2018 VSCPA Leadership Academy (9-200)

Monday, November 12, 2018 - Wednesday, November 14, 2018 / Richmond, VA

So many trainings urge you to think big and think differently, but have you ever left with an actionable plan to start your leadership journey?

The Leadership Academy is here to do just that - help you connect the dots so you can lead effectively while providing you with immediate next steps and regular check-ins even after you’ve completed the three-day training. We’ve teamed up with Floricane, an industry leader in strength-based leadership training, to empower you to leverage your personal strengths, learn how to lead effectively and take charge of your career growth.

This leadership journey kicks off with the Leadership Academy and includes several continuous learning opportunities throughout the year:

  • Call-to-Action Emails
  • Three Team Check-in Webinars
  • One Individual Coaching Session
  • A Deep Dive Workshop & invite to the VSCPA Leaders' Summit

Start connecting the dots and apply to the Leadership Academy, so you can learn how to lead effectively! Apply online by Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2018. Do you need to join the VSCPA before you apply? Become a member today at vscpa.com/Join.

 Apply Today 

Event Status: OPEN

Event ID: #9-200

CPE: 28.5 credits

Total Price: $1250.00

Apply online by Sept. 25, 2018.

Benefits of Applying

  • Foster your leadership and strategic skills to move your career forward  
  • Gain an understanding of strengths-based leadership and how to leverage your strengths
  • Find out what leadership looks like in today’s accounting world and benefit from other young leaders’ experiences
  • Continue your development after the event with 30,60,90 day check-in webinars and a 60-minute coaching session
  • Deep dive workshop at the 2019 VSCPA Leaders' Summit Conference that will be customized to the classes' needs and goals


Requirements to Apply 

  • CPAs 35 and under (at the time of application) 
  • Have a valid, unrevoked CPA license by a qualified state board of accountancy 
  • Are current VSCPA members 
  • Have a minimum of three years of experience within the CPA profession

 

Testimonials from Past Attendees
At the end of these three days, you'll have the momentum to lead your team to a bright future.This program has been cited by past attendees as an invaluable opportunity to boost their careers:

  • "This is one of the best and most productive learning opportunities I have ever been to. I left feeling like I could actually apply everything I learned into my current work, and the presenters were phenomenal!"

  • "This program really encourages you to think of leadership in new ways and gives you a better sense of the areas you may need to grow and those you should utilize more readily."
  • "The event topics and discussion leaders were well-developed, challenging, and engaging. It was a very meaningful program and I got a lot out of it."
  • "The program was well planned and executed. I left feeling very motivated and inspired! I would definitely encourage others in my firm to apply for future Academies."


ROI Toolkit

The VSCPA Leadership Academy is an opportunity exclusive to young CPAs looking to build their natural talents and hone their skills in order to further their careers as leaders. But, how do you share the value of this event with your supervisor in order to help justify your attendance? Here's some information to help!

 

We are working on developing an agenda for this event. In the meantime, you can read more about last year's Leadership Academy in this article

Coming Soon! 

Leadership Academy Location
4309 Cox Road Glen Allen, Va. 23060 (800) 733-8272


Host Hotel: The Hyatt Place
4100 Cox Road Glen Allen, Va. 23060 (804) 747-9644
Call to make reservations and use the VSCPA corporate ID #46855 to get the special rate of $120/night + tax, based on availability.

Shuttle Service
There will be a shuttle service available to take you to and from the hotel and conference center.



Directions: From the south

  • I-95 N. to I-64 W. 
  • Take Exit 180-B, Gaskins Rd. N. 
  • Continue on Gaskins Rd. to the second light, and take a left onto West Broad St. 
  • At the third light, turn right onto Cox Rd. (the main entrance to Innsbrook). 
  • Proceed approximately .7 miles on Cox Rd. and the CPA Center will be on the right, just past ECPI offices (sign reads "The Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants"). 


Directions: From the north

  • I-95 S. to I-295, exit 84-B (sign reads "295 to 64W to Charlottesville"). 
  • Proceed approximately 7.5 miles on I-295 to exit 51-B, Nuckols Rd. S. 
  • Go .7 miles on Nuckols Rd. to the second light, and turn right onto Cox Rd. (the rear entrance to Innsbrook). 
  • Proceed .6 miles. You will pass the CPA Center (sign reads "Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants") on your left and should make a U-turn at the next opportunity. 


Directions: From the east

  • I-64 W. to I-295, Exit 200 (sign reads "295 to 95N"). 
  • On I-295 proceed approximately 12.5 miles until I-295 splits. Do not take the left exit to I-95 N., stay to the right to Richmond/Charlottesville, which has no exit number (sign reads 295 to 64 W. and 95 S.). 
  • Proceed another 8.5 miles on I-295 to exit 51-B, Nuckols Rd. S. 
  • Go .7 miles on Nuckols Rd. to the second light, and turn right onto Cox Rd. (the rear entrance to Innsbrook). 
  • Proceed .6 miles. You will pass the CPA Center (sign reads "Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants") on your left and should make a U-turn at the next opportunity. 


Directions: From the west

  • I-64 E. to Exit 178-B (Short Pump, Broad St./250 E.). 
  • Continue on Broad St. .5 miles to the second light, and turn left onto Cox Rd. (the main entrance to Innsbrook). 
  • Proceed approximately .7 miles on Cox Rd. and the CPA Center will be on the right, just past ECPI offices (sign reads "The Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants").



 

    The Leadership Academy is a members only-program. Not a member? Join today!

    VSCPA Members:
    $1,250 Regular Registration 



    Cancellation Policy:
    We accept transfers and cancellations by phone. If you do not notify the VSCPA of your transfer/cancellation before 5 p.m. on Nov. 7, you will forfeit your entire registration fee. The following schedule and options are in effect: 

    15 (or more) business days before the program: 

    • Transfer the full balance to another event registration*  
    • Receive a refund. You may elect to have your refund moved to money on account; however, all money on account not used within 6 months will be refunded. 
    • Transfer the balance to the appropriate account (person or firm), minus a $75 cancellation fee, to be held for future VSCPA purchases*

    4-14 business days before the program:

    • Transfer the full balance to another event registration, minus a $150 cancellation fee. You may elect to have your refund moved to money on account; however, all money on account not used within 6 months will be refunded.* 
    • Transfer the balance to the appropriate account (person or firm), minus a $150 cancellation fee, to be held for future VSCPA purchases* 

    3 (or less) business days before the program:

    • No cancellations; forfeit entire fee.


    * Any balance after a transfer or cancellation must be used towards future VSCPA purchases.

    Virginia Society of CPAs (VSCPA) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.NASBARegistry.org.

    For more information regarding refund, complaint and program cancellation policies, please visit vscpa.com/CPEPolicies or call (800) 733-8272.



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