Elizabeth Pittelkow No Ordinary Accountant
Meet Elizabeth Pittelkow, a 2013 graduate of the AICPA’s Leadership Academy, who tells the Edge not only about her position and career, but touches on ethics and even swing dancing
Published on April 18, 2014
Why Its Okay to Say No
No one likes a yes-man. Yet, all of us walk a fine line between thinking you ought to agree with your boss or co-workers when all you really want do is just say “no.” Sometimes, disagreeing with the status quo is accepted – and even admired! Here are some red
Published on August 25, 2011
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
Maintaining a Non-Biased Workplace
Do you foster an inclusive work environment? As a supervisor, future team leader, or partner, the way you perceive people of different gender, lifestyle, and race can have a very positive, or sometimes negative, impact on your hiring decisions, annual evaluation reviews, and other areas.
Published on October 19, 2011
Seize Your Future!
Stuck? Does it seem that you’re spinning your wheels without getting ahead? The only one who can change your future is you. Learn how to prove your value by forming solid relationships, speaking up, and even paying attention to the way you look.
Published on November 16, 2013
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
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
AICPA Leadership Academy
The AICPA Leadership Academy exposes the next generation of CPAs to a strong ethic of leadership and service. By providing them with strategies, candidates are empowered to become leaders within their organizations, communities and the CPA profession
Published on January 23, 2015
OMG! How Millennials Can Deal With Older Generations
Do you find it tough to relate to other generations? Finding ways to relate other generations is key to relationships within a firm or company; here are four tips to guide you in this process.
Published on May 14, 2014
How to Sell a Big Idea to Management
You’re sitting on an idea that might save your company hundreds of thousands of dollars, bring in new clients and customers, or provide some other kind gain, but how to do you communicate it to management? Here are some selling techniques on how to get the all-important “consensus,” as well
Published on May 14, 2013