What I wish I knew when I was starting my career in accounting? 5 Questions with Professor Bryan Parker, BCom, MBA, CPA CA

  Interviewee: Bryan Parker, BCom, MBA, CPA CA Interviewer: Marina Caramelo, UBC DAP candidate and CPA Campus Ambassador       With a passion for teaching and extensive international experience in financial reporting and internal audit, Bryan Parker brings a unique and relevant energy to the classroom. After articling with KPMG in Montreal and Calgary, Read more about What I wish I knew when I was starting my career in accounting? 5 Questions with Professor Bryan Parker, BCom, MBA, CPA CA[…]

High School Ambassador Insights #1

CPABC are delighted to welcome all of our new High School Ambassadors to the program! Check out the profiles below of some of our newest volunteers. Name: Lisa Tran School: Britannia Secondary School Grade: 12 Hobbies/interests: Some of my passions include advocating for social change, participating in business competition and working on entrepreneurial projects. I Read more about High School Ambassador Insights #1[…]

CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Sophia Ng, Camosun College

Hello, my name is Sophia Ng and I am in the Bachelor’s in Business Administration Degree with a Major in Accounting at Camosun College. I am born and raised in Victoria, British Columbia, and expect to graduate in April 2021  What made you decide to become a CPA Campus Ambassador?  I’ve always enjoyed building meaningful relationships by Read more about CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Sophia Ng, Camosun College[…]

CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Alex Luu, Kwantlen Polytechnic University

Hello, my name is Alex Luu and I am a third year student at Kwantlen Polytechnic University. I am in the Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting program and hope to graduate in June 2021. What made you decide to become a CPA Campus Ambassador? I decided to become a CPA Campus Ambassador after hearing Read more about CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Alex Luu, Kwantlen Polytechnic University[…]

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[…]

CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: How showing up made me stand out!

By Alana Palu, CPABC Douglas College Campus Ambassador Photo from the Burnaby Board of Trade The other day, while replying to one of my friends on Instagram, she said something that inspired me to write this post. I haven’t talked to this friend of mine in a while and was curious to know how she Read more about CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: How showing up made me stand out![…]

CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Recruit Reflection – Yasmeen Manghat, KPU

Hi everyone! My name is Yasmeen Manghat and I currently study at Kwantlen Polytechnic University. I am in my third-year of the Bachelor in Business Administration in Accounting program and I am hoping to graduate by January 2019.   What made you decide to become a CPA Campus Ambassador? Since I am an accounting student Read more about CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Recruit Reflection – Yasmeen Manghat, KPU[…]

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[…]

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[…]

CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Alana Palu, Douglas College

Hello, my name is Alana Palu and I am in the Post Baccalaureate Degree in Accounting at Douglas College. This is a two-year program from which I anticipate to graduate in April 2020. I am originally from Brazil and I have been living in Vancouver for almost 8 years now. I also have a Bachelor’s Read more about CPA Campus Ambassador Insights: Alana Palu, Douglas College[…]