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James S.

Chicago, IL

$35/hr

Jim, Accounting Tutor

In-person lessons
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Background check passed as of 11/25/12
5.0 Avg. Rating
 
 
3 Ratings
 
 
13hrs Response Time

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Northwestern Univ

Education

Northwestern Univ

About James

I am a licensed CPA in Illinois with 15 years of accounting experience. I have worked in manufacturing, non-profit organizations, governmental accounting, and CPA firms. I am a certified fraud examiner and have been (in the past) certified as a business valuation analyst. I also have a masters degree in management from Duke University.

Through work with accounting interns (5), I have had experience teaching accounting students. My approach involves understanding how students learn (not everyone learns in the same way), and then I try to fit my teaching into the student's approach to learning. I always try to take difficult concepts and make them simple. Building confidence in a student is important, and in the long run, the student needs to be able to find answers/solutions to accounting problems on their own.

I assume that students will take their accounting education seriously, and that they will do assignments in a timely manner and be reliable in attending agreed upon tutoring sessions.
I am a licensed CPA in Illinois with 15 years of accounting experience. I have worked in manufacturing, non-profit organizations, governmental accounting, and CPA firms. I am a certified fraud examiner and have been (in the past)… Read more

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Cancellation
24 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 10 miles of Chicago, IL 60614
Background Check: Passed
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Accounting
Homeschool:
Accounting
Corporate Training:
Accounting

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Accounting

Financial or managerial accounting

Northwestern Univ

Education

Northwestern Univ

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $35.00

Cancellation: 24 hours notice required

Travel policy

James will travel within 10 miles of Chicago, IL 60614.

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