EY launched a yearlong neurodiversity pilot in 2015 to recruit and train individuals on the autism spectrum.
Firm practice management
This column offers some thoughts organizations should consider before launching their own unlimited PTO policy.
Organizations can benefit from encouraging employees to take time away from work.
A top consultant to the accounting profession offers her view on how mentors have helped her career and the key traits great mentors share.
Prompt, effective responses to clients’ concerns are essential for firms and CPAs, who take pride in their reputation for service.
A professional liability claim may occur if a client’s expectation and the results of the tax services do not coincide.
Value pricing can help staff get more done because billing by the hour can remove incentives to work efficiently.
Demand for cybersecurity consulting helped drive the growth, accounting for $7.1 billion in revenue.
The first members of Generation Z are graduating from college and entering the workforce. And it would be a big mistake to expect them to behave like Millennials.
This column looks at the three main causes of turnover across industries.
Nick Graf, an ethical hacker with CNA, discusses all the cyber threats that go bump in the night and ways to prevent them from harming your business.
Completely virtual workplaces. Flat hierarchies. Employees who set their own hours. Vacation stipends. Silicon Valley? Not quite. Meet seven employers that have radically rethought the ways they relate to their CPAs and are reinventing the accounting workplace.
Some profitable firms have found that employee stock ownership plans have helped them preserve their culture and provide stability.
Offering too many service lines is this not optimal for clients and can create unnecessary risk to your practice.
Retention expert Chason Hecht says employee retention requires tapping into employees’ need for connectedness, challenge, and fulfillment.
Theresa Richardson, CPA, is a partner and the chief talent officer at WithumSmith+Brown. As chief talent officer, she reports directly to the firm’s CEO and oversees all aspects of talent.
Generational expert Jason Dorsey recommends ways employers can recruit (and keep) members of the often-misunderstood Millennial generation.
Would you like $1,000 to go on vacation this year? It’s yours at High Rock Accounting, but there’s a catch.
CEO and founder Gabrielle Luoma, CPA, CGMA, cross-trains her staff so they understand both their own and their co-workers’ roles.
Weekly staff meetings and town hall-style meetings allow employees in the corporate office in New York City to ask honest questions and get a response.