Career Resources

Whether you're just starting your career or are a seasoned professional looking to move up, we have a collection of articles and resources for you.

Starting Your Career

Career Success Begins with Your Actions

Posted: March 23, 2015
Career Success Begins with Your Actions Whether your professional journey has taken you to public, private, or corporate accounting, the first few years of full-time work experience are crucial. Here are several tips that can help you get started down the path to success.

Moving Up

Balance Is Key to Career Satisfaction for Millennials

Posted: March 23, 2015
Balance Is Key to Career Satisfaction for Millennials Long-term accounting career opportunities for CPAs in their 20s and 30s are unprecedented. In 2005, the AICPA reported that by the year 2020, 75 percent of its membership would be eligible to retire. This demographic shift is creating an incredible opportunity for advancement among young people.

Job Search Guidance

Rise Above the Crowd in Your Public Accounting Interviews

Posted: September 17, 2014
Rise Above the Crowd in Your Public Accounting Interviews The final step of the campus recruiting process – the interview – is the ultimate equalizer for students of varying résumé strength to explain why they rise above the rest. Here are a few tips for emerging CPAs.

Enhancing Your Skills

Building a Better Finance Organization

Posted: March 20, 2015
Building a Better Finance Organization The finance organization does not sell goods or services, set prices, develop marketing plans, manage the supply chain, or manufacture products – functions that ultimately increase revenue and impact profitability. A finance organization’s effectiveness is measured by its ability to provide strategic financial perspective, insight, and decision support to these areas.

Networking

Get Noticed and More When You Get Involved!

Posted: February 4, 2015
Get Noticed and More When You Get Involved! “Get noticed. Enhance your network. Find a mentor. Step out of your comfort zone.” These may be standard career tips, but how do you get started? Get involved.

Career Events

April 7, 2015
Connect: Leveraging NJCPA’s Online Community for Business

April 24, 2015
Women's Breakfast Club
Springfield

May 1, 2015
Bergen Chapter - Practitioners' Forum
Hackensack

May 5, 2015
Bergen Chapter - Professional Development
Paramus

May 6, 2015
Monmouth/Ocean Chapter - 1st Annual Golf Clinic
Neptune