I see this really nice company I want to apply for, but for some reason I feel like it would hinder me from becoming a CPA because for my state you need 1 year experience from a public accounting firm (NJ) but a startup company is not that.
I think this company has a lot of potential thats why i’m curious as to what would someone else do in my shoes.
If your goal is to become a CPA, then don’t take any positions that don’t move you toward your goal. Go find a position with a public accounting company that fulfills the requirements so you can get your…
PA. Once you have your CPA license, then you can look for opportunities with smaller companies if that’s the career path you want to take.