Archive for Accounting

CPA Technology Advisor’s Top 25 Thought Leaders

The CPA Technology Top 25 Thought Leaders met earlier in the week at The Gaylord Texan Resort to participate in The CPA Technology Advisor’s Top 25 Thought Leader Symposium. During the symposium they discussed a wide range of topics including: strategic planning technology risk management performance micro-computing accounting systems profitability organizational growth emerging technologies public [...]

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Intuit 2020 Report on The Future of The Accounting Profession

Intuit recently released their Intuit 2020 Report on the Future of The Accounting Profession. I was drawn to the opening sentences of the report: “Imagine a World Where… Accounting firms are not spending their time on gathering and entering client data.” The reason this sentence caught my eye is because this was the same issue [...]

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Top 50 Blogs By Accounting Professors, Students and Professionals

The Biz-learner blog has compiled an interesting list of Top 50 Blogs By Accounting Professors, Students and Professionals. The list is a compilation of blogs authored by academia as well as other professional blogs that may appeal to accounting students. The list is broken into 4 main categories: Accounting Professors Forensic Accounting and Tax Professors [...]

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SurePayroll Named Finalist For Four 2011 Stevie Awards

[Disclosure – SurePayroll is a customer, we worked to produce an e-book about using social media to grow an accounting practice. The award in this post has nothing to do with that.] Congratulations to my friends over at SurePayroll who have been named as finalists in four Stevie Awards (American Business Awards) for Sales and [...]

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SurePayroll Joins Forces With Paychex

Disclosure – earlier this year, I had the pleasure of working with the folks at SurePayroll to produce an eBook for accountants – Using Social Media to Grow Your Practice. Chicago based SurePayroll is the leading provider of Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) payroll processing for small businesses. SurePayroll serves approximately 30,000 small businesses with its easy-to-use, online [...]

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2010 Best Accounting Firms to Work For

Accounting Today and Best Companies Group recently announced the winners of their 2010 – 100 Best Accounting Firms to Work For survey.  Did your firm make the list? The Best Accounting Firms to Work For list comprises 100 companies organized into three size categories: 45 small-sized companies (15-49 employees), 45 mid-sized companies (50-249 employees) and 10 [...]

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CalCPA sponsored Tweet Chat

I found this via the Verasage blog and thought I would pass it along as it promises to be an interesting and educational event. VeraSage Founder, Dan Morris, will lead the 1st Tweet Chat sponsored by CalCPA (http://www.calcpa.org) this upcoming Thursday, August 12th starting at 10:00 AM (Pacific) (GMT -8). Readers, friends, and even challengers, are [...]

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Free CPE Credits for Accountants

What’s better than free CPE credits? How about free CPE from the comfort of your own office or home? My friends at SurePayroll just let me in on a sweet deal that I can pass along to you. Here’s the deal. SurePayroll is giving you a chance to win the HIRE Act Self Study course [...]

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Using social media to grow your practice – free whitepaper

I recently teamed up with the folks at SurePayroll to create a white paper titled "Using Social Media To Grow Your Practice". The report, hosted on the CPATechnologyAdvisor website, is free to download, but does require a no cost registration. While the material specifically covers how accounting firms can use social media tools to grow [...]

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Accounting Today Goes Digital

The inaugural digital edition of Accounting Today was recently released. Personally, I enjoy reading magazines in digital format. I preferred to change the default setting on their reader to display one page at a time vs two. That's probably because I work on tablet pc with a relatively small screen. Anyway, the reader gives you [...]

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