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Anyone looking to leave accounting entirely?

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I don't get why y'all wanna leave the debits and credits life

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Oh god yes. I want to be an architect...

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I've thought about it but idk where to go

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I am leaving accounting and going into HR, recruiting to be more specific.

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Thanks! I find a lot of EY folks go that route within the firm. Beat of luck!

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Thank you so much ! 💪🏻

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Yep

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What was the process of moving to recruiting? I've thought about doing the same

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Moving to either PE or IB once I get enough TAS experience and pass one part of the CFA exam

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@PwC 2 Balancing design and engineering vs balancing assets and liabilities

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Thought about it some days.......

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Me - about to bounce next week

For the folks who are leaving, what are you thinking of venturing into?

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Sales or retail management

I am doing outside EY since corporate recruiting jobs are a dead end.

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