Two consulting company leaders explain the ins and outs of finance transformation and what they learned from a recent client example. Also, get caught up on news related to several CPA-centric topics.
Firm practice management
Anna Mok, CPA, shares advice for women in accounting, in preparation for the panel session “AmplifiHER: Inspirational Women Breaking Ceilings and Stereotypes in the Profession” at the upcoming AICPA & CIMA ENGAGE conference.
Sanctions in response to the war in Ukraine include a ban on accounting and management consulting services, according to government statements issued Monday.
The National Association of Black Accountants and the Center for Audit Quality are aiming to increase the diversity of talent coming into the accounting profession by working together to match community college students with mentors and tutors to help them progress to four-year accounting programs.
Even small decisions or quick conversations may have significant, and expensive, consequences.
Recruit and retain staff by giving them a fulfilling career with room for work/life balance.
CPAs who are neurodivergent, and other experts, share how firms can make their workplaces more equitable and welcoming to staff with disabilities.
A survey of audit quality indicators performed by the AICPA reveals the most important factors in helping CPA firms perform quality audits.
Accounting firms that use cloud technology sell for a higher revenue multiple — and spend significantly less time on the market than non-cloud firms.
As activity ramps up, experts offer advice on both ends of the dealmaking.
The AICPA’s 2021 Trends report provides information on the status of education, hiring, leadership and diversity in the accounting profession.
Choose both clients and software programs with an eye to efficiency and repeatability.
Switching from remote to hybrid working brings with it challenges accounting firms have not had to deal with before. Here is how five firms are tackling these challenges.
An ENGAGE speaker shares six core principles for business and why the abbreviation FP&A means multiple things to him in this podcast episode with transcript.
Organizations seeking to identify and hire finance talent can follow the advice in a recent article or further explore a new apprenticeship program detailed in this podcast with transcript.
Now may be the time to rethink hiring strategies and cast a wider net for talent acquisition.
An AICPA vice president explains some of the key practice management concerns of smaller CPA firms — talent, technology, and tax season — in this podcast episode with transcript.
The Russian invasion of Ukraine is taking place more than 4,000 miles from the United States, but the uncertainty and economic stress caused by the war means that business leaders need trusted advice and calm counsel. That’s where accountants can play a key role.
Noncompete agreements should be reasonable in scope and narrowly drafted to protect a legitimate business need.
Firms can build on the relationships with clients that were bolstered during the pandemic.