Trent McLaren

Are big firm CPAs “insecure overachievers”?

Are big firm CPAs “insecure overachievers”?

Laura Empson argues that professional services firms (looking at you, public accounting) deliberately recruit overachievers, then exploit their insecurity; new tax rules are speeding up automation; Thomson Reuters catches up... to the Xero and QBO of ten years ago; a terrible client experience caused by hourly billing; and more

How Accounting Teams are Changing, and What to Do About It

How Accounting Teams are Changing, and What to Do About It

How accounting teams are changing, AI-powered robots just beat humans in a Stanford reading test, a scary new era of Slack accountants, the best gear for travel, surviving the open office, and how to increase sales by mastering the art of storytelling