My Career in Accounting

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My Career in Accounting Samara Rigsby Everest Online College My Career in Accounting Introduction When starting a career in accounting I first need to gain my associates in accounting. Starting with an can take more than two years depending on how motivated I am. Accounting can be a very lucrative career, with a wide range of career paths. While having a career in accounting I would be able to grow and maintain a successful business. Having a. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license would allow me to generate my own cliental and I would have the benefit of close customer contact. Even while our country is in economical hard ships accountants are needed. Accounting was used as early as 7500 B.C., they used token and clay balls (with various shapes). The abacus was created about 5,000 years ago, to do basic calculations such as addition and subtraction (The history of, 2010). Accounting is very different today; I am only limited by my education and experience. To start my career in accounting the first step is to gain my associates degree. Once I have my degree I would like to acquire my Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license. Growing a business in accounting will take special characteristic, like self-confidence, but not over barring, integrity, time, patience, and organization (Cohn, M.). While being an accountant there is a high potential for human error, I must be detailed. Being a detail oriented person not only in my personal life as well as my business life I believe I can excel in my ventures. When handling client needs I would need to be clear on my abilities to get the job done. I am going to have peoples financial life’s in my hands, it’s extremely important that I am efficient in my job and protect my client’s

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