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The CPA Center of Excellence® is the home for CPAs and service professionals with an excellence mindset. We specialize in developing vital business skills and high-impact talent management and human resources practices for professional service providers, especially CPAs. We know that today's top CPAs are already technical experts: we're here to guide them to higher level success in the areas of skills like critical thinking, communications, leadership and decision-making. Whether you are just starting out in your career, you manage the people at your firm, or your a lone CPA inside a larger organization, we are here to help you pursue excellence, built on a foundation of competency-based learning and collaboration.

What We’re Reading – 5/24/2017

What We’re Reading – 5/24/2017

May 24, 2017

This week’s recommended reading and listening on leadership, ethics, innovation, and persuasion.    Innovation is one of many keys to success in any business, but its potential rests on how much that business is willing to embrace it. How much does your company value innovation?  https://www.entrepreneur.com/article/294126   In this interview, Kim Scott, New York Times … Read More

What We’re Reading – 5/17/2017

What We’re Reading – 5/17/2017

May 17, 2017

  This week’s recommended reading and listening on authenticity, leadership and education.    “Many of us feel at times as if we are impersonating a leader rather than working out what it means to be ourselves in a position of leadership.” Learn how to go beyond imitation, and become a more authentic leader in your … Read More

What We’re Reading – 5/10/2017

What We’re Reading – 5/10/2017

May 10, 2017

This week’s recommended reading on technology, leadership, and relationship-building.    Advances in machine learning and AI are leading to a situation where finance must embrace new technology. Although many CFOs have reservations on its use, automation could prove to be a valuable resource and help shift the CFO’s focus back to strategic thinking.  http://daily.financialexecutives.org/ai-machine-learning-financial-management-qa-intaccts-aaron-harris/    … Read More