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Someone at EY Had an Axe That Needed Grinding On Their Way Out the Door

On Oct. 7, someone on the way out the door at EY decided now was as good a time as any to air those final grievances and perhaps warn those who hadn’t yet experienced the full force of “bad fit” just what happens when you don’t fall in line. It’s posted on Reddit and the 154 comments that resulted are full of examples that show what this individual experienced is certainly not an isolated case (but we knew that). For the sake of those with bad eyes, the screenshot is…

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How Is #TaxTwitter Holding Up Before the Oct. 15 Deadline?

About as well as you’d expect: I realized I forgot to file an extension for my brother’s return how is everyone else doing today — Lorilyn Wilson, CPA (@LorilynWilson) October 14, 2021 Got up yesterday at 7:30am. What time did I go to bed? I’ll let you know when that happens. Yep, this tax season is the worst. #TaxTwitter — Zbylut on Taxes (@TaxHacker) October 14, 2021 12 hours yesterday, 6.5 hours detail reviewing k-1 inputs on a single return, starting to die a little inside. how is #TaxTwitter doing…

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[UPDATED] PwC Australia Diversity and Inclusion Manager Who Mocked Chinese Accents Had to Be Told You Aren’t Supposed to Mock Chinese Accents

[Updated original post from Sept. 28 with additional information on PwC Australia’s internal investigation. Update is at the bottom of this article.] Australian Financial Review has a blockbuster of an exclusive this morning, one that involves “a human resources executive dressed as a bat from Wuhan” and a senior manager of diversity and inclusion mocking Chinese accents at a PwC Australia trivia event last week. From AFR: The virtual trivia was run by members of PwC’s human resources team as a work event for the national infrastructure division. These senior…

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