# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Accounting, Advanced NBEA Achievement Standards for Career Development Correlation by Task

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NBEA Achievement Standards for Career Development Correlation by Task

In this course, the following tasks/competencies reinforce the standards listed beside them. Teachers may identify additional reinforcements in locally developed instructional materials.

Task/Competency Number Task/Competency Statement Standards
84 Research state and national organizations and laws that govern the accounting profession. NBEA Achievement Standards for Career Development: Demonstrate personal qualities related to employability (e.g., promptness, ability to get along with others, dependability, willingness to ask questions, respect for diversity, and communication skills). ♦ Demonstrate responsible behavior related to employability (e.g., respect for personal property, completion of homework assignments, and communication skills). ♦ Explain the importance of confidentiality, tolerance, and flexibility in interpersonal and group situations.
86 Identify desirable traits of professionals in the accounting field. NBEA Achievement Standards for Career Development: Demonstrate appropriate employer and employee interactions in workplace situations. ♦ Demonstrate appropriate interpersonal skills for working with and for others. ♦ Demonstrate appropriate social skills for the workplace. ♦ Demonstrate personal qualities related to employability (e.g., promptness, ability to get along with others, dependability, willingness to ask questions, respect for diversity, and communication skills). ♦ Demonstrate punctuality, dependability, and ability to work with others. ♦ Demonstrate responsible behavior related to employability (e.g., respect for personal property, completion of homework assignments, and communication skills). ♦ Demonstrate techniques for developing and maintaining positive and flexible behaviors and attitudes.
93 Investigate accounting and financial certification and designations. NBEA Achievement Standards for Career Development: Describe the impact of the global economy on jobs and careers. ♦ Evaluate international employment opportunities. ♦ Identify employment opportunities in international trade. ♦ Identify entrepreneurship opportunities in the international marketplace. ♦ Relate career interests to opportunities in the global economy.
94 Investigate accounting careers. NBEA Achievement Standards for Career Development: Describe the impact of the global economy on jobs and careers. ♦ Evaluate international employment opportunities. ♦ Identify employment opportunities in international trade. ♦ Identify entrepreneurship opportunities in the international marketplace. ♦ Relate career interests to opportunities in the global economy.
95 Update a résumé in a format suitable for online posting. NBEA Achievement Standards for Career Development: Demonstrate the ability to complete an online job application accurately. ♦ Demonstrate the ability to prepare and transmit electronic resumes and cover letters that meet business standards. ♦ Develop a career portfolio of items including resumes, sample cover letters, letters of recommendation, examples of work and technical skills, awards, and documentation of extracurricular activities and community service activities. ♦ Prepare paper and electronic resumes and cover letters.
96 Complete a job application process. NBEA Achievement Standards for Career Development: Demonstrate the ability to complete an online job application accurately. ♦ Demonstrate the ability to prepare and transmit electronic resumes and cover letters that meet business standards. ♦ List tasks to be completed following the interview.
97 Participate in a mock interview. NBEA Achievement Standards for Career Development: Identify steps to prepare for an interview. ♦ List tasks to be completed following the interview. ♦ Model behavior that contributes to a successful interview.
98 Compose a letter of resignation. NBEA Achievement Standards for Career Development: Demonstrate appropriate techniques for resigning from a position.
99 Update a portfolio containing representative samples of student work. NBEA Achievement Standards for Career Development: Assemble examples of school work that demonstrate useful skills. ♦ Develop a career portfolio of items including resumes, sample cover letters, letters of recommendation, examples of work and technical skills, awards, and documentation of extracurricular activities and community service activities.