MNCPA Perspectives: MNCPA programs and activities

Legislators want to hear from you
Mar. 23, 2018  |  By Linda Wedul
Government relations -- wait, don't stop reading!All kidding aside, we know that when we talk about government relations, most MNCPA members tune... Read more
From permits to press: Remembering why you're a member
Mar. 6, 2018  |  By Stephanie Schmidt
I’m coming up on my 14-year work anniversary at the MNCPA (I clearly started when I was 16). Joking aside, this past year has been one of the most... Read more
Your once-in-a-generation opportunity to shape legislation
Feb. 14, 2018  |  By Geno Fragnito
I'm sure everyone holding a CPA certificate has, at some point in their career, faced some uncertainty with a tax or business matter. I also know... Read more
Giving thanks
Nov. 22, 2017  |  By Linda Wedul
With it being Thanksgiving week, it’s the time of year to reflect on all that we have in our lives and to give thanks. I, for one, have many things... Read more
The magic behind Tax Campaign
Nov. 13, 2017  |  By Carolyn LaViolette
Those who know me well know that I love the Harry Potter books. I grew up reading them out loud with my younger sister, and now I’m sharing them... Read more
A succession plan for CPE greatness
Oct. 23, 2017  |  By Lynn Kletscher
A little more than 15 years ago, I came on board at the MNCPA and first heard the name Andy Biebl. It didn’t mean much to me at the time. Yet... Read more
Honoring rock star CPAs
Oct. 16, 2017  |  By Linda Wedul
This month, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced its 2018 nominees. And, about a week before that announcement, the MNCPA held its annual... Read more
Who will you be in five years?
Sep. 11, 2017  |  By Linda Wedul
August was packed with amazing MNCPA events. There was high energy amongst more than 100 women at Candid Conversations about Women and Influence,... Read more
Speak up to get what you want
Aug. 15, 2017  |  By Lynn Kletscher
Confession: I am a fan of the McDonald’s Big Mac. Not the calories — just the awesome flavorful mix of the sesame seed bun, beef and, oh yes, the... Read more
Polish your advising skills
Jun. 22, 2017  |  By Stephanie Schmidt
If you had to identify one thing that is key to running a successful business, what would it be? When I think about this question, the word that... Read more
Let's recognize Minnesota's newest CPAs
May 15, 2017  |  By Stephanie Schmidt
From the day you were born, being noticed was engrained in your behavior. When you took your first step, your parents gasped with excitement!... Read more
Laughter, changes and a little REM: The MNCPA is feeling fine
Apr. 24, 2017  |  By Linda Wedul
Happy New Year! That’s right, April marks the start of a new fiscal year for the MNCPA. For several years, we've held an annual all-staff meeting to... Read more