Anyone here implemented NetSuite? I just did, but the impl. firm selected prior to my joining the team was awful. We’re looking at Phase 2 work now and I’d really like to switch consultants.
Insights from industry accountants
For those who have made the move, is there anything you miss from public accounting that you wish private had?
Have been in public accounting for over a year now and have heard mixed reviews about staying or going into industry. What was the key thing that made you guys jump from public to private?
Everything the senior managers told me about working in industry...same thing every month, boring, slow....all way off. Find a good company and don’t believe that talk. So much happier
I’m looking for jobs in industry, but can’t seem to find any that involve skills in SQL or Python. Do industry accountants only use excel? Is there a push for a more technology oriented skill set?
I haven’t really been enjoying being an industry accountant. After 4 years in B4 audit and 1.5 in industry I’m really starting to think about going back to maybe a GT, RSM, or BDO type firm
Is there a best level to switch out of PA? Like S1 vs M1. Is there a reason to stay in PA longer? I have heard people say you should stay till M1 so you have more options.
About to make the switch to industry! Any advice regarding leaving public, transitioning to industry, what to say when leaving? I’m all ears
I have been in industry for 1 yr after 5 yrs in public. I miss some coworkers and clients but overall this is much better. I make more money working far less hours. If I don’t move up I’ll job hop.
Been in industry for a week - so far so good! Much better work life balance and overall mindset is a complete 180