What the typical Sign On Bonus amount Big 4 companies offer ? Would be great if you can share the SOBs got? $, level?
I have an account with one of the restricted companies of my new firm (b4) - will this affect my application or will I be asked to close it? FYI, im SA level
What does M&A consulting at big 4 look like, especially at the entry level? All my previous experience is in audit/tax and I know nothing about consulting, just wanted to try something new. I liked my finance courses in undergrad, but not sure how relevant that is. Would I have ANY transferable skills from my accounting background? Can you explain what the work is like for a new hire? Especially if you've made a similar switch?
For folks exiting to FAANG / Product at start ups or really any hot company. How do you go about networking to get the interview? Do you apply then cold email someone you may have an “in”with, or are you picking say 10 companies and then having warm contacts there that you’ll ping when you see a job. I’ve been passively looking for jobs but zero luck, I only want to leave for the right fit. Big 4 here so feel my brand won’t auto get me an interview like mbb/t2
How difficult is it to be counseled out at Big 4 firms? Is it common or do you really have to mess up? Are any of the firms more cutthroat than the others?
Went out on a date and was called a loser. I told her I appreciated everything in my life & now I’m a manager in big 4 and I’m happy with my life. She told me “you are only a manager in big 4 and how can you be happy? you should be working in the weekend to get to a better firm or at least be a senior manager at this age (33 yo). I’m really mad now.
Debating on leaving Big 4. Not exactly sure what I would want to do outside Big 4... any ideas for research areas?
How’s the consulting work life balance at Big 4 in Europe Do folks work more than 45 hours through the week and is it normal to have to work on weekends?
Out of curiosity why is KPMG consistently made fun of and considered the worst of the big 4? I've been here a year and love working here, the people and work make me happy to come in everyday
Remember the big 4 consultant who got screwed because he expensed reloading his starbucks card? What was the verdict on that? Is that allowed
Anyone know anything about Smartsheet? Have a potential offer to leave big 4 for a 25% increase. Worth it?
Experienced Fishes who jumped from Big 4 or consulting to BCG/ Mck . Do you get proper raises and level or did you have to sacrifice for brand. How easy was it for you to assimilate?
Does B4 let people go the same day as their resignation only if they’re going to a direct competitor? How about MBB or a tier 2 consulting firm? Have people been let go immediately in case they go to FAANG or other industry firms?
Deloitte GPS consultant range? I’d heard they are slightly higher than the rest of the big 4 in the public sector space
As a srn con in gov big 4 (2yoe), what level/ pay should I aim for in gov and in private sector strategy/ business analyst divisions?
Is it just me or have you noticed that the majority of staff these days are soft (ie can’t handle the long hours, complain more, feel entitled to work from home, quit earlier, can’t handle criticism)
With the long-weekend, lets do a book thread. Give me your favorite sales book - here's mine - How To Win Friends and Influence People
I’m planning to buy the study materials for the SHRM-CP certificate through Amazon. What are the best ones to obtain?
Is there any institute providing blockchain certification? Have done course from Udemy but thinking for the certification…. Guys please let me know
Guidehouse folks! What perks do you have, i.e. coffee and meals expensed, Uber/Lyfts expensed, flexible/remote work?
San Jose, Costa Rica vs Bogota, Columbia for a long weekend solo trip? Which one is better?
Do I still get Marriott points / nights when booking through firms travel agency (adelman)?
I recently interviewed with Capital One, but didn’t quite make it past the final interview. They said to wait 6 months from the interview date and reapply. Anyone know if they mean initial interview date or final interview date?
I just inherited someone and made him a Creative Project Manager. He is naturally a good PM (but never did it officially), and is a great people person, but doesn't have any professional experience as a CPM. I want to get him some great training so he can be great at it. We use InMotion Now as our project management software (which is generally great for us). Do you have any recommendations on any online trainings, seminars, podcasts, whatever, that I can pass along to him? TIA.
Can anybody suggest any books or resources to get smart on medical device marketing and/or medical device manufacturing?
My parents are flying back from Seattle to India on Sunday. I don’t live there but taking them to see the city before their return. Where around Seattle downtown can I get a COVID test that can give the result in 24 hours.
Hoping to relocate from the Midwest to Oregon. Family lives in Bend but we'd like to stay within 30-45 min of PDX. Recommendations for family friendly cities/neighborhoods that won't break the bank? Expensive taste with a middle class budget😆 Great public schools are a must.
Anyone got a six figure base as an AE? Hunting around for companies with 6-fig base and similar commission. Seems to be mostly field / enterprise pay.
Has anyone heard of Kaufman Hall? What's the culture like? Reputation? A recruiter reached out to me about their healthcare practice and I can't find much online
Any 🐠 works for LEGO? Saw a job post and would really appreciate it if anyone will be open to share the culture/experience!
My husband is a smart guy. But he doesn’t utilize it to his smartness to full extent. Doesn’t take good care of him. How do I talk to him? I always ask him to take care of his health and contd...
Im on an H1B at Deloitte. I want to move to the Dubai and have been getting some traction with two different consulting firms. I’ve used less than one year of my first H1B. If at some point in the future I want to move back to the US will that count as a new petition or the sponsoring company with which I’ll get a job can file a transfer petition and get me started?
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