PRODUCTIVITY ENABLEMENT THROUGH ADVANCED WORKFLOW AUTOMATION
Workflow continues to rank as the top business and technology issue for firms of all sizes. Optimizing processes across all departments within the firm –with a sound workflow solution at the core – will progressively lead you to performing at peak efficiency, which equates to immense cost and time savings.
CPA.COM has partnered with XCM Solutions to provide firms with a best- of-breed, end- to- end productivity enablement platform.
XCM is the leading workflow automation solution in the accounting profession. Powered by advanced cloud technology, XCM centralizes tax, accounting and audit processes within a single platform for end-to-end, streamlined workflow management. XCM provides a holistic view of all work in progress at the individual, departmental, and firm-wide level giving you greater control and visibility thus allowing you to proactively address bottlenecks before they become problems, enabling real-time workload balancing, and empowering you to proactively serve your clients.
In tandem with this powerful firm solution, CPA.com offers a wealth of educational resources which are designed to provide guidance and clarity to today's accounting professionals.
XCM was designed to help eliminate the crisis and chaos of the rapid-fire work culture by automating processes to boost efficiency and offering full visibility into processes. XCM facilitates task completion, project management and schedule adherence — as well as providing a three-dimensional view of firm wide procedures and accountability within and across departments.
It’s essential to have the ability to look across departments to determine the status of projects with respect to timing and budget.
Identifying bottlenecks and implementing process efficiencies is necessary for continuous evolution.
An organization that is flexible can implement continuous process improvements while increasing efficiency.
The quality and accuracy of work increases when individuals are accountable for task completion and schedule adherence.
When workflow is automated, productivity skyrockets.
XCM features a range of benefits:
Increase productivity by up to 30%
Complete visibility to monitor tasks and work progress
Reduce risk of non-compliance by having built-in controls and signoffs in place
Increase confidence in delivering quality, timely outcomes
Boost staff accountability and accelerate productivity
Stay connected 24/7 via XCM’s cloud platform and mobile apps
Mirrors manual processes with a digital routing sheet that pushes work through the office or across offices. From this routing sheet, users can easily access all the data needed to complete the task.
Helps maintain full control over jobs in progress - letting the user view what's been started, where it stands and who's working on it. Automatically captures audit details, ensuring transparency and accountability.
CLIENT ACCOUNTING SERVICES
Provides a management-level view of where each of your clients' CAS activity stands and automates recurring weekly, monthly, quarterly, annual tasks.
Helps streamline, standardize, and automate all operational procedures. Users can standardize the order of steps within a process, assign multiple items, and set deadlines within a specific step of the process that occur simultaneously.
“The real value [of XCM] isn’t in measuring how much time we save on each project, though there’s no doubt that’s real. For me, it’s in the peace of mind in knowing where things stand and not having to worry about looking for them.”
Harvey Susnick, Partner, Berdon LLP