Learn why your career won't be linear, why it's important to try something new, and why failing won't be fatal. Caleb Newquist (Going Concern) went from public accounting to writing on the internet. Today he's the editor-in-chief of one of the largest accounting industry news sites in the world, and he shares what he's learned along the way. Then, I'll tell you about the hidden risks of staying at your current job too long. All in this episode of Abacus. Let’s Go!
How to plan your escape from the 9-5. The Lifestyle Accountant stops by tell us about mini-retirements, simplifying his life, and what it's like to work with clients entirely online. Then, I'll tell you about a simple way to increase your focus and waste less mental energy every day. All in this episode of Abacus. Let’s Go!
Suffering From Burnout in Public Accounting? Stress & resilience coach Paula Davis-Laack opens up about a topic that's still taboo in the accounting industry, especially during busy season. Learn how to recognize and deal with burnout. Then, in today's coaching note, I'll tell you about an easy way to gain more free time and reduce stress when you're putting in long hours at the office. All in this episode of Abacus. Let’s Go!
There's a lot more to an accounting career than tax/audit. Ever wondered what your career options are? Discover new and unique career paths with me as I find accountants with cool jobs and ask them to tell you all about it. Today Andrew Rosen works with almost every major Radio and TV station in the country. Find out how he got there, and the lessons he learned along the way. All in this episode of Abacus. Let’s Go!
What will the firm of 2025 look like? Accounting futurist Chris Hooper (Accodex, Going Concern, TEDx) stops by to share his vision for the future of accounting. Hear why Chris took his first accounting job (hint: not because he loved accounting), and the single best way for accounting students to start your careers off right. All in this episode of Abacus. Let’s Go!
Think your job is safe from technology changes? Author, speaker, and small firm CEO Jody Padar shares her vision of the radical ways technology will change the accounting profession. Learn how you can stand out and thrive in times of technology change, and how to avoid becoming obsolete. All in this episode of Abacus. Let’s go!
Research shows that happiness is largely dependent on whether or not our expectations are met. If I promise you $500, but only gave you $50 you'll be furious. But if I promised you $10 and then gave you $50 you're thrilled. With this in mind I’ll begin by telling you exactly what to expect for the first 3-5 years of your ... Read More