{ "media_type": "text", "post_content": "If you make six figures and can't manage to save anything... you're the problem with this country 👊 http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-09-20/make-six-figures-there-s-a-decent-chance-you-ve-got-almost-nothing-in-the-bank", "post_id": "57e965eea7f1410e00742c26", "reply_count": 6, "vote_count": 13, "bowl_id": "564a5cdb94887803001dd07c", "bowl_name": "Accounting", "feed_type": "crowd" }
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Lots of people buying iPads to keep in their bathrooms.

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When they say "savings account" are they including investments/401k? That's a pretty important distinction. Just because you don't have an emergency fund doesn't mean you aren't saving.

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Hookers and blow are expensive.

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Come live in NYC or SF and then talk 😂

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Eh let em be. Somebody's got keep working when I'm retired at 45

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I would think they factored in how much those people have in their checking accounts/401k but who knows. Looks like they cntrl+shift+L -ed that shit, filtered for SAV, and churned out some click bait

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How much do HR managers make?

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Question for the recruiters and hiring managers. What are your thoughts and industry ethical practices for “poaching” talent from competitors to fill a vacancy in the tight labor market that we’re seeing in pharma advertising?

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I work remotely and will be relocating across country with my partner in a few months for their new job. My company does not do any automatic cost of living salary increases for voluntary moves, but I can negotiate salary with my manager for this. I have only been with the company for a few months and am new to the industry in general. I will be moving to a high cost of living area and my salary will not cut it in the new area. How should I approach negotiating a salary increase?

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Hello Guys,

I am joining a Big4 firm and my ultimate goal is to work with FAANG companies. Does FAANG companies gives better weightage to big4 resume when shortlisting candidate compared to Indian Service based companies?

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Hi Folks, how many interview rounds will be there for Senior Test Engineer?

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Why is everyone here so triggered by the White Tiger? That’s how the majority of India lives, please get outside your white collar bubbles. And stop saying “the media always shows poverty”, they also released shows like Bollywood Wives and Indian Matchmaking.

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Anyone have files (i.e. spreadsheets or docs) that they use for BI requirements gathering? Started a project to build out a dashboard and I'd be grateful for anything that helps in framing discussions and taking notes

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Hey everyone! Healthcare attorney here in NY big law. Where are others from?

Any recommendations on good actively managed ETFs? I really like anything from Ark but want to research more

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Is KPMG managing director same as deloitte SM?

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Happy Lesbian Visibility Day! 🏳️‍🌈

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Why do managers without MBAs make less than new senior MBAs? Honest answer please. Thanks!

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Should close the Sprints on its own too

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Any idea what a reasonable salary is for a strategic sourcing specialist in the PNW? I currently work in allocations and graduate with a dual MBA/MS in two weeks.

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My team is trying to find a better way to track talent. We have an ATS we like for everything but tracking the talent pipeline. Anyone have good one off tools they use for talent pipeline tracking? Even better if it integrates with Microsoft Teams.

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As of today the last of my airline status is now gone. I’m starting from scratch in a dual-hub city, Chicago, what are your preferences between American and United airlines?

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Thoughts on PHR/SPHR/SHRM-CP certs? I have approximately 9 years of HR exp and my bachelors and MBA. Been debating on whether or not I need to fulfill my urge to get a certification. Wanted to get some thoughts around whether you have a similar background and opted to or opted to not get their certification? Thanks!

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Hi NYC! Future New York resident over here wondering if any strategists would be willing to chat? Looking for any opportunities or just generally connecting, thank you!

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Why is that instead of having accountability for things that aren’t fair, women resort to calling men incels

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Hey FB, I'm writing a research paper on the new CEIV certification. What are your thoughts on it? Do you see it as beneficial, do you think it will affect PA significantly? Any thoughts appreciated!

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Is anybody familiar with EY policy regarding reimbursement for TSA precheck application fee.

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@managers: My manager made me a take a train home to a suburb 11pm. I ended up taking a Uber anyway since but I’m nervous to expense it. It was $60 bucks, if I expense it will it get back to him?

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Just starting in Deloitte and I have been out of Public Accounting for several years now. I am a mom of 2 and got hired into there Accounting Reporting and Advisory group. Can anyone share what the weekly hours expectations will be?Deloitte

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Trying to figure out what is the best way to deal with a Senior that thinks that they're a partner.

Partners, managers, supervisors are pretty laid back, but this person is sometimes very pushy. They've gone as far as calling staff to verify why they called in sick.

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What do I do when the reviewer wrote a review about me without having a discussion with me before submission? #whereistherespect

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I’m a CPA in the US with public (big 4 financial services) and industry experience (tech). I’m looking to re-locate to the UK. I’m struggling getting any traction with recruiters or job interviews. I’ve applied at all the big 4 (EY, PwC, KPMG, Deloitte) and many other companies. I’ve also connected with dozens of people on LinkedIn and still have been unsuccessful. Any help or tips would be appreciated.

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Interviewer reached out to me through text to schedule the call and now I want to follow up but I’m not sure if I should text them back. I’ve had interviews with this company in the past and I can probably figure out the email but should I do that, text back for an update (they said they’d get back to me later that day), or just wait?

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Non-specialized Tax Senior on a reduced schedule - stay until Manager? Trying to figure out next steps for eventually leaving PA. I do a little of everything (regional firm), so prob disadvantaged :(

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How many vacation days did you take this year?

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Does anyone else wish there was a physical mute button for the microphone on your iPhone earbuds??? 💡

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Do PwC international firms provide corporate cards to the employees? Mainly looking for PwC Australia and PwC New Zealand

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cannot do tax anymore! Tax is too difficult for me, even though I hold an accounting bachelor and master, still feel what I have learnt could not apply to the actual work. Any suggestions?

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Turned down offer for S3 position at mid tier firm that was 20% more in base salary. Should I call them back?

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How to tell your first year associates to stop talking all the time? Recommendations?

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Has anyone ever been fired? If so how, and what led up to it?

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Manager is just now deciding to review the comments he left.... After we filed.

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I once had a co-senior who was proud that she graduated magna cum laude in undergrad (I didn't bother asking what school). Yet she did not know how to do the test of reasonableness of payroll expense.

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What are some reasons tax folks move from B4 to mid-size firms (e.g., BDO, Moss Adams, Crowe)? Is it always just to fast track their career?

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Survived the “performance” separations and now this.

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When that one staff does yet another judge worthy thing and everyone gets quiet and starts frantically typing. You know Skype is lit. 💅🏾💅🏾💅🏾💁🏼💁🏼💁🏼

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