It's amazing what some people do during the interviewing
process. One follow-up practice that is not favored by
accounting firms (and most companies) is the post-interview
text message. Nothing can replace a handwritten post-interview
note sent via the postal service.
Some employers have reported getting such text messages with
those pesky smiley faces. These "emoticons" can really
backfire. Blane Ruschak, National Director of University
Relations and Recruiting at KPMG stated, "We don't feel
emoticons have a place in formal communications." They feel so
strongly about it that the firm considers it a sufficient
offense to put job candidates out of the running. I could not
Questions & Advice
Tenant Improvement Credit/Allowance
Our landlord gave us a Tenant Improvement allowance in the form
of a credit not cash. Should this be included in my Deferred
Rent schedule or should that be booked as a separate entry?
Share your suggestions today!
A reader would like to get some clarity as to when to classify
a transaction as "Deferred" vs. "Prepaid." For example, when do
you use "Deferred Rent" vs. "Prepaid Rent?"
Add your input!