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Understanding a step down in pay, what are the best exit ops to a more traditional 9-5?

Do you use power query? If so, for what purpose? I’m an incoming FDD analyst and am curious if I should become more familiar with it. Thanks!!

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I feel like I have needed more review from senior team members lately as it seems like my work product is slipping. I pride myself on quality work product and I feel like I’ve been missing the boat a … more

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Currently an M1 in FDD at a MM firm. Will the big 4 hire me as manager? If someone could get me a referral that would be great!

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What % bonuses did deloitte/pwc FDD mgrs and SM/directors get this year?

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Currently a SM in FDD but could have been a director at the Cohns and RSMs of the world. Will move into MD (non-equity partner) in the next year--what are the base salary ranges and variable comp rang… more

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How do you all cope with FDD getting outsourced to India at a rapid rate? I'm not in FDD, but did a rotation

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deals picking up?

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Anyone willing to refer to me EY? Position out there I’m interested in.

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Does HL have a tax team or do they farm it out? I've never seen any HL tax stuff in market.

What is the typical % salary increase from senior to manager in TAS?

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Any epic stories of practices falling apart and what happened?

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Are there any TAS groups hiring experienced audit staff or senior auditors from a middle market public accounting firm that have no TAS experience? Seems like every job application is for a senior with prior expe… more

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I left a MM FDD practice because it was a shit show. Unfortunately I went back into audit and it sucks. I am kind of in despair to leave again. Not sure if trying to join another FDD practice would be any differe… more

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Thoughts on joining HL as an experienced analyst? How’s comp and progression?

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Thoughts on Riveron FDD? Any recent interaction with the company in your projects?

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Say you won a mini lotto - $4m

Would you still do this job? Or work at all?

Anyone at A&M Restructuring willing to tell me more about the practice and also potentially willing to give me a referral. Currently doing FDD as a senior at pwc.

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Saw EY Strategy and Transactions is hiring. Can anyone tell me what the salary and bonus structure is for both Seniors and Managers?

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Experienced senior pushing for manager promo in FDD at end of year but nothing guaranteed. Been approached by two solid firms (top 5-10 acct firms) that would bring me in as a manager right now. Don’t… more

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What’s the point of exiting into IB if you’re just going to exit the industry later on? If you exit into corporate dev, you might as well have stayed in TAS right? And if you exit into PE, you have to… more

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Been in TAS for 2+ years, thinking of moving to CFO Advisory. Thoughts? Things to consider?

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To those that juggle a life with kids, regularly going to the gym, and work. How do you do it??

Thoughts on a part time MBA?

Any advice on switching from B4 FDD to IB from anyone that has done it before. Understand the market is no good rn and not as easy as the covid boom but with a potential market upturn next year want t… more

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EY TAS on the west coast still hybrid/fully remote? Or is this team/office dependent

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Is switching from restructuring in a group like A&M NACR to IB feasible? Would I be limited to restructuring IB or would coverage/product be doable?

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Guys, I'm looking for tips to nail a final interview with the CFO for an FP&A Finance Business Partner role. I've had 3 years of audit and 2 years of FDD experience, if anyone has any advi… more

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Thinking of switching to tax for the potential of buying/opening my own firm. The only exit from FDD that I’m interested in is Corp Dev, but I think tax will pay better long term. Is that a bad idea?

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I’m incoming staff joining from college. Would reaching out to have phone calls and meet future colleagues before I start look good or should I wait until I start my position?

making almost $200k in base salary, is moving to A&M for $160k salary gonna be worth a cut for an increase in potential bonus? given this market, would i be able to easily earn or be eligible for … more

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Take a new job that’s a level higher at a smaller boutique group or stay in current role at a bigger brand name?

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If you could make 93k salary in FDD as a senior while fully remote and only doing ~15-20 hours of work per week would you do it? I know I could find remote m&a positions for like 115k but I’d be w… more

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Anyone referring for Big 4 FDD?

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A&M TAG manager interview. Is the case study take home or in person?

Anyone work at Baker Tilly California office? Wanna know more about the practice

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what are the type of work/projects under PEPI within A&M?

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Curious about what the general bowl public thinks about PwC CMAAS - overrated or best in the market?

What is Canadian’s partner sales target?

Does A&M TAG only take in candidates from B4 FDD or B4 valuations as well?

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