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Quiz: Are You Current With Succession Planning Best Practices?

If you consider yourself a CAO, CFO or business leader, you have probably considered succession planning or may even have a strategy in place. Adhering to best practices in succession planning helps to ensure that your company keeps running smoothly even after you, or members of your leadership team, retire or move on to other opportunities. But realistically, how much do you know about the process, and what more do you need to learn?

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Finance And Accounting Jobs Report: July 2014

Jobs Report Summary For The Finance and Accounting Industry. Based on the BLS report with June 2014 data.   The Bureau of Labor Statistics recently released that June added 288,000 jobs to the workforce, which is a substantial increase to what economists predicted. The unemployment rate dropped from a 6.3% to a 6.1%, the lowest it’s been since September 2008. Over the past five months, the economy has added over 200,000 jobs month over month.

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Fees, Guidelines, and Essentials: Get Caught Up On The Latest In PPACA Compliance

  The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act changed the healthcare landscape forever, and there are many aspects of the law that are still changing today. To help keep you up to speed — and in compliance — we’ve put together a list of the most critical updates that you need to know. New fees for employers The PPACA mandates two fees for employers — transitional reinsurance program fees and patient-centered outcome research fees.

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Public vs. Private Accounting

When deciding to work in either public or private accounting, it’s important to consider both professional and personal pros and cons. While both involve crunching numbers and drinking copious amounts of coffee, these two types of accounting are completely different worlds. Depending on your personality and work-style, one may be better for you. (And when you’re ready, we can help!

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Craft Day at Children’s Hospital Colorado

This Thanksgiving, Accounting Principals decided to highlight Children’s Hospital Colorado for their incredible impact on the state of Colorado. As part of our efforts, we wrote a blog post that detailed an upcoming children’s craft event to coincide with our holiday donation. On November 21st our local Denver branch headed over to Children’s Colorado for an afternoon of Thanksgiving themed crafts and fun. Upon arrival, our Denver office presented a check to Children’s Hospital Colorado!

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Job Search Tips for Veterans

Making the transition from military personnel to accounting and finance professional can be quite the challenge. Unfortunately, many employers outweigh the so-called “risks” of hiring a veteran with the many benefits. Finding an employer that can appreciate your experiences can be tough. Veterans who have served any time since September 2001 are facing an unemployment rate of 12.7%. (Labor Department)   Don’t be part of this statistic!

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