Out of Balance


ore than half (53%) of business executives had not achieved a satisfactory work/life balance, according to a survey by the Association of Executive Search Consultants (AESC). And in a sign that things may not get much better soon, 46% said their work/life balance worsened in the past five years.

A full 80% of executives said they would either turn down or seriously consider turning down a promotion that would hurt their work/life balance.

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.