The Second Life Association of CPAs held its first open meeting on MARCH 3, 2007 at its headquarters on Second Life.
Here is Second Life Association of CPAs foounder, Rocky Maddaloni (aka Tom Hood) outside the SLACPA headquaters building in Innocence (coordinates 239 166 25) or click here to teleport if you have Second Life installed.
Steps to get a Second Life...
1) You have to first create your Second Life presence (or avatar) by going to http://www.secondlife.com and selecting a last name and entering your first name.
Then send me an e-mail with your characters name and I will invite you to join SLACPA and offer you friendship to give tours (my name is Rocky Maddaloni)
2) Download Second LIfe software onto your computer (there are minimum graphics/processor requirements)
3) Log on with your character and start exploring...
Tomorrows CPA (Student site) The student sit from the Maryland Association of CPAs - includes free membership for students (high scholl thru college) interested in an exciting career as a Certified Public Accountant.
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics recently showed the CPA career as one of the fastest growing careers (in demand) for 2008 thru 2018.
Biz Learning Blog Thought leadership for talent management, learning, and strategy from the Business Learning Institute
Second Life Association of CPAs The first Assocition for CPAs, students, accounting educators and all of those interested in the possibilities of virtual worlds for the accounting profession.
CPA Island (Second Life) Life's a beach - at least for CPAs. The CPAs have formed a beachhead in Second Life called CPA Island. You must be a member of SLACPA group in order to visit. See the latest happenings on the island...
Maryland CPA Summit (MDBIZEXPO) The show for meeting the challenges facing business today - the credit crunch, rising health care and energy costs, developing human capital, globalization are issues everyone is concerned about.
It is time to “get real” about the challenges we face and seize new opportunities, and build sustainable organizations that grow profitably and create jobs. The Expo’s goal is to provide a gathering place of resources and ideas which help everyone meet these challenges. That is what is unique about this event.