I recently had the honor to be invited to a seminar at one of the largest accounting firms in the world. After a tour of their brand new facility, we spent the rest of the day listening to panels and speakers on a wide-ranging number of topics – from diversity in the workplace to auditing robots (I won’t get to that one in this post). It was an impressive display to say the least – in terms of both office space and their capabilities.
I left that afternoon in a state of childlike wonder. It’s easy to get engrossed in your own little world and lose perspective of where you stand in the grand scheme. As a refresher for the reader, in my accounting practice I work on my own – an army of one, if you will. So to spend time at a company that employs hundreds of thousands across the world was a bit humbling. Read more