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Firm practice management

About this topic

Managing and addressing the needs of your clients and firm requires a broad range of competencies. These learning resources are designed to help you understand the knowledge and skills necessary to support the management of and manage a firm practice.

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How gamification can help engage Millennial employees

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Navigating the path to success in accounting practice sales

This article provides guidance on avoiding hazards that can derail the sale of a CPA firm and jeopardize the financial future of the firm and its owners.

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Money isn’t everything: Nonfinancial rewards that retain the best workers

This article shares tips for implementing nonfinancial rewards and perks at your workplace.

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How to Make Difficult Workplace Conversations Easier

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Want to keep your Next Gen leaders? Make these changes ASAP

This article details 9 steps that firms can take to retain their best and brightest young talent.

Article Talent retention Intermediate

Collision course to collaboration

This article describes how blind dates, chance encounters, and creative onboarding built one company’s culture of ideas.

Article Team building Intermediate

If appraisals need a tune-up, then what’s next

Traditional employee performance appraisals are being called outdated and arbitrary. This article describes how to turn them into useful conversations.

Article Coaching & mentoring Intermediate

Practice Management: Recruitment Ideas for the 21st Century

This article provides three suggestions for finding, recruiting, and retaining the most talented resources to keep you successful.

Article Practice management & professional standards Foundational

Hiring, onboarding, and management strategies for young professionals

This article discusses some strategies to boost employee engagement:

Article Team building Intermediate

4 steps to start a reverse mentoring program

This article discusses how organizations can motivate and engage newer employees, and build the knowledge of established ones, through reverse mentoring.

Article Coaching & mentoring Foundational