Ladies - going to negotiate a payrise next week. Received an unsatisfactory (<$2k) bump with promotion. Getting offers $60k above current pay from industry. Am nervous... Any tips / anecdotes? TIA 🙏
Is MBB worth it? I’ve never been in mbb or big 4. Just smaller consulting firms. Have a competing offer between FAANG and MBB. I’m in tech and FAANG is more interesting for my career as well as preferred work culture. However, I’ve seen a lot about MBB here and kind of want to join just so I can say I was in MBB. Is it gonna be killer hours? Promotion politics? Biases on my lack of education? hoping to hear what others have to say
Ever get annoyed at how happy the partners/MDs are at work everyday knowing it’s probably because they’re making $Mlns from the project? If I see one more “Happy Monday so blessed to be at this client” I’m asking for a raise
There’s an experienced manager (I am a SA up for promotion) on my file, but she is very hands off. So I go to the partner directly for some issues. The partner pulled the manager aside and mentione
Recently switched from big4 to Senior in FP&A (Corporate/Consolidations) at a pretty big real estate company. This career path now seems very unclear with no timeline on promotion and whats next unlike big4 careers. Was wondering if anyone can provide some insights into how to navigate this career (should I go back to Big4 and get some M&A experience from FDD/Valuations/Finance Transformation) or just keep doing FP&A work). End goal would to become a Director or VP in FP&A.
I work at an association where they have to report the top 10 highly paid employees. Saw that my peer w/ same years of experience is making $70k more than me. I wish I had never seen this information-it has put a horrible twist in my gut and a lot of resentment. Before seeing this info, I had asked my boss for a raise based on the success I've had over the past 8 years but have only gotten 4% bump per year. What can I reasonably ask/expect ? 20%? Do I mention the disparity if boss lowballs?
I just got promoted to manager but I still want to leave my firm. Should I put this on my resume and apply in a few months? The reason I want to leave is because I want to be at a firm that’s a bit more team projects rather than more single jobs. I wonder how this would be received after I just got a promotion
Any tips on asking for a promotion?
Finished paying off my student loans!! Its like I got an 18% raise. Its a shame Im not exactly sure what to do with this extra money. I dont want to fall into the trap of earn more=spend more. Max 401K? house?
what is a typical raise for the senior to manager promotion.. Advisory in the South East??? $$$
Moving from VC to corporate strategy while getting a promotion easy? (Not worth it if I can only lateral at my old level)
I am underpaid as an ACD. Took this job to get out of a bad situation. I was on PiP in December partially because I was struggling mentally and with family issues but have been crushing it since. How long until I can ask for a raise without having my struggles thrown in my face?
When will American stop the “limited time”in-flight credit card promotion......it make me irrationally angry and I find it rude to disrupt passengers with this ad. Am I crazy?
A1-A2 tax, 6% raise and 3% VC. Thoughts?
I need advice on a late in life career pivot. I am spoiled - well-paid, but will never receive a raise above 1% or a decent bonus (I've hit the ceiling). My new boss is horrible, and 1/2 of the team left in the first year of her tenure. Staying is my last resort. My limitations: I need a high-level legal job (Assistant GC) in the LA area. I specialize in intellectual property law and global procurement. Do I hire someone to help with the search? The job boards have limited opportunties for me.
Someone, give me a virtual high five cause that’s the only raise my firm has been giving me
EY 🐠 at what level are seniors eligible for promotion taking in to account that they are capable and ready, is it at the beginning of senior 3 or end of year 3?
Any examples of pharma/healthcare TikToks?
Hi ladies! Need some advice on what to do here: For context: I live in Texas and work from home. I put in a request with my apartment to fix the ongoing air issues in my master bedroom. The maintenance guy showed up without a mask. When I asked if he could please put on a mask, he left, returned and stated that they are still waiting on masks and isn’t sure of when they’ll be getting them. (Cont. in comments)
I feel like the Senior manager has to redo all (or a lot) of my work. I’ll suggest something, they’ll modify or reject it and then make a decision. Then I’ll execute on that decision and I didn’t have the best idea and it’ll be tweaked again or something comes up and the approach didn’t actually work based on th support. I’m an A2 up for promotion so I should be performing like a new senior, but I feel like it’s clear that I’m not close. For more context, it’s a first year audit so maybe that...
Everyone I know who uses backpacks has gotten fired. It's called Darwinism, survival of the fittest nerds.
Planning to move to a EU country around summer 2021. Anyone who is a non-EU citizen got a consultancy job in EU countries can share your experiences. 1. How long it took to find a job ? 2. In what practice you got offered a job for ? (Such as technology or risk or IT etc) 3. Did you get offered a job by boutique consultancy companies or sticked with Big4 and MBB ? 4. How was the attitude of HR to you considering the fact that you were a non-EU candidate ? 5. What would be your hints to share ?
I heard at Andersen Tax they publish everyone's utilization to the office and highlight the ones who didn't work enough. Is this true? I was thinking about jumping over there after this busy season but if that would be a dealbreaker for me.
Why can't the US get healthcare right? It's too costly and doesn't provide enough coverage, leave 9% + of our population unemployed. If other developed countries can get it right, why can't we?
Thinking of moving to LA for 1-2 months during this WFH time to try it out and see if I like it. Any recommendations on which websites to use to find short term furnished rentals in LA. I can only think of AirBnb at the moment. Thank You!
"Unlocked" Marriott Megabonus starting to come in for people... 5 stays 10k points, 1k per stay after that.
Hey guys, I have an interview with a great agency next friday. Does someone want to lipsync for me? timesofindia.indiatimes.com/when-lip-syncing-went-horribly-wrong-in-a-skype-interview/videoshow/71501429.cms
Team member on project, "You're not like most black people out there..." "How many black people do you know?" I said. "....not that many personally if I'm to be honest." Me: "Oh..👀" *subject change*
I have just completed my first of 12 CIMA exams and I can’t seem to motivate myself to study at the expense of my side hustle when I don’t see myself in Consulting long term. I know I will gain some valuable lessons from CIMA for future ventures but it is a 3 year qualification alongside a demanding job with minimal downtime. Should I try and qualify or focus on saving money and my side hustles? Also, do I need to qualify to work as a consultant in Big 4 or can I opt not to sit exams?
I got laid off 6 months ago. Next week I finally start a new in-house job in the media industry. Looking back, I’m pretty sure I walked the plank off a sinking ship. But I’ll miss you crazy fishes 😘
Anyone knows what M2A cohort salary is for tier3 city? Really curious and considering options
Does anyone feel wierd when a freelancer comes in for a week and is effectively your boss for a week? I find it a little awkward. It's happened at least three times in the last 2 months.
Would you bring your partner to your work holiday party? I meant, I’m not in the closet, but I don’t declare that I’m gay to everyone at work, like straight people don’t do. I’m wondering if I should bring my partner, go there solo, or just not go.
Has anyone taken one of those online executive courses, like the Harvard Extension School offers? Looking to use my $5k of tuition reimbursement and already have an MBA. Worth it? Best programs?
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