Up the Ladder of Success


  

By acquiring the right mix of personal and business skills, accounting
and finance professionals can increase their chances of being promoted,
according to a recent survey of more than 400 companies.
To get ahead in their careers, CPAs should concentrate on honing professional skills in
 
   
They’ll advance fastest if they develop these personal skills:
 
   
The most common ways accounting and finance professionals get their technology training:
Source: Accounting Principals, Jacksonville, Florida, www.accountingprincipals.com .

PODCAST

What’s next for potential CPA licensure changes

A new model proposed by NASBA and the AICPA is designed with an eye on the future for newly licensed CPAs. The AICPA's Carl Mayes, CPA, provides background on the project and a look ahead to 2020.

VIDEO

What RPA is and how it works

Robotic process automation is like an Excel macro that can work on multiple applications, says Danielle Supkis Cheek, CPA. RPA can complete routine, repetitive tasks such as data entry, freeing up employee time from lower-level chores.