Robotic process automation can reduce staffing costs related to repetitive, lower-level jobs while also freeing up time for staff to devote to more rewarding work, potentially reducing turnover, says Danielle Supkis Cheek, CPA.
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Discover techniques for gamifying academic integrity, helping Googlers, and more.
This article explores ways accountants should be preparing themselves and their businesses for the coming wave of technology-powered disruption.
Louise W. Reed, CPA, has developed a blockchain-based online marketplace that she believes will facilitate tax credit transfers nationally.
We're happy to report that Microsoft has now brought back real-time stock prices, although the steps for creating such a link are different, as illustrated in the following simple example.
Today’s tax firms must be vigilant against cyberthreats.
A new ethics interpretation gives CPAs guidance on preserving their independence with attest clients.
Examining the key financial accounts and expense categories flagged in SEC enforcement actions can help companies reduce fraud risks.
A monthly look at applications, gadgets, and other technology that can improve a CPA’s job and life. This month: Everplans.com.
Here is a summary of some of the more significant prerelease enhancements to Windows, which you can try right now by becoming a Windows Insider.
J. Carlton Collins, CPA, frequently receives the following four questions concerning technology, and, briefly, here are his standard replies.
Should you use an emoji in email? Is there value in reaching “inbox zero” status? Byron Patrick, CPA/CITP, CGMA, has answers in this podcast.
Bonus: The percentages for all 13 products, including a breakdown of their usage among firms ranked by ranges of numbers of preparers, in the 2019 tax software survey.
A not-for-profit organization called the Privacy Rights Clearinghouse has been collecting and reporting personal data breaches since 2005.
Protecting your firm from privacy breaches is often a matter of strong internal practices.
Learn how the industry-leading products stacked up in CPAs’ estimation through a tax season with many far-reaching law changes.
Mike Whitmire is the co-founder and CEO of FloQast. A CPA by training, he began his career in audit at Ernst & Young and transitioned to industry, joining Cornerstone OnDemand’s accounting team as it prepared to go public.
Five CPAs were recognized through the Standing Ovation program for their contributions in the areas of information management and technology assurance.
PowerPoint’s newest morphing tool, which is available only to Office 365 users, allows you to morph one object into another object.
The Windows 10 Professional edition costs about $50 more and provides five useful features not found in Windows 10 Home edition.