Money Matters by Mike Rotondo, MBA, Curriculum Coordinator, Goodwin University Accounting Program I was on YouTube the other day and came across a video of a financial planner advising people to “cash out” their 401 (k)s. His main concern was … Continue reading Money Matters
Universal Design for Learning Eases Tech Challenges for Accounting Students by Mike Rotondo, MBA, Curriculum Coordinator, Goodwin University Accounting Program In 2019, Goodwin University’s business program received a grant to support the ENet Entrepreneurial Network, an initiative designed for enrolling … Continue reading Universal Design for Learning Eases Tech Challenges for Accounting Students
CPAs and CMAs: Understanding the Difference by Mike Rotondo, MBA, Curriculum Coordinator, Goodwin University Accounting Program While almost everyone has heard of certified public accountants (CPAs), not everyone understands what they do. Not many people have heard of certified management … Continue reading CPAS and CMAs: Understanding the Difference
Accounting is an important element of every business. We need accounting professionals for proper payroll management, bookkeeping, tax compliance, and financial filings. Accounting skills are always highly sought within the business world. Employers typically place great value on potential hires … Continue reading The Benefits of Accounting Classes for Business Owners
The Importance of Bookkeeping by Mike Rotondo, MBA, Curriculum Coordinator, Goodwin University Accounting Program The importance of bookkeeping in any business may seem so obvious to most of us that it hardly bears mentioning, but for many small businesses it … Continue reading The Importance of Bookkeeping
Accounting is an essential component of every business. Without accounting professionals, invoices might not get processed, tax documents might not be compliant, and employees might not get paid. As a result, accounting and finance related skills are always in demand. … Continue reading Should I Go Back to School for Accounting?
Accounting and finance are two of the most in-demand skills in the business world today. They are also two of the most sought after college degrees by employers, according to U.S. News. But did you know there are many facets … Continue reading Bookkeeping vs. Accounting: What’s the Difference?
Are you an organized person with a natural ability to work numbers? You may be perfect for a career in the accounting field. Perhaps you already work in bookkeeping or accounting, but want to climb the career ladder a bit … Continue reading 5 Types of Accounting Certifications You Can Pursue with an Associate Degree
Are you an organized, driven, and logical thinker? You may be perfect for the world of accounting! This field offers an array of careers, with steady, stable work available in a variety of settings, at a variety of levels, depending … Continue reading Where Do Accountants, Accounting Clerks, and Bookkeepers Work?
Are you that friend at dinner who loves to crunch the numbers when splitting up the bill? Do you enjoy planning out your own personal budget and financial goals? If you are a smart, organized, and driven person, and you … Continue reading 4 Reasons to Pursue an Associate in Accounting
You love solving puzzles. You are organized. You like working with people. You also have a knack for number crunching, and keeping your finances straight. Sound familiar? You may have a calling to enter the accounting profession. Before you dive … Continue reading What an Accelerated Accounting Degree Can Mean for Your Career
Just like its employees, payroll is a critical element to any business or organization. Simply put, employees need to get paid – and someone needs to make that happen. That’s where a payroll specialist comes in. Payroll specialists prepare and … Continue reading 3 Types of Professional Payroll Certification (and How to Get Certified)
If you are an organized, detail-oriented person who has excelled in math and enjoys a good “number crunching,” you may be interested in a career within the field of accounting. Of course, when most people hear “accounting,” they often associate … Continue reading The Accounting Assistant Job Description: Is it a Fit?
You’re a “numbers” person. Math has always been your strongest subject. You pay great attention to detail, and organization and analytics are where you shine. The world of accounting may be the perfect path for you. But did you know … Continue reading How Long Does it Take to Become an Accountant vs. an Accounting Assistant?
Bookkeepers play a vital role in the way an organization is run – keeping track of financial documents, transactional data, and often billing and payroll. They are well-versed in Excel, QuickBooks, and typically know their way around a general ledger. … Continue reading Do You Need a Bookkeeping Certification in Connecticut?
You have a knack for number-crunching and analytics. Attention-to-detail and organization are some of your greatest assets. Maybe your personal finances even show it. You are a natural fit for the accounting field, and you’re ready to dive right in. … Continue reading Is an Accounting Degree Worth it? 3 Considerations
So you’re looking to advance – or, perhaps, jumpstart – your career. You’ve done your research and considered your options. Accounting is a solid choice, with plenty of opportunity for job growth and success. But did you know that a … Continue reading 10 Sought-After Accounting Skills that Transfer to Any Career
Accounting is a tremendously valuable field to study, even if you do not want to become a certified accountant, per se. It involves number-crunching, computer proficiency, problem-solving, as well as good customer service – all skills that are treasured by … Continue reading 5 Alternative Careers for Aspiring Accountants