Anyone at PWC right now? What’s the company like? Psycho hours? Using modern tech (slack, google sheets, lucidchart, github, etc)? Flexible for Mac/Linux? Bunch of ego maniac micro managers? I am considering an opp there, but had bad exp at KPMG, so I am cautious about going back to a b4.
Boutique firm or Big 4?
I’m a new big 4 audit associate is it better to aim for high performer or average performer? Is it worth it to be high performer or should I remain average? What if I want to switch to a different service like in the future, can I still do so with average reviews? Will other firms know my rating if I apply elsewhere?
What should the floor be for salary expectations in B4 FDD Denver offices, S1 external hire.
Since big 4s file large number of application for H1B. i want to understand what happens for those whose name is not shortlisted in H1B lottery. Do they have to leave big 4 and return back to their country?
How valuable is having a B4 name on the resume? Currently at a boutique and have the option to join B4 (not KPMG) or industry. Industry would pay more for the first couple years. Wondering if B4 would be the better option for the long run
I feel as though the big 4 have so much administrative stuff to take care of cause we have the accounting arms, do MBB or boutique consulting firms have to worry about as many e-learnings & shit?
Considering an opportunity at a late stage startup that went through series d last year. It is a Vp level role (head of xyz). Expected ipo in 2-3 years. What kind of equity % of company’s last valuation can I expect? Never have worked for a startup.. most of my exp is with b4 and large tech.
For folks exiting to FAANG / Product at start ups or really any hot company. How do you go about networking to get the interview? Do you apply then cold email someone you may have an “in”with, or are you picking say 10 companies and then having warm contacts there that you’ll ping when you see a job. I’ve been passively looking for jobs but zero luck, I only want to leave for the right fit. Big 4 here so feel my brand won’t auto get me an interview like mbb/t2
Deloitte is giving mid-year hikes. Is this also happening at other consulting firms, big 4? EY PWC KPMG Accenture
Has anyone given two weeks notice to leave to another big 4 and NOT been terminated immediately and finished out the entire two weeks?
Working as an audit staff in big 4 shared service centre. It's been 2 years. I really don't like what I do there, also it seems I won't like what I'll be doing there even after becoming senior. Thinking of leaving and joining industry once ACCA qualified. (One more paper left). But people around me discourage that growth potential and earnings in industry are way less compared to public accounting. I know that too but I still want to leave. I'd like to stick to core accounting. Thoughts pls
anyone have interview tips for Jackson Lewis Ogletree or any of the other big 4 firms? I’m interviewing for a position in a city on the Southeast.
What should be my expected annual salary if I’m looking for an accounting advisory senior position at B4 Chicago?
Anyone feel like audit and tax don’t get the same respect as advisory/consulting? The difference in pay and work seems to be a common theme regardless if it’s B4 or mid tier.
Hello looking to return to workday, any info on potencial salary for a senior consultant at big 4 ?
Anyone have experience with FDD at a B4 vs more of a specialized firm like A&M? I'd expect the latter to pay more, but curious if the deals worked on are actually different or there would be a diff vibe at an A&M tier. Trying to get out of audit, but not sure it's worth sticking in B4 since not feeling EY at the moment.
What’s your company 401k match policy? I feel like Big 4’s matching policy is way worse than other companies
Approximate TC for Google, non technical and non PM roles, for L5/L6? I heard L7 is about 500k TC?
What’s a good fun purchase on a associate 1 salary. I’m putting my max in 401k but I want to splurge on 1 thing.
Can we pay in cash for wfh setup?
Looking to retire from the Commonwealth of Pa but I would like to find a position in Training, HR, or Customer Service Call Center Management . Full time or part time. I am located in Harrisburg,Pa. I do enjoy working remotely. I am also interested in doing contact work.
First daycare tour visit, saw one infant being rocked on a rocker aggressively by a teacher who was holding another infant in the other arm; this baby may have brain damage now; toddler dropped ..cont
Does comp scale at the same rate for QuantumBlack as it does for McKinsey strategy consulting? McKinsey & Company QuantumBlack
Publicis sapient 11lpa (fixed) Nagarro 12.75 lpa (fixed) Yoe 3.2 Which one should I choose as a Java developer? If Publicis sapient matches Nagarro salary which one would be better from career and learning perspective? Need your suggestions badly.
Hello - i’m looking for an SAE/AE who will be able to join my team asap (we need extra bodies), for consumer marketing. Please dm me if you are ready to join! Thanks :)
Before a layoffs what are some good suggestions to prepare and what services could my employer provide? Thank you.
I’ve received several take home assignments that clearly use real company data or give a good indication to a company’s future strategy. If I wanted to be petty, assuming I haven’t signed any NDA or fine print promising secrecy, could I share this information publicly without facing legal repercussions? Obviously I know it’s ill advised and this is purely hypothetical, but just from a legal standpoint, would I get in trouble? Seems like an obvious way to get back at a company.
Earlier this year went on requested & approved medical leave of absence and received short term disability. Mental health issues were reason. Severe. Returned and was not returned work and given very limited in scope new cases. Asked to elevate issue past PG and now it has been brought to my attention that it’s not a good fit...I need to move on, and nothing I can do about it. Hard to not feel like a failure and be down. Advice for moving on?
Hi , preparing for a Facebook role. Can someone help me what type of case study questions can be asked for program manager business integrity role ? These tend to be have a product , functionality and
Anyone at Apple or Facebook willing to have a chat? I am currently pursuing an MBA and these are my two dream companies for the summer internship but I don’t know anyone working there
Something a little more fun that got me thinking - attended a Zoom dinner party with a French guest and an English guest. They asked what typical American dinners are. I didn’t quite know how to answer fairly since I’m from the Midwest, and that answer can be so regional, not to mention cultural! What are the two meals you think of first when you think of your families? Definitely interested in anyone who is not American too!
Returned from LOA and it’s so hard getting back to the travel routine — have zero energy or desire to leave the hotel room after work or redevelop an exercise routine
Hi fishes, need help to decide between 3 offers: 1) Deloitte USI India: 21.5 fixed, 10% variable, 1.5 JB 2) Capgemini: 24 fixed, 10% variable, 1 JB 3) Exavalu: 26 fixed, 15% variable, 1 JB I am an Insurance Business Analyst with 6yrs exp and MBA from tier2 college. Can you please help me choose.
How to push back on a client's daily 8 am "check-in" meeting? The 8 am meetings are killing my team's morale.
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