All Accounting-and-payroll-training Posts

Meet Agnes: Herzing's Accounting Program Got Me My First Job in Canada

Dec 20, 2019 1:17:47 PM

Agnes Perez graduated from Herzing's Accounting and Payroll program in 2019, and got her first full-time job in Canada working on the finance team at Venture Healthcare.

Agnes Perez's story is very similar to many other students at Herzing. She moved to Canada from the Philippines with a good education, but her credentials and work experience were not recognized by Canadian employers.

Back home, she was a successful optometrist with 12 years of professional experience. But Agnes quickly realized that if she wanted a successful career here in Winnipeg, she would have to go back to school and earn a Canadian diploma.

Meet Michelle: My Experience in Herzing's Accounting and Payroll Program

Dec 4, 2019 10:56:33 AM

Michelle Riedner graduated from Herzing's Accounting and Payroll program in 2018, and now works as a Financial Officer for Electra Sign Ltd. in Winnipeg

Michelle Riedner had never even used a computer when she enrolled in the Accounting and Payroll program at Herzing College. She could barely work a mouse or keyboard, and had zero experience with Microsoft Office applications.

Now she's a successful Financial Officer. She uses Excel and QuickBooks on a daily basis, manages files, enters data, and handles a range of computerized accounting and office tasks.

Starting a Career in Accounting and Payroll? 5 Steps to Take First

Sep 6, 2019 1:08:56 PM

What’s it really like to work in accounting and payroll? Will you feel happy in this role? What about job opportunities where you live—how hard will it be to find your first job? 

6 Accounting & Payroll Skills You Must Learn to Get Hired

Oct 31, 2018 2:27:57 PM

If you have solid math skills, are comfortable around computers, and like the idea of working in a business environment, you could be a natural fit for accounting and payroll training.

But it takes more than these basic skills to really succeed in a college program, and land a position with a great company. How do you know if this career path is right for you?

Launching an Accounting Career in Ottawa: Most wanted Skills & Local Job Market

Apr 24, 2017 7:37:36 AM

What does it mean to work in accounting and payroll? What are the typical tasks you'll complete working for a small to mid-size company, corporate department, or government division? And most importantly, what's demand like right now for accounting and payroll graduates in the Ottawa area?

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