know about you guys, but the Naya Rivera news hit me hard.. and I didnt even know who she was. Dont ever take your life for granted, we arent promised tomorrow 🙌🏽 Makes you also think how we can get desensitised to hearing the # of DAILY deaths due to covid.. Remember that they too were fighting for their lives and have left behind devastated loved ones.
Feeling like there’s not a specific group for us Econ teachers? Well, now there is! Please feel free to use this to discuss experiences in your classroom and/or share/ask questions for future ideas :)
Nearing the end of the interview process for a mid level Product Designer role but experience wise I’d be considered more junior. What do I ask for in terms salary? (Sorry if it’s a stupid question) I’ve gone through whiteboarding and a design challenge so skill wise I think I’ve proven to them I am capable. They gave me a range for the role so would I just go with that? It’s higher than average in the market and one I’d be happy with but I feel weird since I’m not actually mid level.
Wfh is more tiring than wfw
Any tips on how to get off a project that keeps secretly extending you? They don't tell you till the last two days that you've been extended yet again. It's super shady and with this type of cont...
Received negative feedback from my manager for the first time, I’ve been working for a few months now and this is the first time it’s happened; over arching theme was quality of work and communications etc. feel really shitty about it and I’m not sure how to deal - any fellow female fishies have words of advice or anecdotal insights, did you manage to turn it around? I really want to do a good job and take this very seriously - def want to leave the project on good terms with the manager
Got an interview for a non-Tech role at Amazon Prime Video (data and insight). Anyone have any experience with the interviews for these roles at FAANG?
Any tips for MBB case interview via Webcam?
Looking for experienced PMO candidates for NTT Bangalore. Interested ones send ur cv to firstname.lastname@example.org mentioning position in subject line.
Interviewing with a company that’s facing a lot of scrutiny and lawsuits. Personally I think not much will come of it, but would it be out of line to bring it up during the interview? Since I signed
I've been teaching for 20 years. I'm a little burned out from being in the classroom? This covid thing has made it harder for me to enjoy being in the classroom. I still have 10 + years until I would feel good about retiring. Would you recommend me moving to an admin position?
Anyone knows what M2A cohort salary is for tier3 city? Really curious and considering options
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