A Look At The Occupation Of An Accountant

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Accountants doesn’t only tackle people’s finances but they also have to deal with their emotions. No one knows better than an accountant on how to deal with people. They have to be the one to tell them the news of their finances whether it is good or bad even if they don’t want to know. Accountants who use the cognitive approach are easier to relate to their clients and bet yet have and understanding of their personality. (Chron 2015) Over many of centuries and decades psychologist have studied human behavior and discovered the different type of behaviors that can be associated with financial accounting. Many of the job duties of financial accounting deal with the issues of making decisions and making judgements and decisions of mangers, assistance, and also analyst. If cultures are different between investors and the accountant then it makes it really hard for investors to invest in them. (Munich) For this paper we are going to take a look at the occupation of an Accountant. As explained above of how accountants have to deal with psychology we are going to take a look at the psychological approach of Accountants both positive and negative. The specific kind of psychological approach we are going to look into is Cognitive Approach. Cognitive Psychological focuses on “the important role of mental processes in how people process and remember information, develop language, solve problems, and think.” (Hockenbury 6th Ed) Solving problems that are normally well thought out and…

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