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Thoughts on moving from Big 4 audit to Financial Advisory? Pay jump would be about 50%, but the new firm is small. $25M in revenue and new office in my city - I feel like there is a good amount of risk. I’m a S1 about to be a S2

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I basically did something similar but without such a large jump in comp. Honestly I just find the work a lot more interesting and rewarding - it’s nice to have the clients recognize your value.

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