Author Archives: Katie Hensrud

Meet your 2012-2013 CMA Campus Reps

If you’re looking for more information about the CMA designation, look no further than your own campus. Find your campus ambassador below and contact them with any questions you may have about the CMA designation or information regarding our upcoming post-secondary events. Araz Mehrabani Capilano University On campus, you’re most likely to find me in the library –  3rd floor Cedar [...]

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CMABC’s 6th Annual Post-Secondary Student Case Competition

This November CMABC will be hosting their 6th Annual Post-Secondary Student Case Competition. This competition will challenge you to solve real-world business problems by combining your classroom knowledge and real life experience. You will be competing against other first and second year business students from British Columbia for a chance to compete in the Final Round of the competition. Case [...]

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CMA Campus Membership

CMA British Columbia’s Campus Membership is a program for university or college students that offers special opportunities to explore the CMA profession and build your resume.

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CMAs Mentoring for Success

To mark the wrap-up and celebrate another successful year of its Mentor Program, CMA BC hosted its second annual Mentor Mixer on Wednesday, June 27 at the Salt Tasting Room in Gastown.

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Peak of Success

Ten Peaks Coffee CFO Sherry Tryssenaar is no bean counter. She’s a CMA.

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Becoming a CMA – FAQs #2: Can I work abroad with a CMA?

While the CMA designation is a Canadian designation, CMAs are certainly not limited to working only in Canada. In fact, the value of the designation is recognized globally and there are currently CMA members living and applying their skills and knowledge in more than 90 countries worldwide.

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A Suite Designation

For Fairmont Hotels Controller Harold Burgess, the skills learned as a CMA were more than just a luxury.

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Demonstrating your worth in a new job

Guest blogger Tanya Behrisch on how the early days of your new job will be key in setting the tone for your future work relationships with colleagues.

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Becoming a CMA – FAQs #1: What is a typical entry-level position of a CMA Candidate?

Over the past year we’ve interacted with hundreds of students over emails, career fairs, and information sessions. Many of the questions we come across are the same, so we’ve created this new blog series to address some key frequently asked questions.

What is a typical entry-level position for someone starting the CMA program out of university?

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CMA Career Night – Connecting Students and CMAs

CMA Career Night gives post-secondary students the opportunity to learn about the management accounting industry from experienced CMAs and CMA candidates.

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