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 know, people tell you to do it, your college hands you a guide to the accounting firms …

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 post is part 1 in a series of posts regarding the differences between working for a Big …

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 the client is like, and how working on an audit at my current employer compares to my …