Dos and Donts of Speed Networking

We asked employers from past speed interview events the following question. “If they could give any advice to the candidates before they walked into the interview room, what would it be?” Future speed interview goers, take heed, here are CPABC’s Do’s and Don’ts of speed interviewing. Do: Research, research, and research some more. Employers appreciate Read more about Dos and Donts of Speed Networking[…]

Speed Interview Tips – What Employers are looking for

What are employers truly looking for in candidates during a speed interview session? For the answers, we went straight to the source:  employers, who have participated in our Speed Interview Nights in the past. Pay attention and put your best foot forward, or best hand if you’re interviewing with Neil Focht, Accounting Manager at Enterprise Holdings Inc. Neil admits Read more about Speed Interview Tips – What Employers are looking for[…]

Day In The Life: Liana Lau, Google

Liana Lau, CPA, CA Google, Global Cash Lead Hometown: Vancouver, BC Location: Sunnyvale, California Today we follow a day in the life of Liana Lau, CPA, CA. A native of Vancouver, Liana earned her designation in British Columbia before relocating to San Francisco in 2012, where she became a Senior Accountant at fashion retailer Gap. Read more about Day In The Life: Liana Lau, Google[…]

CPA Student Weekly Jobs Spotlight for August 29, 2017

CPA Student Weekly Jobs Spotlight for August 29, 2017 Becoming a CPA student and earning a professional accounting credential opens up many career opportunities in a wide range of different sectors and industries. CPAs often hold executive positions with companies and organizations but not everybody starts their career as the CEO or President. CPA students Read more about CPA Student Weekly Jobs Spotlight for August 29, 2017[…]

CPA Student Weekly Jobs Spotlight for August 18, 2017

CPA Student Weekly Jobs Spotlight for August 18, 2017 Becoming a CPA student and earning a professional accounting credential opens up many career opportunities in a wide range of different sectors and industries. CPAs often hold executive positions with companies and organizations but not everybody starts their career as the CEO or President. CPA students Read more about CPA Student Weekly Jobs Spotlight for August 18, 2017[…]

CPA Student Weekly Jobs Spotlight for August 8, 2017

CPA Student Weekly Jobs Spotlight for August 8, 2017 Becoming a CPA student and earning a professional accounting credential opens up many career opportunities in a wide range of different sectors and industries. CPAs often hold executive positions with companies and organizations but not everybody starts their career as the CEO or President. CPA students Read more about CPA Student Weekly Jobs Spotlight for August 8, 2017[…]

Employer Profile Feature: TIO Networks

A long-time employer partner in CPABC’s CareerConnect employer program, TIO Networks is a cloud-based, multi-channel, expedited bill payment processor that serves the largest telecom, wireless, cable, and utility bill issuers in North America. TIO Networks symbolizes fast, convenient, and secure access to expedited payment services. TIO Networks recently participated in CPABC’s Speed Interview Night in Read more about Employer Profile Feature: TIO Networks[…]

CPABC Case Competition – Event Recap

CPABC’s annual Business Case Competition showcases the talent and business acumen of post-secondary students throughout British Columbia by challenging students to apply their skills to business case analyses. This year, approximately 30 post-secondary teams competed in the first round of the competition. Teams were given a 72-hour window in which to resolve a business case Read more about CPABC Case Competition – Event Recap[…]

Employer Profile Feature: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers

CPABC CareerConnect employer partner, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, is a world leader in asset management and disposition. Ritchie Bros. is headquartered in Burnaby, BC and has 110 locations in 25 countries and 44 auction sites worldwide. Ritchie Bros. sells billions of dollars of heavy equipment each year. They are trusted worldwide because they make buying and Read more about Employer Profile Feature: Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers[…]