What’s the most obscure thing you’ve negotiated when joining a new employer?

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Standing desk. No medical issues, just wanted one.

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Severance

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C1 yeah - it takes one of the more stressful issues in termination off the table and I’ve found people are responsive to that idea. I think every job should be clear up front about termination and severance. It’s better for everyone.

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I almost passed on a job because of parking benefits. Felt pretty silly. (They eventually caved)

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PwC1, where were you when I was in negotiations! Pure Genius.

Not petty, but I schedule an off-cycle review as I was missing the firm’s timing and would’ve waited 17 months (was occurring basically 75 days after I joined..) to revisit compensation.

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Looking to switch firms to BCG from a boutique firm. Can anyone share info on comp for principals and what standard package (vacation days, bonus, etc) looks like?

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Have a very general understanding from Google on what to cover but I'm unsure if there's any best practices out there that work for you?

Thank you in advance for any help!

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Looking to switch firms to BCG from a boutique firm. Can anyone share info on comp for principals and what standard package (vacation days, bonus, etc) looks like?

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Why do you guys continue to choose high COL cities for the same comp. $150k in SF <<<< $150k in DFW!

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Getting payed 17$ hourly as a part time intern
At a BDO ,GT , RSM sized firm. Am I being underpayed ? And if so is it because it is a spring internship ? Location is High COL

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Any reason not to take a 50% increase to industry (SC level)?

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Can anyone please suggest base/bonus for Deloitte SM role at their Strategy/Ops practice? Recruiter reached out and I am trying to get a sense of latest comp metrics. 15 total YOE here. Thanks in advance!!

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Ever had a client email your leadership team and specifically request they give you a higher raise and bonus, because they were so happy with the delivered product?

Did your leadership team give you anything other than a pat on the back?

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What does compensation look like for senior associates at pwc in nyc? Is there a bonus? Or is it all cash

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A friend is considering a position at a small (4-5 employees) private medical office in Manhattan. She has over 15 years of managerial experience. Any thoughts on what is the expected salary range?

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Well Consulting, it's been real but I just accepted an offer with a T2 big tech company for a roughly 70% increase. 4 YOE, $135k to $230k TC

Base: $165k
Target Bonus: $41k/25%
RSUs: $70k/4 years (was told they had no flexibility on RSUs, I could have pushed more but maybe my manager ran out of RSUs to allott)
$10k sign-on bonus that I didn't include in TC

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Recently countered an offer last week, I didn’t receive a reply. Today, the recruiter contacted me to set up a zoom call with a few senior executives, for next week a they clarified it wasn’t an interview but so I may ask questions regarding my concerns. Is it odd I haven’t received a response to my counter?

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What % increase does it make sense to switch jobs for?

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Anyone know what kind of money AWS pays for technical, Machine Learning roles? Not sure what specific titles are. Curious if it'd be a good move post consulting.

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Accenture Strategy Consultant (level 3/4; aka 'C ranking') - current compensation after annual review is $120k. Is this low?

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Anyone have any luck with comp discussion calls today?

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Does anyone at Citi know what average merit increase and bonus are at the VP level in the Consumer Bank?

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