by Terry Sheridan on Oct 10, 2014
Bitcoin is not just a flash-in-the pan. There are over 5 million holders of bitcoin, and 100,000 merchants accepting the virtual currency, with 1,000 more signing up each week. Don't get left out.
by Jason Bramwell on Oct 09, 2014
According to a new Q4 jobs outlook by staffing firm Brilliant, 28 percent of businesses are planning to increase hiring of accountants and other finance professionals in the next 12 months; temp hiring is expected to go up by 16 percent.
by Mary Ellen Biery on Oct 09, 2014
If your firm has, or is cultivating, an industry niche, you're already ahead of many other firms. You just have to take the next steps and let everyone know. Here's how to reach out to your niche.
by Jason Bramwell on Oct 09, 2014
The menu for Oct. 9 features specials on two tax officials express doubt about FATCA, healthcare tax credit shrinking for some small tax-exempt employers, Hillary Clinton dodges issue of medical-device tax, and more.
by Jeff Davidson on Oct 08, 2014
Jeff Davidson explains how an early encounter with Washington's nightmarish traffic patterns—and his eventual triumph—became a metaphor we all can use in moving ahead in our careers, and in life.
by Jason Bramwell on Oct 08, 2014
The menu for Oct. 8 features specials on PwC’s revenues up 6.1%, Paul Ryan slams IRS in re-election ad, video surfaces of Lois Lerner avoiding blogger’s interview, and more.
by Bill Meador on Oct 07, 2014
Many current and future tax CPAs think they can control the flow of their careers when in most cases they are merely in the eye of the hurricane. But that doesn't mean you're without options.
by Jason Bramwell on Oct 07, 2014
The menu for Oct. 7 features specials on EU investigates Amazon’s tax practices, current and former KPMG female staff offered chance to join lawsuit, H&R Block’s new tax-time savings program, AICPA awards scholarships to 92 minority students, and more.
by Jason Bramwell on Oct 06, 2014
Annual revenues last year increased 6.7 percent, marking the third straight year of continued growth at CPA firms in the United States, according to the "2014 Rosenberg Survey."
by Amber Setter on Oct 06, 2014
The use of executive coaching as a leadership development tool is becoming increasingly popular within the accounting profession. EY shows how coaching makes good managers great.
by Jason Bramwell on Oct 06, 2014
The menu for Oct. 6 features specials on fear of annual mansion taxes on the wealthy causing ripples in luxury housing in London and New York, IRS has FOIA backlog, Americans for Tax Fairness calls US Chamber poll “misleading,” and more.
by Bryce Sanders on Oct 06, 2014
In Part 1 of this two-part series, we explore working with friends. Here, we list workarounds to various barriers. Next week, we discuss some good reasons for friends to work together.
by Jason Bramwell on Oct 03, 2014
According to a new forecast released on Thursday by staffing firm Robert Half, strong demand is expected next year for such professionals as staff accountants, senior financial analysts, and business systems analysts.
by Deanna White on Oct 03, 2014
Last month, thousands of accountants across the country stepped away from their spreadsheets to plant gardens for seniors, clean beaches, serve meals to the hungry and homeless, and more.
by Jason Bramwell on Oct 03, 2014
The menu for Oct. 3 features specials on Canada’s top two national accounting groups unite, Salix nixes inversion deal with Cosmo, IRS advisory panel has vacancies to fill, married reality TV show stars get jail time for fraud, and more.