Tagged: Finance & Accounting

4 steps to prepare for the future of accounting

Posted on December 26, 2018

BY LEAPROS® Finance & Accounting · Accounting · Financial Planning · FP&A

Time is running out to start getting ready for the technology-transformed, new-world accounting profession that is evolving at an increasing pace.

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Which benefits do employees find most financially beneficial?

Posted on December 26, 2018

BY LEAPROS® Finance & Accounting · Financial Planning

Eighty percent of Americans would rather accept a job with benefits such as health insurance and a retirement plan than take a job without benefits, even if it paid 30% more, according to a new poll conducted in April for the AICPA by Harris Poll.

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Soft skills or technical skills? How accountants stay relevant in a changing world.

Posted on December 26, 2018

BY LEAPROS® Finance & Accounting · Accounting · Financial Planning · FP&A

Teaching staff about empathy and how to communicate with clients: a panel discussion at the World Congress of Accountants (WCOA) argued that these “soft skills” are just as important to the modern accounting firm as technical skills.

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The Difference Between Good CFOs and Great CFOs

Posted on November 16, 2018

BY LEAPROS® Finance & Accounting · Accounting · Financial Planning · FP&A

A CFO’s ability to build strong teams and develop successors is more important than ever. When CFOs of large North American companies were asked by Deloitte about the legacy they wanted to leave, they said, in overwhelming numbers, that they wanted to have had a strong influence on their company’s ability to perform well in the future and to have left things better than they found them.

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Journey to CFO: Lessons for the next generation

Posted on September 10, 2018

BY LEAPROS® Finance & Accounting · CFO · FP&A

As the CFO role continues to evolve beyond its traditional responsibilities, the career journey to CFO also is diverging from the traditional route of back-office finance and accounting.

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Networking Tips for Quiet People

Posted on July 5, 2018

BY LEAPROS® Finance & Accounting

If you're a more reserved person, you may feel like networking isn't for you. The thought of introducing yourself to strangers can be daunting. Networking can also seem artificial or forced.

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