Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 14:33
A unique query from "anonymoose" that hit our inbox this afternoon: Who's had any experience working in the tax department for studios (Disney, Warner Bros, Sony, Fox, etc.)? Was it as rough as the...
Thursday, July 30, 2015 - 09:33
Analytic Mindset of CFOs Keeps C-Suite Harmony [CFOJ]A study from recruiting firm Russell Reynolds Associates found that CFOs' "analytical bent" evens out "the more emotionally-inflected nature” of...
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 16:34
When you wake up, someone will be complaining about how you don't know anything. Have a great time at the Disney parks, interns! Don't forget that fanny pack!☝#IILC
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 12:39
It's always amusing when a judge reprimands an accounting firm for sucking at its job.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015 - 09:31
U.S. watchdog refers PwC to ethics panel over audit of charity [Reuters]
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 18:58
In an Accountemps survey, 56% of accounting and finance professionals responded that, "they felt only somewhat prepared for their first job after graduation." Another 14% admitted that, "they were...
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 14:45
Here's someone whose thoughts ended up in our inbox: I would be interested to hear what people are paid and think of the idea of going back to Big 4 audit as a seasonal employee after leaving for...
Accounting News Roundup: Secret IPOs; PwC Wins Auditor Battle Royale for EasyJet; Simpler Inventory Accounting | 07.28.15
Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 10:01
Secret IPO Filings Feed Deal Frenzy [WSJ]Companies filing confidentially under JOBS Act provisions are becoming acquisition targets.
Monday, July 27, 2015 - 17:35
A tip from the mailbag that is sure to crush the morale of some enterprising EY audit associates: