Membership

 

Member Benefits
Professional Development
Involvement in ASWA is an opportunity to strengthen:

Special Annoucement a Partnership with Becker.  Special membership discounts to be annouced shortly.

Leadership and Management Skills - Developing skills critical for professional advancement in a supportive and encouraging environment.
Interpersonal Skills - Developing the ability to successfully work with a diversity of personalities; focus on decision making and business styles.
Public Speaking Skills - Learning to present yourself and your subject in the best way possible; develop confidence needed to ensure career success.
   
Business Contact
Networking – Membership meetings begin with networking before dinner. Meet role models and make personal contacts in a friendly and helpful atmosphere.
Chapter Directory – Chapter reference for personal support and business contacts.
Mentoring – Interested members can participate in our mentoring program as either mentee or mentor.
Employment Assistance - Members in employment transition have access to a data bank of accounting position openings posted by local employers.
   
Educational Enrichment
Membership Meetings - Chapter meetings are usually held on the third Tuesday of the month. We are planning six meetings this year. We feature guest speakers who provide discussion on current accounting, management, and general business topics.
   
Publications
The Chicago Ledger - A monthly newsletter for Chicago members including meeting notices, educational program information, committee activities, technical articles, speaker previews, and more.
ASWA The Edge - A monthly national publication for members, including member spotlights, career opportunities, committee activities, scheduled conferences, chapter news and technical articles.
   
National Conference
Meet members from throughout the country in similar career tracks.
Learn from national expects and earn CPE credit.
Visit new cities and experience local attractions and food.
   
ASWA National Membership Information