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Maintaining Your CPA License

Now that you're licensed, find out what you need to know to stay compliant with the State's ongoing requirements. Everything you need to know about continued professional education, from the hours you need to the process for reporting is explained here.

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MICPA Career Center

Michigan firms are looking for CPAs, help them to find you! Post your resume on the MICPA Career Center, the MICPA's job site for accounting professionals!

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MICPA Emerging Leaders Task Force

Emerging Leaders is an opportunity for new CPAs to develop relationships with colleagues and potential clients while enhancing the growth of the CPA profession. This also provides an opportunity to get more active within the MICPA.  

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Book Recommendations

Key Reading for Emerging Professionals

These two books were recommended at the recent CFO Finance Leadership program. If you're looking for titles that will give you dramatic and interesting perspective on the "do's and dont's" of leadership, look no further!

John Adams

Author: David McCullough

The Pulitzer Prize–winning, bestselling biography of America’s founding father and second president that was the basis for the acclaimed HBO series, brilliantly told by master historian David McCullough.

In this powerful, epic biography, David McCullough unfolds the adventurous life journey of John Adams, the brilliant, fiercely independent, often irascible, always honest Yankee patriot who spared nothing in his zeal for the American Revolution; who rose to become the second president of the United States and saved the country from blundering into an unnecessary war; who was learned beyond all but a few and regarded by some as “out of his senses”; and whose marriage to the wise and valiant Abigail Adams is one of the moving love stories in American history.

The Smartest Guys in the Room: The Amazing Rise and Scandalous Fall of Enron

Author: Bethany McLean, Peter Elkind

The Enron scandal brought down one of the most admired companies of the 1990s. Countless books and articles were written about it, but only The Smartest Guys in the Room holds up a decade later as the definitive narrative. For this tenth anniversary edition, McLean and Elkind have revisited the fall of Enron and its aftermath, in a new chapter that asks why Enron still matters. They also reveal the fates of the key players in the scandal.

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Over the years the MICPA has helped countless members to thrive during the course of their career. Through high quality education, information and resources that cover every aspect of the profession, support in the legislature and top-notch service, the MICPA seeks to serve its members by helping to make it great to be a CPA in Michigan.

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AICPA Young CPA Network 

The goal of the Young CPA Network is to create a vital community in which young and aspiring CPAs can seek answers and advice regarding career challenges and opportunities, while building professional relationships needed to be successful.

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