We all like to think that we’ll know when it’s time for us to walk away from work for good. In fact, many of us are so eager for the things we’ll be able to do when we retire that we look forward to it. Some obligatory lunches with longtime colleagues, transition... read more
Traditionally, when a partner of a CPA practice is ready to walk away for retirement (or is being eased out the door), the other partners have essentially shared the financial burden by dipping into the practice’s capital and at least temporarily reducing the value of... read more
It’s been said that if you don’t make a plan, the world will make one for you. That’s especially true when it comes to your career. If you don’t approach your work with goals and a way to get there, you’re leaving the future in the hands of your employer and the... read more
The business community’s appreciation for the value of what CPAs know has increased in recent years. That’s great news, except for those responsible for finding and hiring CPAs. With so many companies eager to put that financial brainpower to work, a highly qualified... read more
A key advantage of doing business in this digital age is easy and constant access to an unprecedented amount of information. And a key disadvantage of this age is being overwhelmed by more information than one could possibly hope to consume. That’s particularly true... read more
As accounting firms consider strategies for growing their business and increasing their scope, most will focus on the same familiar avenues. They might consider adding more professional or support staff. Another common thought is buying another firm in town or in a... read more
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