How do Big 4 and other consulting firms compete with tech companies on pay? They seem to think their only competition is other consulting firms but plenty of people are leaving for tech companies and are doubling their pay overnight in many cases
As a senior manager with 9 years yoe in B4. I feel like sales is not my thing but I am ok with delivery , problem solving. What should I consider: I love talking to people but hate the sales..how did people make the transition and be successful I consulting Are there non sales-sy partners ?
Did anyone go from Big 4 to Big law here? Wondering what that was like/if that’s even possible.
What are the expected salaries currently in the market for a senior associate in LA? Obviously different firms such as big 4 and BDO?
Is the staffing process easier/less stressful at MBB vs Big 4 vs Accenture/Capgemini etc.? Or maybe this is just how our profession is...
LinkedIn "Professional Services and Big 4 have seen average profit margin decrease from 30% in 2006 to 23/22% over last 24 months. So Deloitte announcing £3.4b turnover with profits of £608m ..."
Went for a promotion this year, didn’t get it. I should next year, barring something catastrophic happens. If I leave for another big 4 now, about 20% pay hike, plus higher title. Ultimate goal is to
Can anyone briefly explain why so many CPAs go into executive search/headhunter roles? I feel like that has to be such a saturated market. And there are a billion staffing firms. Do they make good money?? I have zero interest in it. I’m just curious about the appeal to that over industry accounting…or literally anything else besides hounding burned out B4 auditors on linked in day in and day out.
Thoughts on moving from B4 Advisory to Houlihan Lokey in their Valuations practice? Portfolio Valuations and Advisory group to be exact. Not sure what the WLB, career progression, or comps are at Houlihan Lokey. Any insights on this team and what I can look at for comps, etc.? Thanks in advance!
I really want to return to the big 4 from my boutique; most likely targeting EY/EY Parthenon? What is the engagement process like for remote onboarding?
Been here three months (big 4) I want to quit
Do you think smaller public accounting firms would pay someone with manager/director big 4 experience to come in as an outside coach/consultant to coach and mentor their seniors and associates? Maybe if the pay structure was conditional to only if the consultant could improve retention rates or some other metric? Thanks!
Is moving from big 4 to a firm like BDO or RSM really gonna be any different? I feel it’s like it’s mostly the same big 4 or not
Chance me: 3.7 from semi-target, 1 year in big 4 consulting, 2 STEM master’s from HYPS, 2 years at top quant hedge fund (Bridgewater/Citadel/Two Sigma), 750 GMAT. No extracurriculars, white male. Want to start my own fund in a few years. Targeting HSW.
Trying to leave b4 for cloud openings at other consultancies. 1 YOE. Who wants a referral bonus?
For those who were at mid-tier firms and have left PA/are interviewing, did you feel that your exit opportunities were limited due being at a mid-tier? I’m genuinely curious as I’ll be joining a mid-tier and I am coming from a regional firm. Hoping to pay my dues for another 2-3 years to get senior promotion and get my CPA (halfway done) then exit PA. Don’t really want to hop into B4 but everyone always talks about the B4 prestige being a huge resume booster.
What is your company’s stance on voting rights? What are you asking during interviews to get a good idea of where potential employers stand on the issue? What action has/will your company take?
A lady looks confused at the United checkin counter and says she couldn't find her flight after she put in her SkyMiles number...
ACN- Has anybody charged in the Chase Sapphire Reserve Annual Fee instead of upgrading to the Amex platinum or getting the yearly lounge access as a Manager Perk? Run into issues?
Leaving for a new firm and the pay raise will mean that I’m above the contribution limits for both Traditional and Roth IRA’s. Where do I put my money now? (Already max 401(k)
If a hiring VP asks to do a video call in 30 minutes (finished 6 interview rounds), should I do suit/tie or is polo acceptable?
Hoping to get my PHR in the next year or so. Outside of employer reimbursement, are there other opportunities for this to get funded? I know SHRM Foundation offers scholarships for the CP, but I am looking for PHR specific help. Thank you! :)
Oh Westin Southfield.... like a verruca you are familiar yet somewhat unwelcome experience....
Hi anyone working on EY LLP with Location: Bangalore Service line: Technology consulting Client: popular Laptop manufacturer (D) Please comment if you are working for same, need to check before my joining.
I have 6 years of sales experience as an AE/ account manager in the fashion industry on the wholesale side. I would like to make a move to tech sales. I've looked into boot camps and entry level positions but i am unsure what the best move is. Any advice for someone in my position?
I have a brief resume gap from near the beginning of covid but have been at a new employer for >1 year. I’ve been asked about said gap during in-house interviews, but it’s generally been cursory and I give the explanation agreed upon by former employer. Was pressed a bit harder recently by being asked “will x former employer confirm [the story]?” Is this in and of itself a bad sign? Are they trying to catch a lie?
How long does it take after the 2nd round interview to hear back when not going through a recruiter?
Tips for upcoming Jam session with Uber? Any insight into the culture, WLB, do they allow remote work for PMs?
Is anyone hiring for project management/program management roles in the NY area or remote jobs?
What are big firms like MBB / Big 4 doing to keep employees (especially junior level) engaged and motivated during COVID? In your opinion, is it working?
What would you wear to a law association holiday party? It’s not a sit down dinner - more of a mingle, hors d’oeurves sort of event.
KKR capstone associate salary ?
I probably have the flu or Covid. Testing appointments are very difficult to find right now. Should I just isolate for a week? Not sure what I would do with the result of the test.
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