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Recommended Reading
 

Recommended Reading

Posted: March 23, 2018
What do most successful people have in common? They read! I guarantee that an investment in your professional development will help you to become one of the most valuable staff at your company.

The Novice CPA
 

The Novice CPA's Guide to Legislative Action

Posted: March 16, 2018
If you can find a position that you understand and can get behind, there are likely several ways to get involved in government and pursue your interest in making a difference. Here is the novice CPA's guide to getting involved in legislative action.

3 Busy Season Pitfalls to Avoid
 

3 Busy Season Pitfalls to Avoid

Posted: February 14, 2018
As your firm heads into busy season, whether you’re implementing new processes or not, keep an eye out for these three busy season pitfalls to avoid.

Using Excel to Harness the Power of Data
 

Using Excel to Harness the Power of Data

Posted: February 12, 2018
The value of data is only unlocked when it is used to make better-informed business decisions; making this happen is not easy. Find out how to use Excel to harness the power of data.

A GPS for Staff Success
 

A GPS for Staff Success

Posted: February 6, 2018
Establishing a clear career progression will allow employees to be engaged, motivated and eager to stay at the firm. Management should be focusing on effectively setting staff expectations as this will also help build trust and retain staff.

An Accountant’s Perspective Through the Years
 

An Accountant’s Perspective Through the Years

Posted: November 8, 2017
As the bulk of the workforce transitions from Boomers to Millennials, many of the old ways of doing business are being rebooted. Public accounting firms need to adapt to better attract and retain the changing talent demographic.

The AICPA Leadership Academy – Why All CPAs Should Apply
 

The AICPA Leadership Academy – Why All CPAs Should Apply

Posted: October 20, 2017
AICPA's Leadership Academy is a great learning opportunity and a once in a lifetime experience that all CPAs should consider. Engaging with and learning from experts and peers allows you to develop in an open, creative and innovative environment. Read to find out one CPA's perspective.

 5 Habits of a Successful Managing Partner
 

5 Habits of a Successful Managing Partner

Posted: September 25, 2017
You have walked the path from staff to manager and ultimately to the pinnacle of partner in your firm. So, how do you develop the ability to see the opportunities, sift through those ideas and motivate your team?

7 Tips for Managing Sideways
 

7 Tips for Managing Sideways

Posted: August 21, 2017
"Managing sideways" is a way to break out of hierarchical managerial structures. Managers with strong connections to their peers report that the benefits flow out to the company as a whole.

Why I Became a CGMA
 

Why I Became a CGMA

Posted: May 22, 2017
Becoming a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) can position an accountant to thrive amid new changes in the profession. Read about one person's journey.