Unformatted text preview: income statement, and the statement of cash flows. These various financial statements are used to illustrate basic accounting principles. • Where Accountants Work- Accountants tend to work in one of four settings: public accounting firms, government, corporations, or solo. The relationship between the new information gleaned from this reading and my previous knowledge and experience is: As an accounting major, I already had some understanding of most of the topics that were covered. However, I did gain some insight about the four settings in which accountants tend to work. By reading about the different places that accountants work, I have a better idea of exactly what I might want to pursue in the accounting field. I would like clarification or additional information on the following topics: How much did the Enron and WorldCom scandals truly hurt the future of the accounting field?...
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- Spring '08
- Accounting, Accountant, Accounting Major, Managerial Accounting- Managerial