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 [...]

5 lessons learned from the closing of a historic candy company

NECCO Wafers are one of America’s most historic candies. Union soldiers carried them in the Civil War. Arctic explorer Donald MacMillan stocked them on his voyage to northern Greenland in [...]

Taming your to-do list

“Until we can manage time, we can manage nothing else.” ~Peter Drucker Two things trip up most leaders’ attempts at managing their time. The first is the fact that the best [...]

5 podcasts for your summer road trip

Taking a family road trip is one of the rites of passage that we all go through during summer. The kids have their iPads and books, the dog has his bone, and that just leaves the adults to find [...]

Summer reading list

It’s that time of year: trips are being planned, office cubes seem emptier than normal and social media is flooded with pictures of vacation spots. But, nothing says summer to me like [...]

8 tips to help recent grads establish financial independence

Schools out for summer! And, for some, school is out for good. In honor America declaring their independence, here are 8 tips from the American Institute of CPA’s National CPA Financial [...]

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