TITLE

Don't Be Afraid of Networking

AUTHOR(S)
Lafferty, Ryan
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Pennsylvania CPA Journal;Winter2006, Vol. 76 Issue 4, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information related to networking for certified public accountants. Professionals who do a good job at networking are generally better informed and more knowledgeable of their professional environment than non-networking counterparts. Networking provides an opportunity for people to compare best practices. Effective networking gives public accountants an idea of their own worth in the market, what opportunities exist and who makes decisions regarding hiring. Networking should be embraced for the value it brings to the individual in assessing the market and developing a career path.
ACCESSION #
19349498

 

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