Become a CPA

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2019 CPABC Ambassador Appreciation Event

CPABC celebrated the Ambassadors of the Year at the Ambassador Appreciation event on August 14, 2019. To acknowledge their contributions in helping the Student Recruitment team promote the profession, Christine Woodington, Alana Palu, and Johnson Ngo were acknowledged as the member, campus, and high school ambassador of the year. Find out more about who they Read more about 2019 CPABC Ambassador Appreciation Event[…]

Loving the journey: Profile on Olga Gregoire, CPA, CGA, Controller, Energetic Services

“I am fluent in both Russian and English, but my primary language has always been numbers,” says Olga Gregoire, CPA, CGA. Born and raised in the Russian North at the foothills of the Ural Mountains, she emigrated to Canada as a young professional and settled in Fort St. John, BC, ready to take the next Read more about Loving the journey: Profile on Olga Gregoire, CPA, CGA, Controller, Energetic Services[…]

CPABC CareerConnect Speed Interview Nights

Are you looking for a job, co-op or internship? One of the best way to network and find opportunities is to attend CPABC’s Speed Interview Nights. This event provides career seekers with the opportunity to interview with employers face-to-face for exciting career opportunities in business, accounting and finance. These events are uniquely designed for individuals Read more about CPABC CareerConnect Speed Interview Nights[…]

CPA Jobs Spotlight for July 2019

Becoming a CPA Candidate/Student and earning a professional accounting credential opens up many career opportunities in a wide range of sectors and industries. CPA Candidates/Students earn their stripes by accumulating experience gained from jobs that develop their core competencies as a CPA while adding breadth and depth in specialized areas of accountancy. Featured below are Read more about CPA Jobs Spotlight for July 2019[…]

2019 Public Practice Recruit FAQ: Fall

Fall Recruit 2019 is officially around the corner! Are you a post-secondary student looking for a pre-approved position with a CPA firm? Read the important points below to make sure you’re ready. What types of positions does the Recruitment Framework apply to? The CPABC Post-Secondary Recruitment Framework applies to all full-time, summer, and co-op positions Read more about 2019 Public Practice Recruit FAQ: Fall[…]

CPABC partners with Greater Vancouver Board of Trade for their Company of Young Professional’s Leadership Café

On June 24, 2019, the Student Recruitment team held an event together with the GVBOT CYP’s Leadership Café with the theme of “Evolving workplaces and future generations”. This event was complimentary for members of the Company of Young Professionals Program. Approximately 72 people attended the event. The event was held at the KPMG Ignition Centre, Read more about CPABC partners with Greater Vancouver Board of Trade for their Company of Young Professional’s Leadership Café[…]

Changing the game in tech: Profile on Lisa Payne

As the CFO of mining technology company MineSense, Lisa Payne, CPA, CGA, is no stranger to advancing cutting-edge concepts. “Our company develops smart technologies for the mining industry – specifically metallic mines – that enable the mine operator to ‘see’ the quality of the ore with every shovelful of rock as it being extracted from Read more about Changing the game in tech: Profile on Lisa Payne[…]

Celebrating Indigenous Business Education: Graduating Ch’nook Scholars 2019

By Jessica Chan, Senior Student Recruitment Officer, CPABC CPABC is a proud sponsor of the Ch’nook Scholars Program, supporting indigenous students with scholarship and community activities. On Friday Jun 14, 2019, the CPABC Student Recruitment Team attended the Ch’nook 2019 Graduation at UBC First Nations Longhouse, Point Grey Campus. Together they celebrated the graduation of Read more about Celebrating Indigenous Business Education: Graduating Ch’nook Scholars 2019[…]