JOURNAL OF ACCOUNTANCY EDISI APRIL 2014
JOURNAL OF ACCOUNTANCY EDISI APRIL 2014 Vol. 217 Issue 4 :
24 Harnessing the Power of the Cloud by Jeff Drew
Cloud computing and increasingly powerful mobile devices are breaking down communication, data access, and market barriers for CPAs, but the breakthroughs also open the door to potential trouble. A panel of technology experts offers advice on how CPAs can make the most of technology while minimizing the risks.
30 Excel: The Power of Mapping by Jeff Lenning, CPA/CITP
CPAs often have to produce recurring reports, such as quarterly balance sheets, from datasets, such as trial balances. The process can be tedious and prone to error, but an Excel technique called mapping can show the way to better results. Learn more in this Technology Workshop .
34 Embracing the Automated Audit by Miklos, J Donald Warrant, Ryan A. Teeter, William R.
Technology is changing the way audits are being performed, with greater access to data but also more data to son through. Auditors can remain efficient and effective by employing applications designed to help automate some procedures .
38 PRACTICE MANAGEMENT
Managing Change Successfully by Jennifer Wilson
Leaders can foster success and overcome resistance with a well-thought-out strategy for implementing any transition and for communicating their plans .
42 PRACTICE MANAGEMENT
How to Maximize Client Retention After a Merger by Joel Sinkin and Terrence Putney, CPA
Client retention is essential to the success of an accounting firm merger. Find out how to minimize client turnover in the 10th installment of the series kCPA