Category: Careers

How to Stand Out in the Workplace

How to Stand Out in the Workplace

In many accounting offices, there are many people doing a similar job with few opportunities to stand out. However, there are ways to make yourself known to those that have the power to promote or …
Do You Have an Accounting Personality?

Do You Have an Accounting Personality?

Accounting is a profession where there is no one personality type, although 42 percent of accounting students tend to fall into the ESTJ personality type. ESTJ stands for Extroverted, Sensing, Thinking, Judging. Perhaps most surprising …
How to Excel at Your First Accounting Job

How to Excel at Your First Accounting Job

Accounting curriculum teaches the necessary practices and methods of the accounting profession. Advanced courses also cover more advanced issues such as mergers and acquisitions and business law. But what will your first job be like? …
Work-From-Home Accounting Opportunities

Work-From-Home Accounting Opportunities

If your ideal job after graduating is one where you don’t have to leave home, you’ve chosen the right major. Job opportunities for work-at-home accountants are abundant. In some cases, travel is required while may …
Where Do I Go Now? Promotion Paths for Accountants

Where Do I Go Now? Promotion Paths for Accountants

Majoring in accounting can open many opportunities in the business world. Accountants have gone on to become CEOs, entrepreneurs, and even FBI agents. Even before you get your first job, consider the career you would …