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A great time to reflect, learn [MNCPA]
Get insight and news from MNCPA leadership about the organization and professional issues.

Building better business advisers: Got conferences? [MNCPA]
Take a hollistic approach to employee development when it comes to conferences.

Renewing and reporting is all you [MNCPA]
Learn about important news from the Minnesota Board of Accountancy. Monthly topics include rules, CPE requirements, CPA exam information, licensing, and more.

Succession planning for high-level financial roles [MNCPA]
Executives aren’t always thinking about succession planning. In a Robert Half survey, nearly half (48%) of CFOs polled said they have yet to identify a successor for their position.

Keys to workplace happiness
Happiness at work is something nearly everyone wants, but it can be challenging to achieve.

3 ways new employee surveys can improve retention
Here are three ways that a new employee survey can support and even improve retention. Make sure to ask the right questions and analyze the results for action.

What does the future of the profession look like? [MNCPA]
Get insight and news from MNCPA leadership about the organization and professional issues.

Learning the ropes: A tale of attending client meetings with a mentor
Teaching less experienced staff members how to work client meetings is a win all around for the team.

Corporate CPAs: Choose your certificate status adventure [MNCPA]
Learn about important news from the Minnesota Board of Accountancy. Monthly topics include rules, CPE requirements, CPA exam information, licensing, and more.

Minnesota has a CPA exam ‘gender gap’ [MNCPA]
The gender gap in public accounting is real — and it is a significant problem for the profession.

The 411 on earning 120 by 6/30 [MNCPA]
Learn about important news from the Minnesota Board of Accountancy. Monthly topics include rules, CPE requirements, CPA exam information, licensing, and more.

Advice from managing partners on leadership
If you are a new leader or a seasoned one, here is some advice for you. 

8 questions for entrepreneurial accountants
Ask yourself these eight questions to get your organization on track.

Simplify your life before busy season
You don't want to wait until you're in the thick of tax season to think about how you can simplify everything. You want to be prepared ahead of time and take the time to simplify your life to improve your productivity and provide some peace of mind.

Calculated risks enhance clients' experiences
Changing the structure of the traditional accounting firm also enhances employees' experiences

3 common generational stereotypes
Reconsider what you "know" about your colleagues

How might it be in 2023 and how to get there — part 2
The CPA profession is undergoing the most significant transformation ever in the next five-plus years! This is an exciting time for all of us -- at every level. It is also a time of concern for leaders as they make decisions about their firm's future direction.

6 myths about contracting
Contractors are becoming a bigger part of today's workforce as employers are finding contractors more efficient and better fits for their business cycles.

Do you have enough of the right referral sources to grow a practice?
Is your referral source network as strong as it should be? For many of you, the answer is probably no.

Hiring in a tight labor market
The only thing worse than hiring an employee who doesn't work is having to go through the process all over again. This is especially true in the current labor market, where demand for talent is high, and the number of people able to "fit the bill" is more limited.

How might it be in 2023 and how to get there
Our CPA profession will undergo the most significant disruption and transformation ever during the next five-plus years! Take a moment to think about that statement. This is an exciting time for all of us -- at every level. It is also a time of concern for leaders as they make decisions about their firm's future direction.

Companies supporting CPAs [MNCPA]
It’s a simple story, and one that you’ve heard countless times. Heck, it’s one you can relate to.

Going full throttle [MNCPA]
Get insight and news from MNCPA leadership about the organization and professional issues.

Unlocking creativity with discipline [MNCPA]
You may think creativity and accounting mix as well as oil and water. But, what if I told you that your performance and business could improve by strengthening your creative mind?

MNCPA Perspectives blog posts

Discovering unexpected gifts in candid conversations
One of the most rewarding parts of my job is attending MNCPA events and meeting new people. I greatly enjoy having conversations with members...

Membership: A transition resource that's just right
Transition is where excitement happens and risk peaks. Whether it’s in business, sports or personal milestones, a transition is a tricky thing to...

From permits to press: Remembering why you're a member
I’m coming up on my 14-year work anniversary at the MNCPA (I clearly started when I was 16). Joking aside, this past year has been one of the most...

The power of personal connections
Networking is hard for me. It doesn't come naturally. I marvel at people who can converse on a wide range of subjects and easily form connections...

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Saving 50% just makes cents, right? But the savings don’t stop there. Keep an extra $20-100 in your pocket on most seminars, conferences and webinars when you join the MNCPA. That’s in addition to members-only access to online resources, career tools and networking opportunities. 

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