Accepted a new role, leaving the firm in a few weeks. Normal to be having mini panic attacks and questioning my decision? ☹️Excited for the new role but super nervous and scared of leaving the brand
First time dad, getting ready to return to work after being out on paternity leave for ~5mths (mix of leave and vacation). Any advice on getting back into pre-baby productivity and efficiency? I’ve been out so long and Covid has changed so many things now, I feel like a new joiner having to adapt to a new WFH world. Thanks for any tips!
Pros and cons of working in Human Capital Consulting for Deloitte GPS? (Government and Public Sectors) How are the exit ops?
How tough is it to break into a FAANG PM role at mid-level if you have less prestigious experience? I have 10+ YOE in product, but some was at a tiny meh startup that fizzled out, some was in the digital wing of a large old healthcare org, and though my current role is GPM at a “name brand” tech company, it’s on the smaller side. Went to a good-but-not-Ivy school. What qualifications and experience are FAANG companies looking for when hiring mid-level PMs? Can I break in at mid-level from here?
Twitter allowing all employees to work from home indefinitely. Post-COVID, if companies allow more ppl to WFH, is there any reason for client travel anymore? Clients wont be in the office anyways.
Going on a parental leave in a month. Anyone know of any remote, freelance/part time I can do to still make money on the side? Out side of Uber/Lyft etc
Has anyone’s firm who has been back in the office announced anything about going back to wfh because of Covid cases spiking / new variant?
Trying to figure out my freelance project rate for work with an agency. I know at my level, if I was a FTE, my rate would be between $300-$325 an hour at this agency, so am trying to translate that into a reasonable freelance hourly rate to then create a project estimate off of based on estimated hours. Am wondering how much agencies typically mark up freelancer costs when billing clients? Thanks in advance!
Hello I’m in final round interviews with Visa for a role in talent program management. Advice is welcomed, but mostly need some good vibes!
Hi All, Need feedback on HERE Technologies. anyone working there. Mainly around variable/bonus. Is it not part of ctc and how is the payout?
I'm getting offer from amazon for Cloud Support Engineer CSE-I and I'm having 4 year's of experience. So the designation is fine or it should be CSE-II? Plus if person join as CSE-I so what'll be the expected hike for getting promotion as CSE-II? As far as I know they don't negotiate for offer so will they provide hike as per CSE-II salary slab or what?
How are the hikes and bonus to Deloitte USI S&O compared to Deloitte Cloud practice (Oracle, SAP)? Are they same for all the capabilities? I heard S&O is one of best capability within Deloitte USI. That's the reason behind this question.
What are your personal financial milestones? Whether it be achieving a certain annual salary or maxing out your 401k contribution annually, etc.
Is anyone familiar with the transaction / deal analytics business at Big 4, or PwC specifically? What is the work and salary band(s) like, specifically in APAC market?
What is KPMG's parental leave policy for partners versus employees (MDs and below)? Trying to plan life and figure out if it makes a difference to have a child before or after one makes partner in terms of parental leave benefits. Thanks!
I'm at a F500 company. We've had no success hiring IA senior or staff and have been looking for a month. Is that pretty typical? Not even getting to interview stage
Hi friends - looking for info on Deloitte Specialist Leader role - can anybody give me insight into work life balance (e.g. how crazy does it get with offshore teams) and what does the culture and growth look like? Any other advice that will help me evaluate this opportunity is appreciated!
How do you guys go about making new friends? The common belief is that as you get older, the harder it is to make friends and I’m starting to agree. I’m 27, don’t have any friends/social circle where I currently live and I think it’s starting to affect my mental health.
Which firms have the best practices/ are hiring for health care? Thinking about starting the search.
Where would be a good fit for me? 720-740 GMAT. 3.9 gpa from nontarget state school. 4 years B4. 2 years in Tax & 2 years M&A Tax. EC: mentored low income kids for 3 years. Started small side resale business that has brought 40k revenue over last 3 years. Also white male & grew up very poor with a single mother. Where would be a good fit if I wanted IB? Could I break M7? Thanks mates
I’m making 85k in Cleveland in the big 4 as an SC. Currently interviewing for a Director of Business Analytics position at a smaller local company (~20 person, $50M annual revenue local company growing at 40%) $110k base salary. Thoughts on if I should continue to pursue this position?
So, what if your kid is in a 6 person Montessori class with no interaction outside of their “pod”, serious disinfection and prevention practices and all the other parents are super socially conscious and aware. 2 teachers per classroom and no infections during summer school on campus. Yay or nay?
Freelance PMs, what’s your hourly rate? I’m considering going freelance vs full time employee. Also curious about any pros or cons you may want to share.
Strategy& folks, seeing as we are getting close to bonus payouts, have you heard of any more lay offs? Wondering if it's safe to come up for air yet.
Which is better ABB India or KPMG Global services? YOE:7.10 Tech stack: .net full stack CTC: ABB- 23+3.4 KPMG- 24+ VP(nothing mentioned in offer letter though) Any suggestions? Which one should I go for and why?
740 GMAT. Asian Female. Applying to all M7. Should I retake the GMAT right after I submit applications?
Has anyone been subject to an expense audit as an employee of Big4, where all the expenses you have claimed have been checked/questioned? Is this a routine occurrence?
Starting new project and will be expected to drive workshops remotely. For those in similar situation what are you doing to manage?
Has anyanyone else noticed a kind of salary stagnation in tech recently? I am getting pushback on my desired salary - almost everywhere. It seems logical given my current salary and experience level and what I would want in order to leave (at least 20% increase). I think there's a trend of offering lower salaries and expecting more at the higher levels of experience. Is this anyone else's experience?
Do you add clients on LinkedIn? When’s the best time to do this in terms of project lifecycle?
Starting a new job on January 3. Want to leave on good terms in case I want to boomerang down the road. Is it a bad move to put in my 2 weeks on December 17, right before my whole project team disconnects? Or should I at least give them a heads up before I put in 2 weeks? Do I need to tell my practice leaders/PPMDs in advance? I’m a SC fyi. Thanks fam! First time doing this.
Worked in a project in asia last year for an asian client. Should my income be considered as foreign on my tax return? Any tax benefits associated to this?
Any recommendations for a good professional case interviewer/coach either through Casecoach or independently? Have an upcoming MBB interview
I work for a regional firm in the Midwest and just had my 2 year anniversary. If I moved to Minneapolis what could I expect for salary from a B4 firm? I’d assume I’d come in as a 3rd year staff?
Interviewing with a mid size firm that pays Cravath scale...what's the right way to find out PPP? If I want to make this firm a long term career, I feel like that's a crucial piece of information.
I’m in industry with 3 direct reports and another 6 indirect reports. What small holiday gift can I send them? Trying to stay under $250 total.
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