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The Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPABC) and the CPA Western School of Business (CPAWSB) congratulate the 684 B.C. CPA candidates who passed the multi-day national Common Final Examination (CFE) written in September 2023.
“The rate of change is so quick these days that we aren’t wired as humans to deal with it,” says Paul Schmidt, CPA, CA.
For Allison Francis — a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and senior vice-president of finance and business operations at Hyper Hippo, a mobile game studio in Kelowna — the road to success started when she became a CPA.
According to the latest BC Check-Up: Work report, an annual release by the Chartered Professional Accountants of British Columbia (CPABC) examining employment trends across the province, B.C.'s unemployment rate jumped to 5.4 per cent in October 2023, up from 4.6 per cent the previous year.