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.
Intuit unveils new finance platform "Turbo," the untold story of Xero, the best tech for your home office, query clients with Ask in Xero HQ, send QBO invoices from Gmail, the best password managers, flying drones that take inventory, and more
Sage buys Intacct for $850M, what that means for the accounting technology market, how to add decision support services to your firm, Capital One integrates with Xero for credit card fees, automating invoicing and collection with QuickBooks Online, and more
Microsoft ditches hourly billing for legal services, how to build your tech stack for your accounting firm, how to get the quickest ROI from your marketing, Bill Ackman seeks "transformational change" at ADP, the top 5 reasons accountants don't convert their sales proposals, and more
I was pleased to read that two apps in my cloud accounting tool box raised VC money this past week: FloQast ($25 million) and Hubdoc (for $5 million). Investors are betting on the success of cloud accounting, and that’s good news for users!
Deputy does a Series A, companies waste 4-5 days a month on manually tracking fixed assets, TradeGecko is Xero Ecosystem Partner of the Month, Big Ten switches to Intacct, QBO adds recurring CC and ACH payments, and more