News & Updates
January 28, 2023
To Lessen Stress, We Must Get Better at Saying No
The Center for Accounting Transformation is seeking to help accountants and business professionals prevent burnout before it begins with programs and services focused on Personal Resilience. Bringing together thought leaders in the profession, the Center has set out to build a community and resource center that will help busy professionals learn to identify the causes of stress and burnout, recognize when it turns into mental health issues, and view new ways to integrate productivity, work-life balance; and recognize the signs of when a professional career coach or a therapist is needed.
January 1, 2023
On the Brink of Busy Season: 99% of Accountants Experience Burnout
The Center for Accounting Transformation is seeking to help CPAs prevent burnout before it begins with programs and services focused on personal resilience.
December 19, 2022
Center for Accounting Transformation Founder, Thought Leaders Named to List of Most Influential People in Accounting
Shimamoto makes list for eighth time, joining others like KET Solutions CEO Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, the AICPA’s Tom Hood, The Radical CPA’s Jody Padar, CPA Trendlines CEO and Founder Rick Telberg, and Fore LLC Founder Michelle Golden River.
December 8, 2022
Center Launches Transformation Highlights E-Newsletter
The Center for Accounting Transformation announces the launch of a free weekly e-newsletter through the organization’s LinkedIn platform that highlights content to help inspire and enable transformation in the accounting profession.
December 2, 2022
Is DEI Key to Recruiting, Retention & Performance?
Organizations with actionable DEI initiatives show higher productivity, less turnover, and more revenue, and more than 75% of job applicants say that a diverse workforce is an important factor when deciding where to work.
November 8, 2022
Nearly Two-Thirds of Employers Don’t Allocate Enough Resources to DEI
If a looming recession means tightening the budget, business leaders advise strongly against reigning in DEI initiatives
October 31, 2022
What’s Scary Expensive? A Cyberattack
According to data from the FBI, the total cost of cybercrime from 2019 to 2021 skyrocketed from $3.5 billion to $6.9 billion, essentially doubling since COVID-19.
October 17, 2022
Transformation Talks Podcast: The Missing Ingredient in CSR for CPAs
Accountants have the power to change the world, according to James Ross, the corporate responsibility and sustainability executive for Buzzacott, one of the largest accounting firms in the United Kingdom, in this interview with Donny Shimamoto.
September 27, 2022
Transformation Talks Podcast: Transform Your Life with a Leap of Faith
Ready for transformation? Ask yourself three questions first.
September 16, 2022
Make No Mistake: Innovation is Not the Same as Technology
Accounting thought leaders want the world to know that innovation is not the same thing as technology.