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Practice Management

Practice management and development techniques to build a successful public practice, effectively manage day-to-day operations, and protect the business from professional liability issues. Also of interest to small and medium-sized entrepreneurs.


Learning Products

Linking Employee Performance, Compensation and Accounting Firm Performance
To get the most out of well paid employees, firms need to be on the ball right from the start; this means they need to link job descriptions for people coming into a position with firm performance-related goals, and to base their compensation on achieving those goals, stresses author Mitchell Langbert in this online article by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
The Meaning of Rituals
Author Mindy Abramowitz examines how knowledge of organizational culture and how people interact within that culture can make it a lot easier to forge a path to corporate success in this CGA Magazine article.
Keeping Your Cool Under Pressure
It’s a scene we’ve all witnessed in the work environment; a stressful situation occurs and somebody’s ‘natural’ reaction is to ‘blow up.’ While you can’t control the actions of somebody else, that doesn’t have to be you making an emotional scene as this article by Merge Gupta-Sunderji in CGA Magazine illustrates.
The high-performance CFO
With perhaps unprecedented reach and diversity, the duties and responsibilities of the contemporary chief financial officer place them right in the centre of their organization. As this article, published jointly by PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and Knowledge@Wharton, from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania outlines, today’s CFO is far more than a financial analyst or reporter providing shareholders with facts and figures on a quarterly basis. [pdf]
Robert Half International – Salary Guides - 2014
The 2014 Salary Guide, published by Robert Half International, contains an annual update of various accounting and finance-related salaries for a variety of positions.