NJCPA Focus is an informative blog that discusses timely issues, trends and developments in the accounting industry from NJCPA members, staff and other professionals. 

  • Performance Metrics to Keep Your Firm Healthy

    by Ira S. Rosenbloom, CEO, Optimum Strategies | Dec 29, 2017
    While the rest of the firm is crunching numbers for clients, CPA firm administrators are generally charged with creating conditions to achieve certain performance numbers and results. Here are some potent elements of performance measures.
  • Accounting Trends and Predictions for 2018

    by Joseph Tarasco, CPA, CEO and senior consultant, Accountants Advisory Group, LLC | Dec 12, 2017
    From increasing regulations and client demands to firm consolidation, 2018 promises to make accounting professionals carefully examine their mix of services, industry concentrations, and niches.
  • What I Learned From My Merger

    by Gail Rosen, CPA, shareholder, Wilkin & Guttenplan, P.C. | Nov 29, 2017
    As accountants, we do not embrace change easily, but we certainly cannot ignore the benefits of good business and opportunities. I challenge other small practitioners to be open-minded about the benefits of a merger, perhaps sooner than originally planned.
  • Multigenerational Workforce: Five Tips to Engage Staff

    by Ralph Albert Thomas, CEO and executive director, NJCPA | Nov 28, 2017
    Managing a multigenerational workforce can be a daunting task but knowing how to communicate and engage all ages is necessary to help accounting professionals thrive.


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