Technologies and Tools to Improve Collaboration

Technologies and Tools to Improve Collaboration

Collaboration among team members and with clients is a key component in the successful completion of any assurance engagement. Many accountants fall into the habit of using the same communication and information tools that they initially learned when they joined the...
Xcentric Finds Its Niche Delivering Cloud Services to CPAs

Xcentric Finds Its Niche Delivering Cloud Services to CPAs

Author: John Carey, Sr. Director, Worldwide Channel Programs Strategy, Citrix This post originally appeared on the Citrix Blogs. Succeeding in a niche vertical market such as public accounting requires a deep understanding of the business model and a compelling...
Tax Season, Velocity, and Lucille Ball

Tax Season, Velocity, and Lucille Ball

Most of us can recall the famous “I Love Lucy” candy factory skit where Lucille Ball is working on a conveyer belt wrapping chocolates as the speed of the conveyer belt steadily increases to the point of chaos, which is reminiscent of what happens in many accounting...
Rethinking “Paperless” Blind Spots

Rethinking “Paperless” Blind Spots

“Paperless” has been one of the technology mantras within the accounting profession for more than a decade, and like most buzzwords meant very different things to different people (think Cloud and CRM).  In many cases, early adopters of paperless technologies just...