Have a few B4 interviews coming up in a HOL city. Currently an S3 at a middle market firm with 2.5 years of FDD experience.... what do you think the highest salary and sign on bonus I can negotiate is? Also do these firms typically ask for proof of your current pay?
2 part question guys - Big4 v. MBB: 1) what is the honest difference in the type of “management consulting” done by each; and 2) when is management consulting actually just expert consulting?
Wait! Most people in this group aren’t mbb! So, this group isn’t how we can network and figure our next steps?
I will be recruiting for MBB next fall during my MBA program. I am looking for more info on what projects are really like, culture at your firms, why you choose it, and how it stands out. Thanks!
Which career path will u choose for yourself and why? Options - 1) CXO of large tech co., like FAANG 2) partner with b4/mbb 3) CXO of a unicorn - like stripe or what Facebook was in 2006/2007, with a huge upside when it goes public 4) start a company of ur own that has a decent shot of becoming successful. All the options will make u rich and yes u only have 4 options.
How is tech consulting in big 4 different from other consulting firms like ibm, capgemini etc?
How to best allocate time, from first to final round of MBB process for 2-3 weeks? Just keep doing cases daily / focus on behaviourals / read white papers/ relax a bit ?
Dear MBB fishes, requesting your immediate guidance on data engineering practice. I currently have to pick one between FAANG vs MBB. Same base but 25K RSU difference. Please help me with your insights! Moving from industry in Midwest region.
Do B4 have any short-term training/working programs that's easy to get in so i can join and gain experience to get a job at B4 later?
Does anyone ever get fired from a Big 4? I have a staff that I have no idea how she made it through. Much lower level of performance than even the interns.
Hi Eric, thanks so much for taking the time to do this! I used to be a manager at MBB, recently went to industry and don’t like it. How difficult is it in your view to boomerang back to consulting?
Is there some comprehensive doc that maps MBB consulting levels to typical FAANG exits, types of groups etc? Or is this tribal knowledge?
Is the CVA or ABV valued by big 4 at all?
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.
Can staff or seniors refer interns in big 4, or are interns only really hired through campus recruiting?
Any thoughts on the MBA program at Boston University? Is Boston University MBA good enough for positions at FAANG or MBB? And what about the MBA program at MIT?
I heard a rumor that some partners at MBB firms (and maybe other consulting firms, too?) can hold a plane. Is there any truth to this? I know our partners’ connections are strong, but that is one crazy ask….
I am planning to do masters in cybersecurity . I migrated from India where I did my under grad. 35 M working as M at Big 4 with 12 YOE and making 170k. I feel doing a masters from US will add to my knowledge and some brand value to my education space in my resume . Any good school recommendations for online masters ? Was thinking between CMU , Berkeley , Georgie tech . Would prefer something that doesn’t need GMAT, less than 100k total tution and good brand name . Thank you. !!!
Anyone here who suffers from ADD/ADHD? My Vyvanse wears off around 4:00, I take Adderall to supplement but my psychiatrist is reluctant to give me more Adderall to power through the day/night; he just doesn’t get B4 busy season. Any advice?
PwC Management Consulting- what are the general salary ranges for a M1-M3 in T2 cities w/ target MBA?
I don’t get the whole prestige thing. It seems like everyone is so caught up in it. Even at the most prestigious big 4 firm (Deloitte) people still seem concerned about it on this app.
Any idea what the average compensation is for a Non-sales associate with 15 years experience and a CFP (large city)...
Botox , Dysport or Xeomin? Started seeing some wrinkles on my forehead and want to do something about it before it’s too late.
Can anyone give insight to typical hiring process for Microsoft corporate functions, specifically for an HR Program Manager role? Salary ranges would be extremely helpful as well!
Recommendations for travel destinations in the US at the end of October / early November? I have a few weeks between jobs, concerned about getting Covid in another country and not being able to come back on time. I don’t want to do hiking or national parks as I’m a young woman traveling alone and don’t think I would enjoy lots of hiking by myself. Am vaccinated
How is the culture in EY GDS SAT team ?
Completed my two rounds of interview with capgemini for "business analyst" in payment and cards domain. Have 2YOE as a IT-BA Asked for a 7.5 to 8 Lpa Would they offer as expected any idea?
I’m currently a Big 4 GPS C with 2 YOE. What’s the minimum TC % increase you would take if you moved to an industry Strategy & Ops role? Additional context: Move would be DC > Austin Currently making $88k
Anyone at ATL Sky Club?
Currently interviewing for a position at UKG. Any one have feedback good or bad on the company?
Happy NYE everyone! Honestly a bit of a weird question - but I can’t tell if I got a referral for McK or not. I thought I didn’t but I actually might have? Associate partner directed me to a recruiter & then we had a chat recently. How does the referral system for McK work? More details in thread:
How long is acceptable to push a start date back? I need some time off between opportunities to refresh
Any recommendations for an app/site/youtube for virtual classes that I can use to do some exercise at home? Bonus points for eye candy - I get more motivated...
Any insight on getting MBA from mendoza as far as prospects for transitioning into a post-mba strategy consulting role? It’s ranked outside the top 15 but from research seems like it still sends plenty of grads to top consulting firms (not MBB)
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