Tips for Successfully Landing an Early Internship

By: Zeke Sigler Experience in the workplace is one of the hardest things to come by in the accounting profession when you are in college or a recent graduate. The process of gaining experience through an internship is a tedious one, but if done properly, can help you land a great first job. But how […]

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Firm-Wide Benefits of an Accounting Mentorship Program

By: Ashley Gillen Binder, Sageworks Do you recall your first few years post-grad? You may yearn for fewer responsibilities (and wrinkles) and more “free” time of ages 22 through your mid to late 20s, or you may remember it less fondly in a small apartment with many roommates and less in the bank. No matter […]

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Are You Sure Your Software is the Real Thing?

With all the focus on cyber security and mega-breeches of information technology systems, many companies are looking for answers to this seemingly unlimited risk exposure.  Software inventories and compliance are areas getting increased attention. Comparing the installed software and usage levels to existing licenses and fee structures can not only provide a measure of protection […]

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Technology Training Yields Extraordinary Returns on Investment

By: Thomas G. Stephens Jr., CPA, CITP, CGMA When making your Continuing Professional Education (CPE) plans, consider what CPE can do for you beyond simply satisfying your minimum hours required. In particular, think about how technology-focused CPE can help you and your team to become more efficient and proficient in using everyday technologies—such as Excel® […]

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How to Increase Revenue this Busy Season Without Adding Clients

By Natasha L. Closs, Director of ProfitCents Consulting & Advisory Services for Sageworks To increase revenue, your accounting firm either needs to add clients or boost prices, right? Those are certainly two options for accountants looking to have a better busy season than last year. Taking either of these approaches, however, could mean you are […]

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