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Just Think, An EY UK Partner Was Allowed to Keep His Job After (Allegedly) Telling a Female Co-Worker This (UPDATE)

[UPDATE] Neil Hutt quit or was forced to resign or whatever. Point is, he no longer works at EY in the UK. From the The Times of London on Nov. 13: EY, the Big Four accountancy group, has accepted the resignation of one of its partners, who told a female trainee “I’m going to f*** you” over lunch on an annual company ski trip. Neil Hutt, 51, initially kept his job despite a tribunal ruling that he had behaved in an “obscene and aggressive” way. After the backlash to reports this…

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BDO Is Moving Into Ronald McDonald’s Old Stomping Grounds

If someone were to say, “BDO is fucking clown shoes,” he or she wouldn’t be wrong. And it’s not because of the firm’s horrendous auditing of late. It’s because a BDO USA digital advisory business will soon be based in “The House That Ronald Built.” On Nov. 10 Crain’s Chicago Business reported: The billionaire hair-care mogul who bought the vacant, former McDonald’s corporate campus in Oak Brook [Illinois] in 2019 has landed his first new office tenant, a deal his venture hopes will validate the longtime home of the Golden Arches…

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Accounting Newsletter 

Big 4 Item of the Week on eBay: Deloitte Haskins & Sells Luggage ID Tag

Now that air travel is starting to open up again for those of you in public accounting (I know, it’s mostly client and project dependent at this point), this week’s Big 4 Item of the Week on eBay is a must-have for all you longtime Deloitters. You’ll be the envy of your fellow business travelers waiting at the luggage carousel when your suitcase arrives with this old-school leather Deloitte Haskins & Sells luggage ID tag. The description from the seller says: Vintage Brown Leather Deloitte Haskins & Sells Travel Luggage…

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Accounting Advices 

Promotion Watch ’21: Crowe Adds 45 New Partners and Principals

Crowe recently announced a slimmed-down class of 45 new partners and principals who will get their special light-up pens on April 1, 2022—compared to the 102 partners and principals who were promoted on April 1 of this year. Here are the 34 men and 11 women who will be constantly pestered by Crowe CEO Mark Baer starting next April: dvisory Ryan SilvinoBrent Warren udit and assurance McCrae BennettMike BertiBrian BrueggemanLisa CarleyRyan DemingAndrey DragunNatalia HailenScott HicksClark HornstraBrian JacksonBrent KirkpatrickPatrice MullerJason NaberMark ParkhurstMatthew RosenblattJames Statler Consulting Alejandro AlvarezMegan BeasleyJoshua BrownEric BuschJoe DurhamBrad…

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