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Human capital

About this topic

Managing and addressing the needs of your clients and firm requires a broad range of competencies. These learning resources are designed to help you understand the knowledge and skills necessary to support the management of and manage a firm practice.

How implementing value pricing can help your staff get more done

This article discusses how value pricing can help staff get more done because billing by the hour can remove incentives to work efficiently.

Article Firm operations Foundational

How firms find skilled staff during a hiring boom

In order to appeal to CPAs who have the right skills, firms need to take different approaches to market themselves.

Article Human capital Foundational

Rethinking retention

This article discusses the importance of staff retention and how employers need to rethink the ways that they approach retention.

Article Talent retention Foundational

ESOPs help some CPA firms with retention, succession

This article discussed how, in the right situation, an ESOP can lead to greater engagement and morale among a firm's staff members.

Article Talent retention Foundational

How CPA firms are evolving to meet Millennials’ desires

​Companies are looking at ways to recruit and retain Millennial employees and focusing on a number of criteria their employees are requesting. This article explores...

Article Talent recruitment Foundational

How to deal with dysfunctional people at work

Is your organization disrupted by bullying or other damaging behaviors? This article shares 6 strategies for taking a stand.

Article Influence Intermediate

3 ‘must-haves’ for retaining top talent

This article discusses the things that great people must have to be engaged and to build a career at your firm.

Article Talent retention Intermediate

2016 AICPA PCPS/ CPA.com National MAP Survey Special Report for Firms with Under $5M in Revenue

This 2016 survey report provides data to help you focus on areas of improvement, create your firm's strategic goals and maximize your firm's overall performance. It...

Publication Strategic planning Intermediate

Management of an Accounting Practice On Track

This calendar scheduling tool serves as a virtual firm administrator, helping practitioners efficiently manage monthly, quarterly and annual administrative duties.

Publication Strategic planning Intermediate

Management of an Accounting Practice eHandbook

The MAP eHandbook is a valuable practice management resource, offering best practice advice regarding employee compensation and benefits, staffing, disaster recovery,...

Publication Strategic planning Foundational

How firms can close the gender gap

This article discusses there are six major challenges organizations need to address to close the gender gap.

Article Human capital Foundational

Attract millennial talent with social responsibility

This article discusses considerations for deploying and improving a corporate social responsibility (CSR) program.

Article Talent retention Intermediate