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6 Ideas to Save Money on Continuing Professional Education

6 Ideas to Save Money on Continuing Professional Education

Continuing professional education is an essential part of being a successful professional. However, it can be expensive to stay up-to-date on the latest developments in your field.  Here are 6 ideas that could help you save money on continuing professional education...

How to Stay on Track While Taking CPE Courses and Working Full-Time

How to Stay on Track While Taking CPE Courses and Working Full-Time

CPE courses are essential for accountants who want to keep their licenses up-to-date. Taking these courses can be difficult when you also have a full-time job. But, it's possible with some effort.  Here are 6 ideas to help you balance working full-time and taking CPE...

The 7 Most Important Accounting Certifications to Get Now

The 7 Most Important Accounting Certifications to Get Now

If you're taking CPE courses as an Accountant to level up and advance your career but don't have a certification, you could be missing out on a considerable part of the CPE experience. Having certifications will show that you're knowledgeable about other accounting...

Why Online CPE is the Future of Accounting Professionals

Why Online CPE is the Future of Accounting Professionals

The accounting profession has been evolving for a long time. In the not-so-distant past, accountants learned while on the job and learned from mentors in their firms. But now, those days are over. To be successful as an accountant, you need more than technical...

Think About CPE Like an Investment in Your Accounting Career

Think About CPE Like an Investment in Your Accounting Career

When it comes to CPE, accountants are in a tough spot. Unlike other professionals who have the luxury of choosing when to complete CPE, CPAs are tasked with getting their credits within a certain time period or risk losing their certification. This is problematic for...

How to Use What You’ve Learned From Your CPE

How to Use What You’ve Learned From Your CPE

Accountants are more than number crunchers. You're often tasked with finding new opportunities to grow your company or department. One of the best ways to do that is by learning from CPE courses. But, it's not enough to learn. You also need to apply what you've...

The Top 5 Continuing Education Topics for CPAs

The Top 5 Continuing Education Topics for CPAs

CPAs are constantly having to take continuing education courses not only to keep up with changes in the field, but to maintain their licenses. According to the AICPA, they must complete a minimum of 120 hours of education every three years to maintain their...

CPE Course Planning for 2022: What You Need to Know

CPE Course Planning for 2022: What You Need to Know

Mapping out your CPE courses in 2022 is one way to help you stay on top of the changes happening in accounting. Accountants and CPAs should keep up with the changes in the industry. This is especially important for those accountants and CPAs working in public...

Understanding Yellow Book

Understanding Yellow Book

For those working on governmental audits, the ‘Yellow Book’ is used to perform much of the audit.  The Yellow Book is the Government Accounting Office’s manual of Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS).  It is published annually and it contains all...

COVID-19 CPE Topics

COVID-19 CPE Topics

Continuing professional education (CPE) sponsors have developed many courses to assist in educating certified public accountants on the many COVID-19 accounting issues.  This blog post will cover some of the types of courses that could be beneficial to those...