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For those of you that left b4 and got a job in finance or fp&a, is the grass really greener or do you end up hating your job and go for an MBA to do something else?

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Honest question and not trying to be a smartass: How would you define green grass in the first place? And is it possible that one could be on brown grass/dead grass/dormant grass in the current state (in this case as a B4 auditor) and he/she is really just looking for any shade of green grass, and not necessarily greener grass elsewhere?

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And so given that auditing doesn't require you to think too much at work, but somehow doing it is essential to career success is baffling.

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Finance and FP&A are two very different worlds if you mean IB when you’re referencing finance

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