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May 8, 2023

The Future of Accounting: A Vision of Trust, Clarity, and Hope

In a world where trust and integrity are more valuable than ever, the accounting profession stands tall as a beacon of hope. It’s a field where ethics and client interests reign supreme, and these core values set accountants apart from other business consultants. But the future of accounting is evolving, and as we embrace this change, we must not betray
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May 4, 2023

Every Firm Needs an Accounting Technologist

Wheeler also suggested ideas for introducing accounting innovations to staff and gaining adoption and how a “learn by doing” approach helps to build staff competency and is also a way to explore new solutions.
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May 1, 2023

Cybersecurity for Small Accounting Firms – Own the Unknown

As a small accounting firm, you likely handle a significant amount of sensitive financial data on a daily basis. From tax returns to banking information, your clients trust you to keep their information secure. However, cybercriminals see small accounting firms as prime targets for attacks due to their often-limited cybersecurity resources.
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April 25, 2023

2023 Accounting MOVE Project

Since 2010, the Accounting MOVE Project is the only annual benchmarking research and advocacy report that measures and supports the advancement of women and diverse talent at accounting and advisory firms.
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April 16, 2023

Transformation Talks Podcast: Get Rid of the Drudgery Work & Menial Tasks

His firm made the choice to invest in technology when they decided the right technology could eliminate one salaried position and pay for itself.
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April 4, 2023

Professional Burnout Sends Many Executives to the Exit 

In recognition of National Stress Awareness Month, the Center for Accounting Transformation is offering “The Value of Personal Resilience: What Business Professionals Need to Know,” a free online program to help business professionals develop the skills and knowledge needed to build personal resilience and mitigate the negative effects of stress.
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March 19, 2023

Transformation Talks Podcast: Author Your Own Story Not Subject to Others’ Control and Opinions

Paralysis by analysis plagues the profession. The right fit is critical, so don’t feel bad if a situation doesn’t feel right. Make room for the right fit.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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