Articles tagged with accounting

30 Basic Accounting Terms, Acronyms and Abbreviations Students Should Know

Because of the confusing credentials, different accounting myths and these industry terms, it’s not uncommon for people to think working in accounting is inaccessible when really it just has its own unique language. Knowing how to “talk the talk” will allow you to quickly shift your focus in the classroom beyond accounting terms and toward the techniques you’ll use in an accounting career.

10 Must-Know Pros & Cons of an Accounting Career

What you’ll think of an accounting career depends on your personality, working style and life priorities. Once you understand the possible pros and cons of an accounting career, you can make an informed decision on whether it’s the right career path for you.

What I Wish I Knew Before Becoming an Accountant

What better way to find out if it’s a good career move than by learning from practicing accountants themselves? We enlisted several seasoned professionals to find out what they wish they would have known before becoming an accountant. Read on to get the behind-the-scenes scoop you’ve been looking for.

9 Types of Accountants Who Do More Than Just Taxes

You may be surprised to learn that there are several different types of accountants out there who don’t just work with taxes all day. So if you like the idea of working with numbers, but not thrilled about the thought of filing taxes, you’re in luck!

Your Step-by-Step Guide on How to Become an Accountant

If you’ve always been someone who loves numbers, possesses impeccable attention-to-detail and always has a perfectly-balanced checkbook, then a career in accounting might be up your alley. We know you appreciate having all of the details upfront, so we did the research for you. Keep reading for a step-by-step guide on how to become an accountant.

The Ultimate Holiday Gift Guide for Accountants

Whether you’re shopping for your own accountant or a friend or family member who happens to be in the profession, it’s tricky finding a perfect, practical gift to show your appreciation. We did a little research and put together this handy list of gifts any accountant would love.

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