A blog about the future of the accounting profession, which is being transformed by technology. Whether you’re an accountant, bookkeeper, CPA, CMA, CGMA, or CA, your job is going to dramatically change over the next decade. Read and subscribe for news and resources to help you survive and thrive among the robots.
Bill.com raises $100 million, the ethical problems of hourly billing, best practices for managing Millennial accountants, the best social media channels for accountants, a robot that makes salads, the meteoric rise in ICOs, and more
Lots of interesting stories this past week, including a piece in the New York Times about how automation is threatening the $150 billion Indian IT industry. Productivity gains are making it cost effective to “onshore” jobs that were being rapidly offshored not that long ago.
Deloitte acquires Day1, manufacturing harnesses the cloud, cloud accounting app vs. cloud ERP, lots of robot fears, Chris Hooper shows how he uses Xero to combat fraud, app updates from Gusto, FloQast, and Futrli, reviews of Receipt Bank and Hubdoc, and more
Why Intuit can't kill QuickBooks Desktop, Xero Chairman joins Trump Administration, drones to invade auditing profession, CrunchBoards is now Futrli, Bank of America opens branches with no employees, and more