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Improve Your Networking

Here is the only tip you need to improve your networking (as a student): It’s not about the job, it’s not about your resume – it’s all about your relationship. We all have that stack of business cards for all … Continue reading

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5…6…7…8… How Dance Made Me a Better Accountant

When I think of my childhood, I think of the previous 10+ years of my life I spent in a dance studio. As a dancer, I was trained in competitive dance and spent 15-20 hours of my week in classes … Continue reading

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10-Key vs. a Normal Calculator

A calculator is one of an accountant’s most useless or valuable tools. I say useless because Microsoft Excel can do all of the functions that the most high-tech calculators can do. However, we rarely take out our laptops and open … 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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Tax or Audit?

Tax or audit? That is one of the most asked questions when you are interviewing with potential employers and networking accounting professionals in general. It’s a tough question to answer because most of the time, when you’re recruiting for accounting … Continue reading

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Interested in Accounting? Give it a try!

My biggest piece of advice for anyone interested in accounting, or any other career for that matter, is to get hands-on experience. It may seem daunting at first to “knock on the door” asking for a summer job or internship; … Continue reading

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