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How to Manage People
 

How to Manage People

Posted: April 27, 2018
Managing others lies in the deeper un­derstanding of oneself and how one can relate to others in a way to motivate them towards efficiency and proficiency. In other words, get to know your style first then seek to understand others.

Accounting Students Lack Hard and Soft Skills After Graduating
 

Accounting Students Lack Hard and Soft Skills After Graduating

Posted: April 18, 2018
Accounting students today are coming out of college a lot more technology-savvy than their predecessors, but they are still lacking key hard and soft accounting skills needed for minimum competencies in the business world.



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.