This week, our Meet the Team series features Sheena Schleicher, our Digital Marketing Strategist at Roger CPA Review. Learn more about why she'd have dinner with Eleanor Roosevelt and how storytelling affects many facets of a successful business.
Today’s generation of millennial CPAs differ greatly from their Baby Boomer counterparts. As the times have shifted to reflect a deeper focus on using technology to its utmost advantage and striving to make the world a better place, millennials embody the concerns of their generation that won’t only affect them now, but also in the future.
Thinking about pursuing a career in accounting? Whether you're actively on the path to licensure or are exploring an opportunity in the field, here are some fun facts about accounting that could influence your decision, or simply be stored for future trivia use.
Every so often, it is our pleasure to be able to work with great individuals in the accounting space whose background and experience help us provide valuable resources to our students. Today, we’re excited to welcome Bennet Tchaikovsky, JD, CPA, as a new guest author who will be sharing his knowledge regarding accounting career advice in the weeks to come. Learn more about him below.
Hello. My name is Chip McCraw. I’m from a small rural area near Farmville, Virginia (yes it’s a place and not just a game). I have lived in Richmond, VA, for the past 12 years. I’ve been married for 10 years to my wife Stephanie. We have a 2 ½ year old daughter named Charlotte and a 10 year old Chihuahua/dachshund mix named Buddy. I just found out that I passed my last section of the CPA Exam, and I couldn’t have done it without Roger CPA Review and the scholarship I received from them last year. This is my success story.
Are you trying to decide between two of the biggest accounting credentials - the CPA or CMA? As with any career decision, you'll want to consider the overall cost and benefit for both paths as well as median salary and job responsibilities.
Below is a snapshot of the differences between designations to help you in your decision.
Our April 2017 Student of the Month is Alany Rodriguez! Alany passed the exam just in time to focus on Busy Season and attributes her success to putting in a lot of time and effort to study hard while balancing work and life. Learn more about why she thinks everyone should take the exam seriously and how having more experience in the field will help future accountants be more passionate in their work.
Having an education in accounting can open up many doors of opportunity, giving accountants greater career paths from which to choose, especially with the decision of becoming a CPA. However, the question then becomes - how do you distinguish yourself from other applicants in a market where many people are competing for the same accounting jobs and positions?
Below are 5 ways to stand out to firm recruiters and become a more attractive applicant in the accounting job market.
With a large undertaking like studying and passing the CPA Exam looming before you, it can be difficult to think you’re ever going to finish. But believing in yourself and having a positive mindset can help you accomplish any goal.
As a CPA Exam candidate, your life is in constant motion. If you’re not studying for the CPA Exam, you’re going to school, working, raising a family, or doing all the above. And as you begin to make progress on obtaining licensure, there’s no doubt the process won’t leave you unscathed by change.