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    The importance of externships – how to maximize your experience and secure an internship / full time spot

    11/30/2016

    My motto when it comes to externships -”if they are paying for it, take it!” One of the best ways to access Big 4 firms early in your college career is through externship programs. Externships are becoming more and more popular as competition in the job market increases, as they provide a more seamless entrance into the firms. […]

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    How much do Big 4 Partners really make?

    11/14/2016

    The pinnacle of the public accounting profession is making it to Partner. This is something that most people in public accounting think 1) is unattainable…

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    7 Values-Based PwC Interview Questions (Audit, Tax, Advisory)

    10/30/2016

    Over the years, PwC has developed its interview questions in part to assess how candidates fit within a set of core values and capabilities…

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    How to be a Big 4 interview STAR

    10/22/2016

    Let’s face it – no matter how many lists of interview questions you memorize, there are always going to be a few questions that come out of nowhere at you. While you should have answers ready to fly for the more common behavioral questions….”walk me through your resume,” or “tell me about a time you […]

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    Winter vs Summer Big 4 Internships (Deloitte, KPMG, EY, & PwC)

    10/03/2016

    If you are trying to decide between a summer or winter internship with a big 4 (KPMG, Deloitte, Pwc, or E&Y) or public accounting firm…

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    Finding your office Miyagi

    09/21/2016

    You may not be Daniel-san and you may not be assigned Mr. Miyagi, but Big 4 firms (as well as 71% of Fortune 500 companies) invest in mentoring programs for a reason: They work. Really well. A 2006 study conducted at then tech giant Sun Microsystems (acquired by Oracle in 2010), indicated that 25% of […]

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    Deloitte Interview Questions and Answers

    09/14/2016

    The interview questions that Deloitte, and all other Big 4 firms (KPMG, Ernst & Young, PwC) tend to ask of prospective employees…

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    How to network your way to a Big 4 interview

    09/07/2016

    So what do you do if the Big 4 (Deloitte, PwC, KPMG, and EY) don’t come to you directly? You have to go to them. This is what I did, and it worked…

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    31 Commonly Used Big 4 Accounting Firm Interview Questions (Deloitte, PwC, EY, KPMG)

    08/22/2016

    One of the best things you can do to prepare for an interview is to research the interview questions the Big 4 Accounting Firms…

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    7 best movies with an accountant

    08/15/2016

    In honor of #fav7films trending on twitter today, I figured it’d be a good time to reflect on movies that have an accountant SOMEWHERE in the mix. Accountants are generally not cool enough to make a movie around. Consultants started getting some air time with the show “House of Lies” on Showtime, but it’s unlikely […]

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