Has anyone moved from B4 to a startup biotech? Position seems really interesting but overall seems risky. They’ve only had a Series A financing
Going from big 4 consulting to industry/private. Having second thoughts. Did I make the right move?😢
Any here from MorganFranklin Consulting Accordion, or Riveron Transaction Advisory practice? Would love to hear your perspective on practice, type of projects, wlb, prestige, etc. Been under a rock and not quite sure how these firms are doing in the market. Also would like to comparison with B4 generally and from a salary standpoint.
Is it safe to say that a SM role in tax in B4 is not a SM role in industry but more a Manager or even SA? I thought I’ve seen this in prior posts.
It’s amazing that you can go through four rounds of interviews for a position and then never hear from a firm again. It’s happened two times now: one was B4 and one was industry. Talent has no time to send a boiler-plate “we’ve selected another candidate” email? The level of unprofessionalism is mind-boggling.
What can you do if you want to get out of tax/accounting? Senior associate in big 4 in Tax. Bachelor degree in finance and accounting, and I have master of accounting too.
What are some of the main culture differences amongst the big 4 firms? Thoughts on switching from one public accounting firm to another?
how long do I need to stay in my strategy role at a F200 company before making change? I only stayed 1.5 yrs and 1 yr at my last two roles (one was big 4)
Used to work at Big 4 for almost a year and left to a mid size firm for more pay and to work with financial services /capital markets . I enjoy the midsize firm more but feel like I should have stayed at big4 a bit longer for the “prestige “. Did I mess up career wise?
This board is hilarious advising on everything from nose jobs to contact lenses to making friends to personal finance. Just so funny seeing people from MBB, Big 4, LEK, Accenture, Oliver Wyman etc who would normally charge clients $300-$1000 an hour giving out free advice on random topics. 😂
Any regrets of joining A&M TAG from Big-4?
Not able to secure a strategy consulting opportunity in spite of getting calls for interview from big 4 strategy groups like strategy& etc. secured a consulting tech consulting with tier 4 firm. How to beat target strategy consulting role in tier 1,2 firms post mba
How long does a background check take with the Big 4 (particularly EY)? It’s been nearing 2 weeks, is that normal?
I’m also supposed to be starting in 2 weeks, is it safe to give my 2-week notice yet?
(Asking bc my former background checks never took this long)
Since I’ve started my career at the big 4 and now at A&M, I’ve noticed that favouritism is prevalent. Certain individuals are presented with opportunities more than others because for example, they’ve worked with their boss longer, or they have a closer relationship outside of work where they go drinking. I’m sure favourtism is a common issue at work and I am keen to break it. Any suggestions with what to do aside from having a private conversation with HR? Thanks
Would you leave consulting to take a corporate strategy role at F200 company in the retail
industry? Currently at B4
Anyone know if big 4 tax will support earning a PMP certification? (And/or allow you to expense exam/education costs?) I’m a CPA and PMP isn’t required, but think it’s valuable long term
At a B4 stressed but managing it. Partner passed me over for a sr manager but treats me like one (constantly managing multiple projects, driving his practice initiatives and driving 1-2 /$300-500k of proposals every month. Boutique is offering me the TC that I won’t make here for 3-4 years - same level, more focused scope. Also talking to a tech firm that will be a slight bump (10-15%) but likely 25% less work/stress. Worried a little bit about career progression. Thoughts?
Anyone in audit have an experience applying for a green card through the big 4? Did you finally get it? How difficult was the process? When did you start talking to the higher up that you need one?
Big 4 SM in tech consulting and wanting to exit to a series B stage startup. What type of role could I aim for?
Delta, the other Deloitte
I'm planning on accepting a job offer for a PE in Miami, I have just 2 yoe of analytics consulting in B4. I would be entering as a first year or second year analyst, what should be my salary expectations?
Thanks in advance
First year: crying over your keyboard, trying to build a model and eat a burrito
Second Year: trying not to get a hard-on while the M is ridiculing your work... gotta learn to love the pain.
How do I motivate myself? My manager is sick this week and I'm not finding any motivation to login and work. Help!
Super excited and happy for everyone that gets a promotion, but instantly feel so sad for myself.
I’ve never really gotten a promotion. Always had to leave for a better opportunity with more pay.
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If you could leave your current firm to work for any other company in Chicago, who would you choose and why?
Currently in a regional TAS group, want to break into big 4 TAS, getting my CPA now. Do I need to complete my CPA first, or should I just start applying ?
I have 2 offers
1) Accenture with fixed as 28.5 and CTC as 36.2 lakhs.
2) TCS with fixed as 26 and CTC as 32 lakhs.
Which is actually a better offer in terms of in-hand salary? Also ACC is providing me a JB of 4.2 lakhs.
Any Queen Sugar watchers in the building?!
How do you react when a managing partner tells you how much your work on a project cost and then asks how much you think it should have cost?
I think everyone received your bands.. can someone let me when gonna release hike letters?
How much percentage of A B C bands ?
Turns out, all of my relationship troubles magically disappeared when both of us started working today. No relationship can stand being around one another 24/7. 🤨🤣
Does anyone here have a self PR content strategy on LinkedIn or on other social networks? I have a nice LinkedIn network, but I’m not posting much so those people might not be that aware of who...
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