NewsFlash Aug. 22, 2013
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Guide the Future of the FICPA
The FICPA Committee on Nominations currently is seeking volunteers for nomination to the 2014-15 Executive Committee, Board of Governors, AICPA Council and Standing Committees.
The Aug. 31 application deadline is fast approaching! Take advantage of your chance to lead – apply today!
Have We Made You Smile?
We have the honor of serving one of the most commendable occupations on earth. At the FICPA, nothing makes us smile more than to hear how we’ve helped our members.
We invite you to inspire CPAs in our state and strengthen the organization by submitting your testimonial on our website with the link below. If you’d like to add your photo, look for the upload tool on the submission page. Have a video testimonial? Great – just provide us with your video’s YouTube URL.
If you need ideas, check out the great testimonials our members have already submitted at the Read Testimonials link below.
Coming Soon: Online Education with LearnLinx CPE
Your busy schedule can make earning 80 credits difficult. That’s why we’re launching LearnLinx CPE, the FICPA’s library of online continuing education. You’ll be able to choose when and where to take your choice of online courses, including OnDemand, webinars and webcasts – all at a discounted, members-only price.
Link up to the online CPE sessions you need at the intersection of convenience and affordability – coming soon!
AICPA Offers Free Whitepaper on Top Firm Issues
The AICPA’s 2013 PCPS CPA Firm Top Issues Commentary reports the results of a recent survey of a range of practitioners, in firms of different sizes, about critical challenges they face.
Top issues for small firms:
Top issues for mid-size firms:
Top issues for firms with 21 or more professionals:
28th Annual Accounting Show®
Our bigger, better brochure for the Annual Accounting Show® will rock your mailbox this week! With it, you can:
We know our list of uses for the brochure isn’t complete – that’s your cue. Join us on Twitter @FICPA and share your ideas with us using hashtag #AnnualShowFICPA! To view the brochure online, click the link below.
Join us in Ft. Lauderdale and Rock the Show!
University of South Florida Accounting Conference
Where can you get the best possible CPE and grow your network with like-minded professionals? At the University of South Florida Accounting Conference. Join us Oct. 24-25 at the Tampa Airport Marriott to get the education and experience you’re looking for.
Take a look at our featured session: Gambling with Your Internal Controls (1 AA) with Kirk Khan, CPA, CISA, QSA and Danielle Kucera, CPA. Come take an interactive look at the risks that companies must consider when performing risk assessments that relate to financial reporting. Together, Khan and Kucera have more than 24 years of experience in the industry as leading innovators. Come learn from the gurus of accounting and auditing!
Register today to take advantage of member exclusive early-bird pricing. Attend both conference days for only $420. Reserve your seat today to save up to $55!
The Auto-Complete feature has been around since Outlook 2003, and for good reason – it works, and saves time while sending email. When you start typing in the To, Blind Carbon Copy (BCC), or Carbon Copy (CC) fields, it will suggest an email address from your contact list. It should be enabled by default, but if it isn’t, here’s how to turn it on.
Turn On Auto-complete in Outlook
On another note, if your address book gets clogged with tons of old contacts, you might want to clear it and start over. Or, you easily can delete individual entries by clicking the “X” next to the contact name that pops up.
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