Strategy

Practice

Accounting firms look globally to serve clients locally

Part 2 of a two-part series on accounting firms providing value-added service
Practice

Why accountants are discussing global trends with clients

Part I: Accounting firms see broader scope as a value-added service
Business

U.S.-Canada trade under Trudeau minority governments: Then and now

Ignoring trade policywould be a mistake for the Trudeau minority government
Profession

Canadian accountants launch new CPA ad campaign

CPA advertising builds on previous branding campaigns
Management

Canadian CFOs reveal most outrageous expense report claims

Fun survey findings from Robert Half Management Resources
Partner Posts

Why this IT company embraced expense management digital solutions

ABM Integrated Solutions’ experience shows the potential of digital transformation in accounting to have a positive ripple effect.
Business

Media content future belongs to video gamers, says Deloitte

Opportunities for accountants as video gaming hits critical mass
Partner Posts

How finance teams harness real-time data through ERP software

CFOs are changing outdated views by modernizing the finance function
Partner Posts

How spend management solutions transformed finance at Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts

Expense reporting helps the luxury hospitality company focus on the guest experience.
Management

Pamela Steer, FCPA, FCA, named Canada’s CFO of the Year

CFO steers Ontario Workplace Safety and Insurance Board past controversy
Business

Federal budget: Most government programs fail but there are strategies for success

Public sector project management lessons from Professor Andrew Graham
Business

Canadian CEOs look inward for growth amid global challenges

2019 PwC Canada survey Evolve or Dissolve on economic growth concerns
Management

Finalists announced for chief financial officer award

Canada's CFO of the Year™ Award honours senior financial executives, CPAs
Partner Posts

How digital solutions turned finance from cost to profit at Sleep Country

The impact of digital transformation on accounting and finance teams
Business

Big Four propel Canadian consulting market into global top 10

Canada ranks highly in consulting talent and spending in global market report
Partner Posts

How to go paperless in finance and save your company money

The numbers alone are a compelling reason to make changes — especially to the sharp-pencilled crew who crunch them for a living.
Career

New UTM Master of Forensic Accounting Program stands out globally

University of Toronto Mississauga MFAcc degree gives forensic accountants the tools to catch modern-age white-collar crime, says Len Brooks, FCPA, FCA
Career

Why ambitious corporate accountants should extend their role beyond finance

The role of the CFO is changing. Now is the time to forge your externally facing role
Business

The Final Chapter of Sears Canada: Financials, Bankruptcy

Jeff Buckstein takes a last look at the reasons behind the retailer's demise
Business

How the digital age drove Sears Canada into bankruptcy

Sears Canada paid a hefty price by being late to the online retail game
Business

Why did Sears Canada go bankrupt?

A retailer stuck in the past. A strategy that did not work. A liquidation that never had to happen?
Management

Business Analytics for Chartered Professional Accountants

Guest blogger David Elsner on the growing role of data analytics in business
Technology

Five internal controls to prevent a MacEwan phishing fraud

These basic internal accounting controls could have easily stopped a $12m fraud says CPA professor
Management

Forecasting: Why accountants should get it approximately right

The King of KPIs, David Parmenter, on fast, not perfect, forecasting
Management

The five mistakes accounting leaders make in setting KPIs

The King of KPIs, David Parmenter, says KPIs often fail to deliver on their potential