productivity

New Survey Finds Accounting Teams Embrace Technology to Solve Hiring Challenges

New Survey Finds Accounting Teams Embrace Technology to Solve Hiring Challenges

Accountants are again taking a leadership role in their organizations with the adoption of cloud applications. According to FloQast’s new survey of accounting and finance professionals, 85 percent of respondents are facing increased challenges in hiring and retaining talent, and technology adoption is a key strategy in attracting and retaining talent.

My Secrets for Writing an Effective Email Newsletter

My Secrets for Writing an Effective Email Newsletter

After putting together 70+ issues of Cloud Accounting Weekly, I’m sharing how I do it; the case for the five-hour workday; big data, open banking, and the close process; 2018 predictions for cloud integrators; Amazon Go opens in Seattle; how automation will change work, purpose, and meaning; Burger King explains Net Neutrality; Kashoo gets into bookkeeping services; 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

16 Tips for Getting 90 Percent of Your Work Done Before Lunch

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Imagine this. By the time lunch rolls around, you push back from your desk with a satisfied sigh, saunter off to your car, and drive off to have a leisurely, stress-free lunch, daydreaming about the 18 holes that you’re going to play for the rest of the day. This can be for real.
— Neil Patel