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Leadership

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Financial professionals are facing unprecedented changes in financial accounting and reporting. Economic, regulatory, and global forces are demanding higher-quality reporting while standards are in continual flux. These learning resources are designed to help you understand the knowledge and skills needed in the areas of financial accounting and reporting to appropriately serve their employers or clients.

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How to increase CPAs’ happiness on the job

This article discusses three factors that have the most impact on employees well-being: having hope, a calling, and autonomy.

Article Motivating & inspiring Advanced

How to manage underperformers

This article provides the strategies for dealing with the underperformers on your team.

Article Driving performance Intermediate

7 communication tips for new tax managers

This article provides advice for effective communication during busy periods and throughout the year.

Article Communication Foundational

Manager Survival Series: The chronically late or absent employee

This article offers tips on to how to handle the chronically late or absent professional employee in the typical workplace.

Article Driving performance Intermediate

Building trust with your team

The primary goal of leaders who want to bring about change should be to build trust at all levels. This article provides strategies to build trust within your team.

Article Team building Intermediate

9 skills of a great organisational coach

This article reminds us of critical coaching skills we need both in individual and corporate coaching.

Article Coaching & mentoring Intermediate

How to handle poor performers

This article provides tips guidance for identifying and dealing with poor performance.

Article Driving performance Foundational

Be strategic when awarding raises and promotions

Having a solid review and reward process is a way to develop a sustainable and effective workforce. This article provides advice for a successful review period.

Article Driving performance Advanced

Millennial women: How to woo a new generation of employees

Millennial women make ideal employees. Read this article to learn what is needed to recruit and retain this demographic of the workforce.

Article Team building Foundational

Are you a leader? Take the quiz

Are you a leader? You may not think so, but often you are perceived as one. This article contains insights that will help you own the label of leader.

Article Driving performance Foundational

Drive competencies and develop talent

Organizations are responding to skills gaps by increasing their efforts to train and develop existing workers. This article explores how one company is approaching it.

Article Coaching & mentoring Advanced

Achieve elite status

Describes 10 principles firms can apply toward building a winning team, from the viewpoint of a businessman and former Navy SEAL.

Article Human capital Foundational