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Big 4 Accounting Firms Podcast: Accounting Career Tips and Accounting News

We discuss the latest accounting news and accounting career tips on how to succeed at the big 4 accounting firms. Learn the rankings of the largest public accounting firms in the world, big 4 interview tips, big 4 salary details, big four news and career tips. We also discuss other topics like what it takes to pass the CPA exam and how to be a successful accountant. We cover the latest news regarding Pricewaterhousecoopers, Ernst and Young, Deloitte and KPMG.
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May 29, 2021

In today's podcast we discuss news that KPMG is changing the way they work which includes camera free fridays. 

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May 28, 2021

In today's podcast we discuss news that KPMG is building a capability center in Orlando Florida. They will be creating 350 new jobs as a result. 

https://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/kpmg-to-bring-350-jobs-to-orlando-with-opening-of-capability-center-301288390.html

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May 26, 2021

In this episode I wanted to discuss what it takes to work at the big 4 accounting firms in 2021. 

There are certain things about the big 4 job that people don't realize. There is high turnover. Client turnover. Things become monotonous. 

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May 26, 2021

In today's podcast we discuss a press release about EY's new ransomware solutions and alliance with Crowdstrike. 

Check out the press release:

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/crowdstrike-ey-announce-expansion-alliance-120000536.html

Check out EY's alliance with Crowdstrike

https://www.ey.com/en_gl/news/2020/10/ey-announces-alliance-with-crowdstrike-to-transform-cyber-risk-management-capabilities

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May 25, 2021

In today's podcast, I discuss a few news stories. 

First up, KPMG had a big win over the weekend at the PGA with Phil Mickelson. 

https://golf.kpmg.us/kpmg-golf-news/mickelson-pga-championship-third-round-recap.html

Then there was big news coming out of PwC's 3rd annual crypto hedge fund report. 

https://www.pwc.com/gx/en/financial-services/pdf/3rd-annual-pwc-elwood-aima-crypto-hedge-fund-report-(may-2021).pdf

Lastly, we discuss a new government contract that Deloitte won. 

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May 22, 2021

In today's podcast we discuss news about KPMG being sued over their Carillion audit. 

We also discuss a tip from a listener about bonuses that KPMG will providing to their staff next week. 

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May 20, 2021

In today's podcast we discuss the future of accounting for cryptocurrencies and blockchains. 

Specifically we focus on an article from accounting today. 

https://www.accountingtoday.com/news/decrypting-crypto-opportunities-and-obstacles-for-accountants

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May 19, 2021

In today's podcast we discuss news that EY will invest 100 million into a new blockchain solution. 

https://cointelegraph.com/news/ey-invests-100-million-to-expand-blockchain-product-suite-launches-defi-contract-simulator

2. We also discuss news about an increase in the restatement of SPACs

https://news.bloombergtax.com/financial-accounting/restatements-surge-as-spacs-stumble-over-same-accounting-error-1

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May 18, 2021

In today's podcast we discuss a news story about a tweet from EY News. 

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May 18, 2021

In today's podcast we discuss a few news stories. 

1. BDO is looking at changing to a work from home work model

2. KPMG hires 4 people in their governmental practice

3. Deloitte digital works with snapchat

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May 13, 2021

In today's podcast we cover a couple of news stories

1.First we discuss a washington post article from pwc about cybersecurity in the U.S. 

https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2021/05/12/colonial-pipeline-attack-shows-need-more-modern-approach-cybersecurity/

2. Next we discuss an article from ey about cybersecurity

https://www.ey.com/en_us/consulting/questions-to-expose-gaps-in-company-cyber-resiliency

Lastly, we discuss news of binance being investigated by the U.S. government. 

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May 13, 2021

In today's podcast we discuss a few news stories. 

1. KPMG invests in magic audit glasses. Check out the news story on accounting today -- https://www.accountingtoday.com/news/innovations-in-audit-kpmg-deploys-smart-glasses

2. Deloitte provides DEI services -- https://hbr.org/sponsored/2021/05/how-business-leaders-can-build-a-more-equitable-workforce

3. PwC UK Alumni stories -- https://www.pwc.co.uk/who-we-are/alumni.html

 

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May 11, 2021

In today's podcast we discuss the fact that the big 4 are winning more government work. Check out the link here:

https://www.consultancy.com.au/news/3372/big-four-win-millions-in-government-consulting-contracts

We also discuss a press release about KPMG partnering with a law firm to offer immigration services. 

https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210509005026/en/Ogletree-Deakins-and-KPMG-Law-Join-Forces-in-a-New-Alliance

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May 10, 2021

In today's podcast we discuss whether or not it is easier to make big 4 partner in 2021 versus in the past. Is the partner position growing or shrinking? Is it still good to try to be an audit partner? 

https://big4accountingfirms.com/the-blog/big-4-partner-growth-2021/

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May 7, 2021

In today's podcast we discuss several news stories. 

First up we discuss news about KPMG changing the way they work in the UK. KPMG is allowing their employees to work less form the office post covid. 

Then we discuss two news stories where former big 4 accountants becamse CFOs. One is going to become the CFO at Godaddy. The other is going to become the CFO at NYDIG. 

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May 6, 2021

In today's episode we speak about news that EY will pay out bonuses in the UK. 

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May 5, 2021

In today's episode I discuss some reasons that you might not be getting hired by the big 4 accounting firms. 

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May 4, 2021

In this episode, I discuss how to fix many issues with the big 4 accounting firms with contract work. 

Contract work can help people grow in their careers, and it can also help the firms avoid more scandals. 

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May 4, 2021

In this podcast I recommend a book that everyone in the big 4 should read. 

It is Fire Me I Beg You by Robbie Abed. 

You can get the book here -  https://amzn.to/3xJ010d

Check out his website for this book here - https://firemeibegyou.com/career-advancement/

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