Off the Hinges Assignments Kelly Mann and the K-9 Training Team
When you’re a CPA, you can get caught in some of the most interesting—and sometimes a few of the most unnerving situations. This was the case for Kelly Mann. While working late one night on an assignment as a staff auditor for a boat manufacturer, the warehouse she was working
Published on September 05, 2012
How to Avoid the Time-Drain in Volunteer Service
Everyone loves a volunteer, or at least organizations do when someone steps up, raises his or her hand, and makes a commitment. Yet, many groups may take advantage of your goodwill by demanding too much of your time. Here are some scenarios with solutions on what to say and do
Published on August 19, 2013
5 Tips You Need to Cross Sell Your Firms Services
What you don’t know about cross selling. Discover tips that are ideal for young CPAs to know—or for that fact, anyone in your firm or organization. Rob Berger, a graduate of the 2012 AICPA Leadership Academy, offers his advice.
Published on May 14, 2014
Taking a Vaca Turn off the Technology!
Everyone deserves to take a vacation, yet due to service demand in our profession, choosing the right time of the year to take a break can be challenging. In our always-on environment, do you have to stay connected, and if you don’t, what are the consequences? The answers are based
Published on September 24, 2012
Young CPA Infocasts
To help address the unique career development needs of younger members and those new to the profession, the Young CPA Network offers quarterly web-based presentations covering a variety of workplace, career and leadership topics of interest to young professionals, CPA candidates and newly licensed CPAs.
Published on October 23, 2013
Dos and donts for office holiday parties
The office holiday party can feel like a social minefield. It’s hard to know how to navigate this hybrid of work and play.
Published on December 16, 2014
Young CPA Profile Chris Ekimoff and the World of Forensic Accounting
How many times can you say you just met a guy whose work seems like it’s straight out of an espionage novel? If that’s the case, then you may be talking about Chris Ekimoff who focuses on forensic accounting in court and in practice. A graduate of the AICPA Leadership
Published on September 16, 2013
Increase Your Marketability
What are employers looking for? Here are a few tips for making you—and your resume—more attractive to potential employers.
Published on January 28, 2011
Three Ways to Achieve Higher Sales
Okay, so you’re not selling actual “products,” but you are selling “services.” Whether you work in a firm or a company, every one of us have to take part in the selling function. It’s all about starting early, establishing your value, and finding the right opportunities.
Published on September 19, 2011
Preparing to Become a Manager
On the manager track? Here are some suggestions for how to begin to prepare to become a manager.
Published on January 28, 2011