- Industry Talks
ABOUT Laurier Accounting Association
The Laurier Accounting Association (LAA) is the one stop shop for everything accounting at Laurier. With over 400 students who took part in LAA’s events during the 2018-2019 year, we strive to connect with the growing number of students in the Lazaridis Students’ Society. Through working closely with leading national accounting firms and distinguished local firms, LAA aims to educate students about the opportunities available in the accounting profession and prepare students for the workforce. In doing so, LAA hosts a variety of events, such as the Business Leaders Conference and Leaders in Industry, to build the knowledge, skills, and network of the bright young minds that exist at Laurier.
Monday, November 11, 2019
Leaders in Industry
At this event, students have the opportunity to gain insight into the world of accounting in industry. This event will feature a keynote speaker and a series of workshops run by sponsors relating to important aspects of being in the workforce.
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
The Co-op Dinner is LAA’s flagship event and gives students the opportunity to sit down with representatives from the firm of their choice and enjoy a three-course meal. During dinner, students will be able to listen to a series of “frequently asked questions” by students which will be answered by the panelist speakers. Event Fee: […]
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Business Leaders Conference
Students have the opportunity to listen to a keynote speaker and then rotate through a series of workshops run by sponsors relating to important aspects of being in the workforce. In the past, workshops have ranged from interview skills, networking skills, how to build a LinkedIn profile, and others.