Intro to Accounting

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ACCT XXX – Accounting I & II

I believe to make this career field more attractive I would provide in this presentation the various types of businesses, non-profit organizations, and government entities both nationally and internationally. In the private sector, accounting profession include such fields as bookkeeping, payroll clerks, general accountants, budget analyst, internal auditor, and controller. In the public sector, accounting profession is found in the areas of auditing, consulting, tax services, and numerous options as Certified Public Accountants. Government auditors, IRS accountants, FBI accountants, and GAO accounts are about a few of the careers offered by the government

Unit 1 Individual Project
In preparation to speak at a career fair to students at my local high school, I must ensure I cover key aspects to an accounting career as well as having the basic fundamental knowledge and skills required to perform necessary for this career. The first thing I determine is how much time I would be provided to speak at the fair, so I would have to arrange my presentation to fit that timeframe. Next I would determine who my primary audience are and adjust my agenda that would best cover the important aspects of having a career in accounting and my language to make it more appealing to high school students. My agenda would cover these areas of accounting: the primary objective of accounting, some basic terminology of the accounting procedures, how important this career field is on professional ethics, and the role of technology in the business.
Primary Objectives of Accounting. Since there are two different kinds of accounting, financial and managerial, it only makes sense to discuss their objectives separately. The primary objectives of financial accounting are to provide financial information to particular…...

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