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KPMG partners with Google, Vermont pays to attract remote workers, & finance leads in RPA adoption

KPMG partners with Google, Vermont pays to attract remote workers, & finance leads in RPA adoption

Big Four firm KPMG International has partnered with Google to create solutions, Slack's new Actions update means your team can do more work in one place, Vermont will pay people $10,000 to move there and work remotely, the majority of medium and large accounting firms have moved all their IT infrastructure to the cloud, why introverts are better at networking, and more

The Future of Accounting Teams

The Future of Accounting Teams

Want to hear a crazy stat? Jeff Phillips, CEO of the recruiting site Accountingfly, says that these days a remote or hybrid (combination of remote and local) job will get seven times the number of applicants that a traditional in-office job gets. For this and more of the top links I clicked on this past week, read the latest issue of Cloud Accounting Weekly.

Time To Get Creative With Accounting Team Compensation

Time To Get Creative With Accounting Team Compensation

Why middle-aged accountants are suing PwC; KPMG offers new AI accounting tools powered by IBM's Watson; Why it's time to get creative with accounting team compensation; Xero's CEO Rod Drury steps down; Amazon to offer checking accounts; and more

How to make the case for cloud accounting technology

How to make the case for cloud accounting technology

How to determine the ROI of new accounting technology; Bluewire Strategy Group is my guest on the podcast; Victoria's Secret CEO thinks smartphones are a fad; how the CPA exam is changing; AT&T has built 1,000 software robots to automate tasks; how Gusto is working to hire female engineers; how AI can stop common back office fraud; lessons from selling Girl Scout Cookies; and more

Work-life balance top priority for Millennials

Work-life balance top priority for Millennials

Legislation to create an API at the IRS, study finds work-life balance top priority for Millennial professionals, 18 interesting people to follow in 2018, the best vlogging gear, why we need to kill recurring meetings, new CPA exam tech, and more

The Economics of Machine Intelligence

The Economics of Machine Intelligence

Machines will predict, but humans will judge; don't miss a Fireside Chat in Toronto on Dec 6; Xero releases Xero HQ; how new CPAs can build a book of business, tips on making add-on suggestions to clients, and more

Cloud Accounting Weekly #17

Cloud Accounting Weekly #17

5 must-see things at Xerocon, the most profitable industries of 2016, working from home with a spouse, a vampire accountant novel, how to pass the CPA Exam at 30, SaaS sales tax by state, how you should be like Donald Trump, a review of Avalara TrustFile, and more