Driving Growth in Your Firm

Today’s public practice firms are growing, yet not all firms are finding that growth is strategic and/or profitable. The general rule is that growth needs to be strategic and there is no myth to the process which enables it. In fact, many of the strategies and...

IN FIRM View of the AICPA Top Technologies

Information technology is integral to every aspect of production within CPA firms, and to help CPAs understand and benefit from current technology opportunities, the AICPA created the Top Technologies initiative beginning in 1989 to deliver a list and resources for...

Why a new website?

I can boil it down to 3 words: vision, tool, and appeal. Vision While our old website sufficed for an online brochure, we felt at the same time that it was missing something. It did not communicate what we hold dear— how we help CPAs. That’s our focus, our...

Making the switch: XP to Vista

The Xcentric Managed Services officially supports Windows Vista! After using Windows Vista internally for over a year and doing extensive testing we would like to share a few points of interest on the topic. Here are some helpful notes regarding the usage of the Vista...