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  • Traditional Templates and New Ideas: Laurence J. Stybel Creates Bridges Between The Two As A Recipe For Career Advancement.

    By Rob Starr, Big4.com Content Manager.

    “We really know professional services,” Laurence J. Stybel says and there’s no doubt that statement carries appropriate weight. He is the co-founder of Stybel, Peabody Lincolnshire, a global firm specializing in leadership and career success headquartered in Boston.

    It boasts three of the Big4 as clients. The firm was founded in 1979 and also works with [...]


  • Andrew Sobel

    Why You Must Increase Your “Live Performances” with Clients

    By Andrew Sobel, Big4 Guest Blogger

    Data and information are, by themselves, commodities. What matters is insight. And that’s why the live performance still reigns supreme.

    I recently asked a lawyer to draft a contract document for me. In truth, I was tempted to cut corners, and find something on the Internet that I could adapt. Or, to ask a recent law [...]


  • David Williams

    Deloitte Survey Finds North America M&A Market Of Choice

    By Rob Starr, Big4.com, Content Manager

    A new Deloitte poll shows business executives (40%) see North America as the top market for M&A this year. As well, almost three-quarters believe the U.S. economy will get better during the first half of 2014. David Williams, CEO, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, explains the nuances.

    Q: Why the high ranking for North America in [...]


  • Eric Oman

    Former Legislative Assistant To U.S. Senator Moves To EY And Talks About The Policies and Politics of Tax Law.

    By Rob Starr, Big4.com Content Manager.

    After more than three years as the Legislative Assistant to U.S. Sen. Michael B. Enzi (WY), a member of the U.S. Senate Finance and Budget Committees, Eric Oman has joined EY as an Executive Director in International Tax Services.

    “Looking back on my experience, I really enjoyed participating in the meetings and the briefings

    Eric Oman

    that [...]


  • Andrew Sobel

    The Secret to Turning Every Prospect into a Paying Client

    By Andrew Sobel, Big4 Guest Blogger

    One of my clients wanted to do business with a major prospect. It was an important company which would be seen as a valuable, marquis client. The company told my client point-blank, “We’re not going to do business with you. We are already well-served.” For one year they kept calling on this prospective account. They [...]


  • Jason M. Hill

    The Founding Partner of Sound Advice Consulting Services Gives A Career Development Primer For The Technology and Business Consulting Track

    By Rob Starr, Big4.com

    Jason M. Hill has his finger on the pulse of where the jobs are when it comes to auditing in general and the Big4 firms specifically. As the founding partner of Sound Advice Consulting Services, he’s been instrumental in completing several hundred consulting and direct hire searches for the firm’s clients.

    His credentials include Certified Sr. IT PM [...]


  • Alan Radding

    Where will your next partners come from?

    Alan Radding, Big4.com guest blogger

    Your own book is the best way to build a consulting practice; ask me about ghostwriting your book

    The traditional way consulting firms find partners is by cultivating them inside the organization

    Alan Radding

    and bringing them up through the ranks. A long proven approach, for sure, but it [...]


  • Target Man

    Top Ten Articles And Tools For Advancing And Improving Your Organization

    By Michael VanBruaene, Big4.com Guest Blogger

    Below are the ten articles and tools on my website that have been viewed the most in the past 12 months. Take a look.  They may be useful for your work.

    1. Useful Performance Measures & Metrics – How To Measure Efficiency & Effectiveness.

    http://www.advancingyourorganization.com/?p=1071.

    2. [...]


  • Kent E. Allison

    PwC US’s 2014 Employee Financial Wellness Survey shows gap in financial health between generations is growing

    Kent Allison, Partner and National Practice Leader of PwC’s Employee Financial Education practice, fills us in as Millennials struggle with debt and Baby Boomers gorw  more confident.

    By Rob Starr, Big4.com Content Manager

    1.  What does this study say about the overall distribution of wealth among the generations?

    Given the impact the rise in the real estate and stock markets had in year-over-year [...]


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