As a professional in the finance sector, it is important to develop and update your skills. Every year, companies spend hundreds of dollars on organizing accounting and education conference. This is a way to boost employees’ skills and sustain their professional growth.

Accounting conferences are designed to provide professionals with a platform to debate on the future of accounting education and learn more about issues that affect accounting. There are plenty of other benefits that are enough to convince you to register yourself at the next accounting conference right away.

Here are top 4 benefits you will receive on attending an accounting and education conference.

  1. Educational opportunities
  2. Our world is constantly changing and things are being automated. Therefore, by knowing the opportunities that we can create in the near future, we position ourselves as a skilled professional who has knowledge about what’s coming next. A conference gives an opportunity to explore the unknown which is not possible on the job.

    Some of the things you can learn at a conference include best practices, new career fields, and latest updates. Further, you can also share the information with your colleagues to make sure they also remain up-to-date with the latest trends and information.

  3. Networking opportunities
  4. This is one of the biggest benefits of attending conferences. Nothing can beat in-person connections. After attending the conferences, you can stay back to mingle with the presenters and the participants. This opens doors of opportunity to share knowledge and ideas with others.

    At the conference, you get to meet celebrities, thought leaders, highly experienced professionals and more. This provides you with an amazing opportunity that can open new ways for your business to grow. So reach out to as many people as you can and connect with them.

  5. Get certified
  6. Accounting and education conference provide opportunities to get certified in core skills and software that are required to grow your business. By having the latest skills and expertise required by the industry, you can fetch great clients at premium prices.

  7. Support and community
  8. Many professionals who are attending a conference for the first time are often surprised at how welcoming the community is. A conference gives you a chance to connect with like-minded people and get answers to problems. There will be opportunities throughout the day to network with people and learn something new.

To reap the benefits from an accounting and education conference, you need to be proactive. So upon returning, take fast actions, make plans and do your bit to achieve what you aim to. Interested in attending an accounting and education conference?

RMIT University’s School of Accounting is organizing their annual Accounting Educators’ Conference on Monday, 19 November 2018.

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