There’s a preconception that the accounting industry is very “traditional.” And in many ways, that’s a positive; good accounting traditions help keep our world running, like filing taxes and supporting small businesses. And accountants are the heroes who make those important traditions happen! 💪
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Gretchen Pisano sat down, metaphorically, with Botkeeper’s Jody Padar to examine uncertainty as it relates to the intimate relationship between CPA and client. At this stage in the COVID-19 trajectory, fear and anxiety are transforming otherwise level-headed decision makers into erratic, uncertain, paralyzed citizens.
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As your accounting firm makes adjustments and settles into a new normal—at least for the next few weeks while COVID-19 remains a serious threat—it can be hard for firm leaders and managers to maintain status quo. You’re used to face-to-face meetings, casual chats around the water cooler or coffee pot, and impromptu Q&A when complex client issues arise.
But all that’s changed, which means your leadership style will likely need to change, too.