I received an offer from a top company and signed the offer letter 3 weeks ago. They have been distant since then, and their top competitor has made me a better offer in terms of position/title and salary. I also feel this company is a better fit. What do I do?
I’m so burnt out. My current situation at work doesn’t allow me to take a break for a while. Is it too crazy to switch to another big 4 just so I can have 1-2 months break?
Who decides the compensation for big 4 experienced hires? Is it the interviewing partners?
Adventures in Interviewing: Today we were wrapping up a pretty good interview with a strong potential candidate. When asked if they had any last questions, they said that they had an issue with our Work from Home policy (we’re 100% WFH right now, and will not consider a re-opening strategy until everyone is vaccinated). The candidate declared that they did not believe in vaccines, so we needed to allow her to be a permanent remote hire. I guess I’m glad about the dodged bullet, so there’s that.
What is the best group to get into at PwC? I'm looking for a DevOps role I have 5 years at Deloitte. AWS Certified DevOps Professional Puppet Certified Professional Terraform Certified Associate (They don't have a Professional level) I have a lot of experience with IaC, Pipelines, etc. Languages of choice are Python and Go (Golang)
Hi 🐠! Class of 2017 here and found out yesterday that I’m being held back a year (as a 3rd year instead of 4th). I feel totally blindsided / actually cried on the Zoom. I’ve reached out to partner-mentor in other groups and they explained that this isn’t a demotion but an opportunity to have more time to acquire mid-level skills before being thrust into that role & failing. I GET that but I feel this is something that should have been messaged BEFORE the review. Such an erosion of trust. Advice?
I have worked in the HR space for the past 9 years, however most of my experience has been in Talent Acquisition. I do want to move into a People Operations/Generalist role. I’m planning to go for a HR certificate but unsure if I should go for a PHR or SHRM. Please advise!
I am one of the operation manager in Amazon, hiring for German and French skills with 0 - 5 years of experience. Certificate - B2 and above. I have other opportunities with in my team as well. Connect with me for any further clarification or help!
Ad agencies need to separate being creative and being a good manager. Really creative people getting management roles as a means to compensation is dumb. Being creative does not mean you can manage
Anyone score awesome flight deals on Cyber Monday? Seeing some decent options on Alaska Airlines and Qatar Airways.
Has anyone made the move from Big 4 to DHG? Care to share about the culture at DHG risk advisory practice?
MBB manager in Life Sciences: struggling to find a good exit. VC/PE - feels like consulting toolkit not really useful, and I’m competing with analysts. Big pharma - in my country too pharmaco not hiring consultants. Startups - don’t sponsor visa. Feels stuck! Any ideas/advice?
Any input on Accenture’s business process services area? I’m interviewing for a senior sourcing analyst role there and I don’t know much about Accenture outside of their consulting practice.
How is Genpact Pune which is Rage Framework? Offering salary more than the other around 21 LPA fixed. Kindly suggest as I have other companies to choose from Persistent, Harman, Mindtree Already done with Notice period and plan to join on Monday.
Marriott people - make sure you brush up on your elite member guarantees: just got $200 for not being offered a welcome gift or an alternative to the lounge being closed https://www.marriott.com/loyalty/member-benefits/guarantee.mi
Hello! HR Business Partner looking to pivot into Human Capital, any advice/best practices? I have almost seven years of experience, Masters in HRM,SHRM certified and previously worked at B4 firm.... No consulting experience so seeking advice on how to break into HC consulting. Thanks!
Those of you who have left PwC before - I’m resigning soon and I anticipate being put on garden leave. What do I need to prior to resigning to ensure I still have access to my 401k/wealth builder money, etc etc?? Appreciate any guidance!
How do you tell international students who come to you for informational interviews that their command of English is not good enough for consulting in the US without sounding like a dick?
PwC(SDC) folks, What's the salary range for Senior Associate 1? For non MBA non Tier1/2 Btech person.
25. At MBB. Thought I wanted PE but I’m thinking FAANG PM type role might be better now. Ultimately I’d like to start my own business. Where are people who join PE 4-5 years down the line vs those who join FAANG?
One of my coworkers keeps monologuing on Zoom, and they're the most boring person I've ever met. What rules can we set up to avoid that?
Suppose your work for employer A. You get a job with employer B who files you H1-B transfer and you get fired by employer A before the transfer is approved. Does that have any effect on transfer?
Gibson Dunn: What are people’s thoughts on the quality of work, firm culture, diversity, and career opportunities?
My client stakeholders keep requesting for meetings left, right, and centre, leaving me only time after 5 pm to work. What is a polite way to decline these requests. I don’t want to come across as not wanting to meet.
Thoughts on VMLY&R Kansas? Im in the interview process to work there. I’ve never been to KC, however I’m interested in the lower cost of living and the good work VMLY&R has been doing lately.
Tax associate here who is masochistic and thoroughly enjoys writing long-form opinions, writing memos, doing legal analysis and research, but hates deal work and churning out documents. Where is the best place for me? I assume DC boutique or national Big 4 would make sense. What about sophisticated T&E, in-house, other ideas, etc.?
How do single folks (living with roommates) in San Francisco/NYC areas arrange for their parents’ stay with them, when they are visiting from home countries? Want to have my retired parents come and stay with me in 2022 for 2-3 months and looking for creative ideas to make their stay comfortable. Thank you :)
What's a creative to do when they need to leave their current agency, but it seems like every big shop in LA has had layoffs for one reason or another, so no one is hiring? 😫
Various openings at Cvent Inc. Interested folks can identify suitable their suited job role at www.cvent.com in the "Careers" section and can DM me for referrals.
I have more around 6.5 years of Exp. In AML/KYC domain. • Third Party Risk Management– Focus on identifying and reducing risks relating to the use of third parties • Due Diligence – Perform client due diligence based on client risk category. Enhanced Due Diligence is performed with for high risk categories • Anti- Money Laundering (AML) analysis- Monitor Can someone refer me?
What’s the top/most recent books you’ve read on growth hacking and scaling an early stage startup?
26M making $155k base and about $185k TC at a large payments firm (Visa, MC, AmEx). I’m also 1 year away from promo which will probably get me to $210-220k TC. Do you think I still need an MBA? A lot of senior leaders in my team have 1 so I’m really not sure at this point. The opportunity costs are high, but I’m well aware of the long term benefits. I’ve also already taken the GMAT and gotten a 740. I’m an Asian male and find the hurdles that we go through for admissions a turn off as well.
Interviewed (via Zoom) with an out of town firm about a possible lateral position in mid-March. They were extremely positive, hinted at an offer, but stated it was a timing issue with COVID (understandable). Checked in a few times, silence for months, wrote it off, but was informed recently go before the Hiring Committee early next week. Assuming it goes well, is it appropriate to ask to fly down to meet others/ learn more given the passage of time?
Mid tier airline card comparison: Amex delta gold vs Citi aadvantage / Barclays aviator? Looking for ~$100 annual fee airline card to boost airline points balances to work up to some aspirational redemptions :)
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