How to Make a Killer First Impression Your 30-Second Elevator Speech
Everyone should have one … a brief sound bite of what you do for a living. That’s what is referred to your “elevator speech,” a well-known business term that seems simple and, yet, can be so daunting to many young CPAs
Published on June 17, 2014
May I Interrupt Asserting Yourself Into a Conversation
Sometimes, it’s hard to get a word in edgewise … but now and then you have to interrupt in order to make a point or justify your position. How do you interrupt a conversation or discussion in a polite and non-confrontational manner without coming across as a total jerk? Here
Published on March 14, 2013
Enhancing Your Team-Player Skills
Are you a team player? Here are a few tips for improving your skills when working in a team-based environment.
Published on January 31, 2011
The Six Ps of Business Networking
Networking doesn’t have to be like going to the dentist, and you don’t have to abandon all dignity and becomes a slimy salesperson to be good at it. The key is to follow the six Ps and be positive, prepared, polished, professional, personable and productive.
Published on May 26, 2010
In-Demand Communication Skills
CPAs need to be good communicators. Find out the communication skill sets critical to CPAs and their career growth.
Published on January 28, 2011
The Edge - Archived Articles 2014
The Edge e-newsletter, is dedicated to providing tips and tools of interest to young professionals, including articles on building career resiliency, networking for success, and de-prioritizing the immediate to focus on the important.
Published on January 21, 2015
The AICPA's efforts to educate Americans and increase financial literacy are widespread. Access consumer and CPA financial literacy resources.
Published on July 11, 2014
Socializing for success at work
Here’s why all those water cooler conversations maybe much more important to your career than you ever realized.
Published on October 21, 2014
Session Material 2014 E.D.G.E. Conference
2014 EDGE Conference material for each session August 6-8th, 2014
Published on August 06, 2014