People and leadership skills

In defence of night owls

A reading list from Stefany Williams, CPA, CGMA, a not-for-profit CEO in the US, explores better worker training, why late risers aren’t lazy, and more.

Overcoming fear of failure

Fear of failure can hold you back from getting things done, taking up opportunities for development, and fulfilling your potential.

Project charter for finance professionals

August 16 at 12:00 PM EST / 5:00 PM GMT
Attend this webcast to learn how accountants can contribute to the development of strong project charters that ensure strong ROI on their organization’s project portfolio investments.

Bridging the gender pay gap

Myriam Madden, FCMA, CGMA, explains how removing gender pay inequality can benefit business and society as a whole.

AICPA Women's global leadership online summit

November 08, Online conference
The objective of this conference is to focus on leadership, boardroom diversity, and best practices to enhance the skills and potential of women leaders within the financial community.

AICPA Controllers conference

November 14-15, Orlando, Florida
This event addresses the responsibilities shared by controllers, across industries nationwide, for a learning experience that targets your specific goals and interests.

5 ways to reduce employee turnover

Companies that foster personal connections between employees have a better chance of keeping talent, especially in a job market where skilled financial professionals are highly sought.

How a culture of reciprocity can tear down silos

A “Reciprocity Ring” exercise provides a setting for individuals to ask colleagues for help and information, creating a network of requesters and contributors and facilitating communication across departments.

Is HR missing the point of big data?

Some believe that the arrival of big data could make a more exact science of human resources, allowing artificial intelligence to better select and promote individual employees.