New HS course gives insights into real accounting careers

How well do you remember your first accounting course? The American Institute of CPAs knows that a student’s first classroom experience with accounting goes a long way towards determining [...]

7 ways to beat back-to-school stress

It’s the hottest part of the summer, and my kids are out of control. They’d sleep ‘til noon and stay up ‘til after midnight if I let them. While attempting to wake the [...]

Confessions of a young tax practitioner

Olena Romanchuk, CPA, knows what it’s like to fall in love with tax at an early age. She was only fifteen the first time she pored over a stack of ledgers. After studying accounting in her [...]

Why assess audit risk? So you don’t get lost in the woods

Picture this: You’ve finally made it through busy season. You’ve booked a family trip to a remote cabin in the mountains to unplug and relax. Your out-of-office message has been [...]

Beyond robotics: How AI can help improve the audit process

The CPA profession has been hearing a lot about Robotic Process Automation (RPA), a software technology that can help auditors sift through structured data. But RPA can only do so much. Abigail [...]