July 19, 2018

CPE

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Webinar: Selling the ROI of Cloud Accounting Technology

Have you ever made a case to the boss about swapping your current tech out for a cloud-based application? Did you succeed or get a deer-in-headlight stare? If it was the latter, our friends at FloQast are hosting a webinar this coming Tuesday to walk you through how to prepare a formal Business Value Analysis. […]

3 Controllers Reveal Tactics, and, Yes, How They Make Time, to Keep Learning

In about four months, the accounting and finance conference circuit will start to heat up, as professionals from companies of all shapes and sizes will descend upon hotels and convention centers in cities across the United States to peruse vendor exhibits, hobnob with their friends and peers at networking events, and attend workshops and seminars. […]

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CFOs Don’t Want You Wasting Time on CPE While Clocked-in

Summer is a great time to dust off the mental cobwebs and do some CPE. Hey, it’s better than trying to squeeze hours in around holiday time. Extreme procrastination before the year-end CPE deadline always makes for a dull New Year’s Eve. And, since it’s better to knock your hours out early, why not eat […]

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Nano-learning for CPE is One Step Closer to Reality

Continuing professional education is mind-numbing thanks to the delivery status quo in public accounting. It’s not conducive to real learning because long and boring is how we roll. Until now, there were only a few qualifying learning activities. You’ve got three options: Live CPE classes: Lock a bunch of uncomfortable CPAs in a room and […]

Indiana CPAs Can Now “Play” Their Way to CPE

The word game-changer gets thrown around more than the word dynamic at a Grant Thornton strategy meeting but this really is a game-changer. Sort of like Foursquare for continuing education, Indiana is attempting to change CPE as we know it, transitioning from day-long sessions and webinars to compentency-based courses that are more like games. GAMES, […]

Ohio CPAs Will Soon Be Able to Take CPE 10 Minutes at a Time

The necessary evil that is CPE can be a bit of a pain in the butt. Unless you're attending several conferences a year or diligent about signing up for and attending our free webinars, it can be difficult to squeeze in an hour of CPE at a time. Worry no more, Ohio CPAs, you will […]

The People Have Spoken: Is It Time for NASBA To Revisit CPE?

Before we share the following our own Amber Setter wrote for our friends over at AccountingWEB, we're going to go ahead and make sure everyone realizes the delicious irony of this considering Amber will be chairing a free CPE webinar on March 20th. Now, GO! CPE rules are ultimately intended to protect consumers. I see […]

RSVP: Free Client-Loving CPE on February 18

Brought to you by AccountingWEB, this is a 50 minute online session worth 1 CPE credit: Have you ever wondered why some clients leave or seem dissatisfied when you feel you haven’t done anything wrong?  Learn how to serve your clients better by knowing how it feels to stand in their shoes, and how to […]

Governor Christie Redeems Himself By Signing “CPA Death Penalty” Legislation in New Jersey

This from our friends at the New Jersey Society of CPAs: On January 13, Governor Christie signed legislation (A1545) supported by the NJSCPA that eliminates the “five-year death penalty” provision for CPAs and other licensed professionals. The legislation also streamlines the reciprocity process for out-of-state professionals applying for licensure in New Jersey. The bill will […]

Forget Last Minute Gift Ideas, How About Some Last Minute CPE?

I spoke to Colin about this and he assures me the webinar people over at AccountingWEB will take this into account for next year. Until then, what's a CPA to do to get a little CPE under the tree? Know where to get 2 or 3 last minute free CPE's? Any suggestions? Self-promoting spammers will […]