FYI


Gary S. Schieneman, CPA, begins a two-year term with FASB on July 1, replacing Anthony T. Cope, who has joined the International Accounting Standards Board ( http://accounting.rutgers.edu/raw/fasb/news/nr051401.html ).

The United Kingdom’s accounting standards board appoints Douglas Flint to a three-year term ( www.frc.org.uk/publications/publication335.html ).

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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.