Hiram College

Recently, twenty-four accounting students along with three accounting professors attended the 37th Annual Meonske Institute of Management Accountants Professional Development Conference. Some of the seminars that they experienced were:

– “Leveraging Your Emotional Intelligence to Enhance Your Effectiveness”

Dr. Sam Maniar, Director of Talent Assessment, PRADCO

This seminar helped students to understand their social styles, and fostered a discussion of emotional intelligence and how it relates to workplace effectiveness. There was also a presentation of data from project managers about the key emotional intelligence attributes related to success.

“US GAAP vs. IFRS, Leading to Convergence”

Timothy F. Gearty, CPA, MBA, JD

National Instructor, Becker Professional Education

-“FASB Accounting Standards Codification”

Timothy F. Gearty, CPA, MBA, JD

Attending professional conferences enables our students to experience and interact with people in the Management accounting profession.