As you start your career, you will hear everywhere and from almost everyone that you should have a mentor. The LEAP Council shares how having a mentor can be a benefit to your career.
You have a top-notch degree. You’re smart. You know where you want your career to go. But do you have the right mindset to succeed professionally in your organization? Many of us are competent, but we lack the true confidence to excel.
Office Politics isn’t necessarily bad. In fact, it can be good. It is also one of these things that when it’s bad it’s called Office Politics and when it’s good we might call it “good leadership” or “well functioning group."
Q: I normally look for job openings through the typical channels. However, I recently heard some interesting advice encouraging a job-seeker to essentially cold-call firms in their area by sending out resumes and cover letters regardless of whether the firm was actively advertising an open position. The thought behind it is if a position comes [...]
A new title can flip the switch on only relationships. 5 tips to manage the transition from friend to boss.
The cracks in the CPA profession’s glass ceiling are more than stress fractures: resistance is cracking at the highest levels. Women now comprise 24% of management in CPA Firms.
The MOVE Project is the accounting profession’s only annual benchmark of the status of women in the leadership pipeline. 2017 Best CPA Firms for Women.
With two young daughters, Ashleigh Sutter is just beginning to navigate work and motherhood. Here she gives some practical advice for working moms.
Whether a small business or looking for support with personal finances, AFWA professionals answer your questions about working with accountants and financial advisors
5 pieces of advice for young professionals and students starting careers in accounting and finance.