Public Practice Recruit Series: Completing your Prerequisites at the CPA Western School of Business

Ready to start becoming a CPA? In order to enroll into the CPA Professional Education program, students are required to complete a suite of 14 academic prerequisites. This ensures that each student is prepared and has the necessary building blocks of knowledge to become a CPA. If you are unsure whether you already have some Read more about Public Practice Recruit Series: Completing your Prerequisites at the CPA Western School of Business[…]

The Networking Mindset: Having a Clear Ask

By Jessica Chan, Senior Student Recruitment Officer, CPABC In an era of social media and numbers, it is easy to get caught up on collecting LinkedIn connections. LinkedIn is a wonderful tool to connect people and keep an address book of connections, but the purposing of networking is about creating meaningful and lasting relationships. A Read more about The Networking Mindset: Having a Clear Ask[…]

The Networking Mindset: It Starts with Confidence

By Jessica Chan, Senior Student Recruitment Officer, CPABC Whether you are an introvert or extrovert, networking is never easy. You are constantly on high alert and given a short amount of time to make the best impression of yourself to as many people in the room. You may have already put on your best outfit, Read more about The Networking Mindset: It Starts with Confidence[…]

Public Practice Recruit Series: LinkedIn Tips for Accounting Students

By Stephanie Snowden, Student Recruitment Officer CPABC It is never too early for university students to create a LinkedIn Profile. As an accounting student in particular, it is critical for you to have a polished online presence if you intend to do co-op terms or go through the public practice recruitment process. Below are some Read more about Public Practice Recruit Series: LinkedIn Tips for Accounting Students[…]

Public Practice Recruit Series: Top 10 Mistakes Made During Fall Recruit

By Stephanie Snowden, Student Recruitment Officer CPABC Fall recruit can be stressful for most university students. To make your experience more impactful, here are some things to not do during the recruitment process. Not attending networking sessions Attending networking events can be difficult with a full academic schedule. However, making connections is a key component Read more about Public Practice Recruit Series: Top 10 Mistakes Made During Fall Recruit[…]

Public Practice Recruit Series: 2018 FAQ

Fall Recruit is around the corner! Looking for a job with a CPA firm? Read the important points below to make sure you’re ready. If I want to work for a public practice firm, when should I go through the recruit process? Many firms do their hiring about one year in advance. So, if you Read more about Public Practice Recruit Series: 2018 FAQ[…]