EY Senior Manager Finds That Work Won’t Do Itself While He’s on Parental Leave

Here we go with this again. EY is really trying to pull out its paternal leave and wave it around in everyone's faces, aren't they? In a recent Washington Post article, we meet this guy, a young dad who...
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Sometimes Life at Deloitte Involves Not Having a Life

If this is life at Deloitte, I feel terrible for this guy.   Quick start to a busy week. Four meetings down, two to go. Not sure why I chose 4:04... pic.twitter.com/zOBGHQR6zp — Life at Deloitte (@lifeatdeloitte)...
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Five Signs QuickBooks Is Failing Your Business

QuickBooks was the best fit for your business when you first started using it, but is it the right choice to drive success in the next stage of your company’s growth? With over 3.5 million QuickBooks...
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NASBA Respectfully Asks You Not to Act Like an Idiot at the CPA Exam

Long ago and far away, we wondered out loud what would happen if you tattooed CPA exam formulas on your arm. Not that we suggest doing that as tattoos are permanent while the CPA exam is temporary, but...
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Accounting News Roundup: Subprime Autos; PwC’s Plans for Africa; It’s Obvious That You Don’t Care About Your Job | 07.21.14

In a Subprime Bubble for Used Cars, Borrowers Pay Sky-High Rates [DealBook]This should all sound familiar: " Mr. Durham is one of millions of Americans with shoddy credit who are easily obtaining auto...
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The Future of Enterprise Solutions

Clearly the Internet is the future of Enterprise Computing.  And by this I mean the Internet is and will continue to change the way solutions are delivered and accessed.  Further, by delivering...
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The Future of Enterprise Solutions

Clearly the Internet is the future of Enterprise Computing.  And by this I mean the Internet is and will continue to change the way solutions are delivered and accessed.  Further, by delivering...
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Footnotes: No Choice For Rules; More Tax Avoidance; A Sexless Spreadsheet Jockey | 07.17.14

Lawmakers urge SEC chair not to allow choice of accounting rules A bipartisan group of U.S. lawmakers is urging Securities and Exchange Commission Chair Mary Jo White not to allow companies to choose between...
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Here’s Your Open Thread for Grant Thornton Compensation Discussions (2014)

This just in: GT has received performance ratings in the West Region (If not entire U.S.). Compensation talks are beginning for FY14. OH JOY, someone alert the media! Oh wait, we are the media. Well consider...
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Why Is Everyone So Tight-Lipped on the Ventas EY Audit Partner Situation?

As we found out recently, the engagement partner at EY was (probably, allegedly) banging the (now former) Chief Accounting Officer and Controller at the client (Ventas). Well, we don't know if they were...
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