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					Accounting is a great career that offers many benefits. In fact, accounting is in high demand just like other
professional careers in other industries such as health care and electronics. Accounting offers many job
options and some great opportunities to work, such as major corporations and the government. We will
go over some of the major key benefits and show you why so many people are choosing a career in
accounting.

One of the biggest key benefits that you can obtain form accounting is the experience you can gain from
working in the accounting field. With accounting, you learn how businesses work and operate in a ever
evolving field. This is very important experience that you can gain, that will not only help you in the field of
accounting, but this experience will also help you know how to organize and run your own business. It is a
fact that many successful business people in the world today, were at one time involved in the field of
accounting. The knowledge they gained form accounting helped them build their own professional
establishment. Even if you eventually leave a career in accounting to pursue a career somewhere else,
your experiences from accounting will still become useful and beneficial.

The skills required in accounting are not high except in two areas being, analytical and computer skills.
When compared to many of the different professional careers out there, almost any skill requires you to
have some type of attention to detail as well as computer technology skills. However, accounting differs
from the rest in other areas. In accounting you do not have to socialize with many people, you work in a
self pressure environment only, and you do not need a high amount of initiative. This separates
accounting from many other different professions, making accounting a much easier career to develop
the necessary skills to become an accountant. The best feature of a career in accounting, is that anyone
can learn to become an accountant. There are no specific skills or talents that cannot be learned and
developed in the field of accounting.

The other major benefit of a career in accounting is the great pay. In fact, in your first year of accounting
you can make as much as fifty-five thousand dollars a year. Within ten years or less of your career in
accounting, you should be making over six figures. This can be obtained quicker by furthering your
degree in accounting which you can reach as high as an MBA. There are many careers that take much
longer to receive accreditation for that do not allow you to earn that type of income so quickly. Along with
all the other benefits of accounting, it is no surprise that accounting is a very popular field that many
people are working to get into.

You can see for yourself that accounting has many professional and career benefits that are appealing to
anyone. From being able to work in a professional setting either for a large corporation, the government
or yourself, accounting offers some key features and benefits that cnanot be found in other professional
careers.

				
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