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6/15/2018

Introverts and extroverts have different work styles. Learn about each group's preferences for collaboration, communication and idea generation to improve relationships with co-workers.

6/15/2018

Creating content can be a great way to make a name for yourself on the job. CPA and blogger Chris Wittich shares his best advice for getting started.

6/15/2018

Technology offers great benefits to the accounting profession, such as the potential to automate rote tasks. However, these advances create risk that needs to be managed properly.

6/15/2018

Schulz was head of corporate development, strategy, and mergers and acquisitions. He joined the Volkswagen subsidiary last year.

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6/15/2018

Russian Railways, the Moscow Metro and other organizations offered training ahead of the World Cup to teach employees to smile more. Westerners tend to think Russians unfriendly because they smile infrequently, psychologist Elnara Mustafina says.

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6/14/2018

What is internal audit's role when the organization is picking up the pieces of a significant risk management failure? "The circumstances of each debacle dictate the particular role internal audit plays," writes Richard Chambers, IIA president and CEO. Chambers presents a few preventive and reactive roles to consider.

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6/14/2018

The first steps to take in a crisis include gathering the facts and committing to telling the truth internally and then externally, writes David Grossman. "No matter how successful the leader, there is one common truth -- communication is a learned skill," he writes.

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6/14/2018

Ted Sarenski, CPA/PFS, discusses 2018 changes to Social Security and much more, including claiming strategies, spousal benefits and what might happen to the program in the future.

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6/14/2018

Audit data analytics provide an opportunity for auditors to provide more value to clients. But first, firms need to let clients tell them what kind of insights would be helpful.

6/14/2018

Preretirees should discuss their plans with adult children, especially if the children still require financial support. Other issues to discuss include estate plans and important documents.

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