Career

Students

Should accounting students psych themselves up for the CPA exam?

A recent study explores self-talk as a time management strategy for time-constrained exams
Career

Executive Recruitment: 5 crucial steps when it’s time to ask for a reference

Cultivate career relationships with people who will provide you with a reference, says Joanne Elek of recruitment firm Ambit Search
Career

How the visualization techniques of athletes can help accountants succeed in business

Pro athletes use visualization techniques to gain competitive edge. Now professional accountants can too
Profiles

Meet the Canadian accountant who became a YouTube star

Linda Raynier became a social media star as a career coach and strategist who helps professionals find fulfilling careers
Presentation

Video: Public speaking secrets of famous speakers

What do Barack Obama, Bill Clinton and Oprah Winfrey have in common? They're all famously good public speakers
Presentation

Video Series: Dynamic Public Presentations

New! "Hold Your Audience" by learning the SECRET "Newscaster Tip" to dynamic public presentation
Merge Gupta-Sunderji

Five ways for CPAs to build a kick-ass personal brand

Want to build a kick-ass personal brand? Get real, says Canadian Accountant columnist Merge Gupta-Sunderji, CPA, CGA
Career

A treasure map to career success for Canadian Accountants

The King of KPIs, David Parmenter, on the sources that inspired his success
Students

How tough is the CPA Professional Education Program?

Student blogger Andrew Knapman speaks from experience about time management in CPA PEP
Students

CPA Student Blog: Should I take university or CPA prep courses?

Andrew Knapman on the pros and cons of two prep study routes
Presentation

Video Series: Secrets of Confident Conversation

Bonnie Gross of SpeechScience on how Canadian accountants can get the most from networking events through better presentation skills
Merge Gupta-Sunderji

Five keys to breaking free from accounting stereotypes

Break free from negative labels with these five keys to the C-suite