Accounting

SmartBrief for CFOs

Financial news and best practices

SmartBrief for CFOs

U.S. posts 3.5% economic growth for Q3

10/30/2014

  • Wall Street Journal (tiered subscription model), The
  • CNNMoney

U.S. gross domestic product expanded at a 3.5% seasonally adjusted annual rate in the third quarter, according to the Commerce Department. Economists had expected 3.1% growth. The expansion follows 4.… Read More

InfoTech Update

CPA IT news and information

InfoTech Update

Published in partnership with: AICPA Information Technology

How predictive analytics can improve performance

9/30/2014

  • AICPA Insights

Predictive analytics can answer detailed questions that may escape more traditional financial analysis, such as "How likely is my portfolio to fluctuate dramatically next month, given that volatility … Read More

BusIndNews

Accounting and finance news for business, industry and government

BusIndNews

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

What does it take to pass the CGMA exam?

10/14/2014

  • AICPA Insights

Whether you need to take the CGMA exam or not, you might be interested in its key features, structure and format. The exam's unique, strategic, case-study format is designed to assess problem-solving … Read More

CPA Letter Daily

The latest CPA news

CPA Letter Daily

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

World Bank: China should forgo rigid economic targets

10/29/2014

  • South China Morning Post (Hong Kong) (free registration)

China should move away from hard economic targets and emphasize structural reform, according to a World Bank report. Basing economic policy on a growth target undermines China's changing growth model … Read More

Financial Planning Digest

The latest news for CPA personal financial planners

Financial Planning Digest

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

Dear Client: What to say to clients about Q3

10/30/2014

  • Advisor Perspectives

Clark Blackman II, CPA/PFS, president and CEO of Alpha Wealth Strategies, offers tips on what to tell clients about third-quarter results. Clark recommends addressing the scary headlines up front and … Read More

Inclusion Solutions

News on diversity and inclusion for the accounting profession

Inclusion Solutions

Published in partnership with: American Institute of CPAs

How to deal with mental illness in the workplace

10/8/2014

  • HR Magazine

Untreated mental illness in the workplace costs U.S. employers as much as $100 billion each year, according to the National Business Group on Health. Early detection and treatment of mental illness ca… Read More