ORM with 700 gmat and 3.6 gpa from top 10-15 private...took the gmat once 8 months ago and not sure if i want prep again ...how do I compensate the low gmat for T15 & low M7s? 3 YOE in B4 consulting
When a company you audit employs another Big 4 firm to help them with other work, tax for example. How worried is the engamenet partner the company might be open to switching auditors in the future?
Has anyone left big 4 tax for a small regional firm? Was work life balance actually better? Looking to make a move and I'm curious what others have experienced
Former Big 4 who are now at smaller firms, what are your thoughts? Is there a happy medium for people who succeed in Big 4, but would prefer to have more work life balance yet still be challenged?
Do Big 4’s often hire laterals into a promoted role? E.g. Hire an SC2-3 as an M1? Maybe not in this economic climate, but historically speaking.
What is tech consulting? Like at D, EY or IBM? I always thought it was like product management or product strategy/engineering, but I had recently spoke to some people at B4, and it sounded more like systems implementation and project management to me. Can y’all provide some more color? TIA
Time at big 4 is like serving in the marines Its got a good reputation, people respect it, it's hard and painful but good character development, & almost everybody leaves eventually Great unique exp
Have any of you gone from B4 to independent consulting? What’s stopping you from working with a client directly as opposed to through your firm after a multi-year engagement?
RSMs technical accounting group (gaap change and transactions) is looking for people mostly seniors and managers all over the US. Most of the group came from big 4 recently. It’s a growing practice.
Does anyone know what industry typically values or qualities they are looking for when they hire a consultant from the big 4?
Does anyone here know if you can make partner/principal on H1 Visa in Big 4...Are there any challenges?
So I know that B4 give you a bonus for passing the CPA before or within 1 year of joining. But what if you pass more than one certification? Like besides the CPA, get the CMA, CIA etc. Multiple bonus?
This could have been written about the ad industry https://www.refinery29.com/amp/en-us/2020/06/9867469/working-in-toxic-media-industry-diversity-movement
Maxed out 401k, HSA, has small IRA acct... but no liquidity. Broke as **** Completely addicted to spending money. Any advice on how to save?
Question - in case my H1b extension gets denied, can I go on a sabbatical with Deloitte for around 5 months until I get my H4 ead? If not, what other options do I have to ensure the job?
How much of a pay cut would you be willing to take (due to COVID-19) knowing you’d be working even harder than before but the cut would only last a few months?
For those knowledgeable about GPS / public sector comp - is federal or state/local work typically better compensated?
When traveling to / from a shoot (LA), do you charge the client your regular hourly rate? Or no charge at all?
When you took time off to have a baby, were you able to keep your email and check it from time to time?
Hello! I have debated about decorating my classroom with a theme. How many of you decorate your classrooms with a theme? Also what themes have you used for 4th grade?
Does MBB hire older folks (like in their 50s) with deep expertise, and no intention of Partner track (maybe they were already partner at another firm), who just want to do cool work for cool clients?
Big4 SM thinking’s about a jump to Slalom Practice? In Initial conversations right now - what salary increase to expect?
How to you do DCA? Like set a reminder for yourself to invest at regular intervals? Or is there an automated way of doing it on fidelity? Sorry, New to investing and might be a dumb question.
1. Get urgent request for revisions due EOD 2. Reprioritize, skip lunch, and cram to finish everything by 5 3. Find out that account has already left for the day and won’t be sharing until tomorrow 🤡
Just found out one of the managers on my teams talks me to filth to other team members when I'm not around. What should I do?
I have a friend in the private sector who is considering a move to consulting. Her SME is cyber / data privacy. Which are the best firms in these areas and why? thanks!
Wife was on BC for about 13 years and is now having trouble getting her period back. Anyone have experience with this?
How do you handle a situation where you think someone who just joined the team is doing their task wrong which will effect your tasks? As an entry level hire I want to handle this delicately.
If, when this is all over, society resumes exactly the form it had before - will you he happy or sad?