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  • Larry Boyer

    “Technology is Everyone’s Business” – Career Management and Technology

    Understanding a variety of technologies is critical for career development

    How many friends do you have? How often do you tweet? What apps do you use? These were some of the questions Artie Decker was asked after he was fired in one of the opening scenes of the 2012 movie Parental Guidance. Billy Crystal’s character, Artie Decker, is a long [...]


  • James Walter

    Innovative financial intelligence tools specialists acquire financial consulting services firm

    By Rob Starr, Big4.com Content Manager

    Finagraph (http://www.finagraph.com) provides automated financial intelligence tools and data verification to financial institutions. They recently announced the acquisition of BBI Financial (http://www.relationshipbankingacademy.com), a financial services firm that provides training and education programs for bankers and business owners. The deal marked a big move forward for the robust analytics and comprehensive information [...]


  • Tim Gangon

    Career advice from a dual perspective

    By Rob Starr, Big4.com Content Manager

    Professor Timothy A. Gagnon has combined accounting and law degrees into a hybrid well of information anyone currently working in The Big4 or planning a career there should dip into. His resume includes Attorney at Timothy A. Gagnon, Attorney at Law, Professor/Faculty Director MST and MSA On-line Programs at Northeastern University and Managing Member at [...]


  • remember book time with my mentor

    5 clever ways to get your mentor and sponsoring partner to help you to make partner

    Fail to use these 5 tips and you are risking sabotaging your career progression to partner in your current firm.

    In this article, Heather Townsend, co-author of How To Make Partner And Still Have A Life and The Go-To Expert, shares 5 tips based on her recent experiences of helping her client successfully get appointed to a partnership position [...]


  • Andrew Sobel New Headshot 2014

    The Six Levels of Relationships: Where are Yours?

    By Andrew Sobel, Big4 Guest Blogger

    There are six levels of professional relationships that you should be naturally moving your clients through.

    The first two are pre-client:

    Level 1: Contact

    This is the starting point. We meet someone, have a brief conversation, and exchange business cards. We may stay in touch over the years, but there is little interaction. The individual is primarily [...]


  • Allie Rutherford

    EY’s Allie Rutherford named to 2014 NACD Directorship 100 list

    By Rob Starr, Big4.com Content Manager.

    Along with her colleague, Stephen R. Howe, Jr., EY’s Allie Rutherford was named to the list recognizing the most influential leaders in the boardroom and corporate governance community. Rutherford is the Director of Corporate Governance in the EY Center for Board Matters and she answered a few questions via email.

     

    What does it mean to be [...]


  • Dewey Martin

    Husson University Faculty Member With 33 Years Experience Talks About Honing An Accounting Career

    By Rob Starr, Big4.com Content Manager

    “The younger generation is not so interested in networking the way the older generation did.”

    We knew there were several possible avenues to pursue when we contacted Professor Dewey Martin, CPA, CMA, about adding his valued input to our library already covering a wide range of topics on career development in the Big4. It was obvious [...]


  • Gabrielle Solomon

    The Big 4 take the top spots among business students in 2014 rankings of the World’s Most Attractive Employers from Universum and CNNMoney

    By Rob Starr, Big4.com Content Manager

    Deloitte, KPMG, PwC and EY take four of the top five spots right behind Google as the World’s Most Attractive Employers for the generation that’s taking a different approach to work. We asked two of the experts involved to help us understand how these results are coloring the future Big 4 landscape.

    1.       Can you better [...]


  • Todd Dewett PhD

    DO IS THE NEW LEAD

    by Todd Dewett, PhD, www.drdewett.com, todd@drdewett.com

    I find that the discussion of leadership often becomes too convoluted and complex.  The typical professional is ridiculously busy and could really use a simple way of thinking about the topic.  So, if I could only offer one piece of simple and actionable leadership advice, here it is:  stop spending so much time thinking about [...]


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