BDO just announced pay cuts for Three months. Thoughts?

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Mini poll - Best firm among Tier 2: (also would be lovely to know why) 💜 - GT ❤️ - BDO 💚 - RSM

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How to you think your firm handled the pandemic? I'm not at all impressed with how BDO handled it, and I'm thinking of making a switch. I think how a firm handles a crisis says a lot about th… more

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Is moving from big 4 to a firm like BDO or RSM really gonna be any different? I feel it’s like it’s mostly the same big 4 or not

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I applied for a tax position at BDO and just got the offer letter. It turned out to be that this is a temporary employment. I remember I did not apply for a temp position, and the interviewers did not… more

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What is the general opinion of BDO?

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Hey BDO - I just heard that y’all have to use MS teams for ad hoc discussions since y’all can’t use a cell phone. How are y’all still performing client service when no one can pick up a phone besides … more

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Hi 🐠, I'm an intern that started at BDO this January. I will also be interning at a Big 4 this summer before graduating with a BBA this fall. Heard from some of my alumni pals that's its bett… more

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Has anyone transferred from PwC or another B4 to a firm like RSM? How are you received? Some have told me there is a stigma that you’re coming to chill. I would be doing because I think there is a … more

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Assurance Associate 2 here at PwC. I got an offer to work at the BDO ARAS practice with a starting salary higher than some seniors here. Anyone here in the BDO ARAS practice know what its like?

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I'm currently mulling over two offers, between being a Manager in a brand new consulting practice at BDO, or a Sr. Consultant in the same niche sector at Deloitte. BDO pays more for now as a Manag… more

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Does anyone have any good or bad experiences they can share about working for or interviewing at Siegfried, CFGI, AEW Consulting, or BDO.

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BDO did not mention much about raises other than it will be bigger than 2019 but what about other firms, do you know how your raises and bonus will be?

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Crowe vs RSM vs GT vs BDO? Company culture overall?

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Clearly PwC is Gryffindor, Deloitte is Slytherin - How about EY and KPMG? I'm feeling EY is Ravenclaw, but also saw people saying colors don't match... Thoughts? Bonus: Is BDO = Muggles?

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Why leave Big 4 for BDO or GT or RSM? Thoughts?

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So is this BDO acquisition confirmed? They hinted at growth through investments several times? PwC BDO

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How does RSM compare to BDO?

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I am curently a tax senior at BDO in Texas. I interviewed and got 4 offers from the following firms and need advise choosing the best offer: Grant Thornton, Weaver (remotely), CohnReznick (remotely) a… more

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Do any of the big 4 (or RSM, BDO, GT) still give senior manager promo bonuses? EY stopped the $8k bonus this year saying it was not “market” and that no competitors give one so was just curious (hear… more

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I work at BDO but I have talked with some people who are leaving their firm to go B4 for the name. Is the name BDO big enough to be able to snag me one of the jobs we hear about that B4 people get? Or… more

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RSM v. BDO?

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Does BDO have any decent benefits? Phone expenses? Bonus? Rewards ?

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Does Big 4 or other mid tier accounting firms use teams and actually let people use Teams teams? Just found out that BDO doesn't allow tax engagement teams to use teams in Teams to coordinate on e… more

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What are some reasons tax folks move from B4 to mid-size firms (e.g., BDO, Moss Adams, Crowe)? Is it always just to fast track their career?

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Forensic Accounting 🐠 - For those of you who feel “trapped” or “pigeonholed”: Is this because you think you lack transferable skills, certifications, or an MBA? Or do hiring managers in other service… more

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What’s it like switching from a big 4 to a mid tier (RSM, BDO, GT)? Culture wise, hours wise? Is it more relaxed or more stressed at a mid tier?

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Exploring the option of switching to CLA. Would there be a pay decrease if I went from BDO or CLA? How is the work life balance at CLA in busy season?

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How’s the pay at BDO M&A tax as a newly promoted manager? Interested in New York position.

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I am in the process of interview for BDO for other role that is not being an EA - was offered around 20% salary than I do now. Would you think is worth the company change? Any insight on culture for B… more

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Feels like this bowl has taken a more wholesome turn- from ASD and the creepy AH guy to Planner and BDO

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Have an interview with BDO today. Can anyone advise what their busy seasons are like? I know they’ve been growing like crazy through acquisitions. Thanks!

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What’s the flexibility like at RSM, BDO and Baker Tilly? At my current firm no one gives AF when I work so during the summer on nice days I work early in the morning then at night, other than meetings… more

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BDO folks - how much do you work on average during busy season? I had a recruiter from BDO call me and say it’s 55 on average this time of year. Then went into how they know well in advance before som… more

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Thoughts on leaving a B4 for Mid market firm like BDO? Will my stress level/hours go down or is it just the same thing somewhere else?

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BDO folks - how much do you work on average during busy season? I had a recruiter from BDO call me and say it’s 55 on average this time of year. Then went into how they know well in advance before som… more

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BDO peeps - which health insurance company does BDO use?

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Need advice. I may have a chance to land either at BDO or Deloitte. Comp aside, which firm do you think is a better place to be? How do they differ in terms of hours, how they treat employees and ex… more

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Typical audit busy season hours expectation for mid size firms (GT, BDO, RSM)? I know it depends on industry/team/managers, but ballpark? 55, 70, 80?

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What are bonuses and raises to for manager promo like at bdo ?

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