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The International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board sets high-quality international standards for auditing, assurance, and quality control that strengthen public confidence in the global profession.
The International Accounting Education Standards Board establishes standards, in the area of professional accounting education, that prescribe technical competence and professional skills, values, ethics, and attitudes.
The International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants sets high-quality, internationally appropriate ethics standards for professional accountants, including auditor independence requirements.
The International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board develops standards, guidance, and resources for use by public sector entities around the world for preparation of general purpose financial statements.
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To help improve the management and operational efficiency of practices, especially small- and medium-sized accountancy practices (SMPs), this area is intended to help those managing practices to address opportunities and challenges; improve their competitiveness, profitability, and sustainability; enhance their expertise, competence, and efficiency; create an environment conducive to the provision of high-quality services; and showcase global best practices and latest practice management techniques. Read More
KPMG Complexity Management
November 14, 2016 - KPMG
Complexity Management offers a new approach to optimizing product and customer profitability. Learn how to better manage complexity challenges.
How to Choose a Cloud Vendor
November 14, 2016 - Journal of Accountancy
This article offers information to help you determine your needs, as well as a set of questions you can use to assess potential cloud vendors.
How to Retain Top Accounting Professionals in a Competitive Environment
November 14, 2016 - CPA Practice Advisor
Tips on how to retain top talent despite the competitive marketplace.
How to Properly Price Accounting Services
November 14, 2016 - Accounting Web
How do you price your services so the price you charge represents the value you create?
A Time of Disruption
November 14, 2016 - CFO.com
Political scenarios aplenty threaten global growth and the fortunes of multinationals.
How Artificial Intelligence Will Impact Accounting
October 26, 2016 - Economia
Artificial intelligence is expected to eliminate many process-driven accounting tasks, but it will also allow accountants to focus more on strategic improvements.
5 Tips for Becoming a Firm of the Future
October 26, 2016 - AICPA Insights
Firms today are looking to strike a balance between growing their practice to keep up with changing times and maintaining the winning attributes that earned them their reputations. Learn how a few strategic moves can help firms embrace change while maintaining their excellence.