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Preemptively awarding yourself the EWS award - gotta love it!

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I would like you to see if there is any possibility you can be on our team.

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I have way more respect for someone who passed with a 76 average than a 96. Like dude get a life. Do u even have friends?

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Relative to the investment, I’d say you have better odds playing the lotto

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This is the guy thats gonna blow your budget striving for perfection.

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I am qualified to be Governor of my State and President of the US, maybe I should be post it on LinkedIn.

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It is an achievement that he or she is proud of. Lets congratulate him or her.

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Strong 96 average, but wow what a flex. I’ve never seen anybody post about qualifying for an award before obtaining and being recognized.

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The kind of person that screencaps their scores to post online is exactly the kind of person I don’t want to be on a team with

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EWS is probably a better predictor of who is going to be put on a PIP than who will be a top performer tbh

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@EY6 there’s always exceptions

And it had to be EY

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The firm that I’ve noted as having the most arrogant staff is definitely not EY or KPMG. Won’t name them but you can probably guess...hint hint they like to say they are the most “prestigious”

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This guy

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This is gonna be the kid that thinks they know more than the seniors on their first day

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He will mention that he had EWS every chance he gets

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I don’t see this guy’s post as thankful. Seems like they just want to brag to their network esp when posting their CPA exam grades that no one cares about.

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I give this guy 2 years before he burns out of public

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At best. The only winner I ever worked with quit after a year to go teach English in a foreign country and the last I heard took a job as a staff accountant

This is exactly the type of person who will leave Public accounting before they even hit senior.

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Peter Olinto has a set of templates for replying to these kind of posts. Next he will add the brand of coffee depending on the score and the firm youre joining.

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If you’re 24 or younger it must be a requirement to post your self-indulging, not-so-humble brags on social media. I see this nonstop.

I need to leave to yell at the kids on my lawn.

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I saw one of these a month ago with the same type of post. That is the epitome of self promotion and who cares.

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This is like people who put their SAT scores on their LinkedIn. Who gives AF?

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Stole this from a friend ...

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Stop this

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