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"can't wait for busy season to begin!" - said no accountant ever

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Eh, beats walkthroughs.

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Want to hear something sad? I've actually heard my coworker say this

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I've said it once. My busy season team made me regret saying it

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@PWC 2 It was a slow summer. Pretty much sat there for a month baby sitting interns

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I could go months without work and I'd love it

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I kind of like busy season.

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It's just hard to find that balance where you work just enough to make your day go by (i.e. not just doing admin), and working the equivalent of two jobs

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Can't wait for busy season to freaken end. Holy hell...

Why would you say that ever though

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I like my job, but being on vacation is so much better. 😎

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