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Town Halls about CMA CA merger discussion

Join CMABC for town halls on the CMA CA merger discussion. Visit www.cpacanada.ca for more details about the merger.

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CMA and CA discussion for a unified Canadian accounting profession

Canada’s Certified Management Accountants have recently entered into discussions with Canada’s Chartered Accountants to explore the merits and feasibility of uniting our national and provincial organizations. To bring our organizations together, we are considering the creation of a new designation – the Chartered Professional Accountant or CPA – and a new common qualification program. An interactive member engagement website, www.CPACanada.ca, has been created to serve as the hub for all discussions.

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May 2011 CMA e-news

CMA e-news is the monthly newsletter of the Certified Management Accountants Society of British Columbia. Each issue focuses on professional development and careers, events, networking opportunities and CMA Society news.

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Spring 2011 BC advertising campaign

Have you seen CMA British Columbia’s spring transit and office building elevator advertising campaign? Look for the CMA testimonial ads featuring B.C. members: Shawn Burns, CMA;  Shveta Mohan, CMA; Rachel Cuthbert, CMA; and Katie Rodgers, CMA in transit stations, bus shelters and office buildings in Vancouver, Victoria, Kamloops and Kelowna from April to June. Thank you to all members who [...]

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Cash Flow 101

CMA British Columbia welcomes Shantaram Sapre, CMA as a guest blogger to www.cmabcblog.com. ***************** Sustaining Cash Flows: A Challenge for a Growing Company By Shantaram Sapre, CMA It is often seen that a growing company faces cash-flow Challenges as it grows every year. The cash-flow Challenges may be either due to fixed capital requirements or due to working capital requirements. [...]

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March 2011 CMA e-news

CMA e-news – CMAs’ source for Society News, Events and CPLD. Read March’s issue online. In this issue: 2011 CMA Leadership Conference early bird registration closes March 4th, FCMA and Life Member nominations, next CMA Executive Network roundtable on change management, free CMA Canada/FEI Canada webinar on performance management, The Directors College Audit Committee program, and much more. CMA e-news [...]

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Nominate a CMA for Fellowship

2011 FCMA nominations are now open Do you know a CMA who should be considered for the national honorary FCMA designation? CMAs who are awarded the FCMA designation epitomize the qualities we prize most highly: leadership, professional accomplishments, civic mindedness, and dedication to advancing the profession of management accounting. They should be members who bring distinction to the profession through [...]

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CMA BC’s BC Budget 2011 release

Continued Strong Leadership Vital to B.C.’s Future Vancouver, B.C. – February 15, 2011 — “B.C. continues to recover steadily from the economic challenges of the past couple of years. The province maintains its excellent AAA credit rating and the government’s recent announcement that they are able to reduce the province’s deficit due to higher forecasted revenue demonstrates B.C. is being [...]

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Feb 2011 CMA e-news

CMA e-news – CMAs’ source for Society News, Events and CPLD. Read February’s issue online. In this issue: 2011 CMA Leadership Conference, life member nominations, next CMA Executive Network roundtable on mergers & acquisitions, chapter CPLD events on succession planning & tax, business insurance and much more. CMA e-news is CMA British Columbia’s monthly e-newsletter. Not receiving CMA e-news? Update [...]

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Life-Long Financial Planning

With RRSP season in full swing, the questions many of us are asking is – Will I have enough for retirement? What should be my first priority? Investing, paying off debt or contributing to my RRSP or TFSA? This month’s guest blogger, Don Nilson, CMA, FCMA, CFP, TEP – Principal of Nilson & Company and AFT TRIVEST Management Inc. shares [...]

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