Since WFH started, we’ve had meetings every morning for an hour for a “team update”. We have to go around and tell our managers what we are doing for the day. Are we the only one?😑 they seem so pointless
Kieckhafer Schiffer LLP
I hooked up with a guy about a year ago, and then it kind of ended. Not sure whose fault it was but he got involved with a different girl and would explicitly make out with her in front of me (cont)
Didn’t know what to major-in in college, listened to professors, ended up in accounting, romanticized by big 4 from sophomore year, didn’t explore additional opportunities since I had a job, now here
Has anyone just not met an audit deadline? If so, what happened? The one we have seems impossible to make.
Career path for internal audit? I work in advisory (mostly internal audit work) and should be promoted to manager this year. Which is nice except that I HATE the sales aspect of public accounting....
Completely misunderstood by my team and some petty shit is being turned into a big deal. Don’t even want to go to work anymore.
When they talked about busy season during recruiting I thought it was 3 months of the year and probably only really bad for no more than 2 weeks. Why didn't I realize what I was getting myself into??
Currently a S1, thinking of going back to school to become an aesthetics nurse. Any thoughts/experiences you could share?
Need some tax help.. I think I need to change my W2.. so I'm paying 13.5k in taxes a year but my estimate per IRS is like 6k. What do I change on my w2?
SF/SJ office- I am an experienced associate in PA and soo much stressed out due to work deadlines with little pay. People leaving so fast before busy season. Partners must do something for us 😢
Has anyone had experience or know someone that was an FBI special agent for accounting/finance? I am really drawn to this but I am concerned about the 50 hour minimum weeks, including odd hours and having to be on call 24/7.
I cry easily during tough conversations. How do you guys keep the waterworks at bay? Alcohol? Deep breathing?
What exactly is the benefit of having mba other than to switch careers and grow network? Not sure if I can justify the cost. Help me think through this? What about mba vs masters?
Will any 🐟 be in Cincinnati to kick off Oktoberfest the weekend of 9/17? If so please feel free to drop a burner email. I'd like to chill & meet up with like minded folks :)! 🍻
Capital Gains Q. Assume I buy a 100 stock units in February. And another 25 in August. If I sell 100 units in March the following year, will I avoid paying capital gains? 🙏🏽
Ever since my wife and I have had a baby. Seems like we are constantly fighting. Seems like I’m always in a battle. Any suggestions
I just had my 1 year anniversary in PA and I have one CPA exam passed. All of the people I work with are trying to motivate me to get them done ASAP. Am I better off powering through them and...cont.
Does turning down a Big 4 job offer, due to bad timing, hinder chances if I reapply there in a few years?
I want to use my visa gift card to pay my credit card bill. Is there any way I can turn it to cash?
Moving to India for a year due to personal reasons but wife and 2 year old kid will stay back in the US. Her employer does not offer insurance. What insurances would you recommend?
If you accidentally give a recruiter your comp on a phone screen (was taken by surprise), do you address the comp you want in the next conversation or wait until you pass the final interview?
In this edition of Airing of the Grievances: What was the cattiest/snarkiest/most underhanded thing you've written or wanted to write on a "thank you" card to a client?
Karen, how do you feel about women in power who’ve made their way to leadership roles, after being very unkind to their female counterparts in the process? It’s far too common and not discussed.
Recs for side zip straight leg pants? I’m hippy and the front zip and pockets (they often gap open) never look nice. Trying to streamline the look a bit. Have a pair of Eileen Fisher but so much $$.