Announcing the revitalization of the IMA Arkansas Central Chapter!

posted Mar 16, 2010, 12:39 PM by Arkansas Central IMA   [ updated Mar 16, 2010, 12:44 PM ]

Chapter activities will kick off with a high profile program featuring an internationally recognized speaker Neil Weinberg, Senior Editor for Forbes Magazine and frequent cast member of the globally televised program Forbes on Fox (see attachments) on Monday, April 12 at 5:30 p.m. The speaking engagement (with the timely topics related to executive compensation) will be co-sponsored by the College of Business of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock.  Location:  Atrium of the Reynolds Building, University of Arkansas, Little Rock

IMA’s Salary Survey

posted Dec 22, 2009, 11:04 AM by Arkansas Central IMA

IMA’s Salary Survey Featured in USA Today Snapshot
IMA®’s 2008 Annual Salary Survey and importance of certification made national news with a USA Today Snapshot. CMAs have greater earning power than their noncertified peers ($125,600 versus $95,974). To view the USA Today Snapshot, click here. From USA TODAY, a division of Gannett Co., Inc. Reprinted with Permission

New CMA Exam Format

posted Dec 22, 2009, 11:03 AM by Arkansas Central IMA

On November 24, 2009, ICMA announced a change to the format and curriculum of the CMA exam program, beginning May 1, 2010.
To ensure that the CMA remains the most appropriate designation for accountants and financial professionals in business, the Institute of Certified Management Accountants (ICMA) announced a change to the format and curriculum of the CMA exam program.

Beginning May 1, 2010, the CMA exam will consist of a two-part format focusing on the critical skills of financial planning, analysis, control and decision support. Testing for the current four-part CMA exam format will continue through December 31, 2010.

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