Information management and technology assurance

Expanding your app-titude

This month: What do employees think of your firm? Look through Glassdoor ... Working to connect Alignable businesses

Microsoft Word: Find a lost document

Help, I can't find the latest draft of the Word document I was working on. I thought I had saved the file before closing Word, but maybe I didn't. Is there any way to tell?

The 2016 CPA technology gift guide

In what has become a Journal of Accountancy annual tradition, we take a look at the high-tech gifts most likely to make your favorite CPA smile this holiday season. This year’s list of high-tech holiday goodies is heavy on the delivery of HD video and high-quality sound.

Expanding your app-titude

A monthly look at apps and websites that can make the CPA’s job and life better. This month: Do! and Asana.

Internet: CAPTCHA chaos

Is there a way to get around those websites that require you to decipher text images that are barely readable?

How to choose a cloud vendor

This column offers basic information to help you determine your needs, as well as a set of questions you can use to assess potential cloud vendors.

SPONSORED REPORT

Keeping client information safe in an age of scams and security threats

A look at the Dirty Dozen tax scams and ways to protect taxpayer information.

TECHNOLOGY Q&A

How to create maps in Excel 2016

Microsoft Excel 2016 has two new mapping capabilities. J. Carlton Collins, CPA, demonstrates how to make masterful 2D and 3D maps in Excel 2016.

QUIZ

News quiz: IRS enforcement, a hot job, and audit value

The IRS’s 2016 Data Book, a “hot job” of particular interest at this time of year, and insight into how executive and audit committees view the insights from financial statement audits received attention recently. See how much you know with this short quiz.