Diversity and Inclusion
The AICPA works to encourage and promote diversity & inclusion within the CPA profession and its workforce, as we believe a workplace that is reflective and inclusive of the global communities in which they serve - different people, different cultures, and different perspectives – are greatly positioned to innovatively solve the challenging and complex issues facing clients and the evolving public interest.
Spotlight on Professional Resources
The Inclusion Solutions monthly e-newsletter aggregates news stories on diversity and inclusion, promotes diversity and inclusion best practices and positions the profession as a leader in this area.
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Valuing employees is the key to managing generational differences
Aug 8, 2018Direct reports come from different backgrounds and have generational differences. -More-
Generation Z to have a big effect on the future workplace
Aug 8, 2018The principles of diversity and inclusion aren't going away in today's workplace, particularly for the more than 56 million w -More-
Survey: Some leaders aren't communicating benefits of diversity
Aug 8, 2018Company leaders often fail to explain the financial benefits of diversity to the people they lead, which could sabotage their -More-
Have you checked your biases lately?
Aug 8, 2018Workplace leaders must check any biases they have that could affect how they assess employees for high-performance jobs. -More-
AICPA is committed to providing research to better understand and influence the dynamics of young people who enter and remain in the accounting profession.
Tools and Resources
Assess your firm’s current environment, learn about best practices, and implement action plans. These tools will help firms ensure that diversity and inclusion initiatives are an ongoing part of their company’s culture.
Take advantage of resources that help professionals like you continue to advance in their careers.
Request an Inclusion Champion to speak at your event. Inclusion Champions represent a cohort of CPAs across the country that help foster discussions on diversity and inclusion in the profession.
National Commission on Diversity and Inclusion
A commission formed to serve as champions within the accounting profession proposing strategies to recruit, retain, and advance under-represented minorities in the profession. Learn more about the National Commission on Diversity and Inclusion!