Text messaging is right up there in the realm of great communication inventions. It's so engrained in our lives that we barely even think about it, but if it went away, we'd all be FURIOUS.
The Big 4 has been attempting to bring sexy back to auditing for awhile now with leaders talking about innovation this and technology that.
When did the AICPA decide that “young” professionals are 22 to 40 (yes, 40) years old?
...or artificial intelligence.
Who doesn’t love getting preferential treatment -- even if you have to pay for it? Priority boarding on an airplane? TSA pre-check? Yes, sign me up! Really, any type of express lane is downright delicious.
A reader’s skeptical comment on the second of this series -- Part I and Part II -- on the ominous messages for the accounting profession in Martin Ford’s prize-winning book of last year, Rise of the Robots was that,
“The ‘smarter’ machines get, the more and more jobs they’ll replace. Including mine. And yours.”
Does your external hard drive or cloud storage easily transform into the digital equivalent to a garage full of junk?
The sky is falling. Or, should I say, the cloud? No, I’m not Chicken Little. You might want to pay attention to this one…
Auditors -- especially seasoned IT auditors -- are familiar with the scene of sitting with a nervous backup and recovery analyst once a year for a walkthrough. If you haven’t had the pleasure of experiencing it, here’s the drill: