A CPA firm’s IT director shares advice for organizations to assess and set up longer-term remote work in the wake of coronavirus concerns.
Information management and technology assurance
As the coronavirus pandemic leads to staff scattering, here is expert advice on what firms can do to make remote working work.
Highlighting cells with different colors can help you quickly identify information in a spreadsheet. Excel also lets you sort by color to easily group all the information you’ve highlighted with a given color. Learn how.
With the growth in emerging technologies, CPA firms will start hiring business analysts and data scientists, explains Donny Shimamoto, CPA/CITP, CGMA, founder and managing director of Intraprise TechKnowlogies LLC.
Data visualization applications such as Microsoft’s Power BI and Tableau can unlock the value of data. This article explores how Power BI works.
Microsoft Excel can keep track of deadline information in several ways.
Once you master the IF function, you will wonder how you ever lived without it.
Searching the internet has become an everyday aspect of our lives. Here are five tips that could benefit even an advanced searcher.
A monthly look at applications, gadgets, and other technology that can improve a CPA’s job and life.
This article compares the data visualization program Tableau to Excel, examines their relative strengths, and provides a simple walk-through on how to use Tableau.
New tools offer the promise of making automated machine learning available to organizations that don’t have AI or data analytics experts readily available.
Veteran investigator Cynthia Hetherington offers practical tips and guidance on how forensic accountants can use the open source information found on the internet to make themselves smarter, better investigators while staying within privacy laws.
See how to add a little color and direction to your Excel worksheets.
How to use Excel’s Flash Fill feature, including a keyboard shortcut for both Windows and Excel for Mac.
Experts offer best practices for helping students and faculty get up to speed.
Add some graphic flair to your spreadsheets with this quick and easy spreadsheet tip.
Erik Asgeirsson, president and CEO of CPA.com, and Ron Quaranta, founder and chairman of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance, examine tax and accounting issues related to cryptoassets and explore assurance opportunities blockchain is creating for accountants.
This article discusses ways to prepare for this kind of cyberthreat.
There are two main categories of AI: artificial general intelligence (AGI) and narrow artificial intelligence (NAI).
IFERROR can be used to eliminate formula errors and replace those errors with something else.