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3 ways to fall in love with your job again

July 02, 2021

If the stresses of the pandemic have you looking for a new job, consider these fixes before turning in your notice.

  • business and industry
  • career resources
  • practice management

Accountants more likely to return to offices than others

July 02, 2021

Accountants, it seems, like their offices more than most people. In a recent survey of close to 500 managers, executives and senior leadership in banking, financial planning, fintechs, financial services, accounting and other related industries, leaders at accounting firms were far more likely to be working full-time at their firms’ offices; much more likely to expect to keep their current office footprint after the end of the COVID-19 pandemic; and more likely to predict their employees will all be working full-time in their firms’ offices a year from now.

  • accounting and auditing

The Human Side Of Accounting Automation

July 02, 2021

Accounting automation is an increasingly popular term in the finance space. Emerging tech in the forms of artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) and robotic process automation (RPA) promise to further transform many sectors.

  • accounting and auditing
  • technology and cybersecurity

The roadblocks to diversity in accounting

July 02, 2021

Lara Abrash, the CEO of the U.S. audit and assurance business of Deloitte, and Deloitte partner Thalia Smith discuss why so many of the accounting profession's diversity, equity and inclusion efforts have met with little success, and what needs to happen going forward, as the Big Four firm rolls out a major initiative.

  • diversity

Why Crypto Accounting Should Be Addressed By The Financial Accounting Standards Board

July 02, 2021

With the news that the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) is asking for feedback on its future research agenda, there is no shortage of important areas to address. That said, and not taking away from the other important topics, the case for the FASB to take up the question of developing crypto specific accounting standards is strong.

  • accounting and auditing

Members Pass All Five Bylaws Proposals

July 01, 2021

Per the bylaws, for an amendment to pass, the vote must carry a two-thirds favorable majority. Each of the proposals carried with a significantly higher percentage.

  • member news

Top soft skills for accounting professionals

July 01, 2021

Soft skills are key to career advancement. One CPA at the forefront of recruitment and professional development shares tips for boosting these critical skills.

  • career resources
  • practice management

Lamont lets evictions moratorium expire, but orders new tenant protections

June 30, 2021

Gov. Ned Lamont acted Wednesday to simultaneously allow the state moratorium on evictions to lapse and apply new pressure on landlords to tap into the more than $400 million in COVID-19 pandemic relief available to cover unpaid rent in Connecticut.

  • coronavirus
  • advocacy - state

Will Your Tech Stack Attract the Talent You Want?

June 30, 2021

Thoughtfully plotting how technology can help everyday operations will make a company even more attractive to top-tier talent.

  • business and industry
  • technology and cybersecurity

Accounting firms bet on tech advisory services

June 29, 2021

CPA firms have traditionally been known for providing audit and tax services, but increasingly many Greater Hartford accountants have begun to offer, or are growing tech-centric advisory services.

  • career resources
  • member news
  • practice management
  • technology and cybersecurity

Amber Moore Promoted to Partner at Goldblatt Bokoff LLC

June 29, 2021

Goldblatt Bokoff LLC is proud to announce the promotion of Amber L. Moore, CPA, to Partner.

  • member news