Would you follow the money or the name brand? Have 2 consulting offers, one from Big4 with literally same salary and role and 1 from boutique (quickly growing and cool industry) for 25% higher base
Currently at a competitor Big 4 - may get interview with Deloitte. Do they perform drug test screening prior to employment? Took a trip to Colorado recently...
What GMAT score do I need for Kellogg or Johnson 1Y? White M, Top 20 Public UG, 3.1 GPA, Big 4 Consulting, 5 YOE
Dear Client - it's still the same template and the same deck. Thanks for having your meds today! #ridiculous
I don’t have a degree but consulting experience at Big 4. I learned you can get a bachelor degree in wine tasting, do you think it would still be accepted as a regular bachelor degree for future jobs?
Been on a long year+ freelance contract at an agency. Took a much lower hourly rate with the promise of converting to FT staff after 3 months. Due to Covid that timing got pushed (understandably) but I recently learned the FT role is not available until 2022 earliest. Got a new freelance offer after 1 day of reaching out at my regular day rate. What to do?
How do the pension benefits work for partners/principals at the big 4? Can anyone share details on vesting rules or calculations? I assume it varies from firm to firm…just wanting to understand the difference with what Accenture offers MD’s (401k, VEIP).
Anyone have info on PAL or PAD comp at Slalom?
Question for everyone-what are the top reasons that you may choose to leave a project or even your firm?
Could anyone share some insight on compensation for manager roles in financial reporting and/or technical accounting? Curious to see what people have jumped for when they left PA for these types of jobs.
Would you work with a partner you’ve worked with before, but didn’t enjoy working for, if it meant a 25% bump in salary?
End goal in PE career? Let’s say you make it to MD at UMM shop. How is comp compared to let’s say F500 C-suite? I’d imagine both to be 10 - 30M, but a cushier rise in F500. Am I wrong? Just trying to figure out this giant rush by so many colleagues to the buy-side
Just downgraded CSR to freedom. About to apply to CSP for the 100k bonus. Anyone know how long I need to wait to get the bonus for CSP while my transfer to Freedom happens? I meet the 48 month reward bonus requirement.
Hi! What are some of your best strategies for coming up with a name for a side project? I’m about to start a food related site + dinner club but am having a really hard time coming up with a good name
Hi 🐠- I have 2 interviews (1 first round, 1 final round) to be scheduled with MBB and got postponed due to COVID. Months later I found PM work really interesting and now thinking about devoting time to learn PM and switch. Currently at B4 and MBB used to be my dream. If you were me, will you continue to practice cases to get into MBB or switch gear for PM? Will MBB name get me a better PM job in tech ($, name etc)I don’t have any technical/coding background, but ultimately want to work in tech.
Who will decide hike for an individual and what all the parameters they consider ? I did so well this FY with quite a lot client appreciations but still got VC RATING. Not so happy in terms of transparency.
Which one is better to transfer into among B4 in terms of growth, benefits, and culture? And how crazy is the busy season hours among B4?
Curious - in industry do a lot of companies have internal consulting groups that function like a big 4 would? Analyzing and implementing regulatory, strategic or other transformational initiatives?
Best way to not stress about the results of a final round interview? I think everything went well. Cases were strong and I answered everything well but I’m scared they didn’t like me or I wasn’t what they were looking for.
Venting: I just went through rounds and rounds of interviews with a company. It was going really well, like I nailed each one of them. They asked me to do an assignment to which I said yes (I know but I wanted the job!) and I spent days working on it. Then crickets. Few days later “sorry but we’re changing our focus to a new role”. I feel angry, deflated.. sad. It seems on here that it’s easy for everyone to get the job. I’m always the number two candidates or *poof* the role disappears.
About to start my first project after my first maternity leave. Is mommy brain a real thing? Should I expect myself to be less sharp than I used to be (at first anyway)?
I have an on-site interview that's on a Friday. Is it reasonable to ask the company to fly me back on a Sunday instead of Friday so I can explore the city I'd be moving to?
Hi, everyone. I searched and didn’t see a relevant post. Is it best practice to have your video on during an entire 5-hour CLE on Zoom? Very much hoping not- if not, is there like a % that I should have it on?
Is it worth it to get a professional certification like SHRM/PHR? Not many of my colleagues have one and it’s not a requirement for my role, but I’m curious if it’s worth it in the long run
￼I received an offer from PWC - consulting services as follows. Is this competitive or should I negotiate it? - Manager level - DC based (non-government work) - Commercial Transformation $175K base, $15K signing bonus, up to 25% performance bonus Thoughts?
Why exactly is the lateral market so hot? More deals going on? People leaving big law completely? More people taking parental leave? A mix of these things?
Sometime work blows so I️ need a drink (every Friday) to compensate for the fact that I️ hate the role I’m in.
Delta delays is causing me to get stuck in Atlanta overnight with no hotel provided because "Mother Nature doesn't pay for hotels". What.
So I had a Zoom presentation to a partner and a manager. The whole time the partner had a smirk on his face. Even the manager noticed. He didn’t understand why he was smirking and I said maybe
MBB in Singapore, are you still recruiting foreigners that need an EP or is it only Singaporeans/PR now and for the foreseeable future? Would be interested to apply as an experienced hire.
How long is too long to approve a promotion? I ve been promised a promo for months. some Internal movements happened and still no promo, should I keep asking or just let it die?
Just got an offer to join an mbb from Deloitte. I have 3 years of exp and have been working on b school apps and was planning on going after 4 years. Is it worth it to go (it’s a BA role) or should I apply post mba and try as an associate?
Former Senior Manager in Advisory here - does anyone feel like it’s a steep wall trying to break into tech industry for any role that has a manager title (e.g., Manager, XYZ Function)? I exited as a Senior Program Manager (IC role), I could absolutely not find anyone in industry willing to trust me managing people. Has anyone felt the same? What’s the reason for this wall? I’ve managed tons of teams and managed their career dev while at Big 4...what am I not seeing that I should see?
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