IMA Virtual Student Night
Zoom with us in the Pandemic
Tuesday, October 20th at 6 PM—7:00 PM
Your future is important and we would like to offer some tips to help you navigate your career path forward. Join us for a fun virtual session as you will gain interview tips and learn how accountants can become a strategic partner.
Session 1—“Nailing the Interview”
Speaker: Dale Kime—Account Executive, Kelly Services
No matter how impressive your resume is, a great interview is the key to landing your dream job. We will cover:
-Interview Prep homework
-How to handle different interview formats
-Closing the interview
Session 2—“The Managerial Accountant as a Strategic Business Partner”
Speaker: Jeff Davis - Senior VP Finance/Chief Financial Officer, Presbyterian Senior Living
This session will cover the importance and benefit of accounting professionals in the development and implementation of business strategy.
Evaluation: Of business units, product lines, and the product environment.
Education: We cannot assume that business leaders with diverse backgrounds can understand our evaluative work. We often communicate in different business languages. Accounting and finance professional can play a key role in education of leaders as to what strategic alternatives may be best for the organization.
Execution: Accounting and finance professionals have a unique set of skills which often can greatly enhance the execution of strategic plans once developed.