Presentation on theme: "Who Is A CPA? Career Presentation. Who is a CPA? Who can tell me what CPA stands for? Certified Public Accountant Does anyone have a CPA in their family?"— Presentation transcript:
Who Is A CPA? Career Presentation
Who is a CPA? Who can tell me what CPA stands for? Certified Public Accountant Does anyone have a CPA in their family? Like a father, mother, brother, sister, aunt or uncle?
Where do they work? Large corporations Small companies Schools Hospitals Sports teams With people like your Mom and Dad
What do they do? Work on computers Meet with people (clients) Prepare financial statements Write reports Work with numbers Travel
What do you need to know? The skills you are learning right, are the same skills you will use as a CPA: Writing Reading Math skills Teamwork Problem solving Computer skills Being organized
Who makes a good CPA? People choose accounting as a profession because they: 1.Are organized 2.Like math 3.Like helping people 4.Like solving problems 5.Like to work with other people