Young CPAs

You are a professional. You make a contribution in the workplace and in your community. You attempt to strike a reasonable balance between your work and your life. Does this sound like you? How would you like to connect with other CPAs that are in the same boat with you? Then welcome to the Young CPAs!

Get involved

Start making a bigger difference today as you also reap the benefits of advancing career goals, enhancing leadership skills and growing a valuable professional network. Take advantage of a variety of opportunities in any of these general areas:

  • Standing committees, councils and task forces
  • Governmental affairs
  • Community outreach and student initiatives
  • Professional education and CPE and networking events

Young CPA news

  • New Year – new you!

    Jan 22, 2014
    Spirits are up, goals are high, and New Year’s resolutions are on everyone’s mind. Dieting, stressing less, or quitting a bad habit are just some of the many lofty goals that seem to be popular around this time of year. However, if you fast forward to Feb. 28, 2014, it’s safe to say that your goals probably aren’t as high anymore and your New Year’s resolutions probably aren’t your top priority. Don’t fret – this is normal!
    Full story
  • Five ways to maximize your career

    Jan 22, 2014
    Ever wonder how some professionals seem to effortlessly climb the career ladder while others seem frustrated because they don’t receive the recognition they desire? What do they know and what are they doing to stand out from the ranks of so many well-performing professionals? As a career coach I have studied the growth and behavior of those who seem to get ahead. Of particular interest is the fact that they are no more talented than others.
    Full story
  • Check out these career coaching podcasts

    Jan 22, 2014
    Make your resume stand out: Does your resume stand out among the many that recruiters and human resource professionals receive? Make sure your resume is the one that makes it to the top of the pile with guidance from our career coach Janice Worthington in this new podcast.
    Full story
  • Take the volunteer challenge

    Jan 21, 2014
    Time is a more precious commodity than ever before. But don’t let that stop you from volunteering.
    Full story
  • Operation CPA: A chance to do something meaningful for Ohio’s heroes

    Jan 21, 2014
    The Ohio Society is again partnering with the Ohio National Guard on Operation CPA, a volunteer-based program that matches CPAs with local military families to provide hardship tax preparation assistance.
    Full story
  • Get informed, inspired and prepared at the Fall 2013 Professional Issues Update

    Oct 31, 2013
    There’s still time to attend a Fall 2013 Professional Issues Update. The PIUs are a great opportunity to get insights into the issues and trends affecting CPAs everywhere and this year, they run through December 11.
    Full story

YCPA leadership board

The Ohio Society of CPAs Young CPA Section Leadership Board consists of Ohio Society members 35 years-old or younger who are committed to helping identify and implement additional benefits and services valuable to young CPAs. 
Meet the YCPA Board or find out how to become involved by contacting Rebecca Hixen.

Upcoming events

Watch for more YCPA upcoming events soon!

Interested in attending one of our upcoming Young CPA events? If you’ve never attended one, watch this video to find out why you should attend!

Looking for a job?

OSCPA can be your partner by providing valuable resources to support your job search. Use the OSCPA Career Center to manage your career. Find job listings specific to your profession or post your resume for free.
Need career advice? Take your career where you want to go with advice from OSCPA career coach Janice Worthington, MA, CPRW, JCT, president of Worthington Career Services.