CPABC Spring Recruitment Events and Framework

Hi Langara Accounting Club Members,

CPABC has released the Spring Recruitment Framework. This document clarifies the guidelines for students, employers, and post-secondary institutions on the process of recruitment.

There are several upcoming events to check out in January

CPABC Annual Business Case Competition- Deadline to register February 4

The Annual CPABC Business Case Competition for Post-secondary students returns in 2021 with an all virtual format. Show off and refine your business acumen by challenging yourself and your teammates to think strategically and develop innovative solutions to real issues facing businesses! The CPABC Case Competition is a business strategy case competition with two competition rounds. The Top 8 teams from Round 1 will be will be invited to compete in the final round remotely online, via video conferencing. Students can win cash prizes up to $2500 thanks to an increased prize pool this year  to recognize the lack of a formal in person celebration event for the selected finalists. There are no limits on the number of teams from each school, teams of four must have at least two students who are in their 1st or 2nd year of studies, and teams of three must have at least one student who is in their 1st or 2nd year of studies. Students of all disciplines are invited to participate, no prior experience is required. Registration closes February 4, 2021 at 12:00pm PST. If you have any questions please email casecompetition@bccpa.ca

Discover CPA-An event for non-business/accounting students – January 9, 2020 10:00am-2:15pm

Are you a student interested in becoming a CPA but concerned that you haven’t studied accounting before? Discover the CPA profession with our new event designed specifically for people just like you! Hear from a panel of CPAs who also did not study business before deciding to become a CPA, get an overview of the profession and training program, and take part in a practical accounting taster session to give you an idea of what CPA work could look like at this half-day virtual event. Space is limited so register to Discover CPA

Meet the Trendsetters in HealthCare January 28 from 4 to 5 pm

Join in on January 28, 2021 for the ‘Trendsetters in Healthcare’. Hear from CPA’s working for industry leaders who are transforming the healthcare sector, and have an opportunity to engage and network virtually with professionals and your peers. This event is an excellent opportunity for post-secondary students to explore accounting  and finance career paths in a sector that has never been more important. Register Here Trendsetters in HealthCare

Conversations with a CPA January 19th from 5 to 5:30 pm

Are you interested in learning about what CPAs actually do?

Join in for a short conversation with a real CPA professional. They will take you through their experiences. To register Conversation with a CPA

If you have any questions please email us at langaraaccountingclub@gmail.com

Langara Accounting Executives