Education & Careers news September 2009

Education & Careers

Vrakas/Blum sponsors new business building at University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Brookfield, WI-based CPA firm, Vrakas/Blum has co-sponsored the construction of the new Hyland Hall, home to the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater’s College of Business and Economics. 
Practice Management

Mother Nature offers tips for nurturing NextGen staff members

As a lover of horticulture, I see many parallels between the lessons I learn in my garden and those I learn in life.
A&A

CFOs expect little change in hiring activity in the fourth quarter

Most financial executives plan to maintain their current accounting and finance staff levels in the fourth quarter, according to a new survey.
AccountingWEB Life

Passing the CPA Exam: More than just a test

There is an implicit level of respect you receive in earning the CPA designation - not just from the public at large, but also from your fellow CPAs.
Tax

IRS launches online Tax Benefits for Education information center

The Internal Revenue Service has launched a new Web section highlighting various tax breaks and 529 plan changes designed to help parents and students pay for college.
Education & Careers

Accounting and finance students help not-for-profits in Project Run With It

For the second year in a row, Moss Adams sponsored Project Run With It (PRWI) in force at the 2009 Beta Alpha Psi Annual meeting in Brooklyn, New York.
Education & Careers

E&Y announces academic awards

As part of Ernst & Young LLP's commitment to helping universities prepare their students for a global and inclusive workforce, the firm has announced the winners of the first annual Ernst & Young Inclusive Excellence Awards for Accounting and Business School Faculty.

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