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Accounting: Introduction

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Accounting, Business, Computer, Digital Device

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“Accounting Basics and Definitions: Accounting Fundamentals.” Films Media Group, 2014, Accessed 15 Jan. 2020.


You can view this segment of Accounting Basics and Definitions: Accounting Fundamentals (2014) with a transcript here.

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The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics describes various careers in accounting, including what accountants do, the work environment, pay and how to pursue a career in the field.