Hi fellow PA fish! What experience do you think you gain out of PA vs industry?

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You cover a LOT of ground in PA very quickly. I'd always thought the line "one year in public is equitable to 2 or 3 in industry" was just Big 4 propaganda; it is not. Prior to going public I did a year in industry - I can count on both hands the number of new and valuable experiences I had in industry. I learned and did more in my first month in public than in a year as a staff accountant.

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Not being in industry not sure but yes life kinda sucks in PA and pay is trash but you learn a lot management skills at lower levels, speak with higher up accounting folks tou almost would never interact with as a staff in industry, lots of young people your age and exponentially more resources

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I’m exposed to a lot more areas of testing and pieces of a company by being in PA. I’m finishing up my 4th busy season, and through all this time I’ve tested every area of a financial statement, worked on companies going public, worked with business combinations, and gained a large network. There’s a reason they say to go public first

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