by Jason Bramwell on Apr 21, 2014
CFOs reported that vacant staff-level accounting or finance jobs take an average of four weeks to fill, while open management-level positions take five weeks on average to fill, according to a new Robert Half poll.
by Jason Bramwell on Apr 16, 2014
For the second-straight year, the Big Four firm was named the No. 1 accounting employer in North America, according to Vault.com's latest rankings that were released on Tuesday.
by Deanna White on Apr 10, 2014
AICPA launches forensic accounting mentorship program to meet growing need.
by Deanna White on Apr 01, 2014
Put away your cynicism; we actually have a warm and fuzzy story that involves the IRS.
by Amber Setter on Mar 10, 2014
Online learning can be a boon for busy CPAs, but it has to be done right.
by Deanna White on Mar 04, 2014
This summer, leaders in the CPA profession will once again join forces with colleges and universities to further their diversity goals when they host two summer leadership programs for accounting and business students from diverse backgrounds.
by Jason Bramwell on Feb 10, 2014
The New Jersey Society of CPAs (NJSCPA) just released its "2013/14 NJSCPA Compensation & Benefits Study of Public Accounting Firms in New Jersey." Not limited to just salary, the report also covers such topics as incentive plans, health insurance, and training/development.
by Jason Bramwell on Feb 07, 2014
Here are “Bramwell’s Lunch Beat” menu items for February 7.
by Phyllis Weiss H... on Feb 04, 2014
As professionals and executives become more senior, there’s often a desire or expectation that they will want to devote themselves to "good works" as a legacy.
by Deanna White on Jan 27, 2014
Created for the 2014-15 academic year, the American Institute of CPAs Foundation Two-Year Transfer Scholarship provides $1,000 to recipients who have earned an associate’s degree in business, accounting, finance, or economics and declared their intent to major in accounting at a four-year college or university.
by Jason Bramwell on Jan 22, 2014
February 5, 2014, is the deadline for CPA candidates who are planning on submitting an application for the Becker Professional Education second annual Newton D. Becker Scholarship Program.
by Jason Bramwell on Jan 13, 2014
A team of accounting students from the University of Portland turned into personal financial planners – and devised an award-winning plan to help a fictional young entrepreneur take control of his finances and pay off his debt.
by Jason Bramwell on Jan 03, 2014
The undergraduate accounting programs at Michigan State University and Brigham Young University received the endorsement of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) as higher education programs that provide management accounting curriculum and skills for students.
by Caleb Newquist on Jan 02, 2014
A new year beckons and I harken back to when my daughter was four years old. Her mother and I bought her an old, upright piano. It was a little beat up, a little banged up, and was missing a few keys, but hey, for a 4-year old, it was fine.
by Deanna White on Dec 30, 2013
Just days before his retirement from the MSCPA, AccountingWEB sat down with Theodore J. Flynn to discuss the major changes that have impacted the profession over the last four decades, the current state of the CPA industry, and where things are headed in the future.