Email is Not an Accounting Tool

Ambre Pierce

Email is not meant to solve your accounting workflow management challenges

What Contractors Should Know About Accounting

Jennifer Eubanks

Government contractors are required to follow certain accounting guidelines to maintain their standing

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AICPA honors accounting educators

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Lockstep® Announces World’s First Shared Inbox Designed for Accounting

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Patent-pending Email and Accounting Software Integration Revolutionizes and Streamlines Payments and Month-end Closing Workflows. Designed for individuals and teams, Lockstep Inbox provides an online workspace that lets accounting join the automation revolution quickly and easily.

Live Demo: Supercharge Your Month-End Close

Speaker: Nancy Wu, Head of Sales and Customer Success at SkyStem

Automation generally supercharges any process and brings its value to the forefront. See how infusing automation like ART (a unique month-end close solution) into your close can get you to the next level of closing. We will share a live demo of SkyStem's solution, ART, and share the key elements of month-end close automation.

A modern accountant’s guide to client accounting services

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Your Accounting Inbox Needs a Workflow Overhaul: Productivity and Coverage

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This is why sales departments use Salesforce to manage account status, notes and communications. But why then, is your accounting team using disparate accounting email inboxes to manage vendor and customer communications? Email was never designed as an accounting tool.

IFAC offers online resource center for accountants

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Accounting firms react to passing of Queen Elizabeth

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FASB mulls lease accounting standard change as it moves HQ

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Clariant restructures after accounting investigation

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Change Your Mindset: The Key to Growing Your Accounting Practice

Speaker: David Bergstein, Chief Innovation Officer at Bergstein CPA

Whether re-integrating back to in-office life or staying digitally connected through remote work, the first step in determining how to spur growth comes with reevaluating your company's willingness to change mindset. Join David Bergstein, Chief Innovation Officer at Bergstein CPA, as he shares insight on the accounting landscape, new trends, and practical tips for reevaluating your company's positionality.

High school students explore accounting careers at MassCPAs summer program

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Redefining ‘creative accounting’

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Singapore names two former Noble directors who got accounting warnings

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TSCPA awards $285K in scholarships to accounting students

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OSCPA gives $54K in scholarships to Oklahoma accounting students

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10 Pragmatic Guidelines to Inspire Trust in Your Accounting Firm During COVID Times

Speaker: Javier Goldin, Managing Partner at Goldin Group LLC

The accounting profession has been moving from transactional to advisory work. Advisory work is based on relationships and an ongoing dialogue. The pandemic has forced many firms into a remote environment. The implicit trust of a face-to-face interaction is gone. So how do you rebuild or reproduce that trust, key to a relationship, in a remote environment. Can it be done and if so how to best execute? Join Javier Goldin, Managing Partner at the Goldin Group, LLC, for this enlightening discussion on the elements of engendering trust.

FASB pauses goodwill accounting project

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What is Connected Accounting?

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Every business activity results in the sharing of accounting information. The only way that accountants have to share information today, is to email PDFs back and forth to each other, and open them, read them, and manually enter them into whatever their financial system (ERP) is.

Outsourcing accounting functions can benefit government entities

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FASAB proposes changes in federal lease accounting

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4 Steps to Building Your Client Advisory Services Practice With Passion & Purpose

Speaker: Amy Vetter, CEO of The B3 Method Institute

As a CPA, consultant and entrepreneur, Amy will share insights and best practices from her own experience starting and growing an advisory services practice on her own and as a Partner in accounting, and from her 10+ years of advising thousands of firm leaders on how to grow and scale their businesses. You will walk away with actionable tools, tips and resources for creating and maintaining a solid, scalable foundation for your business for years to come.

Companies unsure of leasing costs and accounting transition

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Three Google Sheets Formulas for Accountants

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While most accounting teams use Excel for their spreadsheet needs, a growing number of teams and organizations are moving to Google Sheets. Here are three helpful formulas in Google Sheets that all accounting teams should know. . Connected Accounting

Accounting Software for Accountants 2022: What to Look For

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If you get a queasy feeling from thinking about adopting new accounting software as an accountant, you’re not alone. But remember, software and artificial intelligence (“AI”) haven’t eliminated the need for human accountants. Accounting Software For Accountants: The Benefits.

New CalCPA chairs plan to focus on diversity, education in accounting

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Making A Bigger Impact with Automation

Speaker: Nadia Asoyan, VP of Finance at Trusted Health, and Amer Ali, VP of Finance at Netlify

Learn about the automation mindset behind some of the most efficient companies. Discover how to evaluate accounting software to ensure that your tech stack works for your company’s needs today, and that it will scale into the future. Download today!

Council Post: Three Ways Today’s Accounting Professionals Can Increase Their Value

Jennifer Eubanks

As the profession undergoes digital transformation, traditional roles and activities of accountants must change and transform, as well

Reconciliation in Accounting: Difficulties in Reconciling the Accounts

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However, these indicators are only good when you reconcile the accounts properly. The account reconciliation process is an integral part of business, which helps to connect accounting with bank statements, records with cash, and protect the business from any discrepancies. .

Accounting Today calls for nominations for 2022 Top 100 People

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Rising Interest Rates’ Impact on Accounts Receivable

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As the Federal Reserve tightens interest rates at the highest level in over 20 years, it’s a good time to review your manual accounts receivable (AR) processes to seek out your unresolved cash traps. Accounts receivable automation elevates your payments strategy and reduces DSO by 30%.

Global Accounting Principles and Commission Capitalization

Speaker: Ryan Dillard, Chief of Staff Director at CBIZ ARC Consulting LLC; Kelly Hicks, Global Controller at Airbase

Join us for this webinar, where Airbase Controller Kelly Hicks and Ryan Dillard, a Director at CBIZ ARC Consulting, explore how to approach capitalizing global sales commissions.

Buffalo accounting students win second place in international competition

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Five questions for accounting firms

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GASB issues guidance on accounting for compensated absences

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Academia needs better skill sets for future accountants

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Rethinking the Concept of the Employee: How Outsourcing Can Help Grow Your Accounting Business

Speaker: Dixie McCurley, Principal, Digital Advisory at Cherry Bekaert LLP

The very mention of the word "Outsourcing" is enough to send shivers down the employee spine. However, this gut reaction - while understandable - is merely based on misconceptions. Outsourcing does not necessarily mean mass layoffs and transplanting offshore. Rather, it could be utilized as an employee-friendly way to assuage an overburdened staff, relieve productivity bottlenecks, and stimulate growth. Join Dixie McCurley, Principal, Digital Advisory at Cherry Bekaert LLP, for this enlightening discussion on the ins and outs of outsourcing, and what it can do for your practice.

Accountants work on improving diversity

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Signs It May Be Time For a New Accountant

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Hiring your first accountant, whether it be internal or external, for your business is a big step in terms of growth. However, the first accountant or the current accountant that you work with might not be the best accountant or even the best option for your business.

Payment on account - what it is & how to pay your tax bill

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Ercan Demiralay FCCA explains the details and intricacies of payment on account.

Learners and employers call for more innovative accounting education

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Managing Security Issues with a Remote Workforce while Continuing to Grow Your Practice

Speaker: Jim Bourke, Managing Director Advisory Services at WithumSmith+Brown

In this discussion, Jim Bourke, Managing Director Advisory Services at WithumSmith+Brown, will share his perspective on what he witnessed during this period of change – the good and the bad, and he’ll share some of the best practices for security and privacy in our space around technology and innovative advisory offerings in this new world.