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I am planning to leave my firm after busy season and I am wondering if I should let them know this is my last busy season or stay quite and just give my 2 weeks after busy season? I really like the p… more

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senior 1 financial services tax looking to leave big 4. Not sure what I want to do next, just know that I want it to be less stressful. Any advice on how to decide what kinds of jobs i should apply f… more

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Worked with my firm for a year. During the last few months, I have had family and medical issues that have impeded on my performance. Things only got worse as time went on; I was put on a pip, mentall… more

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HR is trying to set up the final round of interview for me this Wednesday and Thursday, still haven’t hear back call time yet. When should I follow up on call time?

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Any insights on Oaktree corporate finance team in Los Angeles in terms of work life balance, exit opportunities, or anything else? Thank you!

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I’m current an S1 in corporate tax for a Top 10. I had an interview with a Big 4 for a tax technology position, but didn’t get in. I’m heartbroken because it was my dream job. 😅Everyone I spoke to se… more

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I’ve been contemplating switching service lines. Has anyone done this a few years into their career? Wondering how difficult it is to switch and if it ended up being worth it. I’m young enough that it… more

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Is there a way to transition from CMAAS/FAAS/accounting advisory to a consulting position at BCG or McKinsey? I want to transition out of an accounting focus and not sure how.

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EY gave a REALLY good offer, PwC countered. Should I use the counter offer to ask for more sign on bonus from EY? Will they think I’m too greedy?

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People who left PWC how did you initiate the two weeks notice? I can’t find any link to resignation page.

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Have an offer to go audit senior to senior revenue analyst. Is this a transition that would pigeonhole me in the future? The role is at a publicly traded SaaS company.

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Curious about FDD/Deals at any of the Big4. I have 10 years audit experience-is thus meaningful for the group or would I need to take a step back in level (currently a director). Could you also descri… more

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Internal audit vs. IT audit vs. external audit? Highest salary? Best WLB?

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I’m a tax associate really feeling done with accounting in general and would like to jump into a different career (potentially in tech, or other finance). I earn about 65k in FL and I would like to ea… more

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Is it possible to transition to FP&A after a year in audit and a year in accounting advisory? Thank you!

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So Market is really hot obviously. I am wondering if it looks really bad if someone changes a job too often? I had two jobs since I left EY the first one was for 2 years, and the second one lasted 4 m… more

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Anyone works as a Financial Analyst at one of the Big Fours? How are the hours comparing to audit or tax group? How is it different from being a financial analyst in the industry in terms of day t… more

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How long on average did it take you to get a good offer you like? PwC manager bonus (around $30k) pays out in April so wondering if it would be too early to start looking in January or February since … more

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Already started a new job but just received a better offer that matches goal and interest. What should I do?

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How to network now days?

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Deloitte financial and risk advisory controllership, Grant Thornton FDD, or industry FP&A? Long term goal is to pursue MBA and pivot into strategy type of roles. Any insights are appreciated!

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Left Deloitte this year. Kind of felt bad about missing the retention bonus bc I still like DT. But I got an unexpected $60k RSU award today and now I’m not feeling bad anymore. Still will always be g… more

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What’s the difference between Deloitte accounting and reporting advisory (ARA) and Deloitte controllership advisory services? A… more

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Currently in audit, got my CPA, 4 YOE. should I leave for a big bank internal audit for 30% increase?

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Anyone in EY consulting willing to chat and network?

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1 YOE in RM. Potential exits of Finance in pharma, Accounting advisory at a national firm or Ops at a large Asset Manager. Any thoughts?

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Is it true that tax exit opp = tax?

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4 YOE in audit midtier firm. Should I jump to Big4 audit or F100 internal audit?

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Does anyone have any insights about Anderson tax ? What will be a reason for me not to go from big 4 to Anderson if I’m getting 25% increase in pay ?

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I have an offer that would have me start on Jan 10, 2022. I want to be able to take some time off in between jobs so ideally would have the week of Christmas off until the start date. As far as health… more

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Would you accept counter offer that’s mostly made up by retention bonus?

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Would you switch between big 4 for 30% increase in base salary?

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What salary range should I be asking for? I am looking to transition from Audit to Forensic Accounting and have both my CPA and CFE. I also have 2 years of public accounting experience.

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How much does a senior sox analyst make at Citi NYC? Is this position considered AVP? Thanks!

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Currently at EY as an acting senior, 74K HCOL. Grant Thornton recruiter said they could offer me a senior position plus starting base pay would be 97k+. Is that realistic or just a recruiter trying to… more

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How do you know if industry is for you? Compared to staying in public.

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Hi! Do you know if EY and KPMG promote seniors to mana… more

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I am working at a recently de-spac Company in NY on Long Island. Preferably looking for a Controller and an SEC reporting person. I came from PwC and understand not everyone has the exact skill comin… more

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Should I become an agency recruiter?? Will this be a bad transition from audit?

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