What was the Parthenon Group like before the EY acquisition? How was it perceived compared to MBB, Big 4, etc. in terms of prestige, exit opps, etc.?
For those who are WFH: Does anyone else feel like they are working more than they usually do when in the office??
Is it worth investing in a good mouse? If I’m wfh for next 2/3 or more months? And any recommendations ?
trying to help someone in Tax transition to banking. I am not familiar with tax promotion tracks. Person is in Montreal at a big4. At firm 4 yrs, a senior manager. Previously were a Tax Sr Manager at diff Big4. Prior they spent 7 yrs at yet another big4 in variety of tax roles. 1 more yr at smaller firm & 5 yrs school (BA & MS in accounting) Questions - When should this person make partner? how much TOTAL comp (Base/bonus/etc) is this person making at this point 14 years of work, 13 in big4
Top performer at EY looking to sell my soul because of how cheap leadership has become. Bid starts at 100k base plus bonus.
BCG Project Leaders...what's your base salary?
Hoping I can get some insight into Microsoft customer success manager compensation to help me negotiate an offer. Offer is $115k, 15% annual bonus, and $20k in stock. They told me I'd be coming in at level 62. Base is quite a bit lower than my current salary. Hoping to get 25k - 30k more to match my current salary. Do you guys think it's doable?
Getting into consulting (MBB) seems easier than getting a choice position in industry (e.g. Corporate strategy director).
anyone have an idea what a newish manager out of Chicago in P&C would make base salary wise?
Considering most of my college friends make a salary that is half what I make and have no potential for raises or bonuses each year makes me thankful I work in such a rewarding industry. 🦃
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Anyone have EY raise % or bonus bands /estimates for seniors or managers at a 4 or 5 rating in PI? Know formal comp calls won't happen for another few weeks...
Anyone familiar with PwC's Life Science Quality Management Systems Manager role and what they do? Curious about the culture, responsibilities and levels of compensation.
I was diagnosed with ADHD a long time ago, and because of the low severity of it and the affects of adderall I decided to not be medicated. I think with WFH and Covid times it’s gotten a lot worse for me and I’ve noticed my work performance tanking and my anxiety rising in public accounting. I know this is normal for people in PA who don’t even have ADHD, but does anyone have any advice??
Has anyone exited to a private debt/direct lending shop? If so, what is the comp and WLB like?
Thoughts on remote employees? What trends are you guys seeing? Are there specific agencies or companies that are moving to this structure, or at least open to the idea?
You guys after a point feel like the prestige and pride of big 4 fades away? Ure basically left with some fancy English words and a below average pay
When do you bring up salary discussions in the interview process? First round? Second round? I’m curious to know everyone’s opinions.
has anyone figured out how to mimic a mega-backdoor Roth IRA without after-tax contributions in your 401k?
How many days should I wait before I reach out to the recruiter to see what the thoughts of hiring team are?
Has anyone successfully gotten MQD + MQS/MQMs retroactively applied to your Delta account when booking flights for your SO to join you on a trip? Doing Delta status challenge & curious if this works.
What is EY’s reputation like in Charlotte and the Carolinas region? I hear they had layoffs around a year ago. Is all of this sorted out?
What’s the salary bands and sign-on bonus for PWC Senior Manager? What should I ask for in my interview? Thanks
So the county I live in and the surrounding 3 counties have a total of 120 deaths from COVID. Yet we are still on full lockdown. I really don’t think a blanket lockdown is the best method.
How much $$ are firms are willing to pay for a consultant with 3 YOE? It seems like a lot of firms are on a craze to hire and poach talent. Trying to judge how much I can negotiate with a lateral move (Big 4), and whether it's worth leaving my very comfortable environment right now. Would appreciate your input - thanks in advance!
How do I tell my coach that my depression and crying half the day is why my utilization is lower than expected :( she set up a meeting for tomorrow and I have anxiety
Deloitte fish: A friend of mine is applying for a position at Deloitte Core Business Services. it’s a senior manager position because he’s been told Deloitte doesn’t hire directors... more
What type of self help strategies do individuals actually find helpful when you feel burn out or stuck in a rut? Any books, apps, meditation, podcasts, etc, others find helpful? I've done therapy and it has definitely helped this past year with covid and a marriage separation, starting to feel like I'm making progress and want to keep up the momentum. Looking to see what type of self help others find actually beneficial and would love to use that to help others stuck in burn out too
TFW you just wanna find out your raise/bonus to determine whether to seriously start lookin for other opps
Why is every role a ‘business analyst role’?!
Director salary ranges? Continued below...
SOS!!!! I just got an offer for a customer consulting role for Financial Services at PwC but I felt that the interview process was too easy. It was 3 conversations on mostly behavioral questions when I was expecting for it to a bit deeper or to be given cases. Any PwC folks have similar experiences? Worried of the talent I’d be working with or if this is the kind of consulting that I want (similar to MBB)
need help: coming from LA where everything is more chill, i’m interviewing at a spot in NYC. will i be okay wearing chelsea boots, jeans and a collared shirt? or do you need to dress up more?
Any recommendations for a portable second monitor? Ideally something that would fit in a carry-on? Since I’m still WFH, I’m taking a week-long trip to visit my sister. We’ll both be working during the week and I’d like to avoid working only from a laptop if I can.
Hi everyone. What is the typical interview process like for tech Bizops roles? Are the case interviews similar to the ones we do in the consulting industry with the scenario based on the company we’re interviewing for? Thanks in advance.
Can someone help me figure out what a qualified transportation expense is. Will be commuting from Jersey to my job in the city and my company said this plan would allow me to set aside pretax & after tax funds from paycheck to pay for qualified commuter expenses. Is this a good deal ? Am I basically paying for it and then getting reimbursed ?
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