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CPA Exam, MICPA Career Fair, How to Succeed in Your First Accounting Job and more

by MICPA | Apr 18, 2017   ()

The Next Version Exam Is Here. Are You Ready?
April 1 marked the first wave of testing for the recently updated Uniform CPA Examination, which is significantly different compared to previous versions. This article covers general details about the Exam and directs candidates to important resources, including the comprehensive CPA Exam Blueprints.

That Time I Told Mark Cuban He Was Wrong About the CPA Profession
On a recent South by Southwest Conference panel, billionaire Mark Cuban (star of “Shark Tank”) asserted that the CPA profession will be replaced by robots and automation. AICPA employee Lindsay Patterson serendipitously had an opportunity to explain to Cuban in person why he is wrong. Read about her exchange with him and the reasons why the profession continues to remain vibrant and relevant in an evolving world.

Female Perspectives: 3 AICPA Chairs' Success in the Profession
Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, Tommye Barie and Olivia Kirtley are among an elite group of women who have served as chairs of the AICPA Board of Directors. Find out what it took for these pioneers to achieve success in the accounting profession and how their experience is helping to inspire others to do the same. READ MORE

Mark Your Calendar: MICPA Career Fair
Plan to attend the MICPA Career Fair from 1-4 p.m. on Sept. 30 at Laurel Manor in Livonia where you will connect with Michigan employers with available internships and job opportunities.

Resumé Mistakes That Hurt Your Chances of Landing a Job
This video describes missteps that could prevent you from getting hired — or worse yet, come back to haunt you after you accept a new job.

It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It’s a …. CPA?
They may not wear capes, but CPAs have been devoted to protecting the public good for generations. And now millennial CPAs are looking to use their skills and resources to volunteer, work at not-for-profits, promote corporate sustainability, and make donations that will have a great impact on the organizations that receive them. Learn more in this article in CPA Insider.

How to Succeed in Your First Accounting job
Tips help young CPAs navigate the transition from student life to career demands.
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Feed the Pig's Tips Will Help You Save
Check out Feed the Pig. Find free resources, relevant financial tips and daily social posts help you save and budget regularly and wisely. 

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