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Are Millennials the Misunderstood Generation

The topic of Millenials is not going away anytime soon, but while a lot has been said and written degating what type of people they are and will be, they have been busy building their professional life. They've gone from new kids on the block to influencers - freshman in the workforce to Chief

If you're going to be the funny co-worker, do it right.

We've all got our roles at work. There's the girl who always brings in food for the office, the coffee runner, the extra helper who's always willing to pitch in, and of course, the funny one. Humor can be a touchy area. You're not a stand-up comic, so there is definitely a lot that is off limits

Growing with your clients: How to build on an existing relationship

With a growing number of startups becoming successful your company is likely to experience the change of reality when dreams turn to success. The small company you started working with will turn big profits and their business model, as well as the way you approached them in the beginning, will

Increase your professional potential by becoming a great icebreaker

When it comes to generating new business, it's going to be those who are not only proactive but also proficient at building relationships with individuals and companies. How do you prepare for the initial conversation? What's the best way to earn trust and show the value you bring? Beginning this

How to successfully transition into your first accounting job

When you're a bleary-eyed sweatpant-clad student studying for the CPA exam, it can be hard to imagine wearing a suit and tie the next month. In fact, it can be hard to take on a lot of the new responsibilities and different atmospheres that come with the job. The focus changes on getting a 75 or

How to avoid damaging your retirement savings from a young age

Most of us grew up watching our grandparents retire and enjoy their golden years vacationing around the world or relaxing at home. We had nights spent getting spoiled and weekend getaways (let's be real, our parents were dumping us off) that we loved and will cherish forever. The thing is, this

What your company can learn from the United Airline Fiasco

By now you've seen the footage and the onslaught of upset posts, tweets, memes, and even a spot on Jimmy Kimmel of United's violent handling of a customer last week. In case you're not very familiar, United had a completely booked flight and was trying to make room for four employees to get on the

Busy season isn't the only season for the CPA

Becoming a CPA comes with the stigma of March and April being the time of year you work the hardest, but also with the lie that this is the only time of year they need you. Many think of their relationship with you as a once-a-year check-up to make sure they've crossed their T's and dotted their

How to quit your job

The current professional environment has led to markedly different aspects regarding a career - specifically the ability to change jobs. Faster advancement in technology has meant an increasingly competitive job field, more opportunity to advance or fall behind, and greater capacity to explore your

Becoming an International CPA

This up and coming generation in the work force has a different set of interests than any before them. Not only is this generation the first to grow up with the internet, readliy accessing information from all over the globe, they are the first to see other people's lives instantaniously through