Friday Footnotes: BoMo Gets in the Gender Gap; NASBA At It Again; Queen of IRS Fraud Gets Effed | 01.30.15

Gender Gap = Leadership Gap Read this just for this quote: "Under Moritz's leadership, for example, PwC is making systemic changes so that those who dial down in the middle are not marked forever by those...
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(UPDATE) There’s a Settlement in the Works for the Big Overtime Suit Against PwC in California

The last update on Campbell v PricewaterhouseCoopers we had for you was back in May of last year, when the trial date was predictably changed (again), pushing the festivities off until March of this year. Well,...
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Life at Deloitte Is One Step Away From Bathroom Selfies

You know things have gone bad in your life when you're sitting in the can appreciating a heater. Simple things in life. New heater at clients coldest bathroom in nyc pic.twitter.com/h1NMMr0s9D — Life...
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You Should Take a Nap This Afternoon Because Science

Is it just me or are we most productive after a few beers at 3am? Just me, then, fine.  For most of you, rising at dawn to produce a work product from 9am by way of copious amounts of caffeine is the...
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The New Jersey Society of CPAs Is Taking Super Bowl Bets Because Of Course They Are

We're going to resist playing into New Jersey stereotypes and present this (mostly) without comment:   Post by New Jersey Society of CPAs. Now, we don't have a horse in this race but if we did, we'd...
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FAF Throws Aside Accounting Standards to Announce “The Best Press Release Ever”

Looks like happy hour started a little early in Norwalk today, as what was supposed to be a test email went out to subscribers of FAF's Action Alert as if it was a real press release: Kip later issued...
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Grant Thornton Sees Itself Out of American Realty Capital

"The accountant for eight nontraded real estate investment trusts managed by Nicholas Schorsch's privately held real estate manager, American Realty Capital, has resigned. Grant Thornton on Jan. 22 resigned...
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The Case For Coming Out at Work

Accounting firms' PR departments have seemed bent on talking about "covering" of late along with the usual diversity and inclusion nonsense, encouraging their professionals to "be themselves." As we all...
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Accounting News Roundup: Deloitte on Top Again; Farewell, KPMG; FASB Delays a Delay | 01.29.15

Deloitte retains top spot among "Big Four" accountants-survey [Reuters]Bragging rights go to Uncle D: "Deloitte has retained top spot among the world's "Big Four" accountants, a survey showed on Wednesday,...
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Busy Season Zen: This Hamster Looks a Lot Like You at Team Lunch

This busy season, you're probably going to be eating a lot of pizza. So much so that by the time busy season is over, you'll probably have a Walter White moment if anyone dares show you one more pizza. Since...
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