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Business & Leadership Resource Center

Welcome to the online resource center. Here you can explore trends in each field and discover the benefits of earning an online degree. We hope you find this information useful and instructional as you embark on this exciting educational journey.

Organizationally, financially, and legally, accounting is a core department in any organization, and the need for a highly trained accounting team is absolutely essential.
If there is one thing that has characterized the business landscape in the new millennium, it’s change. Many American companies are struggling to adapt.
Anyone needing a career change to human resources or quick advancement will appreciate the many reasons to make the change explained in this free guide.
Although many accounting professionals acquire licenses for both Certified Public Accountant¬ (CPA) and Charted Financial Analyst (CFA) designations, there are note-worthy differences between the two.
There is one number that stands out to burgeoning accounting professionals and with good reason. The number 4—as in The Big 4—is linked to career stability, growth and prestige.
Your resume has to stand out in a pile of papers. Once it is noticed, it also has to demonstrate you know the accounting industry.
Management, tax authorities, lenders, and investors rely on accurate, detailed financial statements to make decisions about a company. Audits are crucial in helping to ensure such accuracy.
Buzzwords can be great, but if overused or used incorrectly they can become a real annoyance to both peers and colleagues.
For many people, tax season is not an enjoyable time of year. For accountants who are working 55 hours a week or more, tax season can be high-paced and very stressful, which can be made worse by clients wanting to be creative...
Writing a great resume is a balancing act. You need to outline your portfolio with professional keywords in your field, but also stand out from the pack.

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