Have anyone done contracting negotiations before? I've interviewed for co A & B and co A extended an offer today. The offer does not meet my current salary. Co B's interview structure is 3 rounds and I've finished my 2nd round today. The recruiter mentioned that since I am a contractor my current salary is incomparable as they will provide benefits, etc. Is this true? I have 2 yrs of contracting HR exp from fortunate 500 co’s & OMW to get my SHRM-CP. Appreciate your advice in advance.
What’s the typical salary range for in-house copywriters? Is it significantly less than agencies? Thanks in advance! 🙏🏼
I had an HR discussion for Jio , the HR initially said that 7.5lpa +72k variable plus 1lakh joining bonus for Navi Mumbai. I am based in Kolkata 4.5years exp and Frontend developer role, However I asked for a 10lpa fixed if I had to relocate to Mumbai, the HR said will it be possible for Kolkata location 8lpa fixed+72k variable and 1lakh joining if joined within 45days ? Will Jio relaese offer letter and if so how many days will this take ?
What are project manager roles at FAANG like? Is the work exciting? Is comp similar to other positions. Thank you in advance for your insights.
In one of the big public sector consulting firms (Deloitte, Accenture, Booz). If I were to get into MBB, at how many YOE can I expect to be onboarded with a post-MBA level salary (150ish)? Is it...
Got an offer from uber. Taking a pay cut on the base side but compensated with the equity portion where it is a little lower in aggregate than my current salary. Thoughts?
Best way to reduce taxes on severance pay? Receiving bonus and severance, tips for saving money. Open to charity etc. I’m afraid that most of this will go into taxes. I will max out my IRA.
Booz Allen: sorry for the repost but I need to add details. 4 years consulting experience, MBA, doing general management consulting. Need info so I can negotiate my salary increase.
Trying to get a gauge on my compensation. 1 YOE in government consulting, $70k salary, 0 other compensation (not sure about comp adjustment this year, but expecting minimal to zero). Located in DC. Underpaid or overpaid?
Want to make my next career move in product design and was eyeing Capital One .. does anybody know how much Capital One Canada pays their entry level product designers? I’ve heard mixed signals in regards to their compensation structure … would love to hear about work culture as well.
Anyone at EY from S3 to M1 have any idea (or insight) on raise %? I know some folks in FSO have had comp discussions...any insight?
What's a good salary for a first year doing real estate transactions at a small firm (5 lawyers) in a major market? There's such limited data that it's hard to determine if I would be compensated fairly.
Worked hard, won business and asked for a raise - got 10%. Now closer to median salary for my YOE. But it’s not in effect until my first year anniversary which is 2-3 months away. Should I accept the raise or negotiate?
I wanted to flag so others can know, I live in mcol and I just received an offer for 120k base and a 15k signing bonus. I have three years of experience. I asked for a signing bonus and a 110k salary. If you are a senior, you should definitely be applying and just see what comes up. Crazy the market for seniors right now
For firms that are announcing year end special bonuses (and that have billable requirements for the bonuses) - are you required to hit the billable threshold to receive both the regular and special bonus? Or is the special bonus paid out to all regardless of hours?
Do you usually lie about your current salary when negotiating with a new employer? And by how much, 10% 20%? I resent the fact that I am even being asked. What I currently make is irrelevant.
I have 7 yoe in Automation testing of UI plus Rest API applications. Currently having 7 lpa salary. Holding multiple offers in the range of 12-14 lpa. I heard market standard for automation tester with 7 yoe is 20 lpa. Should I join 14 lpa job or wait for better offer. My last working day is October 1st week. Never got interview call from product based companies.
ACN folks - how much does a newly promoted MD make? Breakout of base, bonus, equity would be great.
For those who made the jump from large consulting firms to boutique outfits, did you enjoy the switch? I imagine at the top level, smaller firms provide greater responsibility, maybe even comp?
Very thankful to have a week each month remote on my project. Let's be real, we don't need to be on the client site every week.
What are the best office locations (worldwide) for culture, perks, WLB, etc. at your firm/agency?
Tips on negotiating an offer? It’s much lower than what I want (would like to ask for at least matching my current base salary) + no signing or relocation bonus, which I would like Do I just ask for each thing I want individually? Never done this before!
I just cancelled my Chase Sapphire Reserve card. I transfer my credit to my freedom card to not hurt credit score as much. How long must I wait to open up the Sapphire Preferred card and get the sign on bonus?
Interviewing for a Senior Consultant role at Deloitte for a role in Risk and Financial Advisory - Controllership. Seems to be mostly accounting/finance transformation work. I’m currently making 100k base at EY as a a senior 2. What should i ask for?
For those of you who had worked in both EY and PwC for tax (corporate tax). How do they compare in terms of culture/hours? I’ll be joining PwC’s ITP group.
It’s been a grueling 18 months, for everyone. There’s a unique story I’d like to share and it’s my own but I have to believe it’s not only mine. I was privileged enough to be able to WFH during the pandemic and change jobs to a fully remote job during this time. The isolation has become so complete, with the lack of connection and professional rapport or daily respect/clarity thru slack convos and sporadic zoom - I’m at an all time mental low barely able to start this Monday morning.
Are paid interview prep bootcamps worth it? I see programs that charge hefty sums like 5% of your new salary, but only if you land the job you want. They aren't worth it for lateral moves but could they help me exit consulting to an amazing tech product role?
Are HOAs and property taxes a thing in London? Debating a job btwn nyc and London and while at first glance nyc looks better money wise, housing seems so so much more expensive if buying. HOA plus property taxes add thousands to the mortgage. Wondering how that looks like in London. Can’t find anything but initial stamp tax in whicb case the pay delta is narrowing…
What would you all say are the best consulting firms to work at in the federal government space? I’m not sure how many “prestigious” firms (like MBB) have a significant federal practice at all.
There is an uncanny amount of activity on this bowl right now. Are you folks proactively looking to get out of consulting due to COVID-19’s impacts on the consulting industry?
Are you at a disadvantage recruiting for PE as a second or third year MBB out of undergrad as opposed to first year? Or do PE firms value the diligence experience more?
Anyone who changed the career frm tech to something else aftr 8+ yrs of exp ? Thinking to shoot for mba nxt yr (by thn I wud be 29, and salary ~130k ). Nt sure, wt my options cud be, except tech again
What agencies have gone complete WFH?
Does rotating among 3-4 clients for no more than a month each requires LCA? Some in the same city as my home office and some are not.
New to Fishbowl?
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.