Millennials

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

KPMG partners with Microsoft to build new accounting software "Wiise"

KPMG partners with Microsoft to build new accounting software "Wiise"

This week I’m most intrigued by reports out of Australia that KPMG has partnered with Microsoft and Commonwealth Bank to create an SEM-focused standalone accounting software solution called Wiise on Microsoft’s existing Dynamics Business Central platform.

The Human is the Beast that Automates

The Human is the Beast that Automates

It's not tools, but our ability to automate that makes us unique among animals; blockchain is mostly hype, but money transfer startup Veem is actually using it; why meetings are toxic; Catching Clouds Academy launches on YouTube; what drives workaholism; how digital nomads are hiring and firing their governments; and more

The Art of the Newsletter for Lead Generation

The Art of the Newsletter for Lead Generation

How to write your own email newsletter in a minimum amount of time, Practice Ignition integrates with Zapier, the best password managers, managing the Millennial accountant, what the Net Neutrality repeal means for us, the SEC is cracking down on ICOs, and more

How Bill.com is Taking Over the World of Business Payments

How Bill.com is Taking Over the World of Business Payments

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

4 Myths about Millennial Business Owners and Their Accounting Firm Preferences

4 Myths about Millennial Business Owners and Their Accounting Firm Preferences

This survey by Bill.com shows that being tech savvy is not optional if you want to attract Millennial customers: Eighty-two percent require paperless accounting services. And more than half also consume bookkeeping services in addition to tax, an increase of almost 25% versus boomers.

Can't Stop This Remote Work Feeling

Can't Stop This Remote Work Feeling

Why remote work can't be stopped, National Australia Bank invests in Wave Accounting, AvidXchange raises $300 million to help eliminate paper checks, what Millennial-led businesses want from accounting firms, how to charge existing clients more, how to move to fixed fees, how to be a great boss, and more