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MStafford

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Michael Stafford

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I am a veteran of the United States Marine Corps with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration/Accounting with over 5 years of accounting experience looking for a solid long term position.

Recent Forum Topics & Comments (19)
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General > Career Advice

Careers for people who "don't like people"

I think overcoming the things that make us introverts boils down to desire. You have to change your mindset to allow yourself to be open to change and being uncomfortable. That is ...

10 months ago
General > Career Advice

Careers for people who "don't like people"

[QUOTE who="LoneWolf in Chevy Chase, Maryland"]Is CPA a good career for people who don't like people?

I have read this entire thread and I haven't seen ONE agreed ...

21 months ago
General > Career Advice

Careers for people who "don't like people"

Exactly, thank you for helping make my point.

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

Careers for people who "don't like people"

OK, I can respect that. But didn't you day that you hate when people list a bunch of jobs and don't elaborate on the duties and turn around and list a bunch of jobs you can do from ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

Careers for people who "don't like people"

There are a few jobs in this list that are good for introverts but most of them usually include regular interaction with other people everyday. If I am looking for a job as an ...

2 years ago
General > Career Advice

Careers for people who "don't like people"

I disagree, I believe there are different variations of being either in introvert or extrovert. I agree that you can learn how to become more comfortable around people but just ...

2 years ago
Company > Human Resources Development Institute, Inc.

SAP FICO - in America

Does anyone have any information about the SAP FICO training and job outlook for entry-level?
I see all these programs but I do not know which ones are the best or even ...

3 years ago
Company > Human Resources Development Institute, Inc.

Human Resources Development

This degree/career has been flying under the radar. These people are developing training models and materials to help management and businesses increase their processes for doing ...

3 years ago
General > Career Advice

Careers for people who "don't like people"

I know a guy who invested in a janitorial franchise and I have looked into it several times over the years. Jani-King, Coverall and Jan Pro are a few of the heavy hitters. Some of ...

3 years ago
General > Career Advice

Careers for people who "don't like people"

FML-Sorry to hear about your recent layoff. Hopefully you had some savings to tide you over for a while. Texas is a much better market than anywhere else right now so there is some ...

3 years ago
General > Career Advice

Careers for people who "don't like people"

[QUOTE who="Gette in Gulf Breeze, Florida"]Amen! I like you Cindy in Midland, TX![/QUOTE]

I second that. All the things I feel wrapped up into one paragraph. Way to ...

3 years ago
General > Career Advice

Careers for people who "don't like people"

I do think temp is a good idea but what I had to do is research the careers that interested e most in ters of the duties, hours and working conditions and match those qualities ...

3 years ago
Job > Accountant

Is AACSB accreditation necessary for accounting?

It has already proven to be difficult with having a degree from there. It is a shame because the undergad is set up very similarly to most MBA programs with the individual and team ...

3 years ago
General > Career Advice

Careers for people who "don't like people"

Does anyone think me getting a CPA/Masters in Finance to become a Business Analyst a good idea? Analyst and research seem to be jobs suitable for an introvert. I prefer to not have ...

3 years ago
Job > Accountant

Is AACSB accreditation necessary for accounting?

I do feel fortunate but I also feel like I have been dealt a bad hand. The good thing is I have every intention of turning that bad hand into a royal flush. I may end up going with ...

3 years ago
Job > Accountant

Is AACSB accreditation necessary for accounting?

I have a delimma. I have a tuition waiver (veteran-hazelwood act) to go to any public community college or university in Texas tuition free but I cannot find considerable work ...

3 years ago
General > Career Advice

Careers for people who "don't like people"

[QUOTE who="Theogiddy in Birmingham, Alabama"]Thank you everybody for the wonderful posts on this site. Obviously I stumbled upon the site by doing a Google search on ...

3 years ago
Job > Accountant

Any advice for a recent accounting grad with only retail experience looking for an accounting job?

I am in a similar situation. I have my degree in Business with an emphasis in Accounting and only get interviewed for lower-level clerk positions. I do get offered more money but ...

3 years ago
General > Career Advice

Careers for people who "don't like people"

Introvert here. I am in the accounting field but no CPA and a bachelors in business so I only get the clerk-level jobs. These jobs require more interaction than a traditional ...

3 years ago