Student E-News: February 2019

by MICPA | Apr 04, 2019   ()

Headshots and Handshakes – Just for YOU!
Whether you’re looking for an internship or you’re on the hunt for your first real job, don’t miss the chance to get resume and interview advice from accounting recruiters firsthand. This free MICPA event for students features workshops on creating a solid resume, strengthening your interview skills and effectively branding yourself using social media. Plus, you’ll leave with a professional headshot guaranteed to make a good first impression! Join us from 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. at the Federal Reserve in Detroit.
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Driven: A Four-Part MICPA Original Facebook Live Series
Coming soon:  A new MICPA Facebook live series will explore all the angles to help you find a job or a crucial internship. Gain insight from a firm recruiter, an educator, a student and a firm partner to help you launch into an exciting career. Like and follow us now on Facebook so you don’t miss an episode.

Shout Out to New MICPA Student Champions
Welcome to our newest MICPA Student Champions: Elizabeth Randall, University of Michigan; Chelsea Turk, Michigan State University; and Sarah Tran, Walsh College. Our champions receive our never-ending gratitude, opportunities to meet high-profile CPAs and a free CPA candidate membership upon graduation. If you’re interested, contact us! For details, check out the flyer and contact Denese Ennis today.
Champion Flyer 

Becoming a Better Human
From how to get more done in a day to smart ways to handle snark and trolls on social media, a series from TED Ideas contains helpful advice from speakers in the TED community.
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Keeping Up With Tech
Finance professionals have to tech-up within the next three years or it’s game over says a new report, intended to help current and prospective professionals future-proof their careers.
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Minimizing Student Debt
Over $650,000 in scholarships is up for grabs from the American Institute of CPAs. Applications for accounting students are available online until March 1.
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What I Wish I Had Known Before Taking the CPA Exam
“When I graduated college, I knew I wanted to get my CPA license and that I had to pass the four sections of the CPA Exam to get it. But what does obtaining your CPA license entail?” An Accounting Today guest writer shares information you may want to know before starting the process of getting your own CPA license.
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Looking Ahead:  Recently licensed members of the MICPA will share their CPA Exam tips in the next Issue of Student E-News.

Source: MICPA
Source: MICPA

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