Recruiting season

University is back in session, and so is recruiting for public accounting! As you’re meeting the firms for the first time, here are a couple of pointers: RESEARCH THE FIRMS (okay, just one pointer for this post.) I… Read More

Big 4 vs Regional Firms 2: Atmosphere

Earlier this month I wrote a post about some basic differences between working for a regional accounting firm and a Big 4 accounting firm (Deloitte, KPMG, PWC or Ernst & Young). I discussed the differences in sizes, clients,… Read More

Big 4 vs Regional Firms Part 1

I have written about the topic of Big 4 accounting firms vs smaller, regional accounting firms before. However, now that I have a little more work experience, I thought I’d post an updated discussion on my thoughts. This… Read More

First Audit Work

Next week I’ll be heading out to my first client with this firm to do some preliminary audit work. I’m excited about having some real work to do for a few days. I’m also interested to see what… Read More