Early July is usually when compensation discussions start for the denizens of RSM, fka McGladrey, fka McGladrey & Pullen, fka RSM McGladrey (a division of H&R Block).
As you may have heard, the Obama administration announced new rules this past week that will make millions of salaried workers eligible for overtime:
Hey gang, remember a couple years ago when PwC acquired Booz & Company? Remember how we all hoped the new firm would be named something fun like Boozerhouse or BoozeCoop or Company?
Partners at accounting firms probably have a hunch about why women don't stick around, but that hunch is probably wrong:
Good news for the lion's share of you who are unexceptional: you're getting paid!
It might just prevent someone from setting the building on fire.
Speak now or forever shut your pie holes.
Think before you answer.
Aka: KPMG Kompensation Konversations or KKK for short.
Accounting Prinicpals has found that employers looking to hire accounting and finance professionals are more willing to negotiate over salary than they were "six months [...] to a year ago."