Biggest pitfalls in lateraling to MBB at Consultant-level instead of taking B4 manager promo (other than being consultant-level for 2 more years)?
Would anyone be able to help me with this? One of my mentees is looking to go into consulting, especially at a Big 4, or any other top tier firm. Would anyone like to network with him and give him pointers on how to get into that field? I am not a consultant at any of those firms (I work at NYC emergency management department as a consultant). My mentee’s focus is tech and business. Plz help! Thx 🙏🏽😀 plz shoot me a direct message if you’d like to help.
This has been asked b4 sorry but how much do you make at MBB 2 years and 3 years out of undergrad all-in? Happy to receive individual stats from M, B and B. Thanks! :)
What does your firm call client accunt executives? Is this B4 only or does MBB have too?
Hoping to exit big 4 consulting to a boutique firm for a normal 40 hour work week (and more pay). Those of you in smaller firms, hows your WLB?
How can EYP afford to pay MBA new hires so much (170) for SMO/IMO work? Rest of big 4 lags (150)
Has anyone transitioned from Big 4 Tax (M&A/International) to a law firm before becoming a qualified lawyer.
I.e Law background/LLB but no legal experience
What salary hike to expect on top of current base if trying to boomerang within big 4 in 1 year. I moved to KPMG at a 30% hike last year.
I am looking for a job change. I am having 7 years of experience. Let me know if any opening in Big 4.
does anyone have the consulting corporate travel policy of their big 4 firm handy? can you please share? i want to switch from EY to others and looking for where I can be at more comfort with the extensive travel.
Big 4 Partners, what is your take on mental health breaks? If an employee in your team takes a mental health leave would they be looked at unfavourably/ would someone’s candidature be shelved if they say they’re returning from a mental health break and looking for a job at your firm?
Sorting hat thread:
Gryffindor: PwC, BCG, Alix, EY
Slytherin: McK, Deloitte, OW, Booz
Ravenclaw: Bain, Kearney, FTI, LEK
Hufflepuff: KPMG, Accenture, Huron
Thoughts? Trying to throw a mix of MBB/T2/B4
I know B4 is on a hiring spree. About to graduate with 3 Deloitte consulting internships under my belt. I realized very late in university that I want to do finance, anyone in the M&A teams at Big4 (or other firms) available to chat and/or give me a referral? Thanks!
Edit: CFA L2 Candidate and have some modelling experience
How’s A&M viewed as at MBB in comparison to Big 4 in terms of reputation, competitiveness? Does it increase chances to get an interview at MBB coming from A&M vs Big 4? Thanks all!
What do tax M2s at B4 make in MCOL areas?
My new salary (if I stay) would be $126k and I feel underpaid.
I’ve seen a lot of recruiters recently trying to hire for advisory consulting firms that claim they do the work that Big 4 can’t because of independence issues. Does anyone think these types of firms are sustainable or will big 4 find a way around the independence restrictions and take this work back?
Just very frustrating with the current political environment for international employees. Four years ago when I was looking for jobs, all the four big 4 would sponsor. I am hoping on 2020 election.
I’m at such a crossroad, would really appreciate any input. I am a CPA but recently made the transition to an analytics/BI dev role.
I’ve come to realize I am only an ok analytics professional but a great accountant, and now have an offer for deals analytics at 110k, or can keep my current role at 120k doing data engineering work. Both are at B4. What would you pursue?
Anyone here work at one of the Big 4 tax in Florida, preferably High Net Worth Individuals, Private Wealth or Private Client Services?
Would love to have a chat about how you find it etc
Thoughts on leaving B4 for a boutique/small local accounting advisory firm? Currently a senior in accounting advisory, so I would be leaving for the same service line. Smaller firm is offering higher base comp and bonuses
Hi Sharks, Any idea in how many hrs we will be able to login with credentials after joining wipro?Wipro
Hi guys, what's the variable component % of CTC in TCS for senior consultant and principle consultant?
Why have I been buying bras from Victoria’s Secret.... they suck. Should I go to Nordstrom? Any recommendations on where to buy quality bras, preferably somewhere that has an associate to help ?
Who can refer me to MBB, Tier 2 or some where in the SWFs in the GCC? Preferred location Doha, Dubai or Abu Dhabi but open to Bahrain as well.
15+ years of consulting experience in FS in the US (program management, strategy, transformation and ops excellence) including the Big4 with 2 of those spent in the GCC.
Looking to go back as a trailing spouse 😁
Chest pain from stress? Is that a real thing?
Deloitte ladies … how much do we really have to walk at DU? Going there soon and need to figure out what to wear. Are white sneakers ok? Thanks!
an old CD of mine is slowly turning into an Illuminati/coronavirus conspiracy theorist with each post on FB. Its sad to see but I can't stop refreshing to see what crazy thing he will post next.
European OOO replies: “I’ll be out of office until 2021 for something that is none of your business”
US OOO replies:
Do NOT claim you are "colorblind" in the workplace. 1. DE&I knowledge is now a core leadership competency. Colorblind claims will earn you the reputation of being DEI-ignorant at best & racist at worst. 2. Colorblindness within the context of workplace diversity is an obvious lie. You do NOT want to be painted as an intellectually dishonest leader. 3. Colorblind claims signal that you lack the leadership skills & vocabulary to have key conversations. Ask questions here, in this safe space.
First year teacher here -- Anyone else find it hard to turn their "teacher brain" off when they get home? I feel like I always should be doing more even though I'm at my limit at this point in the year... Should I be feeling burn out this early in the game?
Any EAs here in Australia? 👋🏼 I’ve recently moved to New South Wales from Toronto, Canada with over 10 years of international experience. I’m really keen on building my EA network/job search here. Any leads will be super appreciated!
Hi looking for a job. Transitioning teacher looking to get into edtech. Interested in customer success, training facilitator, learning specialist, or content designer! Would love any leads or directions that would spark the pivot!
How appraisal cycle is done in birlasoft?
Is it biannually or annually and how much is the average hike percentage?
Also if any of the fishes can share some information on the variable payout policy changes.
In case you are late to the mass migration trend, we have a cozy little mountain town itching for your gentrification and art direction skills... https://creativeenergy.agency/jobs/artdirector/
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EY🐟, where can we find about 401k matching? I know EY only matches 6 or 7%, but anybody knows the max $ value that they will match? Thanks!
Fellow runners - I’ve been running 3-4x per week at about a 20-25 mile/week for the past year or so.
My questions: (1) does it make sense to take a week off and let myself rest or do other workouts (i.e. cycling) and (2) I’ve been running with the same shoes since August last year - make sense to get new ones?
I really like baking and have always brought a little something to my other jobs for Valentine's Day and around Christmas time. Would it be weird to hand out homemade pastries/desserts to my co-workers? (Especially if I'm really new)
Something’s been weighing on my mind. I messed up in a steering committee & tripped infront of the Sr. Client Stakeholders. I made a few other mistakes and was rolled off by my manager (SM) b/c I sucked and it was a higher burn engagement he needed a stronger BA. Now I find out he might’ve been laid off and I can’t help but to think it was my fault. We never really talked after this engagement but I feel like it’s my clumsiness that him fired and it makes me feel guilty and give a me anxiety.
What the hell is going on at LGA today?
What is the most useful skill/tip/strategy you’ve learned that made your job significantly easier?
Why do I look so ugly on Zoom?
Just hit lifetime Gold on SPG. I'm either gonna be lifetime Rich or lifetime Regretful now. Which do y'all think it's gonna be?
I’m being kicked off my lease and I need to find another apt but I’ve been traveling a lot and can’t view apts. I avoided for a few months (contd)
4 Social Security robo-scam calls today. I’ve heard as high as 13. How many have you had in one day?
T minus 5 hours and Vegas for the weekend!
Give me a sample of the laziest things you have done.. I am leaving one of mine in the comments. 🤓 Would be fun here!!
Secretly hoping Bernie wins the nomination so that I can vote for Romney or Bloomberg. #doublingdown
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