Accounting and Financial Women's Alliance


2016 Scholarship Recipients

Posted June 21, 2016

The Foundation of AFWA has announced the recipients of it’s 2016 Spring Scholarship Program for students of accounting and finance. We received 132 applications and

Relationships Worth Counting On: Richmond Girls

Posted June 09, 2016

By AFWA National President, Dianna M. Patton, CPA, CFP® It is hard to believe that my year of being your National President has almost come

2016 Best Public Accounting Firms for Women and Best Firms for Leadership Equity

Posted June 08, 2016

Winning Ways Pivot on Innovation, Accountability, Transparency If there’s one thing women in accounting want, it’s a fair shot at a top spot. Executive sponsorship is

If ever a topic needed defining, it’s Executive Sponsorship

Posted June 08, 2016

By Joanne Cleaver, Wilson-Taylor Assoc. If ever a topic needed defining, it’s ‘executive sponsorship.’ As the Accounting MOVE Project team opened a conversation with dozens

Think Small: How you can create a great workplace through micro-culture

Posted June 02, 2016

Submitted by AFWA Partner, Ledgent Blame your skills or your charm, you are a leader whether you like it or not. Each organization has its

Body Language in Business: When your mouth isn’t talking, your body is

Posted May 18, 2016

By AFWA Executive Director, Ericka Harney, CAE, CFRE, GPC, CVA Over years of teaching communication, I often hear attendees ask why nonverbal communication is so