CPAs share their thoughts on how implementing certain steps in advance can minimize stress and make the most of the season.
Firm practice management
Three entrepreneurial CPAs offer tips for succeeding with digital and marketing techniques.
Navigating the acquisition, onboarding, and integration of non-CPA professionals can be tricky.
A tax practice can weather demographic and technological changes by expanding its reach in financial planning. Tax knowledge gives CPAs an advantage when it comes to financial planning because almost every aspect of financial planning involves tax.
Fifty years after the AICPA’s anti-discrimination resolution, we look at the progress of diversity initiatives in the accounting profession.
A survey of accounting students reveals what they do and don’t look for in an employer and which recruiting practices they find most and least appealing.
CPAs are likely to proceed with caution next year amid unpredictable external forces. But technological innovation seems certain to continue its forward march.
Fentress Seagroves, deals partner for the U.S. with PwC, outlines the steps business owners can take to ensure a successful transition and discusses the many ways CPAs can support them during this process.
This article offers steps employers can take to make sure they aren't inadvertently excluding more experienced workers.
This article explores the attributes of great coaching cultures and helps you identify the changes you’ll need to make to get there.
Increases in outsourcing and cloud computing have led to clients’ need for CPA assurance on systems and controls.
Firm owners and experts offer advice on tackling the challenges of launching a practice.
This article offers tips on helping an employee out of a gloomy patch.
Developing a specialty can help a CPA provide maximum value to clients, according to Mary Elliott, CPA, the CEO of Warren Averett in Birmingham, Ala.
Explaining bad news in the right way can make you more valuable to both your client and your employer.
This article discusses some of the overarching trends driving this group of incoming CPAs.
Clients who feel an emotional connection to your firm can be your greatest assets — especially in an age where accounting work is becoming increasingly commoditized.
This article discusses ways to move firms and the profession toward more inclusive and diverse teams.
This article offers advice on how organizations can cultivate top-performing managers.
More people are patching together their incomes with less-traditional contracting and freelance work. Learn more about this trend and how CPAs can play a role.