Hi. Recently have got an offer from CGI. I have heard a lot of good things about this organisation. I am dropping my joining to one of the Big 4 to join here. Is it worth it? Please comment folks.
Survey please respond Big 4 Hi Everyone, I run an analytics website that aims to provide more transparency for college students and young working professionals into potential career paths. I have a survey below specifically targeted for Big 4 professionals. If you have the time can you please fill out this survey? The survey will not ask for any personal information. If you are interested in the results of the survey please email email@example.com Survey Link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSc-aKT6KBcIgc9nFMBuS9_WSyabS2tSt2nL7zn0W18kzJZ6TA/viewform Thanks!
If you just got an offer letter and haven’t accepted yet, is it too late to ask for a bigger singing bonus? Looking to raise it to 15k from 10k for a manager role at the Big 4, 145k base. They said I won’t be eligible for a year end bonus.
Anyone have a link for interview questions for someone interviewing at a mbb firm from big 4 advisory? If you don't have a link posting a question you think I should be prepared for is appreciated
Seems big 4 has insight to rating and bonuses early. Any idea on ACNs?? I feel like nobody knows this shit till November for us
Lots of “deloitte days” and extra days off this year. Do other big 4 do this? It’s been nice to get extra vacation
Hey y’all, what’s Tax senior 1 in Big 4 compensation look like in the Southeast? Looking to come back home from a high COL northeast. Mainly looking at Charlotte, NC. Responses are much appreciated 😊
How hard is it to go from big 4 to MBB?
How is quality of life different of an MBB partner and a B4 partner. Is it really still a grind at MBB at that level? I have never seen a stressed MBB partner so not sure if it’s just a facade.
How fast can I move departments/business lines in a big 4 after start date? I don’t like the business line and have my eye on an interesting department but don’t want to raise red flags a few months in. Any advice?
Big 4 Integration & Separation or Telecom Corp Dev PMI role. Which one is a better option in terms of growth, exit opportunities, work-life? Both offering same compensation and same profile, and I know specific company has specific culture, but still on an industry basis want to know.
Need Opinion: Is it worth the effort and money to pursue an MBA while been a manager in Big 4? Essentially, does help to step up my career. Currently Manager in Cyber, but want to try something different like finance or corporate strategy etc. Open to any other ideas or suggestions. Please enlighten me with your opinions. Thank you in advance.
Anyone here gone from big 4 to MBA to MBB? Any tips? Planning on recruiting for summer internships in the fall but heard “interesting” work experience (I.e., blue chip, IB, engineering) is what gets you an interview, while I have very “uninteresting” work experience coming from big 4. Any insights are much appreciated!!
I was a manager at b4, and moved to a F100 company as an associate for higher pay and different work. Few months in, I’m already acting as a manager on projects, and honestly feel like I’m sandbagging. Do skip promotions or fast tracks ever occur in large companies, or would I need to change jobs again for that?
Hello cyber team! Can anyone help suggesting sys integrator/implementation firms that are focussed primarily on cloud and devsecops? Also do they match big 4 salaries to some extent? Tia!
Went from big 4 advisory to a lower/MM PE Ops role. Is it worth trying for MBB if my near-future goal is to do portfolio ops at larger PE fund? I’m worried my resume doesn’t have strong enough names
Networking question here. A retired partner at the firm I used to work out reached out to me recently about attending an afternoon during the week (b4 4/30) with one of his long time clients. The partner and I have kept in touch since I joined my new firm and I feel like his invitation is a great networking opportunity since the client (who I have worked with before) is on a number of boards. Torn as how to request off as an S3. Could materialize to nothing but could be good for reconnecting.
Thinking about getting into valuations. Anyone have any insights about this path in Big4 and in industry? Specifically I’m wondering: 1) what’s the scope of work like at Big 4? (Is the service line split into industry sector groups, or do some groups do Valuation for tangibles and another does intangibles) 2) how are the hours like? Working 9am - 3am consistently? 3) what exit opportunities exit after the Big 4 experience? 4) how does Compensationfor HCOL seniors/ manager look this year?
This week's tool highlight is Vidyard. If you want a way to connect with your clientele during those WFH times think about using video emails. I will tell you that your first videos will be extremely awkward to you but keep going. There are stats out there showing video emails have more engagement than text alone. Vidyard is a cost-effective way to explore using video emails. Swing by the website and try a video response or two to your customers.
My students eventually get bored and restless when it comes to a classroom routine esp towards the end of the year. How can I keep things interesting but also consistent?
Desperately need some motivation to stop order taking. If I'm lucky, I'm barely gonna hit 100% this Q. I get a ton of leads and feel like I just need to give them what they want and go to the next. But in reality i do non work related shit for at least 1-2 hours per day. When I WFH, I normally wake up 5 mins before meetings. There's enough time but I'm burnt out having not taken vacation in 6+ years. I can't vacation now. I need to crush numbers and hopefully take some time off in January. HELP
How’s the transaction tax advisory TTA group at EY in Houston? WLB, team culture, comp insights for a Manager? Thanks
Has anyone worked on R-shiny? Who widely used is this? doesn't seem like to go-to for data viz, but client insists on using this. I not well versed in R so maybe Im missing something here. Thoughts ?
I’m a C with a salary in the mid 80’s and up for promotion. I feel this is pretty low compared to my peers. Is it likely that I will have a higher salary increase than my peers?
Should you leave a somewhat stable (not so much with Covid and layoff talks) job for an ~8% pay increase at another agency rightnow? Who knows what the other place could be as well.
I'm a new teacher with very little money to spend on my classroom. Everyone else has the perfect pinterest classroom! I'm so jealous!
Accenture folks- assuming you all use CWT to book flights.. Any JetBluers know of a way to avoid missing out on the extra JetBlue points you get from booking flights on their website?
What are the best/most respected DEI certifications or programs? I would like to choose one that really walks the walk, and highlights all of the various areas of a diversity wheel to ensure it is well rounded.
Interviewed for a senior technical position at a startup (about 50 employees). During the interview the CEO spent about 20 minutes answering my questions. There was no discussion about my technical skills or experience. They emailed that they are working on an offer. Is the interview process a redflag? The only technical screening that happened was the HR lead's 10 minute phone call.
Advice for negotiating salary when first starting at your firm? How much higher than my current salary dare I put as desired salary? MD/MBA here in healthcare sector. Please help!
A company recently interviewed me. However the reviews goven by them to the receuiter are positive but they are mentioning that finalizing will take time as they are to decide between 2 candidates(me and someone else). I presently have a few offers on hold and am waiting for this company as it is quite good. What should I do? Have already told the recruiter this and he is trying her best to finalize. All i want is a yes or no or even a hint that its not going through. Advice please
Anyone have luck with Talkspace or online therapy? I signed up for Talkspace, payed, and then was never matched with a Therapist. They refunded me after I reached out but then offered an even bigger discount to give it another shot. My mental health is already strained and idk if I should take a chance with not being matched again. Thanks for any advice and/or help 🐠!
New grad advice - I'm 22 and have 27,000 CAD saved up. No student loans or any debt. I want to use the $ for my MBA 2-3 years from now. Please share investment advice? First gen student and desperate to beat this inflation. Thanks so much :)
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