December 9, 2018

does anyone actually know what the cloud is anyway?

If It Sounds Too Good to be True, It’s Probably a Pyramid Scheme

The SEC busted yet another alleged pyramid scheme, and this one implicated the cloud in their malfeasance: The SEC alleges that three entities collectively operating under the business names WCM and WCM777 are posing as multi-level marketing companies in the business of selling third-party cloud computing services, which can include website hosting, data storage, and […]

How Many of These 2014 Workplace Trends Do You Expect To See Before 2020?

We're all more than painfully aware that the accounting profession as a whole is generally the last little lemming to go launching off the cliff, after all, so if these are "trends" in the workplace in general, expect to see them take hold in the profession at least by the time you're ready to retire. […]

Don’t Be a Menace to the Cloud While Leveraging Your Dynamic Innovative Disruption While at #DigitalCPA*

For the remainder of the week, I'm in DC covering the 2012 CPA2Biz Digital CPA conference. This 3-day event is the first of its kind offered by CPA2Biz and promised to highlight best practices for adopting cloud and mobile technologies so firms can offer higher value, higher margin services for their clients. Whatever that means. […]

Deloitte Survey Comes to Obvious Conclusion the Entire Internet Has Known Since At Least 2001

You know, it's a great thing we have the Big 4, Robert Half, Accountemps and others to spend their precious time pestering CEOs, CIOs, HR managers, CFOs and average grunts with surveys or else we might never know things we already know, like that business use of social media is on the rise: Deloitte’s fourth […]