AICPA Association News

Improving consistency and transparency in fair value measurements

BusIndNews | May 17, 2017

Enhance the quality of your fair value measurements by using the performance framework launched with the AICPA's Certified in Entity and Intangible ValuationsTM (CEIVTM) credential program. The framework provides uniform guidance on the level of documentation necessary to substantiate fair value measurements for financial reporting.

Help keep CPA candidates informed

BusIndNews | May 17, 2017

Thousands of candidates have sat for the CPA Exam since the updated version launched last month. A lot has changed with the exam, and it's important to make sure candidates have the right strategy and most accurate information to help them prepare. Candidates are encouraged to rely on the essential resources provided by the AICPA as they begin their exam journey. Those resources include the CPA Exam Blueprints, tutorial and sample tests, as well as the recently released 2017 CPA Exam Booklet.

New CGMA Webcast: Are Budgets Still Relevant? -- June 20 at 11 a.m. ET

BusIndNews | May 17, 2017

Volatility and uncertainty are inherent in today's business environment, so how useful are very detailed annual budgets? The answer is, not much, but that does not mean that budgeting is a waste of time. In this webcast, David Axson, global lead of Accenture's CFO Strategies practice, will describe how organizations are transforming their budget processes to remain relevant. Register here.

New CGMA webcast on Two Soft Skills for Your Success -- May 24 at 11 a.m. ET

BusIndNews | May 17, 2017

Join Deborah Shames and Sally Phillips for an exclusive CGMA webcast on procuring two key soft skills for your success. During the session, Deborah Shames will share practical techniques for effective presentations, and Sally Phillips will provide tips and considerations on how to successfully engage and manage difficult conversations. CGMA designation holders receive a 20% discount. Register here.

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