Women are more likely to succeed if they have role models, are able to find sponsors, and receive opportunities for training and high-profile assignments. Panelists at ENGAGE 2020 also discussed how barriers to advancement are intensified for women of color.
This article offers ways to answer this tricky question appropriately.
Networking with prominent people can have many benefits, but it also can be intimidating. These tips can make it easier.
Managers can improve retention by finding the right way to motivate their employees, said ENGAGE 2020 speaker Liz Mason, CPA, the CEO and founder of High Rock Accounting. Choosing the right communication style and making employees feel supported are two more ways for managers to up their game, Mason said.
Here are nine tips from CPAs on how to get their emails noticed in clients’ inboxes and how to communicate more effectively and efficiently.
This article discusses why hiring managers ask this question and strategies for answering it.
Transparency and sensitivity are important when managers have to tell employees about job cuts, and these tips can help prepare you for that communication.
Digital technology affords CPAs the ability to connect with their network from the safety of their home or office.
Amid tense and uncertain times, two leaders of the National Association of Black Accountants describe their emotions and a sense of hope that they can produce positive change in the accounting profession and their communities.
The Uniform Accountancy Act Model Rules would be changed to support CPA Evolution under an exposure draft issued by the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy.
The AICPA governing Council voted to support advancement of a new CPA licensure model that is designed to maintain the credential’s relevance long into the future.
A strategic imperative for making public accounting a welcoming profession for young people can help a firm secure its future, according to Johanna Sweaney Salt, CPA, CGMA, a partner at Gray, Salt & Associates LLP in Claremont, Calif.
Here’s how several CPAs are dealing with the challenges of being a stay-at-home parent and a work-from-home employee at the same time.
Understanding the ways mentorship and sponsorship are distinct can help you get the most out of these relationships.
Getting off on the right foot with a new boss can set the tone for your working relationship.
Three CPAs who refused to give up their dreams describe how they kept going through difficult times and the lessons they learned.
Testing centers for the CPA Exam in the United States and Canada will remain closed through May 1, exam provider Prometric announced.
The COVID-19 pandemic is putting people worldwide under rarely seen levels of stress. What can you do to cope? Learn about a four-pronged approach that might bring some relief.
The National Association of State Boards of Accountancy announced a new model that will enhance candidates’ options for taking the CPA Exam beginning July 1.
A finance professional working in local government shares how she has adapted to the new work-from-home reality many of us are experiencing.