Rating of 1-10 how much does it help having Big 4 on your resume? I’m wondering if it’s alright to stay at mid-size.

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

6.9

like

Nice

B4 is like 7 or 8. However, being in risk advisory unfortunately brings you back down to 0.

funnylikehelpful

brags about their 15-20% raises yoy, but then complains about not losing their jobs during a global pandemic when they win no new business...

like

Depends on your goals.

like

2

like

Not nice

8.3

7.4

7.25

8.15

12

Kleven

9

Related Posts

I see a lot of consultants leaving for FAANG. But if the grass is truly more green, what drives some folks from FAANG to move into consulting? Especially a Big 4…

likefunny

Is it okay to wear polos with logos of prior companies you worked for to work at the Big 4? Does it matter if you're on a client vs at the office?

like

How do salary increases work at Big 4 if you come in an experienced hire? For example if I switch firms as an SA at 130k salary, what can I expect as an increase the next year since I’m not on the normal comp structure?

like

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.

like

POLL: Which Big 4 is the best? Confirm in comments by liking chosen firm name.

likehelpfulfunny

How hard is it to transfer from a non-Big 4 national firm to a role in M&A tax at a Big 4?

like

Partners in BIG 4: How is your leadership reacting to location changes requested by partners? My firm is struggling to keep the people back in major cities as partners wants to move to sunny areas with no taxes. I can see both sides of the argument but trying to figure where we are likely to land.

like

Been in this game for years and I'm still not clear, is Big 4 Advisory/Consulting considered Tier 3? Is this because we don't generally do strategy-related work?

like

If I get a CFA but have zero experts in investing or portfolio management, will the Charter, alone, get me a job? If so, what would my expected salary be? I’m 40 yrs old with 14 yrs of public sector Defense Budget experience making $102K now for a Big 4.

like

As a consultant at one of the Big 4 firms, have you ever been required to work on an audit engagement when they are short staffed?

likesmart

I work for one of the big 4 consulting firms in technology. Has anyone heard of ALKU consulting? Got a call from them for job opening. Wanted to get some information before moving forward.

like

Hello folks, I am a Senior Consultant at a big 4. Wanted to ask about Microsoft Azure consulting? What is the type of work, work life balance, compensation etc. Has anyone from you made a switch from big4 to Microsoft consulting who can help me understand the pros and cons. Thanks in Advance.

like

Is compensation among the Big 4 + Accenture partners similar?

like

A B4 recruiter reached out to me on LinkedIn for summer/fall hiring. Would it be okay to send him my resume? He wants to call to know more about me/tell me about opportunities. I dont wanna be too fwd

like

Do you look down at your coworkers who left Big 4 to work for smaller firms?

likefunny

What do your companies use for email? Pdubs uses Gmail, curious if any other B4 or mid size use G suite too

like

For an experienced hire with 5 yoe in consulting Would you join a smaller consulting company with higher comp but with clear cut specialization and an accelerated track to promotion to managerial duties or a large company like big 4 or Accenture, lower comp but arguably better job security and more hands on delivery work?

like

Up for promotion to manager, have an offer to leave Big 4 for a 35% pay bump. Would you try to negotiate if you know others who have jumped to the same company for 15% more?

like

I’m a second year associate at mid market firm, did my first year at a big 4 but got laid off last year due to covid. I’m motivated to return to big 4 but I’m concerned with how that looks, switching firms pretty quickly. Would it do me any favors to explain to future employers that exiting my first firm was involuntary? Is it challenging to crack into big 4 as an experienced hire but one that doesn’t have a lot of senior experience yet? Appreciate any insight!

like

Salesforce “Engagement” roles (Engagement Director)... I am guessing these are no different than the ACN/B4 “delivery” roles? I.e. same bs to deal with in terms of project delivery?

like

Additional Posts

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

like

Does united let people pay for global services? Thinking of ways to use my first year's savings.

like

Salary range for an OCM Manager at Deloitte?

like

What is your opinion on GARP financial Risk Manager (FRM) certificate? I am considering taking it (as I am FS Risk Consulting), but I am not sure if it really carries benefits. Apparently it is quite a tough study. Is it worth the time or should I invest my time elsewhere? Also do you have learning material you are willing to share :D?

like
like

Standing desk... yes or no? What about threadmill desks?

like

90% sure I’m about to be fired for sexual harassment (more detail in comments). Should I resign before I’m fired?

like

My job said I can expense AWS Cloud Practitioner certification but I don’t know where to go from here? Do I sign up on Amazon somewhere? Where do I get study material? Etc

like

Does anyone here take a 'lazy day'? Where people think you are just working at another location but you are at home with Skype on pretending to be busy?

likefunnysmarthelpful

Anyone have any insight on FTIs healthcare practice? Culture, benefits, and worklife balance?

like

EXP on American. Book a ticket on Delta for the first time. Need to make a change and the hold time is over 2 hours. Seriously Delta??????

like

Does anyone use Root insurance? I’m intrigued by the low prices (my quote is about $85 vs my current $150 with State Farm) but am concerned as to whether it’s legitimate. More specifically if I ever do get into a serious accident are they reliable? This assumes same coverage for both policies.

like

What do you guys put in your mbb cover letters? I'm stuck

like

Furloughed now and thinking about my job situation. Female physicians: need advice on advocating for myself when I was passed up for what I thought was deserved promotion for a male colleague.

like

My friend has accepted the offer letter for a big 4 But doesn’t want to join for multiple reasons. What should be her next steps? Suggestions?

like

Anyone at slack willing to refer?

like

Which Canadian B school MBB or other top consulting firms regularly recruit from?

like

I’m 3 years into strategy consulting (eg, market entry, commercial DDs, market growth, etc) and I’m curious what industry exit opportunities are out there beyond joining an in-house Strategy team. I don’t have any real technical skills beyond ppt and model making. I’m great with people and know how to structure strategy projects. I’m having a hard time visualizing where my skills fit in industry.

like

Hi, any recommendations on where to go to get your COVID shot? Is a pharmacy any good?

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
Download Fishbowl to see what others are saying
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the Fishbowl app

Get realtime notifications and see
what's happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.