CCH User Conference 2014 in Review

CCH User Conference 2014 in Review

Xcentric attended the CCH User Conference last week and, as always, had a great time.  If you are a CCH firm, it definitely needs to be added to your list to attend, and I strongly encourage you to send ‘younger staff’ and/or people who will champion knowledge of the...
How to Implement Lean Six Sigma in an Accounting Practice

How to Implement Lean Six Sigma in an Accounting Practice

Audit re-engineering has been around for decades and delivered significant increases in firm productivity and is now making another quantum leap in improvement by integrating the key tenants of Lean Six Sigma (LSS) into today’s digital audit workflows. Production...
Waxing and Waning Markets

Waxing and Waning Markets

Business guru and former General Electric CEO Jack Welch wisely advises, “Change before you have to.” Adapting proactively to shifts in the marketplace is one of the most effective ways to grow your practice. Today’s markets are undergoing dramatic realignment....
Can You Get Cyber Liability Insurance?

Can You Get Cyber Liability Insurance?

Can you even get Cyber Liability insurance? Like with any insurance, there are those who can get it vs. those who can’t. When’s the last time you got life insurance? I got a new policy a couple of weeks ago, and a couple of the questions were an obvious screening...
Xcentric Leaders on 40 Under 40 List Again

Xcentric Leaders on 40 Under 40 List Again

Two of our leaders made it again on CPA Practice Advisor’s 40 Under 40 list.  This award recognizes young professionals who have a great impact on the broader accounting and tax profession.  These may be individuals currently practicing in the tax and accounting...