Specializations & Credentials
Specializations and credentials are a great way to steer your career path toward something that’s in demand, something that could give your career a boost or something that you’ve always been interested in.
Published on September 05, 2013
17-year-old becomes one of the worlds youngest CPAs
Through hard work and determination, Belicia Cespedes earned the credential before she was even eligible to vote.
Published on February 17, 2015
Masters Degrees Defined
After achieving a degree in accounting and now working full time, would you have the time and energy to go back to school? In today’s job market and in the real world, what kinds of benefits will a master’s degree bring and what kind of degree should you get? In
Published on May 14, 2013
Time - Its All About Managing
Who wouldn’t want more time in the day? Time management is one of those tasks that, on the surface, seems easy … but if you’re juggling a full workload, personal commitments, and still want to have time for a “life,” how do you squeeze more time in your day? Here
Published on December 14, 2011
Off the Hinges Accounting Engagements
Here what Michele Coleman CPA, manager of General Accounting for Doctors Community Hospital in Lanham, Maryland had to say about what she does and how the Leadership Academy impacted her career
Published on July 09, 2013
Specialized Interest Centers
The AICPA has developed the Audit Quality Centers, as well as a series of AICPA Special Interest Centers to provide valuable resources for CPAs in specialized practice areas.
Published on October 31, 2013
Overview of the CPA Profession
The accounting profession can be a complicated place to navigate when you lack familiarization of the various players in this community and their respective roles. Here’s an overview of the entities with a description of their primary objectives.
Published on September 24, 2012
Obtaining the CGMA Designation A Global Perspective
What’s the Certified Global Management Accounting (CGMA) designation all about—and how can hit help you? Several young CPAs discuss how the CMGA provided a boost to their career, improved their knowledge, and positioned them for additional opportunities in their companies.
Published on September 06, 2013
3 Steps to Building Your Career
Young CPAs want to stand out in their firms and companies to get promoted, excel, etc. Here are some ways to do that, including obtaining credentials (and we would list the AICPA credentials with links), actively seeking business opportunities, serving as a valued asset the company through smarter uses of
Published on September 16, 2013