Hi, all! I am currently in the process of switching firms. I’m at another big 4 in financial services. My new role has sent out a survey for market team preference between Financial Services and Products & Services (tech, media, telecommunications, consumer markets, etc). In terms of work and exit ops, which would you choose and why? Thank you!
Let’s see how entry level accounting salaries have increased (or not) over time. I started in September of 2014 with a mid-market firm in tax at $53k in a non-HCOL city. Your turn..
Need ethics/moral help from my fellow 🐟 I got laid off from ACN earlier this year. I accepted an offer and started at a boutique consulting firm exactly one month ago today. This morning, I got an email from Deloitte recruiting for the same position I’m in now, which is where I want to develop my career. Part of me wants a break from the big consulting firms, but at the same time, going to a Big 4 would feel more at home to me. Is it worth entertaining the offer, or should I just stay away?
Currently a PhD at a M7. Veteran, and obviously used to be at EY. Currently in qualifying phase and starting to looking to post-PhD life. How do the firms differ in how they treat advanced degrees (ie stick to PhD area or are you a generalist)? How do federal vs commercial practices differ when recruiting advanced degrees? I recognize that there might be a pay differential (pay isn’t important, I don’t want to go back to B4 due to tax/consulting dichotomy), just would be great to be federal.
Which big 4 firms have commercial practices located in NOVA? Does KPMG Strat work out the Tysons office?
It's some serious bullshit how underpaid B4 is. This lie about the name on the resume being reason enough to go underpaid. Y'all deserve more money, regardless of name recognition.
The progression of a big 4 auditor: intern: what am I doing with this support? Staff: where can I find this support ? Senior: how do I fix this support manager: how do I cut this budget
Is it reasonable to expect a sign on bonus if I’m making a lateral switch to a Big 4 firm? And if it is not offered, would it be weird to ask for it during negotiations?
If I took a part time MBA program, can I still campus recruit for a summer role at MBB, Big 4, FAANG, etc?
Not the biggest Ramsey team fan, but I agree with most of this video. I can wait to see how Gen Z shapes the Big 4. https://youtu.be/xTiaMxnQ6rc
Hey Big 4/ PA fish, when you write financial statements and footnotes for a company (technical accounting work), do you use PDF or word?
Have an opportunity to be a loaned staff for a company I find really interesting for 2 years. Should I be cautious of this? Seems like a good opportunity but I’d likely miss out on the typical career progression of a big 4 firm
If all the big 4 went into a regional model is consulting, would they still attract the top talent?
I’m currently in FS Tax and am a new senior and just joined a new team in a new state doing the same thing. I really want to eventually go out and do my own thing or work for a firm that services small businesses, trusts, individuals, etc. I am a people person and 100% feel like my skill set is lost working at Big 4. I want to help people and definitely don’t feel that working at PwC. Should I jump to a smaller firm sooner or wait until manager? Or try to switch groups at PwC? Thoughts?
Any B4 boomerangers?
Is there a big difference between MM and B4 WLB? I liked the people at the MM firm better, but don't if B4 means that much I could see myself staying.
Fish @Deloitte GPS Risk and Financial Advisory -Are Data Scientists considered Senior Consultants? -Is 125k-130k too much to ask for as an experienced hire from another big 4?
If comp and role desirability are the same would you take a big pharma offer or Deloitte Consulting LS offer? ~4 yrs of b4 advisory experience is it too soon for industry ?
Any advice for self-care on high-burn project? I have been working for like 14 days straight and there are ridiculous amounts of weekend work. Also it seems like we are mindlessly sending out
I’m an Analytics Consultant looking for industry roles as a data analyst/BI Developer. I’ve had a few recruiters and job postings ask directly for a dashboard sample. I obviously can’t give them anything I’ve worked on because of client’s proprietary data and NDAs. Has anyone run into this problem before? Did you end up making a dashboard with public data solely for industry interviews?
How much did your first home cost, in what city and what was your salary then? Not trying to be nosy or compare in any way. Thinking of getting my first condo/townhome and this is just rookie research
Ask serious questions, fear monger, share hand sanitizer recipes. All things are welcome in the coronavirus bowl
Can you be laid off if you're on a project?
What is the executive order mainly expected to do - stop new visa applications or stop travel into the US for existing visa holders, or both?
Any WFH parents, also watch their kids during the day? If so, my question is HOW do you make that work? I have a hard time imagining a scenario where I could handle both at the same time...
Holy crap the Precheck & Clear lIke @ IAD is long this morning. The employee said it’s a normal Monday occurrence
Has a recruiter ever reached out to schedule a call after your final interview? What does this mean?
Miami - going to be there in early dec and staying at Hilton downtown. Any recommendations for cool Miami things to do? Food? Drink? No, cannot go to Liv (as much as I wish I could!)
Know someone else posted this too, but if your gyms are closed (likely) and since we are all wfh give this workout a shot. 40 mins and really good workout. Done it two days now and feels good.
Google recruiter wants to do technical screening questions for an SE role. Is this normal? I’ve never had a recruiter get into technical conversations with me before. This is for a data position btw.
Best way to network at a big firm is to make relevant TV show references by generation - Partner: Cheers - Senior Manager: Seinfeld - Manager: Friends - Senior/Staff: How I Met Your Mother
Anyone have experience with multiple sclerosis accommodations? This person is a good employee who’s work performance went down suddenly, and she finally disclosed her condition. Her main symptoms are memory loss and confusion. We’re a big company so I know we can accommodate most anything, but would love to hear your suggestions and experiences!
Anybody from Klick! Or KlickHealth? Have a goal of getting into account management there. What’s the culture there? Is it worthy of aspiration?
I got an offer from a fintech. Slight raise to what I currently make at EY. What should I consider when making my decision to accept/reject the offer?
Hi I'm looking for job in Insurance domain P&C with 6 year of experience can anyone help me?
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