Years ago, someone started a rumor that accountants sit in a cubicle all day, crunching numbers in total isolation. But nothing could be further from the truth. As a CPA you'll work with people from all over the place, with all kinds of interests beyond numbers. Many of the most successful businesspeople got their start in accounting, from business owners to Chief Executive Officers.
Each of these interviews gives a unique perspective on a career in accounting from real CPAs working in the profession. Some are CFOs, others and in Public Accounting, and some even own their own businesses.
A career in accounting doesn't mean the same thing for everyone; click around to find out why you should be a CPA today!
CPA.....Imagine the Possibilities showcases four CPAs in a variety of different companies, from a sole CPA proprietorship to the CFO of Barnes & Nobel. These successful CPAs reveal just how exciting an accounting career can be through the details about their career paths and the choices they made to get where they are today.
The original Takin' Care of Business video features five CPAs ranging from an FBI Special Agent to a Senior Vice President at New Line Cinemas. These interviews paint a picture of the dynamic and demanding careers available to CPAs
Watch the two full videos in their entirety, or look through the playlist to find the CPA that interests you to learn more about them.