Career Management

How the CPA Exam is poised to change

New technologies with the power to reshape accounting, such as data analytics, are emerging all the time. Rich Gallagher, CPA, senior director of content for the AICPA Examinations team, explains how the CPA Exam is able to keep up with such changes.

Mary Elliott, CPA

Developing a specialty can help a CPA provide maximum value to clients, according to Mary Elliott, CPA, the CEO of Warren Averett in Birmingham, Ala.

The former Deloitte CEO on career agility

Cathy Engelbert, CPA, became the first woman to lead a Big Four firm in the U.S. She is now applying more than three decades of business skills to the WNBA, a league that has longevity but needs a boost on several fronts.

Sleep tips for CPAs

This article offers tips to help you wake up refreshed to power through your day.

Ernie Almonte, CPA/CFF, CGMA

Mentoring the next generation and volunteering can help CPAs contribute to the community and their profession, says Ernie Almonte, CPA/CFF, CGMA, a partner with RSM LLP who serves as president of the AICPA Foundation board of trustees.

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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.