Accounting Career Path Through CAS

For a career in the Client Accounting Advisory Services (CAS) department of a CPA firm you don’t have to have the traditional degrees & credentials. Hear how varied backgrounds bring value to the... Read more

For a career in the Client Accounting Advisory Services (CAS) department of a CPA firm you don’t have to have the traditional degrees & credentials. Hear how varied backgrounds bring value to the advisory services you will offer to business clients.

Take Aways from DCPA17

Jenni Huotari, CPA, partner at Eide Baily, shares her top 3 take aways from DCPA17, and how they buoyed her spirits to keep progressing.

Jenni Huotari, CPA, partner at Eide Baily, shares her top 3 take aways from DCPA17, and how they buoyed her spirits to keep progressing.

Role of the DCPA Community

AI, Blockchain, Data Analytics, oh my… Digital CPA (DCPA) Community brings us from being intimidated by emerging technology to finding positive responses to it.

AI, Blockchain, Data Analytics, oh my… Digital CPA (DCPA) Community brings us from being intimidated by emerging technology to finding positive responses to it.

Which technologies do we go after?

Access to information is abounding. The key is to “get skilled.”

Access to information is abounding. The key is to “get skilled.”

Adapting Technology to Create Disruption

Is it the technology or innovators that adapt technologies to create new business models that cause disruption? Listen is as Leon Katsnelson, CTO at IBM, and Greg LaFollette, CPA.CITA, CGMA discuss... Read more

Is it the technology or innovators that adapt technologies to create new business models that cause disruption? Listen is as Leon Katsnelson, CTO at IBM, and Greg LaFollette, CPA.CITA, CGMA discuss blockchain and other technologies.

Artificial Intelligence or Augmented Intelligence?

Leon Katsnelson, CTO from IBM, and Greg LaFollette, CPA.CITP, CGMA, discuss the importance of the words we use to describe technology and the influence it has on our receptiveness to them.

Leon Katsnelson, CTO from IBM, and Greg LaFollette, CPA.CITP, CGMA, discuss the importance of the words we use to describe technology and the influence it has on our receptiveness to them.

Biz Guy & Tech Guy Discuss Technology Cycles

Listen in as CPA, Greg LaFollette, and CTO from IBM, Leon Katsnelson, discuss human interaction & reaction to fast paced technology.

Listen in as CPA, Greg LaFollette, and CTO from IBM, Leon Katsnelson, discuss human interaction & reaction to fast paced technology.

Digital CPAs Ask Why

Asking why is vital to being a successful Digital CPA. This allows Digital CPAs to see what others may not be able to, better known as the art of the impossible.

Asking why is vital to being a successful Digital CPA. This allows Digital CPAs to see what others may not be able to, better known as the art of the impossible.

Consuming Emerging Technology

Be a consumer of information on technology, and don’t be overwhelmed. Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, 2017 chairman of AICPA, shares tools and approaches to stay informed.

Be a consumer of information on technology, and don’t be overwhelmed. Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, 2017 chairman of AICPA, shares tools and approaches to stay informed.

Path to CPA Through Technology

Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, 2017 chairman of the AICPA, explains her pathway to becoming a CPA, through her background in information systems. The marrying of her background in information technology... Read more

Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, 2017 chairman of the AICPA, explains her pathway to becoming a CPA, through her background in information systems. The marrying of her background in information technology and accounting is what has led her to her dream of being a Digital CPA.

Digital CPA: What We Do & Who We Are

Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, 2017 chairman of AICPA, shares her insights on the mindset and role of the Digital CPA.

Kimberly Ellison-Taylor, 2017 chairman of AICPA, shares her insights on the mindset and role of the Digital CPA.

Persistence + Confidence = Breakthrough

Co-founder of Netflix, Marc Randolph, shares how to create success through incremental change; it takes small steps, and your business model will not be perfect at the start.

Co-founder of Netflix, Marc Randolph, shares how to create success through incremental change; it takes small steps, and your business model will not be perfect at the start.

"Is Blockchain the End of the Audit?"

The auditor role becomes even more important with the inclusion of Blockchain. What more assurance opportunities lay ahead?

The auditor role becomes even more important with the inclusion of Blockchain. What more assurance opportunities lay ahead?

"Tip of the Iceberg with Blockchain"

Blockchain is not Bitcoin; it is an initial use case. Ron Quaranta, chairman of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance, discusses the definition and possible use cases of Blockchain with Erik Asgeirsson... Read more

Blockchain is not Bitcoin; it is an initial use case. Ron Quaranta, chairman of the Wall Street Blockchain Alliance, discusses the definition and possible use cases of Blockchain with Erik Asgeirsson, CEO of CPA.com.

"3 Questions to Ask Yourself"

John O’Leary, best-selling author of “On Fire,” provides 3 questions we all need to ask ourselves to be a little better everyday.

John O’Leary, best-selling author of “On Fire,” provides 3 questions we all need to ask ourselves to be a little better everyday.

"Accomplishing the Impossible"

John O’Leary, best-selling author of “On Fire,” discusses how obstacles always seem in front of us yet we can overcome and succeed in seemingly impossible circumstances.

John O’Leary, best-selling author of “On Fire,” discusses how obstacles always seem in front of us yet we can overcome and succeed in seemingly impossible circumstances.

Blockchain's Impact on Financials

Blockchain is a hype word in today’s market. Daniel Burrus, Tom Hood and Erik Asgeirsson discuss the impact they believe that it will have on the profession.

Blockchain is a hype word in today’s market. Daniel Burrus, Tom Hood and Erik Asgeirsson discuss the impact they believe that it will have on the profession.

How Hard and Soft Trends Impact Client Accounting

Daniel Burrus, Tom Hood, and Erik Asgeirsson have a conversation which uncovers how hard and soft trends relate to the tasks of today’s Virtual CFO, and how these trends can impact the ways in which... Read more

Daniel Burrus, Tom Hood, and Erik Asgeirsson have a conversation which uncovers how hard and soft trends relate to the tasks of today’s Virtual CFO, and how these trends can impact the ways in which they are advising their clients.

The Four Modules of the Anticipatory Organization

The Anticipatory Organization™ Finance and Accounting Edition consists of four modules, each consisting of 7 lessons. Program creator Daniel Burrus discusses the content of each module.

The Anticipatory Organization™ Finance and Accounting Edition consists of four modules, each consisting of 7 lessons. Program creator Daniel Burrus discusses the content of each module.

How to Leverage Anticipatory Organization Model

The Anticipatory Organization Model is a four-part series, that is meant to be both watched, then discussed with others. This video offers advice from content creators of the best ways to leverage... Read more

The Anticipatory Organization Model is a four-part series, that is meant to be both watched, then discussed with others. This video offers advice from content creators of the best ways to leverage the materials.

Owning Your Leadership

Erik Asgeirsson and John Engels, founder of Leadership Coaching Inc., discuss the Owning Your Leadership program, and how it enables the profession’s leaders to better coach and lead their teams.

Erik Asgeirsson and John Engels, founder of Leadership Coaching Inc., discuss the Owning Your Leadership program, and how it enables the profession’s leaders to better coach and lead their teams.

Taking Full Responsibility for Self

In order for one to truly control your own destiny, you need to take full responsibility for your wants, needs and actions. Erik Asgeirsson and John Engels discuss why this is essential to truly own... Read more

In order for one to truly control your own destiny, you need to take full responsibility for your wants, needs and actions. Erik Asgeirsson and John Engels discuss why this is essential to truly own your leadership.

The Importance of Self-Evaluation

Erik Asgeirsson and John Engels, leadership coach and Founder of Leadership Coaching Inc., discuss how one cannot truly solve a problem unless they evaluate all aspects of a problem, including... Read more

Erik Asgeirsson and John Engels, leadership coach and Founder of Leadership Coaching Inc., discuss how one cannot truly solve a problem unless they evaluate all aspects of a problem, including themselves.

Why I decided to Attend DCPA16

Shortly after Mat Tunink attended the CAS workshop, he knew that the Digital CPA Conference was a must attend event.

Shortly after Mat Tunink attended the CAS workshop, he knew that the Digital CPA Conference was a must attend event.

The Power of the Digital CPA Community

Defining Thrive or Just Survive Decision Making

Neal Spencer discussing the 3 parts of decision making.

Neal Spencer discussing the 3 parts of decision making.

Challenges and Opportunities for the Digital CPA

Samantha Mansfield and Kevin Stephens discuss 3 pillars for the digital CPA and ways to capitalize on the opportunities.

Samantha Mansfield and Kevin Stephens discuss 3 pillars for the digital CPA and ways to capitalize on the opportunities.

Being a Digital CPA is about the Client Relationship

Kevin Stephens shares with Samantha Mansfield what being a digital CPA means; technology was not the first response.

Kevin Stephens shares with Samantha Mansfield what being a digital CPA means; technology was not the first response.

Tools and Guidance in 2017

Erik Asgeirsson and Dan Hood discuss the tools and resources that CPA.com will be providing in regards to audit in 2017.

Erik Asgeirsson and Dan Hood discuss the tools and resources that CPA.com will be providing in regards to audit in 2017.

Automation of Inputs in Audits

In both Audit and Client Accounting services, the automation of inputs in key factor for future success.

In both Audit and Client Accounting services, the automation of inputs in key factor for future success.

Blockchain and its Potential

Blockchain is at the height of the Hype cycle. Listen to Erik Asgeirsson and Dan Hood’s discussion around this subject.

Blockchain is at the height of the Hype cycle. Listen to Erik Asgeirsson and Dan Hood’s discussion around this subject.

Technologies to Pay Attention to

Erik Asgerisson and Dan Hood discuss what technologies the profession so be paying attention to.

Erik Asgerisson and Dan Hood discuss what technologies the profession so be paying attention to.

Putting the Skills in Place to Lead Change Management

Erik Asgeirsson and Dan Hood discuss the importance of change management in firms, as well as tactics and tools which can help the profession embrace change.

Erik Asgeirsson and Dan Hood discuss the importance of change management in firms, as well as tactics and tools which can help the profession embrace change.

A Glimpse Into DCPA16

Every year, the Digital CPA Community gathers to learn alongside one another. Watch the highlights of the DCPA16 conference, which took place December 5-7, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Every year, the Digital CPA Community gathers to learn alongside one another. Watch the highlights of the DCPA16 conference, which took place December 5-7, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Taking the Lead at the Digital CPA Conference in Las Vegas

The DCPA16 Conference is designed to facilitate collaboration and develop skills and strategies needed for future ready accounting firms. Join your peers, and the attendees of the ITA Fall... Read more

The DCPA16 Conference is designed to facilitate collaboration and develop skills and strategies needed for future ready accounting firms. Join your peers, and the attendees of the ITA Fall Collaborative, in Las Vegas, NV, Dec. 2016 and participate in “Taking the Lead”.

AICPA/CPA.com Executive Roundtable Fostering Collaboration

This event allows CPA.com and the AICPA the opportunity to collaborate with our professions leaders, to evolve strategies for the coming year.

This event allows CPA.com and the AICPA the opportunity to collaborate with our professions leaders, to evolve strategies for the coming year.

Client Accounting Services Leading Firm Technology Growth

Client Accounting Services using technology at the forefront of their practice, catapulting them to be harbingers of the future.

Client Accounting Services using technology at the forefront of their practice, catapulting them to be harbingers of the future.

Specializing in the World of Automation

Amy Radin and Erik Asgeirsson highlight how the broad access to technology and data help firms to become specialists, and by so doing gain greater appeal.

Amy Radin and Erik Asgeirsson highlight how the broad access to technology and data help firms to become specialists, and by so doing gain greater appeal.

Growing and Stretching the Digital Muscle

Digital and technology are a part of everybody’s job, and in order to stay current we must constantly take the time enhance our knowledge.

Digital and technology are a part of everybody’s job, and in order to stay current we must constantly take the time enhance our knowledge.

Incremental Innovation

Amy Radin shares, over 90 percent of the value created from innovation is derived from incremental innovation, and is the area accounting firms should focus.

Amy Radin shares, over 90 percent of the value created from innovation is derived from incremental innovation, and is the area accounting firms should focus.

The "How" to Grow a Market Segment

Gale Crosley, CPA, shares tips on how to find early adopters to build a profitable market segment for your client accounting services.

Gale Crosley, CPA, shares tips on how to find early adopters to build a profitable market segment for your client accounting services.

SSARS21 – 2016 is all about Implementation

SSARS21 effective date has arrived and firms have a great deal of versatility in implementation.

SSARS21 effective date has arrived and firms have a great deal of versatility in implementation.

Hear from DCPA15 Attendees

Wise Path to Driving Automation

CPA’s need to think how they can use automation to enhance the human centered skills they provide to their clients.

CPA’s need to think how they can use automation to enhance the human centered skills they provide to their clients.

The Digital Future Is Coming

Although a majority of CPA firms acknowledge the digital future is quickly approaching, less than 10 percent of firms feel ready for innovation.

Although a majority of CPA firms acknowledge the digital future is quickly approaching, less than 10 percent of firms feel ready for innovation.

Automation and commoditizing of skills

CPA’s are shifting from providing transactional services, to focusing on providing high level strategic knowledge to their clients.

CPA’s are shifting from providing transactional services, to focusing on providing high level strategic knowledge to their clients.

Bill Reeb, Managing Change

Bill Reeb -why change is necessary.

Bill Reeb -why change is necessary.

Geoffery Moore & Business Intelligence

Geoffery Moore -the importance of business intelligence.

Geoffery Moore -the importance of business intelligence.

Thomas Gawne, Going Vertical

Clients are pushing CPAs to go vertical.

Clients are pushing CPAs to go vertical.

The Evolving Role of CPA's

In this video, Dr. Canton discusses the steps a CPA should take in order to adopt to the industry changes.

In this video, Dr. Canton discusses the steps a CPA should take in order to adopt to the industry changes.

Bill Reeb on Succession

The Succession Solution.

The Succession Solution.

Combatting Information Overload with Deep Attentive Thinking

In today’s patience deficit era, CPA’s need to slow down and absorb the information they are gathering, to set themselves apart.

In today’s patience deficit era, CPA’s need to slow down and absorb the information they are gathering, to set themselves apart.

Greg LaFollette, The Digital Presence

Create a Digital CPA presence.

Create a Digital CPA presence.

Partnering with Automation

CPA’s need to resist the pressure of becoming a computer operator, and use automation to achieve their goals.

CPA’s need to resist the pressure of becoming a computer operator, and use automation to achieve their goals.

Bill Reeb, Maintaining Success

The Top 3 Obstacles to Maintaining Success.

The Top 3 Obstacles to Maintaining Success.

How to Succeed in the New Era

CPA’s need to make sure they are constantly pushing their on skills forward, and not becoming reliant on the software.

CPA’s need to make sure they are constantly pushing their on skills forward, and not becoming reliant on the software.

Bill Reeb, Partner Accountability

The number one challenge.

The number one challenge.

Strategic Services Complemented by Automation

Automation forces CPA’s to focus on what computers cannot, which is high level strategic knowledge.

Automation forces CPA’s to focus on what computers cannot, which is high level strategic knowledge.

CPA Profession and Its Role

Moving from systems of records to systems of engagement and collaboration.

Moving from systems of records to systems of engagement and collaboration.

Greg LaFollette on Mobile Apps

How mobile apps are like a garlic press.

How mobile apps are like a garlic press.

The Cloud is the New Data Center

The cloud democratizes computing, providing CPA’s with the opportunity to guide their clients.

The cloud democratizes computing, providing CPA’s with the opportunity to guide their clients.

Bill Reeb, Technology Automation

The importance of the decision space.

The importance of the decision space.

Advancing Your Firm's Journey in 2015

CPA.com President and CEO Erik Asgeirsson has a special New Year’s message for the Digital CPA community.

CPA.com President and CEO Erik Asgeirsson has a special New Year’s message for the Digital CPA community.