Salary scales, lease budgets and overtime included

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If you consider to work for a big four audit firm, I’d like to give you some insight in the pay you’ll receive.

One of the things that annoy me when I search or apply for jobs is that I don’t know what the salary range is.

I don’t have to know the EXACT salary upfront, but why don’t just give an indication?

“We don’t want to people to come work for us only because of the salary”

Well, let me tell you this.

Salary is pretty important. I got bills to pay and like to be able to save…


The time has come for change

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The audit profession is losing its popularity. Less and less students in the Netherlands are choosing to start their career in audit.

According to research from DUO (a Dutch governmental organization which is responsible for, amongst other things, the payment of student grants and information management) the amount of university students who choose to start in the audit profession decreased with 18% between 2014 and 2018 and is still decreasing.

What’s the reason for this?

Auditing is hella boring!

Let’s say that the image of the big four has not very much flourished the last couple of years.

Accounting scandals and criticism on the…


While keep enjoying the foods you love

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If you clicked on this, you probably want something to change.

Whether you want to lose fat or gain weight. Some even want both

Maybe you’ve tried some diets or followed some advice from your local gym dude, but it didn’t work out as expected.

All good.

I’ve been there too.

The advice I give in this article will be evidence based combined with my own experience.

The thing with research on dieting is that everybody is different.

Everybody reacts differently to a certain training or certain food. …

Walter Bray

Health | Fitness | Writing | Full-time Accountant

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