Adapting Your Skills for a Post-2020 World, the New Data-Driven CPA and Shifts to Automation
According to The Impact of COVID-19 on the Finance Function Survey by the Institute of Management Accountants, the priorities of the accounting team are shifting, with an increased focus on risk management, data-driven decision-making and automating manual processes.
Join us for a panel with top accounting experts on how accountants need to evolve their skill set to be an accounting superhero. We discuss:
- Job security, with continued education including CPA digital and data-driven changes, CPE requirements, and employer support for upskilling/reskilling.
- Top financial skills required to stay relevant in a post-COVID-19 world, such as risk management, cost management and cash forecasting.
- Shifting priorities and marketplace disruption, how accounting firms are competing by increasing their focus on automating workflows, AI and data analytics.