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Five Ways To Get A Business Loan For Your CPA Firm

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Picture it – you just aced the CPA exam, you’ve got a team of like-minded professionals who have your back, and you’re ready to embark on that can-do American entrepreneurial spirit and open your very own accounting firm. Sounds great, right? Not to rain on anyone’s parade, but there’s one big question you need to ask yourself before you get…

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5 Accounting Certifications that Companies are Looking For

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Even after years of steady growth, accounting remains one of the fastest growing industries in the American economy. From individuals who need help with their taxes to businesses that face complex financial regulations, accountants are in very high demand and have a wide range of career paths to choose from. A bachelor’s degree can help you start a career in…

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Women in Accounting

The Future of Accounting is Female: Women in Accounting are on the Rise

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Despite the fact that many people think women aren’t interested in math and science, the number of women currently working in the accounting industry suggests otherwise. More and more women are choosing to become accountants, and this is hardly a new trend. Between 1983 and 2012, the number of female accountants grew from 39% to 60%. One key reason so…

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What Are the Differences Between Financial Accounting and Management Accounting?

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Most people think accounting is accounting.  Whatever the title, that person keeps track of the dollars, cents, ledgers, etc.  While this view is understandable it isn’t altogether correct.  Perhaps the best way to illustrate this is to delve into the somewhat common question of the difference between financial accounting  and management accounting. Financial accounting is primarily for outside parties.  This…

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Millennials and Accounting: A Good Match?

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Much has been written about millennials and the workplace.  Given their worldview and what they value some have questioned their suitability for some professions.  So, are millennials and accounting good for each other? Believe it or not the answer is yes. You would be forgiven for thinking that accounting would be the last profession in which  millennials could prosper.  But…

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