How well would a seasoned audit partner perform if put in a staff accountant role? They keep all of their knowledge but only the authority of a staff.

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What are the benefits of being in a staff augmentation role at a client over traditional consulting projects?

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Pros and cons of chief of staff positions? I am trying to exit consulting for better WLB and not sure if chief of staff type role makes sense

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I am considered for Chief of staff role at a relatively small ($600M) company, is this just a glorified assistant role? Looking for opinions about the role if anyone else has experience & whether ctd.

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Thoughts Chief of Staff roles? Was reached out to for a CoS to CEO position, decent size company (~$1b Val), but have zero clue what to expect. Doing some DD before I talk to the CEO.

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Has anyone experienced or researched exit opportunities outside of tax (e.g. consulting)? I’m a staff 2 and tax is not my passion. I just don’t want to become pigeon-holed for the rest of my career.

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Interested in applying to other Big 4, but as a staff (1-2 YOE) I feel like I don't know a lot and worry about getting offers, but I feel like I'll grow more outside my current role. (Cont'd)

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I got an offer in industry making 20k more than what I’m making now. The position is a staff level (I will be making senior in July) so it’s a step down. There is room for promotion to senior, but...

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Has anyone moved into a Chief of Staff type of role? Ready to leave consulting and thinking that could be a good fit. Getting tired of consistent night and weekend work.

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When is a good exit point for the junior staff and what are the exit opps?

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Staff 1 (going into staff 2 year in October) making $51k in low COL city. Offered a senior role in industry for $70k + 7% bonus. Would you jump?

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Just received Chief of Staff position at a high growth consumer startup in NYC/SF...

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Any thoughts on Chief of Staff roles as an exit opportunity? For context - I’ve been in consulting for 3 yrs and was approached by a headhunter (wasn’t actively looking) but it seems like a cool role.

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Any new seniors missing PBCs requests, follow up requests, tasks to be delegated to staff, etc? I’m still settling into the role but find myself forgetting some of these details

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Has anyone left big 4 for a staff accounting role within one year of joining? I’ve been here for one busy season and am sure this isn’t for me. Would really appreciate if anyone could give advice.

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What does chief of staff do? Is this a similar role to a senior consultant? And how much they make?

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My project is looking to staff a BTA asap. Looking for someone interested in a blended SDLC/PMO/facilitator role. Must be willing to commute to White Oak, MD. DM if interested.

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Will it reflect poorly on my CV to leave w a yr of exp to another firm (ie. OW)? Or should I wait until a promo to avoid an entry level restart? Good CV but on a long staff aug role w/o much learning.

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Are tax careers in PCS (individuals) less lucrative than Financial Services? Will there be a pay gap down the road? - Staff 1 on PE/HFs, prior exp in PCS and worried about exit opps if I transition

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How can I be a role model for my bright eyed staff when I myself am burned out, unmotivated, and generally miserable in this role? Hard not to let show the emotional toll the stress has taken on me.

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Are there any restrictions of potentially accepting an offer to work for my audit client? It’s a staff level position.

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Pros and cons of chief of staff positions? I am trying to exit consulting for better WLB and not sure if chief of staff type role makes sense

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After 2 busy seasons at big 4 can you apply to senior accounting roles that say require 4 years experience or will you be looking at a staff position

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Just received Chief of Staff position at a high growth consumer startup in NYC/SF...

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What are the benefits of being in a staff augmentation role at a client over traditional consulting projects?

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Interested in applying to other Big 4, but as a staff (1-2 YOE) I feel like I don't know a lot and worry about getting offers, but I feel like I'll grow more outside my current role. (Cont'd)

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Anyone work at VMware? Any insight into promotion ladder. Position I’m looking at is staff systems engineer. 3YOE in tech consulting.

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Thoughts on Jabian Consulting? Good boutique firm or staff aug body shop? Decent exit opps?

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Early 40s MBA prof. bored to tears in current staff aug & PMO role. Looking for a career in cloud specifically AWS for the $ & intellectual stimulation. Got certs, what roles should I target?

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Any new seniors missing PBCs requests, follow up requests, tasks to be delegated to staff, etc? I’m still settling into the role but find myself forgetting some of these details

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