Now accepting nominations for AICPA Maximo Mukelabai Award
The 2012 Maximo Mukelabai Award recognizes a young CPA who has demonstrated outstanding service towards the advancement, stewardship and promotion of the accounting profession and selfless contributions to their community. Peers, AICPA staff, employers or State Society liaisons may submit nominations for the annual award until May 15, 2012. Self-nominations are not accepted. For more information and the application, visit Maximo Mukelabai Award.
Applications for 2012 AICPA Leadership Academy due May 15
The 2012 AICPA Leadership Academy offers a select group of 30 applicants to participate in a program that exposes them to a strong ethic of leadership and service, while providing them with a foundational set of tools and relationships that will help them expand their leadership competencies and empower them to become leaders within their organizations, communities and the CPA profession. Apply online or nominate a promising colleague before May 15, and help shape the future of the CPA profession.
Driving Inclusivity in the Workplace Webcast - February 29, 2012 at 2pm - 3:30pm Eastern
Our Webcasts can now be streamed via iPad and iPhone.
Supervisors and team leaders play a large role in influencing harmonious team collaboration and motivating the best out of their team members. However, when personal attitudes and reflections about others with differences surface, it impacts team dynamics and performance. In this webcast, presenter Heidi Brundage, CPA, SPHR and AICPA’s Senior Manager for the A&A Product Line in the newly relocated Professional Development team, will define and provide examples of inclusivity in the work environment, the factors and advantages that support the need for diversity and inclusivity, the issues behind a lack of diversity in the accounting profession and where to locate resources to enhance leadership skills. This program is free and does not offer CPE. Register Now
Now accepting nominees for AICPA Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Award
The AICPA is now accepting nominations for the 2012 Distinguished Achievement in Accounting Education Award. The award recognizes full-time college accounting educators distinguished for excellence in teaching and for national prominence in the accounting profession. The award serves a dual function: to extend profession-wide recognition to the recipient and promote role models in academia. State CPA societies and individuals may submit nominations for the annual award until March 1. Self-nominations are not accepted.