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Currently considering offers from 2 big 4 firms for entry level audit opportunities. I’m a bit concerned about the burn out that everybody’s talking about in PA. Any advice on how to avoid it or at least minimize the effects?

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It’s not as bad as everyone makes it. Sometimes it sucks but sometimes it doesn’t. Just set boundaries early on. If you’re too busy, don’t say yes to every engagement you’re asked to be on. It is OK to say no every now and then or else you will have too much work to possibly do and won’t be able to do a good job at the work that you do have time for.

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