Social Accounting: An Emerging Field

Social Accounting: An Emerging Field

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Accounting is an evolving field. Once focused solely on counting money, accounting is now branching out to count the various ways that companies, governments, and corporations are taking care of the communities that surround them. From reporting on the effectiveness of charitable efforts to measuring the effectiveness of […]

3 Accounting Careers with Flexible Hours

3 Accounting Careers with Flexible Hours

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Monday, August 22, 2016 Simultaneously raising a family and climbing the corporate ladder may be challenging, but it’s not impossible. Thanks to technology, the traditional office environment is changing to make work-life balance more of a reality. Accounting is the perfect career path for busy parents who […]

3 Ways to Become a Digital Marketing Project Manager

3 Ways to Become a Digital Marketing Project Manager

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Friday, June 10, 2016 Are you working in industry or business? Are you organized but creative? Do you like to manage your work and others? Do you enjoy strategy and game planning? Are you interested in reviewing data and adjusting your work to meet changes in your […]

Should You Go Back to School?

Should You Go Back to School?

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Wednesday, April 20, 2016 When you were young, going back to school was probably one of the most exciting times of your year. You’d march down the halls with a brand new backpack, fresh notebooks, and shiny new sneakers. As an adult, going back to school can […]

3 Unique Careers for Psychology Majors

3 Unique Careers for Psychology Majors

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Tuesday, April 12, 2016 If you love the field of psychology, your undergraduate degree can provide you with the skills to excel in many different areas. A Bachelor’s degree in psychology can open doors to many exciting career opportunities. Here are three surprising careers that you can […]

Paralegal Specialties and Why You Need One

Paralegal Specialties and Why You Need One

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Thursday, March 24, 2016 Did you know that the demand for paralegals is rapidly increasing? If you’re interested in practicing law as a paralegal, embrace the high demand (and competition!) by specializing in a particular area. Specializing in a particular area of law will boost your salary and will […]

5 Reasons to Get a Paralegal Certification

5 Reasons to Get a Paralegal Certification

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Tuesday, February 9, 2016 Did you know that paralegals and legal assistants are in high demand because they’re taking over more and more tasks that were once performed by lawyers? Not only are they taking over lawyers’ everyday tasks, they’re also meeting the growing legal needs of […]

Surprising Facts About a Career in Accounting

Surprising Facts About a Career in Accounting

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Friday, September 18, 2015 If you are unfamiliar with the accounting profession, you may think that it’s a dry, boring job that is done in a secluded cubicle far away from the action of the office. The truth is that today’s accountants are major players in any […]

Forensic Accounting: the CSI of AR/AP

Forensic Accounting: the CSI of AR/AP

By: Continuing & Career Education at Assumption College Wednesday, August 26, 2015 For people who enjoy detective work and investigating crime scenes, but prefer to stick with numbers and facts instead of gory details, Forensic Accounting is the perfect fit. These specialized accountants use their skills to investigate financial wrongdoing and often provide expert testimony […]