CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: My Co-op Reflection

By Ian Tecson, CPABC Douglas College Campus Ambassador Have an open mind What is probably the most important lesson I learned throughout my co-op is having an open mind. Working in a new environment, with different people, on varying tasks, you’re bound to learn a thing or two. Being open to different opportunities no matter Read more about CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: My Co-op Reflection[…]

CPABC CareerConnect Employer Showcase 2019

CPABC held its annual CareerConnect Employer Showcase on May 14 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. This year’s sold-out event connected more than 600 participants, including CPAs and future CPAs, with employer representatives from close to 50 organizations – representing every sector in which a CPA can work and apply their expertise (see below for the Read more about CPABC CareerConnect Employer Showcase 2019[…]

Focus on leadership: Profile on Joel Holloway

Offering shorter build times, reduced environmental impacts, and increased cost efficiency, Metric Modular produces innovative modular buildings, including homes, wilderness lodges, and student housing.  The company is helping to address housing needs in the Lower Mainland and, through its forward-thinking practices, is reshaping the construction industry at the same time. We talked to the company’s CFO, Read more about Focus on leadership: Profile on Joel Holloway[…]

CPA Jobs Spotlight for May 17, 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 May 17, 2019[…]

Training for the future: DATA ANALYTICS IN ACCOUNTING AT DOUGLAS COLLEGE

“Data is the new oil.” Chances are you heard this quote some time ago. Today, however, to truly find value in the immense volumes of data being generated and captured, effective data analysis must be part of the equation. After all, it’s through analysis that data can provide useful information and support decision making and Read more about Training for the future: DATA ANALYTICS IN ACCOUNTING AT DOUGLAS COLLEGE[…]

CPA Jobs Spotlight for April 23, 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 Read more about CPA Jobs Spotlight for April 23, 2019[…]

CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: 4 Tips for a Successful CPA Recruit

By Sadvi Ramnauth, CPABC Campus Ambassador, SFU, Staff Accountant at KPMG (Co-op) As I reach the last month of my accounting co-op, I find myself reflecting on my experiences during the 2018 CPA Recruit. It was a year of hard work, rejections, achievements, and many new connections. I am grateful for all of the amazing Read more about CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: 4 Tips for a Successful CPA Recruit[…]

[National Volunteer Week 2019] Member Ambassador Spotlight: Tyler Wells, 604 Records

It’s National Volunteer Week! With this year’s theme being “The Volunteer Factor – Lifting Communities.”, we are celebrating and recognizing the exponential impact of our CPABC Member Ambassador Volunteers and their efforts in supporting CPABC’s student recruitment. With one article everyday this week, this is one of five articles, featuring interviews with our Member Ambassadors. Read more about [National Volunteer Week 2019] Member Ambassador Spotlight: Tyler Wells, 604 Records[…]