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Really feeling defeated about trying to change my career to accounting...considering my choice. I have a masters in accounting, but the CPA exam is really giving me problems. Advice?

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Have you thought about dentistry?

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Um why?

On top of it, i cannot seem to land that first job in PA. I feel my age (30) as well as my lack of experience in PA is holding me back. #isaccoutingrightforme?

Feel free to PM if you are interested in some of my job hunting advice/past experience.

Depends on what you’re trying to do. If you’re willing to go entry level, there are a lot of options. If you’re looking for experienced hire, more limited.

When I started there was an intern that was 50+. It can be done!

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If you are open to looking jobs in nyc, dm me and I will connect u to the right place :)

If you are interested in a job in Philly, DM me.

Do you know of any opportunities in NJ or NYC?

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