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Financial accounting & reporting

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Financial professionals are facing unprecedented changes in financial accounting and reporting. Economic, regulatory, and global forces are demanding higher-quality reporting while standards are in continual flux. These learning resources are designed to help you understand the knowledge and skills needed in the areas of financial accounting and reporting to appropriately serve their employers or clients.

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Annual Accounting and Auditing Workshop

Get up-to-date on the latest standards, including accounting, auditing, compilation, preparation, and review.

Course – Textbook Audit Foundational

U.S. tax and FASB’s new paradigm for revenue recognition

This sweeping new standard for revenue recognition has many important tax considerations. This article explains those considerations.

Article Revenue recognition Intermediate

To my mentors and mentees: Thank you

This article offers insights on the value of mentors and key traits great mentors share.

Article Coaching & mentoring Foundational

Q&A: Don’t believe these Millennial myths

Generational expert Jason Dorsey recommends ways employers can recruit (and keep) members of the often-misunderstood Millennial generation.

Article Team building Intermediate

How firms can overcome challenges and develop a diverse workforce

Recruiting a diverse workforce can be a challenge. This article discusses how the challenge can be overcome with a commitment to building relationships.

Article Team building Advanced

The importance of killing projects

This article explores an often overlooked aspect of project management - ending the project.

Article Project management Intermediate

6 Ways to Up Your Networking Game

This blog post offers a few tips that will help you up your game, especially when meeting people at events or in large groups.

Article Communication Foundational

"Inconvenience Everybody Equally" and Other Management Tips

It takes special skills and practice to manage these global virtual interactions successfully. This blog post offers several tips to manage far-flung employees.

Article Team building Advanced

9 tips for being more responsive to clients

This article discusses the importance of being receptive, available, and approachable to clients.

Article Communication Foundational

FASB New Not-for-Profit Standard: Maintaining Auditor Independence

This blog post discusses several areas where auditors can help clients implement the new standard.

Article Audit Intermediate

How CPA firms are evolving to meet Millennials’ desires

​Companies are looking at ways to recruit and retain Millennial employees and focusing on a number of criteria their employees are requesting. This article explores...

Article Talent recruitment Foundational

Get revenue recognition right at not-for-profits

Costly revenue recognition mistakes can be avoided by following best practices that lead to proper judgments. This article explores these best practices.

Article FASB financial accounting & reporting Intermediate