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December 2015 Article Archives

Extravagant CPA Tech Gifts

Extravagant CPA Tech Gifts

Published December 22, 2015

Thanksgiving and leftovers are done and the countdown to Christmas and the gift giving season is on. If you have a big budget for that favorite CPA (or are patient enough to wait for the post holiday sales), we have a few ideas on how it can be spent!  Whether in the office, at home or on the road below are a handful of ideas that will raise everyone’s eyebrows and show that special CPA that you really care! Microsoft Surface ...

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Mark Your Calendar for the Last Week of June 2016

Mark Your Calendar for the Last Week of June 2016

Published December 22, 2015

Join us at the 2016 CPA Firm Management Association’s National Practice Management Conference, formerly the Association for Accounting Administration’s National Practice Management Conference. The 2016 conference will help you define a clear path for the future by providing you the latest learning, tools and technological information to keep you and your firm on the cutting edge. Gain knowledge on the most current business ...

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2015 CPAFMA Technology Fly-In Recap

2015 CPAFMA Technology Fly-In Recap

Published December 22, 2015

CPAFMA concluded the 2015 Technology Fly-In on November 11, 2015 presented by industry leaders with a focus on CPA Firm Technology Best Practices, Network Infrastructure, and Security Best Practices.  CPAFMA Advisory Board Member Roman H. Kepczyk presented “CPA Trends: Strategic IT Response” and the “CPA Digital EcoSystem”, Security Expert Eric McMillen presented "Your Security Response,” and Xcentric COO ...

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CPAFMA Helps Its Members to Manage Cybersecurity

CPAFMA Helps Its Members to Manage Cybersecurity

Published December 22, 2015

New Program Makes It Easier For Accounting Firms To Hone Their Cybersecurity Skills CPAFMA has announced a partnership with cybersecurity expert Neal O’Farrell, founder of security education company Privide, to provide comprehensive cybersecurity education to its members throughout North America. With growing concerns that accounting and financial advisory firms are being actively targeted by hackers in search of client data, ...

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CPAFMA 2016 Technology Survey

Published December 22, 2015

Launching this week, the CPAFMA has expanded its traditional SaaS Survey to identify the Information Technology utilized by member firms and the IT trends impacting our size practices. The survey results will be utilized by the CPAFMA leadership and staff to target future MAPCast and article topics, areas to help you improve your practice and to share with our future members.  The survey takes less than 20 minutes to complete and those ...

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