How to develop empathy for someone who annoys you
Young Professionals Group eNews
JUNE 2018
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How to develop empathy for someone who annoys you
Harvard Business Review
In life, and oftentimes at work, there is always that one person who constantly gets under your skin. Find out how to take a walk in their shoes to create a more collaborative and successful work environment -- for both of you.
How PwC is using Virtual Reality to help 'see' the sustainable future
Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery, but PwC is trying to give that mystery a little more clarity with virtual reality.
MNCPA Exclusive Content
Do you know bills from bull?
Read MNCPA Director of Government Relations Geno Fragnito's June/July Footnote column this month and challenge yourself to correctly determine which bills introduced this year at the Legislature were real or not. One winner (with the most correct answers) will receive a $50 Amazon gift card.
* Trivia Challenge
You've all heard that Minnesota has more shoreline than California, but really, Minnesota has more shoreline than California, Hawaii and Florida combined. How many miles of shoreline is that?
A. 100,000 miles
B. 90,000 miles
C. 75,000 miles
D. 80,000 miles
Want to know the answer? Look for the asterisk * at the bottom of the newsletter.
Photo reel: YPG and DRIVE take over Pryes' Taproom
The YPG joined the Minneapolis Chamber's DRIVE Emerging Leaders at Pryes Brewing Company. Eighty people attended, and we quickly took over the taproom. Special guests MNCPA President Linda Wedul and MNCPA Board Chair Becky Keran mingled with YPGers from DRIVE and the MNCPA throughout the evening.
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*Trivia Challenge Answer: B. 90,000 miles

Minnesota Board of Accountancy (BOA) Alert
Here are three things you should know:

1.  The current CPE year ends June 30. Make sure you earned 120 CPE and 8 ethics credits.
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Don't miss the deadline!
2.  New CPE rules went into effect on Jan. 9, 2018. Be aware of their immediate impact on allowable CPE delivery formats and fields of study. Learn more

3.  The MNCPA CPE Log was updated to reflect the BOA rule changes. Verify your data converted correctly. Access your CPE Log
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