The inaugural Elevate 2016: Celebrating Progress and Achievement was attended by over 3,100 Chartered Professional Accountants, and post-event feedback was overwhelmingly positive. Building on this success, Elevate 2017 will once again bring together the profession’s top events into a week-long event, while introducing new ones to the schedule. F..
The staff at CPA Alberta is made up of a diverse group of professionals with a variety of educational backgrounds and career skills, all working to ensure CPA Alberta meets its mandate of protecting the public interest and promoting the value of the CPA designation. The leadership team of CPA Alberta has recently welcomed two new members: Chief Ope..
Comments Needed! There are four current Exposure Drafts that may be of interest to Alberta CPAs. Three, from the International Ethics Standards Board (IESBA), deal with ethics, and the fourth, from the Accounting Standards Board (AcSB), deals with not-for-profit standards. Alberta CPAs are encouraged to take the time to review the Exposure Drafts a..
FEI Canada is a professional membership association for senior-level financial executives. Alberta CPAs may wish to join FEI chapters in Edmonton or Calgary for additional networking opportunities and professional development. Join the FEI Edmonton Chapter for its next event on Feb. 22, when Gord Nelson, CFO of Cineplex and Canada’s CFO of th..
By Eric Pye, CPA Alberta Career Advisor You hear it all the time, the buzzword of buzzwords: “Networking.”..
Update from the CRA Do you use form RC59, Business Consent, to get online access to your business clients’ information in Represent a Client?..
November is Financial Literacy Month. Throughout the month, organizations and individuals from across the country are encouraged to share their knowledge and expertise as professional financial experts. If you or someone you know would like to get involved, CPA Canada’s financial literacy volunteer program is a great place to start. There ..
For the CPA Education Foundation, our commitment to providing support to students, accounting educators, and post-secondary institutions involves continuously finding new venues to build the profession and help aspiring CPAs. The Foundation’s new No Limits initiative seeks to help Aboriginal Albertans achieve their career goals in accounting and ..
Merge Gupta-Sunderji is not your typical CPA, CGA...
No job in the world of sports is as intimidating, exhilarating and as stress-ridden as that of a hockey goaltender. Now imagine doing that job while suffering high anxiety, obsessive-compulsive disorder and depression, and having your career nearly cut short when a skate sliced across your neck. Clint Malarchuk, the famed former NHL goaltender, sha..