Top 5 reasons you should join the CPABC Case Competition

By Jessica Chan, Senior Student Recruitment Officer, CPABC Throughout your undergraduate career, you will be exposed to many case studies, academic theories and quizzes. Case competitions are a great way to test all your skills in critical thinking, leadership, teamwork and communication. Read below for 5 top reasons as to why you should sign up Read more about Top 5 reasons you should join the CPABC Case Competition[…]

CPABC Ambassador Holiday Social Event 2019

By Laura van Wensveen, Student Recruitment Assistant, CPABC CPABC’s High School and Campus Ambassadors are an integral part of promoting the profession across schools in BC. Our ambassadors volunteer their time to promote the CPABC brand to their fellow students while gaining leadership, networking, and other valuable skills. To thank these dedicated students for their time and Read more about CPABC Ambassador Holiday Social Event 2019[…]

New agreements with international accounting bodies open up career opportunities abroad

Original Article from 11.22.2018 | CPA CANADA Joy Thomas (left), president and CEO of Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada, and Naveen N. D. Gupta, president of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India with representatives from the Toronto and Vancouver ICAI chapters, at the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between Canada’s CPAs and India’s CAs in Read more about New agreements with international accounting bodies open up career opportunities abroad[…]

CPA Jobs Spotlight for December 21, 2018

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 December 21, 2018[…]

CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Recruit Reflection – More than just networking

By Ian Tecson, CPABC Douglas College Campus Ambassador Going through the recruit process can be a daunting experience. For some, it comes naturally, for others, not so much. Personally, the recruitment experience helped push me out of my comfort zone and challenge my limits. Here’s what I learned: 1.) It’s a part-time job.  Recruit requires Read more about CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Recruit Reflection – More than just networking[…]

My Involvement: Interview with Douglas Commerce & Business Association, Ian Tecson

  Hello! My name is Ian Tecson and I am a 3rd year BBA Accounting student at Douglas College. I am currently the VP of Accounting for the Douglas Commerce and Business Association. I’m also involved as a Campus CPA Ambassador where I get to guide and answer students’ questions about the CPA designation. I Read more about My Involvement: Interview with Douglas Commerce & Business Association, Ian Tecson[…]

CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Aletha Gatward, VIU

My name is Aletha Gatward and I am a 4th year accounting major at Vancouver Island University and the President of the Vancouver Island University Accounting Students Association. What made you decide to become a CPA Campus Ambassador? I decided to become a CPA Campus Ambassador because of my great experiences with CPABC events in Read more about CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Aletha Gatward, VIU[…]

CPABC Monthly Round-up: December

Join us for exciting events this December and participate in a variety of networking, panel and speaking engagements.  Meet with CPA employers, members and staff at an upcoming event near you. Register now to reserve your spot. December 11: AEIP webinar ‘Accounting and Certification in Canada’ | Online, Event details and registration CPABC Information Sessions and Events| Want to Read more about CPABC Monthly Round-up: December[…]

CPABC Connect Networking Night 2018

To support aspiring CPAs, CPABC hosted its popular Connect Networking Night on November 22, 2018, at the Vancouver Lookout observation deck atop Harbour Centre. The theme for the event was “Building Relationships,” and that’s exactly what attendees had the chance to do, as post-secondary students from across the Lower Mainland met with CPABC members and Read more about CPABC Connect Networking Night 2018[…]