Hi All. Currently an SA going on Manager with MBA and 5 yoe, promo this year is pretty set. Have since moved from PwC to another B4. Have an offer from an early stage tech startup in a non tech role and would appreciate support evaluating it. Offer is for - 160k base. 50k equity. 4 year vest. Overall, startup seems like it is in a great position to do well. Thoughts on the offer? Is it fair? When negotiating, what levers and component of comp is best to target? Thanks!
Does anyone do IT audit work at Protiviti? Is the work life balance actually better than B4?
If you are not a partner, do any of the Big 4 have a mandatory retirement age? I have a friend who is working in industry and has been approached by a few firms as he has a very desirable technical skill set. He is in his 50's and doesn't want to make a move unless there is some runway to keep working. He basically could work as long as he wants where he is at. The pay increase would be significant for him to jump to but if he is mandatorily forced out in a few years it might not be worth it.
Out of the Big 4 and Accenture, which is considered the best in terms of benefits, culture, and WLB?
I have an offer to join Commercial Assurance but I’m not sure what career path that could lead me to if I was to leave Big 4 - thoughts?
With Google employees unionizing, makes you wonder if other professional service employees could follow. What are the chances something similar happens at Big 4?
Hey all, I seriously can’t find any Philadelphia-based Big 4 management consultant job openings other than a few senior manager or higher positions. Otherwise, they are all tax audit or tech consulting. Are the analyst/associate/senior management consultant roles titled differently? FYI, I had trouble with this pre-covid. Thank you
Does anyone at McKinsey have product management or Data Analytics opportunities? Manager at Big 4 and want to also understand what level I should aim at?McKinsey & Company
Jumping around big 4 for promotions, worth it?
Hey Big 4, has PWC, EY, and Deloitte committed to a "no travel until Jan 1" comment yet?
When is it best to leave big 4 Investment/Financial Services tax in terms of years/level?
Long term which do you all see as more lucrative consulting for big 4 (assume you ultimately would make partner) or move to tech industry? We can debate WLB separately but this is purely money
760 GMAT, 3.76 GPA in engineering undergrad (rank 30-40 range). White male LGBT. 4 years Big 4 Tech Consulting, sponsored for MBA. Solid essays/EC but probably nothing remarkably standout. Targeting Kellogg Ross Fuqua. Thoughts on my chances?
I’m trying to hop between big 4 consulting roles. Presently, I’m a life science PhD and MBA hire to EY with 3+ YOE as a Senior consultant/associate. Do I have any shot at manager roles assuming I focus on life science roles? I’m concerned my lack of manager title kills any chance I have of joining another firm as a manager.
New consultant here - when people talk about Strategy & Operations, what exactly is the operations side and what do they do? Coming from the perspective of the B4 firms having the more prestigious S&O group, but also having a separate supply chain/operations group? What’s the difference between the two ops groups?
Recently got a FDD offer from a B4 in major city as senior 1. What should I expect as starting base salary? And what's the best way of negotiating my salary?
Does anyone have experience sourcing at Booz Allen Hamilton? Any insight on experience, culture, growth opportunities, etc - would be super appreciated.
Hi fishes, I have cleared all interviews 2 weeks back and uploaded documents in portal. How long does Accenture take to release an offer?
Not in IB or ER, but I have to ask (per CFA study), how common is it to run in to troublesome pension accounting issues? It seems like most companies have/are going the way of DC plans and away frm DB
Over the last year I’ve had 4 separate interview cycles where after the final round I’ve gotten “you had all strong feedback but the team went with the other candidate.” It’s really insulting to hear these companies say that there isn’t enough qualified black candidates but have your own experience show you that you can do everything right but still you don’t get the offer due to not looking the part I guess
Amazon 🐠 : Comp range for practice manager in NYC area? Glassdoor isn't that helpful. Tia!
Is there a boom in fiscal/tax litigation? Almost every couple of days I go to work and cases keep landing in my lap. It's like show cause notices are lighting up like Christmas trees. Anyone else also feeling a surge in appeals?
Are there any fellow fish here who 1. Work for an org with an internal coaching program and 2. Have received helpful coaching through the program? I'm putting together a presentation and I need a few positive testimonials. Please share your experiences here! Thank you in advance.
Got a consulting job offer from Deloitte and Kpmg. Can I reasonably negotiate remote work from home or is this just not going to happen despite covid?
Anyone work with a nutritionist they recommend - specifically for weight loss? Not looking for someone who recommends fad diets ie keto, low carb, etc. or sets ridiculous daily calorie goals, but someone whose approach is sustainable, realistic, and balanced. Gained weight in covid, really struggling to get it off, and would like to get some help! TIA!
Has anyone from EY been notified by EY Law that their petition has been filed with USCIS? I got the H1B selection notification 3 weeks ago and haven’t heard from EY Law since.
Currently working on H1B in US. However, would like to move to Canada. Does anybody know which companies have an easy process for internal transfer from US to Canada?
Shoe recommendations for work when pregnant?
Of course Bezos tapped another cis-gender White male as his successor...why would we expect otherwise?
How much house can I afford on a gross annual salary of $72k with no other debt, single/no dependents? How do you know the ballpark you should generally be able to afford?
Applying for jobs and seeing that depression and anxiety is listed as a disability. I’ve been diagnosed for depression/anxiety for 5 years, I take pills and it is not a significant stopper in my life. Should I be marking that I do have a disability? What are the pros/cons from a hiring perspective (I know they say it doesn’t matter but I don’t trust people)
Not so much a meme, but I was parked behind this car. I wonder if this guy doesnt really own a business and thinks a personalized plate with "WRTEOFF" and "Section 179" written in the dirt makes this Jeep Grand Cherokee an "Ordinary and Necessary Business Expense"
Thinking of starting mental health treatment. Can anyone explain the difference between psychiatrist, physiologist and therapist and who should I be seeing for stress and depression?
Interviewing at PA Consulting for a Consultant role. Can anyone share what the interview process is like? PA Consulting
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