Is the $19.5k annual limit on 401k for just your contributions or is it for your and your employer contributions added up?
Wondering how much a Partner makes in Big 4 consulting? Is there really that big of a difference at the Partner level compared to MBB (starting 7 figure)?
Do most of the big 4 have a pension still for partners? I thought I heard most got rid of them recently.
Does anyone have any thoughts about a company terminating an employee within the HR team for testing positive for COVID 19 and further accusing the said employee of being the one that created the entire team to become infected by not answering the health screening questions accurately? The week prior to employee being tested the entire team was in the office sick. The company in question weeks prior wrote the employee up referencing sexual innuendo due to an accusation of a preferred name.
Hello fellow Freelancers! I’ve just quit my FT job as a senior accountant at a Big 4 accounting firm. My hope is to gain enough freelance work to continue working on my own and enjoy freedoms of being a freelancer. Please send me a message if you are looking for a freelance CPA!
really considering leaving B4 but my team relies so heavily on me, yet I feel so overworked and under appreciated. However I feel bad leaving them in the dust. anyone go through this? How did you go about/what were the steps of leaving?
Been at Deloitte for 2.5 years. Currently at SC level. Looking to jump! Is anyone able to assist with a referral? Experience with insurance (employee benefits, unemployment, workers comp), contact center ops, Change Management, Strat Comms, Org Assessment. Looking to get more experience in functional/business roles on tech projects.
Hey FB fam! Got counseled out on Friday. Tech Strategy Senior Associate at Strategy& for 2 years, aligned to Healthcare vertical. Looking for my next stop in consulting. Thanks in advance
Looking for advice. I'm a tax manager that worked at both Big 4 and mid-tier in expat/mobility tax. I want to move away from tax compliance and more into technology. I currently use Excel and VBA for automating processes, and are taking beginner coding classes (Python, intro to programming). What career path do I have? I thought about quitting to do a bootcamp and work as a software developer, but is it too risky? Perhaps I can blend my tax experience and "coding" skills and do tax technology?
Anyone working at Goldman Sachs London office? How's the experience? What are the advantages, disadvantages of working there? Any additional benefits apart from base salary + bonus? What's your opinion on tech stack? Trying to evaluate an offer. Thanks in advance
Deloitte moms, I need your guidance. For some reason, someone (not sure which team) has marked my maternity leave (LOA) starting next week on DTE and I can’t update it to show PTO. I have repeatedly told the Leaves team and MetLife that I’m not starting LOA until the baby comes (due date 10/31, no baby yet). Whom do I contact to fix the DTE issue? If this happened to you, what did you do?
Big 4 Fish. Which company would you say offers the best health insurance? It seems like PwC’s plans offered are mediocre at best. Is it like this across the big 4 or is PwC the odd man out here?
EY maternity leave, do you get 16 weeks plus Short Term Disability? Or just the 16 weeks?
For those of you that started your own business, do you work with an accountant / tax advisor or do you do it yourself? What prices / benefits have you seen?
Any good ideas for a health tech product/ SaaS offering etc? If one has I would like to listen and join the cause.
Just got an offer at ACN as a Strategy Manager and HR made it clear that parental leave was 2 weeks fully paid for men. Theoretically up until 12 weeks is covered by NY State ($900 weekly). What would you do? Have you seen men take a few months off for parental leave in consulting even if unpaid?
Hi all My fixed in KPMG is set at 13.5 lpa/112500 pm But PF contribution is 12% from my employee and employer side each. What will be the in hand salary for me?? 94-96k? Do let me know
How important is getting a Six Sigma Green/Black belt? Does it make a difference in comp/offers/projects/promotion?
I’ve been going on interviews for product / owner and scrum master roles and the feedback I get “we feel you don’t have as much experience working with a team. For example, UX and QA.” I’m confused bc in my projects I had to do those roles (though they were smaller scale) How do I convince companies I’m capable?
Hi everyone, so I am in need of advice.. I want to pivot into Data Analytics or BA but I have no experience.. I am taking the IBM data Analytics cert on Coursera to build up my resume. As a hiring manager or decision maker what would you like to see in someones resume? What are some courses I would need to take? Or how can I stand out? Like SQL or Python courses in Udemy?
Can someone help me evaluate a Facebook Product /Analytics data scientist offer? 5YOE Offer for IC4 Base 153K RSU: 160K (over 4 years) 10% performance bonus The recruiter said they're willing to negotiate, so wanted some advice from folks here. Thanks in advance!
How much would the following affect my admissions chances?: Recently promoted FDD Manager (10/1). Looking at some senior financial analyst/fp&a positions. If I were to take one would this hurt me? Would send adcom the update and explain I’m looking for some financial forecasting/industry experience (post mba goal is IB)
For non-Big 4 people (RSM, GT, etc), did your pre-employment background check reveal any pending charges for gross misdemeanors?
How do you respectfully approach the subject of declining work for a client with your boss? I have am extremely ideologically opposed to the idea of it and I don’t want to compromise my morals
Bom dia! I know of a few creative roles available (not @ R/GA) that are looking for Black creatives. I don’t know much about the roles, I’m just passing along your resumes. Top ad agencies. Email resumes or LinkedIn links to email@example.com 🌻 • 1x Creative Director • Mid-level Art/Copy • 2x GCD Also, if anyone knows of an open Strategist role, please let me know. I have a reco for a great candidate.
Recommendations on a company/job in consulting? Currently an investigator analyst with Guidehouse for a project that is expected to run through the end of the year. Bachelor’s in Business. Working on CFE and MBA. Prior jobs are in state auditing and criminal investigations. I’m new to consulting but I enjoy it so far and would like to remain remote.
So the general consensus is if you’re asked to do 8+ hours of work on a file, have it reflected on your schedule... I have a bunch of clean up for my last file because of review notes left on my last day/client gave more support on last day. But I’m already fully booked on another file all of next week - what should I do?
I hate that “this needs more diversity” is code for add more black people...🤦🏾♀️ 😥when will people realize that diversity is not just black and white!
Just found out that my SO is going camping this weekend and I am SO EXCITED to have the house all to myself this weekend 😂. Covid has given us wayy too much forced time together 🙈
At what level and salary do EMs exit into FAANG? I'm a recent EM at MBB and I'll look to get out of consulting soon. Can one expect L6/L6 at 300K for bizops/strategy roles? Top 10 mba +2 years MBB
If anyone deserves to have layoffs, it’s those folks in TSA - Bunch of lazy people standing around and whiling their time chatting.
Junior working with ex v5 senior in M&A. He consistently asks me to turn major deliverables at the worst hours, think 10 pm Friday/Sat/Sun night “tonight” or “by tomorrow morning” even when there is no closing date in sight. When I push back he says my behavior is unacceptable. The times when I have been able to actually meet his expectations and give him the deliverable for review, he will get back to me with comments at least a week later. Sick of these false deadlines. Help
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