Free Site Registration

Brought to you by:
More Accounting Tomorrow Posts

FICPA builds intern database

By Danielle Lee
March 6, 2013

Hoping to tap into the state’s approximate 8,200 fourth- and fifth-year accounting students and last year’s 3,650 Florida-based accounting graduates, according to Florida CPA Today, the Florida Institute of CPAs recently created an intern database for its membership.

FICPA members can promote internship openings, at no cost, on the web-based Internship Opportunity Engine, which serves as a directory for student members throughout the state.

“Many of our team members benefited from college internships,” said Karen Mosteller, partner with Fort Myers-based Markham Norton Mosteller Wright & Company, who served on the committee that spearheaded the effort. “This new initiative will help students and firms who are unable to attend face-to-face events on campus find each other.”

Future versions of the directory will include entry-level positions and search options for employee members seeking student candidates.



Be the first to comment on this post using the section below.

Add Your Comments...

Already Registered?

If you have already registered to Accounting Tomorrow, please use the form below to login. When completed you will immeditely be directed to post a comment.

Forgot your password?

Not Registered?

You must be registered to post a comment. Click here to register.

Follow Accounting Today


Lessons in M&A: Client and Staff Retention

April 14, 2014

Transition Advisors president Joel Sinkin talks about what firms should do after a merger to retain their clients and staff members.

Are You Missing These Growth Opportunities?

April 2, 2014

Gale Crosley of Crosley + Company discusses the practice areas and international opportunities that firms often overlook in trying to grow.



Dumbest Employee Excuses for Being Late

March 31, 2014

Running a little late could have big repercussions, especially at a firm in the midst of busy season. From escaped zebras to must-see TV, employers told CareerBuilder some of the most memorable excuses they've heard from tardy employees.

Common Taxpayer Misconceptions

March 19, 2014

The NAEA’s collection of ridiculous things tax clients believe.

The 10 Fastest-Growing Firms in the U.S.

March 10, 2014

The firms with the highest 2013 revenue growth in our Top 100 Firms/Regional Leaders list.

Top 10 Tech Trends for 2014

March 3, 2014

As companies gain more affordable access to new technology and platforms, they also seek to make smarter investments.

Strangest Tax Deductions

January 31, 2014

The Minnesota Society of CPAs recently conducted its annual survey about the most strange and unusual tax deductions proposed by clients.