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

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    Adapting to a Future of Remote Work

    Posted: June 7, 2022
    Remote work, like in office work, has advantages and disadvantages. For many, the benefits will outweigh the challenges, and working remotely will become, at least partially, a part of their career moving forward. Here are some considerations.
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    Diversifying the Accounting Talent Pool

    Posted: June 3, 2022
    While some organizations are recognizing the need for improved diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) in the accounting profession, the accounting profession as a whole is still not as accessible as hoped, especially at senior levels.
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    How Running a Small Business Might Change in 2022

    Posted: May 5, 2022
    Small business owners are now focused on how they can stay afloat after the COVID-19 pandemic. This blog explains how changes to the market might affect these clients and what CPAs can do to help them navigate the recovery afterward.
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    5 Trends Impacting Today’s Accounting Professionals

    Posted: April 27, 2022
    The future of the accounting profession will be determined by how flexible and how adaptable it is to the dynamic business environment. Here are some trends for accounting professionals to be aware of.
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    3 Tips for Negotiating Salary

    Posted: March 10, 2022
    Negotiating your salary from the onset of a new relationship exemplifies a level of business acumen and confidence. In a worst-case scenario, you find out that you might not be suitable for the company, and in a best-case scenario, you have scored a great job and just stood up for yourself.
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    NetWeaving – A Softer Approach to Networking

    Posted: March 4, 2022
    NetWeaving is a softer approach to networking because it eliminates the need to “sell.” Instead, you are helping someone out and, in doing so, providing real value to that person as well as to yourself.
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    The Multiple Benefits of Giving Back to the Community

    Posted: March 1, 2022
    Giving back can be vital to an organization. Here are some potential benefits to getting employees involved.


We welcome interest in writing for NJCPA Focus. Please refer to the following guidelines in writing a blog post:

  • Have no more than 400 words in length.
  • Use bullet points/tips/recommendations, when possible.
  • Link to an objective or independent report or article, if available.
  • Do not sell a product or service.

To submit a blog post for consideration, contact Kathleen Hoffelder, content editor at NJCPA, at khoffelder@njcpa.org. All posts will be entered by NJCPA staff and reposted on social media.