5 things you need to know about the new auditor reporting standards

You may have heard that we issued a new auditor reporting standard effective for audits of financial statements for periods ending on or after December 15, 2020. The standard was designed to [...]

Find value in what you love: One tax CPA’s value pricing story

In 2006, Dominique Molina, CPA, had a revelation: she was working too much. It was busy season, and like many nights, she was working late from her home office. As the owner of a successful tax [...]

Demystifying unicorns: How startup valuations really work

Near daily headlines tout the massive valuations of startup companies and their potential public offerings. Some of these entities are valued well into the tens of billions of dollars. Private [...]

Flip the switch on non-conformity with 5 free audit quality resources

You strive to perform top-notch audits of your clients’ financial statements. You research the company and their industry, meet with the client, gather necessary information and develop and [...]

Close any deal with these human intelligence skills

So, you’ve made it through the first round of interviews for your dream job — or maybe you’ve made an initial pitch to a prospective new client and now it’s time to close [...]

Workplace benefit advice for the Class of 2019

Nearly two million students are estimated to graduate with a bachelor’s degree this year. As they enter the job market and evaluate the employment opportunities before them, it’s a [...]

How to navigate the digital age

We know that disruption is upon us. Not later, not soon, but right this instant. We’re already in the digital age and the profession is changing fast and challenging our minds to keep up. [...]

How to stay on track to accomplish your 2019 goals

It’s time to assess those goals Remember when 2018 was coming to a close? You were thrilled about the new year ahead. Fully living in the “new year; new me” theme, you made a [...]

Rising to the challenge of a digital era: Reflections from AICPA chair

When I stepped into the role of Chair of the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) in February 2018, we were — and continue to be — facing an unprecedented pace of change that’s [...]

5 steps to get started with audit data analytics

If your firm hasn’t started using audit data analytics yet, it’s time to get on board. Audit data analytics (ADAs) are a technique that can help you leverage current technologies and [...]