I graduate in May 2009 with a BS in accounting? What should my next step be?

I want to get an accounting job with my degree, but I have no experience. I work full time now, so it would be difficult to get an internship. What steps should I take now to increase the chances of me landing a good job in accounting?

Asked By: knucklehead77 - 11/18/2008
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Congrats on graduating next year... More
Answered By: EPiC - 11/18/2008
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you can further your education and you could post a fler for wanted accountants.
Answered By: Will N - 11/18/2008
Pretty much every business needs accountants, so you might not have as much trouble as you think in finding a job. Otherwise, look for jobs that could help you learn the ropes of your career- not necessarily an accountant right off the bat, but maybe a bank teller, etc? Something you can do for a year or so (if you... More
Answered By: lavaquerabesa - 11/18/2008
You can start to be an accounting clerk for awhile and work there for a number of years before becoming the accountant.
Answered By: kit - 11/18/2008
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