{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "I owe so much to this bowl! I'm finally putting in my 2 weeks notice and leaving for a whopping over 70% increase in TC!!\nCurrent TC: $87k (most likely would increase to $92k if I get bonus and promo next month)\nOffer TC: ~$150k+ ($110k base, $20k+ bonus, $20k rsu)\nYOE: 1 year\n\nTrust me, don't give up. I fell into severe depression ever since I started my consulting analyst career out of college, saw 5 therapists, gained 10 lbs, and broke relationships. I'd love to give back to you all here!\n", "post_id": "616f8e06031cc2002a473cdc", "reply_count": 101, "vote_count": 359, "bowl_id": "5ae4a4f739e7cb001391ec8b", "bowl_name": "Consulting Exit Opportunities" }

I owe so much to this bowl! I'm finally putting in my 2 weeks notice and leaving for a whopping over 70% increase in TC!! Current TC: $87k (most likely would increase to $92k if I get bonus and promo next month) Offer TC: ~$150k+ ($110k base, $20k+ bonus, $20k rsu) YOE: 1 year Trust me, don't give up. I fell into severe depression ever since I started my consulting analyst career out of college, saw 5 therapists, gained 10 lbs, and broke relationships. I'd love to give back to you all here!

likeupliftingsmarthelpful
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at
Highlighted IconHIGHLIGHTED

Hey OP, care to pay it forward? I have a close friend who has been in change management and looking to make an exit. Would you be willing to give her resume a glance over and offer any tips on how she might better frame/position her change management experience?

likehelpfuluplifting

Of course!! More than happy to help!

uplifting

Heck yes, so happy to read this 😊 I relate to this so much. Currently going through interviews and hope for a similar result. Such a rough journey here at Deloitte. Looking forward to bigger and better things. Congrats and keep up the positive attitude 😎

uplifting
Recent IconRecent

This app is fantastic, even better that LinkedIn for getting jobs. My last 2 jobs were sourced on here.. On to 3 and it’s from here. The owners need to use these situations as a positive story on how their App is changing lives!!! Congratulations 🎉

likeuplifting

This app kept me hopeful and motivated!!! Everyone on here has been my cheerleader during the dark times and I’m so grateful!!!

like

Congrats OP! And thank you for sharing. Made my morning a bit brighter 😁

likeuplifting

You’re so super sweet, I’m so glad to hear that!!! 🥺

like

Congratulations!! You’re killing it!! 🥳 What role & company are you moving to?

like

Hi! I'm also in change management / comms strategy and would love to know the company for reference

like

Congratulations OP!! You should be so proud

like

Also congratulations on your new role you are an inspiration for all of us change management people

like

Congrats! If you could wait for a week more and then put your notice you’d collect your bonus on Nov 12.

likesmarthelpful

Yep exactly what I’ve decided to do! Thanks for the heads up!

smart

Damn - tryna make those exit moves myself. Congratulations 3000! 👏🏾👏🏾

likeuplifting

Thank you so much!!! 🙏🏽 You got this my friend!!!

Inspiring stuff, congratulations! The fact that you did all this while in that dark place makes it that much more powerful. Best of luck

likeuplifting

Congrats! What type of role are you going to?

like

Thank you!! Change management & communications strategy :)

like

Go get it OP!

likeuplifting

Thank you so much!!! 🙏🏼

like

Hey OP— my best friend is going into change management in Big 4 out of undergrad. Mind if I DM you and ask a few Qs on his behalf? And congrats!

like

Of course! More than happy to help your bestie :)

like

Wow, all of this in 1 year?

like

Yeah, most definitely didn’t expect it myself! Especially since I was in such a dark place these past few months…

like

Hell yeah OP!

like

Hell ya!!! 📣

like

Congrats OP! Getting some interviews but not able to make things stick. Starting to really hate interviewing so I'm taking a bit of a break.

like

It’s hard! I went through numerous failed interviews before getting this offer!! Take a break if you need to, you’ll be much more prepared mentally when interview time comes again

likehelpful

This made my day. Congratulations OP

likeuplifting

You’re so super sweet. Thank you sooo much! 🙏🏼

This makes me very 😊

like

So sweet of you 🥲

Congratulations OP!

like

Thank you!!! 🙏🏽🙏🏽

Congratulations! :)

like

Congrats OP! Same for me. Just put in my 2 weeks to join an AI startup. Going from 73k -> 110k with 1 YOE!! Exciting times ahead!!

likeuplifting

Happy for you OP. Be well wherever you are and don't take the consulting culture with you. I am trying as well, hopefully something works out soon.

uplifting

Related Posts

Senior Associates: What is your current salary? I want to see where I stand/what’s competitive these days. I’ll go first: 3YOE, Federal SOC reporting, $91k

Any tips for Deloitte Consulting senior manager role? Specifically in human capital. Any advice would be appreciated.

Currently in IR and want to move to a better work life balance role....maybe engineering. Do engineers get paid more than responders/analyst? Looking to get the AWS SAA and maybe try to squeeze my way into a cloud sec role since i have about a year of AWS exp.

like

Anyone from LEK nyc willing to connect / potentially refer? (3.5 YOE looking at AC role)

like

Are lower-level (<manager) roles at other strategy firms available after January? I’m currently in a strategy role w/in Life Sciences, but I’d like to transition to more “generalist“ work elsewhere

like

Can you provide advice to succeed/survive on the corporate client side? Moved away from agencies to corporate and it is SOUL SUCKING. Between the lack of flexibility (both personally and day to day), sterile environment, and millions of meetings a day I am going insane. The pay and benefits are dramatically better in this corporate role, but I won’t lie I am missing the freedom of agencies so much right now.

like

I just approve time transfer requests without ever opening the timesheets…

likefunny

RobertHalf salary guide, how accurate is it in comparison to your salary? See 2017guide, accounting for the market variances on pg 24-25, does your salary, bonus included, fall within ranges on pg 18?

like

For those of you who left consulting once you made manager, where did you go and what role?

like

Advice appreciated: my current firm is starting my gc process. But i got an offer for 50% salary increase + a rank promotion with another firm. I don’t know too much about their gc process but I have heard somewhat bad thing about it. Should I stay or leave?

like

TC (Salary, signing bonus, performance bonus) breakdown for Slalom SC in Canada? Thanks!

like

Any EY folks know how PAS interviews (experienced staff role) are structured? Is it just standard behavioral and case interview?

like

What is the going rate for a remote Accounting Manager role at a public company? Six years of experience, 3 years audit 3 years technical accounting, CPA. Is the range for a remote role lower than a HCOL range?

like

Anyone exit to Corp Dev from consulting? If so, how did you like the move? Would love to chat as I’m looking into this.

like

Anyone familiar with Addepar? I am interviewing with them at the moment. The company seems like it has potential. Reading mixed reviews from employees via glass door. They give decent stock options but salary isn't that great. Anyone with insight on the company or ipo expectations.

like

Anyone went to salesforce from pwc after spending 3 years as Manager? Trying to get an idea of the position and path

like

Anyone know any companies hiring in San Diego? (and if you like working there)

like

Any S3s in the US without CPA in Big 4 Audit? Coming from overseas with CA qualification / 4 years exp applying for S3 roles, how much of a salary gap is there for CPA vs non CPA senior roles?

like

Recently received an offer (out of the blue) midway through an interview process, and was a bit in shock - was told there would be a technical and additional steps. (External) recruiter was very aggressive and tried pushing me into a decision on the spot. Told them I needed to think about it and see the formal offer. Got a call from the hiring manager saying they were concerned about my “lack of enthusiasm” and that I shouldn’t share too much info with recruiters. How do I proceed?

like

Additional Posts

Hi all, I’m looking for ways to develop myself professionally. I would love recommendations or tips on how you continue education in your field to stay relevant and continue to learn about different marketing strategies. Any tips on really good conferences, programs, classes, books, would be so so appreciated. I’m currently a senior manager for local marketing activations on a planned path to become a director. Thank you!

like

Should you DCA into VOO/SPY/QQQ/VTI or invest it all at once?

like

Any tips on how to get up to speed on a new project fast? I got assigned to a project that I know nothing about the field. Is there a strategy I should take to get up to speed fast?

like

Senior Associates: What is your current salary? I want to see where I stand/what’s competitive these days. I’ll go first: 3YOE, Federal SOC reporting, $91k

I’m a senior associate. I was asked to participate on an associate interview for our firm. I’ll be one of two associates (plus partner) on the Zoom. In the associate to associate context: What questions should I ask? Anything in particular I should touch on? What would you like to know from an associate?

like

I’m trying to reckon with what I’d describe as a culture of fear surrounding partners/leadership and the unconditional respect they’re often given. I’ve seen some whack behavior from partners that just goes unchallenged. Is it mainly politics? Faith in their vision? Precedent?

like

Any tips for Deloitte Consulting senior manager role? Specifically in human capital. Any advice would be appreciated.

If you have 5-6 days...what all national parks and other places would you check out during your road journey from Vegas to San Jose?

like

Looking to burn Marriott points and air miles? Thoroughly recommend the JW on Isla Della Rosa - Venice....

like

For the non-Big 4 people, what does the SALT group in your office work on mainly? (income tax, sales tax, property tax, credits and incentives, unclaimed property, etc.)

like

Can anyone working at Clearview (UK) give insight into culture, WLB & promotion cycles? Haven't heard great things from US junior staff...

likefunny

Currently in IR and want to move to a better work life balance role....maybe engineering. Do engineers get paid more than responders/analyst? Looking to get the AWS SAA and maybe try to squeeze my way into a cloud sec role since i have about a year of AWS exp.

like

Anyone from LEK nyc willing to connect / potentially refer? (3.5 YOE looking at AC role)

like

Are lower-level (<manager) roles at other strategy firms available after January? I’m currently in a strategy role w/in Life Sciences, but I’d like to transition to more “generalist“ work elsewhere

like

Can you provide advice to succeed/survive on the corporate client side? Moved away from agencies to corporate and it is SOUL SUCKING. Between the lack of flexibility (both personally and day to day), sterile environment, and millions of meetings a day I am going insane. The pay and benefits are dramatically better in this corporate role, but I won’t lie I am missing the freedom of agencies so much right now.

like

How many woman are still regularly wearing heels in the office? I’ve found that my office is much more casual than is was pre-covid but still need to look presentable. I am tall and in returning to my pre covid work wardrobe I’m realizing how much of my clothing I need to wear heels with - either because pants are too long or it just looks odd with flats. I feel weird walking around in heels when the other women are more casual. Should I stay in line with what others are wearing or are heels ok?

like

Just wanted to share this amazing resource I came across today that eliminates a lot of guesswork and assumption from what is a reasonable accommodation and what is not. JAN (Job Accomodation Network)

like

Can someone tell me what their thoughts on Applied Value Group is? Got a 2nd round interview coming up and I got a weird vibe from the guy that interviewed me round 1. Like if he was going through the motions. Anyone working there that can tell me about the culture? I see a lot of their people are from Emory, which is not a top ranked MBA program and Idc about the once a year trip if the rest of the year is going to suck for me.

like

Anyone have any insight on Kelley Kronenberg? Starting Pay, hours, advancement, culture, etc.

like

Best books or podcasts on how to introduce discipline as a baby moves towards toddler-hood? No idea how to discipline or set boundaries but know that it is needed. Where to start?

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Get realtime notifications and see
what's happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal