Tag Archives: Accounting

What VITA Means to Me

Signing up for the VITA Program, I had the expectation that I would be assisting families prepare their tax returns. I had heard about the program from my friends and read about the requirements through a previous TXCPA2B blog posting, … Continue reading

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Relevant Experience for an Internal Audit Student

I’m an accounting student at The University of Texas at Dallas and a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors and the National Association for Black Accountants. When I graduate, I plan to work in either risk advisory with an … Continue reading

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How to Choose a Career

When you wake up in the morning, which of the following scenarios would you prefer to identify with? Scenario 1: I look forward to a new day and a chance to move closer to my goals. I never know what … Continue reading

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The “Write” Skills

Many grew up hearing the adage “The pen is mightier than the sword” as a nod to communication skills, specifically writing skills, being the most effective tool one can use to advance a cause. When some think of accounting, they … Continue reading

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Networking as a Student

Start small—introduce yourself to your classmates You will continue to meet people for the rest of your life. Just like learning, relationship-building is an ongoing process. So, making sure you connect with classmates early on in the semester will make … Continue reading

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Why should you join student organizations?

Blogger: Angie Wong Before entering college, I had a few friends that were already attending the college I was accepted to. At first, I told myself I didn’t need to join a student organization because I already knew people. I … Continue reading

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So now what?

So you’re done with your internship, graduating with your undergraduate degree, signed a full-time offer, and plan on sitting for the CPA exam starting in January. The stars are aligning perfectly. So now what? You’re currently in graduate school, but … Continue reading

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