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Is anyone in B4 still going strong with their busy season?

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Harder if everyone's schedule is like yours, but my office, because there are loads of people who aren't even working weekends, it's easy for me to say, "Look, I won't be able to get this done at this time because I need sleep."

EY1 I don’t think it is PwC problem, it is that persons problem... as they say pig will always find dirt... so PWC1 will always find work. Clearly that person didn’t learn to say no but should have done so. It’s that feeling of guilt and responsibility that drives poor thing to be miserable. He or she needs to change the mindset, stand up for himself, learn to manage multiple jobs even if he needs to say no. The truth is by stretching himself on 18 engagements and working without weekends, he doesn’t deliver quality work any more as it he barely keeping up with things.

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Is it really a “season” if it never changes?

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I cannot convey the level of sadness through this app. My life is work, only work, and nothing but work

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Yep. Until 4/17 for tax folks

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Because I have no time to look for a new job

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Why do you work these shitty hours for low comp?

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Quit....

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Some ^ some of us go year round.

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EY5 you need to change something... just saying. It’s not normal.

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Some people absolutely bend over and give up even sleeping a marginally healthy amount, saw it all the time at a B4 in NYC. And then I quit! 👋🏼👋🏼👋🏼

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Guys you are depressing. Just quit working so much! Plan better next year and avoid the madness... quite honestly never worked more than 50h a week and never had to...and if I had to I would quit a long time ago.

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PwC1: learn to say no and then stick to it. I feel like the responsible people who do good work always get stuck with the most work.

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Two of my friends who are in assurance at KPMG are working a good amount of hours still.

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Yes.

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Unfortunately

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Yep. Staying until 10 for the past 3 weeks. Going to start bumping hours up next week

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Been in since mid-August.

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Wow I thought my life was sad but there are a lot of people who are sadder than me...

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I kinda feel like you all knew what you were getting yourselves into with PA.......

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The fact that leaving work at 12:30 am last night was the earliest I left in the last 3 weeks says a lot

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