Practice Management


Strategic planning and developing a marketing plan are critical topics to be covered in live, online forums the AICPA’s Private Company Practice Section (PCPS) is offering free to its members. The series, which began in June, includes events in August and September, with others to follow, and features presentations by prominent consultants. A schedule and information on section membership are available at the PCPS Firm Practice Center ( www.aicpa.org/pcps ).

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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.