Additional Posts in Accounting
If your law firm has no attorneys who are female or people of color, I’m not referring cases to your firm. It’s 2020, do better. Diversity needs to stop being seen as “a nice thing to have” and it needs to be necessary to stay in business. Diverse perspectives are how law firms succeed, I want to see more firms that understand that.
How much hours do you work during busy season and non-busy season? I work 60 hrs/wk on average during non busy season on PD and admin, and 70-90 hrs during busy season. Is this normal?
Lawyers and consultants are matches made in heaven. Who better to understand your antsy ass than another anal retentive insecure overachiever who, too, suffers from night sweats over late timesheets
First time home buyer here. I’m trying to buy by summer and in a super hot market where literal shacks are starting to climb more than half a mil. I don’t have enough upfront cash for 20% down, and lots of folks say you need an agent to represent you to make you look more serious in the buy. My question (more like a plea) is this: should I even bother and how?
Found a cockroach in my fucjkng food while eating. (In my room).. they offered 20k Marriott points as compensation. Obviously this is ridiculously low but I really like the staff here.... thoughts?
Anyone else hitting a bowl or two every night before bed? Or am I the only one who uses that busy season coping mechanism?😌😶🌫️
Be honest, are budgets coming back in Q1?
A recruiter reached out asking if i could send copies of decks i worked on for previous clients. They wanted to see how I pitch to senior executives.
PSA: Do not ever do this as a recruiter. Ever.
Is banking worth the money? One of my buddies does cyber security and makes ~200k with barley a 9-5
Am I the only tall white guy who wears vineyard vines and works out and now everyone thinks I’m a fuckboi and wants to bang?
So I went on Amazon to buy The Partner Track by Helen Wan since I wanted to read the book before the new Netflix tv show based on it comes out and I found another book abt a woman lawyer called Partner Track (no The) by Cat Wynn. I decided to read that first and I must say it’s really good so far! Veryyyyy *spicy* if you know what I mean. Just wanted to share!
Would anyone working at ZS Associates be willing to discuss day-to-day work and type of projects, preferably at the consultant level? Trying to make the switch to strategy consulting and want to see if my background would fit what they are looking for. I would really appreciate any time anyone has, even if it’s just for an email or two.
Happy Fri 🐠. Hope everyone is safe and well. Longest dry spell I have had in my entire life, and not by choice. But we must be safe, for ourselves & others. Fortunately in a city with very low rates!
I am in analytics. How much should I be paid as an associate media analyst in Chicago? Im currently paid 50k
Has anyone ever used a brand to influencer marketplace? I’ve heard mixed reports on BrandSnob and Influnecer.co.
Last week at my current firm. Other than closing out matters, is there anything else I should be doing or checking on? Still need to confirm my medical benefit coverage. Anything else?
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Does anyone else hate these audit milestones as much as I do? All the partners are on vacation and didn't review anything. So much stress for August.
What’s the best way going about leaving audit and finding an exit opportunity that isn’t in internal audit or financial reporting?
Wish firms would put more effort into retaining talent vs outside hires and asking us to basically become recruiters.
When is the right time to leave public?
Just put my status on away and went to a bar #friday
I think we should rename 'rolex' to Mr. FB. It just isn't a post without his comment. Wait for it...
My manager (who I don’t have the best relationship with) is consistently on his phone during meetings. I don’t feel like he’s engaging with the topic and I find it rude. How would you give feedback?
Good luck with that
Deloitte to Require Staff to Be Vaccinated at U.S. Locations
I am reviewing the technical aspect of the cnew FASB ED for cash flow statement. Any idea what to look, in evaluating the technical aspect to f the ED? Please share your experience. Thank u
Is it a good career move to go from public accounting to the PCAOB as an inspection specialist and then back to public accounting or even allowed ?
For those of you who transitioned from an on-site position to a 100% remote position, what disadvantages did you encounter? How about surprising advantages?
I was told by a manager that I have to potential to be a senior for one year and move to manager ASAP, but I can't pass my CPA 😭 I struggle focusing when trying to study...how can I focus?
I am a new manager considering leaving to go into industry. What are the pros to staying another year as a manager? I’m not sure I can do another busy season.
So I am a strong performer at level in my group based on billable hours, ratings, etc but have not established a good relationship with a certain partner that happens to have a good relationship with
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