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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Creating harmony in a cross-generational workforce
Jun 13, 2018Members of different generations may bring their own perspectives and expectations to the workplace, which can be a source of -More-
Gender bias shows up in the words evaluators use
Jun 13, 2018An analysis of military performance evaluations reveals that men and women are often described in different terms. -More-
CEOs see value in flexible work arrangements
Jun 13, 2018Top executives say that providing flexible work arrangements such as telecommuting improves recruitment efforts, but research -More-
How black female execs address "intersectional invisibility"
Jun 13, 2018Black female executives, who are part of two demographic groups that are often underrepresented at the highest levels of comp -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!