Career Paths In Accounting - a Q&A 12/6
Currently in the Income Franchise group primarily doing state compliance. What kind of exit opportunities are there doing this type of work?
What would a transition to a Wealth management firm look like? Would I be starting over or are my skills transferable?
I'm thinking about leaving PA (tax) because of the hours, but I love the work. The industry jobs I see are geared toward auditors and seem really mundane. What other options do I have?
I hope you all have some fun plans for the weekend. How do you usually disconnect to recharge? I will be leaving soon to go chill at home with my husband. Can’t go out on Fridays anymore😁😁
Hi Imad! I recently started at B4, realizing after compliance busy season I’m more interested in audit. Internally transfer doesn’t seem guaranteed and will take at least 6+ months. (Cont.)
Hello! I get emails from recruiters all the time and I never answer. I am happy where I am but I feel like I am approaching that wrong. Should I see what they have to offer? If so, how should I?
I am senior working in Corporate Tax group. I know that I don’t want to be partner but really love the continuous learning aspect of the public accounting. Do I have to move to industry if I don’t ...
Hi Imad, thanks for hosting this! I am currently in the Big4 and am looking for a change. What is your favorite part about working at CohnReznick?
What would be the starting salary plus bonus for a Transaction Advisory Senior in NYC and Chicago?
I am a internal audit manager. I want to get out of internal audit. I have my CPA and CIA. What career path can I transition to if I don’t go back to public accounting?
Hi! What is your recommendation for a job change after 10 yrs working in a b4? I know I don’t want to become a partner and I feel it’s time for me to leave, but I’m just too scared of burning bridges.
What are careers outside of accounting that you’ve seen CPAs transition to? I sometimes wonder if accounting was not the field for me. I work in risk advisory currently.
What are the exit opportunity differences between big 4 and regional? I’ve always felt like they are much more limited at any other PA firm aside from big 4
I don’t consider myself good at networking. What are some ways that you’d encourage me to network better? My goal is to recognized and known as a trusted expert in my super niche.
Good morning & Happy Friday everyone!! I look forward to getting a glimpse of what you have on your mind from a career perspective and to providing some insight!
How can I get into an accounting firm without experience? I have a masters degree in accounting amd am currently studying for the CPA exam. I have a lot of experience but nothing in accounting.