2nd Year Associate Leaves for Technology Company

How many years had you been with the firm when you left?

2 years

What job/industry did you leave for? 

Senior Accountant role with a technology company

What was the primary reason you left? 

Work life balance

On a scale from 1-10 (10 being the highest) how do you value the experience you gained at the firm?

8 or 9– but honestly not the work experience, more so the big 4 name on my resume

What do you miss most about the firm?

At this point, nothing.  Earlier on I missed the social aspects– happy hours, co-workers all around my age..etc.

Do you regret leaving?


Had you stayed, would you have been on the “partner track”?