Women in the Profession
Today women have more opportunities than ever to succeed and advance in the profession. Accounting organizations are creating a culture for women to succeed in a variety of roles; fill the gap in personnel and mirror the market place. These resources are designed to help you stay engaged, move ahead in the profession and champion other women in your footsteps.
This toolkit serves as both an educational resource and a framework to create a coaching program that you can build upon over time.
Take a look at some of its findings and find out the status of female professionals within public accounting firms and on firm programs aimed at advancing females to leadership positions.
A guide from the AICPA Women's Initiatives Executive Committee
Be Part of Our Conversation
This group offers networking opportunities, on-going interaction with role models, and advice for building additional skills in areas such as business development, networking, and career management.
AICPA Online Mentoring
What will you learn from each other?
The AICPA Online Mentoring Program facilitates mentoring connections among members by matching mentees with mentors who have similar interests and backgrounds outside their organizations. It offers you a chance to learn from people who've been there and done that.
AICPA Women’s Global Leadership Summit November 10-12, 2020 in Miami, FL.
The AICPA Women’s Leadership Summit is designed to help women build skills in business development, mentoring, networking and client service and allow them to exchange ideas with established senior women executives and other promising female professionals. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.Learn more
2020 Most Powerful Women in Accounting - Nominations accepted through August 15, 2020
The AICPA and CPA Practice Advisor magazine are looking for outstanding women professionals who continue to make their mark on the accounting profession as well as those who are emerging as the next generation of firm leaders, whether through new technologies, practices, workflow or dynamic work environments. Please use this form to nominate the women who are having the greatest impact on the tax and accounting profession.
AWSCPA Lifetime achievement award
The AWSCPA Lifetime achievement award recognizes women and other professionals across the country who have demonstrated leadership, integrity, sacrifice and accomplishment in furthering the advancement of women in accounting and exemplifying the highest ideals of the accounting profession. The award reaches out to women in various segments of the accounting community, including public accounting, industry, government, non–profit and academia.
Check back soon for nomination period for the 2021 award.