ASA Opening Balance

ASA have finalised the Opening Balance Publication! The team have put heaps of effort into pulling together some interesting articles for our lovely members. You’ll find information on the ASA, our events as well as some other interest pieces. Please find here.

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Case Study: Vacation Work Experience

Name: Sean Cleary                                                                                  Major: Accounting & Economics Vacation Experience: PwC Private Clients   During the 2013/2014 summer vacation, I had a 6-week internship at PwC in their Private Clients Division. As a part of this, I did a 3-week rotation in Tax, as well as in Audit.   Private Clients deals with large unlisted...

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President’s Welcome

President’s Welcome!   Welcome to all our new and returning members for 2015!          The Accounting Students’ Association is one of the most career focused student societies in the Faculty of Business & Economics. Becoming a member is one of the best decisions you can make to enhance your university experience! We have another exciting year ahead!   With our strong and dedicated team, many of who have...

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CPA Case Competition 2014

A review for ASA’s CPA Case Competition The CPA Case competition is an invaluable opportunity to experience firsthand the problems and tasks accountants are faced with. Speaking from a first year’s perspective, not only did it provide me with detailed insights in the procedural and analytical workings behind company consulting, but it also challenged my ability to problem-solve individually and as part of a team. The CPA Case Competition...

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Professional Development Week 2014: C&E

As part of ASA’s Professional Development Week, we were extremely fortunate to host a ‘Resume Review’ workshop in conjunction with the University of Melbourne’s Careers & Employment, which covered all the fundamentals for writing successful resumes and cover letters. Participants had the exclusive opportunity of attending an individual appointment with Graham Habgood, an experienced C&E Careers Consultant, who shared some his...

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Professional Development Week 2014: Deloitte

Deloitte’s session as part of ASA’s Professional Development Week took place on 10th April. To kick start the day, attendees were firstly given a brief overview of the company and the culture embraced by all its employees. This was followed by an office tour, showcasing the professional environment at Deloitte. The firsthand experience and exposure to Deloitte’s workspace was highly rewarding for students and gave a valuable insight to...

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