Leadership Academy Resources
Invitation for state societies and other partner organizations to participate in the nomination process for the AICPA Leadership Academy. Resources and materials to participate in the nomination process and to inform their members of this valuable opportunity...
Published on April 09, 2013
How to Avoid the Time-Drain in Volunteer Service
Everyone loves a volunteer, or at least organizations do when someone steps up, raises his or her hand, and makes a commitment. Yet, many groups may take advantage of your goodwill by demanding too much of your...
Published on August 19, 2013
How Leadership Skills Can Aid Local Organizations
Serving on a committee or leadership position at the local level is good for your career and good for your employer, but how much time should you devote to these kinds of activities and what’s the ROI?
Published on April 15, 2011
3 Reasons to Get Involved in Professional Organizations
Take your pick: Rotary, Kiwanis, college alumni groups … the sky's the limit on the number of professional groups you can get involved in, but is the time spent good for you on a personal and professional level – and also good for your firm or company for client/customer recruitment
Published on March 14, 2013
Enhancing Your Team-Player Skills
Are you a team player? Here are a few tips for improving your skills when working in a team-based environment.
Published on January 31, 2011
In-Demand Communication Skills
CPAs need to be good communicators. Find out the communication skill sets critical to CPAs and their career growth.
Published on January 28, 2011
Four Pillars of Effective Leadership
True leadership is never based on formal authority. The best business leaders model behavior and leverage informal networks and passive persuasion to harness cross-organization energy and affect positive change. This article discusses four pillars of effective leadership
Published on September 24, 2012
Leadership Academy Sponsor Overview
Leadership Academy Sponsor Overview provides background information on the program, nomination process and guidelines for participating organizations that are nominating a candidate
Published on April 02, 2012
AICPA Young CPA Leadership Academy Application
...the next generation of CPAs with a strong leadership and service ethic. Candidates learn strategies to forge relationships and expand competencies. Both empower them to become leaders within their organizations, communities and the CPA profession
Published on March 06, 2014
10 Steps to Surviving a Firm Merger
...joined your firm or company because you felt a connection to the business. However, due to a merger, you suddenly find yourself working for a very different kind of organization. Here are 10 steps you can take to ensure a solid future
Published on December 14, 2012