Thursday, June 23, 2011

Living Life at Performance Level

If you are looking for advice on how to achieve change and growth in your life watch this video. Curtis Zimmerman of the Curtis Zimmerman Group was the keynote speaker at this year's AICPA Practitioners Symposium and TECH+ Conference. His message was positive and uplifting, "If you want to grow don't be afraid to pick one thing to incorporate each week to make your life better."

Monday, June 13, 2011

4 Keys to Winning Today’s Competitive Battle

At your firm, who’s the chief change officer?

By Jean Caragher and Rick Telberg

Organizations with strong learning cultures have 37 percent greater employee productivity, are 32 percent more likely to be first to market and are 17 percent more likely to be market leaders in their segment, according to Bersin & Associates’ 2010 study High Impact Learning Culture. The same research shows that most companies do not understand this area well, despite the opportunity to drive tremendous performance improvements with almost no additional expense.

Among accounting firms, less than 1 in 4 CPAs say they get the training they need, according research conducted for the Seven Keys to Successful CPA Firm Management.