5 Ways to Drive Small Firm Growth

CPA firms across the country are thriving, according to the 2016 PCPS/CPA.com National Management of an Accounting Practice (MAP) Survey. This unique study is the largest and most comprehensive examination of firms’ financial health and practice management approaches and solutions. To enhance the survey’s usefulness, the results are broken down into seven defined CPA firm […]

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3 “Must-Haves” for Retaining Top Talent

By Jennifer Wilson I have written more about the talent shortages firms face than on any other subject. The growing wave of Baby Boomer retirements, the CPA Exam pass rate issues, the high demand for Millennial talent in virtually all industry sectors, the gender gap, and the lure of self-employment are all factors driving firm […]

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Fitness Instructors and Exam Scores

“The passing score is 75 on a 0-99 scale.  The scale of 0-99 does not represent ‘percent correct.’ A score of 75 indicates Examination performance reflecting a level of knowledge and skills that is sufficient for the protection of the public.” That’s from the AICPA website in answer to the question, “What is the passing score?” […]

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Ask a CPA Day: Friday, January 7

Roll up your sleeves and support your community! The Western Carolina region is pleased to be joining forces with OnTrack WNC Financial Education & Counseling on Saturday, January 7, from 9:00 am–4:00 pm for Ask a CPA Volunteer Day. We are seeking area CPAs as volunteers to provide personal and small business financial advice to local […]

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