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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

SBA may be dropping PPP Loan Necessity Questionnaire requirement

June 25, 2021

The Associated General Contractors of America (AGC) said that the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is in the process of removing the requirement that Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) borrowers submit a Loan Necessity Questionnaire when applying for forgiveness on loans of $2 million or more.

  • business and industry
  • coronavirus
  • practice management

4 basic tactics CFOs can use to boost resilience in the supply chain

June 24, 2021

As businesses strive to move on to a post-pandemic scope of operations, many have an entirely new perspective on supply chains.

  • business and industry
  • coronavirus

Single-Use Plastic Bag Fee to Sunset on June 30, 2021

June 23, 2021

As a result of the ban on single-use plastic bags that will take effect on July 1, 2021, the single-use plastic bag fee will sunset as of June 30, 2021. T

  • business and industry
  • state tax
  • advocacy - state

The Skill That Can Make or Break a CFO’s Career

June 23, 2021

Of the many vitally important roles and responsibilities of a chief financial officer, the ability to deliver compelling financial presentations would likely not make the top five. But as many CFOs would attest, these presentations can make or break careers.

  • business and industry
  • career resources

AICPA, NASBA unveil CPA Evolution curriculum

June 15, 2021

The American Institute of CPAs and the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy debuted their CPA Evolution Model Curriculum on Tuesday during a free online launch event.

  • accounting and auditing
  • business and industry
  • career resources
  • federal tax
  • practice management
  • technology and cybersecurity

How to unlock the creative talent within your finance team

June 15, 2021

A new study reveals that creativity can be developed and sustained in the most unexpected places.

  • business and industry

Robert Half Research Points To Strong Job Optimism Among U.S. Workers

June 15, 2021

Many workers will be on the move in the coming months, according to new research from global staffing firm Robert Half.

  • business and industry
  • practice management

CFO's advice: Learn auditing, young finance professional

June 14, 2021

Even in this era of rapid technological change, foundational accounting skills are still among the most important career advantages for finance professionals, according to one CFO.

  • accounting and auditing
  • business and industry

Four Questions CFOs Should Ask Their Supply Chain Leaders

June 09, 2021

CFOs must challenge supply chain and transportation leaders to help build stronger, more resilient transportation networks.

  • business and industry

Accountants are on the front lines during National Small Business Month

June 03, 2021

As the U.S. marks National Small Business Month, accountants are deeply involved in helping their small-business clients cope with the pandemic, particularly in assisting them with a variety of government aid programs.

  • business and industry
  • coronavirus

Six Ways CFOs Can Help Small Businesses Recover

June 02, 2021

Accurate reporting, proactive cash flow management, and contingency planning all play a role.

  • business and industry
  • coronavirus

Employees Are Quitting Instead of Giving Up Working From Home

June 01, 2021

The drive to get people back into offices is clashing with workers who’ve embraced remote work as the new normal.

  • business and industry
  • coronavirus
  • practice management

How to Help Manage a Hybrid Office Model

June 01, 2021

As firm leaders consider their post-pandemic business model, the question of where employees will work looms large. According to AICPA’s most recent Business and Industry Economic Outlook Survey, 91% of firm leaders are currently participating in a mix of on-site and off-site operations, and they plan to continue to do so over the next 12 months.

  • business and industry
  • coronavirus
  • practice management

As pandemic recedes, CT markets itself as a potential remote work hub

May 31, 2021

Before the pandemic hit, Joe Hochberg worked out of the offices of a small Chicago trading company, where he’s employed as an options trader, but when COVID-19 forced many people to abandon their cubicles it also introduced unprecedented flexibility.

  • business and industry
  • advocacy - state
  • career resources
  • coronavirus
  • practice management

Business transformation: capturing 6 components to make informed decisions

May 28, 2021

While the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage in some parts of the world, other areas are seeing the most disastrous impacts of the crisis recede. Business leaders in some places are cautiously able to raise their heads and look to the future with a level of optimism.

  • business and industry

Draft employer’s payroll tax return incorporates ARPA changes

May 27, 2021

The IRS on Tuesday released a draft revised 2021 version of Form 941, Employer’s Quarterly Federal Tax Return, reflecting further new and updated payroll tax credits.

  • business and industry
  • practice management
  • federal tax

5 trends to watch during the pandemic recovery

May 26, 2021

The economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic will be different from the recoveries that followed past recessions, Marci Rossell told AICPA governing Council members on Wednesday.

  • business and industry
  • coronavirus
  • practice management

Burnout Building For 44% Of Workers, Robert Half Research Shows

May 24, 2021

Many workers are worn out and ready to make up for lost vacation time, new research from global staffing firm Robert Half suggests.

  • business and industry
  • career resources
  • practice management

Five Key Elements of a Successful Investor Pitch By the CFO

May 24, 2021

Answer the one question on investors’ minds: “Why should I believe that this company will make me money?”

  • business and industry