CPA firm hiring

Is your CPA firm hiring? How to use video.

  CPA firm hiring is always a challenge.  One of our last slow season projects this past year was to develop our own internal hiring process. One extremely useful discovery was to add a step to request a short video from applicants. We request this after we’ve received a resume that looks promising. Video may […]

Accounting Practice Scorecard

Accounting Practice Scorecard

Do you feel like your CPA practice is missing that ‘certain something?’ Would you like a way to help pinpoint where your practice can be improved? This winter, we combed through and analyzed all of the best practices we’ve ever sold to see what key factors they had in common. From this exercise, we narrowed […]

Stephanie's Summer Reading List

Stephanie’s Summer Reading List

Summer Reading List I often wonder why I get more reading done in the summer; Is it because I am not supervising homework or headed to some ball field, or maybe it’s because I find myself outside more often by the pool or on the porch?  Vacations definitely lend themselves to more reading!  I love to […]

mentorship and training

Podcast on Mentorship and Training

Penny Fair sold her accounting practice in 2012, but had a strong desire to stay connected to public accounting. As a result, she and her husband Charlie co-created Ashgrove Learning to provide on-going practice management and annual professional development for public practitioners. Ashgrove strives to offer a unique learning environment. Penny’s years as a practice […]