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So, you need an internship… now what?

As a college student, I can relate to what it feels like to scramble for an internship before graduating and thinking, “where do I even begin?” There are a ton of things to consider when looking for a potential internship. … Continue reading

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How to make yourself “marketable”

I have often heard that you have to be marketable when you are looking for jobs, or, in other words, sell yourself. But what exactly is making yourself marketable, especially in accounting? If you are one of those people, like … Continue reading

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Don’t Be THAT Intern

Who forgets to submit their time card twice a month? Who picks up an order with pickles on the sandwich of the pickle-loathing partner? Who gets lost on the way to the client-site after three weeks on the job? That … 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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How to Prepare for an Interview and Land Your Dream Internship

There are previous posts regarding the importance of internships to launch your accounting career. Now that we realize the importance of obtaining an internship, I’d like to discuss some things you can do to prepare for your interview to help … Continue reading

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Accounting: The Ultimate Team Sport!

Do I know everything about accounting? Not a chance! However, being a former student athlete, I tend to relate many things I’ve learned in sports to real-life situations. I’m not saying that being an accountant means you are going to … Continue reading

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Leveraging Your College’s Networking Resources

For this post, I’m going to follow up on Randy’s in more detail, as he discussed the importance of your college’s resources and early hands-on experience. Since networking is about expanding your professional relationships, it really is a useful tool … Continue reading

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