Personal Narrative: My Interview With Steve Bickert

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There is much that can be accomplished when you surround yourself with individuals that possess the knowledge that you seek. Conducting interviews or partaking in casual conversations are ways to acquire such knowledge. I had the pleasure and opportunity to interview Steve Bickert, CPA at Concannon Miller & Co., a firm consisting of Certified Public Accountants and Business Consultants. Bickert was a perfect candidate for my interview due to the fact that he has been in the accounting profession for years, but had just recently taken, and passed the CPA exam this past October. Having the opportunity to gain perspective from an individual who had just completed the same goals I have set for myself, was a unique experience I could not pass up. The following, is a discussion regarding the interview between Bickert and myself.
As the interview began, Bickert was kind enough to share some general information regarding the services that the firm offers. Among those services listed, is business valuation, which “establishes a business’s worth by setting
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I know, because I have faith in Jesus Christ and his word and law resonates inside me, teaching me what is right and what is wrong. Without faith and God, where does Bickert think right and wrong stem from? Proverbs alone, is filled with wisdom on how we are to live within God’s moral principles. Also, in Matthew 7:12, “So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you, for this sums up the Law and the Prophets” (New International Version). The Bible provides countless examples of how we understand right from wrong, to exclude it, or think we are excluding it, from our day to day decisions is incorrect. Rodney Christman, (2012) says it best, “Law is a part of the very character of God. God loves
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