Vol5, no17, 2014 59 factors influencing students' career choice in accounting: the case of yobe state university ibrahim umar dept of accountancy, yobe state university, nigeria [email protected] motivational factors such as good long term earning, advancement opportunity, flexibility of career option. Check out our accounting career guide visit the guide through good times and bad, accountants help companies of all sizes create strategic plans to maximize success and limit chances of failure without accounting it would be very difficult for businesses to analyze their financial performance, which. I frequently get emails from people asking me how to make an upcoming career decision the people who are the most perplexed and stuck are often the ones who have two or more good options in front of them, and they get bogged down in trying to make their choice they may be weighing the pros and. Accountancy is a career that will open the door to countless career choices accounting is possibly the most practical subject students will study in school it is the backbone of all business and is therefore very broad, covering a variety of different topics essential to working in business the job opportunities open to students. 338 sajems ns 17 (2014) no 3:336-348 owing to the paucity of research on the management accounting career choice of school leavers and students, the theoretical framework for this study will include studies based on factors influencing students' choice to pursue a general accounting career 3 literature review. So you've decided that a career in accounting is right for you it's a good career choice because it's a job that's always in demand correctly documenting business transactions is just as important as making money in order to be successful, you must attain a strong knowledge base via education and training accounting.
Forbescom recently ranked accountants as one of the top three jobs for 2013 us news & world report cited a strong employment outlook and named the accounting profession as one of the best career choices accounting continues to be one of the strongest sectors of the economy when it comes to hiring according. Posted on november 27, 2013 by amw 3 comments tell us a little about yourself and about your job my name is erica, and i'm an accountant i grew up in alabama but have spent the past four glorious years in new york city, where my husband and i have moved to post-college i have a bs in sociology as well as a. Tips for career choice and success (customer account executive/customer service representative 2013) accountant: the best part of my job is the enjoyment of helping others understand their financials and even more so educating the administrators and operations team to learn skills to succeed in the future. Will a career change after 10 / 15 / 20 years in india help what if you are 25, 30, 35, 40 or even 45 years old.
It's also very clear that the profession has a great future ahead of it, and is worth recommending to anyone according to the aicpa's 2013 trends report, enrollments in accounting programs and degrees awarded are at all-time highs, confirming the popularity of the profession as a career choice nearly. College students and those considering reshaping their professional paths frequently look for lists of what the best career choices are well, this isn't a list, but a hard fact: accounting graduates are among the most in-demand professionals in america.
Is your new position also a tax accountant job michelle: yup mike: did you negotiate the salary for the job michelle: no i thought about it, but i think with the bonus and increased tuition reimbursement that i got a good offer i'm going to renegotiate once i finish my master's degree mike: are you also in. Determinants and perspectives of an accounting career empirical evidence on students' perceptions maria mădălina gîrbină, nadia albu, and cătălin nicolae albu h world academy of science, engineering and technology international journal of economics and management engineering vol:7, no:4, 2013 963. Working in accounting is a great career choice the question remains – should you choose a public accounting or corporate accounting career path. 1 : 2014 introduction changes in the structure of businesses have implications for career development and the career choices of individuals ( brousseau, driver, eneroth & larsson, 1996 king 2004) new career the best' (felton, dimnik & northey, 1995) students to the chartered accountant (ca) profession, the.
34 july 2013 accounting has long been an attractive career choice for graduates the appeal of the profession has even spurred some institute members to leave their in the accounting profession, graduates irene cheng as a cpa cathay gave us a very good tax free allowance in the local currency. Good news for students: chances of getting a job are rising but some sectors are hiring creative degrees: an artful choice paint accident photograph: compared with other large recruiters, public sector employers (median of £ 22,200) have the lowest graduate pay rates for 2013 on average, female.
Universiti tunku abdul rahman faculty of business and finance department of commerce & accountancy may 2013 we would like to take this opportunity to express our very great appreciation to the people who have lent us a influencing accounting career choice in malaysian context.
Who has great leadership skills too – the accountant needs to be a strategist, a communicator and employability and career choice remain at the heart of professional accountancy we wish our members every in june 2013, acca conducted an online survey of members around the world to gather information on their. In fact, many times it is the errors we make with our career choices that can be the most informative they guide us forward on our career paths as a way of testing out a career path hypothesis for example, you might make a hypothesis at graduation that working as a tax accountant would be a great fit. Later opt to enrol accounting in higher learning institutions as many factors influence their career choices this study aims to explore these motivating factors 2014) besides that, the number of bumiputera students who possess professional accountancy qualifications is small therefore, it is essential for mia to provide. I am a former big 4 auditor (kpmg) who left after becoming a senior auditor (3 years at firm) to be an accountant in a corporation first, i do not believe age should be the deciding factor in this decision (or any decision really) second, you ne.